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Wartsila less dour on marine business

JULY 20, 2017 — Wärtsilä reported second quarter and half year results that included increases in order intake, net sales and earnings per share. Wärtsilä expects its overall development in 2017 to

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VIDEO: USS Enterprise decommissioned

FEBRUARY 7, 2017—The world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS Enterprise (CVN 65), was decommissioned at a ceremony held in the ship’s hangar bay, Feb. 3, in Newport News, VA. During the “Big

Decision on sulfur cap limit looms at IMO MEPC

OCTOBER 24, 2016—There will be a number of important environmental issues on the agenda at the Marine Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC 70) this week at the London headquarters of the International Maritime

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Roxtec launches light weight, non-weld pipe seal

FEBRUARY 17, 2016 — Roxtec International AB, Karlskrona, Sweden, has launched Roxtec SPM seal — a light-weight, non-weld seal that can be used with any kind of metal pipe onboard marine or

Rolls-Royce to shed 600 marine business jobs

MAY 18, 2015 — Rolls-Royce says that it “will accelerate cost reduction programs” in its marine business and reduce the number of employees by a further 600 by the end of this

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Insurer enhances marine medical plan to meet MLC needs

AUGUST 23, 2013 — Indianapolis headquartered International Medical Group has enhanced its marine group medical insurance program, International Marine Medical Insurance (IMMI). It says that the enhancements enable shipowners to provide their

GAC moves ahead with Arctic strategy

MAY 23, 2013 — GAC Norway AS and Polar Logistics Group ApS (POLOG) have formed a strategic partnership to strengthen GAC’s network within the Arctic Circle. The move is the latest stage