Top Stories IKM to Deliver MRR System for Shell’s Malikai Project

IKM to Deliver MRR System for Shell’s Malikai Project »

IKM Group will provide a riserless top-hole mud circulation system to Shell on the Malikai project offshore Sabah, Malaysia. The contract award is an important milestone for IKM’s MRR technology (Mud Recovery without Riser) and...

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Polarcus Strengthens Presence in Brazilian Market

Polarcus Strengthens Presence in Brazilian Market »

Polarcus has entered into a new representation agreement effective 01 September 2014 for the management of Polarcus do Brasil in Rio de Janeiro. Polarcus is now represented by Sinergeo, located on Av. Rio Branco in...

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OMM Undertakes 11 Projects under Tower Support Services Package

OMM Undertakes 11 Projects under Tower Support Services Package »

Offshore Marine Management (OMM) has successfully completed six of eleven cable pull-in operations under its new ‘Tower Support Services‘ package. The package, which was formed to provide clients with a clearly defined set of support...

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VAALCO: Etame Marin Production Back On Line

VAALCO: Etame Marin Production Back On Line »

VAALCO Energy has advised that production from the Etame Marin block has resumed after the successful completion of previously announced maintenance work on the company’s leased Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel, offshore Gabon....

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FES Delivers DBSCs for CLOV FPSO

FES Delivers DBSCs for CLOV FPSO »

FES International, a global provider of fluid transfer systems, has completed a $4M project to design and manufacture 19 diverless bend stiffener connectors (DBSCs) for NOV/Subsea 7. The DBSCs are to be installed on the...

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UDS Orders New Ultra-Deep Multipurpose DSCV

UDS Orders New Ultra-Deep Multipurpose DSCV »

Ultra Deep Solutions (UDS) has entered a contract to build one Ultra Deep Installer – Multipurpose Diving Support Construction Vessel, with an option for second vessel with an established China-based shipbuilding company, Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy...

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Plexus: BG Joins New Subsea Wellhead JIP

Plexus: BG Joins New Subsea Wellhead JIP »

Plexus Holdings PLC has announced that BG International Ltd (‘BG’), a subsidiary of BG Group, has signed up as the sixth major oil and gas consulting partner to Plexus’ on-going Joint Industry Project (‘JIP’). The...

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SapuraKencana Nets New Contracts Worth USD 124 Mln

SapuraKencana Nets New Contracts Worth USD 124 Mln »

SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad, one of the world’s largest integrated oil and gas services and solutions providers, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiaries have been awarded several contracts with a total value of $124.3 million. TL Offshore...

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Top News of the Week of Aug 25 – Aug 31, 2014 »

Top News of the Week of Aug 25 – Aug 31, 2014

1. Technip Fined by Perth Magistrates Court for Diving Incident Recently, Technip Oceania Pty Ltd (Technip) was convicted and fined $70,000 by the Perth...

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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...

Aug 26 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

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...

Aug 21 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

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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DRDC Combines SeeTrack Neptune with SeaRobotics USV »

DRDC Combines SeeTrack Neptune with SeaRobotics USV

SeeByte, a creator of smart software for unmanned maritime systems, and SeaRobotics, a provider of autonomous and unmanned systems, have integrated SeeByte’s SeeTrack Neptune with SeaRobotics’ family of general purpose Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV) as part of a Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) contract. SeeTrack Neptune...

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Bowtech Launches LED-S-Series Lamp »

Bowtech Launches LED-S-Series Lamp

Bowtech Products Ltd, a global market leader in subsea vision systems, announces the arrival of the LED-S-Series lamp, a smaller, 10,000 lumen “baby” version of the 20,000 lumen LED-V-Series underwater floodlight. The LED-S-Series lamp has been designed to offer a smaller, lighter and lower lumen...

Sep 1 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

Antarctic Sea-Level Rises Rapidly, Study Shows »

Antarctic Sea-Level Rises Rapidly, Study Shows

A new study of satellite data from the last 19 years reveals that fresh water from melting glaciers has caused the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica to rise by 2cm more than the global average of 6cm. A team of researchers, including the British...

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Nautronix Commission NASDive Digital Diver Communications System for GDA »

Nautronix Commission NASDive Digital Diver Communications System for GDA

Leading provider of through water communication and positioning technology to the offshore industry, Nautronix, have commissioned the largest NASDive digital diver communications system for GDA, who were working on an upgrade of the communication system on-board Submarine Rescue Vessel, the MV Belos for the Swedish...

Sep 1 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

Santos Buys into Inpex’s Deep-Water Block S (Malaysia) »

Santos Buys into Inpex’s Deep-Water Block S (Malaysia)

INPEX CORPORATION has announced that through its wholly-owned subsidiary, INPEX Offshore Northwest Sabah, Ltd. (INPEX Sabah), it has reached an agreement to transfer a 25% participating interest in the Deep-Water Block S to Santos, an Australian oil and gas exploration and production company. The Block is...

Sep 1 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

Fortum Acquires Interest in Wave Energy Developer Wello Oy »

Fortum Acquires Interest in Wave Energy Developer Wello Oy

Fortum has acquired a minority share of 13.6 per cent in the Finnish wave energy developer Wello Oy. The Penguin wave energy converter solution, developed by Wello, is based on a floating vessel that captures the kinetic energy of waves and converts it into electrical...

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DMC Now Offers Subsea Services for Offshore Wind Development »

DMC Now Offers Subsea Services for Offshore Wind Development

Danish company DMC/Drechsler Marine Consult has announced that it now offers inspection and service of offshore wind farms, among other services. DMC’s ROV is equipped with a powerful manipulator arm and the company recently invested a BlueView high performance 2D imaging sonar, specially engineered for underwater tasks. “You can reduce...

Sep 1 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

NEC to Build SEA-US Submarine Cable »

NEC to Build SEA-US Submarine Cable

A consortium of seven global telecommunications companies agreed to cooperate in the construction and operation of a new submarine cable system that directly connects Southeast Asia and the United States with NEC Corporation as the system supplier. The “SEA-US” consortium consists of PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia...

Sep 1 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

CRP Achieves Another Milestone for Its Mining Project »

CRP Achieves Another Milestone for Its Mining Project

Chatham Rock Phosphate has achieved another major milestone by completing and filing evidence from 31 expert witnesses and answers to 62 queries from the Environmental Protection Authority. CRP has applied for a marine consent to mine rock phosphate from an area of the seabed on...

Sep 1 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

 

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