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Wisdom Announces Smart Ports 4.0 Summit - A Platform to Explore and Comprehend the Digital Evolution of the Maritime Sector

Wisdom is proud to announce its much-anticipated Smart Ports 4.0 Summit to be held on 29 and 30 September 2021, virtually. The summit aims to assist the traditional ports and maritime sector in embracing the digital future by using the right knowledge and the right combination of technology and human capital. - July 14, 2021 - Wisdom Events

NAG Marine Partners with DASPOS International Inc. to Provide Cutting Edge Fire Prevention Technology

NAG Marine, Norfolk, Virginia, has partnered with DASPOS International Inc. in its mission to prevent engine room fires before they occur and bring ships and people back to port safely. NAG Marine will provide the DASPOS Fire Prevention System including the LAS -10 Detector and H-18 Hot Box Detector to the US Marine Market with a primary focus on ships of the US NAVY, Military Sealift Command, and US ARMY. - March 24, 2021 - NAG Marine

Maalouf Ashford & Talbot Named Law Firm of the Year for 2021 in 13 Countries and in Multiple Categories

Maalouf Ashford & Talbot Named Law Firm of the Year for 2021 in 13 Countries and in Multiple Categories

Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, one of the world’s leading international law firms, today announced that the Firm has been named Law Firm of the Year for 2021 in 13 Countries and in multiple categories including: Arbitration & Litigation, Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Compliance, Corporate, Energy, Environmental, International Trade & Finance, M&A, Oil & Gas, Shipping & Maritime and Tax law. - March 15, 2021 - Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, LLP

Freight Market Set to Unlock Real-Time Data Benefits

New technology enables connectivity and collaboration across the industry, unlocking true value of data. - March 12, 2021 - Chinsay

Panama Flagship Store Facilitates Successful Online Registry Applications

Panama Flagship Store is a maritime-oriented solution for the industry to navigate the COVID-19 induced disruptions, and shift towards digitisation. Since December 2020, Integrated Maritime Management (IMM) enjoyed several successful certificate and endorsement applications with Panama Flagship Store. - March 05, 2021 - Marine Online (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Panama Flagship Store Facilitates Successful Online Registry Applications

Fast and direct access to Panama Embassy for maritime services. - February 24, 2021 - Marine Online Pte. Ltd.

Verb(TM) Presents Speaker Series Features Rear Admiral John W. Bitoff, USN (Ret.)

Verb(TM) Presents Speaker Series Features Rear Admiral John W. Bitoff, USN (Ret.)

“A Stronger America: The Importance of Civility” - February 03, 2021 - Silicon Private Wealth

Certified Professional Yacht Broker Association Awards Alan Powell with Vin Petrella Award

On January 13, 2021, the Certified Professional Yacht Broker (CPYB) Association held a virtual ceremony and presented the 2020 Vin Petrella Chairman’s Award to Alan Powell - a CPYB and Owner of Capital City Yacht Sales in Olympia, Washington. The first year CPYB presented the... - January 29, 2021 - Certified Professional Yacht Broker Association

DSV Breaks Ground on One Million Sq. Ft. Logistics Facility in Lancaster, Texas

DSV, a Denmark-based global logistics firm, is building a new regional hub in Lancaster, Texas, bringing all three divisions, Air & Sea, Road, and Solutions, under one roof. - December 07, 2020 - DSV Air & Sea Inc.

Bennett Motor Express Selects Winmore to Fuel Digital Transformation

Bennett Motor Express Selects Winmore to Fuel Digital Transformation

Customer Success Platform for Logistics Companies Automates Bennett’s Pricing and Customer Solution Onboarding Processes - December 01, 2020 - Winmore

Wisdom Events Launches Its Second Virtual Global Maritime Week on 20 and 21 January 2021

Following the success of its first Maritime Week in September 2020, Wisdom Events is pleased to organise the second edition of the Global Maritime Week which in 2021 will hold three summits in one. There is only one week left for early bird registration. - November 23, 2020 - Wisdom Events

Winmore Transforms the Transportation Pricing Process with New RateAI Solution

Winmore Transforms the Transportation Pricing Process with New RateAI Solution

Winmore, the leading customer success platform for logistics companies, today unveiled RateAI to transform the transportation pricing process for freight brokers, carriers and third party logistics providers (3PLs). Winmore has partnered with Google to leverage its Cloud AI machine learning service... - November 17, 2020 - Winmore

DHI Announces Latest Data Service Designed to Help Shipping Companies Lower Vessel Fuel Consumption by Up to 5%

A novel data service to help shipping companies reduce operating expenses and meet increasing regulatory requirements is now available in the market. - November 13, 2020 - DHI Water & Environment, Inc.

NAG Marine Successfully Begins Installation of New Oil Content Monitoring Technology Onboard Offshore and US NAVY Support Vessels

NAG Marine’s innovative oil spill prevention technology has taken another step into the future. To date, units have been successfully installed on a variety of drilling rigs/platforms, offshore support vessels and US Navy Support vessels replacing all on board units including light-scatter devices. - November 05, 2020 - NAG Marine

Mesilla Valley Transportation Signs on with Winmore for Market-Leading Customer Success Platform for Logistics

Mesilla Valley Transportation Signs on with Winmore for Market-Leading Customer Success Platform for Logistics

Leading Supply Chain Solution and Carrier Selects Winmore to Streamline RFP and Pricing Workflows - October 29, 2020 - Winmore

TeleSense Lands Support of Top Investors and Ag Industry Luminaries to Drive Global Expansion

TeleSense Lands Support of Top Investors and Ag Industry Luminaries to Drive Global Expansion

Artificial Intelligence Innovator Gets Strategic Funding and Expands Board After Proving New Platform Minimizes Spoilage, Reduces Operational Costs and Preserves Grain Quality - October 22, 2020 - TeleSense, Inc.

Boat Bistro, Inc. Announces the Launch of BoatBistro.com

Boat Bistro, Inc. Announces the Launch of BoatBistro.com

Boat Bistro, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of BoatBistro.com. This user friendly website can be used by boaters on their smartphones to locate the closest restaurant with a boat dock. - October 05, 2020 - Boat Bistro, inc.

JMC Global Taps Winmore’s Customer Success Platform to Re-Assess and Refine Commercial Operations

Global Logistics Leader Selects Winmore to Digitize Commercial Processes and Support Long-Term Growth - September 30, 2020 - Winmore

Kirsch Transportation Accelerates Digital Transformation with Winmore Software

Winmore’s Customer Success Platform Supports Omaha, Nebraska-based Freight Shipping and Trucking Company’s Commercial Operations - September 23, 2020 - Winmore

DockMaster Launches Online Sales Integration Powered by SpeedyDock

DockMaster Launches Online Sales Integration Powered by SpeedyDock

DockMaster Software is pleased to announce the launch of an online sales integration, powered by SpeedyDock, one of DockMaster’s valued integration partners. The integration creates an e-commerce platform for marine operators to conduct online sales using Shopify. DockMaster is excited to... - September 15, 2020 - DockMaster Software

Freight Girlz Launches Live Rate Per Mile Data by Equipment Type and Publishes Their Dispatch Log on Their Website for Customer Transparency

Freight Girlz Launches Live Rate Per Mile Data by Equipment Type and Publishes Their Dispatch Log on Their Website for Customer Transparency

Freight Girlz has become a well-recognized leader in truck dispatching. Providing dispatch services across all 48 States and Canada for over the road trucks. Procuring the highest rates in the industry with a professional team of dispatchers. - September 14, 2020 - Freight Girlz

COVID Friendly Location in Unchartered Waters:  Lady Justice on Land, Mermaid Justice at Sea

COVID Friendly Location in Unchartered Waters: Lady Justice on Land, Mermaid Justice at Sea

Laguna Legal has entered unchartered waters and has a COVID-friendly solution for boat owners needing a corporation, trust, or LLC: a new location in Marina Del Rey with built-in fresh air and occasional visits from dolphins. Ellie Ortiz owns and operates Laguna Legal, specializing in divorce... - August 15, 2020 - Laguna Legal Document and Mediation Services

New COVID-19 Electrostatic Disinfection Treatment for Charter Yachts

Electrostatic Disinfection is currently the method of choice against Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the luxury hospitality, cruise and airline industries. Bluestar Marine can help significantly minimize the risk of a COVID-19 outbreak onboard. - July 17, 2020 - Bluestar Marine

Spectrum Bullpen Awarded Navy SBIR

Spectrum Bullpen, LLC was selected for award on the Navy Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Defense Industrial Base (DIB) Technology Acceleration to research and develop a compact, retractable HF to L band antenna for a Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV). - June 12, 2020 - Spectrum Bullpen, LLC

Mekur Teguh Introduces Asean Shipcare™ Layup and Shipcare Services

Mekur Teguh Introduces Asean Shipcare™ Layup and Shipcare Services

Mekur Teguh Sdn Bhd would like to introduce Asean Shipcare™ (ASC) as the premier Layup & Shipcare Operator in Malaysia & Philippines regions. - June 08, 2020 - Mekur Teguh Sdn Bhd

Winmore Unveils Customer Solution On-Boarding for Logistics Providers

Winmore Unveils Customer Solution On-Boarding for Logistics Providers

Two of the World’s Largest Freight Forwarders Sign on to Adopt New Software to Manage Customer Implementations and Gain Competitive Edge - May 28, 2020 - Winmore

Staxxon Receives CSC Certification for Its Folding Shipping Container

Staxxon Receives CSC Certification for Its Folding Shipping Container

Patented folding intermodal shipping container receives industry certification for use in international commerce. - May 19, 2020 - Staxxon LLC

New Jersey Recreational Fisherman Requests Extension of Fishing Season

New Jersey Recreational Fisherman Requests Extension of Fishing Season

Today PlugBait Inc., a Chatham New Jersey company that provides bait and tackle for commercial and recreational fisherman in NJ and beyond launched a Change.org petition directed to the Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey to help convince the NJ Department of Game and Fishing to extend the Fishing... - May 11, 2020 - PlugBait Inc.

Lanner’s V6S Becomes First Milestone XProtect Verified 10x PoE Bus NVR with Certified LTE Connectivity

Lanner’s V6S Becomes First Milestone XProtect Verified 10x PoE Bus NVR with Certified LTE Connectivity

V6S becomes yet another Lanner Vehicle PC platform verified by Milestone for in-vehicle video surveillance deployment in mass transit buses and specialty vehicles. Like the 4 channel V3S, V6S is also compatible with Lanner’s PGN series LTE connectivity modules PGN-300 and PGN-600, making the V6S another one of Lanner’s application ready solutions with pre-validated VMS and network ready private / public LTE connectivity. - April 14, 2020 - Lanner America

Axiom Medical Successfully Impacts Thousands of Lives with Expansion of Workplace Coronavirus Management Program

Axiom Medical Successfully Impacts Thousands of Lives with Expansion of Workplace Coronavirus Management Program

Axiom Medical, a leading incident case management and occupational health services provider in North America, announced today the tremendous impact their Rapid Response Contagious Respiratory Illness Assessment (CRIA) Program is making in the battle against coronavirus (COVID-19) in the workplace. - April 01, 2020 - Axiom Medical

Winmore Launches "Win from Home" to Extend Its Collaboration Software to Virtual Bid Desks and Home Offices During COVID-19

Winmore Launches "Win from Home" to Extend Its Collaboration Software to Virtual Bid Desks and Home Offices During COVID-19

New functionality helps organizations’ remote workforces keep contracted revenue growing and bid submissions on time. - March 24, 2020 - Winmore

Mustang Cat Joins Forces with MnI Diesel to Create Mustang Cat Marine Services

Mustang Cat, the authorized Cat® construction equipment and power systems dealer for Southeast Texas, is pleased to announce the expansion of its Marine Services portfolio. The company has combined forces with MnI Diesel Inc., a longstanding Cat marine dealer, to form Mustang Cat Marine... - January 25, 2020 - Mustang Cat

American PetroLog Adds Michael Rutherford as Senior Vice President

American PetroLog Adds Michael Rutherford as Senior Vice President

American PetroLog, a leader in the transportation and logistics industry, hires Michael Rutherford as their Senior Vice President. American PetroLog provides logistics, transportation and rail to truck transloading throughout the US. - January 16, 2020 - American PetroLog

Winmore Unveils Winmore 360, Integrated Software for Contracted Revenue Exclusively for Logistics Service Providers

Winmore Unveils Winmore 360, Integrated Software for Contracted Revenue Exclusively for Logistics Service Providers

Winmore, a cloud-based bid and tender collaboration software application for the logistics industry, today launched Winmore 360, the world’s first integrated software for every stage of the transportation RFP and tender lifecycle, developed exclusively for logistics service providers. - January 14, 2020 - Winmore

Guy J. Chartrand Recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2019 and 2020 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Guy J. Chartrand Recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2019 and 2020 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Guy J. Chartrand of Toronto, Ontario, Canada has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2019 and 2020 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of transportation logistics. About Guy J. Chartrand Guy Chartrand has... - January 14, 2020 - Strathmore Worldwide

Vice Admiral (Ret’d) Mario Rino Me, Italian Navy, Joins Maritime Reconnaissance & Surveillance Technology as Chairman

SMi Reports: Chairman announced for SMi’s Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology in Rome, Italy in February 2020. - January 10, 2020 - SMi Group

Love Tugboats? Get the New Book: "Tales from a Tugboat Captain" by Thomas Teague

Love Tugboats? Get the New Book: "Tales from a Tugboat Captain" by Thomas Teague

Stories of adventures onboard tugboats as told by a real captain. - January 09, 2020 - Tom Teague, Author

Laser Photonics Introduces Jobsite Laser Blaster

Jobsite Laser Blaster is an update driven by customer feedback and is part of Laser Photonics’ commitment to deliver the latest most sophisticated products in the industry. - January 09, 2020 - Laser Photonics

Family Members of Sanchi Oil Tanker Crew Bring an Action Against National Iranian Tanker Company

Family Members of Sanchi Oil Tanker Crew Bring an Action Against National Iranian Tanker Company

Family members brought an action under the Alien Tort Claim Act (“ATS”) and the Torture Victims Protection Act (“TVPA”) against National Iranian Tanker Company (“NITC”), Mr. Ali Rabiei and Mr. Alaedin Boroujerdi, alleging that defendants were engaged in a cover up and the report they provided to families, stating that all crew members were dead within minutes of the accident, is completely baseless. - December 17, 2019 - Herischi & Associates LLC

FLEXCO® Introduces the Only IMO Rubber Flooring Certified by The U.S. Coast Guard

FLEXCO® Introduces the Only IMO Rubber Flooring Certified by The U.S. Coast Guard

FLEXCO IMO Rubber Flooring is the only flooring certified by the U.S. Coast Guard. And, it has exceeded the IMO standards for surface flammability, smoke and toxicity requirements for floor covering and primary deck covering materials on ocean-going vessels. - December 07, 2019 - Roppe Holding Company

XPlora Yachts and Wago Introduce PICASO - Bringing IoT to Maritime Industries for Safety, Enhanced Reliability and Predictive Failure Analyses

Using sensors and IoT applications that are certified by classification societies including DNV GL, ABS, and UL, boat and ship owners and operators can now access real-time data and information that can be coupled with AI applications to predict shipboard failures and faults before they occur at a fraction of the cost of existing solutions - October 04, 2019 - XPlora Yachts LLC

Rhode Island Maritime Law Firm to Offer Free Wake-Hazard Education Seminar

Rhode Island Maritime Law Firm to Offer Free Wake-Hazard Education Seminar

The legal team at Fulweiler llc (saltwaterlaw.com), a Rhode Island maritime law firm representing injured workers and passengers on the East and Gulf Coasts, has announced its intention to hold a free seminar on the hazards presented by vessel wakes and waves. This spring seminar will be timed to... - October 03, 2019 - Fulweiler llc

Tri-Star Semi Truck & Trailer Services to Acquire Transportation Equipment Specialists (TES)

Tri-Star Semi Truck & Trailer Services to Acquire Transportation Equipment Specialists (TES)

Tri-Star semi Truck & Trailer Services to acquire Transportation Equipment Specialists (TES) to offer comprehensive truck, trailer and container repair, and logistic services to the transportation and intermodal container industry. - September 18, 2019 - Tri-Star Semi Truck & Trailer Services

Mission Microwave Enables Intellian Ka-Band Terminals for HTS and LEO Satellite Networks

Mission Microwave Enables Intellian Ka-Band Terminals for HTS and LEO Satellite Networks

Industry’s Fastest Growing Manufacturer of High Performance, Lightweight, Solid State Power Amplifiers for Satellite Communications selected for Intellian’s Next Generation of Advanced Platforms. - September 10, 2019 - Mission Microwave

Louis A. Russo Announces Russo Law LLC, a New Law Firm Efficiently Delivering Cost-Effective Legal Representation to Clients All Over the World

Louis A. Russo Announces Russo Law LLC, a New Law Firm Efficiently Delivering Cost-Effective Legal Representation to Clients All Over the World

Announcing the founding of Russo Law LLC - Accomplished | Cost-Effective | Technology-Driven legal representation on Corporate, Commercial, Employment, Real Estate, and Maritime matters for individuals, senior executives, startups, small businesses, and large institutions all over the globe. - September 10, 2019 - Russo Law LLC

Port of Fernandina Positioned to Speed Aid to Bahamas

Unscathed Northeast Florida's Port of Fernandina in excellent shape to help get relief supplies to Bahamas. - September 06, 2019 - Port of Fernandina

1000 Mermaids Project Adds to Palm Beach County's Cache of Artificial Reefs with Deployment of 18 Sculptures

1000 Mermaids Project Adds to Palm Beach County's Cache of Artificial Reefs with Deployment of 18 Sculptures

The 1000 Mermaids Artificial Reef Project is a public eco-art installation created in partnership with Reef Cells that serves as an underwater eco-friendly destination for eco-tourism and coral growth. - September 04, 2019 - 1000 Mermaids Project

SŌLACE Boats Announces First Five Dealerships

SŌLACE Boats Announces First Five Dealerships

Atlantic Marine (Port Orange, FL), PYY Marine (Maryland), KMC Marine (Pompano, FL), Bluewater Yacht Sales (Orange Beach, AL), and Unique Marine (Tavernier, FL) to be SŌLACE's first five dealerships. - September 04, 2019 - SOLACE Boats, LLC

FDAImports.com and Mesh Intelligence – Providing Threat Intelligence for FDA-Regulated Industries

FDAImports.com and Mesh Intelligence – Providing Threat Intelligence for FDA-Regulated Industries

Food recalls, compliance delays and import violations cost US companies over $3 billion annually. Announcing the launch of Threat Intelligence, a new service to help the world’s leading food organizations predict, manage and protect mission critical supplier networks to reduce risk of food recalls, supply chain disruptions and import delays. Brought to you by FDAImports.com and Mesh Intelligence. - September 03, 2019 - FDAImports.com

3 Main Tips to Choose the Best Galapagos Expedition

3 Main Tips to Choose the Best Galapagos Expedition

When it comes to cruising the Galapagos Islands, one size does not necessarily fit all. While at first, a small, single-guided ship may seem the most appealing way to go, larger, multiple-guided ships actually offer distinct advantages for travelers looking to witness a myriad of natural wonders across one of the world’s most cherished wildlife destinations. Just ask the travel experts at Metropolitan Touring. - August 29, 2019 - Metropolitan Touring

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