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  • 26 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Offshore wind generation in the UK rose by 25% in the second quarter of 2019, contributing to a 9.9% rise in renewable generation, according to the latest report by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). In Q2 2019, generation from offshore wind saw an increase from 1.2 TWh to 6 TWh, which is […]

  • 17 August 2016

    A wind farm construction project should be meticulously planned involving, as near as possible, the complete supply chain from the very start if the execution is to be as successful as possible. On top of the large Tier 1 organisations involved, delivery of a project often involves a significant number of small to medium sized companies each with their […]

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Hong Kong-based container carrier Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) held a christening ceremony for its newest 21,413 TEU containership, OOCL United Kingdom, at Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in South Korea on September 27. Constructed by SHI, OOCL United Kingdom is the fourth in a series of six ships ordered by the company from the […]

  • 13 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Encouraging more women into seafaring careers will help the United Kingdom improve its skills base, especially as shipping becomes more technologically advanced, the country’s shipping minister said. “All of [the UK maritime sector’s] expertise depends on the endeavour of the workforce – the skills and the capabilities of legions of people who make the maritime […]

  • 3 August 2012

    In Britain, the power clock is ticking. Key decisions must be made and new policies implemented. Nuclear is to be a key plank of electricity supply strategy, but does not have public support. Investment in renewables has been rising fast, with wind power the chosen option. Proposed changes to planning rules may help accelerate the […]

  • 3 August 2012

    In Britain, the power clock is ticking. Key decisions must be made and new policies implemented. Nuclear is to be a key plank of electricity supply strategy, but does not have public support. Investment in renewables has been rising fast, with wind power the chosen option. Proposed changes to planning rules may help accelerate the […]

  • 10 August 2016

    The government of the United Kingdom has decided to tackle substandard working conditions at sea by enforcing the provisions of the Modern Slavery Act, which came into force on 8 August. Law enforcement officers across the country will join the fight against modern slavery at sea as they will be allowed to board and search vessels, seize […]

  • 6 August 2012

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “United Kingdom Infrastructure Report Q3 2012” report to their offering. News that UK construction output fell by the sharpest pace in three years in Q112 highlights the detrimental effect the government’s austerity measures are having on the industry. On a local scale, small and medium sized […]

  • 29 September 2017

    In the second quarter of 2017, offshore wind generation in the United Kingdom increased by 22 percent or 0.7TWh to 4.0TWh in comparison to the same period in 2016.

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency will host “Shallow Survey 2015” and a number of associated events in Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom, from 14-18 September 2015. The theme of the conference “High Resolution Surveys in Shallow Water” will be explored using a “Common Data Set”. The Common Data Set is […]

  • 20 January 2009

    Imtech Marine Group and Radio Holland Group announce that as per 1st January 2009, a new Radio Holland service location in the southern part of the United Kingdom has been established. The office of Imtech Marine & Offshore in the UK will perform service activities for navigation and communication equipment, ‘trading as Radio Holland’. Radio […]

  • 8 November 2006

    Haverton Hill shipyard in the North East of England has won a

  • 17 December 2014
    Authorities & Government

    RenewableUK has announced that one of the most prestigious global conferences on renewable energy will be held in the UK for the first time in 2016. The 6th International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE) will take place from February 23 to 26, 2016 at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre. It will be organised and hosted […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency will host “Shallow Survey 2015” and a number of associated events in Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom, from 14-18 September 2015. The theme of the conference “High Resolution Surveys in Shallow Water” will be explored using a “Common Data Set”. The Common Data Set is […]

  • 24 May 2016
    Vessels

    South Hook LNG terminal located on the shores of Milford Haven waterway is scheduled to receive another cargo of liquefied natural gas from Qatar next week.  Milford Haven Port Authority data shows that the 266,000 cbm Q-Max LNG carrier Mozah is set to dock at the South Hook jetty on May 29. Mozah, the first Q-max LNG carrier, […]

  • 6 May 2016
    Vessels

    The United Kingdom’s South Hook liquefied natural gas terminal is scheduled to receive a cargo of LNG from Qatar next week.

  • 24 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Remarkably, this trend precedes the February 4th summit, in which European Union leaders will meet in Hungary to discuss the continent’s… By Nicole Wong (technorati) [mappress] Source: technorati, January 24, 2011

  • 22 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Over the past year up to 60 cases involving 220 stowaways, costing over USD 1.6 million to rectify, have been reported, London-based marine insurer West of England P&I said. An analysis of the lasting issue of stowaways onboard entered vessels has shown that stowaways from European ports have increased noticeably in recent years. The high number of […]

  • 12 July 2017

    CLICK TO ENLARGE Almost three-quarters of cargo ships with a gross tonnage of over 20,000 tons are already compliant with the SOLAS-mandated Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) deadline of July 1, 2017, according to the latest figures published by the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO). This corresponds to a total of 9,680 cargo […]

  • 24 June 2016
    Vessels

    South Hook liquefied natural gas terminal in the United Kingdom is scheduled to receive a cargo from Qatar in July.

  • 7 February 2017

    The UK is set to receive ist first cargo liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Peru.

  • 29 August 2007

    Total today announces that it has reached an agreement to sell its 70% interest in the Milford Haven refinery in Wales to its partner Murco Petroleum. Upon completion of the transaction, Murco will be the sole owner of the 5.3-million-ton-per-year facility and the sole employer of the refinery workforce. The transaction is expected to be […]