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Tanker Engineer Found Guilty of Dumping Oily Bilge In Ocean Near Oakland

CBS Sports 21 Apr 2021
Federal prosecutors said Tuesday that the Zao Galaxy, like all such large oil tanker vessels, generates oily bilge water when traveling. The procedure such ships are to follow has this water treated with chemicals to remove the oil before being discharged into the ocean.READ MORE.

Tanker, bulker and container markets: ‘this time it’s different’

Seatrade Maritime News 21 Apr 2021
The pandemic also had a profound impact on the underlying trade flows for the tanker market, said Anoop Singh, Head of Tanker Research, Braemar ACM Shipbroking. Singh believed that by the end of this year, demand for oil will outstrip supply from OPEC and lead to the body raising output.

Shipping activity at Port Qasim

Urdu Point 21 Apr 2021
PQA berths were engaged by nine ships to load/offload Containers, Rice, Coal, Soya bean, Gas oil and Palm oil, out of them, an oil tanker 'STI Exceed' sailed out to sea on Wednesday (today) morning, and two more ships, African Baza and Maersk Chicago are expected to sail from ...

How Israel and Iran's shadow war is playing out at sea

The New Arab 21 Apr 2021
Although the conflict at sea has escalated since an Iranian oil tanker was attacked in October 2019, it has remained less in the focus of public debate compared to Israel's operations against Iranian forces in Syria ... Moreover, by targeting Iranian oil tankers, Israel is trying to ...

Decades after the oil spill that inspired Earth Day, are we prepared for the next one?

Phys Dot Org 21 Apr 2021
The devastating spill—which became known as the Santa Barbara Oil Spill—had a silver lining though ... The Exxon Valdez oil spill occurred in Prince William Sound, Alaska, when an oil tanker owned by Exxon Shipping Company struck Bligh Reef and spilled 10.8 million gallons of crude oil.

Europeans see progress in Iran talks, major hurdles remain

Metro USA 21 Apr 2021
The Wall Street Journal cited two people familiar with the matter as saying Washington was open to easing terrorism sanctions against Iran’s central bank, its national oil and tanker companies and key economic sectors including steel and aluminium ... unable to resume exporting oil.

This Day in History (April 22)

Kayhan 21 Apr 2021
37 solar years ago, on this day in 1984 AD, the war of tankers was started by Ba’thist Iraq following blocking of Iraqi exports of oil via the Shatt-al-Arab waterway, and Syria’s closure of Iraq’s pipeline to the Mediterranean Sea. Iraq attacked Iranian tankers and the vital oil terminal at Khark Island.

Osprey touches down on a Navy hospital ship for the first time

Stars and Stripes 21 Apr 2021
An Osprey has made the tiltrotor aircraft’s first-ever landing on a Navy hospital ship, an important step in an effort to increase the speed in which patients and crucial supplies can be brought aboard ... lawmakers. The Mercy was built as a commercial oil tanker in 1975 and became a Navy hospital ship in 1986 ... Twitter ... ....

Seven die in Nigeria oil tanker explosion

Business Ghana 20 Apr 2021
... a tanker explosion in central Nigeria on Sunday. An oil tanker laden with petrol veered off the road and spilled its contents in Oshigbudu area of Benue state.

Tanker hits Juru toll plaza railing, spills 20,000l of cooking oil on highway

The Star 20 Apr 2021
GEORGE TOWN. An oil tanker laden with cooking oil hit a railing at the Juru toll plaza, spilling 20,000 litres of oil on the highway. Read full story ... .

Russia, Iran seek to bolster Assad with supplies ahead of presidential election

The Arab Weekly 20 Apr 2021
It pointed out that the established procedure provides for Russian warships to escort Iranian oil tankers coming to Syria as soon as they enter the Suez Canal and until they reach Syrian territorial waters ... crude oil and natural gas which were escorted by Russian warships.

Sailing from Chennai to Russia in just 24 hours

The Times of India 20 Apr 2021
If everything goes as per plan, giant oil tanker ships carrying crude oil or LNG may sail into Chennai from Vladivostok in Russia in a year ... The main aim of the route is to import crude oil and LNG as part of the efforts to explore import options from countries other than those in the Middle East, said an. official ... materials from Russia ... Download ... .

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