TURKISH MARITIME LINKS:

Turkish Undersecretariat for Maritime Affairs
(T.C. Başbakanlık Denizcilik Müsteşarlığı)
http://www.denizcilik.gov.tr

Turkish Chamber of Shipping
(Deniz Ticaret Odası)
http://www.chamber-of-shipping.org.tr

Turkish Maritime Pilots’ Association
(Türk Kılavuz Kaptanlar Derneği)
http://www.turkishpilots.org

Turkish Lloyd
(Türk Loydu)
http://www.turkloydu.org

İstanbul Technical University Maritime Faculty
(İTÜ Denizcilik Fakültesi)
http://www.tdf.itu.edu.tr/itudf.asp

İstanbul Technical University Faculty of Naval Architecture and Ocean Egineering
(İTÜ Gemi İnşaatı ve Deniz Bilimleri Fakültesi)
http://www.gidb.itu.edu.tr

Dokuz Eylül University School of Maritime Business and Management
(Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi Deniz İşletmeciliği ve Yönetimi Yüksek Okulu)
http://www.deu.edu.tr/smbm/index.html

Chamber of Turkish Naval Architects
(Gemi Mühendisleri Odası)
http://www.gmo.org.tr

Turkish Marine Environment Protection Association
(DenizTemiz Derneği)
http://www.turmepa.org.tr

Turkish Marine Research Foundation
(Türkiye Deniz Araştırmaları Vakfı – TÜDAV)
http://www.tudav.org

Turkish Naval Forces
(T.C. Deniz Kuvvetleri Komutanlığı)
http://www.dzkk.tsk.mil.tr

Turkish Coast Guard
(T.C. Sahil Güvenlik Komutanlığı)
http://www.sgk.tsk.mil.tr

Department of Navigation, Hydrography and Ocenaography
(Seyir, Hidrografi ve Oşinografi Dairesi)
http://www.shodb.gov.tr

Turkish Coastal Safety and Salvage Administration
(Kıyı Emniyeti ve Gemi Kurtama İşletmeleri Genel Müdürlüğü)
http://www.salvage.gov.tr

Turkish Seafarers’ Union
(Türkiye Denizciler Sendikası)
http://www.turkiyedenizcilersendikasi.org

Seamen’s Solidarity Association
(Denizciler Dayanışma Derneği)
http://www.ddd.org.tr

Naval Museum
(Deniz Müzesi)
http://www.dzkk.tsk.mil.tr/Muze/Turkish/Ana_Sayfa.htm

WORLD LINKS:

BIMCO
www.bimco.dk

Comité International Maritime (CMI)
www.comitemaritime.org

Equasis
www.equasis.org

Gallagher Marine Systems (GMS provide emergency response and spill management services to Member shipowners in the case of an oil spill or threatened oil spill in US waters).
www.gallaghermarine.com

Home Port Maritime Information Gateway (An online catalogue of maritime related Internet resources)
www.port.nmm.ac.uk

IMB Piracy Reporting Centre
www.iccwbo.org

International Maritime Organisation
www.imo.org

Intercargo
www.intercargo.org

International Association of Classification Societies
www.iacs.org.uk

International Chamber of Shipping
www.marisec.org

International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds
www.iopcfund.org

International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation Limited
www.itopf.com

Intertanko
www.intertanko.com

Linershipping.net (Information on all aspects of liner shipping, including schedules, port and fleet statistics, freight rates and shipping line profiles)
www.ci-online.co.uk

Lloyds List and Insurance Day
www.llplimited.com

Lloyds Salvage/SCOPIC
www.lloydsoflondon.com

Marine Spill Response Corporation
www.msrc.org

MARS (Marine Accident Reporting Scheme)
www.nautinst.org

Oil Companies Marine Forum
www.ocimf.com

Oil Spill Response Ltd
www.osrl.co.uk

The Baltic Exchange
www.balticexchange.com

UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency
www.mcagency.org.uk

UK- DTI Information on Export Control (Information on UK sanctions)
http://www.dti.gov.uk/export.control/index.htm

USA Office of Foreign Assets Control (Information on US sanctions)
www.treas.gov/ofac

USA Coast Guard
www.uscg.mil

World Shipping Directory
http://wsd.world.no

SHIPPING INDUSTRY SITES:

Acuerdo Latinoamericano
American Bureau of Shipping
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
The Baltic Exchange
Barry, Rogliano & Salles
BIMCO
Bolero
Bolero Association
Briggs Marine Environmental Services Ltd
Bureau Veritas
C-Map
Central Union of Marine Underwriters Norway
The Chamber of Shipping
ChartCo
China Classification Society
H Clarkson
ClassNK
Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping
Det Norske Veritas
Discovery Photos
DNV Register of Vessels
Drewry Shipping Consultants
Dynamar
East Asia Response Ltd
EPIC
Equasis
European Shippers Council
European Union Maritime Policy
European Union Directorate – General Energy and Transport
Fearnleys
Galbraiths
German Marine Insurers Cargo Database
Germanischer Lloyd
Gibsons
Green Awards
Hazardous Materials Advisory Council
Hong Kong Port & Maritime Board
Hong Kong Shipowners Association
Howe Robinson
IMB Piracy Reporting Centre
IMO Maritime Directory
Inmarsat
Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
Institute of Logistics and Transport
Institute of Marine Engineers
Interbox
Intercargo
International Association of Classification Societies
International Association of Ports and Harbours
International Chamber of Commerce
International Chamber of Shipping
International Commission on Shipping
International Committee on Seafarers’ Welfare
International Labour Organisation
International Maritime Bureau (IMB)
International Maritime Organisation
International Navigation Association (PIANC)
International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds
International Ship Managers Association (ISMA)
International Ship Suppliers Association (ISSA)
International Shipping Federation
International Standards Organisation
International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation Limited
International Underwriting Association
Intertanko
ISU
Japan Coast Guard
Japan Shipping Exchange
Japan Shipowners’ Association
Japan Shipping Exchange
Japanese Ministry of Transport
Korean Register of Shipping
Lloyd’s of London
Lloyd’s Register of Shipping
London Shipping Law Centre
Major Hazard Incident Data Service
Marine Accident Investigation Branch (UK)
Marine Accident Investigators International Forum
Marine Insurance Megasite
Marine Spill Response Corporation
Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
Maritime Data
The Maritime Development Center of Europe
Maritime e-Commerce Association
Maritime Experts and Consultants
Maritime London
The Marine Society
Meterological Office – Marine Forecast
Miller Insurance Group
The Missions to Seamen
Moore Stephens
MRC
Multiport Ship Agencies Network
National Spill Response Centre (US)
The Nautical Institute
Nippon Kaiji Kyokai
NOAA
NOAA Chartmaker
Norwegian Shipowners’ Association
Oceanweather Inc.
Oil Companies’ Marine Forum
Oil Spill Response Ltd
Pacific Maritime Association
Panama Canal
Paris MOU
Petroleum Association of Japan
Phil Anderson’s ISM Code Study
Polish Register of Shipping
Poten & Partners
Registro Italiano Navale (RINA)
Richards Hogg Lindley
Robmarine Stowaway Data
Royal Institute of Navigation
RS Platou
Satellite Observing Systems
SCD Ltd. – Admiralty Chart Agents
Seafacs Information and Research
Seafarers’ International Research Centre
Searules.com
Seascope
Ship Captains’ Medical Guide
Ship Guide
Shipmasters’ Guild
Ships Register
Simpson Spence & Young
Singapore Shipping Association
Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
Southampton Oceanography Centre
Spillpoint
Spinnaker Consulting
Standard & Poors
Telemarine – world bunker fuel prices
Tokyo MOU
Transport Canada
UK Department of Transport
UK Hydrographic Office
UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch
UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency
UK Meteorological Office
US Coast Guard
US Coast Guard Chemical Hazards Response Information System (CHRIS)
US Coast Guard GMDSS Site
US Coast Guard Human Element Resource
US Coast Guard – Marine Safety & Environmental Protection
US Coast Guard Navigation Centre
US Coast Guard Port State Control
US Coast Guard STCW site
US Coast Guard Vessel Search Site
US Department of Agriculture
US Department of Agriculture Agricola Database
US Environmental Protection Agency
US Federal Maritime Commission
US MARAD
US National Data Buoy Centre
Vessel Operators Hazardous Materials Association
Vina del Mar
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
World Customs Organisation
Worldscale
World Shipping Council
World Shipping Directory

SHIPPING COMPANIES:

Alaska Marine Lines Inc.
Alianca (Empresa Navegacao), Rio de Janeiro
AM Nomikos Transworld
Amazon Lines
Andrew Weir Shipping Ltd
Anek Lines
Anglo-Eastern Ship Management
APL
Atlantic Container Line
Australia New Zealand Direct Line
Avin International
Azovbalttrans Shipping Ltd
Barber International
BP
Bugsier
Cable & Wireless Marine
Canada Maritime (CP Ships), Horley, UK
Carnival Cruise Lines
Celebrity Cruises
Centrofin Management
Ceres
Chartworld Shipping
Chevron Shipping
China Shipping Group
Chios Maritime
Cho Yang Shipping, Seoul
CMA-CGM (Compagnie Maritime d’Affretement), Marseilles
Coastal Tankers
Columbus Line
Container Shipping.com
Contship Containerlines Ltd, Ipswich
COSCO (Beijing)
Cosco Container Lines
Croatia Line
Crowley Maritime Corporation
Crystal Cruises
CSAV (Compania Sud Americana de Vapores), Valparaiso
Cunard Line Ltd
DAL
Dalex Shipping
Danaos Shipping
Denholm Ship Management Ltd
Di Gregorio Navegacao, Sao Paolo – (Miami agent DGA)
Dobson Fleet Management
Dooyang Line Co., Ltd.
Eastern Mediterranean
Eletson Corporation
Enterprises Shipping & Trading
Essar Shipping Ltd
Eurasia Group
Evergreen
Exxon
Festival Cruises
Geest Line
Global Maritime Ventures
Great Eastern Shipping Company
Grincor Group
Hamburg-Süd
Hanjin
Hapag-Lloyd, Hamburg
Harrisons (T&J)
Hellespont Steamship Corp
Holland America Line
Hyundai
Inmarsat Ship Directory
International Energy Transportation Co.
International Salvage Union
International Shipping Partners
Intermarine
Interorient Navigation
Iolcos Hellenic
K-Line (Europe)
K-Line (Japan)
K-Line (USA)
Leif Hoegh Companies
Libra (Libra Group), Rio de Janeiro
Lloyd Triestino, Trieste
Louis Dreyfus Armateurs
Maersk Sealand
Marmaras Navigation Liberia
Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco
Malaysian International Shipping Corp (MISC), Kuala Lumpur
Mitsui OSK Lines, Tokyo
Mobil
Neptune Orient Line
Nordana Line, Denmark
Norwegian Cruise Lines
Nereus
NYK
Egon Oldendorff
Oceanbulk
OOCL
OT Africa Line, London
Pan Ocean Shipping Company
Petrobulk
Petronas
Princess Cruises
P&O Cruises Ltd
P&O Nedlloyd
Petrobras
Pleiades
Precious Shipping Public Company Ltd
Prime Marine
Pro Line
Royal Caribbean Cruises
Safmarine
Samos Steamship
Sanmar Shipping
Sea Containers
Shipping Corporation of India
Shell
Silja Line
Silver Fern Shipping
Silversea Cruises
Spliethoff
Star Cruises
Stelmar
Stelmar Tankers
Stena
Stolt Nielsen
Strintzis Lines (Blue Star Ferries)
Superfast Ferries
Target Marine
Tarquin International
Teekay Shipping
Texaco
Thenamaris
Thos & Jas Harrison
Transportacion Maritimas Mexicanas
V.Ships
Varnima
Wallem
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Americas
Western Bulk
Wilhelmsen
Yang Ming
Zim

LAW:

Admiralty Law Guide
American Arbitration Association
American Bar Association
The British Maritime Law Association
Canadian Admiralty Law
Canadian Maritime Law Association
Chaffe McCall
China Maritime Arbitration Commission
Clifford Chance
Comite International Maritime (CMI)
CMI Conference, Singapore 2001
Cornell Law School Legal Information Institute
Council of Europe Conventions and Agreements
Countryman & McDaniel
David Martin-Clark Online
Du Pont Legal Model
Forwarder Law
Healy & Baillie
HMSO
Holland & Knight
Holman Fenwick & Willan
Hong Kong Government Department of Justice
Ince & Co.
Institute of Maritime Law, Southampton
International Conventions
International Court of Justice
International Law Office
International Trade Law
Internet Legal Resource Guide
LawinfoChina
Lawtel
Law Commission
Lloyd’s Maritime Law Newsletter
London Maritime Arbitrators Association
London Shipping Law Centre
The Maritime Advocate
Masons (out-law.com)
MLAANZ
Morgans Shipping Case Index
Norton Rose
Nourse & Bowles
Richards Butler
Smith Bernal Casetrack
Society of Maritime Arbitrators (NY)
Prof William Tetley at McGill University
UK Civil Court Procedure Rules
UK Government Acts of Parliament
UK House of Lords Judgements
UK Law Reports
Unidroit
US House of Representatives Law Library
US House of Representatives – US Code
US Law Reports

EDUCATION and TRAINING:

University of Cape Town Law Faculty
The University of Cardiff
Cornell Law School
Dalian Maritime University
Guide to Maritime History
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Informa Distance Learning
Institute of Maritime Law, Southampton
Kobe University of Mercantile Marine
London Shipping Law Centre
Maritime History on the Internet
The Maritime History Virtual Archives
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich
Newcastle University Department of Marine Technology
University of Nottingham Insurance Centre
Plymouth University Institute of Marine Studies
Seafarers International Research Centre, Cardiff
Southampton Institute, School of Maritime and Coastal Studies
Tulane Law School
Videotel
Warsash Maritime Centre
World Maritime University

PORTS:

Teaçu Sugar Terminal – Santos/Brazil
Aabenraa Port – Denmark
Aalborg – Denmark
Aarhus – Denmark
Acajutla Port – El Salvador
The Port of Adelaide – Australia
Port of Ahus – Sweden
Alabama State Docks – USA
Alberni Port – Canada
Port Authority of Allegheny County
American Association of Port Authorities
Seaports of the Americas
Port of Amsterdam – Netherlands
Port of Antwerp – Belgium
Archangelsk – Russia
Argentine Port Index – Argentina
Port Arthur – Australia
Asian Terminals Inc
Associated British Ports
Association of Mediterranean Cruise Ports
Port of Bahia Blanca – Argentina
Baltimore – USA
Barbados
Port de Barcelona – Spain
Barra do Riacho Port – Brazil
Barranquilla Port – Colombia
Baton Rouge – USA
Bayside NB
Port of Bellingham – Canada
Bilbao – Spain
BLG Bremer Lagerhaus-Gesellschaft – Germany
Port of Bordeaux – France
Port of Boston – USA
Boston terminals – USA
Port of Boston – vessel schedule
Botwood – Canada
Bremen and Bremerhaven – Germany
Port of Bremerton – Canada
Brest Port Authority – France
Port of Brisbane – Australia
The British Ports Association (BPA) – UK
Port of Brownsville – USA
Buenaventura – Colombia
Port of Bunbury
Calcutta Port – India
Canada Ports Corporation
Canadian Port and Harbour Association
Port Canaveral – USA
Cape Jervis – Australia
Port of Cape Town – South Africa
Cardiff – UK
Cargo Port Links
Cartagena Port Authority – Colombia
Port of Charleston – USA
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island – Canada
Chatham, NB – Canada
Ports in Chiba
Port of Churchill – Canada
Civitavecchia – Italy
Colchester Dock Terminal – UK
Colombian Ports – Colombia
Columbus, Georgia – USA
Corpus Christi Port Authority – USA
Croatian Ports – Croatia
CruisePort, Boston – USA
Cuacao Ports Authority (CPA) – Netherlands Antilles
Cyprus Ports Authority
Dalhousie, NB – Canada
Darwin Port Authority – Australia
Delaware River Port Authority – USA
Dover Port – UK
Dubai Ports Authority
Port of Durban – South Africa
Port of East London – South Africa
Port Elgin and Southeastern New Brunswick – Canada
ESPO European Sea Ports Organisation
Port Everglades – USA
Port of Felixstowe – UK
Finnish Ports Association – Finland
Port of Fleetwood – UK

 

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