Latest News for: Shipping-distances


Database housing CII rankings of the global merchant fleet launches, 35.7% of all ships in ...

Splash24/7 28 Sep 2021
The Ship Review calculations include CII rating estimates for all applicable ship types, currently numbering more than 40.000 vessels, applying the IMO’s methodology and using certified monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) data as well as data from satellites for distances sailed for more accuracy.

The France-Greece military and defence deal in detail

Greek City Times 28 Sep 2021
The ship belongs to the next generation of “digital” frigates, and is equipped with the top SeaFire radar ... In other words, for the first time in its history, the Navy will acquire ships that will be able to shoot down air targets at very long distances, while they will also be able to offer protection against ballistic missiles.

Turkey renews harassment of research ship off Cyprus

Ekathimerini 28 Sep 2021
The research ship of French interests is continuing exploratory activities for the EastMed ... According to informed sources, Turkish ships came dangerously close to the Nautical Geo at a distance of half a mile.

Low Profile

The Maritime Executive 28 Sep 2021
When Ralph Ellison wrote Invisible Man back in 1952, he might as well have been talking about the shipping industry ... On the plus side were shipping’s efficiency and ability to deliver massive amounts of product over long distances at amazingly low cost, benefiting producers and consumers alike and bringing the world closer together.

Powercast Wins 2021 Best of Sensors Award

The Bradford Era 28 Sep 2021
The company's collaborative approach and expertise in all aspects of product design, from vision through prototyping and commercialization, has resulted in dozens of applications and millions of units shipped ... Powercast's wireless power technologies eliminate or reduce the need for wires and batteries, working at distances up to 80 feet.

Breaker one-nine, we’ve got a low-CO2 Convoy

GreenBiz 28 Sep 2021
Convoy tackles the big shipping empty return problem with technology far more complex than, say, Lyft ... She cited a host of other ways it can improve such as modular packaging to improve efficiency, drones for final-mile deliveries and the use of 3D printing to avoid the need for shipping long distances.

Sensormatic Solutions by Johnson Controls Predicts the Global Top Busiest Shopping Days for the 2021 ...

The Marshall News Messenger 28 Sep 2021
“Our predicted busiest days mark the peaks of in-store traffic, but we expect that like last year, consumers will start their shopping earlier to offset inventory limitations shipping delays and ongoing concerns about social distancing,” said Brian Field, senior director, ...

"Some Chinese exporters abandon pallets to reduce high shipping cost"

Fresh Plaza 27 Sep 2021
"The ports in Qingdao and Tianjin stopped shipping to Southeast Asia for three weeks between the middle of July and early August ... Short-distance shipping can cost as much as 2,000-2,500 USD per container, while longer routes to North and South America cost around 18,000-21,000 USD per container.

The definitive guide to eating a raw fish lunch in Portland

Bangor Daily News 27 Sep 2021
Portland has at least a dozen different restaurants serving midday sushi to choose from ... Sashimi is plain cuts of fresh, raw fish ... “In the 1970s, thanks to advances in refrigeration, the ability to ship fresh fish over long distances and a thriving post-war economy, the demand for premium sushi in Japan exploded,” the TV show said ... Yosaku.

Arctic sailing race planned in Canada to highlight climate change

Straits Times 26 Sep 2021
Due to kick off in 2023, the North Pole Race will see ships ... Passing through the Canadian archipelago, a vast network of isolated and inhospitable islands located beyond the Arctic Circle, the Northwest Passage saves ships approximately 7,000km of distance between Europe and Asia.

WATCH: 321 Lime House at Carib Brewery to Celebrates Grand Opening Today During 321 Lime Week

Space Coast Daily 26 Sep 2021
“We have a huge market share in the Caribbean and we chose Cape Canaveral as our North American brewing home as we needed a location where we could make beverages for North America without the latent problems of shipping product long distances from overseas.,” said Asa Sealy, Marketing Director.

Only Two Submarines have Sunk Ships since 1945, here are their stories

War History Online 24 Sep 2021
However, since WW2 ended, only two submarines have sunk enemy ships in combat ... Despite these improvements and extended capabilities, no submarines sank any enemy ships in this period ... PNS Hangor would be the first submarine to sink an enemy ship since 1945 ... She maintained her distance from the vessels and investigated their communications.

Russian navy practises striking Black Sea targets as Ukraine, US hold drills

Straits Times 23 Sep 2021
Russia's Black Sea Fleet practised detecting and destroying sea targets with its Bastion system, an advanced mobile anti-ship and surface-to-surface defence system, the Defence Ministry said in a statement ... drones to track a simulated enemy group of ships, it said.

Cruise companies preparing for visitor arrival

FBC News 23 Sep 2021
He says they purchased the ship ... “We still will be offering the same services but it will be modified in terms of how we serve the guests like for example we would be required to wear masks, hand gloves, and social distance because on a ship it’s a bit different.”.

Weathernews Wins ClassNK Endorsement for CO2 Monitoring Service

The Maritime Executive 22 Sep 2021
... service to monitor and visualize CO2 emissions from ships ... The service calculates a ship's Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI) based on CO2 emissions, fuel consumption and distance travelled, giving owners and operators an instant snapshot of environmental performance.