Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

DNV GL & ARCADIA: Best PSC performance award to the vessel AEGEAN POWER

DNV GL & ARCADIA: Best PSC performance award to the vessel AEGEAN POWER
l to r: George Teriakidis (DNV GL), Ioannis Loizos (DNV GL), Capt. D. Mattheou (Arcadia), and I.oannis Chiotopoulos (DNV GL), Mr. A. Pagalos (DNV GL) AEGEAN POWER was built by Samsung Heavy Industries at Korea under DNV class, with class assignment date 5th April 2007, and the vessel has remained in...
February 8th, 2017 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Tankers | Read More

Piraeus Propeller Club’s 2017 Vassilopitta ceremony and scholarship awards

Piraeus Propeller Club’s 2017 Vassilopitta ceremony and scholarship awards
The Vassilopitta blessing The Piraeus affiliate of the International Propeller Club of the US held its 2017 Vassilopitta ceremony for 2017 at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens on Sunday the 22nd January 2017. More than 190 guests attended the event which with the cake cutting and the blessing...
February 8th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

Seafarers’ House to honor Princess Cruises’ Jan Swartz at 2017 Golden Compass Gala

Seafarers’ House to honor Princess Cruises’ Jan Swartz at 2017 Golden Compass Gala
  Jan Swartz FEBRUARY 6, 2017 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Jan Swartz, group president of Princess Cruises and Carnival Australia, has been selected as recipient of the Seafarers’ House International Golden Compass Award for 2017. The award is given each year to those who have achieved distinction...
February 6th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Cruise Industry, Events, HR | Read More

2017 SMART4SEA Conference & Awards addressed key smart shipping challenges

2017 SMART4SEA Conference & Awards addressed key smart shipping challenges
The 2017 SMART4SEA Conference & Awards, a PRO BONO event, successfully concluded on Tuesday 31st of January 2017 in Eugenides Foundation, Athens attracting 460 delegates from 15 countries representing a total of 240 organizations. Sixteen (16) global experts presented key smart shipping challenges...
February 6th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The University of the Aegean on the top of the national list

The University of the Aegean on the top of the national list
External periodic evaluation: the University of the Aegean on the top of the national list Following the announcement by the Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency (HQA)*, of the results of the external periodic evaluation of the 22 Greek public universities http://www.hqa.gr/en/insteval-reports.php...
February 2nd, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Education and Training, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Story of the Month | Read More

Mersey Maritime announces finalists in Industry Awards

Mersey Maritime announces finalists in Industry Awards
Chris Shirling Rooke of MLE The finalists of the 2017 Mersey Maritime Industry Awards (MMIAs) have been announced. The winners will be revealed at a prestigious black tie dinner that will have a Ministerial presence and promises to bring together the best of the maritime industry right across the Maritime,...
February 1st, 2017 | Associations, Awards | Read More

IMO seeks nominations for 2017 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea

IMO seeks nominations for 2017 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea
Do you know of a worthy recipient for the 2017 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea? IMO is looking for nominations relating to exceptional acts of bravery performed at sea between 1 March 2016 and 28 February 2017. The nomination form can be submitted by a UN Member State, intergovernmental...
January 30th, 2017 | Awards, Health and Safety, IMO, Organisations, Safety and Security | Read More

Prestigious award for Poole Quay Boat Haven

Prestigious award for Poole Quay Boat Haven
Poole Quay Boat Haven wins Marina of the Year award For the second year running Poole Quay Boat Haven has picked up one of the marine industry’s most prestigious awards.  It beat off competition from 40 marinas around the UK to be named as UK Coastal Marina of the Year 2017 (under 250 berths) by...
January 26th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Marinas, People and Places, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

TT Club Presents European Logistics Award at BIFA Ceremony

TT Club Presents European Logistics Award at BIFA Ceremony
Dave Gladen (centre) of Delamonde Group receives the European Logistics Award from Mike Yarwood of sponsors TT Club, with event host Sharon Davies London, 24th January, 2017 – At the British International Freight Association (BIFA) Annual Awards Lunch in London on 19thJanuary, the global freight...
January 24th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, P and I Clubs | Read More

Top marks for UK freight forwarders

Top marks for UK freight forwarders
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA) – www.bifa.org – has revealed the winners of its Freight Service Awards competition 2016. The winners of the nine General, Modal and Specialist categories in the Awards, which has established a benchmark of quality for the British...
January 19th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Logistics, Markets | Read More

Global Eagle Named Fastest-Growing Global Teleport Operator in 2016 Rankings

Global Eagle Named Fastest-Growing Global Teleport Operator in 2016 Rankings
GEE Receives Rankings in All Three Categories by World Teleport Association LOS ANGELES – Jan. 19, 2017 – Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (GEE) (NASDAQ:ENT) was named the fastest-growing global satellite teleport operator by revenue in the 2016 rankings published by the World Teleport Association...
January 19th, 2017 | Awards, IT and Communications | Read More

Tracey Crouch MP visits LBS and presents superyacht UK young designer accolade

Tracey Crouch MP visits LBS and presents superyacht UK young designer accolade
Tracey Crouch MP and Saskia Clark MBE; Right image: British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, welcomed Tracey Crouch MP, Minister for Sport, Tourism and Heritage to the London Boat Show yesterday (Thursday 12 January). The Minister...
January 19th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017…

Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017…
Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017, in partnership with Southampton Solent University, starts tomorrow Tomorrow (Wednesday 11 January 2017) marks the start of the 2017 Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition, in partnership with Southampton Solent University, at the 63rd London Boat Show....
January 10th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

Geodis receives TAPA certification…

Geodis receives TAPA certification…
(l-r) Peter van Dongen, FSQI (Quality) Manager for GEODIS’ Freight Forwarding business in the Netherlands, and Eric Mulder, Branch Manager Ocean, in Rotterdam. GEODIS RECEIVES TAPA CERTIFICATION FOR ITS ROTTERDAM WAREHOUSING FACILITY The TAPA FSR C certificate is provided to facilities that match best...
January 10th, 2017 | Awards, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Webb Institute Awards 2016-17 Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship

Webb Institute Awards 2016-17 Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship
Hannah Wistort (GLEN COVE, N.Y.; Jan. 9, 2017) ­– Webb Institute, a four-year college specializing in naval architecture and marine engineering, announced today that Hannah Wistort is the 2016-2017 recipient of Crowley Maritime Corporation’s Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarship. Webb Institute’s...
January 9th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

GEODIS recognised as “Investors in People” in Denmark

GEODIS recognised as “Investors in People” in Denmark
JANUARY 6, 2017  – LEVALLOIS-PERRET GOEDIS has been accredited silver standard for Investors in People for its Freight Forwarding Line of Business in Denmark. This accretion demonstrates GEODIS’ commitment to high performance through high standards for people management. Investors in People...
January 6th, 2017 | Awards, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics | Read More

GAC HSSE Awards recognise practical improvements

GAC HSSE Awards recognise practical improvements
… Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 January 2017 – The results of GAC’s 2016 Chairman’s Awards for HSSE Excellence again reflect the positive impact of small, practical steps to improve the health, safety, security and environment of the Group’s companies.   29 entries were received for...
January 5th, 2017 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

René Berkvens receives KIVI Honorary Medal for outstanding work as a shipbuilder

René Berkvens receives KIVI Honorary Medal for outstanding work as a shipbuilder
  Micaela dos Ramos (Director Koninklijk Instituut Van Ingenieurs (KIVI)), René Berkvens (CEO of Damen Shipyards Group), Edward Heerema (CEO Allseas). On December 21, René Berkvens, CEO of Damen Shipyards Group, received the KIVI Honorary Medal for Marine Technology. KIVI (est. 1847) is the professional...
December 22nd, 2016 | Awards, Events, People and Places, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Houmeli clinches its first star

Houmeli clinches its first star
… The first star of the Great Taste 2016 has been awarded to HOUMELI Cretan products by the internationally renowned Great Taste Awards Competition which is also known as food “Oscar Awards”. HOUMELI was given this distinction for the Cretan traditional almond biscuits characterised as “unusual...
December 21st, 2016 | Awards, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink | Read More

Fugro picks up tunnelling award

Fugro picks up tunnelling award
Fugro joined co-winners United Utilities and J Murphy & Sons to receive the Ground Investigation and Monitoring Award in the NCE Tunnelling Awards 2016. SUCCESS FOR FUGRO’S RAPID SURVEY SYSTEM IN TUNNELLING AWARDS  Fugro’s innovative work on the condition assessment of a water supply aqueduct...
December 20th, 2016 | Awards, Company Profiles, Construction, Events | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2017

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces  Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2017
A view from last years event. [December 19, 2016] The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce details of its next major event which will take place in Athens on the evening of Monday 3 April 2017 at Megaron – the Athens Concert Hall.   The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony...
December 19th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, Events, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

Seahorse Club recognises Best-In-Class Supply Chain and Maritime Reporting

Seahorse Club recognises Best-In-Class Supply Chain and Maritime Reporting
Janet Porter Julian Bray, Editor-in-Chief of TradeWinds, named Seahorse Journalist of the Year London, UK, Friday 16th December 2016 – Journalists and editors from across the supply chain and maritime industry were recognised for outstanding writing at the Seahorse Club’s awards in London last week. Twelve...
December 16th, 2016 | Associations, Aviation, Awards, Charity, Events, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

Seahorse Club Recognises Best-In-Class Supply Chain And Maritime Reporting

Seahorse Club Recognises Best-In-Class Supply Chain And Maritime Reporting
…   London, UK, Wednesday, 14th December 2016 – Journalists and editors from across the supply chain and maritime industry were recognised for outstanding writing at The Seahorse Club’s awards in London last week at a full house in  the Steelyard, off Upper Thames Street in the Square...
December 14th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Environment, Events, HR, News, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

Three weeks left to enter Mersey Maritime Industry Awards

Three weeks left to enter Mersey Maritime Industry Awards
Louise Minchin The deadline for the Mersey Maritime awards is fast approaching so businesses connected to the maritime industry in the North West and Isle of Man are being encouraged to get their entries in by the 6th January, 2017. For the third year running popular television presenter Louise Minchin...
December 14th, 2016 | Awards, Events | Read More

Thuraya named Satellite Operator of the Year in Telecom Review Awards

Thuraya named Satellite Operator of the Year in  Telecom Review Awards
… Thuraya wins for innovation, extension into new markets, and next generation plans Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 14, 2016: Thuraya Telecommunications Company has won Telecom Review’s Satellite Operator of the Year Award at the seventh annual It’s All About Smart Networking Summit...
December 14th, 2016 | Awards, IT and Communications | Read More