Friday, September 29, 2006 Maritime News

STX Shipbuilding Wins $199m Deal

Sep 29, 2006

SEOUL, Sept 29 Asia Pulse - South Korea's STX Shipbuilding Co. said Friday it has won a $198.6m deal to build four container carriers for a Japanese company.

Matson Vessel to Undergo $17m Conversion

Sep 29, 2006

Matson Signs $17m Contract with Atlantic Marine Alabama for C-9 Conversion Matson Navigation Company, Inc. (Matson) has signed a $17m contract with Atlantic Marine Alabama,

Bay Ferries Thrown a Lifeline

Sep 29, 2006

According to reports, Ottawa and the province of Nova Scotia will hand over a combined $6m to keep the vital Bay of Fundy cargo ferry service afloat. Nova Scotia

NOAA Team Assesses Debris Impacts in Gulf Region

Sep 29, 2006

view of side scan sonar image of sunken ship in Pascagoula, Miss. Photo Credit: NOAA NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration and Office of Coast Survey, working with the U.

Coast Guard Promotes Newest Admiral

Sep 29, 2006

Coast Guard Atlantic Area Chief of Staff, Captain Christopher C. Colvin, was promoted to the rank of rear admiral lower half today at a ceremony held at the Coast Guard Atlantic Area Command.

Sec. of Labor Praises Merchant Mariners

Sep 29, 2006

Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao extolled the importance of the maritime industry to America's security and economy in an address to the United States Merchant

Concordia Maritime Invests in more Tankers

Sep 29, 2006

Concordia Maritime has exercised existing options and placed an order with the Brodosplit shipyard in Croatia for a further two vessels in the P-MAX series, thus extending the series to ten units.

KOTC to Tender for Four Vessels

Sep 29, 2006

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) said it would issue a tender in the next few months to build four 300,000-tonnes crude oil tankers as part of plans to upgrade its fleet.

USS Austin Decommissioned After 41 Years of Service

Sep 29, 2006

The amphibious assault ship USS Austin (LPD 4) was decommissioned Sept. 27, during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk, ending more than 41 years of naval service.

VT Stays on Track

Sep 29, 2006

VT Group, the support services and shipbuilding company, said it remains on course to deliver results for the first half of the year in line with its expectations.

Aker Build Two for Maersk

Sep 29, 2006

Maersk AS has announced that they will exercise the option with Aker Yards to build another two Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels (AHTS). The two vessels

Arroyo Inspects Shipbuilding Facility

Sep 29, 2006

Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo inspected the ongoing construction in Subic Bay, Zambales of the biggest shipbuilding facility in Asia. The President

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