Tag Archives: bulk cargo

Don’t Rock the Boat! – Avoid a Sinking Ship

A few weeks ago I was onsite at a port loading facility.  As I walked around watching the ships being loaded, I started thinking of all of the ships being loaded with bulk solids cargoes, not just here in Australia, … Continue reading

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Is My Dry Bulk Cargo Safe for Shipment?

Several bulk cargo ships transporting fine and moist iron or nickel ore have capsized after becoming unstable from product shift.  The cause of the loss of cargo stability has its roots in the ability of certain bulk solids, which seem … Continue reading

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