One dead after fishing boat & Odfjell tanker collide; Crowley realigns & introduces new leadership

Marine Daily
Galveston: One dead after fishing boat and Odfjell tanker collide

Odfjell says that, at the time of the incident, tanker Bow Fortune was inbound and under pilotage as the first vessel in a convoy and that there was heavy fog in the area. Full Article

Congressional panel gets a lesson on marine electrification

Testimony presented by ABB’s Peter Brynn at hearing on “Path to a Carbon-Free Maritime Industry” is a comprehensive all-in-one-place primer on electric drive technology. Full Article

ML Magazine
Suits filed against owners of dive boat hit by fatal fire

Plaintiffs lawyers will contest Conception owners’ attempt to seek protection under the Limitation of Liability Act of 1851. Full Article

Damen to be main contractor for German MKS 180 Multi-Purpose Combat Ships

Partners with L├╝rssen group and Thales to build ships in Germany at Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg. Full Article

Crowley realigns its marine services organization

Crowley Maritime Corporation has realigned its marine services organization into three divisions and introduced new leadership. Full Article

High waters and adverse weather impact Seaway traffic levels

Climate resiliency to deal with high-water levels is at top of Chamber of Marine Commerce 2020 wish list for legislative and policymakers to support the growth of Great Lakes-St. Lawrence and coastal shipping. Full Article