Hampton Roads Transit christens first of three new ferries

JULY 21, 2017 — Virginia’s Hampton Roads Transit recently christened its newest passenger ferry, Elizabeth River IV. Designed by BMT and constructed by the Armstrong Marine shipyard in Swansboro, NC, the ferry

New harbor tug to have twin Veth Z-drives

MAY 25, 2017 — Barbour JB Shipyard in St. Louis, MO, has laid the keel for a new harbor tug that will be powered by Veth Z-drives. Designed by Sterling Marine, the

Maxum Petroleum unveils latest bunkering vessel

AUGUST 29, 2016 — The Global Provider, Maxum Petroleum’s newest bunkering vessel, is currently under construction at Jesse Co. in Tacoma, WA, and expected to enter service in January 2017. Scott Prince,

Maxum Petroleum unveils latest bunkering vessel

AUGUST 29, 2016 — The Global Provider, Maxum Petroleum’s newest bunkering vessel, is currently under construction at Jesse Co. in Tacoma, WA, and expected to enter service in January 2017. Scott Prince,

Twin Disc for new class of SEACOR Fast Supply Vessels

APRIL 21, 2016—Delivered last year by Gulf Craft, one of SEACOR Marine’s newest Fast Supply Vessels, 13,500 hp Alya McCall, relies on five high-performance Twin Disc MGX-61500SC QuickShift transmissions to provide the

New engines for Niagara Falls tour boat

JANUARY 29, 2016—For a second consecutive year, a seven-man crew, led by Joseph Craine, owner and president of Lake Erie Ship Repair and Fabrication (LESR) based in Jefferson, OH, has repowered a

Veth names Twin Disc distributor in select Asian markets

JANUARY 28, 2016 — Papendrecht, Netherlands, headquartered marine manufacturer Veth Propulsion has named Twin Disc as its distributor for select Asian markets. Veth Propulsion general manager Erik Veth and Twin Disc CEO

Gladding Hearn delivers second pilot boat to Cape Fear

JUNE 7, 2015— Cape Fear Pilots Association, Southport, N.C., recently accepted delivery of its second St. John’s Class pilot boat from Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation. The Cape Fear pilot boat marked a