Friday, May 06, 2011 Maritime News

National Shipbuilding Research Program Awards

May 06, 2011

$14.6 MILLION IN NEW COST‐REDUCING SHIPBUILDING R&D PROJECTS The Executive Control Board of the National Shipbuilding Research Program (NSRP) has awarded funding

TAIWAN – Research Vessel Ready for Launch

May 06, 2011

The Taiwan Ocean Research Institute (TORI) is preparing the launch of the new 2.700 ton – ORV, Multi purpose Oceanographic Research Vessel, “RESEARCH V”. The vessel

Reminder: Providing CPR, No Time to Waste

May 06, 2011

This Safety Alert serves as a reminder to the international maritime community that when it is necessary to provide a patient Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) there is simply no time to waste.

Santiago Shipyard Launches Vessel

May 06, 2011

According to a report from the Cuba Standard, the Damex Shipbuilding & Engineering shipyard in Santiago — one of the few fully foreign-owned operations in Cuba

Brazil’s Vale SA Gets Biggest Ore Carrier

May 06, 2011

According to a report from Dow Jones, Brazilian iron ore miner Vale SA (VALE, VALE5.BR) said it took delivery of the world's biggest ore carrier, a 400,000 tons

FG, Indian Firm Hold Talks on Shipbuilding

May 06, 2011

According to a report from ThisDay, the management of an Indian firm, ABG Shipyard, has began talks with the Indian government with a view to setting up a shipbuilding yard in the country.

This Day in U.S. Coast Guard History - May 6

May 06, 2011

1796-Congress increased the monthly compensation of Revenue Marine officers: masters $50; first mates $35; second mates $30; third mates $25 and mariners $20.    1896-President

This Day in U.S. Naval History - May 6

May 06, 2011

 1909 - Great White Fleet anchors in San Francisco    1916 - First ship-to-shore radio telephone voice conversation from USS New Hampshire off Virginia Capes

Wilhelmsen Gets Shipping Company of the Year

May 06, 2011

“Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s position as a front runner in the marine market is confirmed,” said the company’s Sales Director for Africa, Middle East and Black Sea (AMB),

Cargotec’s New MacLux Series of Lighting Equipment

May 06, 2011

Cargotec has developed MacLux, a new MacGregor lighting system for cargo holds that is resistant to vibration, temperature changes and corrosive environments Cargotec’s

Milestone for Cape Town Container Terminal Expansion

May 06, 2011

South Africa’s state-owned freight transport and logistics giant Transnet Limited today celebrated a significant milestone in its R5.4 billion expansion of the Cape Town Container Terminal.

Aker Solutions Q1 Results 2011

May 06, 2011

6 May 2011 - Aker Solutions' operating revenues in the first quarter of 2011 were NOK 12 billion, and earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation amounted to NOK 1.

Eiliv Gjesdal Appointed CFO of Kvaerner

May 06, 2011

Eiliv Gjesdal has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Kvaerner. Gjesdal is following the appointment of Jan Arve Haugan as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Fossekall/Dompap contract to Subsea 7

May 06, 2011

Statoil has awarded Subsea 7 a contract for marine installations and pipe-laying in connection with development of the Fossekall/Dompap discoveries off the coast of Helgeland in northern Norway.

CMA CGM To Launch New Service

May 06, 2011

CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce the launching of a new service linking Asia, Indian Ocean Islands and South Africa, effective May 8th, 2011.   Called Shaka Express,

NOIA Applauds Passage of HR 1230

May 06, 2011

Washington, D.C. – The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) congratulates the U.S. House of Representatives for the bipartisan passage today of H.R. 1230,

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