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US Proposes Offshore Wind Sale Off California Coast

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The Biden administration on Thursday proposed auctioning five areas off the coast of California for offshore wind development, a critical milestone in expanding the nascent U.S. industry to Pacific waters.

Russia Ready to Set Up Corridor for Ships Leaving Ukraine, With Conditions

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Russia is ready to provide a humanitarian corridor for vessels carrying food to leave Ukraine, in return for the lifting of some sanctions, the Interfax news agency cited Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Rudenko as saying on Wednesday.

US Seizes Iranian Oil Cargo Near Greek Island

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The United States has confiscated an Iranian oil cargo held on a Russian-operated ship near Greece and will send the cargo to the United States aboard another vessel, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Shipbuilding

Brandi Smith Named VP of Newport News' Columbia-Class Program

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Global defense and technologies company HII announced Thursday that Brandi Smith has been named

Dry Dock Conference/Advanced Training Forum set for September 2022 in Virginia

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The tenth International Dry Dock Conference is scheduled to take place in Virginia Beach, VA

Bollinger Delivers USCGC Douglas Denman

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U.S. Gulf Coast shipbuilder Bollinger Shipyards LLC has delivered the USCGC Douglas Denman to the U.

Contracts

NYK to Invest in theDOCK’s Navigator II Fund

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NYK  signed an agreement to invest in “Navigator II,” an investment fund managed by theDOCK

Toledo Harbor Dredging Contract Awarded

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District awarded a $4,565,000 contract to

NOAA Issues RFP for Design and Construction of Ocean Survey Ships

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NOAA is seeking proposals from U.S. shipbuilders for the design and construction of new ships for

Technology

Scrubber Barge to Capture Ship Exhaust in LA and Long Beach

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A new barge is being built to help capture and treat stack exhaust from vessels in the Ports of

Maritime Safety: ACR, Ocean Signal Develop New EPIRB with Integrated AIS

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ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal announced the development of next generation EPIRBs.

Inmarsat's 3-in-1 Network Solution Helps Norwegian Offshore Vessel Owner Meet Needs of Charterers and Crew

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Norwegian owner and operator of offshore service vessels Golden Energy Offshore is deploying

Legal

Regulators OK Sale of KST and Maju to Rimorchiatori Mediterrane

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Boskalis and its co-shareholder KS Investments Pte. Ltd. (Keppel) have received the approval from

US Prepares Renewal of Chevron's Venezuela License Without Broader Terms

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The U.S. Treasury Department is getting ready to renew in the coming days Chevron Corp's license

Greece Emerging as Hub for Russian Ship-to-ship Fuel Oil Exports

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Russian fuel oil arrivals offshore Greece jumped to record levels in April, as sanctions on Moscow

People & Company News

Rear Admiral Greco Joins San Marino Ship Register

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San Marino Ship Register said it has hired Rear Admiral Giovanni Greco to develop institutional

AWO Elects Blessey Marine Services' Clark Todd as Chairman

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Clark Todd, president and chief operating officer of Blessey Marine Services, was elected chairman

Nina Østergaard Borris takes the helm at USTC

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Nina Østergaard Borris, co-owner and current COO of United Shipping and Trading Company (USTC)

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