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Saudis to Bankroll Suez Canal’s Industrial Zone

The Saudi investors plan to inject around EGP 3 billion (USD 337 million) into the development of an...

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Cairn gears up for fourth well offshore Senegal

Cairn Energy is preparing to start drilling the fourth exploration well in the ongoing evaluation pr...

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  • Exploration & Production
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Popular news, April 4 – 10, 2016

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Pirates Target Second Tanker off Nigeria in a Week

A group of armed pirates tried to board a vessel some 80 nautical miles off the coast of Brass, Nige...

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WTO Expects Sluggish World Trade Volume Growth in 2016

Growth in the volume of world trade is expected to remain sluggish in 2016 at 2.8%, unchanged from t...

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Tullow Confirms Turret Bearing Damage on Jubilee Field FPSO

Following technical investigation on the condition of the turret bearing on the Tullow’s FPSO Kwame ...

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  • Equipment
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Tullow committed to drilling offshore Namibia

Tullow has reportedly committed to drilling an exploration well offshore Namibia by late March 2017....

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  • Project & Tenders
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Tullow confirms damage on Jubilee FPSO turret bearing

Oil and gas company Tullow Oil said on Friday that, following an issue with the turret bearing on th...

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Report: Kosmos Energy, Galp to start seismic surveys in Sao Tome and Principe in 2017

U.S. oil and gas exploration company Kosmos, together with its Portuguese partner Galp, are reported...

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Dismal Prospects for Container Shipping

Further expected container shipping liner losses throughout the first half of 2016, exacerbated by t...

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International offshore rig count down by over 100 rigs YOY

Oilfield services provider Baker Hughes announced on Thursday that the international offshore rig co...

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  • Exploration & Production
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BDI Reaches New High in 2016

As the dry bulk market is currently experiencing a slight recovery, the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) jumpe...

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  • Business & Finance
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Suez Canal Cuts Tolls for Boxships on US East Coast-SE Asia Route

The Suez Canal Authority has decided that container ships coming from Port of New York and its south...

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Infographic: Bulkers Squeezed Out

The interest of the shipbuilding players and owners in building and ordering bulkers in 2016 has sub...

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Kosmos picks up operatorship over two Sao Tome and Principe blocks

Nigeria’s Oando Energy Resources has teamed up with Kosmos Energy in acquiring offshore blocks...

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SACS: Construction Starts on Angola – Brazil Subsea Link

A contract to build the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), the first subsea fiber optic cable syste...

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  • Business & Finance
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Aminex produces first gas from Kiliwani North

Aminex, an oil and gas production and development company, has announced first gas production from i...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Port Automation: Smart, Smarter, Smartest!

The global container handing equipment fleet is getting smarter as port operators apply more sophist...

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  • Business & Finance
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USD 65 Bn Lost in Shipping Assets Value in 2015

Some USD 65 billion was lost in underlying market value in shipping assets in 2015, according to shi...

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  • Business & Finance
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DGI Doedijns Provides TUC Cabinets for Kaombo FPSOs

DGI Doedijns has delivered eight topside umbilical connection (TUC) cabinets to be installed aboard ...

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  • Equipment
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Ship Design Efficiency Standard Set to Low

Shipping’s only legally binding climate measure is not stimulating the uptake of new technologies or...

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Third Weapons Seizure in Arabian Sea

For the third time in recent weeks, international naval forces operating in the waters of the Arabia...

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FONASBA: Numerous Countries Unprepared for Container Weighing

There has been no guidance issued on the practical application of the measures regarding the impleme...

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DW Monday: FEEDing the Recovery

Backlogs for subsea equipment manufacturers have been historically high in recent years – following ...

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Solo boosts Kiliwani North interest

Africa-focused oil and gas exploration and production company, Aminex, has executed a sale and purch...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Popular news, Mar 28 – Apr 3, 2016

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