Archive for the ‘Ship Agencies’ Category

Nisomar partners with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings for Chile launch services

Nisomar partners with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings for Chile launch services
Nisomar has confirmed a new launch services partnership agreement with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Nisomar, the data-driven maritime services company, with port agency at its core, has confirmed a new launch services partnership agreement with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, parent company of Norwegian...
December 13th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, Ship Agencies, Tourism | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services appointed agents for COSCO SHIPPING Lines in Papua New Guinea

Inchcape Shipping Services appointed agents for COSCO SHIPPING Lines in Papua New Guinea
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is delighted to announce that it has secured a new liner agency contract with COSCO Shipping Lines in Papua New Guinea (PNG). ISS Regional Manager Gary Hailwood will manage the contract alongside a dedicated team based in Lae, the second largest city in PNG. Support will...
November 24th, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Double triumph for GAC at Global Freight Awards

Double triumph for GAC at Global Freight Awards
GAC Pindar’s Beth King with the Specialist Freight Solutions Provider award and Group Sales Director, Neil Godfrey, with the Project/Heavylift Forwarder prize. Group recognised for their project, marine sport, leisure and events logistics excellence Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 23 November 2017 –...
November 23rd, 2017 | Awards, Events, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

The Maritime Standard Awards name GAC Ship Agency of the Year 2017

The Maritime Standard Awards name GAC Ship Agency of the Year 2017
Johan Thuresson, General Manager, Shipping Services, GAC Dubai, receives the Ship Agency of the Year award at The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 Dubai, UAE, 30 October 2017 – The GAC Group has won the Ship Agency of the Year title at The Maritime Standard Awards 2017. It is the second consecutive...
October 30th, 2017 | Awards, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Harris PYE Engineering Group opens office in Oslo

Harris PYE Engineering Group opens office in Oslo
Bjarne Eia The Harris Pye Engineering Group has opened an office in Oslo to pursue new business opportunities in Norway, and to support existing clients by providing all Harris Pye products and services to the entire Scandinavian region. Bjarne Eia, former Managing Director of TECO Solutions, has been...
October 12th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC clinches Seatrade Ship Agent Award for third year running

GAC clinches Seatrade Ship Agent Award for third year running
Fredrik Nyström, Group Vice President – Middle East, GAC Group, is presented with the Ship Agent Award by Rene Kofod-Olsen, CEO Topaz Energy and Marine, Andrew Williams, Aviation and Seatrade Group Director, Seatrade and Emma Howell, Group Marketing Manager, Seatrad Recognised for commitment to operational...
October 11th, 2017 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

AAL Japan appoints CPC Asia as its new country-wide commercial agent!

AAL Japan appoints CPC Asia as its new country-wide commercial agent!
(L-R) Lars Feller, Yuko Kimura, Kyriacos Panayides – AAL Japan 3 October 2017 – AAL Japan is terminating its Commercial Agency cooperation with Keystone Logistics and has nominated CPC (Consolidated Pool Carriers (Asia) Co. Ltd) as its new Commercial Agent in the Country. Yuko Kimura, AAL’s...
October 4th, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Markets, Ship Agencies | Read More

ITIC settles dispute after Turkey bars entry to vessel with Cyprus connections

ITIC settles dispute after Turkey bars entry to vessel with Cyprus connections
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) recently settled a dispute between a shipowner and its Turkish agent for losses arising from the refusal of Turkish port authorities to allow a vessel to berth because of its connection to Cyprus. Turkish regulations prohibit any vessel directly or indirectly...
October 2nd, 2017 | Disputes, P and I Clubs, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Australia launches logistics service with opening of consolidation warehouse

GAC Australia launches logistics service with opening of consolidation warehouse
GAC Australia’s consolidation warehouse at Canning Vale. Australia, 19 September 2017 – GAC Australia has opened a new consolidation warehouse in Perth, marking its first foray into the logistics business in parallel to its well-established shipping services at all the country’s ports since 2007.   The...
September 19th, 2017 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

FONASBA Announces Winner of the 2017 Young Ship Agent or Broker Award

FONASBA Announces Winner of the 2017 Young Ship Agent or Broker Award
  Niklas Soltow of  SCA Logistics GmbH FONASBA is very pleased to announce that the winner of its Young Ship Agent or Broker Award for 2017 is Niklas Soltow of SCA Logistics GmbH of Germany The Award was introduced in 2015 with the aim of encouraging members of the ship agency and ship broking...
August 21st, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Events, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies | Read More

Campbell Shipping appoints ISS for global husbandry representation services contract

Campbell Shipping appoints ISS for global husbandry representation services contract
ISS will handle approximately 300 port calls through the global husbandry representation contract it has secured with Campbell Shipping Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is delighted to announce that is has secured a global husbandry representation contract with Campbell Shipping, based in The Bahamas....
July 26th, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

New port agency model proves attractive to bulk shipping markets

New port agency model proves attractive to bulk shipping markets
WaterFront to serve bulk shipping trades from more than 400 offices with addition of regional heavyweights Ultramar, ACGI and Royal Burger Group as network partners 20 July 2017 – Following a strong take-up of its services since its February 2017 launch, global ship agency company WaterFront Maritime...
July 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company awards GAC Fujairah husbandry contract

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company awards GAC Fujairah husbandry contract
GAC Fujairah’s Ship Supply Services. Covers KOTC vessels in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore Fujairah, UAE, 29 June 2017 – GAC Fujairah has been awarded a husbandry contract by the Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) to provide ship supply services, spare parts handling and a range of other logistical...
June 29th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

DA-Desk Announces Collaboration with CDI

DA-Desk Announces Collaboration with CDI
Howard Snaith DA-Desk Announces Collaboration with the Chemical Distribution Institute (CDI) to Increase Transparency in the Maritime Industry June 6, 2017 (London, UK | Dubai, UAE) – DA-Desk FZ-LLC, the largest independent provider of port cost management services, and the Chemical Distribution Institute...
June 6th, 2017 | Regulatory, Safety and Security, Ship Agencies | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services secures new global business with EXMAR Ship Management

Inchcape Shipping Services secures new global business with EXMAR Ship Management
ISS has secured a new global contract to provide husbandry services for all EXMAR Ship Management port calls. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has announced a new global contract with marine infrastructure specialist EXMAR Ship Management...
June 6th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

The Pursuit of Value

The Pursuit of Value
Lars Fischer, Managing Director of Softship Data Processing For a function that is so fundamental to the day to day operations of every shipping company, ship agency is an area of the maritime industry that is rarely subject to the same level of discussion, of ongoing scrutiny or analysis as other core...
May 31st, 2017 | Featured, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

New GAC Malaysia facility opens to meet growing demand for contract logistics

New GAC Malaysia facility opens to meet growing demand for contract logistics
GAC Malaysia is ready to meet growing demand with the added contract logistics capacity. Malaysia, 30 May 2017 – Increasing demand from GAC Malaysia’s FMCG clients for storage space and distribution services, and anticipated growth in contract logistics services in the country, has led to the company...
May 30th, 2017 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Wilhelmsen unveils agency by air at Nor-Shipping

Wilhelmsen unveils agency by air at Nor-Shipping
Marking a seismic shift in just how ships agents can support their customers, Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) will soon be delivering its agency essentials via drone. A much talked about technology, with obvious applications for the shipping industry, it is WSS’ships agency team, rather than the company’s...
May 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, News, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Poland smoothes the way for £14m ferry upgrades

GAC Poland smoothes the way for £14m ferry upgrades
The pride of Canterbury Company’s long-standing relationship with shipyard delivers for P&O Ferries Szczecin, Poland, 2 May 2017 – Four P&O ferries are now back afloat after completing major refits at Remontowa Shipyard in Gdansk, with GAC Poland as their agent. The 32,000-ton, 180...
May 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Shiprepair | Read More

Paragon Offshore’s logistics base in Abu Dhabi completed with GAC’s support

Paragon Offshore’s logistics base in Abu Dhabi completed with GAC’s support
Oil and gas spares and supplies at Paragon Offshore’s newly established logistics support base at Mina Zayed port. Abu Dhabi, UAE, 5 May 2017 – GAC Abu Dhabi has completed the preparation, construction and relocation of a logistics base dedicated to supporting Paragon Offshore’s operations. The...
May 5th, 2017 | Drill ships, Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Supply ships | Read More

GAC Group unveils new Management appointments

GAC Group unveils new Management appointments
GAC Management Appointments Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2 May 2017 – Global shipping, logistics & marine services provider GAC has announced a new round of management appointments at Group and individual company level. To sharpen the Group’s commercial focus, a new Group Sales Management structure...
May 2nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

New venture from ex-ISS CEO Claus Hyldager promises to challenge ‘unsatisfactory’ shipping status quo

New venture from ex-ISS CEO Claus Hyldager promises to challenge ‘unsatisfactory’ shipping status quo
Captain Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer of Nisomar Former Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) CEO assembles senior team for launch of Nisomar, an innovative, data-driven maritime services company Port of Tilbury, UK, 20 April 2017: With a belief that innovation in shipping has fallen well behind...
April 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

WaterFront expands global ship agency network

WaterFront expands global ship agency network
06 April, 2017 – Global ship agency company WaterFront Maritime Services (WaterFront), has expanded by adding five new network partners across North and South America as well as the United Kingdom. The move provides the ship agency company with a further 57 offices and access to more than 400 staff,...
April 6th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

ISS and Maersk Line add direct calls to Madang and Wewak in Papua New Guinea

ISS and Maersk Line add direct calls to Madang and Wewak in Papua New Guinea
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, and Maersk Line has expanded their coverage in Papua New Guinea by adding new ports of call in Madang and Wewak. Both ports complement the existing coverage provided at Port Moresby and Lae.     MCC Sandiwa...
March 16th, 2017 | Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Crowley enhances Container Shipping Service between Florida and Panama

Crowley enhances Container Shipping Service between Florida and Panama
… New Consolidated Panama Office Offers Full Supply Chain Services (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; March 13, 2017) ­– To better serve customers shipping between the U.S. and Panama, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s liner services group announced today that it has enhanced its ocean container transportation services...
March 13th, 2017 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More