Construction on 10-Boat, $57M Contract Commences for Brazil
While much of the attention in the fast ferry niche often falls on designs and construction from Down Under, Italy's Rodriquez Cantieri Navali has built and maintained…
U.S. Foreign Waterborne Transportation Statistics
The Maritime Administration (MARAD) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a Bulletin
Blank Rome and Dyer Ellis & Joseph to Join Forces
Effective January 1, 2003, Blank Rome LLP, a law firm with more than 400 attorneys, combined with Washington, D.C.-based Dyer Ellis & Joseph P.C. Dyer Ellis’ 42…
Astillero Sestao Shipyard Developing New LNG Design
represent a step ahead in gas carriers. membrane systems. diesel engines whose operation is combined with a redundant re-liquefaction plant. after comprehensive comparisons among them.
Survivor Rescued by Coast Guard and USNS Comfort
Response Coordination Center (RCC) Bermuda called off the search for two boaters reported missing Wednesday night after a Coast Guard C-130 aircraft and the USNS…
Norcontrol IT Launches New System for Training
Norcontrol IT has launched a new system designed for training new Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) Operators and providing refresher training. generation VTS Database application (VDB).
Moody’s May Now Raise P&O Princess Rating
Moody's today has changed the direction of its current review of the Baa3 long-term debt rating for P&O Princess Cruises PLC to possible upgrade from developing.
Safety Violations Terminates Voyage
Coast Guard law enforcement officials terminated a fishing vessel’s voyage Tuesday afternoon in Southeast Alaska waters after the boat’s captain failed to meet federally…
Vessel Cargo Manifest Information - Confidentiality Protection
The U.S. Customs Service is proposing to amend its regulations to provide that, in addition to the importer or consignee, parties that electronically transmit vessel…
Spain Agrees to Participate in CSI
The U.S. Customs Service issued a Press Release
Marcas Extends Membership in Norway and Greece
Marcas announced that IUM AS of Grimstad, Norway and Eletson Corporation of Piraeus, Greece, will join Marcas as of January 1 bringing the total of committed vessels…
CSX Lines Picks Ulysses
CSX Lines announced today its decision to deploy the Task Assistant™ Quality and Safety package from Ulysses Systems on all 17 vessels and in land-based offices.
SNAME and The Maritime Group Partner on IMExpo
Conference. Center, San Francisco, Calif. offshore industries and their suppliers. all control once the booths are sold. show, handle the Accounting, and plan all of the details.
Dresser-Rand Signs SSA with DLA
Dresser-Rand recently announced the signing of a Strategic Supplier Alliance (SSA) with the Navy's Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). In a recent letter to Dresser-Rand, Keith W.
Coast Guard Assist Injured Crewman
A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station New Orleans airlifted an injured crewman suffering from a blow to the head aboard the fishing vessel MISS JADE, approximately…
Thales Offers New GPS Compass
Thales Navigation’s new 3011 GPS compass meets the requirements of modern navigation systems, including radar, ARPA radar, automatic pilot, data acquisition for bathymetry…
SOLAS and Mandatory Codes Go into Effect
competence of crews sailing on ships carrying solid bulk cargoes, entered into force on January 1. and assessment of damage to the cargo spaces, hatch covers and ballast tanks.
MPA Releases ANL Indonesia
The Singapore Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) have stated that the captain and crew of the ANL INDONESIA have been given permission to leave Singapore, following an undertaking by the employer…
Ridge Nominated as Secretary of Homeland Security
The White House sent to the Senate the Nominations of Thomas J. Ridge to be Secretary of Homeland Security and Gordon England to be Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security.
Blue Ridge Officers Complete Training
The U.S. Navy’s 7th Fleet command ship, USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19), is outfitted with the latest command, control, and communications technology in order to effectively…