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Consultants approved for Buffalo cruise ships, Erie Canal bicentennial

Marietta Daily Journal 21 Mar 2023
20—A state agency approved contracts for a cruise ship ...

New York apple ambassadors: Oakes brothers emerge as leaders of the apple and cider industries

Niagara Gazette 21 Mar 2023
LYNDONVILLE — Christopher and Jonathan Oakes have a passion for their family business, in which they grew up and remain heavily involved ... He was elected president in June 2022 ... “This was a big variety when the canal came through,” Christopher said. “You could put them on a ship to England and they would still look like an apple when they got there ... 15.

This company gave their staff five years of salary as a bonus

New York Post 20 Mar 2023
The company that was operating a container ship that dramatically ran aground in the Suez Canal in 2021 is awash with cash ... Container ship Ever Act, operated by Evergreen Marine Corp ... Evergreen’s name was plastered over the front pages of media outlets in 2021 when the container ship Ever Given blocked the Suez Canal for six days.

Pinta replica docked and displayed in Biloxi

Greenwood Commonwealth 20 Mar 2023
“We have a replica of the Pinta, one of the ships Christopher Columbus used to cross the ocean on that first voyage on August 3rd, 1492,” said Captain Stephen Sanger ... The ship, then, was slightly smaller than this replica. “This ship was built about 15 feet longer and six feet wider to accommodate more people,” said the Captain.

Staff get five years of salary as bonus

The Daily Telegraph Australia 20 Mar 2023
The company that was operating a container ship that dramatically ran aground in the Suez Canal in 2021 is awash with cash ....

In Chile’s Patagonia, another salmon plant angers water defenders

Mongabay 20 Mar 2023
The Dumestre salmon plant near the city of Puerto Natales. (Photo via Agrupación Ciudadana de Última Esperanza) With the ability to process over 70,000 tons of salmon per year, the Dumestre operation needs around 350 ships to travel through the Señoret canal per year, according…This article was originally published on Mongabay .

Ports group acquires Humber facility to expand its presence to East Coast

The Business Desk 20 Mar 2023
The acquisition means Peel Ports now operates across eight key locations in the UK and Ireland, with the ports of Liverpool, Heysham, Manchester Ship Canal, London Medway, Clydeport, Great Yarmouth and a container terminal in Dublin already within its portfolio ... The division is led by managing director, Sebastian Gardiner ... Related Articles ... .

What Do You Do if a Hacker Takes Control of Your Ship?

The Maritime Executive 19 Mar 2023
Still, why does the ship continue to turn west? ... Down in the engine room, they report via radio that everything is normal, but they wonder why the bridge has changed course? The engines rev and the ship picks up speed ... "When the large container ship 'Ever Given' ran aground in the Suez Canal, the cause was pointed to the weather and wind.

Man tries to die by suicide, Army's Vajra Sappers saves life

Indian Express 18 Mar 2023
The Indian Army saved the life of a 65-year-old man who was trying to die by suicide by jumping into a canal at Doraha of Ludhiana district ... \u201cVajra Sappers of 11 Corps were carrying waterman-ship training approximately 150 metres downstream from the incident site.

After 50-month bonus, shipping firm workers get another windfall

The Economic Times 18 Mar 2023
One of the ships that the company operated had got stuck in the Suez Canal in early part of 2021 ... .

Tech on a shoestring: Investors put maritime start-ups and scale-ups under the microscope

Tradewinds 17 Mar 2023
... that container ship lodged in the Suez Canal — fuelled attention on shipping that turned 2021 and then 2022 into record years for raising capital maritime tech.

Turkish FM to visit Egypt Saturday

Egypt Independent 17 Mar 2023
Shoukry said that the aid provided by Egypt to Turkey is the least that can be done within the framework of Egypt’s keenness to alleviate the suffering of those affected by the earthquake that struck Turkey, adding that priority is given to aid ships to pass through the Suez Canal ... ....

ECHDC approves a market study for cruise ships, Erie Canal Bicentennial Visitor Experience, and Winter ...

Buffalo Rising 16 Mar 2023
The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC) has approved has approved a series of contracts that include a market study for cruise ships, Erie Canal Bicentennial Visitor Experience, and Winter Storm Elliott restorations ... A cruise ship industry market demand study. Erie Canal Bicentennial visitor experience.

PTI supporters fortify main entrance of Imran’s Zaman Park residence as police begin to arrive at Mall Road

Dawn 16 Mar 2023
At around 12pm on Thursday (today),’s correspondent at Zaman Park said a number of PTI workers had gathered outside at Canal Road with sticks and slings ... Video footage of the scene showed multiple trucks with shipping containers placed on them parked at the intersection of the Mall and Canal roads.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Monday, March 20, 2023.
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