Angry relatives of more than 200 people, mostly children, missing inside a sunken South Korea ferry demanded authorities act now to raise the vessel and hit out at officials, including the country’s president, as hopes of finding survivors faded.
New Floating Nuclear power plant design could provide enhanced safety, easier siting, and centralized construction. Like offshore oil drilling platforms, the structure would include living quarters and a helipad for transportation to the site.
Work has started at the Port of Felixstowe on the latest expansion of the UK’s largest container port. VSBW Joint Venture, a consortium of VolkerStevin and Boskalis Westminster, has been appointed as the lead contactor to extend the port’s Berth 9 by 190 metres.
The Coast Guard is in the final stages of reviewing a salvage plan that is scheduled to begin 18th April, morning to move the 751-foot bulk carrier, Ornak, that is aground near First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach, VA.
The vice-principal of a South Korea high school who accompanied hundreds of pupils on a ferry that capsized has committed suicide, police said on Friday, as hopes faded of finding any of the 274 missing alive.
The European Parliament endorsed a Directive for Maritime Spatial Planning which should help Member States develop plans to better coordinate the various activities that take place at sea, ensuring they are as efficient and sustainable as possible.