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NYK Bunkers Ammonia-Fueled Tug to Prepare for Sea Trials

The Maritime Executive 18 Jul 2024
After years of planning, design, and permitting, the conversion project began to outfit the first tug boat to operate on ammonia as its primary fuel ... Ammonia bunkering took place in Japan in a truck-to-ship operation (NYK).

Cruise and maritime industry set recommendations to accelerate path to Net Zero

TravelDailyNews 16 Jul 2024
Cutting across the maritime ecosystem from technology developers and fuel providers to shipbuilders, ship operators and ports, the Summit’s conversations focused on three key areas including ...

Report: Preparing Tankers for Conversion to Green Fuels

MarineLink 15 Jul 2024
The Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping has published a technical, environmental, and techno-economic analysis of the impacts of preparation and conversion of tankers for green fuels.

11 states, 4,000 miles: the solo cycling trip that taught me about America

The Times/The Sunday Times 13 Jul 2024
... Sound, the watery playground of Seattle, where cormorants fished beside container ships destined for the Pacific. Long-distance bicycle travel opens you up to conversations, and offers, such as these.

Way We Were: The American Dream torpedoed, part 4

Park Record 11 Jul 2024
He reserved a third-class ticket on the top-of-the-line passenger ship, the Lusitania ... The topic of Germany’s unrestricted submarine warfare against British ships dominated passenger conversations ... The massive ship shuddered.

Hoda Kotb open to dating Kevin Costner

The News International 11 Jul 2024
The conversation began when a fan called in to find out Hoda's thoughts on fans “shipping” her and the 69-year-old actor, as well as whether or not she had communicated with him since he appeared on her show ... .

A very heavy piece of Great Lakes shipping history relocates back to Sturgeon Bay

Green Bay Press Gazette 11 Jul 2024
It went through several owners, which its listing on the Wisconsin Shipwrecks website says is typical of commercial ships of the day, and conversion to a barge in 1891 that added 30 feet to its length before the Sturgeon Bay Stone Co.

REDO initiative: Psychological safety is the foundation of a healthy work environment

SAFETY4SEA 10 Jul 2024
Changing the onboard culture one person at a time involves getting shipping companies to recognize that the social work environment is just as crucial as the physical one ... To ensure they continue the good work after we leave the ship.

Philippines to scale-up building its own warships

Gulf News 10 Jul 2024
... Uno, Albuera, Leyte, offers a full range of shipbuilding and repair services, including new construction, retrofitting, conversion, and modification of commercial merchant ships and fishing vessels.

Ukrainian plot to sabotage Russia’s sole aircraft carrier foiled – FSB

Russia Today 10 Jul 2024
In March, a Ukrainian agent using the alias ‘Oleg’ contacted an unnamed Russian naval officer serving on the ship, according to the FSB. During that conversation, ‘Oleg’ exerted ...

2024 Seaport Art Walk opens July 11 in New Bedford. Meet the seven artists.

SouthCoast TODAY 10 Jul 2024
... called “The Wellerman.” After conversations with the kids about New Bedford’s role in the whaling industry and the lives of the men aboard its ships, she began drawing to the beat of the sea shanty.

Should the Philippines build its own warships?

Gulf News 10 Jul 2024
This facility offers a full range of shipbuilding and repair services, including new construction, retrofitting, conversion, and modification of commercial merchant ships and fishing vessels.

Star Wars: The Acolyte Episode 7 Recap, Spoilers, & Episode 8 Theories

Coming Soon 10 Jul 2024
A conversation around a campfire sheds more light on their mission ... Later, on their ship, immediately following the tense conversation, Sol stares hard at Torbin like he’s a pathetic piece of shit for letting Aniseya inside his brain.

Local author sends children's books to Africa

The Saline Courier 09 Jul 2024
That was about seven months ago, and since then Peters has been gathering books from authors around Arkansas to ship to students in Salaam ... Peters shipped the books to California three weeks ago, and they are now officially on the way to East Africa.

Urgent need for universal maritime methane standards, MAMII warns

SAFETY4SEA 09 Jul 2024
It will also make methane performance a key design parameter for future ships, trigger the uptake of solutions for and conversion of existing engines, and substantially improve the methane footprint of the global maritime fleet.

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