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  • Becker’s LNG Hybrid Barge Expected in Hamburg This Weekend 01 oktober 2014
    Becker Marine Systems is expecting the first LNG Hybrid Barge to arrive at the Port  of Hamburg this weekend. “If all goes well and the weather remains stable, the LNG Hybrid Barge should be arriving at its future home port of Hamburg on 4th or 5th October,” said Dirk Lehmann, Managing Director of Becker Marine […] […]
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  • Image of the Day: USS Truxtun Replenishes at Sea 01 oktober 2014
    The U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Truxtun (DDG 103) conducts a replenishment-at-sea in the Arabian Gulf with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe. Truxtun is deployed as part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation ef […]
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  • Odfjell Completes LPG/Ethylene Joint Venture Agreement 01 oktober 2014
    Odfjell SE has finalised forming of an LPG/Ethylene shipping joint venture with Breakwater Capital and Oak Hill Advisors, L.P., first announced on May 16, 2014. In accordance with the joint venture agreement, Breakwater Capital and Oak Hill Advisors, L.P. have jointly agreed to invest approximately USD 50 million as consideration for the 50% equity interest […]

Preben Sandberg Pettersson, Head of State Aid Division, Ministry of Business & Growth

07 Dec 2011

prebenpettersson marpol Preben Sandberg Pettersson, Head of State Aid Division, Ministry of Business & Growth nfcPreben Sandberg Pettersson, M. Art, Bsc Adm and MBA, Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Ministry of Business and Growth and Chairman of the State Aid advisory Committee to the Danish Government. He has been employed in the Danish Government Administration since 1987 with enterprise policy, competition and State Aid policy and business economics as main responsibilities focusing on EU affairs and counselling of the Central Administration and Ministers on EU policy and in State Aid questions. Since 2006 he obtained the post as Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Consumer and Competition Authority counselling the Central Administration and the Government in State Aid matters, which function in 2011, was moved to the Ministry of Business and Growth. He has been posted in the Danish Permanent Representation in Bruxelles 1991-1994 and 2002 – 2006 doing EU affairs as Minister Counsellor including as chairman for several council working Parties during the Danish Presidencies in 1993 (Internal Market, shipbuilding, ECSC, technical harmonisation) and 2002 (Competitiveness and Growth, Competition, State Aid and Commercial Questions (International Trade).