Specifically, the positive sign suggests that accident passenger-vessel damage severity per gross ton
is directly related to the wind speed at the time of the accident.
Already, in 2014, it has docked and repaired ferries to a total of 150,000 gross tons
, with types including conventional and high speed vessels in steel and aluminium.
We will maintain our position as the world's busiest port in terms of shipping tonnage, ahead of Rotterdam and Hong Kong,'' Yeo said, as he announced that the gross tonnage of ships visiting the city-state so far this year surpassed 1 billion gross tons
Tuesday -- a first-ever feat for Singapore as a port.
Both firms' ties have carried over 800 million gross tons
since 1997 without failure.
Singapore achieved a new record of 986 million gross tons
for shipping tonnage handled by its main port last year, leaving it poised to retain its position as the world's busiest port, the government said Thursday.
It was enormous: 280 feet long and 2,600 gross tons
, four times the size of a large trawler.
The all-suite ship would be around 41,700 gross tons
, 210 metres long and 28 metres wide and would be able to reach a cruising speed of 18.
The 28,631 gross tons
liner was built as Royal Viking Star for the now defunct five starrated Royal Viking Line's longdistance ocean cruising.
At 46,052 gross tons
and carrying 1,250 passengers it will be CMV's biggest ship by some margin.
This will be 175 years to the day that Samuel Cunard sailed on his inaugural voyage from Liverpool, on July 4, 1840, aboard RMS Britannia - 1,154 gross tons
- to Boston.
The captain of the 4,996 gross tons
of cargo ship asked for support, and the Ship Traffic Services sent a tugboat to the area.
Sorlandet, measuring 210 feet and 577 gross tons
, is the oldest operative full-rigged ship in the world and was launched in 1927 at a shipyard in Kristiansand.