Companies

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MISSISSIPPI MARINE CORP.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER MILE 538.7 ON LAKE FERGUSON
  • Principal Commodity : NONE

MILWAUKEE RIVER CRUISE LINE

  • Area of Operation : MILWAUKEE HARBOR & RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

MOBY MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : BAHAMAS, CARIBBEAN, GULF OF MEXICO AND SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES, CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN

MIRCO INDUSTRIES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAY
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS

MINI TOWING SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : COLUMBIA RIVER BETWEEN PORTLAND, OR AND ASTORIA, OR
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL TOWING - LOG RAFT TOWING

Vessels

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VIKING STARSHIP

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

VENTURE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

AGNES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MANITOWOC

  • Type : Carfloat (Railroad Car Barge)
  • Construction : Steel

VIKING STARIPER

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood
Philly Shipyard Delivers APT Tanker

Philly Shipyard Delivers APT Tanker

Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI), the sole operating subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA (Oslo: PHLY), today delivered the American Endurance, the first of four next generation 50,000 dwt product tankers that it is building for American Petroleum Tankers (APT), a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, Inc. This delivery is the 25th vessel built by PSI (formerly known as Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc.). The next generation 50,000 dwt product tanker is based on a proven Hyundai Mipo Dockyards (HMD) design that also incorporates numerous fuel efficiency features, flexible cargo capability

Navy to Christen Submarine Colorado

Navy to Christen Submarine Colorado

The Navy will christen its newest Virginia-class fast attack submarine, the future USS Colorado (SSN 788), during an 11 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, Dec. 3 at General Dynamics Electric Boat Shipyard in Groton, Connecticut. The Honorable Ray Mabus, secretary of the Navy, will deliver the ceremony's principal address. His daughter, Anne Mabus, is serving as the ship's sponsor. "The christening of the future USS Colorado is an example of our enduring partnership with our nation's shipbuilders

DSME to Spin off IT Biz Unit

DSME to Spin off IT Biz Unit

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) plans to spin off its IT business unit next year in an effort to streamline its business structure, reports Yonhap.   The unit, provisionally named DSME Information System, will be started on Jan. 1, the company said. The company will manage DSME’s IT system and related tasks with some 150 employees, it said.   The planned spinoff is part of the shipyard's restructuring schemes which include asset sales and a reduction in workforce.

Samsung Heavy Cancels $776.8 mln LNG FPSO Order

Samsung Heavy Cancels $776.8 mln LNG FPSO Order

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has terminated a contract worth a 907.6 billion won ($776.8 million) for the construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) floating production and storage (FPSO) unit the shipbuilder signed with an unnamed European buyer back in January 2009.   The South Korean shipbuilder said in a regulatory filing that the order, which came from an unspecified European firm, was cancelled as the firm did not issue a work order by a deadline agreed upon.

India Looks at Port Dependent Industries in Major Ports

India Looks at Port Dependent Industries in Major Ports

India's Ministry of Shipping held a consultation meeting with various stake holders on ‘Policy for Award of Waterfront and Associated Land to Port Dependent Industries in Major Ports’ in New Delhi.    The policy was approved by the Union Cabinet earlier this year and is aimed at bringing uniformity and transparency in the procedure for awarding captive facilities at ports.    The meeting was attended by various stakeholders from companies such as Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, Bharat Petroleum, Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited, Adani Ports, SEPC Power Pvt Ltd

Tough Times in Shipping Fleet Demolition

Strong demolition has been a prominent feature of the shipping industry this year, as challenging market conditions continue to drive a significant supply-side response in a number of sectors, says Clarksons Research.   Across the total shipping fleet, demolition could reach one of the highest levels on record in full year 2016, but which markets in particular have taken the biggest hits?   2016 has been an extremely difficult year for the shipping markets, with conditions in most sectors under pressure.

Training Workshop to Boost Tunisia’s Maritime Security Legislation

Training Workshop to Boost Tunisia’s Maritime Security Legislation

International Maritime Organization (IMO)  is assisting Tunisia with the development of its maritime security legislation with a training workshop, taking place in the country’s capital of Tunis (30 November – 1 December).   Participating in the event are Tunisian Government officials, particularly legal experts responsible for implementing security measures set out in the IMO instruments SOLAS Chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code.

Maritime Surveillance on Agenda in Mozambique

Maritime Surveillance on Agenda in Mozambique

A project to provide a single display maritime surveillance system for Mozambique has been commissioned and handed over to the country’s Government in Maputo (1 December).    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) -supported project is set to boost maritime situational awareness for all concerned agencies in Mozambique and enhance operational decision making and increase cooperation in dealing with maritime security issues.

Enhancing Maritime Security in the Dominican Republic

Enhancing Maritime Security in the Dominican Republic

A table-top exercise on maritime security has been held in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, (1-2 December) to assist the country to effectively implement provisions that fall within the scope of  International Maritime Organization (IMO)  maritime security measures, including SOLAS chapter XI-2 and the International ship and Port Facilities Security (ISPS) Code and the SUA treaties.    Organized by IMO in collaboration with the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC)

Meercat Workboats’ Move to New Premises

Meercat Workboats’ Move to New Premises

Meercat Workboats yesterday moved from Portchester to new, purpose built premises in Hythe Marine Park, Southampton, UK. To coincide with the move the company’s management team has been restructured, two new vessels have been delivered and one new order confirmed. The new site is 1,600 sqm, has two 20-tonne gantry cranes, a machine shop, an electrical workshop, a hydraulic workshop, aluminum welding bays, steel fabrication bays, dedicated stores, offices and customer parking.  A sum of circa £500,000 has been invested in the move.

ICC, DRD Team Up to Shed Light on Arbitration

ICC, DRD Team Up to Shed Light on Arbitration

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced it has entered into a cooperation agreement with Dispute Resolution Data (DRD) – a research service for international commercial arbitration and mediation. Under the terms of the agreement, the ICC International Court of Arbitration will provide data that will ultimately contribute to a greater understanding of dispute resolution use and practice worldwide. Andrea Carlevaris

AAL Wins Australia Shipping Excellence Awards

AAL Wins Australia Shipping Excellence Awards

AAL, one of the world’s leading breakbulk, project cargo and heavy lift shipping operators, has been awarded the prize for ‘Excellence in Project Cargo, Breakbulk / Heavy Lift’ at the 21st Annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. Only two weeks earlier the specialist multipurpose heavy-lift operator was voted ‘Breakbulk Operator of the Year’ at the Global Freight Awards 2016 in London – the first time the breakbulk sector had been recognised at these awards.