Offshore Industry News
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..
The Liebherr offshore crane division has produced and delivered a new manipulator tool with a safety working load of 100t. Using this special equipment will extend the task the company’s offshore cranes can complete in service. Providing reliable machines and..
Rosneft, as a member of the Sakhalin-1 Consortium, successfully completed drilling of the world’s longest well from the Orlan platform at the Chaivo field in the Sea of Okhotsk. The length of the well with horizontal completion is 1,5000m which..
Acta Marine and Ulstein Verft gladly announce that the Ulstein SX195 hull of Acta Marine’s new Walk-to-Work vessel Acta Auriga has now arrived at Ulstein Verft Norway. During the coming months she will be outfitted, commissioned and explicitly tested. Ulstein..
Norwegian technology group Norbit has acquired field monitoring specialist Aptomar. Aptomar is an international provider of products and services for integrated field monitoring. The company has delivered more than 100 field monitoring systems to oil companies and coastal authorities worldwide…
Aquaterra Energy has appointed Nick Hawkes as its new Financial Director as the company gears up for service expansion. Based at the company’s headquarters in Norwich, Mr Hawkes will be responsible for providing effective financial leadership and support to the business…
OOS Energy, an affiliated company of Holding OOS International Group, has revealed its new game-changing vessel. The Multi Activity Unit (MAU) is a newly designed self-propelled, dynamically positioned jack-up, capable of performing a wide range of services. The unit is..
Taking their ProZero series of workboats to the next level, Tuco Marine launches Denmark’s first workboats capable of remote controlled and autonomous operation. For some time now, the prospect of autonomous vessels has attracted attention in the maritime industry not..
Twelve 26 ton Mooreast MA5S anchors complete with 10.2t ballast in anchor fluke and cutter points on the fluke tips were loaded out from Mooreast’s Singapore Benoi yard on 20 October. The assembled anchors, with an approximate weight of 36.2..
The Arkona offshore wind project is growing significantly faster than expected. All 60 foundations have been installed in the seabed of the Baltic Sea ahead of schedule. The short installation time of about two and a half months is exceptional,..
SMST has been awarded a contract for the delivery of an Access & Cargo Tower to Spanish shipyard Astilleros Zamakona Bilbao. The Access & Cargo Tower, that combines a gangway and elevator for the handling of personnel and cargo from..
For the Norther offshore windfarm Enersea is taking care of the Owners Engineering. The windfarm will consist of 44 turbines with a maximum capacity of 370MW. It will be built in the Belgian part of the North Sea, approximately 23km..
GeoSea, announces it has acquired the majority of the shares (72.5%) of G-tec, the Liege (Belgium) based contractor specialised in offshore geotechnical and geological site investigations, marine geophysical and environmental surveys and deepsea engineering services. The other shares are owned..