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Speedcast Launches CrewReach
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Norway's Arctic Oil Plan Violates Constitution, Lawsuit Says
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Retlif: Ensuring the Future Today
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Speedcast, SRH Marine Pact for Maritime Solutions
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Atlantic Offshore Scotland Secures Charter with Maersk Oil UK
Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel (ERRV) operator Atlantic Offshore Scotland Ltd, has secured a two-year firm charter with Maersk Oil UK.
TGS Shares Fall after Q2 Sales Disappoint
Shares of the world's leading provider of geoscience data to oil companies TGS fell by more than 6 percent on Thursday, after disappointing sales in the second quarter.
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A challenging offshore environment produces a different but equally difficult development. Will you be ready when it comes to your fleet?
MV Kobi Ruegg Joins Fugro Survey Fleet
A 58-meter, multi-role survey vessel MV Kobi Ruegg has joined Fugro’s fleet and is set to begin her first project in the…
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