Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

American Club circular no.01/20 – Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostock and Murmansk, Russian Federation

American Club circular no.01/20 – Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostock and Murmansk, Russian Federation
American Club circular no.01/20 – Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostock and Murmansk, Russian Federation  JANUARY 06, 2020   CIRCULAR NO. 01/20   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   PRE-EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION (PEME) PROGRAM: CHANGES...
January 6th, 2020 | Marine Insurance, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

IUA publishes future tech insight

IUA publishes future tech insight
Tom Hughes IUA publishes future tech insight The deployment of 5G wireless networks is likely to be the single biggest technological change for society over the next few years. This is because it will act as an enabler, laying the foundations for many other new developments – from communication using...
January 6th, 2020 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, IUA, Marine Insurance, Technical, Technology | Read More

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore
Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore Very-Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO) prices have risen to USD 710 per metric tonne in Singapore on 2 January 2020, a price increase of 30%, when compared to 2 December 2019. The newly implemented IMO2020 Sulphur Cap marks a milestone...
January 3rd, 2020 | BIMCO, Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Jan-2020 COMPLIANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF MARPOL ANNEX VI. REGULATION 14 Saudi Arabia IMO 2020 REMINDER Australia RESTRICTIONS AT BOSPHORUS Turkey Compliance with the provisions of MARPOL Annex VI. Regulation 14 Thursday, January 2, 2020, Saudi Arabia According to Circular...
January 2nd, 2020 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

Achievements of the Directorate General of Seafarers in Panama during 2019

Achievements of the Directorate General of Seafarers in Panama during 2019
PANAMA Seafarers Director General Capt Juan Maltez Achievements of the Directorate General of Seafarers in Panama during 2019 For the Directorate General of Seafarers (DGGM) of the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP), 2019 has been a year of major changes that are gradually becoming a reality. This is thanks...
January 2nd, 2020 | Flags, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

U.S. wades into Baltic and Black Sea pipeline politics

U.S. wades into Baltic and Black Sea pipeline politics
U.S. wades into Baltic and Black Sea pipeline politics At a Glance… In its efforts to reduce Russian leverage over Europe, the U.S. has enacted legislation imposing sanctions on foreign companies involved in constructing Russian-sponsored gas pipelines in the Baltic and Black Seas. Authors: Leigh...
January 2nd, 2020 | Energy, Legal | Read More

Shipping provides reasons to be cheerful

Shipping provides reasons to be cheerful
Richard Greiner Shipping provides reasons to be cheerful The shipping industry faces some very significant challenges over the coming years but has a number of reasons to be cheerful as it enters a new decade, according to accountancy and business advisory firm BDO. Richard Greiner, Partner, Shipping...
January 2nd, 2020 | Accountancy | Read More

KVH and Kongsberg Digital Successfully Install First Integrated Maritime IoT System on Active Working Vessel

KVH and Kongsberg Digital Successfully Install First Integrated Maritime IoT System on Active Working Vessel
Simrad Echo KVH Watch Antenna KVH and Kongsberg Digital Successfully Install First Integrated Maritime IoT System on Active Working Vessel The vessel, owned and operated by Kongsberg, is using KVH WatchTM IoT Connectivity as a Service and the Kognifai Vessel Insight platform as part of an innovative...
January 2nd, 2020 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal

ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal
ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal Tokyo – ClassNK has released the first issue of its new publication “ClassNK Technical Journal”, focusing on digitalization in this edition. ClassNK Technical Journal is a comprehensive technical publication that supersedes “ClassNK...
December 30th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technology | Read More

HRAS and ITF join the Human Rights at Sea discussion in Turkey

HRAS and ITF join the Human Rights at Sea discussion in Turkey
.. HRAS and ITF join the Human Rights at Sea discussion in Turkey London. UK. Human Rights at Sea, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), members of the Ankara University Law Faculty and Turkish State officials will come together on 11 January 2020 in Ankara to discuss the topic...
December 27th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, ITF, Legal | Read More

Sea trials of Damen Mexican Navy frigate complete

Sea trials of Damen Mexican Navy frigate complete
Mexican Navy’s POLA-class ARM Reformador Sea trials of Damen Mexican Navy frigate complete ARM Reformador project shows economic impact of local shipbuilding Working in close cooperation, Damen Shipyards Group, the Mexican Navy, subcontractors and suppliers have completed successful sea trials of the...
December 27th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hill Dickinson’s Christmas fundraising will provide £9,000 in much needed support for vulnerable children

Hill Dickinson’s Christmas fundraising will provide £9,000 in much needed support for vulnerable children
Hill Dickinson’s Carols by Candlelight atSt Botolph’s Church on Bishopsgate. Hill Dickinson’s Christmas fundraising will provide £9,000 in much needed support for vulnerable children International maritime law firm Hill Dickinson kicked off the 2019 Christmas season with an evening of...
December 23rd, 2019 | Charity, Legal, News | Read More

OCIMF updates Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms (MLA) guidance

OCIMF updates Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms (MLA) guidance
.. OCIMF updates Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms (MLA) guidance 23 December 2019 – (LONDON) The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF), a voluntary association of 112 oil companies, has today published an updated edition of its Design and Construction Specification...
December 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Books, Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

BIO-UV Group and Hai Cheung ink BIO-SEA agreement

BIO-UV Group and Hai Cheung ink BIO-SEA agreement
Benoit Gillmann, CEO and founder of BIO-UV Group (left) and Randolph Zhang, President, Hai Cheung Trading, sign a partnership agreement BIO-UV Group and Hai Cheung ink BIO-SEA agreement BIO-UV Group has recently strengthened its global partnership network with Hai Cheung Trading (HCT), a specialist marine...
December 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Shell and Silverstream sign industry-leading framework agreement to drive clean technology uptake in LNG segment

Shell and Silverstream sign industry-leading framework agreement to drive clean technology uptake in LNG segment
.. Shell and Silverstream sign industry-leading framework agreement to drive clean technology uptake in LNG segment London, United Kingdom; 20 December 2019:  Silverstream Technologies has today announced the signing of a landmark framework agreement for retrofit installation of the Silverstream® System...
December 20th, 2019 | Environment, Technology | Read More

SOLAS amendments entering into force 1 January 2020

SOLAS amendments entering into force 1 January 2020
. SOLAS amendments entering into force 1 January 2020  A set of important amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) and various codes mandatory under the Convention enter into force on 1 January 2020. They include: Addressing lifeboat maintenance – preventing...
December 20th, 2019 | Health and Safety, IMO, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Dutch Cabinet decides to build Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder

Dutch Cabinet decides to build Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder
Combat Support Ship artist impression Dutch Cabinet decides to build Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder On 19 December the Cabinet of the Netherlands’ Government has submitted a so-called D-letter to the Parliament, to begin the construction of the Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder. The D-letter,...
December 20th, 2019 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region
SSBT vessel design Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region The Semi-Ballastable Barge Transporter (SBBT) is officially underway at the ROSETTI MARINO Spa shipyard of Ravenna, as part of the European co-financed Poseidon Med II project, and due for delivery in 2020. The SBBT,...
December 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

VSTEP Newsletter – December

VSTEP Newsletter – December
VSTEP Newsletter – December 2019 was a great year for VSTEP – not only for our team but also for partners and clients who build their operations together with us. Their input helped us further develop our products. Furthermore, we have welcomed many new clients on board and we believe that...
December 19th, 2019 | Communication, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s certification validates Wärtsilä Marine’s cyber security measures

Lloyd’s Register’s certification validates Wärtsilä Marine’s cyber security measures
Wärtsilä is committed to integrating cyber security into all its products, systems and services. Lloyd’s Register’s certification validates Wärtsilä Marine’s cyber security measures Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 December 2019 at 10 am EET Wärtsilä awarded Lloyds Register cyber security...
December 19th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

RMT sounds alarm over Stena Holyhead-Dublin service

RMT sounds alarm over Stena Holyhead-Dublin service
Mick Cash RMT SOUNDS ALARM OVER STENA HOLYHEAD-DUBLIN SERVICE  RMT raises alarm and demands guarantees from Stena Line over new ferry on key Holyhead to Dublin route   SEAFARER Union RMT today raised alarm over Stena Line’s decision to register new Holyhead-Dublin ferry Stena Estrid on the Cypriot...
December 18th, 2019 | Disputes, Flags, HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry

Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry
Jon Rysst (L), Senior Vice President and Business Development Leader of DNV GL along with Børge Nova, CEO of Høglund Marine Solutions (R) Høglund and DNV GL join forces to improve data generation and sharing in the marine industry Accurate and safe data is on the agenda as Høglund and DNV GL collaborate...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

Crowley Honored for Environmentally Safe Vessel Operations

Crowley Honored for Environmentally Safe Vessel Operations
Pictured: Back row (left to right): Captain Stephen Foster (Sunshine State); Captain Christopher Menezes (Garden State); Kelly Baughman, manager, environment, Crowley Shipping; Captain Kevin Griffith (Empire State), Chambers. Front row (left to right): Christina Menezes, Natalie Griffith. Crowley...
December 17th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Shipmanagement | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now

ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now
ICS Professional Maritime Programme Jan 2020 – Register Now ICS PROFESSIONAL MARITIME PROGRAMME  Starting January 2020 The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year...
December 17th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Legal, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure

Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure
… Investigating the causes of early stern tube bearing failure DNV GL’s long-standing efforts to ensure safe performance of aft most propeller shaft bearings continue. The class society has recently updated its oil lubrication acceptance criteria to differentiate between environmentally acceptable...
December 17th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More