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Ray Fitzgerald to Rejoin Crowley as Chief Operating Officer

Ray Fitzgerald to Rejoin Crowley as Chief Operating Officer
Ray Fitzgerald Ray Fitzgerald to Rejoin Crowley as Chief Operating Officer (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Feb. 20, 2020) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today that Ray Fitzgerald, who began his career with Crowley and most recently served as president and chief operating officer of Wallenius Wilhelmsen...
February 20th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Dachser opens a presence in the Mendoza wine region of Argentina

Dachser opens a presence in the Mendoza wine region of Argentina
Dachser opens a presence in the Mendoza wine region of Argentina The new sales office enhances Dachser’s “vineyard-to-shelf” supply chain capabilities and expands its South America footprint Mendoza, Argentina, February 4, 2020 -Dachser, a premier global logistics solutions provider, announced...
February 12th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Logistics | Read More

IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO

IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO
(l-r): Emanuele Ravano and Giovanni Ravano. IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO Leading international independent shipbroker IFCHOR has strengthened its leadership team by appointing Giovanni Ravano alongside Emanuele Ravano as Joint Chief Executive. Giovanni Ravano is an experienced shipping professional,...
February 11th, 2020 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala

Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala
  Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala February 11, 2020 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises, has been selected as the recipient...
February 11th, 2020 | Awards, Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Events, Person Profiles | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc., update on Repurchases under the previously announced share buyback program

Performance Shipping Inc., update on Repurchases under the previously announced share buyback program
Performance Shipping Inc., update on Repurchases under the previously announced share buyback program ATHENS, GREECE, February 10, 2020 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that, since the...
February 10th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Final Results of Self Tender Offer for Shares of Common Stock

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Final Results of Self Tender Offer for Shares of Common Stock
.. Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Final Results of Self Tender Offer for Shares of Common Stock ATHENS, GREECE, February 10, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the final results...
February 10th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Stock Markets | Read More

SALDEHCO: Strengthening South Africa’s Ocean’s Economy

SALDEHCO: Strengthening South Africa’s Ocean’s Economy
Picture courtesy of Saldehco SALDEHCO: Strengthening South Africa’s Ocean’s Economy Cape Town, South Africa. Monday, 10 February 2020 South Africa’s first planned facility, with a focus on providing specialist and generalist services for both the offshore oil and gas industry, as well as maritime...
February 10th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership.

Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership.
.. Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership. Stone Marine Shipcare is delighted to be opening a fully equipped propeller repair and modification base at the Sefine Shipyard in Turkey. The shipyard has been growing rapidly since it first opened in 2005 and Suleyman Yilmaz...
February 9th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

DSV Panalpina Corporate News

DSV Panalpina Corporate News
. DSV Panalpina Corporate News Annual Report 2019 released “Q4 2019 was in line with our expectations and we can report EBIT of DKK 6,654 million for 2019, an 8.4% organic growth on 2018. 2019 was a strong year for our company – not least thanks to the acquisition of Panalpina in August 2019. A large...
February 7th, 2020 | Accountancy, Company Profiles | Read More

MARPRO welcomes Jakob Tørring as new Recruitment Partner

MARPRO welcomes Jakob Tørring as new Recruitment Partner
From left, Jakob le Fevre, Louise Windelboe and Jakob Tørring MARPRO welcomes Jakob Tørring as new Recruitment Partner Danish based maritime recruitment specialist MARPRO have strengthened the team, with the Shipping, Economic and Start-up expert Jakob Tørring. Jakob holds a Master of Science in Business...
February 7th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Consulting, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

New Stena Line ferry route officially opened

New Stena Line ferry route officially opened
.. New Stena Line ferry route officially opened On Saturday 1 February 2020 Stena Line’s new ferry route between Halmstad in Sweden and Grenaa in Denmark was officially opened. Thousands of people visited the opening ceremonies on both sides of the sea, including both the infrastructure and transport...
February 6th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

New COO in Maersk Supply Service

New COO in Maersk Supply Service
Mark Andrew Handin New COO in Maersk Supply Service Mark Andrew Handin will join Maersk Supply Service as Chief Operating Officer (COO) on 1 March 2020, heading the Vessel Management function. Mark Handin currently holds the position of Vice President of Operations at Tidewater. With over 23 years of...
February 3rd, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Supplies, Shipmanagement | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020

ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020
Dimitrij Zadel ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020 PORT PRO OF THE MONTH Port pro of the month: Dimitrij Zadel (SI) 31 January 2020 This month we are taking you to Slovenia’s only commercial port, the Port of Koper. In what follows, Mr. Dimitrij Zadel, President of the Management Board, explains...
January 31st, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Euronext appoints Øivind Amundsen as CEO of Oslo Børs

Euronext appoints Øivind Amundsen as CEO of  Oslo Børs
Euronext appoints Øivind Amundsen as CEO of  Oslo Børs  29/01/2020 – Amsterdam, Brussels, Dublin, Lisbon, London, Oslo and Paris –  29 January 2020 – Euronext announced today that the Boards of Oslo Børs VPS Holding ASA and Oslo Børs ASA have approved the appointment of Øivind...
January 29th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

Dachser expands its logistics center in Hof

Dachser expands its logistics center in Hof
Dachser Logistikzentrum at Hof Dachser expands its logistics center in Hof Hof/Kempten, 27 January, 2020 – Logistics provider Dachser is stepping up its contract logistics activities in the Upper Franconia region of Germany and moving into a new warehouse in the town of Hof. The warehouse will...
January 27th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc. announces the date for Reporting the 2019 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results

Performance Shipping Inc. announces the date for Reporting the 2019 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. Announces the Date for Reporting the 2019 FOURTH Quarter and Year-End Financial Results  ATHENS, GREECE, January 21, 2020 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced...
January 21st, 2020 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

Capt Eero Lehtovaara appointed ONE SEA chairman as ship autonomy climbs agenda

Capt Eero Lehtovaara, Chairman, ONE SEA Capt Eero Lehtovaara appointed ONE SEA chairman as ship autonomy climbs agenda  ONE SEA, the industry alliance which aims to lead the way towards an operating autonomous maritime ecosystem by 2025, has appointed Capt Eero Lehtovaara as its new Chairman. Eero,...
January 14th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

BIMCO appoints David Loosley as Secretary General & CEO

BIMCO appoints David Loosley as Secretary General & CEO
David Loosley BIMCO appoints David Loosley as Secretary General & CEO BIMCO is pleased to announce that following a thorough executive search, it has appointed David Loosley as its new Secretary General & CEO with effect from June 2020. Mr Loosley joins from the Institute of Marine Engineering...
January 13th, 2020 | BIMCO, Company Profiles, IMarEST, Person Profiles | Read More

Halcyon Recruitment announces high profile appointments

Halcyon Recruitment announces high profile appointments
Heidi Heseltine Halcyon Recruitment announces high profile appointments Senior hires signal Halcyon’s support for global talent drive across shipping and maritime in 2020, including APAC oil & gas market LONDON – 09 January 2020: Halcyon Recruitment, the leading recruitment consultancy for the...
January 9th, 2020 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Oceanis with Phaethon

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Oceanis with Phaethon
. Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Oceanis with Phaethon ATHENS, GREECE, January 8, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
January 8th, 2020 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News | Read More

ShipServ appoints Henrik Hyldahn as CEO

ShipServ appoints Henrik Hyldahn as CEO
Henrik Hyldahn ShipServ appoints Henrik Hyldahn as CEO Hyldahn to drive new era of growth for ShipServ. Current CEO Kim Skaarup appointed Vice Chairman LONDON – 6 January 2020: ShipServ, the world’s leading maritime e-procurement platform, today announced that Henrik Hyldahn has been appointed as...
January 7th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta, the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal takes office on 1st January 2020

Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta, the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal takes office on 1st January 2020
Ing Maota with Administrator and Panama canal Minister Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta, the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal takes office on 1st January 2020 The appointment Mrs. Ilya Espino de Marotta as the new Deputy Administrator of the Panama Canal was announced last February 2019 by the...
January 2nd, 2020 | Canals, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

InfraStrata Appoints New Chairman

InfraStrata Appoints New Chairman
InfraStrata Appoints New Chairman Appointment of Chairman InfraStrata plc (AIM: INFA), the UK quoted company focused on strategic infrastructure projects, is pleased to announce that Clive Richardson has been appointed as Chairman of the Company, with effect from 1 February 2020. Most recently, Clive...
December 27th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Refocus of Ardent strategy and relocation of HQ

Refocus of Ardent strategy and relocation of HQ
. Refocus of Ardent strategy and relocation of HQ Ardent, a leading Emergency Management and Wreck Removal company, today announced a refocus of its strategy and a relocation of its headquarter. Ardent will refocus its strategy away from decommissioning towards its core business of emergency management...
December 23rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Maritime Accidents, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Container Owners Association elects new Chairman and Vice-Chairman

Container Owners Association elects new Chairman and Vice-Chairman
Container Owners Association elects new Chairman and Vice-Chairman 20 December 2019 – The Board of Directors of the Container Owners Association has elected Uffe Ernst-Frederiksen, Head of Cargo Management, AP Moller-Maersk, to the position of COA Chairman, effective 1 January 2020. He takes over...
December 20th, 2019 | Associations, Company Profiles, Containers, Person Profiles | Read More