April 2021 Issue
Asian Coal & Agribulk Trades
Portable Bulk Handling
Grab Manufacturers
Stockyard Equipment
Great Lakes & St Lawrence Seaway System

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Dry Bulk News

Assocarboni discloses 2020 coal data

Coal confirmed its leadership as the leading fuel for electricity generation in 2020, accounting for 38% of overall production.

CN sets latest grain movement record

CN has announced that it moved 2.90 million metric tonnes (MMT) of western Canadian grain in April 2021, exceeding the previous April record...

Shi.E.L.D. pushing hard for crew vaccines

Dry bulk transshipment specialist, Shi.E.L.D. Services is working hard to obtain much-needed Covid-19 vaccines to protect their dedicated crews.

ASI certifies Rio Tinto’s Iceland smelter

Rio Tinto's ISAL smelter in Iceland has been certified by the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) for meeting the highest internationally recognised standards...

TILEMANN has record turnover with Chains for Semi-Portal Reclaimer

The chains, at a total length of 904m comprise 1,800 links and are designed for a breaking load of 1,600kN.

Asia’s agribulk trades

India’s grains defy Covid-19 to reach an all-time high

Fednav takes delivery of newest icebreaker bulk carrier

Fednav Limited is pleased to announce that it has taken delivery of its latest Polar Class 4 icebreaking bulk carrier—the MV Arvik I.

Grain and soya trade advancing rapidly

Commodity imports in numerous countries around the world are expected to benefit from strengthening consumption trends during 2021.

Industry leaders explore hydrogen supply chains

German steel companies thyssenkrupp Steel and HKM and the Port of Rotterdam jointly investigate setting up international supply chains for hydrogen.

Dry Bulk: Week 17

Latest updates from The Baltic Exchange for Capesize, Panamax, Ultramax/Supramax & Handysize

EPS & Rio Tinto Ink Dual Fuel LNG Charter

Eastern Pacific Shipping and Rio Tinto enter charter for up to six dual-fuel LNG dry bulk carriers.

Metso Outotec Lokotrack® e-Power range is here

It’s time to Think Hybrid.

Port of Antwerp holds its own despite Brexit and corona crisis

Strong quarter for breakbulk

Su-Nav establishes an Integrated Ship Management Services model

Su Nav has established a comprehensive range of services over the last few years, incorporating an in-house Maritime Training Academy...

In Record Time

BEUMER Group supplied two Pipe Conveyors with very high conveying capacities to transport iron ore from port to steel manufacturer.

Incoming British Ports Association Chair praises port resilience

The British Ports Association’s (BPA) AGM and briefing session held 27 April 2021, was headed by the newly elected BPA Chair Neil Glendinning.

Vistra Energy Corp contracts Bedeschi America for handling system in Texas

Vistra Energy Corp. has contracted Bedeschi America for the design and supply of a lignite receiving and handling system located in Southeast Texas, US.

Rusal commissions new open pit bauxite mine

RUSAL commissions a new open pit mine in the Komi Republic with reserves of over 14 million tonnes of bauxite.

South Louisiana rail storage project completed

Dow Chemical enters into a 20-year lease with the Port of South Louisiana

Yemen ports in bad shape

In 2019 and late 2020 the Port of Rotterdam Authority conducted a damage and capacity analysis of port infrastructure and operations on behalf of the UNDP

Imperial to sell South American shipping business

The board of Imperial has announced that it has entered into an agreement for the sale of its South American shipping business to Hidrovias do Brasil S.A.

Cimbria unveils refreshed brand

Cimbria this week unveiled its new brand identity and website.

Port Milwaukee defies global pandemic to report excellent year

Despite the many challenges that 2020 brought, Port Milwaukee fared extremely well.

Dry Bulk: Week 16

Latest updates from The Baltic Exchange for Capesize, Panamax, Ultramax/Supramax & Handysize

EEX to expand Dry Bulk Freight portfolio

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) will expand its range of products for the Dry Bulk Freight market with the launch of Handysize 7TC Freight Futures.

New CASE G-Series wheel loader for Europe

CASE Construction Equipment has launched its new G-Series Evolution wheel loader range for the European market.

Liebherr achieves €10bn turnover

With a turnover of € 10,341 million in 2020, the Liebherr Group closed a satisfactory business year.

RUSAL completes acquisition of Aluminium Rheinfelden

The transaction ensures that operations can continue and delivers job security for more than 200 highly qualified employees of Aluminium Rheinfelden.

BATEMAN boasts 30+ years of experience in attachment manufacturing

Founded in 1989, BATEMAN has over 30 years of experience in attachment manufacturing and continues to rapidly expand.

Gambarotta Gschwendt’s dozer feeder for bulk stockyards

Gambarotta Gschwendt has developed a dozer feeder, a heavy-duty item of equipment for stockpilers storage and reclaim.

Season’s first saltie arrives in Duluth

Video: The first oceangoing vessel of the 2021 maritime shipping season arrived Sunday afternoon in the Port of Duluth-Superior.

ABP expands bulk storage at Port of Garston

Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK’s leading ports group, now offers a substantial amount of additional covered and external storage at the Port of Garston.

Dry Bulk: Week 15

Latest updates from The Baltic Exchange for Capesize, Panamax, Ultramax/Supramax & Handysize

First biofuel trial of an ocean-going vessel in Singapore

Trial conducted by Oldendorff Carriers, together with BHP, advanced biofuels pioneer GoodFuels (GF) and with the support of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore.

NORDEN acts on asset trading opportunities

NORDEN’s Asset Management division has made a number of asset trades in recent weeks to capitalise on market opportunities.

Bedeschi wins handling supply contract in Ghana

The scope of the project is the supply of handling equipment and services for bauxite and manganese in export and clinker in import.

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