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Africa Oil & Gas: "Somali Pirates Hijack First Commercial Ship Since 2012" - Reuters reports

NAIROBI, March 14 (Reuters) – Pirates have hijacked an oil tanker with eight Sri Lankan crew onboard, a Somali official said on Tuesday, the first time they have successfully taken a commercial ship since 2012. 429 more words

Mozambique Mining Industry

CN develops technology that could make bitumen transportation safer

Canadian National Railway Co. is hoping something the size of a bar of soap – an oil puck – can help clean up some of the problems of shipping oil by rail and ship. 366 more words

The floating serpent

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The ‘floating serpent’ is a flexible, long,watertight flat-bottomed boat (sort of, tube is better) for carrying crude oils from wells to distant refineries, as an alternative to tankers and pipelines. 257 more words

History

One killed as oil tanker falls on car in Lagos (Photos)

Lagos State Emergency Agency, LASEMA, on Sunday said it received a distress alert, early morning, through the toll free emergency number of Lagos State 767/112 regarding a fallen truck at Ikorodu. 185 more words

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Approaching Galveston

Approaching Galveston

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