Tuesday, January 12, 2010 Maritime News

NOL Group Board of Directors Appointments

Jan 12, 2010

Neptune Orient Lines Limited (NOL) announced the appointment of international business figure Robert J. Herbold to the company’s Board of Directors, effective 1 February 2010.

EMD’s EPA Part 1042 Emissions Kits

Jan 12, 2010

Electro-Motive Diesel, Inc. announced that it received US EPA certification for emissions kits according to EPA rule 40 CFR Part 1042, which requires a 25% reduction in particulate matter emissions.

Korea Shipbuilders Win Orders Worth $1B

Jan 12, 2010

According to a Jan. 12 report from The Chosum Ilbo, Korean shipbuilders won new orders worth over $1b in the first 10 days of the new year, in a complete reversal of the situation last year.

Liberian Registry Posts Record Fleet Numbers

Jan 12, 2010

The Liberian-flag fleet grew to a record 3,140 ships, aggregating 97.2m gross tons, in 2009. This represents a net growth during the course of the year of 215 ships and 10.

Globe Wireless Acquires Zynetix

Jan 12, 2010

Globe Wireless has acquired Zynetix, a UK-based company specializing in GSM solutions.  Frank Coles President & CEO of Globe Wireless said, “Mariners will use personal

Seaway Concludes 50th Anniversary Season

Jan 12, 2010

The St. Lawrence Seaway concluded its 50th anniversary season on December 28 with the passage of the JW Shelley. The vessel transited the Iroquois Lock at 7:37 p.

Russian Master Drunk While in Command

Jan 12, 2010

Late on Jan. 7, ABP notified the Maritime & Coastguard Agency via Solent Coastguard after concerns were raised that a vessel Balu C was not being managed correctly

Chemoil Concerned Re ISO 8217 Revisions

Jan 12, 2010

SGX Mainboard-listed Chemoil (SGX-ST: CHEL.SI), an independent physical suppliers of marine fuel, is urging the International Standard Organization’s (ISO) working

Incat Crowther Expands with U.S. Office

Jan 12, 2010

Incat Crowther announced the establishment of a new office located in the United States of America. The opening of the U.S. office is facilitated by the integration of an existing firm,

DCT Gdansk Becomes Hub for Baltic Sea Region

Jan 12, 2010

On 4 January 2010, DCT Gdansk received the largest container vessel ever to call Poland when the 8200TEU Maersk Taikung (length 1,089 ft; beam 141.7 ft; draft 47.

Propeller Retrofit Gives Significant Fuel Savings

Jan 12, 2010

An optimized propeller from MAN Diesel has helped the Scandlines passenger ferry, the M/V Sassnitz, achieve increased efficiency of 12% on its daily sail between Trelleborg,

This Day in Coast Guard History – Jan. 13

Jan 12, 2010

1853- The ship Cornelius Grinnell grounded in a heavy surf off Squan Beach New Jersey. A surf car was used to rescue all 234 persons on board. 1925- Alaskan Game Law enforced by Coast Guard.

This Day in Naval History – Jan. 13

Jan 12, 2010

1865 - Amphibious attack on Fort Fisher, NC 1964 - USS Manley evacuates 54 American and 36 allied nationals after Zanzibar government is overthrown (Source: Navy News Service)

Stena Bulk Orders New Generation Tankers

Jan 12, 2010

Stena Bulk has confirmed an order for two in-house designed Suezmax tankers from Samsung, South Korea for delivery in 2011. The 158,700 dwt vessels, with a length of 899 ft and a beam of 157.

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