Ship transport can be over any distance by boat, ship, sailboat or barge, over oceans and lakes, through canals or along rivers. Shipping may be for commerce, recreation or the military purpose. Virtually any material can be moved by water; however, water transport becomes impractical when material delivery is highly time-critical.
Containerization revolutionized ship transport starting in the 1970s. "General cargo" includes goods packaged in boxes, cases, pallets, and barrels. When a cargo is carried in more than one mode, it is intermodal or co-modal.
The ship had chosen a deep-water route for its approach to Bremerhaven avoiding the coastal route ... It was this second maneuver that failed with the ship coming out of the south side of the fairway at a speed estimated at almost 10 knots. Due to the sudden deceleration as the bow ran into the soft dredged silt, the ship began a yawing motion.
Ship masters and crew are to report all incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships to the nearest coastal State and flag State, referring to the Poster on the ContactDetails for Reporting of Incidents of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia, exercise vigilance ...
On 2 February 2022, the MUMBAI MAERSK, a so-called “Ultra-Large Container Ship“ (ULCS), was en route from Rotterdam (Netherlands) to Bremerhaven. The ship had chosen the deep-water route as opposed to the coastal route for its approach ... With a draft of 12.80 m, the ship was tide-dependent.
While excavating the foundations on the banks of the River Usk, a section of a medieval wooden ship was uncovered which had been perfectly preserved by the river's waterlogged silt ... This was not a coastal sailing boat that would have plied the Severn estuary up to the 19th century ... The ship would be saved ... Newport ship.
“The result of our investment focus was the combination of MHI with Vigor and the formation in 2019 of Titan, now a bi-coastal leader in critical ship repair services, and commercial and defense-related fabrication services.”.
“The Hindenburg report came a few days ago. It said Adani has shell companies abroad. These shell companies are investing thousands of crores in India... Advertisement ... The Adani group denies the allegations made in the report ... “This is the foreign policy ... The budget promises for Adaniji are 50 new airports, coastal shipping, horticulture grain storage….”.
WASHINGTON — The dodo bird isn’t coming back anytime soon. Nor is the woolly mammoth ...Oil and gas activity has interfered with the whales' annual migration routes through the coastal waters of Japan, Korea and China. Seismic activity and getting hit by ships and entangled in equipment are also hurtful side effects of human development in this region ... .
The geared coastal freighter Seiryu collided with the smaller 1,700 dwt cargo ship Koei Maru near the northern entrance to the Kurushima Strait vessel traffic scheme on Thursday night ... The area has been the scene of several accidents, including a collision between a cargo ship and tanker in 2021 that resulted in three deaths.
Today, a video appeared showing just how harsh the winter storms have been and their impact on some of the ships ... The vessel is one of the ships conducting the grain export trade from Ukraine ... In recent days, the JCC has reported several times when inspectors were unable to reach ships because of the weather conditions.
An artistic impression of how the NewportMedieval ship may have looked ... While excavating the foundations on the banks of the River Usk, a section of a medieval wooden ship was uncovered which had been perfectly preserved by the river’s waterlogged silt ... The ship would be saved ... But the Newport ship is far bigger than Viking vessels.
Even after being 19,000 to 22,000 km away from China these DWF have been caught fishing near America's coastal regions ... These ships not only fish rare and protected species like sharks and turtles but also dump a huge amount of waste into the ocean ... generate overboard the ships.
More open water may enable more direct shipping, so ships could sail from Northern Europe to North America and East Asia through the Arctic, which would be much cheaper ... Of course, atmospheric rivers are also accompanied by strong wind, which can mean more dangerous wind storms for shipping and erosion for coastal areas.