Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London
Ida Stier greeting captain Chris Adams Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London by James Brewer. Ida Stier, founder and chief executive of Grupo Stier, welcomed guests from many sectors of the maritime industry to a reception in London to mark the 25th anniversary...
October 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Claims, Company Profiles, Defense, Disputes, Events, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Agencies, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Bermuda to host the 2019 eSailing World Championship Live Final on 29 October

Bermuda to host the 2019 eSailing World Championship Live Final on 29 October
. Bermuda to host the 2019 eSailing World Championship Live Final on 29 October The top eight eSailors will battle it out to be crowned the 2019 eSailing World Champion at the Championship Final on Tuesday 29 October at the Southampton Fairmont Hotel, Bermuda. The second edition of the eSailing World...
October 25th, 2019 | Events, Sailing, Sports | Read More

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…
John Faraclas BDI’s positive hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions… The BDI gained six points earlier on today and now reads 1,785 thanks to the Capes bouncing back with 53 points. Geopolitics continue to be in a perplexed deteriorating mess in all fronts in all five continents and seven seas....
October 24th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Military, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

“Contemporary Minoans” in fashion, gastronomy and arts travel from Crete to London

“Contemporary Minoans” in fashion, gastronomy and arts travel from Crete to London
Illustration by Alexandra Bissa “Contemporary Minoans” in fashion, gastronomy and arts travel from Crete to London Distinguished academics and designers from Europe come together at the Museum of London to showcase the everlasting influence of the Minoan culture at the global contemporary creation...
October 24th, 2019 | Accessories, Archaeology, Art and auctions, Consumers Market, Events, Exhibitions, Fashion, Food and Drink, Jewelry, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20

Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20
. Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20 by Elena Sendona Vancouver Fashion Week is the fastest-growing fashion week in the world and the only industry event that actively seeks out to showcase international award-winning designers from over 25 global fashion capitals. For 33 seasons, VFW has...
October 20th, 2019 | Accessories, Consumers Market, Events, Fashion, News | Read More

Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics…

Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics…
John Faraclas Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost eight points since yesterday and now stands at 1,855 points; on a weekly basis the losses were 69 points – from 1,924 (11/10). The Wets losses were substantial. As for the Geopolitics: couldn’t...
October 18th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Civil Unrest, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, IACS, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Markets, Military, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

BT brings 5G future to Belfast harbour with “live” demonstrations of augmented and virtual reality

BT brings 5G future to Belfast harbour with “live” demonstrations of augmented and virtual  reality
Joe O’Neill, CEO Belfast Harbour Gerry McQuade CEO BT Enterprise with Belfast Harbour Technician Marc McCombe demonstrating the live 5G enabled device for remote communication BT brings 5G future to Belfast harbour with “live” demonstrations of augmented and virtual  reality Belfast...
October 18th, 2019 | Events, IT and Communications, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI
Helle Hammer, IUMI Policy Forum Chair Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI This year has already seen an alarming number of container ship fires including Yantian Express, APL Vancouver, Grande America, E.R. Kobe and KMTC Hong Kong. The escalation is of growing concern to IUMI (International...
October 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, News | Read More

Thome Group Wins Excellence in Maritime Services/Ship Management

Thome Group Wins Excellence in Maritime Services/Ship Management
Olav Nortun (left) CEO of the Thome Group receiving the award for “Excellence in Maritime Services/ Ship Management” Thome Group Wins Excellence in Maritime Services/Ship Management The Thome Group is delighted to announce that it has won the award for Excellence in Maritime Services/ Ship...
October 18th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread

The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread
John Faraclas                             The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 36 points amid chaotic Geopolitical developments. Everything is at stake now all over Planet...
October 17th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Angelakos (Hellas) S.A. takes delivery of three Kamsarmaxs

Angelakos (Hellas) S.A. takes delivery of three Kamsarmaxs
The Godmothe Mrs Caterina Carpinato cutting the champaign bottle cord Angelakos (Hellas) S.A. takes delivery of three Kamsarmaxs On 21st May, 19th June and 30th July 2019, Angelakos (Hellas) S.A. took delivery of three Kamsarmax newbuilding vessels on behalf of their Principals. The ships were built...
October 17th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, People and Places, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ESPO congratulates Port of Barcelona, Port of Vigo and Port of Baku for getting EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS)

ESPO congratulates Port of Barcelona, Port of Vigo and Port of Baku for getting EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS)
. ESPO congratulates Port of Barcelona, Port of Vigo and Port of Baku for getting EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS) 17 October 2019 ESPO congratulates Port of Barcelona (Spain), Port of Vigo (Spain) and Port of Baku (Azerbaijan) for getting EcoPorts’ environmental management standard (PERS)....
October 17th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Columbia Shipmanagement celebrates 40 years

Columbia Shipmanagement celebrates 40 years
Mark O’Neil, CEO – Columbia Shipmanagement Columbia Shipmanagement celebrates 40 years COLUMBIA SHIPMANAGEMENT WELCOMES GUESTS TO MARITIME CYPRUS TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS OF VALUED SERVICE Capt Heinrich Schoeller, Chairman of Columbia Shipmanagement (CSM) and the Columbia Board of Directors,...
October 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

The BDI close to 2,000 points amid Armageddon

The BDI close to 2,000 points amid Armageddon
John Faraclas The BDI close to 2,000 points amid Armageddon The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 56 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,929 – a fraction away from  the psychological threshold of 2,000! Yesteday was a slightly better day… but let’s not be so greedy… Geopolitics...
October 10th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Last chance to nominate for the 2019 Greek Shipping Awards

Last chance to nominate for the 2019 Greek Shipping Awards
Last year’s winners Last chance to nominate for the 2019 Greek Shipping Awards Less than two weeks to go to submit entries for prestigious awards. Less than two weeks remain for entries to be submitted for this year’s Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards. Nominations close on Friday October 18...
October 9th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

Full agenda and registration opens for IAPH 2020 World Ports Conference

Full agenda and registration opens for IAPH 2020 World Ports Conference
The Handelsbeurs of Antwerp is the world’s first financial exchange. The Royal Exchange in London was built based on its model. The location will host the IAPH World Ports Conference Gala Dinner on 18 March Full agenda and registration opens for IAPH 2020 World Ports Conference Conference to cover...
October 8th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GENCO and NAMEPA Team Up to Save Our Seas

GENCO and NAMEPA Team Up to Save Our Seas
GENCO Environment Stewardship Team (CEO John Wobensmith front row, third from right; COO Rob Hughes second row 6th from right) and NAMEPA’s Carleen Lyden Walker (second from right) GENCO and NAMEPA Team Up to Save Our Seas Company Beach Cleanup Nets 328 Pounds of Trash As part of Ocean Conservancy’s...
October 1st, 2019 | Environment, Events | Read More

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?

Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..?
John Faraclas Volatility and uncertainty bring the BDI@1,963… What next..? Per our upload earlier on today the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) went on a free fall headed by the triple digit fall of the Capes. Geopolitics still getting sour. John Faraclas end of the day recap: The BDI lost 90 points thanks...
September 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, IMO, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Volatility knocks with Capes’ fall

Volatility knocks with Capes’ fall
John Faraclas Volatility knocks with Capes’ fall The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 63 points earlier on today “thanks” to the as ever volatile Capes who lost 153 points. Geopolitics continue to deteriorate… John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The BDI was down at 2,053 points and if same goes below...
September 25th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, Military, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI falls in Fall …but

The BDI falls in Fall …but
John Faraclas The BDI falls in Fall …but The BDI’s fall continued in this peculiar season-wise Fall but wait… The 23 points lost brought down the main index to 2,108 points… but not to worry! Geopolitics might become challenging with the challenges that Climate Change and issues brought...
September 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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