11 APRIL 1991: MT HAVEN EXPLODES NEAR GENOA

January 13, 2019

The MT Haven formely Amoco Milford Haven, was a very large crude carrier (VLCC), built in Cadiz, Spain; the sister ship of th...

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AKER SOLUTIONS SECURES NORTHERN LIGHTS CONTRACT

January 08, 2019

Aker Solutions has secured its first contract on Northern Lights, a carbon capture and storage (CCS) project initiated by Equ...

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MARCH 1978: THE DISASTER OF THE AMOCO CADIZ

January 06, 2019

On the morning of 16 March 1978, the oil tanker Amoco Cadiz, en route from the Persian Gulf to Rotterdam, Netherlands, via a ...

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ZVEZDA SHIPYARD TO BUILD THREE LNG POWERED CARRIERS FOR SOVCOMFLOT

January 03, 2019

On 28 December 2018, Sovcomflot (SCF Group) placed an order at Zvezda shipbuilding complex for construction of three new gene...

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WEST MIRA FIRST DRILLING RIG TO USE HYBRID POWER SOLUTION

December 13, 2018

The semi-submersible West Mira will be the world's first drilling rig to operate a low-emission hybrid power plant using Siem...

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AIR LIQUIDE TO BUILD WORLD SCALE HYDROGEN PLANT IN CALIFORNIA

November 28, 2018

French Air Liquide expects to invest over 150 million US dollars to build a liquid hydrogen plant in the western United States, with construction to b...

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FORSEA OPERATES FIRST BATTERY-POWERED FERRIES

November 12, 2018

As part of the HH Ferries (now ForSea) sustainability voyage, the Tycho Brahe and Aurora ferries now operate fully on battery power. This makes the ro...

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NIGERIA: PIPE LINE BLAST KILLED 200 IN ABA

October 17, 2018

On Friday 12, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Abuja reported an oil pipeline fire outbreak along the Osisioma axis near Aba Depo...

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WORLD’S FIRST OCEAN CLEANUP SYSTEM LAUNCHED IN SAN FRANCISCO

October 06, 2018

The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch non-profit organization developing advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, launched the world’s first ocean...

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