Thursday, December 06, 2007 Maritime News

ACL Names VP of Investor Relations

Dec 06, 2007

American Commercial Lines Inc. has appointed David T. Parker to the position of Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. Parker is

Helix Awarded Three-Year Vessel Contract

Dec 06, 2007

Helix Energy Solutions announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Canyon Offshore, Inc. has been awarded a $160m, three-year contract by an E & P operator in South East Asia,

This Day in Naval History - Dec. 06

Dec 06, 2007

1830 - The Naval Observatory, the first U.S. national observatory, was established in Washington, D.C., under the command of Lt. Louis Malesherbes. 1901 -

John Harrison Appointed General Counsel of Technip

Dec 06, 2007

Technip appoints John Harrison to its Executive Committee as General Counsel. In this newly created function, John Harrison will as General Counsel be responsible

Rolls-Royce Wins $42m Chinese Ship Contract

Dec 06, 2007

Rolls-Royce has signed its largest contract with Chinese shipbuilder Sinopacific, to provide steering gear and deck machinery worth $42m. The contract covers 34,

Chinese Shipyards Urged to Tap Wider Panama Canal

Dec 06, 2007

Chinese shipyards have been urged to tap an opportunity thrown up by a project to widen the Panama Canal to design new vessels which use the waterway, according to an industry executive.

StatoilHydro Secures Six Seismic Vessels

Dec 06, 2007

StatoilHydro has signed a letter of intent for six seismic acquisition vessels which will gather data on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). Secured seismic

Vroon Orders Four at Cosco Dalian Shipyard

Dec 06, 2007

Vroon has ordered four 92,500 DWT bulk carriers at Cosco's Dalian Shipyard in China. The four new vessels are expected to join the fleet in 2009 and 2010. Vroon

Dryships Continues Fleet Renewal

Dec 06, 2007

DryShips, Inc., announced that the company has entered into an agreement to purchase a 2001 built, 172,579 dwt Capesize bulk carrier, for $152.25m. The vessel

IEA Reacts to OPEC Decision

Dec 06, 2007

“The IEA estimates that today’s decision by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries appears to reflect the sentiments of the OPEC Riyadh Declaration”,

Russian Navy Group Heads to the Mediterranean

Dec 06, 2007

Russia has reportedly dispatched an 11-ship aircraft carrier group to the Mediterranean Sea, according to an AP report, in a resumption of Russian naval patrols of the world’s waters.

Ship Finance to Sell Tankers

Dec 06, 2007

Ship Finance International reportedly agreed to sell two oil tankers and ended a long-term charter deal on the vessels with Norway's Frontline Ltd., according to a Reuters report.

Cut Off

Dec 06, 2007

The value of ferry service in the Northwest United States has never been in question, yet last weekend solidified the importance of water transport to the region.

Genoil, Aquamation Commence Work

Dec 06, 2007

Genoil Inc. and Aquamation, Inc. announced that Genoil has commenced work on Aquamation’s Geregu and Abeokuta Gas Metering Plants in Nigeria. Both projects are

Star Bulk Acquires Vessel

Dec 06, 2007

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. agreed to acquire the vessel E Duckling (to be renamed Star Kappa), for $72 million from a company affiliated with our Co-Chairman, Nobu Su.

Dryship Fleet Renewal Continues

Dec 06, 2007

DryShips, Inc., announced that tThe company has entered into an agreement to purchase a 2001 built, 172,579 dwt Capesize bulk carrier, for $152.25 million. It will be delivered,

GL and CD-adapco: CFD Cooperation

Dec 06, 2007

(L to R): Engin Cetindogan, Account Manager at CD-adapco, Raimund Schipp, European Director of Sales at CD-adapco, Karsten Fach, GL's Head of Competence Center Engineering Services, Prof.

Hallin Charters Subsea Ops Vessel

Dec 06, 2007

Hallin Marine signed a three year charter on a new subsea operations vessel with Seacor Marine (Asia) Pte Ltd, part of Seacor Holdings Inc. Hallin will take delivery

Formation Design Updates Maxsurf

Dec 06, 2007

Formation Design Systems has updated its Maxsurf suite of naval architecture software. The new version 13 release adds new functions for analysis of existing

EMSA Oil Recovery Vessel Contracts Signed

Dec 06, 2007

The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) has finalized contracts to strengthen its pollution response coverage in the Atlantic and Mediterranean areas. UK


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