Thursday, April 22, 2010 Maritime News

Update on Deepwater Horizon Catastrophe

Apr 22, 2010

At a press conference on the afternoon of April 22, the Deepwater Horizon was confirmed sunk following an explosion on the MODU at approximately 10:00 p.m. April 20.

BIW Awarded $16M in Advanced Materials

Apr 22, 2010

The U. S. Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) , a $15.9m modification to a previously awarded contract for procurement of long-lead material and engineering,

N-DSQ to Construct Qatar Naval Patrol Boats

Apr 22, 2010

Nakilat – Damen Shipyards Qatar (N-DSQ) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement with the Qatar Emiri Naval Forces (QENF) for the construction and

Provision of Harbor Tugs, Port of Mesaieed

Apr 22, 2010

Nakilat, on behalf of Nakilat–Damen Shipyards Qatar (N-DSQ) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Qatar Petroleum for the provision of 19 vessels including harbor tugs,

Bill Could Authorize Vessel Loan Guarantees

Apr 22, 2010

Representative Wittman (R-VA) introduced the National Shipbuilding Budget Policy Act (H.R. 5035) to authorize appropriations for the construction of vessels for

Towing Safety Committee Members Sought

Apr 22, 2010

The US Coast Guard is soliciting applications for membership on the Towing Safety Advisory Committee (TSAC). Applications should be received by May 21. 75 Fed. Reg.

Pan United Tugboat Goes Missing

Apr 22, 2010

According to an April 21 report from ChannelNewsAsia.com, Pan United tugboat, P-U 2007, went missing in waters off Kuantan in Malaysia the night of April 19.

MAN Propels Purse Seiners Series

Apr 22, 2010

In February, a new propulsion package contract was made between the Peruvian company COPEINCA (Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.) and MAN Diesel & Turbo, Frederikshavn.

Heavy Lift Hoverbarge Solutions

Apr 22, 2010

Hovertrans Solutions Pte. Ltd., is a designer and manufacturer of hoverbarges for heavy lift in difficult terrain in the global oil and gas, and specialist transportation industries.

Sherwin-Williams Coatings for USS Missouri

Apr 22, 2010

Nearly 5,500 gallons of Sherwin-Williams coatings have been applied to the historic Battleship Missouri, which recently returned to her home pier near the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Jumbo Offshore Installs Offshore Wind Equipment

Apr 22, 2010

Jumbo Offshore’s crew, engineers and subcontractors have successfully completed the first leg of their current Transition Piece (TP) installation project. Jumbo’s

Panama Canal, Alabama State Partnership

Apr 22, 2010

On April 21, 2010 Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Administrator/CEO Alberto Alemán Zubieta and Alabama State Port Authority (ASPA) Director/CEO James K. Lyons signed

Grant Helps Riverhawk Acquire Travelift

Apr 22, 2010

Marine Travelift Inc. announced that Tampa, Fla.-based RiverHawk Marine has acquired one of its 300C mobile boat hoists, thanks in part to a Small Shipyard Grant from the U.

This Day in Coast Guard History – April 22

Apr 22, 2010

1790- Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton, submitted a bill to Congress to create a "system of cutters" to enforce tariff and customs laws along the nation's coastline.

This Day in Naval History – April 22

Apr 22, 2010

1861 - USS Saratoga captures slaver, Nightingale. 1898 - U.S. at war against Spain. 1906 - Commander Robert Peary discovered supposed Arctic Continent did not exist.

 

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