Australia hires BAE, Navantia and Raytheon to fix AWD

DECEMBER 9, 2014 β€” The Australian Government has announced a plan to fix the country’s troubled naval shipbuilding industry. The announcement came  less than two weeks after Defense Minister Senator David Johnston

Carnival expanding its presence in Australasia cruise market

MAY 20, 2014β€”In a move to boost its leading presence in the Australasia cruise market, Carnival Corporation & plc, Miami, FL, announced plans to add two more ships in November 2015 to

Tougher Australian maritime laws take effect

JULY 2, 2013 β€” Australia yesterday replaced century-old maritime laws with new requirements for commercial seafarers and vessels as the Navigation Act 2012 and Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Law Act 2012

Titan Salvage opens depot in Cairns, Australia

DECEMBER 14, 2012 β€” Crowley Maritime’s Titan Salvage subsidiary has established a new office and equipment depot in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. The presence in the Pacific Southeast enhances the company’s marine salvage,

Aluminium Marine delivers 195-passenger ferry

Aluminium Marine, Queensland, Australia, recently launched and delivered the 24m x 8.5m catamaran ferry Freedom Sovereign to Freedom Fast Cats, Queensland, Australia. Freedom Fast Cats has also operated the 1980-built Freedom Flyer

17m windfarm cat from Sea Speed Design

Australia-based Sea Speed Design has completed and released its new 17 meter windfarm catamaran design. Developed in accordance with Ireland’s Norfolk Marine, the design, named the Tern Class Catamaran, is based on