Straregic Marine and Takinda executives

Strategic Marine orders 100 Cats

In what it calls a “clear indication of confidence” in demand for its boats, Singapore shipbuilder Strategic Marine has placed an order with authorized Caterpillar dealer PT Trakindo Utama for 100 Cat

NTSB reports on crane barge strike on bridge

Operator got crane height wrong. Bridge took near $2 million hit

In another report on an unhappy meeting between a crane on a barge and a bridge, the NTSB says that an incorrect estimate of a crane’s boom height led to contact with

John Fredriksen is now a member of the Euronav board

John Fredriksen and Marc Saverys join Euronav board

There are new faces on the board of tanker giant Euronav following today’s special shareholders’ meeting, including John Fredriksen and Saverys family patriarch Marc Saverys. That meeting was originally requested back on

Alfa Laval exec is impressed with fluidic hull air lubrication

Alfa Laval offers new hull air lubrication solution

Hull air lubrication has been around for quite some time. Now Alfa Laval thinks it has found a better way of easing a hull more smoothly through the water on a carpet

Crowley Wind Services VP

Crowley names VP of project management for wind services

Mark Coplen has been named as vice president of project management for Crowley Wind Services. In this role, he will expand the business unit’s project management capabilities to support customers in its

Dutra Group logo

Dutra wins $67.4 million dredging contract

The San Rafael, Calif., based Dutra Group has been awarded a $67,478,100 firm-fixed-price contract for dredging by hopper or mechanical dredge and potential clean-up operations. Bids were solicited via the internet with

Autonomous ferry at dock

Stockholm to put autonomous ferry into operation this year

Back in November last year, Norwegian ferry operator Torghatten announced that it was planning to operate a small autonomous ferry in Stockholm, Sweden, and that shipbuilder Brødrene Aa had been given the

New Lydia Ann Channel Fleet towboat

LAC Fleet takes delivery of Mitsubishi-powered towboat

Lydia Ann Channel Fleet (LAC Fleet), Port Aransas, Texas, has partnered with Eymard Marine Construction in Harvey, La., to build a new vessel powered by two Laborde Products’ EPA Tier 3 Mitsubishi

Offshore wind turbines shown in the ocean

AAPA launches new Offshore Wind Subcommittee

Recently, the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA)—the unified voice of port leaders and maritime industry partners across the Western Hemisphere —hosted its first-ever Offshore Wind Subcommittee meeting. The group will serve

Stena Bulk will trial onboard carbon capture

Onboard carbon capture project moves closer to pilot installation

ABS has given its Approval in Principle to a project that plans to demonstrate the feasibility of using carbon capture onboard a vessel, with a pilot installation on a Stena Bulk MR