Wednesday, November 4, 2020
bulk carrier
Maritime News

Dry Bulk Trade Group Slams Charterers for Preventing Crew Changes

Charterers in the dry bulk sector have been preventing much needed crew changes from taking place despite owners agreeing to pay the associated costs, according to INTERCARGO, the leading association...

November 4, 2020
Total Views: 68

Friday, August 30, 2019
nur allya
Maritime News

INTERCARGO Expresses ‘Deep Concern’ Over Missing Nur Allya Loaded with Nickel Ore

The International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO) is once again urging shipowners, operators and crews to exercise extreme caution when loading nickel ore and other cargoes known to liquefy...

August 30, 2019
Total Views: 31

Thursday, April 25, 2019
glory amsterdam aground
Maritime News

Intercargo: Despite No Losses Last Year, There’s ‘No Room for Complacency’ in Bulk Shipping Safety

Despite no reported losses in 2018, cargo liquefaction continues to pose a major threat to bulk carriers and their crews, according to bulk shipping association InterCargo. The warning from Intercargo...

April 25, 2019
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
cheshire fire
Maritime News

INTERCARGO Analyzes 10 Years of Bulk Carrier Casualties

The International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO) has released a report into bulk carrier casualties from 2008 to 2017, providing an analysis of statistics and trends over the last...

May 15, 2018
Total Views: 45

Monday, June 3, 2013
Incidents

Nickel Ore: Russian Roulette At Sea

By Alexander Healey Panama finally reveals what happened to three bulkers lost in 2010. But little action is being taken to improve safety for seafarers. Ever had the urge to...

June 3, 2013
Total Views: 25

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Cargo Ship Vinalines Queen
Blog

Vinalines Queen Sinks, 22 Seafarers Lost at Sea

By Clay Maitland, On Christmas day, the bulk carrier VINALINES QUEEN, carrying a cargo of nickel ore from Morowali, Indonesia to China, went missing.  The ship and its crew of...

January 4, 2012
Total Views: 91

Monday, September 12, 2011
Piracy

Shipping industry wants “UN Force of Armed Military Guards” to replace private security firms on ships

A “Round Table” of international shipping associations including ICS, BIMCO, INTERTANKO and INTERCARGO has urged the UN to establish a “UN Force of Armed Military Guards” to replace unregulated privately-contracted...

September 12, 2011
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, March 1, 2011
News

Shipping officials launch ‘SOS: Save Our Seafarers’ campaign to help fight piracy

Ship owners and seafarers are calling on ‘people power’ to push their governments to act now and show the political will to resolve the growing Somali piracy crisis before it...

March 1, 2011
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, January 25, 2011
News

Shipping industry reacts to successful action against pirate hijackers; warn oil cargoes still at risk

Editor’s Note: The following is a joint statement issued by shipping associations BIMCO, the International Chamber of Shipping, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO released earlier today. BIMCO, the International Chamber of Shipping,...

January 25, 2011
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