Hearing to Discuss Port Security Grant Program
The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure will meet on March 18 where the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management…
Oceaneering and Subsea 7 Terminate Agreement
Oceaneering and Subsea 7 have mutually agreed that the proposed acquisition of the remotely operated vehicle (ROV) drill rig support and related business operations…
Princess Cruises Specifies Enviro Engines
An agreement was recently reached between Princess Cruises, the engine builder Wärtsilä and the shipyard Fincantieri that Newbuilding 6100 at the said shipyard will…
New Diamond Princess Delivered in Japan
In Nagasaki, Japan, the new Diamond Princess was named in a colorful ceremony which featured traditional Japanese festivities set against the state-of-the-art ship.
ICT to Build Logistic Center
ICT group of companies will invest $30M in construction of the first transport and logistic center in St. Petersburg. This center, is expected to meet the highest international standards…
Teekay Acquires Spanish LNG and Oil Shipping Company
Teekay Shipping Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Naviera F. Tapias S.A. Teekay has also entered into an agreement with the shareholders…
Sperry Marine to Supply Navigation Systems for New Tankers
Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Sperry Marine has received orders to supply navigation and bridge systems for 12 new tankers to be built for Italian ship owners at shipyards in South Korea and China.
PetroCom Introduces New Technology for Offshore Industry
PetroCom LLC has begun construction and testing of the first digital cellular network in the Gulf of Mexico. Working with partners Siemens and Ericsson, PetroCom…
GE Focuses on Optimization For Cruise Ships
The natural progression is underway from installation, design and commissioning of GE gas turbines aboard cruise ships to cooperation with users to further enhance operations.
Transas VTS Chosen for Offshore Wind Farm Project
The German aids-to-navigation-service, WSD Nord-West/WSA Emden, has decided to install Transas shore-based Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) technology on board the first…
Master Convicted for Going the Wrong Way
proceeding over 14.5 miles in the wrong direction in the Dover Straits Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS). vessel to take evasive action and resulted in six close quarters situations.
Senator Murray and Operation Safe Commerce
Operation Safe Commerce. President Gore’s assertion that he invented the Internet. (HK Law).
Website for Rocknes Salvage Established
A remarkable salvage operation is scheduled for this month in Norway. The capsized 166-meter-long vessel ‘Rocknes’ will be uprighted (parbuckled) by SMIT Salvage at the CCB yard in Agotnes, Norway.
Norden Reports Holding of Own Shares
Steve Krabbe, the president of Norden A/S, in connection with senior staff’s utilization of share options, announced that the company has sold 23,890 of shares of DKK 20.00.
Iveco Opens N. American Ops
Iveco, a leading Italian manufacturer of commercial vehicles and diesel engines, announced the opening of its U.S. engine operations, Iveco Motors of North America…
ASC's Production Manager is Now Available
significant and brand-new software product: Production Manager. Production Manager controls all production-related features and functions within the Autostructure system.
USS Duluth Receives Coast Guard Commendation
By Journalist Seaman Apprentice S.C. USS Duluth (LPD 6) was presented with the Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation during an awards ceremony on the ship's flight deck February 27.
No Re-Engining for Fleet After Engines' Performance
The U.S. Fraschini. superb performance during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Isotta's Virginia subsidiary, FDGM. customer and partner," he continued. countermeasure ships…
Vessel detained in Tacoma
The Coast Guard detained a merchant vessel Wednesday evening for having an inoperable emergency fire pump on board. The merchant vessel Suijin, which is homeported in Panama…
SEACOR SMIT Changes Name to SEACOR Holdings Inc.
SEACOR SMIT Inc. announced that the change of its name to "SEACOR Holdings Inc." became effective at 12:01 a.m. on March 15, 2004. The ticker symbol and CUSIP number…