Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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On May 31, 2017 a UKRAINIAN OFFICERS’ FORUM was held in Odesa by Greek Shipowner, ENESEL LIMITED. Enesel is a ship-management company based in Athens, Greece, operating a diverse fleet of ultra-modern, high-specification tankers and containerships.  Additionally, it supervises a...
The Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) held its Committee meeting in Gdansk, Poland, from May 22 to 26, with members agreeing to conduct a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) in partnership with the Tokyo MoU. The CIC will focus on navigation safety,...
IDC Spanish dockworker unions have launched today a nation-wide strike impacting operations across the country’s ports. After months of talks between unions, companies and the Spanish government over a reform of port hiring practices, dockers held the first of several...
The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has published a proposal for modifications to its current tolls structure in an attempt to attract more traffic and ensure competitiveness following approval by the ACP’s Board of Directors on May 25, 2017. Jorge L. Quijano, Panama...
May 15-16, the Grand Hall, Sovinyon Resort, Odessa played host to representatives of Seaspan Shipmanagement and a number of seafarers who came to share their experience and improve their knowledge. It is always a great pleasure to see so...
On May 14, Seaspan representatives held a football tournament in Odessa among seafarers and the company’s employees. And even drizzling rain did not spoil anyone's mood. This year’s football game attracted about 40 people, who were divided into 8...
Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) will soon be delivering its agency ship spares and other essential supplies via drone. It will potentially reduce delivery costs by 90% from $1,500 on average for delivery by launch, eventually to just $150 for...
Norwegian fertilizer company Yara and maritime technology firm Kongsberg Gruppe are teaming up to build the world’s first autonomous and zero emissions container feeder ship. The vessel will initially operate as a manned vessel in the latter half of 2018 and...
The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) is rejecting on jurisdictional grounds the “Tripartite Agreement” an agreement between Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) to form a joint container shipping service. The Shipping Act does not provide...
20 years of making a difference in the maritime human resources business. Alpha Navigation, today, is the result of the dedicated work done by thousands of maritime professionals and the support of my wonderful family and loyal friends. My special...
20 years of making a difference in the maritime human resources business. Alpha Navigation, today, is the result of the dedicated work done by thousands of maritime professionals and the support of my wonderful family and loyal friends. My special...
The correspondent of The Maritime Telegraph spoke to DPA, Vice President, Strategic Planning, Seaspan Ship Management Ltd., Erik Merkes Nielsen to find out the way of his success. Seaspan is the worldwide leader in independent containership management and ownership. Seaspan...
Maersk Line won antitrust approval for its gaining of Hamburg Sud after approving to pull the German company out from some trade routes to address competition concerns. The German company will withdraw from the group on trade routes connecting northern Europe...
The representative of the Ukrainian Independent Maritime Trade Union, Boris Babin, told The Maritime Telegraph that their trade union faces a big problem of training of seafarers, not only in the framework of STCW special training and specialty training,...
The investment Navigator Principal Investors fund (USA) announced plans to invest in Ukrainian ports. Altogether, American investors are ready to invest about $ 100 million in the various projects development on the territory of Ukraine. The plans were officially announced...
The European Border and Coast Guard Agency(Frontex), the European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA) and the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) took a significant step and have signed a Tripartite Working Arrangement to structure their cooperation on coast guard functions. The...
The Greek shipping community has criticized for many times the Greek administration for not accepting the possible benefits which the shipping industry suggests to the stressed Greek economy and the last outline of the Greek fleet adds its influence. While...