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  • 25 September 2016

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (August 19 – August 25. American provider of equipment and services for the energy industry, FMC Technologies, and Norwegian oil services company, Aker Solutions, are planning additional workforce reductions, both at their subsea services businesses at Ågotnes, Norway. […]

  • 9 November 2015

    The UK Catering Offshore Trade Association (COTA) has made a new offer to its employees, following a strike warning which threatened to affect the UK offshore oil and gas operations. According to Unite, the UK’s largest offshore workers’ union, the offer could avert industrial action and end a long-standing pay dispute.  The spat between the employers […]

  • 25 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    HUTA Marine, a Jeddah based marine construction company, signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoU) with King Abdulaziz University’s (KAU) Faculty of Maritime Studies on Monday, 23 July, 2018. Under the terms of this agreement, HUTA Marine will train students from King Abdulaziz University in the field of Operation & Maintenance, under the supervision of Ship […]

  • 22 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Carnival Corporation & plc will sail as planned from the U.S. to Cuba with all travelers, including Cuba-born passengers, the company said, having received approval from Cuba to allow its cruise ships to operate in a similar manner as current air charter operations. Carnival’s brand Fathom is scheduled to embark on its first voyage to the island […]

  • 22 September 2017

    The EU-Canada trade agreement will cut customs duties and open new markets for shipping companies such as dredging, movement of empty containers and certain transportation between Canadian ports, the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) said, welcoming the provisional application of CETA. The Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) entered into force provisionally on September 21. Its […]

  • 22 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    European shipowners welcome yesterday’s provisional application of the Comprehensive Economic Trade agreement between the EU and Canada (CETA). According to the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA), the CETA agreement will boost trade considerably between the EU and Canada. It will cut customs duties and open new markets for shipping companies such as dredging, movement of […]

  • 2 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The Panama Canal Expansion Program continues to rapidly progress and at the moment, this capital development scheme is about 93% completed. The massive expansion program will create a new lane of traffic along the canal through the construction of a new set of locks, increasing the waterway’s capacity. The filling of the fourth phase of the Pacific […]

  • 12 May 2015

    French oil company Total has denied it signed an agreement to explore for oil offshore Cuba, during a historic visit to the island nation by the French president Francois Hollande. Cuban national television has informed the oil exploration deal between Total and Cubapetroleo was signed during the visit by the French president Hollande to Cuba on Monday, […]

  • 8 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Cuban government has granted its approval to two cruise line majors, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings and Royal Caribbean Cruises, to begin cruises to Cuba. Namely, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings said that it will start sending its cruise ships in March 2017 as all three of its brands, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent […]

  • 3 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (December 28-January 3). World’s Largest Container Ship in Port of Los Angeles The largest container ship ever to call at a North American port, CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, arrived at the Port of Los Angeles on Saturday, December 26. Dredging […]

  • 22 October 2015

    The article has been amended to include a statement by COTA ( 16:34 pm CET, October 22, 2015) Delivery of catering and ancillary services on rigs across the UK Continental Shelf could be stopped, as the workers employed by the offshore caterers are getting ready for an industrial action against their employers. The workers are […]

  • 4 September 2015

    The article has been amended to include a statement by COTA ( 16:34 pm CET, October 22, 2015) Britain’s large worker’s union Unite has notified employers in the Catering Offshore Trade Association (COTA), that it will ballot its members across the agreement for industrial action. According to Unite, the dispute centres on the refusal of […]

  • 21 June 2017

    The impact of the reversal of policy toward Cuba announced by the US President Donald Trump is expected to be limited on maritime trade, marine insurer West of England said. On June 16, Trump issued a memorandum on strengthening the US policy toward Cuba, calling the relaxation of sanctions against the country introduced by President Obama a “completely one-sided deal”. […]

  • 18 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Carnival Corporation said today that it was resuming talks with Cuba to allow cruise ships to operate in the same manner as current air charter operations, which transport Cuba-born individuals to and from Cuba. Carnival added that it was accepting bookings on Fathom, from all travelers to Cuba, regardless of their country of origin. While […]

  • 15 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The European Parliament convincingly granted its final endorsement to the EU-Canada Free Trade Agreement (CETA) on Wednesday, 15 February. Eight years after CETA negotiations began the European Parliament gave its’ final vote today on the free trade agreement. The vote follows a long and difficult process, in which the Belgian region of Wallonia threatened to […]

  • 12 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The EU-Canada free trade agreement (CETA), considered by many observers as the most advanced and comprehensive free trade agreement in recent history, has received the supprt of the European Parliament’s Environment Committee. “Today’s vote on the EU-Canada Free Trade Agreement (CETA) in the Environment Committee has a showed that the pro-trade coalition in the European […]

  • 3 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Cruise Line had its first ship, the Norwegian Sky, call in Havana, Cuba on May 2. The call was the first of Norwegian Sky’s 53 planned four-day voyages weekly from Miami to Cuba, with 52 including an overnight stay in the capital of Havana. Earlier this year, the cruise line company said that it […]

  • 10 October 2018

    The Unites States Coast Guard closes Gulf Coast ports to all inbound and outbound traffic.

  • 23 November 2016

    Geophysical services company BGP Marine announced last week the beginning of a 2D multi-client survey, offshore Cuba, after signing a 2D multi-client contract with Cuba-Petroleo Company (CUPET). The project comprises 25,000 km of 2D long-offset, high resolution, broadband seismic and gravity data. The survey specifically targets the Cuba Economic Zone of the Gulf of Mexico […]

  • 9 May 2014

    In the early morning of Saturday 8 March the Al Bahar C/D Huta 12 was launched and given her name at the IHC Merwede shipyard in Kinderdijk, the Netherlands. The self-propelled cutter suction dredger was designed and built by IHC Holland for Huta Marine Works, Saudi Arabia. Following the launch IHC Merwede has until summer […]

  • 8 June 2020
    Business & Finance

    PGS said it will implement further cost reductions as seismic industry takes major hit on Covid-19 and oil market disruption. Specifically, this includes staff reductions, re-organization, consolidation of offices, re-negotiation of service agreements and other cost measures. This should also bring annual gross cash cost run-rate to approximately $400 million, from initial $600 million, PGS […]

  • 22 January 2016

    Schlumberger, world’s largest oilfield services provider slashed 10.000 jobs in the fourth quarter of 2015. The company said that the reason was an expected extended activity weakness in the first half of 2016. This led the company to recognize in the fourth quarter $530 million in pretax restructuring charges. The charges were for expanding the “incentivized leave of […]