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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Engineering News

EU Commission Shines Critical Spotlight on Portuguese Shipyard ENVC

By Frances Robinson BRUSSELS–The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to verify whether numerous public support measures granted by

January 23, 2013
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News

Chevron Signs Agreement to Conduct Deepwater Exploration Offshore Morocco

By Saabira Chaudhuri Chevron Corp. (CVX) has signed petroleum agreements related to three offshore areas in Morocco, a push to expand its footprint in frontier

January 23, 2013
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Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Uncategorized

Philippines Taking China Territorial Spat to International Tribunal

The Philippines is taking its territorial dispute with China to an international tribunal, raising the stakes in the political standoff among several countries

January 22, 2013
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Piracy

Pirates Release Tanker After Stealing Cargo

LONDON–A vessel hijacked last week off the Ivory Coast has been released after the cargo of 5,000 metric tons of fuel oil was stolen, the ship’s

January 22, 2013
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News

Dow Chemical Severs Ties With Powerful D.C. Group Over Natural-Gas Exports

By TENNILLE TRACY WASHINGTON–Dow Chemical Co. (DOW) severed ties Friday with one of Washington’s most powerful groups representing the

January 22, 2013
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Monday, January 21, 2013
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News

Statoil CEO Says Algeria Crisis a ‘Crossroads’ for Oil and Gas Industry

By Kjetil Malkenes Hovland and John D. Stoll STAVANGER, Norway–Statoil ASA (STO, STL.OS) Chief Executive Helge Lund said Monday in a town hall meeting

January 21, 2013
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Grounding Incidents

Philippines to Seek Claims from United States Over Damaged Reef

By Cris Larano MANILA–The Philippines will seek remuneration from the U.S. for the damages sustained by the Tubbataha Reef after a U.S. Navy minesweeper

January 21, 2013
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Saturday, January 19, 2013
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Finance

After Losing Billions in 2011, CSCL Will Likely Post Net Profit in 2012

SHANGHAI–China Shipping Container Lines Co. (2866.HK, 601866.SH) said it expects to swing to a net profit in 2012 thanks to recovering demand and freight

January 19, 2013
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Friday, January 18, 2013
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Finance

DVB Bank CEO: “The ship owners killed their own market”

SINGAPORE–DVB Bank SE (DVB.FF), a major global financier of purchases of ships and airplanes, projects that the market for global marine transport

January 18, 2013
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News

Deloitte Upbeat on Future of U.K. North Sea Development

LONDON–Oil prospecting in the U.K. North Sea has experienced renewed vigor and there is a positive outlook for 2013 activity, according to a report

January 18, 2013
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Wednesday, January 16, 2013
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News

Braemar Shipping Services Faces Tough Times

LONDON–Braemar Shipping Services PLC (BSM.LN), an international provider of shipping, marine and energy services, said Wednesday its Shipbroking division

January 16, 2013
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News

Pirates Carry Out Fewer Attacks in 2012 – IMB

By Neena Rai Pirates carried out 297 attacks in 2012, the fewest in five years, with ships reporting a big drop off Somalia, the International Maritime Bureau

January 16, 2013
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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
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News

Gazprom Pushes Back Against Allowing Private Industry to Develop Russian Arctic Shelf

MOSCOW–The chief executive of Russia’s OAO Gazprom (GAZP.RS) said the state-owned natural gas monopoly doesn’t want the government to allow

January 15, 2013
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Shipbuilding

China Shipbuilders Chart New Course

The ultimate goal of Chinese shipbuilders is to expand into specialized ships of higher value such as drill ships and semisubmersibles where South Korean

January 15, 2013
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News

UK Government Rejects Call to Halt Arctic Drilling Plans

LONDON–The U.K. government has rejected lawmakers’ calls for a halt to Arctic oil and gas drilling, despite renewed safety concerns following the

January 15, 2013
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Sunday, January 13, 2013
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News

Government Likely to Step in as China’s Shipyards Stare at Bankruptcy

China may unveil fresh steps to support the shipbuilding and aerospace industries, the state-run China Securities Journal reported Monday, citing unnamed

January 13, 2013
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Finance

Profits at China’s Largest Shipbuilder Likely Shrank by Almost 100% in 2012

China CSSC Holdings Ltd. (600150.SH), the listed arm of China’s largest shipbuilder, said Saturday its profit likely shrank by 95% to 100% year on year

January 13, 2013
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Saturday, January 12, 2013
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Finance

ENSCO: Drilling Deep for Value

By Christopher C. Williams, Barron’s Oil and gas producers are scoring major finds farther offshore than ever before. That, and rising energy prices, are

January 12, 2013
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Friday, January 11, 2013
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News

US Environmental Protection Agency Finds Arctic Drilling Rig Not In Compliance

Royal Dutch Shell PLC’s (RDSA, RDSB) Kulluk oil rig violated nine conditions of its air-quality permit while drilling in the waters off Alaska, the U.S.

January 11, 2013
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Thursday, January 10, 2013
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Finance

Deutsche Bank Prefers Keppel over SembMarine [MARKET TALK]

0903 GMT 9 Jan STOCK CALL: While both Keppel (BN4.SG) and SembMarine (S51.SG) are well positioned to benefit from increased industry spending and replacement

January 10, 2013
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