Tuesday, April 20, 2010 Maritime News

More AHL Shipping Tankers Facing Arrest

Apr 20, 2010

According to an April 19 report from Lloyd’s List, two more vessels owned by AHL Shipping face arrest after bunker suppliers brought lawsuits at the weekend. (Source: Lloyd’s List)  

Arming Vessels to Combat Piracy

Apr 20, 2010

A top Navy commander suggested that commercial vessels should arm themselves when traveling through pirate-infested waters off the Somali coast. Navy Adm. Mark P.

Levin, Stabenow Bill to Improve Harbors, Ports

Apr 20, 2010

U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., introduced legislation that would ensure funding for federal ports and harbors across the nation. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., is an original co-sponsor of the bill.

European Shipbuilding Regions Send Signal

Apr 20, 2010

A Joint Declaration by 33 regional governments on the future of the European shipbuilding industry was handed over to Prof. Jerzy Buzek, President of the European Parliament,

Chemoil Appoints Valenzuela to Latin America

Apr 20, 2010

SGX Mainboard-listed Chemoil (SGX-ST: CHEL.SI) has appointed Veronica Valenzuela as Managing Director of one of its operating subsidiaries, Chemoil Latin America Inc.

Kongsberg Maritime Tech Opens in St. Petersburg

Apr 20, 2010

The office of the new wholly owned Kongsberg Maritime Company, Kongsberg Maritime Tech LLC was officially opened in St. Petersburg, Russia on 23rd March 2010. The

Contract Signed for Two Damen ASD Tugs

Apr 20, 2010

On Friday 26 March 2010, a contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2810 was signed between R.J. Lopez Ramirez (Managing Director CPA/CPT) and René H. Berkvens (Chief Executive Officer Damen Shipyards Group).

Jo-Kell is Authorized N-TRON Distributor

Apr 20, 2010

Jo-Kell Inc., an electrical distribution and engineering company, is now an authorized distributor of N-TRON, a company who develops, manufactures, and markets industrial network products.

Starlight Marine Trains with USCG

Apr 20, 2010

Starlight Marine Services, a full service marine transportation provider and subsidiary of Harley Marine Services, has collaborated with the United States Coast

Construction of Second New WSDOT Ferry

Apr 20, 2010

Construction of the state’s second Kwa-di Tabil Class (64-car) ferry officially got underway April 19 at Todd Pacific Shipyards (Todd) in Seattle. Washington State

Jumbo Jubilee Discharges 700T Spud Cans

Apr 20, 2010

Jumbo Shipping’s latest vessel, HLV Jumbo Jubilee, has completed the loading, transport and discharge of four 700 tons spud cans from Dubai (UAE) to Arendal (Norway).

Cathelco Protects Floating Nuclear Power Plant

Apr 20, 2010

A prototype for a series of Russian floating nuclear power stations will be protected against hull corrosion with a Cathelco impressed current cathodic protection system (ICCP).

Cautious Recovery for the Container Sector

Apr 20, 2010

Drewry’s latest Container Forecaster is optimistic that a market‘recovery is underway but cautions that close monitoring of key market drivers is essential as the

This Day in Coast Guard History – April 20

Apr 20, 2010

1871- Secretary of Treasury was authorized by Congress to employ crews of experienced surfmen at lifeboat stations at maximum rate of $40 per month, marking the end of the volunteer system.

This Day in Naval History – April 20

Apr 20, 2010

1796 - Congress authorizes completion of 3 frigates 1861 - Norfolk Navy Yard abandoned and burned by Union forces. 1914 - In first call to action of naval aviators,

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