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Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 19

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 19

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday September 19th.On Tuesday the Somers Isles container ship is expected, on Wednesday the Oleander container ship will arrive, on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Friday the Anne... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Shipwrecks Featured Internationally

Bermuda’s Shipwrecks Featured Internationally

Several Bermuda shipwreck related documentaries have been featured on well-known international media channels and programmes. A Government spokesperson said, “Several shipwreck related documentaries produced by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, in conjunction with Dr. Philippe Rouja and his team, have been featured on well-known... Read more of this article

Ocean Prosperity Programme Webinar Tomorrow

Ocean Prosperity Programme Webinar Tomorrow

The Bermuda Ocean Prosperity Programme [BOPP] is getting set to host a virtual webinar tomorrow [Sept 17] at 2.30pm. The event’s Facebook page says, “We believe the ocean is an important component in Bermuda’s recovery from the global pandemic and offers an abundance of opportunities to grow a healthy economy that benefits all. “The... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 12

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 12

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday September 12th.On Wednesday the Oleander container ship is expected, and on Thursday the Vanquish container ship will arrive. The weekly shipping schedule, which is subject to change, follows below [PDF here]: Related... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 5

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting September 5

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday September 5th.On Saturday the United Spirit vehicles carrier is expected, on Tuesday the Oleander container ship will arrive, on Thursday the Somers Isles container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Friday the Vanquish... Read more of this article

7.55AM Rockaway Ferry Service Cancelled

7.55AM Rockaway Ferry Service Cancelled

There will be no Green Route 7:55am ferry from Rockaway  on Thursday [Sept 3] due to “unforeseen circumstances.” A government spokesperson said, “The Department of Marine and Ports Services is advising the public that due to unforeseen circumstances, there will be no Green Route 7:55am ferry from Rockaway on Thursday, 3rd September... Read more of this article

Two New Tugboats Scheduled To Arrive

Two New Tugboats Scheduled To Arrive

Two new tugs are scheduled to arrive this month, set to replace the Department of Marine & Ports Powerful and Faithful boats. A government spokesperson said, “The public is advised that arriving in Bermuda in mid-September, weather permitting, are two new fuel-efficient ‘Damen ASD 2811 Azimuth Stern Drive’ tugs to replace the Department... Read more of this article

Island Boat Club Welcomes First Members

Island Boat Club Welcomes First Members

The Island Boat Club announced that their membership programme has formally received approval to begin operations, and they are now accepting new membership applications.Owner Jack Bridges said, “We are thrilled to finally be able to get our first members out on the water. Our initial launch announcement received an overwhelming response and many... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 29

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 29

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday August 29th.On Monday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Tuesday the Somers Isles will arrive, on Thursday the Vanquish container ship is scheduled to arrive, and on Friday the United Spirit vehicles carrier is... Read more of this article

Seawater Monitoring Results Are ‘Encouraging’

Seawater Monitoring Results Are ‘Encouraging’

The Ministry of Health has published the latest bacterial counts for Bermuda’s bathing beaches as part of their Seawater Monitoring Programme and said that the “results were encouraging.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Health routinely samples and tests seawater from Bermuda’s beaches to assure bathing water... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 22

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 22

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday August 22nd.On Sunday the Oleander container ship is expected, and on Thursday the Vanquish container ship is scheduled to arrive. The weekly shipping schedule, which is subject to change, follows below [PDF here]: Related... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 15

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting August 15

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday August 15th.On Friday the Lascaux oil products tanker is expected, on Sunday the Oleander container ship will arrive, and on Monday the Minerva Vaso container ship is scheduled to arrive. On Wednesday the Somers Isles container... Read more of this article

‘Domestic Dispute Onboard A Local Vessel’

‘Domestic Dispute Onboard A Local Vessel’

There was a “domestic dispute between two persons onboard a local vessel” last Tuesday. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Bermuda Radio received a call from Police COMOPS reporting a domestic dispute between two persons onboard a local vessel near Paget Island, St George’s Harbour. “COMOPS requested information... Read more of this article