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Report highlights shortage of qualified mariners to meet requirements of proposed US crewing legislation

Splash24/7 30 Jun 2022
... Offshore Workers Fairness Act, be passed into law by the US Senate ... The letter notes that the crewing provision would block the use of international specialized offshore vessels “when there are currently no US-flagged specialized construction vessels to do the work needed.” .

Virginia declines to join federal-state offshore wind partnership

Victoria Advocate 30 Jun 2022
Jennifer McClellan, D-Richmond, called on Youngkin to reconsider his decision to not join the partnership, saying in a release that “it’s hard to understand why Governor Youngkin would choose not to participate in a bipartisan group of 11 governors working to grow offshore wind energy.”.

SSE says Ireland’s offshore wind-energy target should be raised

Irish Independent 30 Jun 2022
SSE Renewables has urged the Government to raise its target for offshore windfarm energy generation to 7GW by 2030 from the planned 5GW ... However, new legislation is designed to speed up the process.SSE Renewables, part of the UK’s SSE group, is working on a 3GW pipeline of offshore wind energy projects around Ireland.

World’s first eighth-generation drillship readies to enter service

Splash24/7 30 Jun 2022
The first-ever newbuild eighth-generation drillship, the Deepwater Atlas, has been delivered in Singapore by Sembcorp Marine to offshore drilling contractor Transocean ... The floater is set to work for Beacon Offshore Energy on the Shenandoah project in the US Gulf of Mexico, with operations commencing in the fourth quarter of 2022 ... .

Headway Carbon Capture and Storage System Approved by DNV

The Maritime Executive 30 Jun 2022
Since the establishment of the project in 2018, the Headway R&D team has conducted applicability research on various ship decarbonization methods, combined with ship operating conditions and offshore working environment, and developed a CCS system using hypergravity technology, ...

Morningstar Completes Acquisition of Wealth Management Platform Provider Praemium's UK and International Business

Victoria Advocate 30 Jun 2022
operations, including the concentration of data and development work at our offshore facilities in China and India; our indebtedness could adversely affect our cash flows and financial flexibility; and the failure to protect our intellectual property rights or claims of intellectual property infringement against us.

Hitachi Energy and Petrofac to collaborate in growing offshore wind market

Process and Control Today 29 Jun 2022
Hitachi Energy’s HVDC Light® and modular HVAC grid technologies and solutions and Petrofac’s world-class engineering, procurement, construction and installation capabilities for offshore platforms and offshore and onshore civil works, will bring considerable ...

Tata Steel: Welsh steel used to develop floating wind farms

BBC News 29 Jun 2022
The electricity generator RWE is working with Tata to use Welsh steel as part of its development of floating offshore wind farms ... A number of companies have been working on plans to build floating wind farms about 40 miles (65km) off the south-west coast of Wales.

bp wins offshore exploration block in Egypt

Egypt Commercial News 29 Jun 2022
Oil and gas giant bp announced that it was awarded an offshore exploration block in Egypt with 100% working interest in a limited bid ...

ONGC employees seek discontinuation of Pawan Hans choppers as 4 die in crash | Mint

Live Mint 29 Jun 2022
In its letter sent on Wednesday to the ONGC CMD, Alka Mittal, the employees‘ union has also sought an insurance cover of ₹5 crore for the employees working offshore ... landing around 11.45 am on Tuesday in Arabian Sea, one nautical mile away from ONGC offshore rig Sagar Kiran.

World’s first eight-generation drillship readies to enter service

Splash24/7 29 Jun 2022
The first-ever newbuild eight-generation drillship, the Deepwater Atlas, has been delivered in Singapore by Sembcorp Marine to offshore drilling contractor Transocean ... The floater is set to work for Beacon Offshore Energy on the Shenandoah project in the US Gulf of Mexico, with operations commencing in the fourth quarter of 2022 ... .

B.C. stock promoter used Colombia 'boiler room' in offshore scheme, SEC alleges

North Shore News 29 Jun 2022
Moynes is accused of working with offshore shell facilitator Fred Sharp, a former Vancouver lawyer who was charged with fraud by the commission last August.  ... dump” schemes prior to illegally trading insider shares via offshore shell companies held by nominee owners.

Evergrande faces new petition challenge

China Daily 29 Jun 2022
After receiving the winding-up petition, the company can oppose it in accordance with the law ... China Evergrande has been actively communicating with creditors to push forward work related to offshore debt restructuring, and the preliminary offshore debt restructuring plan is projected to be announced before the end of July, a public filing said.

PSU refiners to lose monopoly over domestic crude from October 1

The Times of India 29 Jun 2022
NEW DELHI ... Producers at present can sell crude only to state-run refiners and the Centre allots the quantity for each refiner ... Cess is pegged at 20%, while royalty is pegged at 20% for onshore and 10% for offshore production. The allocation system worked till private entry was not allowed upstream ... Start a Conversation. .

A tobacco tycoon thrived in war-torn Iraq

The New Arab 29 Jun 2022
To do so, he ran a network of offshore companies and other fronts, many protected by high-level officials ... Those who know him or have followed his career describe Tabra as a man without ideology, allowing him to work with a range of figures across Iraq’s fractured political landscape.

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