Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

2014 Lloyd’s List Global Award winners revealed

Lloyd’s List Global Award winners revealed (source: Lloyd’s List) A chance to thank the players that bring out the best in global shipping THE great and the good of international shipping gathered in London last night to celebrate the industry’s success stories at the annual Lloyd’s List...
October 2nd, 2014 | Awards | Read More

ISAF and Rolex announce World Sailor nominees

ISAF and Rolex announce World Sailor nominees
1 October 2014 – Issued on behalf of ISAF – The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) and Rolex are proud to announce the Nominees for the ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards 2014. ISAF received nominations for the 2014 Awards from across the world for sailors representing all...
October 1st, 2014 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

David Kellett To Be Awarded ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy

David Kellett To Be Awarded ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy
David Kellett David Kellett (AUS) is to be awarded the ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy which honours an individual for their outstanding voluntary contribution to the sport of sailing. The ISAF Beppe Croce Trophy, first presented in 1988 in memory of Beppe Croce, the ISAF President from 1969 to 1986, will be...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Clubs, Events, News, People and Places, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The Sunrise

The Sunrise
Victoria Hislop signing one of the books Last night at a full house in London’s Hellenic Centre, the world acclaimed author and specialist on Hellenic novel/stories, Victoria Hislop talked about her new book “The Sunrise”! Over 260 people attended with the Great Hall bursting to its seams as well...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Books, Charity, Events, HR, News | Read More

BOLIDT wins Supplier of the Year Award

BOLIDT wins Supplier of the Year Award
Bolidt has been named as one of the winners of the 8th Seatrade Insider Cruise Awards, announced during the Seatrade Med Cruise Convention 2014 – the Mediterranean’s most prestigious cruise event.  Judged by an independent panel of experienced cruise industry specialists, the Seatrade Insider...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Cruise Ferry, HR, Organisations | Read More

An award-winning year for Jeanius Consulting continues

An award-winning year for Jeanius Consulting continues
  The Jeanius team celebrated their first year by supporting the OSCAR Charity dragon boat and meeting Olympic Rower Helen Glover Jeanius Consulting is celebrating its first year in business by being ‘highly commended’ for its entry in the Breaking the Mould Awards. The Breaking the Mould Awards,...
September 22nd, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Rowing, Sports | Read More

Greek economic upturn and stability goes via the Athens Stock Exchange

Greek economic upturn and stability goes via the Athens Stock Exchange
Bloomberg HQ’s in Finsbury Square On all counts, this 9th Annual Greek Roadshow in the Square Mile, organised by the Athens Exchange Group, was the best ever! This two-day event at Bloomberg’s completely changed the perception on Greece and its economy, given what this southern European country...
September 19th, 2014 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Awards, Banking, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, EEZ, Energy, Events, Finance, HR, LNG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mining, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Winning photographers put the shipping industry brilliantly in the frame…

Winning photographers put the shipping industry brilliantly in the frame…
WISTA member winner: Amandine Ceruti. Winning photographers put the shipping industry brilliantly in the frame for competition organised by WISTA-UK and Seavision A judging panel has praised the high quality of entries to the photography competition run by the WISTA-UK Came by Ship campaign in conjunction...
September 12th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, News, Photography, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Rickmers Shipmanagement receives “DNV GL Excellence – 5 stars” certification

Rickmers Shipmanagement receives “DNV GL Excellence – 5 stars” certification
Torsten Schramm, COO Division Germany, Middle East & Asia at DNV GL (far left) and Tor E. Svensen, CEO DNV GL Maritime (far right) present the “DNV GL Excellence 5 stars” certificate to Björn Sprotte, Global Head of Maritime Services at Rickmers Shipmanagement Dr. Ignace Van Meenen, CEO of the...
September 10th, 2014 | Awards, Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Customers vote Seatruck ‘Irish Sea Shipping Line of the Year’, for the second year in succession

Customers vote Seatruck ‘Irish Sea Shipping Line of the Year’, for the second year in succession
Copenhagen,  September 9, 2014  – Seatruck Ferries has been voted Irish Sea Shipping Line of 2014 at the annual Export & Freight Transport & Logistics Awards for the second year in succession. The company was presented with the much coveted award, sponsored by DSV, at a ceremony at the...
September 9th, 2014 | Awards, Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Finalists announced for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2014

Finalists announced for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2014
LONDON – September 05, 2014 – Fathom have announced the finalists for the inaugural Ship Efficiency Awards 2014. The award winners will be presented at a ceremony hosted by Lloyd’s Register on the 2nd October 2014 in London, as part of Ship Efficiency: The Event, held in association with Inmarsat. The...
September 5th, 2014 | Associations, Awards | Read More

WISTA Argentina chooses Horacio Vázquez as 2014 Personality…

WISTA Argentina chooses Horacio Vázquez as 2014 Personality…
Prof Horacio Vázquez WISTA Argentina chooses marine educator and author Horacio Vázquez as 2014 Personality of the Year and nominee for WISTA International title,  By James Brewer A champion of the advancement of women in the maritime industry has been selected by WISTA Argentina as the group’s...
September 4th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Books, Breaking News, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Huelva, Koper, Lisbon, Marseille and Rotterdam on shortlist for ESPO Award 2014

Huelva, Koper, Lisbon, Marseille and Rotterdam on shortlist for ESPO Award 2014
Meeting ESPO award jury Huelva, Koper, Lisbon, Marseille and Rotterdam on shortlist for ESPO Award 2014 Today, the projects of the ports of Huelva, Koper, Lisbon, Marseille and Rotterdam have been shortlisted for the sixth ESPO Award on Societal Integration of Ports. The jury selected these five applications...
September 2nd, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Events, HR, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Unseen heroes: seafarers win the praise of students who made a film…

Unseen heroes: seafarers win the praise of students who made a film…
Students interview officials at Southampton for their video production. Photo by Andy Jones. Unseen heroes: seafarers win the praise of students who made a film called So What’s the Sea Ever Done for Us? By James Brewer Pupils of the Mountbatten School, Hampshire, live near the coast and near some...
August 21st, 2014 | Academia, Art and auctions, Associations, Awards, Events, Film Industry, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Story of the Month, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

CSAus certification for Synectics’ COEX camera stations

CSAus certification for Synectics’ COEX camera stations
Synectics’ COEX™ C-range hazardous area camera stations have been awarded CSAus certification by the CSA Group. The C-range camera stations are lightweight, corrosion resistant, and are operational in all light/visibility conditions and certified for temperatures ranging from -55°C to +60°C. Fully...
August 19th, 2014 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

BBC star to host BIFA Freight Service Awards

BBC star to host BIFA Freight Service Awards
August 18, 2014 – The British International Freight Association (BIFA) – www.bifa.org – has announced that financial journalist and regular ‘BBC Breakfast’ presenter, Naga Munchetty, will host its 2014 Freight Service Awards ceremony and luncheon. At the awards ceremony...
August 17th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Film Industry, HR, Press and Media | Read More

WISTA-UK’s 40th Anniversary gala at the IMO

WISTA-UK’s 40th Anniversary gala at the IMO
UK WISTA’s and guest at the IMO balcony overlooking father Thames A big maritime industry ‘family’: WISTA-UK celebrates its 40th anniversary with magnificent gala dinner at IMO headquarters Four decades of remarkable progress – and the promise of more years of success – were celebrated...
August 8th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Events, News, People and Places, Press and Media, The Nautical Institute, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

MOL Receives awards

MOL Receives awards
At the Long Beach Green Flag Award ceremony. Third from left is Mitsui O.S.K. Bulk Shipping (U.S.A), LLC. Assistant Manager Nick Mori, and fourth is MOL (America) Inc. District Sales Manager Tim Ashley MOL Receives Green Flag Award and Vessel Speed Reduction Award from both Long Beach and Los Angeles...
August 5th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Jeanius Consulting awarded WISTA – UK Entrepreneur of 2014

Jeanius Consulting awarded WISTA – UK Entrepreneur of 2014
Teamjeanius – Alicia Little (Marketing) , Jean Winfield (MD) & Amanda Roberts (PR Manager) Jean Winfield, Managing Director of PR and Marketing agency Jeanius Consulting, was last night presented with the Entrepreneur of 2014 award, at the prestigious WISTA –UK 40th Anniversary Gala Dinner*. WISTA...
July 31st, 2014 | Awards, Events, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Thome earns Green Award for long beach performance

Thome earns Green Award for long beach performance
Thome Ship Management has been awarded a Green Environmental Achievement Award by the Port of Long Beach, California, for high standards in performance during 2013. Yatin Gangla, Chief Operating Officer Bulk Division said: “This award is presented to operators whose vessels call at the Port of Long...
July 29th, 2014 | Awards, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MOL’s LNG Carriers are Commended for ‘FY2013 Best Quality Ship Award’

MOL’s LNG Carriers are Commended for ‘FY2013 Best Quality Ship Award’
Captain Gaku Hinata (left) receives the certificate of commendation from MOL Managing Executive Officer Takaaki Inoue – President Muto Meets with Captain and Chief Engineer, Exchanging Views and Working to Establish a More Solid Safe Operation System – TOKYO—Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL;...
July 25th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

TT Club’s backs young freight forwarder award once more: regional winners announced

TT Club’s backs young freight forwarder award once more: regional winners announced
London, 14th July 2014 – TT Club, a leading insurance provider to the freight transport industry, is continuing its sponsorship of FIATA’s Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Award. The relationship between the two organisations in relation to this training and development award...
July 14th, 2014 | Awards | Read More

Private Business Awards recognize achievements of Private Security Company

Private Business Awards recognize achievements of Private Security Company
International security and risk management company Ambrey Risk has been shortlisted for ‘Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year’ by the prestigious Private Business Awards 2014. The founders of Hereford-based Security Company Ambrey Risk, Chris Charnley, John Thompson and Mark Osborne, who have been...
July 14th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, HR, Marine Insurance, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Baltic Exchange awards honorary life membership to Eyal Ofer

Baltic Exchange awards honorary life membership to Eyal Ofer
Eyal Ofer The achievements of Eyal Ofer, the principal of Zodiac Group, have been celebrated with the award of honorary life membership of the Baltic Exchange. The prestigious award was last awarded in 2009 to the late Sammy Ofer, KBE, father of Mr Eyal Ofer. Other recipients of Baltic Exchange honorary...
July 10th, 2014 | Awards, Charity, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Markets, People and Places, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

A Greek Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of International Bankers.

A Greek Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of International Bankers.
Omiros Sarkias receiving the Freedom of the City of London We are pleased to announce that Mr. Omiros D. Sarikas, M&A Director at AHV Associates LLP, Citizen and International Banker of  the City of London, coming from Athens, Greece, has been duly admitted to the Worshipful Company of International...
July 9th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Banking, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More