SMC completes full inspection of Seajacks’ self-propelled jack-up vessel, Zaratan, ahead of her deployment to Taiwan

SMC completes full inspection of Seajacks’ self-propelled jack-up vessel, Zaratan, ahead of her deployment to Taiwan

UK company Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) have completed a full inspection of Seajacks’ self-propelled jack-up vessel, Zaratan, ahead of her deployment to Taiwan in the coming weeks. Both SMC and Seajacks …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Vessels
James Fisher continues Middle East expansion with the acquisition of Murjan

James Fisher continues Middle East expansion with the acquisition of Murjan

James Fisher and Sons plc (JFS) has further expanded its capabilities in the Middle East with the acquisition of Murjan Al-Sharq Marine Contracting LLC (MSMC). MSMC is an established service provider based in Saudi …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) wins Total framework agreement for geophysical acquisition supervision

Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) wins Total framework agreement for geophysical acquisition supervision

Total is a very active explorer in most of the world’s hydrocarbon basins and continues to lead the market in undertaking seismic acquisition projects across its exploration and production portfolio. SMC …
Feb 12, 2019 /  Curious
Damen’s triple delivery for Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting

Damen’s triple delivery for Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting

To complete an extensive oil pipeline dredging and installation project, Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting Co. Ltd. (MSMC) has taken delivery of three Damen vessels: a Stan Tug 1606, a Shoalbuster 2509, and a Stan …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
US Navy and Singapore armed forces conclude CARAT 2016 exercise

US Navy and Singapore armed forces conclude CARAT 2016 exercise

The US Navy, Marine Corps (USMC) and the Republic of Singapore Armed Forces have concluded the 22nd annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT 2016) exercise at the Changi Naval Base. The exercise aimed to …
Aug 1, 2016 /  Naval
Japan’s largest steel producer place an order for nine super-capesize bulkers

Japan’s largest steel producer place an order for nine super-capesize bulkers

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp (NSSMC), the largest steel producer in Japan, intends to replace its fleet of chartered-in capesize vessels with nine super-cape vessels of 230-250,000 dwt each. Image: Namura …
Sep 8, 2015 /  Vessels