HOPEWELL JUNCTION, NY, (PRNewswire) Jan. 23, 2014 — FleetWeather Ocean Services, Inc. (“FleetWeather”) was named as a finalist in the Technical Innovation category for the Lloyd’s List 2014 North American Maritime Awards. FleetWeather was chosen and recognized for innovating and creating shipping’s first business intelligence (BI) solution. FleetWeather joins a distinguished list of award finalists and shipping industry leaders including ABS (American Bureau of Shipping), DNV GL, Jefferies Maritime Group, Maersk Line, Teekay, and Navios Group of Companies.
FleetWeather will be present at the awards ceremony and dinner on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 when formal announcements of the winners for each of the 17 award categories will be made. The inaugural event will be held at the Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa in Houston, Texas. 2014 marks the inaugural Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Awards event, joining their other similar awards events already held in Greece, Asia, Middle East/India, Australia and London. FleetWeather was selected as a finalist in the Technical Innovation Award category meant to recognize technological innovation that has led to a meaningful advance for the shipping industry.