Company & People News/Dredge Mining
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MingYang sells minority stake in demo offshore wind farm

China

China’s MingYang Smart Energy has agreed to sell a minority stake in a special purpose company developing a 300 MW offshore wind project to Poly Changda Engineering.Once the transaction is...

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Australia’s DST acquires Sonardyne BlueComm system

Australia

Australia’s Defence Science and Technology Group (DST) has acquired a BlueComm undersea communications system from Sonardyne International as part of its ongoing program in maritime autonomous...

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CWind Taiwan expands CTV fleet for Yunlin offshore wind work

Taiwan

CWind Taiwan has acquired two crew transfer vessels (CTVs) from Seacat Services to support the Yunlin offshore wind project in Taiwan.Seacat Resolute and Seacat Vigilant will be chartered to support...

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EKF supports Seagreen offshore wind project with £304 million guarantee

Scotland

The Danish Export Credit Agency (EKF) has provided a £304 million guarantee for the Seagreen offshore wind project in Scotland.EKF is participating in the financing together with the Norwegian ECA...

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SembMarine’s Brazilian unit enters $500 million credit facility

Brazil

A Brazil-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore’s offshore rig builder Sembcorp Marine (SembMarine) has entered into a revolving facility agreement for up to $500 million with Standard...

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Austal to make CEO transition

Australia

Chief Operating Officer Patrick Gregg is to be promoted to the position of Chief Executive Officer at shipbuilder Austal (ASX:ASB) effective January 1, 2021, following a six month transition from...

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Acquisition and Recapitalisation of Royal IHC Finalised

Netherlands

Royal IHC has announced that the acquisition and recapitalisation of Royal IHC has been finalised. The newly established Foundation Continuiteit IHC, has taken over all shares of IHC Merwede Holding...

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Team Humber Marine Alliance

United Kingdom

A UK maritime organisation is launching a Scarborough branch to represent the interests of North Yorkshire businessesTeam Humber Marine Alliance, which has its main office in Hull, works for growth...

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Damen Shiprepair Harbour & Voyage Announces 24/7 Coronavirus Disinfection Service

Netherlands

Damen Shiprepair Harbour & Voyage (DSHV), the mobile ship repair squad of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, has announced the creation of a 24/7 Covid-19 Disinfection Service for ships. DSHV...

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Malaysia’s MISC appoints ex-minister as chairman

Malaysia

Malaysian liquefied natural gas shipping firm MISC has appointed former minister Tan Sri Noh Omar as its new chairman.Noh takes over as chairman from Datuk Ab Halim Mohyiddin who remains as an...

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Jan De Nul contributes to the Oosterweel Link in Antwerp

Belgium

Scheldt Tunnel will be the crown jewel Lantis, the project developer responsible for the prestigious ‘Oosterweel link’, which will complete the...

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First Green Loan for Van Oord

Netherlands

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 29 May 2020 - Van Oord has developed a Green loan framework as part of its financing strategy. The first Green Loans under the agreement were signed by Rabobank and BNP...

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Seadrill takes $1.2 billion impairment and moves to ditch NYSE listing

Bermuda

Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill booked a huge loss in the first quarter of the year due to impairment charges amid a significant reduction in global oil demand. In addition, Seadrill has...

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Solstad Offshore promotes finance director to CFO role

Norway

Norwegian offshore vessel provider Solstad Offshore has picked a new chief financial officer (CFO).Solstad said on Tuesday that Kjetil Ramstad would take up the CFO position as of 2 June 2020. He...

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Gavin Barwell adds Arcadis role to consulting commitments

United Kingdom

After spells as a Member of Parliament and Downing Street Chief of Staff, Gavin Barwell has joined engineering consultancy Arcadis as a Non-Executive Advisor. Earlier in 2020, Barwell, who was...