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Teekay Corporation Announces 3.5-Year Contract for the Hummingbird Spirit FPSO

Teekay Corporation announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Chestnut Joint Venture, a joint venture between Spirit Energy Ltd. and Dana Petroleum Ltd., to extend the employment of the Hummingbird Spirit FPSO unit (Hummingbird) on the Chestnut field in the North Sea until March 2023. This contract extension…

Nigeria: Total Planning to Sell $750 Million Stake in Major Nigerian Oil Block

Total is seeking to sell its 12.5 per cent stake in a major deepwater oilfield off the coast of Nigeria, industry and banking sources have said.The plan is reportedly an effort to adjust the energy company's Africa portfolio amid a broad expansion.Reuters reports that the stake in Oil Mining Lease (OML) 118, which is located some 120 kilometres (75 miles) off the Niger Delta…

Lng Tanker Market 2019-2026 In-Depth Analysis by Key players, Size, Share, Trends And Industry Forec

The latest study on the Lng Tanker market gives an extensive analysis of the business performance of the prominent vendors across different countries for the forecast period, 2019 to 2026. The report applies both qualitative and quantitative techniques to estimate the market share, size, trends, gross revenue and profit margin in the forecasted years.

Giant deepwater gas find offshore Mauritania could be largest of 2019

Offshore staffDALLASBP and partners Kosmos Energy and state-owned SMHPM have discovered a potentially giant gas field in the BirAllah area offshore Mauritania.According to Kosmos, the Orca-1 well, drilled by the Valaris DS-12 drillship 125 km (77.7 mi) offshore in 2,510 m (8,235 ft) of water to an MD of 5,266 m (17,277 ft), was targeting a previously untested Albian play.

Clyde shipyard Ferguson set to go into administration

The firm behind the Ferguson shipyard in Port Glasgow has begun the process of going into administration. Ferguson Marine Engineering directors have served notice of their intent to go into administration and to do so by the end of next week.The business has been involved in a long-running dispute with the Scottish government…

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Regaining lost ground top priority: VPT chief

K. Rama Mohan Rao, the new chairman of Visakhapatnam Port Trust, said that they would give top priority to regaining the second rank in the country that the VPT once held before slipping to third rank.Reducing pollution to a minimum in the next one year would also be one of the foremost objectives, Mr. Rao said.After assuming office, Mr.

Umm Qasr capacity upgrade completed

Basra - Global terminal operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has inaugurated two new berths at the Iraqi port of Umm Qasr. The additional capacity allows the port to handle 14,000 teu capacity container vessels for the first time. Completion of Berths 25 and 26, which have a draft alongside of 14m…

Protests push HK-Zhuhai bridge to heavy losses

The five months of protests in Hong Kong have contributed to the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Authority posting a loss of 1.9 billion yuan in its first year of operation, with traffic less than half official predictions.The bridge was opened by President Xi Jinping, with great fanfare, on October 24, 2018 — the first land…

Zeebrugge Port Deploy 5G Network

New Wave MediaShailaja A. Port of Zeebrugge, Belgium, will have its own private 5G network this year, disclosed the container, bulk cargo, new vehicles and passenger ferry terminal port in the municipality of Bruges.The port’s management will collaborate with Citymesh, which is the only operator to have a license for 5G…

B.C. windstorm leads to power outages, ferry and transit cancellations

Ferry cancellations and power outages piled up Friday due to high winds on B.C.’s South Coast, while similar conditions were seen throughout the southern interior.A wind warning from Environment Canada reported winds in Metro Vancouver could gust up to 90 km/h. Powerful winds on way for most of B.C. South Coast, central…

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Tampa reinvents itself to show off its shores

Much of Tampa feels in the midst of a major makeover, with condos and apartments, and retail and other businesses, sprouting up seemingly weekly. Better yet, many of these renovations include shade trees and other play- and lounge-worthy green spaces.The most dramatic (and welcome to me) transformations are happening along the Hillsborough River…

What Are PFAS Chemicals, And Should I Be Freaking Out About Them?

The chemicals called PFAS have been in the news a lot lately — like the recent revelation that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was allowing PFAS-contaminated water to be treated in Lowell and discharged into the Merrimack River, or the news that chemical giant 3M is suing the state of New Hampshire over the states strict PFAS drinking water standards.So, what are these chemicals, anyway?

Energy Storage North America Announces Winners of 2019 ESNA Innovation and Champion Awards

byAssociated PressPublished: Wed, November 6, 2019 8:01 PMUpdated: Wed, November 6, 2019 8:01 PMSAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 6, 2019--Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, today announced the winners of this years ESNA Innovation and Champion Awards.

Getty fire: Winds expected to worsen during the day amid dry, dangerous conditions

As the Getty fire was burning out of control early Monday, weather conditions were expected to worsen throughout the day.Winds around 5 a.m. at Franklin Canyon Park east of the Sepulveda Pass were 10 mph, with gusts of up to 17 mph, with a relative humidity of 23%, which is relatively dry, forecasters said. But later in the morning…

Bollinger Co. museum to commemorate Heartland WWII veterans

MARBLE HILL, Mo. (KFVS) - The Bollinger County Museum of Natural History will commemorate Heartland World War II veterans on Saturday, November 9.The event starts at 2 p.m. at the museum, located at 209 Mayfield Dr. in Marble Hill.Charlie Hutchings will speak about the weapons of World War II on display in the museums WWII exhibit.

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Global Agar Agar Gum Market Industry: A Latest Research Report to Share Market Insights and Dynamics

Agar-agar is a unique natural hydrocolloid obtained from the red seaweeds of Gelidium and Gracilaria. These gels are considered more compact and resistant as compared to other gelatin or carrageenan gels. The products gel strength is also considerably higher as compared to gelatin. The product also eliminates the need for the addition of any foreign substance such as acids…

Iran discovers new oil field with more than 50 billion barrels

TEHRAN, Iran – Iran has discovered a new oil field in the country's south with over 50 billion barrels of crude, its president said Sunday, a find that could boost the country's proven reserves by a third as it struggles to sell energy abroad over U.S. sanctions.The announcement by Hassan Rouhani comes as Iran faces crushing American sanctions after the U.S.

Unlocking offshore industry potential | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The challenge: evaluating fiscal terms to encourage explorationThe government of Ireland wanted to unlock potential in its offshore oil and gas industry.While there had been relatively little exploration activity in Irelands offshore and only 3% of the total wells drilled had resulted in commercial discoveries, international…

Major Imperial Metals shareholder held fundraiser for B.C. Liberals

N. Murray Edwards, the controlling shareholder of Imperial Metals Corp. which owns the Mount Polley mine, helped organize a $1-million private fundraiser in Calgary last year to bolster B.C. Premier Christy Clarks re-election bid.Edwards, an oilpatch billionaire and chairman of Canadian Natural Resources, was among several Alberta power-brokers involved in the fundraiser…

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Another Bad Creation[GA]Comin' from the playground.Take it straight back to the bricks.Yo, Chris, tell 'em where it is.[Chris]Chillin'; cooler den a squeak; kickin' dirt on my sneakers.Suckers on the corner lookin' down at their beepers.They couldn't get a job or a nice home,So they want to stay and wait for the pay-phone.Take JoJo…