Product and Technical Innovation
Article Image

Ørsted’s first US-made crew transfer vessel starts sea trials

MA, United States

WindServe Marine has floated out crew transfer vessel (CTV) Windserve Odyssey destined for the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) project.Windserve Odyssey is about to start sea trials at...

Article Image

Slurry pumps for mining, oil sands, aggregates and dredging

GA, United States

GIW is renowned for their reliable heavy-duty slurry products The most important benefit in mineral processing is to maximize production time and minimize...

Article Image

ESG Launches the Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground

FL, United States

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) launched the SANDY GROUND (Hull 220), the second of three new Staten Island “Ollis Class” Ferries for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT)...

Article Image

All American Marine launches second of two cats for GWA

United States

All American Marine Inc. (AAM), Bellingham, Wash., has launched Orca II, the second of the two 78-foot by 27-foot aluminum catamarans it is building for Great Western Attractions (GWA) for operation...

Article Image

SEAMOR Marine delivers Chinook ROV to RCMP’s NURTC

Canada

SEAMOR Marine has delivered a Chinook remotely operated vehicle (ROV) to the RCMP’s National Underwater Recovery and Training Center (NURTC).RCMP Underwater Recovery Teams (URT) from Provinces...

Article Image

Fire Island to Montauk Point Reformulation Study

NY, United States

The 83 miles of shoreline along the south shore of Long Island, NY, between Fire Island Inlet and Montauk Point, has experienced serious erosion over the years, destroying resident homes. As a...

Article Image

Matson christens second Kanaloa-class ConRo

HI, United States

The second of two new Kanaloa-class ConRo ships on order for Honolulu-headquarterred Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX) was christened in a ceremony held at the NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, Calif., July...

Article Image

Weeks Marine Buys Ball Joints from Straatman for new Dredger

Recently, Straatman received an order from Weeks Marine for the engineering and production of two Pinch Ball Joints.The Pinch Ball joint is mostly used between a floating pipeline and cutter suction...

Article Image

Virginia’s First Offshore Wind Turbines Promise Jobs and Clean Power. They Won’t Come Cheap

VA, United States

The boat had just lost sight of land when two delicate shapes appeared on the horizon, like needles sprouting from the sea. As the boat got closer, they seemed to grow — and grow — until...

Article Image

HawkEye 360 just made it harder for shipping’s bad actors to go dark

VA, United States

Herndon, Va., headquartered HawkEye 360 Inc. has boosted its vessel monitoring capabilities, making it harder for vessels engaged in dubious activities to go dark by turning off AIS...

Article Image

NOAA to order two new oceanographic ships

MD, United States

NOAA — the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — is in the process of acquiring two new oceanographic ships as part of its fleet rebuilding effort. Once in service, the new...

Article Image

Alaska Marine Lines purchases two big barges from Sause

AK, United States

Alaska Marine Lines reports that it has expanded its fleet with the purchase of two cargo barges, the Kamakani and Namakani, from Oregon based Sause Bros. Sause terminated its Hawaii service in...

Article Image

Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District Commissions Two New Mud Cat Dredges and Booster Stations

CA, United States

Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District recently commissioned two Mud Cat 225D units each with their own industrial grinding system and booster station. The dredges were purchased under...

Article Image

Mike Hooks Dredging Company Inks Agreement with Mobile Pulley Works for Construction of New Cutter Suction Dredge

United States

Today, Mike Hooks, LLC of West Lake, Louisiana announced it will be building a new state-of-the-art cutter suction dredge. Originally founded in 1945 by Mike and Lorraine Hooks, the company is...

Article Image

VIDEO: Greenbrier delivers 204,000 barrel ATB barge to OSG

NY, United States

Overseas Shipholding Group Inc. (NYSE: OSG) reports that it has received delivery of the OSG 204, a 204,000 barrel capacity ATB tank barge from Greenbrier Marine a division of the Greenbrier...