Offshore Industry News
VBMS has been awarded a contract by E.ON for the installation of two 16 kilometre-long export cables for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm. The 150kV HVAC cables will transport the power ashore from the 400 MW wind farm to the..
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has “pushed the barriers of science” to produce a “highly innovative” seal for a ground-breaking valve designed by Schoolhill Hydraulic Engineering for BP’s Shah Deniz field. The pioneering high flow, high integrity, safety critical subsea QEV (quick exhaust..
CWind has announced that it is has been awarded a contract for the supply of two crew transfer vessels to the London Array offshore wind farm (OWF) supporting operation and maintenance (O&M) activities. London Array OWF is located 20 km..
The new Suez Canal in Egypt is officially opened. A project for which Jan De Nul Group realized no less than one third of all works. “And that is something we are very proud of,” says J.P.J. De Nul. “This..
Keppel Verolme, a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Limited in the Netherlands, has secured a contract from repeat customer Stena Drilling. The contract is the repair and upgrade of Stena Don, a harsh environment semisubmersible (semi) for Stena Drilling. Part..
Havyard Group is taking further measures to adapt to the market situation and maintain the Group’s profitability, thereby securing jobs for the future. All business areas in Havyard Group have been affected to a varying degree by the general downturn..
Pon Holdings and Parcom Capital reached agreement on the takeover of Imtech Marine as a whole. The details of the takeover are currently being worked out. The advent of the new shareholders Pon Holdings and Parcom Capital guarantees the continuity..
Alphatron Marine is pleased to announce that Mr. Erik van Boom is appointed as Country Manager for the Euro border region Scheldemonden. With recent changes in Belgium, where Alphatron Marine has taken over the sales and service activities of maritime..
With the sail away of the Cygnus Alpha Compression Module (ACM) the last of four main structures left Heerema Hartlepool, part of Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) after two and a half years of construction. The Cygnus Bravo Wellhead Platform (BWHP)..
VBMS completed the repair of an inter-array cable at Trianel Windpark Borkum phase 2. The scope of work included the removal of the defective cable, and installation, burial, terminations and testing of a replacement cable. The vast experience of the..
During its first commercial application, the newly developed Vibro Lifting Tool (VLT) of CAPE Holland has successfully installed four piles in up to 90m water depth. This installation is part of the pre-piling project for the Culzean Wellhead Platform jacket..
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has won contracts for its new lattice boom cranes (LBC) from Merkers Offshore, successfully negotiated and procured through Marine Commerce in Singapore. Four 20015-6045 LBC cranes will be installed on two offshore maintenance liftboats – equipped..
Schottel Hydro will manufacture and deliver the variable pitch hub for the AR1500 turbine for Phase 1a of the MeyGen tidal energy project under contract to Lockheed Martin. The MeyGen Phase 1a AR1500, a 1.5MW seabed mounted turbine, is being designed..