Latest News for: Oil tanker


Iran warns against ‘dangerous’ acts of piracy targeting its oil at sea

Press TV 08 Dec 2021
An Iranian envoy to the United Nations has issued a stern warning against acts of piracy targeting tankers carrying Iran’s oil cargos at sea, urging the international community to condemn such illegal measures that endanger freedom of navigation.

US sells Iranian crude seized on the high seas

Russia Today 08 Dec 2021
Read more WATCH Iranian Navy forces’ encounter with US destroyers over oil tanker. The statement doesn’t specify when the maritime forfeiture operations were conducted, but claims that the petroleum products were seized from four foreign-flagged tankers in or around the Arabian Sea while en route to Venezuela ... .

Speedy launches industry-first electric delivery truck

The Business Desk 08 Dec 2021
X Register for free to receive latest news stories direct to your inbox. Register ... The trial is part of Speedy’s strategy to transition to a fully low carbon fleet by 2030, which recently saw the business move to fuelling delivery vehicles, HGVs and tankers with hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) at 21 of its biggest locations across the country ... .

Construction Begins on First Mississippi River Wharf to Handle 1,200-Foot Vessels

Citizen Tribune 07 Dec 2021
NOLA Oil Terminal will be the first of its kind in the region, allowing Mississippi River access for much larger vessels, such as the New-Panamax* and the Suezmax.** ... Once completed and operational, Amedee explains that NOLA Oil Terminal will be able to accommodate up to six tankers each week ... NOLA Oil Terminal, LLC.

Largest Convoy Completes Historic Late Season NSR Transit

The Maritime Executive 07 Dec 2021
For some of the vessels, which included cargo ships and tankers, it was weeks of captivity along the route while they waiting for assistance from the icebreakers ... Included in these ships was a larger Finish bulker, which had entered the Bering Strait in early November but had become stuck waiting for assistance as well as a Russian tanker.

OPINION: Red tape continues to hamper Canadian energy industry

Toronto Sun 07 Dec 2021
For the past few years, Canada has seen a marked decline in oil and gas investment ... Similarly, the Trudeau government passed Bill C-48, which bans large oil tankers carrying Canadian oil off B.C.’s northern coast and limits access to new markets. In the medium-term, global oil and ...

BP levels sharpest criticism yet of Brent market

Business Day 07 Dec 2021
BP said the world’s most important oil benchmark was ... In the past, aggressive buying sprees have left market prices surging while giant tankers holding the oil that underpinned those values sat anchored along the Scottish coast, suggesting lacklustre demand for the cargoes.

Judge rejects Ontario man's apology for driving while on three drugs

Canoe 07 Dec 2021
The court heard multiple motorists called police about a black Mercedes driving erratically in the area of Highway 402 and Oil Heritage Road in Plympton-Wyoming around 7 a.m ... Two Lambton OPP officers coming from opposite directions on Oil Heritage Road approached the car.

Tanker markets are more uncertain than ever: Poten

Splash24/7 06 Dec 2021
“On the face of it, this appears to be relatively good news for the tanker market, but OPEC has kept the door open to change their mind and reverse the increase or even lower crude oil output if the Omicron variant ends up having a strong negative impact on oil demand,” Poten pointed out.

Brazilian federal police recommend prosecuting ship owner, captain and chief engineer for 2019 oil spill

Splash24/7 06 Dec 2021
The Federal Police, based on the evidence and other elements of conviction produced, concluded that there was sufficient evidence that an oil tanker flying the Greek flag was responsible for the launch of the oleaginous substance that reached the Brazilian coast,” the police said on December 2.

Moody's sees dip in global shipping earnings in 2022 but still robust

Market Watch 06 Dec 2021
However, oil tanker charter rates remain at "very low levels" despite an expected recovery in oil demand. "Our expectation is that earnings have troughed and that the next 12 months will at least show a steady development for tanker carriers," Harlid said ... .

Military Digest: When Indian Navy struck terror over Karachi

Indian Express 06 Dec 2021
The daring and innovative Operation Trident sank and damaged a number of Pakistani ships and set Karachi’s oil storage on fire at no cost to the Indian Navy (IN) ... Three of the targets were ships, the last being the Kemari oil farm which was set on fire again ... The fourth missile hit the PN fleet tanker PNS Dacca damaging it beyond repair.

Nembe oil beyond politics, largely contained

Business Day Online 05 Dec 2021
The claim that the magnitude of the November 3 oil spillage in Nembe, Bayelsa State is worse than the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, is an exaggeration and purely politics ... Nembe oil spill ... “The talk of 2 million barrels, which is about two super tankers of oil spilling from the well, is spurious. The oil would have spread over the entire country.

Indian Navy's 'Killers' squadron, that sunk Pakistan warships, to get President's Standard

The Times of India 05 Dec 2021
MUMBAI ... The Indian Navy carried out another daring attack on the intervening night of December 8-9, when INS Vinash, along with two frigates, launched four Styx missiles, sinking the Pakistan naval fleet tanker Dacca and inflicting substantial damage to Keamari oil storage facility in Karachi. “There were no damages reported to the Indian forces ... .