America

Nuclear fission
America, Energy, Engineering, Engineers, Fusion, Innovation, Nuclear, Power, Technology

America’s new mini nuclear ambitions

In fact, the operation of mini nuclear power plants is not a new idea, there have been for many years, successful operation of such technology including those operating in American and Russian nuclear submarines, American aircraft carries and Russian ice breakers and floating power stations.

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America, Business, Engineering, Engineers, Environment, Europe, Ports, Shipping, Technology, Transport

Cruise ship refurbishment

Today, a growing number of cruise operators are upgrading and refurbishing their ships, instead of building new ships. In its annual “Cruise Lines Outlook,” UBS Group Aktiengesellschaft  (AG) estimates that by 2020, at least 12 percent of global capacity will be 25 years old or older, and about 5 percent […]

America, Gas, Oil, Rigzone

Is Chevron’s $11 Billion Write-Down an Oil patch Warning?

Current market conditions are resulting in many US fracking projects failing to break even.

America, Energy, Oil, Pipelines, Ports, Rigzone

US Returns to Being a Net Oil Exporter

Thanks to the shale oil revolution, for the first time since the 1940s, the United States exported more oil than it imported last September. In that month, U.S. exports of crude oil and refined products exceeded imports by 89,000 barrels a day, according to EIA statistics. This marks a significant […]

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America, Energy, Gas, Oil, Rigzone

Gulf of Mexico Oil Output Targeting Record Year

2020 is expected to be another record year for the region with average production above 1.9 million barrels per day.