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Fire breaks out in oil tanker off Kandla port | Rajkot News

Rajkot: A massive fire broke out in an oil tanker anchored around 15 nautical miles off Deendayal Port Kandla on Wednesday. The fire broke out in oil tanker MT Genessa, the 183 meter long vessel which is carrying around 30,000 tonnes of high-speed diesel. Sources in Coast Guard, which swung into action, said that 26 crew…

Fighting climate change will take both sides of the aisle

Thanks for Steve Chapmans column on offshore drilling and President Donald Trumps war on the environment. Although the present administration, I hope subconsciously, realizes that the running list of symptoms of climate change have been ballooning, what harm would adding the impacts of offshore oil drilling on the environment do?

Oil tanker fire doused, focus shifts to offloading diesel | Rajkot News

Ahmedabad: The massive blaze that had broke out on crude oil tanker MT Genessa near Kandla port was finally extinguished on Thursday night, after nearly 28 hours of relentless firefighting operations launched by the Deendayal Port Trust (DPT) and other agencies.DPT marine and fire staff along with deputy conservator and…

Shareholders approve Transocean acquisition of Songa

Image 1 of 1 Deepwater AsgardPhoto courtesy TransoceanOffshore drilling giant Transocean is finalizing its acquisition of Norway's Songa Offshore after shareholders on Thursday approved the deal.Swiss-based Transocean, which operates primarily out of Houston, is expanding its position as the world's largest deepwater driller…

Exxon set to begin drilling new well – Stabroek News

Just days after its major oil find at the offshore Ranger-1 site in the Stabroek Block, ExxonMobil’s subsidiary, EEPGL is preparing to begin drilling at the Pacora-1 well site.According to an advertisement in today’s Stabroek News from the Maritime Administration Department, Esso Exploration & Production Guyana Ltd (EEPGL)…

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In a first, Yoga magic to hit WEF in Davos; Here is what Baba Ramdev is planning for global CEOs, le

At the World Economic Forum in Davos this time, apart from brainstorming on various political, economic and social issues, global leaders will also be learning yoga. And what's more remarkable is that teaching them the aspects of yoga will be two Indian yoga teachers. Patanjali's Yog Acharyas - Acharya Bhardwaj and Acharya…

A Mixed Quarter For Schlumberger - Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)

Schlumberger CEO Paal KibsgaardSchlumberger (SLB) delivered solid Q4 results Friday. The company beat on revenue and eps. The stock ended up slightly on the news, in line with broader markets. Below is my takeaway on the quarter.North America Was Not As Strong As ExpectedNorth America land drilling has been the white-hot sector of the oil services industry.

GLOBAL LNG-Asia spot prices climb to 3-year high on winter demand, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

Singapore: Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) hit their highest in more than three years this week, with traders in Asia and Europe flagging temperatures in northern Asia are set to dip further as production outages curb supply. The cold wave in northern Asia - by far the world's biggest LNG-consuming region - has also opened up arbitrage opportunities for traders…

Official: Plan to exclude Florida from drilling isnt final

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s promise to exempt Florida from an offshore drilling plan is not a formal action, an Interior Department official said Friday in a statement that Democrats said contradicted a high-profile announcement by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.Zinke has proposed opening nearly all U.S. coastline to offshore oil and gas drilling…

Underwater Guns Could Soon Be a Reality

Charlie GaoSecurity, Thanks to supercavitating ammo.Underwater Guns Could Soon Be a RealityUntil recently, underwater firearms have been niche designs that were limited to the underwater role. Due to the effects of water on conventional firearms, most conventional firearms either cannot be fired safely, do not function properly or have a laughably small effective range when fired underwater.

Renewable

Norway's Avinor Bets On Local Electric Planes Are You Onboard?

by Nicolas ZartJanuary 20th, 2018 by Nicolas Zart True electric airplanes are far and few between, but last year saw an explosion of two- to four-seat electric airplanes (e-planes) taking off. And they are getting bigger and adding more range, thanks in part to two key airline industry players.Avinor Goes For Electric AirplanesDag Falk-Petersen…

Takeover of North East subsea firm set to take place after regulatory approval

The takeover of a offshore firm with two North East sites has been given regulatory approval. JDR Cable Systems, which has sites in Newcastle and Hartlepool, is being acquired by Polish company Tele-Fonika Kable (TFKable) in an undisclosed deal. The two companies have a long history of collaboration, with TFKable providing…

Obscure agency states best defense against new offshore oil – Daily Bulletin

Florida escaped from President Trump’s plan to sell new offshore oil drilling leases because it has a Republican governor who called in a favor. There was also the fact that Trump owns ocean-view property there.But not to worry, California. This state has the California Lands Commission. This usually obscure agency rescued California almost 11 years ago…

Second Vroon W2W Vessel Completes Modifications and Outfitting at Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf

Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf (Oranjewerf) has completed final outfitting and modifications on a second subsea-support walk-to-work (W2W) vessel for Vroon Offshore Services (VOS). VOS Stone was built at Fujian Southeast Shipbuilding in China before coming to the Netherlands for completion. This follows a similar project successfully completed in July this year at Oranjewerf…

Validea Peter Lynch Strategy Daily Upgrade Report - 1/19/2018

The following are today's upgrades for Validea's P/E/Growth Investor model based on the published strategy of Peter Lynch. This strategy looks for stocks trading at a reasonable price relative to earnings growth that also possess strong balance sheets.GATX CORPORATION ( GATX ) is a mid-cap value stock in the Rental & Leasing industry.