ECSI Secures Strategic Petroleum Reserve Sites
Electronic Control Security, Inc. (ECSI) announced that the last stages of security upgrades are underway at the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) sites in Texas.
Northrop Grumman Announce Contract Modification
development for the future aircraft carrier program, CVNX. product data environment for CVNX-1. Newport News, Va. (95%), and Groton, Conn. completed by December 2003.
Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract Modification
sonar system. SSN 688I, SSN 21 and SSBN 726 class submarines. performed in Manassas, Va. (33%), and Clearwater, Fla. and is to be completed by November 2004. not…
Seminar to Discuss DWPA
Holland & Knight LLP and Ecology and Environment, Inc. are co-hosting a free, half-day seminar on January 16, 2003 at the New York Yacht Club entitled "How to Implement…
Keppel Sells Cathodic Protection Technology
The Directors of Keppel Corporation Limited (Keppel) announced the sale of 100 percent stake in Cathodic Protection Technology Pte Ltd (CP Tech) by Keppel Integrated…
Transas Reports Another Successful Year
According to Transas, the year 2002 was marked by substantial growth in sales all over the world and their updated product line. During the year, Transas completed…
SOCP to Meet in San Diego
The Ship Operations Cooperative Program (SOCP), sponsored by the Maritime Administration, will meet in San Diego on March 5-6, 2003. Items on the agenda include…
Preparing the Shipyard Work Force of Tomorrow
Training tomorrow’s workforce of skilled artisans and engineers is a leading priority of America’s public and private shipyards. It takes an average of six to eight…
Bonhomme Richard Conducts CBR Defense Training
At Sea (NNS) -- Crew members aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) donned gas masks and chemical protection suits to treat mock mass casualties during a series of chemical…
Panama City Dredging Project Underway
The Port of Panama City and the U. S. Corps of Engineers have begun a joint dredging project to deepen Panama City’s entrance channel and turning basin from 32 ft. to 36 ft.
Another Ship Reports Illness
According to reports, roughly 80 people aboard the Caribbean, a Royal Caribbean Cruises ship, became ill. A spokeswoman for Royal Caribbean, said 70 passengers and…
WTC Steel Sent to Northrop Grumman Shipyard
Steel salvaged from the World Trade Center is headed to the Ingalls Shipyard in Mississippi. The steel was removed Friday from the Fresh Kills landfill on Staten Island, N.Y.
Marine Television May Interfere with Navigation Systems
The U.S. Coast Guard warns all mariners that certain marine television antennas may interfere with the performance of Global Positioning System receivers. The interference…
Coast Guard Rescues Four Mariners off Central
Oregon Coast Coast Guard crew from Oregon safely recovered four of the five crewmen from the water this morning when the 99-foot Ocean Going Tug PRIMO BRUSCO sank 18 miles off Florence, Ore.
Coast Guard to Hold Maritime Security Meetings
The U.S. Coast Guard is holding seven public meetings to discuss requirements for security assessments, plans, and specific security measures for ports, vessels, and facilities.
Port of the Americas Port Complex
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers published a Notice of Intent to prepare a draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement regarding the Port of the Americas Port Complex.
TMM Guanajuato Joins Fleet
TMM Lines has taken delivery of the 3,200teu TMM Guanajuato. It was built by China Shipbuilding Corporation in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.The TMM Guanajuato is a sister ship…
Mandatory AIS on St. Lawrence Seaway
The Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway issued a Notice
Princess Appoints Captain Christie as VP of Marine Operations
Princess Cruises has appointed Captain David Christie to the position of Vice President, Marine. A long-time Princess captain, who most recently commanded Grand Princess…
Port of Rotterdam Reports Productive Year
According to the provisional figures the port of Rotterdam in 2002 handled 321,9 million tons of goods. This result nearly equals the record of 2000 (322,4 mln tons).