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  • 31 December 2014
    Environment

    Acta Marine’s Coastal Chariot has successfully finished two cone penetration testing (C.P.T.) projects in U.K. and Germany. Coastal Chariot assisted a well-known geophysical services company in Liverpool waters and she has assisted a Swedish survey company in German waters. The projects, even while experiencing heavy weather, are both finalized as scheduled. During the operation in […]

  • 23 January 2012

    The seasonal king tides of 4.48m coupled with extremely low tides of 0.61m, and strong winds are contributing to natural water turbidity in Gladstone Harbour. The Western Basin Dredging and Disposal Project has put the Turbidity Management Plan in action to assist in mitigating these natural variations. The TMP reduces Al Mahaar Cutter Suction dredging […]

  • 14 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The MP for the West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly constituency of St Ives, Andrew George, called on the Deputy Prime Minister for Government assistance to resolve the long term coastal protection challenges faced by Penzance and the Isles of Scilly following severe storm damage last month. Mr George has long supported calls for an […]

  • 14 July 2020
    Business developments & projects

    Partrac has provided metocean survey and consultancy services for three offshore wind projects currently under development in Ireland. Partrac said it had provided scoping and planning of hydrographic and metocean surveys, and the deployment and servicing of floating lidar and metocean measurement equipment in support of site characterization and feasibility studies. The company was also […]

  • 26 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A woman who secured herself to the anchor chain of Shell’s support vessel the Arctic Challenger in Bellingham, Wash. left the vessel on Monday morning with the assistance of the US Coast Guard. Chiara D’Angelo, a 20-year-old Western Washington University student, mounted the vessel on Friday night and was joined shortly after by Matt Fuller, another protester. The so called […]

  • 12 October 2016

    The 12,742 dwt general cargo vessel BBC Colorado experienced severe engine issues in the Gulf of Alaska on October 5, 2016, the US Coast Guard informed.  The master of the 2008-built BBC Colorado reported the engine casualty, which restricted their speed and maneuverability. With forecasted seas of 30-feet and winds in excess of 58 mph […]

  • 31 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    U.S. Representative Patrick E. Murphy yesterday introduced legislation to bolster projects related to protecting and restoring the Indian River Lagoon. The Indian River Lagoon Nutrient Removal Assistance Act would create a grant program to provide assistance to projects that will result in environmental benefits for the Indian River Lagoon, produce the greatest nutrient load reductions […]

  • 4 April 2012
    Storage

    Bootle-based commercial diving and engineering specialist, Hughes Sub Surface Engineering, announced the successful completion of their latest project assisting the main contractor successfully complete the shore landing of the export cable from the London Array Wind Farm presently under construction in the Thames Estuary. Hughes Sub Surface Engineering were engaged to assist with the landing […]

  • 11 March 2011

    The US Army Corps of Engineers is using an additional guide boat at Lock and Dam 25 near Winfield, Missouri to assist tows bound downriver after four loaded barges broke loose and sank Sunday. While the barges are not in the navigation channel, their location has altered the current enough that a smaller “helper boat” […]

  • 12 July 2013

    Super tug Fairmount Glacier has delivered rig Falcon 100 safely offshore Pointe-Noire, Congo. The rig was towed from Rio de Janeiro via the South Atlantic Ocean over a distance of over 3.400 miles. The Falcon 100 is a 1974 build semi submersible drilling rig, owned by US based Transocean and capable to drill to a depth of 7.620 […]

  • 7 October 2011
    Business & Finance

      The Panama Canal Authority awarded Astilleros Armon S.A., a ship building and repairing company based in Spain, a $158.3 million contract to acquire 14 new tugs to increase the current fleet to meet the projected growth of transits on the waterway. The contract was awarded to the company offering the best value proposal. The […]

  • 12 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Army Corps of Engineers teams are completing flood protection measures in the Skagit River basin and on the Olympic Peninsula. One team is assisting the Quileute Tribe at La Push, Wash., with placement of as much as 500 tons of large rock at an area where a jetty ties in with the land and is […]

  • 3 October 2016

    U.S.-based energy giant ExxonMobil on Friday said its vice president and general counsel, Jack Balagia informed the company of his intention to retire on November 1, following over 18 years of service.

  • 12 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Super tug Fairmount Glacier has delivered rig Falcon 100 safely offshore Pointe-Noire, Congo. The rig was towed from Rio de Janeiro via the South Atlantic Ocean over a distance of over 3.400 miles.  The Falcon 100 is a 1974 build semi submersible drilling rig, owned by US based Transocean and capable to drill to a […]

  • 26 August 2014

    Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS), a registered privately financed foundation dedicated to preventing loss of life at sea by providing aid, assistance and medical help to migrants who find themselves in distress whilst crossing the Mediterranean Sea in unsafe boats, founded by a philanthropist couple Regina and Christopher Cantrambone, is setting sail for their first migrant […]

  • 10 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has awarded Fugro a contract that will see the deployment of its specialist vessel, equipment and expertise in the underwater search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 (MH370). Using its advanced survey vessel, the Fugro Equator, fitted with state-of-the art multibeam echosounder equipment, Fugro will conduct a bathymetric […]

  • 14 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) today announced that the working period for the dredging operations at Tuas Terminal Phase One has been extended. The works, also including land reclamation, soil investigation and shore protection, will now be conducted from 21 July, 2015, to 20 January, 2016. This development program will be carried out by a dredger, assisted by […]

  • 16 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Seattle-based cruise line Holland America Line reported that one of its cruise ships assisted 41 people on a disabled sightseeing boat adrift off Jaw Point at Glaciaer Bay, Alaska. MS Noordam responded to a call for aid at approximately 12:35 pm local time June 10, to assist the 79-foot sightseeing vessel Baranof Wind, which was experiencing […]

  • 19 November 2018

    The ship got into trouble off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, 90 nautical miles of the Hibernia Platform.

  • 10 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Stena Line is running a pilot study with artificial intelligence technology implemented on board vessels.

  • 7 October 2011

    The Panama Canal Authority awarded Astilleros Armon S.A., a ship building and repairing company based in Spain, a $158.3 million contract to acquire 14 new tugs to increase the current fleet to meet the projected growth of transits on the waterway. The contract was awarded to the company offering the best value proposal. The tender […]

  • 6 May 2020
    Business developments & projects

    Primo Marine has been hired by NeuConnect to assist with the Offshore Permit Application for the 1.4 GW interconnector between Germany and the United Kingdom. The scope entails work like assistance to the Marine Permit Application, Route Engineering, Burial Assessment, Seabed Mobility Studies and Management & Maintenance of the georeferenced route database. “Having started our […]