January, 2006 Maritime News

TORP Files for Terminal License

Jan 31, 2006

TORP (Terminal Offshore Regas Plant) filed its application with the US Coast Guard and the Maritime Administration (MARAD) on January 12, 2006 for a license under the Deep Water Port Act,

Raytheon Delivers Submarine System to Australian Navy

Jan 31, 2006

Raytheon Company delivered the Collins-class submarine tactical command and control system to the Royal Australian Navy and will lead the installation and integration onboard the HMAS Waller,

Suspected Pirates Handed Over to Kenya

Jan 31, 2006

The United States Navy handed over suspected Somali pirates it captured off the coast of Somalia after firing warning shots at their ship, in the first sign of

A Record Year for S. Korean Shipbuilders

Jan 31, 2006

According to Asia Pulse/Yonhap, South Korea's shipbuilders enjoyed a bumper year in 2005, receiving the largest amount of orders in the world. Domestic shipbuilders received combined orders of 14.

Crew of Stuck Vessel Doing Well

Jan 31, 2006

According to Focus News, the Bulgarian crew onboard the Katya Z ship are well and expect help from the tugboat Belarus after the Katya Z became stuck in the ice.

New Zealand Mulls CNG Imports

Jan 31, 2006

New Zealand energy companies are considering importing compressed natural gas to help make up a possible gas shortfall when the Maui field runs dry in 2010, as reported in the New Zealand Herald.

LI Citizens Doubts Offshore Projects

Jan 31, 2006

According to Newsday, the trend of companies proposing offshore energy facilities around Long Island is making some citizens anxious. Operation SPLASH, a nonprofit

Leaking Barge Shuts Ohio River Traffic

Jan 31, 2006

Commercial traffic was halted along a five mile stretch of the Ohio River near Louisville, Kentucky, following a barge accident, www.planetark.com reported. A barge carrying 20,

International Marine Design Meeting Set for May

Jan 31, 2006

The organizers of the Ninth International Marine Design Conference have planned a ship design conference and invite all professionals involved in the design of commercial and naval ships,

M. Ship Launches Experimental Vessel

Jan 31, 2006

M. Ship Co. launched the M80 Stiletto, designed as an operational experiment for the Pentagon's Office of Force Transformation (OFT) and an example of the next

USS Forrest Sherman Commissioned

Jan 31, 2006

More than 3,000 guests attended a ceremony on January 28 at Naval Air Station Pensacola to commission the Aegis guided missile destroyer USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98).

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Completes Brisbane Port Visit

Jan 31, 2006

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), arrives in Brisbane, Australia, for a scheduled port visit. Reagan While in port, Reagan crew

Crew Rescued from Tanker

Jan 31, 2006

The U.K Coast Guard helicopter, India Juliet, from Lee on Solent airlifted ten crewmen from the tanker Ece which was in collision with a bulk carrier General Grot-Rowecki.

Raytheon Delivers Submarine Combat System to Australian Navy

Jan 31, 2006

Raytheon Company successfully delivered the Collins-class submarine tactical command and control system to Australia, providing enhanced combat management, tactical

Electric Boat Receives $1.35B Contract Modification

Jan 31, 2006

The U.S. Navy awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $1.35 billion contract modification that provides funding for the construction of the eighth Virginia-class

NASSCO Awarded Contract

Jan 31, 2006

National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, Calif., won a $317 million modification to an existing contract adding a ninth Dry Cargo/Ammunition Ship (T-AKE).

MAN B&W Diesel Launches New Engines Series

Jan 31, 2006

The MAN B&W Diesel Group is launching a new four-stroke engine onto the market that not only burns both gas and MDO (Marine Diesel Oil), but can also run long-term on pure HFO (Heavy Fuel Oil).

Simrad Yachting Acquires Lowrance Electronics

Jan 31, 2006

Simrad Yachting AS and Lowrance Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq: LEIX) announced today that Simrad Yachting has agreed to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Lowrance for USD 37.

Newport News Receives $34.7M Sub Maintenance Contract

Jan 31, 2006

Northrop Grumman Newport News Corporation, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $34,734,341 fixed-price incentive delivery order under previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity

NASSCO Gets $317M Contract Modification

Jan 31, 2006

National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $317,113,310 fixed-price-incentive modification under previously awarded contract

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