Archive for the ‘Ship Agencies’ Category

ISS appoints Senior Vice President Remote and Government Services

ISS appoints Senior Vice President Remote and Government Services
Michael Durnan Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Captain Michael Durnan, US Navy (Retired) as Senior Vice President, Remote and Government Services. Reporting to Jan-Hein Dissel, COO of Supply Chain Solutions at ISS,...
January 30th, 2014 | HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services strengthens presence in the Niger Delta

Inchcape Shipping Services strengthens presence in the Niger Delta
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has strengthened its presence in the Niger Delta with the opening of an office on Bonny Island, Rivers State, Nigeria.  The office, which complements the company’s existing presence in Lagos, Brass and close neighbour...
January 23rd, 2014 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Ship Agencies | Read More

Ecospeed agent appointed in Poland

Ecospeed agent appointed in Poland
Ecospeed coating on cruise ship after 2 years. With routine cleaning gives 10% fuel savings As an official Ecospeed representative, Navitech Gdynia Sp. z.o.o. will support  sales of Ecospeed, Ecoshield® and Ecofix® in the Polish shipping and shipbuilding market, including service, maintenance, repair...
January 14th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

FONASBA Publishes Lima Declaration

FONASBA Publishes Lima Declaration
FONASBA officially launched its “Lima Declaration” at the 2013 Annual Meeting held in Lima, Peru. This document is an appeal to governments, regulators and the maritime industry to recognise the value of education, professional standards and quality service in the fields of ship agency and shipbroking...
December 18th, 2013 | Associations, Regulatory, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies, Ship Demolitions | Read More

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment and MOL Techno-Trade announce strategic alliance

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment and MOL Techno-Trade announce strategic alliance
VIKING CEO Henrik Uhd Christensen VIKING Life-Saving Equipment and MOL Techno-Trade announce strategic alliance, sole agency agreement in Japan. As a result of the agreement, MOLTECH is granted rights and responsibilities as VIKING’s sole agent and distributor in Japan for the sales of VIKING’s marine...
December 2nd, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Ship Agencies | Read More

BOYD Steamship Corporation appoints John Good Shipping as UK representative

BOYD Steamship Corporation appoints John Good Shipping as UK representative
John Good Shipping has announced its appointment as the UK representative of BOYD Steamship Corporation, the Panama Canal’s oldest and largest shipping agent. Providing clients with the most up-to-date information about the canal’s traffic status and conditions, along with an experienced team of...
November 26th, 2013 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Oil tankers remain at anchorage at Qingdao Port following explosion

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), is advising that oil tankers are remaining at anchorage having been evacuated from Qingdao Port, China. Currently only the oil terminals are affected, with the exception of Dagang terminal, located at east Jiaozhou Bay.  Many tankers have received changed discharge...
November 25th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

“Innovation is about transforming good ideas into real customer value”…

“Innovation is about transforming good ideas into real customer value”…
Andrew Sheriff “Innovation is about transforming good ideas into real customer value”, says WSS Director at Leadership Forum  Andrew Sheriff, Business Director Safety at Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) spoke to leading cruise industry representatives at last week’s CLIA Leadership Forum in Miami,...
November 19th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

New GAC Shipping USA Office Reinforces Gulf Coast Offshore Support

New GAC Shipping USA Office Reinforces Gulf Coast Offshore Support
Southern Louisiana base to serve growing number of oil & gas vessels calling at Gulf ports HOUSTON – Nov. 18, 2013 – GAC has strengthened its ship agency services in the US with the opening of a new office in Galliano, Louisiana, in response to the increase of offshore oil & gas activity...
November 18th, 2013 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 3-16 November 2013 DATE: November 03, 2013 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 November 2013 Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tues...
November 3rd, 2013 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC scoops Lloyd’s List MEISC Logistics Award for third time in four years

GAC scoops Lloyd’s List MEISC Logistics Award for third time in four years
Dubai,  30 October 2013: GAC has won the Logistics category in the Middle East & Indian Subcontinent (MEISC) Awards for the third time in four years. Its success in the 2013 Awards repeats the company’s achievement in 2010 and 2011. Lloyd’s List is the leading daily newspaper for...
October 30th, 2013 | Awards, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Rickmers-Linie appoints Marmedsa Noatum Shipping Agency as its sales agent in France.

Rickmers-Linie appoints Marmedsa Noatum Shipping Agency as its sales agent in France.
One of Rickmenrs Linie vessels the “Rickmers Chennai” Rickmers-Linie, the heavylift and project cargo liner service specialist, has appointed Marmedsa Noatum Shipping Agency as its sales agent in France with immediate effect. Marmedsa has offices in Paris, Le Havre and Marseilles and is...
October 14th, 2013 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Agencies | Read More

Extension of GAC-OMA network agreement to include Ivory Coast

Extension of GAC-OMA network agreement to include Ivory Coast
GAC Ghana’s Managing Director Neale Proctor (far left) poses with GAC-OMA colleagues Sam Edmund (Country Manager, Ghana), Ian Treder (Business Manager, Europe) and Gary Miller (Group Managing Director, OMA West Africa), following the announcement GAC-OMA’s operations to include the Ivory...
October 11th, 2013 | News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Sarjak Container Lines appoints GAC SRI LANKA as exclusive agent

Sarjak Container Lines appoints GAC SRI LANKA as exclusive agent
Preethilal Fernando, Director/CEO of GAC Sri Lanka, and Capt. Rumi Engineer, Senior President of Sarjak Container Lines Pvt (Ltd), shake hands on the deal that made GAC Sarjak’s exclusive agent in Sri Lanka. GAC to handle all shipping and NVOCC activities nationwide for ODC carrier   Sri Lanka,...
October 4th, 2013 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

WSS opens European Academy to foster a new generation of safety service personnel

WSS opens European Academy to foster a new generation of safety service personnel
Andrew SheriffFRS Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) opens a new FRS (fire, rescue & service) Centre and Safety Training Academy in Antwerp, Belgium, today. Andrew Sheriff, Business Director Safety said: “The opening of new safety service training facilities around the world will play a vital role...
September 27th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC USA Open House to celebrate new office and promise to customers

GAC USA Open House to celebrate new office and promise to customers
HOUSTON – Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 – GAC is hosting an Open House giving its customers and all oil & gas companies the opportunity to view its new warehouse in the Central Green District of Houston, Texas. The 180, 000+ sq. ft. LEED (Leader in Energy and Environment Design) certified cross...
September 25th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

The ISS Lighthouse Relay Voyage baton leaves USA for Central and South America

The ISS Lighthouse Relay Voyage baton leaves USA for Central and South America
Marilyn Ward and Cathy Pickworth, of the Papua New Guinea Heart Foundation, holding the baton with Bob Bennett, General Manager, ISS Port Moresby The ISS Lighthouse Relay Voyage baton leaves USA for Central and South America – Over $135, 000 now raised for local charities around the globe The ISS...
September 24th, 2013 | Charity, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

WSS adds Geraldton to extensive service network in Western Australia

WSS adds Geraldton to extensive service network in Western Australia
Michael Connolly Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has opened a new office in Western Australia to meet increased business opportunities as the port of Geraldton continues to grow. Michael Connolly, General Manager for Western Australia says; “As a business, we have been widening our net throughout Western...
September 17th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

ISS appointed port agent for London Gateway

ISS appointed port agent for London Gateway
The M/V Pictor J at London Gateway Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, was recently appointed by DP World as port agent for the vessel M/V Pictor J which arrived at DP World’s London Gateway. Chartered by DP World, the M/V Pictor J berthed at London Gateway...
August 22nd, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

ISS advises of new schedule of dock services & charges at Kinder Morgan Galena Park & Pasadena terminals

ISS advises of new schedule of dock services & charges at Kinder Morgan Galena Park & Pasadena terminals
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, is advising of a new schedule of dock services and charges at the Kinder Morgan Galena Park and Pasadena terminals, Houston, USA, from September 1 2013. The new schedule includes a Maritime Safety and Security Fee of...
August 14th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Rickmers-Linie appoints new representative in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Rickmers-Linie appoints new representative in Sao Paulo, Brazil
One of Rickmenrs-Linie vessels, the “Rickmers Chennai” 08 August 2013 – Rickmers-Linie, the Hamburg-based specialist in the worldwide ocean transportation of breakbulk, heavylift and project cargo recently appointed an owner’s representative in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Mr Celso H B Pavao...
August 8th, 2013 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Energy specialist to head up G2 Crew Services

Energy specialist to head up G2 Crew Services
Christer Sjodoff August 5, 2013 – G2 Crew Services, the recently formed JV between Griffin and GAC, announced today the appointment of Gary Pearce as CEO with effect from 5th August. Previously Senior Vice President Global Energy Services for Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), Gary Pearce led the...
August 5th, 2013 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

WSS opens Myanmar office to service opportunities in natural resources and offshore market

WSS opens Myanmar office to service opportunities in natural resources and offshore market
Bjorn Tonsberg Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has opened its first office in Myanmar (formerly Burma) as part of its global expansion programme. Since Burma has opened up to foreign investment following recent political reform, WSS has made plans on how to offer its customers a direct service from inside...
August 5th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Team ISS raises thousands in dragon boat race for Sailors’ Society

The InSane Sailors team for ISS A team from Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) the world’s leading maritime services provider based in Chafford Hundred, has raised £3, 642 for the Sailors’ Society in a special dragon boat race at Olympic rowing venue, Dorney Lake, near Windsor. Supported by colleagues...
July 15th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

GAC creates new role to optimise Group marketing activities

GAC creates new role to optimise Group marketing activities
Sean Bradley GAC Focus on effective strategy to help deliver promise of performance Dubai,  28 June 2013 – GAC has appointed industry veteran Sean Bradley as its new Group Marketing Director to help deliver on its ‘Vision Z: Global Performance’ strategic promise. He brings to the...
June 28th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More