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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

New Hub managers at the helm in Houston

New Hub managers at the helm in Houston
Jessy Karam-Castillo, GAC’s dedicated Alliance Representative for the Chevron Shipping account. GAC North America – Shipping leveraging in-house expertise to serve customers Houston, 7 March 2016 – Jessy Karam-Castillo has been appointed as GAC’s dedicated Alliance Representative for the Chevron...
March 7th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago meets with Bergé Marítima

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago meets with Bergé Marítima
l to r: Dácil Barreto, Fernando Reino, Antonio M. Padrón and Juan C. Núñez Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife was visited by the Regional Director of BERGE MARITIMA, Mr. Juan C. Núñez Cuyás accompanied by Mr. Fernando Reino...
March 1st, 2016 | Associations, HR, Logistics, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Agencies | Read More

Container shipper CMA CGM signs agreement with GAC Norway

Container shipper CMA CGM signs agreement with GAC Norway
Deal to provide agency, husbandry and NOx reporting at Oslo Oslo, 29 February 2016 – The Scandinavian arm of the world’s third largest container shipping company CMA CGM has signed an agency, husbandry and NOx reporting agreement with GAC Norway for its ships calling at the port of Oslo. The CMA...
February 29th, 2016 | Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution, Ship Agencies | Read More

Bomin Group Expands Japan Bunkering Team

Bomin Group Expands Japan Bunkering Team
Hamburg,  February 18, 2016 – The Bomin Group, a leading global physical supplier and trader of marine fuel oil, today announced the appointment of Shogo Miura, a new Business Development Manager in Japan. As the operation expands, Bomin is also moving to new offices in Tokyo. Shogo Miura brings...
February 18th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

GAC forms dedicated team to serve global LNG sector

GAC forms dedicated team to serve global LNG sector
Bob Bandos, GAC North America’s Managing Director – Shipping. GAC LNG Services unveiled in response to growing demand for specialist skills  Houston, 20 January 2016  – Global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC Group has formed a dedicated team to meet growing global...
January 20th, 2016 | LNG, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

GACtrack upgrade for ship agency customers

GACtrack upgrade for ship agency customers
Dubai, 15 January 2016 – A new add-on to GAC’s GACtrack portal is giving more job transparency and greater job control to ship agency customers. As well as being able to view job information from multiple offices on one screen, customers can: check costs and export service information view (and...
January 15th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More

Cambiaso & Risso strengthens its presence in United Arab Emirates…

Cambiaso & Risso strengthens its presence in United Arab Emirates…
Giovanni Paolo Risso Cambiaso & Risso strengthens its presence in United Arab Emirates with a new opening in Fujairah port. Cambiaso & Risso Group, founded in Genoa (Italy) in 1946, strengthens its presence in UAE with a new opening in Fujairah Port, in an initiative towards achieving to be a...
January 13th, 2016 | Logistics, Ship Agencies, Tourism | Read More

GAC adds Ladies European Tour 2015 Players’ Player of the Year Nicole Broch Larsen to golfing roster

Dubai – Global provider of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services, GAC, has today announced an exciting new addition to its roster of professional golf ambassadors. 2015 Ladies European Tour Players’ Player of the Year, Nicole Broch Larsen has signed a one-year deal with GAC. Larsen,...
January 11th, 2016 | Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

ISS expands Chembulk agreement into South America and Asia

ISS expands Chembulk agreement into South America and Asia
Simon Edsall Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has expanded its agreement with Chembulk Tankers into South America and Asia. The new agreement will see ISS handle some 150 additional port calls for Chembulk Tankers per year, in addition to...
January 5th, 2016 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC rings in New Year with management changes

GAC rings in New Year with management changes
Peter Österman   Continues tradition of innovation in 60th anniversary year Dubai, 1 January 2016 – Four managers from the GAC Group start 2016 with a new challenge as they take on new roles for the global provider of shipping, logistics and marine services. Peter Österman moves to his native...
January 2nd, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More