Archive for the ‘Company Profiles’ Category

Britannia appoints new exclusive correspondent in Taiwan

Britannia appoints new exclusive correspondent in Taiwan
In a move to maintain the highest possible service levels to its Members in Asia, Britannia P&I has recently made two important changes. In April last year, Britannia’s Managers, Tindall Riley, acquired the club’s Exclusive Correspondent in Japan, Cornes P&I. Renamed Tindall Riley (Britannia)...
February 20th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, P and I Clubs | Read More

Chaucer joins IUA

Chaucer joins IUA
Dave Matcham The International Underwriting Association has announced Chaucer Insurance Company DAC as its newest member company. The firm was established last year, as part of the wider Chaucer group, to write a broad range of international specialty insurance business. It offers clients greater choice...
February 20th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, News | Read More

U-FREIGHT partner grows in Poland

U-FREIGHT partner grows in Poland
RGW Express, the Polish independent freight forwarder and agent of the U-Freight Group (UFL), is increasing its presence in Poland. Earlier this month, the company – with its offices in the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Poland – moved to a larger facility in Warsaw, which is now fully operational. The...
February 19th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail | Read More

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office
Tony Gennadopoulos, Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean, Harris Pye Global engineering group Harris Pye, a Joulon company, has launched Harris Pye Greece/Mediterranean based in Glyfada, Athens and appointed Tony Gennadopoulos Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean. “Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 16, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 16, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasury yields retreated from yesterday’s fresh multi-year highs as investors are probably getting more cautious, indicating no rush to price in a steeper path of Fed rate tightening in the coming months, in spite of higher than...
February 16th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Container Terminal St. Petersburg invested € 9.1M in development

Container Terminal St. Petersburg invested  € 9.1M in development
A view from the container sector adjacent to the containers berth In 2017, Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg (CTSP, a company of UCL Holding) spent more than RUB 650 million (EUR 9.1 million) under its development programme. Of this amount RUB 643.6 million (EUR 9 million) was spent for the purchase...
February 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Ports & Terminals, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Coffee machine manufacturer’s sales chief appointed to Made in Britain board

Coffee machine manufacturer’s sales chief appointed to Made in Britain board
Peter Atmore Fracino’s head of global sales and marketing, Peter Atmore, has been appointed to the board of Made in Britain. Peter will contribute to the strategic decision of Made in Britain which promotes the British manufacturing sector in the UK and around the world. With sector expertise spanning...
February 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

MISC Group financial results for the year ended 31 Dec. 2017

MISC Group financial results for the year ended 31 Dec. 2017
Yee Yang Chien – MISC President CEO MISC is pleased to announce its financial results for the financial year ended 31 December 2017. Financial Highlights: Group revenue for the quarter ended 31 December 2017 was lower than the corresponding quarter ended 31 December 2016. Group revenue for the...
February 13th, 2018 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Clyde & Co expands in Germany with Hamburg office opening

Clyde & Co expands in Germany with Hamburg office opening
Clyde & Co’s lofty status. London, 12 February 2018. Global law firm Clyde & Co is pleased to announce further expansion in continental Europe with the hire of four leading marine partners and the opening of an office in Hamburg. The partners join from Ince & Co and are a highly regarded...
February 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

New company structure for Swissterminal Group

New company structure for Swissterminal Group
The Swissterminal facility in Frenkendorf / Basel Swissterminal AG paves way to enter new markets Frenkendorf, Switzerland, 12 February 2018: Swissterminal will change its company structure and bundle its activities into two divisions, one for operational and the other for non-operational activities....
February 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, News, Rail | Read More

Rick Meidel joins Crowley Fuels as VP and General Manager in Alaska

Rick Meidel joins Crowley Fuels as VP and General Manager in Alaska
Rick Meidel (ANCHORAGE, Alaska; February 8, 2018) – Crowley Fuels announced today that Rick Meidel has joined the company as vice president and general manager, responsible for the performance and day-to-day operations of Crowley’s Alaska division. He will be based in Anchorage and report to Rocky...
February 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Person Profiles | Read More

EFL International Distribution gains trusted trader status

EFL International Distribution gains trusted trader status
EFL International Distribution Ltd – the Irish agent of the U-Freight Group – has been awarded full Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status, following extensive audits from Irish Customs over the course of several months. The AEO scheme is one of a series of measures being co-ordinated by the...
February 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

2017: A Transformative Year for Veson Nautical

2017: A Transformative Year for Veson Nautical
 New Platform and Significant Growth Ensure Veson’s Continued Market Leadership; DS Norden, Along with 28 New Clients, Provide Validation    Boston, MA, USA – February 7, 2018 – 2017 was a transformative year for Veson Nautical, the world’s leading provider of commercial maritime software...
February 7th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Steamship Insurance Management Services Limited: Management Succession Plan

Steamship Insurance Management Services Limited: Management Succession Plan
Following from Steamship Mutual: Management Succession Plan The Managers have announced their succession plan for the immediate future. Gary Rynsard will step down from the role of Executive Chairman in February 2019 and will be replaced in that position by Stephen Martin. Gary will remain with the...
February 6th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Marseille Fos set to build on 2017 growth

Marseille Fos set to build on 2017 growth
View of the Marseilles port In a sixth consecutive year of growth, container terminals at leading French port Marseille Fos handled a record 1.4 million teu in 2017.  The 10% increase on 2016 – double the European average – was one of the standout performances of a year that underlined the port’s...
February 5th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Erck Rickmers sells E.R. Schiffahrt and Harper Petersen

Erck Rickmers sells E.R. Schiffahrt and Harper Petersen
Erck Rickmers Zeaborn Group to acquire ship management and ship brokerage activities All 3,000 employees ashore and at sea to transfer to new entity Headquarters to remain in Hamburg Hamburg, 5 February 2018. Hamburg entrepreneur Erck Rickmers (53) has decided to sell his ship management and ship...
February 5th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Tototheo Maritime wins Smart4Sea Connectivity Award

Tototheo Maritime wins Smart4Sea Connectivity Award
l to r: Panos Theodossopoulos from the award sponsor Propulsion Analytics and Constantinos Spyrou Tototheo Maritime, the Cyprus based communications and transformation experts, have won the prestigious SMART4SEA Connectivity Award in Athens, Greece this week. The Awards are organised by SAFETY4SEA to...
February 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

RightShip appoints new CEO

RightShip appoints new CEO
RightShip, the world’s leading maritime risk management and environmental assessment organisation, has appointed its new CEO. Martin Crawford-Brunt will replace outgoing CEO Warwick Norman who announced his decision to step down from the position in 2017. The new RightShip CEO Martin Crawford-Brunt Crawford-Brunt...
February 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Environment, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Financial Statements Bulletin January-December 2017

Wärtsilä’s Financial Statements Bulletin January-December 2017
WÄRTSILÄ’S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS BULLETIN JANUARY-DECEMBER 2017 2017 – A YEAR OF SOLID SALES AND STRONG ORDER INTAKE This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s financial statements bulletin 2017. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file. It is also available athttp://www.wartsilareports.com/en-US/2017/q4/frontpage/ and...
January 31st, 2018 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

BSY Associates Inc. names Lisa Aurichio as president

BSY Associates Inc. names Lisa Aurichio as president
Lisa Aurichio BSY Associates Inc. Names Lisa Aurichio as President Barbara Yeninas to Continue as CEO HOLMDEL, NJ-Lisa LoManto Aurichio has been named President, BSY Associates Inc., a marketing communications and branding firm that has specialized in the international trade and transportation industry...
January 26th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Vote of Confidence for the Swedish Club as S&P revises outlook to positive

Vote of Confidence for the Swedish Club as S&P revises outlook to positive
Lars Rhodin, Managing Director of The Swedish Club On Jan. 25, 2018, S&P Global Ratings (S&P) revised its outlook on The Swedish Club to positive from stable. It also affirmed its ‘BBB+’ long-term insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings for the Club. S&P stated: “The...
January 26th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

Jochen Müller becomes COO Air & Sea Logistics at Dachser

Jochen Müller becomes COO Air & Sea Logistics at Dachser
Jochen Müller Kempten, January 23, 2018. Jochen Müller took up the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO) for Dachser’s Air & Sea Logistics business field on January 1, 2018. He replaces Thomas Reuter, who retired at the end of last year after 39 years at Dachser. Müller joined Dachser on...
January 23rd, 2018 | Airline Industry, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 23, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 23, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian equity indices opened higher on Tuesday following record highs in Wall Street overnight after the end of a three-day...
January 23rd, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships announces sale of two post-panamax containerships

Diana Containerships announces sale of two post-panamax containerships
ATHENS, GREECE, January 22, 2018 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell the m/v March and the m/v Great, each a 2004 built containership...
January 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Sales and Purchases | Read More

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue
Dr and Mrs Mehrotra welcomed old friends. Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue Dr Ravi Kumar Mehrotra, CBE, irrepressible executive chairman of Foresight Ltd, and fellow director Mrs Mehrotra, extended a warm welcome to some 450 guests invited to the company’s annual BBQ, a highlight...
January 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More