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ro-pax-of-the-future-to-have-rotor-sails?
May 22, 2015
Ro-Pax of the future to have rotor sails?
MAY 22, 2015 — Will the "Ro-Pax of the Future" have rotor sails? It looks like it from a teaser image released by Finland's Deltmarin which will reveal details of the design at a June 4 event in Oslo, Norway, being staged in conjunction with...
nns-again-gets-osha-recognition-for-work-site-safety
May 22, 2015
NNS again gets OSHA recognition for work site safety
MAY 22, 2015 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reports that the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has recertified the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division as a Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star...
hong-kong-to-implement-new-low-sulfur
May 22, 2015
Hong Kong to implement new low sulfur fuel regulation
MAY 22, 2015 — Lloyd's Register has issued a Statutory Alert on a new Hong Kong regulation applicable to all shipowners, operators and managers The Hong Kong Marine Department is implementing a new low-sulfur regulation for ocean-going vessels...
theriot-joins-conrad-industries-management-team
May 21, 2015
Theriot joins Conrad Industries' management team
MAY 21, 2015—Long-time Bollinger Shipyards executive Scott J. Theriot has joined Conrad Industries, Inc., Morgan City, LA, as its Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “We are excited to have Scott join our executive team,”...
migrant-rescues-ships-advised-to-have-security-teams-on-board
May 21, 2015
Migrant crisis: Ships said to need on board security teams
MAY 21, 2015 — As the Mediterranean migrant crisis mounts, the Chief Security Officer of an Estonian-based maritime security firm is saying that only those commercial ships operating with security personnel onboard should assist in rescuing...
imtech-to-suppy-key-equipment-for-hybrid-ferry
May 21, 2015
Imtech to suppy key equipment for hybrid ferry
MAY 21, 2015 — Rotterdam headquartered Imtech Marine will again supply the electric and hybrid propulsion system for the third hybrid ferry ordered from the Glagow shipyard of Ferguson Marine by Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd (see earlier...
transocean-halliburton-report-deepwater-horizon-settlements
May 21, 2015
Transocean, Halliburton report Deepwater Horizon settlements
MAY 21, 2015 — Both Transocean (NYSE: RIG) and Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) reported yesterday that they had reached significant settlements in relation to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster. Transocean Ltd. said it had reached two separate...
anglo-eastern-inks-primeserv-turbocharger-contract
May 21, 2015
Anglo-Eastern inks PrimeServ turbocharger contract
MAY 21, 2015 — Hong Kong headquartered Anglo-Eastern Ship Management has signed a Premium Turbocharger Maintenance Contract with MAN Diesel & Turbo's MAN PrimeServ Turbocharger. Anglo-Eastern has over 470 ships under full technical...
alastair-marsh-to-be-lrs-next-ceo
May 21, 2015
Alastair Marsh to be LR's next CEO
MAY 21, 2015 — Lloyd's Register CFO Alastair Marsh is to become its next CEO, succeeding Richard Sadler who has decided to step down after eight years in the role. Mr. Sadler will pass the CEO role to Mr. Marsh on October 1, 2015 and commence a...
fassmer-delivers-research-vessel
May 20, 2015
Fassmer delivers research vessel
MAY 20, 2015 — Just 14 months after receiving a contract from Fugro OSAE, GmbH, the Berne, Germany, shipyard of Fassmer GmbH & Co KG, last month handed over the 43 m research vessel Sultan, completely equipped and fully on time. The RV...