Sailing the Seven Seas

Have you ever thought about the first journey of a ship, her maiden voyage from the shipyard to its owner?

Brazil: Dresser Rand to Equip 8 FPSOs with Compression ...

  Dresser-Rand Group Inc., a global supplier of rotating equipment and aftermarket parts and services, has ...

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Kelvin Hughes Provides SharpEye Radars for New ...

  Superior performance and service clinched bridge equipment contract in the face of stiff competition. Kelvin ...

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SBM Offshore, Synergy to Cooperate on Brazilian Yard, ...

  SBM Offshore announces that it has signed a Shareholders’ Agreement with Naval Ventures Corp. (a ...

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Canada: Vancouver Based Shipping Operators Launch ...

  A cleaner, safer more environment-friendly supply chain is the aim of a burgeoning cluster of shipping ...

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US Navy Awards DDG 1000 Contract to General Dynamics ...

  General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is being awarded a $22,534,505 modification to previously ...

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USA: SeaRiver Maritime Orders Two New Crude Carriers ...

  Exxon Mobil Corporation’s U.S. marine affiliate, SeaRiver Maritime, Inc., signed an agreement today with ...

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MODEC Receives FPSO Order from Petrobras, Brazil

  MODEC announced today that Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (“Petrobras”), through its subsidiary Tupi ...

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World Maritime Day 2011 – Piracy: Orchestrating ...

  Today (29 September 2011) marks the 34th celebration of World Maritime Day, the annual occasion when the ...

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KNOT Establishes Representative Office in Rio de ...

  Based on increased activity in Brazilian waters, Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers (KNOT) has decided to ...

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GD NASSCO Shipyard Delivers Dry Cargo-Ammunition Ship

  Military Sealift Command accepted delivery of dry cargo/ammunition ship USNS William McLean during a ...

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USA: Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority Gets ...

The Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC), an agency of the U.S. Department of Transportation has ...

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Liberian Registry Awards Reverend with Honorary ...

  The Liberian Registry has awarded an honorary Master’s Licence to the Revd Canon Ken Peters, Director of ...

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USA: Dredging Project on La Quinta Ship Channel Begins

After years of planning, proposals, bids and budgeting, the $58-million La Quinta ship channel extension project is ...

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Public Meeting on Future Plans for Bermuda’s ...

  People can have their say on future plans for Bermuda’s shipping channels at town hall meetings next month. ...

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USA: Port of Tampa Enhances Cruise Terminal 6

  In preparation for the winter season of Holland America Line’s sailings from the Port of Tampa, the Tampa Port ...

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General Dynamics Bath Iron Works to Build DDG 51 ...

The U. S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics, a $680 million ...

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USA: Bay Shipbuilding Starts Construction of Two PSVs

  Fincantieri Marine Group (FMG) announced that Bay Shipbuilding Company started steel cutting on two (2) 92.4 ...

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USA: Bollinger Wins Contract Option for Four Additional ...

  U. S. Coast Guard has awarded Bollinger shipyards four additional Fast Response Cutters (FRC) contract. This ...

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USA: Hyde Marine Receives Type Approval from ABS for ...

  Hyde Marine, Inc. announced that its Hyde GUARDIAN ballast water treatment system (BWTS) received Type ...

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Ingalls Builds 30th Aegis Guided Missile Destroyer for ...

  Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division was awarded a $697.6 ...

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Maritime Industry to Face Tough Time for Financing, ...

  With fears of a recession rising, the maritime industry will find it increasingly difficult to obtain ...

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UK: ICS Stresses Importance of Treaty Ratification

  Governments must not impede the smooth operation of a global maritime regulatory regime by failing to ratify ...

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USA: Jensen Maritime to Design Two ASD Tugs for ...

  Caribbean Tug LLC, an affiliate of SEACOR Holdings Inc., Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has plans to build two ...

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Brasil: OSM Signs Ship Management Contract with STX

  OSM Brasil has signed a ship management contract with STX Brasil. The ANTAQ’s Board recently granted OSM ...

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Brazil: IFC Provides USD 80 Million for Port of ...

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has provided $80 million for the expansion of the Tecon Salvador container ...

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Uruguay: Committee to Look Into Potential Locations for ...

  The Uruguayan government has created a committee to look into potential locations for construction of a ...

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MV New General Arrives to Port of Vancouver USA

  The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the M/V New General, commanded by Capt. Jeng Ming-Kuanq on her maiden ...

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