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  • 14 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The expedition crew aboard the late Paul G. Allen’s research vessel RV Petrel discovered wreckage from USS Wasp (CV 7), which was sunk in 1942. Wasp, found Jan. 14, was sunk September 15, 1942, by four Japanese torpedoes from the Japanese submarine I-19 while escorting transports carrying the Seventh Marine Regiment to Guadalcanal as reinforcements. […]

  • 13 February 2019

    Wreckage of the World War II aircraft carrier USS Hornet was recently discovered by the expedition crew of Paul G. Allen’s research vessel (R/V) Petrel. Hornet was found 5,400 meters below the surface, resting on the floor of the South Pacific Ocean around the Solomon Islands. Hornet was best known for its part in the […]

  • 21 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    The aircraft joined HMS Dragon and US fighter jets in a training exercise to detect, classify and monitor contacts on the sea’s surface in the challenging conditions of the Gulf. The Type 45 destroyer provides a complementary service to the highly manoeuvrable and effective Typhoon fast jet combat aircraft. One of Dragon’s fighter controllers, Lieutenant […]

  • 30 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Drybulk operator Baltic Trading Limited  has taken delivery of the Baltic Hornet, a 64,000 dwt Ultramax newbuilding. The Baltic Hornet is the first of four Ultramax vessels to be delivered to the company under previously announced agreements with Yangfan Group Co., Ltd. The Baltic Hornet is expected to be delivered to its charterer, Swissmarine, on […]

  • 3 April 2013

    Senex Energy reported that gas has flowed to surface at a rate of more than two million cubic feet per day at the Hornet-1 unconventional gas exploration well in southern Cooper Basin permit PEL 115 (Senex 80% and Operator; Orca Energy Limited 20%). Senex completed a multi-zone fracture stimulation of the Hornet-1 well in March. […]

  • 13 June 2012

    Again, Kornet chooses MirTac to implement the Star fleet management system onboard her vessels. Compliance with ISM and other regulations, increased operational insight and efficiency and enthusiastic users are the basis for this new contract. Chris Kornet, Managing Director, says: “customer and ISM compliance together with proven increased efficiency throughout our existing fleet, have lead […]

  • 21 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd (SMC) opened their new office at OrbisEnergy, Lowestoft in January 2018.

  • 20 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District, in partnership with the Chicago Park District is currently implementing an ecosystem restoration project at Horner Park.  The goal of this project is to restore the natural features of the North Branch Chicago River at Horner Park and its riparian zone within the constraints of the current […]

  • 23 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) would remove soil and treat groundwater contaminated from past fuel leaks at Whidbey Island’s Cornet Bay Marina under a proposed cleanup plan for the site. Ecology seeks comment on the plan, site studies, an environmental review and a public involvement plan through Aug. 26, 2013. The work would begin […]

  • 4 February 2011

    Diamond Offshore Drilling has exercised its option to build a second ultra-deepwater drillship with Hyundai Heavy Industries with delivery scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2013. Total cost, including commissioning, spares and project management, is expected to be approximately US$590 million and is anticipated to be paid out of cash flow and available funds. Diamond […]

  • 14 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Cornet Bay Marina environmental cleanup site near Oak Harbor is ready to come off the state’s list of contaminated sites, according to a proposal by the Washington Department of Ecology. The 1.1 acre site at 200 Cornet Bay Road underwent cleanup in 2014, followed by a year of groundwater monitoring. Ecology has determined that […]

  • 21 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd (SMC) opened their new office at OrbisEnergy, Lowestoft in January 2018.

  • 3 February 2011
    Business & Finance

      Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.  announced that a subsidiary, Diamond Offshore Drilling Limited, has exercised its option to build a second ultra-deepwater drillship with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. with delivery scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2013. Total cost, including commissioning, spares and project management, is expected to be approximately $590 million and is […]

  • 3 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A new study led by scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) points to the deep ocean as a major source of dissolved iron in the central Pacific Ocean. This finding highlights the vital role ocean mixing plays in determining whether deep sources of iron reach the surface-dwelling life that need it to survive. […]

  • 14 May 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Aker BP has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority for exploration drilling in the North Sea offshore Norway, using the Deepsea Stavanger rig. 

  • 14 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Vallourec, a provider of premium tubular solutions, has been awarded a contract to supply premium tubes and connections for the ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project in Angola, operated by TOTAL E&P Angola. As part of this contract, Vallourec will supply 27,000 tons of OCTG (Oil Country Tubular Goods) for wells drilled within 1,400 to 2,000 meters […]

  • 3 August 2015

    Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.  today reported net income of $90 million versus to $90 million, in the second quarter of 2014. Revenues in the second quarter of 2015 were $634 million, compared to revenues of $692 million in the second quarter of 2014. “During the quarter, our second and third newbuild drillships, the Ocean BlackHornet […]

  • 10 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. yesterday announced that a subsidiary, Diamond Offshore Drilling Limited, has entered into a turnkey contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. for construction of a new ultra-deepwater drillship with delivery scheduled in the fourth quarter of 2014. Total cost, including commissioning, spares and project management, but excluding capitalized interest, is expected […]

  • 10 May 2012

    Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., its subsidiary Diamond Offshore Drilling Limited, has entered into a turnkey contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. for construction of a new ultra-deepwater drillship with delivery scheduled in the fourth quarter of 2014. Total cost, including commissioning, spares and project management, but excluding capitalized interest, is expected to be approximately […]

  • 10 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. has entered into a turnkey contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. for construction of a new ultra-deepwater drillship with delivery scheduled in the fourth quarter of 2014. Total cost, including commissioning, spares and project management, but excluding capitalized interest, is expected to be approximately $655 million. The new drillship, to […]

  • 10 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Kooiman Marine Group of Zwijndrecht has won a contract from Group De Cloedt for the conversion of their dry cargo vessel DC Eems into a trailing suction hopper dredger. The DC Eems, currently under management with EemsWerken (family Kornet) from Werkendam, measures approximately 90m x 15m. Upon completion of this conversion, the vessel will have […]

  • 17 May 2011

      Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced that a subsidiary of the Company has entered into two term drilling contracts with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. The contracts, which will utilize Diamond Offshore’s two new-build drillships now on order, are expected to generate combined maximum total revenue of approximately $1.8 billion and represent 10 years of […]