August 2021 Issue
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Dry Bulk News

Port of Bécancour enjoys strategic location

The Port of Bécancour enjoys strategic location on the St. Lawrence River

Bedeschi apron feeders for Mitchell cement plant

Bedeschi has been awarded a new order for the supply of two apron feeders to be placed in the primary and secondary crushing area to replace the old existing machines.

ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Ships Using Alternative Fuels”

ClassNK is committed to providing comprehensive services to support the industry’s efforts for the transition to zero-emission of shipping business.

Goeyvaerts orders two Konecranes Gen.6 Mobile Harbor Cranes

Belgium’s Goeyvaerts-R bvba has ordered two new eco-efficient Generation 6 Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes for their growing rental fleet

Metso Outotec to supply Planet Positive grinding technology

Metso Outotec to supply Planet Positive grinding technology to a greenfield iron ore mine in China

New Liebherr cranes for Port of Dover

Two new Liebherr cranes arrive to enhance Dover Cargo’s fast, efficient and expert operation

Port of Corpus Christi: Hurricane Readiness Condition 2

Anticipating the landfall of Tropical Storm Nicholas, the Port of Corpus Christi has increased its Hurricane Readiness Status to Hurricane Readiness Level 2

Rema Tip Top strengthens market position in Austria

Rema Tip Top AG acquires Kubicek Fördertechnik GmbH

Dry Bulk: Week 36

The Capesize market staged a dramatic turnabout at weeks end after seeing several days of value eroded off each route in the market.

Jumbo’s height of engineering

Jumbo delivers three fully assembled shipyard cranes to Italian ports

Pilbara Ports August 2021 shipping figures

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 59.9 million tonnes (Mt) for August 2021.

New Guidelines For Carriage Of Containers In Bulk Carriers

Bureau Veritas (BV) has developed a formalized approach to support the safe carriage of containers in bulk carriers.

Food grade bulks dust control from The Raring Corp

The Raring Corp (TRC) has been in the dust control business for the last 37 years, mostly helping its industrial clients to solve their dust issues, writes Gonzalo Campos Canessa, TRC CEO.

LR and Inmarsat collaborate to develop a remote survey solution

Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Inmarsat, have announced an industry-first collaboration between a satellite communications provider and classification society...

Cargotec and SSAB pioneering fossil-free steel

Cargotec and SSAB have agreed to work on the introduction of fossil-free steel to the cargo handling industry.

Major investment programme at Port of Gdansk

The expansion of roads and tracks in the area of the Przemyslowe Quay at the Port of Gdansk is about to start.

New Liebherr MHC for Toledo-Lucas

The new machine allows TLCPA to operate bigger grabs and opens them the business field of heavier project cargo.

Sennebogen - New Machine Generation

The SENNEBOGEN 835 G Hybrid material handler is the start of a new generation of machines: the G series.

Breston opts for wireless controls of Tele Radio

Breston mainly applies wireless remote controls to its shiploaders and store loaders.

Dry-bulk surveys by WMS Marine

WMS Marine, based in Port of Brisbane, Australia, evidences an organized approach to managing safety

New grain season for Port of Riga

Recently, about 190 thousand tons of grain products were handled at the port terminals.

VIGAN unloaders — pneumatic or mechanical

Belgium-based company VIGAN is a major manufacturer of unloading equipment, and it offers both pneumatic and mechanical unloaders.

BIMCO calls on shipowners for biofouling management information

BIMCO is launching a new survey with the aim of gathering information from shipowners about the effectiveness of their anti-fouling systems (AFS).

Dry Bulk: Week 35

The Capesize market crested over the past week as the 5TC retracted $4452 since last Friday to close out at $46,647.

UK’s PD Ports celebrates 60% increase in bulk cargo volumes

PD Ports, owner and operator of Teesport, has recently celebrated the first anniversary since the unveiling of its state-of-the-art Teesport Bulks Terminal.

Bulk handling project in Nigeria awarded to TAKRAF

Commissioning of a urea bulk handling system for Train-2 of a mega fertilizer plant being established in Nigeria has been completed.

Fednav signs agreement for ten newbuilds

New Ocean-going Lakers represent the most efficient vessels to date for Fednav

Petcoke market: roiled by change in 2020

The petroleum coke market has been roiled by unprecedented production decreases and soaring prices. Governments imposed lockdowns in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, resulting in huge economic disruptions; global GDP shrank by 3.3%,

Veson Nautical announces acquisition of Oceanbolt

Innovative Market Data Solution for Bulk Commodities and Shipping Operations Acquired by Commercial Maritime Software Leader.

Siwertell road-mobile cement unloader delivered to US Operator

Bruks Siwertell has delivered a Siwertell road-mobile ship unloader to American organization, Ozinga.

India still reliant on imported bauxite

Despite the fact that India has the fifth largest deposits of bauxite in the world, it remains a major importer of this commodity.

President Biden moves to protect water resources from coal-related pollution

Former President Trump’s decision to weaken regulations on coal ash has been rolled back by President Biden

Shipping recovery benefits professionals

In the global shipping market the first half of 2021 has seen a remarkable revival although one of the main sectors remained subdued.

Strengthening commodity trends

Although the broad outlook for commodity imports into a wide range of countries looks favourable, some differences among elements are prominent.

Trois-Rivières awarded financial support for Terminal 21

A new and significant step has been taken in the Terminal 21 construction project with the confirmation of substantial funding of $22.5 million

Dry Bulk: Week 34

Both the overall index and 5 time charter (5TC) average climbed back to positive territory at the end of the week after a mid-week decline.

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