Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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Seagull Donates Seafarer Training Software to Mercy Ships

Norwegian seafarer training specialist, Seagull, has donated software to Mercy Ships, the operator of the world’s largest non-governmental hospital ship, the Africa Mercy. Mercy Ships provides free health care, community...

December 13, 2011
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Lloyd’s Register Appoints John Wishart to lead Global Energy Business

Wishart takes the helm as higher energy prices spur asset investment and demand for technical assurance Lloyd’s Register has appointed the John Wishart to take charge of its ambitious global...

December 13, 2011
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Monday, December 12, 2011
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Safe Bulkers, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of One Newbuild Panamax-Class Drybulk Vessel

Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: SB) announced today that it has entered into a shipbuilding contract for the construction of one Japanese-built, drybulk Panamax-class vessel at an attractive price,...

December 12, 2011
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Making Waves in Boatbuilding

Boats are not normally made to be sunk, but manufacturing a vessel to do just that has propelled 70-year-old A. F. Theriault & Son Ltd.from traditional boat building into cutting...

December 12, 2011
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ClassNK Awarded Authorization from the U.S. regarding Tonnage Measurement and Load Lines  

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has entered into an agreement with ClassNK to officially delegate authority to the world’s largest classification society for certification in accordance with the International...

December 12, 2011
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Keppel to deliver sixth ultra-deepwater semi to Ensco over the past 42 months

Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) is on course to deliver ENSCO 8505, the sixth of seven ENSCO 8500 Series® ultra-deepwater semisubmersible (semi) drilling rigs to Ensco (NYSE: ESV) safely, on...

December 12, 2011
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KONGSBERG wins “Significant” Marine Automation Systems contract for two drilling rigs from DSME

KONGSBERG has been awarded a significant offshore automation contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). The contract covers deliveries to two semi-submersible drilling rigs (Cat-D), with an option for...

December 12, 2011
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Friday, December 9, 2011
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Completion of successful sea acceptance trials of the second multi mission frigate for The Royal Moroccan Navy

The 98 meters long SIGMA class frigate, the second frigate built by Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding for the Royal Moroccan Navy, completed her Sea Acceptance Trials successfully. During the SAT,...

December 9, 2011
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Atwood Oceanics Inks Contract for the Atwood Aurora Jack Up

ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a drilling services contract by a subsidiary of Bowleven Plc. for the Atwood Aurora. The day rate...

December 9, 2011
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Jensen Maritime Launches Google+ Page

Company Invites Fans to Follow Company for Latest News, Photos and More Jensen Maritime, a Crowley Maritime Corp. company, announced today the launching of a company Google+ page, which can...

December 9, 2011
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Thursday, December 8, 2011
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ABB to Invest Over $400 Million on Sweden’s Subsea Cable Systems

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will invest over $ 400 million to double the capacity of its high-voltage cables manufacturing facility in Karlskrona, Sweden, to meet growing...

December 8, 2011
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Crowley Awards Scholarships to USMMA Cadets

Continuing in its tradition of supporting academic excellence, Crowley Maritime Corporation awarded Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarships to three deserving cadets from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at...

December 8, 2011
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Subsea 7 Lands $200 Million Petrobas Contract

Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC) announced today the award of a SURF contract valued at approximately $200 million from Petróleo Brasileiro S/A (“Petrobras”) on Campos Basin, 80km from the...

December 8, 2011
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China Rongsheng Receives Order For 10 Suezmax Tankers From Global Union

HONG KONG (Dow Jones)–China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Ltd. (1101.HK) received an order for 10 Suezmax oil tankers from Global Union Shipping Ltd., the Chinese private shipbuilder said Thursday,...

December 8, 2011
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DSIT Receives Receives Largest Ever Order of Underwater Security Systems for Offshore Industry

DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), announced today the receipt of its largest order ever for underwater security systems. The contract calls for the delivery...

December 8, 2011
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BAE Systems to Provide Communications Networks for New U.S. Navy DDG Destroyers under $37 Million Contract

BAE Systems has received a $37 million contract to design, install and test onboard radio communications and network capability for the U.S. Navy’s new DDG 113 and DDG 114 destroyers....

December 8, 2011
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Tuesday, December 6, 2011
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Rolls-Royce and Bestway unveil new energy efficient ship designs

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company and China’s Bestway Engineering, have today unveiled a range of energy efficient ship designs which have been produced to meet the future requirements of...

December 6, 2011
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New Era for NOL – Singapore-based shipping and logistics giant christens two 10,000 TEU ships

With a splash of champagne on steel, NOL Group welcomed the future of global trade here today.  The Singapore-based shipping and logistics giant christened the 350-meter APL Chongqing and prepared...

December 6, 2011
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Elliot Bay Design Group Employees Buy Firm from Parent Company, ACL

Elliott Bay Design Group LLC (EBDG) announced that its management and employees have purchased the firm from its parent company, American Commercial Lines (ACL). The transaction closed on December 1,...

December 6, 2011
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Wood Group Supporting Marine Well Containment Company

Wood Group, the international energy services company, has been granted two contracts by Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), the not-for-profit, independent company committed to improving capabilities for containing a deepwater...

December 6, 2011
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