Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

GAC USA awarded Customs Broker’s License

GAC USA awarded Customs Broker’s License
HOUSTON – GAC, the global provider of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services, continues to strengthen its presence and services in the U.S. by obtaining a Customs Broker’s License with a National Permit 13-047. This follows the Group’s recent C-TPAT certification, granted only...
June 25th, 2013 | Awards, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Story of the Week | Read More

BIFA polishes up the silver for 25th Freight Service Awards 2013

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) – www.bifa.org – is  seeking entries for its annual Freight Service Awards competition, celebrating a quarter of a century of recognising the best in the UK freight forwarding industry. And in a notable vote of confidence in the value...
June 14th, 2013 | Associations, Awards | Read More

GL Noble Denton wins International Business Development Award

GL Noble Denton wins International Business Development Award
Award Winners at the EUA IGEM Gas Industry Awards Lunch 2013. Image courtesy of EUA. London/UK – 14 June 2013: GL Noble Denton’s contribution to developing and implementing safety regulations in hydrocarbon-rich countries has been recognised at the UK Gas Industry Awards. The independent...
June 14th, 2013 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum – Award of ISO 9001 & 14001

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum – Award of ISO 9001 & 14001
Within the Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum & Exhibition, which took place in Megaron Athens International Conference Centre on May 28 & 29, the Certificates of ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 for Quality & Environment respectively were handed out by Mr. Lambros A. Chahalis, Vice President Regional Chief...
May 30th, 2013 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Videotel films gather international awards

Videotel films gather international awards
Awards are coming thick and fast for maritime training provider Videotel Marine International which has received five honours in the past few months. The company has won: A Golden Reel award from the Media Communications Association International (MCA-I) Media Festival for its training film “Hydrodynamics...
May 28th, 2013 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GL Noble Denton’s expert recognised with IGEM’s gold medal

GL Noble Denton’s expert recognised with IGEM’s gold medal
London/UK, 21 May 2013 – GL Noble Denton’s Executive Vice President for the Americas, Arthur Stoddart has been recognised with a Gold Medal by the Institution for Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM). The Medal was awarded at the Institution’s Annual General Meeting in 2013 for the Sir...
May 21st, 2013 | Awards, Classification Societies | Read More

The 2013 Seatrade Awards

The 2013 Seatrade Awards
This year’s Seatrade Awards Ceremonial Dinner took place on 10th May 2013, with over 350 of the maritime industry’s key players celebrating the outstanding contributions made over the last year for safe, efficient and environmentally friendly shipping.   The awards were presented by Master of Ceremonies,...
May 13th, 2013 | Awards | Read More

Evergreen named Best Trans-Pacific Shipping Line

Evergreen named Best Trans-Pacific Shipping Line
The “Ever Lambent” Global ocean carrier Evergreen Line has been awarded Best Ocean Carrier—Transpacific by Cargonews Asia in the 27st Annual Asian Freight & Supply Chain Awards (AFSCA) sponsored by the publication. The award was presented on 9 May, 2013 at a ceremony taking place at...
May 13th, 2013 | Awards, Events | Read More

ClassNK Receives Safety at Sea Award at the Seatrade Awards

ClassNK Receives Safety at Sea Award at the Seatrade Awards
Noboru Ueda 9center) receiving the Safety At Sea Award London – Leading classification society ClassNK received the Safety at Sea Award at the Seatrade Awards 2013 held at Guildhall, City of London on 10 May for its efforts to improve the safety of nickel ore carriage. This marks the first time that...
May 13th, 2013 | Awards, Events | Read More

Design in the limelight as London awards its ‘Oscars’ for innovative projects

Design in the limelight as London awards its ‘Oscars’ for innovative projects
Olympic Cauldron, Designed by Heatherwick Studio Design in the limelight as London awards its ‘Oscars’ for innovative projects, By Oxana Andrienko Eclectic as a collection, and with its selections variously practical and whimsical, the Designs of the Year exhibition, currently running at the Design...
April 10th, 2013 | Art and auctions, Awards, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

More TRACE recognition for GAC in Cyprus and Greece

More TRACE recognition for GAC in Cyprus and Greece
GAC Greece office in Piraeus, home to TRACE certified shipping, logistics and marine services provider. 4th April 2013 – Limassol, Cyprus & Piraeus, Greece – Following the recent announcement that GAC Egypt has received TRACE international certification, two more GAC Group companies in...
April 4th, 2013 | Awards, Bribery and Corruption, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Agencies | Read More

Who will be the top young researcher this year?

The 2013 Young Researcher of the Year Award will be presented at the 2013 Summit of Transport Ministers in Leipzig, Germany, on 23 May. The jury has now announced its shortlist of three finalists: Laura Schewel (USA) holds degrees in engineering and comparative literature from Yale University. She managed...
April 3rd, 2013 | Awards | Read More

Robert Hiscox awarded Gold Medal to mark contribution to Lloyd’s

John Nelson with Robert Hiscox Tue 26 Mar 2013 – Robert Hiscox has been awarded the Gold Medal for Services to Lloyd’s at a special ceremony in the Lloyd’s building. Robert stepped down as Chairman of Hiscox this year after almost half a century of service in the insurance market. Not only...
March 26th, 2013 | Awards, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

ABB’s Onboard DC Grid wins OTC Spotlight on New Technology Award

Award recognizes innovative new technologies that will impact Oil, Gas and related energy sectors Houston, Texas, March 19, 2013 – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced that its Onboard DC Grid will receive a Spotlight on New Technology Award at the Offshore Technology...
March 22nd, 2013 | Awards, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Capital Link’s “Navigating through Challenges & Opportunities” event in Athens

Capital Link’s “Navigating through Challenges & Opportunities” event in Athens
  Nicolas Bornozis, Captain Panagiotis N Tsakos and Prof. Costas Grammenos CAPITAL LINK’S 4TH ANNUAL GREEK SHIPPING FORUM DRAWS 950 DELEGATES More than 950 delegates attended Capital Link’s 4th Annual Greek Shipping Forum “Navigating through Challenges & Opportunities” which took place...
March 12th, 2013 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

GL Garrad Hassan recognises outstanding wind power PhD thesis

GL Garrad Hassan recognises outstanding wind power PhD thesis
Dr Andrew Garrad (left), with GL Garrad Hassan Senior Vice Presidents Dr Lars Landberg (far left) and Dr Tim Camp (far right), congratulate the winner of the award, Dr Iñigo Martínez de Alegría. London/UK, Hamburg/Germany, 11 March 2013 – The GL Garrad Hassan PhD Award has been presented to Iñigo...
March 11th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Education and Training, Events | Read More

Selected from 3, 000 contenders, winner Caroline Summerfield’s path among 20 finalists to television and art show glory

Selected from 3, 000 contenders, winner Caroline Summerfield’s path among 20 finalists to television and art show glory
“In the Eye of the Beholder” Editioned Giclée PrintBy Caroline Summerfield Selected from 3, 000 contenders, winner Caroline Summerfield’s path among 20 finalists to television and art show glory, By James Brewer Caroline Summerfield’s sculptures call to mind the tragedies of ancient...
February 27th, 2013 | Art and auctions, Awards, Exhibitions | Read More

ITF proposes Said Elhairech for international trade union rights award

Said Elhairech 27 February 2013 – The ITF (International Transport Workers Federation) today proposed embattled Moroccan trade unionist Said Elhairech for the Febe Elisabeth Velasquez prize, an international award that recognises those who take personal risks to defend trade union rights in their...
February 27th, 2013 | Awards, ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

HELMEPA presents at the SuPorts workshop at the University of Piraeus

HELMEPA presents at the SuPorts workshop at the University of Piraeus
Secretary-General of the European Seas Ports Organisation (ESPO), Mr. Patrick Verhoeven, Chairman of ECO Sustainable Logistics Chain (ECOSLC) Foundation, Mr. Herman Journee and HELMEPA Director General, Mr. Dimitris C. Mitsatsos. On the occasion of the awarding of PERS environmental certificates to four...
February 22nd, 2013 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Environment, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals | Read More

International Association of Drilling Contractors recognises GL NobleDenton expert for contribution to ISO standards

International Association of Drilling Contractors recognises GL NobleDenton expert for contribution to ISO standards
Mike Hoyle and on his right Stephen A. Colville President of IADC. London/UK, 22 February 2013: The International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) has recognised Mike Hoyle, one of GL Noble Denton’s leading technical authorities for offshore oil and gas structures, for his contribution...
February 22nd, 2013 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Greek and Italian Ports Achieve High Environmental Recognition

Greek and Italian Ports Achieve High Environmental Recognition
On 20 February, ESPO awarded five new PERS certificates during a seminar held in Piraeus. ESPO congratulates the Greek ports of Corfu, Lagos, Kavala and Volos, and the Italian port of Piombino for this significant achievement.   The Port Environmental Review System (PERS) is the only port sector specific...
February 22nd, 2013 | Awards, Environment, European Union, Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC named Outstanding Logistics Service Provider

GAC named Outstanding Logistics Service Provider
The team at GAC India with the award presented by Navin Fluorine GAC named “Outstanding Logistics Service Provider” by key customer India, 20 February 2013 – GAC India has been presented with the “Outstanding Logistics Service Provider” award by key customer, Navin Fluorine International...
February 20th, 2013 | Awards, Events, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

First Combined DQS-Certificate awarded to GL Group

First Combined DQS-Certificate awarded to GL Group
Christian Ulrich Diehl, Senior Vice President Group Quality, Governance & Risk, Pekka Paasivaara, Member of GL Group’s Executive Board, Erik van der Noordaa, CEO GL Group, Götz Blechschmidt, DQS Managing Director, Dr Joachim Segatz, Member of GL Group’s Executive Board, Ramón Azúa,...
February 12th, 2013 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events | Read More

Royally recognised: former maritime executive Capt Raj Mohindra’s educational consultancy work has been endorsed by Queen Noor of Jordan and by Prince Charles

Royally recognised: former maritime executive Capt Raj Mohindra’s educational consultancy work has been endorsed by Queen Noor of Jordan and by Prince Charles
Capt Mohindra is congratulated by Queen Noor of Jordan on his educationalwork Royally recognised: former maritime executive Capt Raj Mohindra’s educational consultancy work has been endorsed by Queen Noor of Jordan and by Prince Charles By James Brewer Capt Raj Mohindra, whose career contribution to...
February 5th, 2013 | Awards, Charity, Events | Read More

Propeller Club’s 2013 New Year Vassilopitta

Propeller Club’s 2013 New Year Vassilopitta
  H.E.-Ambassador Daniel Bennett Smith along with Mr.Mousouroulis, Mr.Michaloliakos, the Board of Governors-and Past Presidents for theVasssilopitta Cutting Athens, Greece: Last Sunday the 27th January 2013, the traditional New Year Vassilopitta cutting ceremony was celebrated at the Grande Bretagne...
January 31st, 2013 | Awards, Charity, Clubs, Events | Read More