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  • 10 October 2016

    John Verdonk Business Unit Manager Offshore Temporary Living Quarters at Seafox As wind farms go further and further offshore into more challenging waters and harsher environments, the industry is developing a number of solutions to cope with the demands of the wind farm’s initial construction period and following on from that, Operations & Maintenance activities. […]

  • 13 May 2013

    When Rederij Groen, a Scheveningen-based service supplier to the offshore industry, secured a long-term charter contract for two chase vessels for seismographic research, the question arose whether to refit two fishing cutters – as had been done in the past – or to build new ships. The scale tipped in favour of newbuilds, and together […]

  • 6 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Matt Christiansen presented overview of Fiber Optic connectors and their use undersea. Why use Fiber Optics? The introduction of fiber optics into subsea cables has allowed the realization of much greater rates of data communications with higher signal to noise ratios than was possible with electrical cables. Fiber optics in subsea cable systems have seen […]

  • 26 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    ABS, a leading provider of global maritime classification services, has taken another step forward to meet industry needs with the formation of the ABS Global Gas Solutions Team to leverage the organization’s LNG and LPG capabilities. This group of experienced gas professionals will work alongside owners, shipyards and equipment manufacturers to provide an extensive range […]

  • 9 October 2014

    The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and its member national shipowners’ associations are engaged in the final flurry of lobbying for removing implementation hurdles of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Ballast Water Management Convention. The Convention is expected to enter into force during 2016. “The global shipping industry, comprising about 70,000 ships, is expected to […]

  • 29 June 2016
    Equipment

    Rod Starr (photo) was named the CEO of Polarcus, a marine geophysical company, in February 2015, at the time when the oil price was slightly over $50 a barrel, down from over a $100 in mid-2014, after having spent years at TGS-NOPEC (TGS), another Oslo-listed seismic company. We caught him on the phone while in […]

  • 9 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    South Asia’s largest and most Successful Maritime Event opened its doors to thousands of maritime professionals who had the opportunity to see the latest products and solutions, network with industry leaders and discuss business opportunities. “The Indian maritime sector – which handles 90% of India’s International trade – facilitates not only transportation of national and […]

  • 14 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Safe berthing and mooring operations are critical to the success of ports, harbours and offshore environments. Most importantly, safe operations protect site personnel but additionally, the huge investments made in the facility to begin with. A new bollard guide, published by Trelleborg Marine Systems for port operators and ship owners illustrates the importance of best […]

  • 25 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Scrubber technology gaining in popularity ahead of 2020 sulphur cap.

  • 18 May 2012

    In 2011, global LNG trade grew by 49.4 106 m3 (20.7 Mt), a growth of 9.4% compared with 2010, according to GIIGNL’s 2011 LNG industry report. As during the previous year, the main contribution to the increase of LNG flows came from Qatar, as the country was responsible for 67% of additional LNG produced in 2011. […]

  • 10 October 2016

    John Verdonk Business Unit Manager Offshore Temporary Living Quarters at Seafox As wind farms go further and further offshore into more challenging waters and harsher environments, the industry is developing a number of solutions to cope with the demands of the wind farm’s initial construction period and following on from that, Operations & Maintenance activities. […]

  • 25 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The dry bulk shipping market has been hit hard by the downturn of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) that fell to unprecedented lows this year. Vessel oversupply and dwindling demand, especially from the world’s top importer China, have caused numerous headaches for the ship owners across the board, some of them even forced to seek bankruptcy protection. […]

  • 8 April 2013

    Sytze Voulon has been the regional director North West Europe at Imtech Marine for just over a year now. ”Choosing to work for Imtech Marine was driven by the potential and challenge I saw, looking at the strategy and ambitions of Imtech Marine”, he says. ”The company is moving forward. Also I was very impressed […]

  • 22 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Transocean Ltd. today announced the release of an internal investigation report on the causes of the April 20, 2010, Macondo well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. Following the incident, Transocean commissioned an internal investigation team comprised of experts from relevant technical fields and specialists in accident investigation to gather, review, and analyze the […]

  • 4 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Six Royal Naval Reservists plunged into the waters of the diving training lake at the Navy’s Horsea Island training site, swimming across the lake, completing a timed set of circuits and leaping several times from the highest platform (over 30 feet) into the water, clutching their fins to their chests. The reservists were conducting pre-joining […]

  • 8 July 2013

    Mikael Hansen truly is a world citizen. Born in Denmark, he moved to India when he was just seven days old and grew up in Japan and the United States of America. During his career, he lived in the United States of America, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Belgium before settling in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. […]

  • 9 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc., a pioneer in the field of deep-ocean exploration, reported that the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for proposed dredging and recovery of phosphate sands from the “Don Diego” deposit has been filed with the Mexican Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT). According to governmental regulations, a response is expected in approximately […]

  • 6 June 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Suddenly there’s a lot going on in the Mexican offshore rig market. So much that it’s confusing. Here’s your guide to what’s happening.

  • 29 May 2019
    Exploration & Production

    In some regions, such as the North Sea, Middle East and West Africa, competitive utilisation for modern units is well above 90%,

  • 13 June 2012

    In the dredging industry, there is no way around it: worldwide the Dutch are renowned for their dredging activities. Projects such as the Palm Islands in Dubai have struck the imagination of many. For our dredging special the Dutch Association of Dredging Contractors and CEDA, the Central Dredging Association, give us a look into this […]

  • 22 May 2013

    “Today we are clearing the way for international shipping and trade. That’s typical of the Netherlands. That’s how we became big. With Maasvlakte 2, the Netherlands is throwing the door wide open to the newest generation of container ships. And we offer space for the latest terminals. The port is growing 20% larger, and the […]

  • 7 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Chancellor George Osborne and Business Secretary Vince Cable will today welcome substantial new investment in the UK as international delegates from the world’s oil and gas companies meet at the British Business Embassy in London. Up to 4,000 UK jobs will be supported by the GDF SUEZ- operated Cygnus project – the extraction of shallow […]