nickel ore cargoes

  • Search Called Off for Missing Crew of Emerald Star

    In the worst cases, wet nickel ore cargoes can pile up on one side of a vessel's holds when the ship rolls, leading to rapid loss of stability and capsize.

  • 739 - 01/11 - Safe Carriage of Nickel Ore Cargoes ...

    The loading and carriage of nickel ore cargoes from both Indonesia and the Philippines has given rise to the specific concerns set out below. (a) Most mines are situated in remote locations and loading / port facilities are therefore non-existent or very limited and loading equipment and methods rudimentary.

  • Cargo – Nickel Ore | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

    The dangers associated with the carriage of nickel ore, due to the risk of liquefaction of the cargo on passage when the moisture content is higher than the cargo's Flow Moisture Point (FMP ...

  • Bulk ship owners warn of liquefied ore cargoes - FreightWaves

    Bulk ship owners warn of liquefied ore cargoes. Intercargo, the organization for owners of dry bulk ships, is issuing an alarm about carrying nickel ore and iron ore fines cargoes after three sinkings of ships carrying nickel ore in 39 days has resulted in 44 seafarers dying.

  • Ores unprocessed - Cargo Handbook - the world's largest ...

    Particular problems occur with iron ore fines and lateritic nickel ore in that these cargoes are usually non-homogeneous in composition and origin and lack uniform moisture contents. Change or difference in moisture content within the parcel or throughout the logistic chain can be the result of the following:

  • No. 13 2017/2018 - Dangers of Carrying Nickel Ore from ...

    Whilst it remains the responsibility of the Member to ensure full compliance with the IMSBC Code and to take any measures necessary to ensure the safe carriage of nickel ore cargoes from ports in Indonesia and the Philippines, Members who plan to fix or charter a ship to load nickel ore from ports in Indonesia and the Philippines, or where under an existing fixture a ship is ordered to load such cargo, must .

  • Intercargo Urges Extreme Caution over Nickel Ore Cargoes ...

    Intercargo has urged ship owners and operators "to exercise extreme caution" when accepting nickel ore and other cargoes that have the potential to liquefy. The move comes in wake of the potential loss of Indonesia-flagged 52,400 dwt bulk carrier Nur Allya, reported missing in .

  • Nickel ore cargoes pose risk to ships | AJOT.COM

    Nov 15, 2010 · "Nickel ore cargoes, which commonly emanate from ports and mines in tropical regions such as Indonesia, often have a very high moisture content and have previously been linked to a number of serious bulk carrier casualties involving loss of life due to liquefaction during the voyage," it said.

  • Nickel Ore Liquefaction Eyed in Bulker Sinking Off ...

    Oct 13, 2017 · Nickel ore, a high-risk Group A cargo in the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes Code, is notoriously known to be highly susceptible to liquefaction, that is when a dry cargo .