Offshore Industry News
GyroMarine designs and produces gyroscopic stabilisers made for the marine industry, specialising in the megayachting, military and offshore sectors with application to ships with length exceeding 50m. Headquartered in Tuscany, Rosignano (Livorno, Italy), the company is part of an industrial..
Teekay Offshore Partners has announced that its jointly owned floating production storage and offloading unit, the FPSO Pioneiro de Libra (Libra), has successfully achieved first oil and commenced its 12-year charter contract with a group of international oil companies, including..
Recently the SMST gangway was installed on board Jumbo’s DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel (HLCV), Fairplayer. The gangway, the SMST Telescopic Access Bridge M Series, makes sure that the Jumbo personnel walks safely from vessel to windfarm structure during the..
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind and BOW Terminal have announced a landmark agreement that will provide the offshore wind turbine manufacturer with 20ha of land for a pre-assembly facility at the Port of Vlissingen in the Netherlands. The Port of Vlissingen..
Two years after a partial sale of the offshore activities, Ballast Nedam is again presenting itself in the market for sustainable (wind) energy. With Ballast Nedam Renewables, the company uses its knowledge and expertise internationally for onshore wind, offshore wind..
Ampelmann has been granted a contract by Eidesvik for the delivery of an Ampelmann E-type. Eidesvik received an order from Adwen for carrying out commissioning work at Wikinger Offshore Windfarm for a duration of five months. This contract marks the..
Transocean Norway Operations has with the drilling rig Transocean Arctic been awarded the contract to drill production wells at the Dvalin field in the Norwegian Sea. Drilling of the four production wells will start mid-2019, and the operation is planned..
Roger Esson has been appointed as Decommissioning Solution Centre Manager at the Oil & Gas Technology Centre. Currently Chief Executive of Decom North Sea, Esson has over twenty years of oil and gas industry leadership experience in the UK, and..
OOS International is pleased to confirm that on the November 12, 2017, the company and Chinese offshore services company Jiangsu Fanzhou Shipping entered into a memorandum of understanding to form a strategic alliance for expanding global coverage of their vessels…
Brandmarion and Costa Renewables will be organising Offshore Seminar on 15 February 2018. This one-day event brings together leading energy developers, united in their commitment to securing clean, economical energy for the future. The topic of the 2018 edition of..
As the wind industry continues its unprecedented growth, over 8,000 participants will be converging at the WindEurope Conference & Exhibition in the Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre from 28 to 30 November. The event, organised in partnership with WindEurope..
Steel catenary risers (SCRs) are used to transfer fluids like oil, gas and injection water between platforms and the pipelines. They have been used for many years for fixed platforms (TLPs), and today the trend is that they are seen..
MeeMaken BV, the participation company and investment fund that became owner of Dutch offshore crane supplier Kenz Figee Group in 2016, has appointed Jan Pieter Klaver as new CEO of Kenz Figee Group. Mr Klaver worked at Heerema for 26 years in..
Wagenborg Offshore has been awarded a 6-year contract by Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij (NAM) and SHELL UK Exploration & Production (Shell UK)) for the provision of a second walk-to-work vessel. NAM and Shell UK work together in combined business unit on..