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Fugro Acquires DCN Global LLC

September 17, 2013 by  
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Fugro has reached agreement to acquire DCN Global LLC (‘DCN Global’), a company specialising in the provision of subsea engineering and diving services to the offshore civil and oil & gas industry, primarily in the Middle East. Over the last four decades Fugro has firmly established itself as the leading player in the offshore survey […]

Sevan Marine Sells Hulls 4 and 5 to Logitel Offshore

June 24, 2013 by  
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Sevan Marine ASA announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell the semi-completed Sevan hulls number 4 and 5 on an “as-is, where-is” basis to Logitel Offshore. The total purchase price for the Hulls is USD 41 million, to be rendered as a seller’s credit. Sevan will grant an additional loan of USD […]

Shell Signs Letter of Intent for Chinese LNG Terminal

June 13, 2013 by  
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Royal Dutch Shell has signed a letter of intent with a private Chinese energy firm to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in east China, a Shell China official said on Thursday. The pact, though non-binding, marks a rare cooperation on a potentially multibillion-dollar investment between a global energy company and a local […]

BSEE to Establish Ocean Energy Safety Institute

June 13, 2013 by  
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Independent Body to Provide Collaborative Research, Shared Learning for Offshore Energy Exploration and Development; Fulfills Major Recommendation from Ocean Energy Safety Committee. As part of President Obama’s all-of-the-above approach to domestic energy development, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Director James Watson announced the Bureau is taking steps to establish an independent Ocean Energy […]

Luxury at Sea: The New Wave of Accommodation Vessels

June 13, 2013 by  
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“Floatels” are all the rage and, while they may not be the Ritz-Carlton, they’re close enough for hard-pressed offshore workers. Super Bowl XXXIX took place in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday, February 6, 2005 between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles. The Patriots won, 24-21, before 78,125 fans and countless millions around the world watching […]

EU NAVFOR Warship Forces Pirates to Abandon Attack on Dhow

June 13, 2013 by  
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Fourteen Indian sailors are now safe, after pirates, who took control of their cargo vessel yesterday morning (5 June 2013) in the Gulf of Aden, abandoned the attack hours later after EU Naval Force warship HSwMS Carlskrona, together with NATO counter piracy Dutch warship HNLMS Van Speijk, closed in. This type of cargo vessel, known […]

USDA Announces Extended Hours at Port Miami

June 13, 2013 by  
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The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced new extended hours of operations at PortMiami.  The new hours are scheduled to begin on June 16th, Monday through Friday from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and beginning in January on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This is a significant change from the current […]

The Politics of Hunger

June 13, 2013 by  
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It’s time to speak up in support of Food for Peace – and the American Merchant Marine. Since 1954 the Food for Peace program (PL-480) has been a pillar of American generosity around the world, feeding more than a billion people. But today the $1.4 billion program is in deep trouble as it becomes a […]

DNV Gains USCG Acceptance as Independent Laboratory for BWT System Testing

June 13, 2013 by  
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DNV has become the first class society to achieve the status of an Independent Laboratory (IL). This means it is authorised by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) to evaluate and test technologies designed to treat ballast water on ships in order to prevent the spread of non-native aquatic species in lakes, rivers and coastal […]

WINDEA Offshore Expands Its Offshore Wind Services with DAMEN FCS 2610

June 13, 2013 by  
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The WINDEA Offshore GmbH & Co. KG has signed a Letter of Intent together with DAMEN Shipyards regarding the sale of one Fast Crew Supplier 2610 type catamaran in order to expand its all in all service portfolio for offshore wind farms. The vessel captivates through very good sea characteristics and high flexibility during operations. DAMEN […]

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