January, 2011 Maritime News

Construction Begins on Washburn & Doughty Hull 101

Jan 31, 2011

On January 4, 2011, Washburn & Doughty Associates, Inc. of East Boothbay, Maine began construction of a 93-ft by 38-ft, 6,000 hp Z-Drive tug for Moran Towing Corporation of New Canaan, Conn.

Sungdong Shipbuilding Wins $583M Order

Jan 31, 2011

According to a Jan 31 report from Reuters, South Korea's small and medium-sized shipbuilder Sungdong Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co Ltd  won orders worth $582.

First Kongsberg K-Chief 600 Equipped Vessel Delivered

Jan 31, 2011

The first vessel to sail with Kongsberg Maritime's new K-Chief 600 marine automation system was delivered to its owner on 10th January 2010. The Korean Built VLCC

Daewoo Drillship Order from U.S.

Jan 31, 2011

According to a Jan 31 report from Reuters, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering said that it had won an order to build a drillship from Atwood Oceanics Inc. (Source: Reuters)  

Austal Launches Its Largest Catamaran

Jan 31, 2011

The final stages of construction of Austal’s largest catamaran to date were celebrated this week with a traditional coin ceremony, followed by the vessel’s successful launch.

GL Noble Denton Guidelines: Float-Over Installations, Moorings

Jan 31, 2011

GL Noble Denton has issued new guidelines for float-over installations and for moorings. They are now available for oil and gas companies, designers and contractors

Nordic Tankers Activity Up in Stainless Steel Segment

Jan 31, 2011

Nordic Tankers has taken two chemical tankers of 16,000 tons deadweight (dwt) on time charter. The sister vessels, which were built in Italy in 2001 and 2004, are

MAN PrimeServ Engine Management Contract

Jan 31, 2011

Nakilat’s wholly owned fleet of LNG ships is now covered by MAN PrimeServ, MAN Diesel & Turbo’s after-sales division, after an EMC maintenance agreement signed

Call for Comment: Deepwater EA for BOEMRE Exploration Plan

Jan 31, 2011

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) announced that public comment is invited with respect to the Environmental Assessment

NG Shipbuilding Spinoff Gets Junk Bond Rating

Jan 31, 2011

According to a report from the Daily Press - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services, the nation's three credit ratings agencies gave Northrop Grumman Corp.’s spin

Assembly Line For Tugs

Jan 31, 2011

By Alan Haig-Brown The shipyards of Sarawak are particularly adept at meeting the demands of multiple tug orders. Kian Juan Dockyard in Miri is currently in

Staton VP Sales at Krill Systems

Jan 31, 2011

Krill Systems, Inc. announced Brian Staton as vice president of world-wide sales. Staton will be responsible for selling products in three vertical markets (recreation,

ISATPHONE PRO iFLYtm Turnkey Package

Jan 31, 2011

The iFly Industrial Package from Delta Wave was designed for quick and easy deployment. It is a turnkey package which incorporates Beam’s IsatPhone Pro Dock, and

This Day in U.S. Coast Guard History – January 31

Jan 31, 2011

1942- HMS Culver (ex-CGC Mendota--she was one of the "Lake" Class cutters transferred to the Royal Navy in 1941 under the Lend-Lease program) was torpedoed and sunk with 13 survivors.

This Day in U.S. Naval History – January 31

Jan 31, 2011

1944 - American amphibious landing on Kwajalein, Marshall Islands 1961 - Lieutenant Commander Samuel Lee Gravely, Jr. becomes first African-American to command a combat ship,

Resolve, T&T Bisso Form FiFi Coalition

Jan 31, 2011

Resolve Marine Group and T&T Bisso have announced their coalition for Marine Firefighting services in U.S. waters. This agreement combines both companies’ extensive

Egyptian Crisis: Could it Spill into the Suez Canal?

Jan 30, 2011

As analysts continue to try and gauge the full economic impact of the fast-evolving political and social crisis in Egypt, the concern of the shipping industry are

Shipping Corp appoints New Director of Bulk Carriers, Tankers

Jan 30, 2011

Capt. Sunil Thapar has been appointed as Director of Bulk Carriers and Tankers as of January 2011. He is a holder of Master (Foreign Going) Certificate of Competency

Navy Rescues 20 from Pirates

Jan 30, 2011

The Indian Navy and the Coast Guard reportedly intercepted a vessel used by Somali pirates, 200 miles off Kochi in the Arabian Sea, following a joint operation.

A Success Story: Alaska Ship & Drydock

Jan 28, 2011

By Raina Clark in the January edition of MarineNews A new maintenance company with no shipyard experience takes a struggling repair yard, converted from an old cannery,

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