BG Global LNG Appoints New VP
BG Global LNG appointed David Maxwell to the leadership team of the Global LNG business, according to a Chron.com report. As vice president and general manager, LNG Business Development…
Homeland Integrated Security Systems Presents Cyber Tracker
Homeland Integrated Security Systems' Cyber Tracker is a portable detection device designed to provide real-time GPS tracking of vehicles, people or other mobile or movable objects.
Canada Port Gets First Radiation Detector
Federal officials have installed Canada's first radiation detector at the port of Saint John in New Brunswick in a bid to protect the country against nuclear terrorism, the Canadian Press reports.
Port of New Hampshire Enhances Security
Security at the Port of New Hampshire is expected to be enhanced by the acquisition of a boat, which would be used to fight maritime fires and help in other water-based emergencies…
Vinashin Begins Construction of Container Production Plant
The Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (Vinashin) recently began construction of a container production plant in Lai Vu commune, Kim Thanh district, located…
Four New Ships for Carnival Corporation
Carnival Corporation reached an agreement with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the construction of four new cruise ships worth more than $2 billion, along with options for two additional vessels.
General Dynamics Acquires Anteon
Anteon International Corporation, an information technology, systems integration and engineering services company, has entered into a definitive agreement for Anteon…
Navy MCM Divers Conduct Training with French Navy
A diver assigned to the Navy’s Special Clearance Team One (NSCT-1), returns to his boat for extraction during a joint training with the French Navy. The training…
Schat-Harding to Supply for Chantiers Cruise Ship Order
cruise ship order to be placed at France's Chantiers de l'Atlantique yard. ordered by MSC Cruises. members. spring 2009.
Ship Distressed in Sea of Japan
Reports indicate that Motor ship Diana that sent distress signals from the Sea of Japan has about 4,000 tons of cargo aboard. The ship, which flies the Cambodian…
Belgian Registered Fishing Vessel Sinks
Belgian registered fishing vessel Noordster Z122. underwater obstruction. Toledo carrier this morning. recovering in hospital. the surface of the sea. salvage of the vessel.
Raytheon IDS Opens Athena Fusion Center
Demonstrating an affordable and proven capability to strengthen America's port security, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) officials and Rhode Island legislative…
OSI Completes Acquisition of CHI Systems Inc.,
Offshore Systems International Ltd. CHI Systems Inc. mission success, and cost effectiveness of its clients. unaudited revenue of approximately US$12 million. the U.S.
Carnival Announces Four Ship Deal with Fincantieri
Carnival Corporation & plc announced it has reached an agreement with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the construction of four new cruise ships worth more than $2 billion.
Concordia Maritime Stena Paris
at Brodosplit Shipyard in Split, Croatia. Brodosplit Shipyard. oil company TOTAL.
California – Ballast Water Discharge Standards
Following up on yesterday’s item regarding the report of the California State Lands Commission (SLC) on Performance Standards for Ballast Water Discharges in California Waters…
MHI, VINASHIN Sign Licensing Agreement
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) signed an agreement to license its UE low-speed diesel engine technology to Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (VINASHIN).
Australian LNG Exports to Increase
The output from an expanded Australian North West Shelf is a major driver in the forecast 48 percent increase in LNG exports to $4.7 billion this year, according to a WA Business News report.
Venezuela, Iran Explore Joint Shipbuilding Operation
Venezuela and Iran have agreed to explore setting up a joint shipbuilding operation in the South American country, according to AP reports. The preliminary agreement…
ConocoPhillips to Acquire Burlington Resources
Already one of the most aggressive spenders on future supplies, ConocoPhillips CEO James J. Mulva is now poised to make another huge deal: a $30-billion plus acquisition of Burlington Resources (BR)…