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  • 10 June 2020
    Environment, Infrastructure, Innovation, Market outlooks, Technology, Vessels

    The idea of cleaning hulls of vessels in transit is now becoming a reality with the innovative system developed by Norwegian company Shipshave.

  • 1 November 2011
    Business & Finance

      Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of commercial and industrial demolition and remediation services, today reported financial results for the quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2011. Commentary Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Berger said, “We were very pleased with […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Business & Finance

      Qatari maritime and logistics company Milaha is evaluating tonnage acquisitions across several sectors at the moment, Mr. Abdulrahman Essa Al-Mannai, President and CEO of Milaha, revealed in an exclusive interview with World Maritime News. Speaking of the strategic investment plans in vessels, taking into account the attractive tonnage pricing of both second-hand ships and newbuildings at […]

  • 5 April 2011
    Business & Finance

      2010 was a special and memorable year for Boskalis in many ways. Not just because it was the year in which we celebrated our centenary, but definitely also because it was a year in which we continued to develop the foundations for the future of our company. Record revenue and profit Above all, 2010 […]

  • 23 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Futuristic robots may be coming soon to an ocean. Sensorbots are spherical devices equipped with biogeochemical sensors, that promise to open a new chapter in the notoriously challenging exploration of earth’s largest ecosystem—the ocean. The devices are being designed and developed in the laboratory of Professor Deirdre Meldrum, ASU Senior Scientist and Director of the […]

  • 6 April 2015
    Business & Finance

      Qatar Navigation (Milaha) Q.S.C, a shareholding company with core interests in maritime transport and logistics, ended the 2014 fiscal year on a very profitable note. Milaha’s net profit for 2014 reached QR 1,049 million (around USD 288 m), a 10% increase over 2013, driven predominantly by strong performance in the company’s gas and petrochem segment.  World Maritime News […]

  • 6 February 2017

    VesselsValue, a website providing intel on offshore and shipping world including the valuations of the various kinds of vessels, has now expanded its coverage to offshore drilling rigs.   Offshore Energy Today has interviewed VV’s Head of Offshore Miles Cole to learn more about the service, how they come up with value estimates for rigs, […]

  • 20 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Storage

    Rob van der Hage, Business Manager Offshore at TenneT Netherlands, will be one of the panellists in the closing discussion on short and long term potential at the Offshore WIND Conference and has provided an insight into the sector from an interesting point of view – that of an electricity transmission system operator. Regarding his […]

  • 19 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Noble Corporation today reported first quarter 2012 earnings of $120 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, versus $127 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2011. Earnings for the first quarter of 2011 were $54 million, or $0.21 per diluted share. Contract drilling services revenues for the first quarter of 2012 […]

  • 6 January 2012

    December 20th, significant wave heights of up to 3 metres, wind force 5. Perfect conditions to try Damen’s High Speed Service Vessel (HSSV) 2610 Marineco Mariah. Offshore WIND, along with (potential) customers, Siemens, DONG Energy, WindCat Workboats, Sima Charters, SeaZip, Vestas, Maritime Craft Services and Chevalier Floatels, just to name a few, and other press, […]

  • 28 February 2012

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust, the local charity that protects wildlife on land and at sea, has announced that it supports an alternative option to develop Falmouth Docks which would save part of a nationally rare marine habitat. This alternative option is outlined in the Docks’ own Masterplan and initial estimates shows it could provide the economic […]

  • 31 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ithaca Energy Inc. releases its financial results for the twelve months ended 31 December 2013, independently assessed year-end reserves and an operations update. Les Thomas, Chief Executive Officer commented: “2013 marked a step-change in the development of the Company. Production, cashflow and reserves were all materially enhanced through the acquisition of Valiant. Significant progress and […]

  • 31 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

      Ciena® Corporation , the network specialist, announced it was selected by Southern Cross Cables, an independent Australasian bandwidth wholesaler that owns and maintains a trans-Pacific network, to expand its subsea cable network. To meet growing demand for high-bandwidth services and applications like video and cloud computing, which is now pushing its needs beyond 10 […]

  • 22 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Transocean Ltd. today announced the release of an internal investigation report on the causes of the April 20, 2010, Macondo well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. Following the incident, Transocean commissioned an internal investigation team comprised of experts from relevant technical fields and specialists in accident investigation to gather, review, and analyze the facts […]

  • 6 August 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    If the approval of the U.S. Vineyard Wind 1 offshore wind farm is further delayed, or if the project’s permitting process ends up with a rejection, the industry could take it as a signal to pour its offshore wind money in Europe and Asia, according to comments submitted to the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy […]

  • 29 May 2020
    Automation, Equipment, Innovation, IT & Software, Operations & Maintenance, Safety, Technology

    As desk-based workers get to grips with new digital tools, current working conditions in all major business sectors have made one question more pressing than ever before – what do we mean when we talk about digital? In heavy industries, such as oil and gas, investments in automation has reduced dependency on human activity and […]

  • 17 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    The massive consolidation drive in the container shipping market that dominated the narrative over the past four years seems to have brought about unexpected benefits during the coronavirus crisis. The driving force behind the phenomenon has been primarily achieving economies of scale, especially considering the amount of capital investment needed in new, ever bigger ships. […]

  • 30 November 2019

    2010, ZephIR HQ, Worcestershire, U.K.:  the ZephIR 300 Lidar – a remote sensing wind measurement tool capable of collecting wind data remotely from its installed location by use of a infra-red laser – was born, following an 18 month product development program that focused on improving the ‘usability’ of remote sensing devices. The resultant product […]

  • 28 October 2010

    At 07.00 BST (08.00 CEST and 02.00 EDT) on Thursday 28 October, 2010 Royal Dutch Shell plc released its third quarter results and third quarter interim dividend announcement for 2010. Key features of the Third quarter 2010 * Third quarter 2010 CCS earnings were $3,521 million, 18% higher than in the same quarter a year […]

  • 4 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United States West Coast ports have braved a particularly turbulent period with the congestion woes arising from waterfront contract talks between the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU). The prolonged talks affected considerably the port’s business performance, driving much of their clients to East Coast ports. Now that the new contract has been […]

  • 26 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Noble Corporation today reported fourth quarter 2011 earnings of $127 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, compared to $135 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2011. Earnings for the fourth quarter 2010 totaled $99 million, or $0.39 per diluted share. Contract drilling services revenues for the fourth quarter of 2011 […]

  • 10 September 2015

    After a tough year, the Egyptian government recently received some good news. Italy’s ENI announced that it has discovered the “largest ever” offshore natural gas field in the Mediterranean off the Egyptian coast.