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Saudi Wealth Fund Plans to Build a Theme Park on an Offshore Platform

The Maritime Executive 18 Oct 2021
A Saudi sovereign wealth fund is planning to build an offshore oil-themed tourist destination in a bid to boost the oil-rich nation's travel and leisure industry. The new project, dubbed simply "The RIG," will be a luxurious theme park with an twist ... #PIF announces “THE RIG.” Project.

Kim Heng lands windfarm installation contract in Vietnam

Tradewinds 18 Oct 2021
The project marks another major milestone in the ...

Saudi Arabia starts operating airports at 100% capacity

The Siasat Daily 18 Oct 2021
Riyadh. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s civil aviation authority said it has started operating airports at full capacity from Sunday, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported ... Also Read. Social distancing ends at Ka’batullah, Prophet’s Mosque after 1.5 years ... Also Read. Saudi Arabia launches first offshore platform tourism project ... .

Saudi Arabia’s wealth fund unveils offshore platform tourism project

Splash24/7 17 Oct 2021
Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund (PIF), has launched a new tourism project inspired by offshore oil platforms ... #PIF announces “THE RIG.” Project. The world’s first tourism destination inspired by offshore oil platforms.

Huntington Beach City Council to consider supporting new offshore oil drilling ban

The Los Angeles Times 17 Oct 2021
1, the Huntington Beach City Council on Tuesday night will consider supporting a permanent ban on new offshore oil drilling ... Shutting down an offshore platform is costly, and there’s a big gap between the projected decommissioning costs, how much companies have posted in bonds and other financial assurances.

Saudi Arabia launches first offshore platform tourism project

The Siasat Daily 17 Oct 2021
Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) on Saturday announced the launch of “THE RIG”, a new tourism project inspired by offshore oil platforms ... #PIF announces “THE RIG.” Project. The world’s first tourism destination inspired by offshore oil platforms ... “This project is a unique ...

Foreign missions urge easing of controls

Taipei Times 17 Oct 2021
“They cannot bring in the foreign experts they need for the implementation of certain critical projects, in particular in the manufacturing industry (semiconductors in particular), but also in transport infrastructure projects (metro) or in the energy sector (offshore wind power),” it said.

Passing along some VML information

The Roanoke Times 17 Oct 2021
The Department of Energy reported that the use of offshore wind grew by 24% in 2020. The increase is due to a large part by the Virginia Offshore Wind program that is being developed in the Commonwealth. The wind project is being developed off the Virginia coast.

Saudi Arabia to turn huge oil rig into hotel and theme park resort

The National 17 Oct 2021
"This project is a unique attraction, expected to attract tourists from around the world, while being especially popular with citizens and residents of the GCC countries in the region," the PIF said as it unveiled the project at the weekend ... #PIF announces “THE RIG.” Project. The world’s first tourism destination inspired by offshore oil platforms.

Banks promised to cut funding for Arctic oil drilling. Money flowed anyway

Live Mint 17 Oct 2021
BNP excludes projects located in the widest ice-covered offshore area over a 12-month period and in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge ... HSBC pledged to avoid project financing to new offshore oil-and-gas projects in the Arctic Circle area with sea ice, a smaller area than some other banks, in April 2018.

Saudi Arabia launches The Rig

MEED 17 Oct 2021
The offshore tourism project will be installed in the Gulf ... .

Local residents speak against a project during public hearing

The Facts 17 Oct 2021
More than 35 people are against the GulfLink offshore oil terminal project and spoke out accordingly during a public hearing. Richardson-based Sentinel Midstream Oil Co. wants to build a $1 billion crude export terminal near Freeport that could fully load a supertanker in one day, according to Reuters ... kAmu@C>6C qC2K@C.2 r@F?EJ C6D.56?E {@C ... ....

Treasury leak reveals rift between Johnson and Sunak over costs of zero-carbon economy

The Observer 17 Oct 2021
The host of Cop26 needs to be a master of diplomacy ... Read more ... They say ... The Treasury is playing a crucial role in this effort, by allocating £12bn to fund the plan, setting up the UK infrastructure bank to invest in net zero, and committing to raise £15bn for projects like zero-emissions buses, offshore wind and schemes to decarbonise homes.” ... .

Amgreement for Maryland’s First Offshore Wind Steel Fabrication Plant

The Maritime Executive 16 Oct 2021
Construction will begin this month on Maryland’s first offshore wind steel fabrication center with Denmark’s Ørsted agreeing to make a financial investment with Crystal Steel Fabricators in Federalsburg, Maryland ... Skipjack Wind 1 is a 120-megawatt offshore wind project under development 20 miles off the Maryland-Delaware coast.