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  • 15 November 2010

    Costa Rica boasted Saturday of a “diplomatic victory” in its border spat with Nicaragua after the Organization of American States approved a… (orlandosentinel) [mappress] Source: orlandosentinel, November 15, 2010;

  • 18 January 2006

    Back to where we were on movistar. The replaced O-ring in the port hydraulic ram has spat the dummy. Consequence, the keel is back to a max of 20 degrees. This way there is not much force on the cylinders and less loss of hydraulic fluid.

  • 6 June 2006

    Amid a growing spat over naval contracts, Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov on Tuesday lashed out at overspending at two St. Petersburg shipyards that state arms trader Rosoboronexport is reportedly trying to acquire, and backed the idea of a national shipbuilding holding. At a St. Petersburg meeting with the government’s maritime collegium, Ivanov, who also serves […]

  • 4 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    China’s Cosco Dalian shipyard has, through arbitration in London, resolved a dispute it had with its client Dalian Deepwater Developer, regarding a contract termination for the construction of a deepwater drillship. The shipyard does not need to make any further payments to its client. To remind, on August 5, 2013, Dalian Deepwater Development served a notice […]

  • 20 March 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Songa Offshore emerges victorious from rig spat with DSME

  • 8 March 2005

    South Korea on Tuesday claimed victory in a long-running shipbuilding dispute with the European Union, after the World Trade Organisation largely rejected Brussels’ complaint that Seoul was illegally subsidising the industry.

  • 16 May 2017

    Singapore’s offshore vessel owner POSH has yet to resolve its dispute with Makamin Offshore in Saudi Arabia. POSH last year started legal action against Makamin, seeking $6.6 million owed for vessel charters. This claim was dismissed by Makamin, who then filed a counter lawsuit. More here: https://bit.ly/23gJw6o In a new development, POSH on Monday said it […]

  • 20 June 2014

    “The threat  to nearby nature reserve Bear Island is still not over”, Greenpeace has warned today, after it has been announced that Statoil failed to find oil at the Apollo well in the Barents Sea. “Although the Apollo well is dry, the threat that Statoil poses to Bear Island and the rest of the Arctic […]

  • 6 April 2016

    A dispute is heating up between the Saudi offshore vessel provider Makamin Offshore, and Singapore’s shipowner POSH, following the legal proceedings initiated in Saudi Arabia by POSH in March, 2016. Makamin has rejected all the claims made by POSH, and has filed a counter lawsuit. To remind, POSH Semco in March started a legal action against […]

  • 26 August 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Songa Offshore, an Oslo-listed offshore drilling contractor, is standing its ground regarding the dispute with South Korea’s shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co (DSME) over two drilling rigs, the Songa Equinox and Songa Endurance. To remind DSME, which built four Cat D rigs for Songa Offshore, in 2015 launched arbitration proceedings in respect of the construction contracts for […]

  • 31 May 2016

    Fugro, a provider of integrated geotechnical, survey, subsea and geoscience services, has claimed another court victory against Boskalis, one of its largest shareholders. According to Fugro, the Court of Appeal in The Hague on Tuesday ruled in favor of Fugro and dismissed a claim by Boskalis to force a shareholders’ vote on a non-binding recommendation in […]

  • 30 May 2016
    Exploration & Production

    The rig dispute between the offshore drilling contractor Songa Offshore and the South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) is yet to be resolved. The dispute between the pair remains unresolved even after the delivery of all four Cat D rigs, that Songa ordered from DSME in 2011 and 2012, with the fourth […]

  • 21 March 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Drilling contractor Songa Offshore is pressing on with its defence in an arbitration case with South Korean shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME).  According to Songa Offshore’s statement on Monday, the drilling contractor submitted its defence in the arbitrations initiated by DSME in 2015, regarding the first two Cat D rigs DSME built for […]

  • 23 March 2016
    Project & Tenders

    BG Egypt, a subsidiary of BG Group, a UK company recently taken over by Shell, has reportedly stopped work on some Mediterranean Sea projects, offshore Egypt. According to a Reuters report on Tuesday, which cited an official at the Egyptian General Petroleum Corp (EGPC), the company couldn’t reach a deal with the Egyptian government on the […]

  • 10 August 2018

    US LNG exporter Cheniere said that the ongoing trade tussle between the United States and China will not have any economic impact on the company. 

  • 1 July 2014

    Statoil has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 7324/9 Mercury in production licence 614 in the Barents Sea using the Transocean Spitsbergen semi-submersible drilling rig.

  • 24 July 2017

    An arbitration tribunal has ruled in favor of Songa Offshore and against the Korean rig builder Daewoo in a rig spat stemming from 2015. Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering, DSME, which built four Cat D semi-submersible drilling rigs for Songa Offshore, in 2015 launched arbitration proceedings in respect of the construction contracts for the two […]

  • 30 November 2015
    Exploration & Production

    The rig construction dispute between Marco Polo Marine’s Marco Polo Drilling (MP Drilling) and Sembcorp Marine’s PPL Shipyard shows no signs of stopping, as both companies keep refuting the claims of the other.  In its latest announcement issued on Monday, MP Drilling disagreed with PPL’s statement from last week accusing MP Drilling of being in a repudiatory […]

  • 7 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Reuters: CMA CGM plans to continue to look for acquisition opportunities.

  • 20 November 2012

    RenewableUK, the trade and professional body representing the wind, wave and tidal energy industries, has welcomed AREVA’s announcement that it plans to build a wind turbine factory in Scotland, creating 750 jobs. The Scottish First Minister, Alex Salmond, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the company in Paris today, to find a site for the […]

  • 9 November 2015

    The UK Catering Offshore Trade Association (COTA) has made a new offer to its employees, following a strike warning which threatened to affect the UK offshore oil and gas operations. According to Unite, the UK’s largest offshore workers’ union, the offer could avert industrial action and end a long-standing pay dispute.  The spat between the employers […]

  • 8 March 2015

      The most read article at Offshore Energy Today this past week was the one on BW Offshore recovering bodies of three Brazilian workers who went missing after an explosion on an FPSO in Brazil, on February 11, 2014. The final death toll from this incident stands at nine. The second most popular article of the […]