Thursday, April 18, 2013

Japan to Receive First Nuclear MOX Shipment Since Fukushima Disaster

The specialized nuclear transport ships Pacific Heron and Pacific Egret left the Cherbourg Harbor in northern France on April 17th 2013.

April 18, 2013
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Thursday, January 6, 2011
PNTL Nuclear Fuel Ship

UK Welcomes New Nuclear Fuel Transport Ship

International Nuclear Services (INS), has today welcomed its newest vessel, Pacific Grebe, to its home port of Barrow-in-Furness. Pacific Grebe is owned by INS’s subsidiary, Pacific Nuclear Transport Ltd (PNTL)....

January 6, 2011
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Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Magnetic Underwater Ship Patch
Press Releases

Magnetic Repair Patch Saves Nuclear Fuel Ship

A magnetic patch made by Miko Marine AS of Norway has been used to seal a leak in the hull of the nuclear waste freighter Puma. The Danish-flagged ship was...

December 28, 2010
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Tuesday, July 13, 2010

The World’s First Nuclear Merchant Ship – NS Savannah

The United States’ first and only nuclear-powered merchant vessel was designed in hopes of finding peaceful uses for nuclear energy as part of President Eisenhower’s Atoms for Peace program in...

July 13, 2010
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Thursday, March 13, 2008

gCaptain Quiz – Unusual Cargo

What is it?? A free gCaptain t-shirt goes out to the first person who can correctly identify this cargo. UPDATE: We have a winner. Charlie of Sea Wolf Engineering correctly...

March 13, 2008
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