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  • Pacific Drilling Latest Offshore Driller to Seek...

    The ongoing restructuring of the offshore drilling sector is continuing with Pacific Drilling becoming the latest company in the sector to announce it would use the courts to complete a reorganization of its business. Analysts believe that the sector will continue to undergo fundamental changes.

  • ADIPEC, the World’s Largest Gathering of Oil and Gas...

    The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum and Exhibition Conference (ADIPEC) 2020 Virtual Conference, the world’s largest gathering of oil and gas industry players, is set to begin on Monday, November 9, 2020.

  • ADNOC Awards $324 Million Contracts to Optimize Onshore...

    The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced today the award of contracts worth $324 million (AED 1.19 billion) to optimize onshore field operations and enhance efficiencies as it continues to invest responsibly to drive smart growth.

  • India allows UAE's ADNOC to export oil from strategic...

    The Union cabinet has allowed Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC)to export oil from its Mangalore strategic petroleum reserve (SPR), a minister said, marking a policy shift that could enhance foreign participation as India seeks to expand its storage capacity.

  • TGS Adds to Offshore Nigeria Data with New Coring Project

    TGS, a leading provider of multi-client geoscience data for exploration and production companies, today announced the recommencement of the geochemical coring project offshore Nigeria. The initiative is part of an anomaly targeting program focusing on the previously completed analysis of multibeam and backscatter data. This survey is being conducted in conjunction with Nigerian joint venture partner TGS-PetroData.

  • Global oil supply and demand to rebalance by end 2021 –...

    Occidental Petroleum Corp expects global oil supply and demand to rebalance by the end of 2021, its chief executive told the Energy Intelligence Forum on Wednesday.




  • Fincantieri Delivers Second New Cruise Ship Since...

    Fincantieri delivered the new cruise ship the Silver Moon to Silversea Cruises, one of the brands owned by the Royal Caribbean Group. Built at the shipyard in Ancona, Italy, it is the second cruise ship that Fincantieri has completed since resuming operations after work was suspended in the spring due to Italy’s effort to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. 

  • Hyundai Heavy Industries wins orders to build...

    Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Group has signed a 240 billion won contract for three ships, breaking sales drought that has continued since the beginning of the year.

  • COVAXX and Maersk enter partnership to supply...

    The goal is to bring a much needed COVID-19 vaccine to emerging and developing nations. The agreement establishes integrated logistics to enable efficient worldwide distribution of COVAXX’s COVID-19 vaccine. The aim is to distribute up to a billion doses of the COVAXX synthetic vaccine worldwide in 2021. 

  • V.Group and Costamare Shipping Company S.A....

    Global ship management and marine support services provider V.Group and Costamare Shipping Company S.A. (“Costamare”) have announced they have strengthened and expanded their existing strategic partnership.

  • New shipping service delivers opportunities for...

    COSCO SHIPPING LINES, one of the world’s biggest shipping liner conglomerates, today begins a new fortnightly service directly linking Townsville with destinations in China, Northern Australia and the South Pacific.

Legal & Regulations


  • Researchers Explore Concept for UK Zero Carbon Costal Shipping Network

    A team of UK maritime researchers have set out their vision for a fleet of zero carbon coastal ships to transport goods around the UK via its ports by 2030.

  • Research for Singapore's First Floating Energy Storage System

    Research is getting underway to develop Singapore’s first floating energy storage system (ESS). Designed to incorporate new technologies in batteries and other areas, the project is part of an ongoing partnership between Singapore’s Energy Market Authority (EMA) and Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) to develop innovative energy solutions in the marine sector. The technologies that are being developed will also contribute to the future of electric and hybrid ships.

  • Total Delivers its First Carbon Neutral LNG Cargo

    Total has delivered its first shipment of carbon neutral1 liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the Chinese National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC).


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