Wynn Marine Gets P&O Contract
Wynn Marine has won the contract to supply their window wiper systems for two P&O Cruise Ships currently under construction at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Shipyard, in Nagasaki, Japan.
WESMAR Has New Stabilizer System
In December 2001, WESMAR announced their new roll fin stabilizer systems, the Low Profile RS250 and RS350, which offer the 35-50 ft. boat owner the same smooth ride…
Crowley Implements STCW95
After two-and-a-half years of preparation, Crowley Maritime Corporation has implemented International Maritime Organization (IMO) Standards of Training, Certification…
Maritrans Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer
Maritrans Inc., announced the preliminary results of its modified Dutch auction tender offer, which expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on January 18, 2002.
Inland Shipping Terminal in Veghel
Two private companies have founded an inland shipping terminal in Veghel (Southwest Netherlands) for both containers and bulk goods. It has to be operational by the end of the year.
New Canada Service
Rotterdam will be one of the ports of call of the new Safmarine Europe-Canada service to/from Montreal. The other European ports of call are Bremerhaven and Felixstowe.
Double Maiden Call
On January 22, the port of Rotterdam welcomes two maiden calls of post-Panamax container vessels at the same day. "K"Line's "Rotterdam Bridge" (5500 TEU) is moored…
First of New Patrol Vessels Operational
On January 11 the first new patrol vessel of the Rotterdam Port Authority got its name and came into operation. The body was constructed in Poland (Stocznia Tczew)…
CEO to Leave Port
Port of Goteborg AB president and CEO since 1996, Gunnar Nygren will be stepping down in March 2002. At 60, he is planning to take early retirement. “This is a decision…
Meeting of Fire Protection
Administration (OSHA), will meet on February 5-7, 2002 in Houston, Texas. The Committee will review a working draft of the proposed regulatory text and other material.
Brenntag and Genencor Sign Distribution Agreement
Brenntag announces the signing of a Pan-European distribution agreement with Genencor International, Palo Alto, Calif. Brenntag is established as distributor in…
MTN Will Provide For Heerema Marine Contractors
Maritime Telecommunications Network, Inc. (MTN), announced that it has entered into an agreement with Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC), making MTN the exclusive…