Latest News for: Demolition vessel


Trading Lives for Profit

Human Rights Watch 28 Sep 2023
The total will then only be paid back to the last owner of the vessel if the ship is recycled at an EU-approved facility ... Demolition history report for Virgin Star (IMO 9289568) Issued by Vessels Value, August 8, 2023; NGO Shipbreaking Platform, “Press ReleaseAccident on board Greek ship kills two and injures thirteen,.

Container freight rates to hit 2016 levels

Seatrade Maritime News 27 Sep 2023
With vessel demolition rates at under 10,000 teu per month the rate of growth has now easily surpassed the capacity growth booms of 2006-08 and 2014-15 which saw growth of a mere 120.000 teu per month on average.

Seafarers are unknowingly working with oil smugglers

Popular Science 28 Aug 2023
The vessel also featured on a list of ships under investigation for sanctions-busting by the organization United Against Nuclear Iran. It quickly became clear that for as long as Tripathi had been working on the ship, the vessel he’d called home had been smuggling oil for the Iranian regime.

Hurricane season safety tips for boaters | Opinion

Sun Sentinel 24 Aug 2023
The policy should cover the recovery, transportation, storage and if needed, repair of the vessel as well as worst-case scenario demolition and disposal of the vessel. Depending on the insurance company, it may require owners to take the boat out of the water or store the vessel in a specific location.

Major $13.5 contract for first phase of Te Pūwaha port works sign

NewstalkZB 07 Aug 2023
... to encourage local vessel construction and enhance New Zealand’s coastal shipping network” ... The first stage also includes the construction of a specialist water treatment plant to service the vessel maintenance of heavy pavement, along with demolition and ground preparation works.

Demolitions return to the MPV market, although low compared to historical levels

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 04 Aug 2023
... in the fleet, are now deciding to send vessels for demolition.

Jumbo and two directors fined over deals to recycle ships in Turkey

Tradewinds 14 Jul 2023
Dutch heavylift firm Jumbo and two of its directors have been fined by ...

This D-Day veteran, 101, witnessed World War II history from his boat

Stars and Stripes 06 Jun 2023
As dawn broke on D-Day, he recalls, his vessel was a short distance from the carnage on Omaha Beach, well within reach of enemy fire ... When a vessel was too damaged to be saved, underwater demolition experts destroyed it with explosive devices.

Container shipping warning: Green shoots are ‘transitory illusion’

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 30 Apr 2023
Carriers are not sending many older vessels for demolition ... Those ....

Facebook downgrades Hersh’s report to ‘partly false’

Russia Today 22 Apr 2023
BREAKING ... Read more Facebook labels Seymour Hersh's reporting ‘false’. Choosing to click through to the “fact-check” directs readers to the same Norwegian article, which claims that Norwegian military vessels were not near the blast site when Hersh said they ferried the American demolition team to their target.

The last voyages of the Orion V: Cattle, cocaine and a scrap yard’s torch

Tradewinds 21 Apr 2023
... its troubled voyage at the Turkish vessel recycling centre of Aliaga.

Car carrier orderbook surges by 30% in opening three months of 2023

Splash24/7 24 Mar 2023
Just 12 vehicle carriers are scheduled for delivery this year compared to ultra-low demolition activity predicted at three vessel removals, marginally improving the net fleet balance by 1.8% by total ceu, according to data from VesselsValue ... However, 46 vessels are scheduled for ...

Flag Administrators Denounce ITF’s Targeted Inspection Campaign

The Maritime Executive 21 Mar 2023
The ITF said that it would be targeting up to 1,000 ship inspections for vessels operating in the Mediterranean in the coming eight weeks ... PISR reports that in the past three years, only two vessels in its registry were sent for demolition from the Mediterranean ... PISR notes it applies a strict vetting process for vessel acceptance.

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