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Partnership to Support Offshore Wind

Crowley and Watco are partnering to create a single-source terminal and supply chain management solution to support the emerging offshore wind industry. With the growing number of wind projects planned for U.S. waters, the partnership provides a “one-stop-shop” for owners, operators and local port authorities in support of the offshore wind industry. Learn more at: http://www.crowley.com and watco.com.

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New Energy Division at Crowley

Crowley Shipping has formed a New Energy division strategically focused on diverse services supporting the emerging energy sectors in the U.S. and adjacent regions, concentrating in offshore wind and liquefied natural gas (LNG). The new division builds on the company’s 53-year history of support in the oil and gas industry with U.S.-flag vessel assets, engineering and logistics services, many of

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New Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

KNUD E. HANSEN continues to build on its portfolio of innovative designs and extensive experience in the offshore wind farm sector with a new platform: the ATLAS C-Class, named after the Greek Titan tasked with holding up the sky and heavens above. With a jacking deadweight of 18,000 tonnes, 6,800 sq. m of cargo deck area and a 3,000-tonne/37-m crane,

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Norway Supports Offshore Wind

Wenche Nistad GIEK CEO

State-backed Export Credit Guarantee Agency GIEK hits another milestone as it almost doubles its guarantee tally to the burgeoning sector. GIEK’s mission is to promote Norwegian exports–and it is doing that big time in the offshore wind market in Europe and further afield. Having reached around NOK 4 billion in June, its latest NOK 3.6 billion (GBP 300 million) risk-sharing splash

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Open Call for Marine Renewable Energy Tech Testing

Billia Croo Wave Energy Test Site, Orkney

The fifth and final call for the EU-funded MaRINET2 project is now open.  The project offers free access to a world-leading network of testing and research infrastructures, including EMEC’s test sites. The call is open to offshore energy technology developers, including offshore wind, wave and tidal energy at full system, subsystem, component or sensor level. Following a simple application process,

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Research on Floating Offshore Wind Costs

Scott Hamilton Xodus

Global energy consultancy Xodus Group has launched a three-year collaborative research project on thecosts around floating offshore wind. The study, led by Xodus through the IDCORE programme, is a collaborative partnership between the Universities of Edinburgh, Strathclyde and Exeter, as well as the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS). To enable the best industry outcomes, Xodus is issuing an open

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