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Huntington Ingalls Promotes Brian Blanchette

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division has promoted Brian Blanchette to vice president of quality and engineering. Blanchette will be responsible for the management and oversight of the division’s quality program, as well as all ship design, engineering, integrated logistics support and planning yard engineering efforts. He will relieve Dave Belanger upon his retirement in July. Blanchette served most recently

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World’s Largest LNG Bunker Supply Vessel Begins Operations

In December 2018, the world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos started operations in Northwest Europe. Chartered by Blue LNG, a joint venture of the Hamburg-based LNG supplier Nauticor and the Lithuanian energy infrastructure provider KN, the ship was handed over by the owner Babcock Schulte Energy in the port of Klaipeda. The construction of the vessel started in 2016

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