Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence highlights GAC’s corporate social responsibility

Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence highlights GAC’s corporate social responsibility
GAC Dubai Managing Director Ronald Lichtenecker accepts the 2017 Chairman’s Award for HSSE Excellence from its founder, GAC Group Executive Chairman Björn Engblom. Prize money for safety and environmental initiative will support efforts to beat hunger Dubai, UAE, 17 May 2018 – The GAC Group’s...
May 17th, 2018 | Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR | Read More

AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards

AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards
Jack Zhou, AAL (Left) receiving the award from Patrick Lam, Yantian International Container Terminals (Right) May 17, 2018 – AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo’ at the prestigious 2018 Asian Freight,...
May 17th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Norsepower wins prestigious WWF 2018 Climate Solver Award

Norsepower wins prestigious WWF 2018 Climate Solver Award
24mx4m Norsepower Rotor Sail successfully installed onboard the Viking Grace. Wind-assisted propulsion technology company is the only honouree from the shipping sector in the Nordic awards HELSINKI – 16 May 2018: Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low-maintenance, software operated, and data...
May 16th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Climate, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Winners from inaugural Seafarers Awards announced by The Mission to Seafarers

Winners from inaugural Seafarers Awards announced by The Mission to Seafarers
l to r: Capt Rajesh Unni, Jan Webber, Capt Rob Walker, Enver Bilgi (Zenith Maritime – on behalf of Servet Akturk), The Reverend Canon Andrew Wright, Vijay Rangroo (MTM Ship Management), Marlon Roño (on behalf of Capt Jonathan Adriatico) Awards recognise seafarers, shore-based staff, volunteers...
May 15th, 2018 | Awards, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

The crew of Sodebo Ultim’ wins Nice UltiMed!

The crew of Sodebo Ultim’ wins Nice UltiMed!
The winners ,the crew of Sodebo Ultim’ ©Jean-Marie Liot / A.S.O Crossing the finish line off Rauba Capeù at 13 hours 59 minutes 28 seconds French time, the crew of Sodebo Ultim’ has taken the win in the main event of the Nice UltiMed after 3 days, 57 minutes and 28 seconds of racing, after a breathtaking...
May 5th, 2018 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Thome Wins Seatrade Maritime CSR Awards Asia

Thome Wins Seatrade Maritime CSR Awards Asia
Olav Nortun, CEO of the Thome Group, accepting the CSR Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia The Thome Group has won the Corporate Social Responsibility award at the 2018 Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia.     The judging panel were impressed with the variety of different ways in which the company encouraged its...
May 4th, 2018 | Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Shipmanagement | Read More

The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society has retired

The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society has retired
In recognition of her dedicated service to the charity, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent presented Ann with a certificate at Sailors’ Society’s 200th anniversary service The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society, has retired yesterday ...
May 4th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award
Fracino founder in final line up of lifetime achievement award Fracino founder in final line up for lifetime achievement award  Frank Maxwell, founder of exporter Fracino – who has been instrumental in powering the Birmingham espresso coffee machine manufacturer to a global brand – is up...
May 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

Marine Towing of Tampa awarded industry First Sub M Certification

Marine Towing of Tampa awarded industry First Sub M Certification
Industry leaders use Helm CONNECT to earn First Certificate of Inspection (COI) issued under new Coast Guard regulations for towing vessels Tampa Bay –  Leading harbor towage operator Marine Towing of Tampa earned an industry first on April 20th, when its 86.7 foot, 4200 hp towing vessel Endeavor became...
May 1st, 2018 | Awards, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Spetsiot Heroine Bouboulina’s posthumous award well deserved

Spetsiot Heroine Bouboulina’s posthumous award well deserved
.. It was about time – nearly two centuries, after 193 years  from her death, the Spetsiot heroine of the Greek War of Independence in 1821 to be awarded the rank of vice-admiral! John Faraclas writes: A very timely move by Greece’s ministry of National Defence  to honour the first Greek patriot...
April 28th, 2018 | Awards, Military, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Maria Tsakos TCM Academy receives Certificate as Approved Training Provider by Lloyd’s Register

Maria Tsakos TCM Academy receives Certificate as Approved Training Provider by Lloyd’s Register
On Tuesday the 3rd of April 2018, at the Auditorium of Macedonia Megaron of Tsakos Group in Kallithea, the award ceremony of MARIA TSAKOS ACADEMY Chios Branch by Lloyd’s Register as Approved Training Provider took place. Present at the event were from Lloyd’s Register, Mr John Iakovou, Marine...
April 27th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies | Read More

FUGRO’S award-winning expertise at OTC 2018 includes novel hurricane modelling

FUGRO’S award-winning expertise at OTC 2018 includes novel hurricane modelling
Fugro is making its mark on the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) this year with 14 presentations in the technical programme. Involving 32 of its global experts, Fugro is taking part in six conference sessions throughout the show as presenter or collaborator, and for one session, provides the chairperson....
April 26th, 2018 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Weather | Read More

ClassNK Electronic Certificate System wins Technical Innovation Award at Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 201

ClassNK Electronic Certificate System wins Technical Innovation Award at Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 201
(Pictured, centre) Tetsuya Hayashi, Regional Manager of Southeast Asia and Oceania, ClassNK Singapore – Leading classification society ClassNK received the Technical Innovation Award at Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2018 held at Marina Bay Sands, of Singapore on 25 April for developing and introducing...
April 26th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events | Read More

Crowley Named a Healthiest Company in America for Fifth Straight Year

Crowley Named a Healthiest Company in America for Fifth Straight Year
.. (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; April 25, 2018) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. has been honored for the fifth straight year as one of the Healthiest Companies in America by Interactive Health, a national leader for personalized wellness solutions. Crowley is among 184 companies nationally that received the...
April 25th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Health and Safety | Read More

Nautical Institute wins Excellence in Export award

Nautical Institute wins Excellence in Export award
Captain John Lloyd FNI with members of the NI and TestReach at the 2018 International e-Assessment Awards The Nautical Institute has been named the winner of the Excellence in Export award in the 2018 annual e-Assessment Awards. The awards honour organisations that seek to innovate in the way examinations...
April 24th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Winners announced at International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards in Geneva

Winners announced at International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards in Geneva
Greg Vines, ILO Deputy Director-General for Management & Reform Last night, the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) revealed the 2018 winners of its prestigious International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards at a high-profile ceremony in Geneva.  The awards honour...
April 24th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Health and Safety, ILO, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

IMarEST Chief Executive shortlisted for Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award

IMarEST Chief Executive shortlisted for Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award
… David Loosley, Chief Executive of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology, has been shortlisted for this year’s memcom Louis Armstrong CEO Leadership Award. Arguably the most prestigious award for an individual within the professional associations sector, the Louis Armstrong...
April 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Awards, IMarEST | Read More

UK Caribbean shipping agency receives prestigious Queen’s Award

UK Caribbean shipping agency receives prestigious Queen’s Award
Kestrel Liner Agencies Chief Executive, Andy Thorne Kestrel Liner Agencies, the Caribbean region’s go-to shipping agency and gateway to the rest of the world, has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award For International Trade 2018. The Award recognises Kestrel’s rapid growth over...
April 23rd, 2018 | Awards, Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Ship Agencies | Read More

The IMRF Launches 2018 Awards & Calls for Nominations

The IMRF Launches 2018 Awards & Calls for Nominations
… The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) has launched the IMRF Awards 2018 and is calling for nominations and entries from around the world. The Awards are unique, in that they were specifically established to recognise and reward the selfless efforts of search and rescue (SAR) operators...
April 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Enter the Dredging and Port Construction Awards 2018

Enter the Dredging and Port Construction Awards 2018
Namrata Nadkarni, Dredging and Port Construction, Managing Editor The event, which will provide a platform to promote innovation, efficiency and sustainability in the sector, will be part of the official CEDA – IADC Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure Conference programme. This is a special year,...
April 20th, 2018 | Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Naval Dome wins intelligence award for its maritime cyber protection system

Naval Dome wins intelligence award for its maritime cyber protection system
“The award raise awareness of the importance of protecting ship systems from a cyber-attack,” said Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela, pictured right Naval Dome’s Maritime Cyber Protection System (MCPS) received the renowned Marine Intelligence prize last night during the Marine Propulsion Awards and gala...
April 18th, 2018 | Awards, Safety and Security | Read More

Abu Dhabi Ports launch NEESHAN Awards to recognise best practice excellence in Health, Safety and Environment

Abu Dhabi Ports launch NEESHAN Awards to recognise best practice excellence in Health, Safety and Environment
From the Abu Dhabi Ports NEESHAN Awards ceremony – Awards aim to recognise the best practices and initiatives introduced by internal departments, individuals, customers and partners – Abu Dhabi–UAE, 14 April 2018: In line with Abu Dhabi Ports’ commitment to promote adoption of international...
April 14th, 2018 | Awards, Health and Safety, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Lawrence Waterman receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Lawrence Waterman receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Lawrence Waterman (on the left) receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Tim Else Director of Western Business Publishing Lawrence Waterman, OBE, Chairman of the British Council, has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to health and safety at the Safety and Health...
April 12th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

Celebrating health and safety heroes

Celebrating health and safety heroes
Sophie Harwood receiviing the Young Health & Safety Champion Award 201 Health and Safety Champions, Employee Wellbeing Initiatives and Health and Safety Innovations are shortlisted for International Safety Awards 2018 Recognising individual contributions to keeping workers and workplaces healthy...
April 9th, 2018 | Awards, Health and Safety, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Industry sector winners of the International Safety Awards 2018 are shortlisted

Industry sector winners of the International Safety Awards 2018 are shortlisted
International Safety Awards 2017 Distinction winners The British Safety Council has announced the names of organisations shortlisted for the Sector Awards of the International Safety Awards 2018 The winners in each of nine Sector Award categories will be announced by Lawrence Waterman, Chair of Trustees,...
March 19th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Safety and Security | Read More