Posts Tagged ‘posidonia 2014’

Unsustainable BDI gets one …more plus point…

Unsustainable BDI gets one …more plus point…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 611 – just one point plus, extending uncertainty; John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers, as ever volatile, gained another 22 points ending the day with the BCI 2014 at 995 points. Once again we stress the fact that one sizes’...
June 9th, 2016 | Flags, Markets, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greeks go for broking: ICS president tells IMIF…

Greeks go for broking: ICS president tells IMIF…
Bruce Ogilvy and Jim Davis Greeks go for broking: Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers president Bruce Ogilvy tells IMIF of mounting interest in Athens and around the world Greece is witnessing a surge of enthusiasm from men and women keen to pursue shipbroking as a career. The upswing in the already popular...
April 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Centers | Read More

A newcomer’s view on Posidonia….

A newcomer’s view on Posidonia….
A newcomer’s view on Posidonia: let us make more of Greece’s maritime excellence, By Georgia Tsiraki* Having heard about the Posidonia International Shipping Exhibition, organised biennially in Athens, I was excited to attend this year’s show, held at the Metropolitan Expo centre on June 2-6,...
June 20th, 2014 | Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Education and Training, Events, Exhibitions, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Came by Taxi!

Came by Taxi!
This is what I call support; Bravo to WIISTA-UK! We are pleased to have onboard our …car carrier with hoistable cardecks Maria Dixon, all UK WISTAs  and her very supportive note for WISTA’s-UK Posidonia presence and beyond at Posidonia 2014! Indeed “Came by taxi…” as this...
June 19th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Events, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

DNV GL leads new LNG carrier concept project

DNV GL leads new LNG carrier concept project
Athanasios Reisopoulos, Reg. Business & Market Dev. Manager / VP, Nikolaos Boussounis, Reg. Manager, East Med., Black & Caspian Seas/Senior Vice President Regional Office East Med., Black & Caspian Seas, Tor E. Svensen, Chief Executive Officer DNV GL – Maritime, Henrik O. Madsen, Group...
June 13th, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | 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

Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement (TCM) S.A. achieves ISO 50001 by LR

Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement (TCM) S.A. achieves ISO 50001 by LR
l to r: D. Psaradakis, TCM Senior Technical Director, R. Sadler, S. Dimakopoulos, TCM Deputy Managing Director, T. Boardley, V. Papageorgiou, Vice Chairman of Tsakos Group, Capt. P. Drosos, TCM Managing Director, A. Poulovassilis, Y. Giannakopoulos, TCM HSQEE Marine Manager Tsakos Columbia Shipmanagement...
June 12th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More

Americans know best

Americans know best
H.E. David D. Pearce, the US Ambassador in Athens delivering his speech This mid-week Posidonia 2014 reception given by the American Ambassador at his residence in Athens was not only a great event but confirmed and re-affirmed the strong links in the maritime field and beyond of the world’s two superpowers:...
June 11th, 2014 | Associations, Events, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government | Read More

Prime Management Services Posidonia 2014 seminars

Prime Management Services Posidonia 2014 seminars
A content-feeling Irene Notias after delivering her speech “Prime Management Services organized two seminars at Posidonia 2014, focusing on how to save money and sustain the excellence in our Shipping companies.” The first seminar with the title “Bunker Pricing: the pricing mechanisms and how to...
June 11th, 2014 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

INTERMEPA celebrates its 8th Anniversary at Posidonia 2014

INTERMEPA celebrates its 8th Anniversary at Posidonia 2014
INTERMEPA’s Steering Committee (l to r): Dimitris C. Mitsatsos, Clay Maitland, Dr Michael Ierides, Prof.Oleksandr Yatsenko, Carleen Lyden-Kluss, George Tsavliris, Igor Karpenko, Natalia Tsantsaridi, and Panagiotis Vrettakos. The Steering Committee of the International Marine Environment Protection...
June 10th, 2014 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment | Read More

UGS President speaks out as Posidonia 2014 draws to a close

UGS President speaks out as Posidonia 2014 draws to a close
Michael D. Chandris, Theodore El. Veniamis, John K. Lyras and Dr. Matheos D. Los Statements of the UGS President, Mr. T. Veniamis,  earlier today during the UGS Press Conference on the occasion of “Posidonia Exhibition 2014″ The President of the Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS), Mr. Theodore...
June 6th, 2014 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers, Story of the Month | Read More

Impressive British presence at major shipping show in Greece

Impressive British presence at major shipping show in Greece
The British Ambassador John Kittmer and Sir Alan Massey UK companies network with Greek shipping community at Posidonia 2014 and explore opportunities in shipping related services. Posidonia is the largest international gathering on the shipping calendar. It is a high profile maritime exhibition and...
June 6th, 2014 | Associations, Banking, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Organisations, Politics and Government, Technology | Read More

Aegean Shipping Management awarded Business Continuity certification by Lloyd’s Register

Aegean Shipping Management awarded Business Continuity certification by Lloyd’s Register
Mr George Melissanidis, CEO of Aegean Shipping Management, receiving the ISO 22301 certificate from Mr Apostolos Poulovassilis, Lloyd’s Register Marine Regional Manager EMEA Aegean Shipping Management has become the first Greek shipping company and amongst the first worldwide to be awarded the ISO...
June 6th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies | Read More

HELMEPA: “Energy efficiency measures on existing vessels”

HELMEPA: “Energy efficiency measures on existing vessels”
  l to r: C. Prekezes, D. Vastarouchas , Prof. Ν. Κyrtatos, D. Antonopoulos,  Commissioner Μ. Damanaki, Dr. J. Koustas, J. Lantz, and Dr.  H. Brauer Wednesday, 4 June marked the 32nd Anniversary to the day of the conception of the Hellenic Marine Environment Protection Association-HELMEPA,...
June 5th, 2014 | Energy, Environment | Read More

Panama (always) makes the difference

Panama (always) makes the difference
Mrs. Alexandra Taquis de Valetopulos, the Ambassador of  Panama Aymard Jimenez Granda and the viceminister of foreign trade of Panama Jose Pacheco Tejeira Back at the sea-side Apollon Divani Hotel in Vouliagmeni where four years ago (2010) Panama staged, on the occasion of Posidonia 2014, one of its...
June 5th, 2014 | Events, Exhibitions, People and Places | Read More

Industry is warned at Posidonia Namepa seminar…

Industry is warned at Posidonia Namepa seminar…
Clay Maitland Industry is warned at Posidonia Namepa seminar of the high cost of non-compliance, By James Brewer US officials are pressing home a tough line against ships suspected of causing pollution or falsifying their discharge records, a Posidonia seminar was told. Big rewards for whistleblowers...
June 5th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Pollution | Read More

The Japan-Posidonia 2014 Seminar

The Japan-Posidonia 2014 Seminar
A view fprm the conference the moment the Japanese Ambassador ends his speech Greek shipowners’ spending in new buildings and retrofits of existing fleet has attracted the global maritime community to Athens once again with the leading ship building nations lining up to showcase their goods at the...
June 4th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

Capital working with Lloyd’s Register and DSME to develop LNG-fuelled Ultra-Large Container Ships (ULCS) of the future

Capital working with Lloyd’s Register and DSME to develop LNG-fuelled Ultra-Large Container Ships (ULCS) of the future
Lloyd’s Register’s CEO Richard Sadler, Evangelos Marinakis and Apostolos Poulovassilis, Regional Marine Manager EMEA for Lloyd’s Register Joint 14K teu boxship LNG as fuel project will be ‘cornerstone’ of a broad sustainability strategy supported by Lloyd’s Register Capital Ship Management...
June 4th, 2014 | Container shipping, Events, Exhibitions, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

WISTA Hellas Posidonia 2014 splash!

WISTA Hellas Posidonia 2014 splash!
l to r: Maria Mavroudi, Ioanna Topaloglou, Marina Papaioannou, Dorothea Ioannou and Angie Hartmann Earlier on at the Vive Mar, the well know seaside bar-restaurant in Voula, Athens over 350 members and staunch supporters of WISTA Hellas joined in for the biennial Posidonia early evening buffet reception...
June 3rd, 2014 | Charity, Clubs, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Connectivity lifts safety and efficiency to the next level

Connectivity lifts safety and efficiency to the next level
DNV GL, the world’s leading ship classification society and a leading risk and sustainability service provider briefed the press today on the future of shipping at an event at the Posidonia exhibition in Greece. Tor Svensen, CEO, DNV GL Maritime, examined the potential and the challenges of shipping’s...
June 3rd, 2014 | Classification Societies | Read More

Educate governments and investors about industry achievements

Educate governments and investors about industry achievements
Clay Maitland Educate governments and investors about industry achievements  — Clay Maitland speaking at Capital Link Shipping Forum  event at Posidonia,  by James Brewer One of the shipping’s most experienced practitioners has urged the industry to help educate politicians and financial...
June 3rd, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Flags, Politics and Government | Read More

Capital Link’s successful Posidonia 2014 Forum

Capital Link’s successful Posidonia 2014 Forum
This is what I call a full house The 4th Posidonia Analyst   and Investor Day, the Capital Link Forum was more than a success. It took place earlier today at the Arion Astir Palace Hotel in Vouliagmeni, off Athens and it was  fully booked three days before it started. Never aver before an event of...
June 2nd, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | 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

Bureau Veritas… moves north

Bureau Veritas… moves north
A view of Ecali Club’s pool and the right ..embankment with guests It’s a… habit for Bureau Veritas to change venue, not only as we experience during its AGMs in Greece, but now for its Posidonia biennial reception. The interesting thing being that always the sports factor is there –...
May 31st, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, HR, People and Places | Read More

Plain sailing at Lloyd’s Register pre-Posidonia reception

Apo Poulovassilis, having just greeted Anny Zade, James Brewer, Graciete Amaro and Andreas Bagias Rarely in Greece and in particularly on the Attica coast, whether east or west, does one encounter adverse weather during early June and in particular at Posidonia time, … once at that period of the year...
May 30th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, HR, People and Places | Read More