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Motive Offshore Addresses Skills Shortage with Division Launch

Motive Offshore technicians

Motive Offshore Group, specialists in marine equipment fabrication and rental, has launched Motive Personnel, a division specifically created to provide offshore technicians to its global customer base. With the ability to mobilize up to 50 BOSIET and GWO (Global Wind Organisation) qualified Motive staff technicians, as well as additional Motive-trained subcontractors, the new division will be headed up and developed by new appointment

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Safety Accelerator Seeks Digital Innovations in Marine Workplace Safety

Lloyd’s Register is hosting a competitive safety accelerator to support digital innovation in marine workplace safety. According to Lloyd’s Register, “the nature of marine and offshore, and the environments in which these industries operate, makes working in these sectors some of the most dangerous in the world. Although conditions for crew and personnel are improving, there is more to be

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Biocide Mapping Technology Traces Chemicals in O&G Operations

LUX Assure, a specialist chemical monitoring and management solutions to the oil and gas industry, has launched TraxBio, a biocide mapping technology. TraxBio maps biocidal surfactants in oil and gas systems using the chemicals’ propensity to form micelles, or clusters of the biocide. Certain biocides contain some level of micelle-forming surfactants; usually quaternary amines to disrupt biofilms on pipe surfaces.

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New Ocean Technology Group Promises a Fresh Voice on Capitol Hill

The International Ocean Science and Technology Industry Association (IOSTIA) officially launched Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. Located in Washington, D.C., IOSTIA is geared toward providing a trade organization for marine companies who don’t fit into existing associations, which are often geared toward offshore oil and gas industries. A 501(c)(6) organization, IOSTIA has the ability to lobby on Capitol Hill, and its

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BOEM Releases Latest Environmental Studies

The latest Environmental Studies Program reports from the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) are now available. They cover a wide range of topics, from Alaska and California marine mammals and Atlantic marine archaeology to Alaska air quality modeling and deep circulation in the Gulf of Mexico.  This batch includes 15 reports covering all four Outer Continental Shelf regions

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