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  • 23 August 2019

    U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders promises to “take on the fossil fuel industry.”

  • 8 January 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Bernie Sanders, U.S. Senator from Vermont and one of the national presidential candidates, has introduced a bill that would permanently extend the Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for advanced clean energy property and expand the 30% credit to offshore wind facilities.  The American Clean Energy Investment Act of 2015, introduced in Senate on 10 December, would also […]

  • 22 October 2015

    ExxonMobil Corporation, an American multinational oil and gas corporation, on Wednesday denied media allegations claiming the company was aware of the role of fossil fuels in global warming after several U.S. politicians asked for federal investigation to be launched. Namely, following an eight-month investigation, InsideClimate News, a news organization covering clean energy, carbon energy, nuclear energy and […]

  • 8 January 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    Bernie Sanders, the Senator of Vermont and US presidential candidate, has introduced a legislation which aims to stimulate sustainable economy by spurring new investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency. The American Clean Energy Investment Act of 2015 proposes the permanent extension of production tax credit for renewable electricity generation from sources including marine and […]

  • 15 July 2016

    The United States Senate recently appointed members to a conference committee with the House of Representatives to coordinate two energy bills containing provision that would expedite the regulatory approval process for LNG export applications.

  • 20 April 2018

    U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray have introduced the Clean Coast Act to protect coasts from catastrophic oil spills.

  • 28 September 2015

    Shell has discovered traces of oil and gas at its offshore Alaska exploration well, however these are not sufficient to warrant further exploration in the Burger prospect, the company said in a statement on Monday. The company also said it would not be returning to drilling in the Alaskan waters any time soon. According to […]

  • 25 May 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Eighteen U. S. senators have urged the Obama’s administration to halt Shell’s Arctic drilling plans saying that it is an unacceptable and irresponsible decision.  Offshore Energy Today recently reported on protests against Shell in Seattle where dozens of protesters in kayaks gathered in the Port of Seattle to voice their concerns over Shell’s Arctic drilling plans. […]

  • 17 July 2020
    Environment, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Regulation & policy, Vision

    The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) has revealed a target to reduce the collective average carbon intensity of member companies’ aggregated upstream oil and gas operations to between 20 and 21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per barrel of oil equivalent by 2025, from a collective baseline of 23 kg CO2e/boe in 2017.

  • 9 April 2015

    When NAM/Shell UK decided to invest in a ‘Walk-to-Work’ (WTW) offshore vessel for use with unmanned gas platforms, they requested Royal Niestern Sander (RNS) to make the preliminary design. The challenge was to design and build a stable platform for the transfer of personnel and equipment, to efficiently support the gas production platforms in the […]

  • 17 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    A major milestone in implementing the Plaquemines Port Harbor and Terminal District’s master plan took place Friday with the port closing on the purchase of 550 acres just south of Myrtle Grove. The property includes nearly 1.5 miles of prime Mississippi River frontage in an area where industrial expansions are already underway. The closing was […]

  • 26 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) has just published the latest edition of their Terra et Aqua magazine. The new Terra et Aqua shines a spotlight on the dredging industry through three new articles about sliding slurry, a prevention checklist, sustainability advocate and value creator. “Which slurry transport regime should be used and why? Sape Miedema, Director of […]

  • 30 July 2019

    Royal Niestern Sander has received first steel at the shipyard for the new hydrographic survey vessel ‘Geo Ranger’. Following the delivery of the steel Niestern Sander started the construction of the first section of the vessel, the company informed through social media. In the end of April, Niestern Sander and Geo Plus signed the contract […]

  • 22 November 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Ports & Logistics

    Offshore support vessel (OSV) Windea La Cour has completed repair and modification works at Niestern Sander Ship Repair in Delfzijl, the Netherlands, prior to returning to the Gemini offshore wind farm.

  • 18 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Construction on the second open-top, ice-classed vessel is to start soon.

  • 4 February 2011

    The multi-pronged Laguna Lake Flood Control and Lake Shore Park Project proposal has addressed almost all the concerns of the lake in a … By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat (mb) [mappress] Source: mb, February 4, 2011;

  • 16 June 2011

    Teekay Corporation announced that Mr. Bill Berry has accepted an invitation to join Teekay’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Berry replaces Mr. J. Rod Clark who has announced his retirement from the Teekay Board after serving as a Director since 2006. Mr. Berry brings considerable energy industry experience to the Teekay Board. From 1976 […]

  • 21 April 2011

      Starting from April 2011, Shiprepair yard NIESTERN SANDER REPAIR has a new representative for Germany. HHR SHIPPING, with offices in Jork and Leer, will represent the repair yard for docking, repairs and conversions. Niestern Sander Repair located in Delfzijl, the Netherlands, has 2 floating docks (max. capacity 185 x 25 m and 10.000T lifting […]

  • 13 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The construction activities on the hydrographic research vessel Geo Ranger for Geo Plus B.V. are moving ahead according to plan, the Dutch Shipyard Royal Niestern Sander said in its latest announcement.  Once operational, this vessel will be available to charter by parties conducting hydrographic surveys, such as companies involved in dredging and the building and […]

  • 22 November 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Ports & Logistics

    Offshore support vessel (OSV) Windea La Cour has completed repair and modification works at Niestern Sander Ship Repair in Delfzijl, the Netherlands, prior to returning to the Gemini offshore wind farm.

  • 14 May 2015

    Matt Sanders has been promoted to Program Director of Oregon Wave Energy Trust (OWET). As Program Director, Sanders is responsible for the development and execution of OWET’s strategic initiatives designed to reduce barriers to entry and support the responsible development of marine renewable energy projects in Oregon. He is also the designated Project Manager for […]

  • 3 September 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Royal Niestern Sander has held a keel laying ceremony for Geo Plus’ hydrographic survey vessel ‘Geo Ranger’ on Monday. Geo Plus’ managing director Patrick Defilet asked founding father and former owner Jan Loots to place the coin and execute the centuries old maritime custom, the company wrote on its social media. At the end of […]