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Posted: about 1 year ago

MOL preparing to drill appraisal well in North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted MOL Norge a drilling permit for an appraisal w...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Fleet-based CO2 compliance a better way for green transition

The path to lower CO2 emissions from ships could be shorter by choosing a fleet-based approach to ef...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Velesto expects insurance to mitigate sunken rig costs

Velesto Energy expects the financial impact of an incident in which its NAGA 7 rig submerged off Sar...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ACCC: QLD LNG producers to coordinate gas plants upkeep

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has proposed to reauthorise Australia Paci...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Valaris emerges from Chapter 11 free of $7.1bn of debt

Valaris has completed its financial restructuring, emerging from the Chapter 11 bankruptcy and elimi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BIMCO: Steady rise in scrubber-fitted ships backs demand for HSFO

In the first quarter of 2021, high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) has been the only bunker fuel to experien...

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  • Transition
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Scrubber-fitted ships to emit 10 Gt of washwater each year

Ships with scrubbers will emit at least 10 gigatonnes (Gt) of scrubber washwater each year absent ad...

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  • Equipment
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

76% of ships broken in Q1 ended up on S. Asian beaches

Of the 204 ships broken in the first quarter of 2021, 155 ships were sold to the beaches of South As...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shipowners and seafarers fail to agree on a revised minimum wage

The world’s seafarers yesterday decided to shut down negotiations over the future of seafarers’ mini...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

7% of EU’s shipping fuels need to be green by 2030

7% of the EU’s shipping fuels need to be green by 2030 for the sector to decarbonise by mid-century,...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Biden to push for IMO adoption of zero emissions goal for shipping by 2050

The Biden administration has committed to working with the International Maritime Organization (IMO)...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Seven industry partners launch Maritime Technologies Forum

Seven flag states and classification societies have united to launch the Maritime Technologies Forum...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: about 1 year ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 year ago
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BW Offshore to demolish laid-up FPSO despite previous re-use plans

BW Offshore has decided to recycle its laid-up FPSO Berge Helene despite previous plans to use it on...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor's Troll West electrification to cut CO2 emissions

Equinor and partners have decided in favour of Troll West electrification and are submitting the pla...

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

Fossil fuels use in shipping should be banned by 2030

The use of fossil fuels in the shipping industry will need to be banned in the latter half of the de...

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  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Aker BP gearing up for Barents Sea well

Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority has given consent to Aker BP for drilling in the Barents Sea, u...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shipping bodies: It's time for world leaders to discuss MBMs

Ahead of President Biden’s Leaders’ Summit on Climate, the world’s major shipping organisations hav...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Industry majors to tackle safety issues linked to ammonia

Industry heavyweights Lloyd’s Register’s Decarbonization Hub, Maersk, MAN Energy Solutions, Mitsubis...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor halves the number of serious safety incidents

Equinor has more than halved the number of serious safety incidents in the company in 1Q of 2021 com...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Aker BP cleared to use Odfjell rig for Skarv wells

Norway’s safety watchdog has given its consent to Aker BP to use the Deepsea Stavanger rig for...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 year ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor investigating welding defects on Castberg FPSO hull

An in-house investigation team from Equinor has studied the deviation in quality of welding and insp...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Stopford: Industry will need $3.4 trillion in the next 30 years to replace existing fleet

The maritime industry will need to invest around $3.4 trillion in the next 30 years to replace the e...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Chinese semi-sub becomes the world’s first rig to get DNV’s Smart notation

A semi-submersible drilling rig from CMHI has become the world’s first offshore unit to receive DNV’...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Court overturns previous ruling in Prosafe-Westcon case

A court of appeal has reversed a decision of a district court in Norway in a case between Prosafe an...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Santos to drill up to 12 wells in Bedout basin

Australia’s Santos has submitted an environment plan to the country’s regulator NOPSEMA ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 year ago