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Royal Navy Decommissions HMS Enterprise Ending Ocean Survey Service

The Maritime Executive 01 Apr 2023
A Royal Navy survey ship that went beyond its primary mandates to take part in many global missions and helped in humanitarian crises including the Beirut port explosion has been decommissioned after steaming more than 500,000 miles in a career spanning two decades.

Demands for Reform in the Wake of Philippine Ferry Fire

The Maritime Executive 01 Apr 2023
The primary agencies overseeing the shipping sector responded with a series of steps while the country’s senate is also demanding actions and planning an investigation ... They have ordered a full survey of all the vessels of the Aleson Shipping Lines. Media reports said the shipping company has not made a public statement.

WFW: ESG focused joint ventures are on the rise in shipping

SAFETY4SEA 31 Mar 2023
Examining ESG issues through the lenses of finance, regulation and technology, and drawing on a weighty survey of industry participants, the first edition of the report found that emissions reduction had become shipping’s main priority – even if how to do so was still hotly contested.

MARINA probes owner of fire-hit ferry

Manila Bulletin 31 Mar 2023
“In line with our commitment to ensure the safety and security of all maritime activities, we have also directed the conduct of surveys on all vessels operated by Aleson Shipping Lines, as well as intensified compliance monitoring for all vessels in the country,” the Marina said in a statement ... In its website, Aleson Shipping Lines, Inc.

OPEC oil output falls on Angola, Iraq outages - Reuters survey

Reuters 31 Mar 2023
LONDON, March 31 (Reuters) - OPEC oil output fell in March due to oilfield maintenance in Angola and a halt in some of Iraq's exports, a Reuters survey found on Friday, adding to the impact of strong adherence by top producers to a supply cut deal by the wider OPEC+ alliance ... The Reuters survey aims to track supply to the market.

Edwardian-era luxury liner soon to call Kingston its home as a tourist attraction

Ottawa Business Journal 31 Mar 2023
Commemorated on a Royal Canadian Mint coin in 2020, the 116-year-old ship has a wealth of stories to tell ... “Our museum manager is a former marine surveyor, which is a big advantage for us, so he spent days and days surveying the ship and wrote a report that went into the hundreds of pages on every aspect of the ship,” says West.

2023 GREEN4SEA Athens Forum: How industry navigates the complex legislative landscape towards decarbonization

SAFETY4SEA 30 Mar 2023
Sustainable Shipping ... She also pointed out the importance of the inclusion of shipping in the EU ETS and the new Fuel EU maritime regulation ... Ship Performance ... By offering appropriate standards, drawing reviews, and survey services, ClassNK aims to support the smooth implementation of these systems and contribute for decarbonizing ship operations.

Infinity Stone Announces Formation of AirCarbon Subsidiary for Rockstone Graphite Project and Partnership with R&D ...

Victoria Advocate 29 Mar 2023
Rockstone is strategically positioned to meet this demand given its geographic location near infrastructure and easy shipping routes to the VW new battery plant", said Zayn Kalyan, CEO and Director of Infinity Stone ... The Project has excellent access by logging haul roads that connect to paved/gravel roads with nearby railways and a shipping port.

Republicans are more likely to go on a cruise right now than Democrats

Business Insider 28 Mar 2023
A recent survey suggests Republicans are more likely to take a cruise right now than Democrats ... On the flip side, 40% of Democrat respondents said they were "very uncomfortable" going on a cruise ship, nearly double that of Republican respondents ... That gap narrows even more when considering the survey's margin of error.

Greek fleet shrinks for the first time since 2018

Greek City Times 28 Mar 2023
According to statistical data in the 36th annual survey conducted by the London-based Greek Shipping Cooperation Committee (GSCC), the decrease is an insignificant change to the overall Greek-controlled fleet ... In the 12 months, Liberia gained 66 ships, the Marshall Islands 57 and Panama 21 ships ... Panama comes next with 327 ships of 20.5m dwt.

Medal of Honor Monday: Navy Cmdr. Donald A. Gray

Knoxville Daily Sun 28 Mar 2023
That knowledge helped him save hundreds of men who were trapped when the ship was nearly destroyed by the Japanese ... Gary initially received training in San Francisco before being transferred to the Philippines, where he served on a gunboat and then a survey ship ... Gary was stationed on the third deck deep in the ship's belly when the explosions began.

Voice of the People, March 27, 2023

Atlantic City 27 Mar 2023
A flourishing whale population and booming ship traffic have converged to create a “roadkill” problem ... Detractors of offshore wind development blame associated geological surveys, claiming they are driving whales into ship traffic ... To help whales in harms’ way, we need to slow large ships down. This reduces ship strike lethality.

WFW: Shipping acknowledges the need for carbon trading and carbon offsets

SAFETY4SEA 27 Mar 2023
To remind, in February 2021, Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) published “The Sustainability Imperative” report on the impact of environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations on the shipping industry. Built around a global survey of circa 500 industry executives and senior managers, this years’ report’s key findings are.

Data on the politics of cruise ships, marriages, medical tourism and more

Union Leader 25 Mar 2023
As you might guess, your likelihood of boarding a cruise ship seems to increase alongside your age, as well as your income ... So is it cultural snobbery or covid caution that's driving the divide? You may recall that cruise ships played a starring role in the early days of the coronavirus outbreak.

Russia Calls for U.N. Investigation of Nord Stream Attack, as Hersh Accuses White House of False Flag

The Intercept 25 Mar 2023
... surveys ... On February 21, a Gazprom-contracted ship doing a survey discovered an antenna-like device that Russia alleged might be a component of the materials used in the sabotage of the pipeline or part of a triggering mechanism for an unexploded bomb on an underwater pipe.

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