Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Fathom announce official opening of nominations for the Ship Efficiency Awards

Fathom announce official opening of nominations for the Ship Efficiency Awards
LONDON: February 26, 2015: Fathom, the specialist provider of market intelligence publications and events for the maritime industry have today announced that nominations for the 2nd annual Ship Efficiency Awards are officially open. The Ship Efficiency Awards were launched by Fathom to give recognition...
February 26th, 2015 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Technology | Read More

Princess Anne presents IOE Director General with OBE for services to business

Princess Anne presents IOE Director General with OBE for services to business
Outstanding achievement: Lesley Batchelor OBE. IOE Director General Lesley Batchelor has received her OBE for services to business at an Investiture at Buckingham Palace held by The Princess Royal on behalf of the Queen. A champion of UK exporters, Lesley is a graduate of both the Institute of Export...
February 26th, 2015 | Awards, Events, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC Trinidad & Tobago awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification

GAC Trinidad & Tobago awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification
All GAC Trinidad staff worked to make the site’s ISO certification possible, completing the certification process for all GAC companies in the Americas. Group now fully certified throughout the Americas Trinidad & Tobago, 25 February 2015 – GAC Energy and Marine Services Limited in Trinidad &...
February 25th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Kommer Damen wins OSJ Industry Leader Award

Kommer Damen wins OSJ Industry Leader Award
Kommer Damen Award presented at annual Offshore Support Journal Awards, London At the annual Offshore Support Journal Conference gala dinner held on 18 February, 2015, Mr. Kommer Damen, Chairman of Damen Shipyards Group, received the award for Industry Leader of the year, as selected by OSJ’s editorial...
February 20th, 2015 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Liberty One receives two ISO certificates from DNV GL

Liberty One receives two ISO certificates from DNV GL
Matthias Ritters, Regional Manager Germany at DNV GL (left), and Frank Hensel, Key Account Manager at the classification society (right), hand over the ISO certificates to Liberty One’s Managing Director Dietrich Schulz (second from right) and Capt. Jan Stahmer, responsible for HSEQ (Photo: DNV GL) Hamburg,...
February 20th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Chartering, Classification Societies, HR, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

AAL bolsters Pacific expansion plans with industry award win in Canada

AAL bolsters Pacific expansion plans with industry award win in Canada
The AAL Singapore makes its inaugural call at the Squamish Terminals, British Columbia AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named ‘Best Maritime Cargo Provider 2014’ at the 2015 Cargo Logistics Canada Awards of Excellence, held in Vancouver as part...
February 17th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics | Read More

GAC Expand Golf Sponsorship With Three Exciting Stars Of The Future

GAC Expand Golf Sponsorship With Three Exciting Stars Of The Future
Amy Boulden – GAC 17 February 2015 – Global shipping, logistics and marine service provider GAC, today announced three exciting new additions to its roster of professional golf ambassadors. 2014 rookies of the year Chesson Hadley (USA) and Amy Boulden (Wales) are joined by South Korean prodigy...
February 17th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame: Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame: Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015
Greek Shipping Hall of Fame welcomes new sponsors for event ABS, Clarksons and Liberian Registry lead support for Induction Ceremony & Dinner The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that two more prestigious maritime organisations have agreed to sponsor the Greek Shipping Hall of...
February 12th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

Mersey Maritime announces finalists for industry awards

Mersey Maritime is pleased to announce the finalists for its first Industry Awards. The Awards will have a Ministerial presence that will bring together maritime companies and related organisations right across the Maritime, Logistics and Energy spectrum in the North West. The winners will be revealed...
February 9th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Energy, Environment, HR, Logistics | Read More

TRITON, the tug and his friends the boats…

TRITON, the tug and his friends the boats…
TRITON, the tug and his friends the boats. by Horacio-Guillermo Vázquez Rivarola. Nautica Ediciones, Buenos Aires. 2014. This children’s book has been specially designed to arouse interest in the maritime activity  in a funny and attractive way. The author gathered a group of 10 professionals...
February 7th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Books, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, HR, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Children’s Drawing Contest of HELMEPA is dedicated to the European Maritime Day…

The Children’s Drawing Contest of HELMEPA is dedicated to the European Maritime Day…
Athens 6 February 2015 – The Children’s Drawing Contest of HELMEPAis dedicated to the European Maritime Day under the auspices of the Municipality of Piraeus This year’s Panhellenic Drawing Contest of the “HELMEPA Junior” program is placed under the auspices of the Municipality of Piraeus...
February 6th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Associations, Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Paintings and Sculpture, Press and Media | Read More

Technip contracts Damen shiprepair Rotterdam for major upgrade to Global 1200

Technip contracts Damen shiprepair Rotterdam for major upgrade to Global 1200
After having successfully performed the life-time extension works on the Stanislav Yudin (owned and operated by Seaway Heavy Lifting), in 2013-2014 at Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam (DSR), part of Damen Shiprepair& Conversion, a new significant contract is awarded by Technip, for dry-docking, upgrades...
February 4th, 2015 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Braemar LNG BV awards licence for design and construction of new FSP containment system

Braemar LNG BV awards licence for design and construction of new FSP containment system
Braemar LNG BV, the wholly owned subsidiary of Braemar Shipping Services PLC, has issued a sub-licence to FSP LNG BV for the design and construction of a new Flat-panel, Semi-membrane, Prismatic-shaped (FSP) containment system, under the terms of the licence it holds with General Dynamics NASSCO to utilise...
February 2nd, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

GAC Energy and Marine awarded STOW certification

GAC Energy and Marine awarded STOW certification
Gobind Kukreja, Managing Director of GAC Energy and Marine Services in Trinidad & Tobago presents the STOW (Safe TO Work) certification. Houston, 30 January 2015 – GAC Energy and Marine Services in Trinidad & Tobago has been awarded STOW (Safe TO Work) certification for its Health, Safety...
February 1st, 2015 | Awards, Environment, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

TT Club celebrates 25 year support of BIFA Awards

TT Club celebrates 25 year support of BIFA Awards
At the British International Freight Association (BIFA) Annual Awards Lunch in London last week, the global freight insurance specialist, TT Club was itself presented with an honorary award in recognition of the Club’s twenty-five year support of the event. In addition the Club sponsored the European...
January 29th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

THOME Group is first ship manager to achieve eco-office status

THOME Group is first ship manager to achieve eco-office status
THOME Group has become the first ship management company to achieve Eco-Office certification in Singapore. The international ship manager has successfully completed an environmental audit throughout its Singapore offices to achieve Eco-Office status, which is regarded as the strictest of its kind in...
January 29th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, Environment | Read More

AAL launches new operation, AAL Japan

AAL launches new operation, AAL Japan
Wolfgang Harms (right), Managing Director, AAL Japan, receiving AAL’s award at the 2014 AFSCAs: ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo 2014’ New Tokyo office for global breakbulk and heavy lift operator; boosts its service offering & commitment to local customers AAL, one of the world’s leading...
January 28th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GAC Houston warehouse achieves Foreign Trade Zone status

GAC Houston warehouse achieves Foreign Trade Zone status
Offers duty-free benefits for oil and gas clients Houston, 28 January 2015 – GAC North America – Logistics has been awarded a license to operate as a Foreign Trade Zone in Houston, making it one of just two logistics companies in the city to meet the criteria required to operate such a special...
January 28th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Certification trio for GAC Global Hub Services

Certification trio for GAC Global Hub Services
Peter Osterman, GAC’s Global Hub Services Director receives the IMS certification from Christos Markopoulos, Marketing and Sales Manager of DNV GL – Business Assurance, at the GHS office in Dubai Integrated Management System accreditation assures clients of quality, compliance and value Dubai,...
January 26th, 2015 | Awards, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Success celebrated again at UK freight association’s awards

Success celebrated again at UK freight association’s awards
All Winners* The winners of the eight General and Modal categories of the Awards, which has established a benchmark of quality for the British freight forwarding industry for more than a quarter of a century, were: Samskip; Panalpina World Transport; Schenker; Unsworth Global Logistics; Allport Cargo...
January 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Events, Markets, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Damen declared ‘Best Overall Builder of the Year’ by Work Boat World magazine

Damen declared ‘Best Overall Builder of the Year’ by Work Boat World magazine
Damen also awarded ‘Best Offshore Patrol Boat’ of 2014 The Australian-based, but worldwide read, magazine Work Boat World has for the second year running designated Damen Shipyards Group the Best Overall Builder of the Year. In its review of the work boat industry during 2014 it stated that its decision...
January 22nd, 2015 | Awards, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

KNRM sails to Heybridge to say a special “thank you” to Servowatch Systems

KNRM sails to Heybridge to say a special “thank you” to Servowatch Systems
An overjoyed Servowatch Systems team with the “Statue of the Bronze Rescuer” Servowatch Systems’ Head of R&D Stafford Williams received a special thank you yesterday for his “exceptional” work on KNRM’s new, award-winning lifeboat, Nh 1816. Roemer Boorgaard, the Chief Executive Officer...
January 22nd, 2015 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Winners of prestigious Marina of the Year Awards announced at CWM FX London Boat Show

Winners of prestigious Marina of the Year Awards announced at CWM FX London Boat Show
The Yacht Harbour Association (THYA) has announced the winners of its Marina of the Year Awards for 2015, with proud partners GJW Insurance. Now in its second year, the Awards were open to all Gold Anchor accredited marinas both in the UK and overseas. The winning marinas are considered the best by their...
January 20th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Marinas | Read More

UK vision for Europe at EBA event in Athens

UK vision for Europe at EBA event in Athens
Ambassador highlights UK’s policies towards the promotion of an open and effective European economy “I want to emphasise today the importance the British Government attaches to entrepreneurship within the EU, to the promotion of an open and effective European economy that generates competition,...
January 20th, 2015 | Awards, Organisations, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ABS Awards AIP for Next-generation HD12000 Drillship

ABS Awards AIP for Next-generation HD12000 Drillship
Ken Richardson Innovative hull design improves versatility, strength and load capabilities for ultra-deep water and harsh conditions. (Houston) ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the global offshore industry, has awarded approval in principle (AIP) for Hyundai Heavy Industries’...
January 20th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy | Read More