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Bimco - Fleet growth squeezes crude oil tanker market

From January 2014 – October 2016 the crude oil tanker segment composing of VLCC, suexmax and aframax ships, had a net-fleet growth of 7.3%, which is equal to 24.3 million (m) DWT. 752 more words


#Breaking | Fracking Explosion in PA

Updated 1500 Hours PST


Scanner Feed began picking up radio traffic around 1430 Hours PST of a fracking explosion at 78 Lusk Rd (Papa Bear Pad) in the Somerset Township in Washington County (Pittsburgh), Pennsylvania. 195 more words

"Increased B.C. tanker traffic will be safe"

This is the claim by Canada’s Transport Minister Marc Garneau, which is examined in a CBC documentary. There is no commenting permitted under the article on the web page. 898 more words


Ottawa promises $1.5 billion for marine protection

VANCOUVER – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau unveiled a $1.5-billion plan Monday to make Canada a “world leader” in ocean protection after a diesel spill on British Columbia’s central coast and as a decision on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion looms. 731 more words


PM Justin Trudeau expected to make spill response announcement

The prime minister is expected to make an announcement in Vancouver today about the future of responses to tanker and fuel spills along the West Coast. 180 more words


Water shortage hits Atteridgeville

By Gavin Emmanuel Email:gavin@makoyanews.co.za

Residents of Atteridgeville, Saulsville, Kyalami and Midrand spend the weekend without water.

The water shortage is part of the water restrictions by Rand Water.

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The silver grey sea

In mid 1962, after two years at HMS Conway, I graduated. British India Steam Navigation Company, also known simply as BI, accepted me in August, as an indentured cadet (apprentice). 2,586 more words