Port of Brownsville Achieves Significant Milestone in Channel Deepening Project

Port of Brownsville Achieves Significant Milestone in Channel Deepening Project

The Port of Brownsville is closer to deepening the Brownsville Ship Channel after receiving a key permit June 6 from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to advance the Brazos Island Harbor Channel Improvement …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
Qatar Petroleum Awards Offshore Topsides and Pipelines Feed Contract for The North Field Expansion Project

Qatar Petroleum Awards Offshore Topsides and Pipelines Feed Contract for The North Field Expansion Project

Qatar Petroleum has awarded the FEED (Front End Engineering Design) contract for the North Field Expansion Project’s offshore pipelines and topsides facilities. The scope of this FEED, which was awarded to …
Jun 4, 2019 /  Curious
Van Oord awarded large Mexican land reclamation project

Van Oord awarded large Mexican land reclamation project

Yesterday, the Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, gave the ‘go-ahead’  for the land reclamation associated with the new PEMEX (Petróleos Mexicanos) refinery in Dos Bocas, …
Jun 3, 2019 /  Vessels
NextDecade Signs Lump-Sum Turnkey EPC Contracts with Bechtel for ~ $543 Per Ton

NextDecade Signs Lump-Sum Turnkey EPC Contracts with Bechtel for ~ $543 Per Ton

NextDecade Corporation (NextDecade) (NASDAQ: NEXT) announced Tuesday (May 28) that it has signed two contracts with Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals (Bechtel) for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of …
May 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Swan Hunter completes Modular Offshore Grid Cable Storage Load-in

Swan Hunter completes Modular Offshore Grid Cable Storage Load-in

Swan Hunter, along with partners DOC, have successfully completed load-in spooling operations for the Elia Modular Offshore Grid (MOG) project. The contract was awarded to load-in and store 5km of the Modular Offshore …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
SBM Offshore Awarded Contracts for ExxonMobil FPSO Liza Unity

SBM Offshore Awarded Contracts for ExxonMobil FPSO Liza Unity

SBM Offshore announced earlier today that Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL), an affiliate of Exxon Mobil Corporation, has confirmed the award of contracts for the next phase of the Liza project in …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Newcastle statement on Newcastle cruise terminal funding

Port of Newcastle statement on Newcastle cruise terminal funding

Infrastructure NSW has advised that the $12.7 million funding for the Newcastle cruise terminal project is no longer available. Port of Newcastle has been working on this project on behalf of the NSW Government on the …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Cruise
Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers

Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers

Qatar Petroleum yesterday issued an ‘invitation to tender’ for the reservation of ship construction capacity required for the LNG carrier fleet for its North Field Expansion (NFE) Project, which will increase …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Thorco Projects Selects Navis' Bluetracker for Charter-Party Compliance Monitoring and Analysis of Operating Fleet

Thorco Projects Selects Navis' Bluetracker for Charter-Party Compliance Monitoring and Analysis of Operating Fleet

Navis, the leading provider of maritime software solutions for efficient and compliant cargo and vessel performance, announced today that Copenhagen-based Thorco Projects has selected Bluetracker to monitor and analyze …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Corpus Christi Included in the President’s Proposed FY20 Budget for $53M

Port of Corpus Christi Included in the President’s Proposed FY20 Budget for $53M

For the second year, the Port of Corpus Christi’s Ship Channel Improvement Project (CIP) was included in the President’s Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Coastal Navigation Construction that …
Mar 15, 2019 /  Vessels