Posts Tagged ‘Joe Hughes’

Hughes bullish on Club’s future, and that of the International Group

Hughes bullish on Club’s future, and that of the International Group
Joe Hughes NEW YORK MARITIME INC. HOSTS ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERS. AMERICAN CLUB’S JOE HUGHES DELIVERS KEYNOTE ADDRESS CELEBRATING CLUB’S CENTURY OF SERVICE TO THE GLOBAL SHIPPING COMMUNITY, EXEMPLIFYING NEW YORK’S OUTREACH TO THE WORLD. HUGHES BULLISH ON CLUB’S FUTURE, AND THAT OF THE INTERNATIONAL...
June 1st, 2017 | Associations, Events, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club shares in shipowner joy over premiums stability

American Club shares in shipowner joy over premiums stability
Joe Hughes American Club shares in shipowner joy over premiums stability Having in line with other shipowner mutual insurers announced a zero “general increase” in premiums for the February 2017 renewal, the American P&I Club is in good heart. This was clear from the positive atmosphere at the...
December 26th, 2016 | Events, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Eagle Ocean Marine continues to grow market share

Eagle Ocean Marine continues to grow market share
Joe Hughes Robust development of recent years supported by strong operating results: Mutual club pedigree enhances Insurer’s stature in fixed premium sector NEW YORK, JULY 20, 2015: Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM) – the specialist fixed premium P&I and FD&D (Freight, Demurrage and Defense) facility...
July 20th, 2015 | Insurance and Reinsurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

The American Club reports solid progress in 2014 despite challenging business climate

The American Club reports solid progress in 2014 despite challenging business climate
Joe Hughes International P&I insurer continues positive trend into 2015 NEW YORK, JUNE 18, 2015: The American Club reported solid progress during 2014 at the annual meeting of its members held in New York today. Despite a challenging economic climate, the Club’s business had developed favorably,...
June 18th, 2015 | P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

Eagle Ocean Marine raises the bar

Eagle Ocean Marine raises the bar
Joe Hughes EAGLE OCEAN MARINE RAISES THE BAR $500 MILLION OF FIXED-PREMIUM P&I COVER NOW AVAILABLE STRONG PROGESS AS FACILITY MOVES INTO ITS FOURTH YEAR OF OPERATION New York, February 16, 2015: Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM), the smaller-ship, fixed-premium P&I facility backed by the American Club...
February 16th, 2015 | Associations, P and I Clubs | Read More

Welcome to the USA!

Welcome to the USA!
Joe Hughes No, it’s not the name of a new song or Broadway show, but the catchy title given by the American P&I Club to its latest information aid to members and, indeed, the wider shipping industry. Joe Hughes, chairman and ceo of managers Shipowners Claims Bureau Inc., explains: “The global...
December 4th, 2014 | Associations, Claims, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club’s 4.5% general increase for 2015

American Club’s 4.5% general increase for 2015
Joe HughesAMERICAN CLUB’s 4.5% GENERAL INCREASE FOR 2015 Changes to minimum deductibles Contingency fund grows by 12% year-on-year Increase in entered tonnage NEW YORK, November 21, 2014:  The directors of the American P&I Club, meeting in New York, have decided on a 4.5% general increase for...
November 21st, 2014 | Associations, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club strengthens its capabilities in Asia

American Club strengthens its capabilities in Asia
John Wilson AMERICAN CLUB strengthens  its loss prevention and risk  management capabilities in Asia John Wilson joins managers’ Hong Kong office to undertake wide- ranging regional responsibilities New York, June 23, 2014:  John Wilson, a leading figure in the marine surveying and consultancy community...
June 23rd, 2014 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

American Club strengthens management team…

American Club strengthens management team…
Joe Hughes Significant strengthening of management team as American Club regionalises underwriting and business development activity NEW YORK, December 6, 2013: The American P&I Club is reorganising its underwriting and business development functions into a regionalised structure comprising the Americas,...
December 6th, 2013 | Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Latest from the American Club

Latest from the American Club
AMERICAN CLUB’s 10% GENERAL INCREASE FOR 2014 Joe Hughes Increases in some deductibles Claims pooling continues to drive overheads Shipping and pricing power may move into recovery mode NEW YORK, November 22, 2013: Unchanged from last year is the American Club’s message for the 2014/15 year when...
November 27th, 2013 | P and I Clubs | Read More

Nickel ore Shipments – lessons learned from losses

Nickel ore Shipments – lessons learned from losses
Joe Hughes American Club’s Briefings One of the most pressing problems for the bulk shipping industry is the safe carriage of nickel ore. The increasing demand for this commodity is fuelled by China’s thirst for nickel ore as it is the principal alloy component for stainless steel. Chinese nickel...
October 3rd, 2013 | Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More