Thursday, December 18, 2008 Maritime News

Kruse, Director National/Naval Ice Center

Dec 18, 2008

Commander Denise Kruse will relieve Captain Raymond Chartier as Director of the National Ice Center (NIC), Commanding Officer of the Naval Ice Center (NAVICECEN),

Flensburger Newbuilding No. 749

Dec 18, 2008

On Friday Dec 19 the naming and launching ceremony of a new 634 ft RoRo freight ferry will take place in Flensburg, Germany. The freight ferry is the thirteenth of fourteen RoRo vessels,

Icebreaker Moskva Equipped with AMOS

Dec 18, 2008

The newbuilt icebreaker Moskva delivered to FSUE Rosmorport by the shipyard Baltiyskiy Zavod on December 11, 2008 has been equipped with the AMOS system. Icebreaker

India Responds to Korea Court Decision

Dec 18, 2008

In response to questions on the decision of the Court in the Republic of Korea to sentence two Indian mariners, an Indian government spokesperson said, on Dec. 15,

UN Security Council – Further Anti-Piracy

Dec 18, 2008

The United Nations Security Council has adopted a resolution authorizing further action against pirates operating off the coast of Somalia.  Naval forces patrolling

Coast Guard - Mel Oliver Capt. to Testify

Dec 18, 2008

U.S Coast Guard will resume its public hearing regarding the collision on the Mississippi River that occurred July 23, 2008, between the motor vessel Tintomara

Thrane & Thrane Uses iDirect Platform

Dec 18, 2008

VT iDirect, Inc., a company of VT Systems Inc, announced that Thrane & Thrane A/S has implemented the iDirect satellite communications platform to support its customers'

Hornblower Honored for Growth

Dec 18, 2008

Hornblower Marine Services (HMS) was named the sixteenth fastest growing company in Business First of Louisville’s Greater Louisville’s Fastest-Growing Privately Held Companies publication.

Vessel Traffic in Beauharnois Canal

Dec 18, 2008

On December 16, 2008, The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation (SLSMC) announced that the Saint-Louis de Gonzague Bridge has been successfully raised to permit

Tidewater Builds Diesel Electric

Dec 18, 2008

Tidewater began with the 1955 launch of the Ebb Tide, the first purpose-built boats to serve the Gulf of Mexico offshore oil industry. With over 400 vessels currently

U.S Flag Lakers - Steel Slowdown Apparent

Dec 18, 2008

The downturn in steel production impacted U.S.-Flag lakers’ November iron ore float. The fleet moved 3.9 million net tons of iron ore in November, a decrease of 3.

Burger Boat, Setzer Design Futuristic Vessel

Dec 18, 2008

Burger Boat Company and Setzer Design Group have partnered to bring about a futuristic vessel based on the Setzer “Vision Line.” The 185 ft Specter offers up to five cabins below,

Frontline, Teekay to Expand Suezmax Pool

Dec 18, 2008

Hamilton, Bermuda, December 15, 2008 – Teekay Corporation and Frontline Ltd. announced an agreement to commercially combine their Suezmax vessels within the Gemini Pool,

J. Ray Awarded Malaysia Pipeline Contract

Dec 18, 2008

J. Ray McDermott, S.A. announced that its Malaysian affiliate Barmada McDermott Sdn. Bhd. (BMD) has won a fast track transportation and installation contract from

UAE Merchant Marine Cadets Graduate

Dec 18, 2008

Merchant marine cadets from a United Arab Emirates training ship graduated at a special ceremony held during Seatrade Middle East Maritime 2008, the largest maritime event of its kind in the region,

This Day in Naval History – Dec. 18

Dec 18, 2008

1902 - Admiral of the Navy George Dewey receives orders to send his battleship to Trinidad and then to Venezuela to make sure that Great Britain's and Germany's

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