Companies

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CROWLEY MARINE SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : PUGET SOUND, ALASKA, HAWAII AND WORLDWIDE
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL FREIGHT AND TOWING

CROWE BOATS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MORGAN CITY ICW TO HOUSTON, TX; MORGAN CITY TO PANAMA CITY, FL; ICW MORGAN CITY TO VENICE ICW AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING DRILL PIPE, MUD COMMODITIES AND PLATFORM EQUIPMENT

CROSS-STATE TOWING CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : FLORIDA GULF COAST TO NEW ORLEANS AND FLORIDA EAST COAST TO NORFOLK, VA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING DIESEL, JP5, #6 OIL AND GASOLINE

CUMMINGS, TOMMY, JR.

  • Area of Operation : MCKELLAR LAKE
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING BARGES

CURTIN MARITIME CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : ALL ALONG WESTERN COAST OF UNITED STATES, AS WELL AS CANADA AND MEXICO

Vessels

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MACKEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ML

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARINE SERVICE MASTER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WOOLFORD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BAILEY JANICE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel
MOB Device for Immediate Alert for Fast Response

MOB Device for Immediate Alert for Fast Response

Professional mariners know the life-threatening hazards of falling overboard, but may not consider how critical the recovery window is, especially with a moving vessel. Compact and easily carried on a PFD, the ALERT2 Man-Overboard Alarm System from Emerald Marine Products immediately sets off a piercing audible alarm in the wheelhouse upon immersion, and can even be wired to stop an engine and/or set a waypoint on a chartplotter. At its most basic, the easily installed ALERT2 Man-Overboard Alarm System consists of the AT101 Transmitter and AR100 Receiver.

The Switch Acquires Wärtsilä Drives’ Products

The Switch Acquires Wärtsilä Drives’ Products

The Switch, a technology specialist of advanced drive trains, announced its acquisition of Wärtsilä’s marine drives business that encompasses specialized megawatt-class power drives targeting marine applications. The Yaskawa-backed investment gives The Switch a stronger foothold in its growing marine business area. Together, The Switch and the Norway-based marine drives business aim to benefit from a number of inherent added-value synergies, including a stronger machine and drive package offering, a broader product range and a wider market access.

S.Korea: Hanjin Cash, Parent Support Should Cover Offloading Fees

S.Korea: Hanjin Cash, Parent Support Should Cover Offloading Fees

Cash from top shareholder, executives should cover offload costs. South Korea's government said cash held by Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd and funds pledged by its parent group should meet the costs of unloading some $14 billion in cargo stranded on vessels operated by the troubled container line. The collapse of South Korea's biggest shipping operator late last month has plunged the shipping industry into chaos ahead of the crucial year-end holiday shopping season as dozens of vessels and their crews wait for money needed to pay for port and handling fees.

Harvest Halts as Rains Douse Midwest, Could Impact Barge Loading

Harvest Halts as Rains Douse Midwest, Could Impact Barge Loading

Heavy rains and flooding swamped a broad swathe of the northern Midwest this week, halting the harvest of corn and soybeans and forcing the closure of at least two Iowa crop processing plants, traders and farmers said on Friday. Farmers' concerns grew that standing water in fields could damage unharvested crops, while floodwaters swelled the Mississippi River and threatened to disrupt the loading of export-bound grain barges.

Libyan Oil Port Takeover Gives Edge to Eastern Commander

Less than a fortnight after forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar swept into four of Libya's oil ports, tankers are loading, production has jumped, and momentum has shifted firmly in the divisive former general's favour.   For Haftar's opponents, and for Western powers, the move on the ports was alarming. Haftar and his backers in eastern Libya have been in a stand-off for months with a unity government in Tripoli, blocking any parliamentary vote to endorse it and challenging the U.N.-mediated deal to unify Libya.

Bolivia's Morales Accuses Chile of Restricting Access to Ports

Bolivian President Evo Morales told the United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday that Chile had restricted access to ports on its coast in violation of free passage treaties, in the latest flare-up of tensions between the traditional rivals.   "Hundreds of testimonies of affected Bolivian men and women - poorly treated and victims of recurring violations of their human rights - tell a story of racist and discriminatory practices," Morales said in a speech to the council in Geneva.   Chilean authorities denied they had impeded transit by Bolivians to the ports.

Port of New Orleans Board Elects Kearney as Chairman

Port of New Orleans Board Elects Kearney as Chairman

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans has elected Mr. Michael W. Kearney chairman. Mr. Kearney represents Orleans Parish and joined the Board in December of 2012 when he was appointed by former Gov. Bobby Jindal.   He succeeds Mr. William T. Bergeron, whose term as chairman expired this month. Mr. Bergeron will continue to serve as a commissioner. In addition, the Board elected Mr. Robert R. Barkerding vice chairman and Mr. Laney T. Chouest secretary-treasurer.   Mr. Kearney is president and owner of The Kearney Companies Inc.

Carnival Signs MOA for First New Cruise Ships Built in China

Carnival Signs MOA for First New Cruise Ships Built in China

Carnival Corporation & plc has announced that its cruise joint venture in China has signed a non-binding memorandum of agreement (MOA) to order the industry’s first new cruise ships built in China for the Chinese market. The MOA is subject to several conditions including closing of the joint venture, financing and other key terms.   As part of the new MOA, Carnival Corporation’s cruise joint venture in China agreed to order two new cruise ships to be built by a newly formed China-based shipbuilding joint venture between China’s largest shipbuilder, China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC)

FMC: Update Regarding Commission Briefings on the Status of Hanjin Shipping

FMC: Update Regarding Commission Briefings on the Status of Hanjin Shipping

The status of Hanjin Shipping and the disruptions caused by its bankruptcy to the American shipping community, as well as global supply chains, was examined closely by the Federal Maritime Commission during the closed session of the September 20, 2016 public meeting.   Commissioners were briefed by staff from the Office of the General Counsel; the Bureau of Trade Analysis; the Bureau of Enforcement; and the Office of Consumer Affairs & Dispute Resolution Services about a variety of developments related to the insolvency of Hanjin Shipping. Topics addressed included: proceedings in the U.S.

Sirius Orders Two Oil/Chemical Tankers

Sirius Orders Two Oil/Chemical Tankers

Sirius Shipping AB has ordered two oil/chemical tankers with the latest technology and in compliance with future rules and regulations, such as Tier III, at Avic Dingheng shipyard.   This is the 5th project that FKAB signes in less than a year, on a tanker project.The design is developed in cooperation between FKAB and Sirius and it started already in 2012, under the name “EVOlution.” The design with a gas-ready two-stroke engine, is based on proven hull lines, to reduce the fuel consumption to be one of the most efficient vessel in its segment.

Shell Loads First LNG Vessel at Gate Terminal

Shell Loads First LNG Vessel at Gate Terminal

Shell loads first LNG vessel, using new LNG fuel infrastructure at Gate terminal. The new LNG fuel infrastructure included the construction of a new berth. This new berth has now started operations. The loading of Shell’s chartered LNG vessel, the Coral Methane happened on September 19th.    Background: In July 2014, Shell took the Final Investment Decision to buy capacity at the Gas Access to Europe (Gate) terminal, which enabled the investment in new, dedicated liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel infrastructure. The new LNG fuel infrastructure included the construction of a new berth.

Newport International Boat Show Announces Edson Awards

Newport International Boat Show Announces Edson Awards

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show,announced today the results of this year’s Edson Awards for Excellence in Portraying Company Image. Presented by Will Keene, chairman of Edson International, and given to companies whose display and employees exemplify pride and professionalism, the awards were presented to four category winners who each received a $1,000 credit toward their 2017 show contract costs from the show producers. Edson also awarded a Star of the Showplaque to an overall winner.