Sam Raymond

  • Gulf Fleet Marine Corporation, headquartered in New Orleans, recently announced the following appointments: Ralph A. Vaccaro Jr. has been named contracts manager and will be responsible, on a worldwide basis, for the administration, negotiation and finalization of all c o n t r a c t s . Mr. Vaccaro joined Gulf Fleet in 1974 as insurance manager, and was appointed assistant s e c r e t a r y in 1979. He is a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, N.Y.

    Raymond L. Stratton has been named insurance manager and will be responsible for the placement, administration, and claims handling of Gulf Fleet's total insurance program. A graduate of McNeese State University, Mr.

    Stratton joined the company in 1976, and has served as insurance analyst since that time.

    Jim Castle has joined Gulf Fleet's marketing staff as a sales representative in Houston, Texas.

    Mr. Castle has 10 years of sales experience in the oil and marine fields. He is a graduate of Sam Houston State University.

    Gulf Fleet Marine Corporation is one of the Houston Natural Gas group of companies, and provides a wide range of services to the offshore petroleum and construction industries on a worldwide basis.

  • The s e l f - e l e v a t i n g offshore drilling unit Sam Noble, built by Levingston Shipbuilding Company of Orange, Texas, was christened recently in ceremonies held in Port Arthur, Texas. The unit was built for the Noble Drilling Corporation, and was christened by Mrs. Mary Jane Noble, wife of

  • Granville W. Holman Jr. was recently elected president and chief operating officer of Raymond International Inc. and James J. Wildasin has been elected president of Raymond Offshore Constructors, Inc., a subsidiary of Houston-based Raymond International, a worldwide engineering and construction compa

  • Raymond International Inc. of Houston has expanded its services to the offshore oil and gas industry by establishing an offshore projects group at the Oakland, Calif., headquarters of Raymond's wholly owned subsidiary, Raymond Kaiser Engineers Inc. The new group will provide engineering and constructi

  • Corporacion Raymond S.A., a subsidiary of Raymond International Inc., 2801 South Post Oak Road, P.O. Box 22718, Houston, Texas 77027, has been awarded a contract of about $10 million by Estructuras Venezolanas to design and construct a marginal wharf in Guanta, Venezuela, said Henry F. LeMieux

  • Raymond International of Delaware, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raymond International Inc., 2801 South Post Oak Road, P.O. Box 22718, Houston, Texas 77027, has been awarded a contract for over $11 million in conjunction with the expansion of the Port of Warri, Nigeria. Raymond will install concrete

  • W.L. (Les) Porter Jr. has been named vice president, Raymond Fabricators, Inc., Houston, Texas, a subsidiary of Raymond Offshore Constructors, Inc. Mr. Porter is responsible for domestic and international fabrication projects and for the operation of Raymond Fabricators' 437-acre yard at Houma, La.

  • L-3 SAM Electronics won a contract for the supply and installation of the electrical system package on an accommodation platform being built in Kiel, Germany, by Nobiskrug of Rendsburg as part of the DanTysk offshore wind farm project jointly developed by Stadtwerke München (SWM) and Vattenfall. L-3 SAM

  • J.C. (Jock) Leighton has been elected executive vice president of Raymond Kaiser Engineers Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Raymond International Inc. based in Oakland, Calif. He also was elected a member of the executive committee of the subsidiary's board of directors. Mr. Leighton, who joined

  • Sam Tucker Will Tell You!   There’s a new name in Superyacht valuation, and the name is VesselsValue.com. Last month we spoke with VesselsValue.com’s Sam Tucker for insights on its new Superyachts report.   Many of our readers know VessselsValue, but for those who do not, please provide a brief descriptio

  • Henry F. LeMieux, president and chairman of Raymond International, Inc., 2801 South Post Oak Road, Houston, Texas 77027, has announced that Raymond Technical F a c i l i t i e s Inc. (Ray- Tech) , a wholly owned subsidiary, has received a contract to provide final engineering design of marine and

  • Raymond International Inc. of Houston recently announced that a subsidiary has signed a memorandum of understanding to participate in the building of a $30-million fabricating yard in Malaysia. Henry F. LeMieux, chairman and chief executive officer, said the agreement was between its wholly owned

  • MT Jun-19#52 . The 
study’s authors include: Sam Purkis, Alexandra Dempsey)
    June 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 52

    reefs,” was published online on April 18, 2019 in the journal Coral Reefs, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-019-01802-y. The study’s authors include: Sam Purkis, Alexandra Dempsey, Mohamed Faisal, and Philip Renaud of the Khaled bin Sul- tan Living Oceans Foundation; Sam Purkis Arthur Gleason of the

  • MT Jun-19#51  how much of it you have,” said Sam 
tion on the size of seagrass)
    June 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 51

    something, it’s imperative to know lagoonal reef) visited on the expedition, as well as informa- where it is located and how much of it you have,” said Sam tion on the size of seagrass beds and mangrove forests along Purkis, a Professor and Chair of the UM Rosenstiel School the coast. All of these coastal

  • MT Jun-19#48 ,” she says. But, “Just now, (sample) analysis has to be)
    June 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 48

    Italy. “Continuous on-site monitoring of these activities is essen- Researchers at the Polytechnic of Turin’s SEADOG Lab tial,” she says. But, “Just now, (sample) analysis has to be and CNR-IMEM (the Italian national research institute’s done in a laboratory onshore. This means a delay in sam- Institute

  • MT Apr-19#37  ROVs — together, are seen doing sam-
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    command and control of the (mining) system.” ics and Autonomous Systems. “This information is fed into In general, AUVs, ROVs — together, are seen doing sam- www.marinetechnologynews.com Marine Technology Reporter 37 MTR #3 (34-49).indd 37 4/10/2019 4:25:31 P

  • MR May-19#16  Wind  US taxpayers since Uncle Sam collects  area with dozens)
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    for bly in waters 800-1000 meters deep. An that is offset by challenges with land- lished a study: “Potential Offshore Wind US taxpayers since Uncle Sam collects area with dozens or hundreds of ? oating based connections. Energy Areas in California: An Assess- rent from the leased sites. In September

  • MR Apr-19#3  NORTH AMERICA BV – 788 WEST SAM HOUSTON 
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  • MR Mar-19#5  NORTH AMERICA BV – 788 WEST SAM HOUSTON 
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  • MR Feb-19#52  Civil  calculator; Jonas Gros, Sam Arey and  The TAMOC framework)
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    . Socolofsky, Pro- framework and wrote the code for the is in the oil.” Socolofsky said. fessor in the Zachry Department of Civil calculator; Jonas Gros, Sam Arey and The TAMOC framework focuses on What would improve accuracy for pre- Engineering at Texas A&M University. Christopher Reddy built the chemistry

  • MR Nov-18#102 RIBS & PATROL CRAFT
Rosborough Boats’ Rough Water Combatant:)
    November 2018 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 102

    RIBS & PATROL CRAFT Rosborough Boats’ Rough Water Combatant: Chosen by the Royal Canadian Navy for patrol and search-and-rescue work. (Photo: Rosborough Boats) RIB for tow and commercial diving cess of 55 mph, ful? lling its mission as a speeds of more than 50 mph. With the Gladding-Hearn: New pilot

  • MR Nov-18#62  are currently being built by Sam- ? rst Brazilian seafarer)
    November 2018 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 62

    agent and, in 2017, recruited its ate a secured income stream and which and a ? eet of chemical carriers. Today, dwt and are currently being built by Sam- ? rst Brazilian seafarer through its jointly complement their traditional petroleum AET remains a wholly owned subsidiary sung Heavy Industries

  • MN Nov-18#70 MARINE EQUIPMENT
launching its new HLS Series for vessels)
    November 2018 - Marine News page: 70

    MARINE EQUIPMENT launching its new HLS Series for vessels over 170 feet. boat to be equipped with Humphree interceptors. De- Berrie explained that Humphree’s Active Ride Control signed by C. Raymond Hunt Associates, the boat was de- provides full automatic damping of roll and pitch motions livered this

  • MN Oct-18#53 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
DeLuca  Falconetti  Doorley  Leheij)
    October 2018 - Marine News page: 53

    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS DeLuca Falconetti Doorley Leheij & Kaul Kuryla Bergeron ceived his B.S. in Civil Engineering at Doorley to the position of Chief Fi- Council is the professional association the University of California, Davis. nancial Of? cer. Previously, Doorley of Florida’s 14 public seaports

  • MN Oct-18#52  a published au- member Captain Sam Pecota is the 
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    October 2018 - Marine News page: 52

    the recently released USMMA stra- rank of Commodore. Veteran faculty of Stone Energy, passed away on tegic plan. Ballard is a published au- member Captain Sam Pecota is the August 14, 2018. Prior to join- thor and a graduate of the U.S. Naval new master of the Golden Bear. ing Stone in 2004, David held Academy

  • MN Oct-18#49 BOAT OF THE MONTH
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    October 2018 - Marine News page: 49

    BOAT OF THE MONTH The Virginia Pilot Association’s The Virginia Pilot Association’s M/V Hampton RoadsM/V Hampton Roads The Virginia-based pilots say that this Gladding Hearn-built workhorse checks all the boxes: safety, stability, reliability, service support, speed and ef? ciency. By Eric Haun This is

  • MT Jul-18#48  oceanographic pro?  lers, samplers,  that combine ? ber)
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    Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is ographic applications. Product features include hybrid packages a leader in-situ time-series oceanographic pro? lers, samplers, that combine ? ber, electrical, and ? uid rotary joints for harsh en- and ? otation. McLane products help worldwide investigators vironments

  • MR Aug-18#38 THE SHIPYARD ANNUAL
2018 Deliveries
abundant and readily)
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    THE SHIPYARD ANNUAL 2018 Deliveries abundant and readily visible across the nered with Bristol Community College, • The Alabama Pilot, Inc. in Mobile, Ala., received a new Chesapeake Class pilot facility, with new piers, cranes, forklifts, who co-wrote the grant and provide the boat from Gladding-Hearn

  • MR Aug-18#37  outboard engines,  remains the same as it did in 1955. “Mr)
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    . “Typically we don’t ning an ef? cient boatbuilding business only think so fast. There is no ‘catama- build anything with outboard engines, remains the same as it did in 1955. “Mr. ran’ button or ‘pilot boat’ button on my people, that’s where it starts,” said John. but as those boats are getting bigger

  • MR Jul-18#33  & Automation at Wärtsilä SAM Electronics.
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    Images: Wärtsilä Jörgen Strandberg, Captain, General Manager of ANC Advanced Technology Electrical & Automation at Wärtsilä SAM Electronics. noon report based on manual input is accepted for perfor- mance comparison, with the knowledge kept in the head of the captain or management preventing best practice

  • MR Jul-18#32  had been ?  nalized comprising SAM 
Wärtsilä)
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    harness the power of 'big data.' HENRIK SEGERCRANTZ fuel consumption and waiting times at ports and other ternational (MSI) had been ? nalized comprising SAM Wärtsilä's Smart Marine Ecosystem Wärtsilä continues to build its leadership resume in high-traf? c areas through data integration, greater con-

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  • MT May-18#50  ship-based acoustic and net sam-
•  Wireless data feedback)
    May 2018 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 50

    50m dive-depth To validate glider acoustic-based species, size and abun- • Easy to deploy and Recover dance data, a coordinated ship-based acoustic and net sam- • Wireless data feedback upon surfacing pling program was conducted in close proximity to the auton- • High accuracy temperature & pressure sensor

  • MN Apr-18#52  vice president and chief  Samuel (Sam) R. Rubio will)
    April 2018 - Marine News page: 52

    nal audit, is moving into a new role as GulfMark Offshore announced that M. Nielsen has announced the nomi- HII’s executive vice president and chief Samuel (Sam) R. Rubio will be pro- nation by President Donald J. Trump transformation o

  • MR Feb-18#66 , coupled with an awareness of sam- operator values and embraces)
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  • MR Feb-18#29  spoke with
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    There’s a new name in Superyacht valuation, and the name is VesselsValue.com. We spoke with VesselsValue.com’s Sam Tucker for insights on its new Superyachts report. BY GREG TRAUTHWEIN Many of our readers know Vesssels- Value, but for those who do not, please provide a brief description of the orga- nization