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September 17, 2014
Jaccar and Hartmann in new ethane carrier JV
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 — Jaccar Holdings of Luxemburg and Hartmann Group of Leer, Germany, have established a joint venture for the commercial management of ethane carriers. The new company — United Ethane Carriers or UEC — will be based in...
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September 17, 2014
Gunderson Marine builds barge backlog
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 — The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) announced today that its Gunderson Marine unit in Portland, OR, received a recent deck cargo barge order that brings its total marine backlog to $112 million and extends...
hyundai-mipo-delivers-fourth-psv-to-bp
September 17, 2014
Hyundai Mipo delivers fourth PSV to BP
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 — Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) reports that its main shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea, has delivered the fourth of four high value platform supply vessels (PSV) ordered by BP Shipping in March 2012. HMD has already delivered...
ferry-company-to-pay-0000-in-epa-penalties
September 16, 2014
Ferry company to pay $100,000 in EPA penalties
SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 — Lake Champlain Transportation Company, which operates ferry boat services for passengers and vehicles between Vermont and New York, has reached a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection under which it will pay...
egypt-suez-canal-stamp-shows-wrong-canal
September 16, 2014
Egypt Suez Canal stamp shows wrong canal
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — Egyptian postal authorities have made a classic stamp design blunder. A new stamp commemorating the Suez Canal contains an image of — the Panama Canal. It's not the first fail of its kind. Back in 2011 the U.S. Postal...
cat-offers-part-load-kits-for-mak-m-32-e-engine-platform
September 16, 2014
Cat offers part load kits for MaK M 32 E engine platform
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — Caterpillar Marine has introduced optional part load kits for the MaK M 32 E platform. Developed specifically for offshore vessels, the kits are available for both constant speed and variable speed operations. Both kits...
coast-guard-takes-delivery-of-fourth-national-security-cutter
September 16, 2014
Coast Guard takes delivery of fourth NSC
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division yesterday delivered the National Security Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) to the U.S. Coast Guard today. The ship will be commissioned in Charleston, S.C.,...
apc-offers-eco-friendly-tank-coatings-formulations
September 16, 2014
APC offers eco-friendly tank coatings formulations
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — Advanced Polymer Coatings (APC), Avon, Ohio, has developed a new "eco friendly" formulation of its MarineLine 784 cargo tank coating system with added performance benefits. More than 600 ships have used MarineLine tank...
singapore-cracks-down-on-illegal-mgo-sales
September 16, 2014
Singapore cracks down on illegal MGO sales
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — The Singapore Police Force reports that since 2013, the Police Coast Guard (PCG) has broken up seven groups involved in the illegal sales of marine gas oil (MGO). In total, PCG has arrested 55 foreign crew members and...
maib-reports-on-ecdis-assisted-grounding
September 16, 2014
MAIB reports on ECDIS assisted grounding
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — Steve Clinch, Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents at the U.K. Marine Accident Investigation Branch has some scathing things to say about current generation ECDIS equipment and the training needed to use it. Mr. Clinch's...

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