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NOVEMBER 20, 2014 — Shell has launched a new range of Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EALs), including Shell Naturelle S4 Stern Tube Fluid 100. The Shell Naturelle range of products enables ships entering U.S .waters to…
NOVEMBER 20, 2014 — Colonna's Shipyard, Inc., Norfolk, VA, and Austal USA LLC, Mobile, AL, have both been given citations by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and face penalties.…
NOVEMBER 20, 2014 — South Korea's Gwangju District Court has imposed a 10 year prison sentence on Kim Han-Sik, CEO of Chonghaejin Marine Co., the operator of the ferry Sewol, which sank April 16 with…
NOVEMBER  20, 2014 — The world's largest containership, China Shipping Container Lines 19,000 TEU CSCL Globe (CSCL) is also noteworthy for being powered by what is, physically, the largest engine ever constructed – a low-speed…
NOVEMBER 19, 2014 — Seaspan Ferries Corporation (SFC), Delta, B.C., Canada, has awarded Sedef Shipyard of Istanbul, Turkey a contract for the construction of two new dual-fueled (diesel and liquefied natural gas) ferries. The 148.9…
NOVEMBER 19, 2014 — One of the world's biggest ferry companies, Sweden's Stena Line, says it is to become the first operator in the world to run a large 1,500 passenger ferry on methanol, drastically…
NOVEMBER 19, 2014 — Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ: GIFI), announced today that, through its subsidiary Gulf Island Marine Fabricators, L.L.C., it has received notice to proceed with an option for the fabrication of a…
NOVEMBER 19, 2014 — CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) reports that CIT Maritime Finance provided a $24.1 million senior secured credit facility to Blue Wall Shipping Limited, an investment holding company. The facility supports the purchase…
NOVEMBER 19, 2014—Equity research firm Cowen and Company says publicly traded offshore drilling contractor Transocean’s November Fleet Update Summary has “negative implications for the stock.” Traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol…
NOVEMBER 19, 2014 — China's Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) has cut steel for two ice-class ARC7 28,500 dwt PC-3 module carriers. They are on order for ZPMC-Red Box Energy Services and are intended for carrying…
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