April, 2008 Maritime News

Dockwise Contracts for Transport of Drilling Rigs and Dredging Equipment

Apr 30, 2008

Dockwise Ltd. announced that five contracts have been awarded to their subsidiary Dockwise Shipping for the transportation of three drilling rigs and two voyages with dredging equipment.

APM Terminals Sweeps 2007 PMA Safety Awards

Apr 30, 2008

APM  Terminals  North  America  celebrated  a  clean  sweep  of  the  Pacific  Maritime  Association Safety  Awards  announced  last  month.  APM  Terminals  Tacoma,

Seoul Stocks Close Lower as Shipbuilders Fall

Apr 30, 2008

Foreigners bought a net 58 billion won worth of shares listed on the main board, and local institutions sold a net 135b. Local retail investors bought a net 69 billion won, Reuters reported.

Daewoo, Galfar Win $442m Oman Port Deal

Apr 30, 2008

has awarded Daewoo Shipbuilding and local firm Galfar GECS.OM a construction contract worth $442.2m at Duqm port, a Galfar official said. 's coastal area of Duqm

This Day in Naval History - April 30

Apr 30, 2008

From the Navy News Service 1798 - Congress establishes Department of the Navy. 1975 - falls to North Vietnamese forces.

President Bush Presents MSC Executive Director with Civil Service Award

Apr 30, 2008

Richard S. Haynes, executive director of the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, was recognized by President Bush at an afternoon ceremony at the White House.

Tognum Has a New Major Shareholder

Apr 30, 2008

approximately 22% stake in Tognum AG – which it held through the company Seeker Rekees S.à r.l. – to Daimler AG. Daimler’s Supervisory Board approved the acquisition of this shareholding.

Hapag-Lloyd Ship Named

Apr 30, 2008

The long-established Hamburg shipping line Hapag-Lloyd named a containership in Malaysia for the first time. The patron of the 336m long “Kuala Lumpur Express” is Ursula Adrion,

Seacor Continues to Build Monohulls

Apr 30, 2008

In spite of the success of their catamaran crewboats, Seacor continues to build their conventional crewboats. 464, to be named Alice G. McCall, is currently building at Gulf Craft in Patterson .

OSD Opens China Design Office

Apr 30, 2008

The Offshore Ship Designers group has opened a design office in . Initially staffed with six naval architects it will provide design resources to OSD’s European

263 Animals Rescued by the Panama Canal Authority

Apr 30, 2008

As part of the Panama Canal Authority’s (ACP) efforts to protect wildlife as the Expansion Program moves forward, more than 263 animals have been rescued, examined

Bollinger Receives Safety Award

Apr 29, 2008

Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. has been presented the Award For Excellence In Safety by the Shipyard Council of America (SCA). The award was presented during the association’s April 7,

Pushboats Near Completion

Apr 29, 2008

A Progressive Barge Lines 2400 hp 75 x 28-ft. pushboat has a bright new paint job and is nearly ready to be swung into the canal.  A second boat, which was being built at Eymard Bros.

WSDOT to Move Forward with Ferry Construction

Apr 29, 2008

Gov. Chris Gregoire announced that the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will move forward with construction of two 64-car Home style vessels

LA to Break Ground on Port Police HQ

Apr 29, 2008

On May 1, will address a longstanding need for the expanding police force at ’s largest container port. Councilwoman Janice Hahn, Port Police officials and senior

Austal Launches LCS2

Apr 29, 2008

The launch of (LCS 2) closely follows the recent delivery of the first Hawaii Superferry vessel. A 107 metre vehicle and passenger carrying aluminum catamaran,

USCG and EPA Develop Initiative for Ballast Water Management

Apr 29, 2008

The US Coast Guard and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have developed an initiative for domestic ballast water management that would both legislatively

This Day in Naval History - April 29

Apr 29, 2008

From the Navy News Service 1814 - USS Peacock captures HMS Epervier. 1898 - warships engage Spanish gunboats and shore batteries at . 1944 - Fast carrier task

CNO Speaks to Naval Aviators at Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Symposium

Apr 29, 2008

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class (SW) Rebekah Blowers, Chief of Naval Operations Public AffairsChief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead spoke

Admiral Arun Prakash & D.T. Joseph to Speak at MSI 2008

Apr 29, 2008

Informa India announced that Admiral Arun Prakash, Former Chief of the Naval Staff; D.T. Joseph, Former Union Secretary of the Ministry of Shipping; Vice Admiral John C De Silva,

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