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  • 4 January 2011

    Tap Oil Limited provides the following update on the Zola-1 exploration well, offshore Carnarvon Basin, Western Australia. Location / Proposed Depth The Zola-1 well is located in permit WA-290-P, immediately south of the giant Gorgon gas field in the Carnarvon Basin, Western Australia. The well is being drilled in 285 metres of water and the […]

  • 22 December 2010
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MEO Australia Limited advises that since the last progress report, final logs were acquired and abandonment operations commenced. The proximity of a Tropical Low, with the potential to develop into a cyclone, necessitated the de-manning of all personnel from the Songa Venus rig starting on Tuesday 14th December. Re-manning of the rig commenced on Friday […]

  • 22 December 2010

    MEO Australia Limited advises that since the last progress report, final logs were acquired and abandonment operations commenced. The proximity of a Tropical Low, with the potential to develop into a cyclone, necessitated the de-manning of all personnel from the Songa Venus rig starting on Tuesday 14th December. Re-manning of the rig commenced on Friday […]

  • 12 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    Federal environment minister Tony Burke today approved, with strict conditions, Shell’s Prelude floating LNG facility in the Browse Basin off the coast of Western Australia. “While there are significant economic benefits to these projects, which must be a consideration in my decision, my focus has been on protecting environmental matters,” Mr Burke said. “I have […]

  • 10 November 2010

    With heavy rains playing spoil sport and Cyclone Jal throwing operations out of gear, dredging at the mouth of the Cooum River, which was… By R Vasundara (indiatimes) [mappress] Source: indiatimes, November 10, 2010;

  • 29 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    Piedroba Marine Construction (PMC) today announced Luis Prieto-Portar, PhD, PE, PMC’s Principle and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the 16th Annual Florida Remediation Conference on Friday, October 15, 2010 in Orlando. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. (ET). Dr. Prieto-Portar will be discussing emerging technologies and their application to clean […]

  • 17 September 2010

    The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Water Resources Ministry on Thursday recommended the use of modern dredgers and dredging system to increase navigability of rivers. A meeting of the committee also suggested construction of roads or embankments with the dredged soil. The meeting was held at the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Bhaban with committee Chairman M Abdur […]

  • 22 July 2010

    Since 2007, Wagenborg has ordered a number of new built Living Quarter Barges (LQB) in The Netherlands at 2 different shipyards: Shipyard De Hoop and Holland Shipyards. Reason: The fast developments in oil and gas industry in the Caspian Sea, Kazakhstan. The barges are specially designed for the harsh conditions, shallow waters, very high and […]

  • 7 December 2009

    Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Sperry Marine business unit has been awarded contracts to upgrade the navigation systems on three U.S. Navy Cyclone-class patrol craft. The bridge upgrade program for the patrol craft is being performed under two cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts from the Naval Ship Systems Engineering Station, Philadelphia, and the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic. […]

  • 8 February 2007

    Rescuers yesterday airlifted all 10 crew from a mining company ship after the vessel took on water and began to list in rough seas whipped up by a tropical cyclone off northern Australia. The MV Wunma, owned by Australia’s Zinifex Ltd, remained afloat in the Gulf of Carpentaria, about 80km north of its base in […]

  • 22 February 2006

    On the weather maps sent to the boats by the race office, there are three important weather features contributing to the tactics: a high pressure ridge, an extra-tropical cyclone, and a polar low.

  • 11 January 2006

    BHP Billiton (BHP) said Wednesday that it has resumed normal activity at its iron ore operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia after it suspended shipping from its Port Hedland facility when the region was hit by tropical cyclone Clare Monday.