Companies

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MCLEAN CONTRACTING CO.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERS, MARYLAND, DELAWARE, VIRGINIA, SOUTH CAROLINA AND NORTH CAROLINA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

MCKINNEY MARINE

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER, GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA, TEXAS, MISSISSIPPI AND ALABAMA
  • Principal Commodity : DRY CARGO AND PETRO CHEMICALS

MCBRIDE BARGE CO.

  • Area of Operation : OHIO RIVER BETWEEN MT. VERNON, IN AND PITTSBURGH, PA
  • Principal Commodity : SAND, GRAVEL, ROCK AND CEMENT

MCM PROPERTIES, LLLP

  • Area of Operation : FROM FACILITY IN SAULT STE. MARIE, MI TO FREIGHT VESSELS ON ST. MARYS RIVER WITHIN VICINITY OF THE FACILITY.
  • Principal Commodity : FOOD AND GENERAL SUPPLIES FOR VESSELS AND CREW

MCCALL, HOWARD, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO NEAR COASTAL
  • Principal Commodity : SUPPLIES

Vessels

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CONDO II

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

FREEDOM

  • Type : RO-RO Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

HONOR

  • Type : RO-RO Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

CBY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CC

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel
Maran Tankers Takes Suezmax Delivery from Daehan

Maran Tankers Takes Suezmax Delivery from Daehan

Greek operator Maran Tankers Management (MTM), part of the Angelicoussis Group, has taken delivery of the 157,000 dwt oil tanker Maran Orpheus, built by Daehan Shipbuilding Co. in South Korea. The Suezmax delivery follows the 157,946 dwt Maran Phoebe handed over from Daehan in June. Both ships are Greek-flagged and classed by DNV GL.Daehan is also building the ABS-classed, 157,000 dwt Maran Aspasia and Maran Solon scheduled for delivery to MTM in October and December respectively. Again, these vessels will be flagged in Greece.

Cargo Ship Grounds After Officer On Watch Falls Asleep

Cargo Ship Grounds After Officer On Watch Falls Asleep

A Vietnamese-flagged cargo ship ran aground near the Philippines' Antique province Thursday after the officer on watch fell asleep, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said.The 90-meter, 2,551-gross-ton Globe 6 was transporting a rice cargo from Ho Chi Minh City to Davao City and had 25 crew members on board at the time of the incident. The ship's master Nguyen Hoai told the PCG that the officer on watch had been asleep when the grounding occurred.

Hermitage Offshore Services Files for Chapter 11

Hermitage Offshore Services Files for Chapter 11

Offshore vessel owner Hermitage Offshore Services, hit by prolonged low oil prices and business fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, said it has voluntarily filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.New York-listed Hermitage, part of the Scorpio Group, said it filed for Chapter 11 after failing to reach a financial restructuring deal with lenders out of court.

Mauritius Says Almost All Oil Removed from Damaged Bulker Wakashio

Mauritius Says Almost All Oil Removed from Damaged Bulker Wakashio

Mauritius’ Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth said on Wednesday nearly all remaining oil had been removed from a damaged Japanese ship, which leaked about 1,000 tonnes in a threat to tourism already hurt by the coronavirus pandemic.“At the time I’m talking to you, almost all the oil has been removed from the ship,” Jugnauth told reporters, according to remarks shared by his office.All fuel had been removed from tanks, but there was some residue in parts of the ship, his office added.

Video: Iranian Forces Board Liberian-flagged Tanker in International Waters

Video: Iranian Forces Board Liberian-flagged Tanker in International Waters

The United States military on Wednesday said that Iranian forces had boarded a civilian vessel in international waters in the Gulf.The U.S. military's Central Command released a grainy black-and-white video on Twitter showing a helicopter near a large ship."Today in international waters, Iranian forces, including two ships and an Iranian 'Sea King' helicopter, overtook and boarded a ship called the 'Wila,'" the U.S. Central Command said in a tweet.

Meyer Turku to Lay Off 166 Employees

Meyer Turku to Lay Off 166 Employees

Finnish shipbuilding company Meyer Turku will permanently lay off 166 people due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on its business.The company which builds cruise ships had in April said it would lay off up to 450 of its roughly 2,000 employees, with talks also in place for another 900 to be affected by other measures, such as temporary layoffs of different length, work time adjustments, and other arrangements. Meyer Turku on Thursday said that the first part of permanent layoffs negotiations had come to a conclusion with a decision made to permanently lay off 166 people.

Engineering for Tier 4

Engineering for Tier 4

As one of the largest, most widely known naval architecture and marine engineering firms in the world—celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2020—Robert Allan Ltd. is no stranger to being approached by marine engine manufacturers seeking input on their products. But no one’s ever come to the Vancouver, Canada-based company as early in the process as Caterpillar did during the development of its U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Tier 4 Final solutions.Like many in the industry, the team at Robert Allan Ltd.

Shell to Shut Down Philippine Refinery and Turn It into Import Terminal

Shell to Shut Down Philippine Refinery and Turn It into Import Terminal

The Philippine unit of Royal Dutch Shell said on Tuesday it will permanently shut one of the country's two oil refineries, blaming a pandemic-led slump in margins, with other regional closures likely to follow, according to analysts.Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp said its 110,000-barrel-per-day Tabangao facility in Batangas province, which began operations in 1962, was no longer economically viable and would be turned into an import terminal.

Rolls-Royce to Boost Output for the US Navy

Rolls-Royce to Boost Output for the US Navy

Rolls-Royce and the Defense Production Act Title III office will invest millions of dollars to upgrade the company’s capability and capacity for U.S. Navy ship propulsion components in its facility in Pascagoula, Miss.The DPA Title III office has already agreed to invest $22 million for equipment, with Rolls-Royce making an additional investment for building improvements, supplemented with support from Jackson County and the state of Mississippi.Naval components manufactured by Rolls-Royce at Pascagoula include controllable-pitch propeller systems, fixed pitch propellers, and water jets.

France to Increase Mediterranean Military Presence over Turkish Oil & Gas Exploration

France to Increase Mediterranean Military Presence over Turkish Oil & Gas Exploration

France will increase its military presence in the eastern Mediterranean, President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday, calling on Turkey to halt oil and gas exploration in disputed waters that has heightened tensions with Greece.The French leader voiced concern over "unilateral" exploration by Turkey in a call with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Macron's office said in a statement. It added that prospecting should "cease in order to allow a peaceful dialogue" between the neighboring NATO members.

Student Ferry Design Contest's Rules Changed amid COVID-19

Student Ferry Design Contest's Rules Changed amid COVID-19

The Worldwide Ferry Safety Association (WFSA) said it is adding new requirements for its 8th Annual International Student Design Competition for a Safe Affordable Ferry, in an action reflecting the unprecedented developments of 2020. This year, students have been tasked with designing a RoPax ferry for the Amazon River, between Manaus and Tefé, some 200 miles further inland.Due to the widespread impacts of COVID-19, the Worldwide Ferry Safety Association is asking registered and to-be-registered student teams to consider how their designs could be modified for safe operation in a time of the

Mitsubishi  Names New US West Coast Distributor

Mitsubishi Names New US West Coast Distributor

Mitsubishi Turbocharger and Engine America (MTEA) has appointed Cascade Engine Center, located in Seattle, as its marine engine division's new West Coast distributor effective August 11, 2020Cascade Engine Center will have responsibility for Alaska, Washington State, Oregon, California and Hawaii.“The addition of the Mitsubishi Heavy Duty engine lineup to Cascade Engine Center will complement our current commercial engine business, allowing us to support most commercial marine applications on the West Coast,” stated Tim A.