Hill Dickinson to hold two major conferences during LISW

Major international maritime law firm Hill Dickinson LLP is to host a series of hard-hitting conferences during London International Shipping Week 2015 which will focus on issues surrounding casualties and commodities. Major players in the maritime industry, the UK Government and Hill Dickinson are among the confirmed speakers at both events. Chaired by Michael Grey, […]

SAMI to stage Cyber Security workshop as part of LISW

The Security Association for the Marine Industry (SAMI) is working with the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), to host a Maritime Cyber Security Workshop as part of London International Shipping Week (LISW). The workshop, on Wednesday 9th September onboard the HQS Wellington, Victoria Embankment, London aims to provide attendees with the latest assessment and current […]

Second Damen Offshore Carrier 8500 launched

Senior representatives of Maersk Supply Service, DeepOcean UK and the Damen Shipyards Group gathered at Damen Shipyards Galati, Romania yesterday (Thursday) to witness the launching of subsea support vessel Maersk Connector. The vessel is owned and operated by Maersk Supply Service and is built to contract for a seven year charter agreement with DeepOcean. Maersk […]

d’Amico Group finances construction of Patrol Boats Cum Sea Ambulance in Philippines

d’Amico Group has announced a donation of $100,000 for the construction of Patrol Boats Cum Sea Ambulance destined for the municipality of Iloilo, the area of Philippines particularly devastated by the typhoon in November 2013, from which seafarers and employees of the company come. With this second project, d’Amico Group has shown its concern for […]

CMB announces first half results

CMB (Compagnie Maritime Belge) has released its preliminary results recorded for the second quarter and those for the first half of 2015. The consolidated result for the first half of the year 2015 amounts to -$55,952,000 compared with -$2,812,000 for the same period last year. Bocimar’s (dry bulk) contribution to the consolidated result for the […]