DP World Accuses Djibouti of Seizure of its Dorelah Port
Dubai-based port operator DP World accused Djibouti of illegally seizing control of Doraleh Container Terminal on Thursday…
Exmar Barge-Based FSRU on Way to Singapore
Exmar said its FSRU (Floating Storage and Regasification Unit) barge delivered end of 2017 has left the Wison Offshore Marine…
Search Resumes for Malaysian Flight MH370
A U.S.-based company has begun searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, Malaysia said on Tuesday, as it tries to solve…
Qatar’s New Patrol Boat Completes Sea Trials
The first of two new 48-meter patrol boats for the Qatar Coastguard has completed sea trials. BMT has partnered with ARES…
Hydrographic Survey Vessel Converted for Autonomous Ops
ASV Global said it has converted a 26ft hydrographic survey launch to enable it to operate autonomously using the ASView control system…
What Does the Jones Act Mean for Offshore Wind?
Offshore wind power continues to gain momentum in the United States. How will the Jones Act affect the development, operation…
Passenger Ferry Explodes at Mexico's Playa del Carmen
A ferry explosion at Mexico's tourist hot spot of Playa del Carmen left at least 14 injured on Wednesday (February 21) afternoon.
Polarcus Awarded 4D Project in Asia Pacific
Marine geophysical company Polarcus Limited said it has received a letter of award for a 4D marine seismic acquisition project…
Navy's Newest Expeditionary Fast Transport Ship Named
The U.S. Navy’s next Expeditionary Fast Transport (EPF) ship will be named USNS Newport (T-EPF 12), announced Secretary of the Navy Richard V.
Policy Planning Lessons for Maritime Students
Students from the International Maritime Law Institute (IMLI) in Malta are being introduced to key policy planning issues…
Mexico's Oil Reform a Boon for Hard-hit Oil Service, Seismic Firms
Oil service and mapping firms still emerging from an industry recession have received a boost from about $800 million of…
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HII Wins $1.43B Shipbuilding Contract
Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) said that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division was awarded a $1.43 billion