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Aging shadow fleet carrying Russian oil poses disaster risk

The Lawton Constitution 28 Mar 2023
Tankers that should have been scrapped by now are doing loads of ship-to-ship transfers of millions of barrels of oil without proper insurance.” ... The tanker flies the flag of Cameroon, one of a handful of blacklisted countries under something called the Paris MOU, an international organization that promotes and coordinates safe shipping.

Greek fleet shrinks for the first time since 2018

Greek City Times 28 Mar 2023
Except for chemical and product tankers and container ships, which increased slightly in terms of dwt, the remaining categories recorded a slight decrease or remained unchanged regarding ships and dwt about the corresponding world fleet type in 2022.

Spain cracks down on ship-to-ship transfers

Splash24/7 28 Mar 2023
In the wake of sanctions against Russia, the volume of STS transfers has soared with Russia taking cargoes from its coast on smaller tankers and then moving them onto larger ships before heading to the likes of India and China, a trend that has alarmed many governments at the potential environmental risks posed.

Monjasa product tanker boarded in Gulf of Guinea

Splash24/7 28 Mar 2023
After an extended period of comparative calm, a ship has been boarded in the highly risky waters of the Gulf of Guinea. The Liberian-flagged product tanker, Monjasa Reformer, owned by Danish bunker supplier Monjasa, was attacked on Saturday night offshore Congo ... Montec was notified by the crew that pirates had boarded the tanker.

Putting a ‘tight lid’ on oil spills

Manila Bulletin 28 Mar 2023
Meanwhile, last March 21, a Japanese ROV (remotely operated vehicle) found the oil tanker and sent images showing that the ship “suffered structural damage after sinking.” It was found 7.7 nautical miles from Balingawan Point in Naujan. Finding the location of the oil tanker is good news, but there’s nothing to celebrate here.

Pirates attack and board Danish-owned ship in Gulf of Guinea

RTE 28 Mar 2023
Pirates have attacked and boarded a Danish-owned ship in the Gulf of Guinea, shipping company Monjasa confirmed this morning.

Pirates board Danish-owned ship in Gulf of Guinea

FX Empire 28 Mar 2023
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -Pirates attacked and boarded a Danish-owned ship in the Gulf of Guinea on Saturday and all communications channels with the vessel are down, a spokesperson for shipping company Monjasa said ... The vessel is operated by Dubai-based Montec Ship Management, which is owned by Monjasa.

Crews demolish historic Monterey Bay pier, in danger of collapse after January storm damage

Monterey Herald 28 Mar 2023
Birds land on the SS Palo Alto, a concrete ship built as a tanker at the end of World War I, near the pier that was damaged in January storms at Seacliff State Beach in Aptos, Calif., on Monday, March 27, 2023 ... It was built as a military oil tanker in Oakland in 1919 when steel was in short supply during World War I.

Done selling? George Economou tied to last Mangrove newcastlemaxes

Tradewinds 28 Mar 2023
Steel-hungry shipowner George Economou is going all in on shipping.

Neste and Terntank sign for wind and methanol powered tankers

SAFETY4SEA 27 Mar 2023
Neste and Terntank announced today that have signed an agreement for two new lower-emission tankers to transport raw materials and products ... We are happy to be able to provide them with the state-of-art product tankers and innovative technologies to minimize the environmental impact of shipping and work together towards carbon neutrality targets.

Deadly explosion rips through forecastle of Indonesian product tanker

Splash24/7 27 Mar 2023
The fire occurred yesterday afternoon on the Kristin product tanker, a 2003-built ship flagged ...

CMA CGM, COSCO and Hapag-Lloyd line up further orders

Splash24/7 27 Mar 2023
Tanker and dry bulk owners thinking the odd shipyard slot might open up as liners and gas carriers ease off ordering have been given pause for thought ... In China, meanwhile, Maersk Broker is reporting COSCO is lining up a new series of 16,000 teu methanol dual-fuel ships at affiliated yards.

Shipping Activity at Port Qasim

Urdu Point 27 Mar 2023
Meanwhile three more ships, America, Mega I and Evridiki carrying Containers, Palm oil and ... A total of 03 ships were engaged at PQA berths during the last 24 hours, out of them an oil tanker 'Leader' is expected to sail on today.

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