Eastern Car Liner, Inc. (ECL) conducted a two day SAFETY SEMINAR for PCTC on April 23–24, 2012. Cordial Shipping, Inc. thru Fair Shipping Corp. hosted the seminar. It was held at the FSC Training Center.
With the increasing demand of goods all over the world everyday, ships are getting bigger and larger. So is the manned vessels of the company, as our 12th cape size bulk carrier has been delivered on March 14, 2012 at Imabari Shipbuildyard in Japan.
From the turn of the century, Japanese Shipowners, Fukujin Kisen Co., Ltd., Imabari, Japan delivers newly build vessels, averaging 3-4 ships per year. These vessels are bulk and container carriers with sizes ranging from Panamax to Cape, with few handy, chartered mostly by Japanese and sometimes European and other ship operators.