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GAC Protective Solutions says that a maritime security alert has been issued after an aborted pirate attack was reported around 500 NM east of Socotra on September 29, 2011.The vessel, a chemical tanker, came under…
Oregon Iron Works, Inc., Clackamas, Oregon (H9222-11-D-0080), and United States Marine, Inc., Gulfport, Miss. (H92222-11-D-0079), are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a maximum order limitation of $400,000,000 and issued concurrent delivery orders ($6,994,132…
BOEMRE Director Michael R. Bromwich says "a critical step" has been taken in reorganization of the former Minerals Management Service (MMS). A final rule becomes effective October 1, 2011 that separates the federal regulations that…
SBM Offshore has signed an agreement with Naval Ventures Corp. (a unit of entrepreneur Germán Efromovich's Rio-headquartered Synergy Group). The agreement will see the two companies cooperate and work together through one or more special-purpose…
Consulting naval architecture and marine engineering company STX Marine Inc. has promoted Mike Carroll to the position of Vice President – Operations for its Houston office.Mr. Carroll has been with the company for 10 years…
Singapore's Keppel Shipyard has secured three conversion contracts worth a total of Singapore $142 million (about US $110 million). The contracts cover conversion of a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Carrier to a Floating Storage Unit…
Singapore's Swiber Holdings Limited has secured recent contract wins amounting to approximately US$69.0 million including extension options, taking its order book to over US$1 billion, the highest by far in its corporate history. The contracts,…
Asia Offshore Drilling Limited (AOD), which has three KFELS Mod V  -  B Class jack-up rigs under construction at the Keppel FELS shipyard in Singapore, has decided to increase the water depth capacity of the…
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Historical and Museum Commission had Erie's Flagship, the U.S. brig NIAGARA, delivered to Great Lakes Shipyard, Cleveland, Ohio this week.In 1992, Great Lakes Shipyard installed auxiliary engines in the brig and…
Polarcus Limited (OAX: PLCS) reports that its 12-streamer 3D seismic vessel, Polarcus Alima, has achieved a significant first in the seismic industry, having successfully transited to Asia-Pacific via the Northern Sea Route (NSR). Her passage…
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