Second shipment of Liza Phase One undersea pipes arrives

Second shipment of Liza Phase One undersea pipes arrives

Italian firm Saipem, one of the Prime Contractors for ExxonMobil Guyana and its joint venture partners HESS and CNOOC Nexen, has brought in its second shipment of 2,684 pipes for the Liza Phase One project timetabled to …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Curious
SAIPEM 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade

SAIPEM 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade

The Saipem 7000, one of the largest semi-submersible crane and pipelaying vessels in the world, has arrived at Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) for a major upgrade of its current DP3 system to meet the new closed ring DP3 …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Saipem sings new offshore E&C contract in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo worth approx 400 mln USD in total

Saipem sings new offshore E&C contract in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo worth approx 400 mln USD in total

Saipem has signed new Offshore E&C contracts in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo. The overall value of the contracts is approximately 400 million USD. In Azerbaijan, Total has awarded a SURF …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Vessels
PETROLIS awarded contract by SAIPEM to provide the mooring and hook up operation teams on the second KAOMBO FPSO in Angola

PETROLIS awarded contract by SAIPEM to provide the mooring and hook up operation teams on the second KAOMBO FPSO in Angola

Following successful completion of such activities on the FPSO Kaombo Norte, Petrolis was contracted to perform FPSO mooring activities, SURF assistance activities, and FPSO hook-up activities offshore of the FPSO Kaombo …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
ALP Future Class Assisting the Kaombo Project (Video)

ALP Future Class Assisting the Kaombo Project (Video)

ALP will continue to support Interoil/Saipem with the SURF scope after completing the tow-assist and station keeping services of the KAOMBO Norte FPSO. Earlier this year, ALP Maritime Services (ALP) announced that …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Pipelaying operations for Norway’s largest oil pipeline are underway

Pipelaying operations for Norway’s largest oil pipeline are underway

The operations to install Norway’s largest pipeline to the Johan Sverdrup field started outside Mongstad, north of Bergen, late last week onboard the vessel Saipem Castorone. Soon the tip of the first pipe of what …
May 1, 2018 /  Curious
SAIPEM awarded new contracts in offshore drilling and offshore E&C worth approx USF190Mln in total

SAIPEM awarded new contracts in offshore drilling and offshore E&C worth approx USF190Mln in total

Saipem has been awarded new contracts in Offshore Drilling involving the sixth-generation semi-submersible rig Scarabeo 8, suitable for harsh environments. Drilling activities will take place offshore Norway, and will …
Apr 23, 2018 /  Curious
Saipem buys the Lewek Constellation vessel

Saipem buys the Lewek Constellation vessel

Saipem has entered into an agreement to acquire the Ultra-Deepwater Rigid and Flexible Pipelay, 3000 ton Heavy Lift and Construction Vessel Lewek Constellation. Completed in 2013, Constellation is readily available to …
Mar 22, 2018 /  Vessels
DOF Subsea announces contract awards

DOF Subsea announces contract awards

DOF Subsea has been awarded various contracts, securing utilisation for vessels in the Subsea IMR Projects segment:  In the Atlantic region, the contracts for Skandi Neptune and Skandi Constructor have been …
Feb 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Research vessel Kobi Ruegg joins Fugro’s survey vessel fleet

Research vessel Kobi Ruegg joins Fugro’s survey vessel fleet

Working on behalf of Saipem, Fugro will deploy its large diameter piston core system to collect soil samples in the Zohr gas field; geophysical surveys for Pico and Shell will follow. The three-year-old vessel has been …
Nov 13, 2017 /  Vessels