Thursday, December 21, 2006 Maritime News

Seadrill Secures Contract in Indonesia

Dec 21, 2006

Seadrill has been awarded a letter of intent by ConocoPhillips for development drilling in Indonesia. The contract has a duration of three years with commencement

McDermott Breaks Ground on Deepwater Platform Yard

Dec 21, 2006

Rigzone has reported that J Ray McDermott has begun construction on the $20m first phase of a $220m construction yard in Mexico's Tamaulipas state to build deepwater oil platforms.

Stolthaven Terminals Finalizes Joint-Venture Agreement

Dec 21, 2006

Stolt-Nielsen S.A. announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Stolthaven Terminals BV (Stolthaven), signed a partnership agreement with CITIC Daxie Development Co.

France Bestows Distinction Upon ACP Leader

Dec 21, 2006

The French Government honored Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Administrator/CEO Alberto Alemán Zubieta with its highest distinction – “Ordre national de la Légion

Mermaid Marine to Merge with P&O Maritime Services

Dec 21, 2006

Mermaid Marine Australia Ltd will merge with Dubai Ports World subsidiary P&O Maritime Services Pty Ltd through a share-trading arrangement. Mermaid will issue 221.

Multiple Award Contract Awarded

Dec 21, 2006

Marine Hydraulics International, Norfolk, Va.; Alliance Technical Services, Norfolk, Va.; Davis Boat Works, Newport News, Va.; and Lyon Shipyard, Norfolk, Va., are each being awarded a maximum $47.

Royal Caribbean Names Third Ship in Freedom Class

Dec 21, 2006

Royal Caribbean International announced that the line's third and final Freedom-class ship will be named Independence of the Seas. The ship, currently under construction at Aker Yards in Turku,

Wärtsilä Expands to Brazil

Dec 21, 2006

Wärtsilä will invest $1.5m in its Services workshop in Manaus, Brazil. The investment covers the construction of a new workshop and the purchase of new equipment to meet regional demand.

Mercy Ships Announces New CEO

Dec 21, 2006

The executive board of Mercy Ships had earlier confirmed Huge’s appointment on Nov. 28. Huge began working with the ministry in the mid-1980’s when he prepared

Nordic American Tanker Shipping Updates Financial Calendar

Dec 21, 2006

Nordic American Tanker Shipping Limited announced that it expects to issue its fourth quarter earnings and dividend release on February 14, 2007, before the opening of trading.

SUEZ Announces Agreement With MarAd

Dec 21, 2006

SUEZ Energy North America's subsidiary, SUEZ LNG NA LLC announced an agreement with the U.S. Maritime Administration designed to begin generating employment opportunities for U.

MarAd Issues Info. on Northeast Gateway Energy Bridge

Dec 21, 2006

The Maritime Administration (MarAd) released material supplementing the final environmental impact statement for the Northeast Gateway liquefied natural gas (LNG)

Massachusetts Governor Approves Two Offshore LNG Terminals

Dec 21, 2006

The Governor of Massachusetts, Mitt Romney, has approved two offshore LNG terminals. The Northeast Gateway and Neptune projects are to be sited in federal waters

EC Approves Aid for Shipyard

Dec 21, 2006

The European Commission (EC) has approved state aid totaling €2.03m for a German shipyard. The monies are limited to modernization to improve productivity. Source: HK Law

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