USCG warns of cyber attacks on commercial vessels; Colonna’s to demilitarize nuclear sub

May 29
May 29, 2019 — The Coast Guard released a Marine Safety Bulletin in response to reports of malicious software designed to disrupt shipboard computer systems.

Colonna’s to demilitarize nuclear sub

Colonna’s Shipyard has been awarded a contract to provide demilitarization of fixtures onboard the Los Angeles class nuclear submarine USS San Francisco (SSN-711).

Bollinger names Chris Remont EVP New Construction

In this role, Remont will assume responsibility of overseeing all commercial and government new construction programs for the company.

SCA honors DeFazio with Maritime Leadership Award

The Shipbuilders Council of America recognized Peter DeFazio (R-Ore.) as “an exemplary leader in Congress who has demonstrated outstanding dedication and support of the U.S. shipbuilding and repair industry.”
ABB opens Murmansk Marine Service Center

With Arctic maritime activity steadily increasing, ABB has opened a Marine Service Center in Murmansk, Russia,, the world’s largest city above the Arctic Circle. ABB’s technologies are widely used for vessels operating on the Northern Sea Route.
Wasaline RoPax to have WE Tech hybrid propulsion solution

WE Tech Solutions Oy in Finland is to deliver an advanced hybrid electric propulsion solution for the Wasaline RoPax ferry on order at shipbuilder Rauma Marine Construction Oy.

Damen Yichang lays keel for LNG bunkering vessel

Ordered by Estonian energy company Elenger, formerly Eesti gas, the 99.8 meter long vessel is set to start operations in the second half of next year.