Meet Stelios Magkanaris, a Fellow of the Association of Average Adjusters, who is a Marine Claims Adjuster of the Piraeus Team of The Swedish Club, which is a marine insurance company.
Stelios shares his experiences from having worked with marine casualties for a very long time, after having been brought up in a shipping family. It’s easy to sense his passion for the maritime industry and the marine insurance profession, where he is a stalwart member of the team.
I hope that this episode will...
The risk for ship accidents varies across different Arctic seas. The East Siberian Sea has been found to be most the dangerous.
The East Siberian Sea has been found to have the highest risk for ship collision, sinking of ships (foundering), and ships running aground, mostly because of more severe ice conditions, such as the earlier and quicker build-up of ice at the end of summer.
Winters are very cold in that area, with the mean temperature at -30 degrees C and the entire sea covered with ice....
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, l’[Office de la Marine Marchande et de…
FRANCE/ALGERIE. Corsica Linea
affecte le Vizzavona, son nouveau cargo mixte (passagers camions) affrété dans le cadre d’un contrat de longue durée auprès de l’armateur italien Grimaldi Lines, à une liaison Marseille Porto-Torres Bejaïa. Il s’agit de la seconde ligne ouverte par l’armement...
ISRAEL/CHYPRE. A l’occasion de sa visite à Chypre le 22 juin, le ministre israélien de la Défense, Avigdor Lieberman, a proposé au gouvernement chypriote la construction d’un port destiné à traiter les navires transportant des marchandises pour Gaza. La bande de Gaza abrite plus de deux millions...
LiftEx is the flagship event of LEEA (the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association), the leading global representative body for all those involved in the lifting industry worldwide.
Wire brushing is used and misunderstood, as an easy and cheap method to “clean” corroded spots before painting.