American Casting & Manufacturing Adds New Container Seals and Provides Effective Strategies to Deter and Detect Cargo Theft

American Casting & Manufacturing Adds New Container Seals and Provides Effective Strategies to Deter and Detect Cargo Theft

US based security seal producer American Casting & Manufacturing Corp. has added several new products for sealing containers and related conveyances. These include low-cost model BCTS barcoded plastic strap seals, …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Baltimore receives $2.4 million from EPA to help promote clean air

Port of Baltimore receives $2.4 million from EPA to help promote clean air

Funding Will Go Towards Replacement of Dray Trucks, Cargo-Handling Equipment and Repowering of Marine Engines The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore was awarded $2.4 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Finance
Jensen Maritime Provides Design for a Series of New, Tier IV Tractor Tugs for Foss Maritime

Jensen Maritime Provides Design for a Series of New, Tier IV Tractor Tugs for Foss Maritime

Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp. 's Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for an initial four and option for six additional, Tier IV tractor tugs being …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Curious
Acta Centaurus arrived at Ulsteinvik for final Construction phase

Acta Centaurus arrived at Ulsteinvik for final Construction phase

Acta Marine and Ulstein Verft announced earlier today that the Ulstein SX195 hull of Acta Marine’s second Walk-to-Work vessel from Ulstein ACTA CENTAURUS has now arrived at Ulstein Verft AS Norway. During the …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Boskalis acquires inter-array cabling contract for Moray Offshore Windfarm East

Boskalis acquires inter-array cabling contract for Moray Offshore Windfarm East

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has acquired the contract for the supply and installation of the inter-array cables for the Moray Offshore Windfarm East (MOWE). In June 2017, Boskalis signed a Preferred Bidder …
Dec 6, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce receives Approval in Principle for hybrid tug propulsion system

Rolls-Royce receives Approval in Principle for hybrid tug propulsion system

Rolls-Royce received Approval in Principle (AIP) from classification organization ABS for its novel hybrid propulsion system for tractor tugs. The AIP was granted following an evaluation of the world’s first …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the ship design for a state-of-the-art factory fishing trawler. The vessel will be unique in having the combined capabilities of twin trawling for …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Revolutionary Way of Lifting Offshore Successfully Tested

Revolutionary Way of Lifting Offshore Successfully Tested

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has developed a globally unique, innovative way of lifting that will redefine the boundaries of lifting operations offshore. This ‘QUAD lifting’ was tested successfully on …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Curious
Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord has been awarded the contract to carry out offshore installation works for the West White Rose Project of the east coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The project will give operator Husky Energy access to resources …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Boskalis Subsidiary Smit Salvage Acquires Two Multi-Year Marine Salvage Contracts from U.S.Navy

Boskalis Subsidiary Smit Salvage Acquires Two Multi-Year Marine Salvage Contracts from U.S.Navy

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces that its subsidiary SMIT Salvage acquired two five-year marine salvage contracts to serve as the exclusive marine salvage and engineering support contractor for the …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Curious