Image of the Day: Seven Rio Ready to Samba

Image of the Day: Seven Rio Ready to Samba

Royal IHC (IHC) has  launched Subsea 7’s 550t pipelaying vessel, Seven Rio, at its shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands.  The Seven Rio is the second of four vessels in total ordered specifically for ...

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Image of the Day: Ocean Scout Wetting Her Beak

Ocean Scout

The image was shared by Norway’s Atlantic Offshore, showing their Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) Ocean Scout ...

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BOEM Launches Arctic Ecosystem Research Project

BOEM Launches Arctic Ecosystem Research Project

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) partners ...

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Image of the Day: Mercury Hitches a Ride

Image of the Day Mercury Hitches a Ride

The convoy consisting of three main and two spare sea tugs towing Mercury jackup rig left Arkhangelsk seaport on ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (17th -21st of Nov)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Cargo Ship Sinks off Ecuador A 1,200 dwt general cargo vessel San Cristobal sank around 25 nautical miles off Santa ...

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IMO Adopts Polar Code

IMO Adopts Polar Code

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar ...

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One Dead, Three Injured in Oil Platform Blast off New Orleans

One Dead, Three Injured in Oil Rig Explosion off New Orleans

One worker died and three more were injured in an explosion on Fieldwood Energy’s Echo Platform located in ...

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DSME to Unveil Floating Storage Power Plant Concept

DSME to Unveil Floating Storage Power Plant Concept

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has made plans to introduce a new ...

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Two More Icebreakers for Havyard

Havyard 843 Ice design

Havyard Ship Technology AS has signed a contract with an undisclosed international shipping company for the design ...

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US Coast Guard, EPA to Monitor Sulphur Emission Compliance

US Coast Guard, EPA to Monitor Sulphur Emission Compliance

The U.S. Coast Guard together with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will soon take action to ensure ...

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Interview: Recruiting for Maritime Industry

Middle Point's Partner Consultant Maarten van Haren

The global maritime industry is undergoing a very challenging period with industry stakeholders opting ...

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SHI Drops Merger Plans with Samsung Engineering

SHI Drops Merger Plans with Samsung Engineering

The previously announced merger between South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries and Samsung Engineering ...

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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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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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