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  • 22 March 2017

    North America could take a larger share of the global bunker market in the future due to its capabilities to supply ultra low sulfur fuel oil (ULSFO) components and gas oil, according to Wood Mackenzie. The global total demand for fuel oil and gas oil bunkers has changed little since 2010. However, Asia Pacific’s market […]

  • 28 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    The week of 19 March 2018, set maritime related records in Washington, DC, the Dredging Contractors of America (DCA) said in their latest announcement.  The U.S. Maritime industry visited the largest number of Congressional offices in the nine-year history of the annual Congressional Sail-in. The Omnibus spending bill approved by Congress and signed by President […]

  • 27 June 2011

    The Shipbuilders Council of America (SCA) says that Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding Divisions and General Dynamics’ Bath Iron Works (General Dynamics NASSCO is currently a member of the SCA) have joined its national trade association. The move will enhance SCA’s ability to communicate the critical role that the shipbuilding and […]

  • 19 October 2011

    While the financial crisis of 2008-2009 and the recession had a strong impact on the wind energy industry in terms of new installations, the sector has continued to mature. Wind power now accounts for the majority of the world’s installed capacity of non-hydropower renewable energy generation, and most people in the energy industry have come […]

  • 25 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Marine classification society ABS has updated its guidance on LNG Bunkering in North America to support the transport sector’s increasingly rapid transition to the use of cleaner fuels. “As the demand for LNG-fueled vessels and the supporting infrastructure continues to grow, ABS continues to offer the industries we serve with up-to-date information derived from the […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Telebras of Brazil and Islalink of Spain, have signed a EULALINK Joint Venture agreement to build a new submarine optical fibre cable between Europe and Latin America. The subsea cable, which should be complete in early 2018, will link Lisbon (Portugal) with Fortaleza (Brazil). This initiative should bring the 2 continents closer and boost education, research and innovation as […]

  • 25 July 2006

    Hanjin Shipping will offer a new Asia-South America service called NSX (New South America Asia Express) by exchanging slots with Evergreen. The NSX is a regular service and replaces FAS (Far East Asia-Asia-South America) that used to provide service for the Asia-Latin America trade by taking slots from MOL. The NSX drops Paranagua and Rio […]

  • 24 June 2007

    It’s all square at the 32nd America’s Cup after Emirates Team New Zealand scored a come from behind win on Sunday afternoon over the Defender, Alinghi. The Kiwis have got a huge monkey off their back. Prior to Sunday’s win, Team New Zealand had dropped six consecutive America’s Cup Match races to Alinghi.

  • 24 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Drewry’s new report Container Terminal Capacity and Performance Benchmarks compares capacity and performance benchmarks for 500 terminals worldwide that help to explain some of the underlying factors hindering ports in North America, especially the ports on the U.S. west coast which are currently suffering from chronic congestion. The congestion will eventually ease as steps are taken […]

  • 29 July 2008

    There’s just two weeks to go until Round 3 of the iShares Cup Sailing Series, and the UK leg of the Extreme 40 circuit is shaping up to be truly spectacular. Racing takes place from 2-4 August as part of Skandia Cowes Week, which runs from August 2-9. An awesome line up of 11 top-class […]

  • 17 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    OW Bunker, a physical distributor and reseller of marine fuel, has launched distribution operations in Los Angeles and Long Beach, further expanding its presence in North America. The move comes less than 18 months after launching a physical offering offshore in the Gulf of Mexico, as well as a recent deal signed in February 2014 […]

  • 20 July 2007

    The Royal Cape Yacht Club and its Team Shosholoza have lodged a challenge for the 33rd America’s Cup with the Société Nautique de Genève, the Defending yacht club. Team Shosholoza founder and managing director Captain Salvatore Sarno confirmed that he has sent a Notice of Entry and submitted the necessary paperwork and fee as outlined […]

  • 27 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Carole Barbeau has been announced as the new President and CEO of GL Garrad Hassan North America, with immediate effect. Mrs. Barbeau brings extensive experience of the renewable energy industry and will be responsible for managing the activities of the renewable energy consultancy on the North American continent, working from the Canadian office in Montreal. […]

  • 8 April 2013

    Colliers International released its third North American Port Analysis report which examines evolving trade patterns resulting from the upcoming Panama Canal expansion in 2015. The report’s theme, “CapEx or Capsize,” underscores the idea that cities need to spend the capital to upgrade their ports, or risk “capsizing” their economies. Report author, KC Conway, notes that […]

  • 16 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Interior Department should open new areas to offshore oil and natural gas development as it writes the schedule of lease sales for 2017 to 2022, API Senior Policy Advisor Andy Radford told reporters on a press conference call. “The United States has a long and successful history of producing oil and natural gas offshore, […]

  • 26 October 2018

    Norway’s EMGS has said it has been given a letter of award for survey work in South America.

  • 18 April 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Deep Down has secured orders from two new customers in South America, totaling over $4 million for the installation of subsea equipment. The orders are for the planning, installation and commissioning of an umbilical and a flexible flowline, equipment that enables the transmission of controls, fiber optic communications, electricity and hydraulic and other fluids between […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Fugro has taken delivery of the Fugro Americas, a new-build shallow draft survey vessel. According to Fugro, the vessel is fitted with the latest geophysical survey equipment and houses some of the most advanced instrumentation in the field. The Fugro Americas is optimised for working in the Gulf of Mexico, but it is also suitable for other […]

  • 31 January 2012

    Diversified PSU BEML is eyeing south-east Asia, Africa and South America markets for supplying earth moving equipment for the mining sector…   (livemint) [mappress] Source: livemint, January 31, 2012; Image: bemlindia

  • 23 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Technology

    IHC America – part of Royal IHC – has been awarded a contract for the design, construction and delivery of a spud system with Weeks Marine Inc. According to IHC, the innovative spud system will be installed on the J.S. CHATRY, a newly-built cutter suction dredger (CSD) that will be operating in coastal areas and large sea […]

  • 27 March 2013

    Miguel Méndez, current Country Manager of SENER in Argentina, has been appointed General Manager of SENER in South America, an engineering and technology group that has a workforce of more than 5,000 professionals, with offices on four continents and a turnover of 1,160 million euros (2011 figures). Miguel Méndez assumes his new responsibilities in addition […]

  • 30 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Container lines gathered under the G6 Alliance are reducing their Asia – North America services through the Winter Program due to ”traditional seasonal changes in market demand.” The G6 Alliance will combine the NYE and SCE services within their Asia – North America East Coast Service into a single service with the following port rotation: Xiamen – Kaohsiung – […]