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Power Electronics Market Research: Industry Size, Share, Analysi

"Fact-based market research, penetrating industry insights and validated forecasts to help you make better decisions for a stronger future"Global Research on Power Electronics Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth, Trends, Competitive Scenario and Forecasts 2021Power electronics is the…

How Hong Kong governments poor maths sank Kai Tak Cruise Terminal | This Week In Asia

Seven years ago, way back in May 2010, the South China Morning Post published an analysis of the Hong Kong government’s claims for its planned cruise ship terminal on the site of the old airport at Kai Tak. At a budgeted cost of HK$8.156 billion, the government claimed that when up and running, the terminal would generate…

Shelf Drilling To Acquire 3 Premium Jack-Ups For $225 Million; Rumor Is That Seadrill Is The Most Li

Image: The Jack-up West Triton.Investment Thesis:The offshore drilling Industry is suffering through the worst bear cycle in history. The oil crash that began late in 2014 has had a terrible effect, particularly on the offshore drilling players such as Transocean (NYSE:RIG), Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL), Rowan Companies (NYSE:RDC), Ensco Plc.

China Scores Tacit Victory at Southeast Asian Manila Parley

China won approval from Southeast Asian leaders on Saturday at a meeting where U.S. allies in Asia have previously criticized Beijing over its actions in disputed maritime territory.The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, which has enjoyed an upswing in relations with China for some time, ended a summit in Manila with…

China’s appetite pushes fish stocks to brink

JOAL, Senegal — Once upon a time, the seas teemed with mackerel, squid and sardines, and life was good. But now, on opposite sides of the globe, sun-creased fishermen lament as they reel in their nearly empty nets.“Your net would be so full of fish, you could barely heave it onto the boat,” said Mamadou So, 52, a fisherman in Senegal…

Brexit offers hope for Irish oyster farmers

The world may be his oyster, but he still needs to know precisely where the Republic ends and the North begins (AFP Photo/PAUL FAITH)MoreGREENCASTLE (Ireland) (AFP) - For many on the oyster-rich shores of the River Foyle estuary on the northern tip of Ireland, Britain's departure from the European Union cannot come soon…

China Scores Tacit Victory at Southeast Asian Leaders' Meeting

China won approval from Southeast Asian leaders on Saturday at a meeting where U.S. allies in Asia have previously criticized Beijing over its actions in disputed maritime territory.The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, which has enjoyed an upswing in relations with China for some time, ended a summit in Manila with…

'Golden age of infrastructure' to make PHL competitive in ASEAN PCCI

The Philippines is poised to become more competitive in Southeast Asia via the Duterte administration's ambitious infrastructure spending as it brings about massive investment, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) said Friday. "I'd like to stress, especially to our country, we hear from the government that there is a huge investment in infrastructure…

Radar air crew chief recalls time aboard aircraft

When Robert Sargent, a retired master sergeant and radar crew chief once stationed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, wants to recall how his former duty aircraft looked, he has some help: the Lockheed EC-121D Constellation he flew on stands in the Southeast Asia War Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.Sargent…

West Coast dockworkers to vote on labor-peace deal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Dockworkers were given the chance Friday to vote on a new contract extension that could provide long-term labor peace at West Coast seaports, where in recent years work slowdowns and strikes have affected billions of dollars in cargo.Union delegates for 29 ports from Washington to California voted to allow about 20…

10-Q: HELIX ENERGY SOLUTIONS GROUP INC

(EDGAR Online via COMTEX) -- Item 2. Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS AND ASSUMPTIONS This Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q contains various statements that contain forward-looking information regarding Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. and represent our expectations and beliefs concerning future events.

What it would take for the US to get involved in a war in North Korea Quartz

Whether he intends to or not, US president Donald Trump is making a lot of people nervous about the prospects of an American attack on North Korea. This week, he said that “a major, major conflict” is a possibility, and he summoned the entire Senate to the White House for a briefing on the rogue nation’s weapons programs…

Global Rail Wheel Market 2017 - NSSMC, Amsted Rail, Semco, Arrium, Interpipe, EVRAZ NTMK

ShareShareShareEmailGlobal Rail Wheel Market 2017, presents a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Rail Wheel market globally, providing basic overview of Rail Wheel market including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure, Rail Wheel Market report provides development…

Indian Register of Shipping expands operations in India after strengthening global footprint, Energy

SINGAPORE: Indian Register of Shipping, a Mumbai-based globally recognised ship classification society has started its next phase of expansion in India after strengthening its footprint in major maritime centres abroad."We are working with Inland Waterway Transportation Authority (IWTA) on a number of projects which include…

N. Korea fails in missile test-fire near its capital – WISH-TV

A man watches a TV news program reporting about North Korea's missile firing with a file footage, at Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, April 29, 2017. A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the second such test-fire flop in recent weeks but a clear message of defiance as a U.S.

US talk about Koreas draws China silence, dispute from Seoul – KRQE News 13

In this Wednesday, April 26, 2017 photo released by the U.S. Navy, the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson, center, leads the U.S. Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain, right front, and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Atago-class guided-missile destroyer JS Ashigara…
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World’s largest shipbuilder sails back to quarterly profit

Published April 28, 2017, 6:14 PMBy Agence France-PresseThe world’s biggest shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries swung back to the black in the first quarter as cost-cutting efforts and a shift to high-end vessels paid off in the face of an industry-wide crisis, the South Korean firm said Thursday.The global shipbuilding sector has been hammered by oversupply…

West Coast Dockworkers To Vote On Labor-Peace Deal At S.F. Meeting « CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dockworkers were given the chance Friday to vote on a new contract extension that could provide long-term labor peace at West Coast seaports, where in recent years work slowdowns and strikes have affected billions of dollars in cargo.Union delegates for 29 ports from Washington to California voted to allow about 20…

German economy booms as protectionist threat goes pop

FILE PHOTO: A container ship is loaded at a terminal in the harbour of Hamburg, Germany September 23, 2012. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer/File PhotoMoreBy Michael NienaberHAMBURG, Germany (Reuters) - When port manager Axel Mattern looks out onto the Elbe River from his office in Hamburg's historic warehouse district, he can literally…
Global Garden and Orchard Type Tractors Machinery Market

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