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  • 12 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS has received consent to use the Ekofisk 2/4 Z facility on the Ekofisk field. The Ekofisk field will remain in production far longer than originally planned when the field was first put into production in 1970. This has created a need for a new production facility, Ekofisk 2/4 Z. Ekofisk 2/4 Z […]

  • 19 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Suez Canal is still the most efficient route to transport large amounts of cargo between Asia and Europe. However, due to the melting of sea ice in Arctic regions, ships are able to sail faster from East Asia to Western Europe by taking the Northeast Passage. Furthermore, the development of a railway connecting China […]

  • 26 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Berth productivity on mega-container ships slipped in 2014 on a global basis, underscoring the continuing challenges that ports, terminals and container lines are facing in combating congestion and delays at major seaports around the world, according to US-based market analyst IHS Inc.  The number of total containers loaded, off-loaded and re-stowed per hour on mega-container […]

  • 26 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Berth productivity on mega-container ships slipped in 2014 on a global basis, underscoring the continuing challenges that ports, terminals and container lines are facing in combating congestion and delays at major seaports around the world, according to US-based market analyst IHS Inc.  The number of total containers loaded, off-loaded and re-stowed per hour on mega-container […]

  • 6 September 2010
    Project & Tenders

    The Macondo well, which spilled an estimated 4.9 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, has been secured and no longer … (bigpondnews) [mappress] Source: bigpondnews, September 06, 2010;

  • 13 May 2016

    India-flagged tanker Distya Ameya has been removed from the UN Security Council’s blacklist initially included amid measures aimed at preventing attempts to “illicitly export crude oil from Libya.” The ship had attempted to transport some 650,000 barrels of crude oil shipped by the country’s eastern government for UAE-based DSA Consultancy FZC. However, the attempt was thwarted by Tripoli-based National Oil Corporation (NOC), the internationally-recognized […]

  • 31 March 2006

    European Union regulation has been called into effect by the obscure Committee for the Discontinuance of Imperial Appellations in Public Life and Nomenclature which has serious repercussions for the continuance of the Volvo Open 70 class and, indeed, for many classes in sailing today.

  • 4 April 2016

    The wreck of the ill-fated containership MV Rena no longer posses a danger to navigation in the Astrolabe Reef region, according to maritime organization Maritime New Zealand. As a result, the organization has withdrawn two statutory notices relating to the wreck issued after the vessel grounded on the reef on 5 October 2011. The notices declared […]

  • 13 October 2010

    Falklands operator Rockhopper Exploration is discussing a new rig deal which could see up to eight more wells drilled in the South Atlantic with the Ocean Guardian rig. Rockhopper signalled today that it has held talks with the Ocean Guardian owner Diamond Drilling UK to secure the rig for a further three firm wells and […]

  • 19 March 2010

    A. P. Møller-Mærsk is conducting full-scale tests in order to extend the docking interval from five to seven and a half year. The project is a cooperation between the A. P. Møller-Mærsk, the classification society American Bureau of Shipping and the Danish Maritime Authorities (DMA).

  • 2 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Dutch energy company, Eneco, said it will no longer invest in renewable energy projects since that is not possible without losing money and jobs, the Dutch media reported. This was announced by Eneco’s CEO Jeroen de Haas after consultations with high officials of the Ministry of Economic Affairs on Wednesday. Namely, according to a decision by Economy Minister Henk Kamp, the company […]

  • 17 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian oil services company, Aker Solutions, has presented five strategic objectives after splitting in two in September last year. “The split allows us to reduce complexity, build on synergies and bring down costs, which makes us much better equipped to respond to the needs of customers in the 22 countries where we operate,” said Chief Executive […]

  • 6 February 2007

    THE property developer Denis O’Neil’s proposed super-marina in Rose Bay will contain boats twice as long as the 18.5-metre limit the NSW Maritime Authority had set out in an agreement with the previous owner. Mr O’Neil proposes to store four 35-metre power boats in the marina and allocate eight spots for vessels between 25 and […]

  • 30 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Westport Department of Public Works has announced that a request to extend the weekday construction hours until 10 p.m. for work related to the dredging of the Compo Marina basin has been approved. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ permit for the dredging stipulates that in-water work must be completed by Feb. 1, 2015. […]

  • 27 October 2016

    How to navigate the downturn in the offshore and energy industry from a human capital perspective? That was the focus of the Human Capital Panel on Wednesday morning at Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference. The panelists, all with an HR background, shared their expertise under the guidance of two moderators. The discussion was formed around five […]

  • 9 January 2014

    Wärtsilä and Rolls-Royce have announced today that the companies are no longer in discussions under which Rolls-Royce would take over the marine business of the Finland’s engine manufacturer.   In a press release issued this morning Wärtsilä‘s Board of Directors said: “Wärtsilä Corporation notes the recent speculation about a potential transaction between Rolls-Royce Plc and Wärtsilä. We […]

  • 31 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    When Glitne came on stream in 2001, the intention was for it to produce for 26 months. Twelve years later its final drops of oil are being extracted and it has now been decided to close the field. Glitne is the story of how important various measures are for extending the lifetime of a field […]

  • 11 November 2013

    ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS has received consent to use the Ekofisk 2/4 Z facility on the Ekofisk field. The Ekofisk field in the Norwegian part of the North Sea will remain in production far longer than originally planned when the field was first put into production in 1970. This has created a need for a new […]

  • 29 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Dubai based Dragon Oil, an independent oil and gas exploration, development and production company with producing assets offshore Turkmenistan, today announced it was no longer interested in Bowleven takeover. Two weeks ago, Dragon Oil released a statement which said that the company was exploring options to purchase all Bowleven’s shares, in order to expand its […]

  • 24 October 2016

    The times are gone that a green mindset is just for the idealistic ones among us. Those with a good business sense know that public demand and new regulations create opportunities for environmental friendly products. Take Damen. With their new portable ballast water treatment unit, they enter the market in the right moment. Every ship […]

  • 6 March 2013

    DONG Energy published the company’s 2020 strategy. Here is the short version. At the same time as DONG Energy announced its annual accounts for 2012, the strategy for 2020 was disclosed. DONG Energy has set clear ambitions for four focal areas. DONG Energy will: 1. Quadruple installed offshore wind capacity 2. Double oil and gas […]

  • 9 November 2010

    The Senate Blue Ribbon committee will no longer conduct investigations on the controversial P18.5-billion Laguna Lake Rehabilitation Project…  (philstar) [mappress] Source: philstar, November 9, 2010;