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Cory Logistics Ships Pilot Boat to East Africa

Cory Brothers has just completed a pilot boat manoeuvre from Pembrokeshire to Kenya for commercial boat builder Mustang Marine.  The boat was loaded directly from water onto a OXL heavylift vessel with 300te lifting capacity.

Law Enforcement Captures Underwater Search Equipment

The tools law enforcement agencies use to investigate crimes and ensure public safety are critical to their success.  Police departments and sheriffs offices around the country are adding underwater search

ACP CEO Honored with Latin Trade Award

Top award acknowledges outstanding service in the Western Hemisphere.   CEO of the Panama Canal Authority, Alberto Alemán Zubieta, will be awarded the Latin Trade BRAVO Business Award for Distinguished Service in the Hemisphere on October 28.

Baker Lyman Announces CORSAIR TVR Pre-Release

Baker, Lyman & Co. announced their long anticipated pre-release of CORSAIR TVR Software with interactive product demonstrations held at  the USCG Sub-Chapter M Public Hearing in New Orleans yesterday.

ABS Strengthens Presence in Korea

ABS is strengthening its ties to the Korean maritime industry by establishing the ABS Korea Energy Technology Center (KETC) in Busan in early 2012. This is ABS’ first energy center and will focus on applied research to a broad range of current and future technology challenges.

LPG Market Rebounds in 3Q: Exmar

EXMAR NV today gave its trading update for the 3Q 2011, numbers which show broad improvement in shipping rates and prospects. The operating result (EBIT) of the LPG fleet in the third quarter was $2.3 million (compared to $1.

Goeke Appointed COO of Seakeeper

The worldwide leader in gyroscopic boat roll stabilization, Seakeeper, Inc. appointed a new chief operating officer.  Tom Goeke most recently served as chief executive officer of Kloeckner Pentaplast Group, a multinational manufacturer of industrial films and coatings.

Statoil: Third quarter 2011 Results

Statoil's third quarter 2011 net operating income was NOK 39.3 billion, a 39% increase compared to NOK 28.2 billion in the third quarter of 2010.   "Statoil delivered strong financial results in the third quarter of 2011,

Congressional Panel Hears Infrastructure Concerns Of Ports

House Water Resources & Environment Subcommittee agrees investments needed. At a hearing today of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee,

NWF Elects New Officers

Michael Hennessey Named Chairman.   At its October 19, 2011 meeting in Pittsburgh, the National Waterways Foundation (NWF) elected the following officers:   Michael W. Hennessey, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Brownsville Marine Products, was elected Chairman.

NYSA's Curto Honored by NY/NJ Forwarders and Brokers Assn

Award dinner is January 25, 2012 at Marriott Marquis Hotel in NYC.     Joseph C. Curto, President of the New York Shipping Association (NYSA) has been chosen by the New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders and Brokers Association, Inc.

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature: Erie Canal

Profile America — Wednesday, October 26th.  One of young America's most ambitious engineering projects opened on this date in 1825 — allowing goods to flow from Lake Erie through New York State to the Hudson River.