EPA and Hawaii shipyard reach agreement on stormwater discharge

OCTOBER 2, 2018 — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reached an agreement with Hawaii’s Keehi Marine, Inc. to reduce pollution in its stormwater discharges to Keehi Lagoon and the Pacific

Boston Ship Repair wins $17.4 million Navy contract

SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 —Boston Ship Repair LLC, Boston, MA, is being awarded a $17,422,472 firm, fixed-price contract for a 75-calendar day shipyard availability for the regular overhaul and dry docking of USNS

Damen Verolme Rotterdam to refit Stena Drilling semi

AUGUST 2, 2018 — One of Damen Shipyards Group’s shipyards with the most experience in the repair and refit of complex offshore structures, Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR), has been awarded a contract

VIDEO: Damen Harlingen completes work on Fugro survey vessel

JULY 27, 2018 — Damen Shiprepair’s Harlingen, Netherlands, shipyard has completed maintenance and repair works on the Fugro Mercator, a twin-hulled survey vessel operated by Fugro. Fugro Mercator is a 42.35-m survey

Gibdock is first yard in Med with new ISO workplace safety certification

JULY 27, 2018 — Underscoring its commitment to Occupational Health & Safety, Gibraltar ship repairer Gibdock has become the first shipyard in the Mediterranean region, and one of the first companies worldwide,

OSHA cites five contractors following fatal towboat explosion

JULY 26, 2018 — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited five contractors for safety and health violations after three employees were fatally injured and two

NASSCO wins $72.5 million contract for USS Higgins drydocking

JULY 19, 2018 — General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, CA, has been awarded a $72,520,873 contract for the execution of USS Higgins (DDG 76) fiscal 2018 Extended Drydocking

Damen Shiprepair Brest drydocks Norwegian Breakaway

JULY 10, 2018 — The 326 m 146,600 gt cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway arrived at Damen Shiprepair Brest, France, recently for 11 days of scheduled maintenance and refurbishment. The primary objective of

Ingalls awarded a further $27.4 million for USS Fitzgerald repairs

JULY 2, 2018 — Huntington Ingalls Inc., Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, MS, is being awarded a $27,469,298 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to a previously awarded contract for the execution of USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62)

ASRY inks deal for install BWTS on tankers

JUNE 21, 2018 —Bahrain-based maritime repair and fabrication facility ASRY recently inked a deal with Egypt-based Arab Maritime Petroleum Transport Company (AMPTC) to install Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) on part of