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  • 11 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Seaports on St. Croix are open and fully functional after being closed for days due to the Hurricane Irma, the Virgin Islands Ports Authority informed. All United States Virgin Islands seaports were closed on September 5 to all inbound commercial traffic unless authorized by the US Coast Guard’s Captain of the Port. Meanwhile, activities are […]

  • 26 February 2015

    Harmony of the Seas, Royal Carribean’s third Oasis class cruise ship, is set to launch in April 2016. Harmony of the Seas will span 16 decks, encompass 227,000 gross registered tons, carry 5,479 guests at double occupancy, and feature 2,747 staterooms. Guests can test their mettle on the ship’s three multi-story waterslides, all of which […]

  • 28 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean accepted delivery today of its newest cruise ship, Quantum of the Seas, from shipbuilder Meyer Werft, Royal Carribean said. The ceremonial exchange occurred at Bremerhaven, Germany where officials from Royal Caribbean met with Meyer Werft officials to officially welcome Quantum of the Seas into Royal Caribbean’s fleet. Quantum of the Seas will depart […]

  • 8 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Four large international cruise ships are set to arrive this summer at the Puerto Princesa City, the City Tourism Department recently reported. Tourism officer Rebecca Labit said the cruise ships would arrive every week in March until the first week of April with over 2,000 passengers. One of the luxury liners will be the Royal […]

  • 11 March 2011

    SeaVsat, a leader in wireless communication via the Vsat satellite system, opens a new head-office on the carribean Island of Curacao. The new head-office at the Dutch overseas Island will be used to deliver service and support to the increasing number of offshore customers in the Carribean. SeaVsat is specialized in high-speed wireless broadband connections […]

  • 10 December 2014

    Quantum of the Seas cruise ship, owned by Royal Carribean International, has been officially named with performances by triple-threat actress and godmother Kristin Chenoweth as well as Earth Harp musician, William Close. The video gives you a sneak peak of the naming ceremony of the smart cruise ship which took place on November 14th in […]

  • 31 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal Carribean’s latest fleet addition, Azamara Pursuit has been christened in Southampton.

  • 16 February 2015

    For all those who haven’t had a chance to enjoy a Caribbean cruise yet, here is a whiff of what to expect if considering to embark on a similar voyage. The video shows a 7-day Caribbean cruise on board Carnival Valor cruise ship. Carnival Valor is a post-Panamax Conquest-class cruise ship operated by Carnival Cruise […]

  • 17 April 2015

    The following gallery gives you a taste of Anthem of the Seas’, the third largest cruise ship in the world, arrival to Southampton, UK. She arrived on April 15th, and her christening ceremony will take place on April 20th where she will be christened by travel agent Godmother Emma Wilby. Anthem of the Seas spans […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The first piece of steel was cut at Meyer Werft in Papenburg, Germany for the construction of the third ship of Quantum class for Royal Carribean International, the shipbuilder informed. Richard D. Fain, CEO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., pushed the button of the plasma torch as the first plate of steel was cut by the […]

  • 29 September 2017

    The Trump Administration has finally decided to waive the Jones Act for the hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. The move came on the back of fierce criticism from the public saying that the restrictive regulation has delayed recovery efforts on the island. The Jones Act prohibits the transportation of cargo between points in the US, either directly […]

  • 20 July 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    TGS will commence acquisition of multi-client 3D seismic data in offshore Sierra Leone later this month. This survey marks over ten years of investment for TGS in the West African region and will add 2,535 km2 to the existing TGS data library. The new 3D seismic will provide important data for continued exploration on the […]

  • 31 July 2014

    BG Group, a UK-based exploration and production company will search for oil and gas in the Carribean Sea, off the coast of Aruba. In its quarterly report, BG has revealed today that the company in June signed an agreement to acquire a 30% interest in an exploration block, offshore Aruba. The block covers 14 356 square […]

  • 3 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its cruise ship Celebrity Century to Exquisite Marine Ltd., a holding company led by Ctrip.com International Ltd. The sale will result in a non-cash loss of approximately $20 million dollars. According to Royal Carribean, this loss will be excluded from their […]

  • 25 March 2015

    The video shows Royal Caribbean´s new cruise ship, Anthem of the Seas, being pulled along the river Elbe in the port of Hamburg. The ship arrived in Hamburg on Monday, 23rd of March, to undergo a short drydock period at the Blohm + Voss shipyard and prepare for her delivery. She will be finally delivered […]

  • 4 August 2014

    UK’s BG Group and Australia’s BHP Billiton have been announced as successful bidders in the 2013 offshore licencing round in Trinidad & Tobago.   The twin island Carribean country’s Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs revealed the names of the successful bidders in 2013 Deepwater Competitive Bid Round on its official website. The blocks and the […]

  • 20 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    TGS will commence acquisition of multi-client 3D seismic data in offshore Sierra Leone later this month. This survey marks over ten years of investment for TGS in the West African region and will add 2,535 km2 to the existing TGS data library. The new 3D seismic will provide important data for continued exploration on the […]

  • 20 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    TGS will commence acquisition of multi-client 3D seismic data in offshore Sierra Leone later this month. This survey marks over ten years of investment for TGS in the West African region and will add 2,535 km2 to the existing TGS data library. The new 3D seismic will provide important data for continued exploration on the […]

  • 2 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    SeaBird Exploration Plc has announced that has signed a LOA for the Geo Pacific 3D seismic vessel with estimated total duration of 85 days in the Caribbean. Estimated contract value is approximately USD 12.5 million. Commencement is expected second part of April. Geo Pacific is currently undergoing sea trials offshore Las Palmas. M/V Geo Pacific is the […]

  • 19 March 2013

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) is delivering operations and maintenance services to Chevron’s offshore production facilities under a new $17.5 million (USD) contract in Colombia. Wood Group PSN will provide services to Chevron’s two offshore platforms (Chuchupa A and B), in the Chuchupa natural gas fields, Carribean Sea, and two onshore natural gas fields (Riohacha and […]

  • 11 September 2017

    Cruise line company Royal Carribean International has sent one of its cruise ships to Sint Maarten port, the Caribbean to take evacuees as part of the Hurricane Irma relief efforts, the US Government said. “In coordination with the US and local governments we are dispatching ships to St. Thomas and St. Maarten and stand ready […]

  • 17 July 2015

    Russia’s Passenger Port of Saint Petersburg was really busy on July 9th, when it welcomed six cruise ships at the same time, reaching almost full berth occupancy of the port. The ships on display were: Celebrity Silhouette from Royal Carribean & Celebrity Cruises, Empress from Pullmantur Cruises, Norwegian Star from Norwegian Cruise Line, Queen Elizabeth […]