MHI to build “apple tank” LNG duo for Cameron shale exports
January 29, 2015—Intended for the delivery of LNG to customers in Japan from the Cameron LNG Export Project in Louisiana, the ships are scheduled for completion and delivery in 2018 and 2019. They are the first ordered from MHI for the shale oil market and feature a design offering significant improvements in both LNG carrying capacity and fuel efficiency.
Faked BOP test chart could bring five year prison term
Race Addington was charged with making false statements in relation to the veracity of blowout preventer testing on an offshore oil and gas platform located at Ship Shoal 225 located on a federal mineral lease in the Gulf of Mexico.
Maintenance deficiencies eyed in ferry grounding
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) finds that maintenance deficiencies and lack of adequate emergency procedures led to the November 7, 2013 loss of electrical power and grounding of the passenger ferry Princess of Acadia in Digby, Nova Scotia.
GE unveils GE Marine organization
The new organization brings together GE’s commercial and technological expertise in the marine sector from gas turbines and diesel engines to automation and control systems.
Rob Hogan to be Newport News VP manufacturing
In his new position, Hogan will be responsible for manufacturing and manufacturing planning in support of all shipbuilding programs.