Archive for the ‘Books’ Category

Get ready for the new season!

Get ready for the new season!
Get ready for the new year with the books of Geomares Publishing! The Electronic Chart, Voyage Planning with ECDIS and ECDIS Basics are the books of choice when you want to learn all about e-navigation and ECDIS systems. The handbooks are based on IHO and IMO standards and can be used at all courses...
August 9th, 2017 | Books, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

New Seafood Supply Chain Code of Practice Published

New Seafood Supply Chain Code of Practice Published
 New Seafood Supply Chain Code of Practice Published PAS 1550:2017 Exercising due diligence in establishing the legal origin of seafood products and marine ingredients – importing and processing – Code of Practice. Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce its close involvement in the Steering...
August 9th, 2017 | Associations, Books, Charity, Communication | Read More

Significant Ships and Significant Small Ships 2016 Order

Significant Ships and Significant Small Ships 2016 Order
AVAILABLE TO ORDER IN THE RINA BOOKSHOP Significant Ships of 2016   Published February 2017 – Ref: SIGS16 Order now Significant Ships of 2016. The 27th issue of this annual RINA publication is now available, and features, in one volume, a total of approximately 50 of the most innovative and...
August 8th, 2017 | Associations, Books, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

Personal Training and Service Record Book’ Publication

Personal Training and Service Record Book’ Publication
Personal Training and Service Record Book ICS PUBLISHES NEW PERSONAL TRAINING AND SERVICE RECORD BOOK FOR SEAFARERS The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published a new edition of its widely used Personal Training and Service Record Book, to help qualified seafarers and their employers maintain...
August 7th, 2017 | Associations, Books, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

8th Edition of Shipping and the Law. Naples, 12th and 13th October 2017

8th Edition of Shipping and the Law. Naples, 12th and 13th October 2017
Naples, 12th and 13th October 2017 Royal Palace of Naples Studio Legale Lauro is pleased to inform you that the 8th edition of Shipping and the Law will be held on 12th and 13th October 2017. The conference will take place in the Court Theater of the Royal Palace of Naples and will be preceded by...
July 18th, 2017 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Legal | Read More

Norwegian Hull Club Publishes a New Version of the Handbook on Loss of Hire Insurance

Norwegian Hull Club Publishes a New Version of the Handbook on Loss of Hire Insurance
Norwegian Hull Club is proud to announce that today we are publishing a new version of the Handbook on Loss of Hire Insurance. As one of the largest providers of Loss of Hire Insurance worldwide, Norwegian Hull Club first published the Handbook to provide our members and the market at large with explanations...
July 14th, 2017 | Books, P and I Clubs | Read More

Market’s fall might ignite an unprecedented shipping mess…

Market’s fall might ignite an unprecedented shipping mess…
John N. Faraclas The BDI lost 47 points earlier on today and now reads 847; the Geopolitics too are getting conspicuously messy. John Faraclas’ daily market brief: The Capers lead today’s fall with nearly 100 points loss and the BCI 2014 now reads 901 – down 96 points – about to break below the...
July 5th, 2017 | Awards, Books, Charity, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Events, Flags, HR, Legal, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Reports, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Social Columns, Statistics, Story of the Day, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Greenwich celebrates 100 years of the Women’s Royal Naval Service

Greenwich celebrates 100 years of the Women’s Royal Naval Service
The Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich is celebrating 100 years of the formation of the Woman’s Royal Naval Service (WRNS) by launching a special exhibition exploring the lives and experiences of the women who served and trained in Greenwich. Opening on 7 July 2017, the free exhibition spans the period...
July 5th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Books, Charity, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Military, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tasting Georgia…

Tasting Georgia…
Tasting Georgia: A Food and Wine Journey in the Caucasus by gourmet Carla Capalbo By James Brewer After Alexander the Great swept into what is now the Republic of Georgia, he is reported to have ordered the destruction of Khertvisi, one of Georgia’s most spectacular fortresses. It is unknown whether...
June 25th, 2017 | Awards, Books, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Photography, Tourism | Read More

Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence

Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence
Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence A short blurb on the book by the technical editor John Noble FNI: Readers may be familiar with the development of the “Collecting Evidence” series of books.  Dr Phil Anderson FNI published the first book in 1989 entitled “The Master’s Role in Collecting...
May 20th, 2017 | Books | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches maritime evidence guidelines

The Nautical Institute launches maritime evidence guidelines
John Noble and his wife with the Nautical Institute’s President Captain David Snider 18.05.17 – It is rare for a book to sell out before publication, but demand for The Nautical Institute’s latest book, Guidelines for Collecting Maritime Evidence, has been so strong that it has had to be...
May 18th, 2017 | Associations, Books, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

‘Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events’: New Mental Health & Welfare Leaflet published

‘Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events’: New Mental Health & Welfare Leaflet published
Human Rights at Sea is very pleased to announce the publishing of a new mental health welfare leaflet ‘Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events’ for the benefit of seafarers, fishermen, their friends and family tackling the issue of how to remain resilient after a traumatic event. This new resource...
May 9th, 2017 | Associations, Books, Health and Safety, HR, News, Reports | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 4 May 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 4 May 2017
Holman Fenwick Willan is deeply saddened to announce the death of James Clibbon, an Insurance Partner in the firm’s London office, on 24 April. In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation UK:...
May 4th, 2017 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Reports | Read More

Metamorphoses of President Trump

Metamorphoses of President Trump
TRUMP: THE FIRST ONE HUNDRED DAYS – BY MEGHNAD DESAI WITH OMFIF PRESS   US president running into contradictions and dangers Whatever may come of Donald Trump’s economic programme, it doesn’t seem likely to become reality any time soon. The new president, in office for 100 days on...
April 29th, 2017 | Books, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

London P&I Club says consistent approach to publication management is essential

London P&I Club says consistent approach to publication management is essential
Carl Durow The London P&I Club says its inspectors have consistently noted negative findings in connection with the management of ships’ chart folios and associated publications, as well as concern over the approach adopted by deck officers to the management of external navigational warning information...
April 19th, 2017 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón attends José Segura Clavell book presentation

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón attends José Segura Clavell book presentation
l to r: Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, Hon. Mr. Fernando Clavijo, Mr. José Segura and Mr. Francisco Pomares Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, participated in the presentation of the book “Special Registry of Ships and Shipping...
April 12th, 2017 | Books, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Our Mob, God’s Story

Our Mob, God’s Story
Seven Days of Creation, by Safina Stewart. Our Mob, God’s Story: awe-inspiring art of indigenous Australians By James Brewer Pulsing with life-force and spirituality, this is as remarkable a collection of fine art as anyone is likely to encounter. A handsome volume that is a publishing milestone features...
April 11th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Books, News | Read More

Videotel Programme Focusing on Crew Health Promotes Good Practice to Aid Ship Efficiency

Videotel Programme Focusing on Crew Health Promotes Good Practice to Aid Ship Efficiency
Joe Pitcher Videotel, part of KVH Industries, has produced a series of 10 programmes with accompanying workbooks that explore the many aspects of crew health onboard. The “Healthy Living at Sea” series highlights many important areas, including the benefit of eating a balanced diet, regular exercise,...
April 10th, 2017 | Books, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Romance in Post-war Germany

Romance in Post-war Germany
Elisa Segrave’s book. Author and diarist Elisa Segrave is to talk for the first time about the romantic experience of her mother who was working for the Allies in Germany immediately after the end of World War II. She will give a talk, open to the public, entitled Romance in Post-War Germany, as...
March 7th, 2017 | Books, Events, People and Places | Read More

Significant Ships & Significant Small Ships of 2016

Significant Ships & Significant Small Ships of 2016
Pre-publication offer – saving 20% on the regular price (offer ends 31st January 2017) In February 2017, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) will publish Significant Ships of 2016 and Significant Small Ships of 2016. Significant Ships and Significant Small Ships are quality annual...
January 13th, 2017 | Associations, Books, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance

American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance
Lady Liberty on the cover. American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance By James Brewer Poetry and P&I is an unlikely partnership, but it was there at the foundation of the American Club. A propitious collaboration of a ruthless broker and a frustrated...
January 12th, 2017 | Books, Maritime History and Museums, News, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

Last Voyages

Last Voyages
The book cover Last Voyages, The Book by Nicholas Gray THE LIVES AND TRAGIC LOSS OF REMARKABLE SAILORS WHO NEVER RETURNED As part of its Making Waves series, Fernhurst Books is proud to be publishing this collection of eleven original, moving accounts of the lives and final voyages of some of our lifetime’s...
January 10th, 2017 | Books | Read More

Order your books without shipping costs!

Order your books without shipping costs!
Happy New Year!  Order your books without shipping costs! To celebrate the New Year you can order all our books without shipping costs. Until  31 January 2017 the postage for your books is free. Visit our webstore   NEW: Voyage Planning With ECDIS, A Practical Guide for NavigatorsAuthor: Ralph...
January 5th, 2017 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The Book for 2017 and beyond given the scarcity to fund Shipping

The Book for 2017 and beyond given the scarcity to fund Shipping
THE INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOK OF SHIPPING FINANCE Edited by Manolis G. Kavussanos & Ilias D. Visvikis The International Handbook of Shipping Finance is a one-stop resource, offering comprehensive reference to theory and practice in the area of shipping finance. In the multi billion dollar international...
January 3rd, 2017 | Books, Insight, Markets, Ship Finance | Read More

British Safety Council welcomes the HSE Health and Work Strategy…

British Safety Council welcomes the HSE Health and Work Strategy…
British Safety Council welcomes the HSE Health and Work Strategy that starts an industry-wide conversation about health in the workplace The British Safety Council welcomes the new HSE strategy focused on health and its importance in the workplace, which was launched yesterday by Penny Mordaunt, Minister...
December 16th, 2016 | Associations, Books, Health and Safety, HR, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More