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  • 12 February 2013

    Efforts to operate wind-powered vessels as a competitive mode of transport are taken all over the world. Not only idealists, also scientists and ship owners seriously study the possibilities. The first successfully operated sailing cargo vessel is Dutch – and it doesn’t even have an engine. It is hard to beat the highly efficient Clippers […]

  • 22 April 2012

    It is rare in this day and age when something new comes along. But a recent collaboration between a number of Dutch companies seems to have come up with just that. The companies, Shipkits, Vuyk Engineering Groningen, Alewijnse, Vacon and the shipping company Amasus, are all well-established names in the maritime industry. The project is […]

  • 30 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited (Ming Yang), a leading wind turbine manufacturer in China, has announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013. Second Quarter 2013 Financial Highlights: Total wind turbine generators (“WTGs”) for which revenue was recognized amounted to an equivalent wind power project output of 161MW, […]

  • 26 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Belgium’s Port of Antwerp is the biggest port area in the world, covering 13,057 hectares, the equivalent of 20,000 football fields. The Port of Antwerp is situated some 80 kilometers inland at the upper end of the tidal estuary of the Scheldt river, which thanks to the latest deepening in 2010 is navigable by the biggest container vessels. […]

  • 14 February 2012

      The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2013 (FY13) includes $4.731 billion in discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, said, “The fiscal 2013 Civil Works budget for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reflects […]

  • 17 January 2018

    Production decline in mature fields is a common challenge to offshore operators throughout the globe.

  • 8 October 2019

    This was the live blog of Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) 2019 taking place on 8 & 9 October. Europe’s leading gathering of the entire offshore energy industry. Read all the highlights of these days.

  • 16 September 2019

    Oil prices on Monday saw the biggest surge since 1991 following a drone attack on the state-owned Saudi Aramco’s oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia, according to Reuters.

  • 3 May 2019

    U.S. Interior Department is rolling back offshore well control rules in what it says is a push to reduce regulatory burden. The oil and gas industry groups have welcomed the rollback, while the environmental groups feel the move is a “hand out” to oil companies and will jeopardize offshore safety.

  • 23 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre – the world’s first and only test centre for wave and tidal energy devices – celebrates its tenth anniversary this month, with the pioneering Orkney based facility planning a host of events to mark its milestone year. The centre, which started off with just four wave test berths at Billia […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging work at the Yuzhny port is nearing completion, and cargo owners are already analyzing its benefits. Enhancing the capabilities for working with capesize vessels will significantly increase the flows of export, import, and transit cargoes. Access to capesize vessels (over 200,000 deadweight tons) provides a competitive advantage during transportation of ore and coal cargoes. […]

  • 17 October 2011

    The I.M. Skaugen Group (IMSK) announced third quarter 2011 results. The pre-tax result for 3Q11 was negative USD2 mill compared to zero result for 3Q10. The result of the 3Q11 on an EBITDA basis was USD8.4 mill compared to USD7.9 mill for the 3Q10. The pre-tax result was negative USD6 mill YTD 3Q11 compared to […]

  • 29 August 2017

    Oil and gas companies are actively seeking to rebalance business portfolios and reorganize for the future, according to DNV GL research on the outlook for the industry this year.

  • 11 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Gamesa continued to expand profitably during the first nine months of 2011, throughout which it continued to focus on strengthening expansion abroad, efficient management and cost control, launching new products, and maintaining the pace of activity in all business areas, with results in line with 2011 guidance in terms of volume, profitability and debt. Between […]

  • 13 December 2017

    Browsing through Linkedin the other day, I’ve stumbled across a beautiful photo of two heavy lift vessels carrying the giant Aasta Hansteen topside out of the Westcon yard in Ølensvåg, Norway.

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Infrastructure, Project & Tenders

    Marine terminal service company Smit Lamnalco believes it has an important contribution to make as new safety regulations for floating gas terminal facilities are drawn up. Group Business Development Manager Andrew Brown points out that although there is some overlap on safety issues between floating oil and floating gas facilities, there are also important differences. […]

  • 19 February 2014

    When the Dutch indemnity insurance company NH 1816 decided to sponsor the Royal Dutch Life Saving Association (KNRM) in 2009, there was no urgent need for a replacement vessel in the KNRM fleet. This created the opportunity to develop a new type of Search and Rescue (SAR) vessel, corresponding to the present-day needs of the […]

  • 16 April 2020
    Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Transition

    There are three potential fuel pathways toward developing zero-emission vessels and decarbonizing the future of shipping, according to ABS. The US-based classification society just released the 2020 Setting the Course to Low-Carbon Shipping — Pathways to Sustainable Shipping outlook, which maps out the path toward decarbonization goals of the global fleet. The three fuel pathways […]

  • 17 July 2020
    Automation, Infrastructure, Innovation, IT & Software

    A digital twin is a dynamic digital representation of an object or a system. It uniquely describes in a binary format a person, product, or environment’s key characteristics and properties and can be rendered in one or more physical or digital spaces.

  • 13 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA), one of the largest state enterprises, is working on some major dredging projects that will be total game-changers for the country’s ports. Over the next five years, USPA is planning to perform capital and maintenance dredging works in Ukrainian ports, canals and inland waterways with the volume of dredged […]

  • 18 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    U.S. Naval Research Laboratory’s (NRL) oceanographer Dr. Jason Jolliff, published a paper in Ocean Modeling (March 2014), where he shows how NRL can also forecast where oil will go following a major spill.  “If you’re going to do forecasting,” Jolliff says, “You have to get the ocean circulation correct. It’s fundamental to all else.” Jolliff plugged […]

  • 8 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Being relatively new to the market, Alia Instruments – based in Twente, the Netherlands – is a builder of production monitoring equipment for the maritime and mining industry. During our first ever Dredging Today Conference, held last October in Amsterdam RAI, we took the opportunity to have a quick chat with Mr Arjan Vriend – Alia […]