George Papadopoulos of Safe Bulkers
20 December 2017 - Monaco-based marine dry-bulk transportation services Safe Bulkers
Other significant reductions included Handysize Bulkers
Emir Mavani Abdullah said their company together with Westbury had planned to add another 40,000 tonnes of bulk capacity to expand services at MAPAK Qasim Bulkers
beyond the requirements of the local filter.
COSCO had recently invested in a version of mammoth bulkers
, but they were only 300,000 tonners.
15 March 2010 - Greek dry bulk operator Safe Bulkers
(NYSE:SB) has mandated Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) to book-run its public issue of nine million shares, the company said Monday.
The company has contracted 13 in total comprising four panamax products tankers, two long-range-two (LR2) aframax clean tankers, four handymax bulkers
and three handysize dry-cargo ships in a move that would appear to run contrary to the current global recession.
During the year, bulkship charter and shipping rates weakened somewhat, including rates for Capesize bulkers
and VLCC's, but these declines, as well as the impact of highr fuel costs, were offset to post another record year by leveraging a number of strengths.
In 1990, there were 75 major accidents involving bulkers
, with 19 becoming total losses, according to the ILU.
What separates self-unloaders from other Great Lakes ships, known as bulkers
, is that they are fitted with a conveyor system which allows them to be unloaded with a minimum or, in some cases, no dock-side unloading facilities.
Pakistan National Shipping Corp (PNSC) has become the latest shipping line to join the trend of ordering dry bulk vessels, stating in June 2010 that it is looking to order five new-build bulkers
The Ravenna-based shipping company controls an advanced fleet of 12 vessels made up of nine dry bulkers
and three MR tankers.