Posts Tagged ‘Piraeus’

Launch of the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus, Greece) QMUL / HMC

Launch of the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus, Greece) QMUL / HMC
H.E.The British Ambassador, Mr. John Kittmer, Dr. Tina Loverdou, Mrs. Natalia Margioli, Professor Spyros Maniatis, and Professor David Sadler, An event to celebrate the launch of a new LLM in International Shipping Law took place at the British Ambassador’s Residence on December 1st, 2014.  It was...
December 3rd, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Events, Legal, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

The Sea Colours

The Sea Colours
The see, she, sea-factor in the world of arts is what Eva Divaris’ work is all about! For those in Greece and those visiting Piraeus it’s worth to visit her latest exhibition at the Piraeus Marine Club at 51 Akti Miaouli, in the heart of the Port of Piraeus. The private view on Tuesday the 21st...
October 16th, 2014 | Art and auctions, Clubs, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Maritime Gifts, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Hellenic Lloyd’s SA meets with major manufacturers and Academia…

Hellenic Lloyd’s SA meets with major manufacturers and Academia…
All the world on stage at Lloyd’s Register Energy Efficiency Solutions Forum held at Aegean Shipping Management On Thursday 25 September Hellenic Lloyd’s SA held the Energy Efficiency Solutions – A holistic view Forum. The event was hosted by Aegean Shipping Management in their auditorium. The...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services celebrates the 25th anniversary of ISS Greece

Inchcape Shipping Services celebrates the 25th anniversary of ISS Greece
  ISS Employee of the Year finalists with Group CEO Claus Hyldager. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has this month celebrated the 25thanniversary of its operations in Greece by hosting its annual senior management conference in Athens, close to...
September 22nd, 2014 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Pitsilos to run Manaco Marine (Hellas) P.C, office in Greece

Pitsilos to run Manaco Marine (Hellas) P.C, office in Greece
Captain Antonis H. Pitsilos Following Announcement comes from Captain Antonis H. Pitsilos: Please note that as from today we have launched our new office in PIRAEUS : Manaco Marine (Hellas) P.C, which is an associate company of Manaco Marine Pvt Ltd Sri Lanka*, an ISO 9001-2008 (DNV) and MLC (GL) certified...
September 15th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Ship Agencies | Read More

Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration- Shanghai Arbitration Commission

Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration- Shanghai Arbitration Commission
Aiming to strengthen the relations and to develop the mutual cooperation in the field of commercial arbitration, the Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration and the Shanghai Arbitration Commission agreed to implement the provisions according to a signed protocol during their recent meeting at the...
July 28th, 2014 | Arbiitration, Associations, Claims, Disputes, Events, Legal, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Making a DATE with DNV GL…

Making a DATE with DNV GL…
Nikos Boussounis, DNV GL Maritime Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for the East Mediterranean, Black & Caspian Seas, Making a DATE with DNV GL: New Support Centre at Piraeus will bring customers direct access to experts DNV GL, the world’s leading ship classification society and a leading...
June 13th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Hill Dickinson charity row

The Hill Dickinson charity row
l to r: Iris Vamvaka, Natassa Giannaka, Chrysa Kitsou, Andrew Dyer, Maria Moisidou, Electra Panayotopoulos, Panagiotis Anastasakis. Hill Dickinson was both pleased and proud to hold their first ever Charity Rowing Competition at the picturesque ‘Mikrolimano’ in Kastella, next door to the...
June 4th, 2014 | Charity, Legal, Rowing, Sports | Read More

The Posidonia 2014 opening

The Posidonia 2014 opening
Greece’s Prime Minister Antonis Samaras cutting the red ribbon World’s top shipping event opens for business Posidonia’s impressive size and quality wows and woos global maritime community  Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras inaugurated this evening the international shipping exhibition...
June 2nd, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

Safety-Quality Systems: Drawbacks or Beneficial for the Shipping Industry and the Economy

Safety-Quality Systems: Drawbacks or Beneficial for the Shipping Industry and the Economy
Prof. Costas Chlomoudis, Vassilis Illiopoulos, Constantine Karaindros, Andreas Skamalos, Marios Meletiou and IoannisPapagiannopoulos. Earlier today at the University of Piraeus, a seminar took place on ‘Safety-Quality Systems: Drawbacks or Beneficial for the Shipping Industry and the Economy ’ organized...
May 20th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

ALBA supports TEDxUniversity of Pireaus…

ALBA supports TEDxUniversity of Pireaus…
University of Piraeus, main entrance building ALBA supports TEDxUniversity of Pireaus, 2014 and offers two scholarships for the Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing ALBA actively supports TEDxUniversity of Piraeus 2014 entitled “Time Voyagers” by offering one full and one partial (50%) scholarship...
April 11th, 2014 | Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

The Transition from Printed to Digital Media

The Transition from Printed to Digital Media
University of Piraeus, main entrance building On 8th April 2014 at the University of Piraeus, a seminar took place on ‘Information Services regarding Maritime Shipping : The Transition from Printed to Digital Media’ organized by the Hellenic Association of Maritime Economists (HAME) within the frame...
April 9th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Communication, Maritime Education and Training, Press and Media | Read More

Athens takes the honours as prime location in 2014 ICS exams season

Athens takes the honours as prime location in 2014 ICS exams season
The s/s “Hellas Liberty” Greek capital overtakes London as more young shipping professionals seek to base their careers on recognised qualifications London, April 7, 2014. Athens has overtaken London as the most popular centre for students sitting the 2014 Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers...
April 7th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Chartering, Fixtures, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Scholarships, Shipping Centers | Read More

Bureau Veritas 22nd meeting of the Hellenic Marine Technical Committee

Bureau Veritas 22nd meeting of the Hellenic Marine Technical Committee
l to r: Christos Christoforou, Anastasios Angelopoulos, Paillette Palaiologou, Lambros Chahalis, George Sarris, Antonis Faraklas, George Vranakis, John  Kokarakis The Marine Technical Committee meeting of Bureau Veritas for 2014 took place on February 19th at the Yacht Club of Greece. The well attended...
February 27th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical | Read More

The Propeller Club of the United States (Port of Piraeus) annual Vassilopitta…

The Propeller Club of the United States (Port of Piraeus) annual Vassilopitta…
l to r: Mr.K.Rokkos, Mr.G.Skrimizeas, Mrs.C. Dalassou, Mr.Th.Neslichanidis, Mr.A.Faraklas (holding his award), Mr. C. Constantinou, Mr. G. Xiradakis, Mr. D. Patrikios, Mrs.Y. Pavlopoulou , Mr. K. Contes, Mr.D.Tsirozidis New Year pitta cutting ceremony Many members members and guests joined the ceremony...
February 18th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships, Social Columns | Read More

Class Direct app launched by Lloyd’s Register Marine

Class Direct app launched by Lloyd’s Register Marine
iPhone screenshot Lloyd’s Register Marine has created an easy-to-use app for smartphones and tablets, enabling its clients to access ship and fleet data from anywhere in the world This new app, using the functionality of LR’s award-winning web service Class Direct, has been specifically designed...
February 18th, 2014 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Teachers praise HELMEPA’s initiatives

Teachers praise HELMEPA’s initiatives
A view from the CERES hall way.. Young learners from Primary schools across the Attica prefecture continue their visits to HELMEPA’s two permanent environmental exhibitions this year with a zealous enthusiasm. The exhibitions are hosted at the building of the notable Ceres company and that of member-company...
February 7th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Pollution | Read More

Piraeus: world leader in shipping and naval grandeur

Piraeus: world leader in shipping and naval grandeur
At the municipal Kantharou street neoclassic mansion in the heart of Piraeus, a unique exhibition takes place since the 4th of December epitomising the Athenian Hegemony’s and beyond maritime and naval achievements. The exhibition spreads in both floors and includes traditional ships hulls, replicas...
December 30th, 2013 | Art and auctions, Charity, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, News | Read More

DNV GL’s double splash

DNV GL’s double splash
Did I hear you talk about vibrant events in Piraeus this Christmas…? you are about to  know …err read of what happened at 5 Aetolikou Street with two class society groups; their celebrations exceeding any previous record! With easy access and no further parking problems following RINA’s event...
December 19th, 2013 | Classification Societies, Events | Read More

The Piraeus Marine Club’s Christmas Do…

The Piraeus Marine Club’s Christmas Do…
Andreas Callitsis …greeting or …being greeted by Kate Viena, Olga Micha and Vasso Sella as he enters the club … was the first one from the four attended today – a full program showing the world that Greece’s Shipping continues despite the various hick-ups…local and international…...
December 19th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Clubs, Events, People and Places | Read More

Bureau Veritas’ magnificent 500…

Bureau Veritas’ magnificent 500…
A view of the main hall; a full house! In less than a month, following the successful Beaujolais event in London’s Trinity House, another full house, this time in Piraeus – home of the world’s biggest shipping fleet, was recorded at Bureau Veritas’ premises! In festive mood the 500 plus strong...
December 18th, 2013 | Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Social Columns, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s Christmas and New Year open house celebration…

Lloyd’s Register’s Christmas and New Year open house celebration…
Captain Panagiotis N. Tsakos with Apostolos Poulovassilis Down Town Piraeus earlier this afternoon, at its Akti Miaouli premises, Apostolos Poulovassilis, EMEA regional manager, together with the management and staff of Lloyd’s Register Piraeus and members from the society’s UK head quarters,...
December 17th, 2013 | Anniversaries, Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, Company Profiles, Events, People and Places, Technical, Technology | Read More

“HELMEPA Junior’s” Art Exhibit at the Hellenic Maritime Museum closes

1st Primary School of Nikea – Grades 5 and 6 The “HELMEPA Junior” Art Exhibition titled, “Sailing in Clean, Blue Seas”, has come to a successful close. The Exhibit was kindly hosted by the Hellenic Maritime Museum between 23 October and 22 November in Piraeus. Besides the hundreds of adult...
December 4th, 2013 | Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

London new base for longstanding Ince & Co Piraeus office head

London new base for longstanding Ince & Co Piraeus office head
Renowned legal adviser Jonathan Elvey returns to London; Nick Shepherd appointed to head the firm’s Piraeus office In the New Year Jonathan Elvey, head of the Piraeus office for international law firm Ince & Co, will be returning to the firm’s London office after 17 years advising clients at...
December 4th, 2013 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Evergreen Line Provides Boosts to Libyan Trade

Evergreen Line Provides Boosts to Libyan Trade
Evergreen Line has announced an improvement to its services to and from the North African state of Libya with the launch of a new Group-operated feeder service from Piraeus to Tripoli. The LYS3 Service will begin operation at the end of November and significantly enhance Evergreen’s network coverage...
November 22nd, 2013 | Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More