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UECC joins UN Global Compact

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic United European Car Carriers (UECC), a Norway-based provider of shortsea RoRo transportation, has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. The UN Global Compact is a voluntary platform where close to ten thousand corporations and organizations in 160 countries develop, implement and share best…

Høglund Marine acquires two-thirds stake in Vindskip

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Norway-based marine technology provider Høglund Marine Solutions has taken a two-thirds stake in Vindskip AS, a company developing a wind and LNG-powered vessel concept. Børge Nogva, President of Høglund, has also become chairman of the board at Vindskip AS. Vindskip — which translates to wind ship in English —…

Wage settlement ends oil strike in Norway

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Norwegian oil firms were able to strike a wage bargain with officials of labour union Lederne on Friday, ending a 10-day strike which threatened to cut the country’s oil and gas output by almost 25… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Exclusive: CIMC to build next-gen wind installation vessel for OIM

Rate this article By Adrijana Buljan Norway-based OIM Wind, together with its financial partners, has signed an EPC contract with the CIMC Yantai Raffles Offshore shipyard in China for the construction of an installation vessel capable of installing giant next-generation offshore wind turbines. The vessel, currently referred to as BT-220IU Wind Installation Unit, will enter…

Lundin makes a deal to buy Barents Sea assets from Idemitsu

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic Lundin Energy has entered into an agreement with Idemitsu Petroleum to acquire its interests in a portfolio of licences in the Barents Sea offshore Norway. The post Lundin makes a deal to buy… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Equinor makes oil and gas discovery in North Sea

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor has made an oil and gas discovery near the Fram field in the North Sea offshore Norway. The post Equinor makes oil and gas discovery in North Sea appeared first… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

UECC’s LNG-powered PCTCs to ship trams to Oslo

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina European short sea carrier UECC will use its dual-fuel LNG PCTC vessels to deliver new trams for the City of Oslo, Norway. The first tram was loaded on the UECC dual-fuel LNG PCTC Auto Eco in Pasajes, Spain on September 11 of this year, then transshipped onto the conventionally…