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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…
 Are Analysts Bullish about Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS) after last week?

Are Analysts Bullish about Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS) after last week?

January 20, 2018 - By Richard ConnerAmong 6 analysts covering Gulf Marine (LON:GMS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Gulf Marine had 47 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Thursday, January 21. Canaccord Genuity maintained Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS) rating on Wednesday…
 Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS)?

Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Gulf Marine Services PLC (LON:GMS)?

January 20, 2018 - By Henry GastonAmong 6 analysts covering Gulf Marine (LON:GMS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Gulf Marine had 47 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating given on Wednesday, May 17 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday…

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.

Weather Decision Technologies forecast calls for continued growth

NORMAN Let's say a storm is brewing in southwest Oklahoma. Lightning flashes. Clouds are spinning. A tornado warning is issued.Now the challenge becomes quickly communicating the warning to hundreds of thousands of Oklahomans who may be living and working in the tornado's path.Norman-based Weather Decision Technologies…

Offshore oil leasing evokes sense of deja vu in Alaska

When Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced his new plan for outer continental shelf oil and gas leasing Jan. 4, a lot of Alaskans felt a sense of déjà vu, at least as waters off Alaska's coasts are concerned. On a national scale, Zinke's plan takes your breath away 90 percent of the nation's offshore waters would be up for lease.
Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025

Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2025 – Mil

Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2025The Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2025 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from , Military Aerospace and Defense, Naval…

Fluor Clinches Shell Penguins Offshore Project in North Sea

Zacks Equity Research,Fluor Corporation FLR recently announced that it has clinched a contract from Shell for the engineering, procurement and fabrication of Shells Penguins floating production storage as well as offloading (FPSO) vessel in the North Sea. The company will book the contract value in fourth-quarter 2017.Per the deal…

Marine Propulsion Engine Market: Projected to Witness Vigorous Expansion by 2017-2027 - Press Releas

Future Market Insights has announced the addition of the Marine Propulsion Engine Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2017-2027" report to their offering.This press release was orginally distributed by SBWireValley Cottage, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/18/2018 -- Marine propulsion is the system or mechanism…

DNV GL Launches New JDP to Test Biodegradable Lubricants

Classification society DNV GL has launched a new joint development project (JDP) in cooperation with marine insurers The Swedish Club, Norwegian Hull Club, Gard and Skuld to test the potential influence of Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EALs) on failures in stern tube bearings. DNV GL will oversee detailed laboratory testing of EALs by Leonardo Testing Services Ltd.

Minesto Takes Steps Towards World's First Ocean Current Electricity Generation

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Swedish marine energy developer Minesto intensifies activities in Taiwan to establish the company's unique Deep Green technology in the Asian market. Local staff have been recruited to a newly established subsidiary to run the development of a tidal stream site in Keelung together with the National Taiwan Ocean University.

Offshore oil drillers want another crack at N.J.'s Atlantic coast, and Trump wants to help

The Ben Ocean Lancer, a 490-foot-long drill ship, positioned itself in federal waters about 93 miles southeast of Atlantic City in October 1978 and began boring into the sea floor, a half-mile below the ocean’s surface.AdvertismentofGallery:For the next three months, the drillers bored 15,820 feet down, through three miles of rock.

The Energy 202: Trump administration is trying to sell natural gas to African countries president di

THE LIGHTBULBPresident Trumps remarks last week denigrating Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as shithole countries has probably doomed a deal to save "dreamers," young illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children. A shutdown of the federal government  the first since 2013  could come as soon as the end of the week.A less dramatic…

California's hidden weapon against offshore oil

In this May 13, 2010, file photo, pelicans float on the water with an offshore oil platform in the background in the Santa Barbara Channel off the coast of Santa Barbara.(Photo: Mark J. Terrill, AP)Florida escaped President Trumps plan to sell new offshore oil leases because it has a Republican governor who called in a favor.

Installation of Belgian topside for offshore substation marks milestone in further construction of M

The topside for the offshore substation for the Merkur Offshore Wind Farm has been installed over the weekend, DEME said in its press release.This piece of technology is the result of a close cooperation between Belgian companies that are major players in the international offshore wind energy market. With companies like Tractebel (engineering)…

Acoustic Insulation Market to witness over 6% growth from 2017 to 2025: Global Market Insights, Inc.

Some of the major industry players in Acoustic Insulation Market include Kingspan, Rockwool International, Knauf Insulation, Paroc, Owens Corning, Armacell, and Fletcher. Other major companies with strong presence in domestic market are are Cellecta, Roxul, AIM, Twiga, Hush, TAP, Lloyd, K-Flex, SIDERISE, and AFICO.SELBYVILLE, Del., Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- North America, driven by U.S.

Anniversary of historic victory must not go by unremarked

Cancel Australia DayWhen I was a kid Australia Day was hardly mentioned, we didn't wave Chinese-made flags around and become ranting jingoistic Aussie, Aussie, oi, oi, oi lunatics.For heaven's sake, Australia is a bit of dirt with rocks going back 4.4 billion years, humans have been here just 80,000 years and Europeans a mere speck of 230 years.Australia Day has become a day of racism…