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Corporate Services Group (CSG) Meets in Reston

The first CSG meeting of 2023, chaired by Chief Commercial Officer Theo Xenakoudis, was held in Reston, Virginia in late January 2023. The hybrid meeting was attended in-person by representatives from Fort Lauderdale, London, Long Beach, New York, Piraeus, Continue reading...

Beyond a Bridge: 15 Years in Mumbai

When the Mumbai office of International Registries, Inc. and its affiliate (IRI) opened in 2008, IRI’s senior leadership saw incredible potential in India. “Mumbai sits between East Asia and Europe, so we are a natural time zone and geographic Continue reading...

2023: A Year of Opportunity

A Message From The President Happy New Year everyone! 2023 is looking like a year of opportunity. This year we celebrate our 75th anniversary and as I look back on our history, I see a true evolution. When I joined the company 32 years ago, we were primarily Continue reading...

Meeting the Challenges of Changing Markets after COVID-19

Reliable partnerships and relationships are critical to handling the dynamic market conditions the world is experiencing post-pandemic. Stable policies and a future-forward outlook provide the necessary strong platform for economic growth and development. Continue reading...

Celebrating 15 Years of Local Representation in Seoul

Captain Young Kim has been at the heart of IRI’s Seoul representation since before the Seoul office officially opened in 2007. He’s seen IRI’s presence in Korea expand from providing inspection support throughout the Korean Peninsula to a full-service Continue reading...

15 Years of Evolution and Advancement in Hamburg

Like the city itself, IRI’s Hamburg office has evolved to meet the demands of a changing maritime market in the last 15 years. First opened in 2007, the office initially handled vessel registration and mortgage recordings with a team of two. It quickly Continue reading...

Celebrating Milestone Anniversaries at the End of 2022

IRI’s growth over the last several decades can be attributed to the incredible maritime professionals we have around the world. At the end of 2022, we recognize and celebrate four outstanding team members who have spent more than two decades with IRI. Continue reading...

Zurich: Growing from a Financial Hub to a Specialized Corporate Office

Zurich has a well-established history as a hub of international finance and activity. Representation in the region goes back more than 50 years and while in the early years transactions were regularly handled by International Registries, Inc. and its Continue reading...

Back to London: MIQC 2022

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Quality Council (MIQC) held its biannual meeting in December 2022 at the Barber-Surgeons’ Hall in London. A consultative consortium of industry experts and leaders, the MIQC gathers to share experiences, information, Continue reading...

Charles McHardy Receives the Tamandaré Merit Medal

Charles McHardy, Regulatory Affairs Specialist based in London, received the Brazilian Navy’s Tamandaré Merit Medal in a ceremony held in December. Admiral Marcos Silva Rodrigues of the Brazilian Navy nominated Charles for this prestigious honor. The Continue reading...

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