DSM announces new Vice President of Marketing and Sales

The Netherlands-based company DSM has announced that Olivier Janin is joining the company as its Vice President of Marketing and Sales DSM Dyneema as of 1st September 2017. He will become a member of the Strategic Leadership Team of DSM Dyneema and will report directly to Golnar Motahari Pour, President DSM Dyneema. DSM Dyneema is […]

First operational STM ship systems installed onboard

The STM Validation project has successfully installed the first Sea Traffic Management (STM) compatible bridge systems, connecting ships with shore based services and actors. All available functions are working flawlessly, including route optimisation and synchronised port calls, as well as sending and receiving route segments ship to ship. The ships equipped are Stena Germanica and […]

German ship agent wins ITIC-sponsored FONASBA Award

The FONASBA Young Ship Agent or Broker Award 2017, co-sponsored by International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC), has been awarded to Niklas Soltow of SCA Logistics of Kiel, Germany. Katy Aldrick of Seaforth (Kenya) also received a special ‘highly commended’ award for her paper on the threats and opportunities facing small independent shipping agents in East […]