Top News of the Week of Dec 30, 2013 – Jan 05, 2014

Top News of the Week of Dec 30, 2013 – Jan 05, 2014

1. VARD to Design and Construct Diving Support Vessel for Harkand

Vard Holdings Limited announced that it has secured a contract with a new customer, Harkand Group, for the design and construction of one Diving Support and Construction Vessel.

2. Offshore Wind Developers Search for ‘Jones Act’ Solution (USA)

As American offshore wind industry readies to start building large projects, developers are searching for a way around the so called “Jones Act” from 1920.

3. Odfjell’s Rig Sinks at Korean Yard

On 28 December 2013, the semisubmersible “Deepsea Aberdeen”, currently under construction at Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) in Korea, experienced water ingress on pontoon while moored at the yard’s quay.

4. Laying of Malta-Siciliy Interconnector Starts

Enemalta reached another major milestone with Sicily.

5. Hilong’s Subsidiary Acquires Pipe-Laying Vessel

Hilong Holding Limited announced that Hilong Marine Engineering (Hong Kong) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Group, will acquire an underwater pipe-lay barge from Zhenhua ZHPL3 Limited at a purchase price of US$163.6 million.

Related:

Top News of the Year 2013

Top News of the Week of Dec 23 – Dec 27, 2013

 

Subsea World News Staff, January 05, 2013

 

Share this article

Follow Subsea World News

Events>

<< May 2015 >>
MTWTFSS
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

4th Annual Advanced Submarine Power Cable and Interconnection Forum

Assess Business Opportunities and Lower Operational Costs through Effective Cost Reduction Techniques, Advanced Technology and Innovation

BIS Group’sAdvanced Submarine Power Cable and Interconnection Forum” will showcase analytical insights into how industry leaders are optimizing their performance, minimizing environmental impacts while optimizing cable protection, meet and keep up with increasing demands, explore new possibilities and market trends, analyze the risks and get an overview of current HVDC projects.

This two day intimate forum followed by half a day workshop is designed exclusively for senior executives, key experts and decision-makers in the industry. It is to discuss, brainstorm, share experience and partake in exclusive networking sessions in a flexible and dynamic platform – together shaping the future of the market.

Prices start at €2.799,-

REGISTER HERE

         More Info

read more >

Transnational Oil, Gas and Energy Law

Study a Unique Online Learning Programme that is Highly Relevant to Today’s International Market…

read more >

Fundamentals of Offshore Field Development

The course delivers the detailed knowledge required, along with management strategies, for you to successfully engage in the sector…

read more >

OTC Houston

OTC gives you access to leading-edge technical information, the industry’s largest equipment exhibition, and valuable new professional…

read more >