ASRY is the Arabian Gulf’s most experienced ship and rig repair yard. Founded in 1977 in Bahrain, and has over 35 years of experience in marine asset optimisation.
Throughout our world’s oceans lurks a silent killer. The killer is plastic and it’s on a beach or floating in an ocean near you.
More than 268,940 tonnes of litter is estimated to be floating in the Earth’s oceans – that’s the incredible weight of over 1,300 Blue Whales! 80% of this plastic on our coast and in our waters, is being generated from land. Litter is often lost or blown from inland, comes through stormwater drains or thoughtlessly dropped.
Until you see one, it’s hard to imagine the size and power of the world’s most impressive waterfalls. Six million cubic feet of water—enough to fill more than sixty Olympic-sized swimming pools—goes over Niagara Falls, between New York and Canada, every minute. That’s enough to produce four million kilowatts of electricity, enough to power half of Las Vegas on a hot summer night.
But what if the world’s biggest waterfall wasn’t big and noisy and a fancy-pants honeymoon resort? What if no one ever saw it, because it’s miles beneath the North Atlantic Ocean?
World Maritime Day 2017 is formally celebrated at IMO on 28 September 2017. The United Nations (UN), via the International Maritime Organization (IMO), created World Maritime Day to celebrate the international maritime industry’s contribution towards the world’s economy, especially in shipping. The event’s date varies by year and country but it is always on the last week of September.
Global Boiler Aalborg A/S is a repair company with core competencies in the service and repair of steam boilers, pressure vessels and piping systems - primarily in the maritime sector, where cooperation with classification societies is a key parameter. The company will primarily deliver quality workmanship at competitive prices through high flexibility and installation of traceable materials / parts to be produced by customer specific designs and optimized surveys of existing facilities.