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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
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.