Latest News for: Vessel moves


Cattle stranded on ship in Spain must be destroyed, say vets

The Observer 28 Feb 2021
The lawyer said the ship’s managers will attempt to resist any move to unload the cattle and that he is in the process of contacting Lebanese authorities.The vessel is owned by Khalifeh Livestock Trading and managed by Talia Shipping Line, both based in Lebanon, while the cattle are owned by a third party.

CMA CGM to Expand US Pacific Route with First LNG-Fuel Boxships

The Maritime Executive 27 Feb 2021
The move is part of the company’s efforts to move to carbon neutrality by deploying a large fleet of LNG-powered vessels ... CMA CGM said that the move was a means of sharing its energy transition for shipping and providing its customers with effective solutions with these six 15,000-TEU LNG-powered vessels.

Japan Coast Guard may fire at foreign vessels attempting to land on Senkakus, government says

Stars and Stripes 26 Feb 2021
TOKYOJapan on Friday matched a move by rival China and will permit its coast guard to fire on foreign vessels attempting to land on the Senkakus, two square miles of uninhabited islands in the East China Sea ... They constitute another choke point for Chinese vessels steaming east, occupy a rich fishing ground and may sit atop fossil fuel reserves.

Port truck drivers protest long waits at Baltimore container terminal for second time in two years

Carroll County Times 26 Feb 2021
“The port driver does not seem to matter in this system, and yet, without the port drivers, the port would not move.” ... Like many of the port’s truckers, she is independent — hired by trucking firms to move containers in and out of the port to customers. They typically get paid for every load they move, so any delays eat into their bottom line.

US criticises China over assertiveness in Senkaku Islands

Beijing News 26 Feb 2021
"It is extremely deplorable and totally unacceptable that Chinese coast guard ships are entering Japan's territorial waters around the Senkaku Islands repeatedly and making moves to approach Japanese fishing vessels," Motegi said ... Chinese coast guard vessels have been spotted near ...

Bio-LNG makes its pitch on shipping’s path to 2050

Splash24/7 26 Feb 2021
... many LNG-powered vessels. The GHG data means that LNG-powered vessels perform well according to Poseidon Principles’ funding criteria, which were instigated by financial institutions to move shipping towards the International Maritime Organization’s 2050 decarbonisation goals.

FDA Authorizes Marketing of Novel Device to Help Protect Athletes' Brains During Head Impacts

Herald Mail 26 Feb 2021
When worn around the neck during sports activities, the Q-Collar provides compressive force to the internal jugular veins, which in turn increases the blood volume in the skull's blood vessels. Typically, when people experience blunt trauma accidents, the brain moves unrestrained in the skull, which is known as a "slosh."

Mother and child rescued after going overboard from ferry

Belfast Telegraph 26 Feb 2021
An investigation is continuing after a woman and her 11-year-old daughter went overboard from a ferry as it moved into dock. They were rescued from Belfast harbour on Thursday after entering the water from the Stena Horizon vessel, which was arriving from Liverpool ... PA. / ... They were taken to hospital for treatment ... .

Mum and daughter, 11, fell from ferry into the sea

Metro UK 26 Feb 2021
Stena Line is investigating the fall in Belfast, which is similar to another incident in 2012 (Picture. Picture by Kelvin Boyes/Press Eye) ... The woman and her daughter, 11, went overboard from the Stena Horizon vessel as it moved into the dock after a voyage from Liverpool ... Advertisement. Advertisement. A spokeswoman said ... Getty Images) ... MORE ... .

Maersk behind seven ship deal with Global Ship Lease

Splash24/7 25 Feb 2021
The website indicates that Maersk may have moved to buy the vessels late last year, before this latest deal which saw GSL acquire them ... The vessels are scheduled for delivery to GSL during ...

PLA mobilizes forces as US naval vessel transits Taiwan Straits

China Daily 25 Feb 2021
"The move by the US naval vessel brought risks to the Straits and deliberately compromised peace and stability in the region ... The US warship's move on Wednesday ...

Port of Corpus Christi, Port of Rotterdam enter into historic agreement

Alice Echo News Journal 25 Feb 2021
In 2020, the Port of Corpus Christi set an annual tonnage record for the fourth consecutive year, moving 159.7 million tons (144.9 million tonnes), driven primarily by increases in crude oil, LNG and agricultural exports ... The Port of Rotterdam in 2020 moved 436.8 million tonnes of cargo through its 42km waterway in the Netherlands.

CMA CGM to Dedicate Six New LNG-Powered Vessels to Service U.S. Customers

The Marshall News Messenger 25 Feb 2021
Six 15,000-TEU LNG-powered vessels to call the U.S. The first of these new vessels will be delivered in October 2021, and all ships will be fully operational by the end of 2022. The six 15,000-TEU vessels will be deployed on CMA CGM’s Pearl River Express (PRX) line, which sails from China to the Port of Los Angeles ... Moving toward a zero-carbon future.