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Modern Express Salvage Video

It was the beginning of the year when everyone’s attention was turned to the Bay of Biscay. Pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) vessel, the…

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Polish crew abducted from cargo ship

Armed pirates have kidnapped five Polish crew members from a Cyprus-flagged Polish operated cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria. In one of the deadliest…

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Cargo cruise

Introducing the Aranui 5, which we have nicknamed the mullet vessel.  It’s half cargo vessel, half cruise ship.  The business is up the front, whilst…

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Search ends for El Faro survivors

The U.S. Coast Guard has ended it search for possible survivors from the American cargo ship El Faro, which is believed to have sank Thursday with…

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Top ten shipping centres 2015

The Xinhua-Baltic Exchange International Shipping Centers Index 2015 was jointly published by Xinhua News Agency and the London-based Baltic Exchange, an independent provider of ocean…

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A shrimp coketail

Thanks to the efforts of one intrepid drug-sniffing dog, the feds discovered 268 kilos of cocaine stuffed inside shrimp last week, reports the New York…

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Snakes arrived on a plane

Australia’s bio security officers received a shock when examining and opening packages marked as ‘mixed powder’.  They discovered live snakes instead! ^ X-ray of the…

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Maersk Garonne Grounding – Preliminary Report

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau have recently released their preliminary report into the February grounding of the Maersk Garonne in Fremantle harbour In the early…

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CBFCA W.A. Conference

The annual Customs Brokers and Forwarding Council of Australia (CBFCA) Western Australia conference was held at Observation City Hotel on Saturday the 16th May. This…

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Crane operator killed in Bremerhaven

Sad news out of Bremerhaven as one person is killed during the unloading of container vessel Maersk Karachi. It was the 52 year-old crane driver…

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