Maersk Invites Government to North Sea Amid Takeover Speculation

The Maersk Developer drilling rig. Photo: Jonathan Bachman/Statoil

By Christian Wienberg (Bloomberg) -- A.P. Moeller-Maersk has invited a Danish parliament committee to visit one of its North Sea oil fields amid speculation the company wants to buy a state-controlled energy unit operating in the same area. Maersk is offering members of the Business, Growth and Export Committee to participate in a two-day field trip, "because it has been … [Read more...]

Federal Investigators Face ‘Big Challenge’ in El Faro Probe

El Faro seen laid up in 2010. Photo: Allen Baker

  By Barbara Liston JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct 6 (Reuters) - Deep seas will likely hamper efforts to find the sunken U.S. cargo ship lost off the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin, a federal safety investigator said on Tuesday, as a search for 32 missing crew ran into a sixth fruitless day. National Transportation Safety Board member Bella Dinh-Zarr spoke before her … [Read more...]