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  • ‘Connecting Projects to the Grid’

    A ‘Connecting Projects to the Grid’ masterclass is set to take place on 14 May 2015 at Burges Salmon, London, to help energy project developers secure a grid connection to both distribution and transmission networks. 01 Apr 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Lubricant marine contract

    The Lubricant Company have been awarded the full UK distribution contract for Domestic / Local Marine lubricants by ExxonMobil. From 1st April 2015, The Lubricant Company, a trading division of WFL (UK) Limited, will be the sole strategic distributor of ExxonMobil marine lubricants to the domestic market in the UK. 01 Apr 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • All-Energy – all-ready

    In a matter of weeks some 450 exhibiting companies from nearly 20 countries are set to arrive at Glasgow’s Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) for All-Energy 2015 – the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference, being held Wednesday 6- Thursday 7 May. 01 Apr 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Baker anticipates growth

    UK based international ecological consultancy Baker Consultants is consolidating its presence in Wales and the South West with a new office in Swansea following increased demand from the renewables sector. 01 Apr 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • MacArtney expands in Australasia

    Underwater technology group, MacArtney, is expanding its system sales focus in Australia and New Zealand to meet an increase in demand. 31 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Two rescued in dramatic tug capsize

    The UK’s Cowes, Lymington and Calshot RNLI lifeboats were involved in a major rescue in Southampton Water yesterday when a tug suddenly capsized, resulting in a dramatic rescue of the two crew aboard. 31 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Prevent pollution through salvage

    International Salvage Union (ISU) members provided more than 200 services and made a major contribution to environmental protection in 2014, according to its latest pollution survey. 30 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • New antifouling from Hempel

    Hempel is adding to its portfolio of antifouling products for dry dockings and new buildings with two new products said to deliver fuel savings of up to 3% and provide added flexibility to shipowners and yards. 30 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Kongsberg delivers for world’s largest workboat

    Kongsberg Maritime has delivered an integrated dynamic positioning and manoeuvring system for Allseas’ ‘Pioneering Spirit’, said to be the world’s largest construction vessel. 27 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • ABPmer advises on shingle spit

    On the UK’s south coast, the working group for Pagham Parish Council, Pagham Flood Defence Steering Group (PFDSG), has engaged with ABPmer to identify the best solution for managing the large shingle spit fronting Pagham Harbour in West Sussex. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • KGAL flood contract

    UK-based engineering consultancy KGAL has just announced that it is to help design the first phase of the Environment Agency’s Thames Estuary tidal flood defence programme. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Powering the Fehmarnbelt

    The 18 km long Fehmarnbelt tunnel about to be built between Germany and Denmark with its electrified rail operation and a fully lit road tunnel will require the security of an uninterrupted power supply. As a consequence, the world’s longest road and rail tunnel will have its own, major substation at Rødbyhavn. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Foynes-Limerick road scheme begins

    In Ireland, Limerick City and County Council has commenced the planning and design of a proposed new road linking the Port of Foynes in West Limerick with the M7/N18 at Limerick City. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Fast Flow Facility

    UK civil engineering company HR Wallingford has opened what it claims to be one of the world’s most sophisticated marine modelling facilities in operation; the UK Ship Simulation Centre and the Fast Flow Facility at Howbery Business Park in Oxfordshire. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • 5 year contract

    US headquartered X-Subsea has secured a significant excavation contract to assist a civil engineering company with the construction of a dam across the Ohio River in the US. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • WTG transport and installation deal

    Dudgeon Offshore Wind Limited has awarded the Charter for WTG transport and installation to A2SEA A/S. A2SEA will provide the jack-up vessel ‘Sea Installer’ including 24/7 marine crew and crane operators for transport and installation of the 67 Siemens 6.0-154 wind turbine generators. The charter covers project management, and design, procurement and installation of necessary sea fastening and grillage for the work. All lifting operations will be performed by the vessel crane under supervision of Siemens personnel. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Preserving London’s river piers

    Marine consulting engineers Beckett Rankine have been commissioned by London River Services to undertake condition assessments of nine piers on the River Thames. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Repairing the Dawlish seawall

    One year after the collapse of the seawall at Dawlish, UK, the marine plant is being prepared to leave the site now that the damage has been repaired. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Rostock intermodal transport terminal completed

    The Port of Rostock has completed conversion of its intermodal transport terminal allowing the German port to keep pace with the delicate balance of changing transport options. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Humber Gateway Substation contract

    MPI Offshore has announced that its wind-turbine-installation vessel, ‘MPI Adventure’, has successfully completed installation of the Humber Gateway Substation, following a very efficient transportation and installation period. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Stainless service

    Stainless UK has reported to 'MJ' that it has supplied over 1000 Grade 316 stainless steel bars to Hull based contractor PBS Construction for use on a new boat slipway being constructed in Withernsea, East Yorkshire as part of the major redevelopment of the towns commercial fishing compound. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal

  • Cobra surveys

    MMT has been contracted by OMM (Offshore Marine Management) to perform geophysical, geotechnical and cable crossing surveys in preparation for the installation of the COBRAcable on behalf of end client TenneT. 26 Mar 2015 - Maritime Journal