Latest News for: Bulk ships


Hoist the sails! How to clean up shipping at a rate of knots

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 Jul 2021
Wind power is hardly a new form of propulsion for ships ... It is, however, something of a novelty on a modern, 200 metre-plus cargo ship.

‘Never stop moving’: Devoted volunteer and great granddad celebrates his 104th year

Orange County Register 24 Jul 2021
Pederson shipped out from New York to Europe on the luxury ocean liner RMS Queen Mary, transformed during the war into a troop transport ... 2, 1942, the massive ship collided with an escort cruiser there to disable German sea mines ... “We went to the deck and saw halves of a boat on each side of our ship.”.

Berge Bulk in solar power pilot on vessel

Seatrade Maritime News 23 Jul 2021
The power from the solar panels is fed into the ship’s main electrical grid to supplement the vessel’s diesel alternators, Berge Bulk said in a LinkedIn post ...

Port of Rotterdam rebounds after Corona dip

Fresh Plaza 23 Jul 2021
Considerable increase in the throughput of iron ore (+34.4%), coal (+35.8%), break bulk (+10.1%) and containers (+8.7% in TEUs); fall in the throughput of agricultural bulk (-8.9%) and LNG (-4.7%). Successful handling of post-Suez shipping blockage ... Containers and break bulk.

Shipping Activity at Port Qasim

Urdu Point 23 Jul 2021
... remained active at the Port where fiver ships, MOL Growth, Irenes Ray, Aurelia, FOS Power and African Arrow carrying Containers, Palm oil, Furnace oil and Coal were arranged berthing at Container Terminal, Liquid Terminal, Oil Terminal and Bulk Terminal respectively on Thursday.

Baltic Index Records Best Week In Five On Capesize Surge

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 23 Jul 2021
... vessels carrying dry bulk commodities, rose 96 points, or 3.1%, to .

FMC Chairman requests increased budget to enable carrier audits

Splash24/7 23 Jul 2021
“Such an audit could inform additional rulemaking or enforcement.” ... The FMC operates with a current workforce of 128 employees, “many of whom must have advanced degrees and/or specialized expertise to facilitate implementation of all the provisions of the Shipping Act,” said Maffei. The bulk of its budget is used for salaries and benefits ... .

Berge Bulk trials solar power at sea

Splash24/7 22 Jul 2021
The Singaporean dry bulk venture led ... Berge Bulk is far ahead of most shipping companies in terms of its pledge to go green having set an ambitious commitment to become carbon neutral by 2025 at the latest.

NYK to Build Company’s First LNG-Fueled Capesize Bulk Carrier

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 22 Jul 2021
The ship will be delivered in early 2024 and will .

‘The Doors are Wide Open’: Denver Cannabis Company Gets DEA Approval To Expand Alzheimer’s Research

CBS News 22 Jul 2021
MedPharm says will soon be able to ship investigational medications over state lines for clinical trials, partner with other labs, and even apply for government grants ... Under this new DEA license, MedPharm can only conduct research on marijuana shipped in from government approved channels.

Covid disruptions make the case for short supply chains which 3D printers can deliver

Irish Independent 22 Jul 2021
The Covid pandemic disrupted global transport and has led to more than a year of unpredictable factory shutdowns ... The model of bulk manufacturing in low-cost markets then shipping goods around the world where they are hopefully still in demand should already have been on the way out. Covid has revealed its an unreliable as well as inefficient model ... .

OPA Warns Of Potential Mail Delays With Election Ballots

The Ocean City Dispatch 22 Jul 2021
OCEAN PINESOfficials with the Ocean Pines Association (OPA) say they are monitoring delays in the postal service as election materials wait to be processed and mailed to homeowners ... “All such bulk mailings are shipped to Baltimore for imaging and sorting, then sent to destination post offices ... All we can do is wait ... 11 ... Perrone agreed ... .