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Ulstein to Design Van Oord’s SRI Newbuild

Ulstein to Design Van Oord’s SRI Newbuild

ULSTEIN has been awarded the design and equipment contract for Van Oord’s new subsea rock installation (SRI) vessel ‘Bravenes’. Working in close cooperation with Van Oord, this is the first fully integrated design where ULSTEIN is responsible for the development and integration of both the mission equipment and vessel design. The vessel will be constructed […]

Swire Blue Ocean Supports Bilfinger in Sandbank OWF Foundations Installation

Swire Blue Ocean Supports Bilfinger in Sandbank OWF Foundations Installation

Swire Blue Ocean A/S signed a key contract with engineering and services group Bilfinger for the provision of an installation vessel to support the installation of 72 foundations on the Sandbank Offshore Windpark. Sandbank is a joint partnership between Vattenfall (51 percent) and the city of Munich’s public utility company (49 percent). Seventy-two foundations will […]

Subsea Works Underway at Moray Firth

Subsea Works Underway at Moray Firth

Drace Infraestructuras UK Ltd is undertaking seabed preparation work for the installation of a meteorological mast for the Moray Offshore Renewables Limited (MORL) offshore wind farms. This work is being undertaken in support of the development of The Crown Estate Round 3 Zone 1 offshore wind licensing on the outer Moray Firth off the East […]

AGR to Work on IOG’s Cronx Project

AGR to Work on IOG’s Cronx Project

AGR has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Independent Oil & Gas PLC (IOG) to work together to deliver Well Construction & Well Project Management services in respect of IOG’s forthcoming drilling activity. AGR’s EVP UK and Africa, Ian Burdis, said: “We are delighted to have been granted the opportunity to work alongside […]

Saab’s Falcons for Swedish Navy

Saab’s Falcons for Swedish Navy

Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for ten ROV systems, which will be deployed operationally for seabed surveys, inspections, light underwater operations and recovery of objects. Saab will fulfil the deliveries using the Seaeye Falcon system, which is being adapted to meet FMV’s specifications. The […]

EMAS Offshore Launches Singapore IPO

EMAS Offshore Launches Singapore IPO

EMAS Offshore, formerly known as EOC, has launched public offering of shares following the registration of its prospectus with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), in conjunction with the proposed listing on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. The Group is offering 48,585,000 shares priced at S$1.21 per share. “We are pleased […]

Norway: Centrica Gets Approval for Ivory Ops

Norway: Centrica Gets Approval for Ivory Ops

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted Centrica Resources (Norge) AS a drilling permit for wellbore 6707/10-3, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Wellbore 6707/10-3 will be drilled from the West Navigator drilling rig. The drilling programme for wellbore 6707/10-3 relates to drilling of a wildcat well in production licence 528 B. Centrica Resources […]

Aker Solutions Starts Trading on Oslo Exchange

Aker Solutions Starts Trading on Oslo Exchange

Aker Solutions started trading on the Oslo stock exchange as a leaner and more streamlined company that will build on its strengths in the subsea and field design markets.   The company emerges after a spin-off of the Subsea, Umbilicals, Engineering and Maintenance, Modifications and Operations (MMO) businesses of the former Aker Solutions, which has […]

Shell Gets Nod for Ormen Lange Drilling

Shell Gets Nod for Ormen Lange Drilling

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted A/S Norske Shell a drilling permit for wellbore 6305/8-2, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Wellbore 6305/8-2 will be drilled from the Transocean Barents drilling rig. The drilling programme for wellbore 6305/8-2 relates to the drilling of an appraisal well in production licence 250. A/S Norske Shell […]

Swathe Services Becomes AUV-S UK and Europe Distributor

Swathe Services Becomes AUV-S UK and Europe Distributor

Advanced Undersea Vehicles and Systems (AUV-S) LLC based in Houston, Texas has appointed Swathe Services as exclusive sales distributor for the UK and Europe. AUV-S combines up to the minute technology and state of the art engineering to provide the offshore industry with safe and reliable autonomous products including the highly versatile Multi-purpose Unmanned Surface […]







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