Archive for the ‘Ship Agencies’ Category

Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows

Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows
Frank Coles, CEO, Wallem Wallem reboots agency business with software for simpler workflows Wallem Group is rolling out cloud-based software to reduce paperwork and streamline workflows across its ship agency business. Simplifying the management of documentation and actions required in port calls in...
July 18th, 2019 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

WaterFront carves new territory with Houston move

WaterFront carves new territory with Houston move
An areal view of part of Houston Port. Copyright Ken Cedeno 2014 WaterFront carves new territory with Houston move ​18 July 2019 – Global port agency business, WaterFront Maritime Services (WaterFront) has today opened a local agency office in Houston, Texas. The company, which is one of the world’s...
July 18th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Denmark open for business in Kalundborg

GAC Denmark open for business in Kalundborg
The Danish Port of Kalundborg is home to GAC Denmark’s latest new office GAC Denmark open for business in Kalundborg Providing ship agency and logistics support for liquid bulk  and energy sectors Copenhagen, Denmark, 8 July 2019 – GAC Denmark has opened a new branch in Kalundborg...
July 8th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

CargoGulf appoints Kestrel Liner Agencies as UK liner service agent

CargoGulf appoints Kestrel Liner Agencies as UK liner service agent
. CargoGulf appoints Kestrel Liner Agencies as UK liner service agent Dubai, United Arab Emirates 03 June 2019 – Global NVOCC (Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier) CargoGulf has responded to strong growth in United Kingdom’s (UK) exports by extending its reach with the appointment of Kestrel...
June 3rd, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More

Crowley Realigns Solutions and Shipping Business Units to Enhance Value, Focus for Customers

Crowley Realigns  Solutions and Shipping Business Units to Enhance Value, Focus for Customers
Shiju Zacharia Crowley Realigns Solutions and Shipping Business Units to Enhance Value, Focus for Customers (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; May 14, 2019) ­– To drive innovation and value for both commercial and government customers, Crowley Maritime Corp. today announced a realignment of its Shipping and Solutions...
May 14th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses

Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses
GAC Logistics Park in the Jebel Ali Free Zone Solar energy to power GAC Dubai’s warehouses Combined production equivalent to energy needed to power 20,000 households over 20-year project lifetime Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 7 May 2019 – GAC Dubai is installing over 15,000 high-efficiency...
May 7th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

New GAC UK offices in Harwich & Ramsgate to better serve oil, gas & renewables clients

New GAC UK offices in Harwich & Ramsgate to better serve oil, gas & renewables clients
Left to right: Ben Timpson (Project Agency Team Co-Ordinator) and Steven McWilliam (Project Agency Team Manager) at the port of Ramsgate. New GAC UK offices in Harwich & Ramsgate to better serve oil, gas & renewables clients Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 3 May 2019 – GAC UK has opened...
May 3rd, 2019 | Ship Agencies | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift and Intermare Group Creates – SAL Heavy Lift, Italy

SAL Heavy Lift and Intermare Group Creates – SAL Heavy Lift, Italy
  … Hamburg, 30 April 2019 SAL Heavy Lift and Intermare Group Creates – SAL Heavy Lift, Italy Hamburg – SAL Heavy Lift GmbH and Genoa based Intermare Group is very happy to announce the appointment of SAL Heavy Lift, Italy as the official representative for SAL in the Italian market. Commencing...
April 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Qatar celebrates 40 years of growth with inauguration of Ras Laffan office

GAC Qatar celebrates 40 years of growth with inauguration of Ras Laffan office
GAC Qatar General Manager Daniel Nordberg, GAC Group President Bengt Ekstrand and GAC Group Vice President for the Middle East Fredrik Nyström with the Ras Laffan team. GAC Qatar celebrates 40 years of growth with inauguration of Ras Laffan office Ras Laffan, Qatar, 30 April 2019 – The inauguration...
April 30th, 2019 | Anniversaries, LNG, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary

FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary
The Baltic Exchange FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary Fifty years ago today, on 23rd April 1969, delegates representing Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and (as it was then) West Germany, met at the offices of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers...
April 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Intercargo, Intertanko, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose
Agency Manager David Thorburn (left) with the Harbourmaster of Montrose Port Authority, Tom Hutchison and local legend Bamse the St Bernard. GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 11 April 2019 – GAC UK has opened its 20th branch at the historic port of Montrose...
April 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC steps up in Guyana

GAC steps up in Guyana
GAC Group Vice President – Americas Bob Bandos, right, signs a Memorandum of Understanding to work cooperatively and finalize an agreement with Guyana National Shipping Corporation Ltd. (GNSC) to provide local expertise. GNSC is led by Managing Director Andrew Astwood, left. GAC steps up in Guyana Newest...
April 4th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

New ads deliver stronger innovation message

New ads deliver stronger innovation message
GAC Brand Adverts 2019 New ads deliver stronger innovation message Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2 April 2019 – A perfect soufflé, a hand-fed bird, a wolf pack, a flawless gem and a smart squirrel are among the visual drivers of GAC’s latest series of ads promoting its integrated shipping, logistics...
April 2nd, 2019 | Communication, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

SAL Heavy Lift, Spain opens its doors

SAL Heavy Lift, Spain opens its doors
SAL Heavy Lift, Spain opens its doors  Hamburg, 1 April 2019 SAL Heavy Lift and Davila Group come together to establish SAL Heavy Lift, Spain.   SAL Heavy Lift GmbH is proud to announce that together with its Spanish business partner Grupo Davila (Davila Group), a new entity has been formed to represent...
April 1st, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

New Director/Chief Executive Officer for GAC Sri Lanka

New Director/Chief Executive Officer for GAC Sri Lanka
Ravi Edirisinghe, Director/Chief Executive Officer – GAC Sri Lanka New Director/Chief Executive Officer for GAC Sri Lanka Sri Lanka, 25 March 2019  – Business veteran Ravi Edirisinghe has been appointed Director/Chief Executive Officer of GAC Group of companies in Sri Lanka. He brings to...
March 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC named Top Steamer Agent at Krishnapatnam Port

GAC named Top Steamer Agent at Krishnapatnam Port
Nagaraja Sekhar, Assistant Manager, Shipping Services, GAC Krishnapatnam (left), receives the award from Sri S Faheem Ahmed, Principal Commissioner, Customs Commissionerate (Preventive), VijayawadaBehind from left: R. Muthuraj, Indian Trade Service, Development Commissioner, Sri City SEZ, Andhra Pradesh,...
February 18th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Qatar wins multiple customs clearance awards

GAC Qatar wins multiple customs clearance awards
Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti (left) with Chairman of General Authority of Customs, Ahmed bin Abdullah Al Jamal (right) giving awards to officials on the World Customs day function at Doha Sherton hotel yesterday.Pic: Abdul Basit Doha, Qatar, 11 February 2019 –...
February 11th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC expands South American reach with office in Uruguay

GAC expands South American reach with office in Uruguay
GAC expands South American reach into Uruguay. (Photo courtesy of ANP) 21 January 2019 – Growing demand for professional shipping services from the offshore oil & gas industry has prompted GAC to open an office in Uruguay. The new office continues 2018’s expansion of the Group’s Americas region...
January 21st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Leading Welsh food & drink distributor Wild Water Group signs logistics alliance agreement with GAC

Leading Welsh food & drink distributor Wild Water Group signs logistics alliance agreement with GAC
From left, Peter Orange & Mark Horton (GAC), Ken Rattenbury & Nigel Payne (WWG) and Mike Millar (GAC) together with 1.5 million turkeys in Wild Water Group’s cold storage and distribution facility in Cardiff Docks. Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 2 January 2019 – The largest bespoke temperature-controlled...
January 2nd, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Shipping, logistics and marine giant GAC to set up operations at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD)

Shipping, logistics and marine giant GAC to set up operations at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD)
  Samir Chaturvedi, KIZAD CEO and GAC Abu Dhabi’s Managing Director, Göran Eriksson Leading integrated shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC is opening a warehouse and open yard in the Middle East’s largest industrial zone and a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, Khalifa Industrial...
December 18th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Construction, Consumers Market, Gas, Logistics, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC welcomes new Marketing Manager for Americas Atlantic coast

GAC welcomes new Marketing Manager for Americas Atlantic coast
Daniel Young has been appointed as GAC’s Group Marketing Manager, covering the eastern United States, eastern Canada, and the Caribbean. Washington D.C., USA – 21 November 2018 – Daniel Young has been appointed as GAC’s Group Marketing Manager, covering the eastern United States, eastern...
November 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC inaugurates new Dubai South contract logistics facility

GAC inaugurates new Dubai South contract logistics facility
A quarter of a century after opening the first distribution centre in the Middle East, GAC Dubai has officially unveiled its new purpose-built contract logistics facility, at Dubai South. The inauguration ceremony was held under the patronage of His Excellency Khalifa Al Zaffin, Executive Chairman of...
November 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

FONASBA elects first Arab and North African President

FONASBA elects first Arab and North African President
Aziz Mantrach, FONASBA President for 2018 to 2021 As it approaches its 50th year, FONASBA has demonstrated increasing global reach by appointing the first President from an Arabic and North African country. Aziz Mantrach, Partner and General Managing Director of Transports Marocaines S.A. of Casablanca,...
October 31st, 2018 | Associations, Chartering, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies, Ship Demolitions | Read More

GAC wins The Maritime Standard Awards 2018 Transportation & Logistics accolade

GAC wins The Maritime Standard Awards 2018 Transportation & Logistics accolade
Ronald Lichtenecker, Managing Director of GAC Dubai, receives the Transportation & Logistics Award in The Maritime Standard Awards 2018. Dubai, UAE 18 October 2018 – The GAC Group has won the Transportation & Logistics title in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent’s premiere shipping...
October 18th, 2018 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC-owned office now open in Panama

GAC-owned office now open in Panama
As part of GAC Group’s growth strategy across the Americas region, a GAC-owned office is now operational in Panama, providing a wide range of shipping services to vessels calling at Panamanian ports or transiting the Panama Canal.  The Panama Canal links the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, permitting...
October 15th, 2018 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More