Bharati Shipyard Gets $43.4m Deal
Bharati Shipyard Ltd. (BSL), one of India's private sector shipyards, won a $43.4m deal from Norwegian firm Sea Cargo Skips AS to design and construct two vessels.
Kirby Corp. to Buy Saunders Engine and Equipment Co.
Marine Systems Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Kirby Corp., said it had agreed to purchase Saunders Engine and Equipment Co. Inc. for about $13.2m in cash. Saunders…
Global Oceanic Carriers Acquires Bulk Carrier
Global Oceanic Carriers Limited, a global provider of marine transportation services for dry bulk cargoes, announces today that the company has entered into an agreement…
USCG â€“ TWIC Implementation Guidance
The U.S. Coast Guard issued a Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) providing guidance for implementation of the Transportation Worker Identification…
ACL Announces Earnings Release Date
Commercial Lines Inc. results on July 26, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. July 25, 2007 after the close of the financial markets. is 10184837. web site at http://www.aclines.com.
SeaBird Chooses CapRockâ€™s SeaAccess
SeaBird Exploration, chosen CapRockâ€™s recently launched maritime service, SeaAccess Communications, as its satellite solution for three of its seismic vessels.
Bahia Laura Christened
The Bahia Laura, the fifth of six 3,752 TEU Hamburg SÃ¼d container ships, was christened at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. in Okpo, Korea.
Damen Delivers Maxima
On July 5, the Damen Multi Purpose Vessel, Maxima, was handed over to its owners, MS Yepa Schifffahrtsgesellschaft mbH & Co. Reederei KG, Haren Ems, Germany, a single…
Lifeboat and davit manufacturer Schat-Harding has purchased Maritime Solutions Inc, a Norfolk, Va.-based lifeboat and davit service company. Schat-Harding has a fabrication plant…
U.S. Shipping Partners JV Charters Tankers to Navy
U.S. Shipping Partners L.P. said that the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command has agreed to charter two new tankers being constructed for the Partnership's joint venture.
Sakhalin Energy Begins Drilling Offshore in Russia
Sakhalin Energy said it had started drilling the first offshore gas wells from the Lunskoye-A platform. The platform is Russia's first gas-producing offshore platform…
VetcoGray Wins Shell Contract
VetcoGray, a GE Oil & Gas business, is supplying its latest MS-700 system deepwater technology to Shell Group Companies for the deepwater BC-10 project, recently named Parque das Conchas…
Jensen Joins OceanConnect
OceanConnect announced that Henning Jensen has joined OceanConnect, effective immediately. â€œWe are extremely pleased to welcome Henning to OceanConnect,â€ said OceanConnect CEO Thomas K. Reilly.
"Big E" Deploys
The Enterprise Carrier Strike group (CSG) transit the Atlantic Ocean in formation. The Enterprise CSG and embarked Carrier Air Wing One (CVW-1) are currently underway…
Voith Turbo Schneider Propulsion to Equip Escort Vessels with VSP
Oil wells in the North Sea and the North Atlantic are still bubbling with Black Gold. With two new high-performance Voith Water Tractors, the harbor authority of…
RINA to Train Carnival New Build Inspectors
society RINA to train its newbuilding superintendents. (United States Public Health Service) requirements. specialist courses that will cover specific fields in more detail.
Evergreen Extends Lease at Port of Kaohsiung
Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan) Ltd, which currently operates two large container terminals in the Port of Kaohsiung, has extended its lease on the newer facility…
Marshall Islands Maintains USCG Qualship 21 Status
International Registries, Inc. (IRI), the Maritime and Corporate Administrator of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, learned of its continued United States Coast…
Bisso Responds to Damaged Railroad Bridge
Following an emergency call, Bisso Marine mobilized the 600 ton capacity D/B Lili Bisso to Amelia, La., to lift the Bayou Boeuf Railroad Bridge which had been struck…
TBS International Acquires Bulk Carrier
TBS International Limited reported that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a handysize bulk carrier, the M.V. Elsa Oldendorff. TBS agreed to acquire the vessel charter free for $29m.