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  • 11 August 2008

    Driving rain and a bracing Force 5 deterred many competitors from the race track on the final day of Skandia Cowes Week but the 14 remaining unclaimed trophies found worthy winners as class warfare continued to the bitter end. Conditions in the Solent were positively wintry as gusts reached 30 knots and with big and […]

  • 18 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Halliburton announced that net income for the first quarter of 2011 was $557 million, or $0.61 per diluted share, excluding the Libya charge of $46 million, after-tax, or $0.05 per diluted share, related primarily to reserving certain assets as a result of recent political sanctions. This charge does not include the operating losses incurred in […]

  • 20 June 2011

      The primary use of wind power of relevance to climate change mitigation is to generate electricity from larger, grid-connected wind turbines, deployed either on- or offshore wind farm. Wind energy offers significant potential for near-term (2020) and long-term (2050) greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions. A number of different wind power technologies are available across […]

  • 25 September 2013

    The Dutch offshore industry is an international frontrunner and the Dutch are to be found anywhere in the world with their innovative and creative solutions for the offshore industry. How come such a small country is so big in this field? And where do the opportunities lie for the Dutch to continue to be one […]

  • 19 June 2013

    Currently most of the licences for offshore wind farm development zones are granted with a lease period of 20 to 25 years. As a consequence the turbines have to be built to last for at least that period. There are several elements that can affect the life span of a turbine once it is installed […]

  • 27 August 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Sevan Drilling Limited, an international drilling contractor specializing in the ultra deepwater segment, on Thursday posted a rise in net profit for the second quarter of 2015 when compared to the same period last year. Namely, Sevan reported a net profit of $13.7 million in Q2 2015 compared to $9.2 million in Q2 2014. According […]

  • 25 April 2013

    The DCD Group has announced its acquisition of renowned ship repair companies Elgin Brown and Hamer (EBH) South Africa and a portion of EBH Namibia, whereby the national port authority in Namibia (‘NAMPORT’) remains the key shareholder. The deal, which has been in the pipeline since 2011, has significant implications for the DCD Marine cluster’s […]

  • 17 November 2013

    What is a classification society? What are its roles? What are the biggest challenges when it comes to the offshore sector?

  • 9 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Shares in oil and gas company Tullow Oil tanked on Monday morning after the company announced the departure of its chief executive and exploration director as well as plans to reduce capital expenditures and suspend the dividend. Paul McDade, Tullow Chief Executive Officer, and Angus McCoss, Exploration Director, have resigned from the board of Tullow […]

  • 26 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The DCD Group has announced its acquisition of renowned ship repair companies Elgin Brown and Hamer (EBH) South Africa and a portion of EBH Namibia, whereby the national port authority in Namibia (‘NAMPORT’) remains the key shareholder. The deal, which has been in the pipeline since 2011, has significant implications for the DCD Marine cluster’s […]

  • 15 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    From July 1st 2012 Dr Hermann J. Klein will run the newly formed shipping group as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). E.R. Schiffahrt, Komrowski Befrachtungskontor and the Komrowski owned Reederei Blue Star are merging their ship management activities under the newly formed Blue Star Holding. The new group’s shareholders are Komrowski Holding and E.R. Capital […]

  • 2 May 2013

    BG Group said on Thursday that it has delivered 49 LNG cargoes in the first quarter of 2013, four fewer than in 2012. Cargo deliveries comprised 33 to Asia, 10 to South America, 4 to the USA and 2 to Europe (2012 : 53 cargoes: 34 Asia, 12 South America, 5 USA and 2 Europe). […]

  • 11 June 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy

    Norwegian and German governments have, within a week apart, adopted state-level hydrogen strategies, several days after each had already earmarked funds to push this emerging industry forward within their latest packages to strengthen their national economies. Meanwhile, 93 companies – including offshore energy players – have expressed their readiness “to invest massively into the use […]

  • 27 August 2013

    AusGroup today announced its results for the three/twelve months ended 30 June 2013 (‘4Q FY2013/FY2013’). “The ability of AusGroup to provide a range of services to both the resources and the oil and gas sectors has enabled us to respond to a changing and challenging market. We continue to focus on delivering projects of excellence […]

  • 30 January 2013

    Chesapeake Energy Corporation said that its Co-founder, Chief Executive Officer and President, Aubrey K. McClendon, has agreed to retire from the company on April 1, 2013 and will continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer until his successor is appointed. Mr. McClendon, 53, has served as Chesapeake’s Chief Executive Officer since the inception of the […]

  • 29 August 2013

    On learning about the over a hundred projects, headlined Process Excellence (‘PEX’ for short), at APM Terminals Rotterdam (APMTR), one is inclined to compare those with the quality circles within the Japanese car manufacturing industry, and rightfully so. APMTR business process manager Leo Bevelander explains that it is all about safety, awareness, involvement and improvement […]

  • 31 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Vessel operating costs are expected to rise by more than three per cent in both 2013 and 2014 according to a new survey by international accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens. The survey is based on responses from key players in the international shipping industry, predominantly shipowners and managers in Europe and Asia. Those responses […]

  • 30 March 2015

    In 1990, Jan Bert Schutrops, president of Vopak Netherlands, started as management trainee at Royal Van Ommeren (that in 1999 merged with Royal Pakhoed to Royal Vopak) and never left. “I have worked in four countries for Vopak and was able to do a lot of different things. Every so many years, I could start […]

  • 8 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ardmore Shipping does not see a market for unmanned shipping in the tanker sector.

  • 19 April 2010

    Mojix® Inc today announced Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO), C Logistics Division, is deploying the Mojix STAR™ system in a large scale RFID initiative to bring a new level of visibility, precision and operational efficiency to the oil and gas industry at their Port Fourchon, Louisiana facility, a large scale shorebase operation which services the majority […]

  • 1 March 2013

    Progress on a new inland port in Greer, South Carolina took a significant step forward today, as more than 200 port users, stakeholders, community leaders and elected officials came together to break ground at the site. The South Carolina Inland Port (SCIP) will extend the reach of the South Carolina Ports Authority’s (SCPA) marine facilities […]

  • 26 February 2016

    By Rob van Hoorn CCO at NTA Maritime “Can you develop a technique that will stop the corrosion process without sandblasting or coating?” Bart Otto, CEO of Flinter, formulated this challenge back in 2012. The Dutch shipping company was looking for cost-effective methods to stop corrosion within their vessels, without losing time on (sand)blasting, cure […]