Archive for the ‘Ship Agencies’ Category

Wilhelmsen enables significant stacking, preservation and reactivation cost savings

Wilhelmsen enables significant stacking, preservation and reactivation cost savings
Pål-Arne Aam, Business Manager, Offshore, WSS. Launching their Offshore Preservation & Re-Activation Manual, Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) urge offshore industry players to take a second look at the cost of chemicals and necessary man-hours incurred by using third party service companies, when...
May 11th, 2018 | Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile
Port of Auckland, New Zealand As part of its continuous review of its marine lubricants logistics offering, Shell Marine has expanded its distribution network into New Zealand, also adding three new key locations to its delivery options – in Indonesia, Spain and Chile. “Customers in New Zealand will...
May 8th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Ekol Logistics starts cooperation with Blue Water Shipping

Ekol Logistics starts cooperation with Blue Water Shipping
Jarmo Halonen, Carsten Olsen and Sait Kurtuluş shaking hands for the new agreement between Ekol Logistics and Blue Water Shipping. As of 1 of May 2018, Ekol Logistics launches cooperation with a new partner from Denmark – Blue Water Shipping. Blue Water Shipping is a leading Danish transport and logistics...
May 2nd, 2018 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG
LNG Maleo ©DSLNG Taiwan, 30 April 2018 – GAC Taiwan has secured an agency contract from Donggi Senoro Liquefied Natural Gas (DSLNG), Indonesia’s leading liquefied natural gas provider, to handle its vessels’ calls and provide discharge agency and husbandry services at the ports of Taichung and...
April 30th, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth
Eric Barnard, Managing Director, GAC Shipping S.A. Shipping services to meet increased business demands Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 24 April 2018 – GAC South Africa has opened its fifth branch, to provide a portfolio of shipping services for oil & gas projects and LPG shipments at Port Elizabeth...
April 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

UK Caribbean shipping agency receives prestigious Queen’s Award

UK Caribbean shipping agency receives prestigious Queen’s Award
Kestrel Liner Agencies Chief Executive, Andy Thorne Kestrel Liner Agencies, the Caribbean region’s go-to shipping agency and gateway to the rest of the world, has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award For International Trade 2018. The Award recognises Kestrel’s rapid growth over...
April 23rd, 2018 | Awards, Cruise Ferry, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC UK wins Fred Olsen Cruise Lines agency business

GAC UK wins Fred Olsen Cruise Lines agency business
Fred Olsen Cruise Lines’ Balmoral at the Port of Tyne. – pic credits John Fatkin Shipping and logistics provider to service Black Watch and Balmoral in Liverpool and Newcastle Grangemouth, UK, 6 March 2018 – Fred Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed GAC UK as its agent in Newcastle and...
March 7th, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

New Vice President for GAC Americas Region

New Vice President for GAC Americas Region
Bob Bandos Houston, 1 March 2018 – Bob Bandos has been appointed GAC’s Group Vice President – Americas, following the retirement of Lars Heisselberg who held the position since 2009. In addition to his new role, Bob maintains responsibilities as Managing Director of GAC North America – Shipping,...
March 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

FONASBA launches agent diploma course

FONASBA launches agent diploma course
The Baltic Exchange were the FONASBA offices A new entry-level qualification for ship agents As part of an ongoing commitment to support the provision of appropriate and relevant education at all levels across the ship broking and ship agency professions, FONASBA has joined forces with ASBA, its member...
February 5th, 2018 | Maritime Education and Training, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies | Read More

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