Labroy Shipbuilding Purchases Autoship System
Autoship Systems Corporation (ASC) has sold CAD/CAM software to Labroy Shipbuilding and Engineering Pte Ltd (Labroy) of Singapore. transformation. First, existing…
High Capacity At-Sea Transfer System Under Development
A team led by Rolls-Royce has been selected to develop and deliver an integrated high-capacity ship-to-ship cargo transfer system concept for the US Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR).
New President of Skaugen PetroTrans
I.M. Skaugen ASA announced that Skaugen PetroTrans (SPT), its 50 percent owned joint venture company, has appointed Mr. Per Voie as its President. He succeeds Mr.
Transas, SevenCs Sign Agreement
Transas and SevenCs have signed a cooperation agreement based on the implementation of the Transas chart toolkit into the SevenCs EC2007 ECDIS Kernel Software. SevenCs…
VT Halter Tapped to Build Two Tugs
VT Halter Marine Inc signed a contract with Lockheed Martin to design and build two harbor tugs. The 30-m Voith Tractor Tugs will be built at VT Halter Marine’s Jackson County…
Tokimec ECDIS Certified
Tokimec Inc. obtained EC Type Examination Certificate of the EC-7500, EC-7000 Electronic chart display and information system (ECDIS) from Det Norske Veritas (DNV) on June 8, 2004.
Patterns of Global Terrorism Revised
The U.S. Department of State released the revised version of Patterns of Global Terrorism 2003. This publication states that there were 208 acts of international terrorism during 2003…
Barwil, Denholm Form Partnership
Barwil, the Wilh.Wilhelmsen Group's global provider of Port & Marine Services has acquired a 40 percent stake in Denholm Shipping Services Ltd. (DSS), owned by the UK-based Denholm Group.
EMS Sets Sail with Spirit of Canada
EMS Satcom, a division of EMS Technologies, Inc., announced its sponsorship of Spirit of Canada Ocean Challenges and skipper Derek Hatfield as he sets his sights…
Maritime security FAQ
The IMO issued a series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding maritime security. Among the FAQ is one asking how to determine whether a port facility is compliant with the ISPS Code.
Possible Relocation of LORAN-C Station
The U.S. Coast Guard issued a Notice stating that it is considering relocation of LORAN-C operations from Port Clarence, Alaska (7960-Z/9990-Y) to Nome, Alaska.