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May 04, 2016

CBP issues two Jones Act rulings


MAY 4, 2016 — In its Maritimefedwatch, law firm Winston & Strawn notes two Customs and Border Protection (CBP) rulings issued April 13, 2016, clarifying the application of the U.S. Jones Act to a power plant barge and where a foreign vessel...
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May 04, 2016

Dennis Brewster joins C&C Marine


MAY 4, 2016 — Dennis Brewster has joined C&C Marine and Repair, L.L.C. Belle Chasse, LA, as Vice President of Inland Sales.   Mr. Brewster will be responsible for marketing C&C Marine's services for the new construction of barges and...
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May 04, 2016

New Alfa Laval HCO filter set for validation testing


MAY 4, 2016 — The Alfa Laval HCO filter is a high-performance solution for the new generation of two-stroke engines where traditional camshafts have been replaced by hydraulic control systems. The hydraulic control system core components are...
hos-flagship-mpsvs-feature-advanced-ge-solutions
May 04, 2016

HOS flagship MPSVs feature advanced GE solutions


MAY 4, 2016 — GE (NYSE: GE) solutions provided for two 302 ft diesel electric Z-drive MPSVs built by Eastern Shipbuilding for Hornbeck Offshore Services include the first MKII MV3000 Active Front End (AFE) drives. Manufactured in Kidsgrove,...
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May 03, 2016

VIDEO: Using wind power in offshore O&G


MAY 3, 2016 — Wind power could play a role as a power source in offshore oil and gas operations. For the past year, participants from both the renewable and oil and gas industries have been cooperating in a joint industry project led by DNV GL...
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May 03, 2016

TOTE awards GTT LNG bunker barge training contract


MAY 3, 2016 — TOTE has awarded GTT North America and GTT Training a contract to develop and implement a tug and barge crew training program for the 2,200 cu.m LNG bunker barge currently under construction at Conrad Industries, Orange, TX (see...
awo-elects-new-leadership-team
May 03, 2016

AWO elects new leadership team


MAY 3, 2016 — The members of the American Waterways Operators (AWO), the national trade association representing the tugboat, towboat and barge industry, have elected a new slate of leaders. James F. Farley, Corporate Vice President – Industry...
fire-breaks-out-at-suez-canal-container-terminal
May 03, 2016

Fire breaks out at Suez Canal container terminal


MAY 3, 2016 — Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is reporting that a fire broke out in the early hours of Tuesday morning, May 3, at the Suez Canal Container Terminal, Egypt, following the collision of a vessel with a container crane in berth...
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May 03, 2016

Keppel O&M completes LeTourneau acquisition


MAY 3, 2016 — Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has completed its $100 million acquisition of Cameron International Corporation's offshore product division, consisting of the LeTourneau jack-up rig designs and rig kit...
ecoshield-proves-its-worth-on-ten-pleiades-tankers
May 03, 2016

Ecoshield proves its worth on ten Pleiades tankers


MAY 3, 2016 — Hydrex reports that in the last two and a half years the rudders and nozzles of ten tankers owned by Kifissia, Greece, based Pleiades Shipping Agents S.A. have been coated with Ecoshield, Hydrex's glassflake reinforced rudder...

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