Tag: master mariners

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 Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

Shipmasters, IFSMA and IMO at Master Mariners Congress

Captain Christer Lindvall, President of the International Federation of Shipmasters' Associations (IFSMA) and Senior Advisor, Swedish Maritime Officers joined us to discuss IFSMA’s work, objectives and policies. With over 50 years’ experience in the maritime industry, Captain Lindvall provided an overview of the issues that impact today’s shipmaster and highlighted the need for international cooperation…

19 Mar 2013, by Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

Navigating the future – How will technology, legislation and investment impact the safety of our waters?

As an island nation, Australia has a long and proud maritime tradition and its shipping task is now the fourth largest in the world. 2013 marks the 75th anniversary of the Company of Master Mariners Australia and given the historic revitalization of the Australia shipping industry, there has never been a better time for the…

8 Jan 2013, by Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

The role of Harbour Master: Q&A Session with Captain Kevin Richardson Part 2

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…

15 Dec 2011, by Informa Insights

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 Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

Informa Interview – Captain Allan Gray on Master Mariners of Australia Congress

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HA4RYdKBT00]   We had the opportunity to interview Captain Allan Gray, Federal Master of the Company of Master Mariners of Australia who will be speaking at the inaugural Master Mariners of Australia Congress on the 7th and 8th April 2011 in Fremantle, WA, Australia. 1. The Company of Master Mariners is hosting its inaugural Master…

6 Dec 2010, by Informa Insights