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  • 16 June 2006

    Shop stewards at the Helsinki, Turku and Rauma yards and the Piikki

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    A Brittany Ferries steward that was found dead on board a cross-Channel ferry last October bound for South Devon died from cocaine abuse, according to results of an inquiry. The 26-year old Thomas Holt was found face down in his cabin after he failed to report for his shift and, after unsuccessful resuscitation attempts, was pronounced dead […]

  • 11 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Estonian dockers will be picketing the offices of Port of Muuga management in Tallinn after the port’s management refused to legally recognise their union representative, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) reports. Workers at Transiidikeskuse AS Muuga, Tallinn, elected a union steward from the Estonian Independent Seamens Union (EMSA) to represent their interests in negotiations with […]

  • 11 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Estonian dockers will be picketing the offices of Port of Muuga management in Tallinn after the port’s management refused to legally recognise their union representative, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) reports. Workers at Transiidikeskuse AS Muuga, Tallinn, elected a union steward from the Estonian Independent Seamens Union (EMSA) to represent their interests in negotiations with […]

  • 28 February 2008

    In recent months, a Royal Navy contractor has started training butlers, skippers and stewards who ferry billionaires in their pearly white pleasure boats to exclusive vacation spots. One of its first clients is the captain of Ecstasea, the 285-foot vessel of Russian oil magnate Roman Abramovich.

  • 15 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay and the Port of Siuslaw have partnered to complete dredging at the Port of Siuslaw inner boat basin. The basin has collected sand and silt to a point where some slips were unusable for the commercial and recreational fleet or are only accessible during high tide. Inadequate depth […]

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Greater Lafourche Port Commission (GLPC) was recognized for its distinguished record as a dedicated steward of Louisiana’s coastal lands by the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL). GLPC was presented with a Coastal Stewardship award at the 2014 CRCL Awards Banquet on May 9, 2014. “We were pleased to have been nominated by Restore […]

  • 30 December 2012

    OMSI will open its new renewable energy exhibit on January 17 next year, writes KWG. The exhibition will have exhibit props which will demonstrate how wind and sea power are harnessed. “Using energy to efficiently power our lights, TVs, heaters, toys and more requires engineering, innovation and creativity,” said Chris Stockner, OMSI energy and the […]

  • 11 June 2012

    The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority will meet in special session today at 9 a.m. in the boardroom of the Port Authority Executive Building,111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610) in Houston. Staff will make a presentation on the current permit application to deepen and widen the Bayport Ship Channel, […]

  • 15 May 2013

    Huntington Ingalls Industries yesterday announced that the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has been recognized for exemplary environmental compliance and commitment to environmental excellence by the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD). “Newport News Shipbuilding works hard to be good a steward of the environment,” said Dru Branche, NNS’ director of environmental, health and safety. […]

  • 25 January 2008

    Further to a meeting held today (22nd January 2008) in London between senior stewards of the UK shipyards and the national officers of the Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions (CSEU). Recent concerns following speculation with regards to the building of the future aircraft carriers (CVF) have been allayed by the statements in the House […]

  • 26 June 2008

    By Katie Hunt Business reporter, BBC News, Portsmouth Super-yachts are the ultimate status symbol Wanted: crew for luxury super-yacht. Travel to some of the world’s most glamorous destinations with free board and lodging and an attractive tax-free salary of between 2,000 euros (£1,600) and 10,000 euros a month, depending on experience. Despite the obvious perks, […]

  • 24 May 2011

      KBR announced the inaugural release of its Sustainability Report, which details its corporate social responsibility efforts and can be accessed at its website. Upon becoming an independent company four years ago, KBR had the unique opportunity to re-create the foundation upon which it operates. The company pledged to its stakeholders to not only continue […]

  • 9 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. EPA Gulf of Mexico Program recently announced that the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program received a $235,901 cooperative agreement to restore fresh water flow to Goose Lake, enhancing marsh habitats near Corpus Christi, Texas. According to the EPA release, the project will restore circulation and hydrology within Goose Lake by designing and […]

  • 5 May 2015

    The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order on rehearing, reaffirming its authorization of the Cove Point liquefaction project.

  • 5 May 2015

    The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order on rehearing, reaffirming its authorization of the Cove Point liquefaction project.

  • 8 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has expanded its leadership team with three recent appointments. Scott Robertson has been promoted to director of operations, and replaces Gunther Newcombe who will be retiring in March 2020. Robertson will be responsible for the OGA’s Exploration, Production, Decommissioning and Technology agenda. He joined the OGA in June […]

  • 9 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Liquefied petroleum gas shipping company Dorian LPG Ltd. has been selected as “Tanker Company of the Year 2014” at the annual Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards that took place in Athens on December 5, 2014. The award cited Dorian’s history, the company’s IPO in May of 2014, its collaboration with Phoenix Tankers and strategic partnership […]

  • 2 May 2016

    Remøy Management AS applied to fill several positions on ABB’s new cable-laying vessel, to be delivered next year, and advertised job vacancies. Deemed the world’s most modern cable-layer, the vessel is under construction at Kleven shipyard in Norway, with delivery expected in the first half of 2017. ABB’s new vessel will be built according to SALT 306 CLV design, and […]

  • 6 May 2015

    Representative of GMB and Unite unions in the UK are taking part in further talks today seeking a resolution of the dispute over what they say are unilateral changes to working conditions for workers covered by the Offshore Contractors Agreement (OCA) in UK waters. Members of both unions have already voted in a consultative ballot […]

  • 3 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved an $829 million budget for the Harbor Department’s next fiscal year, including more than a half a billion dollars for capital improvements at the Port of Long Beach. The budget, which will be presented to the Long Beach City Council for its consideration, designates $555 million […]

  • 2 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    A new cable laying vessel, under construction by Kleven in Ulsteinvik, Norway for Swiss-based cable specialist ABB, could provide over a 100 new jobs next year. The 140 by 30 meters vessel, based on a design from Salt Ship Design, is scheduled for delivery in first part of 2017. The vessel will be manned by 50-60 people […]