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ABS appoints Watson president and coo Americas

July 10 - Maritime classification society the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has said that James A. Watson, director of the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), will join ABS as president and coo of the Americas division, effective Se

Watson succeeds Robert Gilman, who will move to the ABS Group (ABSG) of Companies as senior vp and head of technical inspection service within ABSG Consulting.
As director of BSEE, Watson has been responsible for promoting safety, protecting the environment and resource conservation, through regulatory oversight and enforcement of offshore operations, on the US Outer Continental Shelf.
Watson will be based at the ABS America headquarters in Houston, Texas.

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CLA adopts CHAMP solution

May 29 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) has implemented CHAMP’s weight and balance solution for advanced load planning.
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Flinders prepares for Konecranes delivery

May 29 - Flinders Port Holdings will take delivery of a Konecranes Gottwald Model 6 mobile harbour crane at its facilities in Port Adelaide, Australia during August.
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BigRoll Beaufort moves for Virginia wind farm

May 29 - Roll Group has transported wind energy components using its vessel BigRoll Beaufort to assist in the construction of a wind farm 27 miles (43 km) off the coast of Virginia, USA.
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Urgent action needed on keyworker designation

May 29 - The heads of the maritime, labour and aviation organisations of the United Nations have issued a plea for urgent action on crew changes and for keyworker designation.
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