Posts Tagged ‘Maritime UK’

The BDI@1947: the fall?

The BDI@1947: the fall?
John Faraclas The BDI@1947: the fall? The BDI lost 67 points earlier on today given that its two main drivers the Capes – mainly and to a lesser extent the Panamaxes fell. Above all the psychological threshold of 2,000 was lost! Geopolitics: still getting worse. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
July 25th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Fixtures, Markets, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, Weather | Read More

A letter from Maritime UK to New Prime Minister

A letter from Maritime UK to New Prime Minister
. Maritime UK has today written to the new UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson. The letter, from Maritime UK Chair, Harry Theochari, stresses the importance of the sector to national prosperity, and identifies key priorities for the UK’s maritime industries. These include protecting freedom of navigation,...
July 25th, 2019 | Associations, Letters, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

London International Shipping Week | What’s New

London International Shipping Week | What’s New
. London International Shipping Week | What’s New  The Northern Lighthouse Board’s 84m multi-function Tender PHAROS is set to play a significant role at London International Shipping Week this September. PHAROS will be berthed alongside HMS BELFAST in the Thames to provide a venue for seminars,...
April 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Maritime UK makes a splash on International Women’s Day

Maritime UK makes a splash on International Women’s Day
Harry TheochariChair of Maritime UK Maritime UK makes a splash on International Women’s Day by launching two brand new initiatives aimed at boosting gender diversity within the maritime sector  •    Maritime UK’s Women in Maritime Taskforce will meet in Belfast today to launch two new initiatives...
March 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

David Dingle CBE announces Harry Theochari and Sarah Kenny as Maritime UK successors

David Dingle CBE announces Harry Theochari and Sarah Kenny as Maritime UK successors
  Maritime UK is pleased to confirm the appointment of Harry Theochari as its Chair and Sarah Kenny as Vice Chair.  Theochari is global head of transport at law firm Norton Rose Fulbright, and Kenny is CEO at BMT Global. Maritime UK is the sector’s umbrella body, bringing together the shipping,...
October 31st, 2018 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

Leading maritime companies sign gender diversity pledge

Leading maritime companies sign gender diversity pledge
Anne-Marie Mountfield Industry body Maritime UK says the Women in Maritime pledge and its Taskforce will address fairness, equality and inclusion in the sector Leading members of industry body Maritime UK have signed a pledge aimed at supporting gender diversity and inclusion across the sector. The Women...
June 15th, 2018 | News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

‘Women in Maritime’ Taskforce established

‘Women in Maritime’ Taskforce established
Sue Terpilowski Maritime UK has established a Taskforce to address fairness, equality and inclusion within the maritime sector. The Taskforce brings together leaders from across the maritime sector to identify practical steps to increase the number of women in maritime, and crucially within senior roles...
January 18th, 2018 | Associations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Mersey Maritime hosts Maritime UK’s second board meeting outside London

Mersey Maritime hosts Maritime UK’s second board meeting outside London
l to r: Chris Shirling-Rooke, Chief Executive, Mersey Maritime; David Dingle CBE, Chairman of Maritime UK and Carnival UK; John Murray, Chief Executive, Society of Maritime Industries and Sir Michael Bibby Bt, Managing Director, Bibby Line Group and VP of the Supervisory Board of the UK Chamber of Shipping Maritime...
May 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Maritime Industry to hold “China Day” during LISW17

Maritime Industry to hold “China Day” during LISW17
David Dingle, Chairman of Maritime UK and Carnival UK Maritime UK will draw on the successes of its very recent trade mission to Shanghai by organising a ‘China Day’ during the forthcoming London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17), due to be held in Britain’s capital from September 11 to...
April 6th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

RMS Queen Mary 2 hosts Shanghai trade mission to boost UK-China maritime ties

RMS Queen Mary 2 hosts Shanghai trade mission to boost UK-China maritime ties
Queen Mary 2 High-profile trade mission to China days after Article 50 likely triggered Maritime UK and the Department of International Trade (DIT) will lead a unique three-day trade mission to Shanghai at the end of March to promote the UK as The World’s Maritime Centre, providing a complete package...
March 16th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More