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Developing a Digital Container Triangulation Solution in China

Editors Note: The SCM thesis Developing a Digital Solution to Container Triangulation in China was authored by Jieming Feng and Mauricio Moreno and supervised by Dr. Özden Tozanl (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)). For more information on the research, please contact the thesis supervisor.Digital…
Norwegian Prima

New Norwegian Cruise Line Ship to Be Named Prima, Deployment Announced - Cruise Industry News

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced its 2022 newbuild will carry the name Norwegian Prima.The ship is due to enter service after being delivered from Fincantieri next summer and is one of six in a new class of ships.The ship is also expected to sail in Europe next summer before crossing to the Caribbean. Norwegian said it would announce more news regarding the new ship on Wednesday…

Watch a pod of dolphins enjoying the waves in Newhaven

Crew aboard a tug boat were treated to the spectacular sight of dozens of the animals emerging from the water as they were out providing levelling services to Newhaven Port.James Gray, assistant harbour master/marine works, said, Our tug crew at Shoreham Port were thrilled to capture this footage of a pod of 8-10 dolphins…

Ground-breaking ceremony for the Istanbul Canal

TURKEY. On Saturday 26 June 2021, Recep Tayyip Erdogan officially launched the construction of the Istanbul Canal (Kanal Istanbul), a new seaway that will enable ships to link the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara. Located to the west of the country's economic capital, this artificial strait, 45 km (27 miles) long, 275 metres wide and 21 metres deep, will run parallel to the Bosphorus Strait.

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Shipping vessels skip Auckland as cargo congestion continues

A shipping line is diverting one of its regular services away from Auckland because of its massive port cargo snarl-up. The congestion is causing gaps to appear on shelves, as retailers wait for stock to be unloaded at Ports of Auckland, the country's main gateway for sea freight. In response, shipping lines are getting creative.

Why are Lifeboats Killing Seafarers? – gCaptain

By Nick Yatsenko, Master MarinerDuring my life at sea, I was always anxious during lifeboat drills. One of my relatives was employed on a MSC container carrier as an Engineer Watchkeeper, and during his routine inspection inside the free-fall lifeboat, the craft suddenly released and fell into the water while a ship was…

Royal Caribbean Destinations: Mediterranean (All)

Athens and Ephesus. of Florence and Paris. Cruises are a wonderful, worry-free way to explore the great cities of Europe. other one-fourth are cruises of the British Isles and Northern Europe. and Italy, and may also visit ports in Portugal, Monaco, Tunisia or Morocco. Bulgaria or the Ukraine. solely on the Greek Isles. advance of your Mediterranean cruise. get oriented before boarding the ship.

Ship Repair: Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding Delivers

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding has delivered the newly-converted barge Commander to Port City Marine Services (PCMS) of Muskegon, Michigan. The Commander is a 495 x 72-ft. freight barge that underwent extensive conversion, including the installation of new cargo holds, trunk deck and bow, and a new cargo unloading system.

4 million bananas and 1,500 cars arrive at Port of Cork this week

Week in week out, container ships dock and depart from the Port of Cork to offload everything from fruit to fertiliser, cement and salt, timber and animal feed.Today it was cars with the arrival of the Grande New Jersey, a container ship from the Grimaldi Line carrying 1,500 cars.After docking the cars will be unloaded…

Dredging spoils transform into new terminal at the Port of Gothenburg

180,000 cubic meters of dredged material are currently being reused as filling material in the construction of the Port of Gothenburg’s next major investment. When the masses have been stabilized and solidified and further surface work have been completed, 140,000 square meters of new, long-awaited terminal space, will…

JINX celebrates 25 years of service

South Africa’s first Internet Exchange this month celebrates 25 years of continuous and uninterrupted service to both the country and the Internet consumer.The Johannesburg Internet Exchange (JINX) was launched in 1996, and this seminal event was followed by the launch of the Cape Town Internet Exchange (CINX) and Durban…

Coal Handling at Mormugao Port Trust to Be Reduced By Over 50%: Goa CM

Panaji: Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday said the coal handling at the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) would be reduced by more than 50%. This will be done by introducing alternative tourism projects including launching of a RORO (Roll On Roll Off) ferry service.Speaking to reporters, he denied allegations of compromising…

S. Carolina man who found WWII medals tracks their home

GOOSE CREEK, S.C.Nearly 2 million Purple Hearts have been awarded to brave Americans who have been wounded or killed in the line of duty, and it is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed to veterans.So last year when a dusty cardboard box was dropped off outside the American Legion Post 166 in Goose Creek with four unclaimed World War II campaign medals and a Purple Heart…

Pakistan Navy Commissions New Corvette

The Pakistan Navy commissioned its new Corvette PNS Tabuk at the Port of Constanta, Romania, on Thursday.The ship, a Damen OPV 1900, is part of a two vessel order with Damen, signed by the Pakistan Ministry of Defense in 2017. Both ships are built at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania. The first vessel, PNS Yarmook, joined the Pakistan Navy’s fleet in February this year.Like her sister vessel…

Indian Coast Guard averts mishap off Nicobar, tows drifting oil tanker | India News

The Indian Coast Guard is towing drifting tanker MT Anasthasia-1 away from the Katchall island, near the bio-sensitive ecology of pristine Nicobar islands. In an sea-air coordinated operation on Sunday, the Coast Guard commenced towing the tanker, after its owners failed to provide a tug for assisting their drifting vessel, carrying 910 MT of bunker fuel.

Saudi coalition foils terrorist act on oil tanker near Yemen | Saudi Arabia

The Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthis in Yemen says a commercial vessel has suffered minor damage from shrapnel in what it described as a foiled terrorist act, state media Al Arabiya reported.The blast on Wednesday hit the MT Agrari, a Maltese-flagged, Greek-managed vessel off the coast of Shuqaiq, Saudi Arabia, just north of the Yemeni border…
American Jazz

American Cruise Lines Unveils Biggest Mississippi Season Ever - Cruise Industry News

American Cruise Lines has unveiled its biggest season ever on the Mississippi River for 2021.The company announced it will be introducing two new modern riverboats, a brand new music cities cruise between Nashville and Memphis, 15 new shore excursions and new enrichment programs onboard company ships.From late February through December…

Maritime Containerization Market 2020-2027 Segmentation by Types, Regions, Applications and Key Play

The Global Maritime Containerization Market report is designed to effectively guide as a singular point of reference to address all reader queries and manufacturer doubts that enable high revenue generation amidst neck-deep competition in the Maritime Containerization market. Evergreen Shipping Agency CorpChina Ocean Shipping…

VIDEO: Kiel Canal dredging moves forward

Baggerbedrijf de Boer Dutch Dredging has just released this beautiful video from the the Kiel Canal dredging project in Brunsbüttel.At the moment, the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Van de Graaf Sr and bed leveler/ploughboat Bertus are working on this maintenance dredging scheme.This embedded content is only visible…