Thursday, October 11, 2012

International Shipholding Strikes Deal to Acquire Jones Act Operator, United Ocean Services

International Shipholding Corporation (NYSE: ISH) announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 100% ownership of U.S. United Ocean Services, LLC (UOS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of...

October 11, 2012
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Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Maritime News

Kirby Continues Buying Spree With Purchase of Allied Transportation Company

Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) announced Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement to purchase tug and barge operator Allied Transportation Company for $116 million. The deal includes the transfer of...

September 4, 2012
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Friday, December 16, 2011
Maritime News

Kirby Expands Tank Barge Fleet – Good for Some, Not for All

Houston-based tank barge operator Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) announced yesterday that the company has purchased Seaboats, Inc. and affiliated companies consisting of three 80,000-barrel coastwise tank barge and tug units. The...

December 16, 2011
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Sunday, December 4, 2011
Press Releases

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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Thursday, July 28, 2011
Maritime News

Canadian pension fund aquires V.Ships

Canadian pension fund, OMERS Private Equity, has agreed to aquire V.Group, parent company of V.Ships, the world’s largest supplier of independent ship management and other marine services, including offshore services. ...

July 28, 2011
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Thursday, June 2, 2011
Engineering News

JMS aquires Roger Long Marine Architecture

JMS Naval Architects & Salvage has announced that they have acquired Roger Long Marine Architecture Inc. (RLMA).  Under the deal, JMS will receive exclusive rights to RLMA’s successful CHALLENGER class...

June 2, 2011
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Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Offshore News

Ensco Completes Pride Aquisition

Ensco Now World’s Second Largest Offshore Driller LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) announced the completion of its acquisition of Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) after both companies received overwhelming...

May 31, 2011
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Tuesday, March 15, 2011
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Maritime News

Kirby Corp. buys K-Sea Transportation

NEW YORK (BUSINESS WIRE) — K-Sea Transportation Partners L.P. (NYSE: KSP) (“K-Sea”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement with Kirby Corporation (NYSE: KEX) (“Kirby”). Pursuant...

March 15, 2011
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Monday, February 7, 2011
News

Ensco to Acquire Pride International

LONDON & HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) and Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) jointly announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ensco will...

February 7, 2011
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Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Maritime News

Wilhelmsen closes Nalfleet deal

Wilhelmsen Ships Service reports that it has finalised its agreement with Nalco to buy Nalfleet, a sales and technical service organisation specialising in marine chemicals. Wilhelmsen Ships Service already owns...

February 1, 2011
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Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Maritime News

Crowley Acquires Jarvis International Freight, Inc.

Expands Logistics Capabilities to Include Energy, Oilfield and Mining Industries (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; January 11, 2011) – Crowley Maritime Corporation announced today that it has acquired Jarvis International Freight, Inc., a...

January 11, 2011
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Thursday, January 6, 2011
Maritime News

Wilhelmsen Ships Service acquires Nalfleet

January 6, 2011: Wilhelmsen Ships Service has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nalfleet, the marine division of Nalco. Together with its Unitor chemical range, this will further strengthen the...

January 6, 2011
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