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  1. Naval architect makes design breakthrough

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... is credited with one of the most significant breakthroughs in environmental ship design in recent years for the improvements he made to the structure of Capesize bulk carriers that are too large ... as the 'father of the Capesize bulk carrier in China', Dr Cheng implemented his 'Green Cape' concept, which prevents pollution by ballast water as well as fuel and lubricating oils. ...

  2. Bulk shippers fall on rates gloom

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... said it could cut output by 15 per cent in Europe and the United States. The cost of hiring capesize vessels is expected to plummet the most in at least nine years. The freight rate is expected ... from Brazil due to the proposed price increase in the commodity by mining company Vale. Shipping Brazilian iron ore to China is the single biggest component of global demand for capesize ...

  3. Bulk freight charges unlikely to jump

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... queuing in Brazil return to the market,' it said. But the brokerage house said the shorter voyage from Australia to China, Japan and South Korea should reduce demand for capesize vessels, ...

  4. Wah Kwong targets US$163.5m in relisting

    Posted May 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... between 2010 and 2012, to cash in on the mainland's robust demand for iron ore and coal. Among these are two capesize vessels (150,000 dead weight tonnes (dwt)), two Panamax (93,000 dwt)- ...

  5. Chance to go on voyage of discovery

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... supplier Jargon International safety management a safety management system for the safe operation of ships and pollution prevention. Capesize bulk carriers that are too large to traverse the Suez ...

  6. Shipper eyes HK$1.28b float in choppy seas

    Posted May 24th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... aged 18 months on average. Buoyed by a global commodity boom, the bulk shipping market has experienced strong growth over the past two to three years. Prices of Capesize vessels (170,000 ...



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