Deepsea Yantai - a newbuild semi-submersible drilling rig destined for operations in Norway, launched in China

Deepsea Yantai - a newbuild semi-submersible drilling rig destined for operations in Norway, launched in China

Deepsea Yantai, a newbuild semi-submersible drilling rig destined for operations in Norway, has been launched in China. Chinese rig builder CIMC Raffles named and launched the rig on Wednesday, and the rig has already …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Vessels
New LNG-powered RoRo Vessels for Wallenius-SOL Designed by KNUD E. HANSEN

New LNG-powered RoRo Vessels for Wallenius-SOL Designed by KNUD E. HANSEN

KNUD E. HANSEN has designed the first generation of LNG-powered ultra-large RoRo vessels for the newly-established Swedish company Wallenius-SOL. Up to four vessels have been ordered at Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd., …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels
New Petrobras 5 year contract for OOS Tiradentes

New Petrobras 5 year contract for OOS Tiradentes

OOS International and CIMC Raffles announced on Tuesday (Apr23) that they have been awarded a 5-year contract for the flotel OOS Tiradentes by Petrobras. The new contract will start Q3/Q4 of 2019. OOS Tiradentes, …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels
CIMC Raffles and Odfjell Drilling secure drilling contract for Beacon Atlantic

CIMC Raffles and Odfjell Drilling secure drilling contract for Beacon Atlantic

CIMC Raffles and Odfjell Drilling have secured a drilling contract for Neptune Energy Norge by using the 6th generation harsh environment semi-submersible drilling unit Beacon Atlantic. Caption: Beacon Atlantic …
Mar 20, 2019 /  Vessels
OOS Tiradentes semi-submersible accommodation vessel delivered in Yantai

OOS Tiradentes semi-submersible accommodation vessel delivered in Yantai

A semi-submersible accommodation unit, developed by Yantai-based CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd, was delivered in Yantai, Shandong province on Feb 7. The new unit, OOS Tiradentes (previously called the CR-600), is due to …
Feb 8, 2018 /  Vessels
GE to Provide Maintenance Services on Gazflot’s Semi Sub Drilling Vessels

GE to Provide Maintenance Services on Gazflot’s Semi Sub Drilling Vessels

GE’s Marine Solutions (GE) was recently awarded a service contract by CIMC Raffles to provide the first dry-dock services on two of Gazflot’s semi sub drilling vessels—Northern Lights and Polar Star. …
Jun 10, 2016 /  Vessels