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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

New appointments in GAC Group Management team

New appointments in GAC Group Management team
Håkan Wester, Group Vice President, Strategy and Planning Dubai, 25 April 2016 – Global shipping, logistics and marine service provider GAC has announced two new appointments within its Group Management team. Håkan Wester takes on the new role of Group Vice President – Strategy & Planning,...
April 25th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC Russia joins forces with Far East Development Fund to develop Northern Sea Route

GAC Russia joins forces with Far East Development Fund to develop Northern Sea Route
Igo Polyakov Partnership will work closely with shipping community to optimise and facilitate shipping along the NSR Sabetta,  14 April 2016 – GAC Russia has teamed up with the Far East Development Fund to address the challenges faced by international shipping companies transiting the Northern Sea...
April 14th, 2016 | Arctic Shipping, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement, Weather | Read More

Navigator* clinches bronze at Greece’s Tourism Awards 2016

Navigator* clinches bronze at Greece’s Tourism Awards 2016
Andreas Stylianopoulos holding the award with Mary Synatsaki, the TV presenter and hostess of Tourism Awards 2016 Athens, 8 April 2016 – At the  Tourism Awards 2016 glamorous ceremony, which was held on April 6th at the Athens Concert Hall, Navigator Travel & Tourist Services Ltd. received...
April 12th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Ship Agencies, Tourism | Read More

OMA Group appoints Neale Proctor

OMA Group appoints Neale Proctor
Neale Proctor – OMA Group OMA (West Africa) Group is pleased to confirm the appointment of Neale Proctor as consultant from April 1st. Neale has extensive experience of shipping and logistics in West Africa, and has previously worked closely with OMA in his role running the Ghana office and setting...
April 4th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Industry’s first cloud-based solution for port agents launched by Softship

Industry’s first cloud-based solution for port agents launched by Softship
Thomas Wolff Softship – the global provider of liner and agent software applications – announces the launch of the industry’s first cloud-based, comprehensive solution designed specifically for port agents. Softship Advanced Port Agency Solution – or SAPAS – is a unique pay-as-you-go tool...
April 1st, 2016 | IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC appointed official logistics partner of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge

GAC appointed official logistics partner of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge
Second consecutive year supporting international cross-country rally Dubai, 31 March 2016 – Global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC has been confirmed as the official logistics partner for the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge (ADDC) international cross country rally for the second year...
March 31st, 2016 | Logistics, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

NORDANA nominates Rickmers-Linie to represent it in China

NORDANA nominates Rickmers-Linie to represent it in China
One of NORDANA’s multipurpose heavy lift vessels in a loading operation. NORDANA Project and Chartering and Rickmers-Linie, Hamburg are pleased to announce that Rickmers-Linie represents Nordana in China effective as from 17 March 2016.  With this step the two companies extend their already existing...
March 30th, 2016 | Chartering, Markets, Ship Agencies | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services expands in Mexico

Inchcape Shipping Services expands in Mexico
The team at ISS Veracruz will offer a full range of marine services including marine solutions, offshore services, logistics and project services and are primed for any offshore project in the area. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has...
March 22nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC offering lay-up and warm stacking services at South African and Namibian ports

GAC offering lay-up and warm stacking services at South African and Namibian ports
Growing demand for lay-ups prompted by low oil prices  Cape Town, 11 March 2016 – GAC South Africa has added lay-up and warm stacking to its portfolio of services in response to growing demand from the oil & gas sector against a background of record low petroleum prices. At a time when more...
March 11th, 2016 | Ship Agencies | Read More