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Florida Senate Approves Bill to Overturn Key West Cruise Ship Ban

The Maritime Executive 23 Apr 2021
... voters to restrict cruise ship access to the popular tourist destination ... They required restricting the number of people disembarking and the size of cruise ships docking in Key West as well as calling for priority to be given to the ships that had the best environmental records.

Port Botany workers tested for COVID-19 after infected PNG carrier docked

The Daily Telegraph Australia 23 Apr 2021
Workers at Port Botany have undergone testing for COVID-19 after a ship with infected crew members docked in Sydney ... ....

China Eyes More Bases in Africa, US Military Official Says

Beijing News 23 Apr 2021
U.S. forces in Africa are keeping a watchful eye on China, worried Beijing is getting closer to establishing a network of military and naval bases across the continent ... base at Camp Lemonnier ... "This pier has a capability to dock their largest ships, to include the Chinese aircraft carrier as well as nuclear submarines.". Now U.S ... Other U.S ... U.S ... has ... ....

SpaceX Crew Dragon, 4 astronauts bound for space station

Sandhills Express 22 Apr 2021
EDT Friday, setting up an automated rendezvous and docking at the space station early Saturday ... To make way for the new laboratory compartment, the cosmonaut crew plans to jettison the station’s Pirs docking and airlock compartment, using an attached Progress supply ship to drive it back into the atmosphere.

European first for UK firm pioneering technology to transform shipping industry

Process and Control Today 22 Apr 2021
This will enable responsive, remote, at sea repair anywhere in the world, which will have major advantages in safety, time and money compared to a current labour-intensive survey and repair approach which requires expensive specialist divers often working in hazardous conditions or for ships to spend costly time out of the water in dry docks.

On a French lake, mariners learn how not to get stuck in Suez canal

Gulf Daily News 22 Apr 2021
Trainees have to steer through scale models of massive container ships without getting stuck ... "But we have gusts of wind which will push our ship to one side or another." ... There is also a mini-San Francisco Bay, and an imitation Port Arthur, Texas, for lessons on docking and manoeuvring cruise ships and tankers in crowded ports.

On French lake, mariners learn to steer Suez Canal

Taipei Times 22 Apr 2021
The channel is built to one-25th the scale of a section of the real Suez Canal and trainees must steer scale models of massive container ships through it without getting stuck ... The facility also has a mini-San Francisco Bay and an imitation Port Arthur, Texas, for lessons on docking and maneuvering cruise ships and tankers in crowded ports.

US to join effort to curb climate-warming emissions from shipping

Straits Times 22 Apr 2021
The Ocean Conservancy, a nonprofit environmental group based in Washington, called on the Biden administration to commit to its own zero-emissions goal by 2035, saying that under international law the country can require all ships docking at domestic ports adhere to a clean shipping standard.

Royal Caribbean cruise ship docks in Haifa for first time

Globes 22 Apr 2021
In regular times, the ship has a capacity for 5,500 passengers but this has been reduced by half to allow for social distancing ... According to a press release from Royal Caribbean, the ship has docked in Haifa six weeks before the first cruise to take in supplies and to give the crew and Haifa Port a chance to get to know each other.

Spanish tall ship Nao Santa Maria visits Galveston

The Galveston Daily News 22 Apr 2021
The Nao Santa Maria, a replica of the Spanish three-masted ship that was part of Christopher Columbus...

Star Citizen - Alpha 3.13 - Underground Infamy Update Trailer

IGN Insider 22 Apr 2021
Check out the trailer for a look at what to expect with Star Citizen's latest update, ...

Turn, turn, turn

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 Apr 2021
To everything there is a season, and today is the season for getting a shot in the arm ... Bravo! ... Other professions that should get priority include dock workers. We have a friend who flew over San Francisco Bay the other day and noted the number of container ships parked in the water. The word is that dock workers won't work until they get vaccinated ... .

Infected ship not flagged for weeks

The Daily Telegraph Australia 22 Apr 2021
NSW Health has launched an investigation after the crew of a ship that docked in Sydney later tested positive for COVID-19 ....

Magellan Midstream Announces Sale of Partial Interest in Pasadena Marine Terminal Joint Venture

The Purcell Register 22 Apr 2021
(NYSE ... The sale closed on April 19 ... MVP Terminalling owns a refined petroleum products marine storage terminal along the Houston Ship Channel in Pasadena, Texas. The terminal currently includes over five million barrels of storage, two ship docks and truck loading facilities, with space to nearly double its current capacity ... (NYSE ... 31, 2020 ... Contact. ... .

Port Authority is still losing big money due to COVID, but there are some signs of hope

NJ dot com 22 Apr 2021
But it’s not a bright as officials had hoped ... The pandemic still “continues to dominate our agenda,” he said ... If delivery of your online purchase is late, it’s not because it is sitting on a dock. “We are handling it (cargo) without congestion, and we are prepared to handle any surge of shipping from the Suez Canal blockage,” he said ... 2020 ... .