Category archives for: Europe & Eurasia

Ecosse Subsea Nets Seabed Clearance Contract for Westermost Rough OWF

Ecosse Subsea Nets Seabed Clearance Contract for Westermost Rough OWF

Ecosse Subsea Systems (ESS) has strengthened its reputation in the renewables sector with the award of a third seabed clearance contract on a major wind farm construction project. The subsea engineering specialist has started offshore operations on the Westermost Rough development, located eight kilometres off the Yorkshire coast, east of Hull. The contract has been […]

CGG Appoints New Board Member

CGG Appoints New Board Member

CGG has announced that upon a proposal of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee, the Board of Directors, in a meeting held on July 31st, 2014, has coopted Jean-Yves Gilet as a Member of the Board of Directors of CGG. Jean Yves Gilet will replace Robert Brunck who stepped down from the Board of Directors on […]

Contractor Needed for BBL Offshore Pipeline Survey 2015

Contractor Needed for BBL Offshore Pipeline Survey 2015

BBL Company, established to design, construct, operate and exploit the BBL pipeline, has invited tenders for the BBL Offshore Pipeline Survey 2015. The survey will include acoustic inspections, bathymetric surveys and visual inspections of approximately 230km of the offshore pipeline which transports gas from Balgzand in the Netherlands to Bacton in the United Kingdom. The […]

RJE Introduces SEEKER Acoustic Receivers for Subsea Vehicles

RJE Introduces SEEKER Acoustic Receivers for Subsea Vehicles

RJE International, Inc. is changing the way subsea vehicle navigate with the SEEKER acoustic receivers. A cost effective solution to marking and relocating equipment or sites in deep water environments where only subsea vehicles can operate. The VADR-1000M and the VADR-6000M are unique directional receivers which can be fitted on ROVs, AUVs, and submersibles to […]

TenneT Reports Solid Financial Results

TenneT Reports Solid Financial Results

High-voltage transmission grid operator TenneT continued to provide very high system reliability (99.9999%), benefiting 36 million end-users in the Netherlands and Germany. Financial results in the first half of 2014 were solid. Increases in revenue and EBIT kept pace with the company’s ongoing investments in grid reinforcements and expansions. Importantly, the Dutch Minister of Economic […]

Work on Scottish Subsea Link Moves Forward

Work on Scottish Subsea Link Moves Forward

The UK’s most challenging rural broadband project is taking another step forward as engineers start work on the country’s longest publicly funded subsea fibre connection linking the Outer Hebrides with the mainland. Local community representatives joined project partners as the cable was brought ashore from specialist cable ship the Rene Descartes, operated by Orange Marine, […]

Western Link Cuts Prysmian’s 2014 Profit Projections

Western Link Cuts Prysmian’s 2014 Profit Projections

The Board of Directors of Prysmian S.p.A. has approved the Group’s consolidated results for the first half of 2014. Group Sales amounted to €3,287 million compared with €3,504 million in the first half of 2013, posting organic growth of +1.3%, assuming the same group perimeter and excluding metal price and exchange rate effects. Without the […]

Ithaca Completes Acquisition of Three UK Producing Oil Fields

Ithaca Completes Acquisition of Three UK Producing Oil Fields

Ithaca Energy Inc. reports that, further to the announcement made on 23 June 2014, it has now completed the acquisition of the three UK producing oil field interests from Sumitomo Corporation (“Sumitomo”). Ithaca has acquired Summit Petroleum Limited (“SPL”), a subsidiary company of Sumitomo, which holds the Cook (20.00%), Pierce (7.48%) and Wytch Farm (7.43%) […]

Akademik Tryoshnikov Begins Kara-Summer 2014 Arctic Field Expedition

Akademik Tryoshnikov Begins Kara-Summer 2014 Arctic Field Expedition

The research and development expedition to investigate ice and metocean conditions in the Russian Arctic organized by The Arctic Research and Design Center (the Rosneft and ExxonMobil JV) with the support of Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute experts has started in the White sea. Scientific research vessel Akademik Tryoshnikov departed the Arkhangelsk port to move […]

EMGS Secures Multi-Client Job Off Faroe Island

EMGS Secures Multi-Client Job Off Faroe Island

Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) has received an agreement worth $4.3 million for multi-client data offshore the Faroe Island. The agreement includes both late sales of the existing multi-client dataset acquired by EMGS in 2012 (the Brugdan-Rosebank Line) and pre-funding of an extension of the existing dataset. The new data is expected to be acquired in […]







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