Vadim Humenyuk pleaded guilty to operating a commercial cargo ship while intoxicated, announced United States Attorney David L. Anderson and U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port Marie Byrd. The plea was accepted by U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas S. Hixon.
Archives for December 2019
Keppel O&M has clinched 104 scrubber and ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) retrofit orders worth a combined value of about S$160 million for the year-to-date.
The quay walls, the jetty and associated works for the currently under construction HES Hartel Tank Terminal were completed on schedule today, 17 December 2019.
Working in close cooperation, Damen Shipyards Group, the Mexican Navy, subcontractors and suppliers have completed successful sea trials of the Mexican Navy’s POLA-class ARM Reformador.
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a Group company of MHI based in Yokohama, has concluded a contract with MOL to build two LNG-fueled ferries, the first such project in Japan.
Matson, Inc., a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, took delivery of its newest vessel, the largest combination con-ro ship ever built in the United States, from General Dynamics NASSCO.
On Thursday, December 19, singer Marc Anthony’s luxury yacht had caught fire and the 36.5-meter long boat was halfway submerged in Biscayne Bay, after which it required 45 firefighters to extinguish flames for around two hours.
For four years, Deacon Dileep Athaide has been a Catholic port chaplain to the thousands of seafarers who work on the container ships and tankers in Metro Vancouver ports.
Cruise ships are getting larger and the activities onboard more extreme. WSJ’s Scott McCartney visits a shipyard in Finland to see how the cruise operator Carnival is able to pack so much on a ship — including a rollercoaster — and still have it float.