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Video: Ships Collide Head on in the Welland Canal

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Canadian officials are investigating a collision between two general cargo vessels in the Welland Canal in southern Ontario.The 138-meter Alanis and the 136-meter Florence Spirit collided Saturday while

US Turns Screws on Maritime Industry to Cut off Venezuela's Oil

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Several companies that certify vessels are seaworthy and ship insurers have withdrawn services to tankers involved in the Venezuelan oil trade as the United States targets the maritime industry to tighten sanctions on the Latin American country.

Fire Breaks Out on US Navy Ship in San Diego

 U.S. Navy photo by Lt. John J. Mike/Released

U.S. Navy ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) caught fire on Sunday morning while it was moored pier side at Naval Base San Diego.According to the U.S. Navy, 21 people were being treated for light injuries on Sunday.

Shipbuilding

ABB Power System for World’s Largest Diamond Recovery Vessel


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The world's largest, and first custom-built, diamond recovery vessel, to be owned by Debmarine

GTT to Design Tanks for COSCO LNG Tanker Trio

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French GTT has received an order from the Chinese shipyard Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding for the

Wabtec to Supply Engines for Marad's NSMV Fleet

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Wabtec Corporation said it has been awarded a contract worth more than $10 million to supply

Contracts

Great Lakes Wins Dredging Contracts Worth More than $50 Mln

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The United States' largest dredging services provider Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation on

Vigor Wins $133 Mln US Navy Repair Job

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Vigor Marine has been awarded a $133,406,869 firm-fixed-price contract to prepare for and

Elbit Systems Wins $53 Mln Navy Contract

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Elbit Systems announced Wednesday it has been awarded a contract valued at approximately $53

Technology

COMSAT Bolsters Inmarsat Network

COMSAT Santa Paula, Calif. teleport bolsters Inmar

Satellite connectivity solutions provider COMSAT said it is extending the life of Inmarsat’s

BV Opens Remote Survey Center in Singapore

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Bureau Veritas (BV) has opened a new remote survey center in Singapore, with more new locations to

American P&I Club, ABS Consulting Partner on Cyber Awareness

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Collaboration between risk management and insurance sectors will focus on education

Legal

Ocean Tankers' Supervisor to Start Restructuring Talks with Owners

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EY, the court-appointed supervisor for Ocean Tankers Pte Ltd (OTPL), has proposed two

Italy Seizes Charity Rescue Vessel

Sea-Watch 3 (File photo: Sea Watch)

Italian authorities have seized a boat operated by a German NGO that last month rescued more than

CMA CGM Halts Timber Exports from Gambia Over Rosewood Risk

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Shipping group CMA CGM said on Wednesday it was suspending timber exports from Gambia due to

People & Company News

Sickles Named Interim Head of Dredging Contractors of America

Mark D. Sickles

Former Dredging Contractors of America (DCA) executive director and Weeks Marine’s corporate and

UKHO Taps Sparkes as Acting Chief Executive

Rear Admiral Peter Sparkes (Photo: UKHO)

The U.K. Hydrographic Office has announced the appointment of Rear Admiral Peter Sparkes

Seaboard CEO Bresky Passes Away

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Seaboard Corporation announced Monday that its president, CEO and chairman of the board Steven J.

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