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  • 23 May 2006

    We waited in the cold, exchanging inane banter to pass the time until the boat arrived. No one really knew what would happen when they got here, just that the words or gestures or condolences would come when they finally did. In those moments anything trivial carried supreme importance. Why is there a Burger King […]

  • 11 May 2010

    BANGKOK—Cambodia is devastating its coast by dredging vast quantities of sand to sell to tiny Singapore for expansion projects, with… [mappress] Source: boston, May 11, 2010;

  • 6 July 2006

    After the first full night of racing the fleet is starting to show a north/south spread. The shortest route would be to aim for just south of Cape Race at the south eastern tip of Newfoundland and then sail a great circle course directly for the Western Approaches and Jersey. This is not necessarily the […]

  • 8 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Saipem has appointed Gaetano Colucci as senior vice president of the public affairs and communication function. Colucci, law graduate and journalist, has previously held similar positions in Snam S.p.A., Eni S.p.A., Sintonia S.A. (Benetton Group) and Gestore dei Servizi Energetici S.p.A. He will define the corporate communications strategies and guidelines for the development of Saipem’s image, the […]

  • 12 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP) has named a new EU affairs director.

  • 17 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has appointed John Bradshaw as policy and regulatory affairs manager. He will be responsible for developing and delivering the international trade association’s policy and regulatory strategy, including representing members with regulators and other third parties. John joined the IMCA Secretariat as technical adviser in early autumn 2015. This followed four […]

  • 3 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ampelmann and Seaqualize have established a partnership to develop a new full scale balanced gangway prototype to be tested offshore.

  • 22 October 2015
    Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Vidar Helgesen (Conservative Party of Norway), minister of European Economic Area (EEA) and EU affairs, has paid a visit to the Statoil-operated ‘Troll A’ platform, in the Troll field, located in the Norwegian part of the North Sea. The reason behind the visit was the start-up of the two new giant compressors on the Troll A platform in […]

  • 20 July 2011

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today the appointment of Rebecca E. “Beci” Brenton to the position of corporate director of public affairs. Brenton, who works in HII’s Washington, D.C., office, is responsible for the planning and development of public affairs campaigns in support of the company’s new and existing programs and works in concert with HII’s […]

  • 8 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Saipem, a global leader in oil services listed on the Milan Stock Exchange, has appointed Erika Mandraffino as Head of Public Affairs and Communication. Erika Mandraffino has assumed the task of running the new external relations function on October 1. In her new role, Erika Mandraffino reports to the CEO and defines the strategy and […]

  • 2 December 2019

    UK Marine Energy Council is looking for an experienced public affairs director to work to further develop the sector across the UK. The ‘Marine Energy Council’ (MEC) is the national-level representation of the UK marine energy sector. The MEC has so far operated as a network of companies and people and is now seeking to […]

  • 20 March 2012
    Authorities & Government

    In a report published yesterday the Scottish Affairs Committee says the Secretary of State for Scotland should announce the Government’s commitment to devolve and decentralise the Crown Estate Commissioner’s (CEC) marine and ancient rights and responsibilities in Scotland. The Crown Estate (CEC) is a statutory corporation that manages various Crown property, rights and interests in […]

  • 20 March 2012
    Authorities & Government

    In a report published yesterday the Scottish Affairs Committee says the Secretary of State for Scotland should announce the Government’s commitment to devolve and decentralise the Crown Estate Commissioner’s (CEC) marine and ancient rights and responsibilities in Scotland. The Crown Estate (CEC) is a statutory corporation that manages various Crown property, rights and interests in […]

  • 4 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    President of the Republic of Seychelles, James Alix Michel, met with the Japanese State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minoru Kiuchi, at State House yesterday. They spoke about the extension of the Providence fishing port, which forms part of a Seychelles request for a 7th Fisheries Grant from the Japanese Government. The officials also discussed the climate […]

  • 25 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine Renewables Canada (MRC) will host a webinar where Canadian marine renewable energy companies will get a chance to hear what Global Affairs Canada (GAC), and Export Development Canada (EDC), can do to help them expand to international markets.

  • 23 February 2012

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District’s Public Affairs Office captured one first-place award, a second-place award and a third-place award in the 2011 USACE Herbert A. Kassner Public Affairs Competition. Public affairs staff earned a first-place unit award for outstanding achievements in the realm of community relations for its water safety campaign, a […]

  • 7 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    ConocoPhillips yesterday, February 6, announced Andrew Lundquist has been named to its Executive Leadership Team as senior vice president, Government Affairs. In this capacity, Lundquist will have responsibility for ConocoPhillips’ state, federal and international policy and government affairs activities. Lundquist succeeds Red Cavaney, who retired at the end of 2012. “Andrew knows our industry, he […]

  • 16 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    ExxonMobil has announced that its vice president, Public and Government Affairs, Ken Cohen, is retiring, effective January 1, 2016, after more than 38 years of service. ExxonMobil said on Friday it was anticipated that the board of directors would elect Suzanne McCarron as vice president, Public and Government Affairs, Exxon Mobil Corporation. McCarron is currently general manager, […]

  • 26 February 2006

    The Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism will in due course be identifying ways of exploiting inshore fish and marine resources to alleviate poverty and create jobs in the fishing industry, says Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism Marthinus van Schalkwyk.

  • 5 March 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Guyana’s Government Information Agency (GINA) has informed that the Deepwater Champion drillship is in position at the Stabroek Block, offshore Guyana. The drillship is scheduled to start drilling for ExxonMobil today, March 5, 2015.  According to the agency, this oil exploration project is worth $200 million. However, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of […]

  • 5 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    STX Finland Rauma Shipyard delivered a polar supply and research vessel to the South African government’s Department of Environmental Affairs on April 4th. The vessel named S.A. Agulhas II is a multipurpose vessel, and can operate as a supply, research and passenger vessel, as well as an icebreaker, according to MarineLink.com. The flag-changing ceremony was […]

  • 11 June 2010
    Business & Finance

    Today, the outgoing Economic Affairs Minister Van der Hoeven granted funding of €19.5 million for the Far and Large Offshore Wind (FLOW) innovation project. The subsidy matches the same level of funding previously announced by the companies in the FLOW consortium. The budget will be spent on the first phase of the FLOW project. This […]