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worlds-largest-ethane-carrier-set-for-delivery
May 28, 2015
World's largest ethane carrier set for delivery
MAY 28, 2015 — The first in a series of 27,500 cu.m Dragon class vessels ordered by Copenhagen, Denmark, headquartered Evergas is being delivered from the Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering (SOE) shipyard in China today. The Dragon class...
american-owner-defers-delivery-of-two-psvs
May 28, 2015
American owner defers delivery of two PSVs
MAY 28, 2015 — China's COSCO (Guangdong) Shipyard Co., Ltd. has agreed to defer delivery of two of four UT 771 CDL Platform Supply Vessels ordered by an undisclosed "American shipowner" in March 2012. Total value of the four vessels under the...
osg-asks-lenders-to-loosen-leash
May 28, 2015
OSG asks lenders to loosen leash
MAY 28, 2015 — Tanker operator Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG) (NYSE MKT:OSGB) has been asking its lenders to loosen its leash a little and give it more flexibility. Among other things, it wants fewer restrictions on its ability to agree...
vt-halter-marine-cuts-steel-for-second-crowley-conro
May 28, 2015
VT Halter Marine cuts steel for second Crowley ConRo
MAY 28, 2015 — Shipbuilder VT Halter Marine, Inc. yesterday held a steel cutting ceremony at its Pascagoula, MS, shipyard to mark the start of construction of Taíno, the second of two LNG-fueled ConRo ships for Crowley Maritime Corporation's...
dnv-gl-names-new-group-president--ceo
May 28, 2015
DNV GL names new Group President & CEO
MAY 28, 2015 — DNV GL Group Chief Operating Officer Remi Eriksen is to be DNV GL's new Group President & CEO, succeeding Henrik O. Madsen, who retires August 1. His appointment follows an extensive executive search and selection process...
ssn-765-drydocking-worth-potential-6-million-to-eb
May 27, 2015
SSN 765 drydocking worth potential $266 million to EB
MAY 27, 2015 — General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp., Groton, CT, is being awarded a $46,428,897 cost-plus-fixed-fee, delivery-incentive-fee contract to perform planning efforts needed to conduct maintenance, upgrades, and modernization efforts...
hoegh-lng-inks-contract-for-chile-fsru
May 27, 2015
Hoegh LNG inks contract for Chile FSRU
MAY 27, 2015 — Höegh LNG Holdings has won another contract to supply a floating LNG import terminal. It reports that it signed an FSRU (Floating Storage and Regasification Unit) contract yesterday with Octopus LNG SpA ("Octopus") for the...
world-wide-supply-to-lay-up-two-of-its-six-psvs
May 27, 2015
World Wide Supply to lay up two of its six PSVs
MAY 27, 2015 — Norway's World Wide Supply AS is to lay up two of its fleet of six new generation platform supply vessels. All six 80.1 m, 1,500-tonne deck capacity vessels are of Damen Shipyards PSV 3300 design. The DP 2 vessels have a wave...
three-more-containerships-to-have-wartsila-bwms
May 27, 2015
Three more containerships to have Wärtsilä BWMS
MAY 27, 2015 — Three new containerships being built for a major European shipping company at the Jinhai Shipyard in China will be fitted with Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS).Wärtsilä will deliver the BWMS equipment...
mercury-partners-with-metal-shark-to-power-cutter-boats-with-diesels
May 26, 2015
Mercury and Metal Shark to power cutter boats with diesels
MAY 26, 2015 — Fond du Lac, WI, headquartered Mercury Marine, the world's leading manufacturer of recreational marine propulsion engines, has entered an agreement with Metal Shark Aluminum Boats to power 16 U.S. Coast Guard boats with Mercury...