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  • 19 July 2012

    Santos of Australia today announced a 9% lift in second quarter production to 13 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe). Highlights: Quarterly crude oil production of 2.4 million barrels was the highest in four years and 46% above the corresponding period due to production from Chim Sáo in Vietnam and higher Cooper Basin oil production. […]

  • 27 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Shipbuilder and designer of offshore and specialised vessels, Vard Holdings, has seen its profit slip on operational expenses, despite revenue growth. Namely, the Singapore-listed company’s profit after tax decreased 83 percent from NOK 300 million in the previous year to NOK 50 million at the end of 2014. In the fourth quarter 2014 (Q4 2014), […]

  • 10 May 2006

    Fisheries production in the region, where the Tuna Capital of the country is located, has declined by 12% from 270,812 metric tons in 2004, to 237,557 metric tons in 2005, the latest data from the Bureau of Agricultural Statistics showed. Citing the report from the regional BAS, Ma. Lourdes Lim, regional director of the National […]

  • 28 November 2008

    On November 7, 2008 See- Berufsgenossenschaft (Marine Insurance and Ship Safety Association), VDR (German Shipowners Association) and PIA (Development and Assessment Institute in Waste Water Technology at RWTH-Aachen University) organized the 2nd Symposium on the Treatment of Waste Water and Liquid Waste on Ships (SOWOS). The event took place in Hamburg, the largest seaport of […]

  • 20 December 2007

    Public consultation has begun on proposals to extend protection for marine life around Britain. Seven areas, totalling 10,000sq km (4,000sq miles) of sea, have been earmarked as sites for the UK’s first offshore Special Areas of Conservation.

  • 23 November 2009

    The harbor dredging project is more than 90 percent complete and is expected to be concluded ahead of schedule, according to Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham, who yesterday commended Boskalis International, which is carrying out the work. Ingraham made the announcement as Project Manager Frans Thomassen led him on a tour of the project. Also on […]

  • 18 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Schlumberger has seen its quarterly profit fall some 20 per cent against last year’s Q1 result despite relatively flat revenue. The oilfield services giant generated Q1 2019 profit of $421 million, or 30 cents per share, on some $50 million higher revenue ($7.87 billion), against profit of $525 million. Sequentially, the profit fell 22 per […]

  • 24 March 2014

    Kentz Corporation, the holding company of the Kentz engineering and construction group, said its revenue rose 6% to US$1.66bn in 2013 compared to the year before. Financial Highlights Diluted EPS increased by 17.3% to 68.07US¢ (2012: 58.05 US¢); Profit before tax up 12.6% to US$118.0m (2012: US$104.8m); Profit before tax margin increased to 7.1% (2012: 6.7%); Gross cash balance up […]

  • 12 November 2015

    Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas reported a fall in its third quarter profit after tax to 1.4 billion ringgit ($319.5 million), impacted by the prolonged low oil price and the global supply glut. For comparison, the company’s profit in the corresponding period of 2014 was 15.1 billion ringgit ($3.45 billion), 91 pct higher than this […]

  • 22 February 2016

    Kosmos Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, has slashed its capex for 2016 by 20%.  In its 4Q 2015 report on Monday, the company said it plans a 2016 capital expenditure budget of $650 million, a nearly 20% reduction from 2015. Approximately $200 million is expected to be spent in Ghana, […]

  • 16 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    NYK has acquired 30 percent ownership of the CSI (Consorcio de Servicios Internacionales S.A. de C.V.) Group, a finished-car logistics company, and begun to participate in the CSI Group’s business. A signing ceremony was held at the NYK head office in Tokyo and attended by Leon Antonio Flores Elizondo, CEO of the CSI Group, and […]

  • 28 April 2015

    Russia’s Novatek said its first quarter natural gas sales volumes totalled 16 bcm, representing a 10.1% decrease as compared with the corresponding period in 2014.  The decrease was mainly due to colder weather in the first quarter 2014 relative to the first quarter 2015 resulting in much higher withdrawals of natural gas from the underground […]

  • 21 August 2015

    Australia’s Santos, operator of the GLNG project, reported a half-year net profit of $37 million after tax, 82 per cent lower than the previous first half, reflecting significantly lower oil prices and a higher exploration expense. The half-year results were also highlighted by improvements in production and significant cost reductions across the business, Santos said […]

  • 11 January 2008

    Plans to dredge the entrance to Scalloway harbour have been put on hold after the proposed cost of the job rose to more than £4 million. Shetland Islands Council’s harbour board had wanted to deepen the entrance to 9.5 metres to attract oil vessels into the port and priced the job at £2.2 million.

  • 28 April 2015

    Russia’s Novatek said its first quarter natural gas sales volumes totalled 16 bcm, representing a 10.1% decrease as compared with the corresponding period in 2014.  The decrease was mainly due to colder weather in the first quarter 2014 relative to the first quarter 2015 resulting in much higher withdrawals of natural gas from the underground […]

  • 9 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today reported a plunge of 42.2 percent in its net profit for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016, despite an increase in received orders and operating income. Namely, the company ended FY 2015 with a net profit of JPY 63.8 billion (USD 591.1 million), against JPY 110.4 seen in the previous fiscal year. […]

  • 18 February 2015

    Australia’s LNG player Woodside reported net profit after tax of US$2.414 billion, and a record underlying NPAT of US$2.421 billion in 2014, underpinned by record production of 95.1 MMboe and operating revenue of US$7.435 billion. Woodside CEO Peter Coleman said the results reflected Woodside’s rigorous approach to improving facility reliability and achieving cost savings across […]

  • 21 September 2016

    Petrobras, the debt-laden Brazilian national oil company, is going to slash its planned investments by a quarter over the next five years in order to reduce debt. Revealing its 2017-2021 strategic plan on Tuesday, its first such plan under the new CEO Pedro Parente, Petrobras said it would spend some $74.1 billion over the period, […]

  • 26 March 2015
    Vessels

    The construction of the Caribbean FLNG barge is about 95 percent completed, project partner Exmar of Belgium said on Wednesday. The commissioning of the unit will start in the course of this summer in China. Necessary permits and authorization to conduct the commissioning are currently on-going, according to Exmar. Pacific Rubiales will start chartering the barge […]

  • 11 December 2017

    Trafigura, one of the world’s largest commodities trading firms, said its LNG volumes rose 27 percent in the 2017 financial year as the global market continued its expansion and the company boosted its LNG trading capabilities. The independent company traded 8.1 million mt in the financial year that ended September 30, as compared to 6.4 […]

  • 10 May 2011

      BG Group plc today reported its 2011 First Quarter Results. First Quarter Key Points • Higher UK North Sea tax reduces earnings by $265 million • LNG operating profit for 2011 expected towards upper end of $1.9 to $2.2 billion range • Significant progress on long-term growth programme • Positive appraisal results on the […]

  • 22 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    FMC Technologies has reported third quarter 2014 revenue of $2.0 billion, up 15 percent from the prior-year quarter ($1.7 billion). Diluted earnings per share were $0.72, which includes a $17 million, or $0.07 per diluted share charge, net of tax, related to an intercompany foreign currency transaction. This is compared to diluted earnings per share […]