Thursday, May 27, 2010 Maritime News

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

NOAA, Navy Monitor Ocean Conditions Near Spill

May 27, 2010

NOAA Ship Thomas Jefferson is underway on a mission to deploy a variety of U.S. Navy ocean monitoring instruments in the vicinity of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

First Survival Craft Operation Simulator

May 27, 2010

Virtual Marine Technology (VMT) announce that its lifeboat simulator, SurvivalQuest, has been approved as a Class “S” Simulator by Det Norske Veritas (DNV). SurvivalQuest

Georgia’s Ports Support State’s Economy

May 27, 2010

Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced the results of a study that confirms Georgia’s deepwater ports continue to be one of the state’s strongest economic engines,

Lawrence Livermore, VeriTainer Agreement

May 27, 2010

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and VeriTainer Corporation have entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA). The CRADA will

Austal Designated Largest Local Manufacturer

May 27, 2010

The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce has recently confirmed that Austal topped the list of local manufacturers for having the most employees. Austal’s U.S. facility now has 1,

Burger to Build 60-ft Research Vessel

May 27, 2010

Burger Boat Company and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources signed a contract for the construction of a 60-ft research vessel to support expanded study

This Day in Coast Guard History – May 27

May 27, 2010

1919-First Lieutenant Elmer F. Stone, USCG, piloting the Navy's flying boat NC-4 in the first successful trans-Atlantic flight, landed in the Tagus River estuary near Lisbon, Portugal on 27 May 1919.

This Day in Naval History – May 27

May 27, 2010

1805 - Naval forces capture Derne, Tripoli; raise U.S. flag over foreign soil 1813 - American joint operations against Fort George, Canada 1919 - Navy NC-4

2014 2014

2013 2013

2012 2012

2011 2011

2010 2010

2009 2009

2008 2008

2007 2007

2006 2006

2005 2005

2004 2004

2003 2003

2002 2002

2001 2001

2000 2000

1999 1999

rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.0370 sec (27 req/sec)