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Derecktor to Build the Second Hybrid Series Vessel

Photo: Derecktor

Derecktor Shipyards of Mamaroneck, New York and Harbor Harvest of East Norwalk, CT. has announced their next revolutionary project providing an alternative transportation platform for organic food shipping.

Fred Harris to Retire

Fred Harris (Photo: General Dynamics NASSCO)

Ubiquitous General Dynamics Leader Fred Harris to Step Down January 1, 2017; Dirk Lesko to Lead Bath Iron Works; Kevin Graney to Lead NASSCO General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) said that in the wake the retirement of Frederick J.

Obama Administration Bars New Oil, Gas Exploration off Alaska

A drilling ship Polar Pioneer in the Chukchi Sea, August 2015 (Photo: Mark Fink / Shell)

The Obama administration on Friday blocked new exploration for oil and gas in Arctic waters, in a win for environmental groups that had fought development of the ecologically fragile region.   The Department

Shipbuilding

Fincantieri Lays Keel for Seabourn Ovation

from the left Alberto Maestrini (Direttore Generale Fincantieri); sen. Roberta Pinotti (Ministro della Difesa); Paolo Capobianco (Direttore stabilimento Fincantieri di Sestri Ponente); Stig Betten Photo Fincant(comandante)

The keel laying ceremony of "Seabourn Ovation", the second of two ultra-luxury cruise ships that

Construction of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex Gains Steam

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s largest shipbuilder, announced today that Royal Inauguration Ceremony of King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex was held at

Shallow-Draft Yukon River Tender

Photos courtesy of Haig Brown/Cummins

“If it works well, then why change it?” might have been the idea of the owner of a new Yukon

Contracts

ARENA’s Solar Push Sees First Project Signing

Courtesy ARENA

The first funding agreement in the Australian’s Renewable Energy Agency’s ground-breaking program

NORDEN, GNPower Ink Coal Transportation Deal

10-year contract for transportation of up to 24 million tons of coal Photo NORDEN AS

Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S has entered into a 10-year contract with the Philippine energy

Diana Shipping Gets Charters Two Bulkers

New Orleans. Photo: Diana Shipping

Greek dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for its

Technology

Seatrans Ship Management and DNV GL ink ECO Insight contract

(From left to right) Gisle Rong, Managing Director of Seatrans Ship Management, Petter Andersen, Principal Consultant Performance Solutions at DNV GL, Henning Rebnord, Technical Superintendent at Seatrans Ship Management and Janicke Juvik, Key Account Manager at DNV GL.. Photo by DNV GL

The Norwegian company Seatrans Ship Management has signed up 20 vessels to the DNV GL fleet

New System Taps Ocean Thermal Energy to Power Underwater Vehicles

A clean energy startup based in Southern California is developing a power supply that generates electricity from temperature differences in the ocean to power a wide range of

ZF Marine Grows Presence in Louisiana

ZF Marine New location rendering (Photo: ZF Marine)

ZF Marine, the marine business unit of the global ZF Group, has announced that they have secured a

Legal

Box Ship Detention Upheld after Appeal

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority’s decision to detain a Hong Kong flagged containership which dumped food waste in close proximity to Fraser Island in May was affirmed by

IRClass Authorised RO for Oman, Nigeria, Lebanon flags

Vijay Arora, Joint Managing Director. Photo IRClass

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has obtained authorisation to act as ‘Recognised

Carnival Princess to Pay Record $40 mln for Polluting the Seas

Carnival Corp's Princess Cruise Lines will plead guilty to seven felony charges for polluting the seas and deliberate acts to cover it up, and pay a record $40 million criminal

People & Company News

Bison Container Scales Get International Certificates

Photo: Bison

New Zealand tech-company BISON has announced  that its portable C-Jacks and C-Legs have just

Shuster to Return as Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman

Bill Shuster (official portrait)

U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA) has been selected by the House Republican Conference to continue

CMA CGM Rolls out Adrimed Express Line

Map: CMA CGM

CMA CGM, a leading worldwide shipping group, has announced the new service offer Adrimed Express

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