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The Guide wins Innovation of the Year Award

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Rarely are books considered innovative, however, by utilising existing technologies to get updated port data onto vessels, 'The Guide' has proudly achieved that status thanks to the Professional Publishers Association

Day of the Seafarer 2013

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We would like to take this day as an opportuinity to not only thank all seafarers around the globe but to also thank some of our staff, who as ex-seafarers, play a vital role within the Shipping Guides team.

Thank you to our Editors Mark Barnes, Mark Stelfox and Mark Snell!

Guide to Port Entry 2013/2014 NOW AVAILABLE

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The 2013/2014 Edition of Guide to Port Entry is now available to purchase

Key Features:

  • Includes QR codes for access to updated information New Feature
  • Over 6,500 A4 pages - 3,500+ of port information
  • Over 4,800 plans and mooring diagrams, 283 of which are new 
  • Over 9,700 ports, terminals and places
  • 110 new entries
  • Nearly 3,000 terminals
  • Includes 2,700 Reports of Actual Conditions Experienced
  • 60% of updates received directly from port authorities
  • No advertising, no duplication

Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers

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We are pleased to offer members of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers a 10% discount on all of our products.

Press Release: FindaportCD highly commended at Digital Publishing Awards

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LogoShipping Guides have been highly commended for a major publishing industry award for work they undertook in bringing FindaportCD to market in January 2012.

Along with their development partners, Silicon Valley-based Cogniance, Shipping Guides were nominated, and highly commended, for the IT Development Team of the Year Award at the prestigious Professional Publishers Association (PPA) Digital Publishing Awards in the City of London.

Supporting Day of the Seafarer

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Shipping Guides supports Day of the Seafarer
25 June 2012

 "It came by sea and I can’t live without it!"

Maritime transport affects the lives of ordinary people every day and to emphasis this we at Shipping Guides wanted thank seafarers around the globe for delivering our favourite household items.


Press Release: ‘Voyager’ to incorporate specialist port information from Shipping Guides

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Thomas Gunn Navigation Services and Shipping Guides Ltd (SGL) are pleased to announce a strategic partnership that will allow the inclusion of port information in the navigational data management system, Voyager 4.
Voyager 4 provides the mariner with a personalised database of navigational data neatly displayed using an interactive map interface. This partnership now enables the mariner to further personalise this interface by overlaying it with port information.

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