28 April 2008
Welcome to the April edition of the ShipServ Community Newsletter!
Vote now in the 2008 TradeNet Awards
The deadline for nominations for the 2008 TradeNet Awards is drawing near. This is your last chance to nominate your favourite buyer or supplier. We’re looking for entries that highlight the most collaborative trading partners. Visit the link below to vote NOW!
The deadline is Friday 2nd May, and winners will be announced at the ShipServ Connect08 Conference in May.
ShipServ Connect08 Conference: LESS THAN 4 WEEKS TO GO!
Preparations are nearing completion for what will be the largest maritime e-commerce forum in the world.
If you haven’t already registered, here are five reasons why you should attend:
– Extensive networking opportunities with your peers, ShipServ experts and industry visionaries from around the world
– Packed agenda featuring keynotes, user experience sessions, discussion groups and product breakout sessions
– Latest product information including strategic roadmap and updates on ShipServ TradeNet and ShipServ Pages
– Detailed “Ports of Call” streams focused on sourcing, order management, contract management and advertising
– Best practice sharing across all aspects of ship supply management
This year’s participants include: Aalborg Industries A/S, ABS Nautical Systems, Andreas Nielsen Agentur ApS, Anglo-Eastern Group, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement, Chevron, Clipper, Companhia de Navegacao Norsul, Compello Software, DNV Maritime Solutions, DSV Air & Sea, Fuji Trading, Fyns Kran, Global Ship Services, Green Management, Hoegh Fleet Services AS, Holland-America Line, I.M.S.E., J. Lauritzen, Lagaay, MAN B&W Diesel A/S, Masterbulk, Merseyside Ship Stores, Novenco A/S, NYK Line, OSG, Princess Cruises, Schelde Marine Services, Schenker, Seohae Sales & Services A/S, Separator Spares, Seven Seas Group, Siemens Marine Service, Spectec, Tidewater Marine, Torm Shipping, Unisafe Marine, Utkilen, Vroon BV, Wartsila, Wilhelmsen Ship Services, Wilhelmsen Ship Management and more…
MISC signs with ShipServ
ShipServ recently announced the signing of MISC Berhad (MISC), the biggest Malaysian shipping company.
MISC has a modern and well-diversified relatively young fleet (with an average age of less than 10 years old) of more than 100 vessels with a combined tonnage of more than 8 million tons. It is the largest owner-operator of LNG carriers in the world and the second largest owner-operator of Aframax tankers in the world.
New partnership integrates ShipServ TradeNet with SCHENKER marineparts
ShipServ recently announced a partnership with Schenker AG to deliver world class order-to-delivery functionality for the maritime industry.
Check Out the All New ShipServ.com!
ShipServ is pleased to announce a major redesign of its corporate website. The new look and feel aims to better convey that ShipServ is a vibrant, active community and that this is THE place to be if you want to buy or sell ship supplies.
Let us know what you think!
NEW! Contract Management Podcast
ShipServ is pleased to announce edition two in its Podcast series, “ShipCast”.
Podcasts are becoming an increasingly popular way to share information. Every quarter we produce a 5-10 audio interview, available for download to your favourite MP3 player or playable directly from our website.
In this edition of ShipCast, we speak to Peter Spicer, Director of Product Management at ShipServ. Peter will be discussing the latest addition to ShipServ TradeNet – Contract Management and how this delivers significant benefits to buyers across the world.
You can subscribe to the series via an RSS feed, allowing you to find out automatically when the next edition is published.