American Hellenic Hull sponsors Greek Shipping Hall of Fame 2017

American Hellenic Hull this week sponsored one of the most prestigious events in the shipping calendar to celebrate Greek shipping heritage. At its annual Induction Ceremony & Dinner for 600 guests, the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announced that George L Daniolos (1903-1994) and Nicolaos D Lykiardopulo (1866-1963) have been elected as its two latest […]

MPC Capital initiates new container ship investment company with $100 million in equity

MPC Capital AG, an international asset and investment manager, has initiated an investment company with a focus on small-size container ships between 1,000 and 3,000 TEU. Yesterday (Tuesday) the newly formed MPC Container Ships AS raised $100 million in equity in a private placement towards international institutional investors and family offices in the Norwegian capital […]

TridentGLOBAL brings two-decades of export management experience to essDOCS

essDOCS has announced its acquisition of TridentGLOBAL, an export management solution with a customer-base across Australia and the US. TridentGLOBAL provides exporters and traders with a comprehensive solution to the challenges they encounter in managing complex international trade processes. The platform offers modules for contract management, shipment management, bookings management, compliance, document management, as well […]

KVH announces new Connectivity as a Service (CaaS) offering

KVH Industries has announced the immediate availability of AgilePlans by KVH, its all-inclusive Connectivity as a Service (CaaS) offering for the maritime industry. For a single monthly fee, AgilePlans by KVH brings an advanced satellite communications solution onboard without a costly capital expenditure or long-term commitment. The subscription fee is as low as $499/month for […]