JR Shipping crew on Bermuda Islander granted priority in vaccination programme
This week the crew of container feeder vessel Bermuda Islander were vaccinated against the corona virus. This put them in an exceptional position. Seafarers being granted a preferential position in national vaccination programmes globally deployed against the pandemic is a rare occurrence.
JR Shipping News report – December 2020
Despite the coronavirus, JR Shipping succeeded in safeguarding the continuity of container transport in 2020. Although crew members were often obliged to perform their work in harsh circumstances, they were able to guarantee a high standard of maritime service.
JR Ship Brokers & Consultants says farewell to Dik Kuiper
At the end of July 2020, JR Ship Brokers & Consultants will say farewell to its Managing Director of 13 years, Mr Dik Kuiper. Dik Kuiper has reached retirement age. He will be replaced by Mr Sander Schakelaar, who is one of the Owners/Managing Directors of the shipping group. Mr Jan Reier Arends is the other Owner/Managing Director.
Annual Review JR Shipping Group 2019/2020
JR Shipping is sailing on, even under the challenging circumstances of the corona crisis. All procedures and measures have been carried out to assure the health and safety of our crew and the efficiency and quality of our operations.
JR Shipping 2020 New Year’s Report
In 2019, through effectively issuing bonds and participations, JR Shipping Group was able to finance an existing container feeder vessel. Besides that, Container Fleet Fund CV’s capacity was increased by four vessels and the shipping company entered into a new management contract for an 800-TEU feeder vessel sailing under the name of MV Expert.
Press Release: Shipowners win SME Award for LISA
Dutch companies Boomsma Shipping, JR Shipping, Van Wijngaarden Marine Services and 1 OCEAN invest in the first global Learning & Intelligence Support App for the maritime industry. State Secretary for Economic Affairs Mona Keizer awarded the consortium € 200.000,- to support the initiative.