Oil Production gets Disrupted in Iraqi Kurdistan
Oil companies in Iraqi Kurdistan began withdrawing more staff on Friday in the siege of militants from the Islamic State to the capital of the region, with Afren…
BP Names New Group Chief Economist
BP today announced the appointment of Spencer Dale as its new Group Chief Economist with effect from the end of October. Mr Dale joins BP from the Bank of England…
Babcock Wins Small Boat Fleet Support Contract
Babcock has begun work under the recently awarded contract from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide repair and maintenance to small boats used by the Royal Navy…
Rosneft & Russian Society on Arctic Scientific Development
Member of the Rosneft Board of Directors, RF President's Special Envoy for International Cooperation Representative in the Arctic and Antarctic Artur Chilingarov…
Flare Refinery in Northern Mexico Leaves One Dead, 11 Injured
A blaze Friday at the coking plant of the refinery of Mexico's state Pemex in the northern state of Tamaulipas killed one worker and left another 11 wounded, said the oil.
USCG Medevacs 70-Yr in Province Town Harbor
Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuated a 70-year-old woman in Provincetown Harbor, Massachusetts, Friday. Watchstanders at Sector Southeastern New England received notification at 9:06 p.m.
USCG Closes Ports in Hawaii
The US Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Hawaii Pacific, has closed ports for Big Island, Maui County to include the islands of Molokai and Lanai, and Oahu to all traffic.
Dredging at New Yau Ma Tei Typhoon Shelter, Hong Kong
(A) 22 deg. 18.288'N / 114 deg. (B) 22 deg. 18.357'N / 114 deg. (C) 22 deg. 18.473'N / 114 deg. (D) 22 deg. 18.473'N / 114 deg. The works will be carried out by two derrick lighters.
Royal Caribbean's Revitalization on 'Voyager of the Seas'
Breaking surf-report: a wave unlike any other is due to hit Australian shores this summer when the newly revamped Voyager of the Seas arrives for her cruising season starting this November. A multimillion-dollar investment will see Australia’s largest ship packed with even more amenities including the region’s first FlowRider surfing simulator, so guests can now ride the perfect wave at any time, even in the middle of the ocean.
Caterpillar to Participate in the Jefferies 2014 GIC
Caterpillar Inc. Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore will speak at the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference on Tuesday, August 12. He is scheduled to speak at 2 p.m. Eastern Time.
Adani EBIDTA Up 62% for Q1FY15
Adani Enterprises Ltd, the flagship company of the Adani Group, today announced its results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014. The consolidated Total Income for quarter increased by 43% to Rs 16,524 crore against Rs 11,547 crore in the same period last year. The consolidated EBIDTA increased by 62% to Rs 3,275 crore against Rs 2,017 crore in the same period last year. The consolidated PAT is Rs 557 crore.
Installation of Dry Flexible Coupling on USS Essex (LHD 2)
Engineers at the Naval Ship Systems Engineering Station (NAVSSES), Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division in Philadelphia recently oversaw the installation of dry flexible couplings on the lube oil service pumps and main feed pumps on USS Essex (LHD 2). The new couplings replace grease-lubricated versions eliminating hazardous waste and quarterly maintenance requirements for Sailors. The new…
Planned tug strike at Port Hedland Called off
According to local reports, the industrial action planned at Port Hedland by the AIMPE union for tomorrow (Saturday 9 August), Monday 11 August and Wednesday 13 August has been called off, for now.
Atlantic Offshore takes Delivery of Newbuilding 722
Ocean Marlin is the second vessel of three signed with Atlantic Offshore with HY820 design. She is now sailing to Stavanger and her naming ceremony will be next Wednesday, 13th August.