Many thanks to long-time reader and tank container specialist Roy Boneham, who was reminded of a health and safety issue at an old client in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland. The company took in caustic soda pearl in big bags and repackaged it into jars.
How many times has HCB reported on incidents, often fatal, that occur during maintenance work, particularly involving welding? It is hard to estimate, but they crop up with depressing regularity, as the briefest scan of the Incident Log would confirm.
Hazardous Cargo Bulletin is now the first trade magazine in the world to publish a LCD screen showing a video advert - within the magazine - which has been launched at this year's StocExpo show.
We call it our VIP service - Video In Print. We're aiming to change the way you think about print advertising, change how you think about trade publications and change how you think about marketing your company. Go VIP.
Now for something a little different – in the game Minecraft, iron tanks come in a variety of sizes and are great for storing the massive quantities of liquids you eventually acquire while building your empire. From the smallest to the largest, there’s a size that will suit your needs!
INTERVIEW The extraction of shale oil and gas resources in North America has been nothing short of a revolution in the global energy industry. But what does it mean for petrochemical supply chains? Stuart Todd spoke to Agility’s Neil Moon to get an expert view
ASSOCIATION Switching to using LNG as a fuel for ships’ engines involves a lot more than just pulling up at a different pump. Those whose job it is to preserve the safety record of the LNG business are looking on with concern
Yeah, I admit it. They’re not so bad after all. As long as we’re not discussing an action against one of my clients, I’ve even enjoyed talking with a variety of different transportation enforcement officers.