Latest News for: Bulk ships


Stena gets into the methanol retrofit business

Splash24/7 21 Oct 2021
... venture between Stena Bulk and Proman for three methanol-ready tankers ... “This announcement builds on the exciting and fruitful partnership that Stena Bulk has already forged with Proman and gives Stena another avenue to explore the use of methanol on more ship types.”.

The future of ferries, a sector ignored by policy makers

Seatrade Maritime News 21 Oct 2021
Ferries, of course, come in many different forms, from very large ships carrying huge quantities of freight to small domestic craft, which are sometimes the only transport option for the bulk of a developing world population ... It is clearly inappropriate to treat them as if they were deep sea ships, with the same set of solutions to reduce emissions.

NYK and Japan Marine Science to Introduce and Promote New Mooring System to Japan Ports ...

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 21 Oct 2021
... mooring system DynaMoor, which enables ships to be moored at the port .

How VIVA added 30 new stores during the pandemic

Gulf News 21 Oct 2021
In just two years, it grew to 23 stores spread across Dubai and the northern emirates ... Image Credit ... Having a robust supply chain and being in control of production, storage and shipping ensure products remain fresh and are better in taste and quality, while efficient operations and bulk purchases allow VIVA to pass on the savings to customers ... .

International Propeller Club Announces International Award Winners

The Maritime Executive 20 Oct 2021
Fafalios is President of Fafalios Shipping SA, a traditional, family-run bulk carrier shipping company that traces its roots back to the 1860s ... He chairs the Bulk Carrier Panel of the International Chamber of Shipping and the Maritime Safety and Marine Environment Protection Committee of the Union of Greek Shipowners.

Lawmakers seek answers about Navy’s handling of Pearl Harbor fuel leak

Stars and Stripes 20 Oct 2021
... it could jeopardize the Navy's permit to continue operating its Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility ... The Navy said that the pipeline is used to transfer fuel from ships at Hotel Pier to a fuel facility for disposal and is not part of the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility.

Everything you're waiting for is in these containers

SCNOW Morning News 20 Oct 2021
They arrive in 20-foot long, or more commonly 40-foot long, steel shipping containers ... The 62 ships contain the equivalent of about 200,000 20-foot containers. Overall there were a record 100 cargo vessels — including barges, tankers, car carriers and ships that carry bulk goods — anchored just outside the ports as of Monday.

UAE supports its candidacy for membership in IMO council

Gulf Daily News 20 Oct 2021
The UAE is continuously participating in the amendment cycle of the SOLAS, MARPOL and the International Maritime Traffic Facilitation Agreement and other codes such as the International Maritime Code of Dangerous Goods (IMDG) and the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code to ensure the safety of shipping.”.

Diana Shipping to spin off three older bulkers

Splash24/7 19 Oct 2021
Management of Diana Shipping believes that the distribution of a separate, publicly-traded dry bulk company focusing on older vessels with shorter duration charters will further enhance shareholder value by providing greater exposure to the shorter-term charter market ...

Backlog of ships at California's two largest ports hits highest-ever record as supply chain crisis ...

The Daily Mail 19 Oct 2021
Both figures are astonishingly higher than during pre-pandemic times, when just 17 ships were anchored. Officials have resorted to holding areas not used since 2004 to accommodate the surge of container, bulk, and cargo ships ... Of the 100 vessels at anchor, 70 are cargo ships ...

Shandong draws big bids for supramax at auction

Tradewinds 19 Oct 2021
China's Shandong Shipping has cashed in on rising bulk ...

We Silver Jewelry Wholesale Announces End-of-Year Sales, Asking Customers to Order Early

Killeen Daily Herald 19 Oct 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has significantly impacted the shipping industry, often leading to delays in the delivery of goods ... Also, due to the possible shipping delays, some customers make truly bulk orders, which also benefits them since they get extra discounts, and so some items may be out of stock.

Vale may offer clues on what direction iron ore markets are heading

Mining Dot Com 19 Oct 2021
Vale is likely to report a gap between production and sales, according to analysts, with slowing demand and shipping disruptions prompting the company to withhold more of its lowest value ores ... The return of tonnage from Vale, which ships high-quality ore, is expected to account for the bulk of supply growth.  ... 28. (By Mariana Durao). .