USA: WRRDA Legislation Passed by Congress

Critical Water Resources Legislation Passes Congress

The House of Representatives  approved a bipartisan water resources reform legislation by an overwhelming majority ...

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USA: City of Chester’s Wreck Rediscovered

SS City of Chester

NOAA has found the underwater wreck of the passenger steamer City of Chester, which sank in 1888 in a collision in ...

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NOAA Unveils Its Arctic Action Plan

NOAA Unveils Arctic Action Plan

In keeping with the goals and tenets of the U.S. President Barack Obama’s strategy regarding the Arctic, ...

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Knightsbridge Becomes Leading US-Listed Capesize Company

Knightsbridge Becomes Leading US-Listed Capesize Company

Knightsbridge Tankers Limited and Frontline 2012 Ltd. have agreed to combine Frontline 2012’s remaining fleet ...

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USA: AMSEA Wins Maintenance Deal for MSC’s Fleet

MSC’S FLEET REPLENISHMENT OILER USNS BIG HORN (T-AO 198)

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics’ wholly owned subsidiary American Overseas Marine LLC (AMSEA) a ...

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MIT: New Design for Nuclear Plants Built on Floating ...

New Design for Nuclear Plants Built on Floating Platforms

Jacopo Buongiorno and others at MIT’s Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering are working on a new ...

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Deepwater Horizon Response ‘Not Over’

Deepwater Horizon Response 'Not Over'

U.S. Coast Guard federal on-scene coordinator (FOSC) for the Deepwater Horizon Response completed the transition to ...

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TTS to Deliver Container Handling Equipment to USA

TTS Secures Equipment Contract with Global Container Terminals

TTS Group ASA has signed a contract for container handling equipment with Global Container Terminals in New Jersey, ...

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Portsmouth Marine Terminal Is Back in Business (USA)

PMT Receives First Cargo to Transit since 2011

This week, The Port of Virginia informed that a portion of PMT will serve as a temporary home – staging area ...

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Marine Diesel Services Kicks Off Construction of ...

Incat Crowther Kicks Off Construction of 28m Catamaran Utility Vessel

Marine Diesel Services has commenced a construction on a 28m Catamaran Utility Vessel designed by Incat Crowther. ...

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USA: Port of Hueneme Tests Its Grid-Based Shore Power System

Port of Hueneme Completes Vessel Test for Grid-Based Shore Power System

The Port conducted its first operational and safety vessel test of the Port of Hueneme’s recently installed ...

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USA: Master Trainer at MGCCC Receives 2014 Navigator Award

Master Trainer at MGCCC Receives 2014 Navigator Award

Larry Porter, Master Trainer at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, was the recipient of the Gulf States ...

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NOAA Adds New Chart Printing Agents, USA

NOAA Expands Its Paper Nautical Charts

It won’t be long before mariners and the boating public will have a wider choice of options and special ...

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Danelec Marine’s New VDR Meets IMO Standard

Danelec Marine's New VDR Meets IMO Standard

Danelec Marine introduced its third-generation marine Voyage Data Recorder (VDR). The new Danelec DM100 VDR fully ...

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FMC Gives Green Light to G6 Plans

FMC Gives Green Light to G6 Plans

The Federal Maritime Commission announced today that it has concluded a comprehensive review of the proposed ...

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USS Coronado Ready for Commissioning

USS Coronado Ready for Commissioning

The U.S. Navy will commission its newest littoral combat ship, the future USS Coronado (LCS 4), April 5, during a ...

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St. Lawrence Seaway Shipping Season Officially Opened (USA)

St. Lawrence Seaway Shipping Season Officially Opened

The U.S. Coast Guard and Canadian Coast Guard ice breakers are continuing to create pathways for commercial ...

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Caterpillar Delivers First Shipment of Marine Gas ...

Caterpillar Delivers First Shipment of Marine Gas Engines from Lafayette

Caterpillar Marine has shipped out the first series of Cat® 3500 marine gas engines from its Lafayette, Indiana ...

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Trelleborg to Open New Office in USA

Trelleborg to Open New Office in USA

Trelleborg’s marine systems operation has announced plans to open a new sales and business development office in ...

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AKPS Sells Interests in Two Tankers to Crowley (USA)

Aker Shipyard to Sell Interests in Hulls 17 and 18 to Crowley

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA has entered into an agreement with Crowley for the sale of AKPS’s profit ...

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First AGOR Ship Christened (USA)

RV 'Neil Armstrong' Christened

Chief of Naval Research Rear Adm. Matthew Klunder joined family members of the late Neil Armstrong March 29 to ...

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