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  • 29 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    On February 27th, nearly 200 shipping professionals including ship owners, bankers, ship brokers, governmental officers, suppliers and media staff attended the press conference for the lead ship of CROWN 63 series of Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group in Yangzhou City, China. In the conference, SINOPACIFIC Shipbuilding Group introduced to the guests its self designed CROWN 63 (63,500 […]

  • 6 November 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Crown Estate Scotland has committed to launch a new scheme that will enable local authorities, development trusts and other bodies to apply to manage assets in their local area.

  • 20 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

      The rapid development of renewable energy capacity is central to the delivery of the EU’s target of a 20 % renewable energy contribution by 2020. Wave and tidal energy is expected to provide a share of the UK’s renewable electricity by this date. As part of this, The Crown Estate is offering interested organisations […]

  • 29 February 2012

    On February 27th, nearly 200 shipping professionals including ship owners, bankers, ship brokers, governmental officers, suppliers and media staff attended the press conference for the lead ship of CROWN 63 series of Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group in Yangzhou City, China. In the conference, SINOPACIFIC Shipbuilding Group introduced to the guests its self designed CROWN 63 (63,500 […]

  • 27 November 2014
    Authorities & Government

    The Smith Commission today issued “Report of the Smith Commission for further devolution of powers to the Scottish Parliament”, which comprises a recommendation that The Crown Estate in Scotland should be devolved to the Scottish Parliament.  “Responsibility for the management of the Crown Estate’s economic assets in Scotland, and the revenue generated from these assets, will be transferred to the Scottish […]

  • 13 May 2010

    The new owner of the Crown Landing LNG project, stalled in a squabble between host New Jersey and neighboring Delaware, is considering options to get the project moving again that include finding a new berth location, eliminating a pipeline and otherwise downsizing the project. Hess LNG LLC, a unit of Hess Corp., bought Crown Landing […]

  • 19 December 2013

    Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group has concluded the agreement for the construction of 6+2 ‘CROWN63’ bulkers. This is the largest single order for the company in 2013. This is the first new building order since 2008 inked by the Greek ship-owner TIMES Navigation, which has been a prudent player in the shipping market. The vessels will be built […]

  • 19 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group (SINOPACIFIC), concluded the agreement for the construction of 6+2 ‘CROWN63’ bulkers on December 6, at the company’s head office in Shanghai. This is the largest single order SINOPACIFIC has ever secured in 2013. This is the first new building order since 2008 inked by the Greek ship-owner TIMES Navigation, which has been a […]

  • 1 November 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The Crown Estate has invited registration for a second market engagement event for a potential new offshore wind leasing round in the UK on Monday 26 November 2018.

  • 6 June 2011

    In May, the work volume of the company was continuing to grow. The main tasks volume including the reconditioning of piston crown, propeller repair, metalock and producing new piston crown were all remaining in high level. Shanghai Metalock reconditioned one piston crown per day and manufactured 40 pieces of new piston crowns in the month, […]

  • 17 September 2015
    Authorities & Government

    Following a recommendation by the Smith Commission, the Crown Estate’s management functions in Scotland will be transferring to the Scottish Government.  The Crown Estate has put in place a distinct Scottish operating division with its own business plan, management information and financial reporting. This new business division will be led by Ronnie Quinn, who is currently […]

  • 26 May 2010
    Business & Finance

    The Crown Estate and SeaEnergy PLC are pleased to confirm developments concerning SeaEnergy Renewables Limited’s (SERL) interest in the Inch Cape Offshore Wind Farm (Inch Cape). In February 2009, The Crown Estate awarded the Inch Cape site to a consortium comprised of SERL, SeaEnergy’s 80% owned subsidiary, and RWE npower renewables as a part of […]

  • 4 January 2017

    The Scottish Government today launched a 12-week consultation on the long term framework for the devolved management of the Crown Estate in Scotland. The Scottish Government is taking a phased approach on devolution of the management of the Crown Estate and this consultation, which will run until 29 March, will inform the second phase of […]

  • 28 August 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The manager of the seabed in Scotland, Crown Estate Scotland, has made offshore spatial data relating to the organization’s offshore assets freely available for the first time.

  • 31 May 2012

    On May 29, before launch of the Posidonia 2012 in Greece, leading shipbuilding enterprise SINOPACIFIC Shipbuilding Group held an introductory meeting and social gathering in Athens. It highlighted the promotion of the CROWN 63, CROWN MHI 82 and CROWN 121 ultimate fuel-saving and environment friendly bulk carriers which aim at the segmented markets for 60,000 […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Authorities & Government

    The Crown Estate has announced today the first series of agreements reached with offshore wind developers, including EDF Energy Renewables, Eneco Wind UK Limited (Eneco) and Forewind Limited, to replace their previous zone development agreements with project specific agreements. Since the award of zone agreements in 2009, developers have had exclusive rights to areas of UK […]

  • 25 July 2011
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    SCOTTISH Environment Secretary, Richard Lochhead has criticized the UK Government’s plans for a coastal communities fund saying that it “falls well short of the need for fundamental reform of how the Crown Estate in Scotland is managed”. Following widespread calls to devolve control of the Crown Estate – led by the Scottish Government – the […]

  • 9 August 2016

    The Crown Estate has appointed Robin Budenberg as its Chairman with immediate effect, following the retirement of Sir Stuart Hampson. Budenberg is currently London Chairman of Centerview Partners and a Non-Executive Director for Charity Bank Ltd and the Big Society Trust. He is the former Chairman and Chief Executive of UK Financial Investments Ltd (UKFI), whose responsibilities include […]

  • 6 August 2015
    Authorities & Government

    The Crown Estate has welcomed the UK Government’s approval of Dogger Bank Teesside A & B offshore wind project. Head of Offshore Wind for The Crown Estate, Huub den Rooijen said: “Today’s announcement marks a great success for the future of the UK’s infrastructure development and is testimony to the hard work of Forewind and the […]

  • 25 July 2011
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    SCOTTISH Environment Secretary, Richard Lochhead has criticized the UK Government’s plans for a coastal communities fund saying that it “falls well short of the need for fundamental reform of how the Crown Estate in Scotland is managed”. Following widespread calls to devolve control of the Crown Estate – led by the Scottish Government – the […]

  • 19 September 2006

    It’s definite! Both Norwegian Crown and Norwegian Wind will retire in 2007. Norwegian Crown, which you may recall served originally with Royal Cruise Lines, moved to NCL and then was switched to the line’s sister company — Orient Lines — as Crown Odyssey, currently handles the seven night New York to Bermuda itinerary.

  • 28 February 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Crown Estate has named law firms Hogan Lovells International, and Bond Dickinson, to advise on its Energy, Minerals and Infrastructure portfolio.