VIDEO: Two ships collide in Welland Canal; Firefighters continue battling blaze aboard USS Bonhomme Richard

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VIDEO: Two ships collide in Welland Canal

Transport Canada is to investigate an accident in which two vessels collided while transiting Canada’s Welland Canal, in opposite directions, this past Saturday. Full Article

Firefighters continue battling blaze aboard USS Bonhomme Richard

This morning, firefighting teams were continuing to battle a fire on board USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), which is moored pier side at Naval Base San Diego for a regularly scheduled maintenance availability. Full Article

NAG Marine
Lindsay Malen-Habib named President of American Salvage Association

Resolve Marine Group’s Manager of Client Services Lindsay Malen-Habib has become the first woman to serve as president of the ASA. Full Article

Thordon Bearings
Bath Iron Works files NLRB complaint against striking union

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works has filed a charge with the National Labor Relations Board against the IAM Local S6 union asserting that it violated the National Labor Relations Act by threatening union members who elect to return to work. Full Article

PODCAST: David Lee of ABB discusses the current state of the U.S. tug market
CMA CGM newbuild will have new automatic roll stabilization system

Hamburg, Germany-headquartered Hoppe Marine GmbH has introduced a fully automatic version of its well-known Flume roll stabilization system. Full Article

Danish electric ferry reports successful first year in service

In its first year of operation on a 22-nautical-mile route, the pioneering Danish all-electric ferry Ellen has notched up some noteworthy milestones, according to Danfoss Editron. Full Article