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  • 24 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Siem Shipping has agreed to enter into a contract with Chiquita (Great White Fleet) to charter out four STAR-Class vessels. The charters are for a 4.5-year fixed period at a profitable rate. The vessels will be delivered to Chiquita in June 2014. Siem Shipping Inc., operating in the specialised reefer industry as STAR Reefers, is […]

  • 22 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Switzerland-headquartered Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. has launched a new reefer-focussed service, the ‘Central America Express’, aimed at providing a broader range of faster services between the major fruit-loading ports of Central America and the U.S. MSC  launched Central America Express in partnership with Great White Fleet (GWF), the shipping arm of US fruit giant and fresh food distributor […]

  • 21 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dynamar: Baltic Reefers is for the first time the biggest player among conventional reefer ship operators.

  • 1 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    All Coast, LLC, the largest Gulf of Mexico liftboat operator, has christened its new Class 250 liftboat, the Great White. The christening ceremony took place on August 20 at C and M Marina in Lafitte, Louisiana. The Great White is a 250-foot leg liftboat, designed and built by SEMCO, a Louisiana-based liftboat builder. It has two […]

  • 7 February 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Houston-based drilling contractor Diamond Offshore has informed that its new drilling rig the Ocean GreatWhite is now under a reduced standby rate with the oil major BP.  Diamond’s harsh-environment sixth-generation, semi-submersible drilling rig, the Ocean GreatWhite, was delivered by South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries in July 2016. Ocean GreatWhite, measuring 123 m in length and 78 m in […]

  • 15 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    International subsea inspection, repair, maintenance (IRM) and light construction company Harkand has appointment of a new head of engineering services in Europe. In a new role for the company, Alan White will oversee the current 40-strong team to further expand the company’s capabilities in the region. This is key to supporting the additional DSV added to […]

  • 29 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Diamond Offshore has been awarded drilling contracts for two of its 2014-built drillships with Woodside in Senegal. 

  • 8 April 2013

    Naming Ceremony for the first 31,200 DWT Great Lakes Gearless Bulk Carrier, built by Nantong Mingde for the Algoma Central Corporation, was successfully carried out at the Pier No.3 on April 7th. At the ceremony, Godmother Miss Rasa Rudnitsky named the vessel “Algoma Equinox”. Mr. Ji Fenghua, Board Chairman of Mingde and Mr. RegWhite, CEO OF […]

  • 8 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Naming Ceremony for the first 31,200 DWT Great Lakes Gearless Bulk Carrier, built by Nantong Mingde for the Algoma Central Corporation, was successfully carried out at the Pier No.3 on April 7th. On the ceremony, Godmother Miss Rasa Rudnitsky named the vessel “Algoma Equinox”. Mr. Ji Fenghua, Board Chairman of Mingde and Mr. RegWhite, CEO OF […]

  • 8 July 2008

    Philippe de Villiers, President of the Vendée Council and organiser of the Vendée Globe presented the line-up for the 2008-2009 Vendée Globe at a conference in La Roche sur Yon in Western France on 2 July. The thirty places planned in the notice of race have now been filled and all 30 will be lining […]

  • 15 September 2014

    International subsea inspection, repair, maintenance (IRM) and light construction company Harkand today announced the appointment of a new head of engineering services in Europe. In a new role for the company, Alan White will oversee the current 40-strong team to further expand the company’s capabilities in the region. This is key to supporting the additional DSV […]

  • 15 September 2014

    International subsea inspection, repair, maintenance (IRM) and light construction company Harkand today announced the appointment of a new head of engineering services in Europe. In a new role for the company, Alan White will oversee the current 40-strong team to further expand the company’s capabilities in the region. This is key to supporting the additional DSV […]

  • 22 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    The Sandbridge Beach Coastal Storm Damage Reduction Project’s 2020 renourishment cycle kicked off sand-borrow and placement operations earlier this month. The project is crucial in lessening storm-damage risk to this section of Virginia Beach’s infrastructure, according to USACE. “The nourishment project at Sandbridge is a critical project for both the Corps and the city of […]

  • 14 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Sailors assigned to the Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate USS Underwood (FFG 36) rescued six Peruvian fishermen drifting in a disabled vessel off the coast of Peru, May 10. The fishermen were isolated at sea for ten days after developing mechanical problems with their vessel. They were unable to radio for help after their 12-volt batteries […]

  • 10 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    UK fishermen spanning large, offshore vessels as well as the small-scale fleet challenged the Fisheries Minister on their future at what has been called ‘the most pivotal cross roads the industry has experienced in decades’. Fisheries Minister, Richard Benyon M.P., opened himself up to strong questioning from members of the National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations […]

  • 13 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Highly volatile global market conditions are expected to keep shipbuilding prices at the current lows, according to Singapore-based shipbuilding and dry bulk shipping group COSCO Corporation. The Clarkson Newbuilding Price Index peaked at 140 points in mid-2014 before declining to 138 in December 2014. Correspondingly, the China Newbuilding Price Index had recovered steadily in 2013 and […]

  • 14 May 2019
    Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Following the successful rollout of Seacroft Marine’s ‘SafeZone 500’ marine vessel control and management program aboard Diamond Offshore’s ‘Ocean Patriot’ drilling rig, Diamond Offshore has contracted Seacroft to implement the program on its other three UK-based rigs.

  • 8 May 2011

    The UK Ship Register continues to increase in size with a number of new registrations since the beginning of 2011. During March and April CMA CGM registered an additional four container ships on the UK Flag totalling almost 500,000 GT. The four ships, all of which were new builds, include the ‘ Columbia’, ‘Centaurus’, ‘Cassiopeia’ (all 131,332 […]

  • 20 November 2013

    BP  has added two drilling rigs to the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, bringing its fleet to a company record nine rigs as it continues to develop its strong portfolio of assets in the key U.S. offshore basin. One of the rigs is a new ultra-deepwater drillship known as the West Auriga that is under long-term […]

  • 20 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    BP yesterday announced it has added two drilling rigs to the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, bringing its fleet to a company record nine rigs as it continues to develop its strong portfolio of assets in the key U.S. offshore basin. One of the rigs is a new ultra-deepwater drillship known as the West Auriga that […]

  • 20 May 2013

    The jobs of up to 1100 workers of Williamstown shipyard are under threat unless it wins more warship contracts in the next two years. The Australian Manufacturing Workers Union has called on both sides of politics to stand up for the naval shipbuilding industry because it is too important for the national interest too lose. […]

  • 25 April 2012

    Feadship has launched the 78.50-metre custom motoryacht Hampshire II for an experienced Feadship owner with a great love of action and sports. From the foredeck ball court to the 25-metre high crow’s mast, this latest scion of the Feadship fleet is a yacht full of adventure. During the launch ceremony on Saturday 14 April at […]