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  • 19 December 2012

    New environmental rules on marine fuels, entering into force on December 17, 2012, will substantially reduce air pollution and its impacts on human health. Air pollutants from maritime shipping are transported over long distances and as a result contribute increasingly to the air quality problems in many European cities. Without any action, sulphur emissions from […]

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    On complicated technical systems such as vessels, there is an enormous amount of different sensors, that measure some kind of input from the physical world. A person technically trained is able to gain some information from a single sensor reading, but the information is much more useful when the data from multiple sensors and sources […]

  • 13 September 2011

    What Panamanian citizens may not realize is that when they approved the Panama Canal Extension project in 2007, it sent a shockwave through… (supplychaindigital) [mappress] Source: supplychaindigital, September 13, 2011;

  • 18 January 2010

    Leading marine safety equipment and servicing provider Viking Life-Saving Equipment A/S has again invested in the North American market with the acquisition of fire suit manufacturer Quest Enterprises, Inc. The move will see the Quest Enterprises and Viking brands enter a new state of co-existence, each with its complementary strengths. Quest Enterprises will receive additional […]

  • 10 September 2015
    Authorities & Government

    Local Energy Scotland has launched the Scottish Government’s Good Practice Principles for Community Benefits from Offshore Renewables. In line with the onshore counterpart, the Scottish Government wishes to see Scotland’s communities sharing in the benefits of the country’s rich natural resources. Developers are encouraged to consider and adhere to the document on any forthcoming offshore […]

  • 17 June 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    International ships flying ROK or Chinese flags set to benefit.

  • 2 May 2016

    Canadian province of British Columbia said the 62 signed pipeline benefits agreements with 29 out of 32 eligible First Nations confirms the growing support for the LNG industry.

  • 2 March 2011

    Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Austin Oniwon, has said that the country’s new target for LNG expor… (allafrica) [mappress] Source: allafrica, March 2, 2011;

  • 19 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    A ferry service for visitors and locals on Jamaica’s north coast is to be introduced by February 2015, Jamaican Government said in a release. The US$30 million investment is being made by the principals of Paradise Express Ferry, LLC, from the United States, who signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), with the Port Authority of […]

  • 12 April 2012

    People living and working in the Gladstone area will be beneficiaries of a plan committing to significant social and community benefits for the region. Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning Jeff Seeney visited Gladstone today to announce Queensland’s first Social Impact Management Plan, which has been approved for the Queensland Curtis […]

  • 2 July 2010

    A bill that requires cruise ships to tighten security measures and report alleged crimes is awaiting President Obama’s approval. The Senate on Wednesday passed the Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act, after it received broad bipartisan support in the House with a vote of 416-4 last year.

  • 30 November 2009

    A second Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer has left the Clyde and is on its way to its home port of Portsmouth. BAE Systems employees from the Clyde yards gathered in the early morning to wave Dauntless off.

  • 4 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    It is Andrew Hockey’s Moroccan experience that Chariot Oil & Gas is hoping to benefit from

  • 15 February 2007

    Eating fish and seafood during pregnancy has long-lasting benefits for the child, a UK study has suggested. Children of mothers who had eaten lots of fish during pregnancy had better communication and social skills at seven years old, the Lancet paper says.

  • 9 November 2011

      St. Johns County will benefit also Northeast Florida will see thousands of new jobs over the next three to four years as Jacksonville…  (StAugustine) Source: StAugustine, November 9, 2011;  

  • 4 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dutch company IHC Merwede, which develops and builds innovative vessels, advanced equipment and life-cycle support services for the dredging, mining and offshore industries today announced its revenue for the full year 2012 was € 895 million. The company’s net profit for the period was € 37 million. In a press release issued today, IHC Merwede, which employs more than […]

  • 20 July 2012

    People living and working in Gladstone, Western Downs and Maranoa areas will gain from a $200 million plan for significant social and community benefits in the regions. Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning Jeff Seeney said the Queensland Coordinator-General had approved the region’s third social impact management plan for the Australia […]

  • 10 June 2013

    The economic benefits of offshore oil and gas production, for energy security, jobs, tax revenue and growth are set to be maximised, as the UK Government announced the start of an independently-led review today. The UK’s oil and gas industry is of vital national economic importance, supporting 440,000 jobs, and stimulating business, innovation and skills. […]

  • 30 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Huelva Port Authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Huelva) and Research Foundation of the University of Seville are entering a research project to evaluate the benefits of dredging in the ecosystem of the estuary of Huelva. The announcement was made yesterday at a joint press briefing by Javier Barrero, president of the port, and Manuel Enrique Figueroa, professor of ecology at the […]

  • 20 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    For Delaware River Ports, dredging has always been first and foremost about navigation, and that’s not about to change, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District said in its latest release. What is changing is that more and more, dredging’s benefits are extending to other areas as well. “Why dredge? In the maritime community, the […]

  • 18 October 2006

    The benefits of eating fish outweigh any potential health risks from pollutants, a study has concluded. The Harvard School of Public Health reviewed existing studies that looked at the health effects of eating fish. They concluded eating up to two portions of fish a week was beneficial, and eating fish could cut the risk of […]