Monday, July 07, 2008 Maritime News

EC Extends State Aid for Shipbuilding

Jul 07, 2008

The European Commission has prolonged the Framework on state aid rules for shipbuilding for three more years, until 31 December 2011. This extension follows an

Liability when Both Vessels Violate COLREGS

Jul 07, 2008

  The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld the determination of the federal district court regarding allocation of liability in a collision case where

Coos Bay – Jordan Cove LNG Project Update

Jul 07, 2008

The US Coast Guard completed its Waterway Suitability Report for the proposed Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas (LNG) import facility to be located in Coos Bay, Oregon.

Meeting to Discuss Cruise Ship Accessibility

Jul 07, 2008

The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board) will meet in Washington, DC on August 11 to develop accessibility guidelines under

Changes to ACE Secure Data Portal

Jul 07, 2008

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a notice stating that it has changed the terms and conditions for account access of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) secure data portal.

NOAA & FWS: Ship Reporting System Proposed

Jul 07, 2008

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) are proposing regulations for a ship reporting system for waters

Gas Discovery in the Barents Sea

Jul 07, 2008

During the drilling of exploration well 7226/2-1 in the Barents Sea StatoilHydro, the operator of the licence, has struck gas in a prospect named Ververis. The

Donjon Removes Rail Bridge Span

Jul 07, 2008

Putting its heavy-lift capability to the test, on June 24, 2008, Donjon Marine Co., Inc. removed an old, rusted, 1,000-ton Amtrak rail bridge span located across the Thames River in New London,

Dryship Fleet Renewal Continues

Jul 07, 2008

  DryShips Inc. a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk cargoes entered into the following agreements:   Vessel Disposals The Company

Superior Energy Christens Liftboat

Jul 07, 2008

  Superior Energy Services’ Marine Services Division christened its new 175-ft class liftboat, the Superior Future, on Friday, June 27 at Marine Industrial Fabrication at 4912 Marina Rd.

Keppel to build Scorpion Semisub

Jul 07, 2008

Keppel FELS Limited was contracted to build its proprietary DSS 38 deepwater semisubmersible (semi) rig for Scorpion Offshore Ltd (Scorpion). The contract with

Keel Laid for Costa Ship

Jul 07, 2008

Work is continuing at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Marghera (Province of Venice) on the construction of the Costa Deliziosa, the 15 member of the fleet belonging to the Italian Company Costa Cruises,

ACP Extends Bid Submission

Jul 07, 2008

In a move that will result in better bids for the “design-build” contract for the new locks under the Panama Canal’s Expansion Program, the Panama Canal Authority

This Day in Naval History - July 07

Jul 07, 2008

1798 - Congress rescinds treaties with France; Quasi War begins with frigate Delaware capturing French privateer, Croyable. 1846 - Commodore John D. Sloat lands

BHP Billiton Sets Iron Ore Price

Jul 07, 2008

BHP Billiton today announced it had reached agreement with China's Baosteel on the price for iron ore deliveries for the contract year commencing 1 April 2008.

New CEO at NOL

Jul 07, 2008

 Neptune Orient Lines Limited announced that, by mutual agreement with the Board of Directors, Dr Thomas Held has stepped down from the position of Group President

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