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  • 7 October 2019

    A crew member died on board a crude oil tanker off South Africa, NSRI said.

  • 27 April 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has hired Leask Marine to remove a tripod foundation from the Fall of Warness tidal energy test site as part of an EU-backed collaborative decommissioning project.

  • 30 July 2006

    Police officers investigating the shooting of Charlieville fisherman Shazard Mohammed at the Gulf of Paria on Friday night, have seized a gun believed to have been used in the shooting by a Coast Guard officer. The gun will be taken to the Forensic Science Centre today for a ballistic expert to carry out tests on […]

  • 24 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      The forensic examination of the Deepwater Horizon blowout preventer (BOP) is now concluded, and DNV has submitted its report to the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), and made the report publically available. The blowout preventer, a 50 foot – 300 ton assembly was raised and taken to NASA’s secure […]

  • 30 August 2006

    FORENSIC officers last night boarded a passenger ferry as part of their investigation into the death of three crewmen whose yacht disappeared while crossing the Solent. The bodies of James Meaby and Rupert Saunders, both 36, and Jason Downer, 35, were pulled from the Solent following a coastguard search last week. The three men, from […]

  • 7 February 2014

    Liberia continues its active investigation of the hijacking of the Liberian-flagged product tanker, KERALA, (IMO No.: 9390927), at Luanda, Angola on 18 January 2014. Liberia, in co-operation with the vessel owners, requested the attendance in Tema, Ghana, of an INTERPOL-led multinational Incident Response Team. These authorities, supported and helped by the Ghanaian authorities, undertook a […]

  • 25 March 2011

    A BOEMRE/US Coast Guard (USCG) Joint Investigation Team yesterday announced that it would hold a seventh session of public hearings the week of April 4, 2011. The hearings, which will focus specifically on the forensic examination of the ‘Deepwater Horizon’ blowout preventer, are scheduled to take place in New Orleans.

  • 25 July 2014

    The South Korean state forensic agency has reported that it was impossible to determine the cause of death of Yoo Byung-eun, the fugitive shipping tycoon allegedly responsible for April’s Sewol ferry disaster, due to the state of progressed decomposition of the body, according to Yonhap.   The body of the 73-year-old billionaire, owner of Chonghaejin Marine Co., operator […]

  • 27 April 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has contracted Orkney-based Leask Marine to remove a tripod foundation from EMEC’s Fall of Warness tidal energy test site.  The operation will feed into a collaborative FORESEA-funded project called Forensic Decommissioning for Tidal Energy Converters (FoDTEC), involving Blackfish Engineering Design, the International Centre for Island Technology (ICIT), Rovco, and […]

  • 2 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Today, SBM Offshore presents the findings of its internal investigation, which it started in the first quarter of 2012, as the investigators have completed their investigative activities. The investigation, which was carried out by independent external counsel and forensic accountants, focused on the use of agents over the period 2007 through 2011. In summary, the […]

  • 17 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has welcomed the news that the Abbot Point port expansion is one step closer with the referral for the revised dredging project now in the Federal Government’s hands. This is another milestone in opening up one of the state’s great energy provinces, the Galilee Basin, and for Adani, to progress […]

  • 15 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    A worker of the Cochin Shipyard who sustained severe burns in the blast on February 13 is in a critical condition.

  • 28 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    The “bravery and professionalism” of the crew of the Costa Concordia cruise ship which struck a reef off the Italian coast earlier this year was cited by Lloyd’s Register’s David Barrow at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards in London last night. Presenting the crew with the Seafarer of the Year Award, sponsored by Lloyd’s Register, […]

  • 9 September 2019

    The crew members were killed in a reported stabbing incident.

  • 29 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Dynacom Tankers Management, the operator of the vessel “KERALA” (IMO No. 9390927), recently hijacked at Angola, Luanda Anchorage reported that on Sunday, 26 January 2014 they had re-established contact with the vessel. All crew members are alive and accounted for, but one is wounded and all have clearly been affected by their ordeal. A large […]

  • 3 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    James Fisher has purchased Return to Scene (R2S), the Aberdeen-based subsidiary of SeaEnergy which went into administration on June 2, for a price tag of £1.9 million ($2.7 million). James Fisher said in a press release on Friday that further consideration of £100,000 is payable if R2S wins certain contracts before December 31, 2016. R2S […]

  • 13 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Shell has selected BMT Asia Sdn Bhd (BMT) to provide three-year maintenance services for a production storage facility offshore Malaysia. Sister company, BMT Scientific Marine Services previously installed Marine Instrumentation Systems (MIS) and Marine Advisory Systems (MAS) on the platform. This contract allows the organisation to provide servicing and maintenance on MIS/MAS instrumentation exposed to […]

  • 22 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder STX Offshore & Shipbuilding has been ordered to cease operations following a fatal blast at the company’s Changwon yard that took the lives of four workers two days ago. The order was issued by the country’s Ministry of Employment and Labor, Yonhap news agency reported. The work-stoppage comes as an investigation into […]

  • 1 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    OW Bunker, one of the world’s leading suppliers and traders of marine fuel, recently announced the appointment of Sahar Zarghamian as a new Bunker Trader on its Fujairah desk in a move that further strengthens OW Bunker’s presence in the Middle East. Sahar Zarghamian is rejoining OW Bunker Middle East, where she started her career […]

  • 24 February 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    ORE Catapult, EMEC and AFRC are launching a joint project that aims to improve wave and tidal components reliability. The goal of the project is to reduce the cost of marine energy components, while improving their reliability and performance capabilities. EMEC will undertake a ‘forensic analysis’ of a variety of components that have failed to […]

  • 13 April 2020
    Safety, Vessels

    A worker has died onboard the Saipem FDS vessel, currently located in the port district of Waalhaven in Rotterdam. While the death was initially suspected to be linked to the coronavirus, Dutch authorities have confirmed it has occurred due to natural causes.

  • 11 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production

    BMT Group’s subsidiary BMT Scientific Marine Services (BMT) has been selected by Esso Angola to provide maintenance services for systems installed on the two Kizomba Tension Leg Platforms (TLP) offshore Angola. BMT previously installed integrated marine monitoring systems (IMMS) on the TLP and Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) facilities on both developments, as well as […]