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  • 15 September 2015

    King & Spalding said that it opened its office in Tokyo after receiving the requisite approvals from the Japanese Ministry of Justice.

  • 4 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Exceed, a well management and performance improvement specialist, has joined forces with eight former members of senior staff from Applied Drilling Technology International (ADTI). According to Exceed, ADTI ceased trading in May 2015, following a decision to close the business made by Sun European Partners, ADTI’s private equity owner that bought it in February 2014. […]

  • 6 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    WorleyParsons Chairman, Ron McNeilly, today announces that the Board of the company has appointed Andrew Wood as WorleyParsons’ Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, effective at the conclusion of the company’s 2012 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 23 October 2012. At that time Wood will also join the WorleyParsons Board. Wood is a member of […]

  • 10 April 2017

    SNC-Lavalin has won a long-term contract for the inspection services aboard the Hibernia and Hebron offshore platforms in Canada. The contract, awarded by Hibernia Management & Development Company Ltd. (HMDC) and ExxonMobil Canada Properties, is for six years. SNC-Lavalin has provided inspection services for the Hibernia platform since 1997. According to the company, the contract […]

  • 3 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Effective 15 June 2013, Richard J. Owen has been appointed to the position of Chairman of the ExxonMobil Australia Group of Companies, based in Melbourne, Australia. Owen joined the Esso Company in Australia as an engineer in Sale and Sydney in 1983. Throughout his 30 year career with ExxonMobil, Owen has held senior technical and […]

  • 4 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea connector specialist, First Subsea, has appointed Gary Howland as business development manager – Renewables. Formerly business development manager with subsea engineering consultancy and training company, Jee, he will be responsible for developing First Subsea’s range of cable protection, cable connectors and mooring systems. Prior to joining Jee, Howland was Vice President – Renewables at […]

  • 27 August 2012

    According to, the U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons and Representative John Carney planned to join Army Corps of Engineers officials today for a tour of the Delaware River and discussion of the economic impact of the dredging plan. Delaware River dredging supporters say that this project will help keep area ports competitive. […]

  • 11 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Australia-based oil and gas company Otto Energy has made changes to its board as part of a renewal process in support of its current U.S. Gulf of Mexico strategy.

  • 11 September 2013

    Governor Martin O’Malley joined Vice President Joseph Biden at the Port of Baltimore to highlight the $10 million in federal grants given to Maryland through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER), which will improve the infrastructure and strengthen the economy for middle class families. During the event, the two were […]

  • 26 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Swire Oilfield Services, a supplier of cargo carrying units to the offshore energy industry, has appointed John Bruce Rae-Smith as its new chief executive officer. The company said on Monday that Rae-Smith succeeds Tor Helgeland following his retirement in August 2016 after 22 years with the company. Rae-Smith has been a part of the Swire group […]

  • 26 October 2017

    Teekay Offshore has taken delivery of the first Heritage Class shuttle tankers to be used to ship oil from Canada’s Atlantic Ocean offshore oil installations. The vessel Beothuk Spirit will be followed by Norse Spirit tanker slated for delivery in the first half of November 2017, followed by Dorset Spirit in early-2018. According to Teekay, the […]

  • 28 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Transocean Ltd. announced that effective October 1, 2012, Ihab Toma has been named Executive Vice President, Chief of Staff. In addition to continuing to oversee the company’s worldwide marketing effort, Mr. Toma will assume responsibility for Human Resources, Global Supply Chain, and Information Technology. He will also provide strategic direction and help coordinate the implementation […]

  • 12 September 2014

    Höegh LNG Holdings said that Jon Erik Reinhardsen has resigned as a director of the company. “Nomination of a new director will be announced in due course,” the company said in a statement. Morten W. Høegh, Chairman of Höegh LNG, said: “We are grateful for Jon Erik Reinhardsen’s valuable contribution to the Company and the Board since […]

  • 10 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, announces the appointment of Jonathan Cooper as Chief Financial Officer. Jonathan Cooper is a chartered accountant by training having qualified with KPMG before joining Dresdner Kleinwort Benson (later Wasserstein) in […]

  • 11 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    DP World this week welcomed U.S. Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade, Francisco Sanchez, to its Dubai headquarters and flagship Jebel Ali port. Mr. Sanchez met with the DP World Chairman, HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and Vice Chairman, HE Jamal Majid Bin Thaniah and was given the background on DP World projects under construction […]

  • 18 September 2013

    Tullow Oil plc has appointed Jeremy Wilson as a non-executive Director with effect from 21 October 2013. According to the company’s press release Jeremy brings extensive strategic and corporate finance experience to Tullow following a successful career at JPMorgan where he joined as a graduate and is currently Vice Chairman of their Energy Group. During his […]

  • 29 August 2016

    The price tag for developing a field on the Norwegian shelf has declined by an average of more than 40 per cent since the autumn of 2014, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s analysis of eight planned developments that are approaching start-up. The decline is a result of a combination of simpler development concepts and […]

  • 12 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    DP World London Gateway, the UK’s new deep-sea port and Europe’s largest logistics park, are to hold a trio of exclusive presentation events in the U.S.A in mid-June to promote its super-port, which opens in the Fall of this year. Designed and built to reduce supply chain costs, the London Gateway port will facilitate new […]

  • 21 October 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Equipment, Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Spanish yard Navantia has completed and is ready to deliver a module built for the Equinor-operated Johan Sverdrup field located offshore Norway.

  • 9 May 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    Britannia will provide the network with input from an insurance sector perspective.

  • 19 January 2015

    OEG Offshore, a provider of offshore cargo carrying units, has appointed Adrian Bannister as chief financial officer (CFO) of the OEG Offshore group of companies. Bannister will assume responsibility for the group’s global finance team activity, including accounting, taxation, regulatory and reporting matters for OEG worldwide.  A qualified Chartered Accountant, Bannister was most recently CFO at […]

  • 7 August 2013

    Increased offshore oil production will make St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador the fastest growing economy among 15 Canadian cities in 2013, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Metropolitan Outlook-Summer 2013. “With economic growth forecast to reach five per cent this year, St. John’s is expected to more than recover from a 3.2 per cent […]