Friday, June 04, 2010 Maritime News

OMSA, Drilling Moratorium Will Cause Hardship

Jun 04, 2010

The Offshore Marine Service Association (OMSA) reacted to the Obama Administration’s moratorium on offshore drilling, saying it is already causing irreparable economic

Guadeloupe Operator Orders Repeat Austal Ferries

Jun 04, 2010

Guadeloupe-based ferry operator L’Express des Iles has selected Austal to design and construct two 154-ft high speed catamaran ferries. The order consists of one

Maritime New Zealand Supports Spill Response

Jun 04, 2010

Two technical experts from Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) have flown to the U.S. at the invitation of one of the oil spill response companies assisting with the clean-up of the Gulf of Mexico spill.

CG Investigates Maine Ferry Grounding

Jun 04, 2010

Coast Guard investigators are working with the Maine State Ferry Service to determine why the ferry Everett Liberty ran aground with 30 people on board shortly

Five More Barrier Islands to Protect La.

Jun 04, 2010

"Consistent with all the work undertaken in recent weeks to assess Louisiana's barrier island proposal and gather input from local officials, environmental experts,

GOM Spill: $69M Initial Bill to BP

Jun 04, 2010

The Obama Administration sent a preliminary bill for $69.09m to BP and other responsible parties for response and recovery operations relating to the BP/Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.

Get Rational about Financial Ratios

Jun 04, 2010

By Richard J. Paine, Sr. From MarineNews, January 2010 Of the traditional five “C”s of credit: Capacity, Capital, Collateral, Conditions and Character, the first is foremost.

Gulf Oil Spill: Ships Face Few Delays

Jun 04, 2010

By Susan Buchanan As oil from BP's sub-sea well laps coastal Louisiana, most ships in the Gulf have avoided contact with the spill but owners fear that regulations

Shallow-Water Drilling Permits Rescinded

Jun 04, 2010

According to a June 4 report from The Wall Street Journal, federal regulators rescinded drilling permits issued on June 2 to companies for new oil and gas wells in the Gulf of Mexico,

Canada Announces National Shipbuilding Strategy

Jun 04, 2010

Davie Yards welcomed the announcement of the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy by the Government of Canada creating dedicated shipyards for the construction

Seaspan Newbuild & Time Charter

Jun 04, 2010

Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) announced that it purchased and accepted delivery of one 4250 TEU newbuilding vessel for approximately $43m constructed by Zhejiang Shipbuilding Co.

CG Clarifies Pre-Fire Plan Requirements

Jun 04, 2010

In a letter dated 3 June 2010, to MRA Director Captain Scott Powell, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) clarified its position on how a plan holder can comply with the

Crude Carriers Receives M/T Aias, Option on M/T Atlantas

Jun 04, 2010

Crude Carriers Corp. (NYSE: CRU) announced that it took delivery of the M/T Waltz to be renamed M/T Aias (150,096 dwt), June 3, 2010. In addition, the 12-month

This Day in Coast Guard – June 4

Jun 04, 2010

1954-USS Asterion and SS Kokoku Maru collided in a heavy fog 40 miles west of San Francisco, killing one crewman of the latter ship and injuring three others. The Coast Guard cutters Magnolia,

This Day in Naval History – June 4

Jun 04, 2010

1934 - USS Ranger, first ship designed from the keel up as a carrier, is commissioned at Norfolk, VA 1942 - Battle of Midway (4-6 June) begins; during battle,

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