Latest News for: Vessel moves


Offshore lift boat flipped while lowering legs, turning

Times Union 18 May 2021
Lift boats have three or four legs, which tower above a boat that's moving and can be lowered to the bottom to raise the vessel as a temporary offshore platform ... It said other vessels in the area reported winds of more than 80 knots (92 mph, 148 kph), heavy rain and building seas about 3.30 p.m., when the accident occurred.

Shortcut for dendritic cells

Technology Org 18 May 2021
These white blood cells patrol the body’s tissues, collect components of pathogens and vaccines and transport them via lymphatic vessels to the nearest lymph node ... Consequently, cells in these capillary vessels need to actively move forward, which only happens at an extremely low speed.

Duterte vows to stay strong on South China Sea, continuing maritime patrols, despite gag order ...

Russia Today 18 May 2021
Duterte defies Beijing, says he won’t withdraw vessels from disputed waters. Last week, Duterte defied Beijing’s calls for Manila to remove its vessels from contested waters ... we will not move an inch backward,” the president said, adding “I will not withdraw.

With less winter ice, researchers consider year-round Great Lakes shipping

Duluth News Tribune 18 May 2021
“By the year 2050, which is only 30 years away, there are expectations that there will be relatively little ice on the Great Lakes that will impede the navigation of vessels,” Stewart said in a statement announcing the study ... “They operate year-round and move cargoes.

Russia puts British warship HMS Trent under 'constant tracking' as it enters the Black Sea ...

The Daily Mail 17 May 2021
Despite planning to track the Royal Navy offshore patrol vessel's every move, it posed 'no serious threat' to the Russians according to former Black Sea Fleet commander Admiral Vladimir Komoyedov ... serious threat' to the Russians, despite plans to track the frigate's every move.

Stena Line stops sailings on Rosslare-Fishguard route for vessel repairs

The Irish Times 17 May 2021
... of repair work in Belfast on its Stena Europe vessel ... In separate moves the company is returning the Stena Estrid, a new vessel, to the Dublin-Holyhead route after a spell on the Rosslare-Cherbourg route.

BSM Launches Digital Payment Platform for Seafarers

The Maritime Executive 17 May 2021
Going forward, BSM will continue to share its experience in developing and implementing the platform with other interested vessel owners and ship managers, taking an active role in supporting the maritime industry in moving away from cash and reap the benefits of digitalisation.

Gujarat braces for Cyclone Tauktae: A look at how state improved disaster preparedness since 1998 'super cyclone'

Yahoo Daily News 17 May 2021
Read full article. FP Staff17 May 2021, 11.18 am·3-min read ... FOLLOW LIVE UPDATES ON CYCLONE TAUKTAE HERE ... Due to the cyclone, about 20 vessels and ships, weighing 20,000 to 40,000 tons were swept away to Satsaida island, situated off Kandla port ... Officials at Kandla Port had closed all 17 jetties and moved ships as well as vessels to safety ... .

Seven people killed in Indonesia after attempt at group photo causes boat to capsize

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 17 May 2021
The accident happened when all 20 passengers suddenly moved to the one side of the vessel to take a group photo, authorities say ... .

InterManager frustration at finding government body to authorise vaccine purchase

Seatrade Maritime News 17 May 2021
Related ... Related ... “If we miss this opportunity then we’ll be kicking ourselves in a few months’ time when some vessels come to a grinding halt because we don’t have vaccinated seafarers.”. InterManager moved to source vaccines for seafarers after becoming frustrated with the slow pace of efforts to establish a framework international at the IMO ... .

Gujarat ports shut ahead of Cyclone Tauktae landfall

Business Line 17 May 2021
Because of Covid-19 pandemic people are reluctant to move to shelters and have shifted to their relatives’ places ... The State government has asked all ports — State-owned and private ports - to shut operations and asked berthed vessels to move to high seas.

Escape the crowd: walk through coastal villages

Shenzhen Daily 17 May 2021
The port in town is a famous national-level fishing port in Zhejiang Province as well as in China, hosting more than 1,500 vessels and producing a total of 300,000 tons of aquatic products per year ... Most of them are surnamed Huang and it’s said that their ancestors moved to the place from the neighboring Fujian Province.

The world economy is suddenly running low on everything

Stars and Stripes 17 May 2021
Today, with e-commerce demand soaring, warehouses have moved from the cheap outskirts of urban areas to prime parking garages downtown or vacant department-store space where deliveries can be made quickly, albeit with pricier real estate, labor and utilities ... Container vessels are ...

The global economy is suddenly running low on everything

Live Mint 17 May 2021
Today, with e-commerce demand soaring, warehouses have moved from the cheap outskirts of urban areas to prime parking garages downtown or vacant department-store space where deliveries can be made quickly, albeit with pricier real estate, labor and utilities.

Louisville woman, 95, knit 4K hats in late daughter's honor

Messenger-Inquirer 16 May 2021
LOUISVILLE — Five years shy of her 100th birthday, Louisville resident Marie Vessels doesn’t get around as easily as when she was younger ... Paul Church he always asks, ‘Marie are your fingers still working?‘” said Vessels ... Originally from Germany, Vessels moved to Louisville 70 years ago ... Her neighbors and her neighbor’s kids all have Vessels’ hats.