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Archive for February, 2015

Brazil Prosecutors Sue Petrobras Suppliers

Brazil Prosecutors Sue Petrobras Suppliers

Posted On: February 21, 2015

Brazilian prosecutors filed lawsuits against six construction and engineering groups, seeking 4.47 billion reais ($1.55 billion) in damages [...]

Some Offshore Wind Foundations Lower Risk

Some Offshore Wind Foundations Lower Risk

Posted On: February 21, 2015

New innovative foundation designs could prove to be more cost effective than conventional foundation for projects with increasing [...]

India Clears $8 Billion Warships Project

India Clears $8 Billion Warships Project

Posted On: February 19, 2015

India’s government has cleared a $8 billion plan to build the country’s most advanced warships, defense sources said, [...]

U.S. Labor Secretary Needs More Time

U.S. Labor Secretary Needs More Time

Posted On: February 19, 2015

U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez planned to hold a second round of talks with shipping company executives and [...]

Indian Workers Win U.S. Trafficking Case

Indian Workers Win U.S. Trafficking Case

Posted On: February 19, 2015

A New Orleans jury on Wednesday awarded $14 million to five Indian men who were lured to the [...]

Update: Libya Seeks to End Port Strike

Update: Libya Seeks to End Port Strike

Posted On: February 10, 2015

Libya was trying to end a strike at the port of Hariga so that it can reopen the country’s last working [...]

ICS: Prepare for Global Sulfur Cap in 2020

ICS: Prepare for Global Sulfur Cap in 2020

Posted On: February 10, 2015

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has agreed that the shipping and bunker refining industries should work to [...]

NITC’s Attempt to Avert Sanctions Rejected

NITC’s Attempt to Avert Sanctions Rejected

Posted On: February 10, 2015

A legal attempt by Iran’s main oil tanker firm NITC to stop the European Union from reimposing sanctions on it [...]

Baltic Sea Freight Index at All-time Low

Baltic Sea Freight Index at All-time Low

Posted On: February 10, 2015

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, slid to an [...]

China’s Second Aircraft Carrier

China’s Second Aircraft Carrier

Posted On: February 03, 2015

Fresh reports that China is building a second aircraft carrier circulated over the weekend on a city government microblog and [...]