Archive for the ‘Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals’ Category

Swedish waterway cleared: capsized vessel refloated

Swedish waterway cleared: capsized vessel refloated
Ardent salvage crews successfully used a parbuckling method to right and refloat the cargo vessel, M/V Sternö. The vessel was resting with a 54- degree list with water ingress. “There were a lot of elements that we had to battle. The icy weather, the traffic on an active shipchannel, and making sure...
March 22nd, 2017 | Maritime Accidents, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Transnet tug and effective teamwork avert second potential maritime disaster

Transnet tug and effective teamwork avert second potential maritime disaster
the “BBC SHANGHAI” [EAST LONDON, South Africa, 20 March 2017]  Collaboration between the Ports of East London and Ngqura, together with the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA), helped avert another potential maritime disaster in the Eastern Cape during the past week. Transnet...
March 20th, 2017 | Maritime Accidents, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event

Geopolitics and the shipping markets: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event
Ken McLean, vice-president of the Port of London chapter of the New York-based Propeller Club and John Faraclas Geopolitics and the shipping market: stark warnings from John Faraclas at Propeller Club event by James Brewer Hidden currents – that is, hidden to the general public and even to some in...
March 7th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Canals, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Flags, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Antipollution’s S.A. successful project, the Panagia Tinou

Antipollution’s S.A. successful project, the Panagia Tinou
The “Panagia Tniou” Antipollution SA, leading Greek company in the management of ship-generated solid waste, after an open competition conducted by Piraeus Port Authority is undertaking the refloating and removal of the “Panagia Tinou” wreck from the port of Piraeus. The 1972-built...
March 6th, 2017 | Environment, Health and Safety, News, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Royal blessing for De Ruyter Maritime and Logistics College and Multraship

Royal blessing for De Ruyter Maritime and Logistics College and Multraship
His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is pictured being welcomed on board Multraship’s Emergency Towage Vessel “Guardian” by Captain Henk Helmendag following a ceremony to mark the reopening of the renovated De Ruyter Maritime and Logistics College in Vlissingen, Holland, on 3 February,...
February 8th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Charity, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Social Columns | Read More

Tsavliris Q4 Activities

Tsavliris Q4 Activities
The “Elka Glory” Viewers can find herebelow the latest activities and relevant photos from the Tsavliris’ Q4 activities and events Chemical /Products Tanker “ELKA GLORY” On 28 September 2016, the salvage tug “TSAVLIRIS HELLAS” (BHP 9,600 –TBP 121) was dispatched from her permanent...
December 22nd, 2016 | News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

ARDENT signs 5-year UK emergency towage vessel contract

ARDENT signs 5-year UK emergency towage vessel contract
The “Ievoli Black” VESSEL EN ROUTE FOR DUTY WITH THE UK’S MARITIME & COASTGUARD AGENCY ABERDEEN, Scotland (Dec. 20 2016) – The UK’s Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) has signed an agreement with Ardent for emergency towage off the north and north-western coasts of Scotland. The...
December 20th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Marine Insurance, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Sea Trophy, a more than an interesting concept!

Sea Trophy, a more than an interesting concept!
There is a World to win…! Viewers can read the latest from Van Heck Engineering and be kept updated on their Sea Trophy, green and easy oil recovery. Attached is the respective brochure* showing the specifications and applications of the Sea Trophy. The company’s technical knowhow is bundled...
December 13th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Markets and Geopolitics; simply a SKYFALL…

The Markets and Geopolitics; simply a SKYFALL…
John Faraclas We are not prophets of the boom nor of the gloom, neither we hold any crystal ball whatsoever when predicting or projecting the shipping Markets or Geopolitics which greatly affect same; we are simply pragmatic. John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 32 points since...
December 9th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Tsavliris Christmas Party 2016 yet another success

Tsavliris Christmas Party 2016 yet another success
George A. Tsavliris delivering his Christmas message With the Britannia Room at the Royal Thames Yacht Club (RTYC) breaking to its seams, all four sections were opened to accommodate the hundreds of guests present to celebrate the Christmas season at this year’s Tsavliris Salvage Group event. It was,...
December 9th, 2016 | Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, Marine Insurance, News, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Falling Markets and Failing Geopolitics

Falling Markets and Failing Geopolitics
John Faraclas The Dry Market, “thanks” to the Capers’ fall creates shocks and Geopolitical mess brings in total failure; John Faraclas daily briefing: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 24 points and now reads 1,162… The Capers’ BCI 2014 lost 132 points – soon many will need …a triplex...
December 7th, 2016 | Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corruption, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Markets, News, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Ardent completes largest wreck removal project of 2016

Ardent completes largest wreck removal project of 2016
Ardent Naval Architect Roland De Marco walks in front of the bow piece of the Troll Solution after the salvage team cut and lifted it from the seabed. Stricken jack-up removed from Mexican seabed close to well head platform BAY OF CAMPECHE, Mexico (Dec. 7, 2016)- Ardent completed removing the Troll Solution...
December 7th, 2016 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Uncertainty and volatility still rule the Markets…

Uncertainty and volatility still rule the Markets…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up just three points since last Friday and now reads 1,184 points. The Geopolitics must be closely monitored; John Faraclas daily market report: The Capers’ BCI 2014 following last week’s collapse continued with only three points fall and now stand at...
November 28th, 2016 | Marine Insurance, Markets, Military, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipping Indices | Read More

The Salvage & Wreck Conference 2016

The Salvage & Wreck Conference 2016
7 – 8 December 2016  |  The Hilton Tower Bridge, London Dear Viewers,Don’t miss your chance to attend the 19th annual gathering of salvage & wreck professionals, 7th – 8th December in London. Engage with over 200 delegates...
November 28th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

European Regional Development Meeting 2016

European Regional Development Meeting 2016
IMRF European Regional Meeting 14-16 November 2016 The European Regional Development Meeting 2016  The 2016 IMRF European Regional Development Meeting was held at the Clube Naval de Cascais, kindly hosted by the Portuguese Lifesaving Institute (ISN) and the Portuguese...
November 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Nov-2016 ADJUSTMENT OF WATER SERVICE TARIFF Benoa, Indonesia TUGS TARIFF AMENDMENT Port Lincoln, Thevenard, Whyalla, Wallaroo & Port Pirie, Australia Adjustment of Water Service Tariff Tuesday, November 22, 2016, Benoa, Indonesia From 1 December, the Water Service...
November 22nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Indian sea captain receives 2016 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea

Indian sea captain receives 2016 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea
Captain Radhika Menon, Master of the oil products tanker Sampurna Swarajya receiving the award from the Secretary-General of the IMO Kitack Lim in the presence of India’s acting High Commissioner Dinesh Patnalk The Master of an oil tanker who says she was “just doing her job” has received the...
November 22nd, 2016 | Awards, Events, IMO, News, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Van Wijngaarden Marine Services orders second Damen Shoalbuster 3512 in twelve months

Van Wijngaarden Marine Services orders second Damen Shoalbuster 3512 in twelve months
Damen Shoalbuster 3512 NOORDSTROOM The contract has been signed between Van Wijngaarden Marine Services and Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld for the build and delivery of a Damen Shoalbuster 3512, to be named the LINGESTROOM. This will bring the total number of Shoalbusters in the Van Wijngaarden fleet to...
November 22nd, 2016 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

IMRF H.E.RO. winners announced

IMRF H.E.RO. winners announced
In Washington, winners and nominees; from left to right Oscar Camps and Gerard Canals (Proactiva), Bruce Reid (CEO IMRF), Sadi Resdedant (CMA CGM) and Paul Mueller (Bristow Group) SEARCH AND RESCUE ‘HEROES’ ANNOUNCED AT FIRST IMRF INTERNATIONAL AWARDS EVENT London, Wednesday, November 16. –...
November 16th, 2016 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Immigration, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

A new tourist destination beckons in Myanmar

A new tourist destination beckons in Myanmar
Myanmar’s message. A new tourist destination beckons in Myanmar By James Brewer Myanmar, seen by travel operators as one of the world’s most promising tourist magnets, attracted more than 5m international visitors in 2015. Hardly any of them got as far as the hilly eastern state of Kayah, but that...
November 11th, 2016 | Container shipping, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Tourism | Read More

Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping signs order for three Damen vessels at Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016

Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping signs order for three Damen vessels at Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016
From the contract signing* At this year’s Seatrade Maritime Middle East Exhibition taking place in Dubai, Jawar Al Khaleej Shipping LLC (JAK), signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group, for the supply of three vessels; one Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 5009 and two ASD Tugs 3213. JAK is a leading provider...
November 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

LIFE LINE Online – October 2016

LIFE LINE Online – October 2016
                                                                                                            October 2016 Download PDF Online Digital PDF IMRF European Regional Meeting 2016 14-16...
October 26th, 2016 | Charity, Communication, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Damen wins 13-tug order from Edison Chouest Offshore

Damen wins 13-tug order from Edison Chouest Offshore
Jan van Hogerwou To be built in the USA under Damen’s Technical Cooperation programme Leading marine transportation provider and the USA’s largest operator of OSVs, Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), has teamed up with Damen to build a total of 13 heavy duty mooring assistance and escort tugs. These...
October 21st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cooperation Agreement between ECA and Vestdavit for Launch and Recovery System

Cooperation Agreement between ECA and Vestdavit for Launch and Recovery System
ECA and Vestdavit are proud to announce that, on the occasion of Euronaval, they have signed a cooperation agreement to develop the next generation of Launch and Recovery systems for Unmanned Maritime Systems.ECA logo 20102016 The use of Unmanned Maritime Systems (“UMS”), Remotely Operated Vehicles...
October 20th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

African and North Atlantic experts meet at IMRF SAR summit

African and North Atlantic experts meet at IMRF SAR summit
London, Monday, October 17. Representatives from the African SAR (search and rescue) Group were able to pick up ideas on how to create a model based on the Maritime Rescue Coordination Centres (RCC) of the North Atlantic Group when the two parties met. The meeting was facilitated by the International...
October 17th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More