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  • 17 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The battle of words between Bowleven, an Africa-focused oil and gas company, and Crown Ocean Capital (COC), its largest shareholder, rages on as Bowleven issued a rebuttal on Friday to claims made by COC earlier this week.  The Monaco-based activist investor, which now holds 16.2% of Bowleven, in January proposed two new, fully independent directors and a reduced board size […]

  • 8 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Bowleven plc, a UK-based oil and gas company with African assets, has urged its shareholders to oppose attempts made by the Monaco-based private investment vehicle, Crown Ocean Capital (COC), and a shareholder in the company, to take control of Bowleven.  Following its requisition of a General Meeting, issued on 24th of January, COC has continued […]

  • 15 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Following a general meeting on Tuesday, March 14, most of the board of the UK-based oil and gas company with African assets, Bowleven, has been ousted from the company. The general meeting was requested by the Monaco-based private investment vehicle, Crown Ocean Capital (COC), to propose extensive changes to the company’s board. Ahead of the meeting, Bowleven continuously urged […]

  • 27 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Bowleven’s chief operating officer (COO) has decided to retire from his role with immediate effect.

  • 3 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    Following a recent boardroom shuffle, the UK-based oil and gas company Bowleven has appointed Joseph Darby as a non-executive director and Eli Chahin as acting CEO.   According to the company’s statement on Monday, both Darby and Chahin were appointed with immediate effect. Bowleven noted that Darby has more than 40 years’ experience in the upstream […]

  • 22 March 2017

    Following a recent boardroom row, the UK-based oil and gas company Bowleven has launched a strategic review, which might include the sale of its assets or the sale of the entire company.  Just last week, most of the company’s board was ousted in a vote called for by the Monaco-based activist shareholder, Crown Ocean Capital (COC), which […]

  • 30 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Following a recent boardroom shuffle whereby most of Bowleven’s board members were ousted, the company informed that Billy Allan, the last remaining member from the previous lineup, has also resigned.  At a general meeting of the company in mid-March, requested by the Monaco-based activist shareholder Crown Ocean Capital (COC), five directors were voted out of […]

  • 12 May 2017

    Following a number of leadership changes led by an activist shareholder, Bowleven, the Cameroon focused oil and gas group traded on AIM, will reduce its headcount after deciding there will be no new exploration activity at this time.  To remind, Bowleven’s shareholders at a general meeting in March voted in favor of certain resolutions thereby ousting most of the company’s […]

  • 15 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Tidal and wave energy sector players are gathering today, July 15, in Cardiff to attend the workshop on wave and tidal demonstration zones and test test sites across the UK. Welsh Government is hosting the event in Cardiff, and the Crown Estate, along with Natural England, Natural Resources Wales, Scottish Natural Heritage, and Welsh Government, […]

  • 15 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital

    Leading organisations and figures for wave and tidal current energy are gathering in Cardiff today for a workshop to facilitate better collaboration across the sectors and help the development of demonstration zones and test sites across the UK. The UK has significant natural resources for the emerging wave and tidal current energy sectors. Demonstration zones […]

  • 15 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital

    Leading organisations and figures for wave and tidal current energy are gathering in Cardiff today for a workshop to facilitate better collaboration across the sectors and help the development of demonstration zones and test sites across the UK. The UK has significant natural resources for the emerging wave and tidal current energy sectors. Demonstration zones […]

  • 12 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Enpro Subsea has made a new senior advisor appointment in the Americas as part of its plans to expand market share and build portfolio in Brazil.

  • 8 October 2014
    Technology

    At the Ocean Energy Europe conference in Paris last week the atmosphere was quite upbeat. Of course, the major challenge in the industry remains – principally funding technology development. The good news is that Europe is taking ocean energy seriously. It will not be on the same stage as funding for the nuclear industry or […]

  • 21 February 2019
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Crown Estate Scotland has granted an extension to the European Marine Energy Centre’s (EMEC) lease for the Fall of Warness tidal energy test site in Orkney until 2040. The extension will support the long-term ambitions and demonstration plans of EMEC’s clients. EMEC’s Fall of Warness site offers developers of tidal energy technologies eight grid-connected test […]

  • 6 February 2013
    Research & Development

    A new report has been released by UK based marine energy consulting and engineering firm IT Power Limited, to help new companies assess the UK tidal energy market and understand how to develop a project in UK waters. The UK Tidal Energy Market Entry 2013 Report delivers essential insight into every aspect of the UK […]

  • 8 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A new report has been released by UK based marine energy consulting and engineering firm IT Power Limited, to help new companies assess the UK tidal energy market and understand how to develop a project in UK waters. The UK Tidal Energy Market Entry 2013 Report delivers essential insight into every aspect of the UK […]

  • 10 October 2013

    Final preparations are underway for a major international ocean energy conference, set to take place in Orkney next week. The two-day Global Ocean Energy symposium – part of a programme of events aimed at celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Orkney based European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) – will see wave and tidal power experts […]

  • 10 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Final preparations are underway for a major international ocean energy conference, set to take place in Orkney next week. The two-day Global Ocean Energy symposium – part of a programme of events aimed at celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Orkney based European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) – will see wave and tidal power experts […]

  • 1 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    SeaEnergy PLC today announces its results for the six months ended 30 June 2010. Operational highlights: Offshore activity on SeaEnergy’s Round 3 Zone 1 site at Moray Firth has commenced, with geophysical, met-ocean and bird surveys all underway. A consent application along with an Environmental Impact Assessment is due for submission in 2012. Arrangements with […]

  • 21 March 2016
    Technology

    A photo showing a spectacular single water spout at FloWave test facility has won a prestigious national prize in a science photo competition run by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). ‘Wowing the Crowds’, shot by Stuart Brown, CEO of the FloWave Ocean Energy Research Centre, took first place in the Equipment […]

  • 5 August 2011
    Human Capital, Operations & Maintenance

      Vattenfall, Technip and Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG), the joint venture (JV) partners behind a cutting edge Wind Deployment Centre in Scottish waters – the 11-wind turbine European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC) off Aberdeen Bay – have submitted their consent application to Marine Scotland. The application seeks permission for work to commence on […]

  • 28 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Island Offshore has entered into an agreement with OceanGate Expeditions for the use of Island Crown as support vessel during the first manned submersible expedition to the wreck of the RMS Titanic since 2005. The assignment should start in May 2018 and will have a duration of 10 weeks for Island Crown. The vessel will depart […]