Kongsberg Maritime selected to equip state-of-the-art replacement for long-serving Belgian research vessel

Kongsberg Maritime selected to equip state-of-the-art replacement for long-serving Belgian research vessel

New, ultra-modern research ship marks a new chapter for Belgium’s scientific community Kongsberg Maritime will deliver an integrated suite of subsea technology to a new Belgian research vessel. Already under …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Vessels
Cammel Laird Moves RRS Sir David Attenborough Out f Dock as BBC Announces Climate Change Documentary

Cammel Laird Moves RRS Sir David Attenborough Out f Dock as BBC Announces Climate Change Documentary

RRS Sir David Attenborough, the UK’s new state-of-the-art polar research ship, was on the move on Saturday as the late stages of construction are undertaken at Cammell Laird’s Birkenhead shipyard. The …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
SeaBird Exploration announces contract extension

SeaBird Exploration announces contract extension

SeaBird Exploration announced earlier today that the contract for the Eagle Explorer with CGG has been extended by approximately 80 days. The contract is now firm until 15 August 2019, with further options for CGG to …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
AML’s MVP200 Selected for New Swedish Research Vessel RV Svea

AML’s MVP200 Selected for New Swedish Research Vessel RV Svea

AML Oceanographic announced on Wednesday that a Moving Vessel Profiler is being installed on one of the most modern research vessels in the world, the Swedish vessel RV Svea. The newbuild Swedish vessel, owned by the …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Neptune Energy B.V. Renews IRM Contract With Seamar Shipping B.V.

Neptune Energy B.V. Renews IRM Contract With Seamar Shipping B.V.

Neptune Energy Netherlands B.V. has awarded Sea Mar Shipping B.V. a three-year plus 2 x one year options for its IRM (Inspection, Repair and Maintenance) vessel Sea Mar Splendid. The vessel and crew will support Neptune …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Seabird Exploration announces contract extensions

Seabird Exploration announces contract extensions

SeaBird Exploration announced yesterday the extension of two existing contracts: The contract for the Voyager Explorer, which is working on an ocean bottom node survey in the Far East, has been extended by approximately …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Vessels
PGS signed vessel sale agreement for Ramform Sterling

PGS signed vessel sale agreement for Ramform Sterling

Reference is made to PGS press release dated November 15, 2018. PGS has now signed the vessel sale agreement for the Ramform Sterling to Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC), an incorporated …
Jan 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Design contract for the Institute of Marine Research's new coastal research vessel

Design contract for the Institute of Marine Research's new coastal research vessel

The Institute of Marine Research (Havforskningsinstituttet) is planning a new coastal research vessel and it will be designed by LMG Marin. An open tender competition was announced earlier this year on the design of a …
Dec 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Optimarin installs its USCG-approved BWT technology on the Norwegian Polar Institute’s newbuild research vessel

Optimarin installs its USCG-approved BWT technology on the Norwegian Polar Institute’s newbuild research vessel

Optimarin yesterday revealed that it has installed its USCG-approved ballast water treatment (BWT) technology on the Norwegian Polar Institute’s newbuild research vessel Kronprins Haakon. The 100m long, …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Vessels
SeaBird Exploration receives another 30 day extension for the Osprey Explorer work in US Gulf of Mexico

SeaBird Exploration receives another 30 day extension for the Osprey Explorer work in US Gulf of Mexico

SeaBird Exploration has received another 30-day extension for the Osprey Explorer, currently working on an OBN survey in the US Gulf of Mexico that was announced on 25 June 2018 and commenced in late August. Caption: …
Nov 8, 2018 /  Vessels