Archive for the ‘Marine Insurance’ Category

IMCA – HSSE Seminar – “Shaping a sustainable future”, Amsterdam 19/20 Nov. 2019

IMCA – HSSE Seminar – “Shaping a sustainable future”, Amsterdam 19/20 Nov. 2019
Nick Hough, IMCA’s Technical Adviser, responsible for IMCA’s Health, Safety, Security & Environment Committer IMCA – HSSE Seminar – “Shaping a sustainable future”, Amsterdam 19/20 Nov. 2019 Senior managers and QHSE professionals from organisations involved in the offshore...
November 12th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety | Read More

GTMaritime takes Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019

GTMaritime takes Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019
Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019 GTMaritime takes Cyber Security Award at Smart4Sea EUROPORT 2019 Industry-leading data and communications solutions company GTMaritime has won the Smart4Sea Award 2019 for Cyber Security, after a public vote recognised GTMailPlus as the product making the...
November 12th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Safety and Security | Read More

World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE

World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE
90 delegates attended World-Link appraises Cybersecurity solution at IMarEST UAE Dubai, 7 Nov 2019 World-Link Communication in conjunction with the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch hosted a knowledge sharing session for 90 delegates who connected with the...
November 11th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Steamship Mutual to sponsor ISWAN’s mental health resources for seafarers

Steamship Mutual to sponsor ISWAN’s mental health resources for seafarers
Steamship Mutual to sponsor ISWAN’s mental health resources for seafarers The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) has welcomed Steamship Mutual as the new sponsor of its mental health resources for seafarers. ISWAN’s resources include a series of three self-help guides...
November 11th, 2019 | Charity, HR, P and I Clubs | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 09-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-23 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide BULBUL EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL West Bengal, India World Holidays: 9-23 November 2019 Saturday, November 9, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 10 Nov (Sun) –...
November 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Factum: The BDI@1378; Grammenos’ event a sea change…

Factum: The BDI@1378; Grammenos’ event a sea change…
John Faraclas Factum: The BDI@1378; Grammenos’ event a sea change… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 50 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,378; it also lost 319 points since last week’s 1,697 points; Geopolitics entering a more than perplexed and messy period with incalculable repercussions...
November 8th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Military, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Nov-2019 ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2019) OF SHORE-BASED OPERATORS Singapore ANNUAL MARINE SERVICES SURVEY (2019) OF SHIPMASTERS Singapore COASTAL CANOE RACE Hong Kong REVISED BERTHING POLICY AND TRAFFIC STRUCTURE Dhamra, India BULBUL INTENSIFIES TO VERY HEAVY CYCLONIC...
November 8th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 06-Nov-2019 CANOE RACE FROM CLEAR WATER BAY TO STANLEY MAIN BEACH Hong Kong STATE PREPARES FOR CYCLONE BULBUL Odisha, India RECLAMATION AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Canoe race from Clear Water Bay to Stanley Main Beach Wednesday, November 6, 2019, Hong Kong A canoe race will take place...
November 6th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 05-Nov-2019 AROUND THE ISLAND ROWING BOAT RACE Hong Kong CYCLONE WARNING Bay of Bengal, India Around the Island rowing boat race Tuesday, November 5, 2019, Hong Kong A rowing boat race will take place around Hong Kong Island on 9 November 2019 (Saturday). About 70 rowing boats...
November 5th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sports, Weather | Read More

American Club member alert (Nov.4, 2019) re-loss prevention: Bunkering – a compendium translated into Mandarin

American Club member alert (Nov.4, 2019) re-loss prevention: Bunkering – a compendium translated into Mandarin
AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (November 4, 2019) RE – LOSS PREVENTION: BUNKERING – A COMPENDIUM TRANSLATED INTO MANDARIN  NOVEMBER 4, 2019 LOSS PREVENTION: BUNKERING – A COMPENDIUM TRANSLATED INTO MANDARIN Your Managers are pleased to report that the Club’s recent publication, Bunkering...
November 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, P and I Clubs | Read More

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry
Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry New report from the Mission to Seafarers shows increased positivity and satisfaction among those working at sea LONDON, 4 NOVEMBER 2019: After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness...
November 4th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

£3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges

£3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges
. £3million Cyber-SHIP Lab offers unique opportunity to address global maritime cyber security challenges A unique new research facility designed to address the key cyber security challenges facing the shipping industry is being established at the University of Plymouth. The £3million Cyber-SHIP Lab,...
November 4th, 2019 | Academia, Corruption, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Oct-2019 CYCLONE MAHA India Cyclone Maha Thursday, October 31, 2019, India Cyclone Maha formed over Comorin Area, near the southern-most end of the country and the adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean, and became more well-marked early on Wednesday. The system has concentrated...
October 31st, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

American Club member alert (Oct 30, 2019) re – Sulphur Cap

American  Club member alert (Oct 30, 2019)  re – Sulphur Cap
American  Club member alert (Oct 30, 2019)  re – Sulphur Cap OCTOBER 10, 2019 SULPHUR CAP 2020 UPDATE In view of the fast approaching IMO 2020 legislation, Members are reminded of some important issues to consider and ensure to have in place prior to January 1, 2020 including preparations...
October 30th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.
John Faraclas testing the MarSEVR, Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education. London. Allaboutshipping.co uk was invited on October 29, 2019 to attend a presentation of the MarSEVR (Maritime Safety Education with Virtual Reality) in London at the...
October 30th, 2019 | Events, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager
Tom Adams Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager Navigate Response, the global maritime crisis communication consultancy, announced today that Tom Adams has joined its expanding London team as a Crisis Response Manager. Tom joins Navigate Response from the security sector...
October 30th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Claims, Company Profiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

IMCA upgrades its anti bribery and corruption training

IMCA upgrades its anti bribery and corruption training
Allen Leatt IMCA upgrades its anti bribery and corruption training IMCA uses next generation of online training technology  The International Marine Contractor’s Association’s (IMCA) has recently completed an upgrade to its Anti Bribery and Corruption training programme with Transparency International using...
October 29th, 2019 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender
The VIKING ambulance boat VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has been declared the winning bidder in a tender covering three offshore high-speed ambulance boats that will support emergency services in the Aegean Sea. The international tender was concluded after a cooperation...
October 29th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London
Ida Stier greeting captain Chris Adams Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London by James Brewer. Ida Stier, founder and chief executive of Grupo Stier, welcomed guests from many sectors of the maritime industry to a reception in London to mark the 25th anniversary...
October 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Claims, Company Profiles, Defense, Disputes, Events, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Agencies, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…
John Faraclas BDI’s positive hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions… The BDI gained six points earlier on today and now reads 1,785 thanks to the Capes bouncing back with 53 points. Geopolitics continue to be in a perplexed deteriorating mess in all fronts in all five continents and seven seas....
October 24th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Military, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HFW Briefing: Managing Sanctions Risk in Contracts: The High Court provides guidance

Daniel Martin, partner HFW Managing Sanctions Risk in Contracts: The High Court provides guidance Recent sanctions have had a major impact on entities in China and Turkey, as well as their counterparties, and this has caused significant disruption to global markets. Given the broad scope of international...
October 24th, 2019 | Legal, Sanctions | Read More

Britannia Announces New Chairman

Britannia Announces New Chairman
(l-r) Outgoing Chairman Nigel Palmer with new Chairman Tony Firmin Britannia Announces New Chairman The Britannia Steam Ship Insurance Association Limited (Britannia) has announced that on 15 October, Nigel Palmer OBE retired as chairman of the Britannia Board and was succeeded by Tony Firmin. Nigel...
October 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive

The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive
John Faraclas The Markets: still in red; the geopolitics more than explosive The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 27 points and now stands at 1,779 points losing the 1,800 point-threshold. The Geopolitical situation is not just perplexed, its explosive and except despicable thing to happen in all fronts....
October 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

TT Club Wins Marine Insurance Award in the Middle East

TT Club Wins Marine Insurance Award in the Middle East
(l to r) Clive Woodbridge, Editor, The Maritime Standard; Hamad Al Maghrabi, General Manager- Marine services, Abu Dhabi Ports; Julien Horn, Director TTMS (Gulf); Trevor Pereira, Managing Director, The Maritime Standard TT Club Wins Marine Insurance Award in the Middle East London & Dubai, 23rd October,...
October 23rd, 2019 | Awards, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC

7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC
A commemorative photo call of the participants 7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC On Tuesday 15 October 2019, representatives of seven managing companies members of HELMEPA, accompanied by its Director General, Dimitris Mitsatsos and the Executive Coordinator Christiana Prekezes,...
October 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More