January, 2008 Maritime News

USCG Issues Report on Chesapeake Bay Grounding

Jan 31, 2008

The US Coast Guard issued the

USCG – Shipboard Inspection and Testing of Immersion Suits

Jan 31, 2008

The US Coast Guard issued guidelines for periodic inspection and testing of immersion suits by ships’ crews. These guidelines are based on standards developed by IMO. Source: HK Law

USCG Shipboard Inspection and Testing of Immersion Suits

Jan 31, 2008

The US Coast Guard issued guidelines for periodic inspection and testing of immersion suits by ships’ crews. These guidelines are based on standards developed by IMO. Source: HK Law

Hampton Roads – Anchorage

Jan 31, 2008

The US Coast Guard issued a rule updating the listed coordinates of boundaries of the Hampton Roads anchorages to utilize the North American Datum 1983 (NAD 83),

Tidewater Elects Taylor to Board of Directors

Jan 31, 2008

Tidewater announced the election of Cindy B. Taylor to its Board of Directors for a term expiring in July 2008. Mrs. Taylor comes to Tidewater with a distinguished

This Day in Naval History - Jan. 31

Jan 31, 2008

From the Navy News Service 1944 - A U.S. amphibious landing takes place on Kwajalein, Marshall Islands. 1961 - Lt. Cmdr. Samuel Lee Gravely Jr.

Lifeboat Refloat Attempt Resumes

Jan 31, 2008

The Portrush lifeboat got into difficulty while attempting to rescue three people whose boat was in danger. After several attempts to throw a line to the stricken boat,

Annand Named Chairman of PVA Subcommittee

Jan 31, 2008

Hornblower Marine Services (HMS) is pleased to announce that William Bill Annand, its Director of Marine Operations for Hawaii Superferry, has been appointed

USS Connecticut Arrives Home to Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton

Jan 31, 2008

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class (AW/NAC) Eric J. Rowley, Fleet Public Affairs Center Det. Northwest USS Connecticut (SSN 22) arrived at Naval Base (NB) Kitsap Bremerton Jan.

Teekay Builds on its LNG Service Offering

Jan 31, 2008

Teekay has purchased two unique liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers that, in future, may help its customers develop smaller gas fields and open up markets that were previously inaccessible.

Mitsui O.S.K. Raises Profit Forecast

Jan 31, 2008

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd., Japan's second-largest shipping company by sales, raised its full-year profit forecast as higher demand for transporting iron ore

This Day in Naval History - Jan. 30

Jan 30, 2008

From the Navy News Service 1862 - Launching of the first turreted warship, USS Monitor. 1863 - The gunboat Isaac Smith is captured by Confederate land forces

Höegh Autoliners Strengthens Platform for Growth

Jan 30, 2008

Höegh Autoliners and A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S has announced their agreement for A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S to become a shareholder in Höegh Autoliners holding 37.

MarAd Approves the Sale of Vessels

Jan 30, 2008

The Maritime Administration (MarAd) has approved the sale and transfer of five vessels under section 9 of the Shipping Act, of 1916, as amended. On December 12 2007,

SECNAV Views ASW Exercise Aboard USS Abraham Lincoln

Jan 30, 2008

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James Evans and Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class (AW/SW) Patrick Bonafede, USS Abraham Lincoln Public Affairs The Honorable Donald C.

APS Aboard HSV Swift Visits Togo

Jan 30, 2008

The high-speed vessel (HSV 2) Swift is moored pier-side at Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek before departing for the western coast of Africa. While in Africa,

National Defense Authorization Act Signed into Law

Jan 30, 2008

The White House said that President Bush signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (H.R. 4986). This is a modified version

Coast Guard Responds to Cargo Ship Aground

Jan 30, 2008

The Coast Guard responded to a cargo ship that ran aground in the Chesapeake Bay. The Mediterranean Shipping Company vessel Japan, a 796-ft. Panamanian flagged cargo ship,

Maersk Names Jack-up Rig No. 1

Jan 30, 2008

On January 30, Maersk Contractors named the latest addition to the fleet. The new high efficiency jack-up rig is the first in a series of four identical rigs

Ports Must be Ready for Expanded Panama Canal

Jan 30, 2008

Panamanian Ambassador to the U.S. Federico Humbert addresses workshop attendees. Briefing a crowd of nearly 200 U.S. port and shipping officials at a Panama

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