Tuesday, August 18, 2009 Maritime News

Bids Received, Western GOM Lease Sale

Aug 18, 2009

The bids are in for Western Gulf of Mexico Federal Oil and Gas Lease Sale 210 to be held August 19. The U.S. Department of the Interior's Minerals Management Service

Eye on the Navy

Aug 18, 2009

(Aug. 14, 2009) The Military Sealift Command dry cargo/ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4), center, the Royal Australian Navy heavy landing craft HMAS

Escort Vessel Rule Making Withdrawn

Aug 18, 2009

The US Coast Guard is withdrawing its proposed rule concerning the extension of escort vessel requirements to waters of the United States generally. Such a rule

Tanker Grounding, Wilmington, Delaware

Aug 18, 2009

The Coast Guard and members of the Wilmington Fire and Rescue responded to a 749-ft tanker aground near Wilmington, Del., August 16. The Coast Guard received a call at 10:15 p.

Pirates Abort Robbing Tanker

Aug 18, 2009

According to a report from Bernama.com, three pirates aborted their attempt to rob a Singapore-registered tanker anchored off Tanjong Ramunia, Johor early August

Newman New CEO of Transocean

Aug 18, 2009

Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) announced that Robert L. Long will retire as Chief Executive Officer in the first quarter of 2010. The Board of Directors has named Steven L.

Gertsen & Olufsen Stepping Stone in China

Aug 18, 2009

The Danish maritime specialist company Gertsen & Olufsen A/S, has established an office operation in Shanghai in order to tap into the growing Chinese market for shipboard and offshore technology.

Cruise West Executives Lead Yearlong Voyage

Aug 18, 2009

Underscoring the significance of Cruise West’s series of journeys that combine to form the worldwide exploration concept, Voyages of the Great Explorers, the West family will host Voyages 1,

Study Assesses Hurricane Impacts Coral Reefs

Aug 18, 2009

The Department of the Interior’s Minerals Management Service (MMS) recently concluded a study that gives new insight into the effects Hurricane Rita had on the

EPA Reminder, VGP NOI Requirement

Aug 18, 2009

On December 29, 2008, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice stating that it had finalized the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System

Artic Sea, August 17 Update

Aug 18, 2009

Following communications between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Russian authorities, the Maritime Security Committee confirms that the MV Arctic Sea is

Birnbaum Hosts Western GOM Lease Sale 210

Aug 18, 2009

The Director of Minerals Management Service, Liz Birnbaum, will host Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 210 in New Orleans on August 19.  She will open the Federal oil and gas lease sale at 9:00 a.

Alion Awarded $4.4m NOAA Contract

Aug 18, 2009

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) collection, analysis and dissemination of ecosystem information on the Earth’s atmosphere, oceans and seas,

Vizada, CLS Form Partnership for LRIT Tracking

Aug 18, 2009

Vizada, an independent satellite communications provider, and CLS, specializing in sustainable management of marine resources, environmental monitoring and maritime security,

Dockwise Q2 2009 Results

Aug 18, 2009

Dockwise Ltd. announced its second quarter and interim 2009 results.   André Goedée, CEO of Dockwise Ltd., commented:   "Dockwise has had a good second quarter,

Newest U.S. Navy Logistics Ship Launched

Aug 18, 2009

USNS Matthew Perry, which will be the newest ship in the U.S. Navy's Lewis and Clark-class of dry cargo/ammunition ships, was christened and launched Aug.16, during

This Day in Naval History – August 18

Aug 18, 2009

1838 - Exploring Expedition under LT Charles Wilkes embarks on world cruise. 1911 - First Navy Nurse Corps superintendent, Esther Voorhees Hasson, appointed 1965

 

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