Latest News for: Offshore labor supply


It’s a bad time to buy used cars in Tampa Bay. Blame the supply chain.

Tampa Bay Times 19 Nov 2021
That led to supply shortages, backlogged orders and stocked cargo ships stuck offshore ... “If you think of every node within the great network of just a single supply chain for a single product, all these companies are dealing with different issues — labor shortages, people being ill and not coming back to work, all kinds of stuff,” Hooker said.

LI Labor, Business Leaders Discuss Off Shore Wind Opportunities

Long Island Press 21 Sep 2021
“We work closely with our brothers and sisters in labor in that group,” Esposito said ... This is where Ross Gould, vice president for supply chain development at Business Network for Offshore Wind, came in. The nonprofit organization has a diverse coalition of more than 400 members involved in labor, supply chain, the environment, and academics.

COVID-19: Evergreen upbeat as congestion at sea ports persists

Taipei Times 20 Aug 2021
EXPANSION ... By Kao Shih-ching / Staff reporter ... The port’s backlog of container ships was alleviated earlier, but has worsened again, with more than 30 vessels idling offshore at present, he said. The congestion resulted from supply disruptions because of a pandemic-induced labor shortage, Hsieh said ... Booking for our capacity has been strong ... .

The Case For Deflation

FX Empire 07 Jul 2021
Whilst the creation of debt can represent an expansion in the broad money supply, the destruction of debt conversely equates to a contraction in the money supply ... Commodities & Supply Driven Inflation ... The US economy is largely a service economy, as the growth in globalization has resulted in the US offshoring its labor and supply chains.

New hub launched to support New York offshore wind supply chain

Splash24/7 21 Jun 2021
Among the resources available on the OSW Supply Chain website is a NYSERDA-based geo-map offering a straightforward view of offshore wind training and manufacturing organisations, port operations, apprenticeship programs, labor organisations, consulting services, and offshore construction services.

Biden administration gives major push to giant offshore wind farm

Politico 08 Mar 2021
offshore wind industry has been anxiously awaiting for years ... Lefton hailed the jobs that would be created in the construction, maintenance and supply chain of the offshore wind industry, and she said those would be in partnership with unions and the labor movement "to ensure that we can realize the full potential of this industry.".

Oil Price Fundamental Daily Forecast – Supported as Supply Side Issues Move to Forefront

FX Empire 06 Oct 2020
U.S ... Supply Side Factor Contributing to Rally. At the start of the week, the crude oil market is being beset by supply concerns due to a spreading labor strike in Norway, which has shut six offshore oil and gas fields, and the evacuation of oil platforms in the Gulf, with Tropical Storm Delta heading toward the Louisiana and Florida coast ... ....

COVID-19 to lead to protectionism in global supply chain

Korea Times 03 May 2020
These developments have raised doubts about relying on global supply chains to cut labor and other costs ... The COVID-19 outbreak has highlighted the critical risks and weaknesses of conventional global supply chains," he said ... "Labor cost advantages from offshoring have weakened a lot in the past several years," one executive told The Korea Times.

Petrobras strike risks Carnival fuel supply, labor court declared the strike illegal

Petroleum World 18 Feb 2020
FUP blamed Petrobras for any potential fuel supply disruptions ... "The company is also hiring companies with experience in the operation and maintenance of offshore oil and gas production facilities, to supply specialized and certified labor to operate on their own platforms for the duration of the strike movement," Petrobras said.

Miami looks at creating another Dinner Key mooring field

Miami Today 10 Jul 2019
As the City of Miami moves ahead on long-awaited repairs and improvements at the city’s Dinner Key Marina, another contractor is poised to be hired to build an adjacent mooring facility ... The work includes furnishing all materials, labor, services, supplies, goods, and equipment to construct a 25-vessel mooring field offshore from Dinner Key Marina ... .
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