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Keep close tabs on your newbuildings if you want shipyards to remedy defects

Keep close tabs on your newbuildings if you want shipyards to remedy defects
The panel (l to r): Sea O’ Sullivan, Charles Buss, The Rt. Hon. Mr. Justice Andrew Baker, Dr. Ken Kirby , Brendan Cuffe and Nicola Cox Contractual issues arising from building merchant ships are inevitably “tricky” and give rise to problems requiring solutions. At a seminar organised by the...
March 27th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme
David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects, The Nautical Institute 24.03.17 – The Nautical Institute’s flagship distance learning programme, the Command Diploma Scheme, was launched today in Singapore at the first of this year’s Nautical Institute Command Seminars. The scheme is intended for...
March 24th, 2017 | Academia, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Greek Technical Committee of DNV GL meets in Athens

Greek Technical Committee of DNV GL meets in Athens
Group Photo of DNV GL Greek Technical Committee Athens, February 21st, 2017 – The Annual Greek Technical Committee of DNV GL attended by its members, gathered in the Athenaeum InterContinental Hotel, in Athens. Chairman’s opening address The acting Chairman, Sokratis Dimakopoulos, made an introduction...
March 22nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Events, News, People and Places, Pollution, Technical | Read More

Somali piracy dilemma over General Average treatment of shipowners’ expenses is…

Somali piracy dilemma over General Average treatment of shipowners’ expenses is…
Robert Tomlinson (left) with Keith Martin, chairman, Association of Average Adjusters Somali piracy dilemma over General Average treatment of shipowners’ expenses is highlighted at Association of Average Adjusters event in London Marine average adjusters are at the centre of a conflict over whether...
March 21st, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Scotland’s First Minister to speak at All-Energy’s opening plenary session

Scotland’s First Minister to speak at All-Energy’s opening plenary session
Scotland’s First Minister will speak at All-Energy 2017 SCOTLAND’S FIRST MINISTER TO SPEAK AT ALL-ENERGY’S OPENING PLENARY SESSION Registration for All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference, opens online with the news that Scotland’s First Minister,...
March 20th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy | Read More

NAMEPA and Tall Ships America to sign MOU next week at CMA Conference

NAMEPA and Tall Ships America to sign MOU next week at CMA Conference
Joe Hughes Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder/Executive Director NAMEPA and IMO Maritime Ambassador says: Please join NAMEPA (North American Marine Environment Protection Association) and Tall Ships America as they solidify their collaboration to bring education about protecting the marine environment,...
March 17th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, News, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

RMS Queen Mary 2 hosts Shanghai trade mission to boost UK-China maritime ties

RMS Queen Mary 2 hosts Shanghai trade mission to boost UK-China maritime ties
Queen Mary 2 High-profile trade mission to China days after Article 50 likely triggered Maritime UK and the Department of International Trade (DIT) will lead a unique three-day trade mission to Shanghai at the end of March to promote the UK as The World’s Maritime Centre, providing a complete package...
March 16th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

BBC broadcaster Emily Maitlis to moderate LISW17 flagship conference

BBC broadcaster Emily Maitlis to moderate LISW17 flagship conference
Emily Maitlis London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17) is delighted to announce that Emily Maitlis: Broadcaster, journalist, and presenter of the BBC’s Newsnight, will once again moderate the official LISW flagship conference which will take place at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Thursday September...
March 16th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, News | Read More

US insurance experts attend Bermuda Healthcare Forum

US insurance experts attend Bermuda Healthcare Forum
Bermuda Healthcare Forum organising committee members* Hamilton, Bermuda, March 13, 2017 – More than 160 healthcare industry specialists will converge on Bermuda this week to hear world-class speakers and experts discuss risk-management trends and challenges facing healthcare providers in the...
March 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, HR | Read More

Cyprus’ president Nicos Anastasiades to deliver keynote address at Capital Link’s New York forum

Cyprus’ president Nicos Anastasiades to deliver keynote address at Capital Link’s New York forum
New York – picture credits Anny Zade H.E. NICOS ANASTASIADES, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS TO DELIVER KEYNOTE ADDRESS IN PERSON  AT CAPITAL LINK INVEST IN CYPRUS FORUM, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017 IN NYC NEW YORK, NY, March 13, 2017 – Capital Link is privileged to welcome President Anastasiades...
March 13th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Wärtsilä launches SmartPredict to provide safer ship manoeuvring guidance

Wärtsilä launches SmartPredict to provide safer ship manoeuvring guidance
Looking into the future with Wärtsilä SmartPredict. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 March 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä launches its latest innovation SmartPredict at this year’s Seatrade Cruise Global exhibition in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from March 13 to 16. Developed...
March 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Festina lente for the Markets and Geopolitics

Festina lente for the Markets and Geopolitics
John Faraclas The BDI ended the week at 1,086 points, nearly 150 points plus since last week, but make haste slowly given that many believe the days of bad markets and geopolitical uncertainty are over; John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 22 points since yesterday – now...
March 10th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Military, Music, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

US adds more jobs than expected: Daily Wealth Letter

US adds more jobs than expected: Daily Wealth Letter
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) SIGNPOSTS IN TROUBLED TIMES Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit...
March 10th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Reports | Read More

Geopolitical chaos and Capers’ volatility cannot guarantee positive expectations

Geopolitical chaos and Capers’ volatility cannot guarantee positive expectations
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up 19 points at 1,064; the geopolitical chaos in all fronts creates more upheaval. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The Capers’ BCI 2014 gained 100 points, 78 points plus from yesterday’s rise – 22 points, and now reads 1,678! Despite this, owners...
March 9th, 2017 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Country Profiles, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Italians offer ‘bargain’ tax residence: Daily Wealth Letter

Italians offer ‘bargain’ tax residence: Daily Wealth Letter
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) SIGNPOSTS IN TROUBLED TIMES Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit http://thewealthforums.com/event/monaco-wealth-forum-2017/...
March 9th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Reports | 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

Maritime Arbitration: Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong? Take your pick

Maritime Arbitration: Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong? Take your pick
A very lively panel; on a l to r: Dr Roman Khodykin – Berwin Leighton Paisner, Christopher Style QC – LCIA Board member, The Hon. Sir Bernard Eder (chairman), Sherina Petit – Norton Rose Fulbright and Colin Wright – St Philips Stone Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong?...
March 7th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

The GST Europe and Shipping2030 conferences

The GST Europe and Shipping2030 conferences
K D Adamson, CEO at Futurenautics There’s now less than three weeks to go until over 400 industry leaders from the world of maritime innovation, green technology and ground-breaking digitalisation will come together for GST Europe & Shipping2030 conferences. Taking place between 22-24 March, delegates...
March 6th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment | Read More

Intertanko chairman Nikos Tsakos addresses IMIF on state of the tanker sector

Intertanko chairman Nikos Tsakos addresses IMIF on state of the tanker sector
Dr Nikos P. Tsakos Operators of the global fleet of tankers have grounds for market optimism – although they should restrain any impulse to order more tonnage. This was the message from Nikos Tsakos, chairman of Intertanko, when he addressed a meeting of the International Maritime Industries Forum...
March 1st, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, IMIF, IMO, Intertanko, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

European Shipping Week Welcomes the World’s Largest LEGO Ship

European Shipping Week Welcomes the World’s Largest LEGO Ship
The “Jubilee Seaways” …the world’s largest LEGO ship European Shipping Week will score a significant first today (Weds March 1st) when its flagship conference not only hosts the top echelon from European and global shipping, the European Commission, EU Member States and the European...
March 1st, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News, Reports | Read More

Fat salary ‘not enough:’ Daily Wealth Letter

Fat salary ‘not enough:’ Daily Wealth Letter
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) SIGNPOSTS IN TROUBLED TIMES Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit...
February 28th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Reports | Read More

The BDI@878 loses steam yet again; geopolitics though are on the brink for WWIII

The BDI@878 loses steam yet again; geopolitics though are on the brink for WWIII
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained just three points and now reads 878 points “thanks” to the volatile Capers … Geopolitics are to spill over given some nations unprecedented demands and the fault rests with all six superpowers that look for their vested business interests rather than...
February 27th, 2017 | Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Disputes, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, News, P and I Clubs, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices | Read More

UK to act on blood money: Daily Wealth Letter

UK to act on blood money: Daily Wealth Letter
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit...
February 23rd, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Reports | Read More

The Time is now

The Time is now
Spyridon Zolotas, Area Manager for Greece and Cyprus on the podium with Stefanos Chatzinikolaou, Manager of RINA Academy Hellas, Alessandro Pescetto, Sector Manager Innovation of RINA Services, Giorgos Plevrakis, Business Development Manager of RINA Hellas and Michael Markogiannis, Manager of Plan Approval...
February 20th, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Harnessing the intangible

Harnessing the intangible
Wärtsilä and IMarEST teams Dubai, UAE – Getting an accurate insight into a vessel’s hull fouling condition from energy consumption data is vital for maintaining vessel performance to economically feasible standards. The real-time analysis of “big data” per factors such as weather, water...
February 20th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More