British Antarctic Survey (BAS), a component body of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), declares its fifth and final option for a one-year extension of the bareboat charter for “RRS Ernest Shackleton”. The option will be effective from August 2018.
UPDATE – eMARINE Global Awarded Third Stage of National Anti-Disaster Information System Contract from Korea’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries
SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — eMARINE Global, Inc. (OTC:EMRN), a leading provider of information and communications technology for the maritime industry, is pleased to announce Korea’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries awarded the Company a contract to develop a technology solution that predicts “red tide”, a condition that can produce toxic or harmful effects on people, fish, shellfish, marine mammals, and birds.
A class action lawsuit has been filed against Royal Caribbean in connection to what happened to passengers booked on the Liberty of the Seas, the week of Hurricane Harvey.
Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) releases information on vessel activity and utilisation 4-5 working days after the close of each quarter. The Company defines vessel utilisation as the percentage of the vessel charter period spent on contracted or multi-client data acquisition. Downtime (technical or maritime) and some standby activities are not included in the utilisation.
KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq:KVHI), today announced a partnership with Ocean Exploration Trust (OET), the international scientific research organization founded by RMS Titanic discoverer and renowned oceanographer Dr. Bob Ballard, to provide services and products to enhance the onboard experience for OET’s research team. In exchange, the team will provide firsthand feedback on various products that KVH develops.
SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — eMARINE Global, Inc. (OTC:EMRN), a leading provider of information and communications technology for the maritime industry, is pleased to announce it was awarded a maintenance contract from the Republic of Korea Navy (ROK Navy) for work through 2018.
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions Division Receives Multiple-Award Contract to Provide Training Services to the U.S. Navy
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Technical Solutions division was recently awarded a $25 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple-award contract from the U.S. Navy to provide training services for tactical afloat shipboard, ashore and submarine command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems.
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Announces Delivery of Two Capesize Vessels and One Ultra-Handymax Vessel
MONACO, Sept. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (“Navios Partners” or the “Company”) (NYSE:NMM), an international owner and operator of container and dry bulk vessels, announced today the delivery of three dry bulk vessels into its fleet.
Recognizing World Environmental Heath Day, the Cruise Industry Shows Efforts Toward Better Air Quality
Washington, Sept. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In honor of 2017 World Environmental Health Day and its theme of air quality, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is recognizing its Cruise Line Members’ efforts to protect the world’s air.