Why the White House granted a Jones Act waiver that wasn’t needed
It has become abundantly clear that shortage of ships has had absolutely nothing to do with the shortage of relief supplies within Puerto Rico. During a White House Press Briefing President Trump’s homeland security adviser, Tom Bossert, explained why the waiver was issued.
SUNY Maritime training ship sails to Puerto Rico
The 565 ft ship, which is used by the college to train and educate SUNY Maritime cadets looking to pursue a career in commercial shipping, can be activated by the government in times of natural disaster.
LNG bunkering vessel system wins LR Approval in Principle
The cargo handling system is designed for LNG bunkering to a LNG-fueled ship, as well to supply fuel gas to the dual-fuel main engine and to manage boil-off gas (BOG).
Ingalls awarded $29.3 million to start USS Fitzgerald work
This initial planning and preparation phase of an availability will include a combination of restoration and modernization of the USS Fitzgerald.