Product and Technical Innovation
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Shipyard ceremony marks start of LCS 27 construction

MD, United States

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and shipbuilder Fincantieri Marinette Marine have marked the start of construction on Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 27, the future USS Nantucket. In a ceremony at the...

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DSC newest dredge "Sharkuda" contains two innovative patent designs

LA, United States

Did You Know... DSC leads the way in dredging innovation and strives to be on the cutting edge of useful improvements that change the way dredging is performed. Through the years, dredges have changed...

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Foss inks U.S. offshore wind MOU with Østensjø Rederi

WA, United States

Foss Maritime LLC, Seattle, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Haugesund, Norway, headquartered Østensjø Rederi AS to establish a partnership to provide domestic Service Operation Vessels...

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All American launches Duke research vessel

WA, United States

The All American Marine, Inc. (AAM) shipyard in Bellingham, Wash., has completed construction and launched an aluminum research and survey vessel for Duke University.AAM is the exclusive North...

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Foremost Group takes delivery of eco-friendly bulker

NY, United States

Privately-owned American dry bulk shipping company Foremost Group has taken delivery of a new 85,004 metric tons deadweight post-Panamax bulk carrier, the M/V Ting MayThe eco-friendly post-Panamax...

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Mishap delays delivery of new Barnstable County dredge

MA, United States

BARNSTABLE — A new $1.2 million Barnstable County dredge scheduled for delivery this week is delayed due to a mishap at the Ellicott Dredges manufacturing facility in Baltimore. As it was...

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Trimble Releases New Marine Construction Software

CA, United States

Trimble has released its new Trimble Marine Construction Software for Positioning that provides contractors with the ability to perform their own pre-/post-construction hydrographic survey. The...

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FLIR Introduces M300 Series Marine Cameras

VA, United States

M300 Series Combines Thermal and High-Definition Visible Imaging to Offer Professional Mariners, First Responders, and Recreational Boaters Increased Situational Awareness and Safer...

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Eastern launches new 5,100-hp escort tug for Bisso Offshore

FL, United States

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc., Panama City, Fla., has launched the first of two 80’x38’x13’2?, 5,100-hp Z-drive tugs. The C.D. White is being built for Bisso Offshore LLC, a division of E.N. Bisso...

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NSF picks operator for third Regional Class Research Vessel

LA, United States

A consortium co-led by the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) and the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has been awarded a four-year National Science Foundation (NSF)...

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Rohr-Idreco Dredge Systems commissions another Jet Suction DRAGA for a German customer

Netherlands

This efficient dredger is equipped with 3D-DGPS system and able to pump a mixture of 1100m3/hr, at a depth of 13m and to a distance of 300m. All of this with only 250kW of installed power. RIDS will...

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First X-Bow polar vessel named, delivered and set to explore

FL, United States

The first in a series of expedition ships being built for Miami headquartered SunStone Ships was named Greg Mortimer in a ceremony held today at China Merchants Heavy Industries (CMHI) shipyard in...

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Fednav takes delivery of 35,000 dwt ice class bulker

Quebec, Canada

Montreal, Quebec, headquartered Fednav Limited yesterday took delivery of the Federal Montreal, its newest Great Lakes-suitable handysize vessel, in a ceremony at Japan’s Oshima Shipyard.The Federal...

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USACE issues solicitation for cutter suction head dredge for Azerbaijan

PA, United States

The Marine Design Center (MDC) of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has issued a solicitation to acquire a new, non-propelled, cutter suction head dredge. The project is being accomplished...