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Last Build Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:20:11 EDT

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Grupo TMM Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:26:59 EDT

(In Millions of Mexican Pesos)

Dryships Inc. Announces Acquisition of Four Modern Newcastlemax Vessels

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:45:00 EDT

ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), a diversified owner of ocean going cargo vessels, announced today that it has entered into agreements with unaffiliated third parties to acquire four modern Newcastlemax bulk carriers of approximately 206,000 DWT and with an average age of 3.0 years. The Company expects to take delivery of the vessels before the end of June 2017.

BoatBeat Is First Collaborative Online Hub of Recreational Boating Resources

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:55:00 EDT

MANASSAS, VA--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2017) - A new online hub for the media, boating educators, boating accident reporters, public information officers, law enforcement officials, and the general public promises to make the waters safer by providing comprehensive information about the potential hazards associated with boating, safe boating practices, and accident prevention.

Stéphan Crétier, fondateur, accroit sa participation dans GardaWorld

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:14:09 EDT

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 24 mars 2017) - Corporation de Sécurité Garda World ("GardaWorld"), une des plus importantes entreprises de sécurité et de transport de valeurs à capital fermé au monde, a annoncé aujourd'hui que Stéphan Crétier, accompagné de certains membres de la direction et une entité détenue par des fonds d'investissement affiliés à Rhône Capital (« Rhône »), une firme mondiale de gestion d'investissements alternatifs, ont signé une convention d'achat d'actions conditionnelle avec un fonds subsidiaire avisé par Apax Partners ("Apax") afin d'acquérir toutes les actions encore détenues par Apax dans la société mère de GardaWorld. La clôture de la transaction d'achat, si toutes les conditions sont satisfaites ou renoncées, est prévue se réaliser au cours du trimestre se terminant le 31 juillet 2017.

Founder Stephan Cretier to Increase Ownership In GardaWorld

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:48:24 EDT

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - March 24, 2017) - Garda World Security Corporation ("GardaWorld"), one of the world's largest privately owned security and cash services providers, announced today that Stephan Crétier, along with certain members of management and an entity held by investment funds affiliated with Rhône Capital ("Rhône"), a global alternative investment management firm, have entered into a conditional purchase agreement with a subsidiary of funds advised by Apax Partners ("Apax") to acquire all of Apax's remaining shares of the parent company of GardaWorld. Closing of the transaction, if all conditions are satisfied or waived, is expected to occur during the quarter ending July 31, 2017.

Crystal Bus -- Hong Kong's First Sightseeing Restaurant Bus

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 02:35:04 EDT

Admire the beautiful views of the city while enjoying Michelin starred delicacies for a fresh experience of travelling around Hong Kong

Capital Ship Management Corp. Demonstrates Commitment to a Sustainable Maritime Industry with MRV Assessment from LRQA

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:50:18 EDT

Capital Ship Management becomes the first LRQA client worldwide to have MRV Monitoring Plan assessed

Acrow Bridge's Eugene Sobecki Speaks at the Society of American Military Engineers' 2017 Europe Region Engineer Capabilities Workshop in Stuttgart

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:49:27 EDT

Presentation discussed 'Panel Bridge Technology: Meeting Tomorrow's Challenges Today'

Global Boatworks Luxury Vessel Luxuria is Complete

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Luxuria Moving to Prestigious Bahia Mar Marina within Two Weeks; Vessel is Generating Significant Interest in South Florida

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Announces Availability of 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:00:00 EDT

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ: ORIG) ("Ocean Rig"), a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced today that its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2016 (the "Annual Report") has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Annual Report may also be accessed through the Ocean Rig website,, at the Investor Relations section under Quarterly and Annual Reports.

Star Bulk Announces Availability of Its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:05:00 EDT

ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2017) - Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (the "Company" or "Star Bulk") (NASDAQ: SBLK), a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, today announced that the Company's annual report on Form 20-F (the "Annual Report"), which contains the Company's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 22, 2017. The Annual Report can be found on the Commission's website at and on the Company's website at

Beazley appoints Stephen Vivian as Head of US Marine

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Stephen Vivian to launch its US marine business.

Goldman Sachs Principle Strategic Investments and GE Ventures Lead $8.5 Million Investment in the New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX)

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:08:03 EDT

Series A enables NYSHEX to accelerate the adoption of digital forward contracts for ocean shipping

Capital Ship Management Corp. is Awarded the "Best Vessel Operator - Europe" Sea Transport Award 2017

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:44:22 EDT

ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - Capital Ship Management Corp. was awarded the "Best Vessel Operator - Europe " Sea Transport Award 2017 by UK publication "Transport News" and AI Global Media Ltd.

U.S. Chrome Underscores RoHS and REACH Compliance with Statement on Material Specificity and Corporate Policy

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:12:20 EDT

STRATFORD, CT--(Marketwired - March 21, 2017) - U.S. Chrome, a U.S.-headquartered and leading global electroplater and coating/finishing solutions provider, recently came to the conclusion that while it is critical to be in compliance with European environmental regulations, including RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) Directive, EU Directive 2011/65/EC, and REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals, European Union Regulation (EC) 1907/2006), most customers and prospects want and need to know more. So, the company has developed a RoHS/REACH compliance statement that provides a listing of the specific hazardous materials used in its finishing and plating services that are in RoHS and REACH legislations and that they are all under the thresholds established by those legislations. It also explains that U.S. Chrome will stay informed of future regulatory changes, will monitor substances of very high concern (SVHC) as defined by REACH, and will communicate any updates to assist customers in meeting their own environmental policies and procedures.

Alliance Industrial Crane Scale Features Bluetooth Handheld Indicator

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:26:00 EDT

CANTON, MA--(Marketwired - Mar 21, 2017) - Alliance Scale, Inc. has introduced a wireless crane scale that features a bluetooth handheld indicator which can operate at up to 300 feet away and has a bright, high-contract display for easy viewing.

DHL to ship remote-controlled helicopters for Shenzhen Youkeshu Technologies

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:00:00 EDT

Dedicated DHL control tower will oversee Shenzhen Youkeshu's air, sea, and rail shipments of consumer electronics to Europe and Asia; DHL solution will constantly adapt to meet fluctuating e-commerce demand from Shenzhen Youkeshu's customers and optimize fulfillment efficiency