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New research vessel delivered to USGS

10/21/2014

The oceanographic research and fisheries assessment vessel Arcticus, designed by JMS Naval Architects (JMS) of Mystic, Conn., completed her sea trials and was delivered to the U.S. Geological Survey's Great Lakes Science Center on Oct. 17.   Continued »

 

LNG America and Buffalo Marine ink bunker fuel deal

10/20/2014

LNG America has signed an agreement with Buffalo Marine Service (Buffalo Marine) to cooperate on the design of an LNG bunker fuel network for the U.S. Gulf Coast region.   Continued »

 
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Cargo vessel Simushir rescued by Barbara Foss

10/20/2014

Foss Maritime's ocean-going tug, the Barbara Foss, is towing the Russian cargo vessel, Simushir, which lost power late Thursday night off the west coast of Haida Gwaii.   Continued »

 
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Christie & Grey celebrates 100-year anniversary

10/17/2014

U.K.-based Christie & Grey, Ltd., a company specializing in vibration mitigation technology is celebrating a century of developing high performance, cost-effective vibration and shock isolation solutions for a wide variety of industries.   Continued »

 

Furuno captures ninth straight 'Manufacturer of the Year' title

10/17/2014

Over the past 43 years, Furuno has received the honor of being the most recognized company in the marine electronics field by the National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA).   Continued »

 

Wessex Resins and Adhesives launches new division: West System International

10/17/2014

Wessex Resins and Adhesives has today launched a new division, West System International (WSI).   Continued »

 
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Vigor delivers Elliott Bay tank barge to Maxum Petroleum

10/16/2014

The Seattle divisions of Vigor Fab and Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) today announced that the 15,000-bbl. tank barge GLOBAL PILOT has been delivered to Maxum Petroleum.   Continued »

 
Vessel Sponsor Coreen Busch, wife of Todd Busch, breaks the ceremonial bottle of champagne across the hull of the Ocean Sun.

Crowley christens fourth ocean-class tug

10/16/2014

Crowley Maritime Corp. christened the latest of its four tugboats in the ocean class series, Ocean Sun, yesterday in Lake Charles, La.   Continued »

 

Bouchard Tug and Barge Simulation Center opens at SUNY Maritime

10/16/2014

With a neat snip from an oversized pair of ceremonial scissors, the State University of New York Maritime College Wednesday officially opened the state-of-the-art Bouchard Transportation Co. Tug and Barge Simulation Center before a crowd of more than 100 students, faculty, staff, elected officials and industry leaders.   Continued »

 

Washington state vessels may now be dismantled over water

10/16/2014

Marine vessels may now be taken apart over the water under the terms of a new state permit that helps protect water quality and prevents pollution.   Continued »

 
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