The following is the Oct. 16, 2018 Congressional Research Service report, FY2019 National Defense Authorization Act: Selected Military Personnel Issues.
From the report
Each year, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) provides authorization of appropriations for a range of Department of Defense (DOD) and national security programs and related activities. New or clarified defense policies, organizational reform, and directed reports to Congress are often included. For FY2019, the John S....
The maritime and port consultancy company, Siport21, has presented in the 7th Ports and Coastal Technical Congress and 4th Mediterranean Days (PIANC) a moored ship motion predictive system for the Port Authority of Bahia de Algeciras. This system is enabled to integrate in SAMPA (Autonomous Measurement, Prediction and Alert System).
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This system, developed by Siport21, communicates warnings related to the operational limits of moored vessels, in order to improve the...
PAKISTANI transport operator, TCS Logistics, has received a Transports Internationaux Routiers (TIR) carnet from IRU member, PNC-ICC
U.S. Federal Reserve officials are monitoring the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the possibility that any sanctions against Saudi Arabia could disrupt oil markets, Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic said on Friday. Asked about the risks to the U.S. economic outlook at an...
EMS Maritime Offshore (EMO) in north Germany has launched its sixth crew transfer vessel and secured a new offshore service supply deal with Hamburg-based Senvion, reports Tom Todd.
The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, rose on Friday as rates for the capesize vessel segment hit their highest in about six weeks.The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize…
By Sabrina Valle and Kevin Crowley (Bloomberg) — In a single year, Exxon Mobil Corp. has gone from being a tiny bit player in Brazil to the second-largest holder of oil exploration acreage, trailing only state-controlled Petroleo Brasileiro SA. The last 24 concessions the U.S. giant bought with its...
Στη Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2018, τη μεγαλύτερη συνάντηση των ιθυνόντων της ναυτιλιακής βιομηχανίας, που λαμβάνει χώρα στα Ηνωμένα Αραβικά Εμιράτα, φέτος από 29 έως 31 Οκτωβρίου, θα συμμετάσχει για άλλη μια φορά η Marichem Marigases.
Η Carnival Cruise Line, η οποία αποτελεί μέρος του μεγαλύτερου ομίλου κρουαζιέρας στον κόσμο, της Carnival Corporation, προχωρά σε εργασίες ανακαίνισης του κρουαζιερόπλοιού της «Carnival Victory».
Στο πλαίσιο των εργασιών ανακαίνισης, οι οποίες εκτιμάται ότι θα κοστίσουν περίπου $200 εκατ., το «Carnival Victory» θα μετονομαστεί σε Carnival Radiance, ενώ αναμένεται να ξεκινήσει και πάλι τις κρουαζιέρες το 2020.
Η Carnival Corporation το 2011 ανακοίνωσε ένα πρόγραμμα για την ανανέωση του στόλου...
Jindal Stainless Ltd., part of billionaire Savitri Jindal’s steel and power conglomerate, expects to leave behind its debt troubles by March, allowing it to boost its capacity by half over the following two years. India’s dominant stainless steel producer had been forced into a central...