Latest News for: Ship positions


Video: Meyer Transfers First Large Cruise Ship in a Year to the Sea

The Maritime Executive 02 Mar 2021
Meyer Werft completed a key step in the construction of its newest large cruise ship transferring the ship from the building yard in Papenburg, Germany to the North Sea ... The process began overnight on February 27 with the ship moved from the fitting out dock and positioned with the assistance of two tugs.

After 85 years of building Miami's Black middle class, longshoremen face biggest crisis yet

Finger Lakes Times 02 Mar 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has reduced working hours for cruise ships from 90,443.50 in January 2020 to just 3,878 last month ... The operator — also a longshoreman — positions the crane over the ship, secures cables to the container, then moves the crane back over the pier and lowers the container 20 stories onto the back of an 18-wheeler truck.

Iranian boxship refloated off Batam

Splash24/7 02 Mar 2021
The ship has been stuck in the same position off the Indonesian island of Batam since May 10 last year when it grounded.

Mayor de Blasio Calls on State to Expand Coronavirus Eligibility, Praises J&J

Hamodia 02 Mar 2021
“We depend on them. We need them to be healthy.” ... The 7-day positivity rate is currently 6.09%. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine, which is expected to ship throughout the country shortly, will be utilized by the city’s Homebound Senior Initiative to vaccinate the homebound elderly and those with disabilities ... ___ ... .

U.S. Navy’s 5th Fleet has Two Potential Outbreaks of COVID-19

The Maritime Executive 01 Mar 2021
The Navy is following the protocols developed last year after the first outbreaks of the virus aboard its ships that drew worldwide attention. As of the last report, approximately a dozen service members aboard the amphibious transport dock USS San Diego tested positive for COVID-19.

Israeli-owned ship arrives in Dubai after blast

Shenzhen Daily 01 Mar 2021
The blue and white ship is now berthed in Dubai’s Port Rashid, having sailed from its position off the coast of Omani capital Muscat, where the explosion occurred ... The MV Helios Ray is owned by Tel Aviv-based Ray Shipping Ltd ... shipping database shows.

Ocean Technologies Group: Resilience and reliability

Splash24/7 01 Mar 2021
For the last couple of decades Manish Singh has extolled the positive effects of consolidation for shipping ... While there’s still plenty in shipping who adamantly believe that training is better in person, Singh argues that the industry needs to accept new realities.

Adnoc Logistics acquires 6 Very Large Crude Carriers

Gulf Daily News 01 Mar 2021
These purchases also further reinforce our position as the largest, fully integrated logistics and shipping company in the region, paving the way for the transportation of greater crude volumes to customers across the world.”.

World Shipping Council strengthens its organisation in Asia and the USA

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 01 Mar 2021
To support its growing scope of activities across the globe, the ...

Novavax posts wider quarterly loss, sales jump due to pandemic-related services

Market Watch 01 Mar 2021
Shares of Novavax Inc ... The company said it continues to make "significant strides" toward bringing its COVID-19 vaccine candidate to market, which has shown positive efficacy results, including against variants, and can be shipped and stored at regular refrigeration ... .

COVID relief bill includes provisions to help federal employees

Federal News Radio 01 Mar 2021
The Navy said about 12 sailors aboard the San Diego had tested positive for coronavirus as of Friday. That ship is in the middle of a port visit in Bahrain, and officials said it’s since been placed in a “protective bubble” to contain the spread ... Those factors include the kind of position, and the nature and date of the drug use.

Welsh politics shows how devolution has failed

The Spectator 01 Mar 2021
If, as expected, Labour is the largest party but short of a majority, they are in a very different position if they have, say, three Lib Dems to negotiate with as well as Plaid ... Some Welsh Conservatives have already started debating what could be a compromise position on the constitutional question.