Harvey Gulf delivers second large capacity Jones Act compliant MPSV

Harvey Gulf delivers second large capacity Jones Act compliant MPSV

On Friday (November 3, 2017) Chairman and CEO Shane Guidry of Harvey Gulf International Marine announced the delivery of the second, large capacity 340’ Multi-Purpose Support Vessel (MPSV) significantly enhancing …
Nov 6, 2017 /  Vessels
GustoMSC unveils jack-up vessel design intended for the Jones Act market in the US- the SEA-3250-LT installation jack-up

GustoMSC unveils jack-up vessel design intended for the Jones Act market in the US- the SEA-3250-LT installation jack-up

In 2008 the European Offshore Wind market had a desperate need for new installation equipment as the older civil construction jack-ups were much too small. Since history seems to repeat itself in the emerging US offshore …
Oct 27, 2017 /  Vessels
Crowley Jones Act Vessels Loaded with Fuel for Hurricane Stricken Locales - Over 135 Million Gallons Ready for Discharge

Crowley Jones Act Vessels Loaded with Fuel for Hurricane Stricken Locales - Over 135 Million Gallons Ready for Discharge

Crowley Maritime Corp. announced Thursday that it has dispatched 18 company owned and/or operated Jones Act petroleum vessels to discharge gasoline and diesel into Florida ports in the coming few days. This mobilization …
Sep 15, 2017 /  Curious
US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) signs Jones Act Waiver

US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) signs Jones Act Waiver

Friday (Sept 8,2017), in recognition of the severity of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, US Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Elaine Duke approved a waiver of the federal Jones Act.  This waiver will …
Sep 11, 2017 /  Curious
Philly Shipyard begins construction of modern containership fleet to support development of new cargo liner service for the Hawaii trade

Philly Shipyard begins construction of modern containership fleet to support development of new cargo liner service for the Hawaii trade

Highlights Philly Shipyard is in advanced talks with a leading Jones Act operator to establish a new shipping service in the Hawaii containership trade with up to four new, state-of-the-art, cost-effective and …
Jun 12, 2017 /  Curious
General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Final ECO Class Tanker (Video)

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Final ECO Class Tanker (Video)

The LNG-ready ECO Class tankers are the most fuel-efficient product carriers to enter the Jones Act trade. On Wednesday, June 7, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the final ECO Class tanker constructed as part of an …
Jun 8, 2017 /  Vessels
Video: Palmetto State - Final ECO Class tanker to be constructed at NASSCO - returns from sea trials

Video: Palmetto State - Final ECO Class tanker to be constructed at NASSCO - returns from sea trials

The Palmetto State, the eighth and final tanker to be constructed at NASSCO as part of a dual-customer program, returned from it’s first run at sea this week. A product of advanced technology, innovation and …
May 29, 2017 /  Vessels
General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Fourth ECO Class Product Carrier to American Petroleum Tankers

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Fourth ECO Class Product Carrier to American Petroleum Tankers

On Monday, September 26, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the fourth vessel in a series of five ECO Class product tankers under contract with American Petroleum Tankers. The Bay State was delivered during a …
Sep 28, 2016 /  Vessels
General Dynamics NASSCO Launches and Christens ECO Tanker Built to Serve Jones Act Fleet

General Dynamics NASSCO Launches and Christens ECO Tanker Built to Serve Jones Act Fleet

On Saturday, May 7, General Dynamics NASSCO shipbuilders launched and christened another ECO Class tanker that will join the Jones Act fleet. Once delivered, the Garden State will also join the ranks as one of the …
May 12, 2016 /  Vessels
Crowley to Christen third LNG-ready Product Tanker

Crowley to Christen third LNG-ready Product Tanker

Crowley Maritime Corp. announced it will hold a christening ceremony Thursday, May 5 in New Orleans for the newly built Louisiana, the company’s third of four new Jones Act product tankers. The …
May 5, 2016 /  Vessels