Boskalis expands market position in marine survey through acquisition Horizon

Boskalis expands market position in marine survey through acquisition Horizon

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has acquired a 62.5% majority stake in the Horizon Group (Horizon) from the United Arab Emirates. Horizon's main activities include marine geophysical surveys and geotechnical …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Finance
James Fisher continues Middle East expansion with the acquisition of Murjan

James Fisher continues Middle East expansion with the acquisition of Murjan

James Fisher and Sons plc (JFS) has further expanded its capabilities in the Middle East with the acquisition of Murjan Al-Sharq Marine Contracting LLC (MSMC). MSMC is an established service provider based in Saudi …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
DP World acquires leading European transportation and logistics provider P&O Ferries

DP World acquires leading European transportation and logistics provider P&O Ferries

DP World PLC announces the acquisition of the holding company of P&O Ferries and P&O Ferrymasters for a purchase consideration of GBP322 million. DP World PLC announces the acquisition of the holding company …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
Inchcape Shipping Services Expands With Acquisition of V-Ships Agency Business

Inchcape Shipping Services Expands With Acquisition of V-Ships Agency Business

Inchcape Shipping Services, the global leader in port agency and marine services, has announced the acquisition of V.Ship’s global port agency business.  In a reciprocal agreement V. Group has acquired …
Feb 14, 2019 /  Curious
Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) wins Total framework agreement for geophysical acquisition supervision

Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) wins Total framework agreement for geophysical acquisition supervision

Total is a very active explorer in most of the world’s hydrocarbon basins and continues to lead the market in undertaking seismic acquisition projects across its exploration and production portfolio. SMC …
Feb 12, 2019 /  Curious
Telford Offshore increases fleet size with latest acquisition

Telford Offshore increases fleet size with latest acquisition

International offshore service company, Telford Offshore, has concluded a recent acquisition which has resulted in the almost tripling of the number of its offshore assets. The Dubai headquartered business has …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Capital Ship Management and Liberty One Announce the Acquisition of Two High Specification Container Vessels Asterix and Apostolos II

Capital Ship Management and Liberty One Announce the Acquisition of Two High Specification Container Vessels Asterix and Apostolos II

Capital Liberty Invest, the joint venture between Capital Ship Management and Liberty One, recently acquired its first two high specification feeder container vessels which will come under the technical management of …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
SEACOR Marine Expands Fleet in Share Transaction

SEACOR Marine Expands Fleet in Share Transaction

SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SMHI) (SEACOR Marine) Thursday announced the acquisition of three Fast Support Vessels (FSVs) in exchange for the private placement of 603,872 shares of its common stock to domestic …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Vessels
SFL announces acquisition of two 19,400 TEU container vessels

SFL announces acquisition of two 19,400 TEU container vessels

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (Ship Finance) announces that it has acquired two 2016-built 19,400 TEU container vessels and contracted the vessels until late 2033, or for nearly 15 years, to a leading …
Jan 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Polarcus secures combined streamer and node seismic acquisition project in Middle East

Polarcus secures combined streamer and node seismic acquisition project in Middle East

Polarcus Limited (Polarcus) (OSE: PLCS) announces that a contract has been executed with Dubai Petroleum Establishment for a combined towed streamer and ocean bottom node ('OBN') 3D seismic acquisition and processing …
Dec 27, 2018 /  Vessels