Company & People News/Dredge Mining
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Global Maritime, Cathie team up for jack-up ops

United Kingdom

Global Maritime and Cathie have entered a partnership that will see the two companies bringing a holistic jack-up consultancy solution to the offshore wind industry, according to a press release...

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Precious Shipping settles dispute with Sainty Marine

Thailand

Thailand-listed dry cargo ship owner Precious Shipping has reached a settlement with Chinese Jiangsu Guoxin Corporation, formerly known as shipbuilder Sainty Marine Corporation, in relation to the...

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OKEA takes interest in Equinor’s Aurora discovery

Norway

OKEA has signed a sales and purchase agreement with Equinor for the acquisition of Equinor’s 40 per cent operated working interest in two licences offshore Norway, which include the Aurora...

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Norwegian ship recycling major takes over Kleven Verft

Norway

Norway’s ship recycling firm Green Yard has taken over compatriot Kleven Verft, which filed for bankruptcy early this month after losing a loan deal.A Kleven spokesperson confirmed to Offshore...

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FSG’s insolvency proceedings set to start in August as sale talks with Pella Siestas continue

Germany

The Flensburg District Court will open insolvency proceedings concerning Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft mbH (FSG) on August 1st, the company said in an update.To remind, the German cash...

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Minesto Names New Chairman

Sweden

Swedish marine energy developer Minesto has elected Jonas Millqvist as its new chairman.Millqvist will replace Bengt Adolfsson who has served as chairman for the last four years. Bengt Adolfsson...

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Korea Picking Scottish Brains

Korea, Democratic People's Republic of

The Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology (KIOST) has contracted the Orkney-headquartered European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) to support the development of its tidal energy test site at...

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Uni-Tankers picks Danelec for VDR upgrades

Denmark

Middelfart, Denmark, headquartered Uni-Tankers has selected Danelec Marine to upgrade aging and obsolete Voyage Data Recorders on upwards of ten ships in its fleetSome of the VDRs are 10 or more...

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Osbit welcomes new members to its team

United Kingdom

UK offshore technology supplier Osbit has welcomed two graduates and two further permanent staff members to its Northumberland-based team.The new employees have joined Osbit’s 110 strong workforce...

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MSC joins Smart Maritime Network

Switzerland

Container shipping major Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has joined the Smart Maritime Network, an industry membership group focused on increasing the compatibility, standardization, and...

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Sembcorp Marine chief to co-chair panel to cut emissions

Singapore

Sembcorp Marine president and chief executive Wong Weng Sun has been appointed the co-chair of the International Advisory Panel on Maritime Decarbonisation (IAP), which champions decarbonisation...

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Nakilat takes full control of Q-Max Bu Samra

Qatar

Qatari LNG shipping giant Nakilat continued the fleet management transition from Shell’s trading and shipping unit. Nakilat said on Wednesday it has assumed full ship management and operations of...

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Van Aalst Group Forms New Company

Netherlands

Netherlands-based Van Aalst Group has formed a new company in Norway to provide maintenance and workshop services for clients operating worldwide in the offshore oil, gas, marine and renewables...

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Arcadis drafted in to help firms get back to work

Netherlands

Consultant handed £50,000 from Innovate UKArcadis has been awarded £50,000 in funding from Innovate UK to provide advice on how public and private sector organisations can safely return to work...

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Ardmore turns down Hafnia’s acquisition proposal

Bermuda

Tanker owner and operator Ardmore Shipping Corporation has declined an acquisition proposal from Hafnia Limited, saying that the offer substantially undervalued Ardmore.Established ten years ago,...