Posts Tagged ‘Piraeus’

HFW boosts Greek ship finance with partner appointment and senior associate hire as office celebrates 25th Anniversary

HFW boosts Greek ship finance with partner appointment  and senior associate hire as office celebrates 25th Anniversary
Sector-focused law firm HFW has boosted its leading Greek ship finance practice with the promotion of Piraeus consultant Kalliopi Karaiskaki to partner and the hire of senior associate Dimitra Gelti. Kalliopi has also been appointed as head of the firm’s ship finance practice in Piraeus. The moves...
June 15th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, Person Profiles | Read More

“The Notebooks of Anzel Kourtian” with Christina Alexanian, a window to history.

“The Notebooks of Anzel Kourtian” with Christina Alexanian, a window to history.
Oil painting by Alexander Heretakis* The non-profit, charitable and cultural organization “Friends of the Municipal Theater of Piraeus” has the honour to invite you to the extraordinary performance of “The Notebooks of Anzel Kourtian” which will take place in Piraeus, at the premises...
March 26th, 2018 | Charity, Theatre, Comedy, Drama, Dance | Read More

Ardent, Vernicos and EPE combine forces.

Ardent, Vernicos and EPE combine forces.
… ARDENT, VERNICOS and EPE combine forces to provide emergency response services in the eastern Mediterranean PIRAEUS, (20TH MARCH 2018) – GLOBAL MARITIME SERVICES PROVIDER, ARDENT, VERNICOS TUGS AND SALVAGE, A GREEK-BASED TUG & SALVAGE SERVICE PROVIDER AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ENGINEERING...
March 23rd, 2018 | Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Rotarians celebrate 1821 independence war anniversary

Rotarians celebrate 1821 independence war anniversary
Polikseni (Poly) Akavalos with Theodoros Kokkiniotis and Giannis Plakiotakis With great success a joint celebration of the day of 25th March 1821, which marked the start of the Greek war of independence against the Ottoman Empire, took place at the Nautical Club of Greece. The Chios Sextant Rotary Club...
March 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Clubs, Events, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

Poseidon Med II event: “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront”

Poseidon Med II event: “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront”
Snapshot from the audience with Panagiotis Chatziperos at the podium “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront” The outcomes of Poseidon Med II workshop in Piraeus on 16th February 2018 Air quality, the leading priority of European ports, was the focus of last Friday discussion,...
February 23rd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

“Air quality measurements in ports”, PPA 16 February 2018

“Air quality measurements in ports”,  PPA 16 February 2018
Piraeus Port Authority “Air quality measurements in ports”, at the Piraeus Port Authority, 16 February 2018 Interesting discussions on air pollution measurements in ports and deployment of LNG as alternative fuel will be the focus of the forthcoming EU co-funded Poseidon Med II event which will...
February 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Pollution | Read More

North P&I Club highlights the steps to GDPR compliance

North P&I Club highlights the steps to GDPR compliance
Andrian Durkin December 19, 2017 – Leading marine insurer North P&I Club has highlighted the steps to be taken by the shipping industry to meet its obligations under the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which enters into force in May 2018. Against a backdrop of increasing...
December 19th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

NAVIGATOR 2017 impressive kick-start

NAVIGATOR 2017 impressive kick-start
Danae Bezantakos introducing the event As we have pre-announced the NAVIGATOR 2017 is one of Greece’s Greek major event and its only one of its kind for 16 years now. The Bezantakos’ Family run Navigator Shipping Consultants now in its 26th year promises, as always, a great debate. A full house on...
November 3rd, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

Football in the service of Humanity

Football in the service of Humanity
Mr. Evangelos Marinakis gave the opening speech for Harvard University’s World Conference at the Acropolis Museum! Olympiacos has been and remains our country’s best ambassador abroad. Starting with football, that Olympiacos has been permanently and deservedly representing at the mainstage of Europe,...
September 5th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Sports | Read More

Re-positioning Greece as a global maritime capital

Re-positioning Greece as a global maritime capital
Greece’s position is ideal to all intents and purposes for conducting  hipping business. Today, we are pleased to share with you a new, insightful EY study, titled “Re-positioning Greece as a global maritime capital”*. In this report, EY examines the role of Greece as a global shipping...
July 14th, 2017 | Accountancy, News, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Market’s fall might ignite an unprecedented shipping mess…

Market’s fall might ignite an unprecedented shipping mess…
John N. Faraclas The BDI lost 47 points earlier on today and now reads 847; the Geopolitics too are getting conspicuously messy. John Faraclas’ daily market brief: The Capers lead today’s fall with nearly 100 points loss and the BCI 2014 now reads 901 – down 96 points – about to break below the...
July 5th, 2017 | Awards, Books, Charity, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Events, Flags, HR, Legal, Marine Insurance, Markets, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Reports, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Social Columns, Statistics, Story of the Day, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Bureau Veritas’ 27th Hellenic Marine Technical Committee meeting

Bureau Veritas’ 27th Hellenic Marine Technical Committee meeting
l to r: Nikos Argyros (Laskaridis Shipping Co Ltd),  Bill Stamatopoulos (Inspectorate Hellas), Michael Sterghiou (Inspectorate Hellas),  and George Andreadis. The 27th Marine Technical Committee Meeting of  Bureau Veritas Piraeus,  took place on May 23rd 2017 and hosted by  George Andreadis, Marine...
May 31st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Technical, Technology | Read More

Mitsotakis’ powerfull speech at the Piraeus Marine Club

Mitsotakis’ powerfull speech at the Piraeus Marine Club
Irene S. Daifas, president of the PMC with Kyriakos Mitsotakis The Piraeus Marine Club attracted almost 200 guests and was overflowing with key Greek shipping stakeholders on Monday, May 22, 2017, who gathered to hear the Club’s esteemed guest speaker, the President of New Democracy and Leader of the...
May 24th, 2017 | Clubs, Events, Politics and Government | Read More

Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus Unveiled in Piraeus.

Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus Unveiled in Piraeus.
An aerial view of the Pontian Monument at Alexandra square Piraeus, Greece, May 21, 2017. A new Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus was today officially unveiled in Piraeus, and the newly reconstructed Alexandra Square was opened, in the presence of hundreds of people The Monument is...
May 21st, 2017 | Events, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Unveiling of the Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus

Unveiling of the Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus
The Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus – artist’s impression model Unveiling of the Monument to the Genocide of the Greeks of Pontus will take place on Sunday, May 21 in Piraeus Donor Evangelos Marinakis and Mayor Yannis M. Moralis to participate in special ceremony The genocide...
May 19th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Kallichoron Sunday Brunch

Kallichoron Sunday Brunch
The Kallichoron team Last Sunday found us in Piraeus, attending the brunch hosted by Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel introducing us to local tastes and handmade delicacies of the beautiful island of Astypalea. The event took place at a fully functional event venue with modern aesthetics “Proorismos...
April 8th, 2017 | Events, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, Tourism, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports
Simulator’s graphics view of a typical feeder vessel operating at Port of Patras/ Source: Patras LNG Bunkering Manoeuvring Simulation Study Report, November 2016) Since November 2016, a series of navigation simulation workshops have been delivered by the European co-funded project Poseidon Med II in...
February 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Time is now

The Time is now
Spyridon Zolotas, Area Manager for Greece and Cyprus on the podium with Stefanos Chatzinikolaou, Manager of RINA Academy Hellas, Alessandro Pescetto, Sector Manager Innovation of RINA Services, Giorgos Plevrakis, Business Development Manager of RINA Hellas and Michael Markogiannis, Manager of Plan Approval...
February 20th, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

16th of March: Cyber Security – General awareness training

16th of March: Cyber Security – General awareness training
ΝΕW! Cyber Security – General awareness training DNV GL acknowledges that the maritime sector is in need of adequate cyber security to safeguard organizations, assets and information. To that end, Maritime Academy Hellas is offering on 16 March 2017, a 1-day general awareness Cyber Security...
February 13th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Corruption, Defense, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, Maritime Fraud, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Clubing debates at the Piraeus Marine Club

Clubing debates at the Piraeus Marine Club
Joe Hughes at the podium The 16th International P and I Conference was on all counts one of the best ever in recent memory One of the more interesting debates concerned the relative virtues of Club financial strength and service excellence. Michael Asherson of the North of England Club proposed the motion...
February 2nd, 2017 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance

American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance
Lady Liberty on the cover. American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance By James Brewer Poetry and P&I is an unlikely partnership, but it was there at the foundation of the American Club. A propitious collaboration of a ruthless broker and a frustrated...
January 12th, 2017 | Books, Maritime History and Museums, News, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

The American P&I Club reports positive developments in 2016

The American P&I Club reports positive developments in 2016
  The American Club’s Piraeus team with the Managers of SCB Inc. . expanded capabilities with office in Houston positive investment performance increased net tonnage by 10% American Hellenic’s tonnage ahead of projections Eagle Ocean Marine remains profitable The American P&I Club, one...
January 5th, 2017 | Events, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

Seascape’s Christmas Children’s party

Seascape’s Christmas Children’s party
Santa in centre stage with children and their parents Christmas celebrations are great chances to praise the responsibility that our companies have towards society, and prove the big difference that small actions of a CSR policy can bring. Seascape Ltd., a provider of ship spare parts, technical consultancy...
December 27th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

2016 “Poseidon Med II calls at Piraeus” Conference successfully concluded on 8th December

2016 “Poseidon Med II calls at Piraeus” Conference successfully concluded on 8th December
Snapshot from the audience The 2016 Poseidon Med II Conference concluded on 8 December in Piraeus Municipal Theatre, highlighting mature technology and synergy building as stepping-stones towards LNG as fuel era. The conference, attracting more than 180 attendees, gathered together delegates from international...
December 19th, 2016 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Poseidon Med II Conference in Piraeus 8th Dec, 2016

Poseidon Med II Conference in Piraeus 8th Dec, 2016
Piraeus Akti Miaouli The Poseidon Med II Annual Conference will be held at the Piraeus Municipal Theatre on December 8 2016 to update participants on the latest developments of LNG bunkering and offer the opportunity to meet leading experts in this field. This year’s conference will be organised around...
December 5th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Shipmanagement | Read More