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  • 15 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    After the discovery of low-oxygen eddies in the tropical and subtropical Atlantic Ocean, some assumptions regarding biogeochemical cycles in this region now have to be rethought. Marine scientists from Kiel and Plön (Germany) have found processes within these short-lived eddies that previously were not know in the open Atlantic. These processes influence, inter alia, the […]

  • 13 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    GEOxyz, a company specialising in hydrographic, geophysical and geotechnical surveys has strengthened its presence in The Netherlands and Germany with the appointment of Willem Fontein as a dedicated Area Manager for the region. Fontein has over 10 years of experience within sector and comes with a background in hydrographic and geophysical systems and services. Willem has spent […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation (Oxy) has approved a CEO succession plan and promoted Vicki A. Hollub to Senior Executive Vice President of Occidental and President – Oxy Oil and Gas, responsible for operations in the United States, Middle East region and Latin America. Hollub has served as Executive Vice President of Occidental and President, Oxy Oil […]

  • 15 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The company GEOxyz presented its vessels Geosurveyor X and Geo Ocean II in the Port of Oostende. Both ships are deployed for various measuring and supporting tasks at sea. In the search for new, sustainable and innovative concepts, motors are used with low consumption. This fits completely into the program of iTransfer for which cost […]

  • 17 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    GEOxyz, an offshore survey company has taken delivery of ‘Geo Ocean II’, the latest addition to their fleet of vessels. “Geo Ocean II” is classified by the classification society DNV and sails under Luxembourg Flag. According to GEOxyz, “Geo Ocean II” is a versatile Offshore Support & Survey vessel. She can accommodate 23 passengers and […]

  • 14 November 2014
    Project & Tenders

    GEOxyz has taken delivery of an offshore support and survey vessel “Geo Ocean II”, the latest addition to the company’s fleet.  GEOxyz CEO Patrick Reyntjens said that the delivery of the vessel, named “Geo Ocean II”, marks a new milestone in the company’s growth. Reyntjens further added that, “With “Geo Ocean II” we will provide our […]

  • 14 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    GEOxyz took delivery of Geo Ocean II, the latest addition to their fleet of vessels. Mr Patrick Reyntjens, Group CEO, GEOxyz: “With Geo Ocean II we will provide our clients cost-effective solutions for all kinds of Offshore support & Survey activities. Geo Ocean II will also give us the possibility for further growth in the […]

  • 14 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    GEOxyz took delivery of Geo Ocean II, the latest addition to their fleet of vessels. Mr Patrick Reyntjens, Group CEO, GEOxyz: “With Geo Ocean II we will provide our clients cost-effective solutions for all kinds of Offshore support & Survey activities. Geo Ocean II will also give us the possibility for further growth in the […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Based on the detailed investigation and new measurement technology described by a research team led by GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, the turnover of organic matter and nutrients at the sea floor as well as future changes within the dynamic ecosystem can be better assessed. Although the waters of the North Sea exchange […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Gulf Drilling International (“GDI”) and Occidental Petroleum of Qatar (“Oxy”) have jointly announced that the jack-up drilling rig “Msheireb”, which was acquired by GDI earlier this year and refurbished, has been accepted by Oxy for drilling operations. “Msheireb” will be the third GDI rig currently working for Oxy with the rigs “Al Rayyan” and “Al Wajba” […]

  • 29 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) participated in a day-long Government Initiated Unannounced Exercise involving Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY). The table top exercise, held in Huntington Beach, Calif., tested OXY’s ability to respond to a simulated spill event in accordance with its Oil Spill Response Plan (OSRP). For this exercise, OXY was instructed […]

  • 28 April 2014

    The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) last week participated in a day-long Government Initiated Unannounced Exercise involving Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY). The table top exercise, held in Huntington Beach, Calif., tested OXY’s ability to respond to a simulated spill event in accordance with its Oil Spill Response Plan (OSRP). For this exercise, […]

  • 7 November 2013

    Occidental Petroleum of Qatar (OPQL) and Gulf Drilling International (GDI) have signed a five year contract for OPQL to use GDI’s recently acquired drilling rig. The contract was signed by Steve Kelly, President and General Manager of OPQL and Ibrahim Jassim Al Othman, Chief Executive Officer of GDI. The total value of this contract is […]

  • 20 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    GEOxyz announces that the Company has opened a new operational base in the Port of Oostende. Last month, Paul Gerard, MD, Port of Oostende and C.E.O. of REBO (Renewable Energy Base Oostende), was on hand to officiate at the opening of GEOxyz’s new forward operating hub in the Port of Oostende. In July, the GEOxyz […]

  • 20 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Last month, Mr Paul Gerard, MD, Port of Oostende and C.E.O. of REBO (Renewable Energy Base Oostende), was on hand to officiate at the opening of GEOxyz’s new forward operating hub in the Port of Oostende. In July, the GEOxyz Operations department completed their move into a new operations hub in the Port of Oostende. […]

  • 15 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Ltd. (Oxy Qatar) and Qatar Petroleum have agreed on the Phase 5 Field Development Plan (FDP) of the Idd El Shargi North Dome Field (ISND), offshore Qatar. The ISND Phase 5 FDP has been prepared in close cooperation between Oxy Qatar […]

  • 11 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Occidental Petroleum Qatar has entered into a two year drilling contract with Gulf Drilling International for the use of the Al Rayyan rig. The value of the contract is estimated at approximately $750 Mln. Steve Kelly, President and General Manager of Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Ltd (Oxy Qatar) and Ibrahim Jassim Al-Othman, CEO of Gulf Drilling International […]

  • 17 May 2013

    Hess Corporation, a New York-based oil and gas exploration firm, has announced that it has reached an agreement with Elliott Management to resolve its proxy contest. Under the terms of the agreement, Elliott will withdraw its slate of five director nominees and support the election of Hess’ five new directors: John Krenicki Jr., Fredric Reynolds, […]

  • 8 February 2013

    DESMI Ocean Guard has announced that its containerized solution for ballast water treatment has been tested by A.P. Moller – Maersk, concluding that it is a very attractive solution in particular for container vessel retrofits. Per Hother Rasmussen from Maersk Maritime Technology explains: ”We have tested containerized ballast water treatment system plants on two different […]

  • 11 October 2012

      Gulf Drilling International Limited (Q.S.C.) (“GDI”) has been awarded a two year contract by Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Ltd. (“Oxy Qatar”) for its Al-Wajba (Gulf-3) Drilling Rig. The rig has been working for Oxy Qatar since 2008. Under the new contract the Al-Wajba will be support of Oxy Qatar’s Idd El Shargi development. GDI’s […]

  • 14 September 2012

    BMT Nigel Gee, a subsidiary of the BMT Group, has announced its latest design, developed in partnership with Claydon Reeves. With her state-of-the-art Extreme Semi-SWATH (XSS) hullform, Oxygen redefines the explorer yacht genre, offering outstanding speed and seakeeping performance with the luxury and facilities of a true superyacht. Equipped for all manner of pursuits, Oxygen’s […]

  • 14 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    BMT Nigel Gee, a subsidiary of the BMT Group, has announced its latest design, developed in partnership with Claydon Reeves. With her state-of-the-art Extreme Semi-SWATH (XSS) hullform, Oxygen redefines the explorer yacht genre, offering outstanding speed and seakeeping performance with the luxury and facilities of a true superyacht. Equipped for all manner of pursuits, Oxygen’s […]

  • 30 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    NOAA-supported scientists have found the size of this year’s Gulf of Mexico oxygen-free ‘dead zone’ to be the fourth smallest since… [mappress] Source: NOAA, July 30, 2012

  • 15 March 2012

    Care for the environment remains one of the most urgent issues of our times. And it cannot be said often enough: Environmental preservation and remediation is a top priority for the dredging industry as well. For people in the dredging industry, that is a given. But for those outside of the industry – for stakeholders, […]

  • 9 February 2012

    Ballast tank corrosion is a major worry for shipowners as it can lead to structural failure. But corrosion repair usually means taking a ship out of service for dry dock repair. With Hempel’s new Hempadur EM (Easy Maintenance) 35740 corrosion spots can easily be fixed – even at sea. Hempadur EM 35740 is a new […]