Latest News for: Americas shipyard


Comment: British Columbia wins when ships are built locally

North Shore News 30 Nov 2023
A commentary by the chief executive officer of Seaspan Shipyards ... shipbuilding — kickstarted by the National Shipbuilding Strategy, Seaspan has been growing and revitalizing the shipbuilding industry and has quietly built one of the most modern shipyards in North America.

Egypt's transport ministry reveals details of prospective Gargoub Port's economic zone

Egypt Today 28 Nov 2023
... and heading to North and South America; logistics center; a textile factory; shipyard to build naval boats and possibly export; plants to process crops cultivated in lands reclaimed nearby; green hydrogen plant; residential neighborhoods; tourist resorts; and entertainment areas.

HD Hyundai seeks to export more naval ships

Korea Times 22 Nov 2023
The Jeongjo the Great destroyer, left, is at anchor next to the Chungnam frigate on the quay of HD Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard in Ulsan, Monday ... Shipbuilder targets Southeast Asia, Middle East, Latin America ... ULSAN — Foreign employees at domestic shipyards have been ...

America’s Navy Shipyards Not Ready For New Super-Sized SSN(X) Subs

Forbes 17 Nov 2023
America's next attack subs are likely to be giants. But the Navy's public shipyards, working on a $21 billion recapitalization, seem focused on dry-docks for smaller subs ... .

Here's what we know about Detyens Shipyards' yearslong string of deaths

The Post and Courier 14 Nov 2023
Federal workplace safety officials have launched an investigation into the death of a man who perished after falling into a fuel tank at Detyens Shipyards over the weekend ... Detyens accounts for only a few hundred of America’s 140,000 shipyard workers, but it has begun to average one death per year in an industry that typically sees six nationwide.

MSC Confirms First Two Post-Pandemic Large Cruise Ship Orders in France

The Maritime Executive 13 Nov 2023
The shipyard has built 18 cruise ships for MSC, which currently has a fleet of 22 cruise ships, and is currently at nearly the halfway point on the MSC World America, the second ship of the class ... LNG tanks installed in October 2023 aboard the MSC World America building in France (MSC Cruises).

US invests more than half a billion dollars on port infrastructure

SAFETY4SEA 06 Nov 2023
Everything from the food we eat to the cars we drive to the lumber and steel used to build our homes passes through America’s ports, making them some of the most critical links in our nation’s supply chain ... MARAD has also announced $20.8 million in grant awards to 27 small shipyards in 20 states through the Small Shipyard Grant Program.

Visionary Captain Antonio Cosulich Passes Away at Age 84

The Maritime Executive 06 Nov 2023
“The loss of Capt ... Cosulich started the business with a 500-tonne ship ... They had a cargo and passenger shipping operation to North and South America and a Mediterranean shipping operation. Another brother was running the Monfalcone Shipyard, which is today part of Fincantieri, and a third brother was starting a fledgling airline ... ....

The Biden administration didn't name Knoxville a US tech hub. It's becoming one 'anyway'

Oakridger 30 Oct 2023
Flanked by cranes and shipyard workers, President Joe Biden says unions will be building America's renewable energy future — courting organized labor just as some unions weigh strikes that could damage the growth he wants to campaign on in 2024. (July 20). AP ... The U.S ... "The whole thing about this program is, we're investing all over America," said U.S.

Splaine: The Seacoast Compact of 1991, when our region was down but not out

Seacoast Online 15 Oct 2023
The potential closure of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard would have created a double hit ... The Greater Seacoast Economic Summit served a positive purpose in 1991, and contributed to renewed energy as we pulled together to make Pease Tradeport the economic engine it has become, and prevented closing of a shipyard that America needs now and forever ...

Ingalls launches amphibious assault ship Bougainville

Mississippi Business Journal 09 Oct 2023
Navy’s third America-class amphibious assault ship, USS Bougainville (LHA 8), from its floating dock into the Pascagoula River on Oct ... USS Bougainville is the first ship in the America class to be built with a well deck ... The shipyard delivered the first in the new America class of amphibious assault ships, USS America (LHA 6), in 2014.

HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Amphibious Assault Ship Bougainville (LHA 8)

The Eagle-Tribune 06 Oct 2023
HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced the successful launch of the Navy’s third America -class amphibious assault ship Bougainville (LHA 8) from its floating dock into the Pascagoula River on Saturday ... The shipyard delivered the first in the new America class of amphibious assault ships (LHA 6) in 2014.

Magnolia on the Move: October 5, 2023

Delta Democrat-Times 05 Oct 2023
Ingalls Shipbuilding recently held a keel authentication ceremony at its Pascagoula shipyard for the America-class amphibious ship Fallujah (LHA 9) ... Toyota Motor North America has announced Erik Skaggs will be the next president of Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi effective October 23.

Seapath and Pilot LNG to develop first US East Coast dedicated LNG bunkering facility

Seatrade Maritime News 29 Sep 2023
Related ... Related ... Libra’s other maritime holdings include Lomar Shipping, a global shipping company with a fleet of more than 40 vessels, and Americraft Marine, which owns and operates a Jones Act Shipyard in Palatka, Florida that constructs OSV, and tugboats and barges. TAGS. Alternative Fuels Americas LNG bunkering. .