Braemar strategically acquires leading US shipbroker

Braemar Plc (LSE: BMS), a leading international shipbroker and provider of expert investment, chartering, and risk management advice to the shipping and energy markets, is pleased to announce the strategic acquisition of Southport Maritime Inc. (“Southport”) in the USA. Enhancing the Group’s coverage in the Americas has been an important strategic goal of Braemar since […]

Tatham & Co expand into Greek market

Maritime and commercial law firm Tatham & Co. has announced its expansion into the Greek market with the addition of a senior Athens-based lawyer to its growing team. Ioanna Vitta (pictured) brings with her over 30 years of experience, specialising in dry shipping. A qualified Greek and English lawyer, Ioanna is also a highly regarded […]

Cargo hazard detection firm wins major technology prize

Exis Technologies, based in Darlington, County Durham has won the Logistics Technology Provider of the Year category at the Logistics UK Awards. The firm supplies systems for the management of dangerous goods in sea transport, working with companies around the world. The award win was based largely on the success of its cargo screening tool, […]

Prevention at Sea launches IMMERSEAV VR-based seafarer assessment and training solution

Cyprus-based Prevention at Sea Group has launched an innovative Virtual Reality (VR) based maritime training and assessment solution called IMMERSEAV. The move follows four years of extensive R&D activity, the company says, carried out in close collaboration with reputable shipping stakeholders. The IMMERSEAV solution is described as utilising the ‘prevention’ approach of its group’s name, […]

Veson Nautical collaborates with Bearing to analyse and predict CII performance

Bearing, a leader in AI-powered sustainable shipping, and maritime software provider Veson Nautical (Veson) have announced a new strategic product partnership to synchronize data for voyage analysis and quick, accurate modelling of Carbon Intensity Indicator (CII) ratings. The two companies will securely integrate the Veson IMOS Platform (VIP) with Bearing’s CII optimisation and performance analysis solutions. Mutual […]