Bulk Shipping

News and views about dry cargo shipping and cargo handling

Bahri’s newly built bulk carrier, Alanood

Bahri dry bulk fleet increases...

Bahri dry bulk fleet ...

Riyadh-based Bahri recently took delivery of its latest bulk carrier, Alanood. The second newbuild v...
Riyadh-based Bahri recently took ...
The general cargo terminal operator in the port of Sohar has signed a deal for the handling of wheat and grains. Raid Al-Rubaiey, CEO, Sohar Flour Mills and Hendrik Schenkenberg van Mierop, CEO, C. Steinweg Oman conclude the agreement

Wheat and grain shipments to s...

Wheat and grain shipm...

C. Steinweg Oman, which operates the general cargo terminal in Sohar port, has entered into an agree...
C. Steinweg Oman, which operates ...
EGA is encouraging women to take on a range of engineering related roles, including in ports settings

EGA marks bauxite export miles...

EGA marks bauxite exp...

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) of Abu Dhabi recently marked the first anniversary of the export of ...
Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) o...
The bulk carrier Nikki at China’s Cosco Guangzhou shipyard

Safeen awards transshipment ve...

Safeen awards transsh...

Abu Dhabi-based Safeen has awarded a contract to design and manage the conversion of a post-Panamax ...
Abu Dhabi-based Safeen has awarde...
Nitin Mehta, Tomini Group CEO

Tomini bulk carrier fleet expa...

Tomini bulk carrier f...

Dubai-based Tomini Shipping has again added to its fleet of dry bulk carriers with the purchase of a...
Dubai-based Tomini Shipping has a...
Sara, the latest bulk carrier in the Bahri fleet

Bahri increases bulk carrier f...

Bahri increases bulk ...

Saudi Arabian shipping company Bahri has expanded its bulk carrier fleet with the delivery of the 81...
Saudi Arabian shipping company Ba...
C Steinweg Oman is to add two more mobile cranes to its existing portfolio of handling equipment

Steinweg adds cranes in Sohar

Steinweg adds cranes ...

C. Steinweg Oman is acquiring two new mobile harbour cranes to boost operations at its terminal in ...
C. Steinweg Oman is acquiring two...
Safeen is entering the dry bulk transshipment sector having bought a second hand post-Panamax vessel

Safeen to diversify into bulk ...

Safeen to diversify i...

Abu Dhabi Ports’ marine services division, Safeen, has acquired a post-Panamax bulk carrier, which w...
Abu Dhabi Ports’ marine service...
Captain Jimmy Sarbh is fully supportive of the Vadhavan port initiative taken by PM Narendra Modi

Sarbh applauds Vadhavan port d...

Sarbh applauds Vadhav...

Captain Jimmy Sarbh, widely regarded as the doyen of the Indian ports industry, professes himself to...
Captain Jimmy Sarbh, widely regar...
OSC has taken steps to increase its bulk carrier fleet

OSC builds up bulk carrier cap...

OSC builds up bulk ca...

The Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has signed a deal to acquire two Ultramax 64,000dwt class vessels as...
The Oman Shipping Company (OSC) h...
Imtiaz Shaikh, Tomini group chairman, with Nitin Mehta, CEO

Tomini approved for NOTC listi...

Tomini approved for N...

Dubai-headquartered Tomini Shipping, currently in the midst of a significant fleet expansion program...
Dubai-headquartered Tomini Shippi...
The JSW Infrastructure iron ore terminal in Paradip

Paradip iron ore terminal comm...

Paradip iron ore term...

JSW Infrastructure, a private Indian port operator, has commissioned a new iron ore terminal in Para...
JSW Infrastructure, a private Ind...
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