February, 2011 Maritime News

First Deepwater Permit to Meet New Standards in GOM

Feb 28, 2011

On Feb. 28, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) approved the first deepwater drilling permit since the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill.

New Vessel To Help In Charting WA Coastline

Feb 28, 2011

Monitoring the constant movement of the Western Australian coastline and nearshore seabed has been made easier with the commissioning of a new vessel by the Department of Transport (DoT).

Cargill Propels Shipping Forward with Largest Kite-Powered Vessel

Feb 28, 2011

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — 28 February 2011 — Cargill has signed an agreement with SkySails GmbH & Co. KG (SkySails) to use wind power technology to reduce greenhouse

Horizon Delivers M/V Capt. Kirby Dupuis

Feb 28, 2011

Horizon Shipbuilding, Inc., Bayou La Batre, Ala., has delivered the M/V Capt. Kirby Dupuis to Florida Marine Transporters of Mandeville, La.  She joins her sister ship, the M/V Capt.

MV Izumi Released by Pirates

Feb 28, 2011

The MV Izumi, which was pirated on 10 October 2010, was released from pirate control on 25 February. The Panama-flagged vessel and her Filipino crew of 20 are believed to be making for a safe port.

MV Dover Pirated in North Arabian Sea

Feb 28, 2011

At approximately 0600Z on 28 February, the Bulk Cargo Carrier MV Dover was pirated approximately 260 nautical miles North East of Salalah in the North Arabian Sea.

Measutronics Opens Office in Seattle

Feb 28, 2011

Measutronics Corporation has opened a new office in Seattle, Wash. Headquartered in Lakeland, Fla., Measutronics specializes in the integration and sales of positioning

PPG Protective & Marine Coatings Price Increases

Feb 28, 2011

PPG Industries’ (NYSE:PPG) protective and marine coatings (PMC) business announced that it is raising prices globally, as permissible by contract.   “As economies recover from the global recession,

IMO Commends KPI Project

Feb 28, 2011

The International Maritime Organisation has commended InterManager for its work to introduce an industry-wide standard measurement tool, known as the KPI Project.

Harry Ward Joins The McLean Group

Feb 28, 2011

The McLean Group middle market investment bank announced that Harry Ward has joined its team and will lead its Marine Transportation and Logistics practice.  With a strong background in U.

B&G Zeus Multifunction Display System Wins Award

Feb 28, 2011

B&G announced that its new multifunction navigation display, Zeus, received the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Innovation Award at the 70th Annual Miami International Boat Show.

London Club Warning on Fi-Fi Preparedness

Feb 28, 2011

The London P&I Club said the response to two recent onboard cargo fires has highlighted the value of both fire-fighting training and realistic shipboard drills for ships’ crews.

Sinopacific Shipbuilding & Corporate Social Responsibility

Feb 28, 2011

Sinopacific said it believes Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) means clinging to the business ethics which includes clinging to lawful business operation, advocating product safety,

Surging Commodity Prices Drive up Coating Costs

Feb 28, 2011

International Paint Ltd. is set to initiate product price rises in response to spiraling global raw material costs.   “During 2010 the cost of raw materials critical

Boxrunner, A New Straddle Carrier from Konecranes

Feb 28, 2011

The new Boxrunner straddle carrier from Konecranes is the flexible link between ship-to-shore cranes and automated yard cranes. Konecranes Boxrunner straddle carrier

Main Mast Installation, USS Theodore Roosevelt

Feb 28, 2011

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) completed a significant work performance milestone on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

This Day in U.S. Coast Guard History - February 28

Feb 28, 2011

1867-  As ordered by the Treasury Department, each officer of Revenue Cutter Service, while on duty, was entitled to one Navy ration per day.   1871- Congress passed 16 Stat.

This Day in U.S. Naval History - February 28

Feb 28, 2011

 1844 - Explosion of Peacemaker, experimental 14 inch gun, on board USS Princeton.   1893 - Launching of USS Indiana (BB-1), first true battleship in U.S. Navy.

Programme Package For Indian Shipbuilding Industry

Feb 28, 2011

SMM India, shipbuilding, machinery & marine technology international trade fair in Mumbai, 7 to 9 April 2011 “SMM India 2011 not only provides an international

Nordic Tankers A/S - Changes In Share Capital And Votes

Feb 28, 2011

Published via NASDAQ OMX on 28 February 2011 Pursuant to section 6 of Executive Order no. 1273 of 16 December 2008 on issuer’s disclosure obligations, it is

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