Algoma Central fined $500,000 for 2017 pollution offense

The Environmental and Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice reports that St. Catharines, Ontario, headquartered Algoma Central Corporation has been fined $500,000 after pleading guilty to dumping wastewater into

VIDEO: Bulker transiting Panama Canal slams into railway bridge

The Panama Canal Authority is investigating an incident yesterday in which the 37,332 dwt bulker Bluebill slammed into a span of the Chagres river railway bridge. The 2004-built Cyprus-flagged vessel, which is

Guilty plea in pollution case

Bulker master pleads guilty to operating vessel while intoxicated

Vadim Humenyuk last week pleaded guilty to operating a commercial cargo ship in San Francisco Bay while intoxicated, announced U.S. Attorney David L. Anderson and U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port

Fednav takes delivery of 35,000 dwt ice class bulker

Montreal, Quebec, headquartered Fednav Limited yesterday took delivery of the Federal Montreal, its newest Great Lakes-suitable handysize vessel, in a ceremony at Japan’s Oshima Shipyard. The Federal Montreal is a 34,500 DWT

USCG responds to bulker grounding

JANUARY 10, 2019 — The Coast Guard assisted the crew of a Panamanian flagged bulker after it ran aground about 2.5 miles east of Virginia Beach, VA, Thursday morning. Crew members aboard

Grounded Russian bulker successfully refloated

DECEMBER 19, 2018 — The U.K. Coastguard reports that efforts to refloat a Murmansk Shipping Company bulker that grounded off Cornwall yesterday were successful. Following a combined effort between five harbor tugs

South Korean owner orders LNG fueled bulker duo at Hyundai Samho

OCTOBER 12, 2018 — South Korea’s H-Line Shipping Co. has placed an order worth about US$142 million for two LNG fueled bulkers with shipbuilder Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co. The 180,000 dwt

210,000 dwt LNG dual fueled bulker design gets LR Approval in Principle

JUNE 6, 2018 — How big can LNG-fueled bulk carriers get? Lloyd’s Register and China’s Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd (SWS) are to jointly develop a 210,000 dwt LNG dual-fueled Newcastlemax bulker

Eniram joins Project Forward LNG-fueled bulker initiative

MAY 18, 2018 — Eniram, a Wärtsilä company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Athens-based Arista Shipping to participate in the Project Forward initiative, which is led by Arista. The

Seacon bulker reports engine room flooding

MARCH 9, 2017 — The 40,000 dwt Panama flag bulker Glory Hongkong was yesterday reported taking on water in international waters to the west of Suursaari island, Finland At 12.41, March 8,