IMO Adopts Polar Code

IMO Adopts Polar Code

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code), and related amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea ...

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KNOT Names New Shuttle Tanker

KNOT Names New Shuttle Tanker

Norwegian shipping company  Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers AS held a naming ceremony for a new shuttle tanker on ...

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Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise has been detained by Spanish authorities in the port of Arrecife, Lanzarote, ...

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Petrobras Hires Damen-Designed Oil Spill Response Vessels

Petrobras Hires Damen-Designed Oil Spill Response Vessels

Compagnie Maritime Monégasque SAM has secured contracts with Petrobras Brazil to charter five new-build Fast Oil ...

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IMRF: Global Drowning Figures Alarming

IMRF Global Drowning Figures Alarming

The global drowning report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) is shocking, and the worldwide loss of ...

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Image of the Day: Olympus All Set

Image of the Day

The image shows Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) Olympus decorated for her naming ceremony that took place on November ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (10th -14th of Nov)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Interview: Starting Up the LNG Supply Chain Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) is gaining ever more in its popularity as ...

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Image of the Day: Rem Eir Enters the Scene

Image of the Day Rem Eir Enters the Scene

Norway’s shipbuilder Kleven has organized the naming ceremony for Rem Eir – Remøy Shipping’s new ...

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DNV GL Champions Battery Hybrid Propulsion System

DNV GL Champions Battery Hybrid Propulsion

DNV  GL presented the specific battery hybrid propulsion system and its benefits for the offshore supply vessel ...

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Court: Shell Can’t Block Challenging of Its ...

Shell Can't Block Challenging of Its Arctic Drilling Plans

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit rejected yesterday a Shell Gulf of Mexico Inc. and Shell Offshore ...

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ClassNK Okays First Hydrogen/Carbon Dioxide FPSO

ClassNK Okays First Hydrogen/Carbon Dioxide FPSO

Japanese classification society ClassNK has granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to a new H2/CO2 FPSO (floating ...

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LR Issues Offshore Collision Guidance Notes

LR Issues Offshore Collision Guidance Notes

Lloyd’s Register Energy has launched new offshore collision guidance notes for the marine and ...

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SBM Offshore Settles Bribery Case

SBM Offshore Settles Bribery Case

Dutch SBM Offshore has agreed to a USD 240 million out-of-court settlement with the Dutch Public Prosecutor’s ...

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European Maritime Industry Preps for 2050

European Maritime Industry Preps for 2050

The European maritime industry launched the European Research Association “Vessels for the Future” with its first ...

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ABS Approves First Cylindrical FLNG Design

ABS Approves First Cylindrical FLNG Design

American Bureau of Shipping has granted approval in principle (AIP) for the Sevan cylindrical floating LNG (FLNG) ...

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New JV Bibby-USM Shipping Targeting Chinese Market

New JV Bibby-USM Shipping Targeting Chinese Market

Offshore market player Bibby Ship Management has formed a strategic alliance with Singapore-based United Ship ...

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VIDEO: Petrojarl Knarr Heads to the North Sea

Petrojarl Knarr

Petrojarl Knarr, Teekay’s floating production, storage and offloading ship, left the Aibel Shipyard in ...

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Another SOCAR Worker Dies in Platform Accident

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One worker died and another is missing after an offshore unit of Azerbaijan’s State Oil Company (SOCAR) collapsed ...

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Green Port Hull Project Set in Motion

Green Port Hull Project Set in Motion

Associated British Ports (ABP) has awarded a GBP 100 million (USD 158.3m) contract to carry out construction at the ...

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ALP Maritime Bolsters Towage Fleet

ALP Maritime Bolsters Towage Fleet

ALP Maritime Services B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of Teekay Offshore, has agreed to purchase six long distance ...

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DryShips Returns to Profit

DryShips Returns to Profit

Athens-based DryShips Inc, an international provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum ...

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Hercules Offshore to Cut Over 300 Jobs

Hercules Offshore to Cut Over 300 Jobs

Hercules Offshore plans to lay off 324 employees, according to a letter the Houston-based drilling rig contractor ...

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Image of the Day: Sea Swift Ready for Duty

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‘Sea Swift’, the final of twelve platform supply vessels of the large Ulstein PX105 design, has been delivered to ...

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Image of the Day: Morning Rounds in Draugen Oil Field

Morning in the Draugan Oil Field

The crew of the Ocean Pride, Atlantic Offshore’s offshore supply vessel,  has made this amazing morning photo ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week ( 27th-31st Oct)

Readers’ Picks

Euro Banks to Increase Bad Shipping Loan Provisions by Quarter European banks need to increase their provisions for ...

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