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Prevention at Sea assembles expert committee to progress a safe business culture in shipping

Prevention at Sea assembles expert committee to progress a safe business culture in shipping
Maritime safety heavyweights evaluate and enhance Prevention at Sea’s human-centred risk assessment methodology. Prevention at Sea assembles expert committee to progress a safe business culture in shipping Collaborative development of a risk assessment methodology with a human-centred approach CYPRUS...
December 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

UMI 2019 statistical report released today

UMI 2019 statistical report released today
IUMI 2019 statistical report released today Uncertainty prevails across all marine insurance lines Today – 2 December 2019 – the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) has released its 2019 statistical report – IUMI Stats. This is the second in a series of annual reports launched...
December 2nd, 2019 | Marine Insurance, Reports, Statistics | Read More

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance
Albertine Hanin GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance Albertine Hanin has been appointed EVP Group Legal & Insurance at GEODIS. She becomes a member of the Group’s Management Board, directly reports to Marie-Christine Lombard, Chief Executive Officer of GEODIS.  Albertine...
December 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

#IAPH2020 Preview

#IAPH2020 Preview
#IAPH2020 Preview #IAPH2020 – Not just for ports The World Ports Conference starts a new life in Antwerp next March. The event will now occur annually and will become a platform where port managers not only meet their peers, but also meet with their customers, service providers, regulators and...
December 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Diana reports financial results for Q3 and nine months ended 30 Sept. 2019

Diana reports financial results for Q3 and nine months ended 30 Sept. 2019
. DIANA SHIPPING INC. REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS  FOR THE third quarter AND nine months ended September 30, 2019 ATHENS, GREECE, December 2, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today reported net...
December 2nd, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

U-Freight takes e+Solutions to Malaysia

U-Freight takes e+Solutions to Malaysia
A U-Freight’s e+Solutions team giving the thumbs up to the e-commerce logistics hub that has been set up in Penang. U-Freight takes e+Solutions to Malaysia Just six months after its launch in Hong Kong, the U-Freight Group is taking e+Solutions, its logistics product designed for e-commerce start-ups,...
December 2nd, 2019 | Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Wilhelmsen launches exclusive early adopter program for 3D printed marine spare parts

Wilhelmsen launches exclusive early adopter program for 3D printed marine spare parts
Hakon_Ellekjaer Wilhelmsen launches exclusive early adopter program for 3D printed marine spare parts A number of global cruise, dry bulk and ship management companies have signed up to Wilhelmsen’s 3DP printing early adopter program (EAP) for 3D printing, eliminating the need for physical inventory...
December 2nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

China’s BRI hits a brick wall: Macro Macchiato 02/12/19

China’s BRI hits a brick wall: Macro Macchiato 02/12/19
  China’s BRI hits a brick wall: Macro Macchiato 02/12/19 I’ve been writing a course on the evolution of the Chinese shipping industry over the last 40 years and its likely trajectory over the next 20 years, to be hosted by Lloyd’s Maritime Academy. It starts this week in case you’re...
December 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Stream Marine Training launches MCA Approved Engine Course

Stream Marine Training launches MCA Approved Engine Course
l-r: Tony in’t Hout and Patrick McCabe, Directors of Stream Marine’s Technical Training business Stream Marine Training Launches MCA Approved Engine Course Stream Marine Training (SMT) has launched its Approved Engine Course (AEC) part 2, at its Glasgow headquarters.   One of only three...
December 2nd, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training, Technical | Read More

Naval architects must check provenance of third-party designs, says ITIC

Naval architects must check provenance of third-party designs, says ITIC In a recent case, an International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) member faced legal action for unwittingly infringing design copyright. The member, a naval architect, was asked by a customer to provide final designs and specifications...
December 2nd, 2019 | Legal, P and I Clubs | Read More

ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition

ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition
. ClassNK Magazine 86th Edition The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 86 This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: Insights from Mr. Fumihiko...
December 2nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 2, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 2, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 2, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 2, 2019 Global Markets Risk-on sentiment prevailed supported by prevailing market optimism that the US and China are close to signing a preliminary trade deal in spite of the US Hong Kong bill, which...
December 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

OSLO Børs: Rules and regulations: Fee adjustments for issuers from January 2020

OSLO Børs:  Rules and regulations: Fee adjustments for issuers from January 2020
OSLO Børs:  Rules and regulations: Fee adjustments for issuers from January 2020 Fee adjustments for issuers from January 2020 02/12/2019 Effective as from 1 January 2020 Oslo Børs will adjust the fees applicable to issuers on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market and Nordic ABM.  Please find...
December 2nd, 2019 | Markets, Regulatory, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä and Silverstream to collaborate on accelerating deployment of air lubrication technology

Wärtsilä and Silverstream to collaborate on accelerating deployment of air lubrication technology
Wärtsilä and Silverstream to collaborate on accelerating deployment of air lubrication technology Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 December 2019 at 2 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä, and Silverstream Technologies, the leading air lubrication solution provider, today announced the signing of a Licence...
December 2nd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dora Maar: indomitable surrealist photographer is celebrated at Tate Modern

Dora Maar: indomitable surrealist photographer is celebrated at Tate Modern
Dora Maar. Harvard Art Museums. Dora Maar: indomitable surrealist photographer is celebrated at Tate Modern By James Brewer Her eager depictions of the ethos of the modern woman of the 1930s saw models – clothed and nude – floating beyond the cultural norms of the times. Swinging in her photography...
December 1st, 2019 | Exhibitions, Fashion, Photography | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC 30-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 DECEMBER 2019 World Holidays: 1-14 December 2019 Saturday, November 30, 2019, Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 2 Dec (Mon) – UAE National Day 2 Dec (Mon) – Kazakhstan First President’s Day 5...
November 30th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

New Fed reports fall short on risks, Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, and more

New Fed reports fall short on risks, Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, and more
Fed Chair Jerome Powell New Fed reports fall short on risks, Statism v. ‘safety first’ in UK election, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 25-30 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.48 Most-Read Commentary New Fed reports fall short on risks: In 2018...
November 30th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

The BDI “recovers”, Wets “falling” and Geopolitics more than messy…

The BDI “recovers”, Wets “falling” and Geopolitics more than messy…
John Faraclas                             The BDI “recovers”, Wets “falling” and Geopolitics more than messy… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 61 points earlier on today and now reads 1,528 – over and above the 1,500 points....
November 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Flags, IMO, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Centers | Read More

Blue Economy Finance and Investment News – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Success

Blue Economy Finance and Investment News – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Success
Blue Economy Finance and Investment News – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Success World Ocean Council SOS 2019 Success re “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy” Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2019 Generates Global, High-Level, High-Energy Dialogue...
November 29th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Oceanology, Pollution, Shipfinance | Read More

Panama maintains category A in the IMO Council with an absolute majority of votes

Panama maintains category A in the IMO Council with an absolute majority of votes
. Panama maintains category A in the IMO Council with an absolute majority of votes Once again, Panama hosted their traditional Panama party for all IMO Delegates and guests, attending this week the 31st session of the IMO Assembly at IMO Headquarters in London, from 25 November to 4 December 2019. We...
November 29th, 2019 | Flags, IMO | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Nov-2019 OUTFALL STRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION & INSTALLATION OF SILT CURTAINS Singapore COLLISION AT ISTANBUL ANCHORAGE AREA Bosphorus, Turkey HEIGHTENED ALERT FOR PLAGUE Philippines TYPHOON KAMMURI STRENGTHENS Philippines DREDGING WORKS Melbourne, Australia TRANSIT OF TANKERS...
November 29th, 2019 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

IMO Assembly elects new 40-Member Council

IMO Assembly elects new 40-Member Council
. IMO Assembly elects new 40-Member Council The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization has elected the following States to be Members of its Council for the 2020-2021 biennium: Category (a)    10 States with the largest interest in providing international shipping services: China, Greece,...
November 29th, 2019 | Flags, IMO | Read More

Shipping number of the week: Most VLCCs delivered in 40 years

Shipping number of the week: Most VLCCs delivered in 40 years
The BIMCO House Shipping number of the week: Most VLCCs delivered in 40 years The Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) fleet has grown at a staggering rate of 8% year to date in November. The 65 VLCCs delivered in the first 11 months of 2019 will mark the highest number of deliveries since 1976. A total of...
November 29th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Markets, Reports, Tankers | Read More

Breaking barriers and uniting ideas to take shipping forward

Breaking barriers and uniting ideas to take shipping forward
Dr. Aleka Sheppard during her keynote speech Breaking barriers and uniting ideas to take shipping forward A vision of synergy for the exchange of knowledge, the forging of bonds and the promotion of the maritime and legal strengths of London gave birth to the London Shipping Law Centre and provided the...
November 29th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events, Insight, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Story of the Year | Read More

Statement: The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) welcomes decision by the Government of India to embrace The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships (HKC)

Statement: The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) welcomes decision by the Government of India to embrace The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships (HKC)
Guy Platten Statement: The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) welcomes decision by the Government of India to embrace The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships (HKC) LONDON, 29th NOVEMBER – The Indian government has ratified the HKC, significantly...
November 29th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, Ship Demolitions | Read More