Posts Tagged ‘Paris’

World Oceans Day – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019

World Oceans Day – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019
World Oceans Day – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Launches Program for Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (20-22 November, Paris) 7 June 2019 Every day is World Oceans Day at the World Ocean Council. And every day presents opportunities for investment and innovation in ocean health and...
June 7th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

ENGIE to host the Natural Propulsion Seminar in Paris May 29th 2019

ENGIE to host the Natural Propulsion Seminar in Paris May 29th 2019 The shipping industry has a major challenge, to decarbonise substantially over the coming decades with an initial target of at least 50% reduction in GHG emissions by 2050. That target will require many low carbon and zero-emission vessels...
May 15th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory of hazardous material (IHM) services

Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory  of hazardous material (IHM) services
… Verifavia Shipping diversifies with launch of inventory  of hazardous material (IHM) services  New IHM service offering coincides with opening of new office in Chandigarh PARIS, CHANDIGARH, SINGAPORE – 2nd APRIL 2019: Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company for the...
April 2nd, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ship Demolitions | Read More

WOC Announces Conference Chair for the 2019 Sustainable Ocean Summit, Paris, 20-22 Nov

WOC Announces Conference Chair for the 2019 Sustainable Ocean Summit, Paris, 20-22 Nov
Frédéric Moncany de Saint-Aignan, President, French Maritime Cluster The World Ocean Council (WOC) is proud to announce that Mr. Frédéric Moncany de Saint-Aignan, President, French Maritime Cluster, is the Conference Chair for the 7th Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS), Paris, 20-22 November 2019. Mr....
March 4th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Meet DNV GL’s energy experts at CIGRE 2018

Meet DNV GL’s energy experts at CIGRE 2018
We would like to inform you about our presence at the Cigré 2018 in Paris and would be happy to meet you at our booth #327 or in one of the technical sessions. Join us to learn more about how DNV GL can support your grid project, covering all project phases from strategy and development to construction...
July 25th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Verifavia Shipping first independent verifier authorised by the Panama Maritime Authority for IMO DCS verification services

Verifavia Shipping first independent verifier authorised by the Panama Maritime Authority for IMO DCS verification services
Julien Dufour, CEO, Verifavia Shipping World’s largest ship registry accredits Verifavia to offer independent IMO DCS verification services to its 8,000+ Panamanian registered vessels LONDON, PARIS, ATHENS – 06 June 2018: Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company for the transport...
June 6th, 2018 | Flags, Regulatory | Read More

GEODIS opens a new Parisian distribution centre serving the city of tomorrow

GEODIS opens a new Parisian distribution centre serving the city of tomorrow
GEODIS has opened a new site in the 12th arrondissement of the French capital. After two years of construction, the new 15,000 m2 depot symbolizes the Group’s determination to strengthen and develop its position in the Paris region. The new facility also underscores GEODIS’ commitment to a...
November 30th, 2017 | Logistics | Read More

The low-down on the Mini sailors

The low-down on the Mini sailors
.. To note: – Meeting in Paris between a delegation of racers and the press – A common base yet a host of different stories – Mini sailors set great store by the fundamentals of the race – The Mini-Transat La Boulangère in figures It’s in Paris, near the Place de la Bastille,...
September 7th, 2017 | Associations, Press and Media, Sailing, Sports | Read More

BHM Penlaw joins with Human Rights at Sea

BHM Penlaw joins with Human Rights at Sea
Philipp Hermes BHM Penlaw The international law firm BHM Penlaw with offices in Hamburg, Berlin, Paris and Edinburgh have longstanding relationships and networks to maritime and marine industries as well as to the international non-governmental, governmental and diplomatic scene. Under the guidance of...
November 7th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Company Profiles, HR, Legal, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Changes to leadership structure at Ecoslops

Changes to leadership structure at Ecoslops
Ecoslops: – Vincent Favier appointed Chairman – 3% stake acquired by SOPREMA – Pierre-Etienne Bindschedler selected as a Board member PARIS, October 17, 2016 – Ecoslops (ISIN: FR0011490648; Ticker: ALESA / PEA-PME eligible), an innovative technology company that upgrades...
October 17th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

EURO 2016: Parabéns a Portugal. Conseguiram!

EURO 2016: Parabéns a Portugal. Conseguiram!
En-lightening! Portugal all the way! Portugal all the way; what a soccer game that was earlier on last night! What a tournament that was! What a final that was; excitement at its best! Ole! The Portuguese built up began after their greatest disappointment when, as hosts of Euro 2004, lost to the Greek...
July 11th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Sports, Story of the Day | Read More

Flame in the sky…

Flame in the sky…
The Oceanus, the first vessel on the scene to search for the ill-fated Egypt air plane… Flame in the sky… Was that the ill-fated  MS804 Egypt Air A320? Could that be the plane south of the Greek Island of Karpathos in Greece’s south eastern seas? The “Oceanus”, a bulker operated...
May 19th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Breaking News, Story of the Day | Read More

Strong DP focus at Europe & Africa IMCA section meeting

Strong DP focus at Europe & Africa IMCA section meeting
Dynamic positioning (DP) figures prominently on the agenda for the next meeting of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA’s) Europe & Africa section meeting being held in Paris on 3 March. IMCA members, and non-members from organisations wishing to learn more about IMCA and its...
February 25th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

On Climate: ‘Our task is not over, ’ says Ban Ki-moon…

On Climate: ‘Our task is not over, ’ says Ban Ki-moon…
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (second left), UNFCCC’s Christiana Figueres (left), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and President of the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP21), and President François Hollande of France (right), celebrate historic adoption of Paris Agreement. UN Photo/Mark...
February 17th, 2016 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

One night in Calais…

One night in Calais…
Valentina Del Fuoco One night in Calais: 24-25th October 2015 By Valentina Del Fuoco* The solidarity walk for refugees on the 12th of September saw thousands of people marching through the streets of central London. I stood in one place and waited for the demonstration to pass, trying to capture the...
January 4th, 2016 | Charity, Communication, Immigration, Reports, Story of the Week | Read More

COP 21: Carbon War Room statement on agreement

COP 21: Carbon War Room statement on agreement
Paris: …signs of Climate Change… On the outcome of the recent COP 21 negotiations in Paris, Victoria Stulgis, Senior Associate, Carbon War Room commented: “Despite calls to regulate shipping from the European Parliament, Denmark and the Marshall Islands, as well as multiple industry...
December 13th, 2015 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

The dire …straits of the low BDI; who will survive…?

The dire …straits of the low BDI; who will survive…?
John Faraclas Our fiftieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 11th of December 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed DOWN 12 points at 522 since yesterday...
December 11th, 2015 | Chartering, Climate, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Fixtures, Logistics, Markets, Mergers and Aquisitions, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

European shipowners want shipping reintroduced in COP21 text

European shipowners want shipping reintroduced in COP21 text
Patrick Verhoeven European shipowners join the European Commission, MEPs and various stakeholders in calling for shipping to be brought back in the text currently negotiated in the context of the COP21 climate talks in Paris. ‘The talks in Paris are a unique opportunity to give a clear signal to the...
December 10th, 2015 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Global Shipping Industry will support further CO2 reduction measures at IMO

Global Shipping Industry will support further CO2 reduction measures at IMO
Peter Hinchliffe Global Shipping Industry will support further CO2 reduction measures at IMO, regardless of final outcome of Paris conference The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), which has represented global ship operators throughout the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, has commented on...
December 10th, 2015 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, Pollution | Read More

Ecoslops announces first sale of light Bitumen

Ecoslops announces first sale of light Bitumen
Vincent Favier Over 98% of oil residues recycled and upcycled Ecoslops, the first company to develop technology to produce recycled marine fuels from marine oil residues (‘slops’), has announcedits first sale of light bitumen. Vincent Favier, CEO of Ecoslops, said: “Following our initial sale of...
December 8th, 2015 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Paris and Beirut attacks: ITF comment

Paris and Beirut attacks: ITF comment
Steve Cotton Commenting on the terrorist attacks on Beirut and Paris ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) general secretary Steve Cotton said: “On Friday night, as the people of Lebanon were holding two days of mourning following the attacks on their capital, the people of – and visitors...
November 15th, 2015 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, ITF, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security | Read More

Despicable murders by Islamist terrorists rock the City of Light

Despicable murders by Islamist terrorists rock the City of Light
Without prejudice Despicable murders by Islamist terrorists rock the City of Light In need of a Historical Peace in the Middle East and its periphery; John Faraclas writes: Time and again due to disturbances from pirates and terrorists that endanger our industry, that of the shipping industry in its...
November 14th, 2015 | Comment, European Union, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Press and Media, Religion, Story of the Month, UN | Read More

Statement by UNEP Executive Director on the Paris Attacks

Statement by UNEP Executive Director on the Paris Attacks
Achim Steiner – UNEP Nairobi, 14 November 2015 – UN Under-Secretary-General and UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner released the following statement regarding the attacks in Paris on 13 November: “As part of the UN family, we join UN Secretary General Ban Ki moon in offering our deepest...
November 14th, 2015 | Environment, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, UN | Read More

UN condemns ‘despicable’ terrorist attacks in Paris

UN condemns ‘despicable’ terrorist attacks in Paris
View of Paris, France, from UNESCO headquarters. UN Photo/Mark Garten 13 November 2015 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations Security Council have condemned the “despicable” terrorist attacks carried out today in various locations in and around Paris, and Mr. Ban has demanded...
November 14th, 2015 | Associations, European Union, Military, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Story of the Month, UN | Read More

EU Member States show trust in IMO’s ability to deliver

EU Member States show trust in IMO’s ability to deliver
Patrick Verhoeven “The EU Council’s decision to entrust the IMO with the regulation of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from international shipping is a vote of confidence in the international organisation’s ability to deliver” claimed Patrick Verhoeven, ECSA Secretary General following the adoption...
September 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More