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Iran’s crude equation

An end to Iranian sanctions offers both positives and negatives for crude tanker owners, reports Greg Miller

Is the historic nuclear deal with Iran good or bad for crude tanker rates, and if so, when? 145 more words

Maritime

Headliners In The World Economy - And The World Fleet!

Recent economic news has been dominated by events in two countries. Headlines have focussed on Greece and its ongoing bailout woes and possible ‘Grexit’, as well as on China and the slump in its stock market and the impact on the wider economy. 445 more words

Clarksons

Nigeria Bans 113 Tankers from Its Waters

Nigeria’s national oil company NNPC has prohibited 113 oil tankers from its waters effective immediately, Reuters reports citing a letter circulated by the company.

According to the letter, the ban has been ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari, but reasons behind the decision have not been disclosed. 184 more words

Nigeria Bans 113 Oil Tankers from Her Waters.

Nigeria’s National Oil Company (NNPC) prohibited 113 oil tankers from its waters effective immediately, Reuters reports citing a letter circulated by the company.

According to the letter, the ban has been ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari,however, reasons for this decision are yet to be made known to the public. 175 more words

Nigeria

Westridge Marine Terminal's Current Impacts on Local Residents

Submitted by: NS NOPE

The evidence:

Indian Arm is a narrow waterway where noise and fumes from tankers are contained rather than dissipated.

  • The current situation at WMT and tankers at anchor already has a negative impact on residents as they can see tankers, light and diesel fumes from their homes.
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NS NOPE Surveys Residents on the Proposed Expansion of the TMP

Submitted by: NS NOPE

The evidence:

NS NOPE conducted a survey of residents and recreational users to gauge the level of concern about the proposed TMP. 54 more words

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Tankers and waterway width

Submitted by: NS NOPE

The evidence:

The waterway between the tank farm/Westridge Marine Terminal (WMT) and the District of North Vancouver is extremely narrow. Local residents are concerned about potential collisions between pleasure craft and tankers, tankers running aground as boats have run aground in the past, human error, and a lack of transparency as residents have seen workers in hazmat suits cleaning up areas on the beach near WMT with no information on any incidents that were available in the media or from the company.

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