Nexans’ HVDC Cables for NSN Subsea Link

Photo: Shipspotting

The NSN Link under the North Sea will enable a two-way exchange of green energy between the Nordic and British ...

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Johan Sverdrup Construction Kicks Off

Johan Sverdrup Construction Kicks Off

Production of the first elements on the Johan Sverdrup project has begun at Kværner in Verdal. On Monday June 29, ...

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Norway Backs “MarMine” Seabed Minerals Research

Norway Backs MarMine Seabed Minerals Research

The Research Council of Norway has granted up to NOK 25 million to “MarMine”, a research project on marine mineral ...

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Ocean Installer Nets Balder Field Work

Ocean Installer Nets Balder Field Work

Ocean Installer has been awarded its first call-off contract under a framework agreement with ExxonMobil ...

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DeepOcean to Conduct IMR for BG Group

DeepOcean to Conduct IMR for BG Group

DeepOcean has been awarded an Inspection, Maintenance, and Repair (“IMR”) contract by BG Group. The five year ...

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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 (June 08 – June ...

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Nexans Plans More Layoffs

Nexans Announces More Layoffs

French cable giant Nexans is downsizing its European workforce as it launches a new savings project aimed to ...

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FMC Technologies Slashes More Norway Jobs

FMC Technologies Slashes More Norway Jobs

Houston-based subsea specialist, FMC Technologies, has reportedly started a next stage of workforce reduction in ...

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PHOTO: Ivar Aasen Steel Jacket in Place

Ivar Aasen Steel Jacket in Place

The steel jacket of the Ivar Aasen platform was lifted in place early this morning (June 10, 2015), and is now ...

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DeepOcean Bags IMR Contract from GDF SUEZ

DeepOcean Bags IMR Contract from GDF SUEZ

DeepOcean has been awarded an Inspection, Maintenance and Repair (IMR) contract by GDF SUEZ E&P Norge. The four ...

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CGG Starts Horda Survey Extension Off Norway

CGG Starts Horda Survey Extension Off Norway

CGG announced a western extension of the Horda BroadSeisTM-BroadSourceTM 3D multi-client program it began acquiring ...

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NPRA Conducts Core Drilling to Map Subsea Tunnel Route

NPRA Conducts Core Drilling to Map Subsea Tunnel Route

On the west coast of central Norway the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA) is carrying out a core ...

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DeepOcean Nets Maria SURF Installation Contract

DeepOcean Nets Maria SURF Installation Contract

DeepOcean AS has been awarded the Riser Installation contract for the Kristin and Heidrun platforms by Statoil. ...

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Double Baptizing in Norway

'Far Sleipner' and 'Olympic Bibby' Named Today (2)

Two naming ceremonies are taking place in Norway today, April 9, 2015. Farstad is baptizing its latest subsea ...

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Akastor Appoints Investment Director

Akastor Appoints Investment Director

Paal E. Johnsen will take the position as Investment Director in Akastor, and will be a part of the company’s ...

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ONS Norway 2015 Called Off

ONS Norway 2015 Cancelled

Low oil prices, low activity and great uncertainty in the industry have meant that too few exhibitors have ...

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2H Offshore Gets Johan Sverdrup Contract

2H Offshore Gets Johan Sverdrup Contract

2H Offshore, an Acteon company, has been awarded a contract by Statoil for tieback conductor, platform conductor ...

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Rolls-Royce’s Propulsion for New Polar Research Vessel

Kronprins Haakon, Rolls-Royce's Propulsion for New Polar Research Vessel

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract by shipbuilder Fincantieri to supply a fully integrated propulsion system ...

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Polarled Pipeline Installation Begins

Polarled Pipeline Installation Begins

On 26 March, the Solitaire pipe-laying vessel started on the first stage of the Polarled installation project. The ...

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Statoil Gets Chief Operating Officer

Statoil Gets Chief Operating Officer

Anders Opedal is appointed executive vice president of Statoil and takes on a new position as chief operating ...

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Statoil Makes Snefrid Nord Discovery

Statoil Makes Snefrid Nord Discovery

Operator Statoil has together with PL218 partners made a gas discovery in the Snefrid Nord prospect in the ...

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