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IMCA announces new president

IMCA announces new president
Iain Grainger Iain Grainger of McDermott becomes IMCA’s new President and Chairman of the Board In accordance with its constitution, International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) announces that Iain Grainger is its new President and Chairman of the Board. Iain, Vice President Commercial at...
May 22nd, 2018 | Associations, News, Person Profiles | Read More

New COO for Transnet National Ports Authority

New COO for Transnet National Ports Authority
Ms Nozipho Mdawe, Chief Operating Officer (COO), [Johannesburg, South Africa, 21 May 2018]  As Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) settles into the new financial year 2018/19 its focus is on using its strengths to grow and diversify its business and to establish itself as a world class ports authority. Ms...
May 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Containerization & Intermodal Institute welcomes three new board members

The Containerization & Intermodal Institute welcomes three new board members
l to r: Robert Cannizzaro, Richard Larrabee and Susan Winfree Hamburg Sud’s Robert Cannizzaro, Admiral Richard Larrabee and NYSA’s Susan Winfree Join CII’s Board of Directors (Holmdel, NJ) May 17, 2018 – The Containerization and Intermodal Institute (CII) has announced three...
May 17th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Containers, Person Profiles | Read More

Greek Shipping Leading the Way

Greek Shipping Leading the Way
Tony Allen, Director (Greece), North P&I Club Greek Shipping Leading the Way By Tony Allen, Director (Greece), North P&I Club It is nearly a decade since the global crisis began and Greek shipping has proven its ability to weather the storm. With freight rates improving a little at least in some...
May 17th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Events, Exhibitions, Featured, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana Containerships announces results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Diana Containerships announces results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
.. Diana Containerships Inc. Announces Results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders ATHENS, GREECE, May 10, 2018 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that the Company’s Annual...
May 10th, 2018 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
ATHENS, GREECE, May 10, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that the Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”) was duly held on May 7, 2018, in Limassol, Cyprus,...
May 10th, 2018 | Accountancy, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Damen strengthens female presence in the maritime industry

Damen strengthens female presence in the maritime industry
Sylvia Boer, Damen’s Head of Communications, Sylvia Boer, has recently been appointed President of the Netherlands chapter of WISTA – the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association. WISTA the Netherlands was founded in 2000 and currently has 140 members from across the maritime industry. Sylvia,...
May 9th, 2018 | Associations, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Story of the Week, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

A critical analysis of some issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters

A critical analysis of some issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters
Emily Lionis A critical analysis of some issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters by Emily Lionis* ABSTRACT The purpose of this dissertation is to review certain issues arising from the use of safe port clauses in time charters, an area of maritime law which has become fairly...
May 6th, 2018 | Chartering, Insight, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Andreas Chrysostomou joins Tototheo Maritime

Andreas Chrysostomou joins Tototheo Maritime
Andreas Chrysostomou Tototheo Maritime is pleased to announce that Andreas Chrysostomou has joined its ranks. As Chief Strategy Officer, Mr Chrysostomou will play a key role in developing and implementing the global satellite communications and technology provider’s strategic vision. Andreas Chrysostomou...
May 4th, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles | Read More

The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society has retired

The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society has retired
In recognition of her dedicated service to the charity, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent presented Ann with a certificate at Sailors’ Society’s 200th anniversary service The longest serving member of staff at Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society, has retired yesterday ...
May 4th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

Thomas Cooper hires Shipping & Insurance Specialist Rhys Clift

Thomas Cooper hires Shipping & Insurance Specialist Rhys Clift
International law firm, Thomas Cooper, is pleased to annouce the appointment of Rhys Clift,  as a partner in its Shipping & Insurance group, based in London. Rhys has over 30 years’ experience in commercial litigation and arbitration; specialising in marine and non-marine (re)insurance; maritime...
May 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Ambassador Fatema Khamis Al Mazrouei seeks to step up trade links between the UAE and Europe

Ambassador Fatema Khamis Al Mazrouei seeks to step up trade links between the UAE and Europe
Her Excellency Fatema Khamis Al Mazrouei Boosting trade relations is high on the agenda of the ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Denmark. Her Excellency Fatema Khamis Al Mazrouei says that her Copenhagen base is a strong platform for furthering growing links with the European Union as a whole. She...
May 3rd, 2018 | Insight, News, Person Profiles, Politics and Government | Read More

Port pro of the month: Luckasz Greinke (PL)

Port pro of the month: Luckasz Greinke (PL)
Luckasz Greinke Since 2016, Luckasz Greinke has been serving as the new President of the Board and Managing Director of the Port of Gdańsk. After two years in this position, we thought it was time for a conversation! In this Port pro of the month, Luckasz Greinke will tell you more about his long term...
May 2nd, 2018 | Communication, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award
Fracino founder in final line up of lifetime achievement award Fracino founder in final line up for lifetime achievement award  Frank Maxwell, founder of exporter Fracino – who has been instrumental in powering the Birmingham espresso coffee machine manufacturer to a global brand – is up...
May 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

North P&I Club strengthens cargo claims team

North P&I Club strengthens cargo claims team
David Richards May 1, 2018 – North P&I Club has further strengthened its specialist cargo claims team with the appointment of David Richards as Deputy Director (Cargo). This appointment is an important element in North’s ongoing commitment to provide the highest standards of service delivery...
May 2nd, 2018 | Claims, Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

DNV GL appoints Klas Bendrik as Chief Digital Transformation Officer

DNV GL appoints Klas Bendrik as Chief Digital Transformation Officer
Klas Bendrik Høvik, Norway, 2 May 2018: Klas Bendrik will join DNV GL as Chief Digital Transformation Officer to support DNV GL’s digitalization and IT strategy. Starting on 1 September 2018, Bendrik will be based at the DNV GL headquarters in Høvik, Norway and will be a member of DNV GL Group’s...
May 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, News, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

Reducing OPEX and Off-Hire at the same time. Can it be done?

Reducing OPEX and Off-Hire at the same time. Can it be done?
Constandinos Karikoglou Reducing OPEX and Off-Hire at the same time. Can it be done? by Constandinos Karikoglou* …More often than not, your ship condition suffers, as a direct consequence of ill use of office human resources, and bad cooperation within and between office departments. The recent market...
May 2nd, 2018 | Communication, Featured, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

Talented Young Designer Joins The Team At Navalmartin

Talented Young Designer Joins The Team At Navalmartin
Agostina Alonso, New Designer with Navalmartin Leading ship design and marine consultancy firm Navalmartin is delighted to introduce the newest member of its team, industrial designer Agostina Alonso. Ms Alonso will be based at Navalmartin’s design studio in Poland where she will be working alongside...
May 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

WISTA USA appoints Parker Harrison as president

WISTA USA appoints Parker Harrison as president
Parker Harrison New York, NY – April 30, 2018 – The Board of the US Chapter of WISTA, the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association, appointed Parker Harrison, Vice President Procurement of Crowley Maritime Corporation, as President at WISTA USA’s Annual General Meeting in...
April 30th, 2018 | Charity, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority names new shipping officer

Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority names new shipping officer
  Nick Sansom, the new Chief Business Development Officer for the Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Association (BSMA) Chief Business Development Officer named for Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority Hamilton, Bermuda, April 26, 2018 – Nick Sansom, a senior executive with more than 30...
April 26th, 2018 | Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

New man ”on the bridge” at Hans Buch Marine

New man ”on the bridge” at Hans Buch Marine
CEO of Hans Buch A/S Henriette Olsen and Palle Wredstrøm both look forward to the cooperation and to benefit from Palle’s vast knowledge and experience from the maritime industry. Palle Wredstrøm appointed as new Division Manager for the marine division On April 1, 2018 Hans Buch A/S welcomed Palle...
April 26th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Rail | Read More

Torqeedo appoints Oliver Glück vice president marketing

Torqeedo appoints Oliver Glück vice president marketing
Torqeedo Appoints Oliver Glück Vice President Marketing Gilching, Germany (April 25, 2018) — Torqeedo announced the appointment of Oliver Glück as its vice president marketing. In that role, he will oversee worldwide marketing and communication strategies for Torqeedo, the market leader for electric...
April 26th, 2018 | Automobiles, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Professor Angelos Delivorrias sails to eternity

Professor Angelos Delivorrias sails to eternity
Professor Angelos Delivorrias 1937-2018 The Benaki Museum’s Administrative Committee and Foundation staff express their deepest sorrow for the loss of the Academician and Professor Angelos Delivorrias, who for 45 years led the Foundation from the positions of Director and member of the Administrative...
April 24th, 2018 | Academia, News, Obituaries, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth
Eric Barnard, Managing Director, GAC Shipping S.A. Shipping services to meet increased business demands Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 24 April 2018 – GAC South Africa has opened its fifth branch, to provide a portfolio of shipping services for oil & gas projects and LPG shipments at Port Elizabeth...
April 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Sunderland Marine’s Tom Rutter retires after 39 years

Sunderland Marine’s Tom Rutter retires after 39 years
om Rutter, Chief Executive Officer, Sunderland Marine April 16, 2018 – Following 39 years’ service with Sunderland Marine, Tom Rutter – Chief Executive Officer, will retire on 30 June 2018. Tom started his career with Sunderland Marine in 1979 in claims and then marine underwriting before moving...
April 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More