Archive for the ‘P and I Clubs’ Category

Risk assessments for fishing operations

Risk assessments for fishing operations
… In 2016, the Club experienced a high volume of crew injury claims on fishing vessels. The latest in our series of Risk assessment articles focuses on risk assessments for fishing operations to assist members in mitigating such claims. Of the claims recorded by the Club, three main areas of causation...
November 20th, 2017 | Fisheries, P and I Clubs | Read More

Statement from North P&I Club regarding Brexit

Statement from North P&I Club regarding Brexit
November 20, 2017 – Following the result of the UK referendum on membership of the EU in July 2016, North and Sunderland Marine have been developing contingency plans to ensure that both companies continue to have access to EU markets. North and Sunderland Marine currently rely on EU passporting...
November 20th, 2017 | P and I Clubs | Read More

Insurance perspective of marine disasters: Swedish Club and Sigma Maritime event by Chios Marine Club

Insurance perspective of marine disasters: Swedish Club and Sigma Maritime event  by Chios Marine Club
l to r: Stelios Magkanaris, Manos Strongilos, Maria Yiassa and Konstantinos Vasilleiadis A high profile presentation entitled “The Insurance Perspective of Marine Disasters” was organised by Chios Marine Club at the Angelicoussis Group auditorium, on November 1, 2017. The event was sponsored by SM...
November 9th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs | Read More

ITIC settles off-hire dispute resulting from ship manager’s negligence

ITIC settles off-hire dispute resulting from ship manager’s negligence
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) recently settled a claim brought against a ship manager for failure to maintain its obligations under a technical management contract, leading to liability for costs incurred when the vessel was denied permission to berth by port authorities in Australia. The...
November 2nd, 2017 | Chartering, Claims, Disputes, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

Time to refloat dangerous wrecks and save the environment too

Time to refloat dangerous wrecks and save the environment too
From the refloating of the “Cabrera” Following the successful refloating and raising of the aft section of the cargoship Cabrera Andros island in the Cyclades in Greece’s central Aegean Sea, it is a rare so to say opportunity to use the Smit crane involved for other actions while she’s...
October 23rd, 2017 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Communication, Environment, Groundings, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, Pollution, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Tourism | Read More

Britannia P&I Launches New Branding

Britannia P&I Launches New Branding
Britannia P&I today unveiled its new brand identity to reflect its role as a dynamic, market leading P&I Club owned by and operated for the benefit of its Members. The new image visually depicts how Britannia has developed and modified its services to meet the changing demands of its Members...
October 19th, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

ESPO Award 2017 Shortlisted projects: Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes

ESPO Award 2017 Shortlisted projects: Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes
18 October 2017 The ESPO Award 2017 will be presented to the port authority that succeeds best in the societal integration of the port with the city or wider community in which it is located, through involvement in art or culture. The five projects that are shortlisted for this year’s Award are the...
October 18th, 2017 | Associations, P and I Clubs, Ports & Terminals | Read More

September was best month so far for American Hellenic

September was best month so far for American Hellenic
Vincent Solarino, After 15 months of successful operations and faster than expected growth, American Hellenic Hull’s Board of Directors analyzed the company’s standing during its meeting of 11th October that took place in the Four Seasons Hotel, Limassol, Cyprus, under the chairmanship of Vincent...
October 16th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, P and I Clubs | Read More

FIATA Announce Winner of Young Forwarder Award

FIATA Announce Winner of Young Forwarder Award
(l-r) Michael Yarwood, TT Club; Thomas Sim, Chairman of FIATA’s Advisory Board Vocational Training; Award Winner Bradley Davis; Hu Xiang Zhao, President of FIATA The 2017 Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year (YIFFY) Award has been presented to Bradley Davis of Canada at the FIATA annual...
October 10th, 2017 | Awards, Events, HR, Logistics, Markets, P and I Clubs, Trade and Commerce | Read More

This Year’s Innovation in Safety Award Goes to …. Hapag Lloyd

This Year’s Innovation in Safety Award Goes to …. Hapag Lloyd
(l-r) Peregrine Storrs-Fox, Risk Management Director, TT Club; Ken Rohlmann, Senior Director Cargo Service, Hapag-Lloyd (Winner: Hapag-Lloyd Cargo Patrol) ; Joseph Westwood Booth, IMO’s Senior Deputy Director, Maritime Safety The TT Club Innovation in Safety Award was presented earlier this week to...
October 5th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Awards, Company Profiles, Health and Safety, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

ITIC settles dispute after Turkey bars entry to vessel with Cyprus connections

ITIC settles dispute after Turkey bars entry to vessel with Cyprus connections
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) recently settled a dispute between a shipowner and its Turkish agent for losses arising from the refusal of Turkish port authorities to allow a vessel to berth because of its connection to Cyprus. Turkish regulations prohibit any vessel directly or indirectly...
October 2nd, 2017 | Disputes, P and I Clubs, Ship Agencies | Read More

HudsonAnalytix and North of England promote cyber security awareness

HudsonAnalytix and North of England promote cyber security awareness
Max Bobys Camden, NJ, USA, September 12, 2017 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement with North P&I Club to offer its HACyberLogix platform to member companies seeking cost-effective solutions for evaluating and assessing their cybersecurity needs.  Beginning...
September 12th, 2017 | IT and Communications, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

London P&I Club joins with BV in issuing blackout and engine failure guidance

London P&I Club joins with BV in issuing blackout and engine failure guidance
Carl Durow The London P&I Club, in a joint project with leading classification society Bureau Veritas and its casualty and salvage subsidiary TMC Marine, has issued a new booklet providing operational guidance for preventing blackout and main engine failures. This new publication, the second in a...
September 11th, 2017 | Books, Classification Societies, Groundings, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

North P&I Club recommends HA – Cyber risk assessment platform to members

North P&I Club recommends HA – Cyber risk assessment platform to members
Colin Gillespie, Deputy Director (Loss Prevention), North P&I Club North members receive 20% discount on HACyberLogix platform to measure and minimise cyber-risk September 7, 2017 – North P&I Club has announced details of a new benefit for members to encourage them to better understand...
September 7th, 2017 | IT and Communications, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

MCTC upgrades training courses with Steamship Mutual

MCTC upgrades training courses with Steamship Mutual
Chris Adams Leading maritime training provider Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) has launched its upgraded training course in association with International Group P&I Club Steamship Mutual. MCTC has been working closely with Steamship Mutual to upgrade its 10-week Safe Food Handling &...
September 7th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

Britannia – Raising the Profile of Member Training and Loss Prevention

Britannia – Raising the Profile of Member Training and Loss Prevention
Tim Fuller A regular fixture in Britannia P&I’s calendar is a training week of lectures and workshops aimed at its worldwide Members, helping delegates understand the intricacies of the day to day workings of Britannia P&I. This year the event begins on 4th September, hosted at Britannia’s...
September 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, P and I Clubs | Read More

North P&I Club welcomes Airbus to CSO Alliance

North P&I Club welcomes Airbus to CSO Alliance
Colin Gillespie August 29, 2017 – North P&I Club has welcomed Airbus to the CSO Alliance, the industry-leading partnership of company security officers (CSOs) established to counter maritime crime. Airbus, the largest aerospace company in Europe and a world-leading manufacturer, has partnered...
August 29th, 2017 | Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Health and Safety, Maritime Fraud, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

The Swedish Club Secures Further Solvency Strength

The Swedish Club Secures Further Solvency Strength
Cover The Swedish Club returned a solid performance in the first six months of the accounting year, following the release today of its half year results. Despite its decision to offer a discount of 4 % to all P&I members 2017/2018, the Club delivered an operating surplus of USD 19.0 million for the...
August 22nd, 2017 | P and I Clubs | Read More

Hear from the Global Bauxite Working Group and Local P&I Correspondents

Hear from the Global Bauxite Working Group and Local P&I Correspondents
Be among the first to hear the Global Bauxite Working Group’s findings  At the IMO’s CCC4 Sub-Committee in September, the Global Bauxite Working Group will be presenting the findings of their hotly-anticipated report. These findings could have significant implications for the carriage, classification...
August 21st, 2017 | Academia, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

North P&I Club appoints Dawn Robinson as global director of people

North P&I Club appoints Dawn Robinson as global director of people
Dawn Robinson – Global Director of people at North P&I 14 August 2017 – North P&I Club has appointed a new Global Director of People as part of a company-wide focus on driving forward leadership and development. Dawn Robinson has joined the global marine insurer following three...
August 14th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

TT Club Provides Insurance Cover for Russian Forwarder among First to Use ‘Uber-style’ Business Model

TT Club Provides Insurance Cover for Russian Forwarder among First to Use ‘Uber-style’ Business Model
The Russian start-up freight forwarder, Deliver (www.deliver.ru) is an innovative online cargo transport operation that is among the first in the country to implement an ‘Uber-style’ mode of service.  Through its network Deliver aims to achieve greater convenience for its customers and efficiency...
August 14th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Logistics, P and I Clubs | Read More

S&P Global ratings affirms Britannia P&I’s ratings at ‘A’ (stable) while enhancing its liquidity rating to ‘exceptional

S&P Global ratings affirms Britannia P&I’s ratings at ‘A’ (stable) while enhancing its liquidity rating to ‘exceptional
Andrew Cutler S&P Global ratings affirms Britannia P&I’s ratings at ‘A’ (stable) while enhancing its liquidity rating to ‘exceptional S&P Global Ratings, the world’s leading independent credit ratings provider, has affirmed its ‘A’ long-term financial strength...
August 10th, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

The overspill limit

The overspill limit
The term ‘overspill’ means that a loss has spilled over, or exceeded, the limits of liability available through the General Excess of Loss Reinsurance Programme which protects Mutual Members of the International Group of P&I Clubs. Currently this would be an individual claim which exceeds USD...
August 9th, 2017 | Environment, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

EOM enjoys another successful year amid American Club’s Centennial celebrations

EOM enjoys another successful year amid American Club’s Centennial celebrations
Joe Hughes EAGLE OCEAN MARINE ENJOYS ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL YEAR AMID AMERICAN CLUB’S CENTENNIAL CELEBRATIONS Growing market share and continuing profitability augur well for the future.  NEW YORK, JULY 27, 2017: Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM), the American Club’s fixed-premium P & I and FD & D...
August 3rd, 2017 | Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

The International Group

The International Group
Many vessel owners join a Mutual P&I Club to access limits of liability that are generally unavailable in the commercial fixed premium market. The highest limits are provided by the International Group of P&I Clubs, a collection of 13 mutual P&I Clubs, including the Shipowners’ Club.  How...
July 31st, 2017 | Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More