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  • 26 June 2006

    Nine people are believed to have died when a ferry sank off Indonesia’s Sumatra island last week, and around 30 people remain missing, officials have said. An Indonesian navy boat was trying to retrieve eight bodies of people thought to have been on board the ferry, which was carrying at least 133 people when it […]

  • 3 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Octanex N.L. today provided an update on the progress made by the Joint Venture towards reaching a decision on whether to drill the Matuku prospect in PEP 51906. PEP 51906 is situated in the offshore Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. Octanex holds a 35% participating interest in the permit. The Joint Venture is operated by […]

  • 27 April 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The drillship market has sucked for years. Now it’s getting interesting.

  • 15 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Offshore wind has proven to be ”a solid third foundation” in Van Oord’s business strategy in recent years, but the industry is set to remain a high-risk proposition due to its dependence on the political support of governments in northwest Europe, the Dutch dredging, marine engineering, and offshore energy specialist said in its financial report for FY 2015. […]

  • 1 February 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Human Capital, Research & Development

    The most compelling action to encourage offshore wind development in the United States is to have real live examples of successful offshore wind projects, Charles Nordstrom, a Senior Associate and Head of the US team at BVG Associates, told Offshore WIND in an interview. The first offshore wind farm in US waters, currently under construction off […]

  • 6 October 2015

    Cargo ship El Faro that went missing on Thursday, October 1, is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin, the US Coast Guard said. “While searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last known position 35 nautical miles northeast of Crooked Islands, Bahamas, the Coast Guard located a deceased person in a survival suit in […]

  • 18 August 2014

    Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG) President Bill Cooper issued a statement upon the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) implementation of its new procedure to only issue final approvals for applications to export LNG to non-free trade agreement (non-FTA) countries after applicants have completed National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) review. “CLNG continues to believe that DOE […]

  • 6 October 2015

    Cargo ship El Faro that went missing on Thursday, October 1, is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin, the US Coast Guard said. “While searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last known position 35 nautical miles northeast of Crooked Islands, Bahamas, the Coast Guard located a deceased person in a survival suit in […]

  • 23 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Van Oord has reported a revenue of EUR 571 million in its offshore wind business unit in 2019, a 23.6% decrease compared to the EUR 706 million in 2018. Van Oord states that this decrease in offshore wind activities was driven by the smaller number and size of projects currently under construction. Overall in 2019, […]

  • 7 April 2011

    The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and two Chinese energy associations have just released a new much higher total for wind power installed in China last year. GWEC, along with the Chinese Wind Energy Association (CWEA) and the Chinese Renewable Energy Industry Association (CREIA), issued a press release on Wednesday saying that China added 18.9 […]

  • 27 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    French group Total said the North Sea, largely written off by other oil majors, should continue to provide growth opportunities, citing … By Sarah Young (Reuters) [mappress] Source: Reuters, September 27, 2011;

  • 19 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    TGS has commenced a new 15,000 km multi-client 2D seismic survey offshore Namibia. TGS considers this region to have significant exploration potential and it said it was pleased to acquire new data that both complements and extends TGS’ existing seismic coverage in the area. The survey grid covers open acreage and images the main prospective […]

  • 20 July 2010

    BP believes an unspecified amount of hydrocarbons seeping from the seafloor near the leaking Macondo well is natural and unrelated to the test of its new containment system, a company spokesman said Monday. “We understand it’s natural seepage,” the spokesman said. The seepage is located at about two miles from the well.

  • 1 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    A search team on board the USNS Apache has found the wreckage of a vessel they believe to be the container ship El Faro which went missing off the Bahamas on October 1 near the eye of Hurricane Joaquin, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reported on October 31. NTSB said that sonar equipment towed from Apache first […]

  • 15 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Offshore wind has proven to be ”a solid third foundation” in Van Oord’s business strategy in recent years, but the industry is set to remain a high-risk proposition due to its dependence on the political support of governments in northwest Europe, the Dutch dredging, marine engineering, and offshore energy specialist said in its financial report for FY 2015. […]

  • 1 February 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Human Capital, Research & Development

    The most compelling action to encourage offshore wind development in the United States is to have real live examples of successful offshore wind projects, Charles Nordstrom, a Senior Associate and Head of the US team at BVG Associates, told Offshore WIND in an interview. The first offshore wind farm in US waters, currently under construction off […]

  • 12 July 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Ophir Energy, a company that has been struggling to close financing for its Fortuna FLNG project off E. Guinea in the past few years, is well aware the clock is ticking.

  • 28 August 2019

    The fire is believed to have started in the ship’s engine room.

  • 26 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Alfa Laval believes that the business case for scrubbers is very compelling.

  • 21 December 2009

    Following an Adjournment Debate at the House of Commons on off-shore dredging, led by Beverley and Holderness MP Graham Stuart, a government minister has answered a series of questions… Source: Graham Stuart, December 18, 2009;

  • 9 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Nido Petroleum Limited , on behalf of the SC 54B Joint Venture, provides the following update on the Gindara-1 well. The 9 5/8” casing has been successfully run to the casing setting depth of 3,337.6 metres MD (3,315.6 metres TVDss). The 9 5/8” casing is currently being cemented in-place. Following completion of casing operations, the […]

  • 4 July 2018

    The Australian Maritime Safety Authority detains a domestic-flagged ship believed to be unseaworthy.