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  • Delta Steamship Lines, 1700 International Trade Mart, New Orleans, La. 70150, has completed acquisition of Prudential Lines, Inc.'s Latin American services and various vessels, marking the initiation of new Delta services to Latin America from both the U.S. Atlantic and Pacific Coasts.

    The new combined fleet is comprised of four LASH/container vessels, 16 modern cargoliners and four combination passengercargo vessels of the Magdalena class.

    Delta, an American-flag steamship line, has been serving the east coast of South America from the U.S. Gulf since the line was founded in 1919. From the Gulf, Delta also serves Central America, the Caribbean and the west coast of Africa.

    To these long-established services, the following routes are now added: (a) from U.S. Atlantic Coast ports, Delta will serve ports in Venezuela, Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, the Caribbean and Central America; (b) from U.S. Pacific and Canadian coast ports, express passengercargoliner service is offered to Mexico, Panama, Caribbean Islands, Central America, east coast Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Ecuador, and west coast Colombia.

    Also from the Pacific Coast, express cargoliners serve Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Chile and Peru.

    Capt. J.W. Clark, president of Delta Line, announced that Delta's West Coast operations will be headed by Albert B. Wenzell, who has been elected a senior vice president of Delta Steamship Lines, Inc., Pacific Division. Other West Coast personnel elected vice presidents of Delta are Messrs.

    F.E. Waterhouse, J.A. Traina, and W.H. Reich. J.D. Bowe has been elected assistant secretarytreasurer.

    All of Prudential's former West Coast office locations have been acquired by Delta.

    Delta's Atlantic Division will be headed by Capt. Daniel P.

    Kirby, senior vice president, assisted by H.D. Hunter, vice president, Atlantic Division. Delta's Atlantic Division staff will be substantially expanded by the addition of many experienced former Prudential staff members at New York, Philadelphia, and Miami, including L.A. Viada, also elected a vice president, Atlantic Division.

  • key employees at its New Orleans, La., and Los Angeles, Calif., depots. Chuck Muller, former West Coast regional supervisor, has been promoted to West Coast regional manager. Mr. Muller is based out of the Los Angeles depot and will be responsible for service and sales support on the West Coast. In

  • increases the ea?e with which cargo is shipped to such places as the Scandinavian countries. With its newly approved West Coast service, West Coast shippers will be provided with a weekly service to the Continent and United Kingdom via the Port of Chicago, where GLE's containerships will

  • Sohio Oil Company, has agreed to acquire a West Coast refinery and marketing assets from Mobil Oil. The action marks the company's first move to the West Coast as a refiner and marketer. As part of the transaction, Sohio Oil is purchasing Mobil's 79,000 barrel-per-day refinery in Ferndale, Wash., and

  • Gulf of Mexico, will probably cease at some time in the next several years. Producers of Alaskan North Slope crude prefer to sell their crude to West Coast refiners, given the cost of transporting it to East Coast refiners. If the ban on exporting Alaskan North Slope crude oil is removed, some

  • , operate from both U.S. coasts. One route, with six vessels, connects the U.S. East Coast to the Caribbean, Central America, and ports on the west coast of South America. From U.S. West Coast ports, another fleet of six vessels sails around South America and to the west coast of South America

  • total number of short duration jobs (i.e., less than six months) over the FY 1990-91 period will be divided roughly 50/50 between the East and West Coasts. The East Coast is expected to perform 186 short term availabilities over the two-year period, while the West Coast is scheduled to handle 187

  • the Panama Canal in tankers up to approximately 60,000 dwt for delivery to U.S. Gulf and East Coast refineries. Transshipment via Pacific waters to West Coast refineries lacking deepwater ports capable of accommodating supertankers is also a possibility. According to Northville, the West Coast of Panama

  • Hansen and Tidemann, Inc., has announced the opening of its first West Coast office in San Francisco to provide a broader range of service to its customers in the West. George Mitchell, with some 20 years in the transportation industry, has been named regional manager for the West Coast. Hansen

  • the transfer of Ed Britz. This office is located at 110 South Orange Avenue, Livingston, N.J. 07039, and is under the direction of Robert Markoff. West Coast operations are managed by William F. (Bill) Lawless. The physical location is 18872 MacArthur Boulevard, Suite 250, Irvine, Calif. 92715. This

  • David L. Abbott has joined Konel Corporation as West Coast Area manager. The appointment was announced by Ken Leondar, general manager of the South San Francisco, Calif.-based marine electronics and communications company. Mr. Abbott will be responsible for dealer relations on the West Coast and

  • will continue to report to H.K. Schaefer, vice president and general manager of the Los Angeles Division. In a further move to strengthen Todd's West Coast operations, John B. O'Hara has been elected vice president-industrial relations to coordinate Todd's posture in this area between the Seattle

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  • MT Jul-19#70 MTR 100
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    MTR 100 units can be operated by a single person, while interchange- High-? delity maritime safety simulation able modules minimize ROV downtime, thereby reducing Virtual Marine develops high-? delity maritime safety repair costs. The majority of the company’s ROV compo- simulation systems for a number

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    . Under the Oceanids and knowledge transfer under the SOLSTICE project focus- program, further platforms are under development that will ing on the West Indian Ocean region, and the Commonwealth deliver more advanced AI and navigation, greater endurance Marine Economies Program (CMEP) which is helping

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    con- nectivity solutions for subsea and offshore applications. MacArtney is a privately owned corporation with group headquarters in Esbjerg on the west coast of Denmark. It is a global supplier of underwater technology systems, products and integrated solutions specializing in design, man- ufacture,

  • MT Jul-19#44 MTR 100
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    MTR 100 Deep Ocean Engineering San Jose, Calif. President/CEO: Mike Takeda - GM No. of Employees: 15 www.deepocean.com Deep Ocean Engineering, Inc. is a technology-based engineering and manufacturing company that provides integrated robotic solutions for various underwater ap- Detyens plications in harsh

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    , Brazil, Asia Paci? c, and Aus- FSO 2 in Asia, and mooring line replacement on two FPSOs tralia. In 2019, InterMoor continued the roll-out of the IM in West Africa, amongst others. It has delivered across the Release and successfully released the ? rst set of the acoustic lifecycle of operations, from

  • MT Jul-19#22 MTR 100
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    MTR 100 Chelsea Technologies West Molesey, Surrey, UK President/CEO: Elizabeth Paull No. of Employees: 40 www.chelsea.co.uk Sea Sentry, Chelsea Technologies’ wash water monitor, has increased its sales in Balmoral Offshore Engineering response to the imminent imposition of the IMO 2020 Sulfur Cap

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    West Village, Lindblad hails from Swe- Of course, he is one of my great heroes, “We can’t be ostriches, can we?” said den. Early adulthood was in Kenya with what he did with Lindblad Travel.” Lindblad. “I am not being pessimistic, I where he lived until from 1969 to 1977. The renowned adventure-travel

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    MTR 100 Greg Trauthwein support more than 30 million jobs and The Commandant is clearly passionate increased vulnerability. We’re building $5.4 trillion in economic activity. about all matters maritime, and he real- out our cyber capability at the Coast A key document for Admiral Schultz’s izes too

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    MTR 100 U.S. Coast GUard Adm. Karl L. Schultz Schultz Commandant, United States Coast Guard The career biography of Admiral his leadership team have been tireless that when you talk about investment in Schultz is predictably impressive for advocates to ensure that Coast Guard infrastructure, maritime

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    formation (ACT), but now we’re a customer-funded center. been able to make available our expertise in anti-submarine ACT is still our largest customer. They fund about 75% of warfare (ASW), mine countermeasures (MCM), and environ- our work, but it’s mostly basic research, at a very low TRL mental

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    Going over the n May this year, an unmanned sur- Use of unmanned surface vessels is face vessel (USV) made the jour- ney from West Mersea, in Essex, IEngland, to Oostende in Belgium. becoming a commercial reality – re- The 22-hour journey, between the UK and the European mainland, to deliver ducing

  • MT Sep-19#24 Subsea Engineering
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    Subsea Engineering - but this time in as near to ‘real’ conditions as possible. Dur- a bespoke ‘drill’ rig to push the pipe into the sediment was ing May this year, a research expedition set sail from the UK’s developed and built by Cellula Robotics in Canada. The pipe National Oceanography Centre in

  • MT Sep-19#14 Ocean Energy New England in Focus
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    Ocean Energy New England in Focus creating systems that are appropriate for distributed power in remote sites such as islands and remote communities that otherwise rely upon diesel power for electricity. Justin Normand of the British Consulate General is bringing the lessons learned in the UK to

  • MT Sep-19#12 Ocean Energy New England in Focus
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    Ocean Energy New England in Focus Pioneering Ocean Energy Innovation in New England By Maggie Merrill f one is wondering when and if and change, showed a news video of the where the offshore wind business Brayton Point towers being imploded is going to become established, in April, and encouraged folks

  • MN Sep-19#58 PRODUCTS
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    PRODUCTS SPD-Smartglass Dimmable Windows for Passenger Vessels Passengers marvel at magni? cent seaside views, but can be uncomfort- able with too much sunlight, glare and heat. Vision Systems’ SPD- SmartGlass products are designed Ship Propeller Cleaning Chopper Pumps solve for the cruise

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    Dredging Summit his undergraduate and Master’s de- Lefeber has a Master’s Degree in Pub- grees from Stevens Institute of Tech- DSC Dredge, LLC sponsors the West- lic Administration from Seattle Uni- nology. Don succeeds Tim Glinatsis, ern Dredging Association (WEDA) versity and an undergraduate degree Vice

  • MN Sep-19#54 PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS
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    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS DeVilbiss Chao Pyne Andersen & Stevenson Bramson than 20 years of experience working in President and CEO of Alaska Tanker Head of Cyber Security. A recognized the transportation and logistics indus- Corp.; and Joseph Pyne, Chairman of leader with a strong track record of try

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    PEOPLE & COMPANY NEWS HII Crowley AAPA Fields Collins Saetre Menoyo Sabbatini Sutton Connor Spaulding NagleWieland MBA from American Intercontinen- ty, security and environment (HSSE) HII Announces tal University. Spaulding will oversee and operations integrity for the com- Leadership Changes

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    VesselValue, 36 per cent of OSV’s were laid up at the start of this year, with similar per- centages out of action in the US Gulf, Middle Chasing East, West Africa and North West Europe. This represents a sizeable portion of the global OSV ? eet sitting idle or in dry dock. Many of these vessels have

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    DYNAMIC POSITIONING Credit: Beier Inegrated Systems The ABC’s of DP 101 Dynamic Positioning has been around for a while, it is evolving and it is here to stay. Here to sort it all out are two of industry’s more familiar stakeholders who also explain what might come next. By Joseph Keefe hen it comes to

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    ways looking at growing markets.” Never fully dependent on the oil and gas market, it has been able to keep business steady during the downturn in that sector. Now aluminum offshore service vessels, especially for the offshore wind market present an opportunity the company is exploring. Today, there

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    vessels for both ful waterfront park. Just down the road from that park, if commercial and government operators. In other words, the one were to venture west toward the historic Stokes Land- perfect venue for workboat newbuilding and repairs. ing made memorable by William Bartram in his 18th Cen- The customers

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    Carib- mercial jobs? bean area, as well as offshore oil vessels transiting from Yes, back in the day, we did a lot of Navy work, but the North Sea and West Africa regions into the US Gulf. These projects are brought to us through our worldwide when the Navy left Charleston, so did our largest customer