Company & People News/Dredge Mining
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TechnipFMC lands $187 million worth of new jobs with Equinor

Norway

Equinor has awarded two contracts and issued a letter of intent to TechnipFMC for pipelaying and subsea installation for three projects on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS).The projects in scope...

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Callan Marine Announces Three New Vice Presidents

TX, United States

Callan Marine recently announced the promotions of three staff members to Vice President positions. Kevin Pearse, Sarah Dearing, and Todd Knight were all named vice presidents within the company...

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IMarEST appoints Gwynne Lewis as new chief executive

United Kingdom

The Insitute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) has appointed a new chief executive - Gwynne Lewis - who will begin the role on 29 June.Richard Vie, Chair of the IMarEST...

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Siemens Gamesa reveals new CEO as Tacke steps down

Spain

Markus Tacke is stepping down as CEO of Siemens Gamesa, effective immediately.According to the company, the Board of Directors and Tacke mutually agreed to terminate the CEO contract.Andreas Nauen,...

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Hunter Tankers scores $157 million for refinancing

Norway

Hunter Tankers AS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Norwegian Hunter Group ASA, has received binding commitments for a $ 157.5 million loan facility from a syndicate of banks consisting of Danske Bank,...

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New president for France Energies Marines

France

France Energies Marines has appointed Jean‐Philippe Pagot as president to the head of the Institute for Energy Transition (ITE). Jean‐Philippe Pagot is director of Marine Environment at EDF...

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National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC -Abu Dhabi) June 2020 annual meeting of shareholders and 2019 financial results

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

National Marine Dredging Company of Abu Dhabi (NMDC) held its annual shareholder meeting on Sunday, June 21 for the first time in a virtual format with no live attendees due to coronavirus.Besides...

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IMarEST appoints Gwynne Lewis as chief executive

United Kingdom

The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) has appointed Gwynne Lewis as its new chief executive. He will begin the role June 29 and succeeds David Loosley, who is to be...

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Van Oord adapts to changing market circumstances

Netherlands

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 16 June 2020 - As a company operating on a global scale, COVID-19 is having a major impact on our business. Market conditions in the dredging industry are under pressure...

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Restructure At Torqeedo

Germany

In future the team will comprise Dr. Ralf Plieninger and Dr. Michael Rummel. Founder and CEO Dr. Christoph Ballin is moving to the Advisory Board where he and Dr. Frank Hiller, Chief Executive...

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Henrik Poulsen resigns as Ørsted CEO

Denmark

Henrik Poulsen has resigned his position as CEO of Ørsted after eight years in the role. Poulsen will continue as CEO until 31 January 2021 at the latest and will be nominated for the company’s Board...

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Green Marine welcomes Canadian shipowner NEAS

Canada

Canadian NEAS Group has become the latest shipowner to join Green Marine, a voluntary environmental program for North America’s maritime industry. NEAS operates principally in the Canadian Arctic’s...

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Neptune Energy’s VP of exploration set to leave

United Kingdom

The vice-president of exploration and development at oil and gas company Neptune Energy has opted to leave her role in the fall of 2020. Gro Haatvedt; Source: Neptune EnergyNeptune Energy said on...

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Germans Negotiate Another Shipyard Merger

Germany

It has been revealed that another merger of north German shipyards could be in the offing - just a month after the last one was agreed, writes Tom Todd.In a surprise announcement, troubled RoRo and...

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Sand company should pull up stakes on project

Canada

DURING the height of the global pandemic, Canadian Premium Sand (CPS) released its Plan B for its proposed frac-sand mine and processing facility on the east side of Lake Winnipeg. Quite frankly,...