e5 Lab announced the successful completion of a large-scale proof of concept (PoC) testing on the “ROBOSHIP Joint Value Creation Project” in waters off Toyosu, Tokyo.
Vessel operating costs have increased at their fastest pace in over a decade this year, due to higher insurance cover premiums and COVID-19 related expenses, says the latest Ship Operating Costs Annual Review and Forecast 2020/21 report published by Drewry.
In light of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray off St. Simons Sound, Brunswick, Georgia, the salvage team is making progress with the cutting operations.
Following pandemic-related delays, the 71-metre-long ferry boat Agenor Gordilho and the offshore tug Vega were deliberately sunk on Saturday to create an artificial reef off Brazil.
The containership Tina I has grounded off Batam, Indonesia, on November 22, colliding with the Iranian containership Shahra. The latter has been grounded at the same ground for six months.
According to sources, an offshore survey vessel listed near the Albacora oil field in Brazil’s Campos Basin region. Up to now, no injuries and no pollution have been reported. Specifically, the offshore vessel Carmen took on a list at approximately 0430 hours, on Friday 20, in Brazilian waters, and eventually sank half an hour later.
For the second time in a few days, a ship got “stuck” in the Isthmus of Corinth, Greece as rocks and stones receded again.
The container ship Mentari Cystal capsized with its starboard resting on bottom along pier at Teluk Lamong Terminal, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, on November 15, 2020.
On 1 November 2020, F-drones announced that it completed the world’s first commercial drone delivery at night in Singapore.
Oil major BP has deployed Boston Dynamics’ robot ‘Spot’ on one of its oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico, to enhance safety of operations by reducing the number of people onboard.
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