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Resolve Marine Group has released some details on how it successfully raised and refloated the "Machinist" dry dock at Guam Shipyard in Apra Harbor, Guam. The 825 ft floating dry dock sank on January 2,…
The Bremen, Germany, public prosecutor's department yesterday raided the offices of the insolvent Beluga Shipping. A day long search, apparently yielded more documentation relevant to the investigation launched two weeks ago against ex-CEO Niels Stolberg…
Built by Lyme Boats in the U.K., Santa Ana is a 17.5 m Incat Crowther catamaran specifically designed for the wind farm service industry.  Operator P&O Maritime Services saw the potential of the proven Incat…
A company that is "ready and willing" to offer ferry service to Cuba is protesting the preferential treatment being given air carriers in carrying U.S. passengers to Cuba. At present no ferry service is authorized…
Signet Maritime Corporation is the first ASD tug owner to install Cat C175 ACERT 16-cylinder main propulsion diesel engines. Rated at 3,417 BHP each, the engines are being installed in two support/escort tugs being built…
BOEMRE yesterday approved a fourth deepwater drilling permit that complies with the onerous new safety standards implemented in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill. These standards include satisfying a requirement…
STX Finland Oy and Gaiamare Ltd. have signed a contract for the construction of an innovative and versatile multipurpose deck cargo vessel. The ship will be delivered during spring 2012 from STX Finland's Turku shipyard…
In June of this year, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) will elect a new Secretary-General to replace Efthimios E. Mitropoulos, who has held the position since 2003. The United States has nominated Jeffrey Lantz for…
NATO  is warning that although the recently hijacked MV SINAR KUDUS is now moving south towards the Somali coast, it can still conduct pirate mother-ship operations in the Arabian Sea area. Today (March 22) at…
Harley Marine Services, Seattle, has recently signed contracts with two local shipyards to begin construction on three double hull petroleum barges.  Harley Marine has a goal of reaching OPA 90 compliance before 2012. OPA 90 …
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