Shipbrokers IFCHOR and Galbraiths set to merge

International shipbrokers IFCHOR and Galbraiths have agreed to merge and are in the final stages of completing a share for share agreement which is expected to close in the next few weeks. The new entity will be headquartered in Switzerland and comprise of 20 offices with over 300 employees from many different backgrounds and nationalities, […]

Foreship sets out ambitions for growth with key appointments

Foreship has made two senior appointments which grow its design and technology capabilities to support shipping’s sustainable future. Joonatan Haukilehto (oictured, left) joins Foreship as Lead Consultant, Newbuilds & Decarbonization, while Pekka Pohjanen (right) is appointed Senior Technology Specialist, Sustainability. Based at Foreship’s Helsinki head office, Haukilehto and Pohjanen add extensive expertise in advanced marine […]

BV delivers Approval in Principle to C-Claw™ – the non-intrusive mechanical fastener

Bureau Veritas, a world leader in testing, inspection and certification, has delivered an Approval in Principle to COLD PAD for their C-Claw™ technology. C-Claw™ is a heavy-duty fastener for steel structures that is non-intrusive (no hole and no hot work is required). It was designed as an alternative to welding and drilling for the maritime […]

A.P. Moller – Maersk continues record streak with strong Q3 results

A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) delivered strong results in Q3 2022 with higher earnings in its three main businesses; Ocean, Logistics & Services and Terminals, compared to the same quarter last year. Revenue increased by 37%, and both EBITDA and EBIT increased around 60% compared to Q3 2021. Continued momentum in the company’s strategic transformation, […]

IRI remains focused on client services in Japan

International Registries, Inc. and its affiliates (IRI) continue to expand resources to provide strong support to the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) fleet throughout Asia and the world. With 11 offices in the Far East, including Busan, Dalian, Hong Kong, Imabari, Manila, Qingdao, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Taipei, Tokyo, and bridge support from Vancouver and […]

IEC Telecom to delivery critical comms to Indonesian defense sector

IEC Telecom, an international satellite service operator, is expanding its presence in the Indonesian market, now offering satellite-based security solutions for the APAC defense sector. The renowned communication expert is present at IndoDefence to shine a spotlight on its latest COTP (comms-on-the-pause) and COTM (comms-on-the-move) solutions for remote areas on land and powerful VSAT systems […]