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Interislander emails customers about Aratere faults and fixes on day it runs aground

Stuff 22 Jun 2024
The ferry had “an upgrade to the steering system during the ship’s wet dock last month,” the email said. It also mentioned a gear crack with a replacement part on its way still ....
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Fincantieri Continues Cruise Ship Growth as Viking Signs Two Orders

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2024
The last two ships will pursue the use of liquid hydrogen with fuel cells for their hotel operations while docked in ports to eliminate carbon emissions with the vessels’ engines switched off.
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Former BVI Port Authority Director Sentenced in Drug Smuggling Scheme

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2024
They believed they were speaking with a member of Mexico's notorious Sinaloa Cartel, who was offering them half a million dollars and 12 percent of the take in exchange for docking the ship to give it ...
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Clete Purcel is still a junkyard falling down a staircase in the latest novel by ...

Springfield News-Sun 22 Jun 2024
My initial radio interview with James Lee Burke occurred in 1997. It was for his book “Cimarron Rose. The following year it won the Edgar Award for Best Mystery Novel ... He cited how back then one ship returning from China docked in Italy ... Credit ... Credit ... 1.
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Perils of overtourism

Dawn 22 Jun 2024
THE number of tourists has been surging globally ... However, something out of the ordinary happened this year ... Amsterdam’s city council voted to ban cruise ships from docking in the city centre to reduce crowds and environmental damage ... X. @saj_ahmd ... .
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Germany’s tragedy is that it isn't ready for the future

The Spectator 22 Jun 2024
This isn’t news. Leaders of Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, have known this since Trump took office in 2017. They know what’s strategically necessary to fill the gap ... Most popular ... Putin demands his ships be allowed to dock at Antwerp’s port ... .
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Battleship New Jersey gets a hero’s welcome in return to NJ after $10M makeover

Stars and Stripes 21 Jun 2024
It was towed to Paulsboro for deballasting, which involves removing water from the ship’s hull that was needed for dry docking ... According to Navy regulations, decommissioned museum ships must undergo dry docking for maintenance every 20 years.
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Lessons learned: Health hazard to a dock worker due to electric shock

SAFETY4SEA 21 Jun 2024
The Federal Bureau of Maritime Casualty Investigation (BSU), based in Hamburg, has identified a safety risk in an accident involving an electric shock to a dock worker connecting a refrigerated container on a container ship.
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Welcome home, sailor: Battleship returns to Camden berth with special guests

app 21 Jun 2024
The ship had just finished a six-day stint in Paulsboro to release ballast water after 78 days in Philadelphia dry dock ... After so much work throughout the dry dock and its preparations, he was still ...
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S. Korean shipbuilder buying Philly Shipyard from Europe’s Aker for $100 million

Stars and Stripes 21 Jun 2024
The neighboring Philadelphia Ship ... Port sources have said they expect Joseph Rhoads Co., which operates a neighboring dry dock, to take over the ship repair site, but Rhoads has not confirmed its plans.
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Gaza pier reanchored, working again, aid being transferred, says U.S.

The Spokesman-Review 21 Jun 2024
Cargo ships bring aid supplies ... The goods are then loaded onto smaller ships that can dock at the temporary pier, where their cargoes are transferred to lorries to be distributed across the territory.
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Rapper Travis Scott arrested in Miami after yacht fracas

Madison 21 Jun 2024
MIAMI BEACH, Fla ... Officers went to the marina shortly before 1 a.m ... When they arrived, they found Scott, 33, standing on the dock yelling at people on the ship, the report says. Officers told him to sit down, but he kept standing back up and yelling ... .
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Community bulletin: Preserving the world’s tallest mountain

RNZ 21 Jun 2024
A round-up of community activities from across the country ... It was this day in 1879, a ship named The Leonidas docked in Fiji with 463 Indian indentured labourers who were sent to the Pacific to work in sugar cane plantations ... ....
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Woonsocket City Council proceedings

Sanborn Weekly Journal 21 Jun 2024
Darin Kilcoin, Derek Foos, Joel Rassel (by conference call), and Elliott Ohlrogge ... The term includes docking facilities, port facilities that are necessary for the loading and unloading of cargo or passengers, and ship building and repair facilities.
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Boeing Starliner astronauts will delay return home due to issues with spacecraft

WPXI 20 Jun 2024
The ship’s control thrusters failed during the final phase of the ISS docking on June 6, but four of them came back online, according to NASA. Several hours after the first attempt Starliner was able to dock on its second try, according to Bloomberg.
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