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  • 9 September 2015

    Local Energy Scotland has launched the Scottish Government’s Good Practice Principles for Community Benefits from Offshore Renewables. In line with the onshore counterpart, the Scottish Government wishes to see Scotland’s communities sharing in the benefits of the country’s rich natural resources. Developers are encouraged to consider and adhere to the document on any forthcoming offshore […]

  • 27 August 2012

    APM Terminals will provide approximately $3 million USD for the development of a new modern commercial fishing terminal at the Port of Callao to accommodate the local fishing industry which had been concerned about potential displacement with the ongoing construction of a new expanded cargo facility at the port. The agreement, signed on August 20th, […]

  • 14 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Hull-based company Composite Panel Services has won a contract worth more than £500,000 to work on Siemens’ new offshore wind turbine blade factory in Alexandra Dock. The east Hull plant, part of a site that will eventually employ more than 1,000 people, is being built by national company VolkerFitzpatrick. It has asked Composite Panel Services to […]

  • 11 December 2013

    ”We have been building abroad since 1998 and are quite unique in the way we do this as most companies want to fabricate in their own factory or yard.” Arie Berkman, commercial director at Hertel Offshore refers to the company’s international success formula of building abroad at the site of one of their local partners. […]

  • 19 April 2005

    Shipping giant Maersk Inc., riding a wave of global trade growth, is poised for a local expansion and relocation, targeting the U.S. headquarters building of Royal & SunAlliance USA. Several real estate sources say the 340,000-square-foot Royal building and its lush, 40-acre campus at 9300 Arrowpoint Blvd. have caught the eye of Maersk, the Danish […]

  • 18 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    MHI Vestas is planning to soon reveal its localization plan for the offshore wind sector in Taiwan. MHI Vestas announced the plans after formally signing the preferred supplier agreement for the 300MW Zhong Neng offshore wind project. According to the company, the local industrial partnerships will be announced in the coming weeks. “MHI Vestas has […]

  • 18 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    MHI Vestas is planning to soon reveal its localization plan for the offshore wind sector in Taiwan. MHI Vestas announced the plans after formally signing the preferred supplier agreement for the 300MW Zhong Neng offshore wind project. According to the company, the local industrial partnerships will be announced in the coming weeks. “MHI Vestas has […]

  • 8 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    US offshore wind developer Vineyard Wind has entered into a Host Community Agreement (HCA) with the Town of Barnstable in Massachusetts.

  • 6 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Swedish design and engineering company Hexicon AB has, through Dounreay Trì Limited, awarded the construction contract for a novel floating wind farm off the northern coast of Scotland to Scottish energy sector service company, Global Energy Group. The works will be carried out at the Group’s Nigg Energy Park facility in the Highlands, and the […]

  • 19 November 2014
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital

    Deepwater Wind announced its commitment to partnering with the Nassau-Suffolk Building and Construction Trades Council and the Long Island Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, to develop a local offshore wind industry, including the creation of jobs on Long Island to support development and construction of its Deepwater ONE offshore wind farm. If approved by local regulators later this year, Deepwater […]

  • 22 April 2015

    Black Rock Tidal Power (BRTP), a SCHOTTEL HYDRO company, has brought Dr. Sue Molloy on board as General Manager. Dr. Molloy, who received her doctorate in Naval Architectural and Ocean Engineering from Memorial University of Newfoundland, is a Canadian expert in tidal power representing Canada on a number of standards and research committees. “When Black Rock Tidal […]

  • 8 March 2006

    Northrop Grumman chief executive officer Ron Sugar said Tuesday that excellent fourth quarter numbers posted in Newport News helped keep the company’s shipbuilding business going strong despite suffering heavy damage from Hurricane Katrina.

  • 6 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Swedish design and engineering company Hexicon AB has, through Dounreay Trì Limited, awarded the construction contract for a novel floating wind farm off the northern coast of Scotland to Scottish energy sector service company, Global Energy Group. The works will be carried out at the Group’s Nigg Energy Park facility in the Highlands, and the […]

  • 6 November 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Crown Estate Scotland has committed to launch a new scheme that will enable local authorities, development trusts and other bodies to apply to manage assets in their local area.

  • 15 July 2019
    Project & Tenders, Storage

    Siemens has placed multi-million pound contracts with companies across the UK for the construction of the transmission infrastructure for the Moray East offshore wind farm. As the lead contractor for onshore transmission infrastructure construction works for the 950MW wind farm, Siemens has placed several subcontracts since work began in September 2018. BAM Nuttall has been […]

  • 18 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Newhaven Chamber of Commerce is organising an information event in Newhaven to discuss the latest developments with the 400MW Rampion offshore wind farm currently under construction off the Sussex coast.  Chris Tomlinson, Development Manager, Rampion EON Climate and Renewables, will be the guest speaker at the event and he will bring those in attendance up […]

  • 22 April 2015

    Black Rock Tidal Power (BRTP), a SCHOTTEL HYDRO company, has brought Dr. Sue Molloy on board as General Manager. Dr. Molloy, who received her doctorate in Naval Architectural and Ocean Engineering from Memorial University of Newfoundland, is a Canadian expert in tidal power representing Canada on a number of standards and research committees. “When Black Rock Tidal […]

  • 9 March 2018

    The fire on board Maersk Line’s ultra large containership Maersk Honam has been localized.

  • 6 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Coast Guard and partner agencies located the missing barge, Dredge 200, on Wednesday after it capsized and sank earlier this week in Broad Sound approximately two miles southeast of Nahant. The barge’s location was confirmed by a contracted company using multi-beam sonar just north of the North Channel, the major shipping lane into Boston […]

  • 18 February 2019

    LNG giant Qatar Petroleum launched its localization program for services and industries in the energy sector aiming to localize the sector’s supply chain. 

  • 7 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Human Capital

    Lincolnshire businesses have been given an insight into opportunities with Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm and its contractors, thanks to the project’s first ‘Meet The Buyer’ event.

  • 7 December 2006

    Australia’s warships should built on home soil even if it costs more, a Senate committee has recommended. In its report on Australia’s naval shipbuilding sector, the Senate foreign affairs defence and trade committee acknowledged that building locally may come at a cost premium.