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  • 23 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, announces changes in its operative structure and starts a reorganisation into seven operative Divisions which will become effective on 1 January 2015. The six new operative Divisions together with Global Lifecycle Support as the seventh one will enable MacGregor to improve customer service throughout the lifecycle of the products, offer more […]

  • 23 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has announced changes in its operative structure and has started a reorganization into seven operative Divisions which will become effective on January 1, 2015. The six new operative Divisions, together with Global Lifecycle Support as the seventh one, will enable MacGregor to improve customer service throughout the lifecycle of the products, offer more comprehensive […]

  • 16 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Vattenfall to enter race with Dong Energy for best and cheapest offshore wind turbines, writes Danish business daily Borsen. New Vattenfall head, Magnus Hall, will lower prices to match Dong Energy’s ambition to make offshore wind at least 40 per cent cheaper. Moreover, Hall is out to make Vattenfall greener. Dong Energy welcomes the offensive.  […]

  • 12 October 2014

    Germany: Siemens in Offshore Wind Talks  Siemens has confirmed that they are in talks over future offshore wind contracts. Vattenfall Preparing ‘Offshore Hotel’ for Sandbank and DanTysk  During a press conference at WindEnergy Hamburg last week, Vattenfall stated that they will launch the Sandbank project in the summer of 2015, after they complete the DanTysk […]

  • 9 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) has started drilling of exploration well 33/2-1 in PL555. The well will investigate the hydrocarbon potential of the Storm Prospect in PL555, which is located 200 km west northwest of Florø on the Norwegian west coast and approximately 65 km northwest of the Snorre Field. The main objective of well […]

  • 9 October 2014

    Swedish operator Lundin Petroleum AB has begun drilling of exploration well 33/2-1 in PL555, in the North Sea, offshore Norway. The well will investigate the hydrocarbon potential of the Storm Prospect in PL555, which is located 200 km west northwest of Florø on the Norwegian west coast and approximately 65 km northwest of the Snorre Field. […]

  • 21 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Gothenburg six-monthly report published today shows that European freight volumes strengthened during the first half of the year whilst global container trade fell. Around 30 per cent of Swedish imports and exports pass through the Port of Gothenburg. Fluctuations in the economy are reflected very clearly in variations in freight flows. Ro-ro […]

  • 4 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä has been selected as the partner for designing a new ferry as part of the ‘Midway Alignment of the Bothnian Corridor’ project.   The scope of the design work will be both initial and basic design. The ferry is designed for sailing between Vaasa in Finland and Umeå in Sweden across the Gulf of […]

  • 4 August 2014

    Wärtsilä has been selected as the partner for designing a new ferry as part of the ‘Midway Alignment of the Bothnian Corridor’ project. The scope of the design work will be both initial and basic design. The ferry is designed for sailing between Vaasa in Finland and Umeå in Sweden across the Gulf of Bothnia […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    German and Australian scientists launched state-of-the-art water quality monitoring tools that will enable anyone in the world to zoom in on what is stirring up under the surface of Australian waters. Aquatic remote sensing company EOMAP teamed up with Western Australian statutory authority Landgate to deliver these unique products. “The fusion of EOMAP’s science and […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    German and Australian scientists today launched state-of-the-art water quality monitoring tools that will enable anyone in the world to zoom in on what is stirring up under the surface of Australian waters. Aquatic remote sensing company EOMAP teamed up with Western Australian statutory authority Landgate to deliver these unique products. “The fusion of EOMAP’s science […]

  • 17 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to use the Floatel Superior mobile accommodation facility as a flotel for the Valemon field. Floatel Superior was completed in March 2010 at Keppel FELS shipyard, Singapore. The facility is operated by Floatel International AB (FIAB) of Gothenburg. It is registered in Bermuda and classified […]

  • 30 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ships powered by LNG (liquefied natural gas) can expect a substantial reduction in the port tariff when they call at the Port of Gothenburg. The discount will come into effect in 2015 and will continue for four years. The aim is to induce more shipping companies to switch to cleaner fuel. Magnus Kårestedt, Chief Executive […]

  • 30 June 2014

    Ships powered by liquefied natural gas can expect a substantial reduction in the port tariff when they call at the Port of Gothenburg. The discount will come into effect in 2015 and will continue for four years. The aim is to induce more shipping companies to switch to cleaner fuel. Magnus Kårestedt, Chief Executive at […]

  • 27 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Commerce Department has announced the appointment of 22 new and returning members to the eight regional fishery management councils that partner with NOAA’s Fisheries Service to manage ocean fish stocks. The new and reappointed council members begin their three-year terms on August 11. The councils were established by the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management […]

  • 30 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aberdeen-based Aiken Group has reported that the company has secured deals worth in excess of £14 million since the beginning of this year.

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Polarcus has opened its first office in Norway to better service and support the Company’s rapidly expanding operations across Norway. The new office is situated in the center of Stavanger, at Reidar Berges gate 9, and complements the global network of regional marketing offices in London, Houston, Singapore, Moscow, and Rio de Janeiro. Polarcus has […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Polarcus, the UAE-based owner of high-end seismic survey vessels, has opened its first office in Norway to better service and support the Company’s rapidly expanding operations across Norway.

  • 22 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    BP Exploration Operating Company Limited has awarded a contract to Floatel International for provision of an accommodation and construction support vessel for BP Magnus Life Extension Project. Floatel Superior is the nominated vessel for the work and the charter is expected to start in February 2015, for a firm hire period of three months.The vessel, designed […]

  • 21 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    DNV GL has launched a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to standardise sub-sea documentation. This long-awaited initiative has been welcomed by the industry, with broad participation from operators, EPC(I) contractors and suppliers representing all parts of the supply chain. A typical sub-sea project can involve more than 10,000 documents over a span of 30 years. To develop, […]

  • 21 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The documentation needed within the international subsea industry to ensure regulatory and operational compliance has grown considerably. Preparing and maintaining the relevant documentation is time consuming, complex and costly to deliver. Further, requirements differ significantly between the major operators. To address this issue, DNV GL has launched a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to standardise subsea […]

  • 14 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Magnus Björkman has recently been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the Sarens Group. Magnus is Swedish, 45 years old and graduated as MSc. in Business Administration at the Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden. He lives in Brussels and speaks fluently Swedish, English and French. Previously Magnus Björkman held various finance positions at the Volvo Construction […]

  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    American Shipping Company ASA (AMSC) has appointed Pål Lothe Magnussen as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the company, effective 1 June 2014. A Norwegian national, Mr. Magnussen (42) comes from the position as Director of the Investment Banking Division in DNB Markets where he has worked since 2007. Prior to that he worked for five […]

  • 9 May 2014

    Vattenfall’s Board of Directors has appointed Magnus Hall as the new President and CEO of Vattenfall. He will succeed Øystein Løseth and take on his new position as of October 1, 2014. Magnus Hall most recently held the position of president and CEO of forest company Holmen, where he worked for 29 years, and the […]

  • 1 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    According to a new NOAA Fisheries economics report, U.S. commercial and recreational saltwater fishing generated more than $199 billion in sales in 2012, a gain of seven percent over the previous year, with the economic impact of fishing jobs increasing three percent from 2011 to 2012. Further, two more fish stocks were rebuilt to target levels in […]