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Canadian team recreates dramatic ship rescues for new program ‘Disasters at Sea’

  • 13/04/2019

‘Disasters at Sea’ is a Canadian-made production that follows investigations of ship disasters around the world, painstakingly recreated in Ontario locations. Braving the elements of a ...

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Poor workplace safety plagues ship breaking industry.

  • 13/04/2019

It is done largely by the private sector and is rarely subject to safety controls or inspection   Workplace accidents continue unabated at the district’s ship breaking yards as o...

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181 ships were recycled in Q1 2019 - NGO Shipbreaking

  • 13/04/2019

NGO Shipbreaking Platform, there were a total of 181 ships broken in the first quarter of 2019. Of these, 142 ships were sold to the beaches of South Asia where they were broken under conditions th...

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Maersk tightens its ship recycling procedures.

  • 13/04/2019

In the wave of discussions on Maersk entering the ship recycling sector in Alang, Maersk has faced criticism for its handling of two independent cases related to ship recycling. One related to the ...

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EU ship recycling rules look like protectionism.

  • 13/04/2019

Only nine shipyards, out of 26, on the EU list of approved recycling facilities are realistically open for ship recycling, and only three of the 26 could recycle a large ship (Panamax size or large...

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