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Global Eagle Named Fastest-Growing Global Teleport Operator in 2016 Rankings

Global Eagle Named Fastest-Growing Global Teleport Operator in 2016 Rankings
GEE Receives Rankings in All Three Categories by World Teleport Association LOS ANGELES – Jan. 19, 2017 – Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (GEE) (NASDAQ:ENT) was named the fastest-growing global satellite teleport operator by revenue in the 2016 rankings published by the World Teleport Association...
January 19th, 2017 | Awards, IT and Communications | Read More

Salt Technologies, a new Grupo Lindley company

Salt Technologies, a new Grupo Lindley company
Salt Technologies is a marine engineering company recently formed in London (UK) under Grupo Lindley’s umbrella. The new company incorporates an excellent team of engineers and naval architects with extensive experience in engineering consultancy for offshore, oil & gas and renewable energy...
January 19th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Company Profiles, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Floating wind farms as vectors for the spread of invasive species

Floating wind farms as vectors for the spread of invasive species
Research begun by the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) looks at how floating wind farms could provide a new route for invasive species to spread across the oceans. The movement of marine species from their native territory to other regions where they can have devastating effects on local...
January 19th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, IMarEST | Read More

Trend Analysis for selected Tankers and Dry-bulk carriers 4th Quarter 2016

Trend Analysis for selected Tankers and Dry-bulk carriers 4th Quarter 2016
Alan McCarthy Alan McCarthy’s “Trend Analysis for Selected Tankers and Dry-bulk Carriers 4 th Quarter 2016”, comes at no better time. A summary first and then the full and in depth situation/findings:  Summary Charts for values & earnings 20 year history and depreciation schedules...
January 19th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Tracey Crouch MP visits LBS and presents superyacht UK young designer accolade

Tracey Crouch MP visits LBS and presents superyacht UK young designer accolade
Tracey Crouch MP and Saskia Clark MBE; Right image: British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, welcomed Tracey Crouch MP, Minister for Sport, Tourism and Heritage to the London Boat Show yesterday (Thursday 12 January). The Minister...
January 19th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Maritime union RMT responds to important new report on UK seafarer jobs

Maritime union RMT responds to important new report on UK seafarer jobs
Mick Cash MARITIME UNION RMT responded to the report published today on UK Seafarer Projections, carried out for the Department for Transport by Oxford Economics, in line with the recommendations of the Maritime Growth Study. The report forecasts significant increases in the UK shipping industry’s...
January 19th, 2017 | HR, Jobs | Read More

Human Rights at Sea launches new Legal Research Programme…

Human Rights at Sea launches new Legal Research Programme…
Human Rights at Sea launches new Legal Research Programme focused on maritime human rights issues Human Rights at Sea today launches its innovative Legal Research Programme as part of the expanding charitable work published through its online maritime human rights platform. Established earlier this...
January 19th, 2017 | Charity, HR, Legal, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Servowatch to supply two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels

Servowatch to supply two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels
OPV (Offshore Patrol vessel) Servowatch to supply two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels with its most advanced Integrated Platform Management System As military vessels become even more complex it becomes critical that integrated systems work under the strictest of conditions and...
January 19th, 2017 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

US wasted its wealth on wars – Ma: Daily Wealth Letter

US wasted its wealth on wars – Ma: Daily Wealth Letter
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (vist www.thewealthforums.com for...
January 19th, 2017 | Reports | Read More

Selektope® antifouling agent inventor I-Tech expands team with senior appointment

Selektope® antifouling agent inventor I-Tech expands team with senior appointment
Catherine Austin Catherine Austin has assumed the role of Director Marketing and Communications at Gothenburg-based I-Tech, inventor and supplier of the unique marine anti-fouling agent Selektope®.   In the newly-created position Catherine Austin will direct the marketing strategy and external communications...
January 19th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 19, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 19, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major equity markets in Asia moved lower on Thursday while USD rebounded and long-dated US Treasury yields rose, after Fed Chair Janet...
January 19th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Glendinning joins Greystoke Team in Vancouver

Glendinning joins Greystoke Team in Vancouver
David Glendinning Vancouver, BC (January 18, 2017) The Vancouver International Maritime Centre (VIMC) is delighted to welcome David Glendinning to Greystoke Marine Management, head-quartered in Vancouver. David Glendinning is a Master Mariner with eighteen years at sea with a successful career of onshore...
January 19th, 2017 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Whither container shipping? IMIF is told of “reasons to be cheerful”

Whither container shipping? IMIF is told of “reasons to be cheerful”
Ian Webber delivering his slides speech Emerging trends in the benighted container shipping sector offer some grounds for optimism, the International Maritime Industries Forum heard at its latest meeting. Ian Webber, chief executive of Global Ship Lease Inc, discerned what he called some “reasons to...
January 18th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Reports, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Capers alone cannot save the Markets, BREXIT shakes the World

Capers alone cannot save the Markets, BREXIT shakes the World
John Faraclas The Capers volatility will remain and bold cautiousness is a must; BREXIT shakes the World in its foundations, not just Europe’s. John Faraclas midweek briefing: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed today at 952 points – that’s 30 points plus since yesterday, thanks, once again to...
January 18th, 2017 | Chartering, Containers, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Jan-2017 STOWAWAYS & ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS ON BOARD BARGES Singapore POLLUTION IN IZMIT BAY Izmit Bay, Turkey Stowaways & illegal immigrants on board barges Wednesday, January 18, 2017, Singapore The Singapore Police Coast Guard has issued an advisory to masters and...
January 18th, 2017 | Environment, Immigration, Oil Spill, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New turbochargers from L’Orange promise more power, less fuel, less emissions.

New turbochargers from L’Orange promise more power, less fuel, less emissions.
Latest turbochargers offer high performance and efficiency for large industrial engines Stuttgart, January 2017 L’Orange – the leading German manufacturer of injection technology – has introduced a new range of high performance and efficient turbochargers for large industrial diesel engines...
January 18th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Ice advisory – port of Odessa, Ukraine

Ice advisory – port of Odessa, Ukraine
Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is warning that an ice advisory has been issued by Odessa Sea Port Authority in Ukraine due to ice forming in the port harbour. From 00:00 on 18 January until further notice, all vessels without ice class classification will need to present a guarantee letter to the...
January 18th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Your industry event in Shanghai this March

Your industry event in Shanghai this March
 VISITING     EXHIBITING     CONFERENCE    CONTACT US REGISTER NOW   Over 200 Global Exhibitors Intermodal Asia is the world-leading exhibition and conference...
January 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Diana fixes on period two more vessels

Diana fixes on period two more vessels
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V SANTA BARBARA WITH  CARGILL AND M/V SALT LAKE CITY WITH UNIPER  ATHENS, GREECE, January 18, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today...
January 18th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

DNV GL – Supersizing car carriers – New Horizon Class

DNV GL – Supersizing car carriers – New Horizon Class
… Similar to container vessels, bulk carriers and cruise ships, car carriers are rapidly growing in size. A new series of the world’s largest pure car and truck carriers sets a new standard for this segment. The final two vessels in a series of six New Horizon Class pure car and truck carriers...
January 18th, 2017 | Car trade, Classification Societies, Insight, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO welcomes entry into force of financial security for seafarers

IMO welcomes entry into force of financial security for seafarers
IMO’s Legal Committee maintains a standing agenda item, to keep under review the provision of financial security in case of abandonment of seafarers, and shipowners’ responsibilities in respect of contractual claims for personal injury to, or death of seafarers. IMO Secretary-General Kitack...
January 18th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, ILO, IMO, Legal | Read More

“Corruption in shipping has always been there…

“Corruption in shipping has always been there…
The panel with BIMCO’s Grant Hunter delivering his slides paper ‘Corruption in shipping has always been there, so there’s nothing we can do. I do not think that is enough any more’ Facilitation payments, made in order to “oil the wheels” to enable shipping operations to proceed on schedule...
January 18th, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Maritime Fraud | Read More

World Economic Forum panel event announce initiative to change the World of Refugee Girls

P&G AND ITS ALWAYS BRAND ANNOUNCE COMMITMENT TO CHANGING THE WORLD OF REFUGEE GIRLS In partnership with UNESCO and Save the Children, P&G and its Always feminine care brand help rebuild the confidence of girls impacted by the Syrian crisis through education and skill development. DAVOS, WORLD...
January 18th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Immigration | Read More

MISC BHD CEREMONY FOR FSP BENCHMAS 2 PROJECT

MISC BHD CEREMONY FOR FSP BENCHMAS 2 PROJECT
Commemorative Photo with the Project Management Team from MISC Offshore Business, MHB and AET. MISC BERHAD HOSTS COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY FOR FSO BENCHAMAS 2 PROJECT MISC Berhad (“MISC”) today celebrated the commencement of FSO Benchamas 2 conversion, in a ceremony at MMHE West Yard, Pasir Gudang. In...
January 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In her much anticipated speech yesterday, UK Premier Theresa May set out the government’s 12 negotiating priorities plan for upcoming...
January 18th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More