Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

BIFA reveals freight service awards shortlist

BIFA reveals freight service awards shortlist
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is pleased to reveal the finalists of the 26th BIFA Freight Service Awards. After a rigorous judging process, 26 different BIFA Members are in contention for awards across nine categories. The finalists are as follows: General categories Environment...
November 4th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, HR | Read More

NEWS FLASH: 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailors of the year announced

NEWS FLASH: 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailors of the year announced
4 November 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – ISAF and Rolex are delighted to announce that the winners of the 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards are: Male: James Spithill (AUS) Female: Martine Grael & Kahena Kunze (BRA) Australian James Spithill was nominated for leading...
November 4th, 2014 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Evergreen wins Lloyd’s List Training Award

Evergreen wins Lloyd’s List Training Award
November 3, 2014 – Evergreen Line was presented the Training Award in Lloyd List Asia Awards 2014. The ceremony, attended by hundreds of maritime professionals, was held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore to celebrate the achievement of the highest standards of business performance in the shipping...
November 3rd, 2014 | Awards, Education and Training, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

IMO what’s new – largest WMU class graduates

IMO what’s new – largest WMU class graduates
Koji Sekimizu On Sunday, 2 November, WMU’s Chancellor and Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Mr. Koji Sekimizu, conferred postgraduate degrees on the World Maritime University’s Class of 2014. In total, 124 students graduated from the Malmö-based M.Sc. program in...
November 3rd, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

DNV GL bags Classification Society and Innovation Awards at Lloyd’s List Asia Awards 2014

DNV GL bags Classification Society and Innovation Awards at Lloyd’s List Asia Awards 2014
Sean Hutchings, Area Manager Singapore & Philippines, DNV GL Maritime receiving the Innovation Award from Wong Weng Sun, President & CEO, Sembcorp Marine Singapore,  31 October 2014 – DNV GL was recognized for its leadership and ability to innovate when it received both the “Classification...
October 31st, 2014 | Awards, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Events, HR, People and Places | Read More

RightShip’s Warwick Norman named “2014 Australian Export Hero”

RightShip’s Warwick Norman named “2014 Australian Export Hero”
The Export Council of Australia (ECA) has named RightShip CEO, Warwick Norman as one of just six “Australian Export Heroes” honored in 2014. This prestigious award acknowledges the efforts of individuals behind the companies that have achieved outstanding export results. It recognizes that Warwick...
October 30th, 2014 | Awards, HR | Read More

UKHO Alexander Dalrymple Award presented to Captain Peter Kortenoeven RNLN

UKHO Alexander Dalrymple Award presented to Captain Peter Kortenoeven RNLN
  Captain Peter Kortenoeven Captain Peter Kortenoeven, Hydrographer of the Royal Netherlands Navy, has been presented with the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office’s (UKHO’s) prestigious Alexander Dalrymple Award at a ceremony in London. The award is dedicated to Alexander Dalrymple who was the...
October 29th, 2014 | Awards, HR | Read More

One week until 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

One week until 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards
27 October 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – The 2014 ISAF Rolex World Sailors of the Year Awards will be held in one week’s time at a glittering awards ceremony in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. After an exciting year of sailing across multiple disciplines of the sport, five male and three...
October 28th, 2014 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

British excellence leads the DAME Awards 2014

British excellence leads the DAME Awards 2014
The prestigious DAME Award 2014 nominated finalists have been announced, with British design and innovation shining through as UK products account for nearly a quarter of the 45 selected entries. As the world’s number one international design competition for new marine equipment and accessories, it...
October 23rd, 2014 | Associations, Awards, HR, Marine Equipment, Technical, Technology | Read More

RKH and Lloyd’s – a winning combination

RKH and Lloyd’s – a winning combination
Tuesday 21 October 2014 – The ability to collaborate and respond to the needs of customers has helped R K Harrison Group win Broker of the Year, explains Barnaby Rugge-Price, head of Property & Casualty at the London-based insurance broker. (source: Lloyd’s of London) What winning attributes...
October 21st, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Winner of TT Club Sponsored Young Freight Forwarder Award Announced

Winner of TT Club Sponsored Young Freight Forwarder Award Announced
The Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Award Winner, Miss Fortunate Nompumelelo Mboweni The 2014 Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year (YIFFY) Award has been presented to South African forwarder Fortunate Nompumelelo Mboweni at the FIATA Annual Congress in Istanbul. 21 October,...
October 21st, 2014 | Associations, Awards, HR | Read More

The ports of Calais, Cork and Moerdijk receive recognition for high environmental standards

The ports of Calais, Cork and Moerdijk receive recognition for high environmental standards
The Winners! Tuesday, 21 October 2014 07:22 – During an official dinner at the GreenPort Congress in Barcelona on Wednesday, 15 October, ESPO was delighted to congratulate the ports of Calais, Cork and Moerdijk for achieving the Port Environmental Review System (PERS) certification. ESPO Chairman...
October 21st, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events, HR, Ports & Terminals | Read More

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!
Despina Panayiotou-Theodossiou introducing the event October 17, 2014—At its International Annual General Meeting & Conference, nearly 300 members of WISTA (Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association) and conference attendees from 35 countries were treated to an energetic, exciting...
October 20th, 2014 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Featured, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Story of the Month, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Angie Redhead wins WISTA International Personality of the year 2014 award

Angie Redhead wins WISTA International Personality of the year 2014 award
Bridger Hogan from The Nautical Institute receiving the Award on behalf of Angie Redhead from Katerina Stathopoulou, an executive committee member of WISTA International A great success and honour for a WISTA UK member: Liverpool Cruise Terminal operation manager, Angie Redhead, won the WISTA International...
October 19th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Shipmanagement, The Nautical Institute, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Hellenic Initiative’s successful Second Annual Banquet in New York

The Hellenic Initiative’s successful Second Annual Banquet in New York
Irene Notias of Prime Petroleum Services and Connect with Peter J. Pappas chairman at  P.J. Mechanical Corporation of NYC Dear Viewers, dear supporters of Greece and its people. We are more than honoured to receive the following news from  our close friend, compatriot (Chiot) and supporter Irene K....
October 19th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Press and Media, Reports, Scholarships | Read More

Entries open for Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Awards

Entries open for Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Awards
Joe Cox Entries are starting to roll in for the second annual Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Awards to be held in Houston on Wednesday February 19, 2015. The inaugural awards event was a big success attracting more than 300 maritime industry representatives from across North America. The event...
October 16th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Davies Turner rises in Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 list

Davies Turner rises in Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 list
Davies Turner, the long-established international freight and logistics company, has remained as one of a handful of freight and logistics companies to be included in the latest Sunday Times and Grant Thornton Top Track 250 list. The company improved its previous ranking to reach 226th by turnover and...
October 15th, 2014 | Awards, Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Bibby Line Limited celebrates officer trainee of the year award

Bibby Line Limited celebrates officer trainee of the year award
Jonty Turnbull Bibby Line Limited sponsored Trainee Deck Officer Jonty Turnbull is celebrating being awarded the prestigious Trainee Officer of the Year Award by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA). The MCA Officer Trainee of the Year Award is presented each year to a newly certificated Officer...
October 15th, 2014 | Awards, Person Profiles | Read More

Logistics experts recognise unique demands of automotive supply chain

Logistics experts recognise unique demands of automotive supply chain
Brad Brennan Evolution Time Critical shortlisted for new category in prestigious supply chain excellence award Alongside MOD operations advisors PJHQ, Royal Logistics Corps and World Food Programme, the vital emergency logistics work of Evolution Time Critical has been recognised in an elite shortlist...
October 7th, 2014 | Associations, Automobiles, Awards, Car trade, Logistics | Read More

Jonas Hansson at Oresund Heavy Industries is the Compass Rose 2014

Jonas Hansson at Oresund Heavy Industries is the Compass Rose 2014
jonas hansson Jonas Hansson, CEO and Chairman of the BOD, Oresund Heavy Industries, is this year’s winner of WISTA Sweden’s leadership award, the Compass Rose. The award jury’s motivation: ”With courage, visions and the hard hat firmly in place, Jonas Hansson has created a diamond from a catastrophe,...
October 7th, 2014 | Awards, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Stena Line and NAPA Group receive inaugural SHIPPINGInsight Award at SHIPPINGInsight 2014 Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition

Stena Line and NAPA Group receive inaugural SHIPPINGInsight Award at SHIPPINGInsight 2014 Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition
NORFOLK, Va. – Oct. 7, 2014 – (Marine NewsWire) Recognizing achievement in advancing the state of the art in fleet optimization, the SHIPPINGInsight Award was presented to Stena Line and NAPA Group during a gala awards luncheon Oct. 1 at the SHIPPINGInsight 2014 Fleet Optimization Conference &...
October 7th, 2014 | Awards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hempel’s new fouling defence system wins Shipping Efficiency 2014 award

Hempel’s new fouling defence system wins Shipping Efficiency 2014 award
  HEMPAGUARD®, a ground-breaking hull coating concept from Danish coatings manufacturer Hempel, has won Shipping Efficiency’s prestigious Environmental Technology award. Presented last week (2 October) in London, the award is an endorsement of a technology that “makes a significant contribution...
October 6th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Pollution, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Winners announced for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2014

Winners announced for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2014
London – 6 October 2014: An international audience of maritime industry experts and innovators gathered together to celebrate the winners of the inaugural Ship Efficiency Awards on 2nd October 2014. The awards followed two days of lively discussion and debate during the 4th annual Ship Efficiency:...
October 6th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, News, Pollution | Read More

The Gift of Independence

The Gift of Independence
Friday 03 October 2014 – Lloyd’s Community Programme has awarded bursaries to support four students from inner London as they study away from home. (source: Lloyd’s of London) This year’s A-level results saw the number of students accepted into university increase yet again....
October 3rd, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jobs, Scholarships | Read More

NAMEPA Announces 2014 Marine Environment Protection Award Winners

NAMEPA Announces 2014 Marine Environment Protection Award Winners
Joe Cox Titan, BSEE, CLIA, Toledo Academy and Joe Cox to be honored  October 1, 2014- The Board of Directors of the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), announced the recipients of NAMEPA’s 2014 Marine Environment Protection Awards.  The awards will be presented at NAMEPA’s...
October 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Person Profiles | Read More