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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Apr-2019 DREDGING OPERATIONS AT MA LIU SHUI Hong Kong Dredging operations at Ma Liu Shui Thursday, April 11, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately 7 months, dredging operations will be carried out in the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates (WGS 84...
April 11th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose
Agency Manager David Thorburn (left) with the Harbourmaster of Montrose Port Authority, Tom Hutchison and local legend Bamse the St Bernard. GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 11 April 2019 – GAC UK has opened its 20th branch at the historic port of Montrose...
April 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Monty Halls headlines Marina Conference 2019 sponsored by Walcon

Monty Halls headlines Marina Conference 2019 sponsored by Walcon
Lesley Robinson Monty Halls headlines Marina Conference 2019 sponsored by Walcon British TV broadcaster and marine biologist, Monty Halls, will deliver a talk on protecting the environment and the role marinas can play in that at this year’s Marina Conference sponsored by Walcon, which runs from 24-25...
April 11th, 2019 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for Young Designer Competition

Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for Young Designer Competition
Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for its established Young Designer Competition 25 & 26 June 2019 at The Superyacht Design Forum, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour The annual Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition heads to an exciting new location, The Superyacht Design Forum in London’s...
April 11th, 2019 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame unveils 2018 Inductees, highlighting glorious past of Greek shipping industry

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame unveils 2018 Inductees, highlighting glorious past of Greek shipping industry
The latest Inductees to the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame – George S. Coumantaros (1922-2016) and John P. Goulandris (1907-1950). Greek Shipping Hall of Fame unveils 2018 Inductees, highlighting glorious past of Greek shipping industry Glittering event in Athens supports children’s charity...
April 11th, 2019 | Associations, Events, News, Story of the Month | Read More

Shipping Industry on Red Alert for Cyber-Attack

Shipping Industry on Red Alert for Cyber-Attack
  Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela Shipping Industry On Red Alert For Cyber-Attack  The maritime sector is being targeted by highly motivated cyber criminals and the shipping industry should be on the highest alert for a cyber-attack, warned Naval Dome CEO Itai Sela today. Speaking at the Singapore Maritime...
April 11th, 2019 | Corruption, IT and Communications | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 11 April 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 11 April 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 11 April 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  In line with expectations, the ECB stayed put on interest rates at its monetary policy meeting yesterday and reiterated the guidance for unchanged rates...
April 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Financial outsourcing: the benefits of new technologies for shipping

Financial outsourcing: the benefits of new technologies for shipping
Financial outsourcing: the benefits of new technologies for shipping Having weathered a difficult few years, the shipping sector continues to face many challenges. Ongoing economic uncertainty and conditions are likely to remain volatile for a number of years. However, overall confidence in the industry...
April 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets | Read More

Brexit commentary | How this extension will benefit businesses

Brexit commentary | How this extension will benefit businesses
John Perry Brexit commentary | How this extension will benefit businesses John Perry, managing director of leading supply chain and logistics consultancy SCALA, commented: “With the EU leaders granting the UK a further six month extension, we are now in a very interesting, if somewhat precarious position....
April 11th, 2019 | European Union, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Oslo Børs: Most valuable stamp of the year ‘admitted to listing’

Oslo Børs: Most valuable stamp of the year ‘admitted to listing’
. Oslo Børs: Most valuable stamp of the year ‘admitted to listing’ 11/04/2019 Today Norway Post is issuing a special stamp in connection with Oslo Børs’ 200-year anniversary. The value of the stamp is NOK 50. “NOK 50 is the highest value stamp that will be issued this year, and we think...
April 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

‘Submerging markets’ pose global threat, In conversation with Mark Sobel and Amias Gerety

‘Submerging markets’ pose global threat, In conversation with Mark Sobel and Amias Gerety
.. ‘Submerging markets’ pose global threat, In conversation with Mark Sobel and Amias Gerety Commentary: ‘Submerging markets’ pose global threat By Desmond Lachman in Washington Renewed currency weakness in Argentina and Turkey underlines the risks that emerging markets, or rather...
April 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets | Read More

BREXIT: …an extension to ride…

BREXIT: …an extension to ride…
…and now back to the House of all Parliaments BREXIT: …an extension to ride… Just after midnight we learned that the EU27 granted UK a compromised six months flexible extension until the end of October 2019… There were some French “second thoughts” but unanimity was there… Let’s...
April 11th, 2019 | Breaking News, European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Not at all boring for AAL!

Not at all boring for AAL!
Discharge of the TBMs in Sydney Not at all boring for AAL! AAL MAKES HASTE TO DELIVER MEGA TUNNEL BORING MACHINES (TBMs) FOR GEODIS AND MAJOR AUSTRALIAN RAIL INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS! April 11, 2019 – In February, AAL successfully completed a major shipment of two mega tunnel boring machines (TBMs)...
April 11th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Rail | Read More

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclaseopolitics The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained nine points earlier on amid a very perplexed geopolitical environment given the EU’s important decision to grant an extension to UK on BREXIT and a bankrupt World. John Faraclas’ brief  recap: Since...
April 10th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
10-Apr-2019 TROPICAL CYCLONE WEAKENS Pilbara coast, Australia DECK COOLING DURING TRANSIT Panama Canal, Panama Tropical cyclone weakens Wednesday, April 10, 2019, Pilbara coast, Australia According to the latest Bureau of Meteorology forecast, Tropical Cyclone Wallace has weakened to a Category 1 system...
April 10th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

UK celebrates India National Maritime Day 2019

UK celebrates India National Maritime Day 2019
Senior maritime personalities with the Deputy High Commissioner. UK celebrates India National Maritime Day 2019 By James Brewer Modernisation of seaport infrastructure is a vital engine of growth for the economy of India, an audience gathered in London for India National Maritime Day 2019 was assured. This...
April 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More

Kallichoron …occasion for an escape to Astypalaia!

Kallichoron …occasion for an escape to Astypalaia!
Kallichoron …occasion for escape Astypalaia! Easter or Yoga Retreat in Astypalea? We have both! You just choose what suits you. 25-29 April 2019 Easter getaway in the scenic Astypalaia with the endless blue of the Aegean and island traditions. The...
April 10th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Religion, Tourism | Read More

LR announces collaboration to develop industry-first ocean-going autonomous navigation system

LR announces collaboration to develop industry-first ocean-going autonomous navigation system
..   LR announces collaboration to develop industry-first ocean-going autonomous navigation system Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between ST Engineering Electronics Ltd., Mitsui & Co., Ltd and Lloyd’s Register. Lloyd’s Register (LR) announced today – during Singapore Maritime...
April 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019: Singapore still on top

Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019: Singapore still on top
… Leading maritime capitals of the world report 2019: Singapore still on top Singapore, 10 April 2019: The Leading Maritime Capitals report for 2019 is out, with fresh insight on which maritime metropolises provide the best support for companies in shipping and related services. Criteria include...
April 10th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Shipping Centers | Read More

RG YEP Winners Announced & RG Challenge Deadline Closes Tomorrow!

RG YEP Winners Announced & RG Challenge Deadline Closes Tomorrow!
RG YEP Winners Announced & RG Challenge Deadline Closes Tomorrow! Dear Reloader, We are thrilled to announce some of the speakers, mentors and investors joining this year’s RG Challenge – it’s sure to be our best accelerator ever! Read on to hear about the successful UK investors...
April 10th, 2019 | Awards, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #18

Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #18
.. Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #18 There were a total of 181 ships broken in the first quarter of 2019. Of these, 142 ships were sold to the beaches of South Asia where they were broken under conditions that cause irreversible damage to both human health and the environment [1]. Between...
April 10th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Reports, Safety and Security, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 10 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 10 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 10 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  In its semi-annual World Economic Outlook released yesterday, the IMF revised lower its 2019 GDP global growth projection for the third time since October...
April 10th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar

Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar
North P&I’s Gordon Robertson, Director (Greece) and Tony Allen, Director (Greece) Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar 10 April 2019 – North P&I Club put bunker quality issues and safety management centre-stage at...
April 10th, 2019 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Regulatory | Read More

France, Germany and the future of Europe, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week

France, Germany and the future of Europe, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week
France, Germany and the future of Europe, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week Commentary: France, Germany and future of Europe By Sergio Fabbrini in Rome Europe continues to be prisoner to a concept of sovereignty developed for its past. Setting European sovereignty against national sovereignty...
April 10th, 2019 | Banking, Construction, Finance | Read More

International Offshore Development Congress (28-29 Apr, Abu Dhabi) Invites WOC as Strategic Partner

International Offshore Development Congress (28-29 Apr, Abu Dhabi) Invites WOC as Strategic Partner
International Offshore Development Congress (28-29 Apr, Abu Dhabi) Invites WOC as Strategic Partner WOC to Speak on “The Future of Offshore Oil and Gas: Exploration and Production in a Crowded, Impacted, Multiple-Use Ocean” at IODC 2019 10 April 2019 WOC CEO Paul Holthus has been invited to speak...
April 10th, 2019 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Oil Industry | Read More