September 2021 Issue
Global Feedstuffs Trades
Bulker Services
Conveyor Systems
Grain Handling Technologies
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Dry Bulk News

Four questions to ask before your next grain-handling project

When planning a grain-handling project, the process is all about the questions.

Change in piracy threats in Indian Ocean

Change in piracy threats in Indian Ocean prompts re-think of High Risk Area

Rotterdam throughput rises substantially in Q3

Large increase in throughput of oil products, iron ore, coal and biomass in Q3

Struggling seafarers need more mental health support

Cases of seafarers struggling with their mental health will continue to rise unless...

High levels of exports at the Port of Helsinki

Helsinki harbours are seeing high levels of cargo traffic, and exports in particular are well underway at the end of the year’s third quarter.

INTERCARGO - Time to recognise the value of the dry bulk sector

Chairman of INTERCARGO believes that now is the time to re-evaluate the image of the bulk carrier sector...

Port of Rotterdam throughput rises substantially

Goods throughput in the port of Rotterdam rose to 118.5 million tonnes in the third quarter, 14.6% more than in the same period last year.

Siwertell ship unloaders specified for new Chinese power station

Bruks Siwertell will deliver two large-scale Siwertell ST 790-D-type ship unloaders for a new ultra-supercritical power station under construction in southern China.

Rio Tinto targets low-carbon steel production

Rio Tinto is progressing an innovative new technology to deliver low-carbon steel...

Wärtsilä next generation navigation simulator

Wärtsilä next generation navigation simulator to power the Centre of Excellence in Maritime Safety in Singapore

Bahri ranked in 10 biggest logistics company in Middle East

Bahri has revealed it has been ranked seventh in the region in Forbes Middle East’s list of ‘10 Biggest Logistics Companies in MENA'

Dry Bulk: Week 41

Capesize ended the week on a negative note with continuous downward momentum in both basins.

Major maritime export facility for Port Milwaukee

This is the largest one-time investment in Port Milwaukee history since the 1950s

Port of Gdynia experiences positive growth.

The Port of Gdynia ended nine months of 2021 with + 12.7% in total.

Van den Bosch acquires TCS Trans in Barcelona

TCS Trans is a pioneer in intermodal transport in Spain, with a focus on dry bulk for the petrochemical industry.

Six Chain Bucket Elevator orders for AUMUND Brazil

RHI Magnesita orders six Chain Bucket Elevators for large project from AUMUND Brazil

CP honours shippers with exemplary safety behaviour

Canadian Pacific (CP) is honoured to recognise 51 shippers with its annual Safe Shipper Award for safely transporting hazardous materials by rail in 2020.

Tackling the fuel conversion conundrum

The need to upgrade ships in line with new environmental rules represents a billion-dollar dilemma for the industry...

Windship Technology secures coveted Approval in Principle from DNV

Windship Technology announced its patented triple-wing rig has received a coveted ‘Approval in Principle’ (AiP) status from shipping classification society DNV.

Differing dynamics among dry bulks

Recent signs tend to reinforce ideas of a broadly positive outlook for commodity imports around the world, yet the pattern is not uniformly upbeat.

NORDEN capitalises on rising dry cargo asset values

NORDEN’s Asset Management division is capitalising on rising asset values in the dry cargo market through vessel sales.

US recovery signals cement import boom

Around half of US cement imports are handled by Siwertell ship-unloaders, and with the country preparing for a massive program of infrastructure spending to promote growth and recovery,

Innovative new chute set to improve productivity

Innovative new chute set to improve productivity at Ulan Coal Surface Operations.

Pilbara Ports Authority's September shipping figures

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 63.1 million t for September 2021.

Agreement signed for Jotun’s Hull Skating Solutions for bulker newbuild

U-Ming, SWS and Jotun have signed commercial agreement for the groundbreaking Jotun Hull Skating Solutions (HSS) for U-Ming’s 190,000 dwt dual fuel bulk carrier newbuilding project.

DBTG leaders meet in Ras Al Khaimah

First Dry Bulk Terminals Group (DBTG) conference in region is a resounding success.

Dry Bulk - Week 40

The Capesize market continued its bull rally this week as we move into the tail-end quarter of the year.

HPC to conduct study on information services for inland ports and terminals

HPC to survey information systems for inland waterway ports and terminals in Europe.

Ship agency Host join the IIMA

The International Iron Metallics Association (IIMA) is pleased to welcome Host as the latest member to join its community.

Cleveland Cascades to supply loading system to UAE.

Cleveland Cascades are to supply a system for loading Limestone to Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.

Looking straight at the angle of repose

Since non-cohesive bulk cargoes pose a risk of shifting, they can have a negative impact on vessel stability.

Commissioner appointed for the Port of Rotterdam Authority

With effect from 1 October 2021, on the recommendation of the Supervisory Board, the shareholders have appointed Koos Timmermans as commission-er of the Port of Rotterdam Authority.

Grain handling success for Riga

The Port of Riga successfully competes in the grain handling sector of the Baltic region.

Rusagrotrans to purchase 500 hopper cars from UWC

Russia’s largest manufacturer of freight cars, and JSC “Rusagrotrans”, signed a contract to supply 500 hopper cars until the end of 2021.

Signal Ocean’s technology now available for the dry bulk market

The Signal Ocean Platform has a new Dry Bulk module.

Liebherr turn two into three

New permanently installed harbour crane is the third FCC 300 for their long-term Uruguayan customer Corporación Navios.

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