Latest News for: Offshore blasting


China shares plunge to 8-month low on regulatory woes

The Times of India 27 Jul 2021
SHANGHAI ... China's blue-chip CSI300 index ended down 3.53% at its lowest close since November, extending Monday's 3.2% selloff. Losses spanned the financial, consumer staples and real estate sectors ... The offshore yuan also whipsawed lower, blasting through the 6.5 level to a low of 6.5225 per dollar, down more than 0.6% from a day earlier. .

Marine and Army gunners hone sea-denial skills Down Under during Talisman Sabre

Stars and Stripes 20 Jul 2021
... Super Hornet jets dropping 1000-pound bombs and Marine Corps Huey and Cobra helicopters blasting cannons and rockets, Lemons said. On Monday, the Marines fired a GPS-guided rocket at an offshore island with the impact observed using an Australian Shadow drone aircraft, he said.

Azerbaijan insists Caspian gas platforms safe amid reports of blasts, fire

Press TV 05 Jul 2021
A huge fire has erupted off the Caspian Sea coast of Azerbaijan, where the Central Asian nation operates vast offshore oil and gas fields, amid conflicting reports of blasts and official insistence that "no incidents" have occurred at the platforms ... on an offshore platform.

Explosion rocks Caspian Sea near Azerbaijan gas field

The Guardian 05 Jul 2021
Cause of blast was an igniting ‘mud volcano’, says state oil company A strong explosion has ...

Azerbaijan: Large fire erupts at Caspian Sea

Deutsche Welle 05 Jul 2021
Azerbaijan has denied reports of an explosion on its offshore oil and gas fields. Experts believe a mud volcano may have caused the blast ... .

Mud volcano blast rocks Caspian Sea near Socar fields

Splash24/7 05 Jul 2021
A huge explosion shook the Caspian Sea area late Sunday where Azerbaijan has vast offshore oil and gas fields. The blast, that sent plumes of black smoke and flames into the sky, was caused by a mud volcano ... “There were no accidents on offshore platforms and industrial ...

Offshore power, toxic-water bill, top senior, more

Newsday 29 Jun 2021
Offshore wind power more important now. The upcoming wind farm will be a mere blur on the horizon and a blast of clean renewable power for Long Island and our country. Praise to President Joe Biden for prioritizing new offshore wind leases, already welcomed by Gov.

Migrants who want to come to UK ‘may be sent to processing centres in Africa’

Metro UK 28 Jun 2021
Priti Patel’s plan for an offshore processing centre has been blasted (Picture ... Britain has never had an offshore immigration processing centre before and it remains unclear where any site would be, despite the plans first being revealed in March ... But the idea of a overseas processing centre has been blasted by campaigners and rights groups.

From cracked slabs to offshore blast: What probe into Florida condo collapse might look at

Marietta Daily Journal 27 Jun 2021
MIAMI — A catastrophic structural failure can take place in a flash. Determining what went wrong and why is a slow and agonizing process. Experts interviewed by The Miami Herald said the investigation of the Champlain Towers South, likely to ... .

Satellite images may help shed light on future Whakaari/White Island eruptions

TVNZ 19 Jun 2021
A fortunately timed satellite passing over New Zealand's White Island volcano during its deadly 2019 eruption may have unlocked clues to predicting future blasts ... In December 2019, the offshore Whakaari volcano erupted with tour groups on the island ... "This led to its eventual bursting, like a pressure-cooker lid being blasted off.

How freighters say hello

Grand Haven Tribune 16 Jun 2021
If you heard a horn once, twice, or up to 12 times Monday night, it was the steamship Wilfred Sykes coming in to Grand Haven’s port with a load of slag for Meekhof’s D&M. The Sykes spent most of the day anchored offshore and, if the horn blasts were any indication, was very pleased to make its fifth visit of the season ... .

ANALYSIS- Hamas’ strategy and asymmetric warfare against Israel

Anadolu Agency 12 Jun 2021
Hamas is a Palestinian Islamic Brotherhood group that was established in Gaza in 1987 ... Hamas targeted six Israeli airbases and airports and offshore oil platforms ... Rocket attacks directed at Israel’s Tamar offshore oilfield, however, blasted without causing any damage ... On May 13 Hamas launched the Shihab drones targeting offshore oil platforms ... .

Icy Blast Causes Widespread Snow In Australian State

The Tennessee Tribune 10 Jun 2021
A cold air mass has blown in from Antarctica, sending temperatures plummeting and widespread snowfall all the way up to the Queensland border ... (Steven Saphore/AAP Image) ... However, the icy blast will begin to move offshore during June 11, likely meaning June 10 is the last chance for snow chasers to catch the spectacle outside the alpine regions ... .