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  • 23 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), whose 36 member national shipowners’ associations represent all sectors and trades and more than 80% of the world merchant fleet, has called on the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to accelerate a critical study into the global availability of low sulphur fuel for ships. ICS has been expressing concern for […]

  • 22 April 2006

    President Olusegun Obasanjo recently announced some new measures his administration would employ to address the many problems of the Niger Delta region. One of the measures is the dredging of River Niger. The dredging of the Niger, which has been on the drawing board of successive federal administrations for many years, has been most welcome […]

  • 7 August 2014
    Authorities & Government

    Kirk Tudhope, employment lawyer and partner with the UK North East law firm Ledingham Chalmers, said that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) is currently considering whether being substantially overweight is a “protected characteristic” under EU and therefore UK employment legislation. He said: “If the answer is yes from the ECJ then employees who are […]

  • 21 September 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Scottish ministers will meet with the energy industry representatives today to discuss the effects the UK-wide vote to leave the EU will have on Scotland’s energy sector.

  • 6 July 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Ocean Energy Europe (OEE) has obtained assurances from the European Commission that all existing contracts to award Commission funds and all financing contracts with the European Investment Bank for companies and organisations in the UK are still valid and binding.

  • 7 July 2016

    WindEurope, formerly known as EWEA, today published an initial assessment of possible Brexit implications. The full article by WindEurope can be read below. The full impact and implications of the UK referendum, and what it means for the wind industry short and long term, are impossible to assess properly at this stage. But there are some points we […]

  • 7 August 2014
    Authorities & Government

    Kirk Tudhope, employment lawyer and partner with the UK North East law firm Ledingham Chalmers, said that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) is currently considering whether being substantially overweight is a “protected characteristic” under EU and therefore UK employment legislation. He said: “If the answer is yes from the ECJ then employees who are […]

  • 3 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    NAT CEO: We do not see any implications for NAT from the virus.

  • 26 June 2018

    Not allowing merchant ships to disembark migrants could have significant implications on trade in the Mediterranean.

  • 20 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Storage

    The agreement of the members of OPEC and its allies to cut oil production by 9.7 million barrels of crude per day is not believed to be enough to offset the massive demand drop and will certainly have dire implications for the oil tanker shipping market. “The first quarter of 2020 has been one of […]

  • 3 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce is to lead the new EUR 6.6 million Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative to produce the specification and preliminary designs for the next generation of advanced ship solutions, which could pave the way for autonomous ships.  The project is funded by Tekes (Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation) and will bring together universities, ship designers, equipment manufacturers, and […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Research & Development

    While much of the North American gas market’s focus thus far has been on expanding supply tied to the commercial success of U.S. shale gas, the forthcoming demand response and related consequences for the benchmark Henry Hub price, as well as regional prices across North America, can be expected to surprise to the upside. The […]

  • 3 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce is to lead the new EUR 6.6 million Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative to produce the specification and preliminary designs for the next generation of advanced ship solutions, which could pave the way for autonomous ships.  The project is funded by Tekes (Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation) and will bring together universities, ship designers, equipment manufacturers, and […]

  • 16 March 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Brexit, which denominates British European Union (EU) exit referendum, could have a massive impact on the offshore renewables sector, according to Renewables Consulting Group (RCG). Energy and environmental policies are unlikely to be a priority for the British public as the European Union exit referendum looms, the consultancy company said. With no precedent set for Member […]

  • 6 June 2018

    The EU’s ‘Vision of Zero Emissions from transport by 2050’, would have long-term implications for shipowners worldwide.

  • 14 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Intertek Energy & Water has released a research paper that investigated the implications of misaligned flow on tidal energy turbines.

  • 16 March 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Failure to understand the implications of Britain leaving the European Union on the country’s offshore wind and nascent wave and tidal industries could be costly, Renewables Consulting Group (RCG) has warned as it is preparing to deliver a study on the effects of the so-called Brexit on UK’s offshore renewables industry. Whilst estimates suggest UK level regulation is […]

  • 25 March 2010

    NEW national planning guidance on the future development of our ports could have important implications for the North East. [mappress] Source:thejournal,March 25,2010;

  • 30 June 2016

    Uncertainty triggered by the UK’s decision to leave the European Union has made Siemens, one of the biggest offshore wind players, rethink its strategy and put all new wind energy investments in the country on ice, according to The Guardian. The wind turbine maker is also halting long-term export plans at its UK-based blade factory in Hull, Bloomberg reports. The […]

  • 5 May 2011
    Authorities & Government

    With the European Council calling for a single EU gas and electricity market by 2014, ANN O’DEA looks at the implications for Ireland’s…   By Ann O’Dea (siliconrepublic) [mappress] Source: siliconrepublic, May 05, 2011;

  • 19 June 2010

    Tucked away in the Town of Hilton Head Island’s budget is a relatively small amount of money for a study that could have big implications…   [mappress] Source: islandpacket, June 19, 2010;

  • 14 July 2010
    Environment

    The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has expressed serious concerns about the implications of the new proposed setback for offshore…   [mappress] Source: dcnonl, July 14, 2010;