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  • 26 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Recent developments in the crude tanker market, such as the delay in the IMO Ballast Water Management Convention and the OPEC meeting on Monday, are expected to add downwards pressure to the ailing sector. The OPEC meeting at St Petersburg on Monday, Saudi Arabia declared that they would cap crude oil exports at 6.6 mm/d in […]

  • 22 March 2016

    Subsea technology company Sonardyne International has made available to hire its new deep water hydrostatic pressure testing chamber. Located at its headquarters in Yateley, 40 miles south-west of London, the facility is now open to third party companies and organisations to test the integrity of their underwater components and instruments by simulating water depths up to […]

  • 14 February 2008

    Diesel pollution spewed from the world’s largest ships is increasing in U.S. ports and coastal areas even as regulators rein in car and truck emissions. Some members of Congress and local regulators are demanding that the Bush administration quickly curtail the ship pollutants to protect health instead of waiting for other countries to agree to […]

  • 20 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Owner and operator of pressurized gas carriers Epic Gas Ltd. has closed USD 50 million private placement and syndication of USD 120 million credit facility. The company said that it would use the net proceeds from the transaction to partly finance the construction of 7 pressurized LPG carriers under construction at shipbuilding yards in Japan. The […]

  • 20 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Owner and operator of pressurized gas carriers Epic Gas Ltd. has closed USD 50 million private placement and syndication of USD 120 million credit facility. The company said that it would use the net proceeds from the transaction to partly finance the construction of 7 pressurized LPG carriers under construction at shipbuilding yards in Japan. The […]

  • 4 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The Subsea Company from Houston, Texas, has improved its line of True Precision Pressure Gauges. Since last year, the manufacturing company has been tweaking its already precise proprietary equipment and parts and ensuring that all Subsea Pressure Gauges are Subsea Certified. . Each Subsea Pressure Gauge has an advanced bourdon tube design and is manufactured […]

  • 18 June 2012
    Authorities & Government

    Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees felt political pressure to approve Cape Wind, says the Associated Press. Internal documents, obtained by the Cape Wind project opponents, imply it was approved amid internal disagreement over the best way to avoid the turbines interfering with radar and jeopardizing airplane safety. Finally, the FAA decided that the answer to […]

  • 9 April 2012

      Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) is under pressure to expand and modernize the Mombasa port. Dredging of the Kilindini Harbour is expected to be finished four months earlier. The work of dredging the channel to a depth of 15 metres and width of 500 metres, which is carried out by a Dutch firm Van Oord […]

  • 30 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The latest reports suggest that the trend of declining freight rates that started last week will continue as carriers are starting to push back October general rate increase until China’s Golden week. Shanghai Containerised Freight Index reveals Asia-Europe trade prices are on their lowest since October 2013, marking a 9.5% drop to USD 822 per TEU. […]

  • 8 April 2016

    By Ron Bousso LONDON (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell is under pressure from shareholders to cut annual spending below $30 billion (21.3 billion pounds) after buying BG Group to ensure it can maintain its dividend given the slow oil price recovery. Shell and other large oil companies slashed budgets, scrapped huge projects and cut tens […]

  • 1 September 2015

    Iran’s gas transmission capacity to neighboring countries has increased with the launching of Tabriz’s pressure booster facility, in East Azarbaijan province.

  • 8 April 2016

    By Ron Bousso LONDON (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell is under pressure from shareholders to cut annual spending below $30 billion (21.3 billion pounds) after buying BG Group to ensure it can maintain its dividend given the slow oil price recovery. Shell and other large oil companies slashed budgets, scrapped huge projects and cut tens […]

  • 14 January 2010

    A Netherlands court has finally given its approval for the Scheldt deepening project on the Dutch side, removing a thorn in the side of neighbour Antwerp who has already completed its dredging works. The news was welcomed by the Port of Antwerp, which has long bemoaned the lack of progress by the Dutch.

  • 11 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    CAFNEC has welcomed the announcement that Federal Labor will formally ban the dumping of dredge spoil in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area if it is elected in 2016. CAFNEC Marine Programs Coordinator and Marine Biologist Josh Coates said: “CAFNEC welcomes this announcement of sensible policy to protect our Great Barrier Reef and call […]

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    From 10 to 13 June 2014, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway carried out an audit of Statoil’s use of managed pressure drilling using COSL Innovator on the Troll field. The objective of the activity was to audit that Statoil, the service providers, drilling contractor and other stakeholders, were planning, performing, and garnering experience from the […]

  • 8 June 2016

    Over the past two years, weakening fundamentals and much lower oil prices have resulted not only in lower gas prices but also in strong convergence across regional benchmarks, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said. In the first five months of this year, the average differential between Asian LNG spot prices and US prices was “just US$ […]

  • 10 May 2018

    Spanish dockworkers to strike across the country’s ports to pressure the government.

  • 8 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Suppressing harmful underwater noise in the Baltic Sea tops the agenda of the HELCOM Pressure group meeting, which is taking place from October 7-9, 2015 in Copenhagen. The occurrence of such abrupt sounds, challenging to measure, is planned for national reporting in a jointly agreed manner, and the register contributes to the overall task of […]

  • 26 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Lack of consolidation in the box carrying segment will resume exerting pressure on shippers, according to Drewry Shipping Consultants. Despite the fallout of the P3 network planned by Maersk, MSC and CMA CGM, competing shippers, especially those in China may not be in a position to keep up with the aforementioned shipping giants. Drewry pointed […]

  • 10 June 2011

    The government of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is pressuring the nation’s shipbuilding companies to waive their rights to … (upi) [mappress] Source: upi, June 10, 2011;

  • 30 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Speed was critical when Statoil wanted to use the West Elara jackup rig to install a high-pressure drilling riser for two wells in 132m of water at a Gullfaks satellite field, Norway. The riser had to be ready for installation in eight months to meet the rig’s operational schedule. Claxton Engineering, an Acteon company, managed […]