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MARINETRAFFIC.COM releases visualisation of global ship movements for 2013-2014

Marine Traffic, the world’s most trusted AIS vessel tracking service, has released density maps showing global ship movements for the years 2013 and 2014. Its 2014 density map is ...

Alastair Marsh appointed as successor to Richard Sadler as CEO of Lloyd’s Register

Lloyd’s Register’s Richard Sadler has taken the decision to step down as CEO at the end of 2015, after eight years in the role. The Lloyd’s Register ...

IMO Secretary-General inaugurates new World Maritime University building

Expanded, state-of-the-art, premises for the World Maritime University (WMU) were inaugurated on Tuesday (19 May 2015) in Malmö, Sweden, by IMO Secretary-General and WMU Chancellor Koji Sekimizu.  WMU is an ...

Early results of manpower surveys: Most seafarers content with life at sea

A new survey being carried out as part of the BIMCO/ICS Manpower Report 2015 is directly engaging seafarers in order to understand their views on life at sea and ...

MOL introduces "MOL CHART"

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MO) announced that, effective April 1, the company is introducing "MOL CHART," expressing the core values embraced by all MOL Group employees.

"CHART" stands ...

Six candidates for position of IMO Secretary-General

By the established deadline of 31 March 2015, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has received the nominations of six candidates, nominated by their Governments for the position of Secretary-General of ...

NYK to implement new employment scheme for Japanese seafarers

NYK has decided to implement a new employment scheme in which Japanese seafarers will be engaged to work only on vessels and not within NYK’s offices.
Japanese seafarers have ...

ClassNK retakes top position

ClassNK has just announced its official registration figures in addition to Clarkson’s data which reveals that it is once again the world’s largest classification society. The Society made ...

MOL Transports "Tachinepta" float for Samba Carnival in Sao Paulo

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) announced that MOL cooperated in the transport of the "Tachinepta" float (*1) featured in the Samba Carnival (*2) that began in Sao Paulo ...

ICS updates flag state performance table

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published its annual Shipping Industry Flag State Performance Table which can be downloaded free of charge via the ICS website. 

See www.ics-shipping ...

Allseas Group’s Nazi-honouring vessel ‘must be banned’

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is demanding that Allseas Group SA, the owner of a ship that honours convicted Nazi war criminal Pieter Schelte, immediately change the vessel’s ...

Sailors’ Society launches Wellness at Sea initiative to support seafarer health and wellbeing

Sailors’ Society, one of the largest seafarer support charities operating internationally, has unveiled Wellness at Sea, a coaching and support programme designed to promote health and well-being among the world ...

THOME Group is first ship manager to achieve Eco-Office status

THOME Group has become the first ship management company to achieve Eco-Office certification in Singapore.
 
The international ship manager has successfully completed an environmental audit throughout its Singapore offices to ...

Liberian Registry launches green ship initiative

The Liberian Registry says it is determined to ensure that the Liberian-flag fleet remains a leader in environmental compliance.  Scott Bergeron, CEO of the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR ...

DNV GL opens new Central China office in Nanjing

The world’s leading ship and offshore classification society DNV GL has opened up a new office in Nanjing. It will support business growth in the area and be the ...

The CMA CGM Group to inaugurate the CMA CGM Academy, its new in-house university

The CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce the opening of the CMA CGM Academy, its new in-house university, located in its Marseilles (France) headquarters.

The first in-house university was ...

IMO Secretary-General launches 2015 World Maritime Day them

IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu has launched this year’s World Maritime Day theme, “Maritime education and training”, telling students and staff at the World Maritime University (WMU) that maritime education ...

Hamburg Süd wins “Electrolux Supplier Award 2014”

Hamburg Süd has been honoured with the “Electrolux Supplier Award 2014” in the category “Global Logistics”. Presentation of the prize was held at Electrolux AB’s headquarters in Stockholm ...

Stena Bulk joins World Ocean Council for sustainable maritime practices

Stena Bulk is the first Swedish shipping company to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) – a global organization that converges a diverse range of maritime operations to promote the sustainable ...

InterManager welcomes Unicom to its membership

InterManager, the international trade association which represents third party and in-house ship managers, has welcomed Cyprus head-quartered ship management company Unicom to its Full Membership.
 
Unicom, which provides a full ...

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