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  • 26 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    A Danish bunker company has been ordered by a Danish court to pay a DKK 10 million (USD 1.5 million) fine for having defrauded a Malaysian firm in a “systematic and professional” manner over a period of nearly three years, according to the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA). The court also sentenced the company’s executive to three […]

  • 17 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C. has again vacated the judgment that would have required ION to pay more than $93 million to WesternGeco for lost profits from surveys performed by ION’s customers outside of the United States.   According to ION, the Federal Circuit Court had the case on remand from the United States Supreme Court, which, in June, ordered […]

  • 17 November 2014

    The captain of the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, who has been sentenced to 36 years of prison for gross negligence, has joined two other crew members of the ill-fated ferry in filing an appeal to their respective verdicts, Yonhap news agency cited court officials as saying Monday. Joon-seok was charged with homicide by the […]

  • 9 February 2006

    France yesterday tried to pour oil on troubled waters saying it was ready to take back hazardous substances recovered after dismantling its old warship at a shipyard in Gujarat even as the Supreme Court verdict on the issue is awaited on February 13.

  • 16 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Seatrade would consider its position for a potential appeal to the Rotterdam District Court’s ship beaching verdict.

  • 8 June 2015

    A New Orleans jury has acquitted David Rainey, the highest ranking executive from BP charged in the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010, from charges that he lied to the FBI. The acquittal followed Monday’s dismissal of an obstruction of Congress charge against Rainey by the judge. The indictment against Rainey, the former head of exploration at […]

  • 12 May 2011

    The verdict isn’t officially in, but one of the two experimental projects to control Mount St. Helens silt showed promise over the winter. T… By Andre Stepankowsky (tdn) [mappress] Source: tdn, May 12, 2011;

  • 13 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit recently affirmed the 2014 judgment that ION Geophysical Corp. infringed four seminal WesternGeco LLP patents covering streamer steering technology for marine seismic surveys, and that WesternGeco is the rightful owner of the technology, Schlumberger has revealed. In 2009, WesternGeco, a subsidiary of Schlumberger, filed suit for […]

  • 28 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian offshore survey company EMGS has signed an $8 million multi-client contract with an undisclosed company.

  • 28 March 2019

    Norwegian seismic provider TGS NOPEC has informed that the Borgarting Court of Appeal has granted the appeal by TGS of the decision of the Oslo District Court issued in October 2018 which deemed TGS guilty of tax fraud.

  • 2 October 2006

    A 78-year-old retired teacher died during a cruise less than two weeks after the ship had been detained due to a sickness bug, an inquest heard. Pat Horn, of Cheltenham, Glos, died on 8 June, a day after contracting the Norovirus which led to the Van Gogh liner being held at Harwich, Essex. More than […]

  • 30 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The reason behind the seizure of the Maersk Tigris containership by an Iranian Revolutionary Guard naval patrol on Tuesday is said to be related to an alleged unresolved cargo claim. “We have been in contact with the Iranian authorities – the Ports & Maritime Organization. They informed us that the seizure of Maersk Tigris is […]

  • 29 February 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Odfjell Drilling, an international drilling, well service and engineering company, on Monday posted a profit for the 4Q 2015 that was positively impacted by a reversed tax expense.  Odfjell Drilling’s net profit for the 4Q 2015 was $37 million, compared to a loss of $26.8 million in the corresponding period of 2014. Profit for the period is […]

  • 25 June 2015
    Authorities & Government, Environment

    The Hague District Court has ruled that the Netherlands must take more action to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in the country. The judge ordered the Dutch government to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25 percent by 2020 from benchmark 1990 levels. The case was brought to court by Urgenda Foundation, a […]

  • 25 June 2009

    The rejection of the European Shippers Council of the Rotterdam Rules is not shared by the Dutch and American shippers. The American NIT reproaches the ESC ‘lack of insight’ in the new system which is taken all things together in fact more favourable to shippers. The Dutch EVO does not agree with the negative conclusion […]

  • 13 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    In Oceanteam Shipping ASA’s legal dispute with Sawicon AS and its third party intervener North Sea Shipping AS concerning rights to and use of the North Ocean 100-series design, Gulating Court of Appeal has upheld Oceanteam’s appeal. Gulating Court of Appeal has invalidated Bergen City Court’s previous verdict in favour of Sawicon AS. With this […]

  • 4 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The Criminal Court of Marseille fined the captain of the cruise ship Azura and its owner Carnival Corporation & plc

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The main reason for the death of 32 people on board the ill-fated Costa Concordia cruise ship was the captain’s failure to promptly order an evacuation, prosecutors said in their closing arguments in court Tuesday, the Associated Press (AP) reports. Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino is being trialed before a court in Grosseto, Italy for manslaughter and abandoning […]

  • 21 June 2017
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance

    Galloper Wind Farm Limited expects a decision on the application to build an operations and maintenance facility for the 336MW Galloper offshore wind farm at Harwich International Port to be made in July.

  • 21 June 2017
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance

    Galloper Wind Farm Limited expects a decision on the application to build an operations and maintenance facility for the 336MW Galloper offshore wind farm at Harwich International Port to be made in July.

  • 15 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian vessel contractor, Siem Offshore, reported that Kristiansand District Court has today ruled in the tax case against Siem Offshore Inc. and its CEO Terje Sørensen. According to the Oslo-listed company, Terje Sørensen was completely acquitted. However, Siem Offshore was convicted for lack of filing returns and accounting to accounting registry, but acquitted of the charges […]

  • 3 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    The captain of the ill-fated cruise ship Costa Concordia, Francesco Schettino, took the stand on Tuesday before a court in Grosseto, Italy for the first time since the proceedings started in July 2013.  Schettino is being trialed for manslaughter and abandoning ship that sank in January 2012 killing 32 people. The grounding of the cruise ship, carrying […]