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Maine Maritime Academy Vice President for Enrollment Management, Jeff Loustaunau, has announced that Captain Leslie B. Eadie, III, of Brewer, Maine, has been selected as the permanent master of the training ship, State of Maine.…
MT Højgaard has awarded Jumbo Offshore the transport and installation contract for all of the 111 Transition Pieces (TP's) for the Anholt Offshore Wind Farm (Denmark). The 400 MW wind farm is currently being developed…
GL Maritime Software's navigational decision-making support system GL SeaScout 2.0 has been installed on board Reederei Claus-Peter Offen's 14,000 TEU containership MSC Savona. It will help the vessel to optimize routing; minimizing voyage costs while…
Two 47 m high speed catamaran ferries have departed Austal's Henderson, Australia, shipyard for Guadeloupe, where they will soon start operations for long-standing Austal customer L'Express des Iles.Austal was selected by L'Express des Iles in…
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood has announced the appointment of 29 members to the new Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council (MTSNAC), established to advise the Department on matters relating to marine transportation."Shifting some…
With Hurricane Irene approaching New York City, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced during his press conference today that Staten Island Ferry service by 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 27. There was a possibility of the ferry…
Aker Solutions has received a Letter of Award from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), to supply two drilling equipment packages to the new "Cat D" drilling rigs the yard is building for the rig…
BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair, Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $14,545,851 modification to a previously awarded Navy cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00024-07-C-4407) to definitize the USS Preble (DDG 88) fiscal 2011 dry-dock selected…
Sri Lanka's Colombo Dockyard reports that it has signed contracts for the construction of four 78 m Multipurpose Platform Supply Vessels (MPSV) each with a 3,600 deadweight capacity. The orders come from a Singapore based…
STX Finland Oy's Rauma Shipyard has started the production of the innovative fisheries reseach vessel ordered by the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources of the Republic of Namibia in February (See earlier story). NB…
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