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Patrick Atack

Patrick Atack is Editor on the Transport desk, looking after the Ship Technology, Airport Technology, and Railway Technology sites. He's covered education, business, and general news at various TV stations and online outlets. You can reach him at

Maritime Partners extends portfolio with Navy-linked acquisition

Maritime Partners’ fund acquired USMMI, a company holding contracts to provide vessels and services to the US Navy.

Cargo ship damaged by “mine” near the Danube, close to Ukrainian border 

The SEAMA was in Romanian waters when its crew issued a Mayday signal, just before 7am local time (4am UTC).