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  • 4 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    U.S. oil major ExxonMobil has reached an agreement with Rex W. Tillerson, former chairman and chief executive officer, to sever all ties with the company to comply with conflict-of-interest requirements associated with his nomination as secretary of state. To remind, after the U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in December 2016 elected Tillerson as his choice for secretary […]

  • 25 April 2012

    API’s Chief Economist John Felmy told reporters yesterday that when America’s oil and natural gas industry reports solid earnings it means jobs are being created and more revenue is being delivered to government. He said raising taxes on the industry would hurt both jobs and revenue: “If first quarter earnings are solid, it will be […]

  • 23 November 2012

    Kleven Verft has delivered OLYMPIC TAURUS, a Multipurpose Offshore Vessel with diesel electric propulsion, low fuel consumption and high flexibility to the Olympic Shipping AS on November 20th 2012. The vessel represents a new generation of environmentally friendly and operational state of the art multipurpose vessels, where much attention is put on fuel economy, low […]

  • 2 April 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) will provide an independent performance assessment of Verdant Power’s 5th Generation (Gen5) tidal turbine system to be deployed for commercial demonstration in New York City’s East River in 2020. The deployment will be conducted under Verdant Power’s Roosevelt Island Tidal Energy (RITE) project and will be comprised of three […]

  • 30 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Brazilian oil and gas services provider Ocyan, formerly known as Odebrecht Oil & Gas, has been awarded a contract for the Norbe VI rig by Petrobras. 

  • 17 August 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Oil prices fell to near six-year lows on Monday as Japan’s economy contracted and producers in the United States added drilling rigs for a fourth straight week despite a recent rout in prices.

  • 19 June 2012
    Project & Tenders

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employees and retirees, river residents and those affectionately known as river rats lined the banks of the Upper Mississippi River to see the Dredge William A. Thompson make its final voyage, June 12-13. The Thompson left the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers service base in Fountain City, Wis., around 11:30 […]

  • 19 August 2020
    Business developments & projects

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has been designated with Renewable Energy Testing Laboratory (RETL) status, the highest international designation for marine energy test laboratories. RETL designation is awarded by the International Electrotechnical Commission – Renewable Energy System (IECRE) which operates a global certification system addressing three renewable energy sectors: solar photovoltaic (PV), wind energy, […]

  • 2 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    MarineEnergy.biz has compiled the top news from marine energy industry from August 27 – September 2, 2018.

  • 15 November 2012

    In a continuing effort to reduce annual costs associated with maintaining federal navigation channels in the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is conducting a federal interest determination study at the entrance of the Lynnhaven Inlet. The federal study will determine if jetties or a combination of coastal structures is […]

  • 9 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Petroleum Division of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) is donating $1.25 million to the University of Houston to support engineering and petroleum technology initiatives at the university. A $1 million gift will be used to establish the ASME Petroleum Division Endowed Chair in Subsea Engineering in the UH Cullen College of Engineering. The […]

  • 11 November 2013

    Sir Ian Wood, recently retried Chair of the Wood Group, a multi-national engineering services company focused on the energy sector, has published his interim report revealing the economic and energy security opportunities still available from the UK’s offshore oil and gas resources.  The “UKCS Maximising Recovery Review”, the first of its kind in more than […]

  • 27 July 2011

    ConocoPhillips today reported $3.4 billion second-quarter earnings and $3.4 billion adjusted earnings. This compares with second-quarter 2010 earnings of $4.2 billion and adjusted earnings of $2.5 billion. “We had a solid quarter,” said Jim Mulva, chairman and chief executive officer. “Higher adjusted earnings and cash flow were driven by better commodity prices and refining margins. […]

  • 27 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    ConocoPhillips today reported $3.4 billion second-quarter earnings and $3.4 billion adjusted earnings. This compares with second-quarter 2010 earnings of $4.2 billion and adjusted earnings of $2.5 billion. “We had a solid quarter,” said Jim Mulva, chairman and chief executive officer. “Higher adjusted earnings and cash flow were driven by better commodity prices and refining margins. […]

  • 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.