Monday, October 11, 2010 Maritime News

Protesters Take on English Bay Oil Tankers

Oct 11, 2010

According to a report from The Province, activists opposed to additional oil tanker traffic on B.C. Canada’s coast are planning a protest at English Bay on Oct.

A Day in the Life of a Towboater: Part II

Oct 11, 2010

Part II: Captain Rusty & the Upper Mississippi Story & Photos by Raina Clark, From MarineNews September 2010 In early July, Raina Clark, Managing Editor for MarineNews,

EU NAVFOR Ship Assists Ship Out of Fuel

Oct 11, 2010

On Oct. 6, the EU NAVFOR Dutch support ship HNLMS Amsterdam gave assistance to a drifting vessel with 26 crewmembers on board. EU NAVFOR French Flagship FS De Grasse

Coastal Tankers: A Vital Link

Oct 11, 2010

In Asian ports like Hong Kong and Singapore it is usual to see a cluster of small coastal tankers anchored off to one side. Unlike the big crude carriers, these

N.C. Ferry Fleet to Get Two New Boats

Oct 11, 2010

According to an October 10 report from The Virginian Pilot, two sister vessels will soon join the family of ferries transporting passengers and vehicles across North Carolina's coastal waterways.

O3b Networks, Netcom-Africa Provide Connectivity

Oct 11, 2010

O3b Networks announced that the company has signed a multi-year, multi-million dollar deal with Netcom Africa, a provider of satellite and wireless broadband solutions to provide low latency,

Bangladesh Exploration Deal with ConocoPhillips

Oct 11, 2010

According to a report from Reuters, state-run Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation clinched a preliminary deal with U.S. firm ConocoPhillips on Oct. 10 for

Some Concerned About Safety of Cuba’s Offshore Drilling

Oct 11, 2010

According to a report from the Daily Comet, Cuba has ventured into deepwater exploration to become more energy-independent, but some in the oil-and-gas industry

Larger Cruise Ships May Be Banned from Antarctic

Oct 11, 2010

According to a report from The Miami Herald, some large cruise ships may be banned from sailing in Antarctic waters starting next year. The IMO has adopted a ban

Green Light for New Wind Demonstration Project

Oct 11, 2010

ABS has been requested to provide classification services for the test turbine substructure for Wind Energy Systems Technology (WEST) wind farm offshore Galveston, Texas.

TOC Americas 2010 in Brazil

Oct 11, 2010

TOC Events Worldwide is moving to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in November for the 10th TOC Americas conference and exhibition.   The Port of Rio de Janeiro will play

Grumman Awarded $102M for Sub Modernization

Oct 11, 2010

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a cost plus fixed fee contract option valued at $102.7m from the U.S. Navy for work on Los Angeles-class,

Tsakos Energy Nav. Appoints Arapoglou to Board

Oct 11, 2010

Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited announced that Takis Arapoglou has been appointed to the company's board of directors.  Arapoglou was Chairman and Chief Executive

Custom Steel Boats Builds New Ferry

Oct 11, 2010

Custom Steel Boats, Inc. of Merritt, N.C. announced the signing of a contract with the Chatham Area Transit Authority located in Savannah, Gia. The contract is

This Day in Coast Guard History – October 11

Oct 11, 2010

1896- The crew of the Pea Island (North Carolina) Life-Saving Station, under the command of Keeper Richard Etheridge, performed one of their finest rescues when

This Day in Naval History – October 11

Oct 11, 2010

1776 - Battle of Valcour Island on Lake Champlain, New York. Although defeated, the American flotilla delayed the British advance and caused it to fall back into winter quarters.

U.S. Navy Contract for DH Barges

Oct 11, 2010

Metal Trades, Inc. was contracted by Maybank Industries. LLC to build two new types of double hull barges for the U.S. Navy.  Three “YON” fuel barges and one Ship

Report: SPP Group to Build 15

Oct 11, 2010

According to a Reuters report, South Korea's SPP Group (www.spp.co.kr) won new shipbuliding orders for a cumulative 15 ships -- reportedly seven of them bulk carriers -- for $660m.

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