Posts Tagged ‘USA’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Oct-2019 INSTALLATION OF PONTOONS AND GANGWAYS Singapore PORT STATUS WHISKEY SET Mobile, United States PORT PREPARES FOR TROPICAL STORM NESTOR New Orleans, United States INCREASED MAXIMUM DRAUGHT FOR BULK CARRIERS AND TANKERS Torres Strait, Australia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION...
October 18th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center

Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center
Jyoti Patel, MD Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center Jyoti Patel, MD, will join Northwestern Medicine as Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the Lurie Cancer Center, effective November 1, 2019. She will also serve as Associate Vice Chair for Clinical...
October 18th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Medical | Read More

The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread

The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread
John Faraclas                             The BDI@1,861: paint it red; Geopolitics under Ariadne’s thread The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 36 points amid chaotic Geopolitical developments. Everything is at stake now all over Planet...
October 17th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda

Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda
Following from Marine Money: Marine Money NYC Nov 13 – View the developing agenda 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum, Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Convene, 117 West 46th Street, New York City We are pleased to share with you the developing agenda for our 20th Annual Ship Finance Forum “Ready...
October 16th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals

Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals
Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals At a Glance… In a dramatic shift in U.S. foreign policy, last week the U.S. withdrew its forces from northern Syria, paving the way for a Turkish offensive against the “Syrian Democratic Forces”. This offensive has attracted...
October 16th, 2019 | Legal, Military, Sanctions | Read More

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies
IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, The journey to central bank digital currencies Tuesday 15 October 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.42.2 Commentary: IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy By Mark Sobel in Washington The International Monetary Fund’s resource base faces peril. The Trump...
October 15th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Shipping industry more hurt by developments in soya bean trades this year than last

Shipping industry more hurt by developments in soya bean trades this year than last
Peter Sand Shipping industry more hurt by developments in soya bean trades this year than last Combined soya bean exports from Brazil and the US are down 7.8% in the first eight months of this year, as the main Brazilian soya bean export season disappointed. The fall in volumes from the two countries...
October 9th, 2019 | BIMCO, Markets | Read More

Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, Fed Talk podcast

Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, Fed Talk podcast
Christine Lagarde Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing, Fed Talk podcast Wednesday 2 October 2019  – Vol.10 Ed.40.2  Commentary: Draghi helps Lagarde gain her footing By Mark Sobel in Washington Mario Draghi, the departing European Central Bank president, has done his successor Christine...
October 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Countdown to Blast Off for 2020: A Shipping Odyssey

Countdown to Blast Off for 2020: A Shipping Odyssey
Rob Hughes, COO of Genco Shipping and Trading Ltd Countdown to Blast Off for 2020: A Shipping Odyssey   SHIPPINGInsight’s Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition to Take Place Oct. 15-17, in Stamford, CT STAMFORD, Conn. – September30, 2019 – With the conference title “2020: A Shipping...
October 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipmanagement | Read More

Trouble in US repo markets, IFC impact investing roundtable

Trouble in US repo markets, IFC impact investing roundtable
. Trouble in US repo markets, IFC impact investing roundtable Tuesday 1 October 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.40.1 Commentary: Trouble in US repo markets By Daniel Tenengauzer and John Velis There are many reasons that might explain the mid-September squeeze in the US overnight funding market, but they all...
October 1st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Sep-2019 TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR YACHT RACES Bosphorus, Turkey DREDGING OPERATIONS AT TAI O Hong Kong STRONG CURRENT MEASURES CANCELLED Port Arthur, United States NEW CRITERIA FOR GRANTING OF LANDING PERMITS New York/Newark, United States INJECTOR TRIAL RUNS SOUTH OF TUAS VIEW...
September 26th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 26 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 26 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 26 September 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 26, 2019 Global Markets USTs were firmer on the day as the latest mixed signals from US President Donald Trump dented market optimism for an imminent resolution to the US/China trade dispute....
September 26th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit 2019 in Miami, Florida, US; 20-22 October 2019

Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit 2019 in Miami, Florida, US; 20-22 October 2019
Peter Sand Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit 2019 in Miami, Florida, US Join Peter Sand at the Argus Fuel Oil Summit in Miami, Florida, US. The Chief Shipping Analyst will be participating in the panel discussion: 2020 is rapidly approaching – are shipowners prepared? The...
September 25th, 2019 | BIMCO, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Interviews | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 25 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 25 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 25 September 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 25, 2019 Global Markets The leader of the Democrats in the House of Representatives announced last night a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. Meanwhile, data from both...
September 25th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 23 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 23 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 23, 2019 Global Markets Market participants retain a cautious stance against risk assets early on Monday as they await more clarity on US/China trade negotiations. Core government bonds remain well supported, while the GBP gave back part of last week’s...
September 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Mike Wilson honored with silver kingpin award at IANA Intermodal Expo

Mike Wilson honored with silver kingpin award at IANA Intermodal Expo
Mike Wilson, CEO, CCM (left) is presented with IANA’s SilverKingpin Award by IANA Chairman, Kevin Lhotak Mike Wilson honored with silver kingpin award at IANA Intermodal Expo Industry Veteran Says Respectful Collaboration Key to Stronger Intermodal Industry LONG BEACH, Calif. — Mike Wilson, CEO...
September 20th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs

DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME for ethylene carrier cargo tank designs
The certificates were presented at DSME’s booth at Gastech in Houston (left to right): Odin Kwon, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of DSME, receives the AIP certificates from Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL – Maritime Business Director Gas Carriers (image courtesy of DNV GL) DNV GL awards AIPs to DSME...
September 20th, 2019 | Awards, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Global BlueTech Summit

Global BlueTech Summit
Global BlueTech Summit SeaAhead’s inaugural Global Bluetech Summit Next Generation Bluetech aAhead’s inaugural Global Bluetech Summit will bring together hundreds of high-level stakeholders from across the marine and maritime ecosystem on October 9th and 10th in New York City for the...
September 19th, 2019 | Climate, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Sep-2019 INCREASE OF MAXIMUM DRAFT Panama Canal, Panama PROHIBITION OF VESSELS Singapore CHANNEL CLOSURE Beaumont, United States Increase of maximum draft Thursday, September 19, 2019, Panama Canal, Panama Based on the present and projected level of Gatun Lake for the upcoming...
September 19th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank

LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank
Odin Kwon, DSME Executive Vice President and CTO, with Mark Darley, LR’s North Asia President during the AiP ceremony at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR awards DSME AiP for 98,000 m3 VLEC design with innovative steel and slosh-free tank LR presents AiP to DSME at Gastech 2019, taking place this week...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students
l to r: Stan Herbert, vice president, student affairs, Cal Maritime; James Kling; Samuel Comerford; Jewel McLain; Jenny Johnson, Crowley; Spencer Hoffman; Susan Opp, provost and vice president for academic affairs, Cal Maritime. Crowley Awards Scholarships to Four Cal Maritime Students (LONG BEACH, Calif.;...
September 18th, 2019 | Academia, Corporate Social Responsibility, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE

LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE
l tto r: Andrew McKeran, LR’s Commercial Director, awarded Neale Campbell, Babcock’s Managing Director, an AiP for its ecoETHN® solution at Gastech 2019 (Houston, Texas). LR approves innovative ethane transportation solution by Babcock LGE LR presents AiP to Babcock for its ecoETHN® solution at...
September 18th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia
London Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia Tuesday 17 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.38.1 Commentary: Capital markets look beyond EU By David Marsh in London Relations between the UK and the rest of Europe in the economic and financial...
September 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

Want a level playing field?

Want a level playing field?
Want a level playing field? SHIPPINGInsight 2019 The 8th Annual Fleet Optimization & Innovation Conference & Exhibition October 15-17, 2019, Stamford Hilton, Stamford, Connecticut, USA Register Today https://www.shippinginsight.com/attend/shippinginsight-2019/ Special hotel rates https://www.shippinginsight.com/hotel/ A...
September 14th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Sep-2019 MARINE PILING WORKS OFF JURONG ISLAND Singapore PORT CONDITION X-RAY SET Florida, United States INSTALLATION OF ECO-SHORELINE AT TUEN MUN Hong Kong MARINE SURVEYS AT BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong CHANNEL RE-OPENED AFTER PROTEST Houston, United States Marine piling...
September 13th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More