Pacific Maritime Magazine News Online, July 12, 2013

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  • on July 12, 2013
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New Mission-Specific Tug for Cook Inlet


By Chris Philips  


Portland’s Diversified Marine’s reputation for quality construction has earned it contracts from a variety of discerning maritime companies, including Brusco Tug & Barge, Shaver Transportation and Crowley Marine Services. The newest delivery is the Bob Franco, a new azimuthing stern drive (ASD) tugboat for Seattle-based Harley Marine Services, named after the father of Harley Marine’s president Harley Franco…… (Read Full Article)

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Tacoma Port Receives Largest-Ever Ship

by Mark Edward Nero

The ZIM Djibouti became the largest container ship ever to call at the Port of Tacoma when it arrived at Washington United Terminals on July 10, 2013…(Read Full Article)



Oakland Longshore Workers Picket Terminals

by Mark Edward Nero

A few dozen longshore workers picketed the APL and SSA Marine terminals at the Port of Oakland the morning of July 9 to protest a potential shift in terminal management that dockworkers say could lead to a reduction in union jobs…(Read Full Article)



PortTechEXPO Seeks Sponsors, Exhibitors

by Mark Edward Nero


PortTech Los Angeles, a business incubator that develops and promotes businesses with clean technologies, has set the date for its fourth annual PortTechEXPO, where companies can connect with business prospects at Southern California’s ports…(Read Full Article)



Port of Coos Bay Selling Surplus Property

by Mark Edward Nero


The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay is offering surplus property, including surplus concrete dock floats, for sale through a sealed bid process…(Read Full Article)