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  • 10 May 2016
    Research & Development

    Wind Farm Support Vessels (WFSVs) have increased in size in the last twelve months following the changes to the UK and German codes and regulations which allowed the vessels to be longer than 24-metre load line and to carry more than 12 technicians, and the trend is set to continue, according to Ed Dudson, Technical Director at […]

  • 7 February 2011

    A decade or so ago, a question mark hung over the sustainability of the subsea capability in and around Aberdeen. However, the creation of Subsea UK, coupled with improving fortunes for the UK oil & gas supply chain, especially on the international circuit, changed all that. Aberdeen and especially Surf City (aka Westhill), are home […]

  • 23 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    In the remote, ice-shrouded Beaufort Sea, methane (the main component of natural gas) has been bubbling out of the seafloor for thousands of years. MBARI geologist Charlie Paull and his colleagues at the Geological Survey of Canada are trying to figure out where this gas is coming from, how fast it is bubbling out of […]

  • 17 August 2015

    A modern fleet of 60 mooring boats, 300 fully qualified boatmen, 32 winch trucks, manual work, mainly outdoors, seven days a week, 24 hours a day. Royal Boatmen ́s Association Eendracht (in Dutch: Koninklijke Roeiers Veereniging Eendracht, KRVE) is a very unique organisation within the port of Rotterdam, helmed by chairman Erik de Neef. In […]

  • 4 February 2014

    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation  today announced 2013 fourth-quarter results, reporting a net loss attributable to common stockholders of $770 million, or $1.53 per share (diluted). These results include certain items typically excluded by the investment community in published estimates. In total, these items, which include a Tronox-related loss accrual, decreased net income by approximately $1.145 billion, […]

  • 27 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Noble Energy, Inc. reported second quarter 2012 net income of $292 million, or $1.58 per share diluted. Excluding the impact of unrealized commodity derivative gains and certain other items, second quarter 2012 adjusted net income was $145 million, or $0.77 per share diluted. Net income for the second quarter 2011 was $294 million, or $1.61 […]

  • 31 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Bourbon released solid first half results with significant recovery in activity: +18.8%,sharp increase in EBITDA (+19.3% sequentially) to 142.1 million euros,net loss,group share of 21.4 million euros owing to the change in the dollar exchange rates, generating 30.5 million euros in net financial expenses. “We have arrived at the end of a downturn that […]

  • 17 August 2015

    A modern fleet of 60 mooring boats, 300 fully qualified boatmen, 32 winch trucks, manual work, mainly outdoors, seven days a week, 24 hours a day. Royal Boatmen ́s Association Eendracht (in Dutch: Koninklijke Roeiers Veereniging Eendracht, KRVE) is a very unique organisation within the port of Rotterdam, helmed by chairman Erik de Neef. In […]

  • 10 May 2016
    Research & Development

    Wind Farm Support Vessels (WFSVs) have increased in size in the last twelve months following the changes to the UK and German codes and regulations which allowed the vessels to be longer than 24-metre load line and to carry more than 12 technicians, and the trend is set to continue, according to Ed Dudson, Technical Director at […]

  • 5 November 2012

    Reimerswaal Dredging has been active in the sand and gravel mining industry for 45 years. Since 1995, the company has been using ships with a dry unloading system, which has considerably sped up the turnaround and increased the profitability. When in 2008, the company’s two dredgers, named Reimerswaal 3 and Orisant, were sold, it provided the funds for […]

  • 17 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    The massive consolidation drive in the container shipping market that dominated the narrative over the past four years seems to have brought about unexpected benefits during the coronavirus crisis. The driving force behind the phenomenon has been primarily achieving economies of scale, especially considering the amount of capital investment needed in new, ever bigger ships. […]

  • 21 June 2013

    Corrosion to many people is the mysterious manifestation that those in the maritime industry all have to deal with at some point or other. It is often misunderstood and because it appears at first sight – in theory at least – a somewhat simple to explain electro-chemical action its understanding and methods of dealing with […]

  • 4 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    At the inaugural OTC Brazil event, Caterpillar is emphasizing its commitment to this important market – one of the world’s busiest in terms offshore exploratory projects. In the last five years, some of the largest offshore discoveries of both oil and natural gas reserves have been made off the coastline of Brazil, driving up the […]

  • 7 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Chancellor George Osborne and Business Secretary Vince Cable will today welcome substantial new investment in the UK as international delegates from the world’s oil and gas companies meet at the British Business Embassy in London. Up to 4,000 UK jobs will be supported by the GDF SUEZ- operated Cygnus project – the extraction of shallow […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    In a world swamped by software solutions providing various types of information and data it has become difficult to choose those tools that extract the data we actually need. Ships have been integrating these high-tech solutions at an ever growing pace, becoming more automated and reliant on technology. But what are the real benefits and how are […]

  • 4 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      Turnover rises to EUR 1,578 million, net profit EUR 165 million, company financially very healthy, order portfolio stands at EUR 1.9 billion, new investment programme of EUR 1 billion. 2010 turned out to be an excellent year for Van Oord. A solid level of capacity utilisation, both staff and equipment, and the extraordinary tax […]

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australian energy company Origin Energy has entered into an agreement to sell its conventional upstream oil and gas business, Lattice Energy, to its compatriot Beach Energy for A$1.59 billion (US$1.25 billion).  As part of the sale, Origin has secured access to a significant portion of Lattice Energy’s future east coast gas production under long-term gas […]

  • 19 October 2015

    The Obama administration has cancelled the Arctic Lease Sales for the Beaufort Sea and the Chukchi Sea oil and gas exploration in the current five-year oil and gas program. The U.S. Department of the Interior Friday said that, in light of current market conditions and low industry interest, it would cancel the two potential Arctic offshore […]

  • 7 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Horizon Lines, Inc., today issued a report presenting the company’s progress in pursuing environmental excellence through its ongoing “Green Initiatives.” The report describes the carrier’s efforts to mitigate environmental impact from shipping operations and intermodal transport. “Ensuring sustained environmental protection has always been a mission at Horizon Lines,” said Stephen H. Fraser, President and Chief […]

  • 21 December 2016

    Alaskan officials and NOIA President have responded with outrage to the ’11th hour’ Arctic and the Atlantic Ocean oil and gas ban put in place by outgoing President of the United States, Barack Obama. Following U.S. President Barack Obama’s withdrawal of millions of acres in the Arctic and the Atlantic Ocean from future oil and […]

  • 26 April 2020
    Innovation

    By Eize de Vries Five years after former Siemens Wind Power (now SGRE) chief technical officer Henrik Stiesdal retired, his new business Stiesdal Offshore Technologies aims to deploy a novel industrial floater later this year. We spoke with the Danish wind pioneer on the background of especially his modular industrialized Tetra floater concept and how […]

  • 13 March 2013

    The launch of a new vessel always provokes comment, but with the launch of the first of three vessels the m2 Runner class has attracted some especially diverse comments from the ‘experts’. With its high freeboard, and narrow bridge and accommodation block located at the aft end of the vessel on the port side, it […]