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  • 8 November 2017
    Ports & Logistics

    Japan’s Inpex remains on track to start production at its Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Australia at the end of March next year. 

  • 8 November 2017

    The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) has allocated funds to 11 recipients to assist their participation in the environmental assessment of the proposed Nexen Energy’s Flemish Pass exploration drilling project in the Atlantic Ocean. 

  • 7 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The loss making freight rate levels witnessed in the tanker market during October are expected to be somewhat reversed as oil tankers enter the peak season, which runs from November to January, according to BIMCO. Crude oil tankers rates are expected to go up, but not to reach the highs of the previous peak season in […]

  • 7 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has just shared this amazing Reel Big Media’s video about the recently completed repair project at the Camp Cronin Fishing Area and overlook at Point Judith in Narragansett. Hurricane Sandy caused extensive damage to the area surrounding Camp Cronin and washed out a portion of the access road […]

  • 6 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Infrastructure

    FPSO operator Bluewater has received a one-year contract extension for its unit operating in the UK. 

  • 6 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Manson Construction Co., Seattle, Washington, has been awarded a $26.6 million firm-fixed-price contract for dredging of Morehead City, Wilmington, Savannah and Brunswick harbors, reports the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District, expects project to be completed by April 30, 2018. According to the Corps, the Brunswick Harbor maintenance dredging […]

  • 6 November 2017
    Rules & Regulation

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has established regulations to implement a 10-knot speed restriction for all vessels of 19.8 meters or longer in certain locations along the east coast of the US Atlantic seaboard at certain times of the year, GAC informed. As explained, these regulations are designed to protect endangered North Atlantic […]

  • 3 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Works on a flood defense scheme in the Staffordshire town of Rugeley are progressing well and on schedule to be complete before the end on 2017, Team Van Oord reports. The scheme, being carried out by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment Agency, will help reduce flood risk to more than 114 residential […]

  • 2 November 2017

    The Federal Transport Authority (FTA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has banned all ships flying the Micronesian flag from entering its waters and ports. The transport authority ascribed the decision to the fact that the Federated States of Micronesia doesn’t have an international ship registry. “Therefore, all ships/seafarers certificates issued under the FSM are a fraud, […]

  • 1 November 2017

    DONG Energy has received shareholders’ approval to change its name to Ørsted, reflecting a move away from oil and gas. Twitter jokes won’t be missed either.

  • 30 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    DONG Energy will start trading under the ticker symbol Orsted as of 31 October, after the shareholders approved the plan to change the company’s name to Ørsted.

  • 26 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Provider of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs), Teledyne Gavia, has recently been awarded a contract for the supply of a 6000-meter rated AUV for deep water search and recovery applications for delivery in 2018. The newly-designed SeaRaptor AUV will incorporate a broad range of Teledyne content including acoustic modems, a flight data recorder beacon locator and […]

  • 24 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The full range of coastal concerns will be up for discussion at the upcoming National Coastal Conference, with more than 180 speakers addressing an array of issues during the three-day event. The conference, presented by the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA), is titled “Beaches, Bays and Beyond” to reflect the breadth of issues […]

  • 23 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    CapeOmega, a HitecVision-owned oil and gas company, has decided to buy Njord Gas Infrastructure Holding AS, a Norwegian company whose purpose is to own and operate its participating interest of 8.036% in Gassled.  Gassled is a joint venture between infrastructure and petroleum companies on the Norwegian continental shelf that serves as the formal owner of the Norwegian […]

  • 23 October 2017

    By Van Oossanen Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design. CFD is a way to calculate the flow around a ship, allowing to predict accurately the generated wave profile, streamlines and resistance. While CFD has been used for much longer in aerodynamics and […]

  • 20 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal Transport Authority (FTA) and the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have agreed to work together to tackle abandonment cases in UAE waters. FTA and ITF officials met this week to discuss the increasing number of abandonment cases faced by the UAE and the Gulf State’s desire to bring an […]

  • 17 October 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Acadia University-led tidal energy research project has secured funding from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) to investigate the relationship between environment and tidal turbines.

  • 17 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    All seven members of Oregon’s congressional delegation yesterday urged federal environmental officials to support the prompt transition of the Portland Harbor Superfund site from the prolonged study phase to active cleanup. The letter from U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and U.S. Reps. Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer, Greg Walden, Kurt Schrader and Suzanne Bonamici […]

  • 13 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has installed a hybrid energy system on board Norwegian offshore supply vessel Viking Princess, making it the first ever OSV in which batteries reduce the number of generators aboard the ship.  The company informed that the new energy storage solution will improve engine efficiency, generate fuel savings and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. […]

  • 13 October 2017
    Vessels

    The technology group Wärtsilä completed the installation of a hybrid energy system onboard Viking Princess, the first offshore supply vessel powered by LNG fuel. 

  • 13 October 2017

    Finland’s Wärtsilä has completed work on the Viking Princess making it the world’s first offshore vessel with a hybrid energy storage solution. Wärtsilä said on Friday that the Norwegian vessel was the first ever offshore supply vessel in which batteries reduce the number of generators aboard the ship. The company added that the Viking Princess […]

  • 12 October 2017

    The bulk carrier SBI Carioca, which ran aground around 8 am on October 11 off New Brunswick, was refloated with the help of two tugs at high tide in the evening hours the same day. The vessel is scheduled to dock at Belledune “sometime this morning,” Pierre Murray, Transportation Safety Board (TSB) of Canada’s regional manager of operations […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) 2017 on Tuesday hosted ‘The rise of renewables session’ that offered a quick-scan of various renewable energy technologies currently under development and the markets set for their commercial implementation. The latest medium-term report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that in the course of the next five years […]

  • 10 October 2017

    Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference on Tuesday hosted ‘The rise of renewables session’ that offered a quick-scan of various renewable energy technologies currently under development and the markets set for their commercial implementation. The latest medium-term report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts that in the course of the next five years global renewables […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    4Subsea has been awarded a Shell-funded contract to support COPPE, the centre for engineering research and education at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). The project is funded by Shell Brazil and is a partnership with UFRJ-COPPE EMBRAPII. The primary goal is to extend the safe operational life of flexible risers. The research […]