TEN Sells Aframax Tanker Opal Queen
Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited (NYSE: TNP) today announced the sale of the 2001-built aframax tanker Opal Queen to an international operator. The delivery of the…
Argentine Grains Strike Delays Ships
shipments from one of the world's biggest food suppliers. Argentina is a leading exporter of soy, corn and wheat. their cargoes at ports near the central city of Rosario.
Inchcape Shipping: Bell Rock Lighthouse Bicentenary
Eleven miles off the coast of Arbroath in Scotland, the Bell Rock Lighthouse, standing on the Inchcape Reef, has withstood two centuries of vicious storms and powerful North Sea surges to safely guide ships away from the dangers beneath. The Feb. 1 marked the 200th anniversary of the lighting of the beacon and sponsored by Inchcape Shipping Services, the anniversary will be celebrated with a series of events in Edinburgh, Arbroath and beyond.
CMA CGM, YILDIRIM $500M Equity Note, New Board
In accordance with the agreements signed on 25 November 2010 between CMA CGM Group and the Yildirim Group, CMA CGM announced that it has issued $500 million in Redeemable bonds…
Indian Shipbuilding Industry Positioned for Growth
According to a Feb. 2 report from the Machinist, a research study by Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) assessed that the shipbuilding industry in the country…
L.A. Council Rejects Shipyard Plan, Protects Port Dredging
According to a Feb. 1 report from the Los Angeles Times, there will be no new ship-building and repair yard at the Port of Los Angeles at this time. The City Council…
CNOOC Searches for Oil in U.S.
According to a report from the Associated Press, China's state-owned offshore oil and gas company is intensifying its search for oil in the western United States. CNOOC Ltd.
Marine Travelift Promotes Johnson
Jason Johnson was promoted to North American Sales Manager for Marine Travelift, Inc. in Sturgeon Bay. Johnson will be responsible for business development and marine sales in the Americas for the Company. Johnson was hired by Marine Travelift in 2008 as a Sales Engineer. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marina Management from the Maine Maritime Academy, and serves on the IMI (International Marina Institute) Advisory Committee.
VT HALTER Lays Keel for Navy Survey Ship
VT Halter Marine, Inc. held a keel laying ceremony for T-AGS 66 USNS Maury, which is currently under construction at Halter Moss Point. In December 2009, VT Halter…
Harley Marine Expands Service into New Port
Harley Marine Services has expanded its service to the American Gulf by acquiring the former MGI of Houston, Texas. This business will be operated under Harley Marine…