Latest News for: Ships procurement


Subdued grape market due higher costs

Fresh Plaza 25 Nov 2021
The Indian grape harvest is underway and shipments of the early grapes are already being sent to Russia ... Nagesh Shetty from Deccan Produce said the market is somewhat subdued this year. “Although the procurement price of the grapes is the same other costs such as shipping and packing have increased which is causing some apprehension for importers.".

Getting 11K turkeys to Southern Nevadans in need is no small feat

Las Vegas Review-Journal 25 Nov 2021
Annual procurement for holiday food drives begins months in advance for the region’s only food bank, Three Square ... This year was particularly challenging, Johnson said, because of the fluctuations in shipping caused by the pandemic ... Shipping challenges continued to complicate Thanksgiving deliveries this month.

Facilities & Office Manager - Administration + Facilities

Reliefweb 24 Nov 2021
A+F provides direct service-oriented support to over 300 US-based team members, through provision of administrative services, such as front office and operations desk management, mail and shipping, supplies and procurement; and indirectly supports domestic and country offices by ...

Wicker, Hyde-Smith Praise $113.6 Million Award for Next Amphibious Warship

Greenwood Commonwealth 23 Nov 2021
... assault ship. The contract is the sixth increment of long-lead-time material for the ship, which will be built in Pascagoula ... The contract derives from $500 million in FY2021 appropriations approved by Congress to fund the advanced procurement of the LHA 9 amphibious assault ship.

PM: India now working towards self-reliance in defence sector

The Times of India 19 Nov 2021
... warfare suite for naval ships to the Navy chief. He said that a lion’s share of spending on procurement of weapons from the defence budget will be done on indigenously designed ones in time to come in line with the country’s policy of self-reliance in the crucial defence sector.

Navy vice-chief: Moving ahead with goal of 170 vessels in force by 2027

Indian Express 18 Nov 2021
At present, the Navy has a fleet strength of 130 vessels, including ships and submarines ... Ghormade said, “Earlier the plan was for 170 (ships) by 2027, but over the period, of course there has been a delay in the procurement and acquisition process ... Why we work on a 15-year model, is because Navy’s projects have a long gestation period ... Tags ... Nov 18 ... .

Your Local Louisville Bookstores And Coffee Shops Are Dealing With Supply Chain Headaches, Too

LEO Weekly 17 Nov 2021
The Ever Given, a 1,300-foot-long container ship, made headlines in March when it became stuck in the Suez Canal, halting passage for weeks for other ships and essentially stopping an estimated $9.6 billion worth of trade ... She said it’s even getting tougher to procure cardboard boxes for shipping products like books.

Navy has catered for 3rd aircraft carrier in its planning, says Vice Chief Admiral

Indian Express 16 Nov 2021
The Navy’s plan to have a force with 170 ships by ... The Navy has a present fleet strength of 130, including ships and submarines, he stated ... “Earlier the plan was for 170 (ships) by 2027 but over the period, of course there has been a delay in the procurement and acquisition process.

US to begin vaccinating kids aged 5-11 years as CDC gives final nod to Pfizer

DNA India 15 Nov 2021
The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will be given to kids in smaller doses, one-third of the dosage given to teens and adults ... The Joe Biden government is already well prepared to go ahead with the inoculation drive for kids as it has procured enough doses for the children in the 5-11 age group and beginning to ship them across the country ... .

Bangladesh’s locally developed COVID vaccine faces regulatory hurdles

Anadolu Agency 15 Nov 2021
Chowdhury also criticized the government for vaccine procurement from India and favoring its local distributor. The government earlier signed a tripartite agreement with India to procure 30 million doses of Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine from the Serum Institute of India. After shipping 7 million vaccines in February, India ceased shipments in March.

A boost to Pakistan Navy’s surface warfare capabilities

The News International 14 Nov 2021
PNS Aslat in 2013, Pakistan Navy was faced with the challenge to phase out its aging British-origin Tariq-class (Type 21) warships that were procured in the early 1990s. Four of these ships were decommissioned once the F-22Ps were inducted, while the PNS Tariq and PNS Khaibar remain in active service.

Online holiday shopping faces an increase in out-of-stock goods

Daily Bulletin 13 Nov 2021
Bloomberg ... Cargo ships anchored off the Ports of Losa Angeles and Long Beach, Thursday, November 11, 2021 as seen from San Pedro.(Photo by Chuck Bennett, Contributing Photographer) Mattel CEO struggles with demand, too ... The company sped procurement of raw materials and lined up ocean-freight capacity and access to additional ports and shipping lanes.

Georgia Company And Owner Sentenced For Their Roles In International Scheme To Evade The U.S. ...

CBS Sports 13 Nov 2021
SAVANNAH, GA. (CW44 News At 10)– A Georgia company and its owner have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in an international scheme to evade United States national security laws ... Villone, Caprini and GVA then engaged Bagrou and WMO to procure the turbine from a U.S.-based manufacturer and to have the turbine shipped overseas.

ABS Nautical Systems Partners with Spares CNX to Digitize Spare Parts

The Maritime Executive 12 Nov 2021
(1) PROPELLER Ship ensures accurate spare parts inventory is maintained onboard; (2) PROPELLER Shore aggregates data from vessels and uses AI to generate actionable insights and recommendations for procurement and operation optimization; and (3) PROPELLER Supply provides shipping ...

The Timely Truth for this week is ... GUIDANCE

Watauga Democrat 10 Nov 2021
Disaster struck when the team’s ship, Endurance, became entrapped in ice and eventually sank after the hull was crushed. Marooned on nearby Elephant Island, there seemed little hope for their survival ... It was an 800-mile journey to South Georgia Island where help could be found ... Shackleton procured another ship and returned to rescue all of his men ... .