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  • 30 July 2019
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    A new €4.2-million cross-border project aiming to boost the marine energy industry in Wales and Ireland has been announced by Counsel General and Brexit Minister, Jeremy Miles. Funded by the EU’s Ireland-Wales co-operation programme, the Selkie project will bring together researchers and businesses from both nations to create technologies to help improve the performance of […]

  • 8 October 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Bombora has hosted a visit in Pembroke Dock from Jeremy Miles, Counsel General for Wales and Brexit Minister, to provide update on its mWave wave power project. Pembrokeshire boasts the highest concentration of wave resource in Wales, while Pembroke Dock offers access to a highly skilled marine and industrial supply chain. These attributes first attracted […]

  • 19 August 2019
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    A new data science hub for green energy is to be created at Bangor University, backed by £4.6 million EU funds. The new Smart Efficient Energy Centre (SEEC) will develop joint research between Welsh and international organisations and businesses. It will investigate the options for using big data science to improve the efficiency of low […]

  • 31 May 2019
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Welsh Government is supporting marine energy developer Minesto with the award of €14.9 million of EU funding for the next phase of its tidal energy scheme in Wales. Commenting on the funding decision, Minesto’s CEO Dr Martin Edlund said: “This is a key contribution to the commercialization of our technology and a strong sign […]

  • 27 September 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine Energy Wales has announced that phase 1 of its Marine Energy Test Area (META) project is officially open for business. The announcement was made during a launch event held at Pembroke Port and marks a significant step in the development of the project. With eight pre-consented sites located in and around the Milford Haven […]

  • 16 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, awarded an $8.5 million contract Wednesday to close a breach in the L601 levee along the Missouri River near river mile 583, northwest of Bartlett, in Mills County Iowa. USACE awarded the contract to Newt Marine Service out of Dubuque, Iowa. The breach closure will ensure that […]

  • 24 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Goodloe Marine Inc., from Wimauma, Florida, has won a $9.3 million contract for the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway maintenance dredging project. Bids were solicited via the internet with three received, reports the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). Work will be performed in Charleston, South Carolina, with an estimated completion date of November 30, 2019, according to DoD. The U.S. Army […]

  • 4 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The University of Delaware in the U.S. has found that the distance at which turbines are located from shore has a significant impact on how tourists feel about offshore wind projects.

  • 15 April 2014
    Ports & Logistics

    The majority of residents in Atlantic City, N.J., and surrounding communities favor the construction of an offshore wind power project, based on surveys conducted through the Delaware Sea Grant College Program. Article by Teresa Messmore, UDaily Results show that 77 percent of residents are inclined to support a demonstration project of five offshore wind turbines visible from […]

  • 11 December 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A Spoondrift wave buoy that ACEP’s researchers deployed as part of Sandia National Laboratories project to improve real-time forecasts of available wave energy, broke free of its mooring in Alaska just a week before its scheduled retrieval.

  • 22 February 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Transocean’s Petrobras 10000 drillship on which an offshore worker died after sustaining a fatal injury in an incident in December 2017 is set to resume work soon.

  • 15 May 2014

    HMAS Darwin operating in the Indian Ocean in international waters, 40 nautical miles off the east coast of Somalia, intercepted a suspected drug smuggling dhow on 13 May 2014, seizing 449 kilograms of heroin with an estimated street value of $132 million dollars. Darwin’s Commanding Officer, Commander Terry Morrison, said the seizure removed a major […]

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Technip UK has been fined £160,000 by Aberdeen Sheriff Court after admitting a breach of regulations covering health and safety of workers. Namely, in March 2009, David Stephenson was working as rigger on the diving support vessel the Wellservicer, a UK-flagged ship operated by Technip UK Limited. The vessel had left the Netherlands and was returned to […]

  • 21 February 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Vessels

    Scottish engineering consultancy QED Naval has released a video footage of recently-deployed Subhub tidal platform leaving Belfast Harbour and arrival in Strangford Lough. Subhub successfully completed the 50 nautical mile offshore passage from Belfast Harbour to Strangford Lough. The final stage of the departure was the approval from the Belfast Harbour Pilots. The Pilot brought […]

  • 13 March 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Plymouth-based MSubs has been awarded an initial £1-million contract to build a test submarine that will be used to explore the potential capabilities of larger uncrewed underwater vehicles in the future. Measuring about 30 feet in length, this autonomous submarine is significantly larger than autonomous submarines used for beach reconnaissance, allowing it to operate at […]

  • 20 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Rerouting ships to open up areas for offshore wind development could save billions of dollars in construction and operating costs for the renewable energy source, according to new findings by the University of Delaware’s College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment (CEOE). The savings come at a relatively small expense for sending commercial ships slightly farther […]

  • 20 August 2008

    Jochen Wolfram (GER), Jeremy Elliott (IRE), Andy Meiklejohn (NZL) and Nick Bubb (UK) have taken their places onboard Kosatka, Team Russia’s VO70 competing in the Volvo Ocean Race 2008-09. This will be 33 year-old Andy Meiklejohn’s third Volvo Ocean Race. He was a rigger on News Corp in the 2001-02 race and bowman on Brasil […]

  • 11 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    2H Offshore, an Acteon company, announces the appointment of Jeremy Cowell as Business Development Manager for its UK operations. Jeremy’s role will be to support and supplement the business development and sales efforts already being undertaken by the senior management and engineering teams in the UK with an initial focus on larger riser engineering studies […]

  • 8 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Industry body Scottish Renewables has appointed four new directors to its board. An election for the posts was held among Scottish Renewables’ 260 member companies. Directors have been elected with varying terms. Rob Forrest, from GreenPower has been elected to the position of chair with three years standard term. Along with Rob, Susie Lind, EDF […]

  • 4 June 2012

    In a highly-anticipated decision from the En Banc panel of 11 judges of the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, the Court last week held that the U.S. Forest Service violated the federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) when the agency approved a slew of mining operations in salmon habitat in and along […]

  • 21 November 2019

    “It is only right that the big oil and gas corporations should pay for the necessary transition”

  • 22 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Transocean, an offshore drillign contractor, has announced that Jeremy D. Thigpen has been named President and Chief Executive Officer effective April 22, 2015. Thigpen succeeds Ian C. Strachan, Interim CEO. Strachan, who is also the company’s Chairman of the Board of Directors, will retire from the Board at the end of his term at the […]