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UK Buys a Used Offshore Vessel for Minehunting Mission

The Maritime Executive 01 Feb 2023
The government of the UK is getting extra mileage out of its shipbuilding budget by acquiring used offshore vessels for naval mission sets. The latest arrival is a new mine-hunting "mother ship," which will operate uncrewed surface vehicles (USVs) in support of mine countermeasures operations in the UK and Europe.
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Norway discovers huge trove of metals, minerals and rare earths on its seabed

CNN 30 Jan 2023
The Nordic country, a major oil and gas exporter, is considering whether to open its offshore areas to deep-sea mining, a process that requires parliament’s approval and has sparked environmental concerns ... Many scientists have warned that mining the deep sea could have huge and irreversible implications for the fragile ecosystem.
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Rush to mine minerals could lead to exploitation of indigenous people

Independent online (SA) 30 Jan 2023
To the Indigenous Peoples in the Republic of South Africa, mining companies have arguably led the perpetuating practice of dispossession ... The local mining sector though, the leader and face of extractive economies, is in need of an urgent shake-up. Last year, there were much-publicised instances of offshore mining hitting a snag.
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Quaker Houghton supports clean energy with Constellation advancing its goal of achieving carbon neutrality

Victoria Advocate 30 Jan 2023
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Jan. 30, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Houghton (NYSE ... based electricity needs ... With a presence around the world, including operations in over 25 countries, our customers include thousands of the world's most advanced and specialized steel, aluminum, automotive, aerospace, offshore, can, mining, and metalworking companies ... ....
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Norway reveals massive mineral discovery

Russia Today 29 Jan 2023
... the volume mined globally each year, 45 million tons of zinc, 2,317 tons of gold and 85,000 tons of silver ... Norway is currently considering whether to open its offshore areas to deep-sea mining, a process that requires parliament's approval and has sparked environmental concerns.
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Movie offers glimpse of robotics plans

China.dot.org 28 Jan 2023
The automatic mobile robots that appear in the film, for instance, are being increasingly used in the real world to facilitate industrial production ... At offshore oil-drilling platforms, offshore wind-power stations and open-pit coal mines, the robots are used to operate and maintain equipment, according to Youibot ... .
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Norway finds 'substantial' mineral resources on its seabed

Mining Weekly 27 Jan 2023
The Nordic country, a major oil and gas exporter,�is considering whether to open�its ...
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Norway finds ‘substantial’ mineral resources on its seabed

FX Empire 27 Jan 2023
The Nordic country, a major oil and gas exporter, is considering whether to open its offshore areas to deep-sea mining, a process that requires parliament’s approval and has sparked environmental concerns ... the organisms living on the seabed and the impact of mining on them.
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House GOP passes bill to curb Biden's use of oil reserve

Politico 27 Jan 2023
But we are going to be looking at much broader energy bills where we will not just focus on onshore and offshore oil and gas production, but also the other component that goes with renewable energy and with electrification and decarbonization and that’s mining.”.
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Our Views: After all Louisiana has done for energy, give us fair share of offshore revenues

The Advocate 26 Jan 2023
In Louisiana, we think we invented offshore drilling ... Giant billion-dollar platforms are producing energy for the nation and the world — not only here, but even offshore in places like Saudi Arabia, where most of the oil and gas comes from land-based drilling ... Real offshore drilling, since 1947.
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Tirex completes Ikike well-drilling, gets contract extension

Business Day Online 25 Jan 2023
... as part of the Oil Mining Lease (OML99) with a total of five wells drilled and.
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TDI-Brooks Welcomes Senior Environmental Scientist Cynda Maxon to Team

The Maritime Executive 24 Jan 2023
She has a thorough understanding of environmental issues related to offshore exploration and production activities in oil and gas and mining industries, marine construction and ...
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Applied Fiber and Knowix Announce Technology Partnership

The Joplin Globe 24 Jan 2023
HOUSTON & HAVANA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 24, 2023-- ... We serve a range of markets including defense, offshore oil and gas, mining, medical, commercial marine, energy, industrial, and OEM ... Knowix's patented sensor technology helps offshore wind, construction, marine, mining and oil and gas industries stop modeling and start knowing ... CONTACT ... PUB.
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Tirex P&E Completes Ikike Well-drilling, Gets Contract Extension

This Day 22 Jan 2023
A statement by the company said the project commenced in July 2021, at the Ikike Field, located approximately 20km offshore Nigeria, as part of the Oil Mining Lease (OML99) with a total of five wells drilled and completed and a 120-day well intervention scope at the Amenam Platform.
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Dvalin North Gas Field Development, Norway

Offshore Technology 20 Jan 2023
Dvalin North gas field, located offshore the Norwegian sea, is expected to start production in 2026 ... Offshore gas field ... Dvalin North lies 200km offshore from the northern part of Norway, at a water depth of 420m ... The development plan for the Dvalin North offshore gas field uses existing infrastructure.

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