National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) president Randall Luthi today voiced his support for the U.S. Department of Interior’s (DOI) Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale scheduled for next week.
Wind Power Sets Records As Countries Seek Climate Fixes; A key tool in the U.S. Clean Power Plan, wind gets global lift with lower costs and more offshore farms. But will its growth continue? Wendy Koch, August 13, 2015 (National Geographic) “As...Show More Summary
Applying reason to a rhetoric-filled debate: Taylor, in her presentation, explored the economic and other benefits that have been touted as reasons to pursue offshore drilling off the Atlantic coast. Enhancing the nation’s energy independence,...Show More Summary
“Accelerating the penetration of renewable energy into the national and global energy portfolio is among the most important technical and social challenges of our time.” So says Andrew Myers, an assistant professor of civil and environmental...Show More Summary
Citing crew transfer services as an integral part of its offering, offshore wind industry service provider CWind announced it is now a member of the National Workboat Association (NWA) of the U.
2ND UPDATE, 6:30 PM PT: Tom Cruise was in control at the worldwide box office this weekend as Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation took off with $121M global. The international portion of that, $65M, topped the last film in the franchise, Ghost Protocol, by 49% on a like-for-like currency basis in the same market suite. Show More Summary
Tiny Rhode Island has been leaping wind energy obstacles right and left, and is on its way to getting the nation's first offshore wind farm off the ground First Ever US Offshore Wind Farm Gets First “Steel In Water,” No Turning BackShow More Summary
National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) president Randall Luthi issued a statement congratulating “steel in the water” for Deep Water Wind’s Block Island Wind Farm,
Supporters hope that the modest five-turbine project, the nation’s first commercial scale offshore wind farm, will propel larger efforts at clean energy.
China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) has taken delivery of Asia’s first tugboat Hai Yang Shi You 525, designed to operate solely on liquefied natural gas.. Hai Yang Shi You 525 is the first of two tugs built by the Zhenjiang shipyard for CNOOC. Show More Summary
China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) has taken delivery of Asia’s first tugboat Hai Yang Shi You 525, designed to operate solely on liquefied natural gas as ship’s fuel.
Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards (VSY) jas cut steel on the first National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS) ship, the Canadian Coast Guard’s Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel (OFSV). The start of construction was announced byShow More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - The former deputy general manager of state-owned China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) is under criminal investigation for "accepting bribes", judicial authorities in China said on Thursday.
The plugging and abandonment (P&A) of offshore wells represents a significant cost to operating companies and national authorities. On the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS) alone,
Environmental activists in Belize have claimed victory in their fight against possible oil drilling near the world's second largest barrier reef, just 300 meters off the coast of the tiny Central American nation. The government of Belize...Show More Summary
The UAE's National Drilling Company has signed contracts worth $543 million to acquire 14 new rigs, state news agency WAM said on Sunday. One offshore
The National Transportation Safety Board has determined that inadequate planning by Shell ultimately led to the grounding of the the company’s Kulluk drilling rig in Alaska in 2012. The Shell owned ice-class mobile offshore drilling...Show More Summary
It's been a disastrous year for Pemex, the state-owned Mexican oil company at the center of the nation’s landmark energy reforms. In just over a month, Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) starred in three tragic incidents, two fatal. Click here for reuse options! Tags: pemex mexican energy reform Mexico Abkatun Gulf of Mexico campeche
With many of the nation’s largemouth bass moving into their summer patterns, one of the most popular games will be the offshore ledges found throughout river system lakes, like those of the Tennessee River. Anywhere main lake and creek...Show More Summary
French offshore services provide Bourbon Offshore has confirmed that three workers kidnapped from a crewboat off Nigeria last month have been released. The 3 Nigerian nationals were kidnapped April 8, [...] The post Bourbon Offshore: Kidnapped Crewmembers Released appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.