- published: 12 May 2011
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Securing bank loans in a low liquidity market is the focus of this roundtable discussion. A leading shipowner- U-Ming Marine Transport Corporation President C K Ong and a leading Ship Financier Andreas Remmer SVP at Group Mercange Bank (Asia) offer their perspectives in part one of this video. View part 2 at http://www.shippingfinance-china.com/Event.aspx?id=524718
A brief look into global megatrends in shipping and future challenges, especially for Norwegian shipping.
Tweet this video! - http://clicktotweet.com/aPe_I For an industry that basically runs the world economy most people know very little about the enormous complex that touches almost every single thing you use. From the chair you are sitting on to the yogurt you're eating to the steering wheel in you car, all those things were made possible thanks to an industry that has been operating since man learned to float. These are 25 mind blowing facts about the shipping industry. https://twitter.com/list25 https://www.facebook.com/list25 http://list25.com Check out the text version too! - http://list25.com/25-mind-blowing-facts-shipping-industry/ Here's a preview: Around two-thirds of ship crews in the world have no means of communication while they are on the open sea. Only about 1 in 10 will ...
Somali pirates holding a freighter ship, Amiya Scan, with a crew of four Russian and five Fillipinos, are demanding a ransom of $US 1.1 million. The vessel was seized last Wednesday on its way from Kenya to Romania. The Dutch owners are reportedly ready to pay no more than $US 700,000.
Moderator: Dr Jenifer Baxter CSci MEI, CEng MIMechE Head of Energy & the Environment, the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Panellists: John Kornerup Bang - Head of Sustainability Strategy & Shared Value at Mærsk, Transport & Logistic division Ludovic Laffineur - Deputy Managing Director - Royal Belgian Shipowners’ Association (RBSA) Captain Wolfram Guntermann - Director Environmental Management, Hapag-Lloyd AG
Editor Martyn Wingrove explains why shipping companies should be training IT specialised officers as ships become more technically advanced
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Speakers include: Angeliki Frangou, Chairman of the Board & CEO, Navios Maritime Holdings Nikolas Tsakos, President & CEO, Tsakos Energy Navigation Patrick Rodgers, Chief Executive Officer, Euronav Evangelos M. Marinakis, Chairman, Capital Maritime & Trading Corp. Athanasios J. Martinos, Managing Director, Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Bob Burke, Chief Executive Officer, Ridgebury Tankers Philippe Louis-Dreyfus, President, BIMCO & Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Moderated by: Julian Bray, Editor in Chief, TradeWinds Frank Dunne, Chairman & Partner, Watson Farley & Williams Produced by TradeWinds Events www.tradewindsevents.com
DEEP BAY -- A mid-island man fears his dreams of converting an old fish boat into a live-aboard vessel may have sunk along with the vessel itself. The 18-metre long wooden vessel "Bertha-G" sank sometime overnight between August 1st and 2nd, dropping onto the ocean floor just outside the harbour in Deep Bay. Owner Rick Perry of Bowser says he purchased the vessel a year ago figuring it had great potential to be converted into a pleasure craft but it began taking on water eight months ago. Perry regularly monitored the vessel and says he was disappointed when he was told he had to remove the boat from within the harbour where it was being moored. The harbour authority's chair Keith Reid confirmed to CTV News that the Bertha G was ordered out, along with other vessels that were...
A brief video summary of TradeWinds' inaugural Shipowners Forum Singapore staged at the JW Marriott South Beach on September 25th, 2017. A big thank you to the sponsors who made it possible - The Baltic Exchange, Pictet, ABS, IRI / The Marshall Islands, Best Oasis / Priya Blue, Crossworld and Kim Heng. We are also grateful for the outstanding support and encouragement from the Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) and personal involvement of Tan Beng Tee, Assistant Chief Executive (Development), Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA).
Stiff sanctions will be meted out to ship owners who engage in crude oil theft or any illegal operations that sabotage the maritime sector, the Nigerian Navy on Wednesday. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas, gave the warning during a meeting with top management of Ship Owners Association of Nigeria at the Naval Headquarters in Abuja. Vice Admiral Ibas said: "A few members of the association still engage in illegal operations which undermine the necessary collaboration between the navy and ship owners to secure the maritime sector". For more information log on to http://www.channelstv.com
We welcome you to this Mobile Voyage Calculator. This app is available for iPhone/iPad and Androids Mobile phone/Tablets . Search in store for Avocet Data Avocet Voyage Estimator is an essential tool for the ship owner, ship operator, charterer, or cargo owner. This powerful tool allowsi charterers and cargo owners to rapidly model different usage scenarios matching cargoes and vessels and help them make the right decisions in utilising their assets. Voyage Estimator comes with a highly intuitive interface and in integrating customisable routing . This gives users the flexibility to adapt voyage profiles to match how they work, and importantly take into account issues such as piracy and low emission zones. Voyage Estimator integrates with your data sources to give you a powerful decisio...
Godby Shipping is interviewed, along with several other shipowners in Finland and Åland Islands, about the general future of Finnish shipping industry. Eva Mikkola-Karlström deputy managing director of Godby Shipping, answers the questions. Finnish subtitles!
Delaying deliveries is a smart move for shipowners