Wärtsilä Chosen for RCL Cruise Ship
Wärtsilä Corporation was chosen to supply diesel engines to Meyer Werft in Papenburg, Germany, for the new post-Panamax cruise ship contracted there by Royal Caribbean…
Offshore Drilling to Expand in Gulf
According to Newhouse News Service, energy companies find the Gulf of Mexico lucrative and are investing even more to tap further into its potential, despite the threats of hurricanes.
Conrad Announces Contracts, Deliveries
Conrad Industries, Inc. announced the signing of contracts for the construction of ten vessels totaling $32.3 million and delivery of three vessels in recent months.
Ancient Ship Timbers Found in Desert
The oldest remains of seafaring ships in the world have been found in caves at the edge of the Egyptian desert along with cargo boxes that suggest ancient Egyptians sailed nearly 1…
Manitowoc Wins Barge Contract
The Manitowoc Company,Inc. announced that U.S. Shipping Partners, L.P. has awarded the Manitowoc Marine Group (MMG) a contract for the construction of two 156,000-barrel…
SHINEC Wins $200,000 Contract
The Shipbuilding Joint Stock company (SHINEC) won a $200,000 contract to build the interiors for five ships owned by the RAON group of the Czech Republic. The work…
NAVSEA Sponsors Program at U. of Michigan
The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has created a Summer Naval Surface Ship Design program in cooperation with the Department of Naval Architecture and Marine…
Bloemsma & van Breemen Signs Megayacht Contract
Bloemsma & van Breemen has announced the signing of a contract to build a 41-meter sailing yacht. The Dutch yard will create this fast cruising sloop to a blueprint…
Evergreen Calls on Industry to Protect the Environment
Evergreen Vice Group Chairman Chang Kuo-Cheng urged the international transportation industry to “come together – ocean carriers, ports, terminals, inland carriers…
OSG Charters Two Product/Chemical Carriers
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. additional three year extension option for each vessel. to be delivered to OSG in May and June 2008. vegetable oils and IMO III chemicals.
SAIC Wins Navy Contract
Navy, Joint, and national C4I systems. period. $27,667,657. be completed March 2007. current fiscal year. e-Commerce Central website, with 11 offers received. Warfare Systems Center, San Diego.
Detyens to Overhaul MSC Ship
support Military Sealift Command's combat stores ship USNS Spica (T-AFS 9). station for extended periods of time, ready to respond when needed. of the contract to $9,762,788.