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DNA collection by families gives boost to USS Arizona ID effort

York News-Times 08 Dec 2023
Since 2015, the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) has disinterred and identified the remains of hundreds of service members from other ships sunk at Pearl Harbor — including 362 sailors from the USS Oklahoma who were ID’d through the efforts of the agency’s laboratory at Offutt Air Force Base.

NTSB: Dragged Anchor Caused San Pedro Bay Oil Spill

The Maritime Executive 06 Dec 2023
It was initiated when a container ship dragged anchor over an underwater pipeline in a storm eight months earlier ... The agency also called for new audible and visual alarms at Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) when an anchored ship gets close to a pipeline, along with procedures for VTS to notify pipeline operators of potential damage.

DeJoy says USPS network needs ‘major’ changes. But union, Senate committee leader wary of impact

Federal News Radio 06 Dec 2023
They just get punished — and that is what happened to the Postal Service from about 2006 until my arrival in 2020,” DeJoy said at the Nov ... Agency Oversight ... The agency said the decontamination effort led to “significant rerouting of product and service disruptions throughout the Midwest.” ‘I can see some of the improvements’.

MSC Continues Acquisition Spree Making Offer for Freight Forwarder Clasquin

The Maritime Executive 05 Dec 2023
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is continuing to move aggressively to expand its operations through strategic acquisitions as well as investments in its fleet ... The controlling shareholder of Clasquin reports it was approached by MSC’s SAS Shipping Agencies Services subsidiary and has entered into exclusive negotiations.

10 Years of EUROMAR – A Decade of Commitment to the Maritime Sector

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 04 Dec 2023
EUROMAR enthusiastically celebrates a decade as a service agency for the ...

Logisticians ecstatic over new delivery capped fees

Capital Ethiopia 03 Dec 2023
Freight forwarders that Capital spoke to claim that shipping agencies have been charged service fees, such as those for clearing containers and port security, which can total up to USD 50 ... shipping agencies must utilize the foreign currency rate set by the Djibouti Central Bank.

Cyprus maritime company diversifies its services

CyprusMail 01 Dec 2023
... its services across multiple industries ... EDT Group, known for its extensive portfolio encompassing ship maintenance, agency services, and lifecycle solutions for the Oil and Gas sector, among others, views this collaboration as a significant step in bolstering maritime solutions.

Tototheo broadens horizons into Land Enterprise Market for Fixed and Mobility connectivity solutions

Stockwatch 30 Nov 2023
In this context, Tototheo Maritime recently provided EDT Group, a well-established company supplying Offshore Support Vessels and assets, together with a diverse portfolio including ship maintenance and agency services, and offering top-tier lifecycle services to the Oil and Gas ...

Stolt and United Heavy Lift Confirm Diversion Plans Avoiding Panama Canal

The Maritime Executive 28 Nov 2023
Bonnesen warns that this means “a huge impact on shipping in general.” ... Bloomberg reported so far in 2023 carriers have paid $235 million in auction fees to purchase slots, which according to shipping agency Waypoint Port Services is 20 percent higher than in 2022.

Quảng Ninh increases competitiveness of seaports

Vietnam News 27 Nov 2023
The province will also have investment in seaport systems, port logistics services, and trading of services according to international standards, such as maritime agency, warehousing, container handling and ship leasing ... Regarding cargo handling services, there are 19 businesses handling cargo at ships.

Here are a few Tulare County nonprofits to consider donating to on GivingTuesday...

Visalia Times Delta 27 Nov 2023
Family Services of Tulare County. Family Services mission is to "help children, adults, and families heal from violence and thrive in healthy relationships," according to its website ... Family Services, P.O ... Family Services' Administrative Office, 744 E ... Items purchased from the nonprofit's Amazon Wish List will be shipped to the agency.

Container traffic at Kenya's main seaport up 10.2 pct in January-October period

Xinhua 24 Nov 2023
"These initiatives include the expansion of container handling berths, increased automation of services, acquisition of modern ship and cargo handling equipment and improved partnerships with key government agencies and stakeholders," said Ruto.

ICTSI calls for 'political will' to help shipping businesses

Manila Bulletin 23 Nov 2023
An official of shipping giant International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) is urging national agencies to exercise political will to help address interconnected issues in the shipping industry ... Gonzales described the shipping industry as critical and "effectively the economic heartbeat of the country.".

Shippers spend $235 million in bid to bypass Panama Canal congestion

The Spokesman-Review 22 Nov 2023
Shipping companies have paid a total of $235 million so far this year to jump ahead of a backlog of congestion at the Panama Canal, according to data from shipping agency Waypoint Port Services Ltd ... queue, with fees to expedite passage paid via auction held by the canal agency.

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