American Queen Steamboat closes Victory acquisition

JANUARY 14, 2019 — New Albany, Indiana, headquartered American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC), a leader in U.S. overnight river cruising, reports closed on the purchase of the Victory I and sister ship

EC to investigate Fincantieri acquisition of Chantiers de l’Atlantique

JANUARY 8, 2019 — If you thought that Fincantieri’s acquisition of Chantiers de l’Atlantique was a done deal, think again. The European Commission today said that it has agreed to a request

Aquaculture acquisition: InnovaSea to buy Nortek Akvakultur

JANUARY 4, 2018 — Boston, MA, based InnovaSea Systems, which produces open-ocean fish farming systems, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Norway-based Nortek Akvakultur, a provider of environmental data to

Huntington Ingalls acquires cybersecurity specialist G2

DECEMBER 4, 2018 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported yesterday that it has acquired G2 Inc., a cybersecurity solutions and services company headquartered in Annapolis Junction, MD. G2 will join HII’s Technical

Capital Products to merge tankers into Diamond S

NOVEMBER 28, 2018 — Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) and privately held DSS Holdings L.P. have entered an agreement that will see Capital Products spin off its crude and product tanker

Tidewater, GulfMark merger creates OSV giant

NOVEMBER 15, 2018 — Offshore services giant Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) today announced the successful completion of its merger with GulfMark Offshore, Inc., after the relevant proposals were approved by over 99%

Kirby buying 27 tank barge CGBM fleet

NOVEMBER 13, 2018 — Kirby Corporation (NYSE: KEX) says it has signed an agreement to acquire substantially all of CGBM 100, LLC’s inland marine tank barge fleet for an undisclosed amount. Under

J.F. Lehman acquires vessel preservation specialist IMIA

OCTOBER 29, 2018 — Private equity investment firm J.F. Lehman & Company (JFLCO) reports that an investment affiliate has acquired International Marine & Industrial Applicators, LLC and Craft and Technical Solutions, LLC

Tidewater and GulfMark Offshore move ahead on merger plan

OCTOBER 17, 2018 — Offshore services specialists Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) and GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: GLF) today announced the filing of the joint definitive proxy statement and prospectus with the U.S.

V.Group to acquire Norddeutsche Reederei

OCTOBER 16, 2018 – Hamburg headquartered Norddeutsche Reederei, which manages a 46 vessel containership fleet, is to be acquired by V.Group under an agreement signed with Norddeutsche Vermögen Group. The current Norddeutsche