Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

From sea to shore and shipping law

From sea to shore and shipping law
Helene Peter-Davies Helene Peter-Davies is the first British female Master Mariner to become Partner in a law firm. Her fascinating career has spanned almost three decades, with twelve years at sea. Spinnaker Global’s Managing Director, Teresa Peacock, finds out how Helene got into law, her thoughts...
September 6th, 2018 | HR, Interviews, Legal, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Time stands still…

Time stands still…
Tony Fandino Time Stands Still: solo exhibition by Tony Fandino at London’s A&D Gallery  By James Brewer  Tony Fandino has long been a man of Kent, an admirer of its rural glories, but the native New Yorker is proud of the roots his family put down in the maritime industry and in naval service...
July 14th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Interviews, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Interview with John Gauci – Maistre – Malta Maritime Summit 2018

Interview with John Gauci – Maistre – Malta Maritime Summit 2018
John Gauci-Maistre. Photos by Alan Carville. I am pro-EU, but it is disappointing when EU regulations and bureaucracy do not act in the interest of its maritime stakeholders,” says John Gauci-Maistre, organiser of the Malta Maritime Summit. The European Commission’s approval of Malta’s tonnage...
July 5th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Interviews | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – June 2018 and Port of the Month

ESPO Monthly Overview – June 2018 and Port of the Month
Raivis Veckagans (UKR) PORT PRO OF THE MONTH beginning with the Port pro of the month: Raivis Veckagans (UKR) On 31 May, the Ukranian Sea Ports Authoritiy (USPA) officially joined ESPO as an observer member. We thought this would be the perfect occasion to have an interview with Mr Raivis Veckagans,...
June 29th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Capt. Heinrich Schoeller, explains the journey from a boy’s dream to today’s success on “It’s ALL about Shipping”

Capt. Heinrich Schoeller, explains the journey from a boy’s dream to today’s success on “It’s ALL about Shipping”
l to r: Gina Panayiotou and Captain Heinrich Schoeller, at Columbia Ship management offices in Limassol. Captain Heinrich Schoeller, Chairman of Columbia Group, talks to Gina Panayiotou, for the radio show “It’s All about Shipping!”* in a first interview, on the journey from a boy’s...
June 25th, 2018 | Communication, Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles | Read More

Posidonia 2018: Prof. Mavrakos live on HCMR

Posidonia 2018: Prof. Mavrakos live on HCMR
Prof. Dr. -Ing. Spyridon A. Mavrakos What a nice encounter we had earlier on today at the stand of the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research  – HCMR this last day of Posidonia, thanks to Extrovert Communications initiation. You all know that we are staunch supporters and attend for many years now...
June 8th, 2018 | Environment, Interviews, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought
IBIA’s CEO Justin Murphy With Posidonia 2018  in full swing we were more than fortunate to have IBIA’s (International Bunker Industry’s Association) CEO Justin Murphy responding live to two of the sector’s most  important issues. Viewers can listen to his live interview with allaboutshipping...
June 8th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Bunkering, Education and Training, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Nawfal Al-Jourani live on DMC’s success and future development

Nawfal Al-Jourani live on DMC’s success and future development
Nawfal Al-Jourani talking to allaboutshipping’s John Faraclas What a great chance that was to have live on camera Nawfal Al-Jourani during the first day of the Posidonia 2018 exhibition not just promoting business for the Dubai Maritime City Authority and in particular for the Dubai Maritime ...
June 5th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Interviews, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Byron Vassiliades live on Antipollution’s growth and success

Byron Vassiliades live on Antipollution’s growth and success
Byron Vassiliades – picture credits: Anny Zade Following last year’s interview with Antipollution’s head Byron Vassilades and given whatever has happened ever since in the field of maritime accidents and the environmental sector mainly in Greece, we are honoured to have him live on the occasion...
June 1st, 2018 | Environment, Groundings, Health and Safety, Interviews, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)
Allard Castelein, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam The 2018 ESPO Conference will take place in Rotterdam on 31 May and 1 June and will be hosted by the Port of Rotterdam. In order to give you a better insight into the port that is hosting the ESPO Conference, we interviewed Mr. Allard Castelein, CEO of...
April 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”
l to r: Natasa Pilidou, Gina Panayiotou and  Constandinos Papaminas, at the studio of Cut-Radio Following her recent appointment as first Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, was hosted in an exclusive interview, on the radio show “It’s ALL about Shipping!,”* on Wednesday, 14th of...
March 15th, 2018 | Communication, Interviews, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Press and Media | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – February 2018

ESPO Monthly Overview – February 2018
c) BPI Co. – Anguel Zabourtov Port pro of the month: Anguel Zabourtov (BG) In this Port pro of the month, we are interviewing Mr Anguel Zabourtov, Director General of the Bulgarian Ports Infrastructure Company (BPI Co.). We asked him about his views on the current state of play in his ports, his...
March 1st, 2018 | Awards, Interviews, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dorothea Ioannou – on top of what’s trending in P&I

Dorothea Ioannou – on top of what’s trending in P&I
Dorothea Ioannou. Dorothea Ioannou – on top of what’s trending in P&I By James Brewer Trending on social media is one thing; trending in the marine insurance arena is another. In the latter, it means keeping up – on a global scale – with what shipowners require from their insurers. This is...
December 23rd, 2017 | Interviews, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Georgia assumes higher profile at IMO as nation becomes central to East-West trade

Georgia assumes higher profile at IMO as nation becomes central to East-West trade
Ambassador Tamar Beruchashvili. Georgia assumes higher profile at IMO as nation becomes central to East-West trade By James Brewer As exciting developments in trans-Eurasian trade gather speed, the Caucasian country of Georgia is rising to new prominence in the maritime world. The nation is felicitously...
December 19th, 2017 | IMO, Interviews, News, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Sergey Kukushkin: Large shipping companies come to the NSR

Sergey Kukushkin: Large shipping companies come to the NSR
Sergey Kukushkin Considerable growth of cargo shipping in the Arctic has been driven this year by the Northern Sea Route, where new routes for the export of Russian hydrocarbons begin. Large foreign ship owners also use the lanes of the Northern Sea Route. That was the topic of IAA PortNews interview...
November 23rd, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers, Interviews, News | Read More

Vitaly Klyuyev: “Seafarers training system in Russia complies with international standards”

Vitaly Klyuyev: “Seafarers training system in Russia complies with international standards”
Vitaly Klyuyev The system of training and certification of seafarers in Russia has been brought into compliance with the international requirements. Major efforts of the Transport Ministry and other ad hoc agencies have lead up to that. In his interview* with IAA PortNews, Vitaly Klyuyev**, Director...
November 14th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Communication, HR, IMO, Interviews, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipmanagement | Read More

Tipping point: law firms must change or die

Tipping point: law firms must change or die
Julian Clark Tipping point: law firms must change of die – Interview with Julian Clark, Hill Dickinson Law firms have a stark choice, says Julian Clark, Head of Global Shipping at Hill Dickinson: be prepared to make radical changes, or cease to exist altogether. These are changing and challenging...
October 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Interviews, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

IMO’s Secretary-General Kitak Lim interview with PortNews

IMO’s Secretary-General Kitak Lim interview with PortNews
IMO’s Secretary-General Kitak Lim In his exclusive interview with IAA PortNews in Moscow, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim covered a wide range of IMO activities: fuel and environmental regulations, Polar Code, autonomous ships, cybersecurity, and many others:  – What is your first impression...
October 6th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Flags, IMO, Interviews, News, Organisations, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More