Fifth Harvey Gulf OSV converted to operate on renewable LNG

New Orleans headquartered Harvey Gulf International Marine reports that it has completed conversion of a fifth tri-fueled vessel to run on renewable LNG. It has also completed fitting a sixth vessel with

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Two more Keppel O&M “legacy” jack-ups win charters

Singapore’s Keppel O&M has secured bareboat charters for two more of the jack-ups left on its hands due the termination of newbuild charters during the downturn im the oil and gas sector.

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Tidewater issues its second sustainability report

Houston headquartered offshore service vessel giant Tidewater (NYSE:TDW) has released its second formal sustainability report, disclosing its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance in 2021. In his introduction to the report, Tidewater

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Interior drags heels on offshore oil and gas leasing

During testimony before the U.S Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources today, Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland said that, “despite delays in implementation from the previous administration,” the Interior Department

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DOF books long term Brazil contracts

Norway’s DOF Group reports that Petrobras has awarded new long-term charter and service contracts to Norskan Offshore Ltd and DOF Subsea Serviços Brasil Ltda for AHTS vessels and ROVs. The AHTS 18000

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Oil and gas lease sales canceled

The Biden administration is canceling oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska’s Cook Inlet, according to media reports that cite Interior Department spokeswoman Melissa Schwartz, as saying

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Keppel O&M signs charters for two “legacy” jack-ups

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has signed agreements for the utilization of two KFELS B Class rigs to be deployed in Saudi Arabia. The bareboat contracts are expected to generate

Clean Shipping Act would amend the Clean Air Act

Bipartisan support for new GoM offshore oil and gas lease sales

Yesterday, the Senate approved language calling for Senate negotiators to support the issuance of a new five year program for offshore oil and gas leasing as soon as possible and that the

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Bordelon Marine renews charter agreement for Brandon Bordelon

Lockport, La., headquartered Bordelon Marine LLC has renewed its charter agreement with Oceaneering International, Inc. for the ultra-light intervention vessel M/V Brandon Bordelon for an additional two-year firm term. The charter agreement

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Marcon releases new OSV market report

One place to look for early signs of market trends is the vessel S&P (sales & purchase) market and Coupeville, Washington, based shipbroker Marcon International has just published its data-packed March 2022