Mersey Maritime delighted to announce its third annual conference The Mersey Maritime Exchange

Industry body Mersey Maritime’s third annual Maritime Exchange conference will be a hybrid event, taking place on Friday, June 25, both online and in the magnificent surroundings of a Grade-II-listed former Victorian hydraulic tower in Wirral’s docklands. Maritime 2050: Where are we now? is being organised by Mersey Maritime in partnership with the Department for Transport and […]

Hill Dickinson promotes two key members of its marine team

International legal specialist Hill Dickinson is pleased to announce the promotion of two key members of its marine team, underlining the wealth of expertise within its offices around the globe. Edward Liu and Colin Lavelle have both been promoted to Partner. Based in Hong Kong, Edward Liu’s law practice comprises a wide range of commercial […]

Peninsula Renews European Credit Facility

Peninsula, one of the leading global marine energy suppliers, has confirmed the renewal of its syndicated $350 million European credit facility. The facility includes an increase in the 2 year committed tranche from $140 million to $210 million, representing the syndicate’s continued endorsement and confidence in Peninsula’s business model. RBS remains as facility agent together […]

New Helicopter Operations Guide from ICS Helps Crews Prepare for the Unexpected

Imagine the scenario; adverse weather conditions, a seriously injured crew member. There is no option but to arrange for an emergency medivac from the deck of the ship. This is, thankfully, not a situation crews will encounter every day, yet they must be able to deal with helicopter operations safely when they do occur. A […]

Damen delivers FCS 1605 to Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit

On 14th June, Damen Shipyards Group delivered a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 1605 to Allseas to support the Pioneering Spirit – the largest construction vessel in the world. The FCS 1605 will perform fast crew and personnel transfers to and from the vessel. Damen signed the contract for the vessel, named Ricochet, on 15th March. […]