Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

U.S. Coast Guard Searches for Missing 28-Foot ...

The U.S. Coast Guard is actively searching for a missing 28-foot fiberglass skiff reported to have 15 passengers on ...

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USA: Great Lakes Announces Environmental Services Joint ...

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a ...

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USA: Businesses Concerned Over Plan for Honolulu Harbor ...

The state is moving ahead with plans that would nearly double its cargo handling capacity at Honolulu Harbor… ...

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USA: FedEx Expands Sea Freight Shipping Services

FedEx Trade Networks is now offering three international ocean freight forwarding solutions via its new ocean ...

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Canada: Grande Mariner Marks First Cruise Stopover Since 2009

The 184′ Grande Mariner shoved off from the Port of Goderich yesterday, marking the first visit by a scenic ...

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USA: House Passes Congressman’s Amendment to ...

U.S. Congressman Chip Cravaack released the following statement about an amendment he offered earlier this week to ...

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Lockheed Martin Signs USD 85 Million US Navy ...

Lockheed Martin received an $85 million contract to continue its operations and maintenance support to five U.S. ...

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USA: Port of Tacoma Needs to Attract New Business

The Port of Tacoma urgently needs to attract new business lest its finances turn from profits to losses by 2014. ...

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USA: Chesapeake Shipbuilding Launches New Sternwheeler ...

American Cruise Lines the leader in small ship cruising, launched the Queen of the Mississippi, a magnificent brand ...

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USA: State Ports Authority to Start Construction on USD ...

The State Ports Authority plans to start construction before the end of this year on the $35 million cruise ship ...

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Ocean Renewable Power, Fundy Tidal Plan to Make ...

A Maine tidal power company is partnering with a Canadian project developer to break into a much larger market by ...

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Construction Work on First S-BR Scorpene Class ...

The ceremony held in presence of the Brazil President, Dilma Rousseff, the Brazilian Ministry of Defence, Nelson ...

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FAIRSTAR HEAVY TRANSPORT N.V. Confirms FJORD Departs to ...

  Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) confirmed its semi-submersible heavy transport vessel FJORD departed ...

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U.S. Fights Against Illegal Fishing

  The United States joined more than 50 countries Thursday signing a recommendation to regional fishery ...

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USA: NAVFAC Signs USD 42.7 Million Contract to Purchase ...

  Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest awarded a $42.7 million contract July 12, to ...

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TE SubCom to Supply Trans-Pacific Subsea Cable System ...

Pacific Fibre and TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications ...

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Canada: Dominion Diving Completes Surveys on Deep ...

  Dominion Diving announces the successful completion of Multi Beam and ROV Surveys for EnCana’s Deep Panuke ...

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USA: Maersk Wins Contract for Operation of Five ...

Maersk Line, Limited, Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a 30-day $1,135,350 firm-fixed-price contract with a one-year ...

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Canada: Scientists and Engineers Inspect Damaged ...

  Scientists and engineers have had their first look at a damaged section of Neptune, the world’s first ...

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USA: Manson Construction Company Bags USD 7,988,500 ...

  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, awarded a contract July 8 to Manson Construction ...

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USA: Rand Logistics Acquires Canadian Flagged Dry Bulk ...

  Rand Logistics, Inc.  today announced that it has signed a binding asset purchase agreement, whereby its ...

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USA: Huntington Ingalls Bags USD 99 Million Contract ...

The U.S. Navy awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries a $98 million cost-plus-fixed-fee advance procurement contract ...

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SBM Offshore Secures Long Term Charter Contract for ...

  SBM Offshore N.V. announces that contracts for the twenty year charter and operation of FPSO Cidade de ...

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USNS Comfort, Continuing Promise 2011 Leave Guatemala

  Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) and Continuing Promise 2011 (CP11) departed ...

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USA: General Maritime Corporation Amends its Credit Facility

General Maritime Corporation announced today that it has amended its $550 million revolving credit facility, dated ...

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USS Enterprise to Come Home

  The USS Enterprise aircraft carrier is scheduled to return to Norfolk Naval Station on Friday after ...

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USA: WHOI Selects Hydroid to Provide AUVs for Pioneer Array

  The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the Consortium for Ocean Leadership (OL) announced that ...

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