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  • 26 March 2015

    The twelfth bi-annual Offshore Mediterranean Conference (OMC 15) started in Ravenna, Italy, March 25, attracting 680 exhibiting companies from 23 countries. The opening session titled ‘Focus on Change: Planning the Next 20 Years,’ chaired by Giuseppe Tannoia, Executive VP central and Southern Europe at Eni, offered an insight into short-term and mid-term outlook for the oil and gas industry. Tannoia […]

  • 24 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Last week at the Carbon Trust’s annual innovation lecture at the British Library global wind energy expert, Henrik Stiesdal, Chief Technical Officer at Siemens Wind Power told an audience of 200 prominent offshore wind stakeholders that offshore wind will be one of the cheapest, scalable solutions for the UK, as compared to other renewables and […]

  • 14 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. realized a net profit of EUR 253 million in the first half of 2014 (H1 2013: EUR 123 million). Revenue rose 21% in the first half of the year to EUR 1.5 billion (H1 2013: EUR 1.3 billion). Organic revenue growth was 13.4%. EBITDA amounted to EUR 466 million in the […]

  • 16 June 2014

    The BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2014 – launched today at the World Petroleum Congress meeting in Moscow – reveals how the world of energy echoed broader global themes in 2013. Emerging differences in global economic performance, geopolitical uncertainty and ongoing debates about the proper roles of government and markets are all reflected in […]

  • 13 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Statoil has published its annual Energy Perspectives report outlining the analysis of macroeconomic and energy market developments towards 2040. “Global economic development will continue to drive energy demand. At the same energy efficiency improvements, fuel mix changes and a changing economic structure give a decline in the OECD countries’ energy demand between now and 2040,” […]

  • 13 June 2014

    Annual Energy Perspectives report outlining the analysis of macroeconomic and energy market developments toward 2040 has been published by Statoil. The report analyses three different scenarios for the development from 2011 to 2040, to illustrate the major uncertainties in modelling long-term developments: The Reference scenario, where already decided energy and climate policies, as well as […]

  • 22 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    During the first quarter Oceanteam Shipping ASA increased its level of activity with start up of several new contracts for RentOcean, its marine asset services division. The Company increased its strategic ownership in the design engineering firm KCI to 100 % and commenced an investment programme named “The Next Step”. The most significant event during […]

  • 5 December 2013

    Almost half the increase in global electricity generation will come from renewable energy sources by 2035, the world’s energy experts say in a new report. Despite this, coal will continue to be the dominant source of power as the world’s energy needs grow by a third by 2035. This prediction comes from the International Energy […]

  • 1 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Local, regional and international maritime professionals will gather in Abu Dhabi for three days of high-level debate, networking and business discussions at Seatrade Middle East Workboats & Offshore Marine 2013 – the leading regional forum for owners, operators, industry professionals and suppliers. Discussions are set to revolve around an increasingly globalised market dynamic with the […]

  • 29 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Office, has granted his official patronage to the Mare Forum, Dubai, the international event for the maritime industry that is being organized in Dubai. The royal patronage accorded to this event accentuates the importance of the […]

  • 29 July 2013

    His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Office, has granted his official patronage to the Mare Forum, Dubai, the international event for the maritime industry that is being organized in Dubai. The royal patronage accorded to this event accentuates the importance of the […]

  • 17 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Drydocks World & Maritime World, the world renowned provider of quality services to the international marine and maritime industry, announced yesterday that the Mare Forum Shipping Summit will be held in 2014 in Dubai, UAE. The event which will be attended by leaders of both the regional and international industry will be the first time […]

  • 11 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    A new report from Douglas-Westwood shows the outlook for the deepwater business to be one of major long-term opportunity. As deepwater projects become increasingly capital-intensive there is an economic challenge for exploration & production (E&P) companies but a significant potential prize for oilfield service and equipment vendors. Report author, Rachel Stonehouse, commented, “The ‘Golden Triangle’ […]

  • 11 February 2013

    A new report from Douglas-Westwood shows the outlook for the deepwater business to be one of major long-term opportunity. As deepwater projects become increasingly capital-intensive there is an economic challenge for exploration &  production (E&P) companies but a significant potential prize for oilfield service and equipment vendors. Report author, Rachel Stonehouse, commented, “The ‘Golden Triangle’ […]

  • 14 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    APM Terminals’ profit for the Q2 period was affected by a varied regional performance, with West Africa region and some terminals in Asia demonstrating double digit growth rates, whereas volumes in most European terminals were below Q2 2011. As mentioned in the 2011 annual report, the increased presence in these growth areas also increases the […]

  • 14 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    APM Terminals’ profit for the Q2 period was affected by a varied regional performance, with West Africa region and some terminals in Asia demonstrating double digit growth rates, whereas volumes in most European terminals were below Q2 2011. As mentioned in the 2011 annual report, the increased presence in these growth areas also increases the […]

  • 20 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Schlumberger Limited reported first-quarter 2012 revenue of $10.61 billion versus $10.97 billion in the fourth quarter of 2011, and $8.72 billion in the first quarter of 2011. Net income attributable to Schlumberger, excluding charges and credits, was $1.31 billion—a decrease of 12% sequentially but an increase of 35% year-on-year. Diluted earnings-per-share, excluding charges and credits, […]

  • 23 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    DSME will start the full-scale development of a sub-marine gas field in Israel. DSME made the Heads of Agreement (HoA) with the owners of the Tamar gas field in Israel, Jerusalem for the exploitation of the gas field. DSME established D & H solutions in Norway in 2010 with the goal of developing gas fields […]

  • 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 […]

  • 25 February 2011
    Project & Tenders

      Mitsubishi Corporation and Korea Gas Corporation today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for strategic collaboration in their natural gas businesses, mainly for liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects under the presence of the CEOs of both companies. MC and KOGAS have established a long-standing good relationship through LNG projects MC has invested. This has been […]

  • 17 February 2011

      On February 15, 2011, Technip’s Board of Directors approved the audited full year 2010 consolidated accounts. Chairman and CEO Thierry Pilenko commented: “In 2010, Technip reinforced its focus on profitable and sustainable growth. Our revenues for 2010 were at the top end of our expectations at €6.1 billion. We delivered profitability ahead of our […]

  • 17 February 2011
    Business & Finance

      FULL YEAR 2010 RESULTS • Revenue of €6.082 million, of which €2,732 million in Subsea • Group operating margin of 10.2% • Net Income of €418 million • Total Net cash of €1,332 million • Backlog of €9.228 million, underpinned by order intake of €2.473 million during fourth quarter 2010 • Recommendation to raise […]

  • 17 February 2011
    Business & Finance

      On February 15, 2011, Technip’s Board of Directors approved the audited full year 2010 consolidated accounts. Chairman and CEO Thierry Pilenko commented: “In 2010: Technip reinforced its focus on profitable and sustainable growth. “Our revenues for 2010 were at the top end of our expectations at €6.1 billion. We delivered profitability ahead of our […]

  • 8 September 2010

    Wärtsilä has pioneered in the creation of the Shipping Scenarios 2030, which describe what shipping could look like in twenty years. Scenarios help companies, governments and shipping linked organisations in long-term strategic thinking in a fast changing world. The Shipping Scenario work yielded three alternative futures, which are Rough Seas, Yellow River and Open Oceans. […]