Wood Group Scoops Statoil Subsea Contracts

Snorre A, Photo: Harald Pettersen, Statoil

Wood Group has recently won four subsea contracts with Statoil on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). The latest ...

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Halliburton Cuts 6000 Jobs in Q1

Halliburton Cuts 6000 Jobs in Q1

Oilfield services major Halliburton has reduced its workforce by more than 6,000 employees during the first quarter ...

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Saipem Strikes Deal with DESFA on New Gas Projects

Saipem, DESFA Ink Gas Projects MoU

Saipem has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with DESFA, the national natural gas system operator in ...

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BW Pioneer Stays with Petrobras; Gets Mooring Fix

Photo: Shipspotting

Petrobras America has exercised the option to extend the fixed term of the lease contract for FPSO BW Pioneer from ...

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VBMS Wins Arkona Inter-Array Cabling

VBMS Wins Arkona Inter-Array Cables

VBMS has been awarded a contract by E.ON for the installation of 65 inter-array cables for the Arkona offshore wind ...

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Global Marine Strengthens Senior Management Team

Gleerup  and Lam

Global Marine has made two appointments within its senior management team. Mikkel Gleerup will assume the role of ...

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Basslink Repairs On Schedule

Basslink Repairs On Schedule

Basslink’s operator informed that cable repair vessel, the Ile de Re, is returning to Geelong after it wrapped ...

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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 (April 18 – ...

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IHC and Frames Team Up on Subsea Separation Modules

IHC and Frames Team Up on Subsea Separation Modules

Royal IHC and Frames Separation Technologies have signed a joint development agreement to collaborate with respect ...

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NDE Bags BARD 1 Job Off Germany

NDE Bags BARD 1 Job Off Germany

NDE Offshore has been selected by Ocean Breeze Energy to carry out annual inspections and maintenance activities at ...

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Scaldis Gets Flinterstar Wreck Removal Contract

Rambiz heavy lift vessel

Flinterstar III BV, the owner of the Dutch freighter MV Flinterstar, has entered into a contract with a consortium ...

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NOV Lets Go 520 in Norway

NOW Lets Go 520 in Norway

Oilfield equipment manufacturer, National Oilwell Varco, is reportedly downsizing its workforce in Norway by ...

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Kanter Marine to Build Seven Hydrographic Vessels for Canada

Illustration, Photo:  Government of Canada

Kanter Marine of St. Thomas, Ontario, has secured a contract to build seven new survey vessels for the Canadian ...

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Spectrum Stays in Red

Spectrum Loss Widens

Norwegian multi-client seismic data specialist, Spectrum, has remained in red in the first quarter of 2016 despite ...

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Schlumberger Cuts More Jobs, Sees Profit Halved

Schlumberger Profit Drops

Oilfield services major, Schlumberger, has seen its profit reduced by almost 50 per cent as the company experienced ...

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SHL Chooses IHC IQIP Equipment for Dudgeon Work

SHL Chooses IHC IQIP Equipment for Dudgeon OWF Work

Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) has selected IHC IQIP to provide piling and handling equipment for its operations at the ...

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PHOTO: Vroon Christens VOS Sugar in The Netherlands

Vroon Christens VOS Sugar in The Netherlands 3

Vroon’s 68-meter subsea support vessel (SSV) VOS Sugar was christened today in Ijmuiden, the Netherlands. The ...

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DeepOcean Scores Repsol Norge Subsea Gig

Photo: Kleven

DeepOcean has been awarded a contract for provision of engineering, procurement, removal and disposal (EPRD) of ...

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Swedish Navy Orders Kongsberg Equipment for New Submarines

Swedish Navy Orders Kongsberg Equipment for New Submarines

The Swedish Navy together with SAAB Kockums has selected a sonar suite and bottom navigation technology from ...

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Aqualis Teams Up with CSDC

Aqualis Teams Up with CSDC

Aqualis Offshore and China Ship Design & Research Center (CSDC) have signed an agreement to cooperate on ...

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Alewijnse to Extend Lifetime of RV Belgica

Photo: Alewijnse

Alewijnse Marine Systems has secured a job to refit the electrical systems onboard RV Belgica, an oceanographic ...

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Weak Market Pulls TGS into Red

Weak Market Pulls TGS into Red 2

Geophysical contractor TGS has posted first-quarter 2016 net loss of $20.2 million, compared to net profit of $28.6 ...

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PTEC Tidal Site Gets MMO Approval

PTEC Tidal Project Gets MMO Approval

The Perpetuus Tidal Energy Centre (PTEC) has received approval for the tidal energy generation site off the Isle of ...

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Nord Stream 2 Awards Voestalpine Its Largest Deal

Nord Stream pipeline installation

Voestalpine has secured a new contract for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project between Europe and Russia. After ...

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DOF Subsea Wins More than $61 Mln in Contracts

DOF Subsea profit declines

DOF Subsea has been awarded several IMR and subsea installation contracts the past months, with a total contract ...

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ASN to Boost Two Subsea Cable Systems

Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks

Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN), now part of Nokia, will implement two upgrades on transpacific and ...

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Mozambique Debris Confirmed as Part of MH370

Photo: ATSB, Boeing

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau’s report confirmed the two parts found in Mozambique belong to the lost ...

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