Jumbo wins offshore subsea decommissioning project in North Sea

Jumbo wins offshore subsea decommissioning project in North Sea

Jumbo has been awarded an offshore decommissioning project in the North Sea by TAQA Energy BV, involving the removal, transportation and disposal of three subsea protection domes and piles. The removal operation will …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Curious
Johan Sverdrup living quarters topside ready for sail-away

Johan Sverdrup living quarters topside ready for sail-away

With 560 beds the Johan Sverdrup living quarters topside is the largest of its kind in Norway. The fourth and last platform for the first phase of the giant project is now ready for sail-away from Kværner’s …
Mar 15, 2019 /  Curious
AKER BP awarded three frame agreements

AKER BP awarded three frame agreements

Aker BP ASA has awarded frame agreements with three suppliers for the provision of Platform Supply Vessels. The following suppliers signed the agreements in Stavanger on Thursday 28 February. Simon Møkster …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
Havila shipping chooses Rolls-Royce Energy Management System for nine offshore vessels

Havila shipping chooses Rolls-Royce Energy Management System for nine offshore vessels

Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine has been awarded a contract to install its next-generation Energy Management System across nine vessels in the Havila Shipping fleet: four anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) ships, four …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Curious
Excelerate and Equinor Perform First STS Transfer of LNG in The Bahamas

Excelerate and Equinor Perform First STS Transfer of LNG in The Bahamas

On February 7, 2019, Excelerate Energy L.P. (Excelerate) and Equinor Energy AS (Equinor) completed the first ever ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in The Bahamas. Utilizing Excelerate’s …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Excelerate’s Northeast Gateway Terminal Ramps Up Send-out in Arctic Blast

Excelerate’s Northeast Gateway Terminal Ramps Up Send-out in Arctic Blast

LNG Imports Helping New England Meet Energy Demand During Extreme Cold Weather Excelerate Energy L.P.’s (Excelerate’s) Northeast Gateway Deepwater Terminal (Northeast Gateway), located offshore Boston, …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Curious
Safe Scandinavia extended at Ula

Safe Scandinavia extended at Ula

Aker BP ASA has exercised the first of eight one-month options to extend the charter of the Safe Scandinavia. The total value of the option is USD 4.5 million. Caption: Safe Scandinavia - Image courtesy of …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Vessels
DOF awarded contracts for two of its platform supply vessels

DOF awarded contracts for two of its platform supply vessels

Norwegian vessel provider DOF has been awarded one-year contracts for two of its platform supply vessels (PSVs). DOF said on Thursday that the charter contracts were awarded to the Skandi Captain and Skandi Texel …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Battery hybrid Stril Barents in the Barents Sea: Supply vessel with shore power cuts CO2 emissions for Goliat

Battery hybrid Stril Barents in the Barents Sea: Supply vessel with shore power cuts CO2 emissions for Goliat

In November 2018, Vår Energi (formerly Eni Norge) and Simon Møkster Shipping signed an agreement to upgrade the supply vessel Stril Barents in order to reduce CO2 emissions. The upgrade involves the …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Seadrill Partners Announces Contract Award for the West Vencedor

Seadrill Partners Announces Contract Award for the West Vencedor

Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP) has secured a six-well contract with three option wells for the West Vencedor offshore Cote d'Ivoire. Backlog for the firm portion of the contract is expected to be approximately $20 …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels