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June 27, 2016

VIDEO: Inaugural transit opens expanded Panama Canal

JUNE 27, 2016 —  The Neopanamax containership COSCO Shipping Panama has become the first ship to make a commercial transit of the expanded Panama Canal, heralding potential major changes for U.S. East Coast ports. Among those welcoming the...
June 27, 2016

Aegir-Marine beach volley ball team headed for Rio

JUNE 27, 2016 — Molenvliet, Netherlands, based stern tube seal and propulsion system service specialist Aegir-Marine reports that its beach volley ball team — led by Jantine van der Vlist and Sophie van Gestel — has won the Continental Cup in...
June 27, 2016

Fincantieri Marine Group wins NAVSEA contracts

JUNE 27, 2016 — The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)  has awarded Fincantieri Marine Group (FMG) two contracts to provide Design Studies & Analyses Services in support of the Landing Craft-Utility (LCU), and in support of a new class...
June 27, 2016

Sydney Harbor fast cats feature Simrad bridge solutions

JUNE 27, 2016 — Four new fast ferries, owned and managed by Manly Fast Ferries and operating in the busy waters of Australia's Sydney Harbor, will rely on state-of-the art Simrad technology for safe navigation seven days a week. The owner has...
June 27, 2016

Wartsila to power two new Royal IHC dredges

JUNE 27, 2016 — Two 8,000 cu.m trailing suction hopper dredges ordered from Royal IHC in the Netherlands by India's Adani Group will feature an extensive range of  Wärtsilä equipment.The vessels are the first in a new IHC Beagle series of...
June 27, 2016

Cathelco BWT picked for cable layer conversion

JUNE 27, 2016 — Chesterfield, U.K., based Cathelco Ltd. has supplied a ballast water treatment (BWT) system for the C.C. Pacifique, a steel barge that is being converted into a cable laying vessel for Coastal Carriers BV of the...
June 24, 2016

Positive results for The American Club

JUNE 24, 2016—On the cusp of celebrating its centennial in 2017, P&I insurer The American Club continues to prosper, reporting positive results for 2015 despite a challenging market at its annual meeting for members held in New York last...
June 24, 2016

Conrad ‘s new business unit aimed at LNG market

JUNE 24, 2016—Shipbuilder Conrad Shipyard, Morgan City, LA, has formed a new business unit focused on developing designs and building vessels for the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) market. As you might recall from our earlier reports, Conrad...
June 24, 2016

Gladding Hearn books another pilot boat order

JUNE 24, 2016 — Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation, Somerset, MA, reports that it has won an order from the Alabama Pilot, Inc., in Mobile, AL, for a Chesapeake Class pilot boat. Delivery is scheduled for mid-2017.With a length...
June 24, 2016

$2.9 million investment in B.C. shipbuilding training

JUNE 24, 2016 — The Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation, in conjunction with Seaspan, has announced a multi-year, multi-million dollar investment in the future of British Columbia's marine industrial sector. Totaling $2.9 million, it...

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