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Tata Steel ventures into steel scrap recycling.

  • 13/07/2019

Tata Steel is setting up India's first scrap recycling plant, which will be based in Rohtak, Haryana. The move will give the company an early lead among peers as scrap generation increases in t...

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Govt plans to train fishermen, coastal people for seafarer jobs.

  • 13/07/2019

The government is considering imparting special training to fishermen and people living in coastal areas to facilitate them in taking up seafarer jobs, Union Minister Mansukh Lal Mandaviya said Tue...

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Demolition market needs to pick up for rates’ Rise to be sustainable.

  • 13/07/2019

A usual trend has been emerging of late in the demolition market, with more ship owners hesitating to sell their older carriers for demolition, after the recent rise in dry bulk rates. However, eve...

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Ship recycling set to protect our planet and people.

  • 13/07/2019

Dismantling ships is widely thought of as one of the most dangerous professions in the world, both for workers and the environment, with high levels of fatalities, injuries and work-related illness...

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193 ships sold for demolition during second quarter

  • 13/07/2019

Practices cause irreparable damage to the coastal environment [1]. Between April and June, Platform sources recorded three accidents that killed at least five workers on the beach of Chittagong, Ba...

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