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  • 23 November 2011

    Germany doesn’t get much sunshine. Its coastlines are not huge.   By Rose Simone (therecord) [mappress] Source: therecord, November 23, 2011; Image: alpha-ventus, November 05, 2009

  • 2 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dutch shipping company Iver Ships, part of Vroon, has decided to dispose of Iver Example and Iver Express, its MR2 tankers, VesselsValue’s data shows. Iver Ships entered into sub-sale agreements with an undisclosed buyer on April 27. The sub-sale agreement for Iver Example is expected to be finalized in June and for Iver Express in […]

  • 26 February 2014

    Dredging, maintenance, environmental legislation and the Dutch example topped the agenda during a flooding early bird meeting at #NFU14 this morning. The session saw the publication of the NFU’s flooding manifesto, suggesting that farmland and rural communities are too often sacrificed as the lowest priorities when water levels rise. And it provided an opportunity to […]

  • 28 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Edward Davey, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change earlier this week sent a letter to OGN Group complimenting the company for successfully completing the construction of the Forties Alpha Satellite Platform. Davey said in the letter: “I would like to congratulate you on the successful execution of the Forties Alpha platform, which recently sailed away […]

  • 12 March 2013
    Environment, Research & Development

    In a research project called “Intelligent Foundation Structure for Offshore Wind Turbines”, Professor Christine Döbert from the Technical University of Mittelhessen wants to develop cost effective and environmentally friendly alternatives to conventional techniques of building offshore wind foundations. Cooperation partner in this project is the Bremer Maritime Offshore Group. Coastal wind turbines, which are installed […]

  • 1 October 2014

    Dutch offshore companies realized  a unique operation in the North Sea. Under the direction of Seaway Heavy Lifting, one of the world’s largest convertor platforms – a “power socket at sea” – has been installed to the west of Sylt, the East Frisian island.   At 83 meters long, 56 meters wide,  and 26 meters […]

  • 15 August 2014
    Equipment, Infrastructure

    Designed in Monaco, built in Dubai, shipped to South Korea and for use off Australia, the turret is an example of the truly global nature of this project.

  • 5 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has just published ‘Example Redundancy Concept and Annual DP Trials for a DP Class 3 Construction Vessel’ (IMCA M 225). It’s a companion volume to ‘Guidance for developing and conducting annual DP trials programmes for DP vessels’ (IMCA M 190 – published in 2011), which described the method for […]

  • 7 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) has just released a book review of “International compendium of coastal engineering” by Shinji Sato.  The book presents an excellent overview of the discipline of coastal engineering, covering a range of topics in 17 chapters and 500 pages. Each chapter could stand on it’s own and they’re written by leading figures […]

  • 11 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) will be the organizer of the Managed Realignment Lecture 2015 in London. Managed realignment is an approach that involves altering the location of the line of defense against coastal, estuarine or fluvial flooding. The event will highlight two managed realignment schemes, drawing out the key learning points for application to future projects: […]

  • 30 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Jee Ltd, an independent multi-discipline subsea engineering and training firm, will hold a new subsea power cable installation course on 6 November this year. This is an in-depth, technical course detailing the engineering for power cable installation using surface laying, ploughing and ROV burial including pull into offshore structures and landfalls. The participants will gain […]

  • 4 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The U.S.-based Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc., (APSI), the sole operating subsidiary of Oslo-listed Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA, has ratified a new four year collective bargaining agreement with the Philadelphia Metal Trades Council (PMTC). PMTC is the exclusive bargaining representative for production and maintenance employees at APSI consisting of ten unions. Mike Giantomaso, Aker Philadelphia Shipyard Vice President […]

  • 22 December 2011

    Innovation in Wind Turbine Design addresses the fundamentals of design, the reasons behind design choices, and describes the methodology for evaluating innovative systems and components. Always referencing a state of the art system for comparison, Jamieson discusses the basics of wind turbine theory and design, as well as how to apply existing engineering knowledge to […]

  • 26 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    A new engineering company has opened its doors in Hamburg: [email protected] offers design and planning services for heavy-lift shipping and offshore projects. The ten-strong team around founders Lars Rolner and Hendrik Gröne takes on projects from designing individual chain hoists to developing special- purpose vessels. Hendrik Gröne, Managing Director of [email protected], explains the idea behind […]

  • 25 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    A new engineering company has opened its doors in Hamburg. [email protected] offers design and planning services for heavy-lift shipping and offshore projects. The ten-strong team around founders Lars Rolner and Hendrik Gröne takes on projects from designing individual chain hoists to developing special-purpose vessels. Hendrik Gröne, Managing Director of [email protected], explains the idea behind the […]

  • 8 April 2020

    Veth Propulsion is an international operating producer of thrusters and leader when it comes to innovation, quality and service. At the moment more than 3000 Veth-thrusters are being used all over the world. Veth Propulsion is for example the inventor of the Veth Z-Drive. Along the years various versions of the Veth Z-Drive turned out […]

  • 4 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Royal HaskoningDHV’s leading professional for flood resilience and technical director for water security, Fola Ogunyoye, will be one of the key speakers at the Resilience15, a one-day conference which will explore the opportunities and the business case for investing in and implementing flood resilience strategies. Fola will be speaking at 4pm today in a session […]

  • 25 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    A new engineering company has opened its doors in Hamburg. [email protected] offers design and planning services for heavy-lift shipping and offshore projects. The ten-strong team around founders Lars Rolner and Hendrik Gröne takes on projects from designing individual chain hoists to developing special-purpose vessels. Hendrik Gröne, Managing Director of [email protected], explains the idea behind the […]

  • 23 April 2010
    Research & Development

    The wind energy market is predicted to grow at dramatic rates, particularly offshore with the opening up of new areas, for example by the… [mappress] Source: azom, April 22, 2010;

  • 3 January 2020

    The Nordic energy company Gasum noted that the Finnish gas market has opened up to the competition and the wholesale of gas and transmission network has been unbundled from each other 1 of January 2020.

  • 6 February 2012

    Coastguard commander John Annabell says Saturday’s incident is another glaring example of the need to find a quick and permanent solution to…     By Mark Bode (sunshinecoastdaily) [mappress] Source: sunshinecoastdaily, February 6, 2012;

  • 14 July 2011

    The Sakhalin-I oil and gas project has proved to be a good example of the Russian-American cooperation as part of the Russian American … The Voice of Russia [mappress] Source: The Voice of Russia, July 14, 2011;