Offshore Industry News
Subsea 7 has signed a letter of intent with Royal IHC in the Netherlands for the construction of a new reel-lay vessel and associated pipe lay equipment. The cost, excluding capitalised interest, is expected to be below EUR 250 million with..
Royal Boskalis Westminster has recently been awarded a number of marine transport contracts with a combined contract value of approximately EUR 42 million. Dockwise, a wholly-owned Boskalis subsidiary, was awarded a contract by Husky Oil Operations for the transportation of the West..
On Thursday, 14 September around a hundred maritime professionals from the Netherlands and abroad took part in the annual Maritime Charity Golf Event. The event was organised for the seventh time by maritime publisher Yellow & Finch Publishers. At the..
Swedish-based Dellner Brakes has acquired US brake and clutch company Gummi USA to consolidate its position as one of the world’s leading suppliers of brakes and related power transmission products for the industrial, marine and offshore markets. This acquisition, the..
Bayards UP has partnered up with Kubiko, an innovative specialist in anti-guano systems for offshore facilities. Bird droppings on offshore facilities pose a major health and safety hazard. Traditional repellent systems use a limited combination of sounds and light effects…
The Van Beest Group, manufacturer of Excel chain accessories and Green Pin wire rope accessories, has acquired Load Solutions, based in Rådal, Norway. Load Solutions is the manufacturer of high-performance chain made of Dyneema fibre and sold under the brand..
Ampelmann is celebrating its ten-year anniversary. In a decade, this company has grown from a team of just four people to an organisation with a staff of 350, which services customers across the globe from offices in eight different countries…
Bemet International recently joined Trivest Software Group, which strengthens the position of the group as international supplier of ERP solutions for project-driven and customer-oriented industries. Bemet International offers an integral CAD/CAM, ERP, quality-and-tools management solution in the metal, woodworking and..
Dredge projects are tendered around the globe on a daily basis. Consequently, dredging contractors constantly have to make new calculations, involving various production parameters, when preparing their project quotations. Damen has introduced an online dredge job calculator to unburden contractors..
As of August 2017, Steve Window has joined Simwave, the maritime simulation centre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. As Manager for Navigation, he will be responsible for overseeing all training and assessments on the various full-mission bridge simulators that will be..
The Boards of Total and A.P. Møller – Maersk have both approved the acquisition of 100% of the equity of the E&P company Maersk Oil, a wholly owned subsidiary of A.P. Møller – Mærsk, by Total in a share and..
Den Helder Airport is introducing a hub-and-spoke infrastructure enabling multiple helicopter take-off and landing sites at various locations along the Dutch coast. The implementation of these additional helispots combined with a solid hub in Den Helder, stems from the cost-efficient..
Subsequent to the announcement that Northland Power’s 252MW Deutsche Bucht offshore windfarm has reached financial close, Van Oord is pleased to confirm that it is contracted for the Balance of Plant scope. The project was originally developed by Highland Group..
H2M Lightweight Modules has recently placed 8 ten-metre, 2-men sleeper modules on the newly built VOS Start, a DP2, subsea-support walk-to-work vessel owned by Vroon Offshore Services (VOS). The modules were placed on board the vessel in the port of Amsterdam…