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JANUARY 23, 2015 — CoCo Yachts B.V., Gorinchen, Netherlands, has won another order for one of its Coastal Cruiser high speed ferries. In December, China's Xunlong Shenzhen Ferry Company signed a contract with Coco and…
JANUARY 23, 2015 — ABB's marine business has seen record levels of new orders, driven by solid growth in demand for electrical propulsion systems especially in the cruise and ice-going segments. In 2014, the company…
JANUARY 23, 2015 — Antwerp, Belgium, headquartered Euronav NV has upsized the size of its initial U.S. public offering and announced the pricing. The size of the offering has been increased from the initially announced…
JANUARY 23, 2015—Did you ever wonder whatever happened to those four Google barges that were supposed to serve as floating showrooms perhaps for Google Glass in strategic locations on the U.S. East and Gulf Coast?…
JANUARY 23, 2015—Despite being called “misguided” by a group of 32 Congressmen, U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) did not withdraw his amendment to the Keystone XL pipeline bill that would repeal the Jones Act. McCain’s…
JANUARY 23, 2015—Long-time President and CEO of the Chamber of Shipping, Joe Cox, will retire on May 31, 2015, succeeded by Kathy J. Metcalf, currently the organization’s Director of Marine Affairs. Cox will continue assisting…
JANUARY 22, 2015 — MAN PrimeServ, MAN Diesel & Turbo's service division, reports the 100th sale of its PMI (Pressure Measuring Instrument) Auto-tuning retrofit package. The MSC Filippa, a 2011-built, 13,400 TEU containership owned by…
JANUARY 22, 2015 — General Dynamics NASSCO-Bremerton, Bremerton, WA, is being awarded a $33,725,621 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-14-C-4321) to accomplish the repair and alterations for the nuclear aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).…
JANUARY 22, 2015 — Tanker operator Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE MKT:OSGB) has announced the appointment of Captain Ian T. Blackley as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Most recently, Captain Blackley served as…
JANUARY 22, 2015 — Chesapeake Shipbuilding, Salisbury, MD, has signed a contract with Vane Brothers of Baltimore, MD, to build two new tugs. They will be the thirteenth and fourteenth tugs built by Chesapeake Shipbuilding…
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