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Austal COO Gregg Promoted to CEO

Patrick Gregg (Left) and David Singleton standing

Australian shipbuilding group Austal announced its Chief Operating Officer Patrick Gregg will take over as Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2021, following a six-month transition from current Managing Director and CEO David Singleton.

Oil Producers Evacuating GoM Workers Ahead of Storm

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BP Plc began turning off production at three platforms in the northern Gulf of Mexico and evacuating workers because of the threat from Tropical Storm Cristobal, forecast to make landfall in Louisiana over the weekend, the company said.

Damen Offering Coronavirus Disinfection for Ships

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Damen's global network of shipyards offer the full gamut of vessel repair, maintenance and conversion services required to help keep vessels operational, from harbor tugs to FPSOs. Seeking to extend its

Shipbuilding

Havyard Names New CFO

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Norwegian shipbuilding and technology group Havyard will appoint Erik Høyvik as CFO in Havyard

Singapore’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel Hits the Water

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Singapore’s first LNG bunkering vessel has hit the water in Keppel Nantong Shipyard in China.

EU Resumes Hyundai, Daewoo Deal Probe

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EU antitrust regulators have restarted their investigation into world No. 1 shipbuilding group

Contracts

Port of Aarhus Orders New Tug from Uzmar

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The Port of Aarhus and UZMAR Shipyard connected May 29 via video conference to finalize a contract

Russian JV Orders Walk-to-work Icebreaker

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After a tender procedure, Dutch shipyard Royal Niestern Sander and a joint-venture between

EPS Orders Gas Carrier Trio from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard

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South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has secured an order for three medium sized gas

Technology

DNV GL, ABB Sign Digitalization Pact

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Classification society DNV GL and technology group ABB have signed a new Memorandum of

ABB Offering Continuous Engine Performance Evaluation

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ABB Turbocharging has introduced a new digital offering aiming to enhance the insights delivered

Eni, Fincantieri in Decarbonization Co-op

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Italian industrial giants, energy firm Eni and shipbuilding group Fincantieri have signed a

Legal

US Sanctions Four Shipping Firms for Transporting Venezuelan Oil

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The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday said it had sanctioned four shipping firms for

APL England Captain Charged Over Lost Containers

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The master of Singapore-flagged APL England is facing charges in Australia after the vessel under

APL England Detained After Dropping Containers off Australia

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A Singapore-flagged containership that lost at least 40 containers overboard off the coast of

People & Company News

CMA CGM Aims to be Carbon Neutral by 2050

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French-based CMA CGM, the world’s fourth-largest container shipping group, said on Tuesday it

Future Floating Homes: Naval Arch Students Meet the Challenge with Green Tech

First place (2000 Euros) was won by DAO Innovation

Naval architecture students in Galati, Romania and Gdansk, Poland, used their technical and soft

Enger Named CEO of Höegh Autoliners

Andreas Enger (Photo: Höegh Autoliners)

Andreas Enger will replace Thor Jørgen Guttormsen as CEO of Höegh Autoliners effective September 8

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