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Split Virginia Supreme Court Finds Duty of Care for Asbestos Exposure to Nonemployees

Asbestos chrysotile fibers that cause lung disease, COPD, lung cancer, mesothelioma/photo courtesy of ShutterstockMoreAsbestos chrysotile fibers that cause lung disease…

SEACOR Marine Announces Joint Venture with Affiliates of COSCO SHIPPING GROUP

HOUMA, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (SMHI) (SEACOR Marine), a leading provider of global marine and support transportation services to offshore oil and gas exploration…

Future USS Hudner departs Maine shipyard for final time — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

Dennis Griggs | U.S. NavyDennis Griggs | U.S. NavyThe future USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 16) returns at sea during builder's trials before returning to Bath Iron Works.October 11, 2018 9:03 amA U.S.

Maritime Administration Issues RFP For NSMV Training Vessels

Vessel Construction Manager Will Deliver National Security Multi-Mission Vessel.Today, the Maritime Administration (MARAD) released a Request for Proposal (RFP)…

A Spooktacular Guide to Halloween | October 11, 2018

Pumpkin Regatta Four to five-member teams race in “pumpkin” vessels to support the Warrior Sailing Program and the Women’s Resource Center, Newport Shipyard, 1 Washington St., Oct.

Ship Spares and Equipment | Global market 2018-2023 analysis (Major Players:Hyundai Heavy Industries

Global Ship Spares and Equipment market report covers information on applications,types and its regional as well as historical and future opportunities and challenges.This…
Kim Youg-choon, South Korean minister of oceans and fisheries, speaks during a press briefing held at the government complex in Sejong on Sept. 27, 2018. (Yonhap)

Oceans minister vows to revitalize tepid maritime industry

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's oceans ministry said Thursday it will support the building of over 200 ships in the next three years via a state-run agency…

Are second thoughts creeping up in French-Italian shipbuilders wedding?

PARIS A lack of French political enthusiasm for an exchange of shares between Naval Group and Fincantieri is slowing work on a cross-border alliance between French and Italian shipbuilders…

GRSEL eyes order book of Rs 28,000 crore from Navy contracts

State-owned ship building company Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSEL) is eyeing an order book of Rs 28,000 crore to build warships for the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard…

E P O C H : 80-meter superyacht by Ricky Smith Designs

80-metre superyacht E P O C H advances the unique styling seen recently on Ricky Smith Designs last design ERA 80M. Once again, the work of Australian and Denmark…

BRIEF-China Shipbuilding Industry Group Power To Buy Back Up To 400 Million Yuan Worth Of Company Sh

Repairing Navy submarines at private yards often cheaper, Congressional Budget Office finds

NORFOLK, Va. – Repair and maintenance work on Navy submarines may be more cost effective at private shipyards than the Navy’s own public yards according to a report…

France-Italy Naval Shipbuilding Deal Still Being

A military shipbuilding alliance between Italy and France is still being examined but will require time given its complexity, the chief executive of Italy's Fincantieri…

Gulf Island Shipyards Sues Hornbeck Offshore

Gulf Island Shipyards (GIS) has sued Hornbeck Offshore over what it says is the wrongful termination of two shipyard construction contracts for the final two vessels…

Newport Shipyard will host annual 'Pumpkin Regatta' on October 12

Newport, RI – On Friday, October 12, the yachting community will come together at Newport Shipyard to paddle in the Shipyards annual Pumpkin Regatta which raised over $8…