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North Carolinian played a role in Suez traffic jam

Rocky Mount Telegram 11 Apr 2021
Prior to the 1950s most shipping cargos were loaded by longshoremen in a time-consuming and costly operation. McLean began the revolution that led to using strong truck trailer-sized containers to load ocean ships ... The world found out that the new way of loading and transferring ...
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Keeping the global economy afloat

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 11 Apr 2021
This dramatically reduced the cost of loading and unloading a ship. In 1956, hand-loading a ship cost $5.86 per ton; the standardized container cut that cost to 16 cents a ton ... Some forecast that ships capable of carrying loads 50 percent larger than the Ever Given's will be plying the open seas by 2030.
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The first Greek naval success since the beginning of the Revolution on this day 11th April 1821

Greek City Times 11 Apr 2021
Fifteen fully-equipped Spetses-built ships, en route to Asia Minor, found out that three Turkish ships with 42 cannons together with a transport ship loaded with armaments, were anchored in Milos Gulf – reinforcements for the Turkish fleet in the Ionion. The Greek ships ...
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Buster moves: century-old shipwreck resurfaces on NSW’s Woolgoolga beach

The Observer 11 Apr 2021
The 10 crew and passengers of the Buster narrowly escaped death after waves ‘like a wall’ smashed into the side of the 310-tonne ship in 1893 ... The 310-tonne ship was built in Canada and arrived in Woolgoolga jetty in the late 19th century to pick up a load of timber on its way to New Zealand.
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Two Tyler veterans receive handcrafted canes from Central Texas nonprofit

Tyler Morning Telegraph 11 Apr 2021
It was a special day for two Tyler veterans who were honored with a personal delivery of a handcrafted cane from Canes for Veterans Central Texas ... Usually, Canes for Veterans Central Texas would ship a cane ... While Hendley served in World War II from 1943 to 1946, he lost 44 men one night as a ship blew up while the men were loading ammo ... ....
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One On One: Did a North Carolinian cause the Suez Canal back-up?

Chatham Journal 10 Apr 2021
Prior to the 1950s most shipping cargos were loaded by longshoremen in a time consuming and costly operation. McLean began the revolution that led to using strong truck trailer sized containers to load ocean ships ... The world found out that the new way of loading and transferring ...
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As Ontario fiddles, the horse racing industry burns

Toronto Sun 10 Apr 2021
We apologize, but this video has failed to load ... This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below ... “In addition, people are not shipping in ... “Mark Casse was scheduled to bring up over 100 horses and he’s not shipping up,” Lawson continued ... This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below.
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Largest dredge in M-E arrives in Suez Canal

TeluguStop 10 Apr 2021
On Wednesday, Rabie said 85 ships crossed the waterway carrying 6.1 million tonnes, the heaviest load since the Suez Canal opened for navigation in 1869 ... The incident caused a six-day suspension of navigation in the canal, stranding at least 422 ships ... At least 18,840 ships passed through the canal last year.
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Kecksburg firefighters donating 1989 fire engine to Dominican Republic

Courier Express 10 Apr 2021
Pleasant Township village ... The village’s used 1989 Ford 8000 Series pumper will be loaded up this weekend to be delivered by cargo ship to the Dominican Republic, a Caribbean nation lacking such lavish amenities ... Talerico drives the donated trucks to New Jersey, where they are loaded on to cargo ships ... Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department ... ....
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The forgotten shipping pallet stages a pandemic-era rally

The Economic Times 10 Apr 2021
Pallets serve as the base of a so-called unit load, a standard way to ship products so they’re easy to move with forklifts and jacks. They are generally bought or leased by product makers and get baked into transport packaging costs ... .
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CMA CGM Jacques Saade Boxship Sets Second Record for Full Containers

The Maritime Executive 09 Apr 2021
For the second time in six months, French shipping giant CMA CGM Group is claiming a record for the largest number of full containers loaded aboard a single vessel ... The calculation for the load exceeded ... The current figure likely means the ship is loaded to capacity with full boxes.
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Anlin Shipping's South African season starts early to alleviate pressure

Fresh Plaza 09 Apr 2021
“The whole idea is to alleviate the pressure in Cape Town harbour due to container delays and shortages,” explains Charles Gantz, managing director of Anlin Shipping, which is the agent for the Reefer Alliance, “and we have another vessel, the mv Baltic Purple, that will load from 18 to 22 April at FPT in Cape Town, to Rotterdam.”.
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Lessons from the Suez Canal blockage

Business Line 09 Apr 2021
During the Suez Canal blockage, other than the laden vessels which were waiting at the mouth of the canal, ships that had been en route and in loading were also held up. With turnaround times of maritime inventory such as containers and ships being hopelessly elongated, the entire cycle time of loading to unloading rose in geometric proportion.
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Shipping Containers Market Size, Top Manufacturers, Product Types, Sales and Demand 2021-2026

The Sentinel Newspaper 09 Apr 2021
The small container segment held the lion’s share in 2019, contributing to nearly one-third of the global shipping containers market, as small containers accumulate less space as compared to large-sized containers and thus, larger number of containers can be loaded over the ship.
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Chesil wrecks 3D diver trail launched

Divernet 09 Apr 2021
The Inshore Site at the toe of Chesil Beach includes nine variously sized English cannon cast between 1650 and 1725 that might once have been part of a ship’s cargo. Also remaining are gun fragments, concreted iron shot and timber fragments, thought to be the remains of a merchant ship.
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