May, 2010 Maritime News

Wellhead Plugging Attempts Underway

May 28, 2010

The mobile offshore drilling unit Q4000 holds position directly over the damaged Deepwater Horizon blowout preventer as crews work to plug the wellhead using a technique known as "top kill,

Adm. Allen Approves Section of Louisiana Barrier Island Project

May 28, 2010

The National Incident Commander for the BP oil spill, Admiral Thad Allen, approved the implementation of a section of Louisiana’s barrier island project proposal

USCG Bans Norwegian-Flagged Wilmina from for Three Years

May 28, 2010

The Coast Guard announced it is restricting the Norwegian-flagged Wilmina from U.S. ports for three years due to several marine environment-related offenses. On

Training Bursaries for Harbour Master, Port Captains

May 28, 2010

IBC Global Academy has announced the availability of training bursaries for the international Diploma for Harbour Masters course.  This unique course addresses

NOAA Expects Busy Atlantic Hurricane Season

May 28, 2010

An active to extremely active hurricane season is expected for the Atlantic Basin this year, according to the seasonal outlook issued today by NOAA’s Climate Prediction

Bollinger Gets Safety Awards from SCA & NSC

May 28, 2010

Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. has received awards for Excellence in Safety, Improvements in Safety, and Occupational Safety awards from two industry groups. The Award

Northern Offshore Q1 2010 Results

May 28, 2010

Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) reported net income for the three months ended March 31, 2010 of US$23.2 million, or US$0.15 per diluted share, on revenues of US$68.

Navios Maritime Q1 Results

May 28, 2010

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) , a global, vertically integrated seaborne shipping and logistics company, reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010.

Danaos Corp. Cancels Three Newbuildings

May 28, 2010

Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co. Ltd. to cancel three 6,500 TEU newbuilding containerships,

Obama to Extend Drilling Moratorium

May 28, 2010

According to a May 26 report from the New York Times, President Obama plans to announce that he is extending the moratorium on permits to drill new deepwater wells

SF Marina USA Dock for U.S. Navy Stiletto

May 28, 2010

When the United States Navy required a heavy-duty dock to moor its state-of-the-art M80 Stiletto, it worked with SF Marina USA. The resulting 82-ft floating SF

Tanker Spill Reaches Singapore's Coast

May 28, 2010

According to a May 26 report from Bloomberg, oil spilled from a tanker collision offshore Singapore fouled parts of a two-mile stretch of the city-state's coast.

This Day in Coast Guard History – May 28

May 28, 2010

1813-Revenue Cutterman John Bearbere died of pneumonia while being held as a Prisoner of War by the British after his cutter, the James Madison, had been captured

This Day in Naval History – May 28

May 28, 2010

1813 - Frigate Essex and prize capture five British whalers 1917 - First underway fueling in U.S. Navy, USS Maumee fuels 6 destroyers in North Atlantic. LCDR Chester W.

Senate Hearing, Liability for Offshore Oil Production

May 27, 2010

The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources conducted a hearing to receive testimony on the liability and financial responsibility issues related to offshore oil production.

Papp Relieves Allen as Coast Guard Commandant

May 27, 2010

Adm. Robert J. Papp, Jr., assumed command as the 24th commandant of the Coast Guard on May 25, relieving Adm. Thad W. Allen during a military ceremony at Fort Lesley J.

Subsea 7 Gets Petrobras Contract Offshore Brazil

May 27, 2010

Subsea 7 Inc. (OSE Symbol: SUB), through its i-Tech division, announced the largest single contract award to i-Tech since the formation of the division in January 2006.

Kvichak Marine Rapid Response Skimmers for Spill

May 27, 2010

Kvichak Marine Industries is currently constructing two 30-ft Rapid Response Skimmers. One Commercial Duty Skimmer with upgraded recovery systems is for inventory

RBG First with Chevron North Sea Contract

May 27, 2010

RBG, provider of fabric maintenance and construction support to the global energy industry, will deliver its innovative electrical rope access services as part

ABA Builds Chinese Crew Transfer Ferry

May 27, 2010

Aluminum Boats Australia (ABA) has broken into the Asian market with an order for a passenger ferry for Chinese owners. The vessel is designed as a catamaran platform

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