Monday, October 09, 2006 Maritime News

NOAA has Plans for Calif. Sanctuaries

Oct 09, 2006

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said that it is seeking comments on draft management plans for three marine sanctuaries located off the coast of California.

ACL Establishes National Sales Force

Oct 09, 2006

American Commercial Lines Inc. announced it has established a national sales force in key geographic locations. The Regional Sales Directors include Mr.

President Signs Title 46 Codification Bill

Oct 09, 2006

President Bush signed into law H.R. 1442, which codifies the uncodified portion of Title 46, U.S. Code – Shipping. The exception relates to the Carriage of Goods at Sea Act (COGSA),

Rig to be Dewatered, Surveyed

Oct 09, 2006

ESCO Marine In., is conducting an inspection, de-watering, & structural survey operation on board the mobile off-shore drilling unit Zeus which is located at the entrance of the Freeport Channel.

Nelson Designated MarAd Deputy Administrator

Oct 09, 2006

President George W. Bush appointed Julie A. Nelson as the Deputy Administrator of the Maritime Administration on October 6, 2006. Nelson took over the responsibilities

Juneau Transitions from Trials to Workups

Oct 09, 2006

USS Juneau (LPD 10), the amphibious transport dock ship of the USS Essex (LHD 2) Expeditionary Strike Group, completed the initial workup process with the Marines

Swire Announces Rebranding

Oct 09, 2006

The China Navigation Co Ltd (CNCo) has announced plans to consolidate the majority of its liner shipping services under a new entity, Swire Shipping Ltd, a new

Danaos Corp. Debuts on NYSE

Oct 09, 2006

The shares of Danaos Corporation commenced trading on the New York Stock Exchange as of Friday, October 6, 2006. With a market capitalization of approximately $1.

Kenyan Navy Gets Patrol Boats

Oct 09, 2006

Reuters has reported that the U.S. government on Friday gave the Kenyan Navy six boats to patrol its coastline and help combat terrorism. According to the report,

Teekay Increases Dividend by 14 Percent

Oct 09, 2006

Teekay Shipping Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has voted to declare a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.2375 per share, representing

NOL and APL Receive Industry Accolades

Oct 09, 2006

Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), and its container shipping subsidiary, APL, this week received top prizes at the Asia Logistics Awards 2006. NOL was lauded for

George H. W. Bush Aircraft Carrier Christened

Oct 09, 2006

Northrop Grumman christened the nation's 10th and final Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, George H. W. Bush (CVN 77). The ship's namesake and 41st President of the United States, George H.

Oil Spill Training Conducted in Portland Harbor

Oct 09, 2006

The Navy vessel Keokuk participates in a multi-agency oil spill training exercise in Casco Bay, Maine, October 4 while a Coast Guard helicopter flies over

Ezra Holdings Wins $262.7m Charter Contract

Oct 09, 2006

Ezra Holdings was awarded a 4-year contract from an oil major to charter its Floating Production, Storage and Offloading, or FPSO facility. The charter contract

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