Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Maritime News

US$2-Million Jones Act Settlement for Seaman

Oct 22, 2013

Houston-based maritime law firm Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris recently obtained what is believed to be one of the largest settlements paid by the United States to a Jones Act seaman.

CNOOC Details Its Part in Brazil Libra Field Oil Concession

Oct 22, 2013

CNOOC Limited is a member of a consortium comprised of Petrobras, Shell, Total and CNPC, that has just been awarded a 35-year production sharing contract to develop

Container Ship Owners Rickmers Q3 2013 Profits Up

Oct 22, 2013

Rickmers Maritime is a Singapore business trust formed to own and operate containerships under long-term, fixed-rate time charters to leading container liner companies.

Crowley Tugboat Makes Arduous Bering Sea Rescue

Oct 22, 2013

The crew of the Crowley Maritime Corp. tug 'Siku', operating in Western Alaska, recently rescued six men adrift in the Bering Sea. Shortly before the incident, the men’s 21-foot,

Offshore Equipment Brakes: Wichita Clutch Introduce New Product

Oct 22, 2013

Wichita Clutch, based in Wichita Falls, Texas, has recently added the air cooled, spring-set, air released AirMaKKs SSB high torque brakes to its AquaMaKKs family of clutches and brakes.

Superyacht Charter Market Newcomer Winter NZ-based

Oct 22, 2013

The wonders of New Zealand’s North and South Islands are ready for exploration this winter aboard the 171-foot (52m) Amels motor yacht, the recently upgraded 'Belle Aimée,' say the charter agents.

Canada's Most Powerful Tug Built With ShipConstructor

Oct 22, 2013

As a 100 metric-ton bollard pull ice class tug, the OCEAN Tundra is reportedly the most powerful harbor tugboat to ever be built in Canada. SSI's ShipConstructor

DGX Boosts Middle East Service Offering

Oct 22, 2013

Dependable Global Express, Inc. (DGX), a global ocean freight forwarder, announces the appointment of Lily Sagherian as its Business Development Manager for DGX's new Middle East Trade Lane service.

Ocean Dredging Wins Mexican Contract

Oct 22, 2013

Ocean Dredging DSM Ocean inc., an Ocean sister company, will carry out a harbor dredging contract with its Mexican partner Dragados del Golfo, in Paraiso, a town

U.S. Court Case against Bollinger Dismissed

Oct 22, 2013

The United States filed a complaint against Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. in July 2011 based on allegations that "Bollinger knowingly misled the Coast Guard to enter

Work-Class Operations Expenditure to Grow by 80%

Oct 22, 2013

From 2013-2017 Douglas-Westwood (DW) forecast total ROV operations expenditure of approximately $9.7 billion, an increase of nearly 80% over the previous five-year period ($5.

Nupas-Cadmatic Signs Software Contract with NAS

Oct 22, 2013

Nupas-Cadmatic has signed a deal with North American Shipbuilding (NAS), part of Edison Chouest Offshore and based in Larose, Louisiana. The contract includes the

Registration Open for SENEDIA Ocean Conference

Oct 22, 2013

The Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance (SENEDIA) will host “Innovation in Oceanography, Ocean Engineering, Defense and Marine Trades” on Monday, November 4, 2013, 8:30 a.

FMC Chairman Calls for Global Regulatory Summit on P3 Alliance

Oct 22, 2013

The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission Chairman, Mario Cordero, issued a call to fellow regulators in the European Union and the People’s Republic of China, to join

AWO Launches New Website

Oct 22, 2013

The American Waterways Operators, the national trade association representing the U.S. tugboat, towboat and barge industry, announced today that it has launched

Today in U.S. Naval History: October 22

Oct 22, 2013

Today in U.S. Naval History - October 22 1846 - Lavinia Fanning Watson of Philadelphia christens the sloop-of-war Germantown, the first U.S. Navy ship sponsored by a woman.

Artemis Diver Sonar and Navigation

Oct 22, 2013

Artemis is a modular handheld console that can be configured as a diver target detection sonar and GPS underwater navigation aid. Intuitive and easy to use,

FORAN System in Stasiun Teknik, Indonesia

Oct 22, 2013

Stasiun Teknik, a newly created design office from Batam (Riau, Indonesia), has selected FORAN as their main design tool for marine consultancy. The engineers and

BWTS Test Organizations Launch GloBal TestNet Group

Oct 22, 2013

A new formal group of organizations involved in testing for the certification of ballast water treatment systems has been set up, known as the “GloBal TestNet,”

Seaeye Launches Enhanced Sea Owl ROV

Oct 22, 2013

The Sea Owl concept, introduced by Saab in the 1980s, has been completely reengineered with new chassis, advanced technology content and increased work capability.

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