At a recent Connecticut Maritime Association luncheon in New York, Cesare d’Amico, the ceo of d'Amico Società di Navigazione, a fourth generation shipowner related how the company’s very traditional style had served it well through the cycles.
V.Group, owner of the world’s largest ship manager V.Ships, has been sold to Advent International.
V.Group has acquired India’s Selandia Holdings and its subsidiaries comprising the Selandia Ship Management Group, a move that will strengthen V.Group’s tanker and crew management capability in Asia.
German shipowners the Rickmers brothers have called off plans to merge the ship management activities of their respective companies.
Qatar-headquartered Milaha Offshore has contracted V.Ships Offshore to provide full technical and crew management services for its first self-propelled jack-up lift boat – the Milaha Explorer.
Today’s shaky shipping markets are no short-term phenomenon, says the chief executive of ship management firm Norwegian-owned OSM.
Singapore-based Goodwood Ship Management has opened new seafarer training facility and office in Mumbai, India.