Archive for the ‘Gas’ Category

5 days to go – IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes draws close

5 days to go – IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes draws close
Myth: Improved U.S. Jobs Market The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is selecting a key fact a day on the countdown to the April 18, 2017 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) comment submission deadline, to highlight the potential risks if CBP revokes 40 years of precedent as reflected...
April 13th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Jobs, Oil Industry | Read More

IMCA takes action as countdown to deadline for submission on the Jones Act changes draws close – 6 days to go –

Myth: Economic Investment The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is selecting a key fact a day on the countdown to the April 18, 2017 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) comment submission deadline, to highlight the potential risks if CBP revokes 40 years of precedent as reflected...
April 12th, 2017 | Gas, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO boosts specialist oil and gas services in Guyana

FUGRO boosts specialist oil and gas services in Guyana
Charles Ceres from Ground Structures Engineering Consultants Ltd.(left) with Brian Hottman from Fugro Fugro is to boost its marine site characterisation services for the oil and gas industry in the Republic of Guyana with a new strategic alliance with Ground Structures Engineering Consultants Ltd. The...
March 29th, 2017 | Gas, Oil Industry | Read More

ODEBRECHT OIL & GAS accompanied by managers of ALFASHIP, its Agents in Tenerife visit Capt. Antonio M. Padrón

ODEBRECHT OIL & GAS accompanied by managers of ALFASHIP, its Agents in Tenerife visit Capt. Antonio M. Padrón
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, received the visit of representatives of ODEBRECHT OIL & GAS accompanied by managers of ALFASHIP, its Agents in Tenerife Capt. Antonio M. Padrón (third from the right) with representatives...
March 26th, 2017 | Associations, Gas, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair | Read More

FUGRO hunts for more hydrocarbon seeps in US Gulf of Mexico

FUGRO hunts for more hydrocarbon seeps in US Gulf of Mexico
… In collaboration with multi-client geoscience data company, TGS, Fugro continues to map the seafloor in the Gulf of Mexico to pull together a complete picture of geological features, including hydrocarbon seeps. This latest survey, “Otos”, follows the successful completion of another TGS...
March 17th, 2017 | Energy, Gas, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers
Engineers at Saab Seaeye continue to create pioneering electric robotic systems for a widevariety of tasks across many different market sectors. Here, the company’s smallest vehicle is seen undertaking scientific research into the ocean’s ecosystems at depths of 1000m. Larger systems can operate...
February 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry | Read More

InterDam – Leading the Field in Fire and Blast Resistant Panels for Offshore

InterDam – Leading the Field in Fire and Blast Resistant Panels for Offshore
Fire and blast testing at 0.25 bar over-pressure InterDam, supplier of fire and blast doors, walls and windows to the offshore Oil & Gas and Renewable sectors, is in the final stages of testing a new pre-fabricated fire and blast resistant panel. Called the Generation V, this new product comes...
January 23rd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry | Read More

Seabed geosolutions mobilises for OBN survey in West Africa

Seabed geosolutions mobilises for OBN survey in West Africa
Seabed Geosolutions has been awarded a 4D baseline ocean bottom node project in West Africa, with a duration of six-weeks. The crew is currently in the mobilisation phase of the project, which will support the optimisation of the recovery rate during the development and production phases of oil and gas...
January 20th, 2017 | Energy, Gas, Markets, Oceanology | Read More

1 year HAEE: 2016 review

1 year HAEE: 2016 review
Professor Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos Since its inception in March 2015, the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (www.HAEE.gr) acts as an interdisciplinary forum / think tank that promotes the exchange of ideas, research results and experiences among academics, professionals, business executives...
December 30th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

What lies ahead in a gas-fuelled future?

What lies ahead in a gas-fuelled future?
#WartsilaKnowsGas #GasBassador Timo Koponen talks gas & a multi fuel future Timo Koponen, VP Gas Solutions at Wärtsilä, shares his outlook for...
October 20th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, LNG | Read More

BDI falls amid the beginning of world’s worst economic crash

BDI falls amid the beginning of world’s worst economic crash
John Faraclas It comes to no surprise here as well as to our faithful international readership today’s Capers fall of 136 points since yesterday bringing the BDI down to 885 points – that’s down 21 points; in the geopolitical front pre-emptive testing of nerves between the superpowers and their...
October 13th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Gas, LNG, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The Markets are down; the geopolitics will bring us down too…

The Markets are down; the geopolitics will bring us down too…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 16 points today and now stands at 906 – just six points above the 900 points threshold when everybody was expecting to see the 1,000 points barrier conquered; …hard luck… The Geopolitics continue to produce havoc and soon War!  We advise you to read...
October 12th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

HFW Briefing: Everything that floats – regulations clear?

HFW Briefing: Everything that floats – regulations clear?
Everything that floats – regulations clear? An international convention authority and courts on both sides of the Atlantic have recently attempted to clarify the question of whether floating offshore...
October 10th, 2016 | Gas, Legal, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Oct-2016 PORT READINESS CONDITION YANKEE SET AS PORTS BRACE FOR HURRICANE MATTHEW Savannah & Brunswick, Georgia, USA OIL & GAS WORKERS’ STRIKE AVOIDED Norway EXTREMELY DANGEROUS HURRICANE MATTHEW MOVING CLOSER TO FLORIDA EAST COAST Florida, USA Port Readiness Condition...
October 7th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

EIRA on the Energy jargon

EIRA on the Energy jargon
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’s editor George Hatzioannou, EIRA’s editor writes: What are the most likely repercussions for South East Europe’s energy security after the somewhat ambiguous reconciliation between Ankara and Moscow has re-activated the Turkish Stream pipeline project? Will it...
September 19th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

Six Suezmax tankers future-proofed thanks to Bureau Veritas’ GAS-PREPARED notation

Six Suezmax tankers future-proofed thanks to Bureau Veritas’ GAS-PREPARED notation
  Jean-Francois Segretain Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, September 8th 2016 – Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas is to grant GAS-PREPARED notation to six Suezmax tankers under construction for Dynacom Tankers Management. The oil tanker specialist is the first shipowner to...
September 8th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Tankers | Read More

New independent commercial advisor role by LR will advise Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC)

New independent commercial advisor role by LR will advise Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC)
New independent commercial advisor role will advise Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC) on oil and gas sales through to development strategies to help the Cypriot oil and gas industry achieve its operational targets. Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC), the National Oil and Gas Company of Cyprus, has named...
September 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technology | Read More

MISC Berhard enters Thai offshore oil and gas market

MISC Berhard enters Thai offshore oil and gas market
From the signing ceremony MISC Berhad (“MISC”), one of the world’s leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider has made inroads into Thailand’s offshore oil and gas market for the first time. Today, MISC’s wholly-owned subsidiary, MISC Offshore Floating...
August 23rd, 2016 | Gas, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

Commencement of drilling = spudding? Industry terms in oil and gas contracts

Commencement of drilling = spudding? Industry terms in oil and gas contracts
Simon Shaddick A dispute between Vitol E and P Ltd (Vitol) and Africa Oil and Gas Corporation (AOGC) arose out of an M&A transaction relating to a production sharing contract (PSC) for an exploration permit for the “Marine XI” area offshore the Republic of Congo. The background facts are relatively...
August 18th, 2016 | Gas, Legal, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Oil Industry | Read More

US Coast Guard Recognizes ABS Employee for Leadership in US Gas Development

US Coast Guard Recognizes ABS Employee for Leadership in US Gas Development
Roy Bleiberg Roy Bleiberg receives USCG Meritorious Public Service Award for efforts to advance the safe, clean, and viable use of gas in the maritime industry. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the global marine and offshore industries, is pleased to announce...
July 27th, 2016 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Gas | Read More

EIRA Newsletter – Vol 4 Issue 7 – 2016

EIRA Newsletter – Vol 4 Issue 7 – 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor From the Editor of EIRA: Mixing economics with politics does not always pay off. So far in the first five months of 2016, LNG imports into Northwest Europe, predominantly from Qatar, plummeted by 15% year-on-year. The LNG cargoes were shipped to customers in Asia,...
July 19th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

GEODIS opens new Oil & Gas hub in Aberdeen, Scotland

GEODIS opens new Oil & Gas hub in Aberdeen, Scotland
GEODIS is expanding its Industrial Projects activity and opens a new oil and gas warehouse at Aberdeen harbour, on the east coast of Scotland. “This new facility enables us to provide an even better service to all our oil and gas customers due to its strategic location. The new GEODIS hub represents...
July 18th, 2016 | Gas, Logistics, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO commences offshore geotechnical contract for ONGC India

FUGRO commences offshore geotechnical contract for ONGC India
Fugro deploys deepwater geotechnical vessel, Fugro Voyager, for ONGC works offshore India’s east coast Fugro is to commence a major programme of offshore geotechnical investigations under a contract awarded by Indian oil and gas company, ONGC. Valued at approximately USD 26million, the contract involves...
July 15th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technical | Read More

Saab Seaeye – Falcon is world’s favourite

Saab Seaeye – Falcon is world’s favourite
Falcon – the world’s most successful ROV of its class. Seven orders from seven organisations in seven weeks confirms the status of Saab Seaeye’s Falcon as the world’s favourite and most successful ROV of its class, says the company, citing orders from a span of sectors including oil & gas,...
July 7th, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Coup for Aberdeen as LiftEx2016 Exhibition and Conference heads to Granite City for first time

Coup for Aberdeen as LiftEx2016 Exhibition and Conference heads to Granite City for first time
Event will attract professionals from road and maritime transport, rail maintenance and utilities, automotive, oil and gas, energy and construction sectors VisitAberdeenshire, the organisation responsible for attracting both leisure and business visitors to the area, has been instrumental in securing...
July 3rd, 2016 | Automobiles, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Oil Industry, Rail, Technology | Read More