Search results for: USMX

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  • 8 June 2018

    ILA and USMX reach tentative agreement on a six-year contract covering East Coast and Gulf Coast ports.

  • 1 March 2017

    The International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) urged its members not to stage any strikes as the union intends to seek emergency meeting with members of the US Congress. Last week, the association called for a one-day shutdown of US East Coast and Gulf Coast ports to protest over job losses. The protests were planned due to hiring practices in […]

  • 24 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) has called for a one-day shutdown of US East Coast and Gulf Coast ports to protest over job losses. The date of the planned industrial action, which includes a march of dockworkers on Washington, was not disclosed. The protest will be organized due to hiring practices in some of the […]

  • 28 December 2012

    Governor Rick Scott held a press conference call with Florida port leaders to discuss the importance of Florida’s ports during the ongoing negotiations between the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) and the United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) regarding their contract, which is set to expire Saturday, December 29th. Governor Scott said, “We are together on this […]

  • 28 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Governor Rick Scott held a press conference call with Florida port leaders to discuss the importance of Florida’s ports during the ongoing negotiations between the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) and the United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) regarding their contract, which is set to expire Saturday, December 29th. Governor Scott said, “We are together on this […]

  • 22 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    ASV Global has been awarded a contract by the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) for the provision of C-Worker 5 unmanned surface vehicle (USV). The 18’ USV will be used for testing, training, and establishing procedures and protocols for use of the system by NOAA on future hydrographic programs. Monty Graham, director of USM’s School […]

  • 13 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant announced a list of 15 restoration projects for 2019 during the annual Mississippi Restoration Summit in Biloxi yesterday. When implemented, these projects will add more than $53 million to the total of more than $560 million already being spent on restoration projects in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil […]

  • 3 August 2010
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Oceaneering International, Inc.  announced that it has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Grayloc Products Canada, Ltd., acquired all the operating assets of SMX International Canada Inc. (SMX). Located near Toronto, SMX is a manufacturer of metal-to-metal seal clamp connectors, check valves, and universal ball joints. The company markets worldwide with its primary customer base in Canada. […]

  • 10 November 2014

    Bibby Ship Management and United Ship Management formed a JV to explore business opportunities in the Chinese market.

  • 11 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    L3 Technologies has been awarded a contract for an Iver3 EP unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) from the University of Southern Mississippi (USM). The Iver3 UUV will be used by the Division of Marine Science within the School of Ocean Science and Engineering. The Division of Marine Science offers the only interdisciplinary undergraduate program in marine […]

  • 10 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Offshore market player Bibby Ship Management has formed a strategic alliance with Singapore-based United Ship Management targeting the growing Chinese Market. The joint venture, to be known as Bibby-USM Shipping Pte Ltd, has been set up as an independent company by both companies to help diversify operations into the North Asia region, targeting China and […]

  • 11 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Bibby Ship Management has formed a strategic alliance with Singapore-based United Ship Management to capitalise on business opportunities in the growing Chinese market. The joint venture, named Bibby-USM Shipping Pte Ltd, has been set up as an independent company by both companies to help diversify operations into the North Asia region, targeting China and Taiwan […]

  • 11 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Nautilus Minerals has entered into a Funding Mandate Agreement with Deep Sea Mining Finance (DSMF). DSMF will seek to leverage the international expertise and financial relationships of Nautilus’ two major shareholders to assist in advancing the development of the company’s Solwara 1 Project. As previously disclosed, Mark P. M. Horn will lead DSMF, which is […]

  • 3 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Nautilus Minerals has arranged additional bridge loans from Deep Sea Mining Finance, which are expected to form part of a larger secured structured credit facility of up to $34 million. Nautilus has to date received bridge loans from Deep Sea Mining Finance totaling $9,650,000. The bridge loans should assist Nautilus’ immediate working capital requirements and […]

  • 23 January 2015

    The U.S. Navy’s  Military Sealift Command prepositioning vessel USNS Sgt. Matej Kocak (T-AK 3005) ran aground off the East Coast of Okinawa, Japan, January 22, at approximately 11:30 AM, local time. The vessel is located approximately 6 nautical miles off the coast of Uruma, Okinawa, Japan. Tugs are on scene stabilizing the vessel and assessing the […]

  • 3 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Nick Segredakis Diving Ltd, a specialist in underwater services, and USM Group Ltd have concluded cooperation agreement and are starting to carry out LiquiBurst cleaning in Greece. LiquiBurst Underwater Cleaning Technology – is the unique solution which enables to carry out underwater cleaning without any mechanical or high-pressure contact to the surface. Equipment embodied under […]

  • 19 November 2012

    The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved N37 billion for Gurara water irrigation scheme completion, reports allafrica. The Gurara Water Project is an ongoing multipurpose Dam Water Project for water supply, hydropower, irrigation and other ancillary uses. The project is being fully developed by the Federal Government of Nigeria. It presently comprises a system of […]

  • 17 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    International Submarine Engineering Ltd learns of its customer’s new depth record obtained by the ISE Explorer Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) ‘Eagle Ray’, a cooperative venture of the University of Southern Mississippi and the University of Mississippi. Operated by the National Institute for Undersea Science and Technology (NIUST), the Eagle Ray AUV completed a survey in […]

  • 16 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Governor Pat Quinn visited an old steel mill site to showcase the final phase of the innovative Mud-to-Parks program, which makes use of reclaimed topsoil dredged from the Illinois River to create a new park near Lake Michigan. Mud-to-Parks is a component of Governor Quinn’s Millennium Reserve Initiative to restore habitat, rehabilitate brownfields and create […]

  • 5 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Nautilus Minerals continues to arrange bridge loans from Deep Sea Mining Finance, which are expected to form part of a larger secured structured credit facility of up to $34 million to be provided by the lender to the company. To date the company has received bridge loans from the Deep Sea Mining Finance totaling $6,650,000. […]

  • 8 July 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Hyperdynamics Corp. announced that it has appointed Paul C. Reinbolt as its new Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President. Reinbolt will join the company effective August 8. Reinbolt is retiring from Marathon Oil Corporation after more than 30 years with the company, most recently serving as Vice President-Finance and Treasurer. In this role […]

  • 3 October 2011

    Alion Science and Technology, an employee-owned technology solutions company, announced that it has been awarded a contract to support the Navy’s Amphibious Warfare Program Office in their efforts to satisfy both current and future Navy/Marine Corps needs for Amphibious Warfare. Alion’s efforts include supporting the acquisition and production of the Navy’s LHA (R) class and […]