Archive for the ‘Clubs’ Category

Joint Propeller Club Reception hears of anti-piracy team’s India nightmare

Joint Propeller Club Reception hears of anti-piracy team’s India nightmare
Cdr Ian Millen greeting guests The London Propeller Club and Liverpool and North-West Propeller Club co-hosted a successful reception earlier on tonight at the historic, grandly appointed premises of the Naval Club in Mayfair, during London International Shipping Week, LISW 2017; Anna Kaparaki was there...
September 12th, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

He gave his life that we might not starve

He gave his life that we might not starve
Two of the Belgian Prince survivors who were helped by Sailors’ Society Drowned crew of the SS Belgian Prince are commemorated 100 years on from one of the most heinous war crimes of World War 1 One hundred years ago today (July 31), one of the most heinous war crimes of World War One took place...
July 31st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, HR, Maritime Accidents, Military, News | Read More

BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister

BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister
Minister of Economic Development & Tourism Jamahl Simmons (left) speaks with BDA CEO Ross Webber BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister, affirms positive partnership, “Bermuda open for business” Hamilton, Bermuda, July 27, 2017 – Following a meeting with the Minister...
July 28th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Associations, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Finance, Holidays, Insurance and Reinsurance, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Oceanology, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Tourism | Read More

The London Greek Lyceum last summer performance…

The London Greek Lyceum last summer performance…
From this excellent down to earth event – picture courtesy Anna Menis After a year participating and supporting many events in the British capital including shipping ones, the Lyceum of Greek Ladies (Lykeion ton Ellinidon) in London ended the season with a very lively event last Sunday the 9th...
July 10th, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Theatre, Comedy, Drama, Dance | Read More

Moran and Sealift Join NAMEPA

Moran and Sealift Join NAMEPA
Carleen Lyden Walker July 11, 2017 – Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive Director of North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) announced today that Sealift, Inc. and Maritime Procurement Services have become new corporate members of NAMEPA. These companies have joined...
July 10th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Environment | Read More

Working together to improve the safety and welfare of seafarers

Working together to improve the safety and welfare of seafarers
Ray Baker The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) and the Confidential Hazardous Incident Reporting Programme (CHIRP Maritime) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) so that the two organisations can work closer together to help improve seafarers’...
July 10th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

Seahorse Club’s Summer Splash

Seahorse Club’s Summer Splash
Tom Waters from Image Line at centre stage… and on the right The Nautical Institute’s Bridget Hogan with guests… Picture credits: Anna Menis I guess that journalists and other practitioners involved in any way in the maritime media world had more than enough with news and important...
July 6th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Food and Drink, HR, Press and Media | Read More

The BDI@878: Tempest ante portas and climate change in tatters…

The BDI@878: Tempest ante portas and climate change in tatters…
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – The BDI lost its 900 point-base threshold and things as you understand are becoming grave for the hoi polloi; the geopolitical issues with the president Trump’s position can cause tsunamis. John Faraclas’ mid-week market...
May 31st, 2017 | Breaking News, Charity, Chartering, Climate, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, European Union, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, UN | Read More

Mitsotakis’ powerfull speech at the Piraeus Marine Club

Mitsotakis’ powerfull speech at the Piraeus Marine Club
Irene S. Daifas, president of the PMC with Kyriakos Mitsotakis The Piraeus Marine Club attracted almost 200 guests and was overflowing with key Greek shipping stakeholders on Monday, May 22, 2017, who gathered to hear the Club’s esteemed guest speaker, the President of New Democracy and Leader of the...
May 24th, 2017 | Clubs, Events, Politics and Government | Read More

DNV GL, ABB urge corporates to take part in Nor-Shipping Charity Fun Run

DNV GL, ABB urge corporates to take part in Nor-Shipping Charity Fun Run
… Nor-Shipping 2017 Fun Run will support seafarer welfare through nominated charity, the Mission to Seafarers LONDON, 22nd May 2017 – Nor-Shipping Charity Fun Run co-sponsor DNV GL and event participant ABB, who are sending a team of 19 runners, today called for more businesses to register...
May 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Innovative new Sailors’ Society shop is the future of charity retail

Innovative new Sailors’ Society shop is the future of charity retail
Sailors’ Society staff outside the new Eastleigh shop A new charity shop, opened on May 19 in Eastleigh, UK by international maritime charity Sailors’ Society, has ditched the fusty image traditionally associated with charity shops in favour of a fresh approach. The store has the feel of a quirky...
May 22nd, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, HR | Read More

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”
Irene Rosberg A new advance for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) is underway with the establishment of its Alumni Association. The Association will be a channel for closer links around the globe between the senior executives in the maritime and associated sectors who have graduated,...
May 7th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Clubs, Communication, Events, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places | Read More

Geopolitical Developments: Risks and Opportunities

Geopolitical Developments: Risks and Opportunities
Dr. Thanos Dokos delivering his speech The Piraeus Marine Club enhances its role as a center for regional intelligence for its Membership On Wednesday the 29th of March 2017 the Piraeus Marine Club featured a talk as a part of its series of Working Luncheons highlighting key current events issues entitled...
April 7th, 2017 | Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Wartsila Joins NAMEPA as an Environmental Steward

Wartsila Joins NAMEPA as an Environmental Steward
Carleen Lyden-Kluss March 20, 2017 – Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder and Executive Director of North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) announced today that Wärtsilä has joined NAMEPA as a new member. Wärtsilä joins NAMEPA to support and participate with other marine industry...
March 24th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Herald of Free Enterprise bell returns to Dover 30 years after the disaster claimed 193 lives

Herald of Free Enterprise bell returns to Dover 30 years after the disaster claimed 193 lives
  IN THIS ISSUE: Herald of Free Enterprise bell returns to Dover 30 years on Partnership opportunities Manila Gala Dinner “Sailors’ Society is his only support” Here’s what your donations could provide seafarers and their families Special...
March 16th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, HR | Read More

5th Greek Press Association-UK dinner honoured by distinguished guests

5th Greek Press Association-UK dinner honoured by distinguished guests
Martha Petridis (nee Chrysomallis) president of the GPA -UK introducing hte event Guest speakers highlight Delphi’s past and present significance and suggest a new approach to seeking the Parthenon Sculptures restitution The Greek Press Association-UK (GPA-UK) successfully held its 5th annual dinner...
March 10th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

BDI@1,045: controlled and contained rise; Geopolitics getting sour…

BDI@1,045: controlled and contained rise; Geopolitics getting sour…
John Faraclas With …Modesty Blaise in my mind, Modesty is the best charisma we should all possess… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained a dozen points since yesterday but all in all the dry market indices rise has been considerably low, following the previous days’ good pickings. The Geopolitics...
March 8th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, News, Press and Media, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event
Ken McLean, vice-president of the Port of London chapter of the New York-based Propeller Club and John Faraclas Geopolitics and the shipping market: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event by James Brewer Hidden currents – that is, hidden to the general public and even to some in...
March 7th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Canals, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Flags, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Propeller Club of Piraeus Ball Masque 2017

Propeller Club of Piraeus Ball Masque 2017
Propelling fun… The International Propeller Club of the U.S., International Port of Piraeus, threw its 2nd Masque Ball at Cinderella Disco in Kolonaki, Athens, on the 15th February 2017 with costume theme: “Mermaids in Love” from the ‘60’s Greek movie (Γοργόνες καιΜάγκες). The...
March 1st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Holidays | Read More

The BDI@856 amid mega Geopolitical mayhem

The BDI@856 amid mega Geopolitical mayhem
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 50 (indeed you read correct, fifty) points plus and now stands at 856 points, thanks to the as ever volatile Capers; Geopolitics and in general the masses all over Planet Ocean are in a very uneasy situation. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers’...
February 23rd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corruption, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Immigration, Jobs, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, Military, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

UK’S Reliance on Seafarers and the Maritime Industry

UK’S Reliance on Seafarers and the Maritime Industry
Steve Cameron As a UK sea-vision volunteer, I get to talk about maritime careers a few times a year to schools and colleges. What captures students focus, is size and complexity of the global supply chain and the important role that the UK’S 71,000 seafarers play in ensuring that the supermarket...
February 8th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Consulting, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Piraeus Propeller Club’s 2017 Vassilopitta ceremony and scholarship awards

Piraeus Propeller Club’s 2017 Vassilopitta ceremony and scholarship awards
The Vassilopitta blessing The Piraeus affiliate of the International Propeller Club of the US held its 2017 Vassilopitta ceremony for 2017 at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens on Sunday the 22nd January 2017. More than 190 guests attended the event which with the cake cutting and the blessing...
February 8th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

Chios Marine Club 2017 Vassilopitta

Chios Marine Club 2017 Vassilopitta
Konstantinos Vassiliadis, president of Chios Marine Club, cutting the Vassilopitta Chios Marine Club’s (CMC) annual Vassilopitta cutting event took place last Wednesday at Athens’ Metropolitan Hotel in the Corfu Room with the presence of nearly 180 members and friends. The event began with the welcome...
January 27th, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Tsavliris Christmas Party 2016 yet another success

Tsavliris Christmas Party 2016 yet another success
George A. Tsavliris delivering his Christmas message With the Britannia Room at the Royal Thames Yacht Club (RTYC) breaking to its seams, all four sections were opened to accommodate the hundreds of guests present to celebrate the Christmas season at this year’s Tsavliris Salvage Group event. It was,...
December 9th, 2016 | Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, Marine Insurance, News, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Reload Greece: Join our FREE IGNITE workshop at LBS

Reload Greece: Join our FREE IGNITE workshop at LBS
The first phase of Reload Greece’s Young Entrepreneurs Programme (RGYEP) is coming to an end.  During our IGNITE workshops, we traveled to 7 Universities across the UK, ran 14 workshops, and reached 300 participants.  Our mentors have committed 40 hours of their time to create business ideas,...
November 23rd, 2016 | Charity, Clubs, Jobs, Markets | Read More