The visits for fuel, supplies, and services are part of the cruise lines’ operations to reestablish the ships in U.S. waters as a prerequisite to meet federal regulations in order to resume cruising in the future.
Archives for December 2020
The year 2020 got off to a promising start: on January 28, MEYER WERFT was able to look back on its 225th anniversary. The order book is well filled and orders are planned from 2024.
A cargo ship with 13 crew members sank in East China’s Zhejiang Province on Wednesday. According to the maritime search and rescue center, two have died whereas seven are still missing.
Things are fast deteriorating on the stranded ships carrying Indian sailors in China as more and more seafarers’ mental well being are in dire condition.
The 13,092 TEU ship had lost power after the engine room caught on fire while the vessel was en route to the UK from Sri Lanka back on December 26.
China has blamed shipping companies responsible for the light of 39 seafarers stranded on ships in Chinese waters.
Rotterdam-based company DisinfectYour.com has launched a new service to help vessel owners and crew respond to COVID-19 outbreaks.
A bill of lading is a record of traded goods which have been received on board. It is a document that establishes an agreement between a shipper and a transportation company for the transportation of goods.
Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation, won the construction contract for two 24000TEU ultra-large container ships of Bank of Communications Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.