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This is so given that this is a notional point in chartering terms, this is best described as the Shipper/Receiver arranging for delivery/receival of cargo to/from directly under ships hook and the ship paying for the labour to stow the cargo in the vesse ...

A common measure of ship carrying capacity. The number of tons (2240 lbs.) of cargo, stores and bunkers that a vessel can transport. It is the difference between the number of tons of water a vessel displaces "light" and the number of tons it displaces "w ...

Category:Sea Words

This refers to shipping documents which are presented to a bank on a collection basis to be passed to the buyer (drawee) when payment is made.

Category:Financial Terms

Tunnel which accommodates pipelines and runs longitudinally alongh the centre line of a ship.

Category:Technical Terms


Maritime Industry News

  • Thirty-seven people were rescued from a Ro-Ro cargo ship in the Red Sea on Sunday. The 3,133 dwt Taba issued a distress call to the Safaga Naval base in Egyptafter it

  • Police in the Philippines have filed murder charges against the owner and crew of the M/V Kim Nirvana, which sank last Thursday killing over 60. The charges were filed on Friday

  • 80 m tuna purse seiner ‘MORNE BLANC’ has just left PIRIOU premises in Nha Be, Ho Chi Minh Ville in Vietnam, after being delivered, in time, by PIRIOU VIETNAM to SAPMER. The

  • The Honorable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada, joined by Andrew Saxton, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver and John Weston, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea

  • A major cross-industry initiative led by Wärtsilä, MAN Diesel & Turbo and Winterthur Gas & Diesel to develop basic technologies for use in 2- and 4-stroke marine engines has been officially launched.

Companies Profiles

  • NEPTUNE TECHNICAL AGENCIES LTD website, known for its consistent and devoted service since 1992 to Greek Shipping at the Baltic Sea States of Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and neighboring countries.

  • KLIMAFROST LTD. is certificated by ISO 9002 from ABS, was created after a successful cooperation of many years between companies KLIMAFROST Kakavelakis Ioannis, which was established in 1981 &

  • Viofilters LTD was founded in 1957 in Greece by Agamemnon Rakopoulos continuing until today, the steady dynamic course. Having completed more than 50 years of successful field filtering has
  • PrimaSound acoustic cleaners are low frequency high powered horns designed as a highly effective economical means of preventing particulate build-up in marine and industrial applications.Acoustic Cleaners are pneumatically operated

  • "C. SAVVAS Ltd" was established in 2002 by Mr. Costas E. Savva who has been active in the field of marine Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) installations since

Alert - Accident News

  • The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published its annual safety and environmental statistics.

    Drawn from 264 IMCA contractor members and based upon 798 million man-hours of

  • The Gard P&I Club has issued a two-part Insight article on container losses at sea. The first part of the Insight article looks into the changing approach to the environmental impact of

  • The Philippine National Police and six survivors have filed criminal charges against the owner, captain and crew of the ferry M/B Kim Nirvana-B, which capsized off

  • Paris MOU has issued its Annual Report on Port State Control for 2014. According to the report, for the first time since the introduction of the New Inspection Regime the number of

  • The member Authorities of the Indian Ocean Memorandum of Understanding (IOMOU) announced the launch of a new Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Crew Familiarization for Enclosed Space Entry. The three month campaign