Tuesday, January 23, 2018
The Maritime Telegraph correspondent was pleased to speak with Mr. Alexander Tsitsonis, Crew Director of the group that includes Starbulk SA, Product Shipping & Trading SA and Oceanbulk Containers Management SA.  Mr. Tsitsonis has been working with the company for more...
Seafarers today are increasingly attracted to sophisticated training, professional development, and longterm employment. That’s according to a survey by MSC Shipmanagement, the Cyprus-based unit of MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, a leading global container line. The results of the biannual crew engagement...
The legend cruise liner The SS United States is planned to be turned into a maritime museum and a theatre, instead of getting rusty in dock. The vessel has been standing idle without any running for a long time. The...
On November 8, Seaspan Ship Management Ltd. with the support of indifferent seafarers and its partners – Univis Ltd. and Alpha Navigation – organized a charity event for children of the Odessa Specialized Children's Home No. 1. Seaspan Ship Management...
There is an active discussion of fish catch robbery from Ukrainian fishermen by Crimean border guards in social networks. It was reported that the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) officials stated Ukrainian fishermen violate peninsula’s borders. Nobody knows if...
Founder of a Ukrainian shipping company VARAMAR Group, Alexander Varvarenko, has launched ShipNEXT, a first global digital marketplace for shipping. ShipNEXT is an online freight platform linking ships with cargoes around the world in what the company said “marks...
Alexander Varvarenko is the owner and CEO of the shipping company VARAMAR and the founder of the first global online shipping platform, ShipNEXT.In an interview with The Maritime Telegraph, he talked about his ties to Odessa, the events that...
The Maritime Telegraph creates a sporting tradition. The idea to gather seafarers in football teams between voyages came to the project’s creators a long time ago. On September 30 in the match of the Ukrainian Maritime Football Premier League...
More than 3 thousand British Columbians came to Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards to visit an Open House hosted by Canada’s Non-Combat Shipbuilder. Through the event, guests has an opportunity to have find out more about the most modern facility available in...
The Maritime Telegraph had a great opportunity to meet the representatives of N.G.Livanos Maritime Co. Ltd. at the office of the Epsilon Odessa crewing agency. The visit took place as part of a formal bi-annual audit by the Company’s managers. It...
Captain Andrei Savchenko has been with the China Navigation Company since 2004 and has worked at sea as a captain for 12 years, since October 2005. In August 25, 2017, he was appointed as a new commodore of the company...
At the beginning of September, a Wallem Fleet Officers’ Meeting was held at the Bristol Hotel in Odessa. Wallem Group is a Hong Kong-based сompany with over 110 years’ of maritime experience, a good reputation for quality integrated services...
The Maritime Telegraph / “Морская Правда” announces another set of games of Ukrainian Maritime Football Premier League.We invite you to take part in a football match this Saturday.The sport event will be followed by a traditional beer party.Where:Football match: ...
Marlow Navigation crew from BBC Citrine recognized for their efforts in rescuing 17 seamen from a sinking fishing boat off the coast of Brazil. Marlow Navigation crew were recently bestowed with a “Safety at Sea” award by Brazil’s command of...
This year, Port State Control inspectors have detained 57 vessels in Ukraine. This is five times more than it was in 2016. The State Service of Ukraine for Transport Safety explained this dynamics by their recent control, the high...
The Maritime Telegraph correspondent  was pleased recently to speak with Mr. Stuart Jones, Fleet Director at the China Navigation Company (CNCo). Mr. Jones  had been working with the same company -  Safmarine for almost 20 years before the company was...
ESL Shipping has announced that Viikki – a new dry cargo vessel – has been successfully launched at the Jingling shipyard in Nanjing, China. “The longstanding work in this project becomes concrete today when we see the vessel floating for the first...
Recently, seafarers from Ukraine and Croatia had the good fortune to meet with colleagues and representatives of the China Navigation Company (CNCo) in Odessa. CNCo is a subsidiary of the John Swire & Sons Group in the UK which...