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  • 20 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Era Group Inc. announces it has signed a multi-year agreement with Sikorsky Global Helicopters, Inc. for the purchase of four Sikorsky S92 heavy helicopters for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $129 million. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery commencing the first quarter of 2016. Era also has an option to acquire five additional S92 […]

  • 17 January 2014
    Business & Finance

     The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) is proceeding with the implementation of its Maritime Safety Policy as part of the first-of-its-kind maritime sector strategy’s initiatives for developing, organizing and promoting Dubai’s maritime industry. The new policy reflects the commitment of local government authorities to providing all forms of support to consolidate Dubai’s position as a […]

  • 16 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Dragon Oil plc, an international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, announces that it has signed a farm-in agreement with Nido Petroleum Philippines Limited for Service Contract 63 (SC 63) NW Palawan Basin, offshore the Philippines. Under the terms of the agreement, the farm-in will be completed as a two-stage process, with Dragon […]

  • 13 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    SLPA has record a growth of 12.3% TEUs in transshipment operations during last year compared to the same period of 2012. Against 1,584,985 TEUs handled in this regard in 2012, SLPA has handled a total transshipment volume of 1,779,882 TEUs in 2013. SLPA has also shown a 1.8% growth in domestic operations in 2013 compared […]

  • 9 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Emerald Maritime LLC, a Dubai based fast track Dry Bulk Cargo Movement Enterprise has stepped up its plans to grow its bulk cargo export-import market share in India. Currently, Emerald has more than 50% of the annual business portfolio dedicated to imports of coal (Coking and Non Coking) in India. East Coast of India holds […]

  • 6 January 2014

    The Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) and Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (ICGB) – the company in charge of the development, financing and construction the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) – have signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation aimed at establishing the technical cooperation in order to further develop strategic infrastructure in the region. The MOUC will allow for […]

  • 17 December 2013

    Wood Mackenzie says the deepwater of the western Black Sea could provide a new source of gas for Eastern Europe. Following the pivotal Domino discovery, deepwater drilling is about to move up a gear – with as many as ten wells expected to be drilled by 2018. Interest in the region’s deepwater gas resources is […]

  • 13 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Mainboard-listed JES International Holdings Limited, a major private shipbuilding group based in the PRC, announced that the Group has commenced the steel cutting for its first two Platform Support Vessels (“PSV”) at its shipyard located in Jingjiang City, China. The UT 755 LN Platform Support Vessel is of a sophisticated and well known design, utilising […]

  • 13 December 2013

    JES International Holdings Limited, a major private shipbuilding group based in China, has started the steel cutting for its first two Platform Support Vessels (“PSV”) at its shipyard located in Jingjiang City, China.   The UT 755 LN Platform Support Vessel is of a sophisticated and well known design, utilising a comprehensive package from Rolls […]

  • 12 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Global Petroleum Limited, the oil and gas exploration company presently focused on emerging plays in Africa, announces an update on the proposed farm down of the Company’s 85% participating interest in Petroleum Exploration Licence No. 0029 (“the Licence”) covering Offshore Blocks 1910B and 2010A in Namibia. The blocks are located in the Walvis Basin, cover […]

  • 11 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Vallianz Holdings Limited, an integrated offshore marine solutions provider in the offshore oil and gas industry, is set to further strengthen its capital base with a strong vote of confidence from shareholders. The Group has received shareholders’ approval for the grant of options to Swiber and the issuance of capital securities to Rawabi. Shareholders have […]

  • 11 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Vallianz Holdings Limited, an integrated offshore marine solutions provider in the offshore oil and gas industry, is set to further strengthen its capital base with a strong vote of confidence from shareholders. The Group has received shareholders’ approval for the grant of options to Swiber and the issuance of capital securities to Rawabi. Shareholders have […]

  • 11 December 2013

    Vallianz Holdings Limited, an integrated offshore marine solutions provider in the offshore oil and gas industry, is set to further strengthen its capital base with a strong vote of confidence from shareholders. The Group has received shareholders’ approval for the grant of options to Swiber and the issuance of capital securities to Rawabi. Shareholders have […]

  • 9 December 2013

    Iraq’s Deputy Minister of Electricity Adel Hamid Mahdi said that Tehran and Baghdad will soon finalize a deal under which Iran will pump natural gas to its western neighbor to fuel power plants in the southern Iraqi province of Basra. He went on to say that gas exports to Baghdad will begin next July, with […]

  • 5 December 2013

    While the Turkish shipbuilding industry has closed the gap on the world’s top shipbuilding nations over the past decade, a shaky global economy has weakened the entire industry in recent years. Hamburg Messe spoke with Murat Kiran, the President of the Association of the Turkish Shipbuilding Industry, GISBIR (Türkiye Gemi İnşa Sanayicileri Birliği), about the upturn […]

  • 5 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Hamburg Messe spoke with Murat Kiran, the President of the Association of the Turkish Shipbuilding Industry, GISBIR (Türkiye Gemi İnşa Sanayicileri Birliği), about the upturn expected for 2014 and the important role of SMM Istanbul, which will be held in Istanbul on 26 and 27 February in Istanbul. 1. Turkey is among the top-ten shipbuilding nations. […]

  • 2 December 2013

    AVEVA today announced its release of a new business paper ‘Diversification – The technology aspects’. This paper explains how the latest generation of marine software can help to overcome the diversification challenges that shipbuilders face by integrating its many individual applications and datasets with those used in the plant industries. ‘Diversification into offshore projects is […]

  • 29 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dragon Oil plc, an international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, announces that it has been notified by Ganoub El Wadi Holding Petroleum Company (Ganope), one of the main entities of the Petroleum Ministry responsible for all exploration and production activities in the southern part of Egypt, that the Company’s offer for Block […]

  • 29 November 2013

    Government is supporting FortisBC’s investment of up to $400 million in the expansion of the Tilbury liquefied natural gas facility that will create over 300 person-years of jobs and economic development in the province, announced Bill Bennett, Minister of Energy, Mines and Minister responsible for Core Review. Government is exempting FortisBC’s expansion of its Tilbury […]

  • 29 November 2013

    Dragon Oil plc has been notified by Ganoub El Wadi Holding Petroleum Company (Ganope), one of the main entities of the Petroleum Ministry responsible for all exploration and production activities in the southern part of Egypt, that the Company’s offer for Block 19 in the Gulf of Suez, Egypt, has been initially accepted. This acceptance […]

  • 27 November 2013

    During the Italy-Russia Business Forum, held yesterday in Trieste, Fincantieri announced, in the presence of Enrico Letta, Italy’s President of the Council of Ministers, and Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, the signing of an agreement to define plans for a drillship featuring frontline innovation and technology, and the securing of a contract to […]

  • 27 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    During the Italy-Russia Business Forum, being held yesterday in Trieste, Fincantieri announced, in the presence of Enrico Letta, Italy’s President of the Council of Ministers, and Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, the signing of an agreement to define plans for a drillship featuring frontline innovation and technology, and the securing of a contract […]

  • 27 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    During the Italy-Russia Business Forum, being held in Trieste, Fincantieri announced, in the presence of Enrico Letta, Italy’s President of the Council of Ministers, and Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, the signing of an agreement to define plans for a drillship featuring frontline innovation and technology, and the securing of a contract to […]

  • 26 November 2013

    The Transport Committee of the European Parliament adopted a proposal for a Directive by Carlo Fidanza MEP on the deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure across the EU. To break oil dependence and accelerate the decarbonisation of the transport system in the EU, alternative fuels infrastructure is needed as oil accounts for more than 90% of […]

  • 18 November 2013

    Kentz reported a strong order intake of US$1.8bn in the first ten months of the year driven by increased bidding activity in H1. Overview Awarded new contracts in key target growth regions; including the Middle East, Russia and Americas Record backlog of US$3.0bn at the end of October 2013 (Dec 2012: US$2.57bn, October 2012: US$2.57bn) […]