Archive for the ‘Communication’ Category

Training against cyber-attack in the maritime sector

Training against cyber-attack in the maritime sector
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST)’s MLA College, together with the University of Sunderland and Stapleton International, has developed an online Maritime Cyber Risk Awareness Course to help address an industry-wide lack of preparedness against digital threats Modern...
March 13th, 2019 | Communication, Corruption, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security | Read More

CIRM Annual Conference 2019 – update

CIRM Annual Conference 2019 – update
Frances Baskerville, Secretary-General, CIRM CIRM Annual Conference 2019 To be held at the Divani Apollon Palace & Thalasso Hotel, Vouliagmeni, Greece 2 – 4 April 2019.  CIRM’s annual conference and AGM is taking place over three days at the Beginning of April. The conference features...
March 8th, 2019 | CIRM, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Geodis expands growth in E-Commerce

Geodis expands growth in E-Commerce
7 MARCH 2019 – LEVALLOIS-PERRET GEODIS EXPANDS GROWTH IN E-COMMERCE  New logistics centre in Oberhausen under construction Levallois-Perret, 7 March 2019 – GEODIS will open a new warehouse in Oberhausen this summer. The 40,000 square-meter building is being built by SEGRO, a UK industrial...
March 7th, 2019 | Communication, IT and Communications | Read More

Sports-Partner tie-up strengthens IEC Telecom’s focus on the Scandinavian yacht racing sector

Sports-Partner tie-up strengthens IEC Telecom’s focus on the Scandinavian yacht racing sector
Alf Stian Mauritz,CEO of IEC Telecom Norway Sports-Partner tie-up strengthens IEC Telecom’s focus on the Scandinavian yacht racing sector Global satellite communications solutions provider IEC Telecom has underlined its commitment to the burgeoning Scandinavian yacht racing sector by teaming up with...
March 7th, 2019 | Communication, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hamburg Commercial Bank financing expansion of broadband network in Austria

Hamburg Commercial Bank financing expansion of broadband network in Austria
Marcus Kleiner Hamburg Commercial Bank financing expansion of broadband network in Austria Hamburg – Hamburg Commercial Bank will provide the Austrian broadband company Infotech with a loan in the amount of € 30 million for a rollout of an FTTH-Network (fiber to the home). This is the first project...
March 7th, 2019 | Banking, Communication, Finance, IT and Communications | Read More

Inmarsat brings Crew Xpress to market with unique ‘Fleet Hotspot’ for seafarers

Inmarsat brings Crew Xpress to market with unique ‘Fleet Hotspot’ for seafarers
Ronald Spithout, Inmarsat Maritime President and CEO Inmarsat brings Crew Xpress to market with unique ‘Fleet Hotspot’ for seafarers Fully-managed crew Wi-Fi portal is key component in new service package powered by Fleet Xpress that incentivises ship owners and operators to enhance connectivity...
March 4th, 2019 | Communication, HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

London International Shipping Week unveils new website and interactive app

London International Shipping Week unveils new website and interactive app
Sean Moloney London International Shipping Week 2019 (LISW19) has streamlined the experience for international visitors attending this year’s event by launching a new, interactive app and unveiling its newly-revamped website. The freshly designed ‘LISW19’ app provides visitors with all the information...
February 19th, 2019 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hamburg Commercial Bank driving optic fibre expansion in Spain forward

Hamburg Commercial Bank driving optic fibre expansion in Spain forward
Marcus Kleiner Hamburg/Kiel – Hamburg Commercial Bank is making available EUR 30 million in project finance to Spain’s leading private broadband network operator ADAMO as mandated lead arranger and structuring bank to drive a further expansion to 1.14 million household connections. The project is...
February 13th, 2019 | Banking, Communication | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin: February 2019 – Edition 1

HFW Insurance Bulletin: February 2019 – Edition 1
Costas Frangeskides, Partner Holman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: February 2019 – Edition 1 In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration; Market Developments; HFW publications and events. 1. Regulation and legislation UK: Agreement between UK and Switzerland...
February 11th, 2019 | Arbiitration, Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Regulatory, Reports | Read More

Navigational assessment focus for issue 20 of The Navigator

Navigational assessment focus for issue 20 of The Navigator
.. 05.02.19 – The 20th issue of The Navigator focuses on the importance of a navigational assessment and why it is different from an audit. The milestone edition of the free publication from The Nautical Institute is published this month and available both in print and online. Articles include...
February 5th, 2019 | Associations, Communication, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

BIFA launches freight apprenticeship microsite

BIFA launches freight apprenticeship microsite
Robert Keen The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has launched a dedicated website – https://apprentices.bifa.org/ – that will focus on helping both employers and potential recruits to better understand...
February 4th, 2019 | Associations, Communication | Read More

Desmond Lachman on US monetary policy, Danae Kyriakopoulou on Banxico independence and more

Desmond Lachman on US monetary policy, Danae Kyriakopoulou on Banxico independence and more
OMFIF Update  – Week 5 2019 28 January-1 February 2019 Vol.10 Ed.5 REPORT  The rise of central bank gold demand Since the 2008 financial crisis there has been renewed interest in gold’s unique characteristics as a safe haven asset that is nobody’s liability. This, combined with scepticism...
February 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Markets | Read More

Keep your finger on the pulse with GAC’s Hot Port News

Keep your finger on the pulse with GAC’s Hot Port News
Hot Port News (HPN) is a free daily information service provided by GAC to registered subscribers. Hot Port News features regular updates on local developments at ports around the world, provided by the GAC Group’s extensive network of offices. You can view the daily bulletins and search the news...
February 1st, 2019 | Communication, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

CIRM annual conference 2019 in Greece

CIRM annual conference 2019 in Greece
Frances Baskerville CIRM annual conference 2019 in Greece Viewers can  find below the link to the Annual Conference page on CIRM’s website.  You’ll see that the event is  at the Divani Apollon Palace for three full days,  2 – 4 April with evening events planned throughout (three days, three...
January 25th, 2019 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Reload Greece: 2018 Reflections – a year in review!

Reload Greece: 2018 Reflections – a year in review!
.. As the year comes to an end, in our final 2018 blog, we present you with an overview of our key developments in 2018 and our plans for 2019. Click here to read our CEO Effie Kyrtata’s blog which highlights how we expanded our operations, strengthened our voice and grew our community.  Watch...
December 21st, 2018 | Charity, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Markets | Read More

HFW: Insurance Bulletin – December 2018

HFW: Insurance Bulletin – December 2018
Costas Frangeskides, Partner, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration; HFW publications and events 1. Regulation and Legislation UK: The FCA’s Brexit Impact Assessment UK: Covered Agreement announced between the UK and the US EU: EIOPA consults...
December 19th, 2018 | Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News | Read More

IUMI Eye December 2018 Edition published

IUMI Eye December 2018 Edition published
Viewers can see herebelow the link to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI –www.iumi.com) latest edition of the informative IUMI Eye, published today: IUMI EYE December 2018 A few of the key stories include: –          Message from the President –         ...
December 13th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Marine Insurance | Read More

Best Journalistic Newcomer Award Supported by TT Club

Best Journalistic Newcomer Award Supported by TT Club
Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club presenting Seahorse Newcomer of the Year to Joseph Stewart, The Naval Architect London, 10th December, 2018 – Leading international transport and logistics insurer, TT Club has been an enthusiastic supporter of the Seahorse Club Journalist Awards for some years. ...
December 10th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Clubs, Communication, Press and Media | Read More

V.Group enlists Blue to support its drive for marine industry transformation

V.Group enlists Blue to support its drive for marine industry transformation
Photo by Will Reddawaycourtesy of V.Group Leading global marine support services provider recognises PR as core component in realising global growth ambitions OXFORD / LONDON: 06 DECEMBER 2018: Marine and energy PR specialist, BLUE Communications, today announced its appointment by V.Group, the...
December 6th, 2018 | Communication, Company Profiles, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

The BDI@1,237… Que será, será?*

The BDI@1,237… Que será, será?*
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 34 points since yesterday thanks to the as ever volatile Capes… Geopolitics and its influence in the global economy and conversely to shipping are more than perplexed. John Faraclas’ brief recap: 101 points plus for the Capes’ BCI now standing at...
December 4th, 2018 | Awards, Chartering, Clubs, Communication, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,281: think the unthinkable

The BDI@1,281: think the unthinkable
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 49 points earlier on today “thanks” to the Capes, the culprits of the Dry Market. Geopolitics couldn’t be more perplexed; John Faraclas’ daily recap: Another triple-digit loss for the Capes with the BCI down at 1,950 points – down 171 point losing...
November 29th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Markets, Military, News, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HFW: Insurance Bulletin – November 2018

HFW: Insurance Bulletin – November 2018
Costas FrangeskidesPartnerHolman Fenwick Willan LLP In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration; HFW publications and events 1. Regulation and Legislation UK: Unfair pricing practices? FCA launches market study into the retail home and motor markets 2. Court cases and arbitration England...
November 27th, 2018 | Communication, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

Diversity – does it matter in shipping?

Diversity – does it matter in shipping?
Professor Averil Macdonald OBE Diversity – does it matter in shipping? by  Professor Averil Macdonald OBE, DSc, D.Univ, FInstP, FRSA. Emeritus Professor University of Reading, Senior Warden Worshipful Company of Fuellers. Organisations of all sizes across every industry sector are scrutinising their...
November 21st, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Comment, Communication, Featured, HR, Insight, Jobs, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

LIQUI MOLY sets new sales record

LIQUI MOLY sets new sales record
Ernst_Prost German oil and additives specialist achieves record turnover of € 53.8 million in October November 2018 – LIQUI MOLY rang in the last quarter of the year with a record result. In October, the company booked a turnover of 53.8 million euro. With that, the high reached eleven months...
November 20th, 2018 | Automobiles, Communication, Company Profiles | Read More

KVH Videotel Announce Plans to Provide Virtual Reality Training by OMS-VR to Maritime Industry

KVH Videotel Announce Plans to Provide Virtual Reality Training by OMS-VR to Maritime Industry
Virtual reality offerings bring next-generation learning to seafarers Recognizing the appeal of virtual reality (VR) for engaging seafarers who need training as they enter and advance through the maritime industry,KVH  Videotel and OMS-VR today announced a letter of intent to enter into an exclusive...
November 5th, 2018 | Communication | Read More