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NATO calls for piracy crackdown

September 9, 2014 by  
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NATO is currently congregated in Wales and is brainstorming ideas to pioneer a definitive long-term plan to ensure the security of cargo-carrying vessels in a turbulent global arena.                   Reuters reported that a petroleum tanker was attacked by pirates on September 3, 2014, a day before the […]

TOC Europe Shines on London Horizon

June 24, 2014 by  
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Terminal Operations Conference and Exhibition (TOC) Europe 2014 ready for London premiere on 24-26 June. According to the event organisers, TOC will offer visitors the opportunity to learn, debate and network with international port, shipping and logistics professionals. The event, which boasts over 160 exhibitors, is to be held at the ExCel Exhibition and Convention […]

Eversheds set to host sixth annual UK Ports Conference

June 24, 2014 by  
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Alison Oldfield of Eversheds will speak at the conference. Source: Building Law firm Eversheds has announced it is hosting the sixth annual UK Ports Conference at its London offices on 25 June 2014. The event will provide a platform for industry experts and professionals to discuss a range of pertinent local and global topics with […]

The Port of Tilbury’s London Paper Terminal announces a new deal with Hemisphere Freight

June 24, 2014 by  
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The Port of Tilbury’s London Paper Terminal announces a new deal with Hemisphere Freight to handle over 20,000 tonnes of directories from Spain. Following the relocation of European shipping line, OPDR to Tilbury (announced in December), a number of Tilbury’s key clients have explored the benefits of a portcentric operation by reducing road miles and […]

James Fisher Marine Services Ltd announces the signing of a cooperation agreement with Mammoet Salvage B.V

June 24, 2014 by  
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James Fisher Marine Services Ltd (JFMS), part of James Fisher and Sons plc – the UK’s leading marine services provider, today announces the signing of a cooperation agreement with Mammoet Salvage B.V  a division of Mammoet. Two world-leading marine specialists enter into mutually beneficial agreement as preferred partners Opportunity for combined capability and expertise, providing […]

PD Ports establishes Office in Newton Aycliffe

June 24, 2014 by  
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PD Ports has opened a project and commercial office in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, to complement its Head Office in Teesside. This space will facilitate easier working with the large number of local businesses which currently use the port infrastructure in Teesport. It will also allow PD Ports to assist other businesses to discover and […]

OIL ANALYST: – The subsea sector will double in size

February 5, 2014 by  
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The subsea adventure has just begun. Within five years the subsea sector will double in size, and within twenty years the subsea production will be on par with traditional oil and gas production offshore. – In five years, the subsea market is anticipated to grow from around $30 billion to between $60 and $70 billion […]

Gazprom announces Russia’s first subsea production facility successfully tested in Kirinskoye field within Sakhalin III project

February 5, 2014 by  
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Today the Onshore Processing Facility (OPF) of the Kirinskoye gas and condensate fieldin the Sakhalin Region hosted an official ceremony dedicated to the first gas production and its transmission system testing. Taking part in the ceremony were Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Yury Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and […]

Subsea industry in plea for support to remain global leader

February 5, 2014 by  
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Divers are just one part of the subsea industry The UK subsea industry has created 16,000 new jobs over the last three years, with another 10,000 – the majority in Scotland – in the pipeline, it has been revealed. The sector’s trade body said it supports a total of 66,000 jobs but urged government to […]

Scottish Government Supports Commercialisation of Pelamis Wave Energy Device

September 17, 2013 by  
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The Scottish Government has awarded a share of the Marine Renewables Commercialisation Fund (MRCF) to Pelamis Wave Power, to support the commercialisation of the Pelamis wave energy device and parallel site development activities. Richard Yemm, CEO of Pelamis Wave Power said: “Today’s announcement is a huge boost for our company, technology and partners. The awards […]

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