Posts Tagged ‘Attica’

Promotion of the Region of Attica aims to reinforce inbound tourism from Turkey

Promotion of the Region of Attica aims to reinforce inbound tourism from Turkey
… Yet another important initiative for the tourism promotion of the Region of Attica aims to reinforce inbound tourism from Turkey The Region of Attica Directorate of Tourism presented the attractions and experiences offered throughout Attica on Thursday 18 April 2019, in Istanbul, at the official...
April 25th, 2019 | Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Disaster Preparedness

Disaster Preparedness
Irene K. Notias and Theodore Chouliaras Project Connect and The Institute of Maritime Educational Studies, (IMES) present:  “NEVER FORGET” A seminar on disaster preparedness for children ages 9 to 99 that raises awareness that to act proactively saves lives! The training seminar on the prevention...
December 1st, 2018 | Charity, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Education and Training, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Pollution | Read More

Breaking News: Wildfires – Greek Alternate Minister Nikos Toskas resigns

Breaking News: Wildfires – Greek Alternate Minister Nikos Toskas resigns
A burnt down house – picture by Regina Faraclas Blaze and Blame continues – the first resignation; Nikos Toskas a retired rmy general and Citizens Protection alternate minister resigned following the wildfires and the end of the state of emergency declared last week. Let’s see how many will...
August 3rd, 2018 | Breaking News, Politics and Government | Read More

Capes rule the day but caution is advised…

Capes rule the day but caution is advised…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)  gained another 44 points and now stands at 1,747 thanks to the Capes’ continuous surge… Geopolitics a bit of the same – still getting worse. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The Capes’ BCI was up 191 points – now reading 3,471 points. CAUTION as this...
July 31st, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Blaze and Blame

Blaze and Blame
.John Faraclas WITHOUT PREJUDICE Blaze and Blame Eight days have passed since the despicable events of the 23rd of July in Attica – mainly hitting Kineta, Mati, Rafina, Little Red Port, Neos Voutzas in the wildfires inferno which until this moment have claimed the lives of 92 people including young...
July 31st, 2018 | Corruption, Health and Safety, Insight, Politics and Government, Safety and Security | Read More

Greece: Wildfire inferno in Attica claims 50 dead and 160 injured…

Greece: Wildfire inferno in Attica claims 50 dead and 160 injured…
Fire Smog covers the plain of Athens Further to our late report last night, despicable on all counts developments on what Attica, Greece, Europe, the entire Planet Ocean witnessed from yesterdays and all night long inferno! Time to ensure things like this NEVER ever happen again and above all time to...
July 24th, 2018 | Breaking News, Story of the Month | Read More

Environmental Awards 2018 honor HELMEPA

Environmental Awards 2018 honor HELMEPA
The Chairman of the Judging Committee Dr Katia Lazaridis, Deputy Rector of Academic Affairs and International Relations at Harokopio University, presenting HELMEPA’s honorary award to the association’s representative Constantinos Andreadis On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, the Hellenic Marine Environment...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events, People and Places | Read More

The BDI@1,156 – manipulation or…

The BDI@1,156 – manipulation or…
John Faraclas – picture by ecopack77 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 66 points earlier on and now reads 1,156; on a weekly basis same was up 79 points – from 1,077. That’s good news but… Geopolitics continue to be perplexed and we advise CAUTION as the economics are totally in a mess. John...
June 1st, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Poseidon Med II workshop at Revithoussa LNG terminal

Poseidon Med II workshop at Revithoussa LNG terminal
Poseidon Med II engages National Authorities towards the development of the regulatory framework for the LNG bunkering in Greece Poseidon Med II partners exchanged views with representatives from the Secretariat General of Ports, Port Policy & Maritime Investments of the Hellenic Ministry of Shipping...
November 7th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

HELMEPA’s Environmental Campaign moves to the island of Aegina

HELMEPA’s Environmental Campaign moves to the island of Aegina
Following visits to Thessaloniki and Kavala in Northern Greece, the “Educational Community and Public Awareness Campaign on the Marine Environment, Shipping and Sciences” is now moving to the Saronic Gulf and specifically the historic island of Aegina. The Campaign is carried out in 14 Greek towns...
September 21st, 2015 | Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, Communication, Education and Training, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

PPG Protective & Marine Coatings Greece holds second highly-anticipated customer event

PPG Protective & Marine Coatings Greece holds second highly-anticipated customer event
ACHARNAI, Greece, 22 January 2015 – PPG Greece has followed up its first customer training seminar with a second event held at the end of  2014 at its facility in Acharnai, Athens. The follow-up event enabled customers from local shipping companies to learn first-hand about a number of new technologies...
January 22nd, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corporate Social Responsibility for “Clean Seas and Beaches” in Action

Corporate Social Responsibility for “Clean Seas and Beaches” in Action
Cleanup-of-Kavouri-beach-by-Antipollution-S.A..jpg The activities of the International Voluntary Coastal Cleanup Campaign across Greece carried on over the weekend, with the broad participation of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program’s children-members and their volunteer teachers, HELMEPA member-companies,...
October 6th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Climate, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, HR, Maritime Gifts, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Volunteers clear beaches of marine litter left behind by others

Volunteers clear beaches of marine litter left behind by others
Cleanup of Edem Beach by Danaos Shipping The International Voluntary Coastal Cleanup Campaign got underway in great fashion over the weekend. For what is the 23rd consecutive year, HELMEPA is yet again coordinating the activities of the Campaign throughout Greece, which for 2014 bears the theme “We...
September 23rd, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Environment, HR, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Plain sailing at Lloyd’s Register pre-Posidonia reception

Apo Poulovassilis, having just greeted Anny Zade, James Brewer, Graciete Amaro and Andreas Bagias Rarely in Greece and in particularly on the Attica coast, whether east or west, does one encounter adverse weather during early June and in particular at Posidonia time, … once at that period of the year...
May 30th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, HR, People and Places | Read More

Bureau Veritas’ 17th Regional Hellenic & Black Sea Committee annual meeting

Bureau Veritas’ 17th Regional Hellenic & Black Sea Committee annual meeting
See caption note* The 17th annual meeting of the Hellenic and Black Sea Committee of Bureau Veritas was held on the 23rd of May 2014 under the Chairmanship of Mr. George Procopiou and the presence of the Bureau Veritas Management, namely Mr. Didier Michaud-Daniel, Chief Executive Officer of Bureau Veritas,...
May 28th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More