Press Releases


Wednesday, January 18, 2012
News

Three More Damen Tugboats Head to Venezuela

Damen Shipyards will shortly deliver three tugboats to INEA (Instituto Nacional de los Espacios Acuaticos, the Venezuelan Aquatic Authority). This

January 18, 2012
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Saturday, January 14, 2012
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Incidents

Loss of Electrical Power…Possible Cause of Costa Concordia Tragedy?

**UPDATE 15 Jan 12**: The Costa Concordia does not have azimuthing “pod-type” thrusters. Many modern cruise ships are unique from other ships such

January 14, 2012
Total Views: 241

Friday, January 13, 2012
Press Releases

Bjørn Jalving Appointed as EVP of Kongsberg Maritime’s Subsea Division

Bjørn Jalving has been appointed as Executive Vice President of Kongsberg Maritime’s Subsea division and a member of the Kongsberg Maritime management

January 13, 2012
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News

Technip Awarded Two Subsea Contracts for Statoil’s Vilje South and Visund North

Technip was awarded two contracts by the international energy company Statoil, worth a total of around €55 million, for the Vilje South field and Visund

January 13, 2012
Total Views: 1

Thursday, January 12, 2012
News

Heavy Rainfall in Brazil Puts Vale in a Bind, Declares Force Majeure on Iron Ore Shipments

Vale informs that it is declaring force majeure (FM) on a number of its iron ore sales contracts effective from today, January 11, 2012. We are communicating

January 12, 2012
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News

Aker Solutions awarded NOK 870 million contract with Talisman Energy Norge

12 January 2012 – Aker Solutions has been awarded a frame agreement for engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning (EPCI) for Talisman

January 12, 2012
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Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Press Releases

Hamworthy Krystallon signs contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries for full scrubber system on VLGC

Hamworthy Krystallon, the leading marine scrubbing technology manufacturer, signed a significant contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the worldʼs

January 11, 2012
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Monday, January 9, 2012
Offshore

Aker Solutions wins $48M Drilling Riser Contract from DSME

9 January 2012 – Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the delivery of a deepwater

January 9, 2012
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Friday, January 6, 2012
Press Releases

NYK Provides Aid to Victims of Flooding in Thailand

NYK expresses its deepest compassion to the people and regions of Thailand that are suffering from the country’s worst-ever recorded floods that took

January 6, 2012
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Press Releases

Foss Joins State, Tribes to Build Replacement for Aging Columbia River Ferry

SEATTLE, January 5, 2012 — Foss Maritime Company is joining with Washington state and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation to build a

January 6, 2012
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Press Releases

Gibdock digs deep to repair Pullmantur Zenith

Gibdock’s growing reputation as one of the leading cruise ship repair and refurbishment centres in the Mediterranean has been enhanced by the docking of

January 6, 2012
Total Views: 7

Thursday, January 5, 2012
Press Releases

Workboat Academy Opens Mate Training Program In New Orleans

The Workboat Academy and Houston Marine, a member of the Falck Alford Group, have signed an agreement to offer the Workboat Mate Program at the Houston

January 5, 2012
Total Views: 12

News

Intermarine Opens Brazilian Office and Expands Services

Intermarine is pleased to announce that they have opened a new office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on January 1, 2012, to oversee all commercial activity in Brazil

January 5, 2012
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Defense

Coast Guard Rescues, Repatriates 125 Haitian Migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Reliance repatriated 125 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami

January 5, 2012
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Press Releases

ClassNK Releases New Version of PrimeShip – HULL Software

Tokyo – ClassNK announced today the release of a new revised version, version 2.5.0, of its leading direct strength assessment program for container

January 5, 2012
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Offshore

Aker Solutions Wins Bøyla Subsea Production System Contract

5 January 2012 – Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Marathon Oil Norge AS to supply a subsea production system for the operator’s Bøyla

January 5, 2012
Total Views: 26

Tuesday, January 3, 2012
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Defense

Russian Tanker Renda Meets USCG Regs, Gets Underway for Fuel Mission to Nome

(US COAST GUARD) Coast Guard inspectors completed a port state control exam on the double-hulled ice-classed Russian tanker Renda today in Dutch Harbor.

January 3, 2012
Total Views: 7

Monday, January 2, 2012
Press Releases

Eitzen Maritime Services Asa: Mandatory Notification Of Trade

Ola Røthe, chairman of the Board of Eitzen Maritime Services ASA (“EMS”), has through Sobona AS on 30 December 2011 acquired 300,000 shares in

January 2, 2012
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Sunday, January 1, 2012
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Defense

Cascade General Awarded Ship-Modification Contract for the ex-USS Paul F. Foster

Cascade General, Inc., Portland, Ore., is being awarded an $8,508,092 modification to a previously awarded contract (N55236-12-C-0002) for the installation of

January 1, 2012
Total Views: 16

Press Releases

TOP Ships Announces Sale of the M/V PEPITO

ATHENS, Greece, Dec. 30, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TOP Ships Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPS), an international maritime shipping company that provides transportation

January 1, 2012
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