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OOS International Achieves Excellence

OOS International strives to provide the best customer service and exceed expectations every day. The company strongly adheres to a positive safety culture, follows occupational health procedures, supports environmental aspects and continuously improves quality. The company sets key performance indicators..

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Split Hoist System Improves Efficient and Accurate Position Control

Bosch Rexroth has developed a new ‘split hoist‘ heave compensation system. It combines active heave compensation (AHC) and passive heave compensation (PHC) elements with a sophisticated control system enabling AHC functionality to be added to new and existing hoisting installations…

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Burbo Bank Extension Offshore Windfarm Officially Opened

​Burbo Bank Extension was officially opened at a ceremony in Liverpool on 17 May. The windfarm is a joint venture between DONG Energy (50%) and its partners PKA (25%) and KIRKBI A/S, parent company of the LEGO Group (25%). It..

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One Million+ Contract Win for M² Subsea on World’s Longest Pipeline

M² Subsea has secured its first contract award which is valued in excess of one million Euro. The project will see the firm supplying the Go Electra vessel, ROVs and personnel to support survey work on the world’s longest subsea..

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Peregrino II Jacket Contract for Heerema Fabrication Group

Heerema Fabrication Group has been awarded the Procurement & Construction contract of the Peregrino II Jacket by South Atlantic Holding on behalf of the Statoil Peregrino II project. Koos-Jan van Brouwershaven, CEO of Heerema Fabrication Group, states: “We are delighted..

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Damen’s First Renewables Service Vessel 3315 Launched

Damen has launched the Renewables Service Vessel (RSV) 3315, a new type, which has been developed in close cooperation with Scottish company Delta Marine. The first in the new series was officially christened Voe Vanguard at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld by Miss..

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Robust Certified Hardware for Extreme Environments

Six European and American certification boards have approved Bosch Rexroth’s IndraControl XM22 control hardware for use on ships and offshore installations even under extreme ambient conditions. The certifications include the control hardware, extension modules for the expansion of the communication..

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Proserv Norway Secures Significant Decommissioning Project Awards

Proserv has recently been awarded three contracts worth a combined value of more than EUR 2.3m for decommissioning work in the Norwegian North Sea. The firm’s Stavanger facility will provide cutting services as part of a full severance package covering subsea..

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Nord Stream 2 Pipelay Contract for Allseas

Nord Stream 2 AG has contracted Allseas for offshore pipelay of the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea. The company will undertake offshore pipelay works for both lines in 2018 and 2019. The contract follows the..

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ACE Winches Provides Mooring System on the Iron Lady Barge

ACE Winches has successfully mobilised a six point mooring system to anchor the Iron Lady Barge being used on the Brent decommissioning project. The equipment, designed and manufactured by ACE Winches at their global headquarters, Turriff, Aberdeenshire is now in..

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OTC Continues to Drive Innovation

Offshore energy industry experts and leaders from across the world came together at NRG Park in Houston 1-4 May for the 2017 OTC. Continuing the tradition which started in 1969, the 49th edition of the Conference was convened for professionals..

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BP and Kosmos Make Deepwater Gas Discovery Offshore Senegal

BP and joint venture partner Kosmos Energy have discovered gas with the Yakaar-1 exploration well offshore Senegal. Located in the Cayar Offshore Profond block approximately 95km northwest of Dakar in nearly 2,550m of water, the well was drilled to a..

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2G Robotics and Sonardyne Announce New Collaboration

2G Robotics and Sonardyne International have entered into a formal collaboration agreement. The two organisations are working together on the development and promotion of a dynamic underwater laser mapping solution which significantly reduces the time needed to survey seafloor sites..

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Pioneering Spirit Completes Brent Delta Platform Removal

Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit has set a world lifting record with the successful removal of Shell UK’s 24,000t Brent Delta platform in the UK northern North Sea. Located in the Brent field, approximately 186km off the northeast coast of Shetland, the..

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Tekmar Energy Expands into Asia

Tekmar Energy has successfully supplied its market-leading patented Teklink Cable Protection System (CPS) to protect the underwater power cables as they enter the wind turbine foundations on the prestigious Formosa 1 Phase 1 Offshore Windfarm project, the first offshore windfarm..