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Superior Energy Services appoints Paul Remson vice president of risk management

6/16/2014

Houston-based Superior Energy Services, has named Paul Remson as vice president of risk management, says Danny Young, Superior’s executive vice president of corporate services.   Continued »

 
The Signet Arcturus with its 83.45 metric tonne bollard pull is designed to support offshore towing, rig escort and subsea expansion.

Signet Maritime takes delivery of new Z-drive tug from Patti Marine

6/16/2014

Adding to its fleet of 37 conventional and ASD vessels, Signet Maritime Corporation took ownership of its ninth newly constructed tractor tug in six years.   Continued »

 
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Coast Guard publishes double-hull tanker escort final rule

6/16/2014

The Coast Guard final rule on escort requirements for certain tankers operating on the waters of Prince William Sound, Alaska, was published Friday in the Federal Register.   Continued »

 

Fernstrum owners purchase WEKA Boxcoolers

6/16/2014

Netherlands’ based WEKA Boxcoolers, manufacturer of copper nickel boxcoolers, was recently purchased by Dunlap & McCullough Holdings, a holding company owned by Paul Fernstrum, Sean Fernstrum and Todd Fernstrum, who also own R.W. Fernstrum & Company.   Continued »

 
The HMS Bounty, a 180' sailboat, is shown submerged in the Atlantic Ocean during Hurricane Sandy approximately 90 miles southeast of Hatteras, N.C., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012.

Coast Guard releases Tall Ship Bounty report

6/13/2014

The Coast Guard released its Report of Investigation (ROI) yesterday into the sinking of the Tall Ship Bounty off the coast of Cape Hatteras, N.C., in October 2012. Two lost their lives.   Continued »

 
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Harley Marine building two tugs at Diversified

6/13/2014

Two new 80' tractor tugs are being built for Harley Marine Services at Diversified Marine in Portland, Ore.   Continued »

 

WQIS releasing enhanced policy form for 2014

6/13/2014

Starting Monday, June 16 the Water Quality Insurance Syndicate (WQIS) will be offering a new 2014 Worldwide Vessel Pollution Form. The new policy form will contain enhanced coverage that the company says will follow the WQIS tradition of offering assureds the most comprehensive vessel pollution coverage in the industry.   Continued »

 
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Congress names Aberdeen Lock and Dam for Don Waldon, former Tenn-Tom administrator

6/13/2014

Congress has recognized Don Waldon, a former administrator of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Development Authority, and a long-time proponent of the waterway by renaming one of its locks and dams in his honor.   Continued »

 
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Thrustmaster expands product lineup to include waterjets

6/13/2014

HOUSTON - Thrustmaster of Texas has expanded its product lineup to include waterjets, thanks to the thruster manufacturer’s acquisition of the technology of Doen Pacific earlier this year.   Continued »

 
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HMS Ferries awarded $10 million in grants

6/12/2014

HMS Ferries, Inc., a member of the HMS Global Maritime family of businesses, announces that two different projects have been awarded state and federal grants for capital improvements, equaling a combined total of nearly $10 million. The majority of the funding comes from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which has awarded approximately $123.5 million for passenger ferry projects and ferry operators throughout the United States and selected territories.   Continued »

 
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