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Burning oil tanker sinks in the East China Sea

An oil tanker burning in the East China Sea has sunk a week after it collided with another vessel, according to Chinese state media.The Panama-registered Sanchi tanker sank Sunday after an explosion rocked it and sent flames shooting up, CCTV reported.The Sanchi was carrying 136,000 tons — around 1 million barrels — of…

An oil tanker burning in the East China Sea has sunk a week after it collided with another vessel

Please enable Javascript to watch this videoAn oil tanker burning in the East China Sea has sunk a week after it collided with another vessel, according to Chinese state media.The Panama-registered Sanchi tanker sank Sunday after an explosion rocked it and sent flames shooting up, CCTV reported.The Sanchi was carrying 136…

SANCHI and her crew tragic end – Maritime Bulletin

Post Views: 284Tanker SANCHI sank in the afternoon Jan 14 Beijing time in position 28 22N 125 58E, after explosion at around 1200, followed by high flame up to 200 meters height. Tanker developed starboard side list of some 25 degrees and finally, sank at around 1500 UTC. All crew believed to be dead.Its up to oil professionals to explain what kind of crude oil…

The Motorship | Shell lubricants for Cosco ULCCs

Shell Marine is to supply marine lubricants and technical services for seven out of Cosco Shippings 10 new ultra large container carriers (ULCCs), due to enter service in 2018-2019.The supplier, which has supplied marine lubricants and services to over 140 Cosco Shipping vessels since 2004, described the order as Cosco’s largest of 2017.

Oil tanker burning in the East China Sea sinks

CHINA – An oil tanker burning in the East China Sea has sunk a week after it collided with another vessel, according to Chinese state media.The Panama-registered Sanchi tanker sank Sunday after an explosion rocked it and sent flames shooting up, CCTV reported.The Sanchi had been carrying 136,000 tons — around 1 million…

Hawaii Says No Missile Threat After Emergency Alert Mistakenly Sent

After an emergency alert of a ballistic missile threat left people "crying and screaming" in Hawaii on Saturday, emergency officials confirmed that the message was sent in error and that no missile was headed for the island state. However, the mistake drew outrage from local leaders and has prompted a federal investigation.The alert…

Here's Who Would Win Between the Navys Last Battleship and Russia's Battlecruiser

Kyle MizokamiSecurity, Let the deathmatch begin. Here's Who Would Win Between the Navys Last Battleship and Russia's BattlecruiserIn 1988 the USS Iowa loses, limping away to fight another day. Still, thats not all exactly bad news for the Americans: Kirov was forced to expend its missiles against a battleship that didnt sink…

2 bodies found, horror live – Maritime Bulletin

Post Views: 286Team of four Chinese rescuers boarded tanker SANCHI at 0837 Beijing time Jan 13, theyve been lifted to stern deck by a crane of offshore supply tug SHEN QIAN HAO (IMO 9648570), deployed in SANCHI rescue operation. They found bodies of two dead crew on lifeboat deck, they moved further and entered bridge, which was empty of people or bodies.

Comparing Apple to oranges: Kindle vs. Mini | Technology

The Kindle Paperwhite e-reader is about the size of a paperback book without the bulk. It weighs 7 ounces and has a 6-inch screen. It looks terrific, and type on its front-lit screen is blacker than real ink. If youre an avid reader, there are more than a million books and periodicals to download.If all you need is a highly portable reader…
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Firefighting resumes, search efforts continue in Sanchi tanker blaze

Firefighting efforts were halted on Wednesday (10 January) by an explosion onboard SanchiChina's transport ministry has confirmed it has resumed firefighting operations and continues the search for 31 missing seafarers as the fire on board the stricken Iranian-owned Sanchi tanker rages for the sixth consecutive day.A statement…
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The Navy Fighter It Wishes It Could Bring Back from the Dead

Dave MajumdarSecurity, Who cares about the F-35. F-14 Tomcat: The Navy Fighter It Wishes It Could Bring Back from the DeadThe Navys F/A-XX program could be used to fill the services air superiority gapwhich has essentially been left open since the F-14s retirement and the demise of the NATF and A/F-X programs. But the problem…

Omaha's humble beginnings: It all began at a ferry landing | Living

Editor's note: This piece originally was published on May 9, 2004, as part of David Harding's "Everyday History" column in The World-Herald.* * *Across the river, William D. Brown spotted a single tree holding the bank. Above it lay a lush plateau laced with ravines and backed by hills affording a nice view of the valley.Brown…

Iranian Oil Tanker Explodes in East China Sea as Dozens Remain Missing

Although the full damage of the explosion remains unclear, the incident is just the latest setback for the multi-national rescue operation involving Chinese, South Korean, and American authorities working to locate the 31 missing crew members. It is not clear whether the explosion will cause the boat to sink.The oil tanker…

Cool off with an Alaskan summer cruise

The middle of the summer is a good time to think about getting away to a cool spot for a week or two. That's probably why Alaskan cruises are very popular this time of year.Most of the major cruise lines operate ships in Alaskan waters. Most take either the Inside Passage or the Cross Gulf of Alaska, or both.The Inside…

Port of Portland Must Diversify at Troubled Container Terminal, Study Shows

A comeback is unlikely at the Port of Portlands container terminal unless other lines of marine shipping business are found to subsidize it, a Port consultant found.Advisian WorleyParsons, a global consultancy, is expected to tell the Ports governing board Jan. 10 that the troubled Terminal 6 isnt likely to see a return of the weekly…

Freight Derivatives

DEFINITION of 'Freight Derivatives'Freight derivatives are financial instruments whose value is derived from the future levels of freight rates, like "dry bulk" carrying rates and oil tanker rates. Freight derivatives are often used by end users (ship owners and grain-houses) and by suppliers (integrated oil companies and…

Want to know how to record calls on an iPhone? Read our guide

Subscribe onYouTubeIn a time when our smartphones can help order pizzas, hail cabs, and detect heartbeats, youd think itd be easy to record a simple phone call. Sadly, thats not the case. Despite what you may think, recording a call isnt as simple as merely pressing a button on your iPhone, so in order to get it done, youll need to install an app.

US Marine Corps to Deploy Tellabs for Unified Communications UpgradeUnited States Marine Corps Syste

DALLAS, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tellabs, the leading provider of Passive Optical LAN (POL) solutions, announced that its Tellabs Optical LAN (OLAN) has been chosen by the Marine Corps Systems Command Network Communications Infrastructure (NCI) Program Office to modernize its existing network architecture to a…
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Tanker shipping is the big victim from OPECs oil cuts

Bloomberg reported that OPECs strategy to end a worldwide crude glut is causing havoc for a vital link in the oil industrys supply chain: the fleet of supertankers that shuttle fuel between continents. The ships average earnings plunged last year by more than half to levels not seen since 2009 and far below what shipping analysts had been predicting.