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New ITF report on “Maritime subsidies”: FEPORT calls for more transparency and a review of the Maritime State Aid Guidelines

New ITF report on “Maritime subsidies”: FEPORT calls for more transparency and a review of the Maritime State Aid Guidelines
FEPORT’s President, Gunther Bonz. New ITF report on “Maritime subsidies”: FEPORT calls for more transparency and a review of the Maritime State Aid Guidelines to achieve it Brussels, September 20th, 2019 FEPORT who represents the private port companies and terminals performing cargo handling activities...
September 20th, 2019 | Associations, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 20 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 20 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 20, 2019 Global Markets UST and Bunds were little changed on the day while, in FX markets, the GBP gained after comments by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker fueled hopes for a Brexit deal by 31 October. The ECB allotted yesterday €3.4bn...
September 20th, 2019 | News | Read More

BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review

BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review
BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review https://www.bmt.org/news/2019/bmt-spins-off-smart-to-greensteam/ (TEDDINGTON, U.K., 20 SEPTEMBER 2019 at 0630 BST)  –  BMT, a leading international design, engineering, science and management consultancy, has sold its UK-based SMART...
September 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marine Money Korea – 6th November 2019

Marine Money Korea – 6th November 2019
13th Annual Marine Money Korea Ship Finance Forum Wednesday, 6th November 2019 Paradise Hotel, Busan https://www.marinemoney.com/forum/KOR19 Dear All Viewers, Marine Money Asia together with our Co-Partners, Korea Trade Insurance Corp. (K-sure), Korea Development Bank (KDB) and The Export-Import...
September 20th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Are Capes about to floor-down the Dry Market…?

Are Capes about to floor-down the Dry Market…?
John Faraclas Are Capes about to floor-down the Dry Market…? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 74 points earlier on today and now stands at 2,192 points – for a second day below the “famous threshold” as of the end of Dec 2013 when it stood at 2,247 points. Geopolitics in uncharted waters. John...
September 19th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Climate, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Pollution, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Carrier Transicold Introduces Micro-Link® 5 Controller, Industry’s First Container Refrigeration Unit Controller with Wireless Connection Capability

Carrier Transicold Introduces Micro-Link® 5 Controller, Industry’s First Container Refrigeration Unit Controller with Wireless Connection Capability
The new Micro-Link 5 controller from Carrier Transicold Carrier Transicold Introduces Micro-Link® 5 Controller, Industry’s First Container Refrigeration Unit Controller with Wireless Connection Capability   Brings controller visibility and accessibility to mobile devices using DataLINE Connect™...
September 19th, 2019 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC

Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC
LR’s Commercial Director, Andy McKeran and GTT’s CEO and Chairman, Philippe Berterottière, during the announcement at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). Joint development project to design LNG-fuelled VLCC.  Lloyd’s Register in JDP with China Merchants, GTT, CNOOC and DSIC for first in...
September 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Pilot project on Viking Line’s Mariella cut the food waste with 40 percent

Pilot project on Viking Line’s Mariella cut the food waste with 40 percent
Portion Pilot project on Viking Line’s Mariella cut the food waste with 40 percent Efforts enacted aboard M/S Mariella have succeeded in reducing the amount of food waste by an estimated 27 tonnes over a period of four months. The amount of food saved is equal to approximately 70,000 meals. Viking...
September 19th, 2019 | Food and Drink | Read More

Global BlueTech Summit

Global BlueTech Summit
Global BlueTech Summit SeaAhead’s inaugural Global Bluetech Summit Next Generation Bluetech aAhead’s inaugural Global Bluetech Summit will bring together hundreds of high-level stakeholders from across the marine and maritime ecosystem on October 9th and 10th in New York City for the...
September 19th, 2019 | Climate, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Start of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère 2019 postponed

Start of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère 2019 postponed
  Start of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère 2019 postponed Thursday 19 Septembre 2019 To note: – Start of the first leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère postponed due to the weather conditions expected in the Bay of Biscay – Festivities will continue on Sunday with a prologue in the...
September 19th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Sep-2019 INCREASE OF MAXIMUM DRAFT Panama Canal, Panama PROHIBITION OF VESSELS Singapore CHANNEL CLOSURE Beaumont, United States Increase of maximum draft Thursday, September 19, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected level of Gatun Lake for the upcoming...
September 19th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wide Strategy’s September Newsletter

Wide Strategy’s September Newsletter
Lydia Modiano Wide Strategy’s September Newsletter Welcome to “Wide Blog” where guests are invited to experience little sparks of “wide intrigue”, solid pieces of communications insights, and wide strategy news bites. The aim of the blog is to provide a one-stop-shop for...
September 19th, 2019 | Banking, Press and Media | Read More

GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers

GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers
: Matthieu de Tugny, the President of Bureau Veritas, Marine & Offshore presents AIP to GTT GTT’s Mark III Flex containment system wins Bureau Veritas approval for application on ice-breaking ‘Arctic’ LNG carriers Approval in principle has been granted for the system that may be used in Ice...
September 19th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Technology | Read More

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute
From left: William J. “Bill” Shea, CEO of Direct ChassisLink, Inc and J. Christopher Lytle,recently retired Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, CA William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute J. Christopher...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Omnia Management announced as winner of the 1st Cool Logistics ‘Innovation in Perishable Logistics’ Award at Cool Logistics Global 2019 conference

Omnia Management announced as winner of the 1st Cool Logistics ‘Innovation in Perishable Logistics’ Award at Cool Logistics Global 2019 conference
Jara Solar, Martico, Clive Lawrance, Omnia Management and Rachael White, Cool Logistics Global Omnia Management announced as winner of the 1st Cool Logistics ‘Innovation in Perishable Logistics’ Award at Cool Logistics Global 2019 conference Clive Lawrance, Omnia Management winner of the...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Fleet Secure Endpoint wins Best Security Product Award at Safety at Sea Awards

Fleet Secure Endpoint wins Best Security Product Award at Safety at Sea Awards
Peter Broadhurst, Senior VP Safety and Security, receiving the award from broadcaster Colin Murray (left) and Guy Platten, Secretary General, International Chamber of Shipping. Fleet Secure Endpoint wins Best Security Product Award at Safety at Sea Awards Leading industry award for Inmarsat’s cyber...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, IT and Communications, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

North American acceptance of LNG marine fuel emphasised with latest Wärtsilä LNG Cargo System order

North American acceptance of LNG marine fuel emphasised with latest Wärtsilä LNG Cargo System order
Wärtsilä will supply its LNG Cargo Handling System for a new 5400 m3 LNG bunker barge being built in the USA. Copyright: VARD Marine. North American acceptance of LNG marine fuel emphasised with latest Wärtsilä LNG Cargo System order Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 September 2019 at 4 pm EEST –...
September 19th, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

SHI’s SVESSEL® wins Bureau Veritas Approval in Principle

SHI’s SVESSEL® wins Bureau Veritas Approval in Principle
: Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. receive Approval In Principle (AIP) from Bureau Veritas at Gastech 2019 SHI’s SVESSEL® wins Bureau Veritas Approval in Principle Paris-La Défense, France, September 19th, 2019: At Gastech 2019 taking place in Houston this week, Samsung Heavy Industries Co.,...
September 19th, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

IMCA promotes hybrid batey power systems on DP Ships

IMCA promotes hybrid batey power systems on DP Ships
Captain Andy Goldsmith IMCA PROMOTES HYBRID BATTERY POWER SYSTEMS ON DP SHIPS The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is promoting ways of reducing carbon emissions in the marine environment as part of its strategic theme of environmental sustainability. The contribution of battery...
September 19th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Colombia’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event promotes gender equality in the maritime community

Colombia’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event promotes gender equality in the maritime community
Marta Lucía Ramírez, Vice-President of the Republic of Colombia, Colombia’s World Maritime Day Parallel Event promotes gender equality in the maritime community “Shipping must draw talent from every corner of the globe and every sector of the population to ensure its own sustainability.” http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/19-Colombia-World-Maritime-Day-Parallel-Event-.aspx IMO...
September 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Sustainable Ocean Summit – Draft Program and Speakers (Paris, 20-22 Nov 2019)

Sustainable Ocean Summit – Draft Program and Speakers (Paris, 20-22 Nov 2019)
Sustainable Ocean Summit – Draft Program and Speakers (Paris, 20-22 Nov 2019) SOS 2019 Draft Program and Speakers The Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2019 (20-22 November, Paris) has unveiled its ambitious program and initial speaker lineup, with more to be confirmed soon. With the theme of “Investing...
September 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 19 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 19 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 19, 2019 Global Markets As was widely expected, yesterday the Fed cut its target range for the federal funds rate by 25bps to 1.75-2.00%. The lack of clear hints for further Fed rate easing favored the USD, while the 2/10-yr UST yield curve flattened. Greece The...
September 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece

West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece
Lucie Ryan, new Claims Handler at West of England’s Greek office West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece The West of England P&I Club, a leading mutual marine insurer, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Claims Handler, Lucie Ryan. She will be based in the Club’s...
September 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Multimodal 2020 partners with BIFA to add freight forwarders village

Multimodal 2020 partners with BIFA to add freight forwarders village
Multimodal 2020 partners with BIFA to add freight forwarders village A major new attraction at next year’s Multimodal Exhibition and Conference will be the British International Freight Association’s Freight Forwarders Village, designed to provide a marketplace for BIFA members and associate members...
September 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics | Read More

South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power

South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power
Port of Incheon. Image credit Incheon Port Authority South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power ABB will install Port of Incheon’s first shore-to-ship power solution, enabling passenger vessels to cut emissions, noise and vibrations at berth ABB has secured the contract...
September 19th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment | Read More