Transport & Logistics

The final countdown to the IHMA Congress!

  The final countdown has begun! This time next week we will have launched the 10th IHMA Congress in Vancouver. Ahead of the Congress we are delighted to announce that we have finalised the event guide. The guide contains everything you need to know about the event including the agenda, social events and full exhibitor listings.…

23 May 2016, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Collaborative Decision Making and the Port Common Operating Picture – an insight from SAAB

We are lucky enough to have the support of some of the major partners to the Canadian Maritime industry for the 10th IHMA Congress taking place in Vancouver at the end of May. Saab Canada, part of the global Saab group, modifies and delivers Saab's portfolio to the Canadian market and will be giving attendees…

19 Apr 2016, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

IHMA Congress Summary – 7 weeks to go!

Our friends at BC Shipping News recently gave us the opportunity to submit a summary article on our upcoming 10th International Harbour Masters' Association Congress taking place in Vancouver later this year. For those of you that are not familiar with the event or would like a quick overview of what will be happening during…

8 Apr 2016, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Goodbye Belgium, hello Vancouver – Highlights from the 9th IHMA Congress

The 9th IHMA Congress was held across the beautiful Cities of Bruges and Ghent in Belgium. The Host Ports - The Port of Zeebrugge and the Ghent Port Company delivered a conference that fed the mind as well as the body, with Belgium delivering on its reputation as a place for good food, enriching culture,…

14 Aug 2014, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Thinking ahead: From safe anchorages to mentoring the next generation of mariners

The Nautical Institute's Captain André L Le Goubin MA FNI joins us to discuss  the benefits of sharing and transferring mariners' experiential knowledge to both port authorities and the next generation of mariners.  Capt Le Goubin has extensive experience  both at sea and ashore. He was awarded the British Merchant Navy Medal for services to the…

17 Feb 2014, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Q&A Session: Reflections from the IHMA Congress Chairman

Looking forward to welcoming Congress attendees this May to the ‘land of a thousand welcomes’, Capt. Pat Farnan, Chairman, IHMA Congress 2012 & Harbour Master and Operations Manager, Port of Cork Company, Ireland highlights Cork’s maritime history and the links between Cork and the IHMA. As this circle becomes complete, he also reflects on the…

24 Apr 2012, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

Interview with Capt. Yoss Leclerc: The Harbour Master as a Systems Manager Part 2

Captain Yoss Leclerc is delivering his presentation, ‘The Harbour Master as a Systems Manager’ at the 8th IHMA Congress on Monday 14th May 2012. How can harbour masters contribute to a port’s operational efficiency? Aren’t operating costs and customer service needs functions of other port departments? Harbour Masters are the corner stone of port efficiency…

16 Jan 2012, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

The role of Harbour Master: Q&A Session with Captain Kevin Richardson Part 1

Capt. Kevin Richardson, General Manager Port Operations/Harbour Master, Port of Dover & President, United Kingdom Harbour Masters Association, United Kingdom highlights the importance of the role of Harbour Masters to the marine industry as a whole and offers an insight into how harbour masters help keep a port moving! Capt Richardson’s presentation at the 8th…

8 Dec 2011, by Test1 Test1

Transport & Logistics

IHMA Congress 2010 Interview – Captain David Shennan

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rFR_C_f0nh8] We have the opportunity to interview Captain David Shennan, Harbour Master of Port of Melbourne Corporation as he talks about the significance role that Harbour Masters play in the daily operations of ports, current challenges for Harbour Masters, the theme for IHMA Congress 2010 and the main message he hopes to come out of…

26 Nov 2009, by Test1 Test1