Offshore Industry News
Ampelmann has recently celebrated 100,000 safe transfers utilising the L-type system for Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP). The L-type system is installed on a fast crew vessel for daily crew change operations. Jim Craig, CEO of Ampelmann comments “We are delighted..
Holding Overdulve (the parent company of OOS International) has bought itself into Dutch offshore consultancy firm Croes Shipping Services. The company brings in thousands of active global offshore companies and supporting vessels with detailed profiles and a high-class technology for all..
VBMS has been awarded an inter-array cabling contract with a value of approximately 80 million euros by EnBW Hohe See for the 500MW EnBW Hohe See Offshore Windfarm. The contract includes the supply, installation and burial as well as termination..
TenneT TSO has awarded a contract to HSM Offshore for the construction of offshore transformer stations (platforms) required to link up the Borssele Offshore Windfarms to be built offshore in the south-west of the Dutch North Sea. The contract concerns..
Hatteland Display has expanded its next generation Series X Multi Vision Display (MVD) range with the addition of a new Ultra High Definition large format model for integration on maritime bridge systems. The new 32″ Series X MVD features the..
Tamrotor Marine Compressors (TMC) has been awarded a contract by Golar LNG to supply compressed air systems to the Hilli FLNG vessel which will operate offshore Cameroon. FLNG Hilli is currently undergoing a conversion from an ex-LNG carrier to a..
Modulift introduces the Active Link, a new end unit system with an integrated load cell, compatible with the existing range of Modulift spreader beams. It will provide wireless real time data by measuring the load at either end of the..
Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) provided load cells, weighing expertise and rigging equipment as offshore plant equipment manufacturer Charles Thompson loaded out a vessel recently. RSS fulfilled the scope of work from its Rotherham facility to provide maximum gross weight..
On 6 February Safeway’s motion compensated gangway Seagull on board of the M/V Aethra made its first successful people transfer at Total E&P Nederland platform L7C. The first person crossing was Mr Richard Serres, Total’s responsible manager for offshore maintenance…
Trinidad Offshore Fabricators (TOFCO) recently completed work for the Juniper offshore gas platform topsides at its facility in La Brea, Trinidad. The project marks a milestone for Trinidad and Tobago as it is the largest offshore structure ever fabricated in..
Keppel Offshore & Marine’s shipyard in Brazil, BrasFels, has delivered P-66, the first of the Replicante series of Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) units, to Tupi. Tupi is a consortium formed by, Petrobras (operator, 65% ), BG E&P Brasil..
Sparrows Group has signed a contract to supply 103 cranes for installation at ScottishPower Renewables’ 714MW East Anglia One offshore windfarm. Located off the coast of Suffolk, the windfarm will be capable of producing enough electricity to power around 500,000..
After a successful installation of the first wind turbine in early January, operator Statoil and partners Masdar and Statkraft were able to set the first Dudgeon Offshore Windfarm turbine in production on 7 February delivering electricity to UK National Grid…
DNV GL has presented its new standard for assessing the station keeping capability of dynamic positioning (DP) vessels. The ability to assess and compare the position-keeping capability of a ship equipped with dynamic positioning technology is vital during the planning..
Bureau Veritas has issued a new Rule Note covering the Classification of Diving Systems, NR610, which sets out requirements for the classification of professional diving systems ranging from surface-supplied systems for shallow water diving to complex saturation systems for deep..