August 2019 Issue
Iron Ore Trades
North American East Coast
Ship Unloaders
Shipboard Grabs & Cranes
HWY H2O & The Great Lakes
St. Lawrence Seaway System
Breakbulk
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Dust Controlled Imports at Port of Rosyth’s New Agri-bulk Hub

The Port of Rosyth welcomed their new SAMSON ecological hopper into the port for commissioning.

British Ports Association Publishes Business Confidence Survey

Maritime industry professionals remain confident about the year ahead despite wider uncertainty, according to new data published by the British Ports Association yesterday.

Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Rotterdam

The Panama Canal and the Port of Rotterdam signed a Memorandum Understanding (MOU) to promote international trade between Europe and the West Coast of South America.

STEMM has successfully developed “Smart Grabs”

These grabs work at a different speed depending on the resistance they find when manipulating different products, diverse and mixed.

Ship operating costs decline for seventh year in succession

International accountant and shipping consultant BDO says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average of 1.8% in 2018, compared to the 1.3% fall for 2017.

Dry Bulk Week 37: The Baltic Briefing

Capesize - Overall it was a negative week for the Capesize market, with many routes losing ground. A limited amount of timecharter appeared, with most activity seemingly centred on voyage basis.

Game-changing VIKING LifeCraft™ gets 100% approval

VIKING’s entire LifeCraft™ system has now obtained flag state approval as a novel life-saving appliance to be installed on passenger ships for the utmost safety in evacuation emergencies.

Global economy ‘far’ from recession, IMF official says

Trade tensions are weighing on growth across the world, but the International Monetary Fund is “far” from forecasting a global recession, an IMF official told Reuters on Friday...

Engineered class bulk conveying systems from TAIM WESER

TAIM WESER specializes in the design, engineering, manufacturing and supply of tailor-made solutions to meet the industry challenges of today with tomorrow’s technologies.

No kernel left behind: move grain faster, smarter, & safer

Grain is a vital commodity in the bulk handling market, and the equipment that is used to handle it will work better, cleaner and faster, saving time and money, with the use of vibration.

United Kingdom’s most important innovation accolade goes to Bühler’s optical sorting

Bühler has received the United Kingdom’s most prestigious innovation award – the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – for its optical sorting technology...

ASGCO® Announces Tri-Lateral Agreement with WAGENER-Schwelm® and NILOS®

ASGCO® “Complete Conveyor Solution’s” announces a tri-lateral distribution, manufacturing and intellectual partnership agreement with WAGENER-Schwelm® and NILOS®.

Baltic Exchange launches new ship operating expenses assessment

The Baltic Exchange has launched a new assessment to track the cost of operating vessels. Initially covering a range of dry bulk vessels, the service will also be expanded to tankers and other sectors.

China opens soymeal market to No. 1 exporter Argentina in ‘historic’ deal

China will allow the import of soymeal livestock feed from Argentina for the first time under a deal announced by Buenos Aires on Tuesday

Global Shiploader and Unloader Market to reach US$65 850 million by 2025

According to a recent report published by Zion Market Research on August 30, 2019, the global shiploader and unloader market was USD 52,725 million in 2018 and is expected to reach around USD 65,850 million by 2025

T. Parker Host subsidiary to buy United Bulk Terminals Davant facility

Host Davant, a subsidiary of T. Parker Host, has reached an agreement to acquire Marquard & Bahls' United Bulk Terminals Davant facility, according to a company statement Friday.

Tipping point?

Containerized bulk transport continues to make its mark

Delivery of Coal Carrier “CORONA CITRUS” for Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.

“K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “CORONA CITRUS,” an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Headquarters of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on 11 September 2019.

Konecranes wins order from Texas for mobile harbor cranes

In June of this year, Brownsville Navigation District of Cameron County ordered two Konecranes Gottwald Model 6 mobile harbor cranes to increase its dockside handling capacity in the Port of Brownsville, Texas, USA...

Liebherr opens new subsidiary in Hamburg Port

Liebherr-MCCtec Vertriebs- und Service GmbH is investing approximately 20 million euros in a new subsidiary in Hamburg Port. The official handover took place on 6th September 2019.

NORDEN establishes targeted decarbonisation role

NORDEN has established a new, dedicated decarbonisation position to drive NORDEN’s decarbonisation efforts and meet the company’s ambitious emission reduction targets.

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