Author: David Tantrum

P.V. “Molly Pitcher” Rolls Out Of Yank Marine

Congratulations to Yank Marine and NY Waterway on the rolling out of the hull of the passenger vessel P.V. Molly Pitcher on August 25, 2014. M&O provides construction supervision and attended on behalf of Owners.  We caught the roll out on video too: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LedIOd-zc7k&feature=youtu.be

Ocean Township Elementary School Science Fair

Anthony Torchia and Niall Tantrum man the Martin & Ottaway model display at the school science fair on January 28, 2014.  The models were all constructed by the Martin & Ottaway model making subsidiary.

Day Of The Seafarer June 25, 2013

This year’s theme for Day of the Seafarer is Faces of the Sea. It is a natural evolution from last yearʼs successful theme of ʻIt came by sea and I canʼt live without itʼ. Fundamentally it moves the theme to bringing the campaign back to the unsung heroes of shipping – the seafarers themselves and… Read more »

Port Engineers Of New York Golf Outing

The Martin & Ottaway foursome consisting of Carl, Joe, Padriag and David were successful in their attempt to win the Russ Magna 2011 Annual Golf Outing held at Apple Ridge Country Club, Mahwah, NJ, on September 12, 2011.  The winning putter is shown below: Follow us on Linked In by clicking the “Follow” button on… Read more »

National Maritime Day

National Maritime Day is observed on the day the American steamship Savannah set sail from Savannah, GA on the first ever transoceanic voyage under steam power, May 22, 1819.  The ship “put to sea with both steam and sails” and reached Liverpool in 29 days and four hours, becoming the first steamship to cross the… Read more »