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  • 7 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, has announced an update on the dredging plans for the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway West (GIWW) Turnstake to Live Oak, San Antonio Bay and Matagorda Bay. The solicitation will be issued on or about 21 February, and the response date is 25 March 2014. The total value of […]

  • 3 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, is scheduled an informational meeting on the draft Flagler County Hurricane and Storm Damage Reduction Study for Wednesday February 5, at the Emergency Operations Center, in the Flagler County Government Center at 1769 East Moody Boulevard (S.R. 100), Bunnell. The 30-day comment period on the study began January […]

  • 30 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Abbott Government has announced an independent review of how two leaking incidents occurred in the protective wall of Gladstone Harbour. “”It is clear that there has been a failure in the bund wall at the Port of Gladstone. An Independent Review of the Port of Gladstone was commissioned by the Australian Government in February […]

  • 29 January 2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, has announced a plan to issue an Invitation for Bids (IFB) for the Newark Bay dredging contract. The proposed maintenance dredging program will involve the removal of approximately 1,010,800 cubic yards of material from the Main, Port Newark, and Port Newark Pierhead Channels. The estimated cost […]

  • 24 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    The London P&I Club says the lifting of an iron ore ban in India, together with the recent total loss of two ships, has put the spotlight once again on the problem of cargo liquefaction.  In the latest issue of its StopLoss Bulletin, the club says, “There are specific challenges involved in the export of […]

  • 22 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Orion Marine Group, Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector, provided its investors with an update on the Company’s outlook and end markets. “As the Company begins a new year, it remains pleased with strong market fundamentals and continued steady demand for its heavy civil marine construction services. The private sector […]

  • 21 January 2014
    Research & Development

    Rabobank has issued a report called Navigating the future of offshore wind energy, which states that a radical redesign of offshore wind energy installation vessels is needed in the long-term to lower installation costs and realise projected capacity growth. The high growth rates in offshore wind energy have led to an influx of new installation […]

  • 21 January 2014
    Research & Development

    Rabobank has issued a report called Navigating the future of offshore wind energy, which states that a radical redesign of offshore wind energy installation vessels is needed in the long-term to lower installation costs and realise projected capacity growth. The high growth rates in offshore wind energy have led to an influx of new installation […]

  • 17 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Organizers of 6th Annual Decommissioning & Abandonment Summit said that registrations for the biggest decommissioning and abandonment gathering in the world, taking place in Houston in March, have chalked up a record number of attendees from outside the United States, making it a truly global event. As well as the traditionally strong turnout from the […]

  • 17 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., yesterday made the following statement following the Senate passage of H.R.3647, the omnibus appropriations legislation. The Senate approved the bill by a vote of 72 to 26. “I voted for the omnibus appropriations bill today because it contained several key provisions that are critically important to Georgians and the economic […]

  • 17 January 2014

    Senator Lisa Murkowski sent a letter to President Obama, calling out his administration for its contradictory messages on rising sea levels, after visiting with Shishmaref residents earlier this week who were sounding the alarm on Capitol Hill about the dire coastal erosion they face. The Shishmaref representatives informed Murkowski they’ve been told there is no […]

  • 16 January 2014

    Eni’s Board of Directors approved the possible issue of one or more bonds, to be placed with institutional investors, with a value up to a maximum aggregate amount of 2 billion euro, or its equivalent in other currencies, to be issued in one or more tranches by 16 January 2015. The bonds will enable Eni […]

  • 16 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

      Permitting for bulkhead replacement and repair on portions of Long Island’s south shore will be streamlined under a draft permit released yesterday, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joe Martens announced. “In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, DEC issued an emergency permit for bulkhead repair to expedite storm recovery efforts,” DEC […]

  • 15 January 2014

    Teekay Offshore Partners said that it has issued NOK 1,000 million in senior unsecured bonds, maturing in January 2019, in the Norwegian bond market. The aggregate principal amount of the bonds is equivalent to approximately 165 million U.S. dollars (USD). The bond offering was significantly oversubscribed. The proceeds of the bonds are expected to be […]

  • 15 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The seventh annual Shifting International Trade Routes conference at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay Hotel will feature a press conference beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 23. The program is sponsored by the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), in cooperation with the U.S. Maritime Administration (MarAd) and hosted by the Tampa Port Authority […]

  • 7 January 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    The Water Power Program of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently issued a Notice of Intent for a funding opportunity expected to be posted early this year, pending congressional appropriations. The Notice of Intent, titled “Environmental Stewardship for Renewable Energy Technologies: Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Environmental and Resource Characterization Instrumentation“, intends to support the […]

  • 29 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    General Electric Co. issued a report on the environmental dredging project the Company is conducting on the Upper Hudson River in New York State. The Company said its completion of the project — expected in 2016 — will fully resolve its remedial liabilities. Any liability for natural resource damages beyond the cleanup is speculative at […]

  • 26 December 2013

    The upcoming World LNG Fuels 2014 will address key questions considered by investors in the growing LNG fuel market: Who will dominate? Export developers selling side streams to major fleets or small, more nimble merchant operators who can react quickly as technology and markets shift? Where will the line of demarcation between these two groups […]

  • 25 December 2013

    The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday the publication of a final rule revising its regulations to implement Section 301 of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004. This Act authorized the Commandant of the Coast Guard to waive the statutory requirement to mark sunken vessels with a light at night if the Commandant […]

  • 25 December 2013

    The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday the publication of a final rule revising its regulations to implement Section 301 of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004. This Act authorized the Commandant of the Coast Guard to waive the statutory requirement to mark sunken vessels with a light at night if the Commandant […]

  • 24 December 2013

    Russian and Ukraine have managed to reach a settlement on gas price issue. The agreement has been achieved due to the common understanding of the need to make a move towards each other by the Ukrainian and Russian side. “A key role was played by the understanding that this issue has become such strong irritant in […]

  • 18 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has issued Claims against each of (i) Petroleum Geo-Services ASA, (ii) PGS Exploration (UK) Limited and (iii) PGS Geophysical AS (together “PGS”) in the High Court of Justice, Patent Court, London, UK. The basis for these Claims is the evaluation by EMGS that PGS has used the Towed Streamer EM in […]

  • 13 December 2013

    John Wood Group issued pre-close trading update for the year to 31 December 2013. The group has delivered good growth in 2013 and is confident of achieving performance for the year in line with expectations. In 2014, the mix of opex and capex activities in business and the contribution from completed acquisitions is expected to […]

  • 12 December 2013
    Vessels

    Leading classification society has released its second version of the Guidelines for Gas Fuelled Ships. This updated version reflects the requirements for the design of natural gas fuelled ships based on the outcome of discussions held at IMO regarding the International Code of Safety for ships using gases or other low flash-point fuels (IGF Code). […]

  • 10 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    BC Ferries announced yesterday that the company has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to five pre-qualified shipyards, including one Canadian proponent, to build three intermediate class ferries to replace the 48-year old Queen of Burnaby and the 49-year old Queen of Nanaimo. Both of these vessels are nearing the end of their service lives […]