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Senior Ministers Discuss Progress of MH370 Search »

Senior Ministers from Australia, Malaysia and the People’s Republic of China met today to discuss progress in the search for MH370. Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister, the Honourable Warren Truss MP, chaired the meeting with the...

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PHOTO: Innovative Suction Bucket Jacket Foundation Hits Seabed Off Germany

PHOTO: Innovative Suction Bucket Jacket Foundation Hits Seabed Off Germany »

Offshore wind foundations of the future face many challenges. Projects will be built further from shore, in deeper water, with the ability to be installed without exceeding strict regulatory requirements on underwater noise. The innovative...

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Harkand’s HOS Mystique Completes Jumpers Installation in GoM

Harkand’s HOS Mystique Completes Jumpers Installation in GoM »

HARKAND has completed the transportation and installation of two large jumpers in the Gulf of Mexico utilising the HOS Mystique. The global subsea inspection, repair, maintenance, and light construction company has provided a cost effective...

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Norshore Atlantic Ready to Work for Shell in Malaysia

Norshore Atlantic Ready to Work for Shell in Malaysia »

Norshore Atlantic, Norshore’s first versatile drilling vessel, is now ready to start operation for Sabah Shell  Petroleum Company Ltd on the Malikai field in Malaysia. After finalising the previous contract with Blue Sky in Indonesia...

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Pacific Sharav Begins Gulf of Mexico Contract

Pacific Sharav Begins Gulf of Mexico Contract »

Pacific Drilling S.A. announced that its ultra-deepwater drillship the Pacific Sharav commenced its drilling contract in U.S. Gulf of Mexico yesterday.   Pacific Sharav will work for California-based oil major Chevron under a five-year contract....

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Cairn Confirms Oil Presence in FAN-1 Well Offshore Senegal

Cairn Confirms Oil Presence in FAN-1 Well Offshore Senegal »

Oil samples have been recovered in the FAN-1 exploration well being drilled offshore Senegal by FAR Ltd and its joint venture partners Cairn Energy PLC (Operator), ConocoPhillips and Petrosen – the Senegalese national oil company....

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Mojo Maritime’s HF4 Shows Stunning DP Performance

Mojo Maritime’s HF4 Shows Stunning DP Performance »

Mojo Maritime’s HF4 has demonstrated stunning DP (Dynamic Positioning) performance and manoeuvring characteristics based on results of simulations recently undertaken. Mojo Maritime has concluded the design of the advanced DP system in collaboration with GE...

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Bibby Offshore’s New Office in Norway to Boost Its International Presence

Bibby Offshore’s New Office in Norway to Boost Its International Presence »

Bibby Offshore, a leading provider of subsea installation, inspection, repair and maintenance services to the offshore oil and gas industry, announces its continued international expansion with the opening of an office in Stavanger, Norway. The...

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GE Unveils New Deepwater Vertical Xmas Tree (Norway) »

GE Unveils New Deepwater Vertical Xmas Tree (Norway)

When iconic innovator and GE founder, Thomas Edison, said “I find out what the world needs. Then I go ahead and try to invent...

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Statoil: Aasta Hansteen, Polarled Moving Boundaries on NCS »

Statoil: Aasta Hansteen, Polarled Moving Boundaries on NCS

Aasta Hansteen and Polarled are moving the boundaries for technology, deep waters and ripple effects on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). “Aasta Hansteen is...

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McDermott Awarded Jacket Fabrication for Bukit Tua Project »

McDermott Awarded Jacket Fabrication for Bukit Tua Project

McDermott International, Inc.announced that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a fast-track fabrication contract by PC Ketapang II Ltd., a subsidiary of PETRONAS...

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Top News of the Week of Aug 18 – Aug 24, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Aug 18 – Aug 24, 2014

1. DOF Subsea has been awarded multiple contracts, with a total value of approx. NOK 830 million. DOF Subsea has been awarded multiple contracts,...

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Statoil Chooses Kvaerner for Oseberg Concept Study »

Statoil Chooses Kvaerner for Oseberg Concept Study

Statoil has awarded Kvaerner a concept study related to a standardised, unmanned dry tree wellhead platform for the Oseberg Future Development project. The concept...

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Eni Starts Production from DEKA Project Offshore Egypt »

Eni Starts Production from DEKA Project Offshore Egypt

Eni, through its affiliate IEOC Production BV and in joint venture with BP Egypt, started production from the DEKA project (Denis-Karawan) through the new...

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Five Additional FMC Technologies’ Subsea Manifolds for Petrobras’ Fields »

Five Additional FMC Technologies’ Subsea Manifolds for Petrobras’ Fields

FMC Technologies, Inc. announced that it has received an order for five subsea manifolds from Petrobras, Brazil’s national oil company, for its pre-salt fields...

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Top News of the Week of Aug 11 – Aug 17, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Aug 11 – Aug 17, 2014

 1. VIDEO: ‘Princess Marseilles’ Crashes into German Cruise Ship (Norway) The 76 meter long seismic survey vessel Princess Marseilles collided with the 260 meter long...

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World’s Largest Turret on Its Way to Shell’s Prelude »

World’s Largest Turret on Its Way to Shell’s Prelude

The largest piece of the turret for Shell’s Prelude Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility has set sail from Dubai for the Samsung Heavy...

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COSCO Scores $470 Mln Subsea Supply Vessel Deal with Maersk »

COSCO Scores $470 Mln Subsea Supply Vessel Deal with Maersk

COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard, a subsidiary of COSCO Shipyard Group, has secured contracts valued over USD 470 million from Maersk Supply Service (MSS), part of...

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Wärtsilä Secures Technical Management Agreement with Harvey Gulf »

Wärtsilä Secures Technical Management Agreement with Harvey Gulf

Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, has signed a long-term Technical Management Agreement with Harvey Gulf International Marine LLC (Harvey Gulf). This five-year agreement was signed in August 2014 and it covers Condition Based Maintenance and Dynamic Maintenance Planning for eight new...

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Oceanteam Releases Second Quarter Results »

Oceanteam Releases Second Quarter Results

Oceanteam Shipping ASA saw, with its early focus on Mexico, a long term strategy confirmed. Its newly founded DOT Shipping partnership with Grupo Diavaz and the subsequent approval of the Mexican Energy Reform legislation will create significant opportunities for the company. These important events triggered...

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NOAA Lists 20 Coral Species as Threatened »

NOAA Lists 20 Coral Species as Threatened

NOAA announced it will afford Endangered Species Act protections to 20 coral species. All 20 species will be listed as threatened, none as endangered. Fifteen of the newly listed species occur in the Indo-Pacific and five in the Caribbean. “Coral reefs are one of the...

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Chariot Secures New Licences Offshore Namibia »

Chariot Secures New Licences Offshore Namibia

Chariot Oil & Gas Limited announces an update on its Namibian portfolio, its repositioning in the region and forward work programmes across these licences. These steps improve Chariot’s negotiating position in partnering discussions and provide further commercial optionality. The move also aligns this part of...

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Rosneft Restores Meteorological Observations System Through Kara Summer Expedition »

Rosneft Restores Meteorological Observations System Through Kara Summer Expedition

As part of a large-scale summer Arctic research expedition “Kara-Summer – 2014″ a meteorological station was installed that meets the latest modern requirements for such equipment, on the island of Uedinenie. Thus, the expedition organized by the “Arctic Research and Development Center” (a joint venture...

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EOC Appoints New Company Director »

EOC Appoints New Company Director

EOC Limited wishes to announce that Captain Adarash Kumar A/L Chranji Lal Amarnath (“Captain Kumar”) has been appointed as a Director of the Company with effect from 26 August 2014. Captain Kumar has over 35 years of experience in the marine industry. Captain Kumar started...

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Derelict Fishing Traps Pose Threat to Marine Habitat, NOAA Study Shows »

Derelict Fishing Traps Pose Threat to Marine Habitat, NOAA Study Shows

Thousands of fishing traps are lost or abandoned each year in U.S. waters and become what are known as derelict traps, which continue to catch fish, crabs, and other species such as turtles. These traps result in losses to habitat, fisheries, and the watermen who...

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Teledyne RESON Acquires ATLAS HYDROGRAPHIC Assets »

Teledyne RESON Acquires ATLAS HYDROGRAPHIC Assets

Teledyne RESON A/S announce that its subsidiary, Teledyne RESON GmbH, has acquired assets of ATLAS HYDROGRAPHIC GmbH and that the business, product lines and a number of employees from ATLAS HYDROGRAPHIC GmbH are now part of the Teledyne Marine Acoustics Imaging group. ATLAS HYDROGRAPHIC specializes...

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HMS Enterprise Takes Over HMS Echo’s Scientific Mission in Middle East »

HMS Enterprise Takes Over HMS Echo’s Scientific Mission in Middle East

Two of the Royal Navy’s survey ships have traded places as the 18-month scientific mission of HMS Echo draws to a close while HMS Enterprise’s begins. The sister ships spent five days in Catania in Sicily for an official handover of duties allowing HMS Enterprise...

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