Posts Tagged ‘INTERCARGO’

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

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance
l to r: John Kokarakis, Tom Perlich, Sotiris Raptis and Helena Athoussaki Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance The second day of the inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Forum was successfully concluded on Thursday 30rd of May, at...
May 31st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | 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

Intercargo and Intertanko raise the spirits

Intercargo and Intertanko raise the spirits
Intercargo’s Secretary General Dr. Kostas G. Gkonis, with Katharina Stanzel – Managing Director and Nicholas Tsakos – Chairman, from Intertanko   INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO joint open house-reception in the heart of London’s Square Mile last Thursday was a great success this year!...
December 18th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Intercargo, Intertanko | 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

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

Intercargo calls again for continued Awareness and Vigilance to ensure the Safe Carriage of Bulk Cargoes

Intercargo calls again for continued Awareness and Vigilance to ensure the Safe Carriage of Bulk Cargoes
David Tongue The International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (Intercargo) again reminds all stakeholders of the continued dangers associated with the carriage of bulk cargoes that mayhave a potential for liquefaction. The recent capsize and sinking of the Bahamas flag Bulk Jupiter in the opening...
January 13th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Dry Bulkcarriers, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Marine Insurance, Safety and Security | Read More

2014 Tripartite Meeting Discussions

2014 Tripartite Meeting Discussions
John Platsidakis The annual Tripartite meeting between shipowners, shipbuilders and classification societies was held in Shanghai on 30 and 31 October 2014. The meeting was attended by high level representatives of the industry, including the chairman of Intercargo Mr John Platsidakis, the chairman of...
November 19th, 2014 | Associations, BIMCO, IACS, Intercargo, Intertanko | Read More

Intercargo Appoints New Secretary General

Intercargo Appoints New Secretary General
Intercargo has appointed David Tongue, as its new Secretary General. Mr Tongue, took up the role on 8 October, following confirmation of the appointment by Intercargo’s Executive Committee which met in London on 7 October. Mr Tongue brings with him a wealth of maritime experience, having most recently...
October 9th, 2014 | Associations, HR, Intercargo, Person Profiles | Read More

Serious ballast water management convention problems still need to be resolved by IMO

Serious ballast water management convention problems still need to be resolved by IMO
The global shipping industry – represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), BIMCO, Intercargo, Intertanko, World Shipping Council (WSC), CLIA and IPTA – has voiced continuing concern about serious implementation problems associated with the IMO Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention. At...
April 8th, 2014 | Environment, IMO | Read More

Intercargo finds UK Club best on PSC compliance

Intercargo finds UK Club best on PSC compliance
Karl Lumbers The UK P&I Club believes that its loss prevention efforts are paying off among mutual members owning and managing dry cargo ships. Intercargo’s just published report Benchmarking Bulk Carriers reports that UK Club entered vessels had the lowest number of deficiencies among those...
October 14th, 2013 | Books, Intercargo, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Life is getting tougher for Bulker masters

Life is getting tougher for Bulker masters
m/v Salt Lake City Life is getting tougher for Bulker masters A testing time lies ahead for bulk carrier operations as increasing layers of regulation impinge more heavily on commercial viability. Safety and environmental regulations had a major role in principle and often in practice but were becoming...
May 31st, 2013 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More