Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement to manage Thenamaris LNG newbuilds

Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has announced it has been awarded ship management contracts for three TFDE 160,000cu m capacity LNGCs belonging to Greek-headquartered independent shipmanagement company Thenamaris LNG, giving BSM responsibility for the technical management, and supply of deck and engine personnel for the yet to be named fleet. The vessels are due for delivery […]

Wärtsilä reports increase in sales and orders

Power solutions provider Wärtsilä has reported an increase in orders and net sales in its interim results released today (Wednesday). Despite tough markets, the order intake between January and September this year has risen by 10% to €3,583million and sales by 7% to €3,191million indicating that annual results for the Finnish company will be better […]

Sanford becomes first New Zealand company to join the World Ocean Council

Sanford has become the first New Zealand company to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) – a global alliance of leadership companies working for sustainable development and conservation of the world’s oceans – in a  move which will significantly expand the fishing industry’s involvement in the WOC. Eric Barratt, Sanford Managing Director,  said the WOC is […]

IMHA to launch new charity

A new charitable company will be launched by the International Maritime Health Association (IMHA) next week with the aim of developing standards and improving quality in maritime health practices. The IMHA Quality project will formally change from a project to a company at the launch in Manila next Thursday (25th October) along with the creation of […]

ISS Brazil marks 10-year anniversary as business expands

Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has celebrated the 10th anniversary of its operation, ISS Brazil, with a special event for customers and staff as business continues to expand. After 10 years of development, ISS Brazil now has a total of nine offices across Brazil including Rio de Janeiro, Belem, Sao Luis, Macae, Angra dos […]

HELMEPA’s environmental awareness campaign visits the border city of Kilkis

The marine environment is indirectly impacted upon by human activities inland, even at a distance of many kilometers and spreading this important message was the primary motivation for selecting the border city of Kilkis to be the fourth stop of HELMEPA’s Marine Environment and Sciences awareness campaign. The campaign is being implemented across 12 Greek […]