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  • 11 May 2017

    U.S. President Donald Trump has reversed a decision by the previous administration that denied permit applications for seismic surveying of the U.S. Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf.  The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) on Wednesday announced it would move forward to resume its evaluation of applications from six companies seeking permits to conduct geological and […]

  • 2 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Conservation groups have moved to intervene in an industry challenge to the federal government’s denial of permits for seismic testing in the Atlantic.  The Southern Environmental Law Center filed motion on behalf of the North Carolina Coastal Federation, the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League, One Hundred Miles, and Defenders of Wildlife. “The only reason to […]

  • 14 March 2012

    The first independent scientific investigation of the marine life contamination in Gladstone harbour still hasn’t prompted the Government to suspend the likely cause of the ecological crisis –mass dredging and dumping, Australian Greens environment spokesperson Senator Larissa Waters said today. “This is the very first scientific study not conducted by the Queensland Government or the […]

  • 4 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Vessels

    Certification body Bureau Veritas has awarded classification to the research vessel Jákup Sverri whose primary task will be to survey in and around the Faroe Islands.

  • 28 August 2020
    Regulation & policy

    US Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) acting under secretary Cordell Hull has issued a final order imposing a $31,4 million penalty on Singapore based Nordic Maritime and its chairman, Morten Innhaug. The order imposing a civil penalty followed an earlier decision to impose a 15 year denial order against Nordic and Innhaug. This penalty […]

  • 25 June 2020
    Human Capital, Outlook & strategy

    The 2020 Day of the Seafarer pays tribute to unsung heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic: the seafarers who continue to carry essential goods despite facing tremendous challenges, including being stranded on board.

  • 16 June 2020
    Human Capital, Vessels

    Seafarers are going to start enforcing their right to stop working, leave ships and return home with assistance from unions, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and its affiliated seafarers’ unions said in the latest update. The decision comes after a one-month deadline to resolve the crew change issue and expedite seafarers’ sign-off from ships given […]

  • 19 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Storage, Technology, Transition

    Using their decades of experience in the oil and gas sector, three majors are moving forward with a project which will enable the transport of carbon dioxide captured from industrial sites in Norway and its storage in a reservoir below the seabed in the North Sea off Norway.

  • 18 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Alberta’s energy regulator has blocked a deal between Canada’s Pieridae Energy, the developer of the Goldboro LNG export project, and Shell’s Canadian unit citing clean-up concerns. Pieridae closed a deal worth C$190 million ($134.9m) in October last year to buy Shell’s midstream and upstream gas assets in the southern Alberta Foothills. The Foothills assets are […]

  • 10 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    The Digital Container Shipping Association published a cyber security implementation guide.

  • 28 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Eagle Shipping has agreed to pay USD 1.1 million to settle violations of the Burmese Sanctions Regulations.

  • 8 May 2019
    Ports & Logistics

    Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has denied a Section 401 Water Quality Certification to Pembina’s Jordan Cove LNG project.

  • 27 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    German bulk carrier Anna-Elisabeth has been detained by Australian authorities, according to the ITF.

  • 22 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

     Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, discussed a unique dredging capability with Thad Pratt at U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory on Feb. 19, 2019. The new remote-operated Subdredge, which was built by EDDY Pump, was delivered to the Army Corps in late […]

  • 13 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    A seafarer reportedly contacted ITF to complain about conditions aboard bulk carrier Villa Deste.

  • 24 December 2018
    Business & Finance

     Thad Pratt, along with other Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory engineers and technicians, successfully tested the Mini-Robotic Dredge’s capabilities on the ERDC campus in Vicksburg, Miss., Dec. 20, 2018. The new remote-operated Subdredge, which was built by EDDY Pump, was delivered to the Army Corps approx. two months ago. The MRD is being evaluated for its expeditionary […]

  • 11 September 2018
    Research & Development

    Sonardyne International and Guidance Marine have partnered on a project that will help unmanned autonomous vessels navigate, even when they lose access to global navigation satellite systems (GNSS).  The project will combine Sonardyne’s underwater positioning systems and Guidance Marine’s relative surface positioning systems into one integrated solution to enable vessels to maintain safe passage in […]

  • 8 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ardmore Shipping does not see a market for unmanned shipping in the tanker sector.

  • 21 July 2017

    ExxonMobil is taking legal action challenging the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) move to penalize the oil company for alleged violations of sanctions against Russia. In a statement on Thursday, the Treasury said OFAC had assessed a $2,000,000 civil monetary penalty against ExxonMobil for violations of the Ukraine-Related Sanctions […]

  • 16 May 2017

    Following last week’s move by the Department of Interior to rescind the previous administration’s ban on seismic survey applications in the Atlantic, seismic surveyors have reportedly notched another win. To remind, the Obama administration had ordered the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to deny the six seismic surveyors’ permit applications. Following the denial,the seismic […]

  • 11 May 2017

    The Trump administration informed on Wednesday that it is moving forward with seismic surveys in the Atlantic Ocean. In accordance with the decision, the Department of the Interior will resume its evaluation of applications from six companies seeking permits to conduct geological and geophysical (G&G) activities in the Atlantic Ocean. “Seismic surveying helps a variety […]

  • 3 March 2017

    Calgary-based Veresen said the development budget for the Jordan Cove LNG export terminal proposed for Coos Bay, Oregon remains at US$30 million for 2017.

  • 3 February 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The Maryland State Senate, in conjunction with the House of Delegates earlier this week, voted to override Governor Larry Hogan’s veto of the Clean Energy Jobs Act. The bill, which was vetoed last May, will increase and accelerate the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) requirement from 20 percent by 2022 to 25 percent by 2020, […]

  • 16 January 2017

    As President Obama leaves the Oval Office on Friday, he leaves a legacy of mixed fortunes for the energy industry, the energy intelligence group Douglas-Westwood said in its DW Monday report.  According to DW, while many in the business have been vocal critics of the 44th President and some of his more controversial legislations, there […]

  • 10 January 2017

    The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), a regulator for offshore oil & gas and renewables activities, has named an acting director after Abigail Ross-Hopper left the role.  Ross-Hopper on Monday was named as president and chief executive officer of Solar Energy Industries Association, the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry. Her […]