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  • 20 October 2014

    MERIKA (Marine Energy Research Innovation and Knowledge Accelerator) is an initiative by UHI (University of the Highlands and the Islands), located in Scotland and the UK’s outermost region. Funded by the European Union FP7 (REGPOT) programme, the project seeks to establish a marine energy research and innovation hub in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, […]

  • 29 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Shipowners Association (ASA) has welcomed the introduction of Bills, on March 22nd, by Minister Albanese that combined make up the Government’s shipping reform package. “The Australian Shipowners Association supports the Government’s package of reforms which are aimed at providing a competitive environment for Australian shipowners and operators.” said ASA’s Executive Director, Ms Teresa […]

  • 26 July 2012

    Tidal Transit Commercial Director Leo Hambro was among representatives from the wider community who meet His Royal Highness Prince Andrew, the Duke of York when he visited the Scira Offshore Energy base in Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk on 24 July 2012. Scira Offshore Energy will operate the 88 turbine Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind farm once it is […]

  • 20 October 2014

    MERIKA (Marine Energy Research Innovation and Knowledge Accelerator) is an initiative by UHI (University of the Highlands and the Islands), located in Scotland and the UK’s outermost region. Funded by the European Union FP7 (REGPOT) programme, the project seeks to establish a marine energy research and innovation hub in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, […]

  • 26 July 2012

    Tidal Transit Commercial Director Leo Hambro was among representatives from the wider community who meet His Royal Highness Prince Andrew, the Duke of York when he visited the Scira Offshore Energy base in Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk on 24 July 2012. Scira Offshore Energy will operate the 88 turbine Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind farm once it is […]

  • 17 October 2018

    There will be no shortage of jobs for seafarers, as a result of the introduction of autonomous ships.

  • 15 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    For all those who want to gain a better insight into the dredging industry, Royal IHC is organizing an ‘Introduction to Dredging’ course from 8-9 October. The aim of the course is to give attendees a good understanding in dredging, port maintenance and reclamation projects during this two-day introduction. The course includes presentations, discussions and workshops. […]

  • 22 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The Dutra Museum of Dredging is a private collection of materials representing the history of sidedraft clamshell dredging in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and the role the Dutra family and Dutra companies have played in building the Delta infrastructure. The collection, unique in its scope and size, spans the century that has elapsed since the […]

  • 13 June 2006

    Two new transporters, which each consist of 128 wheels and are capable of carrying a 1,000 ton block, were introduced in May, 2006. The first mission for these transporters was carried out on the 5th of June by moving 1,366 tons of the super block of container ship H.N.4115. From next month it will be […]

  • 22 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA) applauds the introduction of legislation that has been utilized in the past to help solve the private marina dredging crisis, which, in turn, will help thousands of boaters. Senate Bill No. 215, introduced by Senators Brandenburg, Hansen, Casperson, Booher, Green, Walker, Robertson, Jones, Proos and Smith is an act […]

  • 12 September 2013
    Business & Finance

      Following an announcement by the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) President and CEO Kurt Nagle lauded the leaders of these committees for championing legislation that moves the nation closer to a final water resources bill to […]

  • 18 June 2010
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Panama Canal is a 77 km (48 mi) ship canal in Panama that joins the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean and is a key conduit for international maritime trade. Annual traffic has risen from about 1,000 ships in the canal’s early days to 14,702 vessels in 2008, displacing a total 309.6 million Panama […]

  • 25 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    India’s revamped Merchant Shipping Bill 2016 is expected to simplify the law governing merchant shipping in India, while certain redundant provisions will be dispensed with and remaining provisions will stand consolidated and simplified. The country’s Cabinet has approved the introduction of the Merchant Shipping Bill 2016 in the Parliament and repealing of the Merchant Shipping Act, […]

  • 10 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    The European Union will support with just over €1 million from the TEN-T Programme a series of studies to analyse the potential introduction of liquefied natural gas (LNG) infrastructure in Spain and France. The studies, selected for funding under the 2012 TEN-T Multi-Annual Call, aim at determining the feasibility of implementing LNG bunkering facilities in […]

  • 20 September 2018

    BIFA has slammed the recent introduction of the sulphur surcharge by the container shipping industry

  • 4 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Great Lakes Governors applauded recently introduced legislation in Congress that would permanently fix the nation’s dysfunctional funding program to maintain ports and harbors. Specifically, the Governors pledged their support for the Realize America’s Maritime Promise (RAMP) Act, H.R. 335, and commended the sponsors for their leadership in introducing this bill. Once enacted, this legislation […]

  • 16 January 2019

    The introduction of automation in global transport will be evolutionary, rather than revolutionary.

  • 8 April 2015
    Equipment

    The d’ROP, a dynamic Remotely Operated Survey Platform, has been developed by Bibby HydroMap (former Osiris Projects).  The d’ROP is designed initially for operation from the company’s newly launched survey vessel Bibby Athena. Deployed vertically through the vessel’s moonpool, the system relies upon the support vessel for forward propulsion, a bespoke heave-compensated umbilical winch and combined LARS […]

  • 1 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    The American Waterways Operators, the national trade association representing the country’s tugboat, towboat and barge operators, announced its strong support for the Reinvesting in Vital Economic Rivers and Waterways (RIVER) Act of 2013. introduced yesterday by U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA). The bill seeks to modernize America’s vital water transportation network and ensure the viability […]

  • 1 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Jee Limited is an independent engineering company that specialises in subsea engineering and training for the oil, gas and renewables industries. Established in 1988 and based in the UK, with offices in Aberdeen and London, Jee supplies high-calibre pipeline design, integrity management and decommissioning services to companies globally. The company also runs regular technical training […]

  • 16 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The National Hyperbaric Centre (NHC) has developed an ‘Introduction to Subsea Isolations Course’ alongside a major oil & gas operator in response to concerns about the lack of training in the high-risk area of underwater isolations. During 2013, NHC conducted a study into diver safety, looking particularly at reports of diving incidents regarding unplanned pressure […]

  • 25 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    HR Wallingford has scheduled its “Introduction to Coastal Processes and Management” event for 9-10 September, 2014, in Wallingford, UK. This two-day course will introduce methods used in designing and planning coastal engineering and management schemes. The risks of coastal flooding and erosion, both in the UK and overseas, will increase as existing man-made defences such […]