Posts Tagged ‘USA’

Maritime Tech group part of Marine Money Week

Maritime Tech group part of Marine Money Week
Dr. Christopher Clott Tuesday June 19 MM Logo and MGTIC Logo Present Connecting and Catalyzing Promising Maritime Tech Developments in New York and the World Developing an Innovation Center for Maritime Technologies in New York NEW YORK- June 9, 2018- On Tuesday June 19th during Marine Money’s marathon...
June 11th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-May-2018 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong ALBERTO MOVING THROUGH CENTRAL ALABAMA Alabama, United States Marine site investigation at Soko Islands Tuesday, May 29, 2018, Hong Kong For approximately one month, marine site investigation involving drilling of boreholes will be carried...
May 29th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
26-May-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 27 MAY-9 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 27 May-9 June 2018 Saturday, May 26, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 27 May (Sun) – Children’s Day (Nigeria) 28 May (Mon) – Spring bank...
May 26th, 2018 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-May-2018 TEMPORARY ESTABLISHMENT OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH BUOY Hong Kong SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF SAND AT TUAS VIEW EXTENSION Singapore COMMISSIONING OF LANDING STEPS & TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF FLOATING PONTOON Singapore MAINTENANCE WORKS TO CONTINUE Kiel Canal, Germany STORM CROSSING THE GULF, EXPECTED...
May 25th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

The BDI’s fall raises many issues amid deteriorating Geopolitics

The BDI’s fall raises many issues amid deteriorating Geopolitics
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 34 points today and now reads 1,239 which is 1,008 points below the end of December 2013 closing; back to square one, unfortunately but expected. The Capes, the most volatile of all sizes id the culprit… Geopolitics might even get worse. As we have...
May 21st, 2018 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

On the wave 2018: Iran – Sanctions – Back to the future?

On the wave 2018:  Iran – Sanctions – Back to the future?
.. Iran – Sanctions – Back to the future? On 8 May 2018, President Trump announced his decision to withdraw the United States from the Join Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and to impose once again on Iran several sanctions which were lifted in January 2016 under the JCPOA. This is a significant...
May 15th, 2018 | Legal, Sanctions | Read More

US-Iran Sanctions: The JCPOA – the new US position The JCPOA: The new US position is now clear…Sort of

US-Iran Sanctions: The JCPOA – the new US position   The JCPOA: The new US position is now clear…Sort of
The JCPOA: The new US position is now clear…Sort of by Douglas Maag, Legal Counsel, Clyde & Co As noted in our blog last week, President Trump threatened last January to withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) if he did not think its flaws could be fixed. While the JCPOA...
May 10th, 2018 | Markets, Sanctions | Read More

Another Capes’ spike with the BDI@1,432 …and the War IS on…

Another Capes’ spike with the BDI@1,432 …and the War IS on…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended earlier on today at 1,432 points – that’s 48 points higher since last Friday the 4th of May, thanks to the as ever volatile Capes which produced another spike… Wold Peace is in disarray as Geopolitics as we expected and stated in writing –  after...
May 8th, 2018 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Story of the Month, Tankers | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

04-May-2018 PILOTS SEEK STAKEHOLDER INPUT Houston, United States Pilots seek stakeholder input Friday, May 4, 2018, Houston, United States The Houston Pilots will hold a Tariff Revision Workshop on May 17 to seek stakeholder input on proposed revisions to the Houston Pilots tariff. Based on input received...
May 4th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

US-Iran Sanctions: Future of the JCPOA?

US-Iran Sanctions: Future of the JCPOA?
  Insight / US-Iran Sanctions The JCPOA: It’s Still Uncertain What Will Happen, but Here’s What Could Happen by Douglas Maag*, Legal Councellor, Clyde & C0 On January 12 of this year, President Trump announced his intention to not renew US sanctions waivers that underpin US participation...
May 4th, 2018 | Legal, Sanctions | Read More

Maersk Supply Service begins environmental studies for deep sea metal company

Maersk Supply Service begins environmental studies for deep sea metal company
.. Thursday 26 April 2018, Maersk Launcher left San Diego port for its first deep sea mineral offshore study. The departure marks an important milestone for Maersk Supply Service’s work with deep sea metal company, DeepGreen. Maersk Supply Service began working with DeepGreen Metals (DeepGreen) in...
April 26th, 2018 | Environment | Read More

InterDam accelerates growth with new office opening in Houston

InterDam accelerates growth with new office opening in Houston
Christa Klein will head up InterDam’s office in Houston A new office expansion will enable InterDam to accelerate growth in the US Onshore and Offshore Industry and Renewable Sectors. InterDam, leading supplier of Fire and Blast resistant architectural products for refineries, Oil & Gas Platforms...
April 24th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | 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

U-Freight strengthens presence on US West Coast

U-Freight strengthens presence on US West Coast
On the west coast of the USA, U-Freight America is strengthening its presence in the greater Los Angeles area at a wholly-owned logistics hub in the City of Industry. The facility is an 80,000 sq ft hub from which U-Freight America offers fully-integrated logistics services, generated through its air...
April 16th, 2018 | Logistics | Read More

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 10, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European bourses were firmer in early trade, US Treasuries weakened and safe-haven currencies lost some ground on somewhat easing market worries over an escalating US-China trade war. Speaking at the Bo’ao Forum for Asia, China’s...
April 10th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board
Steve Sheppard Steve Sheppard joins IMCA Governing Board The international Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is pleased to confirm the appointment of Stephen Sheppard to its Governing Board. Mr Sheppard is the Diving Manager at Helix Well Ops (U.K.) Ltd, which has been a strong supporter of IMCA...
April 4th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Furthering Education and Training a must for all looking for success!

Furthering Education and Training a must for all looking for success!
…Byron Vassiliades on centre stage – second row, seventh from the left We are pleased to share with our international readership some interesting news given our support to all those who continue to get  further education and training. This one comes from our supporter Antipollution and...
April 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Education and Training, Environment, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

How HTS Technology and Connectivity as a Service (CaaS) are Changing Maritime SATCOM

How HTS Technology and Connectivity as a Service (CaaS) are Changing Maritime SATCOM
Ryan Smith, KVHspeaking at CMA Speakers from KVH and Intelsat present the advantages of HTS technology and Connectivity as a Service (CaaS) at the CMA conference in Stamford, CT. Ryan Smith from KVH and Dan Lesmez from Intelsat teamed up at CMA Shipping 2018, the annual conference of the Connecticut...
March 15th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 13, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 13, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: The Eurogroup that convened yesterday confirmed the completion of all prior actions attached to the 3rd ESM programme review opening the way for the disbursement of the fourth tranche of EUR 5.7 billion. As regards the growth-adjustment mechanism...
March 13th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Mar-2018 SVITZER ANNOUNCE INCREASES IN TARIFFS Australia APPROACHING WINTER STORM Northern New England, United States SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION EAST OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong SPILLWAY COMING INTO OPERATION Mississippi...
March 7th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-Mar-2018 TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS Hong Kong INTERRUPTION OF WATER SUPPLY AT PORT Port Klang, Malaysia 70 STRAY CARGO CONTAINER POSE THREAT TO MARINERS North Carolina, United States Temporary closure of landing steps Monday, March 5, 2018, Hong Kong Landing steps No.1 & 2 of Central Pier...
March 5th, 2018 | Canals, Containers, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

AIG’s Duperreault announced as keynote for Bermuda NYC forum

AIG’s Duperreault announced as keynote for Bermuda NYC forum
AIG CEO Brian Duperreault Hamilton, Bermuda, March 1, 2018 – AIG Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault will be the keynote speaker at a multi-industry event hosted May 2 in New York by the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA). The one-day Bermuda Executive Forum will be officially...
March 1st, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

World Fuel Services strengthens customer offering with new physical marine fuel supply in Florida’s Tampa Bay Area

World Fuel Services strengthens customer offering with new physical marine fuel supply in Florida’s Tampa Bay Area
Port Manatee, Tampa, USA Miami, Florida (March 1, 2018) World Fuel Services (WFS) is pleased to announce a new physical marine fuel supply location in Tampa, Florida. WFS will supply fuel oil and marine diesel from Port Manatee to vessels in the Tampa Bay area. Joe Gowen, SVP Global Marine Supply, said;...
March 1st, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18 FEBRUARY-3 MARCH 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 18 February-3 March 2018 Sunday, February 18, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 Feb (Thu)-21 Feb (Wed) – Chinese New Year 19 Feb (Mon) – Presidents Day (USA) 19 Feb...
February 18th, 2018 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Feb-2018 SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION WORKS OFF BLACK POINT POWER STATION  Hong Kong PORTS ON CYCLONE WATCH/ALERT  North West Coast, Australia CHANNEL CLOSURES DUE TO FOG US Gulf, United States Submarine outfall inspection works off Black Point Power Station Friday, February 16,...
February 16th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More