Posts Tagged ‘Manila’

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training
Martin Melin, Technical Communicator Compliance in ballast water treatment depends on crew knowledge as well as the ballast water treatment system itself. To help customers secure the needed competence, Alfa Laval is expanding its Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 training programme with crew training in Houston,...
February 6th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

ITF welcomes the Manila statement about the fair treatment of seafarers

ITF welcomes the Manila statement about the fair treatment of seafarers
The ITF HQ’s in London International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) general secretary Stephen Cotton, and a delegation of ITF unions, is at a regional meeting in Manila, the Philippines, of Asia’s leading seafaring nations that has agreed the first ‘Manila statement on the fair treatment...
November 14th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, ITF, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

InterManager urges crew to help identify enclosed space solutions

InterManager urges crew to help identify enclosed space solutions
Captain Kuba Szymanski InterManager, the international trade association for the shipmanagement sector, has launched a campaign to encourage seafarers to think about safety issues when working in enclosed spaces and to identify measures which they believe would reduce risks. Announcing the campaign during...
November 9th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Intermanager, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

RINA Sets New Standards for Crew Competence

RINA Sets New Standards for Crew Competence
. The 9th Annual Crew Conference was held on November 22, in Manila, Philippines. The main theme for the event was the competence of seafarers. Delegates from all over the world participated and were informed of a new system which has been developed exclusively by RINA Academy Philippines to manage crew...
December 8th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Use training to direct the future of shipping says ICS Chairman

Use training to direct the future of shipping says ICS Chairman
Esben Poulsson Manila 15 November 2016: Training acts not only as a career enhancer, but also plays an essential role in the modernisation of the shipping industry as a whole, said Esben Poulsson, Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) today, as he delivered the keynote speech at this...
November 15th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

MCTC invites crew connect global conference visitors to open day at new Far East offices

MCTC invites crew connect global conference visitors to open day at new Far East offices
Christian Ioannou Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) will be opening the doors to its new MCTC Far East offices to visitors of this year’s CrewConnect Global Conference and Exhibition in Manila.   MCTC Marine Ltd, which is based in Cyprus and specialises in the training of multi-national...
November 9th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training | 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

Brexit negatives add fire to Interferry conference warning shots

Brexit negatives add fire to Interferry conference warning shots
Guy Platten Trade association Interferry will be highlighting the ferry industry’s latest political challenges at its 41stannual conference in Manila next month – and this year a unique new subject will feature alongside the event’s customary warnings on the impact of new regulations. In June a...
September 21st, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ClassNK CMAXS installed on a pair of Rosy Star Ocean Vessels Management ship

ClassNK CMAXS installed on a pair of Rosy Star Ocean Vessels Management ship
Manila- ClassNK Consulting Service’s software solutions ClassNK CMAXS PMS and ClassNK CMAXS SPICS have just been installed on two ships managed by Manila-based Rosy Star Ocean Vessels Management Co., Inc., marking the first adoption by clients outside of Japan. ClassNK CMAXS PMS is a complete and...
April 21st, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

GAC and ATPI Griffinstone to offer first integrated training and travel solution to marine and energy industries

GAC and ATPI Griffinstone to offer first integrated training and travel solution to marine and energy industries
Manila, Philippines – GAC Training and Service Solutions (GTSS), the specialist provider of world-class training for maritime personnel, has announced an agreement with ATPI Griffinstone, part of the ATPI Group, one of the leaders in travel solutions for the shipping and energy industries. The agreement...
November 12th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Regulatory, Ship Agencies | Read More

Sailors’ Society Ambassadors hold first ever fundraising Gala Dinner in Manila

Sailors’ Society Ambassadors hold first ever fundraising Gala Dinner in Manila
Sailors’ Society Ambassadors – Manila Chapter together with some of the Sailors’ Society staff and chaplains* US$37, 000 raised towards global maritime charity’s work supporting seafarers in need Sailors’ Society Ambassadors – Manila Chapter has raised US$37, 000 to aid seafarers...
September 29th, 2015 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

V.Group inaugurates new centre in Manila

V.Group inaugurates new centre in Manila
V.Group Manila – Bridge simulation room 1000 new seafarers register on first day of V.Group’s new Manila Training Centre. V.Group the world’s leading provider of maritime services, together with its market leading third party ship management arm, V.Ships, are celebrating the inauguration...
May 28th, 2015 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Philippines domestic ferry conference urges action to improve safety

Philippines domestic ferry conference urges action to improve safety
​​The Manila Statement acknowledges the urgent need to enhance the safety of ships carrying passengers on non-international voyages and urges States to review and update national regulations in relation to their passenger ferries and to apply the guidelines, to address marine casualties and incidents...
April 27th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Groundings, IMO, Maritime Accidents, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

IMO – domestic ferry safety conference opens

IMO – domestic ferry safety conference opens
IMO’s SG Koji Sekimizu opens the conference 24/04/2015 IMO Secretary-General Sekimizu has opened the Conference on the enhancement of safety of ships carrying passengers on non-international voyages, being held in Manila, the Philippines (24 April), saying ferry passengers expect and deserve...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, IMO, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO top story: Conference on domestic ferry safety to be held in Philippines

IMO top story: Conference on domestic ferry safety to be held in Philippines
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will hold an international Conference on the enhancement of safety of ships carrying passengers on non-international voyages, in Manila, the Philippines, on 24 April 2015.   The Conference, which will be opened by IMO Secretary-G​eneral Koji Sekimizu,...
April 20th, 2015 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMO, Safety and Security | Read More

ISS GMT offers guidance to marine and offshore workers…

ISS GMT offers guidance to marine and offshore workers…
ISS GMT offers guidance to marine and offshore workers on Philippines’ International Passenger Service Charge  ISS GMT Manila, part of the Inchcape Shipping Services group of companies, and a market-leading airline booking and ticketing agent for Philippine marine and offshore workers, has issued...
February 23rd, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Politics and Government, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Taxation, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
De-watering operations January 15, 2015, Germany, Kiel Canal Due to persistent rainfall, the Kiel Canal Authority has commenced de-watering operations at Brunsbuttel until late afternoon today (15 January). All lock chambers are in use for this operation and no traffic through the lock is possible. Consequently...
January 15th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

DGS Marine opens new office in Manila

DGS Marine opens new office in Manila
David Skinner Expansion of global network follows 19% premium growth for DGS Marine in February P&I renewals DGS Marine, a leading global P&I (protection and indemnity) management provider, and exclusive manager for the British European and Overseas (BE&O) P&I facility, has announced...
April 16th, 2014 | Claims, Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

MOL Safety Conference 2014 held

MOL Safety Conference 2014 held
Koichi Muto MOL Safety Conference 2014 held ~ Four conferences aimed at becoming the world leader in safe operation ~ March 13, 2014 – TOKYO—Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) today announced that MOL Safety Conference 2014 programs have been held in four places worldwide. <Date>               <City...
March 13th, 2014 | Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More