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New Senior Management At Kreuz Subsea

Singapore registered subsea solutions provider Kreuz Subsea has named AJ Jain chief executive officer and Balaji Bhashyam as chief operating officer.Jain brings to the CEO role more than 25 years of executive industry experience, having held a number of leadership positions in the oil and gas industry. His previous posts…
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SoftBank, Facebook, Amazon commit to 8,700-mile transpacific subsea cable system

SubCom serving as system supplier. statement issued by NTT. Asia and the U.S. network. which is one reason it is joining this consortium. said in a press release. consortium. needs of the evolving marketplace. video-streaming, and more. Indeed, many of the big U.S. in submarine cabling systems lately. between Asia and Australia. Oregon also opened for business.

Infrastructure upgrades on Guam to boost services capabilities in Pacific - News

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam -- Multimillion-dollar upgrades to Navy and Air Force infrastructure on Guam will pave the way for the deployment of the some of the militarys most advanced ships and aircraft, as well as the relocation of thousands of U.S. Marines from Okinawa. The upgrades will elevate the tiny Pacific island into a maritime strategic hub…

HNZ Group Inc. to be acquired by President and CEO Don Wall and PHI, Inc.

Shareholders to receive CAD$18.70 in cash per share, representing a premium of 43.3% to the October 30, 2017 closing price of the Corporation's common and variable voting shares on the Toronto Stock Exchange, the last trading day prior to the date of this announcement Don Wall , through a wholly-owned acquisition company…

Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore and Shell sign R&D pact

The U.S. Navy May Want to Use Zumwalt-Class Destroyers as Pseudo Battleships

Kyle MizokamiSecurity, AsiaWhat happens when stealth meets firepower?The U.S. Navy May Want to Use Zumwalt-Class Destroyers as Pseudo BattleshipsThe stealthy nature of the Zumwalt class, whose design reduces the ships radar signature to that of a small fishing boat, lends itself to operating in enemy waters. Coupled with a large magazine of missiles…

Special ops legend Caesar Civitella of St. Petersburg dies at 94

ST. PETERSBURG Goia Palmerio, a devout Catholic, remembers her father chiding her piety."How can you believe in God?" Palmerio recalls Caesar Civitella asking in his gruff, gravelly voice. "If you saw a quarter of the stuff I have seen in my life, you would not believe there is a God."Mr. Civitella, a resident of St. Petersburg, died Oct. 25 apparently of a heart attack. He was 94.

Subsea Firm Appoints New Senior Management Team  | Rigzone

by  Rigzone Staff|Tuesday, October 31, 2017TweetInternational subsea solutions company, Kreuz Subsea, revealed Tuesday that it has appointed a new senior management team.AJ Jain will become the firm’s new chief executive officer and Balaji Bhashyam will be the new chief operating officer.Jain brings over 25 years of executive…

North Korea accused of stealing warship blueprints in hack

By Sherisse Pham and Jake Kwon HONG KONG (CNNMoney) -- North Korea's cyber army appears to be going after real weapons.Hackers tied to Kim Jong Un's regime stole blueprints and other information about warships and submarines last year when they broke into one of the world's biggest shipbuilders, according to South Korean lawmaker Kyeong Dae-soo.

Euronav announces third quarter results 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Challenging freight market throughout quarter - toughest since Q3 2013 Oversupply of tonnage and new vessel deliveries the key drivers Full listing of USD 150 million unsecured bond on Oslo Stock Exchange in October  Euronav founding partner of Global Maritime Forum, an important platform for the maritime spectrum - launched in September              ANTWERP…

Tanjong Pagar Terminal sets Guinness world record for largest shipping container image

Tanjong Pagar Terminal, Singapores very first container terminal, is shifting over core port operations to Pasir Panjang Terminal, as its lease expires in 2027. When it opened 45 years ago, it was the first such facility in Southeast Asia  but now that operations are winding down, PSA Singapore relocated all 500 staff from…

Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. Announces Intention to Cease Physical Supply Operations in Sing

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 31, 2017) - Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (the "Company" or "Aegean") ( NYSE : ANW ), a leading international marine fuel logistics company, today announced that after almost 11 years as a prominent player in Singapore, it has decided to exit the market as a physical supplier as of January 2018.

Your Petrochemical News | DNV GL

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 As the investment in the gas industry in the Asian oil and gas market increases, DNV GL - Oil & Gas has appointed Brice Le Gallo as Regional Manager for South East Asia & Australia. With Asia still the worlds largest market for LNG and accounting for 70% of global consumption, Japan has announced…

Global Marine Firefighting Equipment Industry Analysis, Size, Ma

Global Marine Firefighting Equipment Industry 2017 Market Research Report provides the details about Industry Overview, Manufacturing Cost Structure, Capacity, Growth Rate, Gross Margin, Major Manufacturers, Development Trends and Forecast Analysis.Pune, India – October 31, 2017 /MarketersMedia/ — The Global Marine Firefighting…

Exoskeleton Market to grow at 50% CAGR from 2017 to 2024

Asia Pacific Exoskeleton Market will exceed $780 million by 2024 owing to increasing spending on healthcare and awareness about industrial robotics in manufacturing sector.OCEAN VIEW, Del., Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --  Global Exoskeleton Market is set to cross USD 3.4 billion by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc.

Mitsui Engineering to open crane plant in Indonesia betting on growing cargo-handling demand

JAKARTA Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. is planning to open its first overseas gantry crane plant in Indonesia, betting on growing demand for cargo-handling equipment on the back of seaport development in emerging countries.PT. MES Machinery Indonesia, a joint venture set up by Mitsui Engineering and its wholly owned subsidiary in Singapore…

IT Brief NZ - Facebook, Amazon & NTT Com build Japan

NTT Communications (NTT Com) will help construct an optical submarine cable connecting Japan, the U.S and the Philippines.As a part of a consortium consisting of Facebook, Amazon, SoftBank, PLDT and PCCW Global, NTT Com will participate in the construction and maintenance of the Jupiter large-scale low-latency subsea cable.The Jupiter cable system will have a total length of 14…

Crowley and Air Menzies International Partner to Benefit Customers

MIAMI ­ Crowley Logistics has formed a new reciprocal service partnership with Air Menzies International (AMI), the worlds leading trade-only airfreight wholesaler, that will enhance both companies offerings to their respective customers.Under this new agreement, the CrowleyFresh facility in Medley, Fla., will become the centralized consolidation facility for AMI’s Miami Gateway operation…

SpaceX Lands the 13th Falcon 9 Rocket of the Year In Flames

SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket from Florida this afternoon and, while the rocket successfully delivered the Koreasat-5A to its designated orbit, it managed to catch fire after landing on one of SpaceX's autonomous barges. The Verge reports: That rocket's mission [was] to send a satellite known as Koreasat-5A into space…

Quirky pop star Pikotaro to entertain Donald Trump during Japan trip

Donald Trump will arrive in Tokyo on Sunday for a three-day visit - APMoreNorth Koreas nuclear programme, bilateral trade agreements, Chinas maritime expansion and a quirky Japanese pop star famed for his clashing animal prints and catchy lyrics.Pikotaro, the fake mustachioed singer behind the Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen hit…