The operations of discharge of LNG into the OLT Terminal for the Peak Shaving service were concluded

The operations of discharge of LNG into the OLT Terminal for the Peak Shaving service were concluded

OLT Offshore LNG Toscana announces that on December 6th, 2016 the operations of discharge of liquefied natural gas (LNG) were successfully concluded. Around 105.000 cmLiq LNG were discharged by the 156.000 cm …
Dec 9, 2016 /  Curious
Curious to Know and See: AAL - Cargo Discharge (Video)

Curious to Know and See: AAL - Cargo Discharge (Video)

Leading multipurpose heavy lift operator AAL has completed a series of shipments to Port Metro Vancouver (PMV) of an innovative ‘mobile’ grain shiploader to be installed at the Port’s Pacific …
Jun 3, 2016 /  Curious
Curious to Know and See: How Self-Unloading Ships Work (Video)

Curious to Know and See: How Self-Unloading Ships Work (Video)

Gravity-fed self-unloaders are highly specialized vessels that can quickly and efficiently discharge dry bulk cargo without the assistance of shore-side equipment or personnel. Self-unloading cargo ship - Image: …
May 16, 2016 /  Curious
US Court gets tough on illegal discharge at sea

US Court gets tough on illegal discharge at sea

A US Federal judge based in Hawaii has fined a South Korean shipping company $950,000 for its tanker’s failure to maintain an accurate oil record book, in violation of the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships and …
Apr 8, 2016 /  Vessels
German Shipping Companies Sentenced to Pay $1.5 Million for Illegally Discharging Oil into the Ocean

German Shipping Companies Sentenced to Pay $1.5 Million for Illegally Discharging Oil into the Ocean

The German shipping companies Briese Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG and Briese Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG MS “Extum,” who owned and operated the cargo ship M/V BBC Magellan, pleaded guilty on Tuesday …
Mar 19, 2016 /  Finance
Oceanfleet Engineers Indicted in U.S. Over Illegal "Magic Pipe" Discharge

Oceanfleet Engineers Indicted in U.S. Over Illegal "Magic Pipe" Discharge

The U.S. Justice Department Friday announced that a federal grand jury in Greenville, North Carolina returned a nine-count indictment against two engineering officers, Rustico Yabut Ignacio and Cassius Flores …
Dec 16, 2015 /  Curious
Shipowners Unaware Of New IMO Biofuel Regulations

Shipowners Unaware Of New IMO Biofuel Regulations

New regulations regarding biofuel carriage stipulated by IMO might result in a product tanker shortage for carrying the cargo if shipowners are unable to comply with the stated requirements, as commented by an …
Jul 17, 2015 /  Curious