bulk carriers

Watch: North Club launches can test training pack to address liquefaction risk

North P&I Club has launched a new series of bite-sized training packs to help seafarers avoid the contributing factors to workplace casualties. The first training pack focuses on the Can Test, the IMSBC complementary test for bulk cargoes, to address suspected bulk cargo liquefaction, which has claimed lives of an estimated 112 seafarers since 2007. 

Watch: Refloating grounded bulker off UK

The video, published by the HM Coastguard, depicts coordination rescue attempts after the 180-metre bulk carrier ‘Kuzma Minin’ dragged her anchor and grounded off Cornwell, UK, in the early morning hours of Tuesday. The ship was carrying 18 Russian crew, while there was no cargo onboard. 

The Making of a Bulk Carrier

In Cochin ShipYard This is an excellent informative presentation of bulk carrier. In this program we see the various usage…

RINA criticises recent bulker losses

Classification society RINA has criticised recent losses of dry-bulk cargo carriers, arguing that the ships were not designed and built…

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