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  • 24 September 2007

    This week a reader asks about how much the now open Northwest Passage will save in shipping emissions. This year, for the first time in recorded history, the Northwest Passage has become fully ice-free. This means that this Northern sea route around the Americas is now fully navigable, and will become increasingly so over the […]

  • 27 September 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    ECSA is asking for more capacity to be added to the list of approved ship recycling facilities.

  • 17 July 2009

    Today the Lürssen Rendsburg shipyard launched the 75 metre Northern Star, also known as Project Scout. Her owner had previously built a 63 metre superyacht with the same name at Lürssen and realizes yet another dream in a 12m longer yacht. Following final outfitting and sea trials the luxury expedition yacht will be delivered in […]

  • 15 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    DSME workers staged a four-hour strike on December 12 asking for a pay increase.

  • 25 December 2013

    The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is assessing a USD 200 million loan application for Uruguay’s Gas Sayago offshore GNL del Plata LNG regasification project. Loan would be used solely for the USD 200 million part of the LNG project. IDB did not rule out financing of the terminal’s floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) in the future, […]

  • 5 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Solstad Offshore has scheduled a bondholders’ meeting to ask their consent for temporary suspension and deferral of interest and amortizations on financial debt. 

  • 5 March 2010
    Research & Development

    The U.K.’s leading renewable trade association RenewableUK Thursday called on the government to increase its financial support for marine… [mappress] Source: nasdaq, March 04, 2010;

  • 4 November 2009

    Abdirashid Sharmarke, Prime Minister in Samalia’s Transitional Federal Government, says piracy off the coast of Somalia must be tackled on land as well as at sea. At a meeting with IMO Secretary-General Mr. Efthimios Mitropoulos, the Prime Minister requested assistance in halting attacks from the two main piracy networks (one in the central region of […]

  • 12 April 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Storage

    Kincardine Offshore Windfarm Limited (KOWL) has submitted an application to the Scottish government for a marine license for the proposed Kincardine floating wind farm. KOWL, a joint venture company between Atkins Limited and Pilot Offshore Renewables, applied for the license ”for the deposit of substances and objects and the construction, alteration or improvements of works within the Scottish Marine Area and […]

  • 28 November 2016

    Faroese oil company Atlantic Petroleum has asked to be named the operator of two UK North Sea licenses, Orlando and Kells, as the current operator Iona Energy is under administration.  Atlantic Petroleum informed on Friday, November 25 it has issued notices to Iona Energy Company (UK) Limited that it requests that special meetings of the Joint […]

  • 2 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Talk of long-term funding dominated the agenda item at Scottish Renewables’ Offshore Wind and Supply Chain Conference last week, as the sector stands poised for the results of CfD deliberations this month. Discussions about the future of the sector were prompted in part by the upcoming decision on the first CfD allocation round, and in […]

  • 19 November 2014

    Pakistan is looking to close the LNG imports deal with Qatar following a reduction in the asking price by Qatar.

  • 15 June 2009

    Government has been urged to take a greater interest in efforts to put a former oil industry fabrication yard in Easter Ross back into business. Highland Council has asked Enterprise Minister Jim Mather to chair a meeting discussing the future of Nigg. It has also pressed Secretary of State Jim Murphy to encourage the UK […]

  • 4 April 2007

    Cornish fishermen have been asked to contact the armed forces minister with any information they have about the mysterious sinking of a French trawler. Five crew members died when the Bugaled Breizh sank off the Lizard in 2004.

  • 15 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    The company asked for help in freeing the Stena Impero seafarers from India, Russia, Latvia and the Philippines.

  • 11 October 2007

    The endangered right whale is to get extra protection after a safe haven from shipping was set aside off Nova Scotia in Canada. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) ratified a Canadian proposal to designate the 1,800-sq-km zone an ‘Area to Be Avoided’ at a meeting in Denmark.

  • 13 December 2016

    European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) and European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) are requesting the European Commission to amend the Agreement Directive on seafarers’ right to decent conditions of work. Adopted in 2009, the directive reflected the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), an international agreement setting minimum requirements for nearly every aspect of […]

  • 14 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    BC Ferries is asking for community input regarding its five next-generation vessels.

  • 7 July 2009

    Oceanic Retirement Communities of America (ORCA) has started taking reservations for a programme that will allow seniors to own a condo on a private residential cruise ship that also provides both independent and assisted living accommodations typically found in land-based facilities. The ORCA Lifestyle Cruising Programme will provide healthcare aspects of traditional retirement facilities on […]

  • 8 January 2008

    An Australian patrol ship tasked with monitoring Japan’s whaling fleet has departed from the western city of Perth for waters off Antarctica. The Oceanic Viking, a customs vessel, left Stirling Naval Base on Tuesday night on a 20-day surveillance mission.

  • 9 November 2010

    POLITICAL leaders from all parties have joined forces to call on David Cameron to intervene after it emerged an Essex port will lose out on… By James Hore and 
Alistair Nelson (eadt) [mappress] Source: eadt, November 09, 2010;

  • 23 August 2013

     Yemen has demanded that South Korea pays market prices for its LNG by the end of the year, stated the Yemeni state news agency. Yemeni Prime Minister Mohamed Salem Basindwa met with South Korea’s newly appointed ambassador to Yemen, Lee Young-ho, and told him that Yemen had lost hundreds of million of dollars of potential earnings over […]