Posts Tagged ‘United Kingdom’

Port Solent celebrates its 30th anniversary by going back to the 80s

Port Solent celebrates its 30th anniversary by going back to the 80s
Lisa Fowler Get your leg warmers on and join Port Solent to celebrate its 30th Birthday on Saturday 28 July with an 80’s themed event suitable for all the family, featuring live music, outdoor cinema, children’s activities and the return of the Lively Lady, the very first boat to visit the marina...
July 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Marine-i helps The National Lobster Hatchery strengthen its pioneering Research team

Marine-i helps The National Lobster Hatchery strengthen its pioneering Research team
The National Lobster Hatchery’s two new graduate researchers, (L) EmmaTheobald and (R) Elsa Domoney. Photo credit: Ikandi Media The Marine-i programme has helped two talented University of Exeter science graduates to achieve their dream of working on a globally important research project for The...
July 12th, 2018 | Academia, Charity, Environment, Fisheries, HR, Oceanology | Read More

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –
‘It’s coming home’ WIGHT SHIPYARD COMPANY AND SMS: “IT’S COMING HOME” The UK based Wight Shipyard Company and its sister company SMS are proudly backing England in their soccer world cup bid  by making a truly exceptional public statement. The Columbine Building in Cowes currently sports...
July 10th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 10, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, July 10, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In protest against UK PM Theresa May’s soft Brexit plan on the future UK/EU relationship, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson also resigned, just a few hours after David Davis quit as Brexit Secretary, raising the risk of an imminent...
July 10th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HELMEPA’s Scholarships

HELMEPA’s Scholarships
.. Another 5 young scientists will have the opportunity to pursue their dreams by carrying out postgraduate studies during the 2018-19 academic year, as scholars of ΗΕLMEPA. The new scholars will join the group of another 32 young people, who since 1998 have received ΗΕLMEPA scholarships for shipping...
July 6th, 2018 | Academia, Associations, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

WISTA International approved for consultative status

WISTA International approved for consultative status
WISTA-International president Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) governing body, the IMO Council, approved the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA International) application for consultative status on 5 July 2018. “Consultative...
July 6th, 2018 | IMO, News, Organisations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

A special event: The launch of Wealth Forum Advisors

A special event: The launch of Wealth Forum Advisors
Richard Moir An Exclusive Invitation to attend the launch of Wealth Forum Advisors on Thursday 19th July 2018 from 6.30pm to  8.30pm at the Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, Belgravia, London, SW1X An evening with  internationally acclaimed speakers: Patrick Jephson: an illustrated presentation “Lessons...
July 6th, 2018 | Communication, Consulting, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Damen shows new Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 and 1204 for the first time at Seawork International 2018

Damen shows new Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 and 1204 for the first time at Seawork International 2018
Arnout Damen (Chief Commercial Officer, Damen), Hudson Nevin (young son of High Speed Transfers’ Managing Director Tom Nevin) Damen showed two new Fast Crew Supply vessels to the world for the first time on the 3d of July at the 2018 Seawork International Exhibition and Conference, currently underway...
July 4th, 2018 | Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, News, People and Places | Read More

Dr Ravi K Mehotra, CBE wins Lifetime Achievement Award at Seatrade Awards 30th Anniversary Celebration

Dr Ravi K Mehotra, CBE wins Lifetime Achievement Award at Seatrade Awards 30th Anniversary Celebration
Seatrade Awards 2018 winners gather onstage at the 30th anniversary celebrations Friday 29 June (London, UK) – This year’s Seatrade Awards was a celebration of 30 years rewarding excellence across the shipping industry. The event had a celebratory feel which culminated in the last award which...
June 30th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Awards, Events, People and Places, Story of the Week | Read More

Royal Ascot 2018

Royal Ascot 2018
Spectacular: Royal Ascot 2018 One of the most anticipated sports events of the year, Royal Ascot, drew to a close last Saturday. It is a major feature in the British social calendar and makes for one of the British summer’s essential events. Over 300,000 people undertake the annual visit to Berkshire...
June 24th, 2018 | Events, People and Places, Sports | Read More

Grace Pappas’s new project delves back 2,000 years in shipping history

Grace Pappas’s new project delves back 2,000 years in shipping history
Grace Pappas We always follow the arts – arts of any kind, be it painting, sculpture, industrial design, photography, music, film and theatre – you name it! Allaboutshipping.co.uk is there, present and encouraging the arts, in particular that of the new generation and from all nations! .  Specialist...
June 23rd, 2018 | Academia, Art and auctions, Exhibitions, HR, People and Places | Read More

GSCC’s Annual Report 2017 – 2018

GSCC’s Annual Report 2017 – 2018
Viewers  can find here below the Annual Report 2017-2018 of the G.S.C.C. (Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee), which is prefaced by the Chairman, Mr. Haralambos J. Fafalios; a great message for all and to all intents and purposes. GSCC’s  Annual General Meeting will be held tomorrow Thursday,...
June 20th, 2018 | Associations, Reports | Read More

Edinburgh Marina provides major new jobs boost for Edinburgh

Edinburgh Marina provides major new jobs boost for Edinburgh
Edinburgh Marina [London: Wednesday 6 May 2018] The developer of the new Edinburgh Marina development has today confirmed that the number of new permanent jobs created, as a result of the £500 million waterside development, will exceed the figure previously estimated by the City of Edinburgh Council...
June 6th, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Jobs, Marinas, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Final design of the BinForGreenSeas revealed at this year’s Maritime HR Association conference

Final design of the BinForGreenSeas revealed at this year’s Maritime HR Association conference
.. GreenSeas Trust marked a big milestone as the final design chosen for manufacture was revealed at this year’s Maritime HR Association conference, which took place in London on 24th – 25th of May. The aim of the eye-catchingly designed garbage bin is to act as a visual trigger for the senses...
May 28th, 2018 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

‘New’ Royal Academy of Arts unites its parts

‘New’ Royal Academy of Arts unites its parts
The Vaults at the Royal Academy. ‘New’ Royal Academy of Arts unites its parts By James Brewer From top to bottom, the Royal Academy of Arts has been revamped. It has been a Herculean task, and in the vaults, none other than Hercules or Herakles, more than 3 metres tall, wearily rests on his heavy...
May 15th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

PaxOcean and Newport Shipping Group sign cooperation agreement

PaxOcean and Newport Shipping Group sign cooperation agreement
The PaxOcean’s Pertama yard UK-headquartered Newport Shipping has added to its global network of ship repair yards with facilities in Singapore, Indonesia and China, following the signing of a cooperation agreement with Singapore-based PaxOcean. The agreement, specific to PaxOcean’s Pertama (Batam,...
May 15th, 2018 | Shipmanagement, Shiprepair | Read More

Human Rights in Japan…

Human Rights in Japan…
Dr Sanae Fujita. Human Rights in Japan: Freedom of Expression, the Media and the Constitutional Amendment By James Brewer Fundamental freedoms are at risk in Japan, the world’s third largest economy, a meeting in London heard. Draft revisions to the constitution prepared by the ruling Liberal Democratic...
May 13th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Insight, Safety and Security | Read More

TMG flies flag for Palau International Ship Registry

TMG flies flag for Palau International Ship Registry
Panos Kirnidis Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) has expanded its global reach by linking up with a leading maritime consultancy. PISR has appointed The Maritime Group (International) Ltd (TMG) as its Deputy Registrar for the Palau Flag (London) to meet growing demand from ship owners, operators...
May 11th, 2018 | Flags | Read More

Dstl joins programme offering return-to-work placements for scientists and engineers

Dstl joins programme offering return-to-work placements for scientists and engineers
Dstl, part of the Ministry of Defence, has teamed up with the IMarEST and the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) to pilot their STEM Returners programme. The programme is aimed at giving experienced science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) professionals the confidence to step back into their...
May 11th, 2018 | IMarEST | Read More

Bonhams: Greek-ness celebrated in the Greek sale May 2, 2018

Bonhams: Greek-ness celebrated in the Greek sale May 2, 2018
Louis Loizou, Anastasia Orfanidou and ‘Young Man from Piraeus’ Bonhams: Greek-ness celebrated in the Greek sale May 2, 2018 By James Brewer Spanning a century and a half of achievement, masterpieces of Greek modern art are going under the hammer at London auction house Bonhams. The disposals...
May 1st, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Dachser UK Annual Results Encouraging – Growth Continues

Dachser UK Annual Results Encouraging – Growth Continues
Nick Lowe Dachser UK Annual Results Encouraging – Growth Continues Dachser Ltd., UK sales turnover up by 16% to £77 million Export services revenue increases by 21% No discernible downturn due to impending Brexit Further investment plans in both Northampton and Rochdale ‘eLogistics’ digital...
May 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

Context Free brings mimesis to Shoreditch’s Espacio Gallery

Context Free brings mimesis to Shoreditch’s Espacio Gallery
Marcia Mar in guru mask Context Free brings mimesis to Shoreditch’s Espacio Gallery By James Brewer As a “collaborative gallery,” Espacio in Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, brings scores of artists together.  Enlivening its latest exhibition, entitled Context Free, was the ultimate collaborative...
April 30th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Clubs, Communication, Events, Insight, Music, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 APRIL-12 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 29 April-12 May 2018 Saturday, April 28, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 May (Tue) – Labour Day/Workers’ Day/May Day 1 May (Tue) – Turkmenistan Unity Day 2...
April 28th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Mersey Maritime announced as supporting organisation of International Maritime Forum

Mersey Maritime announced as supporting organisation of International Maritime Forum
Chris Shirling-Rooke LONDON APRIL 23rd, 2018: Shipping Innovation is delighted to welcome Mersey Maritime as a supporting organisation of the International Maritime Forum – a global maritime and supply chain conference to be held on June 21stas part of the Liverpool-based International Business Festival...
April 23rd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 17, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 17, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: European equity markets opened higher on Tuesday, tracking gains in Wall Street overnight, amid less concern about the potential of retaliation from Russia to the US-led missile strikes in Syria. Market expectations for a hefty increase...
April 17th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More