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Posted: 1 day ago

MPA Singapore: [email protected] protocols take effect

On 15 January 2021, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) officially introduced new req...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Posted: 5 days ago

High-impact exploration in 2021 could reach 100 wells, Westwood says

Westwood has reported that 72 high-impact wells were drilled in 2020, which is below 2019 level when...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Singapore quarantines bunker tanker after COVID-19 outbreak

Singapore has put the bunker tanker New Ocean 6, operated by Palmstone Tankers & Trdg Pte Ltd, u...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Cruise ships without passengers start to flock to Port of Los Angeles

Cruise ships without passengers are coming to the Port of Los Angeles in rising numbers as cruise li...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Rystad expects 2021 to bring largest crude deficits in years

The Covid-19 pandemic has devastated crude and condensate demand, creating massive supply surpluses ...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Landmark ILO ruling says govts failed to protect seafarers

The International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Committee of Experts issued a ruling that governments ...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Korean firm to cool Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine storage with LNG

Liquified natural gas (LNG) will be used to keep extremely low temperatures in storage facilities in...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

SHI's ship design features disease prevention technology

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has won approval in principle for a ship design th...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

US ports seeking $3.5 billion in COVID-19 relief funding

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), the collective voice of America’s seaports, tog...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Life after COVID-19: Will the world as we know it change for good?

With the first lockdowns in place in March 2020, the Internet and social media were buzzing with pos...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Quantum of the Seas returns to Singapore after COVID-19 case

An 83-year-old male Singaporean on board Royal Caribbean International’s Quantum of the Seas tested ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 12 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

DP World and P&O Ferries offer to transport COVID vaccines to UK for free

Pan-European ferry and logistics company P&O Ferries, owned by DP World, has offered to transpor...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Deep dive into oil and gas exploration

What will become of oil and gas exploration efforts in the near- and longer-term following a drastic...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Vessel operating costs surge in 2020 amid COVID-19 impact

Vessel operating costs have risen at their fastest pace in over a decade this year, on higher insura...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Shipping bodies urge Jeff Bezos to take a stand for stranded seafarers

The leaders of the major shipping bodies are calling on the Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to take a stand fo...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Rystad: E&P investments in 2021 to reach $380B

Investments from global E&P in 2021 are projected to reach around $380 billion, almost flat year...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Danica: Each crew change costing up to $2,000 more amid COVID-19 impact

Individual crew changes are costing up to an additional $2,000, doubling the price since last year a...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

VV: Shipbuilding orders in 2020 down by 41% YoY

Ordering of new ships in 2020 has decreased by 41 percent when compared to the same period in 2019, ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Covid-19 caused loss of 28,000 oil and gas jobs in Australia

The Covid-19 pandemic hit Australia’s already declining oil and gas workforce hard, causing a loss o...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
Posted: 1 months ago
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Global upstream M&A deals to gain momentum for rest of 2020?

Following the Covid-19 pandemic and the oil price crash in early 2020, for some players in the oil a...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 1 months ago
Posted: 1 months ago

U.S. readies first GoM oil and gas lease sale for 2021

The U.S. agency BOEM is planning the first Gulf of Mexico oil and gas lease sale for 2021, which out...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 1 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

AMSA: Serving on ships beyond 11 months won’t be permitted from February 2021

The interim COVID arrangements which have permitted seafarers to serve longer than 11 months on-boar...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Fincantieri points to Q3 production recovery in an unprecedented year

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri reported a 16% drop in revenues for the first nine months of 2020 re...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

ABS launches notation for infectious disease mitigation

U.S. classification and technical advisory services provider ABS has launched a new notation and new...

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  • Safety
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

UN agencies support resumption of cruise ship operations

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) have expres...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago