Sunday 18 August 2019

Tanker Conference draws top speakers, panellists

A high-quality cast of speakers and panellists have confirmed their participation at the annual The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference, to be held in October in Dubai, UAE. The event will take place on October 22, at The Atlantis, the Palm. Speakers confirmed for


Ports of Auckland signs deal for Damen's fully electric tug

New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland recently signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for the delivery of a RSD-E Tug 2513. The RSD-E Tug 2513 will be the first fully-electric ship-handling tug in the world with 70 tonnes bollard pull, said a statement from the organisa


Dewa teams up with Stanford Uni for R&D in solar energy

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has announced its cooperation with Stanford University in a number of research and development fields involving researchers at its Research and Development (R&D) Centre through its membership in the university’s Energy 3.0 Programme.


WGES to present Dubai’s green achievements

The upcoming World Green Economy Summit (WGES) 2019 in Dubai, UAE will support the emirate’s efforts to become the global capital of green economy and sustainable development. WGES will be held under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and


Enoc launches new digital ventures platform

Enoc Group has announced the launch of Next, an accelerator programme, designed to unlock growth opportunities and tackle challenges in the energy sector through building new digital ventures for business-to-business and consumer categories.   Next underpins the


Qatar Petroleum in deal for exploration in Guyana

Qatar Petroleum has entered into an agreement with French oil major Total for a share of exploration and production rights in two blocks offshore Guyana in Latin America. Under the agreement, Qatar Petroleum will hold 40 per cent of Total’s existing 25 per cent participatin


If China opts to buy Iran oil, Brent may hit $40: BofAML

While Brent is expected to retain the price of $60 per barrel forecast for next year, any move by China to reinitiate Iran crude purchases could send oil prices into a tailspin, said the Bank of America Merrill Lynch in a new report. In the extreme, a combination of weaker demand (0.


Adnoc Distribution H1 net profits hit $319m

Adnoc Distribution today reported that its first-half 2019 net profit increased by 4.3 percent to Dh1.173 billion ($319.37 million), compared with the same period last year.   Free cash flow (EBITDA minus capital expenditures) generation was up 21 percent year-o


Aveva launches unified operations centre solution

UK-based Aveva, a global leader in engineering and industrial software, has launched its Unified Operations Center, a command-and-control solution for infrastructure operators such as smart cities and facilities management, and for industries like oil and gas and mining. Working


Kuwait signs up ERC Equipoise for energy project development

Kuwait and neighbouring Iraq have jointly signed a contract with the British energy advisory firm ERC Equipoise to prepare a study for the development of joint oil fields on the border between the two countries, reported state news agency KUNA.   As per

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