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Rochester Hills native named U.S. Navy ‘Raider of the Week’

The Oakland Press 10 May 2021
Navy amphibious assault ship ... Iannetta is responsible for maintenance and repair of the ships alarms and warning indicator systems and repaired 15 speakers for the 1MC system, a public announcement system used on ships to relay critical information to all hands.
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Shipyards in China’s vessel-repair hub ban arrivals from India

Live Mint 10 May 2021
Restrictions on vessels from India as well as Bangladesh are now in place, prohibiting their arrival for maintenance and repair work, said a spokesperson from shipping and logistics firm Wilhelmsen Group ... Several shipyards in Zhoushan ranked among the world’s top 10 repairers in terms of 2019 business volume, according to state-owned China Daily.
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When Ford strike group sails, communication and coordination are the focus

Stars and Stripes 10 May 2021
Although, in the case of the cruiser USS Gettysburg, still at the BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair for maintenance work, that meant sending Capt. Megan Thomas and her ship’s air- and missile-defense team to the Ford to conduct an air-defense exercise ... jets and strike group ships.
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Owens v. Brown: How The Navy's Women Won the Right to Serve at Sea

The Maritime Executive 10 May 2021
The women were determined to overturn a 30-year-old federal statute that limited Navy women to shore-duty billets, even though they were trained to work aboard ships ... These work details were at the invitations of her former classmates when their ships came into port for repairs.
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If the US is going to tackle infrastructure, let’s start with shipyards

Bangor Daily News 10 May 2021
Efforts to address this shortfall should be supported, especially given the fact that the decommissioning of the USS Bonhomme Richard after a severe fire last summer was due to an inability to effect repairs of the ship without jeopardizing critical maintenance or new construction.
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BOST clears GH¢237m debt to banks – Denies claims of underperformance

Ghana Web 09 May 2021
“As we speak, thanks to the upward adjustment, continuous government support and the efficient management of BOST, the company now boasts of a functional Bolgatanga depot exporting products to the landlocked countries of the Sahel region; successful repair of nine out of 15 ...
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BOST clears GH¢237 million debt to banks, denies claims of underperformance

Ghana Web 09 May 2021
“As we speak, thanks to the upward adjustment, continuous government support and the efficient management of BOST, the company now boasts of a functional Bolgatanga depot exporting products to the landlocked countries of the Sahel region; successful repair of nine out of 15 ...
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Star Wars: The Child's 7 Funniest Moments In The Mandalorian

Game Rant 09 May 2021
It goes about as well as the first one, but�Mando at least doesn't have to worry about the Child potentially causing any damage to the ship during the lesson ... Greef and Cara, traveling in a ground shuttle, manage to evade a group of TIE fighters long enough for Mando to arrive in his repaired ship and save them.
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At 13 he couldn't read

Jamaica Observer 09 May 2021
MAX The Cat. That's the title of the first book that Vaughn Golding stole and started teaching himself to read from when he was 13 years old ... From there, I looked into myself and said I had to learn how to read.” ... “I didn't have any guidance ... “I also did on the job training at German Ship Repair in the Kingston Freezone.” ... .
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Roald "Mr. Zee" Zvonik

Dispatch Argus 08 May 2021
Roald served in the Navy in WWII from 1944-1946 on the USS Landing Ship Tank (LST) 722 participating in the Philippine Island Campaign making two landings and one invasion ... Roald spent 3-months in Greece in 2000 as part of the LST Memorial group, to repair the LST and preserve the vessel as a floating museum.
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Kazakhstan: The last captains of the Ural River

Beijing News 07 May 2021
Such professions as ship-repair mechanic and river pilot are going extinct since their place of work is physically disappearing ... The bay was crowded with all sorts of ships and barges," explains Vladimir Samsonov, director of the Ural Ship-Repair Plant ... The Ural Ship-Repair Plant is one of the oldest major industrial sites in the area.
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Navy calls for shipyard improvements in pursuit of 355-ship goal

Stars and Stripes 07 May 2021
“Our ability to deploy combat ready ships and submarines starts in our public and private sector shipyards and ship-repair facilities around the globe,” Vice Adm ... Since releasing its Shipyard Infrastructure Optimization Plan in 2018, the Navy has been asking to repair and update ...
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Wicker Leads Effort to Revitalize Nation’s Shipyards

Delta Democrat-Times 07 May 2021
In 2017, Congress passed the SHIPS Act, legislation I authored making it the policy of the United States to build a 355-ship Navy as soon as practicable ... Aging equipment and a shortage of usable repair docks have caused long maintenance delays, resulting in fewer ships being ready for deployment ... Navy ships.
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Opinion: U.S. Navy's Shipyards Need a Boost From Congress

The Maritime Executive 07 May 2021
In 2017, Congress passed the SHIPS Act, legislation I authored making it the policy of the United States to build a 355-ship Navy as soon as practicable ... Aging equipment and a shortage of usable repair docks have caused long maintenance delays, resulting in fewer ships being ready for deployment ... Navy ships.
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China shipbuilding orders surge 251.7% in Q1

Seatrade Maritime News 07 May 2021
China’s newly received shipbuilding order volume was 17.2m dwt for the first three months of this year, a 251.7% increase year-on-year ... Related ... Related ... Fifteen major Chinese ship repair yards completed a repair volume of 777 vessels for the first three months, an increase of 22.9% year on year.  ... .

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