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  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Soon to be one of the world’s largest cruise ships, Harmony of the Seas’ exterior construction was completed this week at the STX shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. The newest member of Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis class of ships is now one step closer to full completion as her April 2016 debut approaches. With the exterior […]

  • 11 January 2017

    The 2010-built Hammonia Grenada has become the youngest containership sold for demolition, according to data provided by VesselsValue.  The Panamax boxship, owned by German company Hammonia Reederei, was sold for USD 315/ldt (leight displacement) and sent to an unknown ship recycling yard. The 4,256 TEU ship was built by Chinese shipbuilder Jiangsu New Yangzijiang. Market value of […]

  • 28 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Shareholders of the South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) approved on Monday the firm’s plan to reorganize its businesses into separate companies with the aim of improving its financial status.  Following the shareholders’ approval, HHI will be split into four sectors – shipbuilding, electronics, construction equipment and robotics. The new companies are expected to be formed in […]

  • 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 […]

  • 1 October 2015

    Aker Philadelphia Shipyard informed it has delivered the Ohio, the first of four 50,000 dwt product tankers that it is building for Crowley Maritime Corporation.

  • 13 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    MTG Dolphin shipyard in Bulgaria has started 2017 at full steam, with five repairs of vessels owned by the Canadian shipping company Fednav and the sixth one scheduled for February. In addition, there is one Latvian bulk carrier being repaired and a Bulgarian one is coming soon, the shipyard said. Moreover, the repairs of vessels […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 27 April 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The testing of the last MHI Vestas 8MW turbine on the Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm was completed this month and the wind farm has been fully commissioned, DONG Energy said.

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance

     Pan Ocean Co. Ltd,  a Korea-based shipping company, has ordered two new Capesize bulk carriers worth USD 56 million each from an unnamed shipbuilder. The investment comes as the shipper eyes further capacity “to secure vessels for cargo contracts,” as explained by Pan Ocean in its filling to Singapore Stock exchange. The bulkers are expected […]

  • 19 December 2016

    The video below shows the float-out of the first mega block of World Dream, the new cruise ship being built for Asian cruise line Dream Cruises at Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany.  The 151,300 gross ton newbuilding is scheduled for delivery in fall 2017, according to Meyer Werft. With a length of 335.35 meters and […]

  • 18 June 2015

    Petronet’s Dahej LNG import terminal on India’s west coast received a cargo of LNG from Qatar.

  • 24 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    A Norwegian-Dutch offshore service provider, Oceanteam, has announced that the company’s CFO Torbjorn Skulstad will leave the company. Skulstad left on prolonged sick leave back in May. He then in July relinquished his duties due to illness, with Oceanteam’s CEO Haico Halbesma assuming his tasks in his absence. In a statement on Wednesday, Oceanteam said that Skulgad would […]

  • 23 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Atlantis Resources has revealed that in the first three weeks of March, the average generation at MeyGen has been sufficient to power the equivalent of 1,250 UK homes.

  • 9 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    US-based cruise line Seabourn, part of Carnival Corporation, held a christening ceremony for Seabourn Encore, the first of two ultra-luxury cruise ships ordered from Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri, in Singapore on January 7, 2017.  The 600-passenger cruise ship was handed over to Seabourn in November 2016. The 41,865 gross-ton vessel, which features a length of 210 meters […]

  • 18 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    ZTT Group, Chinese manufacturer of cable systems, has received a contract from Emas Chiyoda and Italian company Saipem for three projects with oil giant Saudi Aramco worth $30 million. ZTT said that its 33kV and 15 kV cables would be installed at Saudi Aramco’s Hasbah II, Marjan & Zuluf, and Safaniya projects. To clarify, the […]

  • 21 May 2015

    Freeport LNG requested that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission starts the pre-filing review process for the proposed expansion of its export project on Quintana Island, Texas.

  • 21 December 2016

    Norway’s oil production in November was 9 percent higher than oil production in November last year, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reported on Wednesday.  According to NPD, preliminary production figures for November 2016 show an average daily production of 2 153 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate, which is an increase of 37 000 […]

  • 29 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has announced the nomination of Ms. Ilona Haaijer as member of the Supervisory Board. The nomination of Ms. Haaijer follows a decision by the Supervisory Board to increase the number of its members from six to seven. Therefore a vacancy in the Supervisory Board needs to be fulfilled. Ms. Haaijer has formerly occupied the positions […]

  • 7 October 2011

    At the IGU Council meeting 6 October 2011 in Dubrovnik, Croatia, important decisions were taken about future IGU leadership, membership and extension of the IGU Secreteriat. At the IGU Council meeting 6 October 2011 in Dubrovnik, Croatia United States of America was elected to host the World Gas Conference in 2018 and assume the Precedency […]

  • 27 April 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The testing of the last MHI Vestas 8MW turbine on the Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm was completed this month and the wind farm has been fully commissioned, DONG Energy said.

  • 7 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Cherry Grove Dredging Project is finally underway with the contractor, Orion Marine working near the ‘G Canal’, located between 44th and 45th Avenues North. According to the City of North Myrtle Beach, last week one dredge worked in the ‘E Canal’ and another was several blocks down in the Minor Channel. The dredged material is […]