Highlights of the Week

Highlights of the Week

Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (November 17 – November 23).         French oil services provider Technip has announced that, on ...

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WHOI Hosts Chief of Naval Operations

Chief of Naval Operations Visits WHOI

Admiral Jonathan Greenert, the Chief of Naval Operations, visited Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) for ...

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Rosneft Concludes 2014 Geo Survey Campaign

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Rosneft has completed the geological survey program on Company’s offshore license areas for 2014. In the ...

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ISA, Ifremer Ink Seabed Exploration Contract

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The International Seabed Authority and the L’Institut Français de Recherche pour l’Exploitation de la ...

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UK Diving Incidents in Decline, BSAC Reports

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BSAC has monitored and reported on Diving Incidents since 1964 in the interest of promoting diving safety. 2014 has ...

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Eco Atlantic Starts ‘Guy’ Seismic Off Namibia

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Eco Atlantic has kicked off  a 1,000 Km 2D Seismic Survey on the Guy block located in the Walvis Basin, offshore ...

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Fugro Bolsters Metocean Modelling Capabilities

Fugro Bolsters Metocean Modelling Capabilities

Increased interest in new development areas for oil and gas and renewable energy is resulting in a growing demand ...

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Saab Falcon in AOSL Iceberg Research

Iceberg Falcon

The Autonomous Ocean Systems Laboratory (AOSL) at the Memorial University of Newfoundland is undertaking a ...

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Tocardo, Manx Chosen for Isle of Man Tidal Developments

Tocardo, Manx Chosen for Isle of Man Tidal Developments

Tocardo has been appointed by the Isle of Man Government as one of two preferred partners to supply tidal turbines ...

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MARIN: Monobase Model Ready for Trials

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MARIN has build the first ever model of a so called ‘Monobase’ foundation. The prototype will be tested ...

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GE’s New Brazil Technology Center Focuses on Subsea

GE Oil & Gas Logistics Base in Brazil (Illustration)

General Electric announced the opening of the $500 million Brazil Technology Center that will focus on developing ...

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NOAA Establishes Ocean Exploration Advisory Board

(NOAA Okeanos Explorer team, INDEX-SATAL expedition)

NOAA announced the appointment of 13 members to a new federal Ocean Exploration Advisory Board that will provide ...

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Researchers Team Up in Ocean Study Off Gran Canary

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GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) and the ...

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MBARI Tests Its Mini ROV

Dale Graves, lead engineer on the mini ROV project

MBARI’s R/V Western Flyer has headed to sea for an 8-day expedition with the Midwater lab, led by Bruce ...

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BorWin2 Grid Link Trials Begin

Den Strom an Land bringen / Getting the power ashore

After successful testing, grid operator TenneT and Siemens have now initiated the trial run of the BorWin2 direct ...

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Nord Stream Environmental Monitoring Report Published

Marine Mammal Monitoring

Nord Stream AG published the 2013 annual monitoring report, the fourth of six such planned reports. The report, ...

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Subsea Coal Found Under Firth of Forth

CNR's Kincardine Project Area

Cluff Natural Resources has announced an initial JORC resource estimate of 335 million tonnes of coal of which 247 ...

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TGS Enters JV with PetroData in Nigeria

TGS Enters JV with PetroData in Nigeria

TGS has entered into an agreement with PetroData Management Services for the formation of TGS-PetroData Offshore ...

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ABS to Develop Subsea Pipeline Design Criteria

ABS to Develop Subsea Pipeline Design Criteria

ABS, a provider of classification services has been awarded a contract from South Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy ...

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Schlumberger Provides Mozambique 2D Data

Schlumberger 2D Data

Schlumberger has announced the availability of its multi-client seismic survey data offshore Mozambique. The ...

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Fukushima Radioactivity Turns Up Off West Coast

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Monitoring efforts along the Pacific Coast of the U.S. and Canada have detected the presence of small amounts of ...

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CIS’ Conductor and Pile Installation for Weatherford

CIS' Conductor and Pile Installation Services for Weatherford,

Conductor Installation Services Ltd (CIS), an Acteon company that provides hammer services to install conductors ...

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HMS Erebus’ Bronze Bell Recovered

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Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, has unveiled the ...

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Highlights of the Week

Highlights of the week

Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (November 03 – ...

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Seatronics’ Predator ROV Identifies S.S. Connaught

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Seatronics’ remotely operated vehicle (ROV), the Predator, has successfully verified the identity of lost treasure ...

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