Technology

Dog. Ilimanaq - Greenland
Energy, Petroleum Review, Shipping, Technology, Transport

Electricity and water don’t mix?

In sum, the electrification of maritime vessels is at the infant industry stage. Because of the current limitations of battery technology, all- electric vessels are limited to short journeys between recharge points. So for operators of long distance voyages, the medium-term future is hybrid where batteries work with fossil fuels. But to reach net zero emissions in thirty years’ time, electrification could well be the answer and this requires further advances in technology.

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Business, Europe, Shipping, Technology

List of some of the leading maritime industry conferences, courses and exhibitions in the coming months

A look at the important maritime sector networking events occurring in the coming months in 2020.

Africa, Asia, Copy writing, Decommissioning, Energy, Eniday, Pipeline Gas Journal, Power, Reports, Technology

Work completed in October 2019

Here below are a few brief examples of the work completed for a range of corporate clients and business publications. To find out more contact Nicholas Newman at info@nicnewmanoxford.com for further information of the services and expertise available to customers. Eniday The 6 trends shaping Southeast Asia’s clean energy sector […]

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Africa, Energy, Exploration and Production, Rigzone, Technology

Deepwater Transformation Sparking New Interest

Changes have revived interest in deepwater projects and enabled new ones in regions including the North Sea, the Gulf of Mexico and China Seas.

Baker Hughes Worldwide Rig Count, Business, Engineers, Gas, Innovation, Oil, Pipelines, Recruitment, Rigzone, Technology

Oilfield Services Eyeing Survival Tactics in Weak US Market

Last time crude prices crashed, E&P companies cut operations and investment, with knock-on effects on oilfield service contractors, many of whom reduced headcount, went bankrupt or merged. Once again, history is repeating itself. Baker Hughes September U.S. rig count saw just 898 active rigs, a reduction of 150 from this […]