Latest News for: Marine offshore


Planning application submitted for North Devon floating wind project

New Power 26 Sep 2023
The developers of White Cross offshore windfarm, planned to go into operation 52km off the North Devon coast in 2027, have submitted a planning application for onshore works to North Devon Council ... This application follows the project’s offshore consent application which was submitted to the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) earlier this year.

It’s complicated: the logistical complexities of Vineyard Wind’s maritime dance

Seatrade Maritime News 26 Sep 2023
Then, in September, components for the first of the 13mW GE Haliade-X turbines began moving out of New Bedford’s Marine Commerce Terminal- serving offshore wind, along with that port’s extensive commercial fishing fleet ... Transfer of European multi-decade experience in offshore electricity generation to the U.S.

Four Seasons Yachts Redefines Luxury at Sea

Victoria Advocate 26 Sep 2023
... active in all high-tech marine industry sectors. It is leader in the construction and transformation of cruise, naval and oil & gas and wind offshore vessels, as well as in the production of systems and component equipment, after-sales services and marine interiors solutions.

Behind-the-Scenes Facts About the Popular WWII Film, ‘The Longest Day’

War History Online 26 Sep 2023
If asked to name a film about the D-Day landings, The Longest Day is likely the first to come to mind ... Here are some little-known facts about The Longest Day, for those of you who want to impress your friends at your next dinner party ... The Longest Day, 1962 ... While participating in the Battle of Tarawa, he rescued 47 Marines who were stranded offshore.

Tidewater Engages Caterpillar for Global Fleet Management

The Maritime Executive 25 Sep 2023
As one of the oldest and most experienced providers of marine support services for the offshore energy industry, Tidewater’s global footprint is relied upon in more than 60 countries ... construction projects and perform a variety of specialized marine support services.

Dominion Energy Advances Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Commercial Project; Announces Federal Regulatory Agency Completes Environmental Analysis

Victoria Advocate 25 Sep 2023
This includes actions taken offshore to minimize impacts to marine life, such as North Atlantic right whales, and actions taken onshore to design and build a transmission route that avoids impacts to natural and cultural resources and environmental justice communities to the maximum extent possible.

Reload and restart – A new chapter for the future

Seatrade Maritime News 25 Sep 2023
... new energy batteries, marine LNG supply systems (FGSS), desulfurisation devices ... Five are regular sessions, including "Ship and Offshore Engineering" "Shipping and Port" "Maritime Finance and Law", and "Marine Equipment Technology", and a special session of "Cruise" is added.

Light Structures & DNV to Deliver Structural Integrity and Digital Services

The Maritime Executive 25 Sep 2023
The MOU was signed on 18 September 2023 at DNV’s Asia Pacific Headquarters in Singapore ... A key goal of the cooperation is to leverage the inherent value in structural integrity monitoring data acquired using Light Structures’ SENSFIB systems for complex marine and offshore projects.

Maritime Business Chamber appeals for bunkering services to be saved

Independent online (SA) 24 Sep 2023
In 2016, the first offshore bunkering operations were launched in Nelson Mandela Bay with Aegean Marine Petroleum Network deploying their bunkering vessel MT LEFKAS, as well as registering the tanker which now flies the South African flag to revitalise the bunkering business that ...

Government offshore renewable projects at risk of killing marine life

The Daily Telegraph Australia 24 Sep 2023
Environmental policy expert Michael Shellenberger says offshore renewable projects are “very environmentally degrading technology” that is affecting marine life ... it’s actually a very shallow waters on the offshore.

Plastic in paradise: What scientists discovered in 'pristine' NZ marine reserve

NewstalkZB 24 Sep 2023
This image shows some of the microplastics discovered in the seabed of Marlborough's Long Island-Kokomohua Marine Reserve ... “Thus, we were expecting that we would find higher concentrations of microplastics closer to the coastal settlements than further offshore - especially in a marine protected area, which one would expect to be a pristine area.”.

Autonomous sailing drones deployed to protect marine life

Interesting Engineering 24 Sep 2023
The crafts will be used to study how offshore wind farms affect marine animals. .

Review: ‘Neither Confirm Nor Deny’ tells a real-life tale of spies, nukes and Howard Hughes

The Los Angeles Times 23 Sep 2023
... its principal architect, CIA lifer David Sharp (whose book the film is based on), was a technical collaboration with offshore-exploration company Global Marine and a secretive one with crackpot industrialist Howard Hughes, who agreed to a believable camouflage for the public.

U.S. revives Cold War submarine spy program to counter China

Union Leader 23 Sep 2023
Increasingly its analysts were tasked with monitoring marine life and offshore earthquakes ... Over the last three years, the Navy has been testing the system from an offshore supply vessel in the Atlantic, and it has since been used in active operations in secret locations, the sources said.

Offshore wind industry poised for growth,but economic pressures & tech innovation need to be managed

Business Ghana 22 Sep 2023
Although the offshore sector in Europe has significant expertise in managing operations in hazardous marine environments, as it expands around the world, there will be new developments further from shore in territories prone to different types of weather conditions and natural catastrophes.