Latest News for: Cargo ship


Fire rages on cargo ship carrying timber off Sweden

Reuters 05 Dec 2021
STOCKHOLM, Dec 5 (Reuters) - A fire on a cargo ship carrying timber off Gothenburg on Sweden's west coast was still not under control on Sunday after more than 24 hours, authorities said ... The ship's cargo, timber, had caught fire on Saturday, and while the ship ...

Six cargo ship crew from Japan infected with Covid-19

Hong Kong Standard 05 Dec 2021
Six sea crew members on a Japanese cargo ship Glory Sky have been infected with Covid-19, said Hong Kong health authorities as it reported nine imported Covid-19 cases on Sunday. All of the cases carried the L452R strain, which made them likely Delta cases.   ... The Standard Channel. IOS Android ... .

For 1st time: giant container ship 'EVER AIM', Vista-class cruise ship 'COSTA FIRENZE' cross Suez Canal

Egypt Today 05 Dec 2021
EVER AIM used the new Canal dug parallel to the original one transporting cargo weighing 241,000 tons distributed among 21,656 containers. The vessel is the third of 12 A-class series container ships built for Evergreen ... On Sunday, 64 ships crossed the Suez Canal in both directions carrying a total of 4.1 million tons of cargo.

Your packages may soon by flown on a massive jet with only one pilot, and ...

Business Insider 05 Dec 2021
The labor and shipping crises are taking flight as newer cargo planes may be developed in a way that would require only one pilot to be at the controls for most of a flight.A Boeing 767-300ER cargo plane ... Cargo planes and air carriers won big at the Dubai Airshow thanks to the shipping crisis and pandemic.

Mac McLouth to Celebrate 90th Birthday, Played Key Role to Shape Port Canaveral into Global ...

Space Coast Daily 05 Dec 2021
For more than 55 years, McLouth has made it his life’s mission to shape Port Canaveral into the nation’s port, and he has done an excellent job in transforming Port Canaveral from a sleepy cargo port into a powerhouse destination for cruise ship passengers, as well as the go-to port for cargo in Central Florida.

Abu Dhabi’s Mugharraq Port recognised as International Port Facility

Gulf News 05 Dec 2021
With the new certification, Mugharraq Port can now receive international and local vessels including container feeders, bulk and break-bulk carriers, mobile offshore drilling units, tugboats, chemical tankers, offshore support vessels, passenger ships and high-speed cargo crafts.

Polish Authorities Officially Confirm Detention of Russian Ship Ruslana

Urdu Point 05 Dec 2021
WARSAW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 05th December, 2021) The maritime office of the Polish city of Gdynia confirmed on Sunday the detention of Russian cargo ship Ruslana.

Kuwait bans entry of ships carrying goods to and from Israel

Middle East Monitor 05 Dec 2021
The Gulf state's daily newspaper Al-Anba reported today that "The ban includes all ships coming from other ports to unload part of their cargo in ...

NZ shipping faces uneven playing field in NZ waters -report

RNZ 05 Dec 2021
"Domestic coastal shipping operators pay emissions trading scheme (ETS) levies that are not imposed on competing international carriers," the report said ... International ships had only to content with a restriction in the Maritime Transport Act stating they could only carry coastal cargo if they were charting that course within a country anyway.

SC's Jasper Ocean Terminal not in near-term plans for Georgia port officials

The Post and Courier 05 Dec 2021
Development of the Jasper Ocean Terminal in South Carolina's Lowcountry is on the back burner again with news that the Georgia Ports Authority plans to build its next cargo container terminal on Hutchinson Island near the Port of Savannah ... Charleston port seeing anchored ships, cargo delays after holiday labor shortage.

Supply chain problems hit charities' holiday gifts for kids

Longview News-Journal 05 Dec 2021
ports, a lack of workers to move the cargo and skyrocketing shipping costs — lead to empty store shelves and higher prices on some products ... But such donations might further stress the profit margins of manufacturers who are facing high shipping costs and pressure to pass on increased costs to consumers.

Veterans honored for their service by area quilters

Mooresville Tribune 05 Dec 2021
Sharon Bormann Special to the Mooresville Tribune. In multiple ceremonies, the Grateful Quilters of Mooresville awarded Quilts of Valor to area veterans honoring each for their service. On Nov ... 22 at his home ... Along with 150 other servicemen, Campbell lived on board a cargo ship in the Pacific that was previously a banana boat used for shipping fruit ... .

Video: Cargo Ship Catches Fire in Southern Indonesia

The Maritime Executive 04 Dec 2021
He reported that the crew said suddenly there was thick smoke possibly coming from the accommodations area of the ship. Other reports however suggested that the ship might have suffered an engine fire ... The 44-year-old ship, the MT Sumantri Brodjonegoro was reportedly transporting a cargo of fertilizer.

Unloading damaged containers from ship could take up to 12 days

Castanet 04 Dec 2021
The cargo ship Zim Kingston left Constance Bank for Nanaimo early Friday. Removing 60 containers ­damaged by fire and rough weather aboard the cargo ship Zim Kingston could take up to 12 days and involve multiple ­salvage contractors, and safety and regulatory agencies, says the Port of Nanaimo.

‘Holidays by the Sea’ Returns to LA Port

The Epoch Times 04 Dec 2021
... Ship Exy Johnson docked adjacent to the Town Square, a brilliantly colorful sight set against the night harbor sky and the giant cargo ships of the Port,” according to ....