Latest News for: Offshore environment


Valaris Announces Jackup Contract Awards

The Marshall News Messenger 20 Sep 2021
VAL) ("Valaris" or the "Company") announced today that it has been awarded a contract with TAQA offshore the Netherlands for VALARIS JU-123, a heavy-duty harsh environment jackup ... Valaris has also been awarded a one-well contract with Carnarvon Petroleum offshore Timor-Leste for VALARIS JU-107, a heavy-duty modern jackup.

Shell Reports Damage Assessment of WD-143 from Hurricane Ida

Killeen Daily Herald 20 Sep 2021
20, 2021 /CNW/ -- Shell Offshore Inc., a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, has conducted a comprehensive damage assessment of our West Delta-143 (WD-143) offshore facilities from Hurricane Ida that revealed significant structural damage ... The WD-143 platform, owned by Shell Offshore Inc ... Shell Offshore Inc ... Shell Offshore Inc.

Vineyard Wind Project Secures $2.3 Billion in Funding

The Maritime Executive 17 Sep 2021
Construction of the Vineyard Wind project, America's first full-scale offshore wind farm, is set to begin now that its backers have secured $2.3 billion in financing from nine international and U.S ... They contend that offshore wind farms could have adverse impacts on the ocean environment and fishing industry.

Do These Penny Stocks Present a Buying Opportunity At Current Prices?

Courier Express 17 Sep 2021
3 Penny Stocks to Add to Your September 2021 Watchlist ... With penny stocks or blue chips, there is always a natural ebb and flow in the market ... (NYSE ... (NYSE ... This is a company that provides offshore contract drilling services ... The company owns or has partial ownership in 37 mobile offshore drilling units, 27 deepwater, and 10 harsh environment floaters.

US Wind revs up offshore wind portfolio on Delmarva Peninsula

Herald Mail 15 Sep 2021
As renewable energy takes center stage for Maryland's power grid needs by 2030 and beyond, US Wind has expanded its offshore wind energy plans for the Delmarva Peninsula ... The impact of offshore wind energy was a win for the economy, environment and Maryland workers, he added.

'It's looking very promising': Mote expands red tide research

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 15 Sep 2021
The experiment aims to use technology to eliminate excess nutrients while preserving the surrounding environment ... The next step of research requires permits from the Florida Department of Environment Protection to test the technology in open waters about 20 miles offshore.

Frank’s International N.V. Announces Voting Results and Merger Closing Timeline

Kentucky New Era 15 Sep 2021
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.

Hurricane Larry expected to make landfall in eastern Newfoundland

Toronto Sun 11 Sep 2021
ST. JOHN’S, N.L ... The waves could be as high as 14 metres, Environment Canada said in its weather alerts. Larry was expected to enter Canadian offshore territory as a Category 1 hurricane with sustained winds up to 140 km/h, but those winds are expected to diminish as the storm moves over colder water near Newfoundland’s southern coastline ... On Sept ... .

Smart rig developed by CNOOC starts drilling

Shenzhen Daily 10 Sep 2021
... has started drilling at South China Sea, the developer and operator, China National Offshore Oil Corp ... Wu adds that the platform is safer and more environment friendly, compared with other traditional oil rigs, and is the first choice for offshore drilling in South China Sea.

Colin Farrell and Stephen Graham brave the ice cold Arctic Sea during filming in behind-the-scenes ...

The Daily Mail 10 Sep 2021
And actors Colin Farrell and Stephen Graham were forced to endure a gruelling filming environment while working on the series, as they shot on location - working entirely offshore in the Artic Ocean.

GIG buys Irish offshore wind project

Splash24/7 09 Sep 2021
The project has been designated as one of seven ‘Relevant Status’ developments by Ireland’s Department of Environment, Climate Action and Communications, placing the Sceirde Rocks to be in the first wave of offshore wind projects in Ireland for delivery by 2030.

Macquarie’s GIG acquires 400-MW Irish offshore wind project

Renewables Now 09 Sep 2021
Sceirde Rocks is one of the seven “Relevant Status” projects designated by the Department of Environment, Climate Action and Communications, which makes it well placed to be among the first offshore wind projects for delivery in Ireland by 2030, GIG said today.

Green Investment Group acquires Irish offshore wind developer

Power Technology 09 Sep 2021
The Macquarie-owned Green Investment Group (GIG) has acquired Ireland-based company Fuinneamh Sceirde Teoranta (FST), developer of the proposed Sceirde Rocks offshore wind farm in Galway, Ireland ... The project will be part of the first wave of offshore wind projects in Ireland for delivery by 2030.

Macquarie buys rights to develop €1bn wind farm off Connemara

Irish Independent 09 Sep 2021
The proposed 400 MW offshore wind farm will include around 30 to 35 individual turbines and is regarded as being at the vanguard of Ireland’s offshore energy push, designated as one of seven ‘Relevant Status’ developments by the Department of Environment Climate Action and Communications ... .

Euro gains after ECB says it will slow bond buying pace

Metro USA 09 Sep 2021
The euro rose 0.3% to the day’s high of $1.1840 immediately after the announcement but then fell back to trade at $1.1837, well below Friday’s two-month high of $1.1909 ... 23 ... The Chinese yuan gained 0.1% to 6.4525 per dollar in offshore trade, though price data showed a worsening environment for Chinese businesses ... Treasury yields ... .