Grande America: 1,050 tonnes of hazardous materials according to an inventory

On the fuel side, in addition to the 2,200 tonnes of heavy fuel oil already announced, the Grande America was carrying 190 tonnes of marine diesel and 70,000 liters of oil. LThe Italian ship Grande America, which sank on March 12, contained 1,050 tonnes of hazardous materials, according to the detailed inventory of the cargo […]

What you need to know about the sinking of the “Grande America”

An oil slick is heading towards the French coast after the sinking of the Italian ship Grande America, which sank off La Rochelle. The vessel contained hazardous materials and 2,200 tonnes of heavy fuel oil in its holds. Hybrid ship between a ro-ro and a container ship with a length of 214 meters, the Grande […]

England judge denies Maduro government request to withdraw 31 tons of gold

Julio 02, 2020 – 06:44 a. m. 2020-07-02 By: Agencia AFP A British judge agreed with opposition leader Juan Guaidó on Thursday, preventing 31 tons of Venezuelan gold deposited at the Bank of England from being recovered by the government of Nicolás Maduro, who announced that he will appeal the decision. “The British government recognizes […]

One hundred tons of methacrylate per week from Girona for partitions against Covid-19

Masks, gloves, hydroalcoholic gel … and screens. He methacrylate it began to be made visible in supermarkets or pharmacies since the state of alarm for covid-19 began. And in recent weeks, companies in the sector have seen how orders have been multiplied by five. So much so that neither manufacturers, nor distributors, nor workshops, give […]