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2011-04-14 10:40:00

A tired chief mate was responsible for a Chinese registered coal carrier ship that ran aground on the Douglas Shoal off the Queensland Coast, states the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) in its investigation.

2011-02-01 16:30:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kirby Corporation ("Kirby") (NYSE: KEX) today announced the signing of an agreement to purchase the ship bunkering operations of Enterprise Marine Services LLC ("Enterprise") for approximately $53 million in cash.

2009-07-16 16:50:00

WASHINGTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Panagiotis Stamatakis, the chief engineer on the Cyprus-flagged M/V Myron N, and the second engineer, Dimitrios Papadakis, both citizens of Greece, pleaded guilty today in U.S.

2009-04-24 16:42:00

WASHINGTON, April 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- STX Pan Ocean Co. Ltd.

2009-03-16 12:07:00

WASHINGTON, March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal judge in Corpus Christi, Texas, has sentenced General Maritime Management (Portugal), the operator of a fleet of tanker vessels, and two crewmembers of the motor tanker Genmar Defiance for making false statements to the U.S.

2008-06-16 18:00:16

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: U.S. Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs, +1- 202-514-2007, TDD, +1-202-514-1888 PHILADELPHIA, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reederei Karl Schlueter, the operator of GmbH & Co.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.