Archive for the ‘HR’ Category

Danica welcomes Four Emerald And Four Diamond

Danica welcomes Four Emerald And Four Diamond
Henrik Jensen, Danica Managing Director Danica welcomes Four Emerald And Four Diamond Crew management specialist Danica Crewing Services is pleased to announce it has taken on the crew management of a further two bulk carrier vessels: the Four Emerald and the Four Diamond. The 33,392 dwt Four...
September 6th, 2019 | HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

LR further strengthens Piraeus team

LR further strengthens Piraeus team
Theodosis Stamatellos LR further strengthens Piraeus team Lloyd’s Register has announced new appointments within its Business Development function in Piraeus, reflecting its ongoing commitment to service excellence. We are delighted to welcome Nikos Skaribas to Piraeus as Area New Buildings Business...
September 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator
Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales Takes Office as Panama Canal Administrator Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator Panama City, Panama, September 5, 2019 – Ricaurte Vásquez Morales, Ph.D., an economist with more than 30 years’ experience in the public and private...
September 6th, 2019 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

All-time record high passenger figures aboard Viking XPRS in August

All-time record high passenger figures aboard Viking XPRS in August
The m/s “Viking XPRS” All-time record high passenger figures aboard Viking XPRS in August The increased demand for travel to and from Tallinn was clearly reflected in the number of passengers aboard Viking Line during this past summer. The number of passengers on M/S Viking XPRS, which sails...
September 6th, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Maritime Tourism, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Statistics | Read More

Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy

Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy
… Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy Fort Lauderdale, FL, September 2019, Resolve Maritime Academy, the learning arm of the Resolve Marine Group, welcomes Chauncey Naylor as the Academy’s new Director responsible for operational management, strategic course, and certification...
September 6th, 2019 | Academia, Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS
Arun Sharma Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS London, 5th September 2019 – Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has been formally introduced as the new Chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) to...
September 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IACS, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Over 40% of Maritime Businesses Failing to Fund Training

Over 40% of Maritime Businesses Failing to Fund Training
Over 40% of Maritime Businesses Failing to Fund Training London: Global research recently conducted by Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, the experts in life-long learning for maritime professionals, has revealed that over 41% of people surveyed still receive no funding from within their business for training,...
September 5th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Sovcomflot participates in the first working meeting of the Northern Sea Route Public Council

Sovcomflot participates in the first working meeting of the Northern Sea Route Public Council
NSR Public Council Sovcomflot participates in the first working meeting of the Northern Sea Route Public Council On 4 September 2019, the first working meeting of the Northern Sea Route (NSR) Public Council was held in Vladivostok at the 5th Eastern Economic Forum. It was attended by: the СEO of Rosatom, Aleksey...
September 5th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Mark Stokes joins Blue to establish brand strategy practice

Mark Stokes joins Blue to establish brand strategy practice
Mark Stokes and BLUE Managing Director, Alisdair Pettigrew Mark Stokes joins Blue to establish brand strategy practice Former Lloyd’s Register communications head joins award-winning business, brand and communications consultancy to drive new brand strategy and employee engagement services LONDON –...
September 5th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, News, Press and Media | Read More

Nominations open for IMCA annual awards

Nominations open for IMCA annual awards
Allen Leatt Nominations open for IMCA annual awards  Nominations are now being accepted for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) Environmental Sustainability and Safety Annual Awards. As Allen Leatt, Chief Executive explains: “Following the success of the inaugural awards...
September 5th, 2019 | Associations, Awards | Read More

Videotel Offers Free Training Package to Industry on Sulphur 2020 Compliance

Videotel Offers Free Training Package to Industry on Sulphur 2020 Compliance
Videotel Offers Free Training Package to Industry on Sulphur 2020 Compliance Leading maritime training provider Videotel has announced that it is offering the maritime industry free access to its new training package called: “The 2020 Sulphur Regulations – Achieving Compliance”. As the first...
September 5th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Edinburgh Marina drops anchor at this year’s Southampton Boat Show

Edinburgh Marina drops anchor at this year’s Southampton Boat Show
Edinburgh Marina drops anchor at this year’s Southampton Boat Show [London: 5 September 2019] Edinburgh Marina Holdings, the developer of Scotland’s premier waterside destination, has today confirmed that it will be exhibiting at the Southampton International Boat Show for the first time from Friday...
September 5th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

European Shipping Week to be held from March 23 – 27, 2020

European Shipping Week to be held from March 23 – 27, 2020
Martin Dorsman   European Shipping Week to be held from March 23 – 27, 2020 Europe’s shipowners will once again join forces with the European Parliament, Council and European Commission to place shipping and maritime at the top of the agenda when European Shipping Week will be held in Brussels...
September 5th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 5 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 5 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 5, 2019 Global Markets Major European equity markets opened higher today and US stock futures point to positive opening for Wall Street, on news that both the US and China agreed to resume high-level trade talks in early October. Reduced fears over...
September 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year

GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year
GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year GAC has been named the best ship agent in the ShipTek Maritime Awards for the second year running. The awards, held in conjunction with ShipTek Maritime Conference, recognise companies that have made significant contributions to the...
September 5th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Big tech gaining trust over governments, Future of finance jobs

Big tech gaining trust over governments, Future of finance jobs
. Big tech gaining trust over governments, Future of finance jobs Thursday 5 September 2019 Vol.10 Ed.36.3 Commentary: Big tech gaining trust over governments By Herbert Poenisch in Beijing Up until recently, there were doubts as to whether technology could garner the necessary trust to succeed in the...
September 5th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Jobs, Markets, Shipfinance, Technology | Read More

Cruise Line Senior VP To Deliver Keynote Address at International Women in Shipping Conference

Cruise Line Senior VP To Deliver Keynote Address at International Women in Shipping Conference
Captain Patrik Dahlgren, Royal Caribbean Cruises Senior Vice President of Global Marine Operations Cruise Line Senior VP To Deliver Keynote Address at International Women in Shipping Conference Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Cayman’s Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association –...
September 5th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Take the Mission to Seafarers’ “Water Challenge”

Take the Mission to Seafarers’ “Water Challenge”
Take the Mission to Seafarers’ “Water Challenge” International seafarer welfare charity issues water-based challenge to global maritime community in bid to raise money for vital seafarer support services LONDON, 4 SEPTEMBER 2019 – To celebrate World Maritime Day on 26 September 2019,...
September 4th, 2019 | Charity | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 4 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 4 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 4, 2019 Global Markets Fixed income markets came under some pressure early today and the GBP’s recent downtrend came to a halt on hopes that the Brexit deadline on 31 October may be delayed. Meanwhile, BTPs extended recent gains as the positive outcome...
September 4th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand, Italy’s political crisis podcast

Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand, Italy’s political crisis podcast
. Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand, Italy’s political crisis podcast Commentary: Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand By Meghnad Desai in New Delhi UK politicians opposing a ‘hard’ exit from the European Union have been considering ways to thwart Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s...
September 4th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports | Read More

Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality

Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality
Gary Rawlings, Marine Engineer, TMC Marine Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality TMC Marine (TMC) to share scrubber insight and experience at London International Shipping Week (LISW) 2019 – Monday 9th September (9.00 AM) Choosing the right system is vital, but operational and maintenance...
September 3rd, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

UK marine industry faces increased challenges to long-term growth and profitability

UK marine industry faces increased challenges to long-term growth and profitability
Lesley Robinson UK marine industry faces increased challenges to long-term growth and profitability Only 22% of marine businesses reported an increase in revenue, 10% less than six months ago and 15% less than the pre-Brexit high five years previous Just 6% of companies enjoying an increase in profits,...
September 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Reports | Read More

LOC Group: Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant

LOC Group: Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant
Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant LOC Group, a leading provider of services to the shipping industry, is pleased to announce Stephen Wood’s appointment to the role of marine and salvage consultant. Stephen will join LOC’s maritime team, where he will develop and strengthen the...
September 3rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations

Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations
.. Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations Promotional activities rev up ahead of Automechanika Shanghai’s 15th edition. On 2 September, celebrations jumped into action at the Bellagio Shanghai. Over 180 industry leaders, organisers, long-time supporters,...
September 3rd, 2019 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The BDI@2,442; reflections and reality

The BDI@2,442; reflections and reality
John Faraclas The BDI@2,442; reflections and reality The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up earlier on today at 2,442 points – plus 64 since last Friday; Geopolitics worsening. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI gained nearly 200 points – 1192 to be precise and now at 4,659 seems on the...
September 2nd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices | Read More