Posts Tagged ‘Interferry’

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest
Guy Platten Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest Acknowledging the need to be a leader in the transition to a lower carbon future and eventually net zero emissions, global trade association Interferry convened its 44th annual conference on the theme of innovation –...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Revised Energy Taxation Directive should enable the transition to the decarbonisation of maritime transport

Revised Energy Taxation Directive should enable the transition to the decarbonisation of maritime transport
Martin Dorsman Revised Energy Taxation Directive should enable the transition to the decarbonisation of maritime transport The European maritime industry partners – ECSA, INTERFERRY, EUDA and CLIA Europe – welcome the long awaited report on the evaluation of the Energy Taxation Directive...
September 14th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Interferry to back Mercy Ships healthcare mission

Interferry to back Mercy Ships healthcare mission
Mike Corrigan Interferry to back Mercy Ships healthcare mission Global trade association Interferry and Mercy Ships today announced that Interferry will support Mercy Ships, an international charity with the mission to increase access to healthcare in developing nations through a fleet of hospital ships. ...
July 16th, 2019 | Associations, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Interferry project identifies ‘paramount’ lessons from Philippines safety boost

Interferry project identifies ‘paramount’ lessons from Philippines safety boost
Johan Roos Interferry project identifies ‘paramount’ lessons from Philippines safety boost The FERRYSAFE project team formed by global trade association Interferry to study pronounced safety advances in Philippines ferry operations has completed the second of two visits to the country and is now...
June 6th, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Interferry seeks step change innovation in call for conference papers

Interferry seeks step change innovation in call for conference papers
Mike Corrigan Interferry seeks step change innovation in call for conference papers A call for papers addressing transformational change has been launched by global trade association Interferry ahead of its 44th annual conference in London this October. The conference theme is Innovation – and CEO...
March 27th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipmanagement | Read More

Lessons from Manila set to steer Interferry safety bid in developing nations

Lessons from Manila set to steer Interferry safety bid in developing nations
Johan Roos Lessons from Manila set to steer Interferry safety bid in developing nations A four-man team from global trade association Interferry will be in Manila from March 18-22 in the first stage of a project to study significant safety improvements in Philippines ferry operations and produce a ‘lessons...
March 15th, 2019 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

New conference venues for 2021 and 2022 underline Interferry’s global vision

New conference venues for 2021 and 2022 underline Interferry’s global vision
Mike Corrigan Interferry has confirmed locations for the 2021 and 2022 editions of its industry-leading annual conference – held every October – in the latest initiative to extend its reach as the only organisation representing the worldwide ferry industry. The global trade association’s 46th annual...
February 6th, 2019 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Interferry names new chairman and board members

Interferry names new chairman and board members
Interferry chairman John Steen-Mikkelsen Interferry, the trade association representing the worldwide ferry industry, has announced that the new chairman of its board of directors is John Steen-Mikkelsen, CEO of Danish ferry operator Danske Faerger. He was elected together with three new board members...
October 16th, 2018 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

Interferry conference set to drive debate on industry’s major issues

Interferry conference set to drive debate on industry’s major issues
Keynote speakers from the military, merchant fleet and port sectors will feature when trade association Interferry addresses three of shipping’s most important issues – safety, security and the environment – at its 43rd annual conference in Cancun, Mexico, in early October. “Ferries already provide...
September 12th, 2018 | Associations, Environment, Military, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Interferry welcomes immediate application of energy efficiency correction

Interferry welcomes immediate application of energy efficiency correction
Johan Roos Confirmation by the International Maritime Organization of a 20% correction in its Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) calculation formula for ro-ro and ro-pax vessels has been welcomed by trade association Interferry as an incentive to revive newbuild projects that have been inhibited by...
April 13th, 2018 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Interferry highlights three key topics in call for conference papers

Interferry highlights three key topics in call for conference papers
Mike Corrigan Global trade association Interferry has launched a call for papers on safety, security and the environment ahead of its 43rd annual conference taking place in Cancun, Mexico, this October. CEO Mike Corrigan stresses: “The core themes of this year’s conference are issues of ever-increasing...
April 10th, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Interferry main event heading back to Australia

Interferry main event heading back to Australia
Mike Corrigan Global trade association Interferry has chosen Hobart, Tasmania, as the venue for its 45th annual conference in October 2020 – the third time that the ferry industry’s showcase event will have been staged in Australia following Sydney in 1995 and Gold Coast in 2002. Hobart was confirmed...
February 1st, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Record Interferry conference reviews issues with financial impact

Record Interferry conference reviews issues with financial impact
Mike Corrigan The challenges and opportunities posed by alternative fuels, safety management and social media dominated Interferry’s 42nd annual conference in Split, Croatia, where a record 370 delegates shared insights on ship technologies, safety issues including cybersecurity and the customer experience. Attendance...
October 17th, 2017 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Interferry launches call for conference papers

Interferry launches call for conference papers
Mike Corrigan New Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan has announced the official Call for Papers for the trade association’s 42nd annual conference to be held in Split, Croatia, from 7-11 October 2017.  “With a beautiful location, a superb speakers program, interesting spouse/partner tours and fun pre-...
April 3rd, 2017 | Associations | Read More

ESW 2017 joint industry statement

ESW 2017 joint industry statement
A view from ESW 2017 conference EUROPEAN SHIPPING WEEK 2017 JOINT INDUSTRY STATEMENT CLIA Europe, EBA, ECASBA, ECSA, EMPA, ETA, ETF, EuDA, Interferry, WSC The European shipping industry, represented by the signatories to this statement issued on the occasion of European Shipping Week 2017, welcomes...
March 1st, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Interferry pledges safety lead at state-of-the-industry conference

Interferry pledges safety lead at state-of-the-industry conference
Mike Corrigan Interferry has unveiled a strategic plan promising to put safety issues at the heart of its work as the voice of the worldwide ferry industry. The pledge came at the global trade association’s 41st annual conference in Manila – a venue chosen to spotlight the challenges of domestic...
October 28th, 2016 | Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Canadian Ferry Association congratulates Mike Corrigan on announcement by Interferry

Canadian Ferry Association congratulates Mike Corrigan on announcement by Interferry
Mike Corrigan Ottawa, Ontario – October 18, 2016 – The Canadian Ferry Association (CFA) congratulates Mike Corrigan after Interferry, the association representing the interests of the ferry sector on the global stage, announced that he would take over as Chief Executive Officer, effective April...
October 18th, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

BC Ferries head Mike Corrigan named as new Interferry CEO

BC Ferries head Mike Corrigan named as new Interferry CEO
Mike Corrigan Manila, 18 October 2016 – Interferry chairman Mike Grainger today announced that the global trade association’s new CEO is to be Mike Corrigan, currently president and CEO of Canada’s BC Ferries, who will leave this role on March 31 next year and immediately take up his new post,...
October 18th, 2016 | Associations, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Safety first as Interferry heads for Philippines

Safety first as Interferry heads for Philippines
IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim IMO secretary-general Kitack Lim is to make the keynote opening address when trade association Interferry stages its 41st annual conference in Manila this October – marking a decade of cooperation between the two organisations to help improve domestic ferry safety...
August 18th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Events, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Darrell Bryan assumes role as Interferry interim CEO

Darrell Bryan assumes role as Interferry interim CEO
Darrell Bryan Darrell Bryan, formerly president and CEO of Victoria Clipper, has started work as interim CEO of Interferry following the retirement of Len Roueche. The Interferry board of directors named Mr Bryan for the role – effective from April 1 – late last year pending the appointment of...
April 4th, 2016 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, HR, Person Profiles, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Interferry acts on ro-ro deck fire safety

Interferry acts on ro-ro deck fire safety
Johan Ross News from Interferry: Interferry acts on ro-ro deck fire safety Trade association Interferry has produced operational best practice guidance for fire safety on ro-ro vehicle decks in response to a string of major incidents.  Measures to enhance fire prevention, detection and suppression highlight...
March 10th, 2016 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

IMO head to address Interferry conference in boost for safety campaign

IMO head to address Interferry conference in boost for safety campaign
IMO’S Secretary-General Kitack Lim IMO head to address Interferry conference in boost for safety campaign  The new IMO secretary-general is to be the keynote speaker at trade association Interferry’s 41st annual conference in Manila this October. Korea’s Kitack Lim, whose term started on January...
February 3rd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Interferry innovations agenda to explore unmanned ships game-changer

Interferry innovations agenda to explore unmanned ships game-changer
Oskar Levander The first remote-controlled ferry demonstrator could hit the water within four to five years thanks to a new wave of research into operational efficiency based on ship intelligence solutions. The prediction from Oskar Levander, VP for innovation, engineering & technology at Rolls-Royce...
September 14th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Short-sea shipping, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Interferry members win EU aid for scrubber projects

Interferry members win EU aid for scrubber projects
Johan Roos Five members of trade association Interferry are to receive European Union (EU) grants totalling €48 million towards the cost of installing exhaust scrubber systems to meet the stringent 0.1% sulphur emissions limit in force since January.   The awards are among the latest under the multi-annual...
July 27th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Cruise Ferry | Read More

Interferry calls for closer co-operation in regulations process

Interferry calls for closer co-operation in regulations process
Johan Ross Interferry has joined other co-organisers in praising last week’s inaugural European Shipping Week (ESW) in Brussels – and is now urging the industry and regulators to build on the initiative’s success by continuing to develop closer cooperation.  Hailing the high attendance and constructive...
March 12th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security, Short-sea shipping | Read More