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Dynama: Consolidation in the offshore industry – what does it mean for workforce planning?

Dynama: Consolidation in the offshore industry – what does it mean for workforce planning?
Lee Clarke Consolidation in the offshore industry – what does it mean for workforce planning? According to Lee Clarke at Dynama, today’s mega mergers and alliances signal a tremendous business opportunity but what is the impact on workforce planning?  Here he takes us through the challenges and...
July 12th, 2018 | Energy, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

DP World reiterates Validity of Doraleh Container Terminal Concession and Exclusivity Rights

DP World reiterates Validity of Doraleh Container Terminal Concession and Exclusivity Rights
Global trade enabler warns against violation or face legal action DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, July 12, 2018/ —   DP World (http://web.DPWorld.com),  reiterated today that its concession agreement for the Doraleh Container Terminal (DTC) remains in force, warning that the government’s illegal...
July 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Boskalis Nederland aiming for 35% CO2 reduction with GoodFuels biofuel

Boskalis Nederland aiming for 35% CO2 reduction with GoodFuels biofuel
.. Rotterdam, July 12, 2018 – Boskalis Nederland and biofuel supplier GoodFuels have announced a long-term partnership aimed at furthering Boskalis’ sustainable practices. Reducing CO2 emissions is one of Boskalis’ long-term objectives. A 35% reduction in the CO2 emitted by the fleet and equipment...
July 12th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Wind energy powers Kaleido in Argentina

Wind energy powers Kaleido in Argentina
.. Argentina’s growing interest in wind energy is giving the Spanish-based forwarding and logistics company, Kaleido, significant optimism for its recently opened branch in Buenos Aires. Whilst Argentina has a long tradition of using wind energy on its farms, the government is keen to make sure...
July 12th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

IUA press comment on Brexit White Paper

IUA press comment on Brexit White Paper
Dave Matcham Viewers can find here below a comment from the International Underwriting Association on the publication of the UK Government’s Brexit White Paper Dave Matcham, chief executive of the International Underwriting Association, said: “The IUA welcomes publication of the Government’s Brexit...
July 12th, 2018 | Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 12 July 2018

HFW Insurance Bulletin 12 July 2018
Costas FrangeskidesPartnerHolman Fenwick Willan LLP The HFW Insurance Bulletin weekending 12 July 2018 In this week’s Bulletin: 1. REGULATION AND LEGISLATION UK: EIOPA launches InsurTech insight survey UK: InsurTech – four legal and regulatory challenges that all new products face UK:...
July 12th, 2018 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, News | Read More

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future

TOC Europe 2018 hits record attendance with focus on smart, collaborative future
From the latest TOC London, 12 July 2018 – TOC Europe, the world’s leading exhibition and conference hub for global port and terminal operators, container supply chain professionals and technology providers, welcomed close to 4,000 industry executives at its 43rd edition in Rotterdam this June. The...
July 12th, 2018 | Automobiles, Canals, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Damen supporting European shipbuilding with NAVAIS coordination

Damen supporting European shipbuilding with NAVAIS coordination
Damen Road Ferry 8117 Artist Impression EC-funded programme to improve sustainability in shipbuilding and maintain Europe’s leading role in complex vessel construction Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, in close cooperation with Netherlands Maritime Technology (NMT), is to coordinate the NAVAIS programme....
July 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Taxation, Technical | Read More

Unstructured and complex data stifling progress in digitalisation says SHIPSERV

Unstructured and complex data stifling progress in digitalisation says SHIPSERV
Kim Skaarup, Chief Operating Officer, ShipServ Research shows maritime buyers are missing commercial opportunities to optimise procurement efficiencies and cut costs due to the industry’s challenge with the structure, fragmentation and complexity of data, as well as the ability to harness it   LONDON...
July 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, News | Read More

Marine-i helps The National Lobster Hatchery strengthen its pioneering Research team

Marine-i helps The National Lobster Hatchery strengthen its pioneering Research team
The National Lobster Hatchery’s two new graduate researchers, (L) EmmaTheobald and (R) Elsa Domoney. Photo credit: Ikandi Media The Marine-i programme has helped two talented University of Exeter science graduates to achieve their dream of working on a globally important research project for The...
July 12th, 2018 | Academia, Charity, Environment, Fisheries, HR, Oceanology | Read More

FEPORT welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament report on Combined Transport

FEPORT welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament report on Combined Transport
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Brussels, July 12th, 2018  –  FEPORT welcomes the adoption of the European Parliament report on Combined Transport FEPORT welcomes the adoption on July 10th, 2018 of the report of the Transport and Tourism (TRAN) Committee of the European Parliament on the proposed revision...
July 12th, 2018 | European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Environmental Awards 2018 honor HELMEPA

Environmental Awards 2018 honor HELMEPA
The Chairman of the Judging Committee Dr Katia Lazaridis, Deputy Rector of Academic Affairs and International Relations at Harokopio University, presenting HELMEPA’s honorary award to the association’s representative Constantinos Andreadis On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, the Hellenic Marine Environment...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 12, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, July 12, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global stocks and commodities rebounded in early trade on Thursday with markets trying to consolidate from y-day’s sell-off due to the escalation of the trade dispute between the US and China following the US Trade Representative’s...
July 12th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

New export director at LIQUI MOLY

New export director at LIQUI MOLY
Salvatore Coniglio Salvatore Coniglio wants to further internationalize the company July 2018 – German oil and additive specialist LIQUI MOLY has a new director for its increasingly important export business: Salvatore Coniglio (50). He was previously the deputy export director. “We will reinforce...
July 12th, 2018 | Automobiles, Company Profiles, Markets, Oil Industry, Person Profiles | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018
News from The Nautical Institute includes: The New issue of The Navigator (No.18) Meeting the new president Members Webminar on MASS and a few more than interesting reports and news; log on and tell us your views: NEW! Issue 18 of The Navigator Vessel...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Celebrating 50 years of pioneers and first-evers at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show

Celebrating 50 years of pioneers and first-evers at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show
The legacy boat show! This year TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show celebrates its golden anniversary. Over the last 50 years it has been the launchpad for boating legends, seen the evolution of ground-breaking technology and tracked the rise of global marine brands…and shows no sign of stopping! Taking...
July 12th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Maersk Supply Service completes tow of semi-submersible

Maersk Supply Service completes tow of semi-submersible
The “Maersk Master”, which carried out the tow Maersk Supply Service has successfully completed the tow of a semi-submersible from Las Palmas to North-Western Australia. The tow was carried out by new-build Anchor Handling Tug Supply vessel Maersk Master of the Starfish series, whose energy...
July 12th, 2018 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Dry Market Volatility and Geopolitics Mayhem

Dry Market Volatility and Geopolitics Mayhem
John Faraclas The BDI (Dry Baltic Index) despite gaining 31 points since yesterday , looks volatile and vulnerable; geopolitics might redraw European and World order. John Faraclas’ midweek recap: The BDI now stands at 1,586 points thanks to the Panamaxes’ maintained low-level surge – 64 points...
July 11th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
11-Jul-2018 TRUCK DRIVER PROTESTS AROUND PORT Lagos, Nigeria PROCESSING OF CRUISE SHIP ENTRY PERMITS Indonesia Truck driver protests around port Wednesday, July 11, 2018, Lagos, Nigeria An ongoing strike and protests by truck drivers and motor boys is causing disruption to traffic into and out of...
July 11th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Management News from the American Club

Management News from the American Club
Dorothea Ioannou. MANAGEMENT NEWS from the American Club  Your Managers are pleased to announce the following recent promotions to new roles within the senior management team. Dorothea Ioannou has assumed the position of Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) with responsibility for the implementation of overall...
July 11th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

IBIA: Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020!

IBIA: Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020!
Please join us in Copenhagen (6 – 8 November 2018) at our IBIA Annual Convention to learn more about both. The IBIA Annual Convention is one of the most anticipated Bunker and Shipping events in the industry. Around 200 delegates, including Ship Owners, Bunker Suppliers, Traders, Port Authorities,...
July 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 11, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, July 11, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Trade dispute between the US and China continues to escalate. In response to China’s retaliatory measures following the US imposition of an additional 25% duty on Chinese goods with an annual trade value of c. $34bn, effective from...
July 11th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Multraship continues to build on diverse fleet in ultra-competitive market

Multraship continues to build on diverse fleet in ultra-competitive market
… Leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship is continuing to build up its marine service provider capacity and rapid response capability with a number of new additions to its varied fleet of vessels. On 7 July, the 453-gt Fire-Fighting tug Multratug 31 was christened at Terneuzen in the...
July 11th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

IMCA adds to its experienced diving technical team

IMCA adds to its experienced diving technical team
Alan Melia The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has announced the appointment of Alan Melia as Technical Adviser – Diving. As a member of IMCA’s highly experienced Diving Division team, he will advise on all aspects of how diving operations can be carried out safely and efficiently. Alan...
July 11th, 2018 | Associations, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC Dubai goes live with specialist storage solution to ensure food quality

GAC Dubai goes live with specialist storage solution to ensure food quality
GAC Dubai Contract Logistics is using HVAC (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning) technology to respond to its customers’ needs for specialist storage to prevent tainting between foodstuffs. Its new 1,700 pallet specialist facility in Jebel Ali is dedicated to goods that emit a strong scent...
July 11th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More