Friday, November 6, 2020
Maritime News

Shipping Livestock to China is Goal of Sudan’s $140 Million Port

A Chinese-built port for shipping livestock from Sudan’s Red Sea coast will be completed by year-end, the latest African component of Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative, a Sudanese company official...

November 6, 2020
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Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Maritime News

Livestock Carrier Runs Into Trouble Off Western Australia

It seems like livestock shipping has dodged another black eye A livestock carrier that had run into trouble and was listing has made safely it to port in Western Australian...

November 3, 2020
Total Views: 284

Friday, October 23, 2020
Sheep_Ship Livestock Carrier

New Zealand Cracks Down On Livestock Ships

by Praveen Menon (Reuters) – New Zealand on Friday said it had introduced new requirements for the safe transport of livestock, after a cattle ship capsized in the East China...

October 23, 2020
Total Views: 131

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
AL_MESSILAH Livestock Ship
Maritime News

Australia Evacuates Crew From COVID19 Infected Livestock Ship

By Colin Packham SYDNEY, Oct 20 (Reuters) – Australian officials were evacuating workers from a Kuwaiti-flagged livestock ship docked off the country’s west coast on Tuesday after at least half the 52...

October 20, 2020
Total Views: 28

Thursday, September 3, 2020
Maritime News

Missing Livestock Carrier: Lone Survivor Says Ship Capsized After Propulsion Loss

By Junko Fujita and Praveen Menon TOKYO/WELLINGTON, Sept 3 (Reuters) – More than 40 crew members were missing after a ship carrying cattle from New Zealand to China capsized in...

September 3, 2020
Total Views: 128

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Livestock Carrier with 43 Crew Goes Missing Off Japan

The Japanese Coast Guard is searching for a livestock carrier with 43 crew members on board after a distress signal was sent from the vessel on Wednesday. Reports say the...

September 2, 2020
Total Views: 266

Monday, November 25, 2019
queen hind capsizes
Maritime News

Livestock Carrier with Over 14,000 Sheep Capsizes Off Romania

A livestock carrier carrying over 14,000 live sheep has capsized in the Black Sea off Romania, prompting a frantic effort to save the animals. The ship, the Queen Hind, had...

November 25, 2019
Total Views: 11

Thursday, November 29, 2018
MV Jawan Rolling
Maritime News

Livestock Carrier Detained in Australia After Experiencing Stability Issues -Incident Video

Australia ordered that all cattle be removed from a Panama-flagged livestock carrier after the vessel ran into stability issues shortly after leaving port last Thursday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority...

November 29, 2018
Total Views: 12

Monday, May 21, 2018
Awassi Express live export ship

Australian Lawmaker Pushes to End Live Sheep Exports

By Colin Packham SYDNEY, May 21 (Reuters) – An Australian backbencher on Monday introduced legislation to parliament to ban the export of live sheep after the death of 2,400 animals...

May 21, 2018
Total Views: 0

Thursday, May 17, 2018
Awassi Express live export ship

Australia Toughens Welfare Standards for Live Animal Exports After Death of 2,400 Sheep

By Colin Packham SYDNEY, May 17 (Reuters) – Australia will require ships carrying live cattle and sheep exports to have an independent observer to ensure welfare standards, after 2,400 sheep died...

May 17, 2018
Total Views: 6

Monday, February 5, 2018
Sheep_Ship Livestock Carrier

Livestock Carrier Escapes Brazil’s Live Animal Export Ban

by José Roberto Gomes (Reuters) – A Brazilian federal court late on Sunday lifted an injunction blocking the shipment of around 25,000 cattle from the port of Santos, allowing for the...

February 5, 2018
Total Views: 38

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

WATCH: Cow Marked for Export Jumps Ship, Swims to Shore in Fremantle

A determined cow with an amazing will to live escaped a livestock ship and swam to freedom on Sunday in Fremantle, Western Australia. The cow was apparently being loaded onto...

November 16, 2016
Total Views: 7

Monday, January 11, 2016
Maritime News

Stranded Livestock Carrier MV Ocean Outback Departs Western Australia After Animal Deaths

The livestock carrier MV Ocean Outback finally departed Western Australia this weekend after a propulsion problem left the ship stranded offshore Freemantle for nearly two weeks with thousands of live animals aboard....

January 11, 2016
Total Views: 7

Thursday, October 15, 2015
Maritime News

Capsized Livestock Carrier Causing a Huge Stink in Brazil

  A port town in northern Brazil has been brought to a near standstill more than a week after a livestock carrier loaded with thousands of cattle capsized and sank...

October 15, 2015
Total Views: 54

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Maritime News

Thousands of Cattle May Have Died After Livestock Carrier Capsizes Pierside in Brazil

  A livestock carrier loaded with cattle turned over alongside a pier at the Port of Vila do Conde in Barcarena, Brazil, reportedly killing thousands of cattle. According to local...

October 6, 2015
Total Views: 71

Friday, February 14, 2014

COSCO Guangdong to Build Pair of Livestock Carriers

COSCO (Guangdong) Shipyard Co. secured a contract today valued at over USD $57 million to build two, 4500 square meter livestock carriers. The order was placed from an undisclosed European...

February 14, 2014
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Friday, January 31, 2014

Stinky Situation: Livestock Carrier Spends 72 Hrs. Adrift with 42,000 Sheep, Cows

Australia’s largest livestock exporter, Wellard Rural Exports, said Thursday that their flagship carrier, the MV Ocean Drover, broke down in the Indian Ocean this week while carrying 42,000 sheep and 6,000 cattle.

January 31, 2014
Total Views: 74


Ever Wonder What It’s Like to Work On A Livestock Carrier?

Earlier this morning news of a broken down livestock ship got many people wondering what it's like to work on such a ship. Well, here's a look:

January 31, 2014
Total Views: 29

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Engineering News

MOOOO!!! Groot Lands Livestock Ship Design Order

KUALA LUMPUR – A unique contract was signed yesterday between Dutch naval architecture firm, Groot Ship Design, South Korea’s Sungdong shipyard, and Malaysian shipowner PBHH/BH, for the design and delivery...

May 16, 2012
Total Views: 9

Monday, January 9, 2012
savina al-salaam livestock ship

Don’t Have a Cow, Man! Pirates Release Ship Carrying 3,620 Heads of Cattle Without Ransom

By JD, Somalia Report Somali pirates released the Indian-flagged Savina al-Salaam and its 16 all-Indian crew without ransom on Thursday, as owners and pirates confirmed to Somalia Report. A representative of the...

January 9, 2012
Total Views: 37