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Aker Yards ASA books ROV support vessel order
May 2007 delivery to Geo ASA

Funding firmed up for Hawaii Superferry
Austal USA says contract now unconditional

Another milestone at Aker Philadelphia Shipyard
Lays keel of first in series of 10 products tankers

Navy to base nuclear carrier in Japan
Kitty Hawke to be replaced with a Nimitz

Jurong to build $422.7 million semi
Letter of Intent with Petrorig becomes effective

DHS announces completion of maritime strategy plans
Eight plans support National Strategy for Maritime Security

ISMA reinvents itself
Ship managers' association becomes InterManager

Canadian fine for Norwegian tanker
Surveillance flight detected slicks

New Subic Bay repair operation
Dry dock set for return

Navy contract for TOTE
U.S.-flag RO/RO for Persian Gulf

Warning on fake seafarer documentation
Owners need to screen for more competence as well as health

Jobs to go at Helsinki Shipyard
Aker Yards completes negotiations with employee representatives

NAMMA awards for Teekay and Clay Maitland
To be honored at October 28 event

Erie Shipbuilding up and running
Will build 780 ft self unloading barge and four tugs

Gard warns on lube oil supply problems
Shipowners may not be able to find oil with required BN

Waxman raises new concerns on FEMA Carnival contract
Writes Chertoff citing internal Carnival financial review

LR gets ACP authorization for MODU's
Completes rigorous USCG review process

Russia contributes to IMO security fund
$120,000 contribution

MAN B&W power for Chinese training ship
Complete propulsion package for Dalian Maritime University

Sea Containers suspends dividends
Changes to ferry operations will be announced "soon"

Rowan sells its only semi
$60 million cash transaction

Oberstar joins Jones Act waiver debate
Writes letter to Chertoff

Breakthrough deepwater order for Aker Kvaerner
Semisubmersible hull and mooring for Blind Faith

General Maritime to sell ten tankers
En bloc sale of single hull and double sided Suezmax vessels

Crowley names VP at Titan
Promotion for Todd Busch

USCG innovates to restore communications
Early deployment of part of new communications system

New Patrol Boat for Seattle Police
Kvichak built, Jensen designed

SeaWave to acquire Rydexs
Marine communications companies combine

Bergesen Worldwide Gas orders two LNG tankers
Finalizes agreement with Suez LNG

Navy awards $223.26 million LCS contract
Austal USA set to double workforce at Mobile shipyard

Grain cargo for Maritrans tanker
Is there life after OPA?

Aker Yards gets order for well intervention vessel
$100 million OSV

$7.9 million repair contract for Guam
Ammunition ship overhaul

MARLO Bahrain issues advisory
Cites continued concerns regarding piracy and unlawful boardings in the Northern Arabian Gulf and off the Horn of Africa

Aker Drilling share issue oversubscribed
Investors go for plan to build world's biggest drilling platforms

Promotion for Chris Bollinger
Named EVP New Construction

SembCorp Marine unit completes Sabine acquisition
Pays $6.4 million

OSG spin-off Double Hull Tankers prices IPO
Scaled back sale should produce $178 million

Transocean reports rig repair plans
damage asssessment substantially complete

Kirby has strong third quarter
other factors help offset hurricane impact

Navy buys eight Workskiffs
Aluminum boats will be used for booming, cleanup, picket duties etc.

Nigel Gee ferries for Indian island service
Under construction in Singapore

Tug orders for Conrad Industries
All yards now operational

Yantai Raffles to build floatel semisub
LOI from Consafe

Name change for Philadelphia shipyard
Now it's Aker Philadelphia Shipyard

AIS data problems
Singapore issues Marine Circular

Another "magic pipe" indictment
Containership chief engineer faces possible lengthy prison sentence

Brazil opens tanker program bidding
Lula launches $1.1 billion, 26 ship program

Marine lubricant prices set to soar
Total Lubmarine warns of 20-30 percent rise ahead

Daewoo books two semis
$480 million order from Singapore operator

Vietnam yard wins Korean order
Six 6,500 dwt ships for $55 million

Aker Promar to build AHTS for Norskan Offshore
UT 722 L will be delivered April 2007

Northrop Grumman updates Hurricane impact guidance
Ship production schedules significantly delayed

Schwartzenegger signs California ship pollution bill into law
New limits on discharges ... more record keeping and reporting

Chouest plans second Houma shipyard
Announcement expected within weeks

Donjon works around the clock on Gulf salvage
Lead salvor subcontracts many others for massive effort

Robert Allan to design NYFD fireboat
Tender to shipyard first quarter 2006

OSG timecharters product tanker newbuilds
Under construction at STX

Farstad orders advanced AHTS
Orders Rolls Royce UT 732 CD from Aker Yards

Austal preferred builder for Istanbul ferries
Two 88 m car passenger ferries

NASSCO gets new president
... from Electric Boat

American Commercial Lines prices IPO
Will trade oN NASDAQ under symbol ACLI

Coastal Transportation pays $412,101 in Alaska fines
Resolves violations of State oil pollution prevention laws

MAN B&W packages for Swire AHTS's
120 ton bollard pull series to be built by Labroy

Wartsila power for Keppel FELS Maersk orders
$60 million contract for gensets and thrusters

Rowan outlines post-Rita recovery plan
Eyes acceleration of Tarzan construction

Eidesvik orders LNG-fueled AVANT PSV
Dual-fuel engines and superstructure aft

Terrorist warning: Djibouti
Shipowners' Association says:"Great caution should be exercised"

Newbuild order for Canada's Port Weller Dry Docks
Two 6,500 dwt multipurpose carriers plus two hulls

Island Offshore orders PSV
Contract with Aker Yards

$107 million contract for Electric Boat
Virginia class lead yard services

Aker Drilling orders world's largest offshore rigs
will be built in Norway

Jeb Bush defends FEMA cruise ship contracts
says Carnival being criticized unfairly

More DD(X) contracts awarded
Phase IV program transition design effort awards

CBP gives guidance on Jones Act waivers
Want more than Chertoff has authorized? Call MARAD

Former ferry manager faces jail
Admits dumping raw sewage and sludge into L.I. Sound

Keppel AmFELS gets two more jackup newbuilds
Scorpion Offshore exercises options

Carnival Cruise Lines assigned 112,000 gt newbuild
Part of five ship order placed with Fincantieri last year

GL and HHI unveil 13,000 TEU containershp design
Twin engine, twin screw propulsion for 382 m giant