Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

LISW2019 proves once again that it is the must-attend event of the Global maritime Calendar

LISW2019 proves once again that it is the must-attend event of the Global maritime Calendar
Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani MP during LISW19 LISW2019 proves once again that it is the must-attend event of the Global maritime Calendar London International Shipping Week 2019 (LISW19) once again exceeded all expectations by welcoming thousands of global shipping industry leaders to more than 200...
September 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.
l to r: Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President, Hu Keyi, Chief of Global Technology of Jiangnan Shipyard and Rafa Riva, LR’s Area Sales and Marketing manager for Americas.   LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design. LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co.,...
September 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week

HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week
. HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week HRH The Princess Royal will officially welcome five hundred of the world’s leading maritime executives, diplomats and heads of government to the UK for London International Shipping Week in September. The...
August 23rd, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News | Read More

Blue MBA’s global reputation is reinforced with graduation of Class of 2019

Blue MBA’s global reputation is reinforced with graduation of Class of 2019
Members of Blue MBA Class of 2019 celebrate their graduation. Blue MBA’s global reputation is reinforced with graduation of Class of 2019 Industry leaders and top academics hailed the status of the Blue MBA as an integral part of the shipping industry and as a beacon of global repute at the graduation...
August 16th, 2019 | Academia, Awards, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

London Shipping Law Centre 25-Year Celebration

London Shipping Law Centre 25-Year Celebration
A celebration of the learning and debates that it continues to provide to the shipping community   We have pleasure in inviting you to join the London Shipping Law Centre, its members and key shipping figures at the...
August 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Legal, News | Read More

Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour…

Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour…
John Faraclas Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 22 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,712; Geopolitics getting sour all over Planet Ocean. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI might go below the 3,000 points if the daily...
August 7th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Further Market losses and crucial Geopolitics testing our patience; CAUTION!

Further Market losses and crucial Geopolitics testing our patience; CAUTION!
John Faraclas Further Market losses and crucial Geopolitics testing our patience; CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 40 points to 1,734 thanks to the Capes’ triple-digit fall. Geopolitics are not just testing our patience, they are more than messy. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
August 6th, 2019 | At the end of the day..., Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Join in the festivities of the August 15 holiday in Attica, under the majestic full moon!

Join in the festivities of the August 15 holiday in Attica, under the majestic full moon!
The full moon above the Temple of Posidon at Cape Sounion Join in the festivities of the August 15 holiday in Attica, under the majestic full moon! The greatest religious holiday of the summer and the most enchanting full moon of the year in a magical combination! This August in Attica we visit beautiful...
August 1st, 2019 | Environment, Events, Maritime Tourism, Religion, Tourism | Read More

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.
All the Directors and partners. Jonathan Williams (MD Logistics), Victoria Williams, Ulla Williams, Philip Williams (MD Marine), Colin Williams (Director) Heather Williams, Chris Williams (Director – Willbox), Emily Walden, Mary Williams, Eric Williams (Chairman) Marine and logistics company, Williams...
July 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Events, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

International Safety Awards 2020 are launched

International Safety Awards 2020 are launched
James Tye – drawing International Safety Awards 2020 are launched British Safety Council launches new categories of International Safety Awards to celebrate the achievements of individuals and organisations who campaign to transform health, safety and wellbeing The British Safety Council’s International...
July 29th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

An Enthronement to remember

An Enthronement to remember
From the Sacred Service of the Enthronement of His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas An Enthronement to remember John Faraclas was there and writes: This was a unique weekend in the Orthodox history of Great Britain; a weekend of events for the Enthronement of his Eminence Archbishop Nikitas of Thyateira and...
July 28th, 2019 | Events, Religion | Read More

10th Hydra Shipping Conference – 14 Sept. 2019: The Controversy in Shipping – Is it Justifiable?

10th Hydra Shipping Conference – 14 Sept. 2019:  The Controversy in Shipping – Is it Justifiable?
. 10th Hydra Shipping Conference Saturday September 14th, 2019 Theme: The Controversy in Shipping – Is it Justifiable? Every September since 2009, the Fraternity of the Athenian Hydriots organises the Hydra Shipping Conference in the historic island of Hydra. The gathering has become a tradition in...
July 27th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Trade and Commerce | Read More

An exceptional wedding in a beautiful setting

An exceptional wedding in a beautiful setting
From the holy wedding ceremony – the crowning An exceptional wedding in a beautiful setting On July 12th 2019, we had the pleasure to attend an emotional and joyful event under the blue sky and by the beautiful shoreline of one of the most evocative locations of Greece. Anny Zade was there: Our...
July 17th, 2019 | Events, People and Places, Religion, Social Columns, Story of the Month | Read More

The BDI@1,816 makes waves… but Geopolitical CAUTION is advised… whilst WISTA-UK celebrates its 45th Anniversary

The BDI@1,816 makes waves… but Geopolitical CAUTION is advised… whilst WISTA-UK celebrates its 45th Anniversary
John Faraclas The BDI@1,816 makes waves… but Geopolitical CAUTION is advised… whilst WISTA-UK celebrates its 45th Anniversary The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) reach new heights with the Panamaxes and Capes performing well despite international tension and rise of the WTI… WISTA’s UK  45th Anniversary...
July 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, IMO, Markets, News, People and Places, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Sergey Frank awarded with first-class Stolypin Medal

Sergey Frank awarded with first-class Stolypin Medal
Sergey Frank Sergey Frank awarded with first-class Stolypin Medal Sergey Frank, President & CEO of Sovcomflot, has been awarded the first-class Pyotr Stolypin Medal. The corresponding order was signed by the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on 4 July 2019 on the eve of the Day of Russian Sea...
July 9th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News | Read More

SCF celebrates the Day of Russian Sea and River Fleet Workers

SCF celebrates the Day of Russian Sea and River Fleet Workers
Sergey Frank at the centre flanked by the company’s senior fleet officers SCF celebrates the Day of Russian Sea and River Fleet Workers On the eve of Russia’s Day of Marine and River Fleet Workers, celebrated on the first Sunday of July, Sovcomflot held a traditional meeting of the company’s...
July 9th, 2019 | Events, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, People and Places | Read More

Takis: Tate Modern’s take on a master of kinetic art

Takis: Tate Modern’s take on a master of kinetic art
In the magnetic orbit of Takis. Takis: Tate Modern’s take on a master of kinetic art By James Brewer At the age of 93, the Greek artist Takis is working full tilt. In his hillside studio overlooking Athens, the “sculptor of magnetism, light and sound” is exploring solar power and other alternative...
July 7th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Félix Vallotton: Painter of Disquiet “arrives” at the Royal Academy, London

Félix Vallotton: Painter of Disquiet “arrives” at the Royal Academy, London
Bathing on a Summer Evening. Félix Vallotton: Painter of Disquiet “arrives” at the Royal Academy, London By James Brewer At the age of just 16, Félix Vallotton left his comfortable home in the lakeside city of Lausanne, Switzerland, to study art in Paris.  Although he had parental approval, it...
July 6th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship
from the naming process HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship HRH The Duchess of Cornwall today (Friday 5th July 2019) became Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship, Spirit of Discovery, in Dover, Kent. It’s the first cruise ship to be named...
July 5th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum «Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility: Pillars for Sustainable Development»

9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum  «Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility:  Pillars for Sustainable Development»
Marianna Politopoulou and Jeremy Downward 9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum «Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility: Pillars for Sustainable Development» Tuesday 25th of June 2019, Athens Hilton Hotel  July 3nd, 2019 – The 9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum titled «Investments,...
July 5th, 2019 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events | Read More

ICS announces first speakers for its flagship conference during LISW19

ICS announces first speakers for its flagship conference during LISW19
Guy Platten ICS announces first speakers for its flagship conference during LISW19 The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) will challenge the shipping industry and policymakers to face the reality of powering global trade without the use of fossil fuels in its 2019 International Shipping Conference Setting...
July 4th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

Thome Group Wins Ship Manager of the Year Award

Thome Group Wins Ship Manager of the Year Award
Gautam Kashyap (right) accepts the Ship Manager of the Year award on behalf of the Thome Group Thome Group Wins Ship Manager of the Year Award The Thome Group is delighted to announce that it has won the award for Ship Manager of the Year at the Seatrade Maritime Asia Awards, in a glittering ceremony...
July 3rd, 2019 | Awards, Events, Shipmanagement | Read More

Q2 2019 Tsavliris Activities

Q2 2019 Tsavliris Activities
The bunkering tanker “A.Michel” Q2 2019 Tsavliris Activities On 12 May 2019, the Bunkering Tanker “A. MICHEL” (GRT 4,346 – DWT 6,711), laden with 1660 tonnes IFO 380 and 950 tonnes MGO, whilst anchored at Fujairah B anchorage, UAE, suffered an underwater explosion (reported as sabotage)...
July 3rd, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Accidents, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

The BDI@1,381: plain sailing before the tempest arrives…

The BDI@1,381: plain sailing before the tempest arrives…
John Faraclas The BDI@1,381: plain sailing before the tempest arrives… The BDI  (Baltic dry Index)  gained 27 points as the month begins and now reads 1,381; Geopolitics as have stressed are in the worse state of affairs with contradictory news and reports flying around. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The...
July 1st, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Britannia Celebrates 30 years since the Granting of the Tokyo Branch Licence

Britannia Celebrates 30 years since the Granting of the Tokyo Branch Licence
Mitsuhiko Ida heads up Britannia’s branch office in Tokyo Britannia Celebrates 30 years since the Granting of the Tokyo Branch Licence Britannia’s branch office in Tokyo has just celebrated 30 years since the granting of its licence by the Japanese Ministry of Finance (now the Financial Services...
July 1st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Events, P and I Clubs, People and Places | Read More