Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution
BC Ferries Cruise Vessel. NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution NAPA Logbook makes routines easier, increases transparency, and decreases workload and human error Helsinki, Finland – 24 June 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider, today announced...
June 24th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

SHIPPINGInsight ready for business!

SHIPPINGInsight ready for business!
Carleen Lyden Walker SHIPPINGInsight ready for business!  Registration open for SHIPPINGInsight 2019: North America’s Premier Shipping Technology Event Convenes in Stamford October 15-17 STAMFORD, Conn., June 24, 2019 – Registration for the 8th annual SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization and Innovation...
June 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Technology | Read More

Aleksey Rakhmanov: “Hydrographic knowledge ensures safe shipping”

Aleksey Rakhmanov: “Hydrographic knowledge ensures safe shipping”
Aleksey Rakhmanov Aleksey Rakhmanov: “Hydrographic knowledge ensures safe shipping” In his interview with IAA PortNews on the World Hydrography Day, Aleksey Rakhmanov, President of United Shipbuilding Corporation, tells about ‘blue economy’, hydrographic science, construction of the research...
June 21st, 2019 | Interviews, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Hydrogen attracts attention as a potential future carbon-free fuel

Hydrogen attracts attention as a potential future carbon-free fuel
Gerd Petra Haugom Hydrogen attracts attention as a potential future carbon-free fuel by  DNV GL expert Gerd Petra Haugom Principal Consultant Building a marine supply infrastructure as part of a future hydrogen society DNV GL customers in many industries are starting their decarbonization journey....
June 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, CIRM, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany
LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany Entry into Germany enables LOC to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering in Europe  LOC has opened a new office in Hamburg, Germany, to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering of the Group within the region. This will be the Group’s sixth...
June 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Unique Wärtsilä fresh water production system offers one ton per day fuel savings

Unique Wärtsilä fresh water production system offers one ton per day fuel savings
The Wärtsilä HiTE fresh water production system efficiently handles small to medium capacity requirements. Unique Wärtsilä fresh water production system offers one ton per day fuel savings Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 June 2019 at 10 am EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully...
June 19th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Climate Crisis: Call for Immediate Ban on Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic Shipping

Climate Crisis: Call for Immediate Ban on Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic Shipping
Climate Crisis: Call for Immediate Ban on Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic Shipping The Clean Arctic Alliance calls on the global shipping industry to immediately reduce ship speed to cut CO2 emissions globally, reduce black carbon emissions by switching to cleaner fuels in the Arctic and for International Maritime...
June 19th, 2019 | Bunkering, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Concern over trade wars impacts shipping confidence

Concern over trade wars impacts shipping confidence
Concern over trade wars impacts shipping confidence  Shipping Confidence Survey   Richard Greiner says: Confidence in the shipping industry has fallen marginally over the past three months, largely as a result of ongoing concern over trade wars and increased regulation, according to our latest...
June 18th, 2019 | Accountancy, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Jun-2019 PILOT TARIFF INCREASE United States Pilot tariff increase Tuesday, June 18, 2019, United States Pilotage for crossing the outer bar of Mobile Bay or navigating a vessel into or out of the bay or harbor of Mobile/Theodore, effective 15 June 2019, are as follow: GROSS...
June 18th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Athens seminar provides industry education on use of Methanol as marine fuel

Athens seminar provides industry education on use of Methanol as marine fuel
Athens seminar provides industry education on use of Methanol as marine fuel Low emission methanol is simple to adopt and straightforward to implement, offering compliance with IMO 2020 and a pathway to meeting 2030 and 2050 CO2 emission targets Athens, June 17 2019. Leading figures from the Greek shipping...
June 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships
l to r: Odin Kwon, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Deog Hee Doh, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Naoki Mizutani, NAPA and Marko Dekena, AVL LIST signing the co-operation agreement at Nor-Shipping 2019 exhibition in Oslo. DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner...
June 17th, 2019 | Academia, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin: June 2019 Edition 1

HFW Insurance Bulletin: June 2019 Edition 1
Costas FrangeskidesPartnerHolman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: June 2019 Edition 1 In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration; Market developments 1. Regulation and legislation UK: PRA Penalty for Outsourcing Failures The PRA has imposed a penalty of over £1...
June 15th, 2019 | Climate, Environment, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 Hot Port News from GAC 14-Jun-2019 TARIFF UPDATES FOR AUSTRALIAN PORTS Australia OFFSHORE ROCKET LAUNCH AND POTENTIAL AFFECT ON MARINE TRAFFIC Delaware, Maryland & Virginia coastal waterways, United States ONE-WAY TRAFFIC DISRUPTION Corpus Christi, United States Tariff updates for Australian ports Friday,...
June 14th, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Jun-2019 REVALIDATION OF THE GMDSS GENERAL OPERATOR CERTIFICATE (GOC) AND RESTRICTED OPERATOR CERTIFICATE (ROC) Singapore Revalidation of the GMDSS General Operator Certificate (GOC) and Restricted Operator Certificate (ROC) Thursday, June 13, 2019, Singapore According to the...
June 13th, 2019 | Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019
Snapshot from the Roundtable discussion (from left: Stella Fyfe, Bunkernet; Joseph Florentin, DESFA; Oleg Kalinin, SCF Management Services; Peter Wallace, Lavar Shipping; Antonis Trakakis, Arista Shipping; George Polychroniou, DEPA; Panayiotis Mitrou, Lloyd’s Register) The outcomes of Poseidon Med...
June 13th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

Compliance vs Indifference

Compliance vs Indifference
. Compliance vs Indifference  A tale of two cities… In the last two weeks it has been my pleasure to travel to both Athens (Hellenic American Maritime Forum) and Oslo (NorShipping) and meet with maritime stakeholders.  While all carry the passion for shipping, they are often diametrically opposed...
June 12th, 2019 | Environment, Regulatory | Read More

Supreme Court clarifies types of expense to be taken into account in calculating a constructive total loss

Supreme Court clarifies types of expense to be taken into account in calculating a constructive total loss
Supreme Court clarifies types of expense to be taken into account in calculating a constructive total loss Sveriges Angfartygs Assurans Forening (The Swedish Club) and others (Appellants) v Connect Shipping Inc and another (Respondents) (the MV RENOS) [12.06.19] The Supreme Court has today held that...
June 12th, 2019 | Legal, P and I Clubs | Read More

Palau is approved by IMO as STCW White List member state

Palau is approved by IMO as STCW White List member state
… Palau is approved by IMO as STCW White List member state Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) has been recognised by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) as to fully comply with the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW). At...
June 11th, 2019 | Flags, IMO | Read More

LISCR appoints Humera Ahmed as VP of Legal and Business Development

LISCR appoints Humera Ahmed as VP of Legal and Business Development
Humera Ahmed LISCR appoints Humera Ahmed as VP of Legal and Business Development F Humera Ahmed has been appointed Vice-President of Legal and Business Development of the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR), the US-based manager of the Liberian Registry. Mrs Ahmed brings to...
June 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Flags, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry
Kirsi Tikka ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry Nor-Shipping 2019 saw ABS hold its first ‘Empower Hour’, an opportunity for women innovators to network and discuss trends in the maritime industry. The event was developed in support...
June 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMO, UN, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Design Studies for replacement of R/V DANA (1981).

Design Studies for replacement of R/V DANA (1981).
.. Design Studies for replacement of R/V DANA (1981). KNUD E. HANSEN and DTU Aqua (Technical University of Denmark) has  completed the comprehensive design study for a new 65‐m multidisciplinary  marine research vessel. Looking ahead DTU Aqua urgently needs to replace the aging R/V DANA IV as it...
June 11th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Taxation, Technical | Read More

Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. Announces New Management Team

Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. Announces New Management Team
Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. Announces New Management Team June 11, 2019 – Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. (the “Company”) (N-OTC: CHEMS), an international shipping company focused on the transportation of chemicals, today announced that it has appointed Jens Gronning as CEO and Torben Bager as CFO....
June 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders
The AFI platform covers LNG, LPG and methanol, as well as emission reducing technologies such as scrubbers and batteries. DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders Oslo, 7 June 2019: At DNV GL’s Nor-Shipping press flash, Martin Wold, head of the Alternative...
June 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ShipMoney extends Agreement with Helikon Shipping

ShipMoney extends Agreement with Helikon Shipping
Stuart Ostrow, President of Maritime Payment Solutions – ShipMoney ShipMoney extends Agreement with Helikon Shipping ShipMoney has extended its Maritime Payment Services Agreement with Helikon Shipping into a long-term multi-year relationship. Welcoming the extension, Mr. Michael Papaioannou, the...
June 10th, 2019 | Accountancy, Shipmanagement | Read More

Dr. Mirka Wilderer Named CEO of De Nora Water Technologies

Dr. Mirka Wilderer Named CEO of De Nora Water Technologies
Dr. Mirka Wilderer Named CEO of De Nora Water Technologies Milan, Italy—June 10, 2019 – Global leader of sustainable technologies, De Nora has named Dr. Mirka Wilderer to lead the company’s Water Technologies group as chief executive officer effective June 1, 2019. Dr. Wilderer, who replaces retiring...
June 10th, 2019 | Technology | Read More