Latest News for: Ship positions


Senate passes bill to lift restrictions on Seattle-to-Alaska cruises

Finger Lakes Times 15 May 2021
Senate bill allowing cruise lines to circumvent a Canadian cruising ban passed unanimously Thursday, paving the way for the first large cruise ships in more than a year to sail between Seattle and Alaska as early as this summer ... And cruise operators would still need to market voyages, sell berths and staff and position their ships.

Gloversville Housing Authority board hires new director

The Daily Gazette 15 May 2021
Mazur, a Johnstown resident, said his most recent job had been working as warehouse supervisor at the Dollar General distribution plant in the town of Florida in charge of shipping operations. He said over the last 15 years he’s worked in managerial positions for three different businesses, all related to distribution.

Dynamic Positioning Systems Market worth $10.5 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets�

MENA FN 14 May 2021
Rise in offshore shipping industry and rise in naval based operations in military vessels are the major factors anticipated to boost the demand for marine batteries during the forecast period ... Small and medium commercial vessels are the ship type which are majorly equipped with class 1 dynamic positioning system.

US Senate Approves Act Permitting Large Ships to Cruise to Alaska

The Maritime Executive 14 May 2021
Senate this afternoon approved the Alaska Tourism Recovery Act that would permit large cruise ships to operate cruises to Alaska this summer ... Most of the cruise ships are not in position for the market and the cruise lines are still struggling to come to terms with the U.S.

New video from USS Omaha shows unknown aerial sphere vanishing into ocean

Fox31 Denver 14 May 2021
In March, more documentation surfaced in the form of ships logs, which confirmed that unidentified objects were seen by crews aboard multiple warships in restricted waters off the coast of southern California ... So Tyler Rogoway's like the only journalist that has got everything right so far, when it comes to ship positions and that kind of thing.

Safe Bulkers, Inc. pursues its fleet renewal and deleveraging strategy

Dry Bulk 14 May 2021
Upon completion of the two sales the net liquidity is expected to increase by about US$16.5 million ... Dr ... At the same time the Company is accelerating its deleveraging, maintaining a strong liquidity position.” ... https.// .

Edwin Poots must negotiate sea border and steer party in doldrums

The Irish Times 14 May 2021
“This behaviour was always going to happen one year before an election because that’s what our parties do, they harden their positions to reassure their voters they are who they say they are,” she says ... On the positive side, it offers time to spend with the party’s grassroots, and space to distance himself from photo images with Sinn Féin.

Stories of Old Nevada: Eureka

Elko Daily Free Press 14 May 2021
DENNIS CASSINELLI. Eureka, Nevada was the nation’s first important silver-lead district, and was Nevada’s second richest mineral producer during the 1800s ... In 1875, the Eureka and Palisade railroad was completed and Eureka’s position as a shipping center for central Nevada mining districts was secured ... Violence erupted and five Italians were killed ... .

ABS Working with Korean Shipbuilders on CO2 Carrier Design

The Maritime Executive 13 May 2021
Hyundai Mipo will develop the designs for the ship and its cargo storage system ... HMD notes that it is also working on the development of ammonia-fueled ships and a liquefied hydrogen carrier, and believes that all of these projects can help the yard to rise its competitive position while contributing to the global climate efforts.

Time to Act on Mental Health at Sea

The Maritime Executive 13 May 2021
Yet when the pandemic struck and countries closed borders and flights were cancelled, up to 400,000 were trapped at sea, according to figures from the International Chamber of Shipping ... Some companies were already working on mental health initiatives, putting them in a good position to respond when the pandemic hit.

Pearl Harbor casualty to be honored with graveside service in Harvard

Hastings Tribune 13 May 2021
He was among the 429 crewmen who perished when aircraft bombarded the ship with at least eight torpedo hits in an attack that ushered the U.S ... Department of Veterans Affairs, exhumed all of the unknown remains from the ship and began the lengthy identification process in 2015.

U.S. Army to host national hiring campaign, offers up to $40,000 in bonuses

Union Leader 13 May 2021
During the five-week Army National Hiring Days event, the Army is offering a special $2,000 incentive for individuals who enlist in one of 11 priority occupations and ship to training by the end of September — these positions range from special forces and psychological operations to explosives ordnance disposal and air and missile defense.

Irving shuts Halifax Shipyard after positive COVID-19 test

CBC 13 May 2021
Irving has shut its Halifax Shipyard after a positive COVID-19 test from someone connected to its second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship ... .

Aldermen approve agreement that could bring 1,000-plus warehouse jobs to Davenport

Dispatch Argus 13 May 2021
The vast majority of the positions created would be associates who work selecting, packing and shipping customer orders, according to the grant application. Remaining positions would include salaried managers and human resources and finance professionals, with more than 100 out of the planned 1,000-plus jobs earning $60,000 or more.