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JULY 15, 2015 — The first in a series of 20,600 TEU "mega-class" containerships being built for French shipowner CMA CGM will be powered by the Wärtsilä X92, low-speed, two-stroke engine. The vessel is to…
JULY 15, 2015 — Signal International LLC and four affiliates filed for Chapter 11 protection July 12 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. In a declaration filed with petition, CFO Christopher…
JULY 14, 2015 — USCG Cutter Katmai Bay (WTGB-101) arrived at Great Lakes Shipyard, Cleveland, OH, for drydocking, inspection, maintenance, and repairs July 8. The 140-foot Bay-class icebreaking tug was hauled out on Monday, July…
JULY 14, 2015 —Thrustmaster of Texas has been building brown water propulsion equipment for over 30 years and that experience is reflected in its American-made Z-Drive thrusters for inland waterways towboats, the first in the…
JULY 14, 2015—During a ceremony on a typical sunny Louisiana morning, Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc., Melville, NY, christened the largest Articulated Tug Barge unit in its fleet expansion today at the Port of New Orleans.…
JULY 14, 2015 — Tenneco (NYSE: TEN), a global supplier of clean air after-treatment technologies, has been granted three product design assessment (PDA) certificates by ABS for its new selective catalytic reduction (SCR) system for…
JULY 14, 2015 — American Cruise Lines has announced the name of its brand-new Mississippi paddlewheeler – America. Currently under construction at sister company Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, MD, the America will be American built,…
JULY 14, 2015 — Bisso Towboat Co., Inc., Luling, LA, has signed a contract with the Main Iron Works, LLC, shipyard in Houma, LA, to begin construction of another 4,480 HP ASD Tractor Tug. The…
JULY 14, 2015 — Tianjin Dredging Company, part of the China Communication Construction Company (CCCC), has signed a contract that will see Wärtsilä supply the engines and all essential ancillaries for a new self-propelled cutter…
JULY 14, 2015 — The new OAV (Offshore Assistance Vessel) SR1 design aims to bring passenger vessel comfort and full North Sea operational capability to the offshore wind Service Operation Vessels (SOV) sector. The vessel…
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