American Club makes promotions and appointments

JULY 16, 2015 — Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc., which manages international P&I insurer the American Club, reports that Dorothea Ioannou, Managing Director of SCB (Hellas) Inc., has taken on the additional the

P&I club says VDR data should be preserved

OCTOBER 24, 2014 — Failure to preserve Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) data in the event of an incident can compromise the owner’s position in the event of a claim, says the London

Shipowners: Don’t wind up 1971 IOPC Fund

OCTOBER 14, 2014 — A decision by governments to wind up the 1971 International Oil Pollution Compensation Fund (IOPCF) threatens the smooth running of the well-established global regime for compensation from oil

American P&I Club warns on steel cargo claims

AUGUST 14, 2014 — Following some recent cases where the absence of pre-loading surveys increased the cost of steel cargo claims on discharge, the American P&I Club has updated its advice to

UK Club reorganizes its structure

SEPTEMBER 3, 2012 —The UK P&I Club has formally announced a reorganization of its structure to establish the UK Europe as the sole provider of direct insurance business to UK Club Members.

Eagle Ocean reports a flying start

JULY 30, 2012 — Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM), a specialist fixed-premium P&I and FD&D (Freight, Demurrage and Defense) facility underwritten by the American Club, reports an excellent first year of operation, and

American P&I Club reports “steady progress”

JUNE 22, 2012 — At its annual meeting in New York yesterday, the American P&I Club reported “steady progress” during 2011, and into the first half of 2012 Entered tonnage grew last

John Poulson rejoins the American Club

John Poulson is rejoining the management team of the American P&I Club on February 1 as vice president, principal surveyor and head of the survey and technical department. He worked with the