November, 2001 Maritime News

QE2 and Concorde Combo Back for 2002

Nov 30, 2001

When Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth 2 commences its 2002 schedule of transatlantic crossings it will offer travellers the chance to travel in one direction via British Airways’ supersonic Concorde.

ABS Announces Executive Appointments

Nov 30, 2001

The ABS Board of Directors announces executive appointments. Effective January 1, 2002 the following staff will assume new leadership positions: Robert J. Bauerle,

Industry Leaders Elected To ABS Membership

Nov 30, 2001

Sixty-Nine prominent shipping industry executives have been elected as new members of ABS. In addition, Rear Admiral David L. Brewer III, Commander, Military Sealift Command, U.

The Cat Completes Record Canada-Australia Passage

Nov 30, 2001

A new record for the fastest sea passage between Canada’s East Coast and Australia has been established by the Incat’s The Cat. The Cat set out on her 10,294 nautical miles passage to Hobart,

Bahia State Governor Authorizes Construction For Crowley Logistics

Nov 30, 2001

Managed Ford Amazon Marine Terminal in Bahia, Brazil for construction of a new marine terminal dedicated to the Ford Amazon manufacturing complex in Bahia, Brazil.

USS BULKELEY Will Be Commissioned in New York City

Nov 30, 2001

USS BULKELEY (DDG 84), the newest in a series of advanced Aegis guided missile destroyers built for the U.S. Navy by Northrop Grumman Corporation, will be commissioned on Saturday, Dec.

Transportation Industry Executive, Gerald P. Toomey, Dies at 73

Nov 30, 2001

Transportation industry veteran Gerald P. Toomey died on Monday, November 19, at the Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, NJ. He was 73. During his long tenure inthe transportation industry,

Saab TransponderTech Wins Order For the First AIS

Nov 30, 2001

Sweden-based Saab TransponderTech AB has recently received two prestigious orders to China via STN-Atlas. Following an order by STN-Atlas for a VTS system in Kvitsøy,

Keppel FELS Signs Contracts with Diamond Offshore

Nov 30, 2001

Keppel FELS Limited (KFELS), the offshore arm of the Keppel Group has secured contracts worth a total of $77 million from Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc for the upgrades of a semi-submersible,

The Society of Maritime Industries and Tribon Solutions in Co-operation

Nov 30, 2001

The Society of Maritime Industries, the umbrella organization of equipment and services in all areas of the maritime industry in United Kingdom and Tribon Solutions

Moore Stephens Focuses on Running Costs

Nov 30, 2001

Moore Stephens says shipowners have seen crew costs rise slightly and insurance costs fall dramatically over the past year. Moore Stephens' OpCost 2001 report shows

Northrop Grumman Completes Tender Offer for Newport News Shipbuilding

Nov 30, 2001

Northrop Grumman Corporation announced today the completion of its tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of Newport News Shipbuilding Inc., creating the world's largest naval shipbuilder.

Aker RGI Proposes Alternative to Redemption Offer

Nov 30, 2001

Aker Maritime previously obliged to postpone the agreed redemption of shares because of objections raised by the French company Coflexip. Aker RGI now offers to

Crowley Secures Wayward Oil Tanker and Prevents Harm

Nov 29, 2001

Crowley Marine Services successfully secured the wayward oil tanker, Atigun Pass, Thanksgiving weekend as it drifted within 20 miles of Oregon’s coastline. The decommissioned Atigun Pass,

Stewart Joins Board at Hornbeck-Leevac

Nov 29, 2001

Hornbeck-Leevac Marine Services, Inc., announced that the board of directors has unanimously appointed Bernie W. Stewart to fill the recently created board vacancy.

Kvaerner Proposes New Board of Directors

Nov 29, 2001

Kvaerner, the international engineering and construction group said that the board election committee had reached a decision concerning nominations for a new board

American Club Raises Premium Levels for 2002

Nov 29, 2001

In a move to return premium rating to levels more in line with current and expected claims exposure, allied to the need to maintain the club’s future financial strength,

Fire on Stolt-Nielsen Barge at Uerdingen

Nov 29, 2001

Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Stolt-Nielsen S.A. reports that during the early morning of November 21, the crew of the SNTG Motor Tank Barge,

Northrop Grumman Announces Newport News Shipbuilding Exchange Ratio

Nov 29, 2001

Northrop Grumman Corporation announced in connection with its offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares (including associated preferred stock purchase rights)

Cummins Announces 2002 Outlook

Nov 29, 2001

Cummins Inc. today released its expectation for improved profitability despite essentially flat revenues for 2002. Cummins Chairman and CEO, Tim Solso, said,


2017 2017

2016 2016

2015 2015

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: 0.0477 sec (21 req/sec)