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TSB investigating after oil tanker runs aground in Lac Saint-François

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating after a tanker ran aground east of Cornwall, Ont. late Friday.

Deploys a team near Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, QC, following the grounding of a tanker in Lake St.

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About 23 tankers and carriers have been announced globally in H1 2017, of which 11 are crude tankers, eight are LNG carriers and four are LPG tankers.

Access Full Report: https://www.reportsandmarkets.com/reports/1222306-h1-2017-oil-tanker-lng-carrier-tanker-storage-capacity

H1 2017 Oil Tanker, LNG Carrier, and LPG Tanker Outlook: Eletson to Add Most Planned LPG Tanker Storage Capacity

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About 23 tankers and carriers have been announced globally in H1 2017, of which 11 are crude tankers, eight are LNG carriers and four are LPG tankers. 238 more words

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Geo Headlines - 10 AM 13-May-2017

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Geo Headlines – 10 AM 13-May-2017
Geo News is Pakistan most trusted and watched news source for authentic, on time news, breaking news updates, forum discussions, talk shows and much more. 10 more words

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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

The source of the featured header image above is http://www.aukevisser.nl/uk/id565.htm

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

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