Tradewinds Towing repowering two tugs with Mitsubishi

MARCH 23, 2017—Two 1980-built, U.S.-flag tugs recently acquired by New Orleans-based Tradewinds Towing are undergoing repowers and life extensions at A&B Industries’ shipyard in Amelia, LA. The two 78 ft x 26

MHI-MME delivers its 30,000th MET turbocharger

MARCH 8, 2017 — Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME) last month achieved the delivery of its 30,000th MET turbocharger. Initially developed in 1965 using the company’s our

MHI-MME delivers 50th slow-steaming retrofit propeller

MARCH 2, 2017 — Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME), has delivered its 50th retrofit propeller since 2013. The retrofit propellers are designed for slow steaming conditions where

Master Marine building four fleet boats

NOVEMBER 17, 2016—Master Marine , Bayou La Batre, AL, recently laid the keel for the first of four 67 ft x 28 ft fleet boats. All four fleet boats will be working

“Deadliest Catch” boat gets new life

JUNE 14, 2015—Everyone who has ever seen the commercial fishing reality TV show The Deadliest Catch has a favorite captain, crew, and boat. If you’ve caught an episode or two, you realize

ADM takes delivery of bulker with air lubed hull

OCTOBER 29, 2014 — Agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has taken delivery of Harvey Frost, the first of three eco-friendly 95,000 dwt bulk carriers featuring an air lubricated hull. The