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Posted: 22 days 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 ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 3 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: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 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: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 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: 6 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

U.S. Dredging Industry – Critical Component of National Security

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

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months 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...

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

The American Dredging Industry and 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
Posted: over 2 years ago

Aeolus Picks Ulstein Design for First 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 2 years ago

Report: 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 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Report: 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 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 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 2 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
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...

Categories:
  • 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 Vessel

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

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

First Jones Act Offshore Wind Jack-Up Coming in 2018

Zentech Inc. and Renewables Resources International (RRI) have announced their plans to build the fi...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Philly Shipyard in Talks on Jones Act Boxships

US-based Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI) is in advanced talks with a Jones Act operator to establish a n...

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

Interview: Jones Act decision is not only disappointing – it is alarming, OMSA CEO says

U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently withdrew its proposed changes to the Jones Act that woul...

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

American Maritime Partnership ‘extremely disappointed’ by Jones Act news

The U.S. maritime industry body the American Maritime Partnership (AMP) has lambasted the decision b...

Posted: over 3 years ago