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  • 24 June 2015
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) has released its second Environmental Effects Monitoring Report in an effort to enhance its environmental monitoring program. The report contains summary information on data collected from 2011 to 2013. It will be used to help design an enhanced program to monitor effects from tidal turbines deployed at the […]

  • 14 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Released in August 2012, The CSL Group’s 2011 Environmental Report chronicles the significant strides made by the company in the past year to improve its overall environmental performance. In addition to reporting on key performance indicators, measures and goals, the report highlights a number of initiatives undertaken by CSL to curb its greenhouse gas emissions, […]

  • 24 June 2015
    Research & Development

    FORCE has released its second Environmental Effects Monitoring Report, containing summary information on data collected from 2011 to 2013. The report will be used to help design an enhanced program to monitor effects from tidal turbines deployed at the FORCE site in the Minas Passage. “We need to understand what effects tidal technology may have […]

  • 19 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    During the tenth-annual Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) awards ceremony held in Washington, DC, this week, Crowley Maritime Corporation was awarded 100 Certificates of Environmental Achievement for 2013 – more than any other company in the running. The certificates were awarded to Crowley-owned and operated vessels for having worked at least two consecutive years […]

  • 11 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Mainstay Marine Solutions, based in South West Wales has received ISO 14001:2015 certification for its Environmental Management System (EMS). Certification means that customers and stakeholders can benefit from the knowledge that Mainstay has built an effective environmental management system in both its strategic business plan and its day-to-day operations. “The ISO certification is the most […]

  • 29 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Shipping has great potential to reduce its environmental impact through new and modified propulsion technologies – but there is no single or simple answer that will meet every need or that can be applied to every type of vessel. Instead, says a report by an expert working group at the Royal Academy of Engineering, further […]

  • 17 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Gardline Environmental Ltd’s Marine Mammal Observer training course for New Zealand waters, Pro-MMO NZ, has been approved by New Zealand’s Department of Conservation (DOC). This is the first course of its kind that completely meets the requirements of the curriculum outlined in the Department of Conservation’s ‘2013 Code of Conduct for Minimising Acoustic Disturbance to […]

  • 13 March 2007

    The grounding of the MSC Napoli off the coast of Devon may have been good news for scavengers. But the task of repairing the damage caused by the ship is proving complex and difficult.

  • 23 March 2016
    Research & Development

    Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE), the Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA), and the Nova Scotia Department of Energy announced $500,000 in funding to begin a new environmental effects monitoring program (EEMP) at the FORCE site in the Minas Passage. “We need to understand what effects in-stream tidal technologies may have on the marine […]

  • 26 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ports of Stockholm together with three Finnish Trans-European Transport Networks (TEN-T) ports – Turku, Naantali and HaminaKotka – and the compatriot ferry company Viking Line, will invest USD 8.5 million in an effort to reduce the environmental impact from shipping in the Baltic Sea. The parties met in Turku in late October to start off an EU-funded joint […]

  • 25 February 2020
    Project & Tenders

    The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) has awarded two contracts for environmental surveying services required for the development of a floating offshore wind turbine at the Atlantic Marine Energy Test Site (AMETS).

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sixty vessels owned by the Seattle-based Foss Maritime Company are being recognized by a major maritime organization for their standout environmental records. The Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) announced the awards honoring Foss’ environmental achievements Thursday, November 17 in Washington, D.C. “Safety and the environment are the first things that our customers bring up […]

  • 15 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Gemini offshore wind project transaction has been awarded “Wind Deal of the Year 2015” by Environmental Finance (EF).   “It was big, it was bold, and it broke new ground in the way it was financed,” EF said when it revealed the winners of its 8th Annual Deals of the Year Awards in April. A total […]

  • 12 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) in Taiwan has approved the Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) of three offshore wind projects proposed to be built off Changhua County by Macquarie Capital and Swancor Renewable, according to local media.

  • 25 February 2020
    Project & Tenders

    The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) has awarded two contracts for environmental surveying services required for the development of a floating offshore wind turbine at the Atlantic Marine Energy Test Site (AMETS).

  • 5 June 2020
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has launched a Request for Information (RFI) process regarding environmental impacts of offshore wind energy development and related monitoring and mitigation technology. The purpose of the RFI, issued by the Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE), is to solicit input from industry, academia, government agencies and the […]

  • 27 May 2015
    Environment, Research & Development

    ABPmer, a UK-based marine consultancy, has been commissioned to assess the re-use value of industry marine environmental data and potential benefits arising from expanding public access to it. The UK Government has committed to enabling open access to as much marine data as possible, with the intention to reduce the costs and burdens to developers, […]

  • 25 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) member state Indonesia is the latest country to sign the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention, an international measure for environmental protection. The convention is aimed at preventing the spread of harmful and invasive aquatic species in ships’ ballast water, and requires ships to have procedures in place for ballast water management. Indonesia’s accession comes after capacity-building projects […]

  • 28 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    France’s Environmental Authority has dismissed an appeal against its recent decision that a new environmental assessment study is not needed for the 496MW Bay of Saint-Brieuc offshore wind project following the switch from the Adwen 8MW to the Siemens Gamesa 8MW turbine.

  • 20 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of commercial and industrial demolition services, today announced a new joint venture with Environmental Remediation Holding Inc. (ERH). ERH is a subsidiary of DEC, a leading Belgium based, international environmental specialist/contractor and holds DEC process […]

  • 20 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of commercial and industrial demolition services, today announced a new joint venture with Environmental Remediation Holding Inc. (ERH). ERH is a subsidiary of DEC, a leading Belgium based, international environmental specialist/contractor and holds DEC process […]

  • 30 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    UK-based Seiche Environmental has strengthened its team with three key appointments within the business. Amanda Hyam, formerly Marine Wildlife Advisory and Ancillary Services Manager at GeoGuide Consultants, joins the business as associate director to enhance the team’s expertise operating in the oil and gas, marine construction and engineering, offshore renewables, and marine science sectors. Hyam […]