Tuesday, March 14, 2006 Maritime News

Austal Signs Alliance With DSTO

Mar 14, 2006

Austal and Defense Science and Technology Organization (DSTO) today signed a five-year Industry Alliance that will strengthen Australia's maritime defenses. The

Firm Warns on Tanker Traders' Tricks

Mar 14, 2006

London law firm Lawrence Graham says owners chartering out tankers should fight to keep additional early loading clauses out of the charter party or specifically

U.S. Navy Completes UUV Test

Mar 14, 2006

The fast-attack submarine USS Scranton (SSN 756) successfully demonstrated homing and docking of an Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (UUV) system during at-sea testing in January 2006, UVOnline.

Gazprom to Deliver LNG Tanker to U.S.

Mar 14, 2006

Gazprom has prepared the framework structure of the agreement on the delivery of the third LNG-tanker to the United States, Analytical Information Agency reported.

MMS to Hold Public Hearing

Mar 14, 2006

A federal agency developing a plan for oil and natural gas drilling off Florida's shores has agreed to hold a public hearing in Tallahassee next month. The Minerals Management Service,

Horizon Offshore Completes Refinancing

Mar 14, 2006

Horizon Offshore, Inc. has entered into a $77.4 million secured term facility agented by The CIT Group/Equipment Financing, Inc. The credit facility has a five

TOP Tankers Sells 13 Vessels

Mar 14, 2006

Crude oil shipper TOP Tankers Inc. said it has sold 13 vessels for $550 million -- which will be immediately leased back under five- to seven-year contracts -- and declared a special $5 dividend.

After Crash, Ferry Service Restored

Mar 14, 2006

Red Funnel's East Cowes - Southampton service was back to normal on March 14, after its Red Falcon car ferry crashed into the mainland dock on March 10, injuring nine people.

Condor Ferries, Active Hotels Sign Deal

Mar 14, 2006

Condor Ferries has signed a partnership deal with Active Hotels as part of its new Condor Xtras service. Its Stopover Hotels booking service is now powered by Active Hotels,

Dutch Pledge $8.5M to Aceh

Mar 14, 2006

The Netherlands has pledged $8.5 million in grants to develop a strategy for sea defense and flood protection and an early-warning system in the tsunami-ravaged areas of Aceh and Nias.

Solstad Offshore Announces Charter Agreement

Mar 14, 2006

Solstad Offshore ASA has entered into an agreement with Subsea 7 for the hire of a large construction service vessel currently under construction at Ulstein Verft AS.

MarAd Issues Notice on FEIS

Mar 14, 2006

The Maritime Administration (MARAD) issued a Notice stating that the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) for the proposed Main Pass Energy Hub

Theodore Roosevelt Returns From Deployment

Mar 14, 2006

Thousands of friends and family members gathered at Naval Station Norfolk for the return of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), March 11, following a six-month

USA PATRIOT Act Extension Signed

Mar 14, 2006

The White House issued a News Release stating that President Bush signed into law the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 (H.R. 3199).

HAL Noordam Powered by GE LM2500 Gas Turbine

Mar 14, 2006

Marine announced that Holland America Line’s (HAL) Noordam cruise ship recently began operating powered by one LM2500 gas turbine-generator set in a COmbined

USN and USCG Release National Fleet Policy

Mar 14, 2006

The US Navy and the US Coast Guard released the National Fleet Policy. The joint policy is intended to synchronize research and development, planning,

 

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