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Martijn Van Den Berg Joins Zuyderzee Capital

Zuyderzee Capital, the specialized investment and advisory services company focused on maritime and logistics, announced a new strategic initiative intended to broaden the overall consulting service offering to its client base: Operational & Administrative Advisory.Martijn van den Berg joins the firm as Director responsible…

Port of Oakland Maritime Director Brandes predicts strong fourth quarter

Imports and exports have rebounded at the Port of Oakland which expects a strong fourth quarter for 2020.In an interview with AJOT, Bryan Brandes, the new maritime director for the Port of Oakland, also projects: The first quarter of 2021 also looks to be a strong quarter. PMA Rail ReportA recent Pacific Maritime Association…

BDO appoints new cyber security partner

New partner John Borchi will join BDOs Brisbane office and will support the growth of the firms cyber security practice.BDO said Mr Borchi is a significant hire and brings a wealth of public sector and healthcare industry expertise, particularly after holding the position of chief information security officer at Queensland Health for the past two years.According to the firm…

How To Check Allotment Status Of Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders initial public offering (IPO)

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Shares: The shares will be listed on stock exchanges BSE and NSE on October 12.The allotment of initial public offering (IPO) shares of Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders, the country's largest defence company, has been finalised on October 8. The Mumbai-based company's Rs 444 crore IPO, which was open for bidding for three days i.e.

Canadian Pacific joins TradeLens blockchain shipping platform

CALGARY, AB, Oct. 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today announced it has joined TradeLens, a blockchain-based platform that enables the secure and transparent transfer of container-shipping documents. This open-API platform will help CP intermodal shippers create, amend and share documents with other supply chain participants…

ICG Ship Kanaklata Barua commissioned at Kolkata

New Delhi, Sep 30 (UNI) Indian Coast Guard Ship Kanaklata Barua was commissioned at Kolkata on Wednesday.Additional Secretary in the defence ministry Jiwesh Nandan commissioned the ICG ship through video conferencing in the presence of ICG DG K Natarajan, GRSE CMD Rear Admiral VK Saxena (Retd), Coast Guard Region Commander (NE) AK Harbola and other MoD dignitaries.

Global cooperation necessary to digitalise shipping industry and enhance global trade, Singapore New

SINGAPORE - Digitalising the shipping industry can enhance global trade, but it will require stakeholders around the world to cooperate, said Senior Minister of State for Transport and Foreign Affairs Chee Hong Tat on Thursday (Oct 8).As supply chains are becoming increasingly complex, with many parties spanning multiple countries…

Army Corps, MDOT MPA to study upgrades for Seagirt container ship channel – Maryland Daily Record

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News Briefs: Ingalls completes successful sea trials for NSC Stone

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- Ingalls Shipbuilding recently announced the successful completion of acceptance sea trials for National Security Cutter Stone (WMSL 758).I am very proud of the Ingalls team that conducted another outstanding acceptance trial on our ninth national security cutter Stone," said Ingalls president Brian Cuccias.

Mazagon dock IPO: After record subscription, Mazagon looks set to break defence IPO jinx

NEW DELHI: At 157.41 times subscription, Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders attracted the highest ever interest among all the PSUs that have hit the primary market. It beat IRCTC, whose IPO last year drew 109.75 times subscription. With a strong grey market premium, the mini-ratna company now looks set to break a jinx: Poor debuts by defence PSUs on Dalal Street.

Bluewater Awards FPSO Contract  | Rigzone

Remazel Engineering reported Wednesday that it has won a contract from Bluewater to supply the complete mooring and riser pull-in system for the Jotun floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) upgrade.As Rigzone reported in June, the Jotun FPSO is undergoing upgrades for the Balder Future life extension project in the North Sea.

Costa Rica converts island prison into tourist attraction

Read moreIsla San Lucas (Costa Rica) (AFP)Despite the country's coronavirus lockdown, Costa Rica's island of San Lucas, a former penal colony with a dark history, has been newly converted into a tourist paradise, albeit with strict pandemic protocols in place.Something of Costa Rica's own version of Alcatraz, the island…

Drones Deployed For Maritime Surveillance Off France

Aiming to test the use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) in enhancing the maritime awareness picture in the French Mediterranean Sea, Secrétariat Général de la Mer requested the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) set up a multipurpose maritime surveillance operation, having the Navy (Marine Nationale) and…

WEF Annual Meeting 2021 to take place in Lucerne-Bürgenstock

Rapid adoption of digital technologies can help the Philippines overcome the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, recover from the crisis, and achieve its vision of becoming a middle-class society free of poverty, according to the report released today by the World Bank and the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA).Titled…

Seafarers, the collateral victims of measures to curb COVID-19

Rapid adoption of digital technologies can help the Philippines overcome the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, recover from the crisis, and achieve its vision of becoming a middle-class society free of poverty, according to the report released today by the World Bank and the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA).Titled…

Hopewell native serving with U.S. Coast Guard

×Ensign Mark Robert Hayton graduated from the United States Merchant Marine Academy, (USMMA) Kings Point, New York, on June 20, awarded the Bachelor of Science Degree in Marine Engineering Systems.In addition to a rigorous academic curriculum, Hayton was required to spend a year serving on ships at sea, split between his sophomore and junior years of study.