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Duuri Oy appoints GAC Hong Kong as Far East supply chain partner

Finnish interior detailing and finishing products specialist Duuri Oy has appointed GAC Hong Kong as its supply chain partner in the Far East, handling the full spectrum of logistics. GAC Hong Kong handles full container shipments coming in for Helsinki from Foshan, China via Nansha port in Guangzhou, and from Penang, Malaysia, as well as LCL shipments from Ningbo, China… Read more →

Wilhelmsen strengthens portfolio with unique Klüber Lubrication marine partnership

Klüber Lubrication and Wilhelmsen Ships Service have signed a close distribution partnership, with Wilhelmsen becoming a global partner for marine lubricants from Klüber Lubrication. With the deal, signed at the maritime industry’s largest exhibition SMM Hamburg, Wilhelmsen will strengthen its existing product portfolio in a key area, adding high-performance speciality lubricants to its global offering. Kjell Andre Engen, EVP Marine… Read more →

VIKING named exclusive distributor for new container firefighting solution

Maritime safety equipment manufacturer and global servicing provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has signed with Rosenby Engineering to exclusively distribute the award-winning Danish startup’s HydroPen fire extinguishing system for container vessels. VIKING’s Product Management and New Building Director, Jørgen Holm, sees the HydroPen System as a leap forward for protecting container vessels, their cargo and crew from one of modern shipping’s… Read more →

Fame Charters success is built on the satisfaction of its clients

With vast experience in the shipping industry the company has earned a reputation for its extensive experience, high grade service and dedicated team who have helped the company to grow and adapt to meet the challenges of today’s demanding maritime industry. Fame Charters success is built on the satisfaction of its clients and the company aims to remain at the… Read more →

Coldharbour opens Singapore office, plans expansion in Asia

UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) based on unique inert gas technology, has opened a new office in Singapore and appointed Capt Mohit Batra, a master mariner with an MBA from Oxford University, to lead its planned expansion into the Asian market. Capt Batra, Managing Director of Coldharbour Asia has extensive experience of the shipping… Read more →

Garrets International – your global provisions and stores management partner

Garrets is the leading provision and stores management partner to the global shipping community. We serve almost 2,000 vessels around the world with high focus on quality based on an agreed daily rate. We take care of each provisioning and non-consumable needs our customers may require, and work closely with each vessel and owner in order to establish a good… Read more →

Specialist marine fire detection from Apollo at SMM Hamburg

Apollo Fire Detectors, specialists in the design and manufacture of high quality fire detection products for the marine and offshore market, will be exhibiting at SMM in Hamburg next month. The maritime trade fair, which this year takes place from 4th to 7th September, attracts over 50,000 global industry visitors and boasts more than 2,200 exhibitors. Following its successful attendance… Read more →

Wrist Ship Supply

  Your one-stop resource and full service provider of all your provisions and stores Wrist Ship Supply is the world’s leading ship and offshore supplier of provisions and stores with a market share around 8 %. Wrist offers a global 24/7 service, including handling of owners’ goods, shipping, air freight and related marine services that meet the demands of international… Read more →

GAC Angola renews ship agency contract with POSH Semco

Offshore marine services provider PACC Offshore Services Holdings (POSH) has reaffirmed its close working relationship with GAC Angola by renewing its ship agency contract for Soyo and Luanda and extending the agreement to include Cabinda. Under the deal, GAC now provides an integrated range of services for the POSH fleet at all Angolan ports, including crew handling, spares clearance and… Read more →

WesCom Signal and Rescue to showcase safety training at this year’s SMM

Global supplier of marine distress signals WesCom Signal and Rescue has announced it will be exhibiting at international maritime trade fair SMM in Hamburg this September. Located in the British Pavilion, this will be the first time the brand has exhibited under its new name, WesCom Signal and Rescue – which was announced in October 2017. For more than 100… Read more →

New appointments at Vickers Oils

Vickers Oils has welcomed Ian Bower, Business Development Manager and Esther Murray, Marketing Communications Manager to the family as part of its strategic expansion plans to develop new markets. These recent recruitments symbolise a very exciting future for Vickers Oils who are also currently investing in the construction of a 5,500 sq ft two-storey, river-side building to house a first-floor… Read more →

Bayport

It’s Good to Evolve Puerto y Bahia rebranded to Bayport as part of a new strategy to grow and expand our operations Puerto y Bahia, as a sign of its growth and its move toward a new strategy, the company rebranded to Bayport. It’s a move that reaffirms the company’s leadership in Spain and abroad, and a desire to enter… Read more →

Hook is star of the show

For the first time in many years, Henriksen Hooks is not showing any new products on its stand at Seawork. Instead, the company is giving star billing to a hook that was first shown to the maritime industry over 40-years ago. The Henriksen Hook was first seen in 1978 since when it has become recognised as the safest and most… Read more →

Ship and offshore equipment supplier BROEHL: Search for investors started

The restructuring process at winch specialist BROEHL is now entering the next phase. After the company filed for insolvency on 11th May, 2018, the first priority of the preliminary insolvency administrator, Dr Ralf Bornemann, dhpg partner, was to successfully stabilise business operations. Now he has mandated the consultancy firm MENTOR AG with an international search for investors. Dr Bornemann, attorney… Read more →

YOUR RELIABLE SHIP CHANDLER IN COLOMBIA

Naucharts Ltda is maritime service Company specializing in the provision of general provisions, bond stores, ship supplies, spare parts, lubricants, bunker supplies and leading technical maritime brands through the ports of Colombia South America. Since 2003, Naucharts Ltda has strived to be a trusted partner to our customers. Naucharts Ltda is a Ship chandler Company Certified in ISO 9001:2008 by… Read more →

VIKING boosts support for Japanese ship owners

Having obtained Japanese government approval to supply liferafts to Japanese-flagged vessels and carry out final assembly in the country, maritime safety equipment and servicing provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment is establishing a local subsidiary and employing staff to bring new value to Japanese ship owners and managers. VIKING Japan builds upon an alliance with MOL Techno-Trade that began five years ago… Read more →

Forgitos Marine Service Limited

Forgitos Marine Service Limited (Former name: Ningbo International Trade Ocean Shipping Supply CO., LTD.) is approved by the Chinese government in 1993, specializing in ocean shipping supply and port services businesses. Our main business scope is Store&Provision / Spares Parts / Logistics Our service areas cover all Chinese Ports: Forgitos Marine Service Limited Email: supply@itossupply.com Tel: 86 574 83053136     Fax: 86… Read more →

NICO International enters into a partnership with Cleanship Solutions

Cleanship Solutions, a UK-based company specialising in ballast water management and exhaust gas cleaning retrofit engineering, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with NICO International – a UAE-based marine and industrial engineering company. With the new alliance in place, NICO aims to further reinforce its capabilities for the retrofit engineering in ballast water management and exhaust gas cleaning market… Read more →

Von Arx AG

Your partner for surface treatment Von Arx AG was established by Paul von Arx in 1940. He developed also the world-well-known Von Arx surface preparation machines and pneumatic tools. We still manufacture the machines in Sissach – Switzerland. In order to be sufficient for the high requirements of our customers, we set on trained workers, which implement their work precisely… Read more →