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Murkowski asks CDC director for assurances on conditional sail order for cruise ships

Tuesday January 11, 2022 5:49 pm Senator Murkowski at the HELP committee hearing Juneau, Alaska (KINY) – U.S. Senator from Alaska Lisa Murkowski sought and received assurances from the Centers for Disease Control during Tuesday’s Senate Committee on Health, Education and Pensions hearing Tuesday that restrictions on cruise ships will be lifted by the agency. […]

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Signature of a construction contract for a commercial sailing freighter

The construction order has been signed for the sailing freighter capable of carrying 1,100 tonnes of freight (TOWT) Posted on Jan 11, 2022, 7:37 PM by The maritime executive In recent years, several companies have presented plans to bring freight transportation back to the era of sailing transportation. In the latest advancement of these concepts, […]

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Lack of tonnage still plagues the ship recycling market

The ship recycling market started in 2022, where it left 2021, ie in a constant “hunger” for more tonnage. In its latest weekly report, shipping broker Clarkson Platou Hellas noted that “As we move into the new year, market activity has continued to grow slowly compared to last year. However, we understand that smaller units […]

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Big shock for YAD as Gurdeep Singh Gosha leaves ship and joins BJP

In a major setback for Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), one of his most prominent faces and the chairman of his youth wing in Ludhiana Gurdeep Singh Gosha joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday. Gosha handed in his resignation letter to SAD leaders in the morning, stepping down from all posts, including that of […]

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Covid-hit cruise ship passenger abandoned in ‘horrific’ £ 750 quarantine hotel – World News

Rick Chadwick tested positive for Covid on the cruise and was forced to go to a quarantine hotel where the food is ‘rock cold’ and he considers himself ‘lucky’ not to have to share showers Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Spain: Rick Chadwick shows off in his […]

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Strange, abandoned ‘ghost ship’ found floating miles offshore with no trace of a crew

A strange abandoned “ghost ship” was discovered floating abandoned off the shore in the middle of the night. The ship, approximately 80m in length, was discovered in the Gulf of Thailand on January 6. There were the words Jin Shui Yuan 2 written on it in Chinese letters, but its original origin is unknown. There […]

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Android 13 could come with a redesigned audio output selector

Looks like Android 12 was released yesterday, but here we are already talking about its successor: Android 13. While we didn’t expect Android 13 to come with any substantial design changes, it looks like there will be plenty. smaller, quality-in-store lifespan improvements in the next major release. Over the past few weeks, we’ve gotten a […]

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Cruise ship builder MV Werften files for bankruptcy in Germany – Reports

German cruise ship builder MV Werften filed for bankruptcy on Monday, leaving the fate of the shipyard and its 2,000 employees uncertain, according to reports. The bankruptcy comes after negotiations between the German government and shipyard owner Genting Hong Kong failed to reach an agreement on financing the remainder of the construction of the Global […]

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First cruise ship to Hawai’i in 2 years arrives with isolated positive COVID-19 cases

The first cruise ship to Hawaii in two years has arrived with several isolated COVID-19 cases. A state official said those who tested positive had not left the ship. Grand Princess, who departed Los Angeles on January 4, arrived in Honolulu on Sunday January 9. Speaking to The Conversation, state Department of Transportation spokesman Jai […]

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Intertek Alert: Fuels with high sediment content in the ARA region

The samples were found in deliveries to Rotterdam, Antwerp and Ghent. File Image / Pixabay In the last two weeks Intertek Lintec tested a number of samples of VLSFO bunkers from vessels that took fuel in Rotterdam, Antwerp and Ghent which showed sediment contents above the ISO 8217 0.10% mass limit. The data collected showed […]