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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Apr-2019 JOINT HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEY Singapore Joint hydrographic survey Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Singapore A hydrographic survey will be carried out in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore, to improve safe navigation and smooth uninterrupted passage in the Traffic Separation...
April 16th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019…

EAAW VIII and MECSS 2019…
Cdr Ian Hassall RN and Kevin Daffey EAAW VIII AND MECSS 2019 LOOK AT THE SAME ISSUES THROUGH A DIFFERENT LENS Two influential Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) events -Engine As A Weapon International Symposium (EAAW VIII) and the Marine Electrical and Control...
April 16th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Military, News | Read More

SCF’s “Green Finance” Wins Marine Money Award

SCF’s “Green Finance” Wins Marine Money Award
. SCF’s “Green Finance” Wins Marine Money Award  Sovcomflot has won the annual Marine Money “Deal of the Year” in the category Green Ship Finance – West. The publication recognized Sovcomflot’s USD 252M seven-year credit agreement with a consortium of foreign banks...
April 16th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, LNG | Read More

Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch

Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch
IMSO Director General, Captain Ahmed Moin and Iridium Director of Maritime Safety and Security Services, Kyle Hurst during the signing ceremony at IMSO headquarters. Historic Public Services Agreement Signed as Iridium Continues Readying GMDSS Services for Launch International Mobile Satellite Organization...
April 16th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

HELMEPA on the border islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki, Kastelorizo and Symi

HELMEPA on the border islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki, Kastelorizo and Symi
In Astypalea HELMEPA on the border islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki, Kastelorizo and Symi HELMEPA took part in the 7th crossing of Axion Hellas, between 7 and 13 April, visiting the islands of Astypalea, Tilos, Chalki and Kastelorizo as a member of this year’s educational and cultural team together...
April 16th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

ShipMoney Rolls out Crew Payment Solutions…

ShipMoney Rolls out Crew Payment Solutions…
Stuart Ostrow, President of Maritime Payment Solutions – ShipMoney ShipMoney Rolls out Crew Payment Solutions across Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement Fleet Seafarers employed on Tsakos-owned vessels operated under its management arrangement with Columbia Shipmanagement will now be paid electronically...
April 16th, 2019 | Accountancy, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers

Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers
Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers Petition to the ILO is part of the charity’s campaign to tackle suicide and depression at sea Maritime...
April 16th, 2019 | Health and Safety, ILO, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs | Read More

2019 Asia Boating Award presented to Aquila Power Catamarans

2019 Asia Boating Award presented to Aquila Power Catamarans
..  CLEARWATER, FL (April 16, 2019) – Aquila Power Catamarans take home Best Asian-Built Yacht, for the Aquila 32, at the Asia-Pacific Boating Awards Ceremony on April 10, 2019.  “The Asia Boating Awards is recognized across the world,” says Yvan Eymieu, Aquila Power Catamarans International...
April 16th, 2019 | Awards, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity

GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity
GTMailPlus.Continuity GTMaritime keeps business running with GTMailPlus.Continuity GTMaritime launches GTMailPlus.Continuity, a web-based service that gives users access to emails even when end-to-end services ship-shore are offline, so that businesses can continue as usual GTMaritime has added the Continuity...
April 16th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

SpaceWave project successfully concludes with plans to launch phase 2 to further promote the use of Earth Observation in Blue Economy Growth

SpaceWave project successfully concludes with plans to launch phase 2 to further promote the use of Earth Observation in Blue Economy Growth
.. SpaceWave project successfully concludes with plans to launch phase 2 to further promote the use of Earth Observation in Blue Economy Growth The EU funded SpaceWave project has come to a successful end with plans to launch a second phase to continue the promotion of Earth Observation technologies...
April 16th, 2019 | Environment | Read More

New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change

New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change
Frank Coles, CEO, Wallem New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change Wallem has updated its corporate identity to mark the beginning of a profound shift in its service offering that will harness the latest technology to improve asset management transparency and efficiency in a program intended...
April 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

GAC Abu Dhabi provides integral logistics support for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

GAC Abu Dhabi provides integral logistics support for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019
GAC Abu Dhabi’s staff moving kayaks at the venue GAC Abu Dhabi provides integral logistics support for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2019  – GAC Abu Dhabi played a vital role in ensuring the success of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi...
April 16th, 2019 | Logistics, Sports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 16 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 16 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 16 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  European equity markets opened marginally in the black earlier today and Asian bourses closed near recent multi-month highs amid hopes of stabilization...
April 16th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully

Unique port sand bypass system mimics nature successfully
The A team – This achievement could not be made possible without the commitment and flexibility of this core team of nine people. They are from the left Pata Gotyi, Irvin Deysel, Malibongwe Lobese, Luvuyo Marangula (sitting down), Melikhaya Freddie (in the centre) Irfaan Johnson, Johnayne van Heerden...
April 16th, 2019 | Construction, Ports & Terminals | Read More

RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO

RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO
James Colquhoun, VP of Finance and CFO, RoomIt by CWT RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO Chicago, 16 April 2019: RoomIt by CWTÒ, the hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO. “James’...
April 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable

Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable
Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable Commentary: Belt and Road delivers crucial capital By Yaseen Anwar in Singapore China’s Belt and Road initiative provides access to capital for connected emerging markets that have not had the necessary investment grade...
April 16th, 2019 | Comment, Construction, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IACS 2018 Annual Review published today

IACS 2018 Annual Review published today
IACS 2018 Annual Review published today We are pleased to announce to our viewers that the 2018 IACS Annual Review is now available to download from IACS’s website at:  www.iacs.org.uk/about/iacs-annual-review-2018   Meantime following from IACS Permanent Secretariat: It has been a notable year...
April 15th, 2019 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, Reports | Read More

The BDI@738: a good start for the market’s resurrection?

The BDI@738: a good start for the market’s resurrection?
John Faraclas The BDI@738: a good start for the market’s resurrection? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 12 points and now stands at 38; a good start for the market’s resurrection… Geopolitics still might produce upheavals in all fronts… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was up...
April 15th, 2019 | Breaking News, Chartering, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 15-Apr-2019 REPAIR WORKS AT SENTOSA ISLAND COAST Singapore Repair works at Sentosa Island coast Monday, April 15, 2019, Singapore From 22 April to 21 October, repair works will be carried out at the coast of Sentosa Island. According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore...
April 15th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club AMERICAN CLUB CIRCULAR NO. 13/19 – MANAGEMENT NEWS – SHIPOWNERS CLAIMS BUREAU (UK) LTD APRIL 15, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 13/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   MANAGEMENT NEWS...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Social License and the Blue Economy – WOC Report

Social License and the Blue Economy – WOC Report
. Social License and the Blue Economy – WOC Report “Social License to Operate and the Blue Economy” Report by WOC, Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security and Wageningen University 15 April 2019 – “Social license to operate” is fundamental to all ocean industries...
April 15th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Reports | Read More

CCG provides first icebreaker reference for Seathigor

CCG provides first icebreaker reference for Seathigor
Jasmin Racicot, from Thordon Distributor RMH Industries, aboard the CCGS Des Groseilliers CCG provides first icebreaker reference for Seathigor CANADIAN COAST GUARD PROVIDES FIRST ICEBREAKER REFERENCE FOR THORDON’S SEATHIGOR SEAL Thordon Bearings has received a Canadian Coast Guard contract to supply...
April 15th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc., commences self tender offer to purchase up to 3,125,000 shares

Diana Shipping Inc., commences self tender offer to purchase up to 3,125,000 shares
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. COMMENCES SELF TENDER OFFER TO PURCHASE UP TO 3,125,000 SHARES Athens, Greece, April 15, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the commencement of a tender...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana sells panamax bulker “Erato”

Diana sells panamax bulker “Erato”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V ERATO ATHENS, GREECE, April 15, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
April 15th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

“K” Line Wins Prize at Panama Green Shipping Award 2019

“K” Line Wins Prize at Panama Green Shipping Award 2019
(Middle) Mr. Shimogaki, V.P. from “K” Line Mexico, who participated in the awards ceremony as representative of the entire “K” Line group. (Right) Mr. Kitack Lim, Secretary General of IMO April 15, 2019 – Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd “K” Line Wins Prize at Panama Green Shipping Award...
April 15th, 2019 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Liner Shipping and Trade, News, Story of the Week | Read More