Archive for the ‘P and I Clubs’ Category

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

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

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

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

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

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

LCC: A back to basics guide to arbitration and mediation

LCC: A back to basics guide to arbitration and mediation
LCC: A back to basics guide to arbitration and mediation English law allows for several different forums to resolve disputes, as an alternative to litigation in court. Given the costs and resource requirements of court proceedings in England and Wales, these Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) methods...
October 18th, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More

Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North

Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North
l to r Emma Liddell, Mike Hustler, Sanchit Dutta, Phil Eccleston, Directors (Underwriting) and Sumito Dosaka, Senior Executive (Marketing) Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North 15 October 2019 – A number of appointments have been made in recent weeks to strengthen and clarify the provision...
October 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

North P&I Club Hosts Early Intervention Event in Newcastle

North P&I Club Hosts Early Intervention Event in Newcastle
l to r: Stephen Mills, SeaMediation, Pratap Shirke, North Chairman, and David Richards, North Deputy Director – Cargo North P&I Club Hosts Early Intervention Event in Newcastle  14 October 2019 – North P&I Club hosted an Early Intervention event in Newcastle on Thursday, 10th October,...
October 14th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, P and I Clubs | Read More

North P&I Club Expands into Fixed Premium Market

North P&I Club Expands into Fixed Premium Market
Brain Davies, Director (London), Sebastian Tjornelund, Business Development Manager, Gustavo Gomez, Business Claims Manage North P&I Club Expands into Fixed Premium Market   10 October 2019 – North P&I Club has today launched its Owners’ Fixed Premium P&I product, designed for...
October 10th, 2019 | Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club addresses bunker fuel issues…

American Club addresses bunker fuel issues…
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club American Club addresses bunker fuel issues AMERICAN CLUB ADDRESSES BUNKER FUEL ISSUES BY PRODUCING A DETAILED LOSS PREVENTION GUIDE ‘BUNKERING – A COMPENDIUM’ TOGETHER WITH EXTENSIVE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION  ●     Bunker...
October 8th, 2019 | Bunkering, P and I Clubs | Read More

S&P affirms North P&I Club’s ‘A’ (stable) rating under new Insurers Rating Methodology

S&P affirms North P&I Club’s ‘A’ (stable) rating under new Insurers Rating Methodology
Ed Davies, CFO, North P&I Club S&P affirms North P&I Club’s ‘A’ (stable) rating under new Insurers Rating Methodology 03 October 2019 – Leading ratings agency S&P Global Ratings has affirmed North P&I Club’s ‘A’ credit rating and stable outlook under their new Insurers...
October 3rd, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More

TT Talk – Focus on tank containers

TT Talk – Focus on tank containers
TT Talk – Focus on tank containers TT Club recently arranged a well received seminar focusing on developments and issues relating to its tank container membership. This edition provides a flavour of what was covered. I hope you find these articles useful.    Peregrine Storrs-Fox Risk Management...
October 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, P and I Clubs | Read More

Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore

Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore
Added strength to Britannia’s Singapore team Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore Britannia P&I’s Managers, Tindall Riley, adds four new colleagues to their Singapore team. This expansion reinforces Britannia’s strategy of developing its regional hubs, bringing service closer...
September 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

S&P Affirms The Swedish Club Ratings at ‘A-‘; Outlook Stable

S&P Affirms The Swedish Club Ratings at ‘A-‘; Outlook Stable
Lars RhodinManaging Director of The Swedish Club S&P Affirms The Swedish Club Ratings at ‘A-‘; Outlook Stable The Swedish Club is delighted to report that S&P Global Ratings has affirmed its ‘A-‘ long-term insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on The Swedish...
September 26th, 2019 | Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Further global appointments in P&I claims team for North

Further global appointments in P&I claims team for North
l to r: Andrew Taylor, Mike Salthouse, Matthew Moore, Iain Gilchrist, Gagan Dhillon Further Global Appointments in P&I Claims Team for North 20 September 2019 – Following the recent expansion of the senior leadership team, North P&I Club has made a further series of senior appointments...
September 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece

West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece
Lucie Ryan, new Claims Handler at West of England’s Greek office West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece The West of England P&I Club, a leading mutual marine insurer, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Claims Handler, Lucie Ryan. She will be based in the Club’s...
September 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

American Club Circular no. 33/19 – Guidance on the US sanctions compliance programs published by the US office of Foreign Assets Control

American Club Circular no. 33/19 – Guidance on the US sanctions compliance programs published by the US office of Foreign Assets Control
American Club Circular no. 33/19 – Guidance on the US sanctions compliance programs published by the US office of Foreign Assets Control SEPTEMBER 3, 2019     CIRCULAR NO. 33/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   GUIDANCE ON THE UNITED STATES SANCTIONS COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS...
September 3rd, 2019 | P and I Clubs, Sanctions | Read More

American Club Circular no. 29/19 – Loss prevention: Animations on Bunkering best practices

American Club Circular no. 29/19 – Loss prevention: Animations on Bunkering best practices
American Club Circular no. 29/19 – Loss prevention: Animations on Bunkering best practices  AUGUST 16, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 29/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   LOSS PREVENTION: ANIMATIONS ON BUNKERING BEST PRACTICES Your Managers are pleased to announce the release...
August 16th, 2019 | Bunkering, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club member Alert (August 14, 2019) Re – Bilge Alarm and oil content meter

American Club member Alert (August 14, 2019) Re – Bilge Alarm and oil content meter
American Club Member Alert (August 14, 2019) Re – Bilge Alarm and oil content meter  AUGUST 14, 2019 BILGE ALARM AND OIL CONTENT METER The US Coast Guard (USCG) has issued a Lessons Learned alert 01-19, Avoid delays and keep your ship schedule! Does your BilgMon 488 Bilge Alarm/Oil Content...
August 14th, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More

West of England strengthens its New York team

West of England strengthens its New York team
Emily McCullock West of England strengthens its New York team The West of England, a leading mutual marine insurer, has appointed a new Senior Claims Manager to work in its Americas team. Emily McCulloch joined the London office on the 7th August but will transfer to the New York City office before...
August 14th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report
. Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report Seafarers working on board cruise ships and ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows The latest Seafarers Happiness Index report, published this week by The Mission to Seafarers, has revealed that seafarers working on board cruise ships...
August 7th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, P and I Clubs, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

OSCAR Dragon Boat Race 2019

OSCAR Dragon Boat Race 2019
. OSCAR Dragon Boat Race 2019 The Shipowners’ Club is excited to be taking part in the 2019 OSCAR Dragon Boat Race on Friday 13 September in Canary Wharf to raise money for the OSCAR campaign. The OSCAR campaign (The Ocean and Shipping Community Advancing Children’s Health and Research) is...
August 5th, 2019 | Charity, P and I Clubs, Sports | Read More