Useful links

Interesting Belgian websites

 

Interesting international websites

 

 

Interesting Belgian websites

Associations

Flanders Maritime Equipment Association (FLAMEA) www.flamea.be
Royal Belgian Shipsuppliers Associations www.kbbs.info
Royal Belgian Shipowners’ Association www.brv.be
Shortsea Promotion Centre Flanders www.shortsea.be
   
An overview of the Antwerp port associations can be found at www.portofantwerp.be.

Education & training

Antwerp/Flanders Port Training Center (APEC) www.portofantwerp.be/apec
Flanders Hydraulics Research www.watlab.be
Havencentrum Lillo www.provant.be/en/mobility/harbour
Institute of Transport and Maritime Management www.itmma.com
Maritime Institute University of Ghent www.maritieminstituut.be
World Maritime University (WMU) www.wmu.se

Shipowners (members of the Royal Belgian Shipowners' Association)

Ahlers Bridge www.ahlers.com
Anglo-Eastern Antwerp Office www.aesm.com
Bofort www.bofort.be
CMB www.cmb.be
Continental Marine Services www.lms.lu
Delphis www.delphis.be
DEME www.deme-group.com
De Ridder SSS www.groepderidder.be
Elvea Bunkering www.vanstappen.be
Euronav www.euronav.be
Exmar www.exmar.be
Fast Lines Belgium www.fast-lines.com
Inok www.inok-nv.com
Jan De Nul www.jandenul.com
Lowland International www.lowland.com
SCL www.safmarine.be
Seaworks www.seaworks.be
Transpetrol Maritime Services www.transpetrol.com
URS www.urs.be
Vloot www.welkombijvloot.be

Seaports

Antwerp www.portofantwerp.be
Ghent www.havengent.be
Ostend www.portofoostende.be
Zeebrugge  www.zeebruggeport.be
   
For an overview of all European seaports:
visit the website of the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) -  www.espo.be.

 

Interesting international websites

European shipowners associations

Armateurs de France www.armateursdefrance.org
Asociación de Navieros Españoles www.anave.es
Confederazione Italiana Armatori www.confitarma.it
Danmarks Rederiforening www.shipowners.dk
European Community Shipowners’ Association www.ecsa.eu
Koninklijke Vereniging van Nederlandse Reders www.kvnr.nl
Norges Rederiforbund www.rederi.no
Sveriges Redareförening www.sweship.se
The Chamber of Shipping www.british-shipping.org
Verband Deutscher Reeder www.reederverband.de

(Inter)governmental organisations

Comité Maritime International (CMI) www.cmi2004.org
International Energy Agency www.iea.org
International Hydrograhic Organization (IHO) www.iho.shom.fr
International Labour Oranization (ILO) www.ilo.org
International Maritime Organization (IMO) www.imo.org
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development www.oecd.org
Paris MOU on Port State Control  www.parismou.org
Tokyo MOU on Port State Control www.tokyo-mou.org
U N Commission for Europe (ECE) www.unece.org
U N Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) www.unctad.org
World Meteorological Organization (WMO) www.wmo.ch
International Telecommunications Union (ITU) www.itu.int
World Customs Organization (WCO) www.wcoomd.org

Maritime organisations

European Maritime Safety Agency www.emsa.europa.eu
European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) www.espo.be
European Shortsea Network www.shortsea.info
International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO) www.intercargo.org
Int. Association of Independent Tanker Owners (INTERTANKO) www.intertanko.com
International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) www.iaphworldports.org
International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) www.marisec.org
International Harbour Masters Association (IHMA) www.harbourmaster.org
International Hydrographic Organization www.iho.int
International Federation of Shipmasters Association (IFSMA) www.ifsma.org
International Marine Simulator Forum (IMSF) www.imsf.org
International Maritime Bureau www.icc-ccs.org
International Maritime Contractors Association (IMCA) www.imca-int.com
International Maritime Pilots Association (IMPA) www.impahq.org
International Tanker Owners Pollution Association (ITOPF) www.itopf.com
International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) www.itf.org.uk
International Salvage Union (ISU) www.marine-salvage.com
International Ship Suppliers Association (ISSA) www.shipsupply.org
Maritime Industries Forum www.mif-eu.org
Oil Companies International Marine Forum www.ocimf.com
Society of International Gas Tanker & Terminal Operators (SIGTTO) www.sigtto.org
The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) www.bimco.org
The Baltic Exchange www.balticexchange.com

Various

Equasis (shipping database)  www.equasis.org
Federation of European Private Port Operators (FEPORT) www.feport.be
Maritime Journal www.maritimejournal.com/
The National Industrial Transportation League (NITL) www.nitl.org
Port Revel Shiphandling www.portrevel.com
World Sea Ports www.ports.com