Heerema Takes Revolutionary Step in Offshore Decommissioning

Heerema Takes Revolutionary Step in Offshore Decommissioning

Together with two other leading players in the Oil and Gas industry’s decommissioning sector, Decom Energy and AF Offshore Decom, Heerema Marine Contractors has launched a new company: Fairfield Decom. …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell

Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell

Ocean Infinity, the next generation seabed survey and ocean exploration company, announced on Wednesday that it will be supporting its partner ‘Guardian Geomatics’ on an extensive hydrographic project for …
May 17, 2019 /  Curious
Independent tests confirm Norsepower Rotor Sail savings on Viking Grace

Independent tests confirm Norsepower Rotor Sail savings on Viking Grace

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, data verified auxiliary renewable wind energy propulsion systems, today announced that independent test results showed that …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Heerema Awarded Hollandse Kust Zuid Alpha Project

Heerema Awarded Hollandse Kust Zuid Alpha Project

Heerema Marine Contractors has been awarded the Petrofac contract for TenneT's Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) Alpha project, one of the largest offshore wind farm zones being developed in the North Sea in front of the Dutch …
May 15, 2019 /  Curious
Topaz Embraces IoT with BHGE’s VitalyX Lubricant Monitoring System

Topaz Embraces IoT with BHGE’s VitalyX Lubricant Monitoring System

Topaz Energy and Marine (Topaz), a leading offshore marine logistics company, has signed a long-term agreement and placed an order with Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE) to collaborate on deploying BHGE’s …
May 10, 2019 /  Curious
Seaspan and BC Ferries celebrate the success of the Baynes Sound Connector

Seaspan and BC Ferries celebrate the success of the Baynes Sound Connector

The cable ferry connecting Denman Island and Buckley Bay was built by Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards in North Vancouver Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) celebrates the third successful year of service of the Baynes …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels
DFDS enters long term agreement with Stora Enso and opens new route

DFDS enters long term agreement with Stora Enso and opens new route

DFDS to transport 700,000 tons of paper annually for paper producer Stora Enso on a new route between Gothenburg and Zeebrugge. DFDS will acquire two freight ferries for the service. The contract runs for a minimum of …
May 9, 2019 /  Curious
Cammell Laird completes £44Mln RFA Fort Victoria Refit

Cammell Laird completes £44Mln RFA Fort Victoria Refit

Supply ship Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Fort Victoria, one of the largest vessels operated by the UK Ministry of Defence, has put to sea following the completion of a £44 million refit by Birkenhead-based …
May 7, 2019 /  Naval
Boskalis vessel Blue Marlin hijacked offshore West Africa

Boskalis vessel Blue Marlin hijacked offshore West Africa

The Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) heavy transport vessel Blue Marlin was hijacked on Sunday approximately 80 nautical miles offshore Equatorial Guinea. Through the professional response of the crew and the …
May 7, 2019 /  Piracy
Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins LCS Planning Yard Contract Worth A Potential $931.7Mln

Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins LCS Planning Yard Contract Worth A Potential $931.7Mln

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) announced Wednesday that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a cost-plus-award-fee contract with a potential total value of $931.7 million for planning yard …
May 3, 2019 /  Naval