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  • 13 December 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    US-based wave energy company Columbia Power Technologies (C·Power) is looking for an entry-level electrical or mechanical engineer. The Engineer is responsible for producing cost-effective designs that satisfy specifications of C·Power’s WEC. Balancing lowest cost of energy while ensuring system survivability is a critical aspect of the position. The professional will prepare design documentation, design justifications, […]

  • 8 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    The AIS vessel tracking service MarineTraffic has started supplying geographical positioning data to the Equasis project, a European Commission initiative started in 2000 which makes ship safety information more widely available. The Equasis project makes information, including a vessel’s age, ownership, management, flag, classification society, P&I club and recent geographical positions, available via an online […]

  • 9 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    With the opening of a new branch office in Jakarta, Indonesia, TOS has further strengthened its position as a global provider in personnel solutions. “The Asian market is a growth market for us. For our customers, particularly in the Offshore and Oil & Gas industry, this new branch office is a welcome addition. Through this […]

  • 22 February 2017
    Project & Tenders

    iSURVEY has secured a non exclusive call-off contract with Shell UK, Shell NAM, Norske Shell and Shell E&P Ireland for the provision of rig positioning and surveying services. The three year contract, which has the option of up to two, one year extensions, will see iSURVEY provide non exclusive rig and surface positioning services, subsurface […]

  • 11 February 2013
    Business & Finance

      IMO member states this week agreed on a proposal to undertake a trial period for port state control sampling and analysis once the International Ballast Water Management Convention (BWMC) has entered into force. Acknowledging that there remains a great deal of uncertainty about the methods used to sample ballast water and the real concerns […]

  • 16 April 2012

    The shipbuilding as well as yacht building industry endured an unpredictable year in 2011. Together with the Holland Shipbuilding Association and HISWA Holland Marine Industry, we look back on the past year and also discuss the developments for the future. “How is the shipbuilding industry doing? I would like to say well, although the accounts […]

  • 16 April 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    VERIPOS, part of Hexagon’s Positioning Intelligence Division, has secured a multi-year contract extension to supply GNSS services to UTEC, a global surveying company in subsea services group Acteon.  Under the terms of the agreement, VERIPOS will upgrade existing GNSS hardware with their latest multi-constellation, multi-frequency receivers and supply UTEC with a full range of proprietary […]

  • 19 December 2016

    Aberdeen-based Aisus Offshore has strengthened its global footprint following the award of 15 contracts and work scopes over the past three months. Most recently, Aisus completed four J-Tube inspections on a platform located in the Mediterranean Sea. Aisus has also completed internal caisson inspection projects in Norway and Denmark, utilizing its custom engineered Aquarius system […]

  • 25 June 2009

    The rejection of the European Shippers Council of the Rotterdam Rules is not shared by the Dutch and American shippers. The American NIT reproaches the ESC ‘lack of insight’ in the new system which is taken all things together in fact more favourable to shippers. The Dutch EVO does not agree with the negative conclusion […]

  • 22 March 2010

    After handling some 250,000 passengers in the last two years, 2010 numbers at the Columbus Cruise Center in Bremerhaven are expected to be down with Managing Director Veit Huerdler citing “unfortunate circumstances.”

  • 30 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Trelleborg has finalized the acquisition of Marimatech A/S, a company specializing in marine positioning and piloting systems, primarily in the development of software used for docking or mooring ships offshore or in ports. The acquisition will broaden and supplement Trelleborg’s product portfolio within berthing, docking and mooring solutions for ports and vessels. “The acquired company has […]

  • 6 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Plexus has entered into a collaboration agreement with China Oilfield Services Limited (COSL), Red Sea Technologies (RST), and Plexus’ Chinese licensing partner Yantai Jereh Oilfield Services Group (Jereh). The collaboration agreement will explore commercial opportunities for shallow water subsea and crossover wellhead production systems for oil and gas field activities in China. Plexus and Jereh will […]

  • 20 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    As the cruise line industry continues to strengthen its global presence and with the economy in an ongoing recovery mode, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and its cruise line members are looking forward to a positive year of growth with a 2014 passenger forecast of 21.7 million worldwide guests on CLIA’s 63 member lines, according […]

  • 16 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The corporate family rating of French shipping major CMA CGM has been affirmed at B1, the probability of default rating at B1-PD and the rating of CMA CGM’s senior unsecured notes at B3, Moody’s rating agency said. Moody’s further assigned a B3 instrument rating to the proposed EUR 300 million senior unsecured notes due 2025. […]

  • 5 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cameron announced that R. Scott Rowe has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective today. Rowe has served with Cameron for 13 years, most recently as President and Chief Operating Officer. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of OneSubsea, the company’s joint venture with Schlumberger Limited. He had […]

  • 4 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has taken a step towards developing its Smart Marine capabilities as it tested the remote control of ship operations. The testing, which involved driving the vessel through a sequence of manoeuvres using a combination of Dynamic Positioning (DP) and manual joystick control, was carried out on August 21 off the North Sea coast […]

  • 12 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Fugro has provided remote positioning services onboard a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for Bluewater during subsea inspection, repair and maintenance campaign in the North Sea. The week-long operation included accurate remote configuration of the positioning systems onboard the FPSO, the assisting anchor handling vessel and the dive support vessel, with no Fugro […]

  • 13 July 2012
    Business & Finance

      Ezra Holdings Limited, a leading global offshore contractor and provider of integrated offshore solutions to the oil and gas (O&G) industry, has announced that it has won six contracts worth a total of approximately US$87 million. The offshore support services division – EMAS Marine – has been awarded new charters for both platform supply […]

  • 24 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Veripos, world leaders for supply of high-precision GNSS positioning facilities to the offshore industry, has been awarded a three-year exclusive contract by Neptune Marine Services (NMS) of Perth, Western Australia for provision of services in support of its worldwide operations involving engineering solutions carried out on behalf of oil and gas, marine and renewable energy […]

  • 23 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

      By Charlie Hockless, Senior Offshore Analyst at VesselsValue Since 2014 we’ve seen a significant decline in the oil price from 115 USD/bbl to 28 USD/bbl, with a recovery to around 50 USD/bbl (today’s price 53.86 USD/bbl). The collapse of oil pricing, reduced spend on exploration and production and the increased efficiencies in the drilling industry […]

  • 29 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Leading independent offshore survey company UTEC has consolidated its presence in the Middle East and has completed another significant contract for a major international pipelay contractor. This is the second year in succession that UTEC has provided support to the contractor in the region. The UAE (Dubai) project involved UTEC supporting the state-of-the-art DP pipelay […]

  • 11 August 2014

    China recorded a trade surplus of USD 47.3 billion in July 2014. The record high surplus came on the back of very strong export growth while imports contracted. The world’s second largest economy saw its overseas shipments increase by 14.5% in July as compared to same month last year, as reported by international shipping association […]