Monday, August 16, 2021

Seacor Holdings Acquires Jones Act Shipping Company U.S. Shipping Corp

Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based Seacor Holdings has acquired Jones Act shipping company U.S. Shipping Corp. USSC is provider of long-haul marine transportation for chemical and petroleum cargoes in the U.S. coastwise...

August 16, 2021
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Monday, December 7, 2020
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NYSE-Listed SEACOR Holdings to Go Private in $1 Billion All-Cash Deal

Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based SEACOR Holdings has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to take the company private in a deal that values the company at approximately $1...

December 7, 2020
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Rolls-Royce to Upgrade Six Platform Supply Vessels with Battery Power

Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine has received an order to deliver battery-powered energy systems for six platform supply vessels owned by a joint venture involving U.S.-based SEACORE Marine and China Cosco Shipping...

January 30, 2018
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Maritime News

SEACOR Marine Partners with COSCO Shipping on Eight PSVs

Louisiana-based offshore company Seacor Marine (NYSE:SMHI) has formed a jointly-owned company with China’s COSCO Shipping, one of the world’s largest shipowners, for the construction and ownership of eight platform supply...

January 17, 2018
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Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Maritime News

Kirby Buys Seacor’s Inland Tank Barge Fleet

Houston-based Kirby Corporation (NYSE: KEX) announced an agreement Wednesday to purchase the inland tank barge fleet of SEACOR Holdings for $88 million in cash. The purchase will consist of 27...

March 9, 2016
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
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Oivind Lorentzen Resigns as Seacor CEO, Executive Appointments Made

SEACOR Holdings Inc. has announced this week that Oivind Lorentzen has resigned from his post as Chief Executive Officer and will continue as a director and non-executive Vice Chairman of...

February 24, 2015
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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Steel Cut On Jones Act Product Tankers at NASSCO

General Dynamics NASSCO has started construction on the first of three 330,000 barrel capacity product tankers for SEA-Vista LLC, a joint venture between SEACOR Holdings Inc. and the private equity firm Avista Capital Partners.

November 11, 2014
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Monday, May 5, 2014
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Maritime News

Seabulk Tankers to Expand Fleet Through New Joint Venture

Oivind Lorentzen, Chief Executive Officer of Fort Lauderdale-based SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CKH) announced plans for further asset growth today as a result of a new joint venture with private equity...

May 5, 2014
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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Seabulk Returns to NASSCO for LNG-Ready Product Tanker

Seabulk Tankers has returned to NASSCO shipyard in San Diego for up to two additional dual fuel-capable product tankers in the latest display showing U.S. owners' and operators' appetite for LNG-ready vessels in the Jones Act market.

November 12, 2013
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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Seabulk Tankers Orders Two LNG-Ready Product Tankers from NASSCO

San Diego shipyard General Dynamics NASSCO has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers, a wholly owned subsidiary of SEACOR (NYSE: CKH), for the design and construction of two LNG-ready product tankers to operate in the Jones Act market.

September 11, 2013
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Thursday, May 2, 2013
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SEACOR Orders Pair of VLGCs from Hyundai Heavy

After a $10.9 million loss in the first quarter this year, SEACOR Holdings’ (NYSE:CKH) Executive Chairman of the Board, Charles Fabrikant was justifiably unhappy with his company’s results.  However, it’s...

May 2, 2013
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Sunday, March 24, 2013
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With Gulf of Mexico Drilling on the Rise, Shares of Seacor Holdings are Poised to Climb

NEW YORK, March 24 (Reuters) – Shares of cargo ship operator Seacor Holdings could climb as oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico picks up, according to a report in...

March 24, 2013
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Monday, June 25, 2012

From Boom to Bust and Back, Charles Fabrikant Discusses the Modern Shipping Industry

Charles Fabrikant, Executive Chairman of Seacor Holdings discusses the ups and downs of the shipping industry during the past 40 years at Marine Money 2012 in New York City. Many would...

June 25, 2012
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Sunday, February 26, 2012

Crew Boat Runs Aground Near Houston, Injuries and Spill Reported

A crew boat carrying a four man crew ran ground on the Sabine jetties near Houston Port Arthur, TX early Friday causing various injuries to the crew and an oil...

February 26, 2012
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Thursday, February 23, 2012

SEACOR Marine Aquires Liftboats from Superior Energy

SEACOR Marine announced today intentions to purchase 18 liftboats from Superior Energy Services.  The company said in a press statement that it will be purchasing the liftboats, all currently located...

February 23, 2012
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Thursday, February 9, 2012

SEACOR Sells Environmental Businesses

SEACOR Holdings announced today that it will be selling off a portion of its environmental business to J.F. Lehman & Company, a private equity firm focused on the defense, aerospace...

February 9, 2012
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