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2014-03-25 23:33:35

SXM Deals shares its list of the best private charter boats in St. Maarten. Philipsburg, St. Maarten (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 SXM Deals, the leading tour operator on the island, shares its list of the top six boat rentals and private charters in St. Maarten. Amongst the list, are beautiful sailing catamarans and some very powerful powerboats. All the boats available for private charters can accommodate smaller groups of 12 persons and under while the larger catamarans can take up to 60...

2014-03-25 20:20:42

HOUSTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd. (Oslo Bors: NOF.OL) today reported that its subsidiary, Northern Offshore U.K. Limited, has received a declaration from Maersk Olie og Gas AS ("Maersk") exercising the second of three one-year options for the jackup Energy Enhancer. The commencement date of the new option period is approximately mid-July 2014, which commits the Energy Enhancer to Maersk for continued operation in the Danish Sector of the North Sea until...

2014-03-24 12:20:14

Open architecture computing infrastructure (OPEN CI) enables U.S. Navy to adapt to emerging, complex missions quickly and cost-effectively. FAIRFAX, Va., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S Navy christened its newest Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), the future USS Jackson (LCS 6), at the Austal shipyard in Mobile, Ala., on March 22, 2014. As systems integrator on the Austal USA-led team, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems is continuing to apply its...

2014-03-18 23:33:19

Will-Burt’s Strongest Locking Pneumatic Mast Engineered for Mobile Communications Orrville, Ohio (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Will-Burt Company, the world’s premier manufacturer of telescoping mast and tower elevation solutions for mobile communication systems, is introducing its new Ultra Heavy-Duty pneumatic mast with significant antenna elevation capabilities at the International Wireless Communications Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada March 24th (Booth #6115). The Ultra Heavy-Duty Mast...

2014-03-18 23:32:24

World-class Northwest event to take place April 12 - 13 Port Angeles, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Anyone living in the Pacific Northwest who has toyed with the idea of learning to properly maneuver a kayak or standup paddle board (SUP) won’t want to miss a one-of-a-kind event that is coming to their own backyard this next month. Nine experts specializing in all genres of kayaking and SUP will gather in Port Angeles on April 12-13 to offer two days of on-the-water instruction at the...

2014-03-17 16:20:22

BATH, Maine, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a contract valued at $642.5 million to construct an additional Arleigh Burke-class destroyer. The award brings the total number of ships to be constructed by Bath Iron Works under a multi-year procurement to five, and the total value of the contract to approximately $3.4 billion. General Dynamics Bath Iron Works is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). There are...

2014-03-17 12:20:22

SOUTHPORT, Conn., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Principal Maritime Management LLC of Southport, Connecticut, a shipping company owned by affiliates of Apollo Global Management LLC, has formed a new platform in the stainless steel chemical shipping sector. Additionally, Princimar Chemical Carriers ("Princimar") has acquired its initial three stainless steel chemical tankers, all of which were purchased from existing owners and are currently in service. Princimar Chemical Carriers...

2014-03-17 12:20:21

SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics NASSCO a $128.5 million contract for the detail design and construction of the Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) 3 Afloat Forward Staging Base (AFSB). NASSCO is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). Under the terms of the contract, NASSCO will provide the detail design and construction efforts to convert the MLP 3 to an AFSB variant. The work will be performed at NASSCO's San Diego shipyard...

2014-03-13 16:24:11

LONDON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of March 13, 2014. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Web site www.noblecorp.com, under the "Investor Relations" section of the Web site. About Noble Corporation Noble is a leading offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. Noble performs, through its subsidiaries,...

2014-03-12 23:30:12

Piedmont Crossing will welcome Historian Melinda Ratchford when she speaks about the R. M. S. Titanic at the retirement community on Tuesday, March 25 at 2 p.m. Visit the website at http://www.piedmontcrossing.org. Thomasville, NC (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Piedmont Crossing will welcome Historian Melinda Ratchford when she speaks about the R. M. S. Titanic at the retirement community on Tuesday, March 25 at 2 p.m. Dr. Ratchford is a native of Kannapolis, North Carolina. She received her...


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holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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