Vector Port and Transport Solutions Ltd assist L’institut de Formation – Port of Marseilles Fos, France holding a course dedicated to the safe handling methods for Heavy Lift and Out of Gauge cargo. Our expert Juan Martinez held the course at the Institute by Marseille training centreat Somarsid site.
We are delighted to announce that The Academy of Experts, London has elected Andreas Nigulis as a full member - Practising category - Ports and terminal operator. Andreas held executive management positions for the Eurogate and Contship Italia Group, P&O Ports and PSA Europe in Germany, Portugal and Italy. He is a German citizen with a Master Mariner Degree and a Diploma in Maritime Studies. He speaks German, English, Italian and basic Portuguese. The area of expertise comprises Mitigation of Business Interruption claims Start-up [...]
Vector Port and Transport Solutions Ltd assists L’Institut de formation - Port of Marseilles Fos, France, Chamber of Commerce & industry Aix Marseille Provence and Chamber of Commerce Agriculture & Industry Mauritania with Port of Nouakchott PANPA holding a course focussing on port organisation, work, health, safety & environment. The course is held in the Port of Nouakchott, Mauritania and part of the European Archipelago and Sequa GmbH project dealing with the professional formation of PANPA port workers.
Dave MacIntyre investigates the impact and procedures when a crane is knocked down and considers common causes, plus the consequences that may follow Port cranes crumpling after being hit by ships are spectacular examples of berthing procedures that have clearly gone wrong – and there are regular examples of such incidents occurring on a global basis. For example, a ferry crashing into a crane in Barcelona, a crane collapsing after being nudged in Vancouver, a crane being knocked over at Jebel [...]