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Interferry Names New Chairman and Board Members

Oct 16, 2018

Interferry, the trade association representing the worldwide ferry industry, has announced that the new chairman of its board of directors is John Steen-Mikkelsen, CEO of Danish ferry operator Danske Faerger.Steen-Mikkelsen was elected together…

Diana Shipping Appoints Directors and Executive Officers

Aug 01, 2018

Diana Shipping announced that, effective August 1, 2018, the Company increased the size of its Board of Directors from nine to eleven members.The global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels appointed Christos Glavanis to serve as a Class I Director and appointed Mr…

BIMCO’s Market Analysis Team Launch Supply Side Graph Section

Apr 18, 2018

BIMCO’s Market Analysis Team launches a graph section, where BIMCO members can get an overview of a specific sector and how the supply side of that sector develops. “We have structured the data and made it easily available through our website…

Maersk Introduces Shares Plan for Top Executives

Apr 11, 2018

Danish A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S has decided to establish a restricted shares plan for the members of its Executive Board in addition to the stock option plan established in 2017. 'In continuation of the adoption of revised General guidelines for incentive pay and Remuneration Policy for A…

New Members Join NOAA’s Hydrographic Services Advisory Panel

Mar 16, 2018

NOAA acting administrator retired Navy Rear Adm. Tim Gallaudet, Ph.D., has appointed three new members to the Hydrographic Services Review Panel, a federal advisory committee that gives NOAA independent advice for improving a range of services…

Maersk Ship Ablaze in Arabian Sea, 4 Crew Missing

Mar 07, 2018

Maersk has reported an active fire in a cargo hold on its liner vessel Maersk Honam en route from Singapore toward Suez around 900 nautical miles southeast of Salalah, Oman.After firefighting efforts were unsuccessful, the crew sent out…

THE Alliance Announces Further 2018 Network Enhancements

Feb 13, 2018

Following the announcement of the 2018 service network in December the members of THE Alliance, Hapag-Lloyd, Ocean Network Express, and Yang Ming have worked to refine the product offerings.  Several services will see additional enhancements to improve transit times…

Standard Club Establishes New Offshore Advisory Committee

Jul 21, 2017

The Standard Club is driving developments in offshore P&I with the launch of the Standard Club Offshore Advisory Committee (SCOAC). SCOAC aims to analyse offshore trends, assist the club in further understanding and disseminating industry best…

Berger Joins Port of New Orleans Board

Feb 23, 2017

Gov. John Bel Edwards appointed Darryl D. Berger to the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans. Berger, who was sworn in during today’s monthly Board meeting, will serve a five-year term, succeeding Scott Cooper, one of four Orleans…

Verhoeven Named President of IADC Board

Jan 12, 2017

The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) has announced  the appointment of Frank Verhoeven as the new President of the IADC Board of Directors.Verhoeven was part of the Royal Boskalis Westminster group of companies for 40 years…

Obituary: Walter Sellick – Founder, Sellick Equipment

Jan 11, 2017

Walter Sellick, founder of Sellick Equipment, passed away on January 10, 2017. He was 98.  Walter is survived by sons Howard and David, daughter Heather, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Born in 1918, Walter was raised on a farm in Harrow…

Haaijer Nominated to Boskalis' Board

Sep 29, 2016

Ilona Haaijer has been nominated as member of the supervisory board of Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., following the board's decision to increase the number of its members from six to seven.Haaijer has the Dutch nationality and is President…

InterManager Expands Global Membership

Sep 28, 2016

The international ship managers’ body, InterManager, has extended its global membership by welcoming four new members, including its first Chinese member.  Chinese shipping firm The International Trade Ocean Shipping Supply Company (ITOS Supply)…

Bimco Opens Office In Singapore

Jun 20, 2016

BIMCO has opened a new regional office in Singapore in order to increase services to its members in the Southeast Asia region and boost collaborations with regional maritime associations.  BIMCO’s new Singapore contact will be General Manager…

Mott MacDonald's Natale Named ASCE Distinguished Member

May 18, 2016

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has announced that Pat Natale, Vice President–Business Development for Mott MacDonald in North America, has been elected to Distinguished Membership.A Distinguished Member of ASCE is one who…

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DP World Puts Cars in Containers

DP World Puts Cars in Containers

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Freeport LNG Seeks to Restart More of Export Plant in Texas

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Cargill Faces Brazil Criminal Probe

Major Port Hedland Navigation Project Completed

Major Port Hedland Navigation Project Completed

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