Posts Tagged ‘South America’

South America Container Trades (2018)

South America Container Trades (2018)
.. South America Container Trades (2018) Dynamar is proud to present its latest Container Trades & Markets study: SOUTH AMERICA (worldwide) CONTAINER TRADES 2018 This publication builds on previous individual studies on both the East Coast of South America and the Andean Coast of the same continent....
May 28th, 2019 | Books, Containers, Markets, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Tough and Tenacious

Tough and Tenacious
Photo: Nick Leggatt/Row4Ocean DAKAR TO PARAMARIBO – 2305nm Row4Ocean – World Record Attempt to row 2305nm. Africa to South America. Port of Departure: Dakar, Senegal, Africa – Port of Arrival: Paramaribo, Suriname, South America. Team: Patrick Bol, Lewis Knollman,Andrew Ruinoff, Matt...
January 5th, 2019 | Events, Rowing, Sports | Read More

Row4Ocean Time and Tide

Row4Ocean Time and Tide
1000 miles completed Row4Ocean’s ‘Year of Zayed’ is on course for a world record. (Nick Leggatt/Row4Ocean) Row4Ocean Time and Tide DAKAR TO PARAMARIBO – 2305nm Row4Ocean – World Record Attempt to row 2305nm. Africa to South America. Port of Departure: Dakar, Senegal, Africa...
December 28th, 2018 | Rowing, Sports | Read More

Row4Ocean Christmas Safari

Row4Ocean Christmas Safari
.   Row4Ocean Christmas Safari DAKAR TO PARAMARIBO – 2305nm Row4Ocean – World Record Attempt to row 2305nm in under 27 Days. Africa to South America. Port of Departure: Dakar, Senegal, Africa – Port of Arrival: Paramaribo, Suriname, South America. Team: Patrick Bol, Lewis Knollman,Andrew...
December 24th, 2018 | Rowing, Sports | Read More

Row4Ocean: Day 7 in the Atlantic

Row4Ocean: Day 7 in the Atlantic
. Row4Ocean Seven Days in the Atlantic DAKAR TO PARAMARIBO – 2305nm Row4Ocean – World Record Attempt to row 2305nm in under 27 Days. Africa to South America. Port of Departure: Dakar, Senegal, Africa – Port of Arrival: Paramaribo, Suriname, South America. Team: Patrick Bol, Lewis Knollman,...
December 21st, 2018 | Associations, Rowing, Sports | Read More

AFL Sud America launches in Argentina

AFL Sud America launches in Argentina
Guillermo Pastore Independent Lloyd’s broker AFL Insurance Brokers Ltd (AFL) is delighted to today announce the launch of AFL Sud America LLC (AFL Sud America), as part of a joint venture with Special Division Reinsurance Brokers (Special Division), one of the largest reinsurance brokers in South America. Headquartered...
November 28th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile

Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile
Martin Holland and David Hannon Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile By James Brewer An arid expanse of terrain in South America holds one of the keys to the technological advance and commercial success globally of new-energy vehicles and other high-efficiency applications. Hopes...
December 13th, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Capers’ volatility brings the BDI@875; Yellowstone Geopolitics ante portas…

Capers’ volatility brings the BDI@875; Yellowstone Geopolitics ante portas…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up 19 points since yesterday at 875 and 134 since last week’s 741 points, thanks to the as ever volatile Capers, “inducing” also all the other sizes, both on a daily and weekly basis. The Geopolitical mayhem continues and not only we are witnessing,...
February 24th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Containers, Energy, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

ITIC warning on the price to be paid for misreading tariffs

ITIC warning on the price to be paid for misreading tariffs
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) says the misreading of tariffs in shipping documentation is a common cause of costly claims. ITIC cites the case of a South American port agent asked by the owners of a vessel to provide a quote for the costs of discharging a shipment of project cargo....
November 21st, 2016 | Chartering, P and I Clubs, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Damen:Modular dredger gets to work in the Andes

Damen:Modular dredger gets to work in the Andes
Modular dredger shipped to the Andes The DOP Dredger 350L is located high up in the Andes mountains at Tablachaca dam Reservoirs are notoriously tricky to maintain: from the surrounding area plenty of sand and silt is brought in by the river and the material deposits at the dam. As reservoirs are usually...
April 12th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

IMCA South American section meeting and social in Macaé

IMCA South American section meeting and social in Macaé
Chris Baldwin The next South America Section meeting of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) will be held 22 June in Macaé at the Mercure Macaé. The section meeting will incorporate a presentation and discussion session on the CMID Accredited Vessel Inspector Project, a presentation...
June 6th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More

UASC expands in South America

UASC expands in South America
Extension of relationship with local agency partner, Ultramar, marks next phase of UASC’s growing presence in South America  Dubai, 8 February 2015: United Arab Shipping Company (UASC), a leading container shipping line and emerging global carrier, has today appointed The Ultramar Group as its local...
February 8th, 2015 | Associations, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets | Read More

Radical Geometry…

Radical Geometry…
Irregular Frame No. 2, 1946. Oil on plywood. By Juan Mele. Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.c Estate of Juan Mele. Radical Geometry: the modern art of South America at the Royal Academy,  By James Brewer A rare glimpse of how 20th century social and political upheavals in South America generated...
July 13th, 2014 | Academia, Art and auctions, Clubs, Exhibitions, HR, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

IMCA’s South America section meets in Rio – all welcome

IMCA’s South America section meets in Rio – all welcome
Jane Bugler The South America Section of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) will hold one of its regular section meetings in Rio de Janeiro at Novotel Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Hotel on Monday 27 January, members and non-members alike are welcome to the afternoon meeting which...
January 22nd, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More