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American Club – circular no. 09/19 – Management News

American Club – circular no. 09/19 – Management News
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club  MARCH 21, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 09/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION Dear Member:   MANAGEMENT NEWS Your Managers are pleased to announce several recent appointments which have been made to enhance...
March 21st, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Award for latest generation CCS at Marseille Fos

From the awards ceremony  Award for latest generation CCS at Marseille Fos Cargo Community System (CCS) provider MGI and the Marseille Fos port authority have won the Digital Transformation Awards logistics category in recognition of the new generation system Ci5.  The award, from French magazine Solutions...
March 19th, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

PAO Sovcomflot: 2018 Results Announcement

PAO Sovcomflot: 2018 Results Announcement
Sergey Frank President & CEO of Sovcomflot Consistent growth in SCF’s offshore and gas revenues 15 March 2019, Moscow: PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), one of the world leaders in energy shipping and marine services for offshore oil and gas upstream projects, has today reported its results for the...
March 15th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Markets, Shipmanagement, Statistics | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces the Filing of its 2018 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces the Filing of its 2018 Annual Report on Form 20-F
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE FILING OF ITS 2018 ANNUAL REPORT ON FORM 20-F  ATHENS, GREECE, March 13, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that on March 12, 2019 it filed its 2018...
March 13th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

V.Group strengthens board with appointment of Steve Holland as non-executive director

V.Group strengthens board with appointment of Steve Holland as non-executive director
Steve Holland  V.Group strengthens board with appointment of Steve Holland as non-executive director  London, 13 March 2019: V.Group, the leading global marine support services provider, announced today that it has appointed Steve Holland as a non-executive director.  Steve brings a wealth of knowledge...
March 13th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer

V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Alison Henriksen V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer Alison Henriksen appointed chief financial officer and board member at V.Group London, 7 March 2019 – V.Group, the leading global marine support services provider, today announced the appointment of Alison Henriksen to the position...
March 7th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

“K”LINE – Notice on Provision for Losses and Extraordinary Losses from Business Structural Reforms, and Revised Forecast of Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018

“K”LINE – Notice on Provision for Losses and Extraordinary Losses from Business Structural Reforms, and Revised Forecast of Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018
.. From “K”LINE: Notice on Provision for Losses and Extraordinary Losses from Business Structural Reforms, and Revised Forecast of Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018 Please be advised that “K” Line Tokyo Head Office published the following press release today. Please click...
March 7th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reports | Read More

BDI hiccups as Capes fall below 300…

BDI hiccups as Capes fall below 300…
John Faraclas BDI hiccups as Capes fall below 300… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost six points earlier on today given the Capes’ fall below the 300 point threshold and now stands at 663 points; mixed feelings for the Wets and perplexed Geopolitics makes it a bleak picture. John Faraclas’ brief daily...
March 5th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Gas, Intercargo, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Tim Protheroe to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore

Tim Protheroe to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore
Tim Protheroe as Regional Chief Executive, Marine & Offshore, North America Tim Protheroe to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore With 40 years of industry experience from deck officer to senior industry professional, the class executive’s appointment is the latest...
March 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana fixes Newcastlemax “San Francisco” on period t/c to Koch

Diana fixes Newcastlemax “San Francisco” on period t/c to Koch
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V SAN FRANCISCO WITH KOCH ATHENS, GREECE, March 5, 2019 – 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...
March 5th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Latest News from LISCR

Latest News from LISCR
The Liberian International Ship and Corporate Registry (LISCR) confirms that Scott Bergeron has departed from the organization. The Cohen family, in particular Adam Cohen and Elan Cohen, continue to lead the organization as Executive Chairmen. Furthermore, Alfonso Castillero has been elevated to the...
March 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc commences self tender offer to purchase up to 5,178,571 shares

Diana Shipping Inc commences self tender offer to purchase up to 5,178,571 shares
DIANA SHIPPING INC. COMMENCES SELF TENDER OFFER TO PURCHASE UP TO 5,178,571 SHARES  Athens, Greece, February 27, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the commencement of a tender...
February 27th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

American Club reports strong tonnage and premium gains over 2019 P&I renewal period

American Club reports strong tonnage  and premium gains over 2019  P&I renewal period
·  Joe Hughes       Year-on-year P&I tonnage rises by 10%, premium by 4%, FD&D tonnage and premium grow by 8% and 2% respectively. ·       Club’s retained claims exposures continue to develop favorably into 2019. ·       Investment earnings rebound substantially in January...
February 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Shipping and shipping related companies for 2018

www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Shipping and shipping related companies for 2018
The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Shipping and shipping related companies for 2018 Following our last upload  yesterday on the top 100 individuals for 2018 in Shipping,  another special survey was conducted by the AllAboutShipping’s team and we are pleased to announce  the top 25 companies....
February 18th, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, Special Surveys | Read More

BDO / Moore Stephens merger strengthens shipping presence

BDO / Moore Stephens merger strengthens shipping presence
Michael Simms The merger between leading accountants and advisers BDO LLP and Moore Stephens LLP in London was completed earlier this month. Clients of the merged firm, BDO, will have access to offices in over 160 countries with a presence in every major shipping location in the world. Michael Simms,...
February 11th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, Person Profiles | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) strengthens footprints in India with two new offices in Paradip and Guwahati

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) strengthens footprints in India with two new offices in Paradip and Guwahati
Mr Bhardwaj, Head of Operations for IRClass The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), a leading classification society, has opened two new offices in India – one located in Paradip, a major maritime port town on the east coast of India, and another in Guwahati, the largest city in northeast Indian...
February 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Implementation of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port’s development programme in 2018

Implementation of Taganrog Sea Commercial Port’s development programme in 2018
.. In 2018, Taganrog Sea Commercial Port JSC (TagSCP, a company of UCL Holding) invested USD 4.5 million into the port infrastructure development programme, which is 2.3 times as much as in the same period of 2017. As a part of its technical upgrading, TagSCP invested in renewal and expansion of its...
February 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Britannia granted licence to underwrite business in Singapore

Britannia granted licence to underwrite business in Singapore
John O’Flaherty, Chief Executive, Tindall Riley (Britannia) Singapore (TR(B)S) Britannia Granted Licence to Underwrite Business in Singaporeand Launches Two Chinese Language Websites Britannia Singapore On 25 January Britannia P&I Club was granted a licence to underwrite business from its...
February 5th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

Marseille Fos CEO leaving to rejoin CMA CGM

Marseille Fos CEO leaving to rejoin CMA CGM
Christine Cabau Woehrel Christine Cabau Woehrel is leaving her post as CEO of the Marseille Fos port authority with effect from March 12 on completion of her five-year term of appointment.  A successor is due to be named in the coming weeks. Cabau Woehrel is rejoining Marseilles-based shipping giant...
February 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Story of the Week | Read More

Lukas Kopp joins Natco AG as new Projects Director

Lukas Kopp joins Natco AG as new Projects Director
Lukas Kopp Ruemlang/Zurich, 31 January 2019: Natco AG is bringing Lukas Kopp on board as its new Projects Director, effective 1 February, 2019. Kopp will be based at Natco’s headquarters in Ruemlang near Zurich in Switzerland. Natco AG is an international project logistics expert and part of...
January 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Organizational changes announced within logistics group

Organizational changes announced within logistics group
.  (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 29, 2019) ­– To continue providing customers with industry-leading integrated supply chain solutions, Crowley Logistics announced today several personnel moves that further position the company for exceptional customer service and growth. Patrick Collins has been promoted...
January 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Appointment of Nikos Benetis as Group Director, Hull & Machinery and Due Diligence Services

Appointment of Nikos Benetis as Group Director, Hull & Machinery and Due Diligence Services
Nikos Benetis LOC Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Nikos Benetis as Group Director of Hull & Machinery and Due Diligence Services. Nikos has been with LOC since 2017, previously in the role of Director of Financial Institution Advisory Services, and takes on his new role as part of...
January 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

Jan-Philipp Rohr new Head of Shipping

Jan-Philipp Rohr new Head of Shipping
HAMBURG/KIEL In Jan-Philipp Rohr (39), HSH Nordbank has a new Global Head for its entire shipping business. Before Jan-Philipp Rohr joined HSH Nordbank in 2013, he worked for Vereins- und Westbank, Hypovereinsbank and Unicredit. “Jan-Philipp Rohr has extensive experience in shipping and has built...
January 24th, 2019 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

North P&I Club enhances Asia Pacific Loss Prevention team

North P&I Club enhances Asia Pacific Loss Prevention team
January 24, 2018 – North P&I Club has further strengthened its Loss Prevention team in the Asia Pacific region with the a Andrew Glen, North P&I ddition of Andrew Glen, who has relocated to Singapore from North’s UK based head office. Andrew, a Master Mariner, joined North in 2006...
January 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

David Barrow appointed Vice President, South Asia Zone, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore

David Barrow appointed Vice President, South Asia Zone, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore
David Barrow With 35 years of industry experience – as a seafarer and in classification, his appointment further strengthens the Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore management team. Paris-La Défense, France, January 22, 2019: – Bureau Veritas, a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection, and...
January 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More