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Saudi coalition 'foils attack' on oil tanker off Yemen's coast | News

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said on Wednesday that it foiled an "imminent terrorist attack" on an oil tanker off Yemen's coast on the Arabian Sea.The tanker was sailing 90 nautical miles (167km) southeast of Yemen's Nishtun port towards the Gulf of Aden on Tuesday when it was targeted by four boats, with one of the remotely controlled vessels attempting to explode it…

Troubled Ferguson ferry Glen Sannox enters dry dock

One of the two dual fuel ferries being built at Ferguson shipyard in Port Glasgow has entered dry dock for remedial work. Managers said the work on MV Glen Sannox was a "milestone" in the action plan to complete the vessels after the shipyard went into administration.The ship will have its bulbous bow replaced, paint will…

National Day Awards 2019, Singapore News & Top Stories

The recipients of this year's National Day Honours are:The Order of Temasek (With Distinction) Darjah Utama Temasek (Dengan Kepujian)J Y Pillay, Former Chairman, Council of Presidential AdvisersThe Order of Nila Utama (With High Distinction) Darjah Utama Nila Utama (Dengan Kepujian Tinggi)Lim Chee Onn, Member, Council of…

Comment period open for proposed winter ferry schedule | Kodiak

Ferry trips could be few and far between for some Kodiak residents this winter. For others, they could be non-existent. A proposed winter ferry schedule leaves Kodiak without service between January 2021 and mid-March 2021. Port Lions and Ouzinkie will be without service from October 2020 to April 2021 in the proposed schedule.

Global shipping industry continues to face disruptions due to pandemic

Carrying 90 percent of international trade, the shipping industry is the warhorse of the global economy. Unfortunately, the industry has had to face major disruptions due to restrictions and lockdowns imposed following the coronavirus outbreak and the resultant fall in activities, both economically and commercially. Operations of shipping companies and related industries…

Piracy

Budget Battles Bumping Backlogs?

Patrol And Combat Builders Fret About Budget Cuts But See Bright Spots. So far; so good.U.S. companies building patrol and combat craft aren’t happy about federal, state and city budget cuts but say they do see positive, demand-side factors. Much of their overseas business depends on the U.S. Foreign Military Sales program.

Is Washington Running Out of Patience Over Turkeys Expansionism?

Maritime and naval component is an important part of political, economic and military domain of a maritime nation. This component enhances a states role in foreign policy, diplomacy, economy and especially in military domain to further its national interests. Pakistan and India apart from being a hostile neighbors with over 3…

Mining for Rare Earth Metals in IOR could be challenging for India, says expert

The recent stand-off with China has impacted the critical Indian industrial supplies which were dependent on that country for raw material and components. Best possible alternative would have been to rapidly boost domestic mineral exploration and mining. While the explorers wait for relevant reforms to the mining policy…

Nigeria: Amaechi's Outburst Over OMSL, SAA Operations

The minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has come under serious criticisms in recent times due to his charge to members of the National Assembly not to probe the propitiousness or otherwise of the $500 million from China to construct the Lagos-Ibadan railway.The minister, who was visibly angry while appearing before…

FPSO Workers Released After Kidnapping

Offshore workers kidnapped from an FPSO offshore Nigeria in an armed pirate attack in July, have been released, the owner of the floating production unit said Friday.In an incident that occurred on July 2, nine Nigerian crew members aboard the BW Offshore-owned Sendje Berge FPSO were kidnapped.BW Offshore said Friday the…

Oil Rig

Marine Lubricant Market Demand Analysis and Projected huge Growth by 2027 – The Daily Chronicle

New Study about the Marine Lubricant Market by Coherent Market InsightsThe report is an all-inclusive research study of the global Marine Lubricant market taking into account the growth factors, recent trends, developments, opportunities, and competitive landscape. The market analysts and researchers have done extensive…

Oil Trading Profits Surge for Some Majors  | Rigzone

(Bloomberg) -- In March and April, as oil prices plunged to their lowest in a generation, Norwegian energy giant Equinor ASA was busy doing the opposite of what oil companies usually do: pumping as much crude as possible underground into giant caverns on the nation’s North Sea coast.Equinor also filled oil tankers with crude…

Crack in freighter leaking oil off Mauritius coast widens | News

The Japanese tanker that ran aground off Mauritius and threatened an environmental catastrophe has stopped leaking, but there is a danger of the vessel breaking in two.Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth confirmed in a televised briefing on Tuesday that there has been no more spillage from the tanker MV Wakashio as of Monday.

Century-old businesses tell Greater Cleveland's story (slideshow)

This diverse, fascinating collection of businesses that have survived and thrived for more than 100 years help tell the story of Northeast Ohio's history.So many small business startups fail within the first five years. How does a business survive to be more than 100 years old? Many lessons can be learned from an exclusive club of companies that have survived 100 years…

Drillboats Market 2020 Top Major Players like – Noble Corporation, Maersk Drilling, Ocean Rig, Huism

The latest published report namely Drillboats Market added by Courant Market Research presents an insightful take on the historical market data and predictions for years from 2020 to 2026. The fundamental objective of this report is to help readers to get market definition, potential, dynamics, and segmentation assessment.