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Dry Bulk Demand Delivering Recovery
Dry bulk shipping charter rates will continue to recover with firm demand and controlled fleet growth, reports Drewry.
Published: 02 August 2017

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Dry Bulk Demand Delivering Recovery
Trade & Commodities
No end in sight for profound crisis in Brazil’s aluminium industry
There is no sign of an end to the deep crisis affecting the aluminium industry in Brazil, where the output of primary aluminium has fallen by 30% in the past three years, and where per capita consumption of the metal has fallen from...
Published: 24 July 2017

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Bauxite and alumina capacity – cuts needed to ensure trade balance and boost prices
China has been for long remained at the receiving end of global criticism for unrestrained exports of steel and aluminium and causing environmental injuries...
Published: 22 July 2017

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Steel production pickup boosts raw materials trade
Cargoes of iron ore and coking coal — the main commodities required for steelmaking — became more numerous recently, responding to rising production of steel...
Published: 20 July 2017

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Steel production pickup boosts raw materials trade
A flat outlook for grain trade? – BULK CARRIER TRADE & FLEET OUTLOOK July 2017
Commodity import demand in a number of countries evidently is being reinforced by positive influences. These are assisting growth in global seaborne dry bulk trade, with indications pointing to a possible...
Published: 19 July 2017

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A flat outlook for grain trade? – BULK CARRIER TRADE & FLEET OUTLOOK July 2017
Shipping & Transportation
TK Foundation gives IMRF $450,000 to support African SAR development
The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) has been awarded $450,000 USD by The TK Foundation to support its work building vital maritime search and rescue (SAR) capability in Africa...
Published: 15 August 2017

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Firm demand will continue to support dry bulk shipping
Drewry expects that dry bulk shipping charter rates will continue to recover with firm demand and controlled fleet growth, according to the latest edition of the Dry Bulk Forecaster, published by global shipping consultancy Drewry...
Published: 02 August 2017

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Marine Transport International puts the recycling supply chain onto the blockchain
Marine Transport International (MTI) has launched a proof of concept trial which aims to connect parties involved in the recycling supply chain via blockchain technology...
Published: 27 July 2017

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DNV GL opens fleet performance centres
DNV GL has opened two digital fleet performance centres in Hamburg and Singapore to support its ECO Insight customers in monitoring and optimizing their fleets...
Published: 25 July 2017

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New port agency model proves attractive to bulk shipping markets
Following a strong take-up of its services since its February 2017 launch, global ship agency company WaterFront Maritime Services (WaterFront), has added a further three regional ship agency companies...
Published: 24 July 2017

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UK P&I Club advises on ventilation to avoid cargo sweat
“Cargo sweat can be caused primarily by either cargo heating up or from a vessel transiting from a warmer to cooler environment.
Published: 24 July 2017

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Industry recognition for Langh Tech’s scrubber
In mid-June this year, the environmentally friendly scrubber from Langh Tech was recognized, as the EU-project based on the technology received the Baltic Sea Clean Maritime Award at the Baltic Sea Forum in Berlin...
Published: 21 July 2017

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Industry recognition for Langh Tech’s scrubber
Hanseaticsoft integrates searoutes.com into Cloud Fleet Manager to improve voyage calculations and costings
Hanseaticsoft, a German software provider, is integrating searoutes.com’s navigation data into the Charter module of its ship management platform, Cloud Fleet Manager (CFM) to enable shipping companies to calculate the optimal routes and cost of their voyages more accurately...
Published: 19 July 2017

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Subsea industries welcomes TAU research into hull biofouling
A study into the extent to which biofouling on ships’ hulls is contributing to the spread of invasive aquatic species in the Mediterranean Sea – a phenomenon commonly associated with ship...
Published: 18 July 2017

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Subsea industries welcomes TAU research into hull biofouling
The Pasha Bulker ten years on – an insider's account
The worst of the unforgettable storm that pulverised Newcastle seemed over but news about a coal ship about to beach off Newcastle’s Nobby’s Beach meant it had really just begun...
Published: 17 July 2017

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Ports & Terminals
Cliffs Natural Resources to locate HBI production plant at Ironville Terminal
On 15 June, the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority announced that Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. will locate its first hot briquetted iron (HBI) production plant at Ironville Terminal in East Toledo...
Published: 27 July 2017

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Cliffs Natural Resources to locate HBI production plant at Ironville Terminal
Agreement reached for LNG supply station at Dunkerque
Dunkerque’s LNG terminal and Grand Port Maritime de Dunkerque have signed an agreement for the development of an LNG supply station.
Published: 26 July 2017

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Agreement reached for LNG supply station at Dunkerque
PORT OF KIEL right on target for growth
The port of Kiel is very much on target for growth and has posted its best half-year results to date. In the first six months of 2017 the port’s varied facilities handled 3.7 million tons of goods...
Published: 24 July 2017

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New terminal management system for Cuxport
The digital networking of ports is progressing at high speed and Logistics 4.0 is already a term that is familiar to many people...
Published: 18 July 2017

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ABP humber and rbt join growing abto membership
ABP Humber has joined the Association of Bulk Terminal Operators (ABTO) as a full member, in what marks a significant milestone for the newly formed trade association...
Published: 10 July 2017

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"Blockchain would have saved firms from ransomware outages”
Multiple companies are still reeling after the cyber-attack that disabled a large part of Maersk Line’s computer systems...
Published: 30 June 2017

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Electrifying Brazil’s Port Transportation; GE Delivered Turnkey Project to Upgrade the Tiplam at the Port of Santos
GE Energy Connections has recently successfully delivered the full turnkey project to VLI for engineering, supply and commissioning of the port terminal Luiz Antonio Mesquita...
Published: 30 June 2017

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British Steel completes transfer of 50% stake in Redcar Bulk Terminal
On 1 June, British Steel announced it had completed the transfer of a 50% stake in Redcar Bulk Terminal from Tata Steel, agreed as part of the original purchase of the Long Products Europe business...
Published: 27 June 2017

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ADM to complete expansion in Santos and Pará
The Brazilian arm of Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has recently completed expansion of its export capacity at its terminal in the Port of Santos...
Published: 26 June 2017

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Bunge consortium awarded Rio de Janeiro wheat terminal
In Brazil, the Maravilha consortium, which was put together by Bunge and M.Dias Branco, has been awarded the concession for the Terminal de Trigo (Wheat Terminal) in the Port of Rio de Janeiro...
Published: 25 June 2017

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FLSmidth wins operations contract in Morocco
FLSmidth has won a five-year contract from OCP S.A. (formerly known as Office Che´rifien des Phosphates) to operate port equipment for handling phosphate, fertilizers, and sulphur...
Published: 23 June 2017

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Engineering & Equipment
Powered Conveyor Belt Tracker: Continuous, Precise Adjustment
A new powered conveyor belt tracker from Martin Engineering delivers immediate and continuous precision adjustment of hard-to-track reversing conveyors, helping operators reduce spillage and extend the life of belts and other system components...
Published: 15 August 2017

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Dust collection company AAF now ATEX-certified
According to reports, many dust explosions are started by mechanical sparks. Wet dust collection is seen as a solution to eliminate some of the factors that contribute to dust explosions...
Published: 27 July 2017

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Spanish port operator Noatum adds another Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour crane to its fleet
NoatumTerminal Castellon, part of the leading Spanish port operator Noatum Maritime, has added another Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour crane to its fleet. The Model 6 machine was put into operation...
Published: 26 July 2017

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Spanish port operator Noatum adds another Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour crane to its fleet
Bedeschi supplies shiploader to AdvanSix plant in Virginia, USA
Bulk handling equipment specialist Bedeschi has supplied a 500tph (tonnes per hour) shiploader to the AdvanSix Plant in Hopewell,Virginia, USA...
Published: 25 July 2017

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Bedeschi supplies shiploader to AdvanSix plant in Virginia, USA
FLSmidth signs large cement plant contract in North Africa
FLSmidth has signed a contract for a state-of-the-art cement plant valued at more than €100 million...
Published: 23 July 2017

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Macregor & ESL Shipping develop and test autonomous discharging feature on bulk cranes
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, and ESL Shipping Oy, part of Aspo Plc, have agreed to jointly develop and test an autonomous discharging feature on MacGregor bulk handling cranes...
Published: 21 July 2017

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Macregor & ESL Shipping develop and test autonomous discharging feature on bulk cranes
SEA-invest orders three Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes for Belgium and France
In April 2017, Konecranes won another order for diesel-electric Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes from its long-term customer SEA-invest...
Published: 18 July 2017

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SEA-invest orders three Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes for Belgium and France
Spanish Port Operator Noatum adds another Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane to its fleet
Noatum Terminal Castellon, part of the leading Spanish port operator Noatum Maritime, has added another Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane to its fleet...
Published: 10 July 2017

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Spanish Port Operator Noatum adds another  Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane to its fleet
Low-cost digital seal helps speed up supply chain
A new low-cost, digital seal has been developed for the CORE (Consistently Optimised REsilient Secure Global Supply-Chains) European Research Project by Dutch software specialists Itude Mobile...
Published: 05 July 2017

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Hempel announces new investment in life-saving fire protection coatings
Global coatings company Hempel announced today that it is investing in a new research and development centre focused solely on passive fire protection coatings...
Published: 01 July 2017

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The ‘Smart Dino’: a logical step in cost saving
Van Beek is working on making its Dino mobile bulk truck loader ‘smart’. For example, company is equipping its Dino with sensors that will be able to predict when maintenance will be needed...
Published: 01 July 2017

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The ‘Smart Dino’: a logical step in cost saving
SAMSON material feeder for UK biomass power plant
Aalborg Energie Technik (AET) has placed a repeat order for a Samson® material feeder for the reception of biomass at a power plant situated in Newark, UK. AET specializes in providing engineering solutions for biomass-fired boiler plant...
Published: 29 June 2017

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