Offshore energy service majors are all set to discover if foreign-flagged vessels are hauling energy-related equipment from the US ports and installing or delivering them.
The first ever Jones Act compliant offshore wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV), a key vessel for the development of the U.S. offshore wind industry, will be built to ABS Class.
In recognition of the severe impacts on Puerto Rico from Hurricanes Irma and Maria, Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary approved a waiver of the federal Jones Act.
Homeland Security Acting Secretary extended the limited Jones Act Waiver initially signed on September 8 at the recommendation of the Departments of Defense and Energy.
The Jones Act, also known as the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, is a federal law that provides certain protections for employees who are injured while working aboard U.S. vessels.
ITF has welcomed a fine of USD 10 million imposed on the natural gas producer Furie Operating Alaska LLC for breaking the USA’s Jones Act
As part of the company’s industry-leading, vessel build program, Crowley Maritime Corp. christened the first of four new, Jones Act product tankers today at the Tampa Cruise Terminal.