Search results for: Dangerous Goods

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  • 8 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    There was a major rise in incorrectly declared dangerous goods last year, compared to 2014, according to German liner company Hapag-Lloyd. Namely, the company’s Watchdog program identified 4,314 incorrectly declared dangerous goods cases last year, an increase of 65 percent on the previous year’s figure of 2,620 cases. Hapag-Lloyd’s dangerous goods experts looked into more than 236,000 suspicious […]

  • 30 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Study: Hazards associated with dangerous goods stowage were identified on a range of boxship designs.

  • 25 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    MBL’s consortium to explore the use of blockchain in tackling risks associated with declaration of dangerous goods.

  • 24 January 2012

    Salvors yesterday removed four dangerous goods containers from the bow of Rena. These dangerous goods containers held empty tanks which formerly held hydrogen peroxide and still have residual amounts of the chemical inside. Braemar Howells has plans and procedures in place for handling the containers when they are brought ashore. This removal means there are […]

  • 26 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Maersk has implemented new guidelines on stowage to improve safety across its containership fleet.

  • 30 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Container carriers Hapag-Lloyd and Maersk Line have agreed to cooperate on improving their protective measures against incorrectly declared and undeclared dangerous goods. In a meeting which held in Hamburg on Wednesday, Maersk Line showed their interest to implement a tracing system similar to Hapag-Lloyd’s watchdog program into their business processes. This watchdog together with the Hapag-Lloyd FIS […]

  • 30 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Container carriers Hapag-Lloyd and Maersk Line have agreed to cooperate on improving their protective measures against incorrectly declared and undeclared dangerous goods. In a meeting which held in Hamburg on Wednesday, Maersk Line showed their interest to implement a tracing system similar to Hapag-Lloyd’s watchdog program into their business processes. This watchdog together with the Hapag-Lloyd FIS […]

  • 18 April 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    A set of guidelines are to be published following a three-month trial.

  • 30 September 2010

    New chemicals and other dangerous goods bring new challenges for their safe shipment by sea. This is reflected by a new amendment to SOLAS II-2/19 “Carriage of Dangerous Goods”, which focuses on the corresponding requirements for equipment on board. International agreements control the transport of dangerous goods across international borders. Each mode of transport – […]

  • 4 July 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Denmark’s Northern Offshore Services has entered into a commercial agreement with the Hamburg-based Opielok Offshore Carriers to take on management of the company’s only crew transfer vessel (CTV) – OOC Nerz.

  • 4 October 2011

      The United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) has just held its annual session in the Sub-Committee on the carriage of dangerous goods. Denmark took part in the meeting and was represented by the Danish Maritime Authority. As one of the main issues at the meeting, it was decided to further knowledge about and understanding […]

  • 3 August 2017

    Temporary restrictions are being introduced on the sulfur content of fuel used and the movement of vessels carrying certain types of cargo in Xiamen Bay, China during the BRICS summit in September 2017, Xiamen People’s Government said in a notice. As a result, ships entering the waters of the Port Area of Xiamen Bay are prohibited from […]

  • 4 November 2010

    EVOL LNG has won the Department of Mines & Petroleum Resources Safety – Dangerous Goods Innovation Company of the Year Award at the Transport Forum WA 2010 Industry Awards. The award recognises excellence in implementing a creative solution to a dangerous goods transport safety issue. EVOL LNG won the award for its innovative approach to […]

  • 8 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Cosco Pacific’s cargo hold fire caused by spontaneous combustion of misdeclared lithium batteries.

  • 16 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rescue crews have found 112 bodies, with 95 people still missing, 85 of whom are firefighters, after two huge explosions leveled parts of the industrial area of China’s Port of Tianjin where dangerous chemicals and goods are stored late Wednesday night, Xinhua news agency reports. 24 victims have been identified thus far, rescue coordinators said at a Sunday press […]

  • 16 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rescue crews have found 112 bodies, with 95 people still missing, 85 of whom are firefighters, after two huge explosions leveled parts of the industrial area of China’s Port of Tianjin where dangerous chemicals and goods are stored late Wednesday night, Xinhua news agency reports. 24 victims have been identified thus far, rescue coordinators said at a Sunday press […]

  • 22 March 2019

    It is estimated that a major containership fire at sea occurs on average every 60 days.

  • 13 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Western Baltija Shipbuilding – a part of BLRT Grupp – has finished a turnkey project and delivered a multi-purpose cargo vessel, the Anetta. “Anneta” was constructed for the transportation of bulk and bale cargo, timber, grain, and steel coils. Apart from that, it is also fit for transportation of dangerous goods in package from classes […]

  • 27 November 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Hamburg-based offshore supply vessel operator Opielok Offshore Carriers (OOC) is pressing on with the plan to commission the 26 meter crew transfer vessel OOC NERZ in January 2016 and make a move into the offshore wind industry. OOC NERZ is the company’s first of four BMT Nigel Gee-designed crew transfer vessels built in compliance to German […]

  • 3 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Shipbuilding yard Western Baltija Shipbuilding, which is a part of BLRT Grupp, has finished a turnkey project and delivered a multi-purpose cargo ship “Anetta”. According to Fjodor Berman, the Chairman of the Board of BLRT Grupp, building vessels from scratch, starting from the elaboration of a vessel’s concept and ending with the launching, has been […]

  • 12 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      On Friday 27th of May, yard number 9423, m.v. ‘Beauforte’, was christened in Harlingen. Vessel is built to transport of bulk cargo, steel coils, containers, forest products, general cargo, etc. Equipped for dangerous goods according to SOLAS reg. 54 II2, excl. Class I and VII. Strengthened for heavy cargo up to 15 t/m² Ice […]

  • 12 June 2011

    On Friday 27th of May, yard number 9423, m.v. ‘Beauforte’, was christened in Harlingen. Vessel is built to transport of bulk cargo, steel coils, containers, forest products, general cargo, etc. Equipped for dangerous goods according to SOLAS reg. 54 II2, excl. Class I and VII. Strengthened for heavy cargo up to 15 t/m² Ice 1A […]