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Why Oil Prices Are About To Plunge Again: 31 Million Barrels In Floating Storage Are Coming On Shore

One week ago, we wrote that as a result of the collapsing crude contango, oil tankers (such as the fully loaded Distya Akula which has been on anchor in the Suez Canal for one month unable to find a buyer for its cargo so it continues to wait) “ 921 more words

Economic Report

How It's Made - Oil Tankers

Turns out, there is a How It’s Made episode on oil tankers (this is not going to make sense unless you read my previous post… 17 more words


Random thought - Tankers

How do they make those giant shipping tankers? And how are they transported? They have to be built on land and shipped (no pun intended) right? 33 more words



Benching: time spent photographing or watching graffiti on trains.

Some photos of artwork/graffiti on various train cars I’ve shot.

Full album below, click on the photo.


Maersk trials drone delivery to ship at sea

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Maersk Tankers says that it has completed the first drone delivery to a vessel at sea as part of a test to see whether or not drones can become a part of the supply chain.

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Where Oil and Water Mix

Oil tankers button up the horizon bright as warning beacons. Beneath the blackness of the ocean sky at night, their floodlit decks abut one another such that from the shore the view could be peninsular. 923 more words