White House unveils plan for massive expansion of U.S. offshore wind; MARAD announces $230 million in port infrastructure grants

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Glosten
White House unveils plan for massive expansion of U.S. offshore wind

Foresees construction of four to six WITVs in U.S. shipyards and sets 30 GW by 2030 target. Full Article

Mororka
MARAD invites applications for $230 million in port infrastructure grants

The latest round of grants is linked to offshore wind development plans. Full Article

JA Moody
Viridis Bulk Carriers plans for zero-emission ships by 2024

Norwegian shipowners Navigare Logistics and Mosvolds Rederi team with zero emission ship project specialist Amon Maritime in plan to build short sea bulkers with ammonia-electric hybrid power systems. Full Article

Bristol
Paraná River push boat fleet migrates to Thordon

Atria Logistics UABL is on its way to completing a fleet-wide retrofit to Thordon’s water lubricated tailshaft and rudder bearings. Full Article

Elliot Bay Design Group
Svitzer to deploy two new ice-class tugs in Scandinavia region

Maersk Group’s towage specialist takes delivery of first of two TundRA ASD tugs. Full Article

NCP
Damen updates TSHD range

Damen Shipyards is updating its trailing suction hopper dredge portfolio and expanding the range to cover hopper volumes from 650 to 5,000 cubic meters. Full Article