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  • 15 April 2018

    Marcel Kind is the co-founder of Simwave, a maritime simulation centre, based near Rotterdam.

  • 8 April 2015

    In 2010 the European Commission introduced Energy 2020 – a strategy for competitive, sustainable and secure energy, which contains among others the intention to reduce the European greenhouse gas emissions by at least 20 per cent by 2020 and increase the use of renewable energy to 14 per cent. This has led to increased development […]

  • 8 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has delivered the P-57 Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel to SBM Offshore N.V. (SBM) early, within budget and safely. Spanning 311 metres long by 56 metres wide, or almost three football fields, P-57 is one of the largest Brazilian FPSOs to be converted, under a turnkey […]

  • 15 June 2015

    Although he reached the retirement age some time ago, and the management has been taken over, dr. Ir. Pieter van Oossanen is still committed to the company he founded 23 years ago and cannot resist looking over the shoulders of the company’s employees: “I come to the office three afternoons per week, make a round […]

  • 1 July 2020
    Equipment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Wind-assisted ship propulsion has immense potential for achieving fuel savings and cutting emissions. Even though it is not believed to be THE solution for full decarbonization of the industry and getting to net-zero, it has emerged as an intermediary step which, when combined with other available solutions like air bubbles, anti-fouling, and different software solutions […]

  • 18 May 2015

    While crew transfer vessels have originally been the main source for transferring technicians and engineers and their work tools to and from the wind farms, the growing trend of wind farms being, and to be built, further at sea has proven to provide quite some challenges for this sector. A challenge not only to maintain or […]

  • 23 August 2012

    Ship owner Geo Plus started business near Groningen in the north of the Netherlands about 18 years ago. Throughout the years, the company specialised ever more in the field of hydrography in the international market. The company’s principal customers include dredging contractors, offshore businesses and governmental agencies. During the last decade, Geo Plus has built […]

  • 12 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Oil major BP has set a new ambition to become a net zero company by 2050 or sooner, and to help the world get to net zero.

  • 20 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petro Viking Energy Inc. has entered into a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with Grisham Assets Corp. (“Grisham”) dated March 19, 2012 to acquire 100% of the issued and outstanding shares in the capital of Grisham. Grisham is a private company incorporated under the laws of the British Virgin Islands whose principal asset is an agreement […]

  • 20 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Storage

    Rob van der Hage, Business Manager Offshore at TenneT Netherlands, will be one of the panellists in the closing discussion on short and long term potential at the Offshore WIND Conference and has provided an insight into the sector from an interesting point of view – that of an electricity transmission system operator. Regarding his […]

  • 29 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Market outlooks, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation, Transition

    The IMO 2020 sulphur cap, mandating the switch for all ships to use fuels with a maximum 0.5% sulphur content as of January 1, 2020, except for those equipped with scrubbers, has been the driving force for change in the shipping industry over the past couple of years. The implementation of the regulation dominated the discourse […]

  • 29 October 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    Industry bodies react to outcomes of IMO’s MEPC 73 meeting.

  • 18 May 2012

    In 2011, global LNG trade grew by 49.4 106 m3 (20.7 Mt), a growth of 9.4% compared with 2010, according to GIIGNL’s 2011 LNG industry report. As during the previous year, the main contribution to the increase of LNG flows came from Qatar, as the country was responsible for 67% of additional LNG produced in 2011. […]

  • 6 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Freight rate stability, price transparency, service reliability and better forecasting are the critical factors for improved container supply chain efficiency, say speakers at TOC Container Supply Chain Europe 2012 conference. Ocean shipping lines need to think more like their customers and be ‘really’ innovative, said Jason Keegan, Head of Logistics, Marks & Spencer, at the […]

  • 23 August 2013

    LNG is a hot topic and is seen by many as the fuel of the future. Dutch Deen Shipping and Veka Group are two of them and therefore they joined forces to set up a collaboration in the field of LNG, which was officially signed on 29 May 2013 during the Construction & Shipping Industry […]

  • 6 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Bourbon has announced that revenues were up 17.7% over the previous year due to the expansion of the fleet, better daily rates and €/US$ exchange rate. All vessel segments have contributed to this growth, particularly Shallow water offshore (+39.4%). “In the context of a favorable oil & gas services market, the growth in BOURBON’s 2012 […]

  • 23 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    IMO Secretary-General Emeritus Dr. C.P. Srivastava, KCMG, Secretary-General Emeritus of the International Maritme Organization (IMO), has died in Italy, aged 93. IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu expressed his sincere condolences to the Indian Government and Dr. C.P. Srivastava’s remaining family, and also the condolences of the entire IMO membership and staff. ”It is with great sadness […]

  • 27 October 2010
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Department of Energy (DOE), Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), and the Department of Commerce’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) today announced eight joint research awards totaling nearly $5 million to support the responsible siting and permitting of offshore wind energy facilities and ocean energy generated from waves, tides, currents […]

  • 11 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      CAMAC Energy Inc. , a U.S.-based energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas, today announced a net loss of $35.6 million, or $0.25 per diluted share for the quarter ended December 31, 2010. This includes estimated Oyo well #5 intervention expenses incurred in 2010 of $30.7 million, or […]

  • 3 November 2013
    Research & Development

    Offshore wind power installations are on track to hit a seventh consecutive annual record in 2013. Written by J. Matthew Roney, Earth Policy Institute  Developers added 1,080 megawatts of generating capacity in the first half of the year, expanding the world total by 20 percent in just six months. Fifteen countries host some 6,500 megawatts […]

  • 8 April 2016

    Positive results from Dutch ship owners while global shipbreaking industry still slow to react The NGO Shipbreaking Platform recently published a list of all the ships that were brought to Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi shipbreaking facilities last year. The results show that a total of 768 ships were destined for the breaker in 2015. Crucially, […]

  • 29 May 2020
    Automation, Equipment, Innovation, IT & Software, Operations & Maintenance, Safety, Technology

    As desk-based workers get to grips with new digital tools, current working conditions in all major business sectors have made one question more pressing than ever before – what do we mean when we talk about digital? In heavy industries, such as oil and gas, investments in automation has reduced dependency on human activity and […]