Omega Navigation 1Q 2007 Results
Omega Navigation Enterprises, Inc. , a provider of global marine transportation services focusing on product tankers announced its unaudited financial and operational…
Lauer Joins Matson as Director, Transpacific Services
John P. Lauer has joined Matson Navigation Company as director, Transpacific services, for Matson's China - Long Beach Express. Lauer will lead Matson's U.S. sales…
AAPA to Vocalize Industry Efforts to Reduce Emissions
Emphasizing the steps that public port authorities have taken on their own to reduce air emissions and encouraging Congress to take steps to help improve air quality…
DHS Awards NJ Almost $11m
The U.S. Preparedness (OHSP) Richard L. Cañas said. Another $2.7 million in port funding went to New Jersey private companies and a municipality in the two port areas.
VT Chairman Outlines Venture with BAE Systems
In a statement provided with the company's Preliminary Results , VT Group's chairman Michael Jeffries gave an indication of how the new shipbuilding venture between…
SPADAC Gets Two Contracts with the Office of Naval Research
SPADAC has won two contracts with the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to develop solutions in support of the global war on terror. and forecast future events. technology-based solutions.
TEN Announces Delivery and Immediate Charter
Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. (TEN) announced the delivery of the 37,340 dwt, 1B ice-class handysize product tanker Byzantion from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, in South Korea.
Canada Invests in Security Projects
One hundred and fifteen projects aimed at enhancing security at Canadian ports and domestic ferry services will receive funding under the Marine Security Contribution Program.
Ships from Bonhomme Richard ESG Depart Singapore
Amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) leads a formation of ships during a photo exercise near Guam. Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group consists of Amphibious Squadron 7…
USNS Sacagawea Arrives in Norfolk
USNS Sacagawea, the latest in a line of Dry Cargo Ammunition Ships (T-AKE 2), arrived at its new homeport, Naval Station Norfolk, May 11. T-AKE 2 ships are replacing the Kilauea class (T-AE 26)…
Navy to Christen USNS Richard E. Byrd
The Navy will christen the USNS Richard E. Byrd on May 15. The launching ceremony for the newest ship in the Lewis and Clark class of underway replenishment ships…
USNS Shasta Rescues Five After Fire Strikes Cargo Ship
Civil service mariners aboard Military Sealift Command ammunition ship USNS Shasta (T-AE 33) rescued all crew members aboard a disabled commercial cargo ship May 12 in the Western Pacific near Saipan.
NTSB Sending Team to Grounding of Cruise Ship
The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team of investigators to Juneau, Alaska today to begin an investigation into the grounding of a cruise ship.
Royal Caribbean Names First Female Captain
Royal Caribbean International has named Swedish mariner, Karin Stahre-Janson, captain of Monarch of the Seas, making her the first female captain in the lineâ€™s…
Excel Maritime Announces 1Q Results Release Date
market in New York it will release its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2007. The next day, Wednesday, May 23, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. host a conference call to discuss the results.
Asia to Spend Over $108b for Maritime Security
According to CNA, Asian countries are expected to spend about $108b beefing up their navies over the next ten years, placing the region ahead of the United States and Britain.
Panama Canal: First Tender for $5b Expansion
access channel on the Pacific end of the Canal. substantially larger vessels. approximately 16 percent of the total excavation for the new Pacific Locks Access Channel. and ditches.
Cruise Ship Runs Aground in Alaska
The 299-ft. cruise ship Empress of the North ran aground 49 miles west of Juneau near Hanus Reef in Lynn Canal, Alaska this morning (Monday, May 14, 2007)at about 2a.m. local Alaska time.
Partners in (fighting) Crime
“Everyone remain calm! We are the U.S. Coast Guard and we’re here to conduct a security boarding,” a law-enforcement officer announces as his teams rush aboard an elegant, white cruise ship.
Linde Group to Supply for LNG Tankers
Cryostar, a subsidiary of The Linde Group, has won an order from Samsung Heavy Industries totaling more than $50m. As part of this order, Cryostar will supply on…