Secretary Chertoff Discusses Port Security
The Department of Homeland Security posted the remarks by Secretary Michael Chertoff concerning port security. Topics included keeping dangerous cargo out of the United States…
NOAA – Thunder Bay NMS Advisory Council
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is seeking applicants for membership on the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council. Applications…
New Orleans Regional Exam Center Moves to Permanent Facility
The New Orleans Regional Examination Center (REC) will move to its permanent facility in Mandeville, La., and is scheduled to open on April 2. The Metairie REC location…
This Day in Naval History - March 23
1815 - USS Hornet captures HMS Penguin in a battle lasting 22 minutes. 1882 - The Secretary of the Navy, William H. Hunt, issues General Order No. 292, creating the Office of Naval Intelligence.
The U.S. Navy Beyond Iraq - Sea Power for a New Era
Michael G. Mullen, chief of naval operations, for a discussion of the U.S. challenges of the twenty- first century. In his almost forty years of service, Adm. transformation of U.S.
Milestones in Aker American Shipping Tanker Series
achieved on two subsequent vessels. the series, has been floated from its berth in the yard's Building Dock. series, marking start of production on that ship. MT…
EU Clears Thales, DCN Shipbuilding Combo
France's two main warship makers, DCN and Thales SA, won EU approval to combine their shipbuilding businesses, boosting the prospect of wider consolidation in Europe's fragmented naval sector.
Coast Guard Integrated Support Command
The Coast Guard and the Virginia Marine Police are combining forces in southeast Virginia to sponsor a search and rescue forum from 8:30a.m.-3:00p.m. at the Coast…
VSTEP Launches Ship Simulator Professional
VSTEP launched Ship Simulator Professional, an interactive training tool for maritime professional. Ship Simulator Professional connects standard navigation equipment…
Ronald Reagan, Lake Champlain Arrive in Korea for Port Visit
Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) 7, Rear Adm. Charles Martoglio, thanks a local child after receiving a lei from a local area child during a port visit to Busan, Republic of Korea.
Tankers International Employs Magenta Multi-Agent
Tankers International (TI), one of the largest operators of modern double hull VLCCs (Very Large Crude Carriers), uses Magenta's leading edge multi-agent software…
ClearSpan Launches ClearSpan Fabric Structures
ClearSpan, division of FarmTek, has launched ClearSpan Fabric Structures International, Inc. to provide customized building solutions for large scale, engineered…
Sea Tow Awards New U.S. Franchises
Sea Tow Services International Inc., announced the opening of four new franchises: Sea Tow Buzzards Bay (Mass.), Sea Tow Montauk (N.Y.), Sea Tow Lake Eufaula (Ala.) and Sea Tow Lake Lewisville (Tx.).
Kongsberg Maritime to Increase Training in Philippines
Manilla last week signed an agreement to provide training courses for Kongsberg products in the Philippines. Following demand from ship owners, several courses will be initiated Autumn 2007.
Global Industries Elects Dickerson to the Board of Directors
Global Industries, Ltd. said that Lawrence R. and Chief Operating Officer of Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. elected to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr.
Coast Guard Conducts Training At Port of Catoosa
The Coast Guard is in Green Country for a series of exercises. Members of the Lower Mississippi Sector of the Guard trained Wednesday at the Port of Catoosa. The…
Deepwater C4ISR Upgrades Contribute to Record Drug Seizure
The U.S. U.S. Cutters Hamilton and Sherman, both recipients of Deepwater C4ISR upgrades. (AIS). The 12 378-ft. allowing them to communicate in a protected environment.
CNOOC Aims 60m LNG Imports in 15 yrs
China's offshore oil and gas specialist China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) plans to boost its imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to 60 million tons a year in 15 years, Reuters reported.
Statoil to Develop LNG Projects CNPC
Norway's Statoil will cooperate with China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), China's largest oil producer, to develop a liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects, a senior Statoil official said.
EU Commission Approves Aid for Slovakian Shipyard Modernisation
The European Commission has approved investment aid of 500,000 eur for the Slovakian shipbuilding company Slovenske lodenice Komarno which operates shipyards on…