Top Stories Meridian Adds New Saab Seaeye ROVs to Its Fleet

Meridian Adds New Saab Seaeye ROVs to Its Fleet »

Meridian Ocean Services has added two Saab Seaeye Lynx ROVs to its Falcon fleet to undertake a wider range of deeper inspection tasks at short notice. The company has already won a niche in the...

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Technip’s Revenue Above Expectations, CEO Says

Technip’s Revenue Above Expectations, CEO Says »

Technip’s Board of Directors approved the first quarter 2014 consolidated financial statements.  Revenue increased by 23% year-on-year, to $3.46 billion (+10% in Subsea and +34% in Onshore/Offshore). The Group’s backlog at the end of the first quarter is...

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Material Found Off Augusta Not Related to MH370, Search Continues

Material Found Off Augusta Not Related to MH370, Search Continues »

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB), after the analyses of the photographs, confirmed that the material washed ashore 10 kilometers east of Augusta is not related to the missing flight MH370. The search for the...

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TGS Starts Two New Surveys in Barents Sea

TGS Starts Two New Surveys in Barents Sea »

TGS begins new 2D and 3D multi-client projects in the Norwegian Barents Sea. Both surveys will provide customers with high quality data prior to the closing of the 23rd Norwegian Licensing round. The HFCE14 is a 3,100...

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Island Offshore Takes Delivery of SCV Island Pride

Island Offshore Takes Delivery of SCV Island Pride »

Island Offshore has informed through the social media that it has taken delivery of the subsea construction vessel M/V ‘Island Pride’. The vessel was delivered from VARD Brevik in Norway. The vessel is of UT...

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VideoRay ROVs Assist in Korean Ferry Recovery Operations

VideoRay ROVs Assist in Korean Ferry Recovery Operations »

VideoRay LLC has provided two Pro 4 ROV systems for the rescue and recovery operation of the ferry Sewol which sunk off the coast of Jindo Island, South Korea last Wednesday. The ROVs are currently...

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Unidentified Material Washed Ashore Could Be from MH370 ?

Unidentified Material Washed Ashore Could Be from MH370 ? »

According to the latest report from the Joint Agency Coordination Centre, the Western Australia Police have spotted material washed ashore 10 kilometers east of Augusta and have secured the material. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau...

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Expro Wins $100 Mln Subsea Contract for Shah Deniz Stage 2

Expro Wins $100 Mln Subsea Contract for Shah Deniz Stage 2 »

Expro, international oilfield services company, has secured a milestone subsea contract with BP for the Shah Deniz Stage 2 project in the South Caspian Sea, one of Expro’s largest Europe CIS contracts to date. The 5-year...

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Baku Shipyard to Build Subsea Vessel for Shah Deniz »

Baku Shipyard to Build Subsea Vessel for Shah Deniz

Baku Shipyard LLC (Baku Shipyard) has secured a contract worth US$378 million from BP Exploration (Shah Deniz) Ltd, the operator of the Shah Deniz...

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Top News of the Week of Apr 14 – Apr 20, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Apr 14 – Apr 20, 2014

1. McDermott to Operate North Sea Spoolbase McDermott International, Inc.’s subsidiary has signed an option agreement with PD Ports which gives it the exclusive...

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Total Hires Saipem for Kaombo FPSO Work Offshore Angola »

Total Hires Saipem for Kaombo FPSO Work Offshore Angola

Saipem has been awarded two contracts in Angola by Total, for a combined total value of more than $4 billion. The main contract is...

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Technip, Heerema Awarded $3.5 Bln Subsea Contract by Total »

Technip, Heerema Awarded $3.5 Bln Subsea Contract by Total

Technip and Heerema Marine Contractors, have signed a major lump-sum contract with Total E&P Angola for the engineering, procurement, construction, installation (EPCI) and pre-commissioning...

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Aker Solutions Nets $2.3 Bln Subsea Equipment Contract in Angola »

Aker Solutions Nets $2.3 Bln Subsea Equipment Contract in Angola

Aker Solutions won a contract worth $2.3 billion from Total to provide a subsea production system for the Kaombo Block 32 development in Angola....

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FMC Technologies Bags BP’s Shah Deniz Stage 2 Subsea Gig »

FMC Technologies Bags BP’s Shah Deniz Stage 2 Subsea Gig

FMC Technologies, Inc. has received an order from BP to supply subsea systems for its Shah Deniz Stage 2 project in the Caspian Sea....

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Total Begins Kaombo Offshore Project Development (Angola) »

Total Begins Kaombo Offshore Project Development (Angola)

Total and its joint venture partners have made the final investment decision to develop the ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project in Angola. With a production...

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Top News of the Week of Apr 07 – Apr 13, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Apr 07 – Apr 13, 2014

1. UTEC Bags Largest Pipelay Support Contract in Australia UTEC Survey (Australia) Pty Ltd informed that has been awarded the largest pipelay support survey...

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Shah Deniz Stage 2 Fabrication Contracts Awarded »

Shah Deniz Stage 2 Fabrication Contracts Awarded

The Shah Deniz consortium informed that the Stage 2 project continues to progress on schedule with further major construction and supply contracts recently awarded....

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Aker Solutions’ Subsea Manifolds for Petrobras’ Pre-Salt Fields »

Aker Solutions’ Subsea Manifolds for Petrobras’ Pre-Salt Fields

Aker Solutions won a contract worth more than USD 300 million from Petrobras to supply eight manifolds that alternately inject water and gas to...

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IWEDA Discusses Ocean Energy Development at Inaugural Meeting »

IWEDA Discusses Ocean Energy Development at Inaugural Meeting

The inaugural meeting of the Irish Wave Energy Developers Association (IWEDA), made up of 11 Irish companies who are all developing different Ocean Energy Technologies, took place on 18 April, 2014 at NUI Maynooth. The aim of the association are: • To promote the establishment...

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ETA Wins Queen’s Award for International Trade »

ETA Wins Queen’s Award for International Trade

Engineering Technology Applications Ltd, have received a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category for their global success, particularly in relation to offshore renewables. The award recognises that in the last three years ETA has seen an increase of nearly 200% in international sales....

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GEOMAR Researchers Study ‘Black Smokers’ »

GEOMAR Researchers Study ‘Black Smokers’

Researchers at GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel have used computer simulations to understand how hydrothermal vents, the so-called “black smokers”, extract energy from the volcanic rock. About ten years after the first moon landing, scientists on earth made a discovery that proved that our home...

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IHC Merwede Reinforces Its Houston Presence with Strategic Appointment »

IHC Merwede Reinforces Its Houston Presence with Strategic Appointment

IHC Merwede has strengthened its North American operations and reinforced its presence in Houston, Texas with a strategic appointment at the IHC Merwede America Corp. office. Thomas Agnevall is the new Vice President Business Development and will be based at the company’s Houston office. He...

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ASV Secures Support for Its Diving Development Programme »

ASV Secures Support for Its Diving Development Programme

Ahead of the official opening of its Aquatics Centre on the 5th May, Aberdeen Sports Village (ASV) has secured support for its Diving Development Programme, as subsea specialist Aquatic Engineering and Construction Ltd, an Acteon company, has pledged to sponsor the programme for three years....

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MacArtney’s Swivel Solution for SRTP’s Tidal Turbine »

MacArtney’s Swivel Solution for SRTP’s Tidal Turbine

MacArtney has been selected to supply a custom designed Moog Focal swivel solution for a next generation tidal turbine developed by Orkney based tidal energy pioneer, Scotrenewables Tidal Power (SRTP). Founded in 2002, SRTP has become a leading tidal turbine developer holding an extensive track...

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Great Barrier Reef Trust Discussion Paper Published »

Great Barrier Reef Trust Discussion Paper Published

The Reef Trust Discussion Paper has been released by the Commonwealth and Queensland governments. The Reef Trust is a key election commitment for the Australian Government under the broader Reef 2050 Plan. The Reef Trust will put the focus firmly on improving coastal habitat, water...

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Bahamas Petroleum Makes Board Changes »

Bahamas Petroleum Makes Board Changes

Bahamas Petroleum has made changes to the Board of Directors of the Company with immediate effect. William (Bill) Schrader will join the Board as non-executive Chairman and James Smith C.B.E. will join as non-executive Deputy Chairman. Steven Weyel will retire from the Board due to...

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Transparency to Release New Wave and Tidal Energy Market Report »

Transparency to Release New Wave and Tidal Energy Market Report

Transparency Market Research has introduced an upcoming report on wave and tidal market in its offering. The research report called ‘Wave & Tidal Energy Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast, 2013 – 2019′ analyzes this market depending on its...

Apr 24 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

 

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