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757Teamz girls volleyball Top 15: Cox remains No. 1 as postseason inches closer

The Virginian-Pilot 26 Oct 2021
Person jumps off West Norfolk Bridge during police pursuit; search underway ... DNA links N.C ... history ... Virginia’s first offshore wind turbines have become a haven for marine life. New careers, vanishing applicants. Here’s why some employers can’t find workers ... .
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Crowley opens offshore wind services office in Rhode Island

Seatrade Maritime News 11 Oct 2021
Crowley’s diverse expertise in the offshore wind sector and marine industry at large will be an invaluable asset as Rhode Island continues to lead the nation toward a clean, renewable energy future ... mariners, Crowley and RelyOn Nutec are partnering on programmes to increase the availability of offshore wind safety training across the U.S.
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Equinor bids for floating wind off Scotland

Splash24/7 19 Jul 2021
Equinor is looking to expand its North Sea offshore wind cluster, having ... The company’s upstream operations headquarters are based in Aberdeen, employing around 500 people onshore and offshore, including the operations of the Mariner field, east of Shetland.
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EU to tighten rules on ship recycling, restore areas of seas and oceans

Reuters 17 May 2021
The European Union on Monday said it would toughen its rules on ship recycling and decommissioning offshore oil and gas sites, and set new targets to restore damaged marine ecosystems. Sectors linked to seas and oceans, such as shipping, fishing and offshore electricity generation, employ more than 4 million people in the EU.
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150,000 employers to get $3b in jobs support payouts

Straits Times 25 Mar 2021
From Tuesday, more than 150,000 employers will receive payouts of more than $3 billion under the Jobs Support Scheme (JSS) ... Employers in the hardest-hit aviation, aerospace and tourism sectors will get 50 per cent support, while those in food services, retail, arts and entertainment, land transport, and marine and offshore will get 30 per cent.
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Over 150,000 employers to get more than $3b in Jobs Support Scheme payouts from end-March

Straits Times 25 Mar 2021
Employers in the hardest-hit aviation, aerospace, and tourism sectors will get 50 per cent support; while those in food services, retail, arts and entertainment, land transport, and marine and offshore will get 30 per cent support ... Employers in all other sectors will receive 10 per cent support.
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Analysts positive on Keppel's exit from rig-building business

Straits Times 29 Jan 2021
The company said yesterday that retrenchments are possible as it transitions to being an "asset-light and people-light" developer and integrator of offshore energy and infrastructure assets. Its Keppel O&M (offshore and marine) division employs about 10,500 people.
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Marine and offshore sector can pivot to new areas: Chan

Straits Times 09 Nov 2020
It employs close to 77,000 workers and is anchored by Keppel Offshore & Marine, Sembcorp Marine and ST Engineering Marine, supported by a network of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) ... Keppel Offshore & Marine sent 134 staff for professional conversion programmes so they can be redeployed to new roles.
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Marine and offshore sector to pivot to new areas for long-term growth: Chan Chun Sing

Straits Times 09 Nov 2020
SINGAPORE - The marine and offshore sector is facing challenging times, but it can still pivot to new areas for long-term growth, said Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing on Monday (Nov 9) ... It employs close to 77,000 workers and is anchored by Keppel Offshore & Marine, Sembcorp Marine and ST Engineering Marine.
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Letter: Offshore wind is part of Gloucester's future

Gloucester Times 06 Aug 2020
These are people with offshore marine skills, some of which they’ve had since elementary school ... Dramatically powerful offshore wind is now being developed beyond the horizon line, off the Southeast Massachusetts coast and though Gloucester is 230 miles away from ...
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Sembcorp Marine’s yard workforce down from 20,000 to 850 due to COVID-19 restrictions

Offshore Energy Today 13 May 2020
Yard workforce employed by Singapore’s offshore builder Sembcorp Marine has been reduced from 20,000 to only 850 workers following movement restriction measures implemented due to the coronavirus.. ... .
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An Instacart shopper tells what it’s like on the front lines in Hampton Roads

The Virginian-Pilot 15 Apr 2020
New careers, vanishing applicants. Here’s why some employers can’t find workers. Virginia’s first offshore wind turbines have become a haven for marine life ... Victor Decker ... Crayfish emerge after the rain ... .
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