Safety News
 

03/08/2018 10:08

Beijing's Maritime Gifts - The Maritime Executive
The Maritime ExecutiveBeijing's Maritime GiftsThe Maritime ExecutiveBeijing has adopted a cautious approach towards capacity building in the...

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03/08/2018 01:08

Maritime safety warning issued as 13 fatalities could have been prevented by wearing a lifejacket - NW Evening Mail
Maritime safety warning issued as 13 fatalities could have been prevented by wearing a lifejacketNW Evening MailA SAFETY agency which looks at...

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02/08/2018 10:08

Global Maritime Safety Market Analysis and Growth 2018 – 2023: Honeywell International Inc., Leonardo ... - Chronicle India
Global Maritime Safety Market Analysis and Growth 2018 – 2023: Honeywell International Inc., Leonardo ...Chronicle IndiaThe research report...

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02/08/2018 04:08

Maritime groups team up for cannabis workplace safety course - CBC.ca
CBC.caMaritime groups team up for cannabis workplace safety courseCBC.caThe Charlottetown-based Professional Security Knowledge Network now offers an...

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01/08/2018 12:08

Panama Ship Registry Launches Maritime Safety And Inspection System Global Platform - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Panama Ship Registry Launches Maritime Safety And Inspection System Global PlatformHellenic Shipping News WorldwideThe Panama Maritime Authority's...

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01/08/2018 05:08

Cape Town Agreement to regulate fishing vessel safety gathers momentum - SeafoodSource (blog)
SeafoodSource (blog)Cape Town Agreement to regulate fishing vessel safety gathers momentumSeafoodSource (blog)Recently, however, momentum has picked...

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      Security News
 

04/08/2018 12:08

European shipowners welcome the extension of EU Operation Atalanta against piracy - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Marine LogEuropean shipowners welcome the extension of EU Operation Atalanta against piracyHellenic Shipping News WorldwideFollowing the UK's...

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03/08/2018 01:08

Piracy on the rise in the Gulf of Guinea - defenceWeb
defenceWebPiracy on the rise in the Gulf of GuineadefenceWebAccording to the EOS Risk Group, Nigeria continues to be the world's epicentre for...

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02/08/2018 12:08

Pirate Attacks on the Rise in 2018 - The Globe Post - The Globe Post
The Globe PostPirate Attacks on the Rise in 2018 - The Globe PostThe Globe PostGlobal maritime piracy may see its first significant increase by the...

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02/08/2018 12:08

Pirate Attacks on the Rise in 2018 - The Globe Post
The Globe PostPirate Attacks on the Rise in 2018The Globe Post“Nigeria is not only problematic in terms of attacks at sea,” Dirk Siebels, a...

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02/08/2018 09:08

Maritime Security Market – Expected to expand at a promising pace in the years 2017 – 2025 - theperfectinvestor.com
MarineLinkMaritime Security Market – Expected to expand at a promising pace in the years 2017 – 2025theperfectinvestor.comMaritime security...

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02/08/2018 01:08

Union Cabinet approves law provisioning death penalty for maritime piracy - Jagran Josh
Jagran JoshUnion Cabinet approves law provisioning death penalty for maritime piracyJagran JoshThe proposed law also contains provisions to protect...

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      Enviroment News
 

06/08/2018 12:08

'In maritime manpower, we have overtaken China and Indonesia': Director General of Shipping - The Indian Express
The Indian Express'In maritime manpower, we have overtaken China and Indonesia': Director General of ShippingThe Indian ExpressWe could apply...

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06/08/2018 09:08

UAE steps up to bigger international role - Seatrade Maritime News
Seatrade Maritime NewsUAE steps up to bigger international roleSeatrade Maritime NewsIn December 2017, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) became the first...

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05/08/2018 06:08

Campaign encourages public involvement in sea clean-up - Nhan Dan Online
Nhan Dan OnlineCampaign encourages public involvement in sea clean-upNhan Dan OnlineThe campaign includes a lot of activities, including garbage...

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04/08/2018 03:08

Egypt-US joint maritime drill 'Eagle Salute – Eagle Response 2018' concludes in Red Sea - Egypt Independent
Egypt IndependentEgypt-US joint maritime drill 'Eagle Salute – Eagle Response 2018' concludes in Red SeaEgypt Independent... control to...

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03/08/2018 04:08

SPAWAR aims to increase speed to capability at Trident Warrior 2018 - Hanford Sentinel
Hanford SentinelSPAWAR aims to increase speed to capability at Trident Warrior 2018Hanford Sentinel"Our Navy and our nation are experiencing an...

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03/08/2018 04:08

Lisa Geddes: Safety first this BC Day long weekend - Vancouver Sun
Vancouver SunLisa Geddes: Safety first this BC Day long weekendVancouver SunIn addition to boating safety, there's another important aspect that...

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      Company News

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures

Monday, 09 July 2018

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks (Second Edition).

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Oakland goes hybrid to ‘green’ terminal ops

Thursday, 05 July 2018

SSA Marine is to retrofit 13 of the US Port of Oakland’s diesel-powered cranes with diesel-electric hybrid engines to help clean up operations.

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Ports of Long Beach, L.A launch measure for cleaner trucks

Thursday, 05 July 2018

The ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles approved measures to ensure new trucks entering drayage service comply with the cleanest engine standards. This is a measure to accelerate the reduction of harmful air emissions from trucks.

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Evergreen the second shipping firm to launch green bonds

Monday, 02 July 2018

As part of its environmental sustainability targets and in line with Taiwan's green finance policy, Taiwanese shipping giant Evergreen has issued its first green bonds, becoming the second shipping firm globally to do so, after the Japanese NYK in April this year.

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Port of Gothenburg rewards green performance with tariffs discount

Monday, 02 July 2018

In 2015 the Port of Gothenburg firstly introduced an environmental discount on the port tariff in order to increase the number of calls by ships running on LNG. The Port is now extending the discount period and is outlining a renewed environmental discount.

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Cargill launches global CO2 challenge to decarbonize shipping

Friday, 29 June 2018

US-based trade giant Cargill announced the launch of 'CO2 Challenge' which aims to find and scale new technologies capable of reducing a ship’s gross CO2 emissions by 10%. The initiative, focused on decarbonizing the shipping sector, is being launched in partnership with DNV GL.

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      Shipping News
 

Rolls-Royce steams into electric shipping market

Friday, 17 August 2018

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Eco energy storage battery system

Friday, 17 August 2018

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Emissions-cutting battery system

Friday, 17 August 2018

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SHIPPINGInsight extends award submission deadline

Friday, 17 August 2018

SHIPPINGInsight announced today the extension of its Awards deadline to September 14th.  Tell us about your innovative solution and you could be...

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Complete Tank Transport Solutions from GHH Rand at the 2018 IAA Show in Hannover

Friday, 17 August 2018

GHH Rand will showcase customized solutions for the unloading of silo and tank vehicles at stand E84 in Hall 25 Brussels, August 20, 2018 – GHH...

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Port of Genoa fully performant despite the motorway bridge collapse

Friday, 17 August 2018

Federagenti and Assagenti Genova joint statement ” Port of Genoa fully performant despite the motorway bridge collapse” The port of Genoa...

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Seagull Maritime: Occupational Health & Safety on board e-learning course

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Seafarers can now undergo training on Occupational Health and Safety on board their respective vessels using a new on board course.

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An International liability and compensation regime covering pollution damage caused by ships needs to be swiftly ratified by all Member States

Friday, 06 July 2018

European shipowners welcome Denmark’s recent ratification of the 2010 HNS Convention. After Norway, Canada and Turkey, Denmark became the fourth country to ratify the 2010 International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea (HNS Convention).

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ICS offers insight into the Paris Agreement

Wednesday, 04 July 2018

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has launched a new publication that explains what the Paris Agreement could actually mean for international shipping.

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European social partners eager to make shipping more attractive for women seafarers

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

European Transport Workers Federation, (ETF) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) have today discussed possible solutions to increase women’s participation in the shipping industry in Europe.

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European shipowners call upon authorities to disembark the migrants on board the Alexander Maersk as soon as possible

Monday, 25 June 2018

ECSA, the European Community shipowners’ associations, expressed on the 12th of June its concern about the problems the Aquarius vessel faced to disembark migrants in Malta and Italy and warned that also merchant vessels could be faced with this situation.

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Shipping associations vow to support seafarers’ mental health needs

Monday, 25 June 2018

Monday 25th June marks the IMO Day of the Seafarer, which this year has a particular focus on seafarer well-being.

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      Events

11th Annual Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Athens
The 11th Annual Shipping & Marine Services Forum, will take place on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at The Royal Society in London and is held in partnership with Fearnley Securities and in cooperation with the London Stock Exchange. This event aims to provide investors with a comprehensive review and current outlook of the various shipping markets and in addition, cover topics of critical interest to industry participants, financers and investors. Capital Link’s investment conferences, which are organized across New York, London, Athens, Limassol, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo, assemble a quality line-up of speakers and attendees to debate the recent trends and developments in the shipping and marine services sectors, as well as, the financial and capital markets. The 2018 London Shipping Forum will be no exception, bringing together a distinguished group of expert industry experts. Capital Link’s Forums are known for combining rich informational content with unique marketing and networking opportunities. The London Forum will also provide the opportunity for 1x1 meetings between company management teams and investors.

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Capital Link’s 10th Annual New York Maritime Forum

Tuesday, 09 October 2018

New York City
Capital Link’s 10th Annual New York Maritime Forum on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. The event is held in partnership with DNB. The New York Maritime Forum (NYMF) is both an investment and an industry conference with a double objective: • To provide an interactive platform for investors, financiers, cargo owners and shipowners to discuss the latest developments in the global shipping and commodity markets, as well as in the financial and capital markets. • To showcase and promote the role of New York as a hub for the global maritime community and attract more business to New York targeting a global industry audience. The objective of the Forum is to enhance New York’s profile as a place of business to the global maritime industry and especially to global shipping firms and industry participants who do not reside in New York. In parallel to the main sessions, where shipping company CEOs from all over the world will be discussing their sectors’ developments and outlook addressing mainly an investor audience, there will be a series of breakout sessions focusing on specific topics such as bank finance, equity and fixed income capital raising, restructuring and bankruptcy, maritime finance and law, securities law, tax issues, arbitration and mediation, New York as operational center for shipping companies, as well the role of the Port of New York and New Jersey as a logistics hub for shipping and cargoes. These breakout parallel discussions will focus on New York’s role while also providing updates on latest trends and developments for each topic. This one-day conference, known for its rich informational content and the extensive marketing, networking and business development opportunities.

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8th Annual Operational Excellence in Shipping – Best Industry Practices Forum

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Athens
Capital Link will organize its “8th Annual Operational Excellence in Shipping – Best Industry Practices Forum” on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 in Athens. With a 8-year track record it is the only Forum that showcases Operational Excellence in the Maritime Sector and explores Best Industry Practices across all major areas such as fleet management, technological innovation, crewing, energy efficiency and the environment, safety & security. The Forum provides an interactive platform on the topic of Operational Excellence, Best Industry Practices and Sustainability linking shipping companies, charterers, government and non-government industry associations, classification societies, P&I Clubs, flag registries, technology & service providers and the financial and investment community. We are delighted to see how the industry has embraced this Forum. Last year, Senior Executives from 26 leading shipping companies, 3 major classification societies, as well as charterers, financiers and key industry organizations came together to discuss how the implementation of Best Industry Practices translates into tangible commercial, operational and financial competitive advantages. The extensive shipping company participation in the Forum is key, as ultimately it is the companies that are implementing these Best Industry Practices and the Forum attributes to the Operational Side of the business the attention it deserves.

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