Saturday, May 3, 2014
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Grounding Incidents

Brand New Capesize Bulker Runs Aground in Richards Bay

The 2014-built capesize bulk carrier LEOPOLD LD arrived in Richards Bay on the first of May 2014 after completing her maiden voyage from Tianjin Xingang Shipbuilding Heavy Industries. She was...

May 3, 2014
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Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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Maritime News

Power Failure Causes Seven Week Backlog of Ships at Richards Bay Coal Terminal

At the end of January, a municipal power failure caused South Africa’s Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) to shut down while shipments of coal continued unhindered to the port. 8...

February 11, 2014
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Wednesday, August 28, 2013
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Africa’s Top Coal Port Expands To Open Up Export Capacity

By Wendell Roelf CAPE TOWN, Aug 28 (Reuters) – Africa’s biggest coal export port is be expanded in a $192 million investment designed to help smaller South African mining companies...

August 28, 2013
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