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ESPO Conference – Rotterdam 31 May & 1 June 2018: let’s go through the programme!

ESPO Conference – Rotterdam 31 May & 1 June 2018: let’s go through the programme!
The Dutch Minister of Infrastructure, Cora van Nieuwenhuyzen 23 April 2018 – “Investing in the Port of Tomorrow” will be the central theme of the forthcoming ESPO Conferencekindly hosted by the Port of Rotterdam. On 31 May and 1 June, ESPO and its members are welcoming you in the Onderzeebootloods for...
April 23rd, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Developments in capital markets for shipping…

Developments in capital markets for shipping…
Alan McCarthy (left) and Andrew Hampson. Developments in capital markets for shipping – IMIF learns secrets behind Tufton’s novel $91m deal An “alignment of the planets” enabled success in what was the first pure shipping play in the specialist funds segment of the London Stock Exchange. These...
April 17th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IMIF, Shipfinance | Read More

Commonwealth sees $1trn trade on the near horizon

Commonwealth sees $1trn trade on the near horizon
Baroness Scotland. Commonwealth sees $1trn trade on the near horizon By James Brewer Trade and fresh investment within the 53-member Commonwealth is on track to exceed $1trn by 2020 — and could even climb to $1.5trn, new research has forecast. The growth trend was welcomed by the Rt Hon Patricia...
April 13th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

How cutting-edge technology is assisting insurance claims analysis and investigation

How cutting-edge technology is assisting insurance claims analysis and investigation
Phil Thompson (left) and Zarir Irani. How cutting-edge technology is assisting insurance claims analysis and investigation By James Brewer  Rembrandt is helping get to the bottom of – and possibly prevent – casualties in ocean and coastal shipping.  This is not the Dutch master painter of the Golden...
April 4th, 2018 | Claims, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Groundings, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Technology | Read More

RINA’s Hellenic Technical Committee focuses on Digitalization

RINA’s Hellenic Technical Committee focuses on Digitalization
A group photo from the event RINA’s Hellenic Technical Committee meeting, organised by RINA Hellas, on Thursday March 15th at the Yacht Club of Greece, gathered its members to facilitate marine industry discussion and provide an update on RINA’s developments and growth. Spyros Zolotas, RINA Marine...
March 29th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications | Read More

The BDI@1,080… Wooooooooooow

The BDI@1,080… Wooooooooooow
John Faraclas For those you have studied our predictions and projections all these years on the BDI (Baltic Dry Index), today’s fall of the Dry Market shouldn’t come as a surprise at all.- The Geopolitics are getting 100 centum more than messy and Greek Shipping still goes strong. John Faraclas’...
March 28th, 2018 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, People and Places, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Caution remains the watchword for global marine insurance, says IUMI

Caution remains the watchword for global marine insurance, says IUMI
Mark Edmondson Hull casualty frequency stabilising; cargo insurance firming-up; offshore energy prospects improving. Against the backdrop of encouraging global economic growth and an improved outlook for the shipping industry, the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) gives expert opinion on...
March 27th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Insurance, News | Read More

Posidonia 2018 Newsletter #2

Posidonia 2018 Newsletter #2
.. Viewers can find herebelow  after an introductory paragraph, the 2nd Posidonia 2018 Newsletter prepared by the Posidonia team. Posidonia Games Scale New Heights In Corporate Sports Events World Thousands register for multi-sports weekend of Sailing, Golf, Running and Football tournaments A total...
March 14th, 2018 | Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, News | Read More

Chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen sets out transformation of IACS at CMA Shipping 2018

Chairman Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen sets out transformation of IACS at CMA Shipping 2018
Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, IACS Chairman and CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, speaking at CMA Shipping 2018 (Source: DNV GL / CMA Shipping 2018) Stamford, 14 March 2018: Speaking at Shipping 2018, the Connecticut Maritime Association’s (CMA) annual conference, Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, IACS Chairman and CEO of...
March 14th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IACS, Technical, Technology | Read More

TheSeaNation’s conference is on…

TheSeaNation’s conference is on…
…the Ambassadors panel with (on a l to r): Leonidas Dimitriadis-Evgenidis (moderator); John Eugene Gjelstad (Norway), AHN Youngjip (South Korea), Geoffey Ross Pyatt (USA), Kate Smith CMG (UK) and  Yasuhiro Shimizu (Japan) The Global Impact of Shipping is the theme of this very special conference...
March 14th, 2018 | Breaking News, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

BDI falls@1,179 with geopolitics in total disarray…

BDI falls@1,179 with geopolitics in total disarray…
John Faraclas Not good news yet from the Baltic as the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 13 points; Geopolitics in disarray. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: Let us hope the Dry and Wet Markets remain same they are today; a fall below the 2,000-point mark will send shocking waves of an unprecedented tsunami....
March 13th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tourism, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Cyber safety, security and autonomous shipping addressed with new Bureau Veritas notations and guidelines

Cyber safety, security and autonomous shipping addressed with new Bureau Veritas notations and guidelines
Gijsbert de Jong, Marine Marketing & Sales Director, Bureau Veritas, is speaking at CMA 2018, today and tomorrow, about cyber safety, cyber security and autonomous shipping Cyber safety, security and autonomous shipping addressed with new Bureau Veritas notations and guidelines SW-Registry notation...
March 13th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Safety and Security | Read More

“Navigating the New Norm” by WISTA Cyprus

“Navigating the New Norm” by WISTA Cyprus
Group photo of all speakers of the forum, the Board of WISTA Cyprus and other WISTA Cyprus and WISTA Hellas members – Photo Credit: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography With great success, WISTA Cyprus, organised its’ annual shipping forum for 2018, themed “Navigating the New Norm,” at the Four...
March 8th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Keynote: Frank Coles, Transas CEO at the Transas Global Conference, Vancouver

Keynote: Frank Coles, Transas CEO at the Transas Global Conference, Vancouver
Frank Coles Enterprise Change Vancouver – 08 March 2018: You know if Elon Musk was to attend a plenary session of the IMO, he could be forgiven if he thought he was watching a reenactment of the Charles Dickens book Hard Times, with Mr. Gradgrind the Headmaster. What a sad reflection of our industry....
March 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Insight, Person Profiles | Read More

DNV GL launches My Story™ – the blockchain based solution to tell the product’s full story

DNV GL launches My Story™ – the blockchain based solution to tell the product’s full story
Luca Crisciotti Italian wine makers are the first to implement My Story™, a solution that will give consumers an easy glance into the contents of each wine bottle. Companies can now increase the transparency in their supply chain and demonstrate what lies behind the unique characteristics of their...
March 8th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Food and Drink, News | Read More

Extension of SOME 2018 Symposium Early-Bird Registration

Extension of SOME 2018 Symposium Early-Bird Registration
Extension of SOME 2018 Symposium Early-Bird Registration – It Ends on March 11! SOME 2018 Symposium March 20-21, 2018 | Athens GR Dear SNAME Member, fiends and viewers of allaboutshipping Even though the 6th International Symposium on Ship Operations, Management and Economics (SOME 2018) is in less...
March 7th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Knect365 Maritime puts seafarers at the heart of shipping’s future with the Mission to Seafarers

Knect365 Maritime puts seafarers at the heart of shipping’s future with the Mission to Seafarers
Revd Andrew Wright, Secretary General, The Mission to Seafarers The Mission to Seafarers will be the chosen charity for the GST & Shipping 2030 and Crew Connect Europe conferences LONDON, 6 March 2018 – Maritime event organiser Knect365 Maritime has placed seafarer welfare at the heart of the...
March 7th, 2018 | Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Religion | Read More

GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team qualify for final round of Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE

GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team qualify for final round of Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE
London, UK, 7 March, 2018 –The GEBCO-Nippon Foundation Alumni Team has progressed to the final round of the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a global competition challenging teams to advance deep-sea technologies for ocean floor exploration. Of the 19 teams that competed in the November 2017 semi-final,...
March 7th, 2018 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Highlights of the first ELEMED conference of shipping electrification

Highlights of the first ELEMED conference of shipping electrification
From the conference On Tuesday 27 February 2018, 24 experts in five conference sessions discussed how Eastern Mediterranean region could become emissions-free through the application of electrification technologies in ports and vessels. The Conference entitled “Powering zero-emission marine transportation”...
March 6th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

“Regulation is welcome but should be measured and wise”

“Regulation is welcome but should be measured and wise”
John Platsidakis The Association held its semi-annual meetings in Singapore “Regulation is welcome but should be measured and wise” INTERCARGO held its Technical and Executive Committees’ meetings in Singapore on 5 and 6 March 2018, along with a well-attended Dinner Reception on the first day....
March 6th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Intercargo, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

The 8th MEPA – Marine Environment Protection Association was created

The 8th MEPA – Marine Environment Protection Association was created
Dimitis Mitsatsos at the podium delivering his speech Yesterday, 28 February 2018, the Director General of HELMEPA, Dimitris C. Mitsatsos and the Chairman of Dubai Council for Marine & Maritime Industries (DCMMI), Mr. Khamis Juma Buamim, signed the Inaugural Declaration of UAEMEPA, the United Arab...
March 1st, 2018 | Associations, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Poseidon Med II event: “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront”

Poseidon Med II event: “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront”
Snapshot from the audience with Panagiotis Chatziperos at the podium “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront” The outcomes of Poseidon Med II workshop in Piraeus on 16th February 2018 Air quality, the leading priority of European ports, was the focus of last Friday discussion,...
February 23rd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

Digitalisation signals “fourth industrial revolution” for global ports sector: PEMA

Digitalisation signals “fourth industrial revolution” for global ports sector: PEMA
From PEMA’s annual general meeting, which was held in the Spanish port city of Bilbao. The digitalisation of ports and terminal operations offers ways to realise a “fourth industrial revolution”, bringing with it safety, operational, and environmental benefits, delegates heard at the Port Equipment...
February 19th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum

The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum
The Bornozis’ with captain Panagiotis N. Tsakos at a full house during the event The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum: A Vote of Confidence in Cyprus’s rising role in World Shipping; Dr. Loukas Gr. Glyptis writes on the afternoon sessions: The annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement | Read More

BDI’s mild dive at 1,089; havoc in Geopolitics

BDI’s mild dive at 1,089; havoc in Geopolitics
John Faraclas The BDI lost six points thanks to the surge of Panamaxes and the reduced fall of Capers. Geopolitics including the economy on Planet Ocean is in tatters. John Faraclas early daily briefing/recap: The Capers’ fall was a …bit contained and the loss of 58 points brought the BCI down at...
February 15th, 2018 | Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More