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SMS makes a big investment in new team and workboat portfolio ahead of Seawork

SMS makes a big investment in new team and workboat portfolio ahead of Seawork
.. SMS makes a big investment in new team and workboat portfolio ahead of Seawork The SMS Group, one of the UK’s leading ship repairers and marine engineering services providers, has made further major investment in its workboat team and product portfolio. It has further developed its brand with a...
May 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Failure to check charterparty wording catches ship manager off guard

Failure to check charterparty wording catches ship manager off guard
Failure to check charterparty wording catches ship manager off guard International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) has urged ship brokers and managers to check the terms of their charterparty agreements closely before signing, in order to avoid costly mistakes further down the line.  By way of...
May 7th, 2019 | Chartering, Fixtures, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Markets, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics April 2019

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics April 2019
Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics April 2019 07/05/2019 The monthly statistics report for the Oslo Børs equity markets is published. The report includes information about listed shares on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market for the month of April 2019. The monthly report for the equity markets...
May 7th, 2019 | Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award

Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award
.. Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award Portsmouth’s leading waterside leisure destination Port Solent, has been shortlisted for a Purple Apple Marketing Award for its 2018 anniversary event, ‘Port Solent’s 30th Birthday Celebration’. The event was held on 28...
May 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 7 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 7 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 7 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Asian equity markets recovered part of Monday’s losses in today‘s session, but European bourses opened lower amid renewed uncertainty over the outcome...
May 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

A sustainable global ship-recycling industry requires the efforts of both the EU and the European shipping sector

A sustainable global ship-recycling industry requires the efforts of both the EU and the European shipping sector
A sustainable global ship-recycling industry requires the efforts of both the EU and the European shipping sector ECSA releases report of fact-finding mission to India’s ship-recycling facilities The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) has released a report of its fact-finding...
May 7th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago

Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago
Davies Turner says European haulage capacity is less tight than a year ago In response to recent reports that available road haulage capacity in Europe is at its highest level in a decade, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics company says that the findings mirror what it is...
May 7th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets | Read More

Team Tankers International signs up more ships to using Selektope®-powered hull coatings

Team Tankers International signs up more ships to using Selektope®-powered hull coatings
I-Tech CEO Philip Chaabane Team Tankers International signs up more ships to using Selektope®-powered hull coatings Bermudan tanker owner and operator Team Tankers International has committed four additional ships to using the protection of the anti-barnacle active agent Selektope® following distinguished...
May 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Fed should focus on winning over public, Future of the euro area

Fed should focus on winning over public, Future of the euro area
Fed should focus on winning over public, Future of the euro area Commentary: Fed should focus on winning over public By Mark Sobel in Washington The Federal Reserve’s review of its ‘monetary policy strategy, tools and communication practices’ – especially during the forthcoming June...
May 7th, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

WOC to Chair Biofouling Management & Prevention Seminar (20-21 May, London)

WOC to Chair Biofouling Management & Prevention Seminar (20-21 May, London)
WOC to Chair Biofouling Management & Prevention Seminar (20-21 May, London) The World Ocean Council is Working to Engage the Ocean Business Community in Addressing Biofouling and Invasive Species 7 May 2019 – The Biofouling Management & Prevention Seminar, presented by Lloyd’s Maritime...
May 7th, 2019 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate

Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate
Margareth Mosquera Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate We are pleased to announce to our esteemed clients and friends the addition of Ms. Margareth Mosquera as the new Head of our Maritime Litigation Department. Our aim...
May 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

American Club cicular no. 14/19 – US Treasury Department publishes “A Framework for OFAC Compliance Commitments”

American Club cicular no. 14/19 – US Treasury Department  publishes “A Framework for OFAC Compliance Commitments”
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club MAY 6, 2019, CIRCULAR NO. 14/19 TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   US TREASURY DEPARTMENT PUBLISHES A FRAMEWORK FOR OFAC COMPLIANCE COMMITMENTS   On May 2, 2019, the US Department of the Treasury’s...
May 6th, 2019 | Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India
Cdr. KK Dhawan (retd.), Head Defence of IRClass Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has secured an order for providing classification services...
May 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-May-2019 DREDGING OFF SULTAN SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE Singapore MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED DRAFT FOR TRANSITING VESSELS (6TH UPDATE) Panama Canal, Panama Dredging off Sultan Shoal Lighthouse Monday, May 6, 2019, Singapore From 6 May to 6 November, dredging works are being carried out off Sultan...
May 6th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GE LM2500 Modernized Module Approved by U.S. Navy; Shock Qualification Received

GE LM2500 Modernized Module Approved by U.S. Navy; Shock Qualification Received
. GE LM2500 Modernized Module Approved by U.S. Navy; Shock Qualification Received  NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND (May 6, 2019) – GE Marine’s new lightweight LM2500 composite gas turbine module and updated components are now fully certified by the United States Navy after receiving MIL-S-901D shock...
May 6th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Survitec prepares for market growth with offshore restructure and new offerings

Survitec prepares for market growth with offshore restructure and new offerings
Survitec prepares for market growth with offshore restructure and new offerings Survitec has restructured its offshore division to better serve customers with assets operating in the oil, gas and wind (renewable) energy sectors. The reorganization of the business unit coincides with renewed activity...
May 6th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Company Profiles, Energy | Read More

Officials and experts meet to discuss research on sea turtle nesting in Albania

Officials and experts meet to discuss research on sea turtle nesting in Albania
Officials and experts meet to discuss research on sea turtle nesting in Albania A meeting was held in Tirana on 2 May 2019 within the framework of the research project “Exploration of potential nesting sites & design of conservation measures for sporadic nesting in Albania “(2018-2019) that is...
May 6th, 2019 | Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   US President Donald Trump increased pressure on China on Sunday to reach a trade deal, threatening to raise tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese imports...
May 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Manifesto Calls on Iceland to Take Arctic Council Leadership on Black Carbon Emissions

Manifesto Calls on Iceland to Take Arctic Council Leadership on Black Carbon Emissions
Manifesto Calls on Iceland to Take Arctic Council Leadership on Black Carbon Emissions Rovaniemi, May 6th 2019:- As this week’s Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting opens in Rovaniemi, Finland, the Clean Arctic Alliance has released a manifesto urging Iceland, which takes over the chairmanship of the...
May 6th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Environment | Read More

CAPAS 2019 responds to local demand and addresses challenges in the market

CAPAS 2019 responds to local demand and addresses challenges in the market
CAPAS 2019 responds to local demand and addresses challenges in the market      The sixth edition of the Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) is set to open on 23 to 25 May 2019 at the Chengdu Century City New International Exhibition & Convention...
May 6th, 2019 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval

Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval
The Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System. Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval Wärtsilä Corporation,  6 May 2019 at 10 am EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä’s Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management...
May 6th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port

Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port
The Maersk Hamburg; picture credit: Warhaftig Venezian Maersk Hamburg Sets a surprising new Record for Israel when entered this weekend to Haifa Port The largest ship ever to arrive in Israel – the Maersk Hamburg container ship, with the immense capacity of 15,300 TEUs called Haifa Port this weekend....
May 6th, 2019 | Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

OMFIF extends operations in US and Asia Pacific

OMFIF extends operations in US and Asia Pacific
Patricia Haas Cleveland OMFIF extends operations in US and Asia Pacific Patricia Haas Cleveland, a New York banker with wide public and private sector experience, has become president of OMFIF’s operations for North America as part of the organisation’s expansion in the US and Canada. She...
May 6th, 2019 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles | Read More

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash

‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash
. ‘Chartering Manual’ makes a big splash By John Faraclas This specialist shipbroking book is now the fifth volume* residing on my bedside table! You all know how particular I become – and I am on many issues and in relation to the many books I read and then study – also for reviewing same...
May 5th, 2019 | Books, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 May 2019 Saturday, May 4, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 May (Tue) – Kazakhstan Defender of the Fatherland Day 9 May (Wed) – Kazakhstan...
May 4th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More