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Kim Gade (Photo: GIB)

GIB Promotes Team Leader in Dubai

Glander International Bunkering promotes Kim Gade to senior bunker and lubricant trader, team leader    Bunker and lubricant trading and brokering firm Glander International Bunkering (GIB) has promoted Kim Gade to senior bunker and lubricant trader and team leader for the company’s Dubai office.    Gade has been in the bunkering industry for 18 years, joining GIB two years ago as senior bunkering and lubricant trader.  

Sam Matthew

DMCC Employs Administrative Assistant

Dan-Bunkering (Middle East) DMCC is pleased to announce that Sam Mathew joined the company in the position of Administrative Assistant as per April 1, 2014. “Dan-Bunkering’s office in Dubai has expanded rapidly since it was first established last year and as a result of this expansion the need arose to strengthen the Dubai team on the administrative side”, explained Managing Director Kasper Fulton Stiedl. He continued, “Indian born Sam holds a degree in Business Administration which combined with his international background makes him the ideal candidate for the post. We are

Laura Toplar

Glander Appoints New Trader to Dubai Office

Glander International Bunkering, a global bunkering and lubricant trading and brokering company, announced that Laura Toplar has joined its Dubai team. Taking on the role of a new Bunker and Lubricant Trader, the appointment comes as Glander International Bunking expands its market presence globally after a year of immense growth, the company reported. Toplar has over a decade of experience working with trading houses in Turkey. She will bring knowledge of bunkering in Turkey, the Caspian Sea, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea to the Dubai branch of Glander International Bunkering. gibunkeri

Elza Adamyan

Glander Appoints Adamyan to Dubai Office

Glander International Bunkering, a bunkering and lubricant trading & brokering company, has announced Elza Adamyan has joined their Dubai office. Elza begins her career at Glander International Bunkering as a Bunker and Lubricant Trader.  

Rachel Stinson

Hоw Emрlоуmеnt Law Sесurеs Your Prоfеѕѕiоnаl Career

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Caterpillar Plans Training Center for Dubai

Caterpillar announced that it will build a Regional Training Center for the African and Middle East Region (AME) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Center will offer hands-on machines and power systems technical and sales training to Caterpillar's dealers and customers in the AME region.    At an investment of more than $7 million, the approximately 1,700 m2 center will employ about 40 people, mostly high-level technical staff who will primarily be recruited from the region. The more than 7,000 technicians at AME Cat dealers have some of the most direct connections with Caterpillar

Ajay Menon

New MD for Glander Int'l Bunkering (India)

  Glander International Bunkering is proud to announce that Ajay Menon has been appointed as the Managing Director of Glander International Bunkering (India) Private Limited. Prior to his promotion, Mr. Menon was Senior Bunker/Lubricant Trader & Team Leader in the Dubai office. Ajay is a native of Kerala and has an MBA from Warwick University, UK. He is the longest serving employee of the Glander International Bunkering Group and has been working from the Dubai office. The company has made the decision to change the leadership in order to boost the performance level of the office and

Captain Khamis Weld Ghumail, Director of Maritime Traffic Management, DMCA  (Photo: DCMA)

DMCA Celebrates Dubai Training Achievements

The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) recently evaluated the achievements of the Dubai Maritime Training Center (DMTC) for its major accomplishments in establishing new standards for professional maritime training, which is being conducted through integrated training programs designed in collaboration with international experts in order to adapt to rapid changes regionally and internationally.   With the goal of making Dubai a leading global destination for maritime training and an ideal market for leading maritime companies, the Dubai Maritime Training Center has taken advanced steps to

Photo: Dubai Maritime City Authority

DMCA Training for Marine Drivers

 The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has revealed the growing demand for marine driving licenses in the Emirate of Dubai as reflected by the high volume of applications for marine crews operating within local waters.    In response, the DMCA’s Maritime Traffic Management team ensures the Skippers’ Evaluation course being provided to Skippers with a one-hour briefing class on ‘Marine Knowledge for Boat Operation’ with a focus on deepening and enriching modern marine knowledge in managing operational processes before undergoing formal inspection.   

Michael Matern Hedager

Dan-Bunkering Employs Head of Trading

Dan-Bunkering (Middle East) DMCC is pleased to announce that Michael Matern Hedager has rejoined the Dan-Bunkering Group as Head of Trading in Dubai on August 15. Michael brings more than 10 years of bunker experience from both trading and physical supply from his previous positions in Denmark, Singapore and latest Dubai. “We are an expanding office”, states Kasper Fulton Stiedl and continues: “Michael was the perfect match to head our Trading Department when the opportunity arose.” This most recently established Dan-Bunkering office now comprises a team of 12 traders and

DP World Jebel Ali. Photo: DP World

Dubai Shipping Volumes Sink

 Dubai shipping volumes - cargo handled at Dubai's ports, which includes flagship terminal Jebel Ali - fall for third quarter Gulf News reports quoting the latest DP World figures.   DP World's  ports in the United Arab Emirates, all located in Dubai, handled 3.75 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in the three months to June 30.    That is 6.2 per cent lower than the 4 million TEUs it reported for the second quarter of 2015 and follows a 5.9 per cent decline in the first quarter of 2016. Cargo volumes at its Dubai ports fell by 2.89 per cent in the fourth quarter

Grant Holmes (Photo: ISS)

ISS Appoints Holmes as VP, Cruise Solutions

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) said it is embarking on a plan to develop its cruise business with the appointment of Grant Holmes as Vice President, Cruise Solutions. Based out of Dubai, the new position will see Grant leading a dedicated focus on cruise business development and activities around the world, leveraging ISS’ global reach with its offices network. With over 16 years cruise industry experience, Holmes directed operations at First Choice Cruises from its inception in 1999 and was a Director at Festival Cruises managing global shore excursions, destination services and on

Steven Kahn

Kahn Joins Glander International Bunkering

Steven Kahn has joined Glander International Bunkering’s Dubai office as bunker and lubricant trader. Kahn previously worked in Dubai as a derivatives broker, trading, futures, options and swaps in the energy industry. Prior to this, he was a derivatives market maker in London. He has 10 years of experience brokering crude oil the regions of Singapore, Geneva, China and the U.K. In addition, Kahn holds an Honors degree in Economics and has completed both the NFA and Sll Commodity Derivatives/Financial Regulation exams.  

Martin Leon (Photo courtesy: Glander International Bunkering)

Glander International Bunkering Offers Internship Program

in the shipping industry. The Internship recruitment campaign was run on a small scale at the end of 2013 with a high response rate. From the campaign, three interns were chosen to be apart of a six month program which includes training at the Glander International Bunkering Training Academy in Dubai. The Glander International Bunkering Training Academy syllabus was created by the most experienced leaders & traders. The program serves as a platform and learning guide and runs in conjunction with ‘real time’ on the job experience. At the end of the time, three successful candidates

Andreas Johansen (Photo courtesy: Glander International Bunkering)

Glander International Bunkering Appoints Johansen

Andreas Johansen has been appointed as a Bunker and Lubricant Trader at Glander International Bunkering’s Dubai office. Glander International Bunkering said Johansen holds many years of experience in the shipping industry as both a trader in operations and commercial. Johansen holds a BSc (Hons) Maritime Business from Southampton Solent University. London and Dubai have been his bases and he has supplied predominantly to the Middle East and Scandinavia. Being Fluent in English and Norwegian gives Johansen a strong positioning in the Nordic regions. 

Mark Broster & Robyn Harrigan speaking at ECDIS Seminar, Dubai (Photo: ECDIS)

ECDIS Enters Second Phase of International Seminars in Dubai

ECDIS Ltd's international seminars on have proven such a success, they have now moved into a new series; starting with the one of the previous hosts, Dubai.   The seminar, held on November 3rd at the InterContinental Hotel Dubai, gave the attendees a great opportunity to interact directly with the speakers in a round table discussion style forum, gaining invaluable insight and knowledge to enhance company procedures.   The seminar titled "ECDIS Inspections: Marine Risk Reduction, Detentions & Best Practice" provides the delegates with practical, insightful knowledge of the

Carina Baekkegaard (Photo: Glander International Bunkering)

Glander International Bunkering Adds Trader in Dubai

Glander International Bunkering has hired Carina Baekkegaard as senior bunker and lubricant trader at the company’s Dubai office.    Baekkegaard joins Glander International Bunkering with technical and physical supply knowledge from several years of experience in the bunkering industry. She is familiar with the Middle East and various international ports and speaks Danish, English and German.  

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