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Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
aden, Yemen Hot Pot News from GAC 14-Aug-2019 CEASEFIRE AGREED Aden, Yemen COLLISION AT ISTANBUL ANCHORAGE Istanbul, Turkey THREATS TO COMMERCIAL VESSELS Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz, Gulf of Oman, Arabian Sea, Red Sea SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS OFF KEPPEL BAY Singapore VESSEL TRAFFIC AT DARDANELLES Turkey Ceasefire...
August 14th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Supporting offshore safety in Greece

Supporting offshore safety in Greece
Theodosis Stamatellos Supporting offshore safety in Greece by Theodosis Stamatellos, Lloyd’s Register Marine & Offshore South Europe Regional Manager  Having completed the recent collaboration with the Hellenic Hydrocarbon Resources Management (HHRM) for the development of an Emergency Response...
August 14th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, Health and Safety, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic

Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic
Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic Journey for the future. . Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic with minimal CO2 emissions, a journey that aims to change the mindset of people around the world. Torqeedo...
August 14th, 2019 | Charity, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Sailing | Read More

London Shipping Law Centre 25-Year Celebration

London Shipping Law Centre 25-Year Celebration
A celebration of the learning and debates that it continues to provide to the shipping community   We have pleasure in inviting you to join the London Shipping Law Centre, its members and key shipping figures at the...
August 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Legal, News | Read More

West of England strengthens its New York team

West of England strengthens its New York team
Emily McCullock West of England strengthens its New York team The West of England, a leading mutual marine insurer, has appointed a new Senior Claims Manager to work in its Americas team. Emily McCulloch joined the London office on the 7th August but will transfer to the New York City office before...
August 14th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Scandlines installs Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution on board hybrid ferry

Scandlines installs Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution on board hybrid ferry
An illustration of M/V Copenhagen with a Norsepower Rotor Sail. Scandlines installs Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution on board hybrid ferry Scandlines drives investment in wind propulsion technology on board the M/V Copenhagen reducing further carbon emissions HELSINKI – 14 AUGUST 2019: Ferry operator...
August 14th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

US soya bean exports, up or down?

US soya bean exports, up or down?
Peter Sand US soya bean exports, up or down? The trade war has brought increased attention to the soya bean trade between the US and China with 2019 offering conflicting narratives. On one hand, soya bean exports to China in the first six months of 2019 are up 10.9% compared with the first half of 2018,...
August 14th, 2019 | BIMCO, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

China must rethink growth model, Monetary policy implementation and reserves management

China must rethink growth model, Monetary policy implementation and reserves management
. China must rethink growth model, Monetary policy implementation and reserves management Commentary: China must rethink growth model By Mark Sobel in Washington The global press treats readers to a daily diet of US-alleged harmful Chinese trade and currency practices, as if this were the only Chinese...
August 14th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Dry Market surge with the BDI@1,864…

Dry Market surge with the BDI@1,864…
John Faraclas Dry Market surge with the BDI@1,864… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained another 90 points in one of the worse days and periods amidst Geopolitical mayhem! John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 188 points – a good triple digit surge and now at 3,454 brings some balance...
August 13th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Aug-2019 REMOVAL OF WRECK OFF SAM KA TSUEN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong UNDERWATER HOSE REPLACEMENT & CHAIN TENSIONING WORKS Singapore HIGH RIVER RECOMMENDATIONS RESCINDED Mississippi River, United States Removal of wreck off Sam Ka Tsuen Typhoon Shelter Tuesday, August 13,...
August 13th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Wallem turns to collaborative inboxes to deliver swifter ship agency services

Wallem turns to collaborative inboxes to deliver swifter ship agency services
Frank Coles Wallem turns to collaborative inboxes to deliver swifter ship agency services Wallem Group is introducing collaborative inboxes to its agency business line, in a move designed to enhance responsiveness in communications by overcoming the limitations of conventional end-to-end email. The rethink...
August 13th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Port Conditions, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More

DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000’s digital twin

DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000’s digital twin
. DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000’s digital twin DNV GL SUPPLIES SHIPMANAGER HULL SOFTWARE TO REALIZE SAIPEM 7000’S DIGITAL TWIN  Høvik, Norway – 13 August 2019: Saipem, the energy and infrastructure solution provider, is implementing DNV GL’s hull planned...
August 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Energy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 13 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 13 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 13 August 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS August 13, 2019 Global markets Asian equities were in deep red on Tuesday on fears about a prolonged U.S.-China trade war, increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong and a currency crash in Argentina’s peso drove investors to safe...
August 13th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Assessing the global market for reefer containers

Assessing the global market for reefer containers
.   Assessing the global market for reefer containers Reefer container supply, demand, technology and intermodal evolution dissected at 11th Cool Logistics Global Conference Reefer box shortages are almost certain in 2020 according to some of the leading analysts and operators lining up to take...
August 13th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers | Read More

Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error, Were the Federal Reserve rate cuts justified?

Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error, Were the Federal Reserve rate cuts justified?
Boris Johnson Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error, Were the Federal Reserve rate cuts justified? Commentary: Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error By Desmond Lachman in Washington As a biographer of Winston Churchill, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson must know that markets can unravel...
August 13th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Dry Market buoyant; Wets get dried out… and geopolitics on fire

Dry Market buoyant; Wets get dried out… and geopolitics on fire
John Faraclas Dry Market buoyant; Wets get dried out… and geopolitics on fire The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 26 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,774 points. Geopolitics in complete perplexed mess. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: All Dry Indices were on the plus; the Capes’ BCI ...
August 12th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Honouring Capt. Orlando Allard

Honouring Capt. Orlando Allard
A great moment for Captain Orlando Allard; here with Panama Canal Administrator Jorge Quijano Honouring Capt. Orlando Allard Captain Orlando Allard was honoured today with the medal of the Panama Canal Expansion Programme for his contributions during more than 30 years in the Canal, as a towboat master,...
August 12th, 2019 | Awards, HR, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Aug-2019 INDUSTRY INPUT ON TOLLS STRUCTURE PROPOSAL Panama Canal, Panama SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT JOSS HOUSE BAY, SAI KUNG Hong Kong Industry input on tolls structure proposal Monday, August 12, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal held a public hearing July...
August 12th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions | Read More

World Sailing launch Challenge 2024

World Sailing launch Challenge 2024 World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, have set an ambitious challenge to the marine industry to push the boundaries of low carbon innovation for support boats at international events. Titled Challenge 2024 and announced at Monaco Yacht Club’s Solar...
August 12th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Oslo Børs,: insiderTool to be merged with InsiderLog

Oslo Børs,: insiderTool to be merged with InsiderLog
Oslo Børs,: insiderTool to be merged with InsiderLog 12/08/2019 As part of the Euronext acquisition of Oslo Børs, the exchanges will offer extended product offering within corporate services, for the benefit of Oslo Børs customers. The first step in enhancing the total product offering is merging...
August 12th, 2019 | Markets, Regulatory, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dachser is building in Neumünster

Dachser is building in Neumünster
. Dachser is building in Neumünster Neumünster/Kempten, August 7, 2019. The logistics provider Dachser is starting the construction of a new branch in Neumünster in the far north of Germany. Dachser is building a transit terminal for industrial goods and food at Isarstrasse on the industrial estate...
August 12th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 12 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 12 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 12, 2019 Global markets Asian equity indices turned lower on Monday morning, as concerns for a prolonged U.S.-China trade war and a looming recession for the US economy outweighed a stronger than expected yuan fixing and Chinese stocks gains.  At the...
August 12th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice

Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice
Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice Beijing, 12 August 2019:- Responding to reports that the 190m-long COSCO-owned cargo vessel Tian’en is due to arrive in the Swedish port of Gävle on August 18, having traversed the Arctic’s Northern Sea Route between the Pacific...
August 12th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Caspian Offshore Construction takes swift delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE

Caspian Offshore Construction takes swift delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE
Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE “Caspian Flora” Caspian Offshore Construction takes swift delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE Caspian Offshore Construction has recently taken delivery of a Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE class in Kazakhstan. The company turned to Damen when a contract they secured required...
August 12th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Ventures invests in Corvus Energy

Shell Ventures invests in Corvus Energy
Canadian-Norwegian battery maker gets Shell Ventures investmen Shell Ventures invests in Corvus Energy Corvus Energy announces major investment from Shell Ventures to support the global development of its maritime energy storage solutions. Bergen, Norway and Richmond, B.C., Canada- August 12, 2019. Corvus...
August 12th, 2019 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Technical, Technology | Read More