Time to recognise the value of the dry bulk sector says INTERCARGO

As news headlines underscore the quality and flexibility of the bulk sector fleet in meeting the challenges of current trade disruptions, Dimitris Fafalios, Chairman of INTERCARGO believes that now is the time to re-evaluate the image of the bulk carrier sector and recognise the commitment of INTERCARGO members to a safe, efficient, high quality and environmentally sound dry bulk shipping industry.

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Yuletide Selection 1

Yuletide Selection 1

by BigJules

I’m a bit of a gruff creature when it comes to the commercialisation of Christmas – but there’s one thing that I fervently believe: a book is a present that, if well chosen for the recipient, will give hours of pleasure and be a lasting reminder in itself of someone putting thought, not just money, into a Yuletide gift. Hopefully, there’s something for everyone in this somewhat eclectic selection. They range from titles featuring the Napoleonic era to a biography of the admiral who created Armistice Day to an account of undersea war during World War II. So do consider adding one or more from this selection to your gift-buying list – or just indulging yourself!

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Exmouth RNLI Fireworks Display 2021

Photo : Exmouth RNLI Lifeboat Fireworks Credit : John Thorogood / Exmouth RNLI

Exmouth RNLI Fireworks Display 2021

Exmouth RNLI will be hosting the biggest fireworks display in Exmouth this year!

The life saving charity are pleased to announce their Fireworks Display 2021 at the Imperial Recreation Ground, Exmouth, EX8 1DG on the evening of Friday 5 November to raise funds for Exmouth RNLI.

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The ship.energy report 15/10/2021

Weekly briefing from ship.energy

 

 

Commentary: The ship.energy podcast – Harold Malone, Principal, Sea/Switch Partners

In this week’s ship.energy podcast, Harold Malone, Principal of Sea/Switch Partners and a seasoned shipping finance and operational leader, discusses whether ship owners need to change their traditional approach to financing ships as the industry decarbonises.

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