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Tribute Resources, Fundy Tidal in Joint Tidal Project

Tribute Resources Inc. and Fundy Tidal Inc. have formed the Digby Gut Limited Partnership to develop the 1.95MW small-scale tidal COMFIT project awarded to Fundy Tidal by the Province of Nova Scotia. Offices in Digby County are planned to open by year’s end complementing Fundy Tidal’s presence and activities underway in Grand & Petit Passages. […]

Airborne to Supply TCP Downline for IKM

IKM Testing AS from Norway ordered a 1600 metres Thermoplastic Composite Pipe (TCP) from Airborne Oil & Gas. The TCP Downline will be used for the pre-commissioning of risers and pipelines. Odd Reidar Boye, Engineering Manager with IKM Testing explains the preference for the composite downline over steel coiled tubing and other downline solutions: “The […]

IMCA Appoints Chairman of Offshore Survey Division

Walter Steedman, has been elected Chairman of the Offshore Survey Division of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) which represents the interests of nearly 1,000 offshore, marine and underwater engineering companies in over 60 countries. One of four IMCA operating divisions, the Offshore Survey Division’s principal remit is to help raise awareness of contracting issues […]

Sonardyne LTRs Used in Scandinavian Water Monitoring

Luode Consulting, a Finnish-based environmental monitoring company, has chosen acoustic release transponders supplied by Sonardyne International Ltd. to support its water and ice quality research in Scandinavia. Using its Sonardyne Lightweight Release Transponders (LRTs) to deploy and recover specialist recording instruments, Luode Consulting has now completed over 350 studies across the region, including under-ice profiling […]

Seatronics Boosts Portfolio with Teledyne Products

Seatronics, an Acteon company, has partnered with Teledyne RD Instruments Inc. to sell its marine measurement and navigation products. Customers in the Middle East and South America will benefit from a sales representation and distribution agreement signed in August. Harry Maxfield, vice president sales and marketing, Teledyne RD Instruments, said: “We have a strong, long-standing […]

The Netherlands: Tender Issued on Soil Information for Potential OWFs

A European tender for the performance of geophysical and geotechnical soil investigations for offshore wind farm zones in the Netherlands was issued on September 5. Contractors are invited to digitally submit an offer for the public tender via TenderNed. This public procurement process is supervised by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, a part of the Ministry […]

Solstad Nets Subsea Pipe Carrying Gig

Solstad Offshore ASA, an offshore-shipping company based in Skudeneshavn, Norway has been awarded a pipe transportation contract by a major subsea contractor. The firm contract is for hire of 3 Platform Supply Vessels with duration of a total 730 vessel days plus mobilisation, demobilisation and options. The contract will be executed by Normand Carrier, Normand […]

Cameron Names President and COO

Cameron has announced today that Scott Rowe will assume the newly created position of President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective October 1, 2014. In his new role, he will report directly to Jack Moore, who remains Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Rowe has served with Cameron for 12 years, most recently as […]

Cuxport Assists in ‘Amrumbank West’ Monopile Ops

Cuxport has been supporting the Dutch company Ballast Nedam Offshore in the use of an alternative technique to transport and install monopiles at the “Amrumbank West” wind park on behalf of E.ON since the middle of August. The foundation piles are no longer just transported to the offshore site on board the setup vessel, but […]

FES to Deliver DBSCs to NOV Flexibles

UK oil and gas engineering firm FES International has won a $1,250,000 contract to supply four Diverless Bend Stiffener Connectors to contractor NOV Flexibles. Diverless Bend Stiffener Connectors (DBSCs) are one of the firm’s most successful product lines enabling the quick, efficient and cost effective installation of bend stiffeners on offshore deep sea drilling operations. […]

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