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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 17-Sep-2019 REPLACEMENT OF WATER PIPELINE BETWEEN PENG CHAU & SUNSHINE ISLAND Hong Kong UPDATED DREDGING RESTRICTIONS Corpus Christi, United States SAUDI ARAMCO PORTS OPEN DESPITE DRONE ATTACKS Saudi Arabia Replacement of water pipeline between Peng Chau & Sunshine Island Tuesday,...
September 17th, 2019 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.

LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design.
l to r: Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President, Hu Keyi, Chief of Global Technology of Jiangnan Shipyard and Rafa Riva, LR’s Area Sales and Marketing manager for Americas.   LR awards Jiangnan Shipyard AiP for 91,000 m3 VLGC Panda 91T design. LR presented AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co.,...
September 17th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Post event – “12th Annual Capital Link Shipping & Marine Services Forum” – September 10, 2019 – London, UK

Post event – “12th Annual Capital Link Shipping & Marine Services Forum” – September 10, 2019 – London, UK
l tot r: Mr. Nicolas Bornozis, President – Capital Link, Ms. Nusrat Ghani MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State – UK Department for Transport and  Ms. Olga Bornozi, Managing Director – Capital Link Post event – “12th Annual Capital Link Shipping & Marine Services...
September 17th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IUMI calls for more action to improve cargo theft prevention measures

IUMI calls for more action to improve cargo theft prevention measures
Helle Hammer, IUMI Policy Forum Chair IUMI calls for more action to improve cargo theft prevention measures Today – 17 September – IUMI (the International Union of Marine Insurance) has published a revision of its position paper containing recommendations aimed at improving the prevention of cargo...
September 17th, 2019 | Associations, Marine Insurance | Read More

VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets

VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets
VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets  London, UK & Swieqi, Malta – September 17, 2019: VAKT, the company re-imagining commodity post-trade processing underpinned by blockchain, announces a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with essDOCS, a leading enabler of...
September 17th, 2019 | Trade and Commerce | Read More

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today
Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today LNG is the current front runner as the maritime industry looks to comply with both external pressure and stricter environmental legislation LONDON, 17th SEPTEMBER 2019: SEA\LNG released the findings of a new...
September 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, LNG | Read More

Leading figures at LISW19 charity conference urge industry to address stigma of mental health, put seafarers at the heart of the sector, and update cadet training syllabus

Leading figures at LISW19 charity conference urge industry to address stigma of mental health, put seafarers at the heart of the sector, and update cadet training syllabus
. Leading figures at LISW19 charity conference urge industry to address stigma of mental health, put seafarers at the heart of the sector, and update cadet training syllabus Maritime charities and industry leaders debate seafarer welfare and safety in the digital age; Shell unveils new human error HiLo...
September 17th, 2019 | Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

BIMCO Tanker Shipping 2019/3 report: A boost from the 2020 sulphur cap will not make up for a fast-growing flee

BIMCO Tanker Shipping 2019/3 report: A boost from the 2020 sulphur cap will not make up for a fast-growing flee
Peter Sand BIMCO Tanker Shipping 2019/3 report: A boost from the 2020 sulphur cap will not make up for a fast-growing flee Tanker Shipping A boost from the 2020 sulphur cap will not make up for a fast-growing fleet Demand drivers and freight rates Rising geo-political tensions have led to disruptions...
September 17th, 2019 | BIMCO, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Reports, Tankers | Read More

OSCAR Dragon Boat Race hits £2million raised for GOSH

OSCAR Dragon Boat Race hits £2million raised for GOSH
The winners: Borealis Maritime OSCAR Dragon Boat Race hits £2million raised for GOSH THE SIXTH ANNUAL OSCAR Dragon Boat Race took place on Friday 13 September as the finale event of London International Shipping Week 2019; the sun shone and almost 500 people were in attendance from all areas of the...
September 17th, 2019 | Charity, Clubs, Rowing, Sports | Read More

Global Maritime Security Conference (7-9 October)

Global Maritime Security Conference (7-9 October)
Global Maritime Security Conference (7-9 October) “GLOBAL MARITIME SECURITY CONFERENCE” – ADVANCING INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION FOR A SAFE, SECURE AND SUSTAINABLE OCEAN ECONOMY (ABUJA NIGERIA, 7-9 OCTOBER 2019) International Collaboration to Tackle the Security Threats Affecting the Blue Economy 17...
September 17th, 2019 | Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia
London Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia Tuesday 17 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.38.1 Commentary: Capital markets look beyond EU By David Marsh in London Relations between the UK and the rest of Europe in the economic and financial...
September 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

BDI contained fall amid an attack of Aramco installations

BDI contained fall amid an attack of Aramco installations
John Faraclas BDI contained fall amid an attack of Aramco installations The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell just one point to 2,311; Geopolitical mess expected after an attack at Aramco’s Saudi Arabia installations; John Faraclas brief recap: The Capes’ BCI was down nine points and now stands at...
September 16th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Marine cargo market characterised by “accelerating change” as underwriters…

Marine cargo market characterised by “accelerating change” as underwriters…
Sean Dalton, IUMI Cargo Committee Chair Marine cargo market characterised by “accelerating change” as underwriters take action to address continuing unprofitability, says IUMI Speaking at today’s IUMI (International Union of Marine Insurance) annual conference in Toronto, Canada, Sean...
September 16th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Insurance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC 16-Sep-2019 REDUCED VISIBILITY Singapore HAZE ALERT – 24-HOUR PSI LEVEL 101 TO 200 Singapore BREAKWATER REINSTATEMENT AT ABERDEEN SOUTH TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT AT SHEK PIK, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong SEA PARADE ON 1 OCTOBER 2019 Hong Kong Reduced visibility Monday,...
September 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue
.  Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue  THE ACCELERATING DEVELOPMENT OF SEABORNE LNG LNG carriers are evolving rapidly, with innovative containment systems, propulsion methods and re-liquefaction systems responding to charterers’ and shipowners’ changing needs. FSRU MARKET SEES...
September 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

BIMCO Shipping Market Outlook: Container shipping sector and Macroeconomics September 2019

BIMCO Shipping Market Outlook: Container shipping sector and Macroeconomics September 2019
Peter Sand BIMCO Shipping Market Outlook: Container shipping sector and Macroeconomics September 2019 MACROECONOMICS Low growth persists amid trade tensions and a slowdown in global manufacturing Global economic growth continues to slow with recession warnings sounding in many corners of the world, none...
September 16th, 2019 | BIMCO, Container shipping, Markets, Reports | Read More

YSA Design proves natural choice for exclusive SeaDream Global Yachting club

YSA Design proves natural choice for exclusive SeaDream Global Yachting club
SeaDream Innovation will introduce the concept of ‘global yachting’ to the expedition cruise market on her debut in September 2021 YSA Design proves natural choice for exclusive SeaDream Global Yachting club Proven experience in smaller ultra-luxury cruise ships and a lasting relationship with the...
September 16th, 2019 | Associations, Clubs, Yachting | Read More

Dan Sten Olsson donates peace symbole to Belfast

Dan Sten Olsson donates peace symbole to Belfast
Stena Line Knotted Gun Belfast* Dan Sten Olsson donates peace symbole to Belfast THE City of Belfast has been warmly welcomed into an illustrious group of locations around the world that have embraced The Knotted Gun sculpture and its supporting organisation, the Non-Violence Project Foundation (NVPF). The...
September 16th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Colombia

WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Colombia
WISTA International Welcomes WISTA Colombia WISTA INTERNATIONAL CONTINUES EXPANSION IN SOUTH AMERICA, WELCOMING WISTA COLOMBIA AS THE 47th NATIONAL WISTA ASSOCIATION  September 15, 2019–The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA International) will officially...
September 15th, 2019 | Associations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

William Blake: visionary exhibition at Tate Britain

William Blake: visionary exhibition at Tate Britain
The Sea of Time and Space. William Blake: visionary exhibition at Tate Britain  By James Brewer William Blake aspired to be the Michelangelo of England. He was never to achieve that ambition: some of his patrons were wealthy, but insufficiently so to sponsor his grander projects, and since he was unable...
September 15th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Sep-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 SEPTEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 September 2019 Saturday, September 14, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Sep (Mon) – Malaysia Day 17 Sep (Tue) – Angolan National...
September 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Revised Energy Taxation Directive should enable the transition to the decarbonisation of maritime transport

Revised Energy Taxation Directive should enable the transition to the decarbonisation of maritime transport
Martin Dorsman Revised Energy Taxation Directive should enable the transition to the decarbonisation of maritime transport The European maritime industry partners – ECSA, INTERFERRY, EUDA and CLIA Europe – welcome the long awaited report on the evaluation of the Energy Taxation Directive...
September 14th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Want a level playing field?

Want a level playing field?
Want a level playing field? SHIPPINGInsight 2019 The 8th Annual Fleet Optimization & Innovation Conference & Exhibition October 15-17, 2019, Stamford Hilton, Stamford, Connecticut, USA Register Today https://www.shippinginsight.com/attend/shippinginsight-2019/ Special hotel rates https://www.shippinginsight.com/hotel/ A...
September 14th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Marine Money Week Asia – Don’t Miss it. Register Now!

Marine Money Week Asia – Don’t Miss it. Register Now!
Singapore Marine Money Week Asia – Don’t Miss it. Register Now! 18th ANNUAL MARINE MONEY WEEK ASIA– CHANGING WINDS & FORTUNES –24th & 25th September 2019, St. Regis, Singapore https://www.marinemoney.com/forum/SIN19 Dear All, In less than 2 weeks, Asia’s largest gathering of...
September 14th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Fed urged to block Trump re-election, DeLisle Worrell on the IMF, and the dollar’s reserve currency role

Fed urged to block Trump re-election, DeLisle Worrell on the IMF, and the dollar’s reserve currency role
USA’s President Donald Trump Fed urged to block Trump re-election, DeLisle Worrell on the IMF, and the dollar’s reserve currency role THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 9-13 September 2019, Vol.10 Ed.37 Most-Read Commentary Fed urged to block...
September 14th, 2019 | Climate, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More