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Andy Stuart, Norwegian Cruise Line's president and Chief Executive Officer, was present in the hall and laid the traditional "lucky coin", etched with the outline of the ship's signature hull designed by wildlife artist Wyland, before the block was ...
ships will be open for general public tours starting Thursday at 8 a.m. in Manhattan at Piers 86, 88 and 92, and the Intrepid sea, Air and Space Museum. ships will also be stationed at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal and the Homeport Pier in Staten Island ...
The aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford left Naval Station Norfolk Wednesday for its second set of sea trials, the navy said. The $12.9 billion first-in-class ship will spend the next several days at sea on acceptance trials. The crew will demonstrate to ...
Wittman chairs the House Armed Services sea power panel, which makes him a key player in funding for shipbuilding and ship repair, an important industry in Hampton Roads. Earlier in the day, representatives of the shipbuilding industry - including a ...
Midsized ships like Regent Seven seas Cruises Mariner or Cunard's Queen Victoria have just a couple thousand passengers, meaning you'll still get more personalized service, but with more onboard Entertainment options.
QUINCY - The Port of Quincy is garnering interest as an inland port to ship ocean containers by rail to Puget Sound ports. Discussions began in February after a ...
The crew rescued from the MV Maria 3 included nationals of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Maldives.
Carnival Corp.'s upcoming line of Medallion-class cruise ships will feature custom avatars, designed by passengers before or during their trips.
WATERFORD - A couple sailing what is known as America's Great Loop Cruise, took on six inches of water Wednesday morning in Lock 2 of the Erie Canal, Waterford Fire Company officials said.
A US Navy ship has sailed in disputed South China Sea waters near a reef claimed by Beijing in the first "freedom of navigation" exercise under President Donald Trump, a US official said.
ROME -- The bodies of at least 34 migrants, many of them young children, were recovered from the sea off Libya after some 200 migrants tumbled into rough waters when their overcrowded smugglers' boat capsized Wednesday, the Italian Coast Guard said ...
Canadian Coast Guard ship Louis S. St-Laurent makes an approach to the Coast Guard cutter Healy in the Arctic Ocean Sept. 2009. As Arctic marine traffic ...
The DIMECC-led marine industry initiative One sea - Autonomous Maritime ecosystem has revealed its roadmaps for the development of the world's first autonomous ship system. One Sea partners seek to jointly develop fully remote controlled vessels using ...
Dubai // It may not be the fastest or the most destructive vessel of the British navy but RFA Fort Victoria's three-week maintenance stop in Dubai has offered a glimpse of its crucial role in the war on terror and piracy.
Amazing footage shows a North Wales rescue helicopter carrying out daring manoeuvres on a tall ship in the Irish Sea. The Bristow helicopter was training with the Tall ships youth Trust near the Isle of Man.
MSC Cruises has broken ground on what will be the biggest cruise line private island in the Caribbean. Being built on a former sand-mining facility, which was originally planned for development into an LNG import terminal, the 95-acre man-made island ...
The ships have a huge lower decks that can be opened as a bridge to accommodate landing of tanks, defence cargo, as well as troops from sea to land. These ships do not require docking and can easily return as they can stay in sea uninterrupted for ...
The ships would be sheltered by a breakwall and would dock facing eastwards, a move made after extensive consultation with cruise ship captains and port designers. The plan still has to pass numerous government approvals, but momentum is building as ...
In this May 18, 2017 photo, visitors view a model of the Queen Elizabeth at an exhibition entitled "Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed, and Style" at the Peabody Essex Museum, in Salem, Mass.
At the same time, Pentagon officials have publically stated the U.S. will continue "freedom of navigation" exercises wherein navy ships sail within 12 miles of territory claimed by the Chinese - and tensions are clearly on the rise. In addition to ...
A few days after the ship left, federal records showed that the COSCO Development was drawing only an inch over 40 feet of water on its arrival. Early last week, one of the largest container ships in the world - the MOL Triumph, able to carry more than ...
The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) and the U.S. Navy concluded a passing exercise (PASSEX) in the South China Sea this week, according to a May 18 U.S. navy press release. The principal purpose behind a passing exercise is to ensure that ...
ships will be smaller and lighter, saving on costs, according to Peter Due, a project manager at Kongsberg, which is launching the ship. With no crew on board, there's also ... for remote-controlled ships. sea Machines CEO Michael Johnson said making ...
LiqTech International, Inc. (LiqTech) has announced that it has received a $399,000 order for its waste water treatment system for use with marine scrubbers.
At the Port of Sydney Development Corp.'s Port Days event on Thursday, Andrew Prossin of Vancouver-based One Ocean Expeditions said if the new facilities include the ability to fuel large ships, he will make Sydney the last provisioning stop before ...
In all the controversy over toxic air pollution from diesel cars, little is heard of a worse source of pollution - shipping. Large ocean-going ships tend to use bunker fuel, the world's dirtiest diesel fuel - a toxic, tar-like sludge that usually ...
A Norwegian billionaire, who started out as a fisherman, has said he will give away most of his estimated $2.6 billion fortune in a bid to help clean up the world's ...
John Garamendi, a Democrat from California, singled out the Littoral Combat ship, the sea service's roughly $34 billion effort to develop a total of 40 ships with multiple variants and mission modules to operate near shores. "The fundamental argument ...
A computer simulation showing the Yara Birkeland, the world's first fully electric and utonomous container ship. Although it can be operated remotely by a pilot, it will also be able to cruise on its own, using sensors, cameras and navigation tools ...
A computer simulation showing the Yara Birkeland, the world's first fully electric and utonomous container ship. Although it can be operated remotely by a pilot, it will also be able to cruise on its own, using sensors, cameras and navigation tools ...
Divers have installed a plaque identifying the final 250 contributors to a project that turned a U.S. Naval ship into an artificial reef.
The measure also mandates that the Coast Guard maintain a requirement that ocean-going vessels entering The Great Lakes dump ballast water at least 200 miles before entering the St. Lawrence Seaway, unless and until it determines a more certain way of ...
The Bermuda Triangle lies in a section of the North Atlantic Ocean. It covers an area of 440,000 miles of sea. It's one of the most heavily travelled shipping lanes in the world, with vessels crossing through to get to ports in America, Europe and the ...
The REV will be equipped with modern laboratories, an auditorium, two helipads, a hangar for a remote operated vehicle, an autonomous underwater vehicle as a multifunctional cargo deck aft of the ship, and high-tech equipment for monitoring and ...
Nanaimo's 2017 cruise ship season set sail Wednesday with a visit from Royal Caribbean Line's Explorer of the Seas. The ship, which lists on board amenities ...
As Ocean Diamond's captain Oleg Klaptenko confirmed, operating in Polar waters is the ultimate test of his ship, and his skills as a professional seafarer.
The mystery of how some invasive species may rapidly invade and spread in the world's oceans without assistance by marine traffic may have been partly solved by a new Mediterranean Sea study. Red Sea rabbitfish invaded the ... While the marine life in ...
Boasting 7,000 sensors, 650 wall-mounted touchscreens, over hundreds of Wi-Fi access points, private digital displays in each room, over 75 miles of colored cable, three massive antennas, and even the Ocean Medallion wearable for each passenger, this ...
The lido decks on cruise ships have come a long way from the days when it consisted of a simple swimming pool surrounded by sun loungers.
police later discovered the mystery man was the captain of the Morning Ninni, a cargo ship from Singapore that had been sailing close to the Spanish territory of Ceuta in northern Morocco across the Gibraltar strait.
The USS Yorktown (CV-5) was heavily damaged at the Battle of Coral sea, but it pushed on to join other navy forces at the Battle of Midway, where the valiant actions of the crew helped ensure a U.S.
A Ministry of Transportation project to produce several container ships to support President Joko Widodo's sea Toll development programme is on track to finish by the end of the year.
84 year-old grandmother Marguerite Hayward was traveling with her husband, war veteran Fred Hayward, on board the Regent Seven seas Cruises Explorer ...
Royal Caribbean has carefully crafted seven "neighborhoods" on Harmony of the seas, and they can help cruisers from feeling overwhelmed by the sheer magnitude of the vessel.
The Pacific Ocean isn't unique. Every ocean has its own garbage patch. You could say they are the planet's toilet bowls that are forever trying to flush the almost 20 million tonnes of plastics the UN estimates we dump into the sea every year. Birds ...
A 15,000-ton luxury cruise ship, two tall ships available for overnight trips, and some ships used for everything from scientific testing to life lessons will be on Grand Traverse Bay this summer.
Balcony Cabins - Just over 20 years ago, the choice in cruise ship cabins was primarily between ocean view or inside staterooms.
The Falkland Islands government (FIG) announced Friday that the reefer Frio Las Palmas has successfully towed the stricken fishing tender Uruguay Reefer out to sea. The Uruguay Reefer had drifted into the Falkland Islands conservation Zone after her ...
Residents of the Primorsky krai appreciate every new arrest in the inner circle of Governor Vladimir Miklushevsky. People hope that the 'Khoroshavin scheme' used by the law enforcement authorities who arrest subordinates and friends of Miklushevsky to ...


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