Monday, December 5, 2011
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Drydocks World Lands Conversion Contract for MWCC Vessels

Drydocks World, the well-established international player in the maritime and offshore industry, has signed a Contract with Singapore based AET, a global leader in petroleum shipping, for two Tanker-to-Marine Capture...

December 5, 2011
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ShipConstructor Partners with Cloudis in Cable Management Software Deal

ShipConstructor Software Inc. (SSI) is collaborating with Cloudis to develop an interface to the Cloudis CMPIC Cable Management Application. This development is consistent with SSI’s best-of-breed approach to providing comprehensive...

December 5, 2011
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MTN Satellite Communications Inks VSAT Deal

MTN Satellite Communications (MTN), the global provider of communications, connectivity and content services to remote locations around the world, today announced that it will provide Costa Cruises’ new flagship, Costa...

December 5, 2011
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Sunday, December 4, 2011
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Technip Complete Global Industries Aquisition

Technip (NYSE Euronext Paris: TEC) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Global Industries, Ltd (NASDAQ: GLBL). The shareholders of Global Industries approved the merger at a special...

December 4, 2011
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Saturday, December 3, 2011
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Keystone Awarded New Military Sealift Command Prepositioning Contract

Keystone Prepositioning Services, Inc., Bala Cynwyd, Pa., is being awarded an $8,991,957 firm-fixed-price contract for the operation and maintenance of three of Military Sealift Command’s government-owned Maritime Prepositioning Force ships;...

December 3, 2011
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Offshore Adriatic Sea FPSO Project – Update

InterMoor Marine Services, has completed a Saipem UK contract to perform positioning and heading control for the hook-up operations of a new floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit in...

December 3, 2011
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Friday, December 2, 2011
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92 Crowley Vessels Honored with Environmental Awards from the Chamber of Shipping of America

Crowley Maritime Corporation’s continued focus on environmental preservation and protection was recently recognized by the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) in Washington, D.C., with certificates of environmental achievement for...

December 2, 2011
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Wednesday, November 30, 2011
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Caterpillar to Power the First United States-Flagged, EPA Tier 3 Compliant Deepwater Offshore Vessel in Gulf of Mexico

Caterpillar Marine Power Systems has been selected to provide four Cat® 3516C Diesel Electric Propulsion (DEP) generator sets for the SV-310 multi-purpose offshore construction and supply vessel (MPSV) for Harvey...

November 30, 2011
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Caterpillar to Provide Over One Hundred Marine Engines to BOURBON Offshore

Caterpillar Marine Power Systems has been selected to provide over one hundred engines and generator sets to BOURBON Offshore for anchor handling tug and supply vessels currently being constructed in...

November 30, 2011
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Marine Well Containment Company to Present at Clean Gulf

Marine Well Containment Company will for the first time exhibit at the Clean Gulf Conference in San Antonio. In addition, MWCC Chief Operating Officer Dan Smallwood will address attendees during...

November 30, 2011
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Hybrid Ship Propulsion Drives – Samsung Makes A Large Investment

One of the world’s largest shipbuilders, South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries, has ordered STADT STASCHO  No-Loss Drive electrical propulsion systems from STADT AS in Norway. It’s the patented  system that shows promise for reducing harmful...

November 30, 2011
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Global Ship Lease Obtains Loan-to-Value Waiver

LONDON, Nov. 30, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, announced that it had today entered into an agreement with its lenders to waive until November...

November 30, 2011
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PortVision SmartOps Fleet Management System Streamlines Operations for Liquid Cargo Marine Transportation Companies

Extends PortVision Benefits to Further Enhance Fleet Operations While Creating New Opportunities for Real-Time Customer Collaboration HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–November 30, 2011– PortVision(R), a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry,...

November 30, 2011
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Marine Well Containment Company Executives to Speak and Exhibit at Clean Gulf Conference 2011

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE) Marine Well Containment Company will for the first time exhibit at the Clean Gulf Conference in San Antonio. In addition, MWCC Chief Operating Officer Dan Smallwood will address...

November 30, 2011
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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USNS Safeguard Visits Tsunami-Stricken Japanese Port

By Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Daniel Sanford, U.S. Naval Air Facility Misawa, Japan Public Affairs ONAGAWA, Japan — Sailors and civilians aboard USNS Safeguard (T-ARS 50) departed Onagawa after...

November 29, 2011
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Damen Yard to Build Two SRSV’s For Dutch Shipping Co. Groen

Dutch Shipping Company Groen has ordered two Seismic Research & Support Vessels (SRSV’s) with Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam (Netherlands), part of the Damen Shipyards Group. Maaskant has broad experience in maintenance...

November 29, 2011
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Rolls-Royce Secures Dual PSV Order from PaxOcean

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has received an order from Singapore-based offshore company, PaxOcean, to design and equip two oil platform supply vessels. The vessels are to be built...

November 29, 2011
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Monday, November 28, 2011
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Removal of Sunken Liberty Ship Davy Crockett Completed

OLYMPIA – Workers last week removed the final piece of the metal sheet pile cofferdam from the barge Davy Crockett work site on the Columbia River near Camas, Wash. This...

November 28, 2011
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Interferry: Low-sulphur Timetable is ‘Mission Impossible’

Trade association Interferry says that ferry operators in northern Europe face a near-impossible choice in trying to meet the 2015 deadline for ultra-low sulphur emissions from bunker fuel.  The association also...

November 28, 2011
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Booz Allen Hamilton Names Admiral Thad Allen SVP

McLean, Va.—Admiral Thad Allen (United States Coast Guard, Retired) has been named a Senior Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton. Allen will join the firm’s Justice and Homeland Security business...

November 28, 2011
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