Archive for the ‘Ship Agencies’ Category

GAC North America – Logistics makes key management changes

GAC North America – Logistics makes key management changes
Claus Schensema, Director – General Freight for GAC North America – Logistics and Paul Fardy, Managing Director for GAC North America – Logistics Houston, 20 October 2016  – GAC North America – Logistics (GNAL) has made two key managerial changes to drive its business.   Paul Fardy has...
October 20th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC’s Global Husbandry Centre now operating round-the-clock

GAC’s Global Husbandry Centre now operating round-the-clock
Ship Supply: GAC’s speedy and well-coordinated delivery of customised husbandry services ensures efficient vessel turn-around, minimising time spent at ports around the world. 24/7 support from Dubai, wherever you are   Dubai, 17 October 2016  – Global shipping, logistics and marine...
October 17th, 2016 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Nautisk appoints new sub-distributor in Spain

Nautisk appoints new sub-distributor in Spain
Global chart distributor Nautisk has appointed SEAMAPS ES as a new sub-distributor, serving Algeciras and the surrounding areas.   The Spanish chandler will service local customers with core navigational products and services direct from Nautisk including Admiralty charts and publications in both paper...
October 7th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More

Lloyds List Global Awards 2016 accolade goes to GAC EnvironHull

Lloyds List Global Awards 2016 accolade goes to GAC EnvironHull
l to r: Simon Mullet, Chief Financial Officer, HPH, sponsor of the HPH Environment Award, Neil Godfrey, Marketing Manager, Shipping Services, GAC UK and Fiona Bruce, hosting the evening Environment title recognises environmental and safety benefits of HullWiper underwater hull cleaning system London,...
September 30th, 2016 | Awards, Environment, Events, HR, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Shell UK Ltd awards mooring contract to GAC

Shell UK Ltd awards mooring contract to GAC
Braefoot Bay Terminal GAC UK appointed by oil major to provide mooring and terminal services at Braefoot Bay on the River Forth Grangemouth, UK, 28 September 2016 – Following on from the company’s 8 September announcement of GAC UK’s partnership with Forth Logistics Marine Services (FLMS) to...
September 28th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Technical, Technology | Read More

48th Southampton Boat Show sails to success

48th Southampton Boat Show sails to success
Aerial shot of the Southampton Boat Show 2016 Britain’s best loved boating festival, the 2016 Southampton Boat Show, drew to a close on Sunday 25 September with organisers, exhibitors, sponsors and visitors all hailing the Show a great success. A quality attendance, thrilling atmosphere, fun attractions...
September 27th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Holidays, Jet set, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Ship Agencies, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Management changes at GAC Group

Management changes at GAC Group
Dubai, 1 September 2016 – Global provider of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services, the GAC Group, has announced a swathe of management changes and transfers. At Group level, changes come with Erland Ebbersten, formerly Group Vice President for the Africa, Russia and Central Asia region,...
September 1st, 2016 | Communication, HR, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Amsterdam

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Amsterdam
ISS’ new office is based in the port of Amsterdam Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has opened an office in Amsterdam – the company’s second office in the Netherlands. ISS’ new office is based in the port of Amsterdam, a key international...
August 19th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

FONASBA Announces Winner of the 2016 Young Ship Agent or Broker Award

FONASBA Announces Winner of the 2016 Young Ship Agent or Broker Award
Tim Polson FONASBA is very pleased to announce that the winner of its Young Ship Agent or Broker Award for 2016 is Tim Polson of Asiaworld Shipping of Australia. The Award was introduced in 2015 with the aim of encouraging members of the ship agency and ship broking profession aged 40 or younger to...
August 17th, 2016 | Associations, Chartering, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Brazil continues expansion with new office at fast-growing port

GAC Brazil continues expansion with new office at fast-growing port
Photo credit: Prumo Logistica GAC Brazil has opened its seventh office in Port Açu, which has ten berths, with plans to add another 20, and at 21 metres is deep enough to accommodate some of the world’s largest freight vessels. Açu becomes seventh office offering GAC shipping, logistics and bunker...
July 27th, 2016 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Russia expands eastwards

GAC Russia expands eastwards
GAC Russia ship agent coordinating operations at Port Nakhodka, one of the latest additions to the company’s nationwide network. New offices to meet demand for shipping services as opportunities open up in Far East Russia, 25 July 2016 – GAC Russia is expanding eastwards with the opening of new...
July 25th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Port Alert – Change in berth priority – Valparaiso port in Chile

Port Alert – Change in berth priority – Valparaiso port in Chile
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising of a change in berth priority at Terminal Pacifico Sur (TPS) Valparaiso Port, Chile, which will affect the 2016-2017 Cruise Season. Following the announcement by Puerto Valparaiso, container ships will now have first priority by contract, not cruise ships...
July 21st, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

ISS awarded NYK Liner agency in Australia

ISS awarded NYK Liner agency in Australia
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has been awarded the NYK Liner agency in Australia.  Part of the Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha Group, one of the world’s leading transportation companies, NYK Line container services has appointed ISS...
July 12th, 2016 | Awards, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

ISS VP Offshore to speak at International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum

ISS VP Offshore to speak at International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum
Clark Buffam Clark Buffam, VP Offshore at Inchcape Shipping Services, the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has been selected as a speaker at the 2016 International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum (IPF),  in Newport, Rhode Island, this October. The IPF aims to deliver the best...
July 7th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

ISS drives Middle East business with Arabian Gulf short sea service appointment for Neptune Lines

ISS drives Middle East business with Arabian Gulf short sea service appointment for Neptune Lines
Vessel Neptune Ploes accommodates up to 750 vehicles at a time. Image credit: Neptune Lines Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, is driving its business in the Middle East with an appointment for Neptune Lines’ new Arabian Gulf short...
July 5th, 2016 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Pakistan

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Pakistan
Karachi Port, Pakistan Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has opened its first offices in Pakistan.ISS Pakistan is based in Karachi, while two regional offices have also opened in Faisalabad and Lahore.  The new offices will extend ISS’...
July 1st, 2016 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

ISS introduces new Partner Solutions initiative

ISS introduces new Partner Solutions initiative
ISS Vice President, Peter B. Nielsen, Partner Solutions Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, is introducing a new Partner Solutions initiative to develop and deliver added value for customers across the globe. ISS Partner Solutions will...
June 16th, 2016 | Logistics, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services is showcasing YourISS2 at Posidonia, Athens, stand 3.501.

Inchcape Shipping Services is showcasing YourISS2 at Posidonia, Athens, stand 3.501.
Inchcape Shipping Services is showcasing YourISS2 at Posidonia, Athens, stand 3.501. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, is driving a global roll-out of its new cargo and agency platform, YourISS2. Designed to increase efficiencies, standardise...
June 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

GAC Namibia opens in response to growing demand for world class shipping services

GAC Namibia opens in response to growing demand for world class shipping services
Eric Barnard Namibia,  1 June 2016 – GAC has launched its own operation in Namibia in response to growing demand from our oil & gas customers and increasing cargo trade between the country and neighbouring South Africa, as well as other African nations. The formation of GAC Shipping (Namibia)...
June 1st, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, Gas, Logistics, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

OMA Group Strengthens Strategic Management Team

OMA Group Strengthens Strategic Management Team
  Gerrit Van der Merwe – OMA Group The OMA Group (West Africa) has strengthened its strategic management team with the appointment of Gerrit van der Merwe as Group Finance & Administration Director.  Gerrit will take up his post on June 6th following four years as Regional Business...
May 24th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC appoints regional commercial director for O&G in South America

GAC appoints regional commercial director for O&G in South America
Carlos Arrieta, GAC Regional Commercial Director – Oil and Gas Houston, 18 May 2016 – GAC North America has signaled its strategic focus on the South American oil & gas sector with the appointment of Carlos Arrieta as Regional Commercial Director – Oil and Gas, responsible for developing its...
May 18th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Gas, HR, Logistics, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Forum for Jamaica Growers and Exporters…

Forum for Jamaica Growers and Exporters…
Forum for Jamaica Growers and Exporters Presented by Crowley, SeaFreight, Lannaman & Morris (Kingston, Jamaica; May 5, 2016) – To better serve the diverse needs of growers and exporters across Jamaica, Crowley is teaming up with subsidiary SeaFreight, and on-island shipping agent Lannaman &...
May 5th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

ISS announces new Vice President, Ship & Crew Solutions

ISS announces new Vice President, Ship & Crew Solutions
Frank Olsen Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has announced the appointment of Frank Olsen as Vice President, Ship & Crew Solutions. Based in Oslo, Frank will drive the growth and strategic development of ISS’ Ship & Crew Solutions,...
May 5th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Exhibitions, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Cory Brothers announce opening of Cory Brothers (The Netherlands) BV

Cory Brothers announce opening of Cory Brothers (The Netherlands) BV
Kevin Gorman, MD Cory Brothers Cory Brothers Shipping Agency is delighted to announce the opening of Cory Brothers (The Netherlands) BV, in the port of Amsterdam, servicing the ARA range. The new company commences operations on the 1st May 2016 and compliments the group’s recent office openings in...
April 29th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC moves 3.5 ton sculpture from Poland to New York

GAC moves 3.5 ton sculpture from Poland to New York
Arrived at destination – the sculpture on its way through Manhattan Beating the odds to meet shipping deadline New York,  26 April 2016 – There’s a unique new artwork on display at one of Manhattan’s best-known cultural hubs, and it was GAC that delivered it from Europe to the Big Apple. Van...
April 26th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More