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Roy Dunlap invented a mechanical pressure switch that prevented oil tanks from overflowing and founded SOR Inc.
SOR® founder Roy Dunlap leveraged the static-o-ring
Christopher Lytle, Port of Long Beach Executive Director since November 2011, will resign to take the top post at the Port of Oakland.
Lytle will remain at Long Beach until mid-July,
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano hosted the first U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Portrait Unveiling Ceremony in honor of Governor Tom
Vice President Joe Biden welcomed the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s Class of 2013 as the Coast Guard’s newest officers, saluting their service and emphasizing the
Two Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division employees were recognized recently at the CIO Leadership Event.
Deborah Morewitz and
Atle Jacobsen, the CEO of Dolphin Geophysical, is, in many ways, a bit of a paradox.
An experienced, no-nonsense, veteran of the marine seismic surveying industry,
Thome Group, Singapore’s first independent ship manager, celebrates its 50th anniversary this year & continues to expand its global footprint.
As part of this expansion,
Maritime London will be leading a delegation of British maritime professionals to Athens, Greece, next month.
The high level group will present to an audience
The hunt is on for six apprentices to undertake a 4-year programme combining study, training, & hands-on work experience in engineering.
DP World London Gateway
A new dive support vessel (DSV), optimized for operations in the North Sea, will feature three MacGregor offshore cranes, enabling efficient load-handling in the subsea environment.
On Wednesday, May 22 at 10:00 a.m., U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will present the Merchant Marine Medal for Outstanding Achievement to Rear Admiral Wendi Carpenter,
The Board of Directors of the company elected Ian C. Strachan to serve as Chairman of the Board effective May 18, 2013.
Mr. Strachan replaces J. Michael Talbert
National Maritime Day is May 22; & this year celebrates the thousands of civilian mariners who support freedom as part of the Navy’s Military Sealift Command.
Admiral Robert J. Papp,
Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, to address the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) forum on May 21, 2013.
Quest Specialty Chemicals, a leader in the specialty coatings industry, appoints 'Marj' Shymske president of its subsidiary.
With over 30 years of experience in sales,
Tim Nolan, as Executive Vice President, will report to Peter Keller, President and be domiciled at Sea Star headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida.
Tim has a broad
US Coast Guard cadet training barque ‘Eagle’ completes its first week of the cadet summer training deployment in the Atlantic Ocean.
Eagle left its homeport in New London, Conn.
PortVision’s Jason Tieman will speak to the International Liquid Terminals Association (ILTA) Conference on 'New Ways toMaximize Uptime & Utilization with Limited Resources'.
Viking Cruises launch Viking Ocean Cruises, the first new cruise line in nearly a decade.
Developed from the ground up to return the focus of cruising to the destination,
Petrobras CEO, Maria das Graças Silva Foster – named one of the world’s 100 most influential people by Time magazine in 2012 – will be a keynote speaker for the