Topaz Wins CSR Initiative Award
Topaz Energy and Marine, an oilfield services group has won an award for the ‘Best Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative in the Private Sector’ from IIR Middle East.
MARIN Sponsors Wind Turbine Design Challenge
Twenty-five international Ph.D. students and young researchers of the international offshore wind industry gathered last week at the floating wind turbine challenge…
Demand for ICOMIA's KEEL-CHECKER
The ICOMIA (International Council of Marine Industry Associations) Secretariat is pleased to report a significant industry interest in the recently-launched KEEL-CHECKER.
Concordia Maritime Introduces Smartphone App
Concordia Maritime recently launched its own Smartphone App. Shareholders can access the latest share prices and trades, along with financial reports and annual reports.
Vale Vessels to Use Hempel Coatings
Hempel recently signed a contract with Brazilian mining giant Vale, the world’s largest iron ore producer, to supply coatings for a five-vessel conversion project.
Hamburg Sud Christens "Santa Rita"
On July 6, as part of a customer event, Hamburg Süd christened the container ship “Santa Rita” in Sepetiba (Brazil). The sponsor of the “Santa Rita” was Hayfa Konrad…
Rapp Provides Winch Drive to Otto Candies
Rapp technicians recently completed a winch drive retrofit for Otto Candies in Houma, LA, early this year. An existing Rapp hydraulic winch was converted to electric…
Star Bulk Carriers Relocates, Appoints Kleopas
Star Bulk Carriers Corp., a shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced that it has moved its executive offices to new premises at 40 Agiou Konstantinou Str…
Moose Boats Introduces M3 Mono-Hull
Moose Boats, an aluminum boat manufacturer, unveiled the new M3 mono-hull at MACC 2011. This boat was developed as an alternative to Moose Boats’ existing M1 and M2 catamaran models…
VSD Signs MOU with Zamil
VSD, LLC (VSD) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The Zamil Group (Zamil) of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to facilitate an international business relationship…
Drydocks World Introduces Self Elevating Platform
Drydocks World, a ship and offshore repair, conversion and new building company, has announced the successful launch of Self Elevating Platform L210 from its rig building facility in Graha, Indonesia.
Container Forecaster: Industry Conditions "Very Challenging"
According to Container Forecaster, the container industry is in dire need of a correction on the supply side and even the realization of a decent peak season demand…
OSX Partners with SENAI to Train Shipbuilders
OSX, an EBX Group company focused on offshore naval industry, signed a partnership with SENAI (National Service for Industrial Apprenticeship) from Rio de Janeiro to train 3…
Topaz Wins Social Responsibility Award
Oilfield services group Topaz Energy and Marine ("Topaz") has won an award for the ‘Best Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative in the Private Sector’ from IIR Middle East.
GNSS Guidelines Update
After an extensive review and update, the former UKOOA document “Guidelines for the use of GPS in offshore surveying” has been jointly issued as a new document by…
Chevron Commends Expro's Safety Measures
Expro has received a commendation from a major customer for maintaining an extremely high level of safety for the past year. Chevron has thanked Expro for an exemplary…
Donjon-SMIT Receives TVRP and SMFF Approval
A Donjon-SMIT client has received the first Tank Vessel Response Plan (TVRP) Salvage and Marine Firefighting (SMFF) Update Approval issued by the U.S. Coast Guard under the new SMFF regulations.
Imtech Marine Unveils Entertainment System
Imtech Marine has developed an IPTV-based crew entertainment solution for the offshore and merchant marine market. IPTV offers interactive multimedia services such as television…
Study: O&G Setback Cost U.S. Jobs
figures. According to the study conducted by Quest Offshore Inc., the Gulf offshore oil and gas industry supported more than 240,000 jobs across the country while…
Linssen Yachts Signs Agreement with Raymarine
One of the Netherlands' oldest and most respected yacht builders, Linssen Yachts, has confirmed an exclusive supply agreement with marine electronics manufacturer Raymarine.