Companies

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TAYLOR INDUSTRIES

  • Area of Operation : LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : FABRICATED MATERIALS

T. J. RENTAL SERVICES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : LAKES, SOUNDS AND BAYOUS - GRAND ISLE TO HOUMA NAVIGATIONAL CHANNEL
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTER TO OTHERS

TATE & LYLE GRAIN TERMINAL

  • Area of Operation : 591.80 TENNESSEE RIVER 2 MILE RADIUS
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN-CORN & HARBOR TOWING

TAPPAN ZEE CONSTRUCTORS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : GENERALLY, BETWEEN TARRYTOWN, NY AND SOUTH NYACK, NY ON THE HUDSON RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION SUPPLIES

T. L. C. MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS OF LOUISIANA, TEXAS AND MISSISSIPPI
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND UNKNOWN RIG EQUIPMENT

Vessels

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DELTA VIKING

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NOKOMIS

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

FAUST

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AFOGNAK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KIRBY

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel
Injured Man hoisted from fishing Boat 25 mi off Cape Ann, MA

Injured Man hoisted from fishing Boat 25 mi off Cape Ann, MA

A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod hoisted a man Saturday from the fishing boat Golden Girl while 25 miles southeast of Cape Ann. The captain of Golden Girl contacted Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders Saturday morning and reported a crewman aboard severely injured his hand and needed medical attention. The aircrew launched and arrived on scene at about 12:20 p.m. to medevac the man. After a successful hoist, the man was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital. Helicopter pilot Lt.

Scorpio lines up $172m in loans for newbuilds

Scorpio lines up $172m in loans for newbuilds

Scorpio Tankers Inc. announced today that the Company has received commitments for a loan facility of up to $172 million from a group of financial institutions including Macquarie Bank Limited (London Branch), DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale ("DekaBank"), The Export-Import Bank of Korea ("KEXIM") and Garanti-Instituttet for Eksportkreditt ("GIEK"). The loan facility, which is composed of multiple tranches, will be used to finance up to 60% of the market value of eight MR product tankers under construction at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., Ltd. which are scheduled for delivery in 2017 and 2018.

Mattis Takes Oath as 26th Defense Secretary

Mattis Takes Oath as 26th Defense Secretary

By a 98-1 vote, the Senate confirmed retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to be the 26th secretary of defense Jan. 20, and Vice President Michael R. Pence administered his oath of office shortly afterward.R. Pence administered his oath of office shortly afterward. Mattis is the first retired general officer to hold the position since General of the Army George C. Marshall in the early 1950s. Congress passed a waiver for the retired four-star general to serve in the position

Norway Awards 4 APA Licensing to MOL

Norway Awards 4 APA Licensing to MOL

The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has announced the results of the APA (Award in Pre-Defined Areas) licensing round, which granted four licences to MOL Norge on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.  MOL Group’s Norwegian subsidiary, MOL Norge participated in the second APA licensing round since MOL Group entered Norway in 2015. The awarded licences are located in MOL Norge core areas.   “MOL Group unveiled a 2030 long-term strategy that targets that Exploration and Production should be a self funding and value generating business even in a low oil price environment.

Action Must be Taken If We are to Address UK Seafarer Shortfall

Action Must be Taken If We are to Address UK Seafarer Shortfall

UK Chamber CEO Guy Platten has responded to the publication of the Department for Transport Seafarer Projections Review by calling on government to back its SMarT Plus proposal.   The Department for Transport has this week published a study to assess the UK supply and demand for trained seafarers to fulfill roles at sea and onshore over the coming decade.   The UK Seafarer Projections study identified a shortage of 3,000- 4,000 UK deck and engine officers, and 2,000 UK ratings by 2026.

Danish Shipping Tribunal Relocated to Viborg

Danish Shipping Tribunal Relocated to Viborg

As part of the Danish Government's plan "Better balance – Government jobs closer to citizens and companies" (only available in Danish), the Danish Appeals Boards Authority was established on 1 January 2017.   A large number of Danish appeals boards have relocated to the Danish Appeals Boards Authority in the city of Viborg in Jutland, including the Danish Shipping Tribunal.   In this connection, secretarial assistance for the Danish Shipping Tribunal, which was previously provided by the Danish Maritime Authority, has been transferred to the Danish Appeals Boards Authority.

DryShips Buys First Very Large Gas Carrier

DryShips Buys First Very Large Gas Carrier

DryShips Inc., a diversified owner of ocean group cargo vessels, announced that it has acquired one Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) currently under construction at Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) for a purchase price of $83.5 million.    The Company financed the closing price of $21.9 million by using part its undrawn liquidity under the $200.0 million New Sifnos Revolver, which now stands at $142.9 million.    The $61.6 million balance of the purchase price for the VLGC will be payable in installments until the vessel's delivery from HHI.

Mining Wastes Report Identifies Research Gaps

Mining Wastes Report Identifies Research Gaps

More scientific research needs to be done to understand and assess the environmental impacts of wastes from mining operations which have been disposed into the marine environment, a new report shows.   The Joint Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Environmental Protection (GESAMP) report, Impacts of mine tailings in the marine environment, provides the findings of an international workshop held in Lima, Peru (in 2015) and makes a number of recommendations for future work.

In The Middle Of A (Supply) Chain Reaction?

In The Middle Of A (Supply) Chain Reaction?

In 2016 the shipping industry saw significant supply side adjustments in reaction to continued market pressures, says a report from Clarksons Research.   For shipbuilders this meant a historically low level of newbuild demand with fewer than 500 orders reported in 2016, and the volume of tonnage on order declined sharply. Meanwhile, higher levels of delivery slippage and strong demolition saw fleet growth fall to its lowest level in over a decade.   2016 was an extremely challenging year for the shipbuilding industry.

EMGS Inks Charter for BOA Thalassa

EMGS Inks Charter for BOA Thalassa

Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has signed a new charter agreement for the vessel BOA Thalassa with BOA SBL AS (owner of the vessel) at new and improved commercial terms. The new terms are valid through 1 October 2019 with an option to extend the new agreement through 1 April 2021. EMGS and the owners have agreed to a reduction of the charter hire rate by approximately 20%. EMGS and BOA SBL AS have also agreed to some additional flexibility during 2017.

Acting SECNAV, Other Navy Leaders Announced

Acting SECNAV, Other Navy Leaders Announced

The Honorable Sean J. Stackley assumed the responsibilities of acting secretary of the Navy Jan. 20 at noon. Stackley, who served as the assistant secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition) for more than eight years, will carry out the day-to-day responsibilities of the secretary of the Navy until the incoming Trump administration nominates, and Congress confirms, a replacement for Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus. The Honorable Thomas W.

Shoreham Port staff given paediatric first aid training

Shoreham Port staff given paediatric first aid training

With over half of Shoreham Port's employees already trained in adult emergency first aid the port offering paediatric first aid training has enabled individuals to feel more confident about delivering first aid outside of the workplace, especially if they have children or babies in their family.   The Port welcomed back First Aid Co-ordinators Eddie Seaborne MBE and Karyn Ashcroft from St Vincent College this week to deliver paediatric first aid training to a number of port staff and their friends and family.