Golden Ray: Stern section separated from wreck

The St. Simons Sound Incident response team has completed cutting operations to separate a second section —the stern, designated as Section Eight—from the wreck of the capsized car carrier stern Golden Ray.

VOS will recycle three PSVs

Den Helder, Netherlands, headquartered Vroon Offshore Services (VOS) is to dispose of three platform-supply vessels, with the aim of “right-sizing” its PSV fleet. The vessels, VOS Power, VOS Producer and VOS Prominence,

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Seven year old box ship heads for demolition

NOVEMBER 24, 2016 — The youngest ever containership has been sent for demolition by Rickmers Marine Trust. The vessel was India Rickmers, a seven year panamax boxship (4,250 TEU), delivered in 2009

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CSL self-unloader heads for recycling in Turkey

NOVEMBER 6, 2016 —Canada Steamship Lines reports that the self-unloading bulk carrier Spirit of Shpongle, formerly known as Atlantic Erie, left the Port of Montreal for the last time, November 4, bound

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Ship manager adds lay-up and recycling services

MARCH 31, 2016 — Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) is expanding its ship management services by now offering – Lay-up and Green Recycling services. Both services have been developed to meet changing needs

ESCO Marine to recycle former USS Saratoga

MAY 13, 2014 —  The Navy is to pay ESCO Marine, Brownsville, Texas, just one penny for the dismantling and recycling of the decommissioned aircraft carrier Saratoga (CV 60). The $0.01 price