Product and Technical Innovation
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C&C Marine and Repair delivers first of 15 towboats for Maritime Partners

LA, United States

C&C Marine and Repair’s Belle Chasse, La., shipyard last month completed the first in a series of towboats of the same design that it will deliver to Metairie, La., Maritime Partners. Named...

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First SHARKUDA dredge now in operation

LA, United States

DSC Dredge say latest technology set to revolutionize hydraulic dredging industry DSC Dredge, a world leader in customized dredging solutions, say their first SHARKUDA dredge is now operational and...

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Vole au vent starts North American offshore wind tour

VA, United States

Jan De Nul has deployed its offshore jack-up installation vessel Vole au vent to install the wind turbines on the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) demonstration project offshore Virginia,...

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All American launches first of two distinctive excursion vessels

United States

All American Marine, Inc. (AAM) has launched the first of two 80 foot x 27 foot aluminum catamarans for Great Western Attractions (GWA). The second sister ship is set to launch in June.Designed by...

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ASD-90 tug joins Foss Maritime fleet in Long Beach

CA, United States

The Jamie Ann, the first of four new ASD-90 tugs constructed by Nichols Brothers Boat Builders for the Saltchuk group of companies, arrived Saturday in her new homeport of Long Beach, Calif.With her...

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Metal Shark Alabama delivers inland towboat to FMT

LA, United States

Metal Shark’s Bayou La Batre, Ala., shipyard has delivered its first newbuild, a 120- by 35-foot river towboat for Florida Marine Transporters Inc. (FMT) of Mandeville, La.Designed by John W....

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Crowley to install FleetXpress on a majority of its vessels

FL, United States

Following successful trials on its Aframax tanker California in Alaska, and on the recently reflagged containership Rio Grande Express, which it manages, Crowley Maritime Corporation has agreed a...

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Custom Dredge Works Announces the Launch of a New 12-inch Electric Cutter Suction Dredge for Tuckahoe Sand & Gravel

NJ, United States

Custom Dredge Works (CDW) and Tuckahoe Sand & Gravel are excited to announce the launch of a new 12” Electric Powered Cutter Suction Dredge in Tuckahoe, NJ.In just the past three years Custom...

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Metal Shark building new 55-foot pilot boat

LA, United States

Jeanerette, La., headquartered shipbuilder Metal Shark is building a welded aluminum 55 foot x 17 foot pilot boat for the Pascagoula Bar Pilots Association in Mississippi.Designed in-house, the new...

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Weeks Marine & Eastern Shipbuilding Announce Contract for Construction of Sister Ship to TSHD Magdalen

FL, United States

Weeks Marine and Eastern Shipbuilding Group (Eastern) announced they have signed a contract to construct a sister ship to Weeks Marine’s TSHD MAGDALEN, the twin screw trailing suction hopper dredge...

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Crowley takes delivery of Alaska fuels market ATB from Bollinger

FL, United States

Bollinger Shipyards Lockport, LLC yesterday delivered an articulated tug-barge (ATB) unit capable of transporting multiple clean petroleum products in the Alaska market to Crowley Fuels LLC – the...

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EEW SPC sends off first monopile foundations for US waters

VA, United States

Rostock-based EEW Special Pipe Constructions GmbH has manufactured and delivered the first monopile foundations to be installed off the United States.EEW SPC built the two heavy monopile foundations...

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NYC Ferry takes delivery of first Tier 4 compliant vessels

NY, United States

Designer Incat Crowther reports that the the still expanding NYC Ferry by Hornblower has taken delivery of its first EPA Tier 4 compliant vessels. Named H401 and Curiosity, the 29 meter ferries were...