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  • 9 March 2017

    MPI Offshore’s wind turbine installation vessel MPI Discovery has arrived at the 400MW Rampion offshore wind farm and is getting ready to start installing first MHI Vestas turbines at the site.

  • 18 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Anders Jensen (Lifetime Achievement Award), Sina Saremi (Rising Star Award) and DHI project ‘Hvide Sande Harbor, Denmark’ were presented with top industry honors at the Dredging & Port Construction (DPC) Innovation Awards 2016 in London. DHI’s harbor project was highly commended for the re-design of structures and of management of the dredging around the harbor, […]

  • 2 December 2016

    Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control (PSC) inspection, the country’s Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) said.  Apart from the newly detained vessels, four ships including Malaviya Seven, Sea Trident, Southern Star and Cien Porciento remained under detention from previous months. Ships detained in […]

  • 23 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Bahri took delivery of the new very large crude carrier (VLCC) Kassab on January 22.

  • 19 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Vattenfall Wind Power AB and Ziton A/S have signed an extension of their current framework agreement which will see Ziton providing jack-up vessels for major component replacements at Vattenfall’s offshore wind farms for one additional year. As a result, the framework agreement will expire in November 2020, Ziton said. Vattenfall and Ziton signed the initial three-year […]

  • 19 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Vattenfall Wind Power AB and Ziton A/S have signed an extension of their current framework agreement which will see Ziton providing jack-up vessels for major component replacements at Vattenfall’s offshore wind farms for one additional year. As a result, the framework agreement will expire in November 2020, Ziton said. Vattenfall and Ziton signed the initial three-year […]

  • 3 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Majority of investors at the tanker operator Philly Tankers AS have agreed to sell the contracts for four tankers to be built by Aker Philadelphia Shipyard to a subsidiary of the energy infrastructure company Kinder Morgan for USD 568 million. On August 10, Kinder Morgan signed a definitive agreement with Philly Tankers LLC, a U.S. subsidiary of […]

  • 10 April 2013

    Statoil has awarded the contract for drilling services on the Mariner platform on the UK continental shelf to UK based Odfjell Drilling. “Mariner is the largest new offshore development in the UK in more than a decade. Over its lifetime the project will generate jobs and substantial ripple effects for UK and the Aberdeen region. […]

  • 31 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Shanghai-listed Cosco Shipping (Coscol) has through its subsidiary Cosco Southern Asphalt ordered two 13,000 dwt bitumen/asphalt carriers at its compatriot yard Wuchang Shipbuilding. Cosco Southern currently has 11 asphalt carriers in its fleet totaling in 72,300 dwt. The company said it would pay CNY 163m (USD 26.2m) for each vessel. The financing will be provided from the company’s own reserves and […]

  • 30 October 2013

    Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) announced today in its regulatory filing to the Korea Stock Exchange that the company has won two orders worth approx $492 million for the construction of sixteen MR tankers. The two contracts were signed on Oct 29th 2013, with ship owners from the Middle East. All vessels should be delivered by […]

  • 25 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    UK cable seal manufacturer Roxtec has designed and supplied a sealing solution for the Rampion offshore wind farm, located 13 kilometers off the coast of Sussex. The Rampion site has a target capacity of 400 MW, generated by 116 wind turbines, expected to be completed in 2018. Roxtec UK managing director, Clive Sharp, said: “This contract […]

  • 10 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Noble Corporation, a U.S.-based drilling contractor, has announced that it has secured a contract for its newbuild Noble Houston Colbert jack-up rig, as well as contracts and contract extensions for four other rigs in the Arabian Gulf. In its fleet status report, the drilling contractor said that the contract is expected to start in April […]

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    North Highland College – Environmental Research Institute has issued a tender for hydrographic instruments support services. The contract is for the provision of hydrographic instrumentation support for a minimum of one day per week dependant on needs, weather and sea conditions. The project will start in June 2014 and last until November 2016. The promoter […]

  • 10 August 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Kinder Morgan said it has signed a definitive agreement with Philly Tankers valued at $568 million, to take assignment of contracts for the construction of four, new 50,000-deadweight-ton, Tier II LNG-ready tankers to be constructed at the Aker Philadelphia Shipyard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

  • 3 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    NYSE-listed dry bulk owner and operator Scorpio Bulkers has reached agreements with shipyards to reduce the price to be paid under the shipbuilding contracts of four Kamsarmax vessels and two Ultramax vessels by an aggregate of USD 13 million. The bulk carriers in question were scheduled for delivery between the third quarter and the fourth quarter of 2016, […]

  • 21 February 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway has granted Aker BP consent to connect the Oda field to the Ula field. The Oda field, previously named Butch, is located in the North Sea licence PL 405. The field, operated by Centrica, is to be developed as a subsea facility tied back to the Ula field, where Aker BP is […]

  • 3 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Triton, a private equity investment company, is now the largest shareholder of DeepOcean, after the investment announced at the end of November 2016 was completed on 31 December 2016. “Through the substantial equity raise and the future support of Triton, DeepOcean is well positioned to weather the downturn in oil & gas markets and also to take advantage […]

  • 10 August 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Kinder Morgan said it has signed a definitive agreement with Philly Tankers valued at $568 million, to take assignment of contracts for the construction of four, new 50,000-deadweight-ton, Tier II LNG-ready tankers to be constructed at the Aker Philadelphia Shipyard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

  • 11 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Two 70 foot narrow beam mud boats, funded by Stroud Town Council, were launched into the Stroudwater Navigation at Stonehouse on 5th November 2016. The dredger “Augustus Gloop” had been craned out of the Ham Mill pound east of Stroud where it had been working, and transported to Stonehouse by road transport. The addition of […]

  • 14 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Ensco has been awarded three drillship contracts offshore West Africa, representing an aggregate three years of contracted term and more than six additional years of options. ENSCO DS-4 is expected to start a two-year contract with Chevron offshore Nigeria in August 2017. The contract also includes option for one additional year of work. Ensco recently […]

  • 3 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Greek shipping company Diana Containerships has signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) to sell its Panamax vessel Angeles for demolition for around USD 6.69 million before commissions. Previously named YM Los Angeles, the vessel is expected to be delivered to an unnamed buyer by mid-November 2016. The 4,923 TEU Angeles was built in 2006 by […]

  • 17 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The head of the financially-troubled South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) was interrogated by prosecutors on January 17, 2017, due to allegations that the firm altered accounts and figures to hide its losses, local media reported. Jung Sung-leep, DSME’s President and CEO since May 2015, has been reportedly charged with underreporting some KRW […]