Offshore Industry News
No anchor can provide the holding power of the Vryhof StevsharkRex anchor. The application of drag embedment anchors has been expanded to the most remote and challenging territories on earth. Strong soils are no longer prohibitive, opening up the economic..
Ampelmann has carried out successful trials with the first electrical trolley on the Esvagt Froude SOV offshore in the Baltic II windfarm for Siemens Wind Power. This trolley is available and suitable for the existing Ampelmann fleet of A-type and..
Green Pin introduces the Green Pin Power Sling Shackle. This shackle lets customers save up to 20% on synthetic and wire rope costs thanks to its patent-pending design. It has an optimal D/d ratio and the widest crown (+10%) in..
“Our growth strategy is to leverage our existing products to new clients, regions and markets. To this end, we are going to establish an Advisory Board, which will consist of external industry and technical experts to assist the InterDam management..
“The new operator cabin recently installed on a Dutch Oil Major’s offshore platform fits like a glove and works like a champ. It is a perfect result that is certainly no accident,” comments Dirk Scholte, Sales Engineer at manufacturer Metagro…
Green Pin introduces the Green Pin Power Sling Shackle. This shackle lets customers save up to 20% on synthetic – and wire rope costs thanks to its revolutionary design (patent pending). It has an optimal D/d ratio and the widest..
Strong winds, heavy seas: weather conditions bringing offshore operations over the scheduled time, resulting in additional costs for labour and use of equipment. Covering these cost overruns is now an insurable risk with Intramar’s Weather Downtime Protection (WDT) cover. Before the..
Founded in 2003, Seakeeper is the global leader in marine stabilisation for boats over 9m. Seakeeper’s innovative technology is now changing the experience of commercial and military maritime operations with the Seakeeper HD line, which virtually eliminates boat roll both..
Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has extensive experience in ship conversion. One of the latest conversion projects was a dredger conversion for Kendall Brothers. OSD was approached by Southampton Marine Services (SMS) on behalf of Kendall Brothers to help in their..
The DNV GL-led joint industry project, WINd powered Water INjection (WIN WIN), has completed its first phase and determined that wind power could be used to power offshore water injection. The project is currently moving into its second phase, which..
Heerema Marine Contractors Nederland (HMC) and partner AF Gruppen (AFG) have received notice that ConocoPhillips Skandinavia intend to enter into a contract with HMC for the removal and disposal of platforms connected to the Ekofisk field in the North Sea…
Craig International has signed a five-year procurement contract for all Premier Oil’s maintenance and repair operations in the UK North Sea. The contract, which could be worth up to EUR 6 million, will see Craig International’s UK office work alongside..
ABS has issued the ABS Guidance Notes on Geotechnical Performance of Spudcan Foundations, encompassing the results from multiple targeted jack-up research initiatives. This document is the industry’s first guide to present a thorough examination of jack-up foundation issues, providing methodology..
Delta passed the NOGEPA Offshore Basic Safety and emergency response training audit on 13 April with good results. This is a very important milestone for the company as it can now offer the Offshore Basic Safety + CA EBS and..
On Monday 17 April, Huisman celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Chinese production facility, Huisman China. Since its opening on 17 April 2007, Huisman China has delivered a significant contribution to the overall Huisman engineering and production capacity. The delivery..