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IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey
IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is finally here! IBIA’s biggest and most anticipated bunker conference will take place on 22th-24th October 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey. The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is almost sold out with well over 200 attendees...
October 17th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool

GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool
GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool GAC Pindar has joined forces with the MarineShift360 international collaboration to develop the first Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) tool to help the recreational and performance yachting world reduce its use of resources...
October 17th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, Examining prospects for monetary and fiscal policy coordination

Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, Examining prospects for monetary and fiscal policy coordination
Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, Examining prospects for monetary and fiscal policy coordination Thursday 17 October 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.42.3 Commentary: Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs By Chris Papadopoullos in London The macroeconomic consensus favours fiscal easing in Europe, but those countries...
October 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Dry Market paint in Red with Wets twists and turns amid Geopolitical dramas’

Dry Market paint in Red with Wets twists and turns amid Geopolitical dramas’
John Faraclas Dry Market paint in Red with Wets twists and turns amid Geopolitical dramas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost just one point earlier today and now stands at 1,897 points. The wets with mixed feelings and Geopolitics completely out of hand. John Faraclas’ midweek brief recap: The Capes’...
October 16th, 2019 | European Union, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Chief Executive of World Sailing, Andy Hunt, to step down at the end of December after four years in the role

Chief Executive of World Sailing, Andy Hunt, to step down at the end of December after four years in the role
Andy Hunt Chief Executive of World Sailing, Andy Hunt, to step down at the end of December after four years in the role World Sailing Chief Executive Officer, Andy Hunt has notified the Board of Directors that he will be taking on a new role in International Sport in early 2020. The Board considers that...
October 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda
Following from Marine Money: Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum, Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Convene, 117 West 46th Street, New York City We are pleased to share with you the developing agenda for our 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum “Ready...
October 16th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Oct-2019 BACKFILLING WORKS OFF WEST JURONG CHANNEL & PESEK BASIN Singapore TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong PIRACY DOWN, BUT GULF OF GUINEA STILL A HOT SPOT: IMB REPORT Worldwide Backfilling works off West Jurong Channel & Pesek Basin Wednesday, October 16,...
October 16th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean

MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean
Thordons’ COMPAC propeller shaft bearings MSC Cruises returns to Thordon to kep the seashore clean Thordon Bearings has received an order to supply a water-lubricated propeller shaft bearing solution to Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard for installation to MSC Seashore, the third...
October 16th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Studio Legale Garbarino returns to its origins.

Studio Legale Garbarino returns to its origins.
. Studio Legale Garbarino returns to its origins. Following from Studio Legale Garbarino Dear Clients, Colleagues and Friends, just a quick note to let you know that our law firm returns to its origins. We are delighted to announce that as of today we are trading once again as Studio Legale Garbarino,...
October 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles | Read More

DYNAMARINe STS Service (onlineSTS.net) welcomes its new Members and Partners

DYNAMARINe STS Service (onlineSTS.net) welcomes its new Members and Partners
DYNAMARINe STS Service (onlineSTS.net) welcomes its new Members and Partners New Clients/ Members/ Supporters in the STS Service Towards the end of the 3rd quarter this year, four new members joined the DYNAMARINe elite family. These are the following: KYKLADES MARITIME CORPORATION SUN ENTERPRISES...
October 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Two of the world’s first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers unveiled

Two of the world’s first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers unveiled
AET’s Eagle Blane and Eagle Balder were unveiled at a naming ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) Geoje Shipyard, South Korea, today Two of the world’s first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers unveiled in South Korea​ Next-generation DPSTs to serve on long-term...
October 16th, 2019 | LNG, Tankers | Read More

Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals

Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals
Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals At a Glance… In a dramatic shift in U.S. foreign policy, last week the U.S. withdrew its forces from northern Syria, paving the way for a Turkish offensive against the “Syrian Democratic Forces”. This offensive has attracted...
October 16th, 2019 | Legal, Military, Sanctions | Read More

Forthcoming OMFIF meetings

Forthcoming OMFIF meetings
Tara Rice, Bank for International Settlements Forthcoming OMFIF meetings Challenges to traditional banking: Shadow banking and BigTech Monday 28 October, 15:00 London There has been a significant shift in credit intermediation from traditional banking to the asset management industry. In addition,...
October 16th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Listening across generations

Listening across generations
The first GAC Millennials Ideas Forum with participants across the globe was held in Dubai in late September 2019. Listening across generations Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 October 2019 – GAC has tapped into the psyche of its younger generation of employees to understand the issues that will drive...
October 16th, 2019 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Agencies | Read More

Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice

Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice
Paul Shrieve, Bureau Veritas President, President, Bureau Veritas Solutions Bureau Veritas Solutions calls for industry to embrace the benefits of ship recycling best practice Bureau Veritas Solutions Marine & Offshore (BVS), the advisory arm of Bureau Veritas, is helping drive improvement in ship...
October 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Demolitions | Read More

“K” Line to Provide Relief for Victims of the Typhoon Hagibis

“K” Line to Provide Relief for Victims of the Typhoon Hagibis
.. October 16, 2019, Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. “K” Line to Provide Relief for Victims of the Typhoon Hagibis Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. announced that it will provide a monetary donation in the amount of 5 million yen toward relief efforts in the areas damaged by the Typhoon Hagibis last week....
October 16th, 2019 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons | Read More

IBM: World’s first autonomous research vessel to launch

IBM: World’s first autonomous research vessel to launch
. IBM: World’s first autonomous research vessel to launch IBM Boards Mayflower Autonomous Ship Project IBM Systems, AI, cloud and edge technologies at helm in one of world’s first autonomous transatlantic voyages Mission to expand humankind’s knowledge of the ocean and remove barriers to marine...
October 16th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces  Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020
Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020 [October 16, 2019] The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce details of its next major event which will take place in Athens on the evening of Monday 6 April 2020 at Megaron – the Athens Concert Hall.    The...
October 16th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IUA publishes on-demand insurance report

IUA publishes on-demand insurance report
IUA publishes on-demand insurance report On-demand insurance will play a fundamental role in the future of the industry, new research published by the International Underwriting Association (IUA) states. Pay-as-you go models of cover will allow customers to automatically activate policies when and where...
October 16th, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA | Read More

BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens

BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens
Peter Sand BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, will be speaking and providing the audience with unique insights on the container market at the European Shipping Seminar on 27 November 2019 in Athens, Greece. The European Shipping...
October 16th, 2019 | BIMCO, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Samskip to connect Portugal and the UK direct

Samskip to connect Portugal and the UK direct
Samskip to connect Portugal and the UK direct Samskip has launched a new, direct weekly service connecting Portugal and the UK, introducing its own vessel to sustain links between Tilbury, Lisbon and Leixões and its multimodal hub port of Rotterdam. The Netherlands-based group introduced a 1,000TEU...
October 16th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships

The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships
Theodore El. Veniamis, The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships In the context of materialising the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s (UN IMO) Initial Strategy for...
October 16th, 2019 | Associations, Comment, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News | Read More

Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North

Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North
l to r Emma Liddell, Mike Hustler, Sanchit Dutta, Phil Eccleston, Directors (Underwriting) and Sumito Dosaka, Senior Executive (Marketing) Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North 15 October 2019 – A number of appointments have been made in recent weeks to strengthen and clarify the provision...
October 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Falling BDI@1,898 raises eyebrows; Wets doing well and Geopolitics in total mess

Falling BDI@1,898 raises eyebrows; Wets doing well and Geopolitics in total mess
John Faraclas Falling BDI@1,898 raises eyebrows; Wets doing well and Geopolitics in total mess The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 18 points as well as the 1,900 points-threshold. The Wets still doing well… but perplexed Geopolitics will create total chaos – in the entire Middle East and beyond. John...
October 15th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DFDS Selects NaturaLINE® Refrigeration Units to Support its Short-Sea Service in a Sustainable Way

DFDS Selects NaturaLINE® Refrigeration Units to Support its Short-Sea Service in a Sustainable Way
Kinder to the environment – Shown here are several of DFDS Logistics’ 50 new 45-foot intermodal containers refrigerated by Carrier Transicold NaturaLINE® units, the only container refrigeration system that uses a natural refrigerant with an ultra-low global warming potential. DFDS Selects NaturaLINE®...
October 15th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More