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Contestants Now Being Accepted for 2019 SHIPPINGInsight SHARK TANK

Contestants Now Being Accepted for 2019 SHIPPINGInsight SHARK TANK
 Contestants Now Being Accepted for 2019 SHIPPINGInsight SHARK TANK STAMFORD, Conn. – August 8, 2019 – Contestants for SHIPPINGInsight’s 2019 SHARK TANK are now being accepted for start-ups and new technologies and services to compete for the SHIPPINGInsight Innovation Award, to be presented at...
August 8th, 2019 | Awards | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Aug-2019 FIVE-DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY Turkey BAD WEATHER/STRONG WIND WARNINGS Brazil PORT STILL OPERATING DESPITE CLASHES Aden, Yemen ONE-WAY TRAFFIC RECOMMENDED FOR STONE PLACEMENT WORKS Lower Mississippi River, United States Five-day public holiday Thursday, August 8, 2019, Turkey All...
August 8th, 2019 | Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Deloitte Launches New Customs Compliance Business – Deloitte Global Trade Bureau

Deloitte Launches New Customs Compliance Business – Deloitte Global Trade Bureau
Deloitte Launches New Customs Compliance Business – Deloitte Global Trade Bureau Deloitte is announcing the launch of Deloitte Global Trade Bureau, its new customs compliance business. Deloitte Global Trade Bureau will help clients understand customs regulations by submitting supplementary customs...
August 8th, 2019 | Accountancy, Taxation | Read More

Helm Operations announces tie up with the ACTion group

Helm Operations announces tie up with the ACTion group
Helm Operations announces tie up with the ACTion group Leading SubM consultancy partners with top maritime software company to help ease the burden of new regulations while digitizing fleet operations. Victoria, BC – August 2019 Helm Operations (Victoria, BC, Canada) and the ACTion group (Channelview...
August 8th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Join us at the LISW19 Conference

Join us at the LISW19 Conference
. Join us at the LISW19 Conference | London International Shipping Week Newsletter LISW19 CONFERENCE Whatever your plans for LISW19, do not miss the LISW Headline Conference on Thursday 12 September at the Grosvenor House Hotel. The combination of a remarkable line up of internationally renowned speakers...
August 8th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Shipping Centers | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 8 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 8 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 8 August 2019) HIGHLIGHTS August 8, 2019 Global markets Global equity markets traded in the black on Thursday as PBoC’s stronger-than-expected daily fixing of its currency, as well as a Chinese article stating that “insiders on both sides expect September’s...
August 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

We are very pleased to announce that Greencarrier is enabling The Ship Götheborg to sail again.

We are very pleased to announce that Greencarrier is enabling The Ship Götheborg to sail again.
. We are very pleased to announce that Greencarrier is enabling The Ship Götheborg to sail again. This means we take the full operational and financial responsibility for the ship for the next two years. SOIC Ship Management AB will organizationally be a subsidiary of Greencarrier AB. It will be fantastic...
August 8th, 2019 | Charity, Maritime History and Museums, Sailing | Read More

ABP Southampton working to maintain safety during Cowes Week

ABP Southampton working to maintain safety during Cowes Week
The Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) AIS screen during Cowes Week ​ ABP Southampton working to maintain safety during Cowes Week ABP Southampton is preparing for the challenge of managing all of the traffic that will flow through the port during this year’s Cowes Week, which will see up to 8,000 competitors...
August 8th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Missing the boat: UK kids Un-shore of A-B-Seas

Missing the boat: UK kids Un-shore of  A-B-Seas
Lesley Robinson Missing the boat: UK kids Un-shore of  A-B-Seas 35% of British kids have never been in a boat on the sea and close to a quarter (24%) have never been swimming in the ocean Almost one in three (27%) don’t know the Earth’s surface is covered primarily by water Just over one in 10...
August 8th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Reports, Rowing, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Get ExxonMobil’s latest marine industry insights sent straight to your inbox

Get ExxonMobil’s latest marine industry insights sent straight to your inbox
. Get ExxonMobil’s latest marine industry insights sent straight to your inbox ExxonMobil’s ‘Voyager’ newsletter regularly delivers knowledge and expert insight for the marine industry. Each issue offers discussions on key topics, such as the implications of the 0.50% global sulphur cap and...
August 8th, 2019 | Communication, Oil Industry, Press and Media | Read More

Remote surveys minimize disruption to operations

Remote surveys minimize disruption to operations
. Remote surveys minimize disruption to operations Minimizing disruption to operations while ensuring top quality are key goals of DNV GL’s remote surveying offer. “It’s all about doing things faster and more efficiently, but still doing them well,” says Stener Olav Stenersen, head of services...
August 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Time is ripe for radical EMU reform, OMFIF-DZ BANK capital markets conference

Time is ripe for radical EMU reform, OMFIF-DZ BANK capital markets conference
. Time is ripe for radical EMU reform, OMFIF-DZ BANK capital markets conference Thursday 8 August 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.32.3 Commentary: Time is ripe for radical EMU reform By Marcello Minenna in Rome Euro area reform is proceeding at a snail’s pace. The May European elections exposed a politically...
August 8th, 2019 | Banking, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour…

Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour…
John Faraclas Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 22 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,712; Geopolitics getting sour all over Planet Ocean. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI might go below the 3,000 points if the daily...
August 7th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Port of Los Angeles and nearby Marine Exchange join NAMEPA

Port of Los Angeles and nearby Marine Exchange join NAMEPA
Kip Louttit, Marine Exchange of Southern California Port of Los Angeles and nearby Marine Exchange Join NAMEPA NAMEPA Expands US West Coast Presence as The Port of Los Angeles and Marine Exchange of Southern California Join as New Members August 7, 2019 – Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Clubs, Environment | Read More

2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open

2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open
2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open NAMEPA annually recognizes companies, associations, government agencies, academic institutions and individuals whose efforts support our mission to “Save Our Seas”.  Since our inception in 2007, NAMEPA has been engaging maritime...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project
Worldwide Terminals Fernandina chooses Octopi by Navis’ SaaS TOS as part of its port modernization project Port of Fernandina, operated by Worldwide Terminals Fernandina, will go live with Octopi Q4 2019 Oakland, CA — August 7, 2019 — Octopi, part of  Navis, and Cargotec Corporation, provider...
August 7th, 2019 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

CSA’s Kathy Metcalf to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

CSA’s Kathy Metcalf to receive Lifetime Achievement Award
Kathy Metcalf CSA’s Kathy Metcalf to receive Lifetime Achievement Award Maritime champion Kathy Metcalf chosen as Lloyd’s List’s  Americas Lifetime Achievement Award winner Kathy Metcalf, President and Chief Executive of the Chamber of Shipping of America, has been selected by Lloyd’s List’s...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 07-Aug-2019 RESTRICTION ON VESSELS IN EASTERN ANCHORAGE DEMARCATED AREA & OFF MARINA BARRAGE Singapore MAXIMUM DRAUGHT FOR TRANSITING BULK CARRIERS & TANKERS Torres Strait, Australia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Restriction on vessels in Eastern Anchorage...
August 7th, 2019 | Canals | Read More

Lukoil Lubes ready for Compliant Fuels

Lukoil Lubes ready for Compliant Fuels
(l to r) Aravinth Sridharan, Nikeel Idnani, Sanjiv Wazir, June Manoharan, Saif Anabtawi & Sajeevhan Manoharan Lukoil Lubes ready for Compliant Fuels Dubai, 25 July 2019 The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) UAE branch hosted a conference sponsored by Lukoil where 151...
August 7th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST | Read More

Maritime’s “Monolith Moment”- The Dawn of a New Era

Maritime’s “Monolith Moment”- The Dawn of a New Era
Maritime’s “Monolith Moment”- The Dawn of a New Era  How many of you have watched 2001: A Space Odyssey in the past couple of years? If you have, you will see how closely the movie reflects where we are in shipping today. In the movie, a black monolith appears at pivotal times communicating...
August 7th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report
. Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report Seafarers working on board cruise ships and ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows The latest Seafarers Happiness Index report, published this week by The Mission to Seafarers, has revealed that seafarers working on board cruise ships...
August 7th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, P and I Clubs, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme_New Groups

ICS Professional Maritime Programme_New Groups
ICS Professional Maritime Programme – New Groups Starting September 2019 New Groups The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year Course which has been designed to...
August 7th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Damen signs milestone pontoon order

Damen signs milestone pontoon order
Damen Stan Pontoonnce Damen signs milestone pontoon order Damen Shipyards Group has recently signed a contract for the delivery of a pontoon to France-based company, Marc SA. The contract is a significant one for Damen, being the 100th order for a pontoon since the company opened its dedicated Pontoons...
August 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 7 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 7 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 7, 2019 Global markets Wall Street rebounded overnight with S&P 500 closing +1.30% higher, following comments from President Trump’s economic advisor Larry Kudlow that the US administration is planning to host a Chinese delegation for trade negotiations...
August 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Baleària Caribbean links Fort Lauderdale and Bimini with a high-speed ferry

Baleària Caribbean links Fort Lauderdale and Bimini with a high-speed ferry
.. Baleària Caribbean links Fort Lauderdale and Bimini with a high-speed ferry   Starting Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Baleària will be the official Resorts World Bimini shipping company between Port Everglades (South Florida) and Bimini  This Wednesday, the 7th of August, Baleària Caribbean...
August 7th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More