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Visit to the Princess Royal

MTM students visited the Blyth marine station on Wednesday 11th October.

Last modified: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:02:51 BST

Dr Calatayud received prestigious Cooper Cup

Dr Agustina Calatayud awarded of the prestigious Cooper Cup for her PhD dissertation.

Last modified: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:16:24 BST

2017 MTM Final Conference

Final day for our 2016-2017 students of the MSc in Marine Transport Management

Last modified: Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:49:14 BST

Ralitsa Mihaylova successfully defends her PhD thesis

RM successfully defends her PhD thesis on "Periods of ownership in shipping - patterns and influences"

Last modified: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:57:24 BST

Prime Maritime Transport Group Event

The Prime Maritime Transport Group recently hosted a round table discussion, kindly hosted by Society of Maritime Industries (London), on the future of the maritime sector

Last modified: Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:38:40 BST

Professor Ian Buxton delivers his final lecture

Professor Ian Buxton delivered his last lecture after 45 years at the University, May 2017

Last modified: Tue, 23 May 2017 19:20:49 BST

ICS

Institute for Chartered Shipbrokers at Newcastle University

Last modified: Wed, 31 May 2017 12:23:37 BST

Welcome to the new PhD student

A new PhD Student just joined the Prime Maritime Transport Group

Last modified: Fri, 03 Mar 2017 11:22:33 GMT

Ship Visit

MTM students visited the Car Terminal on Monday 28th November.

Last modified: Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:47:28 GMT

NEPIA Scholarships

NEPIA scholarship awarded to two Marine Transport Management students

Last modified: Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:59:12 GMT

Phil Parry on the History of Shipping

Spinnaker Global representatives visit Newcastle University, November 2016.

Last modified: Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:44:05 GMT

MSc Students 2016-2017

Welcome to the new students of the 2016/17 MSc in Marine Transport Management

Last modified: Tue, 01 Nov 2016 11:58:25 GMT

Prime Maritime Transport Group visits SMM 2016

Prime Maritime Transport Group's researchers visited the leading maritime trade fair in the world, September 2016.

Last modified: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 16:03:34 BST

New Edition of Logistics Textbook

Third edition of best selling textbook recently published.

Last modified: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:34:27 BST

Final Conference - project presentation

Final day for the 2015-2016 students of the MSc in Marine Transport with Management

Last modified: Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:23:45 BST

Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers

Accreditations for exemptions

Last modified: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:25:44 BST

Agustina Calatayud successfully defends her PhD thesis

Agustina Calatayud successfully defends her work on connectivity and international trade, May 2016.

Last modified: Wed, 04 May 2016 16:46:58 BST

Professor Martin Stopford on the Current State of Global Shipping

Martin Stopford shared his thoughts on the future of global shipping with the 2015/2016 MSc Marine Transport with Management students, April 2016.

Last modified: Mon, 09 May 2016 15:31:12 BST

Dr Alessio Tei joins the School of Marine Science and Technology

Dr Alessio Tei joins Newcastle University as a Lecturer in Maritime Economics, April 2016.

Last modified: Mon, 09 May 2016 15:45:05 BST

Titanic was cut down to size in Newcastle University

Paul Stott and Simon Benson explain why the Titanic has stayed in the public consciousness to local school children, January 2016.

Last modified: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:28:11 GMT

North P&I Scholarships 2015/2016

NEP&I awarded scholarships to two MSc Marine Transport with Management students, January 2016.

Last modified: Mon, 25 Jan 2016 12:57:27 GMT

MSc Marine Transport with Management Congregation and Awards Ceremony

The 2014/2015 MSc Congregation ceremony was held in early December 2015.

Last modified: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:27:55 GMT

Vasilis Kosmas on Sustainable Shipping

Vasilis Kosmas, a PhD candidate from Kühne Logistics University and a 2014 MTM graduate, delivered a presentation on sustainability in shipping to current MTM students, November 2015.

Last modified: Wed, 13 Jan 2016 12:48:39 GMT

Phil Parry on Job Opportunities in the Shipping Sector

Spinnaker Global visit Newcastle University, November 2015

Last modified: Wed, 13 Jan 2016 11:33:27 GMT

Paul Stott on British Shipbuilding

Paul Stott is quoted in the Telegraph on Britain's biggest commercial shipbuilding contract in years, October 2015.

Last modified: Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:39:21 BST

Professor John Mangan on Servicing Global Trade

Professor John Mangan discusses the technological advances related to container transport.

Last modified: Wed, 16 Sep 2015 12:35:41 BST

MTM 2014/2015 End of Year Conference

The MSc class of 2014/2015 recently celebrated the conclusion of their studies with a special day long conference, August 2015.

Last modified: Tue, 15 Sep 2015 13:21:18 BST

Professor Martin Stopford on the Future of Shipping

Martin Stopford shared his vision for the current and future state of shipping with the 2014/2015 MSc Marine Transport with Management students during a seminar, April 2015.

Last modified: Sat, 09 May 2015 15:20:18 BST

Chris John Jephson from Maersk visits Newcastle University

Chris John Jephson from Maersk gave a lecture to the MTM students on globalisation, February 2015.

Last modified: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:15:41 GMT

MTM 2014/2015 visit the Port of Tyne

Marine Transport with Management students visit the Port of Tyne, February 2015.

Last modified: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:15:58 GMT

Rob Scorey on Ship Finance

Robert Scorey, Vitol Services Limited, visits Newcastle University in January to deliver a ship finance lecture to the 2014/2015 MTM students.

Last modified: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:09:05 GMT

MSc Marine Transport with Management 2013/2014 Congregation

The 2013/2014 MSc Congregation ceremony was held in the School of Marine Science and Technology in early December 2014.

Last modified: Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:49:16 GMT

MTM 2013/2014 awards for best overall performance

MTM 2013/2014 graduate Ioannis Diakogiannis received the award for 'Best Overall Performance', December, 2014.

Last modified: Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:48:34 GMT

MTM 2013/2014 awards for best performance in Marine Insurance

North of England P&I Club's 2013 scholarship holder receives 'Best performance in Marine Liability Insurance and Law module' award, December 2014.

Last modified: Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:50:04 GMT

NEPIA scholarship 2014/2015

North of England P&I Club's scholarship was awarded to a MTM student, Mr Febri Trivitas, at a ceremony held in the School of Marine Science and Technology, December 2014.

Last modified: Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:50:36 GMT

MTM students 2014/2015 visit the Princess Royal

MTM students visit to the RV Princess Royal and Blyth Marine Station for a seminar dedicated to 'Safety at sea', October 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:49:18 BST

NEPIA award available for 2014/2015 students

The application process for the North of England P&I Club (NEPIA) award has officially started, September 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:24:22 BST

The Panama Canal's expansion - ship design challenges

Paul Stott discusses the implications for ship design following the expansion of the Panama Canal on BBC World Service Programme 'Science in Action', 14th of August 2014.

Last modified: Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:30:47 BST

Could computers captain the world’s cargo ships?

BBC's Jack Stewart investigates what are the potential advantages of automated vessels with the help of Paul Stott, August 2014.

Last modified: Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:27:24 BST

Researchers display their work at IAME 2014

Agustina Calatayud and Ralitsa Mihaylova both participated in the IAME 2014 Research Symposium held in Norfolk, USA in July 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:38:59 BST

Dr Helen Thanopoulou visits Newcastle University

Dr Helen Thanopoulou, Professor at the University of the Aegean and a leading researcher in maritime economics gave a seminar on ship investment practices to the 2013/2014 MTM students in March 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:46:34 BST

Development of links with Brazil

Professor from the Federal University of Pernambuco visits Newcastle in March 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:13:52 BST

Paul Stott on the size of the Titanic

Paul Stott's research on the size of the Titanic attracts international media attention, March 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:49:06 BST

Professor Maritn Stopford visits Newcastle University

Martin Stopford, a globally renowned figure in the field of maritime economics and the provision of shipping data, gave a seminar on the future of the shipping industry on the 19th of March 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:02:08 BST

MTM Students Visit the Port of Tyne

Marine Transport with Management students were hosted by the Deputy Harbour Master on the 26th of March, 2014.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:16:36 BST

Dr Stavros Karamperidis receives his PhD

Stavros Karamperidis, whose PhD research on maritime indices was kindly sponsored by the Prime Foundation, received his PhD at the December 2013 Newcastle University conferrings.

Last modified: Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:05:49 BST

NEP&I award

North of England P&I Club's scholarship was awarded to a MTM student at a ceremony in December 2013 held in the School of Marine Science and Technology.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:05:21 BST

Students Visit MAST's Research Vessel - the RV Princess Royal

MSc Marine Transport with Management visited the Princess Royal on the 14th of November, 2013.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:07:33 BST

Seminar by Dr Jan Hoffmann, Chief of UNCTAD's Trade Facilitation Section

Dr Jan Hoffmann, Chief of UNCTAD's Trade Facilitation Section, gave a seminar to staff and students at Newcastle in April 2013.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:07:45 BST

SIT and Republic Polytechnic visit

Professor John Mangan pictured with colleagues from SIT and Republic Polytechnic in Singapore during a visit to the latter’s campus in 2013.

Last modified: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:08:12 BST

Teesport visit

MSc Marine Transport with Management students pictured during a recent visit to Teesport.

Last modified: Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:06:48 BST

Seminar on Ship Design for MTM students

Paul Stott and MTM students during a ship design seminar.

Last modified: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:50:56 BST

Princess Royal Visit

Professor John Mangan and Mr John Prime onboard the School's Research Vessel the RV Princess Royal.

Last modified: Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:09:14 BST