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Matthieu de Tugny appointed Bureau Veritas Executive Vice President in charge of the Marine & Offshore Division

Matthieu de Tugny appointed Bureau Veritas Executive Vice President in charge of the Marine & Offshore Division
Matthieu de Tugny, Executive Vice-President of the Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore Division Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, January 17, 2019 – Bureau Veritas announces the appointment, effective January 1, of Matthieu de Tugny as Executive Vice-President, Bureau Veritas Group to lead the Marine &...
January 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley Promotes Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart to Vice Presidents, People Services

Crowley Promotes Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart to Vice Presidents, People Services
l to r: Crowley’s Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; January 17, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today the promotion of Tiffanny King and Jeannie Stewart to the positions of vice president of People Services. While each has different areas of focus, both will ultimately...
January 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

New IUA appointment to review central processing services

New IUA appointment to review central processing services
Peter Sammons The International Underwriting Association (IUA) has appointed a consultant to help its member companies make the most of their use of central London Market processing services. A review of service levels will be conducted and the full range of end-end-end business processes analysed, including...
January 17th, 2019 | Associations, Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. announces receipt of NASDAQ Notice

Diana Containerships Inc. announces receipt of NASDAQ Notice
.. ATHENS, GREECE, January 15, 2019 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that it has received written notification from The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“Nasdaq”) dated January 10,...
January 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Nils Aden Appointed as Managing Director, V.Ships Hamburg

Nils Aden Appointed as Managing Director, V.Ships Hamburg
Nils Aden Hamburg, 14 January 2019 – V.Group, the leading global marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, today announced the appointment of Nils Aden as Managing Director of V.Ships Germany in Hamburg. The announcement reaffirms V.Group’s commitment to growing in, and...
January 14th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

AFL’s USA subsidiary Zodiac fills insurance gap with new D&O cover

AFL’s USA subsidiary Zodiac fills insurance gap with new D&O cover
Zodiac president David Wash London, 11 January, 2019: Lloyd’s broker AFL Insurance Brokers Ltd (AFL) is delighted to announce that its independent USA managing general agent subsidiary Zodiac Insurance Services, LLC. (Zodiac) has launched innovative new Directors and Officers (D&O) capacity for...
January 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

SMS Group – new year, new projects, new colleagues

SMS Group – new year, new projects, new colleagues
An SMS fast fitter UK-based SMS Group kickstarts 2019 with refit wins and new staff  UK-based ship repairer the SMS Group has started the year with a focus on core customers and several major refit wins. The business, Southampton’s leading ship repairer, has begun 2019 on a role by winning several...
January 9th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shiprepair | Read More

North P&I Club’s Rune Dybedal appointed NSOCC chairman

North P&I Club’s Rune Dybedal appointed NSOCC chairman
Rune Dybedal, Chairman of the North Sea Operators’ Claims Conference (NOSCC) January 7, 2018 – North P&I Club’s Rune Dybedal has been appointed Chairman of the North Sea Operators’ Claims Conference (NSOCC). Dybedal will use his Chairmanship to continue to develop the NSOCC as...
January 7th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley Promotes Jackie Gonsalez to Vice President, Apparel and Retail Supply Chain Business Development

Crowley Promotes Jackie Gonsalez to Vice President, Apparel and Retail Supply Chain Business Development
Jackie Gonsalez (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 4, 2019) – Crowley Logistics announced today it has promoted Jackie Gonsalez to vice president, apparel and retail supply chain business development. Gonsalez reports to Crowley’s Jorge Estevez, vice president, sales and pricing, and will remain based...
January 4th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana announces final results of Self Tender Offer for Shares of Common Stock

Diana 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, December 31, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the final results of...
December 31st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Record turnover for LIQUI MOLY with lower growth

Record turnover for LIQUI MOLY with lower growth
Ernst Prost, LIQUI MOLY CEO Trade disputes, a weak ruble and low crude oil prices have slowed down the German oil and additive specialist December 2018 – During its first year as part of the Würth Group LIQUI MOLY has chalked up a new record turnover. But the growth has been more subdued than previously....
December 27th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Oil Industry, Reports | Read More

Diana announces preliminary results of self tender offer for shares of common stock

Diana announces preliminary results of self tender offer for shares of common stock
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF SELF TENDER OFFER FOR SHARES OF COMMON STOCK Athens, Greece, December 24, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the preliminary...
December 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

“K”LINE – Notice of Establishment of Joint Holding Company (Share Transfer) by Three Domestic Harbor Transportation Subsidiaries of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and Partial Transfer of the Holding Company’s Shares to Kamigumi Co

“K”LINE – Notice of Establishment of Joint Holding Company (Share Transfer) by Three Domestic Harbor Transportation Subsidiaries of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and Partial Transfer of the Holding Company’s Shares to Kamigumi Co
.. Notice of Establishment of Joint Holding Company (Share Transfer) by Three Domestic Harbor Transportation Subsidiaries of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and Partial Transfer of the Holding Company’s Shares to Kamigumi Co., Ltd. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President...
December 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. announces extension of Tender Offer for Shares of Common Stock

Diana Shipping Inc. announces extension of Tender Offer for Shares of Common Stock
.. Athens, Greece, December 20, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that in light of the closure of the U.S. financial markets on the national day of mourning observed on December...
December 20th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Stock Markets, Tenders | Read More

Shipping, logistics and marine giant GAC to set up operations at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD)

Shipping, logistics and marine giant GAC to set up operations at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD)
  Samir Chaturvedi, KIZAD CEO and GAC Abu Dhabi’s Managing Director, Göran Eriksson Leading integrated shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC is opening a warehouse and open yard in the Middle East’s largest industrial zone and a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, Khalifa Industrial...
December 18th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Construction, Consumers Market, Gas, Logistics, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO once again honored in Lloyd’s List Top 100

Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO once again honored in Lloyd’s List Top 100
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO has ranked 96 in the prestigious Lloyd’s List Top 100 most influential people in shipping internationally.  The annual Top 100 ranking, published by Lloyd’s List, is determined with...
December 17th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Traffic safety in the driver’s seat for GAC Chairman’s Awards for HSSE Excellence 2018

Traffic safety in the driver’s seat for GAC Chairman’s Awards for HSSE Excellence 2018
Awards’ founder, Bjorn Engblom Road safety took the front seat in GAC’s Chairman’s Awards for HSSE Excellence 2018. For the first time in the six-year history of the Awards, the top prize was shared by two companies, both of whom have taken concrete steps to reduce the risk of traffic accidents. From...
December 17th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles | Read More

Wikborg Rein appoints new shipping and energy partners in London

Wikborg Rein appoints new shipping and energy partners in London
Renaud Barbier-Emery LEADING international law firm Wikborg Rein has appointed two new partners and a senior lawyer to its Shipping, Trade, Energy & Infrastructure team in London. Renaud Barbier-Emery, who joins Wikborg Rein as a partner from Ince & Co, is a specialist in the energy, maritime...
December 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana fixes panamax bulker “Ismene” on period to Koch

Diana fixes panamax bulker “Ismene” on period to Koch
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V ISMENE WITH KOCH ATHENS, GREECE, December 11, 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...
December 11th, 2018 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Nicolas Blanchard appointed new Chief Clients and Products Officer (CCO)

Nicolas Blanchard appointed new Chief Clients and Products Officer (CCO)
CCO Nicolas Blanchard HAMBURG/KIEL – The Supervisory Board of HSH Nordbank has appointed Nicolas Blanchard (50) as a new Management Board member. He takes on the role of Chief Clients and Products Officer with immediate effect. Torsten Temp (58), the longstanding Board member for Markets, will resign...
December 10th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

V.Group enlists Blue to support its drive for marine industry transformation

V.Group enlists Blue to support its drive for marine industry transformation
Photo by Will Reddawaycourtesy of V.Group Leading global marine support services provider recognises PR as core component in realising global growth ambitions OXFORD / LONDON: 06 DECEMBER 2018: Marine and energy PR specialist, BLUE Communications, today announced its appointment by V.Group, the...
December 6th, 2018 | Communication, Company Profiles, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

ClassNK opens new survey office in Reggio Calabria

ClassNK opens new survey office in Reggio Calabria
Reggio Calabria – Leading classification society ClassNK has opened a new exclusive survey office in Reggio Calabria, Italy with operations beginning 5 December 2018. Reggio Calabria, located in Southwest Italy, faces the Strait of Messina which crosses through the Italian Peninsula and Sicily. In...
December 5th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles | Read More

Duck Creek Technologies Noted in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Non-Life Insurance Platforms, Europe

Duck Creek Technologies Noted in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Non-Life Insurance Platforms, Europe
Bart Patrick London, UK, 4/12/2018 – Duck Creek Technologies Europe (DCTE) is delighted to announce that its parent company, Duck Creek Technologies, has been positioned as a Leader in the 2018 Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Non-life Insurance Platforms, Europe”. Headquartered in Boston, USA, Duck...
December 4th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

North P&I Club’s Alan Lo retires after 23 years with the Club

North P&I Club’s Alan Lo retires after 23 years with the Club
Alan Lo December 3, 2018 – After over 23 years of service, Alan Lo, the Director of North’s Hong Kong office, retired on 30 November. Alan has served the Club and its members with distinction throughout this period and has been a respected ambassador and a good friend and colleague to all at...
December 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Thome Chairman receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Thome Chairman receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Olav Eek Thorstensen, Executive Chairman of Thome Group with his Lifetime Achievement Award Olav Eek Thorstensen, Executive Chairman of the Thome Group, received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Tanker Shipping and Trade’s annual conference held in London on 20-21 November. Looking back over his...
December 3rd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More