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Jaxport passes the 1m teu mark in nine months

Seatrade Maritime News 28 Jul 2021
JAXPORT’s vehicle volumes are up 20 % year-to-date ... Several port improvement projects will be completed by the end of 2022, including the federal project of deepening the Jacksonville shipping channel to 14.32m (47 feet). The project includes construction of a new vessel turning basin that will allow larger ships to turn at Blount Island berths ... .

American Firm Negotiating for Former Hanjin Subic Bay Shipyard

The Maritime Executive 28 Jul 2021
Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction-Philippines was hit hard by the downturn in international shipping more than five years ago struggling to find new contracts ... Bay due to the deep harbor that can be used to accommodate its strategic sealift vessels and larger patrol ships.

MSC Takes Delivery of Largest Cruise Ship Ever Built in Italy

The Maritime Executive 27 Jul 2021
This giant ship is a stretched edition of the MSC Seaside and MSC Seaview, with more space for restaraunts, entertainment and open air promenade decks ... Sister ship MSC Seascape is currently under construction at the Fincantieri Monfalcone shipyard and is due to enter service in late 2022.

China increases its military's amphibious lift

Beijing News 27 Jul 2021
While larger, more advanced Ro-Ro ships have been delivered, numerous existing ships still use straight stern ramps like the Bang Chui Dao Many of these might be good candidates for ramp conversion."Observers might expect a sudden surge in naval landing ship construction before any serious preparations for an invasion of Taiwan.

Russian icebreakers to be built in Turkey now

Pravda RU 27 Jul 2021
The contract for the construction of ... As the newspaper notes, Russia has to order ships from abroad because Russian companies fail to comply with construction schedules.

Shandong Shipping adds two kamsarmax bulkers at DSIC

Splash24/7 27 Jul 2021
The Chinese state-run shipping firm has agreed the construction of two additional 85,000 dwt kamsarmaxes, following a ...

Ancient Egyptian shipwreck discovered in Mediterranean underwater city

Metro UK 27 Jul 2021
A preliminary study shows the hull of the 79-foot flat-bottomed ship, with oars and a large sail, was built in the classical tradition and also had features of Ancient Egyptian construction, Egypt’s tourism and antiquities ministry said.

Breakwater Embankment Built in Jembatan Cinta Pier

Berita Jakarta 27 Jul 2021
His side deployed 20 personnel and ship to carry heavy equipment in order to build the embankment. "Construction work has started a week ago ... .

Archaeologists Uncover Rare "Fast Galley" From 2nd Century BCE

The Maritime Executive 27 Jul 2021
Marine archaeologists have uncovered the wreck of an ancient Egyptian "fast galley," a rarely-found vessel class from the Ptolemaic period ... The city disappeared into the sea between the first century B.C ... According to the team, the ship mixes construction methods used by Egyptian and Greek shipbuilders - like Greek mortise-and-tenon joints ... ....

AppHarvest Secures $91 Million Financing Arrangement With Equilibrium Capital for Construction ...

Omaha World-Herald 27 Jul 2021
(NASDAQ ... facility already under construction. The arrangement provides 65.5% loan-to-value financing through a $91M construction loan for the 60-acre high-tech indoor farm Richmond, Ky. designed to grow tomatoes ... is currently growing and shipping truckloads full of tomatoes to top U.S ... Four additional farms are under construction ... About AppHarvest ... .

Ray Brown: Remembering James Hackett, stepfather of the American Navy

Union Leader 26 Jul 2021
That a portrayal of Hackett’s construction of USS Raleigh adorns the New Hampshire flag is no accident ... The first ship ever purposely built for the Continental Navy was his Raleigh ... Maybe we all might be a bit more appreciative of what that ship construction on the state flag means — New Hampshire patriotism and industry at its best.

Fincantieri, MSC, and Snam to Develop Hydrogen-Powered Cruise Ship

The Maritime Executive 26 Jul 2021
During the next 12 months, the three companies will study key factors related to the development of ocean-going hydrogen-powered cruise ships ... In addition to having its first LNG-fueled cruise ship now under construction, MSC at the beginning of this year announced its participation in another hydrogen fuel project.

At a Glance

Shenzhen Daily 26 Jul 2021
Export order. XUZHOU Construction Machinery Group Co. (XCMG), a leading Chinese machinery manufacturer, is having 972 units of construction equipment shipped to South America, the company said Friday ... Bank deposits ... Wang attributed the increase in foreign-currency deposits to the surplus of trade in goods. Diamond imports ... Mortgage loan rates ... .

Readers comment on removing ads from RTS buses, abandoned structures and vehicles, and more

The Gainesville Sun 26 Jul 2021
Remove RTS ads ... Cassie Webb, Gainesville ... A prominent 20th-century historian recommended studying the economics of American commerce on which our country and constitution were constructed ... The American ship of state was constructed on the economic keel that ignores morality and shapes laws to serve commerce at the expense of everything else ... Facebook.

EXCLUSIVE: Hundreds of plain-clothes Cuban troops are caught on camera posing as civilians at pro-government ...

The Daily Mail 26 Jul 2021
Plain-clothed Cuban troops are seen in the back of a military truck after the pro-government rally ... sanctions ... Three huge terminals for cruise ships grace Havana harbor – one complete, the others still in construction – but no vessels or tourists have docked there since 2019 when President Trump banned US ships from visiting Cuba overnight ... .

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