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AAL continues North America expansion strategy with appointment of Michael Morgan as GM of America

AAL continues North America expansion strategy with appointment of Michael Morgan as GM of America
Michael Morland, AAL General Manager Americas September 24, 2018 – Global multipurpose operator AAL has announced the appointment of Michael Morland to the role of General Manager Americas. Following AAL’s appointment of Marc Schutzbier as its Canadian Commercial Manager at the end of 2017, Michael’s...
September 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana Shipping announces pricing of US$100 Million senior unsecured bond offering

Diana Shipping announces pricing of US$100 Million senior unsecured bond offering
ATHENS, GREECE, September 18, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the pricing of a US$100 million private placement of senior unsecured bonds maturing in September 2023 and callable...
September 18th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

BIFA expands training team with another key appointment

BIFA expands training team with another key appointment
Claire Capaccioli The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expanded its training team with the appointment of Claire Capaccioli as Trainer – Freight and Customs Procedures.  For some time the trade association for freight forwarding companies has anticipated a significant increase...
September 17th, 2018 | Associations, Company Profiles, Education and Training, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

New management structure at IBIA

New management structure at IBIA
Justin Murphy The International Bunker Industry Association is restructuring to provide a greater diversity of expertise within the secretariat to match IBIA’s ambitions and goals. The changes will take effect when Justin Murphy, the current CEO, leaves his post at IBIA on September 15 to take up a...
September 12th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Evergreen Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Evergreen Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Evergreen Group’s senior executives celebrated the Group’s 50th anniversary with birthday cakes, looking forward to providing customers and the general public with better service across sea, land and the sky. “Full Steam Ahead” into the future Taipei, Taiwan (01 September, 2018) – Evergreen...
September 2nd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, News, People and Places, Story of the Day | Read More

ABS: New Director for GSSC

ABS: New Director for GSSC
When the ABS Operating Model launched last spring, Dr. Elias Kariambas was recruited from his duties with the Global Ship Systems Center (GSSC) to join the newly formed Business Development team.  Elias was a successful first director, having supported the GSSC from its inception in June 2017 through...
August 31st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Foreship appoints Head of Project Management Services to meet shipowner demand

Foreship appoints Head of Project Management Services to meet shipowner demand
Viktor Gingsjo has been appointed Foreship Head of Project Management Services Foreship has appointed Viktor Gingsjo as Head of Project Management Services – a newly-created post that reflects a significant rise in demand for this aspect of the leading naval architect and engineering company’s services. The...
August 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New hands at the helm for GAC Sweden

New hands at the helm for GAC Sweden
Johan Ehn The GAC Group has appointed industry veteran and current Chair of the Swedish Shipbrokers Association, Johan Ehn, as Managing Director of its operation in Sweden. Ehn started his career in shipping in 1989 when he joined Swedish Maritime AB, and subsequently gained logistics expertise as a...
August 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Half Year Results: Consistent Performance from The Swedish Club

Half Year Results: Consistent Performance from The Swedish Club
Lars Rhodin The Swedish Club has reported a combined ratio of 96 % for the first six months of 2018, in line with a policy of balanced growth and consistent performance. The Club is pleased to have now delivered an average combined ratio of below 100 % for ten years, despite a continued soft market for...
August 24th, 2018 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

Dupre Marine Transportation launches Helm CONNECT Personnel

Dupre Marine Transportation launches Helm CONNECT Personnel
Rachel Aylard, Product Manager for Helm CONNECT Personnel, signs with the Dupre Marine Transportation​ team Houma, Louisiana-based towing operator becomes first company to roll out new Helm Operations software for crew management. Houma, LA – Leading marine software company Helm Operations...
August 23rd, 2018 | Accountancy, Chartering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

DWF launches Asia corporate insurance practice with partner appointment

DWF launches Asia corporate insurance practice with partner appointment
Jonathan Goacher DWF has appointed corporate and regulatory partner Jonathan Goacher to its Singapore office as the business looks to strengthen its transactional practice in the Asia Pacific region. He joins from Kennedys, where he led the firm’s regional corporate insurance practice, prior to...
August 23rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Management news from the American Club

Management news from the American Club
MANAGEMENT NEWS After more than sixteen years’ service to the American Club, most recently as Senior Vice President of Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc. (SCB), in which capacity he occupied the roles of Global Claims Director and General Counsel, George Tsimis has recently resigned from the management...
August 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

David F. Doorley named CFO of SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd.

David F. Doorley named CFO of SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd.
David F. Doorley (WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ) August 22, 2018 –  SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. (“SeaCube”), is pleased to announce the promotion of David F. Doorley to the position of Chief Financial Officer. This promotion was announced by Robert Sappio, CEO, SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. Prior...
August 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana announces T/C period fixture for m/v Semirio with Pacific Bulk

Diana announces T/C period fixture for m/v Semirio with Pacific Bulk
ATHENS, GREECE, August 22, 2018 – 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 subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with Pacific Bulk Cape Company...
August 22nd, 2018 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

New North American Office for North

New North American Office for North
Ian Duthie August 22, 2018 – North P&I Club has today announced the opening of a new office in New York, USA, to represent our interests across North America.   The new office will be headed by Ian Duthie, who joins the Club from brokers, Marsh. The office will work closely with the existing...
August 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana announces period time charter contract for m/v Coronis

Diana announces period time charter contract for m/v Coronis
ATHENS, GREECE, August 16, 2018 – 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 subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with CJ International Italy...
August 16th, 2018 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Trans Global Projects launches two new offices in China

Trans Global Projects launches two new offices in China
Trans Global Projects’ Dalian team recently coordinated logistics for a shipment of equipment from China for a wind farm project in Thailand. Paddock Wood, 14 August 2018: Trans Global Projects (TGP) opened two new offices in China at the beginning of August to shift its Hong Kong branch to...
August 14th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

North P&I Club adds strength and depth to the Greek office team

North P&I Club adds strength and depth to the Greek office team
Paul Jennings August 13, 2018 – Leading global marine insurer North P&I Club has further strengthened its Greece based team with a number of new appointments and internal promotions, demonstrating North’s continuing commitment to providing the highest standards of service to its local...
August 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Official Opening of China Navigation Co in Vancouver

Official Opening of China Navigation Co in Vancouver
… The China Navigation, Co Pte. Ltd (CNCO), Swire Shipping CNCO office opening in Vancouver. Vancouver, BC, Canada, August 9th, 2018 Today The China Navigation Co (CNCo) opened its doors at a ribbon cutting ceremony at their new offices in Vancouver.  CNCo is a leading provider of sustainable...
August 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship
Alexey Khaydukov President Novoship The Board of Directors of PAO Novoship has elected Alexey Khaydukov as the company’s new President. Igor Tonkovidov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PAO Novoship, introduced the new President to the company’s management team on 8 August, in Novorossiysk. Novoship’s...
August 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

HudsonAnalytix expands Cyber capabilities

HudsonAnalytix expands Cyber capabilities
Chronis Kapalidis Camden, New Jersey, United States, August 8, 2018 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Chronis Kapalidis to the HudsonAnalytix team. Based in London, Chronis will focus on the enhancement and expansion of HudsonAnalytix’s strategic partnerships in Europe. An...
August 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Waberer’s second quarter and half-year 2018 financial report

Waberer’s second quarter and half-year 2018 financial report
Waberer’s CEO – Ferenc Lajko.j Double-digit revenue growth with temporary margin pressure Budapest, August 8, 2018 – WABERER’S INTERNATIONAL Nyrt., the European leader in full truckload (FTL) transportation, reports its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2018. Highlights...
August 8th, 2018 | Automobiles, Company Profiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Diana announces appointment of directors and executive officers

Diana announces appointment of directors and executive officers
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ATHENS, GREECE, August 1, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, effective August 1, 2018, the Company...
August 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

Campbell Johnston Clark strengthens its Admiralty and Casualty teams in London and Singapore

Campbell Johnston Clark strengthens its Admiralty and Casualty teams in London and Singapore
Paul Apostolis, partner CJC Specialised international shipping law firm Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) has announced new senior appointments to the Admiralty and Casualty teams in its London and Singapore offices.  Paul Apostolis is joining CJC’s Singapore office from HFW Singapore while Andrew Gray...
August 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Tuapse Commercial Sea Port H1 performance results

Tuapse Commercial Sea Port H1 performance results
A view of the Port of Tuapse TSCP Group’s H1’2018 volumes totaled 6.8 million tonnes Cargo throughput at Tuapse Sea Commercial Port (TSCP Group, part of UCL Holding) in the first six months of 2018 fell 10.7% to 6.8 million tonnes. The decrease should be attributed to a 29.4-percent decline year-on-year...
July 31st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More