Posts Tagged ‘BIMCO’

Round Table Leaders Set their Sights on the Future

Round Table Leaders Set their Sights on the Future
Dimitris J. Fafalios Round Table Leaders Set their Sights on the Future The Round Table leaders of the major shipping industry trade associations BIMCO, ICS, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO met in London yesterday to consider the transformational issues affecting the sector.  Top of the agenda were the preparations...
September 10th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

BIMCO Shipping Market Reports JUNE 2019 – part 1.

BIMCO Shipping Market Reports JUNE 2019 – part 1.
Peter Sand BIMCO Shipping Market Reports JUNE 2019 – part 1. Macroeconomics and dry bulk shipping. Trade tensions and slowing demand growth affects dry bulk shipping Macroeconomics: slower growth from unresolved trade tensions harms global trade volumes The slowing growth in advanced economies...
June 11th, 2019 | BIMCO, Reports | Read More

Gulf of Guinea Piracy Continues to Threaten Seafarers – Industry Wants Action Now

Gulf of Guinea Piracy Continues to Threaten Seafarers – Industry Wants Action Now
Gulf of Guinea Piracy Continues to Threaten Seafarers – Industry Wants Action Now London: Friday, 7 June 2018.  Members of the shipping community, Flag States and Agencies from Gulf of Guinea gathered at the Headquarters of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for a day-long symposium...
June 10th, 2019 | Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Vigilance essential despite reduction to piracy High Risk Area in the Indian Ocean

Vigilance essential despite reduction to piracy High Risk Area in the Indian Ocean
Vigilance essential despite reduction to piracy High Risk Area in the Indian Ocean The Round Table of international shipping associations plus the OCIMF representing the global shipping and oil industry have announced the geographic boundaries of the ‘High Risk Area’ for piracy in the Indian Ocean...
March 8th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

MEPC 73: Correcting the Record

MEPC 73: Correcting the Record
Correcting the Record – Contributing Cosponsors Clarifying Recent Misconceptions On 31 August 2018 the Bahamas, Liberia, Marshall Islands, Panama, BIMCO, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO cosponsored and submitted a document to the Marine Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC) 73 meeting taking place 22-26...
October 8th, 2018 | Environment, IMO | Read More

IMO Member States Must Progress on Key Sulphur Cap Issues at Critical Meeting in July

IMO Member States Must Progress on Key Sulphur Cap Issues at Critical Meeting in July
The shipping industry – as represented by its international trade associations (BIMCO, ICS, INTERCARGO, INTERTANKO and WSC) – calls on the Member States of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to make progress on key challenges around the global sulphur cap to avoid compromising...
June 18th, 2018 | BIMCO, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping | Read More

Environmental Organisations and Shipping industry call for carriage ban on non-compliant fuel

Environmental Organisations and Shipping industry call for carriage ban on non-compliant fuel
Leading environmental organizations and the global shipping industry have joined in calling for an explicit prohibition on the carriage of non-compliant marine fuels when the global 0.5% sulphur cap takes effect in 2020. IMO has agreed that from 1st January 2020 the maximum permitted sulphur content...
January 22nd, 2018 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Climate, Emissions, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko | Read More

New BIMCO President sets course for digitalisation

New BIMCO President sets course for digitalisation
Anastasios Papagianopoulos Anastasios Papagiannopoulos, CEO of Common Progress has been elected President of BIMCO, the world’s largest international shipping association, with 2,100 members in more than 120 countries. Papagiannopoulos has set three clear themes for his two-year presidential term....
June 7th, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, News, Person Profiles | Read More

ICS and BIMCO start new initiative to give shipping professionals greater access to quality education

ICS and BIMCO start new initiative to give shipping professionals greater access to quality education
Angus Frew Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and BIMCO start new initiative to give shipping professionals greater access to quality education Joint project will see Institute students access BIMCO’s eLearning courses in preparation for their exams London, March 7, 2017. The Institute of Chartered...
March 7th, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Christopher J. Wiernicki Meets Maritime Industry Stakeholders in Role as IACS Chairman

Christopher J. Wiernicki Meets Maritime Industry Stakeholders in Role as IACS Chairman
Christopher Wiernicki ABS Chairman, President and CEO outlines IACS strategic plan. (Houston) ABS Chairman, President and CEO Christopher J. Wiernicki has taken part in a series of meetings with maritime industry stakeholders in his capacity as chairman of the International Association of Classification...
September 25th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IACS | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News
In The News: The Tide Turns For Ship Finance Could You Be A Winner? Thordon Bearings Offer A No Pollution Solution ClassNK Releases New PrimeShip-HULL Software Canada Launches Pilot Project To Enhance Oil -Spill Response   IN...
July 19th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Shipfinance | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News 14 June 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News 14 June 2015
In The News: Ship Waste Handling Made Easy Wärtsilä Launches Four New Fuel Efficient Ship Designs At Nor-Shipping DNV GL Study Reveals Monitoring Performance Awareness Is On The Rise Ro-Pax Design Features Unique Clean Tech Combination DNV GL: ECA Regs Are Pushing the Limits...
June 14th, 2015 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Shipping Industry faces major dilemma on Ballast Water Management

Shipping Industry faces major dilemma on Ballast Water Management
The Round Table (RT) of International Shipping Organisations (comprising BIMCO, the International Chamber of Shipping, Intercargo and INTERTANKO) is deeply concerned if the international convention to regulate ships’ ballast water comes into force in the near future without a realistic implementation...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Environment, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Pollution | Read More

Shipping industry disappointed but not surprised by today’s EP vote on regional CO2 measures

Shipping industry disappointed but not surprised by today’s EP vote on regional CO2 measures
Following today’s vote in the European Parliament, adopting a regional EU Regulation on the Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) of individual ship emissions of CO2, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), BIMCO and Intercargo have issued the following statement: Today’s vote was expected,...
April 28th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Emissions, Environment, IMO, International Chamber of Shipping, Regulatory | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 26 April 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 26 April 2015
  In the News: Banks Advise Ship Efficiency Data Is Determining Factor For Finance DeltaLangh Launches New Hybrid-Ready Scrubber Company Pioneers Free Trials Of Preventative Maintenance Software Dumping Of Ships On South Asian Beaches Banned SCR System Awarded With Tier III Approval IN...
April 26th, 2015 | Associations, Environment, LNG, Technology | Read More

BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report 2015: Preliminary results…

BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report 2015: Preliminary results…
BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report 2015: Preliminary results of new seafarer survey shows majority are content with life at sea. A new survey being carried out as part of the BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report 2015 is directly engaging seafarers in order to understand their views on life at sea and outlook for the industry’s...
April 13th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, BIMCO, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Reports | Read More

Piracy and terrorism specialist partner joins Tatham Macinnes from Ince

Piracy and terrorism specialist partner joins Tatham Macinnes from Ince
Stephen Askins Stephen Askins, a leading expert on piracy and terrorism issues, is joining the specialist maritime law firm Tatham Macinnes LLP from Ince & Co LLP as a partner in its London-based offices. Stephen, a former Royal Marine, is well-known as one of the leading experts on casualty response...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Maritime Fraud, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 22 March 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 22 March 2015
In the News: MPA Reveals Ballast Water Testing Results ABB Secures $60 Million Azipod Order What ‘Signals of Change’ Could Reshape Shipping’s Future? ExxonMobil Launches New ECA-Compliant Fuel From Pollution to Solution? IN THE SPOTLIGHT:...
March 22nd, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 8 March 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News  –  8 March 2015
In the News: BIMCO Launch Guide To Maritime Environmental & Efficiency Management New Non-Toxic Anti-Fouling Shows Promising Results ‘Vessels For The Future Initiative’ Hosts Ambitious Emission Targets Wärtsilä Receive Eight Tanker Order For...
March 8th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Books, Environment, HR, Press and Media | Read More

The Guide to Maritime Environmental & Efficiency Management

The Guide to Maritime Environmental & Efficiency Management
  – – – – – – BIMCO & FATHOM INDUSTRY FIRST – – – – – – MARITIME ENVIRONMENTAL & EFFICIENCY MANAGEMENT Practical guidance and resources that will equip any ship owner or operator with the tools required to develop...
March 5th, 2015 | Books, Classification Societies, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports | Read More

BIMCO launch guide to maritime environmental & efficiency management

BIMCO launch guide to maritime environmental & efficiency management
March 4, 2015 – BIMCO have today launched a new, multi-part guidance resource to support ship owners and operators in improving their environmental performance and the efficiency of their ships. BIMCO’s Guide to Maritime Environmental & Efficiency Management, developed in partnership with...
March 3rd, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Books, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 1 March 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 1 March 2015
In the News: Fathom Announce Official Opening of Nominations for the Ship Efficiency Awards 2015 WesPac and Clean Marine Energy To Build First US LNG Bunker Barge Lab To Offer IMO & USCG Ballast Water Treatment System Approval via Single Test Hyundai...
March 1st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 22 Feb. 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 22 Feb. 2015
In the News: Private Equity To Keep Shipping Afloat? Singapore MPA and ClassNK to Cooperate on Ship Safety and Sustainable Technologies Geneva Talks Target Shipping Emissions Cap by 2020 Scrubber Sales Impacted By Cheaper Low-Sulphur Fuel IMO Details Cases of Non-Compliant “ECA”...
February 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, HR, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Compliance shouldn’t be a choice!

Compliance shouldn’t be a choice!
The new sulphur emission regulations have been a hotly contended issue from the start but now debate has moved to their implementation, or more accurately, enforcing compliance. The enforcement of these regulations will be the driver of change, not the regulations themselves. Europort envisages opportunities...
February 17th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 8 Feb 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News  – 8 Feb 2015
In the News: Air Lubrication Tech Sea Trial Confirms Significant Efficiency Savings MARORKA Wins UASC Energy Management Contract “Scrubber Demand IS Increasing”, Says Alfa Laval Liberian Registry Launches Green Initiative €17m Horizon 2020 Funding For E-Ferry Project...
February 8th, 2015 | Associations, Environment, HR, Press and Media, Shipmanagement | Read More