Posts Tagged ‘Uruguay’

Underwater propeller blade cropping in Uruguay restores efficiency

Underwater propeller blade cropping in Uruguay restores efficiency
In November one of our diver/technician teams performed a successful propeller blade cropping operation on a 229-meter bulker under difficult weather circumstances while the vessel was at anchorage in Punta Del Este. Because of the high swell, cropping was the only option. When the propeller blades of...
February 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

498 you read correct; the dry market collapses further…

498 you read correct; the dry market collapses further…
John Faraclas Our forty-seventh weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 20th of November 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. Following yesterday BDI’s (Baltic Dry Index)...
November 20th, 2015 | Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tourism | Read More

Oil Spill Response Contract Requirements – Uruguay

Oil Spill Response Contract Requirements – Uruguay
On 20th February 2015, Disposición Marítima N° 149 (the “Regulation”) will take effect in Uruguay with the aim of establishing a set of rules governing the requirement for owners to contract with an oil spill response company (OSRO) approved by the Uruguayan Coast Guard, amongst other requirements....
February 19th, 2015 | Associations, Bunkering, Environment, Groundings, Health and Safety, Legal, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Oceanology, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, Pollution, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Oil Spill Response Contract Requirements – Uruguay

Oil Spill Response Contract Requirements – Uruguay
  Please find below, links to the latest Club Circulars. Bermuda Circular – B.640 London Circular – L.249 This Circular covers Oil Spill Response Contract Requirements – Uruguay. This Circular covers Oil Spill Response Contract Requirements – Uruguay. View...
February 18th, 2015 | Environment, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

GAC weighs on for transatlantic heavy lift delivery

GAC weighs on for transatlantic heavy lift delivery
Project Logistics technical engineering expertise for workboat move Sweden, 18 December 2014 – GAC’s project logistics experts have safely steered the loading, transportation and delivery of an 18-metre workboat from Sweden to Uruguay. The technical engineering expertise of the dedicated GAC team...
December 18th, 2014 | Logistics, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical | Read More

First Damen Crane Barge for Uruguay

First Damen Crane Barge for Uruguay
Damen Shipyard Group’s new transshipment Crane Barge (CBa) 6324 has got off to a strong start, with an order for the first unit from a client in Uruguay. The barge features the proven Liebherr CBG 350 crane as standard and on this occasion has been outfitted with a unique mooring spread from Vryhof...
September 28th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Underwater stern tube seal repair in Uruguay under challenging circumstances

Underwater stern tube seal repair in Uruguay under challenging circumstances
In April a Hydrex diver/technician team carried out underwater stern tube seal repairs on a 157-meter dredger in Montevideo, Uruguay. The ship was suffering from an oil leak, making an on-site repair necessary. Using a Hydrex flexible mobdock the team was able to carry out the entire operation on-site...
May 6th, 2014 | Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

F/T Kai Xin and m/v Skyfrost

F/T Kai Xin and m/v Skyfrost
The “Kai Xin” on fire Chinese Fishing trawler Kai Xin, operated by Shanghai Kaichuang Marine International Co., Shanghai suffered a serious fire on the 17th of April 2013 whilst fishing for krill in the vicinity of the South Shetland Islands. Her 97 crewmen abandoned the vessel and boarded...
April 30th, 2013 | News | Read More