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  • 3 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Baker Hughes, a GE company, has elected BHGE president and CEO Lorenzo Simonelli as chairman of the BHGE board, effective October 2, 2017. Simonelli will continue in his president and CEO role, which he has held since the closing of the combination of Baker Hughes Incorporated and GE’s Oil and Gas business on July 3, […]

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Deep Down, an oilfield services company, has accepted the resignation of executive chairman and chief financial officer, Eugene Butler, effective September 30, 2017. The company’s board of directors has named current audit committee chairman, Mark Carden, as chairman of the board and current business manager, Charles Njuguna, as chief financial officer. Butler will continue to […]

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Deep Down, a U.S.-based oilfield services company, has accepted the resignation of executive chairman and chief financial officer (CFO) Eugene Butler, effective September 30, 2017. Deep Down said on Wednesday that, following Butler’s resignation, the company named current Audit Committee chairman Mark Carden as the chairman of the board. The company added that the current […]

  • 15 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Specialist marine and energy insurer Standard Club P&I has issued guidance on issues encountered due to the disruption to cargo vessels caused by Hurricane Irma. The guidance, given from an English law perspective, includes deviations from route, changing the place of discharge, voyage charters -​ named load and discharge ports, frustration of contracts, force majeure, time charters […]

  • 14 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging Today Conference (DTC) proudly confirms Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal, Chairman of the Chittagong Port Authority, as a speaker during the event. DTC – set to take place on 9 and 10 October 2017 at Amsterdam RAI – will offer a forward-looking agenda for the industry addressing economic, social and environmental challenges and the capabilities of the dredging industry to tackle […]

  • 13 September 2017

    Port Canaveral has opened to commercial traffic following a clearance from the United States Coast Guard on Tuesday, September 12. Nevertheless, a restricted commercial vessel traffic is in place, allowing for the arrival of fuel supplies destined for Florida consumers, and receiving of cruise ships that were diverted from Port Canaveral prior to the arrival […]

  • 12 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    PortMiami’s Seaboard Marine container terminal will open on Tuesday, September 12 upon approval by the United States Coast Guard, the port authority said in an update. The approval is anticipated in the morning hours, allowing for truck and gate operations to resume. Truck and gate operations will be closed on Tuesday, September 12 for Port […]

  • 12 September 2017

    U.S. oil and gas company Anadarko has sent its staff back to offshore facilities in the Gulf of Mexico as Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical depression. Anadarko evacuated its offshore personnel from the Horn Mountain and Marlin platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday. The oil company reported on Monday that, with the […]

  • 11 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Seaports on St. Croix are open and fully functional after being closed for days due to the Hurricane Irma, the Virgin Islands Ports Authority informed. All United States Virgin Islands seaports were closed on September 5 to all inbound commercial traffic unless authorized by the US Coast Guard’s Captain of the Port. Meanwhile, activities are […]

  • 11 September 2017

    Cruise line company Royal Carribean International has sent one of its cruise ships to Sint Maarten port, the Caribbean to take evacuees as part of the Hurricane Irma relief efforts, the US Government said. “In coordination with the US and local governments we are dispatching ships to St. Thomas and St. Maarten and stand ready […]

  • 11 September 2017

    Oil and gas operators in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico continue to shut in operations and evacuate personnel from its offshore assets due to Hurricane Irma. Shell said on Friday that, as a precautionary measure, it had suspended some of its well operations and reduced staff at the eastern Gulf of Mexico assets in preparation for […]

  • 11 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Offshore rig builder Lamprell has appointed a new non-executive chairman of the company with effect from September 20, 2017. Lamprell said on Monday that John Malcolm would be taking the role of non-executive chairman following the planned retirement of John Kennedy from the board. John Malcolm has been an independent non-executive director since May 27, […]

  • 11 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    In recognition of the severity of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the US Department of Homeland Security approved a waiver of the federal Jones Act on September 8. The waiver will be in effect for seven days after signature and is specifically tailored to transportation of refined products in hurricane-affected areas. It will ensure that during the […]

  • 8 September 2017

    Florida’s Port Canaveral has closed commercial operations in preparation for the arrival of the Hurricane Irma, which is packing sustained winds of 180 mph. The Canaveral Port Authority has released all non-essential employees from work at a close of business on Thursday acting upon the Brevard County evacuation order. “As of 12 Midnight tonight, all non-hurricane […]

  • 8 September 2017

    Following BP’s cue, U.S. oil company Anadarko is evacuating non-essential personnel from its facilities in the eastern Gulf of Mexico ahead of Hurricane Irma.  As a reminder, BP on Wednesday started securing offshore facilities in the Gulf of Mexico for heavy weather and evacuating non-essential personnel from the Thunder Horse platform and the Seadrill-owned West Vela drillship. However, […]

  • 7 September 2017

    Oil major BP has evacuated its Thunder Horse offshore platform and the West Vela drillship located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as it braces for the Hurricane Irma.  BP said on Wednesday that with forecasts indicating potential impact this weekend in Florida and possibly later along the southeast Atlantic Coast, the company was taking […]

  • 6 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    A number of cruise ship itineraries, as well as US ports, have been affected by Hurricane Irma, which is forecast to remain a powerful Category 4 or 5 hurricane during the next couple of days. Miami-based cruise line operator Royal Caribbean canceled the Cuba and Bahamas sailings on Empress of the Seas, Enchantment of the Seas and Majesty of […]

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Premier Oil, a UK-based oil company, has named Statoil’s acting chairman as a new non-executive chairman of the company’s board of directors. Premier said on Thursday that Roy Franklin would join the company’s board as a non-executive chairman with effect from September 1, 2017. He succeeds Mike Welton who, after eight years as chairman, announced […]

  • 17 July 2017

    U.S. President Donald Trump aims to nominate attorney Kevin McIntyre to be chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

  • 7 July 2017

    The United Kingdom’s Port of Milford Haven where the South Hook and Dragon LNG terminals are located named Chris Martin as its new chairman, effective August 1. 

  • 28 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Jadestone Energy, formerly known as Mitra Energy, has named its executive chairman as the new CEO. The company also announced a partial drawdown on convertible bonds. Jadestone said on Wednesday that the executive chairman of Jadestone Energy, Paul Blakeley, has assumed the role of chief executive officer effective immediately while continuing as chairman of the board […]

  • 16 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    German wind turbine maker Senvion has appointed Steven Holliday as the new Chairman of the Supervisory Board effective June 15, 2017.

  • 16 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Privately held oil and gas company New Age has decided to separate the roles of the chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer (CEO). New Age said on Friday that founder Steve Lowden would remain chairman while David Stoopin would take on the role of CEO as of June 16, 2017. The […]

  • 16 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    BHP Billiton, the Australian conglomerate with oil and gas assets, has elected Ken MacKenzie to succeed Jac Nasser as the chairman of the company’s board of directors. BHP Billiton said on Friday that MacKenzie would assume the role of chairman effective September 1, 2017, following Nasser’s retirement as both chairman and a non-executive director. The […]

  • 16 June 2017

    Australian resource company, BHP Billiton, said Ken MacKenzie has been selected to succeed Jac Nasser as chairman, effective September 1, 2017.