Admiralty Law

C-E Names Matthews Manager Of Contracts, Marine Power Systems

The Power Systems Group of Combustion Engineering, Inc., Windsor, Conn., has announced the appointment of Thomas E. Matthews as manager of contracts, C-E Marine Power Systems. Mr. Matthews will be responsible for the overall performance and administration of marine contracts,


The New Hunter/Gatherers

U.S. Navy's Unmanned Mine Reconnaissance System Will Provide Organic Mine Countermeasures Capability The concept that a naval task force operating in littoral waters can detect underwater mines using remotely controlled unmanned vehicles is on the verge of being realized.

Berge Boston Gets New Ship Security System

The first vessel certified by DnV to comply with the new International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code by IMO. Berge Boston, has installed a new integrated Ship Security System by Norway-based Hernis Scan Systems A/S. Hernis is offering

NASSCO Holds Christening For Second Ingram-Class Tanker

Christening ceremonies were held recently at National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (NASSCO), San Diego, Calif., for the M/V Hunter Armistead, the second Ingram-Class tanker built for American Tankships, Inc., a subsidiary of Ingram Corporation, New Orleans.

McDermott Norge Receives $100-Million Amoco Norway Letter Of Intent

McDermott Norge, a division of Oceanic Contractors, Inc., which is a subsidiary of J. Ray McDermott & Co., Inc., has received a letter of intent for a $100-million contract with Amoco Norway Oil Company. McDermott Norge will act as the prime contractor for

Raytheon Building $1.4-Million Magnetic Measuring System For USN

Work is under way at Raytheon Company on a U.S. Navy system that will measure magnetic fields of ships before and after their hulls have been treated for defense against magnetically influenced mines. The automated system, which includes underwater magnetic

Navy Contracts Totaling $477 Million Awarded To Avondale Shipyards

The U.S. Navy recently exercised its option to have Avondale Shipyards, Inc., a subsidiary of Ogden Corporation, construct two additional fleet oilers at a total cost of $231.9 million. The Navy also awarded Avondale a $166- million contract to build a landing ship dock.

Exxon Awards IMODCO Contract To Construct Offshore Facility

IMODCO, Inc., 10960 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, Calif. 90024, pioneer designers and developers of offshore marine terminal systems, has received an important new contract from Exxon USA for a Santa Barbara Channel project and a letter of intent from Societe Entrepose- GTM,

Corrosion Control Seminar To Be Held Next Month

The LaQue Center for Corrosion Technology, Inc., located in Wrightsville Beach, N.C., will present a two-day training course on the "Fundamentals of Corrosion and Its Control" on December 3-4, 1991 at the Blockade Runner Hotel in Wrightsville Beach.

CITGO Offers "No Sheen" Aquamarine Oils

Effective maintenance of hydraulic equipment operating near marine environments represents a doubletough challenge. Pumps and equipment must be protected from the wear and corrosion caused by excess moisture, but safeguards have to be in place to

Offshore Drilling Drilling Rigs Maritime Piracy Shipboard Positions Ship Electronics coalition partnership boemre western fmp100 launches boat grandweld markey tapped wilhelmsen service this navy metal divers welcomes progress statoil contract feet determine test seahunter ironmen display retires oceanus saudi cargo marine uscg software paramarine vessel launch carriers supplying wins geos europe technip coex acquires ship iranian dmca seeks launch general training indian propulsion ship change management mobile power acquires parker claims government western strike business names updates flag induct president whats exports fpso mooring eternal springs orders spanish responding quandary join forces dutch bunker prime minister saab seaeye simulationx certifies support sell turmoil canal submarines general well gofm staff recruit august history telex station aims flng höegh amended cargoes ship stakeholders mtr100 farsounder dockingfuel package distributor laborde joins design philippines industry sale boem million shipping julian veteran appointed survival marseilles training theft ruling declares operator launch guard upcoming brass navaids almarin effects patterns work panama overlay piracy leak compressor returns after europe gazprom management ferry exercise hosts shipments simplifies vessel index trading target loading schedule uscg zone chiquita shipping mechant dday petters navy services environmental leadership kissee tankship return nkom contracts change uscg condition corrosion expedition field mode expansion august naval marine bhwagwan starts alpha appoints smart summit port 2014 perform shortterm outlook carrier bulk debuts maritime named managing carrier lineup companies brazil ship goodwood threat ebola fuels natgas operating begin going sustainability thirdquarter loss refinery syzran admaopco technip shipper sustainable submarine defence whats noise enhanced shipconstructor norden 230m second golar releases fuelled aveva acquires tanker lightered recycling waste with china training delivers sortland group sale line marine products should private ilwu washington market petrobras 25000teu possible engineering director cashless brightwell helps ships maps atlantic offers eedi profits danbunkering icbc leasing asiaeurope modifies cruise vessel nations asean green seeks somali german 50th anniversary climate covered deal subs manager thyssen selects marinelink from kizad pettit launched wins environmental deal maersk canal tours tidewater towboat finalizes acquisition program line india pact purdy northern maersk east azipod propulsion activity south bourbon abducted hybrid norwegian agri japanese lifeboat aids leaders maritime engine performance deal subsea scrambles myanmar panama impacts live launched ferries epci secures work virginia ckyhe indian ships scrubbers retrofitted