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Viridis Bulk Carriers Receives NOK 152 Million Investment Grant from Enova

The Maritime Executive 28 Sep 2023
Here, the entire breadth is covered from demand, distribution and use of hydrogen and ammonia, development of technology for CO2 capture on board ships, all-electric operation of ships as well as charging facilities for these” ... and board member at Viridis Bulk Carriers.

Irish military seize UK-bound 'cocaine mothership' carrying drugs worth £136m

The National 28 Sep 2023
The elite unit boarded the ship after the Irish Naval Service’s patrol vessel, the LE William Butler Yeats, fired warning shots in its direction when it failed to obey orders ... Mr Kelly said more information on how those aboard the cargo ship responded to its boarding would be provided in the coming days ... “This ship is very large.

Cocaine haul worth £430 million is seized by Ireland's elite Army Ranger Wing off the ...

The Daily Mail 28 Sep 2023
He was arrested after the ship was boarded ... Unable to board the ship from the naval vessel due to blustery weather, an Army Ranger Wing team descends to the ship's deck from fast ropes dangling from a helicopter above ... After refusing to obey orders from an Irish naval ship, warning shots were fired and the boat was forcibly boarded on Tuesday.

Trading Lives for Profit

Human Rights Watch 28 Sep 2023
Human Rights Watch wrote to 12 shipping or shipbreaking broker companies, 6 flag agencies and 3 shipbreaking yards as well as to the International Maritime Organization, and the Bangladesh Department of Environment, the Ministry of Industries, the Ministry of Labour and Employment, and the Bangladesh Ship Recycling Board.

The giant, the water bug and their common goal with the Jets

Toronto Sun 28 Sep 2023
Sign Up ... And while that ship may not have sailed, the lashings are checked and the gear is stowed. What’s a guy like him got to do to get a berth on board?. “If they can show us that they are better than what we have, better than what we finished the year with, then it’s up to us to find them that spot,” Rick Bowness, captain of the ship, said ... .

Enova to provide financcial support for zero-emission ships

SAFETY4SEA 27 Sep 2023
The project will use amine cleaning technology to capture 70% of the CO2 in the exhaust gas on the ship, and demonstrate a whole chain for handling CO2 including liquefaction and storage on board the ship ... With support from Enova, it is possible to start the pilot project on board the ship and test both technology and value chain.

Incredible moment special forces 'fast roped' from helicopter onto cartel 'mother ship' carrying £136million of ...

The Daily Mail 27 Sep 2023
The elite Army squad used a technique called 'fast-roping' - where they attach a rope from a helicopter and slide down - to get on board the container ship due to the vessel's height ... The ship refused to stop when ordered to do so by the Defence Forces, leading to the elite Rangers having to board it around Tuesday lunchtime.

Irish forces found huge quantity of drugs on board ship

SAFETY4SEA 27 Sep 2023
The Irish Defence Forces said that the ship had been tracked for several days after traveling from South America. Because the crew of the Matthew refused to halt to be boarded as the interdiction started, navy personnel had to fire warning shots.

New owner looking to repair and flip fire-burnt car carrier Freemantle Highway

Splash24/7 27 Sep 2023
Koole Contractors will not be repairing the ship and getting into the car shipping business but will be looking to repair the ship and sell it to a willing customer ... The ship will first be further emptied because there is still an uncertain amount of cargo on board ... The ship left Eemshaven last Thursday, where it had been moored since early August.

Curaçao to Cork: What we know about MV Matthew's journey

RTE 27 Sep 2023
But what do we know about this 190-metre-long, 32-metre-wide ship involved in the State's largest-ever seizure? ... "Prior to that, the MV Matthew just was a standard bulk carrier ship ... An Garda Síochána said the Joint Task Force, which eventually intercepted and boarded the ship, was set up on 22 September, based on international intelligence.

�136,000,000 of cocaine seized in Ireland’s biggest ever drugs bust

Metro UK 27 Sep 2023
An elite Irish army unit stormed the Panamanian cargo ship suspected of carrying significant amounts of drugs in a major operation on Tuesday ... Military personnel took part in the ‘highly complex’ raid on the ship (Picture ... Warning shots were reportedly fired at the cargo vessel prior to the boarding operation.

Elite unit stops boat carrying 70,000,000 lines of coke off Irish coast

Metro UK 27 Sep 2023
An elite Irish army unit stormed the Panamanian cargo ship suspected of carrying significant amounts of drugs, worth around €157 million (£135 million), in a major operation on Tuesday ... Military personnel took part in the ‘highly complex’ raid on the ship (Picture ... ‘The merchant ship refused to follow the instructions of our own ship.

Irish Military Recover ‘Significant’ Quantity of Suspected Drugs Aboard Cargo Ship

The Daily Telegraph Australia 27 Sep 2023
... coordinated the operation, which resulted in the boarding and detention of the Panama-registered bulk cargo ship MV Matthew early that morning, and the recovery of a “substantial” amount of narcotics, according to the Irish Air Corps.

Irish navy make record drug bust from cargo ship

Manila Bulletin 27 Sep 2023
The 189-metre-long bulk carrier was intercepted Tuesday by Irish naval forces who fired warning shots before boarding and escorting the ship to Cork port where it is currently detained. Irish justice minister Helen McEntee said in a statement that the drugs on board would have "no doubt been destined for Irish and European markets".

Suspected cocaine worth 157 million euro found in Ireland’s biggest drug seizure

AOL 27 Sep 2023
It came as an elite Irish army unit stormed the Panamanian cargo ship in a major operation on Tuesday ... The elite unit boarded the ship after the Naval Service’s patrol vessel, the LE William Butler Yeats, fired warning shots in its direction ... The Irish Air Corps and Naval Service had been tracking the container ship over a number of days.

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