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Keppel Offshore & Marine fully pays $65m in fines to Brazilian authorities to settle corruption case

Splash24/7 30 Jan 2023
Singapore’s offshore oil rig builder Keppel Offshore & Marine said on Monday that it has made full payment of the fines and damages worth around $65m to Brazil under a leniency agreement that had been set out in December ...

I bought a pre-built desktop gaming PC and I’m not sorry about it

PC World 26 Jan 2023
The parts inside these PCs have been assembled and tested by professional builders. I purchased a pre-built rig from NXZT and it was quick to ship ... When I was browsing for a prebuilt desktop tower, I knew I wanted a rig that could handle games like Final Fantasy XIV Online, Phasmaphobia, and Warhammer.

Samsung 990 Pro SSDs are apparently failing fast, and nobody knows why

TechRadar 24 Jan 2023
The Samsung 990 Pro is perhaps the best SSD on the market right now (though it’ll cost you a pretty penny, since this is some seriously high-end storage), meaning that plenty of excited PC-builders will have purchased one for their custom rigs when it launched back in November 2022 ... After reading your article, I thought I'd take a look at mine ... .

Two former Keppel Fels managers hit with corruption charges

Upstream Online 16 Jan 2023
Two former senior managers at Singaporean rig-builder Keppel Fels, part of Keppel Offshore & Marine, face up to five years in prison after being charged with alleged corruption offences ... All three were charged for allegedly committing offences under Singapore’s Prevention of Corruption Act ... Read more ... .

Two former Keppel Fels managers hit with historic corruption charges

Upstream Online 15 Jan 2023
Two former senior managers at Singaporean rig-builder Keppel Fels, part of Keppel Offshore & Marine, are facing up to five years behind bars after being charged with alleged historic corruption offences ... All three were charged for allegedly committing offences under Singapore’s Prevention of Corruption Act ... Read more ... .

Model ship builder retires from museum

Gloucester Times 07 Jan 2023
A highly regarded model maker at a national level, Ronnberg followed in the path of his father, Erik Ronnberg Sr., an internationally known model builder. His father was an officer in the Swedish merchant marine and first mate on a square-rigged vessel, which sailed in the “Grain Races” to Australia and delivered cargo to Boston Harbor ... .

MARKET REPORT: Retail slides amid a lack of festive cheer on the High Street despite ...

The Daily Mail 20 Dec 2022
Shares in Britain’s biggest retailers provided a mixed bag yesterday despite hopes that the Christmas period will not be as bad as feared ... Christmas spending ... RELATED ARTICLES ... Petrofac fell 3.3 per cent, or 2.35p, to an all-time low of 70p after the oil rig builder warned its engineering and construction division would be loss-making until 2024 ... .

Wolverine and Metallica Scholars Take Center Stage with a New Limited-Edition Collection for Giving Tuesday

Victoria Advocate 29 Nov 2022
"We value our partnership with All Within My Hands immensely because, together, we are able to work towards our unified goal of bringing awareness to all the great opportunities that exist within the skilled trades — like being one of the talented rig-builders, electricians, and set-builders that make up the road crew for a touring rock band." ... ....

Keppel pockets $160m from sale of first of ex-Tor Olav Troim rigs

Tradewinds 25 Nov 2022
The Singapore rig builder confirmed Thursday that the payment ...

Petrofac chief executive who led FTSE 250 oil rig builder through SFO bribery investigation to ...

The Daily Mail 22 Nov 2022
Mid-cap oil rig builder Petrofac has announced that his chief executive Sami Iskander will step down at the end of March next year 'to pursue other interests'. Iskander, who has been at the helm since 2020, oversaw the resolution of a long-standing Serious Fraud Office investigation into bribery ... CEO change ... Chairman Rene Medori said ... RELATED ARTICLES.

Energy stocks surge as OPEC+ denies oil output increase discussions and Citigroup upgrades BP forecast

The Daily Mail 22 Nov 2022
London-listed energy stocks have rebounded sharply after OPEC+ members confirmed they are not currently discussing boosting oil output ... Shell and Harbour Energy were among the top gainers on the FTSE 100, adding 4 and 7.1 per cent respectively by midday ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next. Petrofac chief executive who led FTSE 250 oil rig builder... .

MARKET REPORT: Babcock shares soar as the defence contractor lands new contracts with the Polish ...

The Daily Mail 22 Nov 2022
A series of contract wins helped Babcock rise to the top of the stock market’s second tier ... Shares boost ... The group also won 20 contracts across its energy and marine business ... Boss David Lockwood said ... Share ... Investors in Petrofac dumped their shares after the oil rig builder said chief executive Sami Iskander will leave at the end of March next year ... .

“Just a bunch of idiots having fun”—a photo history of the LAN party

Ars Technica 21 Nov 2022
/ The burned-in timestamp, the water-cooled PC tower, the chaotic configuration of monitors and peripherals—this is what LAN Party aims to capture. (credit. Kiel Oleson) ... LAN parties ... LAN Party ... (credit ... (credit ... People would show off their systems at LAN gatherings, get tips from other builders, and even trade or donate parts from older rigs and designs.

Watch out: Singapore offshore and marine mega-contractor on the march

Upstream Online 03 Nov 2022
OPINION. Will they, won’t they… ... With Keppel O&M historically being the world’s leading jack-up rig builder and Sembmarine’s traditional focus more on platform construction, the two had complementary skillsets and no doubt synergies could have been achieved ... And who knows, maybe a behemoth that could itself acquire rivals. .

Sembcorp Marine to Buy Keppel O&M in Revised Megamerger

The Maritime Executive 28 Oct 2022
The offshore rig business was hard hit by a prolonged downturn that was further compounded by the COVID-19 pandemic ... According to the two rig builders, the combined company would be well-prepared to compete for future opportunities arising from decarbonization in the oil & gas sector and the global energy transition towards renewables.

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