Hill Dickinson yachts team receives top ranking

Hill Dickinson’s yacht team has earned a top ranking in the recently published Chambers Review High Net Worth Guide 2021, attracting significant high praise from its international clients. With offices in five cities, including London, Monaco and Hong Kong, Hill Dickinson is regarded by its clients as “probably the most experienced and capable legal team […]

MHSS REPORTS SURGE IN CALLS FROM STRUGGLING SEAFARERS

Calls to Mental Health Support Services (MHSS) from seafarers who are really struggling to cope has soared by 60% in recent months, according to a recent report. The increase in seafarers ringing MHSS’ 24/7 phone line from April to June 2021 was attributed to the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on crew members – with the situation […]

Digitalisation and Smart Technology Webinar

Brought to you by Ship Management International and sponsored by Rina. Advances in smart technology and digitalisation are at the heart of shipping’s future growth strategies as it seeks to position itself ahead of likely changes in trading patterns and supply chains. But with the industry locked in on contributing to a greener future, what […]

LISW21 CHARITY CONFERENCE ANNOUNCED TO DISCUSS SEAFARER WELFARE CHALLENGES IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Maritime charities and industry leaders unite to discuss seafarer welfare priorities during crew crisis Held as part of London International Shipping Week 2021, The Mission to Seafarers, The Seafarers’ Charity, Sailors’ Society and Stella Maris are hosting a major industry conference on seafarer welfare. The event will be chaired by John Adams, Vice President of […]

CSM Energy and Hydrus Engineering join forces to make OSVs greener

Making ships that service the offshore wind sector greener and more eco-friendly is the catalyst for the cooperation between maritime company CSM Energy and technical consultant Hydrus Engineering. CSM Energy (member of the Columbia Group) and global engineering firm Hydrus will assess and retrofit offshore support vessels (OSV) involved in offshore installations and operations, turning […]

Growing demand prompts second GAC Trinidad office in Chaguaramas

GAC Group has opened a second office in Chaguaramas, west of Port of Spain on Trinidad’s north-west peninsula, to act as a one-stop hub to cater for growing demand for offshore mobilisation. The new base oversees vessels for GAC’s regional projects in Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana and Suriname, providing crew, cargo, bunker and spares services […]

KPI OceanConnect launches future fuels division

  KPI OceanConnect has announced the launch of its Alternative Fuels and Special Projects division to enhance its counterparts’ ability to achieve their sustainability ambitions. Bill Wakeling, an expert in marine fuels, will lead the new offering. As pressure intensifies for the shipping industry to become more sustainable, KPI OceanConnect, a leading global broker and […]

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