Florida shipyard faces OSHA penalties after drowning death; Corvus plans eight-fold increase in battery production capacity

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Smit Lamnalco takes delivery of first two tugs in ASD 312 quartet
July 11, 2018 — Damen’s ability to deliver quickly from stock played a key role in Smit Lamnalco’s decision to choose the four Damen tugs.

U.S.-flag lines get slimmer Transcom contracts than last year
The total is substantially down from the $871 million awarded last year.dots.JPG
Florida shipyard faces $271,061 in OSHA penalties after drowning death

According to OSHA, the worker drowned after a pressured air manifold struck him and knocked him into the river.dots.JPG Chevron gets NOL for use of Taro in MAN’s ACOM system
Field tests were carried out on a 6S90ME-C8 MAN B&W two-stroke engine using MAN’s Automated Cylinder Oil Mixing (ACOM) system.dots.JPG Corvus plans eight-fold increase in battery production capacity
The market for maritime batteries has seen strong growth in recent years, and Corvus Energy is one of the dominant suppliers in the market.dots.JPG Wärtsilä 34DF now EPA Tier 3 certified in diesel mode as well as gas
Wärtsilä says that it is the first engine manufacturer to be awarded this certification.