Archive for the ‘Special Surveys’ Category

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…
John Faraclas The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost a point and now stands at 1,801 points despite the upwards Capes’ mode as all other indices fall. Very cynically, unless we see a war – any war, which we believe that same will...
October 29th, 2019 | Academia, Art and auctions, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Markets, Military, Paintings and Sculpture, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Special Surveys, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

BDO says shipping must improve its risk management procedures

BDO says shipping must improve its risk management procedures
Michael Simms BDO says shipping must improve its risk management procedures Sound enterprise and business risk management are making an improved contribution to commercial success in the shipping sector, according to the latest annual Shipping Risk Survey by leading shipping adviser and accountant BDO....
October 25th, 2019 | Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study

Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study
Heidi Heseltine, Co-Founder of the Diversity Study Group Diversity Study Group – Diversity in Shipping study The first ever survey and study to explore levels of diversity and inclusion across the shipping industry has been announced by the newly-formed Diversity Study Group.    The Diversity...
July 22nd, 2019 | News, Special Surveys, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning

Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning
The Lifebuoy of my life – readily prepared by that She… Women’s year in shipping 2019 makes a big splash right from the beginning You all know that I owe everything in shipping to women; they all acted and continue to act as a lifebuoy every single day of my life. All women in my life played...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, HR, Insight, Special Surveys, Story of the Month, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Shipping and shipping related companies for 2018

www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Shipping and shipping related companies for 2018
The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk top 25 Shipping and shipping related companies for 2018 Following our last upload  yesterday on the top 100 individuals for 2018 in Shipping,  another special survey was conducted by the AllAboutShipping’s team and we are pleased to announce  the top 25 companies....
February 18th, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, Special Surveys | Read More

Moore Stephens: Confidence dips but investment appetite undimmed

Moore Stephens: Confidence dips but investment appetite undimmed
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence dipped slightly in the three months to end-November 2018, according to our latest Confidence Survey. The average confidence level expressed by respondents was down to 6.0 out of a maximum possible score of 10.0, this compared to the figure of 6.3 recorded in August...
December 13th, 2018 | Markets, Special Surveys | Read More

All set for inaugural online marine surveying international fest

All set for inaugural online marine surveying international fest
Mike Schwarz Presenters from the USA, Singapore, Australia, South Korea, mainland Europe  and the UK will be taking part in the inaugural Marine Surveying International Fest, a 24 hour non stop online marathon being hosted live from the head office of the International Institute of Marine Surveying...
November 2nd, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Special Surveys, The Nautical Institute | Read More

OMFIF and IBM survey finds central banks are embracing the concept of digital currencies

OMFIF and IBM survey finds central banks are embracing the concept of digital currencies
The Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) and IBM survey finds central banks are embracing the concept of digital currencies  Joint research shows 50% of respondents believe central banks should develop a strategy for implementing digital currency SYDNEY, 25 OCTOBER, 2018: SIBOS...
October 25th, 2018 | Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Swallowing the anchor: How not to choke when making the transition from ship to shore

Swallowing the anchor: How not to choke when making the transition from ship to shore
.. The prospect of coming ashore to progress their career can be daunting to many working at sea, according to a survey into the experiences of those who had made the ship-to-shore transition conducted by the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST). Many, understandably, reported...
October 9th, 2018 | Associations, IMarEST, Special Surveys | Read More

Moore Stephens identifies weak spots in shipping risk management

Moore Stephens identifies weak spots in shipping risk management
Michael Simms Confidence in the ability of sound risk management to contribute to commercial success in the shipping industry has fallen in the last 12 months, according to the latest annual Shipping Risk Survey from leading accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. Respondents to the survey rated...
September 5th, 2018 | Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Weak spots identified in shipping risk management

Weak spots identified in shipping risk management
Michael Simms Confidence in the ability of sound risk management to contribute to commercial success in the shipping industry has fallen in the last 12 months. Respondents to our fourth annual Shipping Risk Survey rated the extent to which enterprise and business risk management is contributing to the...
September 4th, 2018 | Markets, Special Surveys | Read More

Four-year high in shipping confidence levels

Four-year high in shipping confidence levels
Richard Greiner Shipping Confidence Survey Shipping confidence reached a four-year high in the three months to end-February 2018. The average confidence level expressed by respondents was up from 6.2 out of 10.0 in November 2017 to 6.4 this time.  If you would like to discuss the survey results in...
March 28th, 2018 | Accountancy, Reports, Shipmanagement, Special Surveys | Read More

Young professionals say London shipping must be adaptable and competitive

Young professionals say London shipping must be adaptable and competitive
Claudio Chiste, SPNL Chairman, A new survey by The Shipping Professional Network in London (SPNL) has found  that London must adapt to a fast-changing environment and improve its competitive edge in order to remain a relevant global maritime centre. Respondents to the survey also identified access...
September 13th, 2017 | People and Places, Special Surveys | Read More

Shipping confidence hits three-year high

Shipping confidence hits three-year high
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence reached its equal highest rating in the past three years in the three months to end-May 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The average confidence level expressed by respondents...
June 21st, 2017 | Markets, Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

What will power shipping in 2050?

What will power shipping in 2050?
Eleni Antoniadou Eleni Antoniadou, Policy and Regulatory Affairs Advisor at the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) was one of 19 experts asked by KNect365 Maritime “What will power shipping in 2050?” The answers appear on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. This followed a previous...
June 9th, 2017 | Associations, Environment, Special Surveys | Read More

Optimistic charterers help boost shipping confidence to 15-month high

Optimistic charterers help boost shipping confidence to 15-month high
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence improved for the third successive quarter in the three months to end-November 2016, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. In November 2016, the average confidence level expressed by respondents...
December 20th, 2016 | Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

8th Maritime Employee Survey reveals confidence in shipping industry jobs at an all-time low

8th Maritime Employee Survey reveals confidence in shipping industry jobs at an all-time low
Heidi Heseltine More shore-based employees in the shipping industry are concerned with their job security than ever before according to research conducted by leading international maritime jobs specialist Halcyon Recruitment and online training provider Coracle. The 8th Maritime Employee Survey published...
November 15th, 2016 | HR, Jobs, Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Moore Stephens reports small rise in shipping confidence

Moore Stephens reports small rise in shipping confidence
Richard Greiner Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry rose slightly in the three months to May 2016, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. In May 2016, the average confidence level expressed by respondents in...
June 21st, 2016 | Accountancy, Markets, Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Moore Stephens reports new low in shipping confidence

Moore Stephens reports new low in shipping confidence
Richard Greiner Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell to a record low in the three months to February 2016, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The average confidence level expressed by respondents in...
March 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Shipping confidence reaches highest level for two years

Shipping confidence reaches highest level for two years
Richard Greiner Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry recovered to their highest level for two years in the three months ended February 2013, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. There was improved expectation...
March 26th, 2013 | Markets, News, Special Surveys | Read More