August 15, 2017

IMO: Verification of the gross mass of a packed container

Introduction The consequences of misdeclaring the gross mass of a packed container can be far-reaching.  Should a discrepancy between the declared gross mass and the actual […]
August 15, 2017

Giant pipes washed up on Norfolk beaches could take weeks to recover

The recovery of four giant plastic pipes washed up on the Norfolk coast may take “several weeks”, the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) has said. Norwegian […]
August 14, 2017

‘English Channel freight volumes in first half of year were highest ever’ says P&O Ferries

P&O Ferries carried more freight across the English Channel in the first six months of 2017 than in any first half of the year in its […]
August 14, 2017

Ultra-large container ship CSCL JUPITER grounding blocked Antwerp

Ultra-large container ship CSCL JUPITER ran aground on Scheldt river bank at around 0700 LT Aug 14 at Bath, Zeeland, Netherlands, while proceeding downstream en route […]