Latest News for: Ship berths


The biggest Baltimore bridge section yet was pulled from the river this weekend. Here’s how.

Daily Press 16 Apr 2024
Officials estimate that a total of 50,000 short tons of debris are sitting in the Patapsco River, blocking access to the shipping channel that leads to the Port of Baltimore ... The ship has power, but the bow thruster isn’t operational, Farrell said.

Shipping Activity at Port Qasim

Urdu Point 15 Apr 2024
A ship ‘Nicholas’ with 56,277 tonnes of Coal, berthed at ...

Lessons learned: Working in isolation can incur serious consequences

SAFETY4SEA 15 Apr 2024
Lessons learned RiskOnce the ship had departed the berth and was subject to the elements and manoeuvring forces the inherent instability of the lifting arrangements became obvious, resulting in the load shifting and falling onto the contractor.

Thordon Delivers SXL Water Lubricated Rudder Bearing to Research Ship

The Maritime Executive 15 Apr 2024
Bruntons Propellers, Thordon’s new authorized distributor in the UK, secured the order from the UK-based ship repair group, which operates drydocks and berths throughout the country.

Oman’s top ports handle 93.2m tonnes of cargo

GDN Online 15 Apr 2024
It also highlighted a significant increase in the number of berthed ships in 2023, reaching approximately 11,005 vessels compared to 10,553 watercraft in 2022, marking a 4.3pc rise. Cruise ship ...

Aspiring builders try their hand at Lego ships in San Pedro

Daily Breeze 14 Apr 2024
Builders of all ages gathered on Saturday April 13, 2024 at the Los Angeles Maritime Museum in San Pedro for the opportunity to build a ship using Lego pieces supplied by the museum. Michael Ting put his ship building skills to the test at the event.

New-era naval ship arrives at CFB Esquimalt on Monday

North Shore News 14 Apr 2024
The ship has a blended crew of about 70 from CFB Halifax and CFB Esquimalt ... Two 4.5-megawatt main propulsion engines power the ships, and bow thrusters provide increased maneuverability, allowing berthing without assistance from tugboats.

Baltimore’s port expected to rebound from Key Bridge disaster once channel reopens

Baltimore Sun 13 Apr 2024
The auto carrier berthed at Tradepoint Atlantic’s marine terminal was among nine ships carrying autos and other cargo that have been diverted from other port terminals upriver of the bridge or will be in coming days.

Driving Force

The Maritime Executive 12 Apr 2024
Seattle estimates $4 million in regional economic impact from each homeported cruise ship at berth or nearly $900 million in economic impact for the total season ... Weekend berths are full in 2024 for ...

Why the Crew Is Still Stuck Aboard the Ship That Totaled The Baltimore Bridge

Futurism 11 Apr 2024
"The ship is still considered a working vessel," Rev ... "This is still an active investigation with a ship that is not currently berthed at a place with direct access to the shore," the reverend told us.

Lessons learned: Snapback of mooring lines can be dramatic and result in fatalities

SAFETY4SEA 10 Apr 2024
As in its most recent Safety Digest, a vessel was discharging cargo alongside at a not always afloat but safely aground (NAABSA) tidal river berth just before low water ... settled aground at the berth.

Karnataka's Karwar base gets naval pier, residential accommodation

Hindustan Times 10 Apr 2024
... Project Seabird which will accommodate 32 ships and submarines, 23 yardcraft, a dual-use Naval Air Station, a full-fledged Naval Dockyard, four covered dry berths and logistics for ships and aircraft.

Mayflower II will travel through Cape Cod Canal soon. Here's how you can track the ship.

The Patriot Ledger 10 Apr 2024
For anyone hoping to catch a glimpse of the tall ship traversing the Cape Cod Canal on the way to her home berth alongside State Pier at Pilgrim Memorial State Park in Plymouth, her progress can be ...

We need answers on why ship crashed into Baltimore bridge, killing six workers | Letters

FDL Reporter 10 Apr 2024
But when the cargo ship Dali was leaving Baltimore, its tugboat escort only got it out of its berth and into the shipping channel. The tugs left, letting the ship go on its own to pass under the bridge.

Norwegian Sets Long-Term Strategy Ordering Eight Ships from Fincantieri

The Maritime Executive 09 Apr 2024
The new order calls for a total of eight cruise ships with 25,000 berths to be introduced in the decade between 2026 and 2036 ... The third ship, Norwegian Aqua (156,300 gross tons with 3,500 berths) ...