SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
|Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):||June 27, 2005|
SEABULK INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|2200 ELLER DRIVE, P.O. BOX 13038, FT. LAUDERDALE, Florida||33316|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||954 523 2200|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On June 27, 2005, Seabulk International, Inc. ("Seabulk") and SEACOR Holdings Inc. ("SEACOR")issued a joint press release announcing approval by the stockholders of Seabulk of the previously announced merger of Seabulk with a wholly owned subsidiary of SEACOR, as well as approval by the SEACOR stockholders of the issuance of SEACOR common stock in the merger.
Also noted in the press release were other actions taken at the SEACOR meeting, including the election of ten directors, the ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as independent auditor, and the approval of an increase in the number of authorized shares of SEACOR common stock.
A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|SEABULK INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
|June 27, 2005||By:||
ALAN R. TWAITS
|Name: ALAN R. TWAITS|
|Title: SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & SECRETARY|
|Press release dated June 27, 2005|