Military Sealift Command awards logistics contract to Crowley

Military Sealift Command awards logistics contract to Crowley

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) ­– Crowley has been awarded a contract for the operation and maintenance of six government-owned Maritime Prepositioning Force (MPF) vessels, a unit of the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command. Crowley Government Solutions will carry out the contract, providing crewing and sustained support to enable rapid deployment of equipment and supplies as needed to aid U.S. military operations in…
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Crowley, Eastern Pacific partner on LNG newbuild charters

Crowley, Eastern Pacific partner on LNG newbuild charters

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) — Crowley has awarded Singapore-based Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) a contract for the charter of four newbuild containerships powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) for Crowley’s U.S.-Central America trade. Using LNG significantly lowers vessel greenhouse gas emissions, such as sulfur oxide, carbon dioxide and nitrogen oxide while eliminating particulate matter compared with conventional diesel fuel. In addition, these…
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Chevron New Energies, Crowley invest in Zero Emission Industries

Chevron New Energies, Crowley invest in Zero Emission Industries

(SAN FRANCISCO) — Zero Emission Industries (ZEI), a leading hydrogen technology company for maritime, has announced the first close of its Series A funding round. The round is led by Chevron New Energies with additional investment from U.S.-based shipping and logistics company Crowley. The new funds are expected to enable ZEI to roll out its next-generation fully integrated marine power…
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Crowley expands engineering services with marine interior design firm

Crowley expands engineering services with marine interior design firm

(SEATTLE) ­– Crowley has expanded its vessel design services with the strategic integration of the Seattle-based marine interior design company, JE Russell Consulting. This addition will enable Crowley’s engineering services group the capability to complement vessels’ existing designs with interior designs, consulting and other service offerings. With the addition of the JE Russell team, Crowley’s role in diverse and innovative…
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Crowley secures subcontract for Maine hybrid-electric ferry

Crowley secures subcontract for Maine hybrid-electric ferry

(SEATTLE) — Crowley has been selected by Senesco Marine to provide design verification and production packaging for a hybrid-electric passenger-vehicle ferry for Casco Bay Lines of Portland, Maine. Under the contract, Crowley will use its development experience in electric and hybrid propulsion systems to verify the contract design by Elliott Bay Design Group and develop the production package that is…
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Arcosa Marine Products joins Green Marine

Arcosa Marine Products joins Green Marine

(DALLAS) — Arcosa Marine Products, a leading manufacturer of barges used to transport cargo on U.S. inland waterways, is the newest participant in Green Marine – the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. Part of Dallas-based Arcosa Inc., Arcosa Marine Products manufactures dry cargo barges, including flat-deck and hopper barges for the transport of a range…
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Crowley names Charles Jors chief naval architect

Crowley names Charles Jors chief naval architect

(SEATTLE) – Crowley has appointed Charles Jors as chief naval architect for the company’s engineering services. He will lead Crowley’s vessel design and marine engineering teams. With nearly 20 years of naval architecture and marine engineering experience, Jors has served in previous leadership roles on complex projects, involving vessel design and development, construction, structural analysis, conversion and modification. Since joining…
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Crowley receives Devlin Awards for safety from CSA

Crowley receives Devlin Awards for safety from CSA

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) ­– Crowley, through the achievements of the captains and crews of 95 company-owned or company-managed vessels, has been recognized for safe operations with 95 Jones F. Devlin Awards from the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA). The Devlin Award is presented to vessels that have operated for two or more years without a work-related injury to a crewmember…
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Great Lakes group names Rep. Gallagher as Legislator of the Year

Great Lakes group names Rep. Gallagher as Legislator of the Year

(GREEN BAY, Wis.) – The Great Lakes Maritime Task Force (GLMTF) on Friday recognized the commitment of Rep. Mike Gallagher, R-Wis., to protect and advance the Great Lakes maritime supply chain, naming him 2022 Legislator of the Year. Gallagher has spearheaded legislation that invests in shipbuilding on the Great Lakes, improves the maritime supply chain during the winter, and ensures…
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