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  • 2 January 2019

    The most popular news at Offshore Energy Today during the third quarter of 2018.

  • 12 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s oil and gas company Santos today announced that Peter Coates will retire as Chairman at the Annual General Meeting on 9 May 2013. He will be succeeded by Ken Borda, who has been a non-executive director of Santos since 2007. Coates will remain a non-executive director to ensure an orderly transition of responsibilities. Coates, […]

  • 10 March 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc announces that Mr Wim Kok, Non-executive Director since 2003 and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee and member of the Nomination and Succession Committee, has elected to retire from the Board at the 2011 Annual General Meeting scheduled to be held on May 17, 2011. Mr […]

  • 24 May 2019

    Subsea 7 is set for the launch and official naming ceremony of its new reel-lay vessel Seven Vega, to take place on Saturday. “When delivered, Seven Vega will be one of the most capable and cost-effective reel-lay vessels in the market and a global enabler for Subsea 7,” the company wrote on its social media. […]

  • 15 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Oceaneering International’s  Board of Directors has elected David K. Lawrence as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Oceaneering, effective January 1, 2012. Mr. Lawrence joined Oceaneering in June 2005 as Assistant General Counsel and has served as Associate General Counsel since January 2011. He has over 25 years of experience as an attorney. George […]

  • 4 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    WFS Technology has named Christopher Curran as a project director for the Americas region. He recently retired from BP where he was an advisor with the Upstream Facilities Technology group. He has worked in the areas of subsea condition monitoring and integrity management, and has been active in developing and promoting subsea wireless communication technology, the company noted. Curran is chairman of API 17F subsea controls, API […]

  • 11 February 2015

    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation named Mark C. McKinley to serve as an independent director of the company, effective Feb. 11, 2015.

  • 3 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Following the recent passing away of the chairman of the Supervisory Board of Fugro N.V., Mr. Herman Scheffer, the vice-chairman of the Supervisory Board, Mr. Frans Cremers, has temporarily assumed the role of acting chairman of the Supervisory Board. The Supervisory Board has requested the former chairman, Mr. Frank Schreve, to stand as candidate […]

  • 26 March 2012

      Eidesvik newbuilding, Viking Prince, was named in an official ceremony in Aalesund, Norway, on March 23th 2012. Viking Prince is the fifth Eidesvik Offshore vessel that is powered by LNG. It is a powerfull supplyship with large volume and large deck space. The LNG dual fuel engines ensures low NOx and CO2 emissions. The […]

  • 13 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    IHC Merwede’s CEO, Dirk Philips, will step back from his role within the company. Over the past two months, he has led the Board of Management to formulate some important aspects of IHC Merwede’s future business strategy, as well as the appropriate organisation required to implement it. The mutual decision on the timing of Mr […]

  • 14 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    A senior official of China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) was detained within an investigation for bribery, according to the website of the Supreme People’s Procuratorate. As General Manager of CNOOC Gas & Power group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC, Luo Weizhong was running investment deals in multi-billion dollar gas import terminals and deciding upon long […]

  • 2 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Hyundai Heavy Industries has secured an order for the construction of an LNG carrier. 

  • 27 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Bulker Iron Chieftain, which suffered a major fire in 2018, left Port Kembla for its final resting place in Turkey.

  • 6 March 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The photo above shows a jack-up drilling rig that was the first ever to drill an offshore well in the UK North Sea. The rig, named Mr. Cap, was operated by American Overseas Petroleum Ltd. The well was drilled 165 miles offshore the United Kingdom. According to data on Chevron oil company’s website, it was the […]

  • 2 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has appointment of Bram Gräber as group director of Maritime Services for its Offshore Energy division. Gräber will be responsible for the maritime services activities including heavy marine transport and subsea services within Boskalis, the company said in a release. As per 1 June 2016, he will succeed Frank Verhoeven who will […]

  • 21 October 2014

    Oil & Gas UK has issued a statement on the death of Christophe de Margerie, Chief Executive of Total.  In the statement, Oil & Gas UK said: “The death of Christophe de Margerie comes as a shock and a heavy blow for the whole of our industry.   “Oil & Gas UK sends its deepest condolences […]

  • 26 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Australian oil and gas company Santos has appointed a new independent non-executive director to its board of directors, effective July 1, 2017. Santos said on Friday that the appointment of Vanessa Guthrie as an independent non-executive director is part of the board’s ongoing renewal process, following the retirement of Scott Sheffield at the conclusion of […]

  • 4 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The previously announced 24-hour general strike at Greek ports and terminals, which started at 6:00 yesterday morning, has concluded today, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) informed. “ISS has checked the latest information with its Piraeus office in Greece which confirmed that the strike finished on 4 December at 20:15 and all services are back to normal,” ISS said […]

  • 30 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Neptune Marine Services Limited, The Board of Neptune announced that Mr Peter Wallace will be Chairman of Neptune effective from 1 October 2012. Mr Wallace joined the Neptune Board on 8 July 2011 and will replace Mr Ross Kennan as Chairman who will retire from the Board of Neptune at the 2012 Annual General Meeting. […]

  • 18 December 2014

    Apache Corporation said it has appointed Peter A. Ragauss to its board of directors. Ragauss retired from Baker Hughes in October 2014 after eight years as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Prior to joining Baker Hughes, he was controller, Refining and Marketing, for BP Plc from 2003 to 2006; chief executive officer for […]

  • 13 March 2011
    Business & Finance

      ATWOOD OCEANICS, INC., a Houston-based international drilling contractor (the “Company” or “Atwood”), announced that Mr. George S. Dotson was appointed non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors effective March 10, 2011. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company since February 1988. From 1990 until his retirement in […]

  • 25 February 2014

    Mangala P.B. Yapa, the incumbent Managing Director/ CEO of Colombo Dockyard PLC (CDL), is to retire from his service at the forthcoming annual general meeting in April 2014, the company announced yesterday. Retirement of Mr. Yapa will bring to end an outstanding career of nearly 30 years in numerous roles at CDL. Ranil Wijegunawardena, present […]