Archive for the ‘Maritime Gifts’ Category

Come heroes discover in the spring! (Kom zeehelden ontdekken in de voorjaarsvakantie!)

Come heroes discover in the spring! (Kom zeehelden ontdekken in de voorjaarsvakantie!)
Heroes in the lead during spring break! This year is the Dutch ships attacked England exactly 350 years ago. Just as the British were really scared! Why admiral Michiel de Ruyter attacked? What is the Journey to ‘Chatham’ and are you yourself a hero? Find out in this spring...
February 16th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Archaeology, Maritime Art, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

HESGB coming of age…

HESGB coming of age…
A view of the Wellington Ballroom during dinner – more tahn a ful house Now what can you say about this event, the 21st Anniversary of the Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain (HESGB*)?  Anny Zade reports on this annual well established international event; pictures by John Faraclas: As...
February 8th, 2016 | Academia, Anniversaries, Archaeology, Associations, Aviation, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Events, Food and Drink, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jobs, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography, Press and Media, Reports, Scholarships, Story of the Week, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Wiltshire candle maker glows with success of scooping inaugural national export prize

Wiltshire candle maker glows with success of scooping inaugural national export prize
Boosting export goals: l-r, Victoria Eggs, Julian Hucker, Mark Pountain, Nick Rees, Lesley Batchelor and Chris Heyes. Charles Farris Ltd, the Wiltshire Chandlery, which holds two royal warrants and has been making candles in England since 1845 – has carried off the top prize in an inaugural government-backed...
January 21st, 2016 | Associations, Maritime Gifts, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The optic of a decommissioned lighthouse presented by Trinity House to the IMO

The optic of a decommissioned lighthouse presented by Trinity House to the IMO
Captain Ian McNaught, unveiling the optic; to his right (in hte picture) is Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu IMO was today (24 September) presented with the optic of a decommissioned lighthouse. Trinity House, which acts as the the General Lighthouse Authority (GLA) for England, Wales, the Channel Islands...
September 24th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

HELMEPA’s New Campaign in the city of Thessaloniki at Anatolia College

HELMEPA’s New Campaign in the city of Thessaloniki at Anatolia College
HELMEPA’s new exhibition As part of HELMEPA’s new Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign, the Exhibition “Marine Environment – Shipping – Sciences” was officially opened in the city of Thessaloniki yesterday, Wednesday 11 March 2015. The inauguration took place in...
March 12th, 2015 | Academia, Charity, Classification Societies, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, News | Read More

Here’s to you…err chin chin Bureau Veritas!

Here’s to you…err chin chin Bureau Veritas!
James Vavasour from MatthewsDaniel and Philippe Donche-Gay Earlier on this evening, at the magnificent surroundings of Trinity House in the heart of London’s Square Mile, which this year celebrates its 500th Anniversary, Bureau Veritas, one of the world’s leading Classifications Societies, once again...
November 20th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Classification Societies, Communication, Events, Food and Drink, HR, Maritime Gifts, People and Places, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Sea Colours

The Sea Colours
The see, she, sea-factor in the world of arts is what Eva Divaris’ work is all about! For those in Greece and those visiting Piraeus it’s worth to visit her latest exhibition at the Piraeus Marine Club at 51 Akti Miaouli, in the heart of the Port of Piraeus. The private view on Tuesday the 21st...
October 16th, 2014 | Art and auctions, Clubs, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Maritime Gifts, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Corporate Social Responsibility for “Clean Seas and Beaches” in Action

Corporate Social Responsibility for “Clean Seas and Beaches” in Action
Cleanup-of-Kavouri-beach-by-Antipollution-S.A..jpg The activities of the International Voluntary Coastal Cleanup Campaign across Greece carried on over the weekend, with the broad participation of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program’s children-members and their volunteer teachers, HELMEPA member-companies,...
October 6th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Climate, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, HR, Maritime Gifts, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

CANAL – a new limited edition fragrance…

CANAL – a new limited edition fragrance…
Canal the Panama Canal Fragance CANAL – a new limited edition fragrance specially blended for the Panama Canal centenary,  By Maria Dixon With the slogan “100 years of history in a fragrance” and to commemorate the centenary of this engineering wonder of the 20th century, once more the Panama...
July 18th, 2014 | Associations, Canals, Consumers Market, Fashion, Inland Waterways, Maritime Gifts, News, People and Places, Shopping, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Aqua-Chic!

Aqua-Chic!
This season we are looking for various elements reflecting the invincible power and allure of the ocean. It’s all about aquamarine and various shades of blue, the marine life, the nautical theme and the aquatic treasures. Incorporate in your outfits clam or other crustacean motifs, wavy patterns, anchors,...
May 25th, 2014 | Fashion, Jewelry, Maritime Gifts, News, Shopping, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Sailors’ Society and Clyde and Co host prestigious Drinks Reception

Sailors’ Society and Clyde and Co host prestigious Drinks Reception
Jan Webber Sailors’ Society and Clyde and Co host prestigious Drinks Reception,  By Amanda Roberts, Jeanius Consulting Ltd The Sailors’ Society, together with Clyde and Co, hosted a drinks reception this week attracting over 100 attendees. Held at Trinity House, one of London’s most distinguished...
January 30th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Gifts | Read More

London Boat Show Celebrates its 60th anniversary in style!

London Boat Show Celebrates its 60th anniversary in style!
London Boat Show Celebrates its 60th anniversary in style!,  By Katie Thomas, Jeanius Consulting With over 400 exhibitors and nearly 89, 000 visitors at the ExCel Centre, the 2014 London Boat Show, Europe’s first boat show of the year, was a resounding success. Visitors to the Show had plenty of...
January 13th, 2014 | Exhibitions, Holidays, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime Tourism, Rowing, Sailing, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

The Het Scheepvaart Museum: Maritime reality at its best!

The Het Scheepvaart  Museum: Maritime reality at its best!
A view of the museum with the VOC ship “Amsterdam” at the forefront. We devote a lot in this site on tradition and art, history and seamanship as well as on politics. Museums too are also one of our favourite subjects and themes for our viewers to learn on the world of shipping and beyond!...
December 8th, 2013 | Art and auctions, Charity, Country Profiles, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, Reports, Shipping Centers | Read More

Hot Pots ceramics group fires excited London interest in their skills

Hot Pots ceramics group fires excited London interest in their skills
Ann Saunders is inspired by the seashore. Hot Pots ceramics group fires excited London interest in their skills,  By James Brewer Thirteen ceramicists from a group named Hot Pots pitched in with brio to their latest London show which burnished their reputation for innovation and thoughtful design. Entitled Pitcher...
November 16th, 2013 | Art and auctions, Charity, Maritime Art, Maritime Gifts | Read More

Latitude Kinsale™ Commissioned to Create Superyacht Cup Palma Top Award

Latitude Kinsale™ Commissioned to Create Superyacht Cup Palma Top Award
This is what I call a celebration…! The prestigious Superyacht “Cup Palma” commissioned Latitude Kinsale™ to create its top prize – The  jubilant owner and crew of the 40m Royal Huisman “Maria Cattiva” celebrated winning the overall Superyacht Cup Palma 2012 The stunning...
July 6th, 2012 | Events, Maritime Art, Maritime Gifts, Yachting | Read More

“TITANIC” star Kate Winslet wishes to have a personalised limited edition “Champagne del Titanic -Henri Abale” bottle*

“TITANIC” star Kate Winslet wishes to have a personalised limited edition  “Champagne del Titanic -Henri Abale” bottle*
Champagne of Titanic for President Barack Obama Actress Kate Winslet, who with Leonardo DiCaprio starred on the film TITANIC under the direction of James Cameron wishes to have one of the 100 exclusives bottles, personalised numbered and certifies that the Titanic Foundation is selling to commemorate...
June 25th, 2012 | Charity, Maritime Gifts, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Greece: should the shit hit the fan?

Greece: should the shit hit the fan?
WITHOUT PREJUDICE By John Faraclas I will start with Edmund Burke’s cliché: “for the evil to flourish, all that is needed is for good people to do nothing.” Time and again I have warned in writing, and in particular ever since the millennium summer, of the coming economic situation on all fronts,...
December 29th, 2011 | Banking, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, European Union, Featured, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Story of the Year, Taxation | Read More