Latest News for: Offshore environment


Offshore Wind Will Create Good Jobs and Boost New Jersey’s Economy

Atlantic City 04 Aug 2021
With burgeoning state and federal government support, it’s clear New Jersey is poised to become the nation’s leader in offshore wind energy, providing a win-win situation for the economy, environment and the highly-skilled union building and construction trades industry ... But offshore wind will also bring family-supporting union jobs.

Hainan labels duty-free goods with traceability codes

China Daily 03 Aug 2021
Since Aug 1, Hainan has started labeling its offshore duty-free perfumes, cosmetics, liquors and mobile phones with traceability codes to safeguard the ...

SafeSTS pioneers step-change in ‘green’ technology for ship-to-ship transfers

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 03 Aug 2021
... offshore fields in the world’s most challenging offshore environments.

Whatever is killing coral reefs in Florida is also killing them in Belize

Phys Dot Org 03 Aug 2021
... stoichiometry (C.N.P) and stable isotopes of C and N found within the tissue of a variety of common macroalgae species sampled in the lower riverine, estuarine and shallow marine environments from around Belize City to the offshore fore-reef habitats of the Belize Barrier Reef.

Swire Energy Services acquires Danish wind service firm All NRG

Splash24/7 03 Aug 2021
“With this competence, in combination with our global reach and our long-term experience operating safely in the offshore environment, we will be able to service OEMs, operators, and owners with a full spectrum of specialist services for wind projects globally.” ... .

Talos Energy Announces Second Quarter 2021 Results

Killeen Daily Herald 03 Aug 2021
We had record production of over 66 MBoe/d for the second quarter in a row as well as very strong Adjusted EBITDA margins of over $36 per Boe, before the impact of hedges, which speaks to the strength of what our oil-weighted assets can deliver in the current commodity environment.

Frank’s International N.V. Announces Second Quarter 2021 Results

Tyler Morning Telegraph 03 Aug 2021
... recovery in the North America Offshore region ... Founded in 1938, Frank’s has approximately 2,400 employees and provides services to leading exploration and production companies in both onshore and offshore environments in approximately 40 countries on six continents.

North Sea oil firms will help UK hit net zero

The Observer 02 Aug 2021
All companies operating in the North Sea are highly regulated by the Oil and Gas Authority, the Offshore Petroleum Regulator for Environment and Decommissioning, and the Health and Safety Executive, so there is comprehensive safeguarding in place across the UK basin.

Offshore wind turbines could number 30,000 by 2030 – new ideas in ocean engineering are ...

The Conversation 27 Jul 2021
Nuttawut Uttamaharad/Shutterstock The UK is planning to install 40 gigawatts of offshore wind power by 2030 – enough to provide electricity to every home in the country. This would require 5,000 wind turbines – double the number installed offshore worldwide at the end of 2020 ... Offshore structures could even suck carbon from the air .

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2021 Results

Algeria Times 27 Jul 2021
In addition, Canada land revenue increased despite the spring breakup, due to higher Asset Performance Solutions (APS) project revenue, while North America offshore revenue was slightly higher due to sales of subsea production systems ... international markets, particularly offshore.

The fisherwomen, Chevron and the leaking pipe

Hartford Courant 27 Jul 2021
The fumes were so strong at one point that Joseph fainted ... After decades of extraction, major oil companies are gradually leaving the Niger Delta altogether or going offshore — but, environmentalists said, often without decommissioning their aging infrastructure, which is done to restore the environment and prevent pollutants from leaching ... .

Frank's International Receives Inaugural 2021 Most Valuable Partner Award from Supermajor Operator

Killeen Daily Herald 26 Jul 2021
"These talented and dedicated team members consistently demonstrate operational excellence both onshore and offshore ... Founded in 1938, Frank's has approximately 2,400 employees and provides services to leading exploration and production companies in both onshore and offshore environments in approximately 40 countries on six continents.

‘I can see the industry disappearing’: US fishermen sound alarm at plans for offshore wind

The Observer 25 Jul 2021
Many say that their concerns – which range from safety issues operating around wind farms to how offshore wind development will alter the ocean environment and affect fish stocks – aren’t being meaningfully considered by regulators ... affect fish stocks and the ocean environment.

As Biden goes big on offshore wind, fishermen fear for their future

The Guardian 24 Jul 2021
Fishermen say their concerns, from safety issues to how offshore wind will alter the ocean environment, aren’t being ...

Michigan has most potential for offshore power generation

Grand Rapids Business Journal 23 Jul 2021
The benefit of offshore wind is that it’s strong and consistent, making it a reliable option that can generate more power than wind over land ... That doesn’t mean all that energy would necessarily be harvested, said Read, who is the Environment America Research & Policy Center’s Go Big on Offshore Wind program associate.