Maersk Tankers hires Eva Birgitte Bisgaard as its new Chief Commercial Officer

(Aug 13 2020)

Maersk Tankers has appointed Eva Birgitte Bisgaard as its Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), as the company continues to strengthen its service to its partners and customers.



Psychometric assessment for crew recruitment

(Aug 06 2020)

Psychometric assessment can be useful in crew recruitment in finding people with the right behaviour social skills and leadership abilities. A managing director of a crewing agent explains how it can work.



ERMA FIRST announces the appointment of their new CTO, Dr. Stelios Kyriacou

(Jul 30 2020)

ERMA FIRST is pleased to announce its new Chief Technical Of¬cer, Dr. Stelios Kyriacou. Stelios is a senior maritime executive who brings a wealth of experience to the team, spanning 30 years on design, innovation and applied R&D.



Team Tankers International Ltd. : New Director

(Jul 02 2020)

Tom Higbie, a member of the Board of Directors of Team Tankers International Ltd. (the "Company") has resigned as Director of the Company with effect from June 30, 2020.



Thome's "Onboard Videoke Challenge"

(Jun 23 2020)

Thome Ship Management has issued an "Onboard Videoke Challenge" with prize money of $750 - although only Thome ships can enter.



Mr. Peter Mantel appointment

(Jun 04 2020)

Theyr Ltd, a London based met-ocean data provider to the maritime sectors are pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Mantel as a Non-Executive Director.



Advanced Polymer Coatings, Inc. promotes Joseph G. Fortman to role of Technical Services Manager

(Jun 04 2020)

Joseph G. Fortman has been promoted to Technical Services Manager at Advanced Polymer Coatings, Inc, a role that manages the company’s growing technical infrastructure for APC’s well-known MarineLINE® and ChemLINE® brands.



Ex Formula 1 engineer joins leadership team at WFS Technologies

(May 21 2020)

WFS Technologies has further strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of a former Formula 1 engineer as Head of Engineering and Projects.



Norstar Ship Management appoints new Managing Director

(Apr 09 2020)

Singapore-based manager Norstar Ship Management (NSM) has appointed Dr Lars Grünitz as its new Managing Director.



Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement appoints new head of communications

(Apr 09 2020)

Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has appointed Stefan Beeg as Head of Communications.



Ms. Lois Zabrocky named Connecticut Maritime Association 2020 Commodore

(Jan 16 2020)

Ms. Lois Zabrocky, Chief Executive Officer at International Seaways, Inc., has been named as the Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA) Commodore for the year 2020.



Report highlights differences between perception and reality

(Apr 12 2013)

The latest ‘Maritime Employment Report’ published by specialist recruiter, Faststream, placed a sharp focus on the gap that exists between perception and reality across the industry.



A seafarers lot is not a happy one

(Apr 12 2013)

The Seafarers Research Institute Centre (SIRC) at Cardiff University has reported that life at sea is a stressful environment for seafarers with bleak conditions, a lack of comfort, and poor living space.



Aug-Sept 2020

Columbia, Thome, laser scanning for tanks, Covid and seafarers, dual fuel engines, shaft generators