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Conrad Shipyard Forms LNG Business Unit

Conrad LNG Vice President Brett Wolbrink (Photo: Conrad Shipyard)

Conrad Shipyard has formed a new business unit focused on LNG projects.   Conrad, builder of North America’s first LNG bunker barge scheduled for 2017 delivery, said it continues to actively pursue other LNG opportunities,

Prince Charles Places Final Section of UK Aircraft Carrier

Photo: BAE Systems

The second of the largest warships ever built for the U.K. Royal Navy, the Queen Elizabeth Class carrier HMS Prince of Wales, was given the royal seal of approval when HRH The Prince of Wales, (or Duke of Rothesay,

US Navy Accepts Delivery of Future USS Montgomery

Official U.S. Navy file photo of Independence variant littoral combat ship

The U.S. Navy has accepted delivery of future USS Montgomery (LCS 8) during a ceremony on June 23 at the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Ala.   Marking the official transfer of Montgomery from the shipbuilder to the Navy,

Shipbuilding

Austal Delivers LCS 8 to US Navy

Delivery of the future USS Montgomery (LCS 8) Photo Austal

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) delivered the future USS Montgomery (LCS 8) to the U.S.

RS Rules Conform to the IMO Goal-based Standards

The rules of the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping are in conformity to the International Maritime Organization (IMO)goal-based standards (GBS), the IMO’s Maritime Safety

ST Marine Delivers 4th Patrol Vessel to Oman

A series of four patrol vessels designed and built by ST Marine for the Royal Navy of Oman, namely RNOV Al-Seeb, RNOV Shinas, RNOV Sadh and RNOV Khassab (Photo: ST Marine)

Singapore Technologies Marine Ltd (ST Marine), the marine arm of Singapore Technologies

Contracts

ABP orders Two Gottwald cranes

Terex Port Solutions will supply two Terex Gottwald Modell 8 portal harbour cranes in the G HSK 8424 B four-rope grab variant to Associated British Ports.Photo ABP

Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has received an order from Associated British Ports (ABP) for two

POSH Bags Shell FLNG Contract

Photo: PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd.

Singapore’s offshore marine services provider PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd.

Brexit Leaves EU ETS in Doubt

Traders say future of EU ETS uncertain if UK pulls out; British MEP resigns as ETS reforms rapporteur. Britain's decision to leave the European Union has raised a critical

Technology

Denmark Adopts Digital Ship Certification

Photo: Danish Maritime Authority

As of June 24, 2016, ships flying the Danish flag are being digitally certified, making Denmark

Orca Energy ESS to Power Fish Farm Support Vessel

All Electric Fish Farm Support Vessel Photo Orca Energy

Grovfjord Mek. Verksted AS (GMV) has selected Corvus Energy as the supplier of the lithium ion

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Wins Innovation Award

M/V Estraden vessel with two rotors fitted (Photo: International Windship Association)

Judges describe world’s first renewable energy-powered vessel technology as “unlike anything else

Legal

U.S. states, Rockefellers clash with U.S. House panel on Exxon climate probes

Mitigating greenhouse gas emissions Photo ExxonMobil

With many U.S. states proceeding with investigations of Exxon Mobil Corp's record on climate change

Traffic Separation Schemes off Western Australia

Traffic Separation Schemes south-west WA Image courtesy AMSA

On 1 December 2016 two new Traffic Separation Schemes (TSS) will come into effect off the

Berthing Policy for Dry Bulk Cargo for Indian Ports Unveiled

Berths at Mumbai port Photo MbPT

Ministry of Shipping has formulated a new Berthing Policy for Dry Bulk Cargo for all Major Ports

People & Company News

Award for USCG's Men for Rescuing 3 in Makah Bay, Wash.

Capt. Joe Raymond, commander, Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound, hands a Coast Guard Letter of Commendation award to Petty Officer 3rd Class Corey Castillo at a ceremony at Coast Guard Station Neah Bay, Wash., June 24, 2016. Castillo was the break-in coxswain of a 47-foot Motor Life Boat during the April 18, 2016 search and rescue case that resulted in the rescue of three fishermen in Makah Bay. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Sarah Wilson.)

A Coast Guard boat crew was recognized during a ceremony at Coast Guard Station Neah Bay Friday

HCI Capital Renamed Ernst Russ AG

Photo HCI Group

A vote was passed at the ordinary shareholders’ meeting of HCI Capital AG yesterday to change the

CMA CGM to use Kingston As Transshipment Hub

Image: CMA CGM

French shipping giant CMA CGM plans to use Kingston Container Terminal,  Jamaica as a strategic

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