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Shipping Litigation and Arbitration expert John Simpson joins Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance

Shipping Litigation and Arbitration expert John Simpson joins Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance
John Simpson Shipping Litigation and Arbitration expert John Simpson joins Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance  Law firm Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance has strengthened its marine and international trade practice with the appointment of John Simpson as partner. Simpson joins the firm from...
May 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Henriette Thygesen appointed chairman of Maersk supply service

Henriette Thygesen appointed chairman of Maersk supply service
Henriette Thygesen Henriette Thygesen appointed chairman of Maersk supply service Henriette Thygesen has been appointed new Chairman of the Board of Directors of Maersk Supply Service as of 1 June 2019. Current Chairman of Maersk Supply Service and Vice CEO of A.P. Moller – Maersk Claus V. Hemmingsen...
May 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Supplies | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift and Intermare Group Creates – SAL Heavy Lift, Italy

SAL Heavy Lift and Intermare Group Creates – SAL Heavy Lift, Italy
  … Hamburg, 30 April 2019 SAL Heavy Lift and Intermare Group Creates – SAL Heavy Lift, Italy Hamburg – SAL Heavy Lift GmbH and Genoa based Intermare Group is very happy to announce the appointment of SAL Heavy Lift, Italy as the official representative for SAL in the Italian market. Commencing...
April 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Graham Westgarth to lead V.Group

Graham Westgarth to lead V.Group
Graham Westgarth Graham Westgarth to lead V.Group London, 30 April 2019: V.Group, a leading global provider of ship management and marine support services, today announces the appointment of Graham Westgarth as Chief Executive Officer. Graham has served on V.Group’s board since September 2018 and will...
April 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

U-Freight on the move in Beijing

U-Freight on the move in Beijing
One of UF-Logistics new warehouse U-FREIGHT ON THE MOVE IN BEIJING The Beijing office of U-Freight (Shanghai) Ltd has moved to a new office location to provide enhanced services for customers and staff. U-Freight (Shanghai) is one of a number of subsidiaries that the Hong Kong-based U-Freight Group has...
April 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Håvard S. Abrahamsen has taken up the role as the new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding.

Håvard S. Abrahamsen has taken up the role as the new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding.
Håvard S. Abrahamsen Håvard S. Abrahamsen has taken up the role as the new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding. Håvard S. Abrahamsen joins the group from his position as a partner at PwC. He has been a partner at PwC since 2002, and he was Managing Director of PwC Norway...
April 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

K Line: Change of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members

K Line: Change of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd Change of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members Please be advised that “K” Line Tokyo Head Office, issued the following press release today, please refer to the attached PDF file. 190426 (Revised) Change of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board...
April 26th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

New Managing Director for Dachser European Logistics Iberia

New Managing Director for Dachser European Logistics Iberia
Celestino Silva, MD European Logistics Iberia New Managing Director for Dachser European Logistics Iberia Celestino Silva, long-standing General Manager West Iberia, to take the helm of the Iberian overland transport organization. Madrid / Kempten, April 26, 2019. Celestino Silva will take over as Managing...
April 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Wallem Group announces the appointment of the new Managing Director, Ship Management

Wallem Group announces the appointment of the new Managing Director, Ship Management
John-Kaare Aune, Managing Director, Ship Management, Wallem Group Wallem Group announces the appointment of the new Managing Director, Ship Management John-Kaare Aune has been appointed the new Managing Director, Ship Management for the Wallem Group. He is expected to take up his position with effect...
April 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

RoomIt by CWT appoints Geoffrey Waldmiller VP of Revenue Optimization

RoomIt by CWT appoints Geoffrey Waldmiller VP of Revenue Optimization
Geoffrey Waldmiller RoomIt by CWT Appoints Geoffrey Waldmiller VP of Revenue Optimization Chicago, 24 April 2019: RoomIt by CWT, the hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed Geoffrey Waldmiller as Vice President of Revenue Optimization. Waldmiller will be...
April 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change

New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change
Frank Coles, CEO, Wallem New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change Wallem has updated its corporate identity to mark the beginning of a profound shift in its service offering that will harness the latest technology to improve asset management transparency and efficiency in a program intended...
April 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO

RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO
James Colquhoun, VP of Finance and CFO, RoomIt by CWT RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO Chicago, 16 April 2019: RoomIt by CWTÒ, the hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO. “James’...
April 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club AMERICAN CLUB CIRCULAR NO. 13/19 – MANAGEMENT NEWS – SHIPOWNERS CLAIMS BUREAU (UK) LTD APRIL 15, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 13/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   MANAGEMENT NEWS...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc., commences self tender offer to purchase up to 3,125,000 shares

Diana Shipping Inc., commences self tender offer to purchase up to 3,125,000 shares
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. COMMENCES SELF TENDER OFFER TO PURCHASE UP TO 3,125,000 SHARES Athens, Greece, April 15, 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...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

HFW promotes record number of new Shipping Partners, elects New Global Practice Head

HFW promotes record number of new Shipping Partners, elects New Global Practice Head
HFW Promotes Record Number Of New Shipping Partners, Elects New Global Practice Head Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has elected partner Paul Dean as the new head of its global shipping practice and a member of the firm’s global Management Board. HFW has also promoted four new shipping partners...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager

Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager
John Adams Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics services provider, has added John Adams to its Ocean Management Team as head of trade, Middle East, Indian Sub Continent, South Africa and emerging markets. Adams is...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose
Agency Manager David Thorburn (left) with the Harbourmaster of Montrose Port Authority, Tom Hutchison and local legend Bamse the St Bernard. GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 11 April 2019 – GAC UK has opened its 20th branch at the historic port of Montrose...
April 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Diana fixes post-panamax “Phaedra” on period to Uniper

Diana fixes post-panamax “Phaedra” on period to Uniper
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PHAIDRA WITH UNIPER ATHENS, GREECE, April 8, 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...
April 8th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

“K” Line: Message from the President on the 100th Anniversary

Yukikazu Myochin, President & CEO “K” Line  “K” Line: Message from the President on the 100th Anniversary “Take pride in a history of 100 years, be in high spirits for the next 100 years” Officers and employees of “K” LINE Group, taking this opportunity of the 100th...
April 5th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

GAC steps up in Guyana

GAC steps up in Guyana
GAC Group Vice President – Americas Bob Bandos, right, signs a Memorandum of Understanding to work cooperatively and finalize an agreement with Guyana National Shipping Corporation Ltd. (GNSC) to provide local expertise. GNSC is led by Managing Director Andrew Astwood, left. GAC steps up in Guyana Newest...
April 4th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

IMCA appoints technical director

IMCA appoints technical director
Mark Ford IMCA APPOINTS TECHNICAL DIRECTOR  Mark Ford, Technical Manager of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), has been promoted to Technical Director of the global organisation. “Mark has been with IMCA for the last seven years and knows the Association perhaps better than...
April 4th, 2019 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

The new generation of gas-propelled ‘smart ships’ strengthen Baleària’s commitment to innovation and sustainable economic growth

The new generation of gas-propelled ‘smart ships’ strengthen Baleària’s commitment to innovation and sustainable economic growth
Adolfo Utor, at a press conference this morning The new generation of gas-propelled ‘smart ships’ strengthen Baleària’s commitment to innovation and sustainable economic growth  The shipping company carried 4,320,000 passengers (+11%), exceeding a million on international routes. Currently...
April 3rd, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Reports | Read More

Crowley senior leaders Roberts and Harrison changing roles

Crowley senior leaders Roberts and Harrison changing roles
Michael Roberts Crowley Senior Leaders Roberts and Harrison Changing Roles (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; April 2, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today that Michael Roberts will be returning to Washington, D.C., to serve as the company’s senior vice president for government relations. Roberts...
April 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Dachser pursues sustainable growth

Dachser pursues sustainable growth
.. Dachser pursues sustainable growth Logistics provider reports 5.5 percent growth; European export business remains primary growth driver; new records in shipment, tonnage, and workforce Kempten, Munich. April 2, 2019. Dachser posted substantial growth once again in 2018. The logistics provider increased...
April 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Reports | Read More

Port pro of the month: Sotirios Theofanis (GR)

Port pro of the month: Sotirios Theofanis (GR)
Sotiris Theofanis Port pro of the month: Sotirios Theofanis (GR) Our Port pro of the Month for April is Mr. Sotirios Theofanis, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of the Port of Thessaloniki. In this interview, Mr. Theofanis discusses the privatisation of the port, the future...
April 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles | Read More