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Universal Technical Institute Schedules Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference C

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (UTI), the leading provider of automotive technician training, announced today that it will report its financial results for the fiscal 2017 second quarter ended March 31, 2017, on Thursday, May 4, 2017, after market close. UTI will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern…

Vienne : des batteries poitevines pour un brise-glace révolutionnaire

C'est un contrat prestigieux avec Rolls-Royce qu'a décroché Saft, leadeur mondial des batteries de haute technologie. Son usine ultra-sécurisée de Poitiers (Vienne), plus gros employeur privé de la ville avec près de 600 salariés, doit livrer d'ici à décembre les batteries d'un nouveau navire d'expédition polaire, le RRS (Royal Research Ship) «Sir David Attenborough».

Owner of yacht littering miles of Lake Michigan beach may face legal action

Debris along the beach from a 76-foot yacht that was grounded near Big Sable Point at Ludington State Park in Ludington, Mich. Monday, April 24, 2017. On April 15 the boat's operator intentionally grounded the vessel in about 3 feet of water after noticing it was taking on water, the U.S. Cast Guard said. Debris along the beach from a 76-foot yacht that was grounded near Big Sable Point at Ludington State Park in Ludington, Mich.

Why China's New Aircraft Carrier Should Worry India

The launch of China’s second aircraft carrier, expected as soon as this week, will be an important and depressing moment for India. The “Type 001A” -- likely to be named the “Shandong” -- will give China an edge for the first time in the carrier race with its Asian rival, a literal two-to-one advantage. After decommissioning the INS Viraat earlier this year, the Indian Navy is down to a single carrier, INS Vikramaditya.

Out-of-service tugboat sinks north of Sitka

What led to the sinking of an out-of-service tugboat north of Sitka last week remained unknown Sunday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. "There will probably be no determination until it's raised out of the water," Lt. Jennifer Ferreira, a public affairs officer with Coast Guard Sector Juneau, said Sunday. The 81-foot tug Powhatan had been out of service for…

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Trump gets on the phone to Asia as another North Korea flashpoint looms

BEIJING President Trump was working the phones Monday morning Asia time, speaking to his counterparts in China and Japan ahead of another key anniversary and potential flashpoint in North Korea.Just days after marking the birthday of founder Kim Il Sung with a massive military parade and missile test, there are concerns North Korea could stage a provocative…

LR2 tanker bound for New York redirects, unleaded now bound for Caribbean: sources - Shipping

Caribbean storage facilities," a Europe-based shipbroker said. this is any peculiar case. changing market conditions, sources said."It really is a function of the market," a broker said. sessions. NYMEX May RBOB contract finished the week ended April 21 at 164.46 cents/gal. Florida."A Handysize tanker was also redirected last week. arbitrage is not a sign of things to come."It's one ship," a shipowner said. days," he said.

Boating for a lifetime | People

Louisiana waterways provide many boating choicesLafayette mural artist Robert Dafford was visiting Paul Schexnayders A&E Gallery during Art Walk Saturday. Daffords explanation behind the inspiration of his most recent painting, Lake Martin on the Lafayette Consolidated Governments office building, perfectly summed up todays story water is a huge part peoples…

Tanker Operator Markets- Asian products trades under the spotlight

Apr 21 2017In the Asian product trades, amidst the backdrop of expected fleet growth of 4% this year, this segment is likely to face a set of challenges this quarter. Peak cracker turnaround season, the ramping up of new condensate splitters in the region, as well as petrochemical end users substituting more naphtha for LPG in the cracking pool, are expected to lower naphtha flows into Asia in 2Q17…

Asian stocks recoup losses in cautious trade; oil supports

FILE PHOTO: Members of the French National Front (FN) political party paste a poster on a free billboard for the French National Front political party leader Marine Le Pen in Antibes, France, April 14, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File PhotoMoreBy Saikat ChatterjeeHONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian stocks erased early losses and edged higher on Thursday as steadying commodity prices…

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Thun Tankers Places Order for Four Bunker-Saving Newbuilds

Thun Tankers has placed an order for four bunker-saving newbuild 17,500 DWT tankers. Image: Gothia Tanker AllianceGothia Tanker Alliance (Gothia) has announced that Thun Tankers has placed an order for four bunker-saving newbuild 17,500 DWT IMO II product/chemical tankers. "Focus on energy efficiency, sustainability, new regulations and customers' needs has been key in the development process," said Gothia.

Expanded Panama Canal performance exceeds expectations

Since its inauguration, the Expanded Panama Canals performance has exceeded expectations, setting monthly and daily tonnage records, attracting 15 new liner services, and welcoming an average of six Neopanamax daily transits when forecasts originally anticipated two to three transits a day for its first year of operation. In fact, among the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) segment…

Monthly LNG Trends: Divergent Price Moves

U.S. LNGAccording to our calculations based on the Marine Traffic data, at least 20 liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers have departed from Sabine Pass since the time of our previous update. Assuming full scale (full capacity) load and an average boil off rate of less than 0.09%, we estimate that these 20 vessels took at least 70.0 bcf of dry natural gas equivalent to foreign markets.

Top Trump adviser calls for reviving controversial natural gas project on Oregon’s coast – The Denve

By Chris Mooney and Damian Paletta, The Washington PostA top adviser to President Donald Trump on Thursday appeared to throw the administration’s support behind a proposed controversial liquefied national gas terminal in Oregon that had been rejected by regulators during the Obama administration.“The first thing we’re going to do is we’re going to permit an LNG export facility in the northwest…

MISC banking on FPSO deals

KUALA LUMPUR: MISC Bhd is working on three to four floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) deals that can potentially push its offshore business contribution to one third of its profits, from 20% in 2016. President and group CEO Yee Yang Chien said it is looking at a combination of bidding for greenfield projects and potential asset acquisition, adding that these deals are both in the global and Asian region.