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  • 18 April 2012

    Fresh water is essential on board of ships. It is needed for drinking purposes, but also for washing or the use of technical devices. Of course, a ship can decide to work with bunker ships to get their fresh water on board, but this solution has many disadvantages: it is expensive, time consuming and the […]

  • 27 July 2009

    The airport on the Isle of Man is reclaiming land back from the sea as it prepares to make its runways longer. Ronaldsway Airport is shipping sand from the bottom of the Irish Sea to the island in order to fill in a promontory which overlooks the bay. The runways are to be extended so […]

  • 12 October 2015

    Gazprom Germania, a unit of Russian gas giant Gazprom, informed on Monday it is expanding its network of natural gas filling stations. The company and Hesse-based utility Entega signed an agreement that will see Gazprom Germania retroactively acquire four natural gas filling stations in the Darmstadt area effective August 1. “The current discourse around diesel shows […]

  • 23 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Panama Canal has taken yet another step forward toward the completion of the Canal Expansion Program as it begins to fill the Cocoli’s locks, on the Pacific side, following a similar and successful endeavor on the Atlantic side earlier this month. This important step marks the start of a deliberate and methodical phase of […]

  • 12 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Panama Canal has taken another important step forward toward the completion of the Expansion Program as it begins to fill the lower chamber of its new Atlantic locks. The news signals the start of a deliberate and methodical phase of operational tests and quality control that will, eventually, prepare the Canal to accommodate larger […]

  • 15 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    As part of the Expansion Program’s fourth phase of the Pacific Access Channel (PAC-4), the process to fill the new channel that will connect Culebra Cut to the new locks in the Pacific side has officially started. The new channel is 6.1 kilometers long and 218 meters wide and 19 million cubic meters of water from […]

  • 22 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill Limited has named a new member of the company’s board of directors.

  • 30 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Hydraulic fill is the basis, the essential ingredient, for all land reclamation projects, for port expansion and airport platforms, for residential and industrial development, and many other major infrastructure plans. To fully understand the most important elements of land reclamation (planning, design, data collection, legal and contractual aspects) a comprehensive reference work, Hydraulic Fill Manual, […]

  • 14 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III had its third close on Thursday, 13 July with total commitments reaching EUR 1.9 billion, after 4 months of fundraising.

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    A coastal project to restore the lost beach in Puducherry is set to conclude by March 2018, said Shailesh Nayak, the former secretary and present adviser to the Union earth sciences ministry, the Times of India informs.  Mr Nayak was in Puducherry on Tuesday and Wednesday, leading a team to review the progress of the pilot […]

  • 17 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) hosted its international course named “The Hydraulic Fill Manual” on November 20-21, 2014, in Delft, the Netherlands. This course has covered the initiation, design and construction of hydraulic fill projects as described in the recently published Hydraulic Fill Manual. Without proper hydraulic fill and suitable specialized equipment, major infrastructure […]

  • 2 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Offshore support and construction ships owner Eidesvik has filled the recently vacated chief financial officer (CFO) role.

  • 16 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Triyards Holdings Limited, an offshore vessel fabrication and engineering solutions provider to the oil and gas (O&G) industry, has added another liftboat contract worth USD 50.5 million to its orderbook, the company announced in a release. The order for the new unit comes soon after TRIYARDS’ two other liftboat contracts worth USD 112 million in July, bringing the […]

  • 16 May 2014

    RenewableUK (RUK) says a new report which warns that UK’s reserves of oil, coal and gas will run out in just over five years shows the need for investment in wind, wave and tidal energy to fill the gap. Researchers at the Global Sustainability Institute at Anglia Ruskin University found the UK has 5.2 years […]

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Hydraulic fill is the basis, the essential ingredient, for all land reclamation projects, for port expansion and airport platforms, for residential and industrial development, and many other major infrastructure plans. To fully understand the most important elements of land reclamation (planning, design, data collection, legal and contractual aspects) a comprehensive reference work, Hydraulic Fill Manual, […]

  • 31 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The official start of the Avalon/Stone Harbor beach fill project, which was set to begin before the end of January, will be prolonged for couple of weeks, reports the Borough of Avalon. The announcement was made during the weekly beach fill progress meeting on Thursday, January 26th, at the Stone Harbor firehouse. At the meeting, the […]

  • 14 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III had its third close on Thursday, 13 July with total commitments reaching EUR 1.9 billion, after 4 months of fundraising.

  • 25 April 2005

    An extra 500 workers will be needed at the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk this year, bosses have said. The docks is set to lose around 300 workers as they reach retirement age and needs to expand but is struggling to recruit enough apprentice engineers. A port spokesperson says young people are being encouraged to […]

  • 27 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The filling of the Deurganckdoksluis dock lock, the largest lock in the world, kicked off this morning in the Port of Antwerp, Belgium. Situated on the left bank of the River Scheldt, the construction of the lock had a price tag of EUR 340 mil, with 50% of its cost financed by the EIB. It will […]

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    In June 2012 the creditors’ committee voted in favour of an offer by the VeKa Group of the Netherlands to take over the Sietas shipyard. Despite six months of intensive negotiations, it was not possible to complete the deal. The reason is that the Sietas shipyard currently has only one order for a new construction, […]

  • 6 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The first copies will be presented at the “Waterbouwdag” on November 8th, De Doelen in Rotterdam to the Belgium ambassador in The Netherlands, Mr. F. Geerkens and to Mr. Huis in ‘t Veld, figurehead top team water. Written by contractors, consultants and clients and fully reviewed by CIRIA this manual takes the reader step-by-step through […]

  • 18 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Offshore Energy 2012 Exhibition & Conference, the only event dedicated to the offshore energy in The Netherlands, is almost fully booked. The two-day event on 23 & 24 October in Amsterdam RAI will welcome an expected 400 exhibitors, 6.500 visitors and 600 delegates from over 30 nationalities. More than 370 exhibitors have already secured their […]