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JULY 20, 2015 — Canada's Ledcor Group has has taken delivery from China of six new cargo barges that will be used to serve clients in southwest British Columbia. Ledcor's marine division has grown rapidly…
JULY 21, 2015 — Spain's Baleària Group has obtained a U.S. Treasury Department license to operate a ferry service between the U.S. and Cuba, following its application to the Treasury's Office of Foreign Asset Control…
JULY 21, 2015 — Darmstadt, Germany, based Li-Ion (lithium ion) battery specialist Akasol GmbH says it has formed a development partnership with Rolls-Royce's MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH unit. The partnership is aimed at developing and delivering…
JULY 21, 2015 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reports that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $106 million contract to provide engineering and industrial support on U.S. Navy submarines, special mission submersibles,…
JULY 20, 2015 — Lloyd’s Register North America, Inc. (LR) has teamed with Penn Oak Energy Corp., Scottsdale, AZ, to help companies raise the capital needed to retrofit to LNG fueling and to mitigate the…
JULY 20, 2015 — DNV GL reports that the LNGreen joint industry project has been completed. The partners — DNV GL and industry specialists from GTT, shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and shipowner GasLog— contributed…
JULY 20, 2015 — The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-led industry team launched the nation's ninth littoral combat ship (LCS), Little Rock, into the Menominee River at the Marinette Marine Corporation (MMC) shipyard, Marinette, WI, on…
JULY 20, 2015 — A leading P&I insurer is warning that concerns continue to be raised by the increasing demands for ships to use low sulfur fuels. "There are increasing demands on shipowners to comply…
JULY 20, 2015 — When Genting Hong Kong (GHK) acquired Crystal Cruises back in March (see earlier story), Genting HK Chairman and CEO Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay said that Genting would "provide financial resources…
JULY 19, 2015—Work is well underway at Blount Boats in Warren, RI, on what will be the first U.S.-flag vessel built for the U.S. offshore wind farm market. The 21-meter-long aluminum catamaran vessel is being…
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