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NOIA Applauds RI Offshore Wind Project

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,

Offshore Wind Farm Raises Hopes of U.S. Clean Energy Backers

Supporters hope that the modest five-turbine project, the nation’s first commercial scale offshore wind farm, will propel larger efforts at clean energy.

Ship Photos of the Day – MV Hai Yang Shi You 525, Asia’s First LNG-Powered Tug

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

CNOOC Acquires Asia's 1st LNG Powered Tug

  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 Shipyard Cuts Steel on Canada’s First NSPS Vessel – Sir John Franklin

  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

Ex-CNOOC executive under investigation in China for graft

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.

DNV GL's P&A Guideline Could Save O&G $ 32 bln

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,

Belize Drops Proposal for Offshore Oil Drilling on World’s Second Largest Barrier Reef

2 months agoNews : Vice News

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

UAE's National Drilling Co. Inks Deal for 14 Rigs

  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

NTSB: Shell’s Poor Planning Caused 2012 Grounding of Kulluk Rig

2 months agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

  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

Mexico's Pemex Plagued By Deadly Offshore Explosions and Major Pipeline Spills

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

Bass Fishing: Find Summer Sweet Spots on Ledges

2 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Big Buck Zone

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

Bourbon Offshore: Kidnapped Crewmembers Released

3 months agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

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.


THE NEED FOR COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR NREL Report Estimates Market Potential of Shared Solar and Discusses Relevant Securities Regulations April 27, 2015 (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) “Analysis from the Energy Department's National...Show More Summary

Rhode Island’s First Woman Governor Breaks Ground On Nation’s First Offshore Wind Farm

How does one break ground on an offshore wind energy project? Rhode Island figured it out, and the tiny state gets the first offshore wind farm n the Rhode Island’s First Woman Governor Breaks Ground On Nation’s First Offshore Wind Farm...Show More Summary

First U.S. Offshore Wind Project Breaks Ground

Deepwater Wind employees assemble pieces of the Block Island Wind Farm in Rhode Island. Today, the U.S. took another big step in the transition beyond coal to a clean energy, as the nation's first offshore wind project broke ground. Block...Show More Summary

Abu Dhabi to Invest $25 Billion Offshore to 2020

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) plans to invest around US$25bn over the next five years in a bid to boost oil production from offshore fields.   The investment

What the BP Oil Disaster Tells Us About Arctic Drilling: Keep Out!

3 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Five years ago today, an explosion on board the oil rig Deepwater Horizon killed 11 men and unleashed one of the largest and costliest offshore oil disaster this nation has ever experienced. By the end of 2014, BP, the company primarily...Show More Summary

Drydocks World Completes NDC Rig Repair

Drydocks World informs it has completed a refurbishment project on the National Drilling Company’s (NDC) offshore drilling Rig Beynouna.   Drydocks World’s rig

5 years after BP spill, industry touts ability to respond

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Oil companies say they can clean up offshore spills far faster today than five years ago when BP’s Macondo well blew out 45 miles off the coast of Louisiana, spawning the nation’s worst offshore oil spill. It took BP and the industry’s best containment technology 87 days to contain the deep-water [...]

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