Archive for the ‘Communication’ Category

The BDI@1,619: nosedive, correction or market reality blues…?

The BDI@1,619: nosedive, correction or market reality blues…?
John Faraclas Falling Markets at the end of the day is nothing to be afraid of or being a bad thing so to speak, as it separates the wheat from the chaff, particularly as many failed to use the appropriate mechanisms with their risk assessment tools available and contain at worse this eight year old...
December 15th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Books, Charity, Chartering, Clubs, Communication, Education and Training, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, Jobs, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Spill, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, WISTA - Women in Shipping, Yachting | Read More

Seahorse Journalist Awards – The Results

Seahorse Journalist Awards – The Results
Linton Nightingale of Lloyd’s List Containers being presented with the Seahorse Journalist of the Year Award by Sam Stewart from Port of Dover London, 14th December, 2017 – Tuesday evening saw over two hundred media professionals gather in London for the Annual Seahorse Club Journalist of...
December 14th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Communication, Events, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

IMO News Winter 2017

IMO News Winter 2017
.. News: Progress made in developing greenhouse gas strategy for international shipping News: Ocean change requires global solutions – UN Oceans Envoy Feature: Global treaty to halt invasive aquatic species enters into force Feature: IMO promotes fishing vessel safety agreement to save lives Viewers...
December 13th, 2017 | Communication, IMO, Organisations | Read More

24th Annual Board of Representatives of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program

24th Annual Board of Representatives of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program
Mr D. Manos, Executive Vice-President of Costamare Shipping Co. SA Twelve children, 5 to 11 years old, from Agia Paraskevi in Thessaloniki, Alexandroupoli, Antiparos, Chios, Corfu, Florina, Gargalianoi in Messinia, Gerakas in Attica, Gournes in Heraklion-Crete, Ioannina, Vagia in Viotia and Volos convened...
December 11th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Environment | Read More

DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine

DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine
… Shanghai, 5 December 2017: Just in time for the Marintec China trade fair in Shanghai, DNV GL has published this year’s second issue of the classification society’s customer and stakeholder magazine MARITIME IMPACT. The theme of the issue is: ‘Smart Operations’. “Today’s shipping...
December 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication, Company Profiles, Environment, Press and Media, Technical, Technology | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 01 Dec 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 01 Dec 2017
Costas Frangeskides In this week’s Bulletin: 1. REGULATION AND LEGISLATION US: Flood Insurance market set for overhaul 2. COURT CASES AND ARBITRATION England & Wales: A reminder of the importance of the Arbitration Act rules of service Spain: The Prestige: Spanish Court holds London Club...
December 1st, 2017 | Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, News | Read More

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 1,477 points, up 19… The Geopolitical situation remind us of a Yellowstone situ…. WISTA-Hellas’ Annual Forum at the Athenaeum InterContinental more than a great success, as did the Chios Village Ladies’ Friends at their annual...
November 27th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Charity, Chartering, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Fashion, Film Industry, HR, Immigration, Jewelry, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, People and Places, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The Oinoussai Benevolent Fund 75th Anniversary Ball

The Oinoussai Benevolent Fund 75th Anniversary Ball
Monumental ! Picture courtesy Maria Yiassa The Oinoussai Benevolent Fund, (Tameion Efpragias Oinousson/TEO), was set up by Oinoussians living in London in 1942 to help those compatriots on the island who were suffering from war time difficulties. Today, the Fund provides vital assistance and support...
November 27th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Events, People and Places | Read More

Moore Stephens Shipping Newsletter

Moore Stephens Shipping Newsletter
Viewers can find herebelow the latest issue of Bottom Line, the newsletter of the Moore Stephens shipping team, which includes articles on operating cost movements, shipping risk and confidence, and cyber security. We look forward receiving your comments: Bottom-Line-Autumn-2017  
November 15th, 2017 | Accountancy, Communication, Company Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Vitaly Klyuyev: “Seafarers training system in Russia complies with international standards”

Vitaly Klyuyev: “Seafarers training system in Russia complies with international standards”
Vitaly Klyuyev The system of training and certification of seafarers in Russia has been brought into compliance with the international requirements. Major efforts of the Transport Ministry and other ad hoc agencies have lead up to that. In his interview* with IAA PortNews, Vitaly Klyuyev**, Director...
November 14th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Communication, HR, IMO, Interviews, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipmanagement | Read More

Inmarsat transforms seafarer safety infrastructure with SafetyNET II launch

Inmarsat transforms seafarer safety infrastructure with SafetyNET II launch
Peter Senior Vice President, Safety & Security, Inmarsat Maritime 14 November, 2017: Inmarsat has launched a vital new service, SafetyNET II, for Maritime Safety Information Providers (MSIPs), marking a key stage in upgrading the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS), which helps to...
November 14th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications | Read More

World Sailing launches revolutionary eSailing World Championships

World Sailing launches revolutionary eSailing World Championships
.. World Sailing, the world governing body, has moved into the world of eSports with the launch of the first virtual World Sailing Championships. In partnership with the leading digital sailing platform, Virtual Regatta, the eSailing World Championships will be held every year starting from 2018. The...
November 11th, 2017 | Associations, Communication, Sailing, Sports | Read More

RG Conference17 Creates A Powerful Impact

RG Conference17 Creates A Powerful Impact
From the event The fourth annual Reload Greece Conference took place in London on Saturday 28th October. The Unstoppable Generation: Hacking Entrepreneurship into a Culture brought together a wide range of stakeholders to explore and debate how a mindset of entrepreneurism can be hacked into a culture...
November 1st, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Markets | Read More

Tototheo Maritime expands presence in Greece

Tototheo Maritime expands presence in Greece
Despina Panayiotou Theodossiou, Tototheo Maritime joint Chief Executive Officer. Tototheo Maritime, a global supplier of technology and innovation support to shipowners and operators in their technical development, has announced the expansion of its presence in Greece. The new office opened for business...
October 24th, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, News | Read More

Time to refloat dangerous wrecks and save the environment too

Time to refloat dangerous wrecks and save the environment too
From the refloating of the “Cabrera” Following the successful refloating and raising of the aft section of the cargoship Cabrera Andros island in the Cyclades in Greece’s central Aegean Sea, it is a rare so to say opportunity to use the Smit crane involved for other actions while she’s...
October 23rd, 2017 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Communication, Environment, Groundings, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, Pollution, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Tourism | Read More

Britannia P&I Launches New Branding

Britannia P&I Launches New Branding
Britannia P&I today unveiled its new brand identity to reflect its role as a dynamic, market leading P&I Club owned by and operated for the benefit of its Members. The new image visually depicts how Britannia has developed and modified its services to meet the changing demands of its Members...
October 19th, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

GNS launches VOYAGER Hub: a new generation back of bridge software solution for commercial shipping

GNS launches VOYAGER Hub: a new generation back of bridge software solution for commercial shipping
GNS and a handpicked group of VOYAGER Hub partners have created a suite of software applications all designed to help shipping companies enhance safety, improve efficiency and reduce costs. Release of VOYAGER Hub enables GNS to meet growing demand for improved user experience, ship and shore cost savings...
October 16th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Our Ocean: Arctic Commitment Seeks Partners on Heavy Fuel Oil Ban

Our Ocean: Arctic Commitment Seeks Partners on Heavy Fuel Oil Ban
Malta, October 9th, 2017:-  The Our Ocean conference in Malta was the venue for the launch of an an international initiative to end use of heavy fuel oil (HFO) by Arctic shipping. On Friday, October 6th, as one of the ambitious commitments made during the conference, the Our Ocean Arctic Commitment...
October 9th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Climate, Communication, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

YSA Design vision for fast-changing cruise market

YSA Design vision for fast-changing cruise market
The World Stage theatre on board Holland America Line’s Koningsdam was a recent landmark for YSA Design. With its two-story, 270-degree wraparound LED video canvas and reconfigurable central stage, the theatre is unique in the cruise industry Strong design vision and comprehensive project management...
October 9th, 2017 | Communication, Cruise Industry, Holidays, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Triton in Chios

Triton in Chios
Chios’ Maritime Museum It looks like the title of a new novel where the prince of the seas – son of Poseidon – was the protagonist of an adventure in this beautiful Greek island, but not. We´re talking about other Triton: The principal character of children’s books collection...
October 3rd, 2017 | Academia, Books, Charity, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Listing of Infront ASA at Oslo Børs

Listing of Infront ASA at Oslo Børs
Oslo Børs Public listing of Infront ASA at Oslo Børs Applied date: 20/09/2017 Accepted date: 25/09/2017 Listing date: 29/09/2017 Ticker: INFRNT Infront provides a unique combination of global market data, news, analytics and trading tools. With proven solutions developed over 20...
September 29th, 2017 | Communication, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

British Marine celebrates Barrus’ 100 year anniversary…

British Marine celebrates Barrus’ 100 year anniversary…
l to r: Pip Glen (Robert Glen’s wife); Robert Glen, Chairman, E.P. Barrus; Howard Pridding, CEO, British Marine; Robert Muir, MD, E.P. Barrus; with Barrus staff looking on. British Marine celebrates Barrus’ 100 year anniversary during TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show British Marine was delighted...
September 22nd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

MHI selected by Inmarsat to launch its first Inmarsat-6 satellite

MHI selected by Inmarsat to launch its first Inmarsat-6 satellite
Artist’s impression of the I-6 F1 satellite in orbit London/Tokyo: 12 September 2017 – Inmarsat (LON: ISAT), the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communication services, has today announced that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has been selected as the launch provider...
September 12th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shipping union RMT responds to Government pledge today to double maritime apprenticeships Inbox x

Shipping union RMT responds to Government pledge today to double maritime apprenticeships  Inbox x
Mick Cash Speaking from the TUC Congress in Brighton, RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said; “Whilst it is welcome that the Government have responded positively to RMT’s campaign for a major increase in ratings apprenticeships it will require action across the industry, and, crucially, trade...
September 11th, 2017 | Associations, Communication, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

SeaFocus celebrates the brains and the glamour of the maritime sector

SeaFocus celebrates the brains and the glamour of the maritime sector
SeaFocus celebrates the brains and the glamour of the maritime sector  By James Brewer A flourishing career in maritime business has spurred in Ulla Keino the ambition to help make the sector “the sexiest industry in the world.” Ms Keino with her team at SeaFocus Executive Maritime Business Platform...
September 8th, 2017 | Communication, Education and Training, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places | Read More