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Randy Parro of Thibodaux remembered as meticulous judge with a human touch

Houma Today 21 Jul 2021
And I will tell you, he was one of the finest ... Parro was appointed associate director of the Louisiana Superport Authority and represented the state in its push to have Congress authorize construction of a deepwater port off the U.S. coast. The endeavor led to construction of the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port, about 15 miles south of Grand Isle ... .

Kerala Man From a Coast That Fights Climate Change Headed for Olympics

Yahoo Daily News 14 Jul 2021
For the past five years, fisher folk in Kerala’s coastal villages have been protesting against the construction of the Rs 7,525-crore Vizhinjam International Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport by Adani Enterprises Ltd, claiming that the unscientific dredging has affected the natural habitat.

Buttigieg doles out transport grants; Pa. awarded $70M

Standard-Speaker 01 Jul 2021
Gov. Tom Wolf joined Buttgieg on a press call to announce Pennsylvania’s portion of the funding, according to a news release ... Additionally, Philaport will receive $49 million to construct a multi-use berth at the Southport, representing the first deepwater berth construction in Philadelphia in over 50 years ... ....

PhilaPort lands $49M grant to help fund first deepwater berth in nearly 5 decades

Business Journal 29 Jun 2021
... awarded a $49 million federal grant to help construct its first deepwater berth in nearly 50 years.

Dredging a revenue channel

Business Line 27 Jun 2021
The Sittwe deepwater port is part of the $484-million Kaladan Multimodal Transport project constructed by India, which is ready for operations ... “To meet the increasing demand for dredgers across the country, DCI is planning to expand its fleet with the construction of the two high-capacity hopper dredgers,” the official said.

Transocean wins new contracts worth $116m

Splash24/7 16 Jun 2021
... including 27 ultra-deepwater floaters and 10 harsh-environment floaters. In addition, Transocean is constructing two ultra-deepwater drillships.

Climate activists take Norway to human rights court over Arctic oil plans

The Observer 16 Jun 2021
Court orders Royal Dutch Shell to cut carbon emissions by 45% by 2030. Read more ... Its rulings are binding on countries involved ... The picture caption with this article was amended on 17 June 2021 to make clear the structure shown is a deepwater construction vessel, not the oil-drilling platform it is installing ... Reuse this content. .

Sembcorp Marine unit revises delivery dates for two drill ships due to Covid-19

Straits Times 07 Jun 2021
The delivery date�of the first vessel, Deepwater Atlas, has been rescheduled to December 2021. The delivery date for the second vessel, Deepwater Titan, has been pushed to May 2022 ... Both vessels are the first set of next-generation drill ships with ultra deepwater drilling capability to be constructed in Singapore, said Sembcorp Marine.

Transocean agrees new delivery and payment terms for ultra-deepwater drillship pair

Splash24/7 07 Jun 2021
Upon delivery of the Deepwater Atlas, Transocean will pay $50m to Jurong ... The two newbuilds are the first set of next-generation drillships with ultra-deepwater drilling capability to be constructed in Singapore.

TechnipFMC wins SURF EPCI contract with Petronas

Offshore Energy Today 01 Jun 2021
TechnipFMC has secured an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCI) contract for subsea equipment for Petronas' Limbayong deepwater development project offshore.. ... .

Minority accuses Akufo-Addo of collapsing Oil sector after ExxonMobil pulls out its investment

Joy Online 01 Jun 2021
Though the oil and gas firm did not provide further details on its decision, it thanked the Government of Ghana “for the good and constructive relationship we have enjoyed over the years” The Deepwater Cape Three Points block, is located 57 miles (92 kilometres) off the coast of Ghana.

ExxonMobil exits Ghana’s oil fields, relinquishes 100 percent of oil exploration rights

Ghana Web 31 May 2021
• ExxonMobil prior to its existing Ghana controlled 80% of the Deepwater Cape Three Point Block in the Western Region. ExxonMobil, a US-based oil and gas firm has exited Ghana’s oil fields and subsequently relinquished 100 percent of its oil exploration rights in Deepwater Cape Three Point Block in the Western Region.

ALGERIA : Cherchell Port link to motorway to cost €150m

Africa Intelligence 24 May 2021
State-run motorway management company, the Algérienne des ...

Kenya’s president on hand for opening of giant Chinese-funded port

Splash24/7 21 May 2021
Nearly 50 years after it was first mooted as a possible deepwater facility, the port of Lamu officially opened yesterday, providing new transport opportunities to businesses in northern Kenya as well as landlocked neighbours in Ethiopia and South Sudan.

Hydra snaps up Surf Subsea MPSV

Splash24/7 20 May 2021
... current offerings into the deepwater subsea construction/decommissioning market,” said Trevor Davis, president and CEO of Hydra.

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