Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Engineering News

Seventh Shipbreaker Dies From Injuries Sustained in Alang Explosion

A seventh shipbreaker has died as the result of an explosion on board a beached tanker at an Alang shipbreaking yard earlier this month. gCaptain reported on

October 30, 2012
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Monday, October 8, 2012
Engineering News

6 Killed in Explosion at Alang Shipbreaking Yard

An explosion on board a beached tanker in Alang, India has killed 6 workers and injured one other. The fire broke out at approximately 12.45 pm on Saturday on

October 8, 2012
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Monday, August 6, 2012

American Ships Barred From Indian Scrap Yards – Exxon Valdez Given Sole Exemption

Faced with a petition from ToxicsWatch Alliance, an environmental organization in India, the Supreme Court ruled last week that end-of-life ships containing

August 6, 2012
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Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Exxon Valdez Still Fighting on Death Row

The M/V Oriental Nicety, aka the Exxon Valdez, is due to appear in front of India’s Supreme Court on Thursday to determine whether or not the vessel is

July 18, 2012
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