Thursday, April 05, 2001 Maritime News

Celebrity's Millennium Undergoes Electrical Repairs

Apr 05, 2001

Celebrity Cruise Lines' Millennium arrived at Newport News Shipbuilding on Tuesday for a 10-day period of work. The 91,000-ton vessel, which measures 965 x 106 ft.

EU Countries Seek Higher Compensation For Oil Spills

Apr 05, 2001

European Union countries are to push for higher compensation levels to cover oil tanker accidents, diplomats at a transport ministers' meeting said on Thursday.

Friede Goldman Halter Says No Chapter 11

Apr 05, 2001

Friede Goldman Halter Inc., said on Wednesday it had not filed for bankruptcy protection and was seeking alternatives. The company's shares plummeted on Tuesday

Russian Navy Denies Kursk Weapons Allegations

Apr 05, 2001

The Russian navy dismissed on Thursday a report that the Kursk submarine was carrying nuclear weapons when it plunged to the sea floor last August, killing all 118 sailors on board.

Royal Caribbean Retracts Reports of Option Extensions

Apr 05, 2001

Royal Caribbean, said on Wednesday that there have not been further developments on its options to build two new 2,100-passenger ships following its December announcement

Bids Received for Latvian Shipping Privatization

Apr 05, 2001

The Latvian Privatization Agency said on Thursday it had received two bids for the government's 68 percent stake in Latvian Shipping, one of the world's largest oil products transporters.

Elizabeth Dole To Serve as Carnival Spirit's Godmother

Apr 05, 2001

Elizabeth Dole will serve as godmother to Carnival Cruise Lines' new Carnival Spirit, the first in a new series of 88,500-ton vessels for the line. Mrs. Dole will

2014 2014

2013 2013

2012 2012

2011 2011

2010 2010

2009 2009

2008 2008

2007 2007

2006 2006

2005 2005

2004 2004

2003 2003

2002 2002

2001 2001

2000 2000

1999 1999

rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.0478 sec (21 req/sec)