Latest News for: Ship disposal


Negros Occidental to honor individuals, groups in drive against ASF

Sun Star 25 Jul 2021
These people who helped in maintaining the ASF-free status of the province will receive plaque of commendation in rites at the Social Hall of the Provincial Capitol Building in Bacolod City today, July 26 ... Of the figure, 12,804.41 kilograms were shipped back to their point of origin while 9,624.29 kilograms were confiscated and disposed of ... .

Mass Effect 2: 7 Best Normandy Upgrades To Get Right Away

Game Rant 23 Jul 2021
Among the most important elements to any space travel story is the ship ... To accomplish this goal, the game gives players several upgrades to beef up this fresh ship ... With this weapon at their disposal, the heroes decimate their foes' ship while sustaining minimal damage to the Normandy.

Pentagon faces political battle to retire old weapons systems — and some newer ones

Federal News Radio 23 Jul 2021
The most glaring examples of expensive systems slated for retirement, even though they have plenty of useful service life remaining, are the four littoral combat ships the Navy is proposing to dispose of ... In terms of average age, the Navy’s overall fleet of ships and aircraft is just 14 years old.

New Coral Disease Appears To Be Spread By Ships' Ballast Water

IFL Science 22 Jul 2021
We don't yet know what causes it, but have strong evidence it is finding new locations to destroy because ships are failing to follow rules on safe ballast water disposal ... The first sightings were made close to Freeport and Nassau, the Bahamas' biggest commercial shipping ports, and reefs.

Officials, residents seek action on hazardous waste removal from Tremont Barrel Fill site

Springfield News-Sun 22 Jul 2021
The issue is that there has not been an update from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regarding when a consent decree would be finalized ... That would involve regulatory action ... The rough plans for the clean up effort include removing drums from the site and shipping liquid waste discovered off-site to special locations for disposal ... $28M ... 1.5 ... 8.5.

Long Beach explores options for Queen Mary’s future, including preservation or disposal

Press Telegram 21 Jul 2021
Those costs, it seems, would top $100 million in every scenario — even if Long Beach chose to dispose of the ship. Moffatt & Nichol estimated that dismantling the ship, towing it elsewhere to be recycled or sinking it as a reef would each cost in the range of $105-to-190 million.

Carnival Expects Three-Quarters of Capacity to Resume Sailing in 2021

The Maritime Executive 21 Jul 2021
Holland America Line and Princess Cruises are also due to restart their first ships sailing to Alaska in the coming days, while P&O has begun U.K ... Both Costa and Aida also returned additional cruise ships to service ... During 2020, Carnival Corporation accelerated the disposal of older cruise ships from across its brands.

8 Tips for Safely Operating Battery-Powered Tools

TDT News 21 Jul 2021
(Family Features) Battery-powered power tools make it convenient and efficient to tackle chores around the house and job site ... Do not store batteries on their chargers. If you suspect your battery may have a problem, do not use, ship or discard it as normal trash. Always dispose of your battery according to federal, state and local regulations ... ....

Ireland has a number of superb prospects in the boat who are rowing for gold

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Jul 2021
To reach Japan on time, competition boats for the Olympics needed to be shipped ... Like every other Irish crew, they had two vessels at their disposal, ...

Another View: Expensive Queen restoration not port’s responsibility

Press Telegram 16 Jul 2021
“We absolutely got $23 million of repairs done that needed to be done… The ship is in better shape than it’s been in decades.” March 31, 2021, Long Beach Post. “We know what we spent our money on and we know what work was done that has made the ship safer,” he said ... John McLaurin is the president of the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association.

Some Neutrogena And Aveeno Sunscreens Voluntarily Recalled Due To Low Levels Of Benzene

CBS Sports 15 Jul 2021
Royal Caribbean Not Responsible For Toddler's 2019 Cruise Ship Death, Judge Rules. Johnson & Johnson said those who have purchased the products should dispose of them, adding that benzene is a carcinogen that “could potentially cause cancer depending on the level and extent of exposure.” ... Fourth Stimulus Check.

Hazardous waste collection event set July 24

The World 14 Jul 2021
Coos and Curry County residents can dispose ... Materials collected at this event will be sorted for reuse or recycling (for example, reusable products may be donated to community organizations), or shipped to a regulated hazardous waste treatment, storage or proper disposal facility.

'Leave WPS', opposition senators tell China after waste-dumping in Spratlys

Manila Bulletin 13 Jul 2021
Satellite images released by United States-based firm Simularity bared that Chinese vessels have been disposing sewage and ship wastewater over the South China Sea, including the Spratlys Islands, or the Kalayaan Island Group, for several years, damaging reefs and other marine resources.

Granite State Manufacturing highlights need for workers

Union Leader 13 Jul 2021
Inside a nondescript gray building on the West Side of Manchester, machinists using advanced equipment make parts for the Navy’s latest submarines, including the Columbia-class sub scheduled to start patrols in 2031 ... “We have the equipment ... Navy ... The company also creates parts for surface ships and unmanned systems, such as bomb disposal robots ... ....