Latest News for: Ships procurement


Tata Steel becomes 24th company to join Sea Cargo Charter to meet climate goals

Live Mint 27 Sep 2021
“We are truly proud to be a signatory of the Charter as it represents another critical phase in our efforts to tackle climate change around the world," Ranjan Sinha, Chief Group Shipping and Director Raw Material Procurement of Tata Steel told PTI ... for sustainable shipping.

South Africa: CGA learns that state port authority is broke due to corruption

Fresh Plaza 27 Sep 2021
Capital that should have been allocated to procure or replace items such as tugboats, pilot boats, helicopters, ship-to-shore cranes, mobile harbour cranes, straddle carriers , rubber tyre gantry cranes, reach stackers and hauliers, was not undertaken ... Considerable amounts of fruit spent a long time waiting before finally being shipped.”.

Anas Sarwar: Scottish ferries being built abroad a 'humiliation'

BBC News 23 Sep 2021
The two new boats will be the first major order by CMAL, which procures vessels for CalMac, since Glen Sannox and an as-yet unnamed ship, known as Hull 802, which are still under construction at the Ferguson shipyard ... The new ships will be larger but more fuel efficient than the current vessels and will have greater vehicle capacity.

Third Austal Executive Resigns

The Maritime Executive 23 Sep 2021
Navy, the Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship and the Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport, a militarized ro/pax design ... authorities were looking into irregularities with "the procurement of certain ship components for use in connection with U.S.

Scottsdale-based Emerge raises $130 million, aims to hire hundreds

Business Journal 23 Sep 2021
Emerge, a Scottsdale technology company that facilitates freight procurement and shipping, said ...

Construction work starts on new Type 31 warships

BBC News 23 Sep 2021
It's a lot cheaper, with a budget of no more than £250m per ship ... The choice of Rosyth followed a convoluted process of procurement - reversing a decision that would have put all the Royal Navy's fighting ship orders into Clyde yards, and trying to get more competition between private shipbuilders.

Comment on MOD invests �72.5m in Directed Energy Weapons by Another Steve

The Engineer 22 Sep 2021
“The procurement system at Abbey Wood is a shambles, and presiding over this steaming heap of institutional incompetence is the minister.

Power ships granted generation licences by regulator

Business Day 21 Sep 2021
... among the preferred bidders of the so-called emergency round of energy procurement, including for three power ships owned by Turkish company Karpowership.

Commission to receive 600,000 metric tons of wheat to meet aid demand

Capital Ethiopia 20 Sep 2021
As Aydruse Hassen, Deputy Commissioner and Logistics head of NDRMC said, from the 600,000 metric tons, about 400,000 metric ton of the wheat is on its way to Ethiopia, which has reached to the Djibouti port, and as he further explained, the remaining 200,000 metric ton will be shipped within a short time.

Procurement laws have crashed and burned

The Manila Times 18 Sep 2021
Pharmally was incorporated in 2019, just months before it got the jumbo supply contract of P8.6 billion from Procurement Service-Department of Budget and Management (PS-DBM) in 2020 ... That was another compelling ground for outright disqualification, according to government procurement laws.

Lockheed Tunes Deal to Supply Greek Navy with New, Updated Warships

The National Herald 17 Sep 2021
The Greeks “want to get the most they can … and they have some demands, and they’re difficult,” Guy Stitt, President of AMI International, a naval analytics firm tracking and analyzing ship procurements in dozens of countries said.

‘The specialists in Germany were shocked they hadn’t operated in Ireland’

The Irish Times 17 Sep 2021
Originally she was just passing through, but Róisín Russ ended up staying in the quiet German town Elvis Presley once called home during his military service ... “I worked in procurement, liaising with German organisations shipping items to other American embassies around the world, while learning German along the way.” ... Free education ... .

Associate Supply Officer, UNOPS IICA-1, Nouakchott

Reliefweb 16 Sep 2021
S/he will support all activities pertaining to the supply chain function including planning, sourcing, transport, shipping, customs clearance, and warehousing management ... He/She will provide technical support to one national staff performing Supply function in Nouakchott, and coordinate supply/procurement with Sub Office Bassikounou.

14.89M more doses of US-made vaccines to arrive in PH before September ends

Manila Bulletin 16 Sep 2021
On the other hand, Moderna has started to make arrangements for the shipment of the procured 4,712,770 doses to the Philippines, according to Galvez, adding that the the initial shipment containing 1,250,000 doses is scheduled to arrive this week, while another 961,000 doses will be delivered on September 16.

Have Brexit and COVID-19 delayed UK businesses’ green initiatives?

Process and Control Today 15 Sep 2021
Have Brexit and COVID-19 delayed UK businesses’ green initiatives?. 25/05/2021 One World Express Inc. Ltd. Atul Bhakta, CEO of One World Express ... From marketing and packaging, to procurement and shipping arrangements, it is clear that businesses of all sizes are now adopting ecological practices into their long-term strategical thinking ... ....