Latest News for: Ships piping


After many decades, meet the casters still making the Benin Bronzes using same ancient techniques

Ghana Web 02 Dec 2021
Last month, a Cambridge University college announced that it had handed over an artifact looted by British soldiers to Nigeria. Jesus College became the first U.K ... They are not taught to sketch ... Other raw materials used when making their artifacts are engine parts, discarded taps, valves, and pipes as well as ship propellers, as stated by Phillips ... .

Prime Meridian Docks, Manteniship sign ship repair agreement

Graphic 30 Nov 2021
for the provision of ship repair services to the Spanish ship management company ... The services to be provided include painting, electrical, pipe fitting, steel and carpentry, as well as the supply of ship spares and parts ... He said this development would also contribute positively towards enabling the ship owners lower their carbon emissions.

Buy it if you see it - Food & Grocery Council CEO's Christmas warning

RNZ 30 Nov 2021
There have been staff strikes, cost increases and cancelled shipping hitting supermarket shelves in New Zealand ... Some global shipping companies had cancelled their routes to New Zealand in an effort to kickstart momentum in the Northern Hemisphere. Shipping container costs had increased in price by upwards of 500 percent, she said.

At long last: BOST takes delivery of pipes from US

Business Ghana 28 Nov 2021
After 12 years of delay, the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST), on Tuesday took delivery of a consignment of pipes from the United States for the expansion of the pipeline conveying petroleum from Tema to Akosombo ... However, cost of shipping amounted to about US$2.1 million.

Prime Meridian Docks and Manteniship Spain S.L sign repair and maintenance deal

B & FT Online 26 Nov 2021
As part of moves aimed at enhancing its operations in Ghana, Takoradi-based Prime Meridian Docks has signed an agreement with Spanish ship management company Manteniship Spain S.L to provide repair and maintenance services for ships under the management of Manteniship ...Moving a ship all the way to Europe or Asia is very costly.

Western Oregon University main steam line project expected to be complete by mid-December

Polk County Itemiser-Observer 24 Nov 2021
Once the steam arrives at its destination it is carried through smaller branches of pipes to be distributed to the individual pieces of equipment to be used to heat buildings or to create hot water for heat, as well as heat domestic hot water for consumer use ... “The obvious problem with finding leaks is that the pipe is buried.”.

More American sanctions on Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Russia Today 23 Nov 2021
The US has imposed sanctions on two ships and one Russia-linked company involved in the construction of the now-completed Nord Stream 2 project, a controversial gas pipeline linking Leningrad Region to Germany via the Baltic Sea ... Its vessel, named Marlin, has also been targeted, alongside a second unnamed ship.

BOST takes delivery of Tema-Akosombo pipelines from the US after 12-year setback

Ghana Web 22 Nov 2021
USD $2.1 million dollars was spent to ship the pipes, bringing the total cost of securing the pipes to USD $73.78 million dollars ... “We have procured a logistics provider to visit the site for the pipes and assess the facilities, and the firm tells us that the pipes are good and ready to be shipped to Ghana.

10 Most Annoying Video Game Levels Ever Made

What Culture 21 Nov 2021
The objective of the Engine Room is to traverse your way across rotating pipes to hit two switches that will stop the rear propellers of the ship. Not only will falling off the pipes result in instant death, but they give you an insulting 65 seconds to backtrack through the entire ...

Coast Guard Confirms There Is No Oil Sheen Off OC Coast

CBS Sports 21 Nov 2021
However, at about 4.02 p.m., the Coast Guard walked back that statement and said there was no oil sheen observed by both ships and helicopters off the coast of Huntington Beach ... Authorities said earlier that the underwater pipeline had been dragged out of position, possibly by a ship’s anchor.

‘I can’t see any positives’: return of cruise ships may bring a storm of protest to regional Australian ports

The Observer 21 Nov 2021
There’s nothing environmentally safe about cruise ships.”An industry on pause ... In 2016 a Carnival Cruise subsidiary was handed a $40m fine when it was found crews aboard its ships in the UK and US used a make-shift bypass known in the industry as the “magic pipe” to dump thousands of litres of untreated oily water into the ocean.

U.S. Coast Guard boards another ship with possible ties to the OC oil spill

Orange County Register 20 Nov 2021
Information connecting the ship’s physical presence to an underwater pipe later connected to the oil spill around Oct ... suggests that the pipe – which runs from an offshore platform to the Port of Long Beach – may have been moved by a ship’s dragging anchor.

Cargo ship 'Beijing' is identified as tanker that likely caused massive oil spill off Southern ...

The Daily Mail 20 Nov 2021
A ship that is believed to be responsible for dragging an anchor across the seabed striking a crucial oil pipeline the cracked and caused a massive oil spill off that coast of Huntington Beach, California in October, has been identified ... Although the pipe was hit by the anchor in January, it didn't completely puncture until October of this year.

Possible New Oil Leak Investigated Off Huntington Beach Coast

CBS Sports 20 Nov 2021
USCG and National Transportation Safety Board investigators have identified a cargo ship named “Beijing” as a vessel involved in an “anchor- dragging incident” in January that may have contributed to the October leak.READ MORE ... Authorities said earlier that the underwater pipeline had been dragged out of position, possibly by a ship’s anchor.

Nord Stream 2: Russia’s legal battle to boost gas supplies to Germany

Metro USA 16 Nov 2021
Swiss-Dutch company Allseas suspends pipe-laying ... Trump on his last full day in office imposes sanctions https.// on Russian pipe-laying ship Fortuna ... Russian pipelaying vessel the Fortuna welds the final piece of pipe into place.