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Posted: 13 days ago

Wärtsilä designs multi-purpose SOV for US wind market

The Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has designed the world’s first US-flagged, Jones Act-compliant...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: about 1 month ago

Biden backs the Jones Act in a new executive order

The U.S. President Joseph R. Biden, who took office just a week ago, is powering through very busy f...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

US: New Jones Act compliant offshore wind vessel on horizon

Lloyd’s Register North America and Northeast Technical Services Co. (NETSCo) have joined forces to d...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Ørsted and Eversource charter first-ever Jones Act SOV

Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), Ørsted, and Eversource have signed a long-term charter agreement for ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 8 months ago
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Offshore energy industry navigating 100-year-old US law

Section 27 of the U.S. Merchant Marine, sponsored by Senator Wesley L. Jones and enacted in June 192...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

First Jones Act compliant offshore wind installation vessel coming in 2023

A consortium led by Dominion Energy is developing a Jones Act compliant installation vessel for the ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

OSG Secures Loan to Finance Jones Act ATB Newbuild

Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) closes a USD 33,150,000 loan to finance its new oil and chemical AT...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Keeping America’s Ports Safe

The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA) recently completed its historic study of t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Bibby and Resolve Marine Ink US Vessel Deal

Bibby Marine Services and Resolve Marine Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to de...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

No Changes to the Jones Act

President Donald Trump met with Congressional leaders from the Senate and House yesterday to discuss...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

US Senator Introduces Bill to Repeal the Jones Act

US Senator introduced a bill to repeal the Jones Act and allow all qualified vessels to trade betwee...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Aeolus Picks Ulstein Design for 1st Jones Act-Compliant SOV

US-based Aeolus Energy has signed an agreement with Norway’s Ulstein Design & Solutions, ...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Jones Act WTIV Needs 3.5GW Offshore Wind Capacity Pipeline

An owner of a U.S. Jones Act compliant wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) needs a pipeline of a...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Jones Act WTIV Needs 3.5GW Offshore Wind Capacity Pipeline

An owner of a U.S. Jones Act compliant wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) needs a pipeline of a...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Harvey Gulf Adds Second Jones Act Subsea Vessel to Its Fleet

Harvey Gulf International Marine has taken delivery of the second 340′ Multi-Purpose Support V...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

House Bill Pushes for 5-Year Jones Act Halt in Puerto Rico

US Congressman Gary Palmer and Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez have introduced a legislation which wou...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Foreign Ships Not Using Jones Act Waiver for Puerto Rico

Not a single foreign vessel utilized the 10-day Jones Act waiver to deliver cargo from the US mainla...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

US Senators Push to Exempt Puerto Rico from Jones Act

US Senators John McCain and Mike Lee have introduced legislation that would permanently exempt Puert...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Trump Waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico

The Trump Administration has finally decided to waive the Jones Act for the hurricane-ravaged Puerto...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Jones Act Waiver for Puerto Rico Still on the Table?

Puerto Rico could receive an approval for a Jones Act waiver as US President Donald Trump informed h...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

US Denies Request for Puerto Rico Jones Act Waiver

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has denied a request for Jones Act waiver to storm-rava...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Crowley Sends 18 Jones Act Tankers to Florida Ports

Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime has sent 18 Jones Act petroleum vessels to discharge gasoline an...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

US Extends Jones Act Waiver

The US has decided to extended the limited Jones Act Waiver on the back of the severe disruptions of...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Push US to Waive Jones Act

In recognition of the severity of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the US Department of Homeland Security...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

US to Get 1st Jones Act Compliant Offshore Wind Jack-Up Ship

Zentech and Renewables Resources International (RRI) revealed plans to build the first Jones Act com...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago