Latest News for: Port risks


ATSB: Pilot Error, Lack of Procedure Caused Bulker's Grounding

The Maritime Executive 14 Jul 2024
Ineffective pilotage and port deficiencies caused the grounding of a bulk carrier last year, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has determined ... The port authority also came in for criticism ... In effect, this increased the risk of grounding.

US: World’s first hydrogen-powered commuter ferry to begin plying soon

Interesting Engineering 14 Jul 2024
This is how you can start chipping away at the carbon intensity of your ports.”. Even though all these initiatives seem lucrative, are there any pollution and climate-related risks associated with ...

Unprecedented numbers of gray whales are visiting San Francisco Bay, and nobody quite knows why

The Los Angeles Times 14 Jul 2024
Regardless of the cause for their return, they're growing increasingly worried that as the numbers of these charismatic megafauna grow, so too does their risk of injury and death in these high-traffic waters.

Tata Steel deal in sight as future of Port Talbot plant hangs in the balance

This is Money 13 Jul 2024
Tata, an Indian multinational group which bought Port Talbot in 2007, plans to shut its final furnace, which makes steel using coal and iron, in September.

Are rich people at greater genetic risk for cancer? What the experts say

New York Post 12 Jul 2024
A new, large study out of Finland suggests that people with good jobs have a greater genetic risk for cancer, especially breast and prostate cancers ... I’m a cancer dietitian — here are 13 easy ways to lower your risk for colon cancer.

One Tech Tip: What to do if your personal info has been exposed in a ...

Springfield News-Sun 12 Jul 2024
But it does mean you’re at risk,” said Arar ... To reduce that risk, AT&T advises also setting up a unique passcode that's needed to prevent significant account changes such as porting phone numbers to another carrier.

Rising costs and market disruption bring inventory management back into focus

Splash24/7 12 Jul 2024
Trade lane disruption, vessel re-routing, increased safety risks and port congestion are focussing minds on efficiency, even as near-term earnings remain strong.

Russian Navy Vessel Spotted at New "Base" in Abkhazia

The Maritime Executive 11 Jul 2024
The development means that Russia now has access to another port on the eastern edge of the Black Sea, farther fromdddddd the risk of a Ukrainian drone strike ... base at the small port of Ochamchire.

ZeroNorth launches eBDN with Vitol Bunkers in Singapore

SAFETY4SEA 11 Jul 2024
The deployment of eBDN will help Vitol Bunkers streamline workflows, eliminate the risk of manual errors, enhance efficiencies and reduce costs. The rollout also supports the Maritime & Port Authority ...

Exclusive Brethren school contracts revealed, Australians found dead in Philippines hotel, The Shining actor Shelley ...

AOL 11 Jul 2024
The NSW government has been urged to resuscitate a long-lost railway line from Port Kembla to south-west Sydney – or risk wasting the potential of the city’s new airport, the Sydney Morning Herald says.What’s happening today.

Russian Attack Damages Ukrainian Port

MarineLink 10 Jul 2024
Additional war risk premiums for ships entering Ukrainian ports has hovered around 0.5% of the value of the ship for a number of months, the insurance source said, which still works out at hundreds of ...

Circuit of the Northwest has a year to secure money for $200M event center, racetrack

Kitsap Sun 10 Jul 2024
... could stimulate job growth and that because the Port isn’t obligated on the project’s finances, and there is not current competing interest in the property, granting CNW an extension poses no risk.

MoEI’s programme to ensure highest level of sustainability

Gulf Today 10 Jul 2024
Improving our tracking systems using advanced technology will enhance maritime transport and mitigate risks, which will contribute to increasing trade and transport traffic through UAE ports.

Vista Outdoor Board of Directors Reiterates Commitment to Sale of The Kinetic Group to CSG ...

Hastings Tribune 10 Jul 2024
(the “Transaction”), including (i) the failure to receive, on a timely basis or otherwise, the required approval of the Transaction by our stockholders, (ii) the possibility that any or all of the ...

FBX Index July 2024: Looking forward

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 09 Jul 2024
With container market spot prices jumping on the back of a pre-tariff ...