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Port of Long Beach moves forward on independent assessments for Queen Mary

Press Telegram 28 Jun 2022
ABL will provide stability modeling, inspection planning and site inspection on the ship while NRC will provide ballast and fuel tank cleaning that is required to allow for safe access to inspect the tanks and hull of the Queen Mary ... That company will also provide the port with a statement of facts detailing the ship’s condition.

Norwegian Cruise ship hits iceberg in Alaska; rest of trip canceled: reports

New York Post 28 Jun 2022
The ship, called Norwegian Sun, smacked into the minor iceberg, also known as a growler, on Saturday and was rerouted to Juneau for inspection ... Workers inspect the hull of the Norwegian Sun cruise ship after it struck a small iceberg.No Credit.

Lincoln County commissioners approve formation of inland port authority for rail park

The North Platte Telegraph 28 Jun 2022
Customs Service inspections of incoming and outgoing shipments, assuming the rail park also is designated a “foreign trade zone.” ... By handling customs inspections as well, they also enable local agribusiness and manufacturing producers to better avoid shipping congestion at coastal harbors, Person said.

Spirit of Norfolk passed inspection weeks before fire, wasn’t required to have fire alarm, officials say

The Virginian-Pilot 27 Jun 2022
The Spirit of Norfolk underwent a safety inspection four weeks before it went up in flames and no deficiencies were found, according to a Coast Guard official. The most recent inspection of the ship was conducted May 10, said Captain Jennifer Stockwell, commander of Coast Guard Sector Virginia ... Officials said that’s because the ship didn’t have one.

Memorandum on Combating Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing and Associated Labor Abuses

The White House 27 Jun 2022
... that identify and counter IUU fishing, including high seas boarding inspection schemes ... (i) identify and, as appropriate, seek resources for technical skills training in littoral Africa, including ship inspections, ship maintenance, and oversight of maritime governance programs;.

G-7 leaders to meet as Ukraine fights to keep eastern foothold of Lysychansk

Stars and Stripes 25 Jun 2022
He dismissed Moscow's accusations that Ukraine is mining its waters and said it "makes no sense" for Russia to inspect Ukrainian ships leaving these ports. "By what right or by what logic does Russia insist on inspecting Ukrainian sovereign ships leaving Ukrainian ports going to other countries?" Blinken said.

Ukraine accuses Russia of launching missiles from Belarusian airspace

Stars and Stripes 25 Jun 2022
He dismissed Moscow's accusations that Ukraine is mining its waters and said it "makes no sense" for Russia to inspect Ukrainian ships leaving these ports. "By what right or by what logic does Russia insist on inspecting Ukrainian sovereign ships leaving Ukrainian ports going to other countries?" Blinken said.


Eagle-Tribune 25 Jun 2022
Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for Siluriformes products imported by Grand BK Corporation, a Carlstadt, N.J ... The products do not bear an establishment number nor a USDA mark of inspection ... USDA FSIS USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service

He wanted to row from Virginia Beach to France. In the end, rough weather led ...

The Virginian-Pilot 24 Jun 2022
Instead, the Coast Guard sent over a chemical tanker ship en route to Mexico, which hoisted Harley and his rowboat aboard ... Harley quartered in the hospital section of the boat, ate communal meals in the mess hall and shared a beer with the ship’s captain ... But after his time on the ship, Harley said he made peace with his decision.

LA, Long Beach Coast Guard observes change of command ceremony

Press Telegram 24 Jun 2022
Coastguardsmen and members of the public attend a change of command ceremony for Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach, San Pedro, California, June 21, 2022 ... (U.S ... of ... Before his current assignment, Manning most recently served as the officer in charge of marine inspections, ensuring U.S. commercial vessels and foreign cruise ships comply with U.S.

Owners of Jumbo Floating Restaurant backtrack on sinking claims as authorities investigate

Henry Herald 24 Jun 2022
"Water soon entered before it began to tip," its owners initially said in a statement Monday ... Historic icon ... The Man with the Golden Gun." ... "Hong Kong should take this as a lesson ... The Marine Department said in a statement on Wednesday that the ship owner had hired an agency to inspect the vessel and made sure it was seaworthy before being towed ... +11 ... .

Michigan man accused of trafficking drugs through shipments of cat litter

Michigan Live 23 Jun 2022
A Romulus man is facing multiple charges after he was allegedly involved in trafficking drugs into the state through packages of cat litter that were shipped via the United States Postal Service ... However, the investigation revealed there was no one with those names listed at either the shipping or receiving address.

Armach Robotics Introduces Proactive In-Water Hull Cleaning

The Maritime Executive 23 Jun 2022
Karl Lander, Director, Regulatory Compliance and Outreach of Armach Robotics (Armach) joined a host of leaders in sustainable technologies and innovation at the 3rd Decarbonizing Shipping Forum, being held in Hamburg this week ... of the worldwide goal of decarbonizing in shipping.

Turkey, UK call for Ukraine grain release to avert global famine

La Prensa Latina 23 Jun 2022
Ankara, Jun 23 (EFE).- Turkey and the United Kingdom on Thursday stressed the need to establish a system that would allow the tons of grain stuck in Ukraine to leave the war-torn country ... “The ships that go to the Ukrainian ports will be inspected for weapons,” said the minister, insisting on the need to give Russia guarantees ... EFE.

Hong Kong’s iconic Jumbo Floating Restaurant sinks while at sea

Yahoo Daily News 22 Jun 2022
The restaurant reportedly started tipping after water found its way inside the ship ... Before being towed, Aberdeen Restaurant Enterprises said it had hired marine engineers to give the restaurant a thorough inspection and install hoardings before its departure. The ship also received “relevant approvals” before leaving the harbor last week ... ....

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