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Rystad Forecasts Massive Offshore Wind Hiring Boom

The Maritime Executive 23 Feb 2021
In the northeastern United States - the birthplace of the North American offshore wind industry - the offshore wind projects that are currently committed to development are expected to create 2,600 job-years of "supplemental" work for local fishermen and mariners, according to a recent study by the UK-based Renewables Consulting Group.
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Key highlights of Budget 2021: From household vouchers to GST on imported goods bought online

Straits Times 16 Feb 2021
For firms in other industries that have been hit hard, including food services, retail, marine and offshore, as well as arts and entertainment, the extension will be from April to June. To facilitate workers moving to jobs in growth areas, specific schemes within the SGUnited Jobs and Skills Package will be extended.� More on this topic.
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American Waterways Operators Applauds Enactment of National Defense Authorization Act, a Landmark Win for Maritime Industry

Johnson City Press 04 Jan 2021
ARLINGTON, Va., Jan ... 6395, the William M ... The legislation eliminates the uncertainty that had been created by conflicting federal agency interpretations and paves the way for significant new investment in American vessels, and jobs for American mariners, to serve the burgeoning offshore renewable energy market. H.R ... domestic commerce ... ....
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UK’s Military Spending Boost Will Make the World More Dangerous

GlobalResearch 26 Nov 2020
... that it will be used to secure thousands of jobs ... Research from Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) shows that investment in offshore wind and marine energy could produce more jobs than the entire arms industry, providing alternative high-skilled employment for arms trade workers.
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Big jump in jobs available in manufacturing sector

Straits Times 09 Nov 2020
At the same time, segments such as marine and offshore, which saw output contract, have been pivoting to new growth areas to seize opportunities even during the downtime, said the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) ... Mrs Teo also touched on the marine and offshore sub-sector, in which there are over 800 available openings, including 700 jobs.
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6,370 jobs available in Singapore's manufacturing sector; 1 in 10 in hard-hit marine and offshore industry

Straits Times 09 Nov 2020
SINGAPORE - About 6,370 jobs are on offer in the manufacturing sector, with one in 10 from the hard-hit marine and offshore sub-sector ... At��6,370, the number of jobs available is almost�double the 3,200 openings in the sector at the end of�August ... About 30 per cent of the jobs available are non-PMET roles.
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Singapore rig-building giant to exit the business

Upstream Online 09 Oct 2020
... its offshore and marine business that is suggested would cost an unspecified number of jobs.
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Hampton Roads Chamber eyes legislation as crossover deadline approaches | Expert column

The Virginian-Pilot 03 Feb 2020
Virginia’s Research and Development tax credit has been successful in attracting 21st-century jobs, resulting in over $100 million worth of applications ... A strategic level opportunity for offshore wind in Hampton Roads has also prompted legislative requests. A $70 billion opportunity exists for suppliers to meet state offshore wind requirements.
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FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon forced to defend domestic record as opposition parties avoid constitution

Scotsman 19 Dec 2019
Renewables jobs ... "This is about jobs," he said ... "A decade ago Alex Salmond promised that renewables would create so many jobs we would become the Saudi Arabia of marine power. He predicted there would 130,000 jobs from offshore power generation. ten years on can the First Minister tells the workers at these yards how many jobs there really are?".
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Texas A&M student interns aboard drillship ‘Proteus’

El Campo Leader-News 18 Dec 2019
Pursuing a degree in marine transportation has allowed college junior Paige Halamicek the opportunity to have a career out on the water, her favorite place to be ...Growing up in El Campo, the oil field was a huge part of my life and influenced me to have a job offshore.” ... As a 3rd Mate, the emergency equipment is her primary job on the rig.
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Sharp drop in electronics worsens Singapore August factory output

Hong Kong Standard 26 Sep 2019
... latter registering more repair and maintenance jobs from commercial airlines, EDB said. "On the other hand, the marine and offshore engineering segment fell 11.5 percent, on account of lower levels of offshore and shipbuilding and repairing activities," the board added.
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A 'volcano' of oil is flowing in the gulf - and this ex-fisherman is trying ...

Messenger-Inquirer 05 Jul 2019
His small marine construction company had been hired by the U.S. Coast Guard for its biggest job in years. containing the longest offshore spill in American history ... Kristi Luttrell, who chose the Couvillion Group from among six finalists that bid for the job ... The separator's job was ...
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A 'volcano' of oil is flowing in the gulf — and this ex-fisherman is trying ...

Bemidji Pioneer 02 Jul 2019
His small marine construction company had been hired by the U.S. Coast Guard for its biggest job in years. containing the longest offshore spill in American history ... Kristi Luttrell, who chose the Couvillion Group from among six finalists that bid for the job ... The separator's job was ...
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