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GTT Signs New Global Services Agreement with Chevron Transport Corporation

By MarEx 2017-12-15 21:27:34

GTT S.A. announced today they have signed a 5-year Master Service Agreement with Chevron Transport Corporation Ltd. under which GTT will support Chevron's...


DNV GL Launches First Class Guideline for Additive Manufacturing

By MarEx 2017-12-15 21:24:06

DNV GL has published the first classification guideline for the use of additive manufacturing (AM) in the maritime and oil & gas industries. The guideline is designed to...


Italy to Expand Support for Libyan Coast Guard

By MarEx 2017-12-15 21:05:41

According to a new report published Friday, Italy would like Libya's maritime forces to take over migrant interception duties in a large sector of the western...


Ice Patrol: 1,000 Icebergs Entered Lanes This Year

By MarEx 2017-12-15 20:16:49

The U.S. Coast Guard's International Ice Patrol said Thursday that 2017 was the fourth "extreme" season in a row for icebergs in the North Atlantic, with 1,008...


USCG Aircrew Finds Missing Boat 1,300 Miles from Base

By MarEx 2017-12-15 19:42:15

On Wednesday, two fishermen from Kiribati were rescued by civilian mariners following a U.S. Coast Guard-led search effort in the South Pacific. Lebeta Tiem, 27, and...


Union Ends Three-Week Strike at Melbourne Terminal

By MarEx 2017-12-15 19:00:27

On Friday, the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) reached a deal with Victoria International Container Terminal in Melbourne for the partial reinstatement of a union member...


UK Defense Chief Warns of Threat to Subsea Cables

By MarEx 2017-12-15 17:03:57

In a new report published by the UK's Policy Exchange, member of parliament Rishi Sunak and his staff laid out a growing threat to Britain's commerce from hostile...


U.S. Navy Releases High-Level Readiness Review

By MarEx 2017-12-15 13:57:36

On Thursday, the U.S. Navy released its long-anticipated Strategic Readiness Review, an independent high-level study of surface force safety culture and management. Secretary...


Using 3D Printing to Make Traditional Marine Parts

By MarEx 2017-12-15 01:08:00

Since its founding in 2014, SO3D Technologies has quickly become a leading name in the additive manufacturing industry. The firm began with components for small craft, and...


Damen Wins Contract for First European Conversion of a Dredger to LNG

By MarEx 2017-12-14 21:40:14

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has been awarded a contract to undertake the conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO. This will be the first...

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