Helix Energy Solutions has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the equity interests of the Alliance Group of Companies for US$120 million cash at closing, plus the potential for post-closing earnout consideration. Alliance is a Louisiana-based, privately held company that provides services in ..
Viking Cruises named its newest ocean-going ship in a ceremony in Valletta, Malta, on Tuesday, May 17. Delivered earlier this month by Italian shipyard Fincantieri, Viking Mars is the newest vessel to join Viking’s ocean fleet of identical sister ships, which also includes Viking Star, Viking Sea, Viking Sky, Viking ..
This story has two sharks involved, a real one, an oceanic whitetip (Carcharinus longimanus), sometimes called the shipwreck shark, and which are quite large, and something else masquerading as a shark. Initially there were four participants: me, fellow biologist Eugene Leroy Nakamura, a school of about a hundred aku ..
Battery energy storage systems (BESS) manufacturer Corvus Energy is expanding its US operations by opening a new factory in the state of Washington. The US-based manufacturing facility will be located just north of Seattle in the Port of Bellingham. With an annual capacity of 200 MWh of stored energy capacity, it will ..
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is seeking proposals from US shipbuilders for the design and construction of new ships for the agency. The new vessels will primarily support NOAA’s coastal, continental shelf, and deep ocean data collection requirements. The solicitation opened on Thursday, ..
New charters are underway in support of oil and gas clients in Western Europe and Brazil while windfarm maintenance vessel contracts in Germany and the United States are in the pipeline. Also, an Italian infrastructure company has partnered with an LNG shipping specialist for the eventual deployment of a converted storage ..
The global fishing and aquaculture industries continue to benefit from new developments, particularly in the areas of vessel design and construction. For this month’ ..
The Italian Coast Guard has confirmed that three people were killed after a tug sank off the country’s southern coast on Wednesday, May 18. The Italian-flagged Fran ..
Helix Energy Solutions has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the equity interests of the Alliance Group of Companies for US$120 million cash ..