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  • 3 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Chatham Rock Phosphate today refuted the misinformation media campaign being run by the Deep Water Group and questioned fish trawling’s environmental record. In media articles George Clement of the Deep Water Group has described Chatham’s proposal to extract rock phosphate as a potential environmental “catastrophe”. “Such descriptions could be applied to fishing, when you think […]

  • 22 November 2010

    Radio Holland Netherlands (Rotterdam) and Spliethoff’s Bevrachtingskantoor (Amsterdam) signed a contract for the supply of a substantial connectivity solution on the global VSAT network of Radio Holland. The total solution supplied by Radio Holland consists of the hardware, the installation thereof, the airtime and the maintenance of the hardware. The three year contract comprises an […]

  • 22 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Aquaterra Energy has been contracted to design and build a freestanding Wellhead Support Structure (WSS) for Oil Production operations offshore Peninsular Malaysia in the South China Sea. The WSS will be the first of its kind to be installed in water depths of 65 metres in Asia and will be bridge linked to an adjacent […]

  • 13 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Earlier this year the underwater hull of the newbuild research vessel MYA II was given a lasting Ecospeed protection. The application was carried out at the Fassmer shipyard in Berne, Germany, where the vessel was launched on August 12. The vessel was handed over to the coastal researchers at the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI), Helmholtz […]

  • 27 April 2010
    Operations & Maintenance

    Today, Federal Environment Minister Dr. Norbert Röttgen together with Chief Executive Officers Dr. Werner Brinker of EWE, Dr. Wulf Bernotat of E.ON and Tuomo Hatakka of Vattenfall Europe are commissioning Germany’s first offshore wind farm during a ceremony in Norddeich. Alpha ventus is the first open sea wind farm of its kind in Germany’s territorial […]

  • 30 January 2012

    GE Oil & Gas said that it has successfully completed tests on the first of three LNG compressor trains being supplied for the development of Gorgon, one of the world’s largest untapped natural gas fields, off the coast of Australia. GE is providing a wide range of LNG and subsea technology for Gorgon, which will […]

  • 30 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Ulstein delivers a ground-breaking concept that promises major improvements for the operational centres of vessels

  • 2 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Within the past two years, liquefied natural gas (LNG) has gained a major foothold in the U.S. maritime industry. Large ferry companies in the Unites States and Canada are planning to adopt the fuel, and several U.S. operators have placed orders for offshore supply vessels and containerships. One key exception to this trend has been […]

  • 18 March 2020

    Shipping lines have canceled 20 voyages to the Port of Oakland between February and April 2020.

  • 10 March 2020

    Grand Princess docked at the Port of Oakland’s Outer Harbor Terminal.

  • 7 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Rockhopper Exploration and Premier Oil have signed a detailed heads of terms with Navitas Petroleum to farm in for a 30 percent interest in the Sea Lion project located offshore the Falkland Islands. 

  • 18 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Here are the five top tech trends which are reshaping freight forwarding.

  • 8 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Mirek Kaminski wants to improve ship design, making vessels more sustainable, effective and affordable

  • 15 October 2010

    When Portlethen Academy pupil Darren Bragg popped along the road for a job interview at a local engineering firm, little did he realise that he would be heading up the company’s new US base just seven years later. Darren left school a fortnight before his 16th birthday and secured employment at nearby AMC Engineering Ltd […]

  • 12 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The latest 0.1% Sulphur Directive effective January 1 has left the shipping industry with three possible choices on how to respond to the latest fuel requirements within the Emission Control Areas (ECAs): switch to Low Sulphur Marine Gas Oils (LSMO), install SOx scrubbers, or convert to alternative marine fuels such as Liquified Natural Gas (LNG). According […]

  • 9 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    To avoid major accidents, safety barriers are critical to stop accident pathways before they become serious, and they need to be treated accordingly. This has to be reflected in operations and ideally in regulations. If not, safety barriers which often address rare events might lose the everyday battle for attention among all the safety and […]

  • 6 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Marine and inland water-based infrastructure is a prerequisite for the sustainable development of economic bene ts and public welfare. Dredging works are needed to realise and maintain such infrastructure. It is widely recognised that such projects create an impact on the environment and in recent years awareness of these impacts has grown – on the client side as well as […]

  • 15 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The new Cat® 349E hydraulic excavator features a 396 net horsepower Cat C13 ACERTTM engine that meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim emissions standards. The new 349E delivers more engine and hydraulic horsepower than its 345D predecessor while consistently averaging five percent improved fuel efficiency in typical applications. The 349E’s Cat C13 engine, which operates […]

  • 9 August 2012

    Yesterday, at Alcoa Inc. in Massena, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer called on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to fast-track the approval and completion of a Proposed Remedial Action Plan (PRAP) to clean up the Grasse River. Schumer highlighted the importance of this cleanup because Alcoa’s multi-million dollar facility upgrade plans hinge on the completion […]

  • 21 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      Built by Ned Ship the 66m Emax E-Volution is a Culmination of the Very Best the Yachting World has to Offer. SOLAR HYBRID POWER SOURCES 2MWs of Renewable Energy supplied by Wind, Sun, Waves &Currents 2MWs of ZF Hybrid Power supplied by MTU 2000 series Tier 4i engines, the cleanest marine diesel engines on […]

  • 21 September 2011

    Built by Ned Ship the 66m Emax E-Volution is a Culmination of the Very Best the Yachting World has to Offer. SOLAR HYBRID POWER SOURCES 2MWs of Renewable Energy supplied by Wind, Sun, Waves &Currents 2MWs of ZF Hybrid Power supplied by MTU 2000 series Tier 4i engines, the cleanest marine diesel engines on the […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Since World War II, sea mines have damaged or sunk four times more U.S. Navy ships than all other means of attack combined, according to a Navy report on mine warfare. New sonar research being performed by the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) could improve the Navy’s ability to find sea mines deep under water. […]