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  • 27 October 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    On 26 October, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has imposed sanctions on the National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC), the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), and the Iranian Ministry of Petroleum, representing America’s latest attempt to increase economic pressure on Iran.

  • 23 July 2020
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) has once again issued a tender for an operator of the FINO2 research platform. BMWi had issued a similar tender back in March which was cancelled in June after none of the offers received met the required conditions. The ministry now intends to commission the operation […]

  • 17 March 2020
    Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) has issued a tender seeking an operator of the FINO 2 research platform. The operator will provide scheduled maintenance and repair, organization of research operations in coordination with the measuring institutes, as well as update the usage and security concept. The selected party will also […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Royal IHC has secured a contract from the Egyptian Ministry of Defense’s Engineering Authority (MOD) for the construction of ten IHC Beaver® 45 Cutter Suction Dredgers (CSDs) and two Delta Multi Craft (DMC) 1450 work boats. Commenting the latest news, IHC’s Commercial Director, Rogier Kalis, said: “This order follows last year’s order for the first […]

  • 12 July 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Damen Shipyards Den Helder has signed a midlife upkeep (MLU) contract with the Netherlands Ministry of Defence. Under this contract, support ship HNLMS Pelikaan, along with hydrographic survey vessels HNLMS Snellius and HNLMS Luymes, of the Royal Netherlands Navy, are heading to Damen Shipyards Den Helder for an extensive maintenance and modernization programme. The scope […]

  • 2 July 2019
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    The UAE Ministry of Education and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) recently signed an agreement to cooperate on the integration of renewable energy and sustainable development into the national education system. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed by Hussain Ibrahim Al Hammadi, the U.A.E. Minister of Education and Francesco La Camera, Director-General of […]

  • 15 May 2018
    Project & Tenders

    The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate and Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland ( plan to issue a tender for geophysical investigations on the Hollandse Kust (West) wind farm zone in early June.

  • 12 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Royal IHC has secured an order from the Engineering Authority at the Egyptian Ministry of Defense (MOD) which includes the construction of 10 IHC Beaver® cutter suction dredgers (CSDs) and five Delta Multi Craft (DMC) 1050 work boats. Commenting this, IHC’s Area Sales Director Africa, Rogier Kalis, said: “The CSDs will be deployed for the maintenance of Egypt’s […]

  • 30 March 2018

    Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) has approved NYK’s and Oshima Shipbuilding’s plan to develop an LNG-fueled post-Panamax bulk carrier. 

  • 6 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Fijian Ministry of Waterways is looking at retiring the two dredging machines, currently being used at the Luvuluvu Depot in Nausori and in the Labasa River, Fiji Broadcasting Corporation reports.  Under this latest plan, three million dollars have been allocated in the budget to buy new dredgers, according to Dr. Mahendra Reddy, the Minister for Waterways. During his […]

  • 11 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Fiji’s Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Parveen Kumar Bala, said that funding for the Vaileka River dredging works will be provided by the Ministry of Agriculture, the Fiji Times reports. Following a stakeholder meeting with Rakiraki residents and business owners earlier this year, the minister said that the removal of silt from the river was […]

  • 27 March 2017

    The wreck of the ferry Sewol, which was lifted last week following overnight salvage operations, is expected to embark for the Port of Mokpo, South Korea, on March 30, the country’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) said. The preparations to relocate she ship have been completed and salvage crew has been discharging oil and water from […]

  • 17 February 2017

    Spanish dockworkers have called off the announced strike after the government promised it would postpone plans to reform the port system and start negotiating with trade unions, Spain’s Ministry of Public Works said in a statement. Earlier, Spain’s trade unions said they will stage the strike on February 20, 22, and 24, 2017, against the reform plan announced […]

  • 3 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Republic of Maldives’ Ministry of Environment and Energy last week held a ceremony to mark the completion of a coastal protection project in Meemu atoll Naalaafushi. According to the ministry’s announcement, the ceremony was inaugurated by His Excellency President Abdulla Yaameen Abdul Gayyoom. This project, undertaken by the Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC), […]

  • 28 December 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) and Ministry of Oil and Gas of Oman, the LNG supplier to Japan, extended the memorandum of understanding for technical corporation signed in January 2014.

  • 23 March 2016
    Project & Tenders

    BG Egypt, a subsidiary of BG Group, a UK company recently taken over by Shell, has reportedly stopped work on some Mediterranean Sea projects, offshore Egypt. According to a Reuters report on Tuesday, which cited an official at the Egyptian General Petroleum Corp (EGPC), the company couldn’t reach a deal with the Egyptian government on the […]

  • 28 January 2016

    The major ports in India are undergoing upgrades, modernization and construction of new terminals, in order to add more capacity and develop into hub ports, the Indian Ministry of Shipping said. Compared to similar ports around the world, the current level of mechanization at India’s ports is not sufficient, the ministry added. Namely, Kolkata port is only 30% mechanized, […]

  • 21 August 2015
    Project & Tenders

    The plan for development and operation (PDO) for phase one of the Johan Sverdrup development, in the North Sea offshore Norway, was approved by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy Thursday, August 20, 2015. The Johan Sverdrup partnership consists of Statoil, Lundin Norway, Petoro, Det norske oljeselskap and Maersk Oil. The PDO for Phase 1 […]

  • 27 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Senat Shipping Company (Senat) has not responded to either the Singapore authorities or the UN regarding alleged links with the North Korean shipping company Ocean Maritime Management Company (OMMC), Singapore’s Foreign Affairs Ministry said responding to media queries about Senat’s blacklisting by the US. The U.S. Department of the Treasury informed last week that it had blacklisted Singapore-based Senat and is […]

  • 27 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Senat Shipping Company (Senat) has not responded to either the Singapore authorities or the UN regarding alleged links with the North Korean shipping company Ocean Maritime Management Company (OMMC), Singapore’s Foreign Affairs Ministry said responding to media queries about Senat’s blacklisting by the US. The U.S. Department of the Treasury informed last week that it had blacklisted Singapore-based Senat and is […]

  • 2 July 2015

    To avoid delays of one of the largest oil and gas developments in Norway in recent times – the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea – the country’s ministry of petroleum has decided to allocate ownership shares to the partners involved. As the companies themselves couldn’t reach the agreement, the ministry of petroleum has […]

  • 1 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    The UK Ministry of Defence has awarded £3.2 billion (USD 5.18bn) of contracts to support the management of the UK’s naval bases. The contracts will also cover the maintenance and repair of the Royal Navy’s warships and submarines. Babcock, which manages Her Majesty’s Naval Bases at Devonport and Clyde, has been awarded a £2.6 billion (USD […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    UK Ministry of Defence, Ships from Bristol has issued a tender for the provision of unmanned underwater vehicles. The tenders are required to supply two unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) with side scan sonar and bathymetric capability (conductivity and temperature Sensors), navigation system, through water 2-way communication and stand alone command and control unit. Furthermore, the […]

  • 20 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Minister of Manpower and Migration Nahed el-Ashri said that the Ministry stands fully ready to provide support to the New Suez Canal Project. Ashri said that she asked the manpower chief in Ismailia Gamal Abdel-Salam to assess the cost of the project’s needs in order to provide them. The minister made the remarks following a […]

  • 14 August 2014

    Germany’s Environment Ministry will support a pilot project by VTG, a wagon hire and rail logistics company, that will build innovative rail tank car design for economical and safe transportation of LNG, with a 244.000 EUR financial injection from its Environmental innovation program. VTG will, in collaboration with Chart Ferox, develop and construct Europe’s first LNG rail car […]