Publication: Professional Mariner

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Refueling barge takes on water in Long Beach

10:20 AM Officials say no fuel leaked from the vessel, which serves the Catalina Express ferryCourtesy NBC News 4(LONG BEACH, Calif.) — A refueling barge took on water and began listing Wednesday but officials say no fuel was released into the water, ... [Published Professional Mariner - 5 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Construction begins on first Crowley LNG con-ro ship

04:20 PM Two of the Commitment-class vessels will be built by VT Halter for the Puerto Rico tradeThe following is the text of a news release from Crowley Maritime Corp.:(PASCAGOULA, Miss.) ­— Today marked a historic moment for Crowley as VT Halter Marine ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Eastern to build new Z-Tech tugs for Bay Houston, Suderman & Young

12:10 PM The two boats add to a series designed and engineered by Robert Allan Ltd.Courtesy Eastern Shipbuilding GroupThe following is a news release from Eastern Shipbuilding Group ... [Published Professional Mariner - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Four rescued after tugboat capsizes off Rhode Island (with VIDEO)

09:48 AM The crew of a fishing boat saves the crewmen, who didn't have time to don survival suitsThe fishing boat Merit was the first to arrive at the scene.Courtesy NBC 10 News(NARRAGANSETT, R.I.) — Four men aboard a tugboat were rescued Wednesday night ... [Published Professional Mariner - 5 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

PortVision gets approval to transmit AIS safety messages directly to wheelhouse

06:10 PM Mariners can now be notified of impending hazards on a ship's ECDIS displayThe following is the text of a blog from Dean Rosenberg of PortVision:(HOUSTON) (Sept. 30) — Earlier this month PortVision received a license from the Federal Communications ... [Published Professional Mariner - 21 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

HMT letter gains 400 supporters, moves to Congress

04:29 PM Signatories urge lawmakers to fund harbor maintenance at levels authorized in WRRDAThe following is the text of a news release from the American Association of Port Authorities:(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) — With more than 400 ports, corporations, associations ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Danger adrift: Canadian panel was warned of Simushir scenario in 2013

New concerns are raised about the possibility of 'oil sands' tankers transiting the British Columbia coast(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) — An environmental lawyer says he warned the Canadian government 19 months ago that an incident similar to the one ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Arcticus joins U.S. fleet of Great Lakes research vessels

The 78-foot monohull was designed by JMS Naval Architects and built by Burger BoatThe following is the text of a news release from JMS Naval Architects:(ANN ARBOR, Mich.) — The oceanographic research and fisheries assessment vessel Arcticus, designed ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Navy christens, launches USS Detroit at Marinette Marine

10:57 AM The Freedom-class littoral combat ship is scheduled for delivery in 2015Courtesy Lockheed Martin(MARINETTE, Wis.) ( Oct. 21) — USS Detroit, the Navy's seventh littoral combat ship (LCS), was launched Saturday at the Marinette Marine shipyard, ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Officials recover body of barge worker in Missouri

Jacob Climer, 20, was reported missing two weeks ago in the Mississippi River(LAGRANGE, Mo.) — A body found Monday in the Mississippi River has been identified as a barge worker who was reported missing two weeks ago, according to KHQA. The victim was ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Coast Guard lifts 'no sail' order on ferry following security breach

More than 40 people boarded M/V Isla Bonita in Puerto Rico without permissionThe following is the text of a news release from the U.S. Coast Guard:(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — The Coast Guard lifted a “no-sail” order on the M/V Isla Bonita passenger/cargo ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Russian cargo ship under tow after losing power off British Columbia

04:03 PM The tug Barbara Foss heads for Prince Rupert after securing the fuel-laden shipCourtesy CBC News(VICTORIA, British Columbia) — A Russian cargo ship laden with fuel was under tow late Sunday after losing power off British Columbia, CBC News reported. ... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 20 2014]

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...The 378-foot Freedom-class variant is scheduled for delivery to the Navy next year following completion of outfitting and testing. "These ships will help the Navy achieve its goal to increase forward presence, and can be upgraded or modified quickly to meet future missions" said Dale P Bennett, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin's Mission Systems and Training
"Contact has been made with the current owners in Germany," said Bradbury. "We are awaiting word for the plan for the ship, but something has to be done as this crew doesn't have many options."
Lisa Dunn, sister of Nick Dunn, said: "Nick and our family are extremely frustrated, angry and upset at the time taken to resolve this situation. Every second the men remain in India is a second too long, especially when they were proved innocent of any wrongdoing in July. We feel very let down that the BritishBritish government says they cannot get involved in legal proceedings. These men are free men now and yet are being prevented from leaving the country by the Indian authorities. We ask the BritishBritish government, how is that legal?"
...force and factories in Norway, Scotland and the U S This will now be shared and enhanced with the company's highly skilled staff in Gruza, Serbia. "We have in the recent years been strongly committed to the development of new technology and new products for the international markets, and we are convinced that with our Gruza production facility and our strong product range, we have established a solid foundation for the coming years" the company stated

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Eastern to build new Z-Tech tugs for Bay Housto... [Published Professional Mariner - 3 hours ago]
Refueling barge takes on water in Long Beach [Published Professional Mariner - 5 hours ago]
Four rescued after tugboat capsizes off Rhode I... [Published Professional Mariner - 5 hours ago]
PortVision gets approval to transmit AIS safety... [Published Professional Mariner - 21 hours ago]
HMT letter gains 400 supporters, moves to Congress [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
Construction begins on first Crowley LNG con-ro... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
Danger adrift: Canadian panel was warned of Sim... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
Navy christens, launches USS Detroit at Marinet... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
Officials recover body of barge worker in Missouri [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 22 2014]
Coast Guard lifts 'no sail' order on ferry foll... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 21 2014]
Arcticus joins U.S. fleet of Great Lakes resear... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 21 2014]
Russian cargo ship under tow after losing power... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 20 2014]
Two missing after B.C. barge capsizes [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 20 2014]
Fuel-laden cargo ship adrift off British Columbia [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 17 2014]
Barge sinks at Chicago River construction site [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 17 2014]
ClassNK releases guidelines for exhaust gas cle... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 17 2014]
KEP introduces new marine HD cameras [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 15 2014]
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Ship, crew stranded in Newfoundland port [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 15 2014]
Female ship captain awarded $3.6 million in dis... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 15 2014]
Online training offered for new sVGP rules [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 15 2014]
Towboat rescues crews as two vessels sink in Mo... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 14 2014]
Seaman Guard Ohio crew faces retrial in India [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 13 2014]
Arctic-bound Michele Marie coming to life at Fo... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 13 2014]
Coast Guard issues safety alert on barge lighting [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 10 2014]
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NMC: More credential applicants failing to disc... [Published Professional Mariner - Oct 10 2014]
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