05 Jul 2012

Rhine now open to shipping again

Since 12:35 the Rhine has once again been open to shipping.

The vessel which had run aground was towed back into the navigation channel by 3 tugs, after the liquid cargo of c. 240 metric tons of sulphuric acid had been pumped off into another tank vessel.

The "Synthese III" was then taken to Duisburg, where she will be inspected for...

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05 Jul 2012

Closure of the Rhine between Oberwesel and St. Goar

 Last night the Dutch tanker vessel "Synthese III", laden with sulphuric acid, went off course, left the navigation channel and ran aground on the so-called "Jungfrauengrund" near Oberwesel.

According to the Wasser- und Schifffahrtsamt Bingen, due to the tanker’s double-hull construction there is no danger of the...

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29 May 2012

Crane Components Travel by Barge

At the Karlsruhe Terminal of Contargo Wörth-Karlsruhe GmbH, between 14.05 and 20.06.2012, the first components of a crane TYPE 13000 with a maximum lifting capacity of 3000 metric tons will embark upon their journey to their final destination in the USA.

A total of 70 counterweights, each weighing 25 metric tons, will be brought from...

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