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  • Sigma Treatment Systems, Inc.

    (Sigma) of Chester Springs, Pa., has received a contract from the U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command (MSC) to supply 40 bilge oily water separators with bilge alarms. The contract also contains options for the purchase of 40 additional units. Delivery of the first 10 units will be made in May 1984, with additional groups of 10 units to be delivered at six-week intervals.

    The MSC oily water separators will be the standard Sigma Sl-8 OWS (8 GPM size). These USCG/ IMO-approved units are designed, manufactured and sold by Sigma around the world to commercial and government customers. Any approved bilge alarm can be used to monitor the Sl-OWS effluent discharge of less than 15 ppm. The bilge alarm selected for the MSC unit is the BA-200 Oilarm as supplied to Sigma by Biospherics, Inc.

    of Rockville, Md.

    Sigma Treatment Systems specializes in shipboard pollution control equipment which includes oily water separators, sewage treatment systems and solid waste handling equipment.

    Engineering and manufacturing are performed at the Chester Springs, Pa., facility, with sales and service representatives in the major marine localities of the world.

    Sigma president William F.

    Roberts said: "The MSC contract represents the first significant production order for this type of equipment, and we are pleased that Sigma was selected." He also stated that Sigma has plans to offer this "MSC Package" to commercial customers, who can benefit in price and product confidence from the MSC production.

    For free information on Sigma's "MSC Package" as well as literature on Sigma's range of oily water separators, C i r c l e 7 4 on Reader Service Card

  • Sigma Treatment Systems, Inc., Chester Springs, Pa., is offering literature on a new addition to its line of marine pollution control equipment. The SH2 Oily Water Separator is U.S. Coast Guard certified and meets IMCO standards. D e s i g n e d with simplicity and minimum maintenance in mind

  • potential sales value of approximately $250,000. The Biospherics bid was part of a larger one by the prime contractor, Sigma Treatment Systems, Inc., Chester Springs, producer of the oily water separator selected by the MSC to separate the oil prior to discharge of the bilgewater. "We are pleased at

  • reduces cleanin time, is cost-effective, and is easy ti use. The two new approvals come from the oily water separator manufacturers Sigma Systems of Chester Springs, Pa., and Facet of Tulsa, Okla. Besides these two companies, Ameroid OWS quick separating degreaser is recommended and/or approved by

  • Inc. of Ocean Springs, Miss., recently opened its new corporate office with a ribboncutting ceremony performed by Ocean Springs' Mayor, the Honorable Chester McPherson and VL president Margaret Vallor. VL Logistics offers logistic support services from proposal preparation through contract deliverables

  • James R. Wittmeyer has been appointed vice president-operations at Pennsylvania Shipbuilding, Chester, Pa. He succeeds John A. Serrie, who has retired after more than 40 years in the shipbuilding industry. Mr. Wittmeyer has 30 years of experience in shipbuilding. He started in the engineering

  • for offshore/international accounts, Baldt Inc. has integrated its Houston, Texas, office operation into its corporate headquarters in Chester, Pa. The announcement was made recently by James Palmer, president. With this move, all engineering, R & D , testing, sales and marketing functions

  • Sun Ship, Inc., Chester, Pa., has appointed F. Trent Shaver to the newly created position of director of Washington Operations. He will be responsible for developing and maintaining contact with the U.S. Military, the U.S. Maritime Administration, and other key Washington-based groups involved in

  • Sun Ship, Inc., Chester, Pa., "christened" its Navy Berthing Facility in true maritime fashion as Mrs. Carl A. Brettschneider broke the traditional bottle of champagne on the building's cornerstone during recent dedication ceremonies. Dedication of the building by Mrs. Brettschneider, wife of the

  • The Sun Company, Inc., announced recently that it has signed a letter of intent for the sale of the assets of its Sun Ship subsidiary of Chester, Pa., to Levingston Shipbuilding Company, Orange, Texas. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Levingston is a privately held company that operates

  • Operations Committee — Thomas J. Sartor Jr., v i c e president-Marine Special Projects, Farrell Lines, Inc., N.Y. Ships' Machinery Committee — Chester L. Long, chief engineer, N e w p o r t News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va

  • new ships and the competitive position of its Sun Ship subsidiary, the yard will withdraw from new ship construction activities and redirect its Chester, Pa., operations to a ship repair and industrial products facility. Sun Ship president Robert Campbell said the transition would last approximately

  • MR Nov-19#90  Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, 
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    November 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 90

    2110, shipservices@blohmvoss.com , Hart Systems, 4911-71st ST CT NW, Gig Harbor, WA , www.blohmvoss.com Hydratech Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, USA , tel:(253) 858-8481, fax:(253) 858-8486, Cincinnati, OH , USA PIPING SYSTEMS FOR SHIP REPAIR & hartsystems@centurytel.net INERTIAL

  • MR Nov-19#54 ENVIRONMENTAL GREEN SHIP RECYCLING
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    November 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 54

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  • MP Q3-19#32 BULK SHIPPING
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    Sep/Oct 2019 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 32

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    October 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 56

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  • MR Oct-19#74  Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, 
USA , tel:(253))
    October 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 74

    2110, shipservices@blohmvoss.com , Hart Systems, 4911-71st ST CT NW, Gig Harbor, WA , www.blohmvoss.com Hydratech Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, USA , tel:(253) 858-8481, fax:(253) 858-8486, Cincinnati, OH , USA PIPING SYSTEMS FOR SHIP REPAIR & hartsystems@centurytel.net INERTIAL

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“Hempaguard coatings retain effectiveness)
    September 2019 - Marine News page: 49

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    March 2019 - Marine News page: 55

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS Duluth Seaway Port Authority Nani Jugovich Hron Cregan Glen elected mayor in 2006. He served as mayor for a decade before being elect- ed SLC Commissioner of the Seventh District in 2016. He was elected vice chair of the SLC Board in January 2019, and currently serves as

  • MR Sep-19#58  Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, 
USA , tel:(253))
    September 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 58

    2110, shipservices@blohmvoss.com , Hart Systems, 4911-71st ST CT NW, Gig Harbor, WA , www.blohmvoss.com Hydratech Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, USA , tel:(253) 858-8481, fax:(253) 858-8486, Cincinnati, OH , USA PIPING SYSTEMS FOR SHIP REPAIR & hartsystems@centurytel.net INERTIAL

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    July 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 60

    MTR 100 Sonardyne Hampshire, UK John Ramsden, Managing Director Staff: 290 www.sonardyne.com Sonardyne From the day it was founded close to 50 years ago, Sonar- instrument of choice for subsea resident vehicles and is sup- dyne’s focus has been customer-driven innovation in our porting the most demanding

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    July 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 51

    with management performance operations such as dash- boards of safety systems an enabling technology for action- ABB able data historically “stuck in the realm of spreadsheets.” www.abb.com ABB implemented a condition monitoring system at Equi- Autonomous installations have the potential to save opera- nor

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    July 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 36

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    Jul/Aug 2019 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 30

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  • MR Aug-19#75  Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, 
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    August 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 75

    2110, shipservices@blohmvoss.com , 33404 JonRie InterTech, LLC, 982 Whispering Oak Circle, www.blohmvoss.com Hydratech Engineered Products, 10448 Chester street, SURFACE PREP TOOLS Manahawkin, NJ 29501, USA , tel:(609) 978-3523, Cincinnati, OH , USA PIPING SYSTEMS FOR SHIP REPAIR & Water Cannon

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    July 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 58

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    July 2019 - Marine News page: 55

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    June 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 35

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    April 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 57

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    April 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 21

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    April 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 16

    M MARKETS: OSVs ? nancial structuring that saw SMHI put- semi-submersibles) working offshore in ting up only $5 million of its own capi- early March, 2019- little changed from IN LATE 2014, THE BAKER HUGHES DATA tal), acquired three Fast Support Vessels levels of September/October 2018 (but from a

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MARKETS: OSVs
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    April 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 14

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    March 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 59

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    February 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 22

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