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Cocaine worth €600,000 found on container ship

Ekathimerini 31 Mar 2023
... that had departed from Ecuador with a freight of bananas for the Turkish port of Izmit ... Upon discovery of the drugs, the captain notified the authorities.

It’s been five years since the Mets had a captain. Who could fill the role now?

New York Post 31 Mar 2023
David Wright returned to Port St. Lucie this spring as the last Mets captain. Though he retired in 2018, the team has not named a captain since ... Francisco Lindor has nine years and $306.9 million left on his contract with the Mets, and just spent the World Baseball Classic as the captain of Team Puerto Rico.

Front Row Seat: What I learned on my first cruise vacation

Duluth News Tribune 30 Mar 2023
Then came a point, around noon Friday just outside the Cabo San Lucas Cruise Port, when I found myself standing on a helipad, drinking a very dry martini and watching for whales ... No one got the reference, but I did hear a couple scattered cheers when I said I was from Duluth during an open question-and-answer session with the ship’s captain.

The Safe Harbor

The New York Review of Books 30 Mar 2023
My seat is the ultimate La-Z-Boy, an exaggerated captain’s ...

AD Ports launches new shipping service to Qatar, Kuwait

Gulf Daily News 29 Mar 2023
AD Ports Group today announced the launch of a new shipping service that improves commercial and logistic connectivity to Qatar and Kuwait.  ... Furthermore, AD Ports Group ... Captain Ammar Mubarak Al Shaiba, Acting CEO of the Maritime Cluster and SAFEEN Group, AD Ports Group, said.

Belapur to Gateway: Response to water taxis hits rough waters

Hindustan Times 28 Mar 2023
Belapur ... Nevertheless, we will get more clarity on the reasons only after the meeting with the operators concerned,” said Captain Praveen Khara, Chief Port Officer, MMB. (HT PHOTO) ... Therefore, a 50-seater boat was being run so that at least the regular passengers are not denied the services,” said Captain Praveen Khara, Chief Port Officer, MMB ... ....

IAMPE Congratulates NOLA MPE Graduates

The Maritime Executive 27 Mar 2023
Captain Jeffrey Monroe taught the course MM, AMPE, which covered in-depth maritime industry and port management topics ...Mike” Stolzman, MPEChief Operating Officer, Port of New Orleans; LCDR Christopher O’Connor, MPE – Prevention Department Head, Sector San Juan, USCG; Heather Candell, MPE – Turn Services.

MPS & GPHA construct new harbour craft jetty at Tema port to improve efficiency

B & FT Online 27 Mar 2023
Harbour craft jetty at the Terminal 3, Port of Tema ... Adding on to that, in a separate engagement, the Harbour Master at the Port of Tema, Captain Francis Kwesi Micah revealed that the Port Authority has already made preparations to procure two new tugs and train additional pilots to enhance vessel handling services at the Port.

AD Ports Group launches new Ro-Ro shipping service

Gulf News 25 Mar 2023
... businesses, and facilitate their access to their target markets with competitive rates and reduced time through Khalifa Port, the strategic gateway to Abu Dhabi,” said Captain Ammar Mubarak Al Shaiba, Acting CEO of the Maritime Cluster and SAFEEN Group, AD Ports Group.

Stories From Our Iron Lands

Mesabi Daily News 25 Mar 2023
Captain Cartwright was a huge, hearty man who did everything on a big scale—eating, drinking, working, laughing, praising, blaming. When George Callahan, later manager of the Pickands Mather Marine Department, was a young vessel agent at the Duluth port, he was awakened by the telephone before daylight one Sunday morning ... “No!” roared the Captain.

Fire aboard oil tanker in Portugal

SAFETY4SEA 22 Mar 2023
The Administration of the Ports of Douro, Leix�es and Viana do Castelo (APDL), quickly managed to put three tugboats on board to help fight the ... The Captain of the Port of Douro and Leix�es also pledged two vessels from the Leix�es Lifeguard Station.

Product Tanker Burning off Portuguese Coast

The Maritime Executive 22 Mar 2023
The tanker Greta K (24,768 dwt) was inbound for the port of Leixões, having already boarded her pilot when the fire was reported around 3.30 p.m ... In addition, the Port Captain for Douro and Leixões sent two additional tugboats to assist.

ADQ's AgTech Park launches vertical farming project

Urdu Point 22 Mar 2023
The inaugural farming facility is situated in Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi Group (KEZAD), the UAE's largest operator and developer of fully integrated and specialised economic zones ... Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamsi, Managing Director and AD Ports Group CEO, said, “We are pleased to host Zero Farms as part of ADQ’s AgTech Park ... ....

The Greater Houston Port Bureau Announces New President

Hastings Tribune 21 Mar 2023
The Greater Houston Port Bureau (“Port Bureau”) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Captain Eric Carrero as President ... Bernt Netland, the Chairman of the Port Bureau Board said, “Captain Carrero’s extensive maritime knowledge and working experience in our Houston port region will be a great benefit for the Port Bureau.

Abu Dhabi launches app for safely navigating waterways

Gulf News 20 Mar 2023
... to both modernising our service capabilities and enhancing the user experience of our maritime community, while also strengthening Abu Dhabi’s position as a leading global maritime centre,” said Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, managing director and group CEO of AD Ports Group.

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