Executive Director of MITAGS and PMI, to Receive Achievement Award
The Kings Point Alumni Foundation Board of Directors will bestow upon two (2) MITAGS’ directors, the current incumbent Glen Paine (’78), and his predecessor, Charles (Chuck) Pillsbury (’68)…
Cruise Lines Contribution to Economy Boosts
The North American cruise industry generated $20.4 billion in economic activity within the United States in 2002 – nearly a ten percent increase from 2001 – according…
GlobalSantaFe to Present at CEO Energy/Power Conference
GlobalSantaFe Corporation Chief Executive Officer Jon Marshall will present at 8:40 a.m. CDT in New York on Thursday, September 4, 2003, at the Lehman Brothers Seventeenth…
Delegations Related to Move of Customs Service to DHS
The Departments of Homeland Security (DHS) and Treasury jointly published a regulation revising the title and structure of Title 19 of the Code of Federal Regulations…
American Superconductor Files Public Offering Registration Statement
American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC), has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed public offering of 4,000,000 shares of its common stock.
A. Paul Anderson joins FMC
The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) issued a Press Release stating that A. Paul Anderson has assumed his duties as a Commissioner of the FMC. Commissioner Anderson replaces Commissioner Delmond Won…
MAIB Issues Timber Deck Cargo Study
The U.K. Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) issued its Timber Deck Cargo Study, which was undertaken following a series of marine casualties involving timber carried on deck.
D Street Overpass Funding in Place
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has placed the final piece in the funding puzzle for Tacoma's D Street Overpass, announcing it will provide a $4 million…
Repowering a Hawaiian Tug: More Power, Better Air Quality
Photo of Kamaehu courtesy of Sause Bros. Inc. Sause Brothers, based in Coos Bay Ore. also operate tugs out of Long Beach, California and Honolulu, Hawaii. They have…
Caterpillar Launches New Marine Analog Power Display
Caterpillar has made available its new Marine Analog Power Display (MAPD), a monitoring system for electronically controlled Caterpillar marine engines. Cat MAPD…
Bollinger Re-Delivers Elsa Leigh To Aries Marine
Bollinger Shipyards, Inc., Lockport, La., has re-delivered the 254-ft. supply boat, Elsa Leigh, to Aries Marine Corp., Lafayette, La. While it looks like a new vessel…
Cranes for Hudong Shipyard
This week Dreggen Crane A.S received order for 24 different cranes from the Chinese yard Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding. The cranes will be used on four 72.000 DWT…
B+V Reports Busy Repair Docks in August
able to book new orders so that the docks are quite busy in August. Purity Compania Navio arrived. rudder. the last four weeks. days. repair cracks in the rudder. breadth of 21.80 m.
MARAD Conducts Readiness Activation Exercise
The U.S. Department of Transportation issued a Press Release
Courts Rule on Lost Profits
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled that a ship owner whose vessel was damaged due to negligence is entitled to recover lost profits for the period…
EuroCom Release Financial Results for First Half of 2003
EuroCom Industries (ECI) improved its earnings capacity in H1 2003. Revenue totalled DKK 191 million (+4%) and EBIT was DKK 23 million, up from a loss of DKK 4 million in H1 2002.
ADEC Cruise Ship Excess Emission Notification Form
The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC) issued its new Cruise Ship Excess Emission Notification Form
Guilty Pleas Entered in Port Security Case
The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida issued a Press Release
Crowley to Launch New Haiti Service
from Port Everglades, Fla., to Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Wednesday, and return to Port Everglades every Friday. containers. cargo. Chairman, President and CEO of Crowley Maritime Corporation.
LauritzenCool and NYK Reefers in New Cooperation
next year. and NYK Reefers taking a 50% share of LauritzenCool Logistics. solutions at competitive prices. LauritzenCool AB and NYK Reefers Ltd. tonnage sharing…