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  • 16 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    A number of challenges lie in front of the roll-on/roll-off industry, but how well equipped are businesses to cope with the European Commission’s new environmental regulations? That’s just one of the areas that will be discussed at this year’s RORO event, which is being held in Gothenburg, Sweden, from 22-24 May. The European Commission’s (EC) […]

  • 3 March 2014

    The project of the Panama Canal Authority, the government agency responsible for operating, maintaining, managing, preserving and modernising the canal, to expand the Panama Canal is well underway. The aim of the expansion is the enlarging of the Panama Canal’s capacity. Building a new, third bridge over the canal, working name Atlantic Bridge, is one […]

  • 3 June 2015

    A whoping € 500 million was invested in 75 Dutch startups in 2014. This high number shows the important role startups play in the Dutch economy. According to StartupDelta, a Dutch organisation which aims to support startups with former European Commissioner Neelie Kroes as figurehead, startups ‘can establish new business models, disrupt vested interests and […]

  • 22 December 2014

    The Dutch excel in maritime services, a history that can be traced back to the days of the first explorers. Even then the abundance of waterways in their own country were not enough for the Dutch traders. Curious and creative minded and always looking out for new opportunities, they explored the waters beyond the boundaries […]

  • 11 June 2013

    On 17 May in Hardinxveld-Giessendam on the Merwede River, the naming ceremony of the DP Gezina took place. Despite the terrible weather, nothing could be done to dampen the spirits or the mood of the day, as the association of Chevalier Floatels and Holland Shipyards took another big step forward with the unveiling of what […]

  • 15 June 2015

    Although he reached the retirement age some time ago, and the management has been taken over, dr. Ir. Pieter van Oossanen is still committed to the company he founded 23 years ago and cannot resist looking over the shoulders of the company’s employees: “I come to the office three afternoons per week, make a round […]

  • 1 July 2020
    Equipment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Wind-assisted ship propulsion has immense potential for achieving fuel savings and cutting emissions. Even though it is not believed to be THE solution for full decarbonization of the industry and getting to net-zero, it has emerged as an intermediary step which, when combined with other available solutions like air bubbles, anti-fouling, and different software solutions […]

  • 19 October 2011

    Oil major BP said it had delayed the start-up of production from its Skarv oil and gas field off Norway until late in the first quarter of… By Walter Gibbs and Joachim Dagenborg (Reuters) [mappress] Source: Reuters, October 19, 2011

  • 1 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The steel jacket for the Statoil-operated Mariner field on the UK Continental shelf (UKCS) has now been safely placed on the seabed in the field. Following the sailaway from the Dragados Offshore yard in Cadiz, Spain on August 10, the Mariner jacket recently spent a week in the sheltered Boknafjorden near Stavanger, while waiting for […]

  • 1 September 2015

    The steel jacket for the Statoil-operated Mariner field on the UK Continental shelf (UKCS) has now been safely placed on the seabed in the field. After the sailaway from the Dragados Offshore yard in Cadiz, Spain on August 10, the Mariner jacket spent a week in the Boknafjorden near Stavanger, while waiting for the heavy […]

  • 24 February 2016

    OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s oil companies have deepened cuts to their 2016 investment plans, the latest survey by Statistics Norway showed on Wednesday, weakening the crown and heightening expectations of a rate cut by the central bank next month. Norway’s leading industry has hit the brakes due to a 70-percent drop in the price of […]