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  • 17 March 2020

     Posidonia 2020 has been postponed from the 1-5 June 2020 to the 26-30 October 2020.

  • 4 June 2012

    Posidonia exhibition opens today June 4 at Metropolitan Expo Centre, which is equipped to provide enhanced services and an overall better experience to the estimated 1,870 exhibitors from 87 countries and 17,000 visitors expected to go through its gates during the five day event. The modern, state-of-the-art venue boasts a floor space of 60,000 square […]

  • 4 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Posidonia exhibition opens today June 4 at Metropolitan Expo Centre, which is equipped to provide enhanced services and an overall better experience to the estimated 1,870 exhibitors from 87 countries and 17,000 visitors expected to go through its gates during the five day event. The modern, state-of-the-art venue boasts a floor space of 60,000 square […]

  • 11 June 2012

    The policies and strategy of Greek shipping will not be impacted by the outcome of the upcoming elections and, in spite of the challenges facing the country, the sector’s prospects are secure and commitment to Greece a given, said Theodore Veniamis, Chairman of the Union of Greek Shipowners, during the traditional UGS press conference of […]

  • 24 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A scientific report accessed by Oceana, has found a 20 % average decrease in posidonia meadows between 2008 and 2012 to the north of Formentera. This decrease has been caused by dozens of vessels that moor illegally above posidonia, destroying the plants with their anchors. Posidonia is a habitat protected by the European Union, and […]

  • 10 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Business seems to be thriving for regional ship repair operators participating in this year’s Posidonia Exhibition, in particular for shipyards from Turkey and Portugal which have used the event to seal several business deals. “We have concluded three major deals during the first two days of Posidonia. Of those, two are repair projects for a tanker […]

  • 5 June 2018

    Suppliers and shipyards courting world’s largest shipping fleet and owners

  • 25 June 2010

    Samsung Heavy Industries won orders for 5 158,000 t SUEZMAX-class oil tankers during Posidonia 2010, the world’s largest ship fair held in Athens, Greece. Samsung Heavy Industries focused on attracting shippers and winning contracts at Posidonia 2010, the ship fair that was held starting on June 5, 2010, and participated in by over 1,700 businesses.

  • 5 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Greek shipowners’ spending in new vessels and retrofits of existing fleet have attracted the global maritime community to Athens once again with the leading ship building nations lining up to showcase their goods at the Posidonia exhibition. At the show, the Japan Ship Exporters’ Association (JSEA) organized a seminar providing information on Eco Ships & High technologies […]

  • 14 May 2018

    In just over two weeks the international shipping community will gather in Athens for the biennial Posidonia 2018 Conference, taking place on June 4-8, 2018. This year’s program will kick things off with the 6th Analyst & Investor Day of the Capital Link Forum, taking place at the Divani Caravel Hotel, on Monday, June 4. […]

  • 3 June 2016

    This year’s Posidonia maritime exhibition will see a 15 percent growth in size, hosting over 1,800 exhibitors from 89 countries and some 20,000 expected visitors, according to the organizers of the event. “The growth of Posidonia is the result of the resilience of the Greek shipping industry which has managed to cope with the current challenging conditions and […]

  • 8 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    New business opportunities in the ballast water treatment sector should be more robust than ever in anticipation of the ratification of the BWT Convention which is expected to come into force before the end of 2016. However, according to BWT specialists exhibiting at this year’s Posidonia Exhibition that may not necessarily be the case as […]

  • 6 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Fujairah have big maritime ambitions as it became evident this week at the world’s most prestigious shipping event, the biennial Posidonia Exhibition. A total of 36 shipping industry magnates from the desert nation lined up their highly diverse marine offering on the 35,000 sq m floor of Posidonia Exhibition in their effort to […]

  • 19 June 2006

    Ahead of this years Posidonia 2006 event in Athens, Greece, Transas Ltd – the world

  • 2 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras inaugurated this evening the international shipping exhibition Posidonia 2014 during an event attended by cabinet members, foreign ministers and state representatives, members of the Greek Shipowners’ Association committee as well as some 1,200 exhibitors and delegates of the world’s premier shipping event. In his address, the Greek Premier said: “In […]

  • 24 April 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    OceanGate and iXblue have joined forces to conduct a manned submersible expedition to the wreck of the RMS Titanic.  iXblue’s Phins 6000 inertial navigation system and Posidonia USBL positioning system will both be used for the accurate and reliable navigation and positioning of OceanGate’s Titan, the newest addition to the company’s fleet of deep sea manned submersibles. […]

  • 4 June 2018

    Posidonia 2018, which celebrates its 50th anniversary since its inception, was officially opened this evening in Athens.

  • 13 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Posidonia Oceanica is a seagrass species endemic in the Mediterranean, where it plays an important role in the ecosystem. Its presence indicates low water pollution levels. Its acoustic properties allow it to be distinguished from backscatter response of the seabed and make it possible to map it with side scan sonar systems. Kongsberg Geoacoustics’ GeoSwath […]

  • 6 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    As persistent high oil prices and the burden of increased regulatory compliance have rendered energy management strategy development crucial for fleet owners worldwide, the shipping industry is on the verge of a new frontier where novel concepts and sophisticated approaches to ship design and performance verification methods emerge. The world’s major ship building nations agree […]

  • 9 June 2014

    As the Greek fleet expansion programme continues unabated, the world’s vessel registries are vying for the attention of the Greek owners and a slice of the 370 vessel deliveries they expect by 2016. A total of 28 vessel registries participated at Posidonia 2014, hoping to attract the attention of Greek maritime decision-makers by showcasing their […]

  • 8 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Posidonia: New clusters, shipping centres emerge as trade grows and the control of ships and cargoes shifts eastwards.

  • 16 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Over 60 Information Communication Technology companies to exhibit at this year’s Posidonia.