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Global LNG as a Bunker Fuel Market 2018 – Chantier Davie, General Dynamics NASSCO, VT Halter Marine,

The Global LNG as a Bunker Fuel Market Research Report 2018 introduces the basics: definitions, categories, market review, product specifications, arrangements, procedures, development and so forth. Beginning with an exploration on the current state of the LNG as a Bunker Fuel market, the report goes continues to discuss…

China Ministry Seeks Feedback On LNG As Marine Fuel

China's Ministry of Transport said on Friday it is soliciting feedback from oil companies, shipowners' and port associations, and marine authorities for a plan to use liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine bunker fuel.China will expedite the planning and siting of key berths for LNG tankers in the Bohai Bay area of northern China…

Why BC Ferries is going green for its latest newbuilds

This article was first published in Spring/Summer 2018 issue of the International Cruise & Ferry Review. All information was correct at the time of printing, but may since have changed. Operating in an Emission Control Area with some of the world’s toughest environmental regulations, British Columbia-based BC Ferries has an even stricter mandate than most.

Samsung Heavy Industries bets on AWS as it builds out its autonomous ship platform

Samsung Heavy Industries, which is developing an autonomous shipping platform, named Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud vendor.The autonomous shipping platform is a system designed to enable self-piloting of container ships, LNG carriers and floating production systems. Specifically, Samsung Heavy Industries will use AWS for machine learning…

U.S. Shale, Offshore, Latin American and Private Oil and Gas Producers to Speak at EnerCom's - The O

DENVER, Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The 23rd annual EnerCom conference will deliver the best of the industry to the Denver Downtown Westin Hotel on Aug. 19-22, 2018. The publicly-traded energy companies at the 2018 EnerCom conference represent a combined enterprise value of more than $275 billion of assets and operations in the U.S.

Shale Oil

Hold Hodeida If You Want To Live

The government offensive is still stalled, two months after it began, to take the Red Sea port of Hodeida. While government forces keep getting closer to Hodeida, and the other major city rebels hold, the capital Sanaa, the fact remains that despite Arab coalition assistance, especially air and naval power, the Shia rebels are still able to halt or delay any ground offensive.

OMV Petrom starts production at new offshore oil rig in the Black Sea

The largest Romanian oil and gas group, OMV Petrom, controlled by Austrias OMV, has started production at a new offshore oil rig in the Black Sea from Lebda Vest deposit, with a daily output of 1,000 boe, the company said in a press release.LVO7 is the first multilateral well drilled in Romania. Multilateral completion…

Is Buying Overseas Shipholding Group Inc Class A (NYSE:OSG), Having Lower Short Interest a Winning S

August 8, 2018 - By Victoria Pittman The stock of Overseas Shipholding Group Inc Class A (NYSE:OSG) registered a decrease of 9.69% in short interest. OSG’s total short interest was 1.25 million shares in August as published by FINRA. Its down 9.69% from 1.39 million shares, reported previously. With 741,400 shares average volume…

U.S. to Reimpose Sanctions Targeting Iranian Economy

WASHINGTONThe U.S. moved to reimpose punishing sanctions on Iran and threatened even-tougher measures for later this year as the Trump administration sought to increase pressure on the Tehran regime to negotiate or step aside.Trump administration officials publicly maintain that the campaign isnt aimed at regime change, even as thousands of Iranians protest a deteriorating economy. But senior U.S.

Offshore Oil

Naval Air Station Key West responds to offshore emergency

A Navy search-and-rescue crew on Thursday airlifted a man from a fishing vessel 63 miles northwest of Key West after he showed signs of a possible heart attack.Naval Air Station Key Wests crew, flying on a MH-60S Seahawk, was in the air at 11 a.m. responding to the Coast Guards call for help, which went out at 10:51 a.m.…

Government of Canada awards contract for oil-collecting equipment under Oceans Protection Plan

DARTMOUTH, NS, Aug. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Under the Oceans Protection Plan, the Government of Canada is committed to providing the women and men of the Canadian Coast Guard with the equipment they need to carry out their important work on behalf of Canadians. Today, Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth-Cove Harbour…

State Offshore Drilling Bills to be Discussed by Appropriations Committees

By Daniel Ritz and Eric Heinz Fiscal Committees in State Senate and Assembly Will Determine Fates of SB 834 and AB 1775.Two bills seeking to prevent new offshore drilling activities off the California coast are currently being reviewed by the Appropriations Committees in both houses; with each bill making it out of its…

Police place travel ban on salvage firm bosses who claimed sunken ship contained £100bn in gold

The newspaper reported that authorities were investigating allegations that the company encouraged investors to buy the cryptocurrency by claiming they would be reimbursed with gold recovered from the ship the Dmitrii Donskoi.Launched in St Petersburg in August 1883, the Dmitrii Donskoi was designed as a commerce raider…

Virginia selects globally recognized team to support offshore wind industry development

RICHMOND, Va. –  Governor Ralph Northam announced today that the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME) has selected BVG Associates to help develop strategies to strengthen Virginias position in attracting the offshore wind supply chain and service industry to the Commonwealth.The firms work will build…

Disel

Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez confirm romance

414View commentsZac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez have finally confirmed rumours they are dating after they were pictured kissing on holiday in Sardinia.The 26-year-old hunk and the openly-bisexual actress enjoyed a PDA as they cosied up to one another on a yacht on Saturday.Zac leaned in to kiss 35-year-old Michelle, who…

Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez confirm romance

414View commentsZac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez have finally confirmed rumours they are dating after they were pictured kissing on holiday in Sardinia.The 26-year-old hunk and the openly-bisexual actress enjoyed a PDA as they cosied up to one another on a yacht on Saturday.Zac leaned in to kiss 35-year-old Michelle, who…