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  • 19 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Quality is the paramount and must be maintained by continuous enhancement of shipbuilding standards, classification survey standards and ship operating procedures, it was concluded during the annual Tripartite meeting between shipowners, shipbuilders and classification societies  in Shanghai.  The meeting, held on 30 and 31 October 2014, was attended by high level representatives of the industry, […]

  • 15 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Partrac has announced the award of a marine monitoring support services contract for the ABLE Marine Energy Park (AMEP). AMEP is a fully consented infrastructure project in the Humber estuary designed to offer port facilities for the renewable energy sector. The contract comprises the supply, deployment, and maintenance of monitoring equipment, and the delivery of […]

  • 8 May 2019
    Ports & Logistics

    Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has denied a Section 401 Water Quality Certification to Pembina’s Jordan Cove LNG project.

  • 2 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Oilfield services company Expro has acquired well intervention technology company Quality Intervention AS (QI).

  • 4 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The entry into force of the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006 Regulation 3.2) in August 2013 requires ship owners to carry out “regular comprehensive documented testing of the ship’s drinking water supplies” in accordance with World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines. To help ship owners and operators comply with the requirement of being certified at intervals […]

  • 2 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Oilfield services company Expro has acquired technology company Quality Intervention. The Norwegian-based company was founded in 2008 and provides a portfolio of innovative products and services – coiled tubing technology (CoilHose), annular integrity technology (Well Spring) and innovative in-situ wellhead remediation tooling (Multi-tool). This acquisition should enable Expro to extend its well intervention capability with […]

  • 31 August 2015

    To be able to compete with the lower labour costs in Asia, Africa and the outer regions of Europe, we simply have to meet the highest quality standards. We don’t try to be the cheapest, we want to be the best. Still for a reasonable price of course. Van Voorden Castings is a foundry based […]

  • 25 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    OW Bunker, one of the world’s leading suppliers of marine fuels and lubricants, today announced the launch of a new global standard to ensure the quality of products supplied by its physical division. The move is part of strategy to drive annual global claims below 1%, an unprecedented figure in the bunker industry. Customers will […]

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The early results for 2015 show that there has been a marked improvement in bunker fuel quality, the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) said. According to the data gathered by Intertek ShipCare, 8% of samples tested in 2015 reported off-spec, compared with 10% in 2014. ”Test figures for 2014 also showed a significant change in purchasing patterns of […]

  • 31 August 2015

    To be able to compete with the lower labour costs in Asia, Africa and the outer regions of Europe, we simply have to meet the highest quality standards. We don’t try to be the cheapest, we want to be the best. Still for a reasonable price of course. Van Voorden Castings is a foundry based […]

  • 19 December 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    The quality of materials and coatings used is the most important factor in optimizing EGCS safety.

  • 10 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Cruise Line  accepted the 2012 Quality Ship Management Award from American Maritime Safety (AMS). This prestigious honor, which was bestowed during the maritime trade association’s annual safety awards in New York City, recognizes Norwegian’s extensive safety standards and pervasive safety culture. In presenting the award, AMS praised Norwegian’s strict adherence to safety guidelines and […]

  • 9 July 2010

    The Port of Rotterdam Authority and the Dutch Association of Inland Terminal Operators (VITO) initiate and will implement a quality mark for inland terminals. It aims at attracting more cargo to inland shipping. The quality mark will make it possible for shippers and logistics service providers to easily gain insight into the qualities and added […]

  • 19 March 2014

    A rigorous quality control process is undertaken on BG Group’s US$20.4 billion Queensland Curtis LNG project to assure that the protect adheres to the required standards. The Queensland Curtis LNG project involves construction of a two-train 8.5 mtpa LNG export plant on Curtis Island off Gladstone in central Queensland. The plant will be the first in […]

  • 21 October 2013

    Environment group Save the Reef says the new federal Minister for the Environment, Greg Hunt, should reconvene the Independent Review of the Port of Gladstone given the latest revelations about water quality in the harbour. A Gladstone Ports Corporation report from September-October 2011 has confirmed that high turbidity in Gladstone Harbour was caused by a […]

  • 17 March 2014

    Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has launched a highly innovative but simple solution to assist shipowners in meeting one of the demands of MLC2006. The Duct Air Treatment, showcased for the first time at APM Singapore this week, is an anti-bacteria block which works within HVAC systems onboard vessels to stop the spread of invisible mould, […]

  • 31 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation (NQBP) has engaged scientists at James Cook University (JCU) to undertake an extensive ambient marine water quality monitoring program. The monitoring covers an area from near Sarina to Keswick Island in the southern Whitsundays, a distance of 55km. Locations were determined in conjunction with JCU whose researchers installed the water […]

  • 15 February 2008

    A move to cut pollution from ships sailing into U.S. ports is pitting the West Coast against the Gulf Coast in what could become a bitter battle over who pays for cleaner air. At issue is California Democrat Sen. Barbara Boxer’s legislation, which would require ships calling on U.S. ports to use cleaner marine fuels […]

  • 17 June 2014

    Qatar Petroleum, together with several of its joint ventures and subsidiaries, has a strong presence at the 21st World Petroleum Congress (WPC), which is currently ongoing in Moscow, Russia. Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry and Chairman of QP, delivered a speech at the 21st WPC Opening Ceremony and Dinner, which was […]

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Environment group Save the Reef says the new federal Minister for the Environment, Greg Hunt, should reconvene the Independent Review of the Port of Gladstone given the latest revelations about water quality in the harbour. A Gladstone Ports Corporation report from September-October 2011 has confirmed that high turbidity in Gladstone Harbour was caused by a […]

  • 8 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is investing $10 million this year in 27 new high-priority watersheds and 13 existing projects that will help improve water quality in the Mississippi River basin. This investment is part of a commitment of $100 million over four years to address critical water quality concerns […]

  • 28 June 2018

    The level of customers’ satisfaction with the service quality of container lines is down.