Friday, February 06, 2009 Maritime News

Panama Canal, Curaçao Ports Partnership

Feb 06, 2009

On February 4, Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Administrator/CEO Alberto Alemán Zubieta and Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) General Managing Director Richard Julius

Costa Cruises Invests $28m in Fleet

Feb 06, 2009

Costa Cruises, a tourism group based in Italy, announced that in the space of three months five Costa ships were dry-docked to carry out scheduled maintenance.

Hapag-Lloyd, Canada to Mediterranean Unchanged

Feb 06, 2009

Hapag-Lloyd will continue the service between Montreal and ports in the Mediterranean provided in cooperation with Senator Lines without any change, offering customers weekly departures.

Black Sea Boundary Delimitation

Feb 06, 2009

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) issued its decision in the maritime boundary dispute between Romania and Ukraine.  The parties have disagreed over the

Report on 2007 Passenger Cessel Grounding

Feb 06, 2009

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its full report on the grounding of a passenger vessel at the intersection of Lynn Canal and icy Strait in Southeast Alaska on May 14, 2007.

Policy on Prevention of Air Pollution

Feb 06, 2009

The US Coast Guard issued guidelines for ensuring compliance with MARPOL Annex VI on the prevention of air pollution from ships.  MARPOL Annex VI entered into force for the United States on January 8.

Gas and Condensate Find in Frigg Area

Feb 06, 2009

StatoilHydro has completed the drilling of an exploration well in the Fulla prospect, north-east of the Frigg field in the North Sea. Gas and condensate were found.

Terra-Marine Security Ops from Yemen

Feb 06, 2009

In late January of 2009, HP Terra-Marine International, LLC, sister company of HollowPoint Protective Services, LLC, successfully established a firm agreement and licensing from the Yemen government.

Catamaran from Nova Scotia Yard

Feb 06, 2009

In August 2008 the shipyard of A. F. Theriault in Meteghan River Nova Scotia delivered the Hayfu II, a new $7m catamaran yacht for a Florida owner. It was the owner’s

MSC Ships Deliver Military Cargo to Thailand

Feb 06, 2009

Two Military Sealift Command ships delivered hundreds of pieces of U.S. Marine Corps equipment and containerized supplies to Thai ports in late January as preparations

Commodity Rate Restoration, Europe to Asia

Feb 06, 2009

Unsustainable rates and improved demand lead to rate increases effective 1 March and 1 April 2009. The General Rate Increase will be $25 per TEU thus totaling $50 per TEU.

South Atlantic Express Service Enhancements

Feb 06, 2009

Maersk Line announced the full extent of revisions to its current South Atlantic Express (SAE) service including the addition of calls to the Port of Savannah and the Port of Wilmington.

McAllister Tops $1m in Gifts to Cal Maritime

Feb 06, 2009

In early 2009, Capt. Robert W. McAllister (D-42) made a gift of $200,000 to Cal Maritime -- raising his overall contributions to the school over the $1m mark. McAllister,

ESRG Releases OstiaEdge Monitoring

Feb 06, 2009

ESRG announced an expansion of its remote monitoring software portfolio, introducing the OstiaEdge Monitoring Suite. The OstiaEdge Monitoring Suite, consisting of Plant Edition (PE),

Spectro On-line Sulfur Analyzer

Feb 06, 2009

The SPECTRO 682T-HP On-Line High-Pressure Sulfur Analyzer from Spectro Analytical Instruments is an instrument for sulfur measurement of crude and other highly viscous hydrocarbons,

This Day in Naval History – Feb. 6

Feb 06, 2009

1862 - Union gunboat squadron captures Fort Henry, Tennessee River 1922 - World powers sign the Washington Naval Treaty providing for limitation of naval armament 1973

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