Monday, July 5, 2021
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Fire Incidents

A Violent Mud Volcano Erupts In The Caspian Sea

King Neptune must be angry. Last week a crazy fire-eye ignited in on Mexico’s gulf coast, and last night a towering pillar of fire erupted in Azerbaijan’s Caspian Sea. The...

July 5, 2021
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Monday, July 1, 2019
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Maritime News

DP World Acquires Topaz for $1 Billion

Dubai-based port operator DP World has acquired 100 percent of offshore services provider Topaz Energy and Marine for a purchase price of more than $1 billion. Topaz operates a diversified...

July 1, 2019
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Thursday, May 9, 2019
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Maritime News

Fourteen Injured in Explosion on Pipelayer in Caspian Sea

Offshore contractor Saipem has confirmed that 14 of its employees were injured in an explosion on board a pipelayer in the Caspian Sea on Wednesday. Saipem said the explosion occurred...

May 9, 2019
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Wednesday, May 2, 2018
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News

Turkmenistan Seeks to Tap into East-West Cargo Flows with New Caspian Sea Port

TURKMENBASHI, Turkmenistan, May 2 (Reuters) – Turkmenistan on Wednesday opened a new $1.5 billion cargo and passenger seaport on the Caspian Sea aiming to boost its export revenues by handling...

May 2, 2018
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Thursday, June 29, 2017
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Offshore

Five Injured as Seismic Research Vessel Crashes Into Platform in Caspian Sea

Five people were injured Wednesday when a seismic research vessel crashed into an offshore platform in the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR has confirmed. The company said the...

June 29, 2017
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