Ezra and Japanese engineering giant in subsea joint venture
August 27, 2015—Singapore’s Ezra Holdings has entered a binding MOU with Japanese engineering giant Chiyoda Corporation. Chiyoda will invest in Ezra’s Subsea Services business to form Emas Chiyoda Subsea—a 50:50 Joint Venture. The partnership creates an opportunity for Emas AMC to expand its subsea-to-surface offering, and provide more value to clients and partners, and for Chiyoda to rapidly accelerate its expansion of its Offshore & Upstream business portfolio.
Maritime Salvage Conference set for Sept. 22-24 in Stamford
The conference will be kicked off by RADM Linda Fagan, Commander, First Coast Guard District.
Great Lakes shipyard to build tug for Guatamalan customer
Great Lakes Group’s Handy Size Class tug was designed by Crowley Maritime subsidiary Jensen Naval Architects & Marine Engineers, Seattle, WA.
USCG orders precautions following Tianjin explosions
Due to concerns that there may be potentially hazardous ash, debris or residues on vessels or cargo bound for U.S. ports, the USCG and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) are monitoring vessel traffic and cargo departing the port complex in Tianjin, China.
Damen delivers ICE class ASD tug to Lithuania
The tug will be the first in Klaipeda with an ARC4 ice class and escort notation approved by the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping.