Water transport

Stena RoRo's E-Flexer Côte d'Opale delivered to DFDS

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 12:18pm

b'STOCKHOLM, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Six weeks ahead of schedule, the Ro-Pax vessel Cte d\'Opale -Stena\'s fifth E-Flexer vessel from the Chinese shipyard CMI Jinling (Weihai) - was delivered today.

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  • b'STOCKHOLM, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Six weeks ahead of schedule, the Ro-Pax vessel Cte d\'Opale -Stena\'s fifth E-Flexer vessel from the Chinese shipyard CMI Jinling (Weihai) - was delivered today.
  • A ceremony with representatives from Stena RoRo, DFDS and the shipyard was held on site and the ship is now embarking on its maiden voyage to Europe where it will enter service during the summer.
  • "\nTo date, Stena RoRo has ordered nine large RoPax vessels of the E-Flexer type, five of which have now been delivered.
  • "\nThe Stena E-Flexer vessels combine cargo and passenger capabilities, and are substantially larger than today\'s standard ferries.

National Boating Under the Influence Prevention Campaign, Operation Dry Water, Publishes Annual Report

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

Officers made contact with over 305,000 boaters while patrolling our nation's waterways, providing an opportunity for officers to educate boaters and help raise awareness about the dangers related to boating under the influence.\nThe National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) recently published the 2020 Operation Dry Water Annual Report .

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  • Officers made contact with over 305,000 boaters while patrolling our nation's waterways, providing an opportunity for officers to educate boaters and help raise awareness about the dangers related to boating under the influence.\nThe National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) recently published the 2020 Operation Dry Water Annual Report .
  • The annual report also features the campaign's awareness and outreach efforts as well as the 2020 Operation Dry Water awards recipients.\nOperation Dry Water is a year-round boating under the influence awareness and enforcement campaign.
  • The annual three-day weekend takes place around July fourth, a holiday unfortunately known for drinking and boating, and deadly incidents.
  • * Operation Dry Water serves as a reminder to boaters that boating while impaired from the use of alcohol or drugs is extremely dangerous.

2021 National Safe Boating Week Offers Tips for All Boaters

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'MANASSAS, Va., May 12, 2021 PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- National Safe Boating Week will be held from May 22-28, 2021, reminding all boaters to brush up on boating safety skills and prepare for the boating season.

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  • b'MANASSAS, Va., May 12, 2021 PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- National Safe Boating Week will be held from May 22-28, 2021, reminding all boaters to brush up on boating safety skills and prepare for the boating season.
  • This observance week is the annual kick-off of the Safe Boating Campaign, a global awareness effort that encourages boaters to make the most of their boating adventure by being responsible.\n"The best boating experience is safe boating," said Yvonne Pentz, communications director of the National Safe Boating Council, a nonprofit dedicated to helping create a safe boating experience for all boaters and the lead organization of the Safe Boating Campaign.
  • "\nThe National Safe Boating Council recommends these tips for boaters:\nTake a boating safety course.
  • Learn more at https://safeboatingcampaign.com .\nEstablished in 1958, the National Safe Boating Council is the foremost coalition for the advancement and promotion of safer boating through education, outreach, and training.

Navigating the New Normal on the Water

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 12:00pm

Last year, the boating industry saw a record number of new boat owners on the water.

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  • Last year, the boating industry saw a record number of new boat owners on the water.
  • Both new boaters, and seasoned boaters alike, changed their habits to social distance naturally while making the most of their love for the recreational outlet.
  • "\nWith the number of new boaters recreating on the water, the need for boating education has never been more important.
  • Servicing the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, members are provided with a 24/7 direct connection with Coast Guard-licensed captains.

The Marquie Group Enters into Exclusive Licensing and Distribution Deal with Simply Whim, LLC

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 8:42pm

PETERSBURG, FL, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- The Marquie Group, Inc. (OTCMKTS:TMGI) (\xe2\x80\x9cThe Marquie Group\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d), announces it has entered into an exclusive licensing and distribution agreement with Simply Whim, LLC.\nUnder terms of the agreement, the Company will be responsible for sales, fulfillment and marketing of Simply Whim\xe2\x80\x99s health and beauty line of products known as "Whim".

Key Points: 
  • PETERSBURG, FL, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- The Marquie Group, Inc. (OTCMKTS:TMGI) (\xe2\x80\x9cThe Marquie Group\xe2\x80\x9d or the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d), announces it has entered into an exclusive licensing and distribution agreement with Simply Whim, LLC.\nUnder terms of the agreement, the Company will be responsible for sales, fulfillment and marketing of Simply Whim\xe2\x80\x99s health and beauty line of products known as "Whim".
  • I\xe2\x80\x99ve been using Whim for several days now and noticed the difference right away.
  • The network can be heard at musicofyourlife.com .\nThe Marquie Group, Inc. is a sales and marketing company with several products under exclusive licensing agreements.
  • Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as to the date hereof.

Worldwide Ballast Water Treatment Industry to 2026 - Growth in the Volume of Seaborne Trade is Driving the Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 4:10pm

b"The tankers segment is anticipated to observe a notable extension in the BWT market during the forecast period.

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  • b"The tankers segment is anticipated to observe a notable extension in the BWT market during the forecast period.
  • The continuously growing crude oil industry is a significant determinant commanding global trade.\nAccording to UNCTAD, in 2019, less than a quarter of the world's bulk carriers were fitted with ballast water treatment systems.
  • The penetration rate was slightly higher in oil tankers, with about 12% of these vessels treated their ballast water.
  • Since the IMO has made it compulsory to install BWT systems in the vessel, it is presumed to drive BWT systems' demand.

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. Announces Delivery of Capesize M/V Hellasship and Time Charter Agreement with NYK Line

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'About Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp.\nSeanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. is the only pure-play Capesize ship-owner publicly listed in the US.

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  • b'About Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp.\nSeanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. is the only pure-play Capesize ship-owner publicly listed in the US.
  • Seanergy provides marine dry bulk transportation services through a modern fleet of Capesize vessels.
  • Words such as "may", "should", "expects", "intends", "plans", "believes", "anticipates", "hopes", "estimates" and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements.
  • Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.

Galleon Gold Announces Sale of Non-Core Quebec Properties

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 12:30pm

b'Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Galleon Gold Corp. (TSXV: GGO) (the "Company" or "Galleon Gold") is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement (the "Agreement") to sell its non-core Quebec properties (the "Properties") to a private company, Quebec Aur Ltd. ("Quebec Aur").

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  • b'Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Galleon Gold Corp. (TSXV: GGO) (the "Company" or "Galleon Gold") is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement (the "Agreement") to sell its non-core Quebec properties (the "Properties") to a private company, Quebec Aur Ltd. ("Quebec Aur").
  • Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, Quebec Aur has paid $250,000 and will issue to the Company 600,000 common shares of Quebec Aur (the "Quebec Aur Shares"), to obtain 100% ownership of the Properties.
  • If the acquisition of Quebec Aur by PublicCo is not completed by September 15, 2021, Quebec Aur shall, at its election, pay to Galleon Gold $150,000 or Quebec Aur shall transfer the Properties back to Galleon Gold.
  • David Russell CEO and President of Galleon Gold commented, "As we focus our efforts on the West Cache Gold Project in Timmins, we are very pleased to have reached an arrangement that will drive exploration on the Quebec properties.

12 Top Boating Safety Tips for the Busy Memorial Day Weekend and Beyond

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 1:38pm

"We\'ve identified a dozen top tips for keeping boaters safe that we believe can positively impact boater safety while maximizing enjoyment on the nation\'s waterways over this holiday season, and beyond.

Key Points: 
  • "We\'ve identified a dozen top tips for keeping boaters safe that we believe can positively impact boater safety while maximizing enjoyment on the nation\'s waterways over this holiday season, and beyond.
  • "\nBefore launching your boat, be sure you are confident and comfortable at the helm following successful completion of a boating safety education course.
  • For a list of educational resources, check out the National Boating Safety Media Resource Center: Boating Safety Education Water Sports Foundation .\nBesides safe boating operation, check your equipment prior to departure to ensure all is in proper working condition.
  • There are many attractive styles and designs now available for different types of boating activities.

$54.9 Billion Recreational Boats Market by Propulsion, Boat Size, Engine Type, Horsepower and Application - Global Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 2:15pm

As a result, citizens are spending on health-related products and essential commodities, limiting leisure activities.\nOutboard boats are gaining popularity in the region for recreational activities, such as cruising, fishing, skin diving, swimming, and water skiing.

Key Points: 
  • As a result, citizens are spending on health-related products and essential commodities, limiting leisure activities.\nOutboard boats are gaining popularity in the region for recreational activities, such as cruising, fishing, skin diving, swimming, and water skiing.
  • Consumers in North America and Europe are emphasizing high-performance diesel outboard engines to meet the speed requirements.\nCompanies in the recreational boats market are focusing on designing boats up to 20 ft. with high power engines and advanced features.
  • These trends allow manufacturers to meet the demand for small and low-cost boats from the consumer with low investment capability.
  • The newly developed small boats offer more power in less space with consumer benefits and less spending.\n'