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Volunteers Needed For Tall Ships Regatta

Volunteers Needed For Tall Ships Regatta

Volunteers are needed to help make Bermuda shine when crews and trainees arrive for the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta. “Nineteen tall ships with approximately 1,100 crew have so far signed up to take part in the Regatta, a 7,000 nautical mile Trans-Atlantic race to six countries to mark the 150th Anniversary of the Canadian Confederation,”... Read more of this article

Greenrock Welcomes Energy Efficient Cargo Ship

Greenrock Welcomes Energy Efficient Cargo Ship

Greenrock said they “welcome the decision by shipping firm BCL to invest in a more fuel-efficient cargo ship to replace the Oleander vessel,” adding that they “encourage them in working towards a green shipping focus.” Earlier this month the Bermuda Container Line [BCL] confirmed they signed a contract to have a new, custom,... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting March 18

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting March 18

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday March 18th.On Monday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Wednesday the Somers Isles container ship will arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship is scheduled to arrive. The weekly shipping schedule,... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Pirates’ Make People ‘Walk The Plank’

Photos: ‘Pirates’ Make People ‘Walk The Plank’

The Pirates of Bermuda took people “hostage” yesterday [March 12] forcing them to ‘walk the plank’ into chilly waters of Hamilton Harbour — but all in the name of a good cause. Organised by the Bermuda Sloop Foundation as part of its fundraising for the Spirit of Bermuda sail training programmes, friends and family can choose to donate... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting March 11

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting March 11

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday March 11th.On Sunday the Balmoral cruise ship is expected, on Monday the Oleander container ship will arrive, and on Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive. On Wednesday the Boudicca cruise ship is... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting March 4

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting March 4

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday March 4th.Sunday the Industrial Dart general cargo ship is expected, and on Monday the Oleander container ship is scheduled to arrive. On Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Friday... Read more of this article

Tall Ships Offer The ‘Opportunity Of A Lifetime’

Tall Ships Offer The ‘Opportunity Of A Lifetime’

Sixteen or sixty, it doesn’t matter what age, an adventure of a lifetime is within touching distance for residents of Bermuda wanting to crew a majestic tall ship. The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta is to take place later this year with the ships coming to the Island. The Sail Training Association of Bermuda [STA Bermuda] is looking for people... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting February 25

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting February 25

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday February 25th.On Saturday the Industrial Aim general cargo ship is expected, on Monday the Oleander container ship will arrive, and on Tuesday the Euro Spirit vehicle carrier is scheduled to arrive. On Wednesday the Somers... Read more of this article

2.5 Hour Video: AC Marine Services Info Session

2.5 Hour Video: AC Marine Services Info Session

The America’s Cup Bermuda [ACBDA] held the first in a series of information sessions this evening [Feb 23], with the meetings designed to assist local business owners and entrepreneurs who are interested in business opportunities during the America’s Cup this summer. This evening’s session was held at St. Paul’s AME Hall and focused on the... Read more of this article

ACBDA Planning Application: Temporary Dock

ACBDA Planning Application: Temporary Dock

America’s Cup Bermuda [ACBDA] has filed a planning application for the construction of a temporary dock located adjacent to Kindley Field. The planning application says in part, “Proposed construction of a temporary dock located adjacent to Kindley Field Road, close to the junction with the Causeway. “Consisting of a T-shaped floating... Read more of this article

Two Crew Members Disembarking In Bermuda

Two Crew Members Disembarking In Bermuda

The vessel SFL Medway is disembarking two crew members – one who suffered a head injury and one with fever like symptoms.- to Bermuda in order to receive medical attention. A Bermuda Maritime Operations spokesperson said, “Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre is currently coordinating the medical evacuation of two crew members from the Hong... Read more of this article

Students Enjoy Innovative BIOS Science Lessons

Students Enjoy Innovative BIOS Science Lessons

Students from the Harrington Sound Primary School spent three days and two nights at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS], learning about the local marine environment and engaging in innovative lessons in real-world science. A spokesperson said, “Last month a group of 39 P6 [primary school level 6, or grade 5 in the U.S. school system]... Read more of this article

Caroline Bay Development Still “On Schedule”

Caroline Bay Development Still “On Schedule”

The team at Caroline Bay Marina at Morgan’s Point said that development of the new marina remains on schedule, and provided some updates on the work being done at the site. A spokesperson said, “The marina development team is working to provide a pleasant atmosphere at the marina and surrounding area. To achieve this, a beautification plan... Read more of this article