Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the ship design for a state-of-the-art factory fishing trawler. The vessel will be unique in having the combined capabilities of twin trawling for …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Revolutionary Way of Lifting Offshore Successfully Tested

Revolutionary Way of Lifting Offshore Successfully Tested

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has developed a globally unique, innovative way of lifting that will redefine the boundaries of lifting operations offshore. This ‘QUAD lifting’ was tested successfully on …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Curious
Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord has been awarded the contract to carry out offshore installation works for the West White Rose Project of the east coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The project will give operator Husky Energy access to resources …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Boskalis Subsidiary Smit Salvage Acquires Two Multi-Year Marine Salvage Contracts from U.S.Navy

Boskalis Subsidiary Smit Salvage Acquires Two Multi-Year Marine Salvage Contracts from U.S.Navy

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces that its subsidiary SMIT Salvage acquired two five-year marine salvage contracts to serve as the exclusive marine salvage and engineering support contractor for the …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Curious
Heerema Marine Contractors and AF Offshore Decom sign contract with Marathon Oil for EPRD of Brae Bravo Platform

Heerema Marine Contractors and AF Offshore Decom sign contract with Marathon Oil for EPRD of Brae Bravo Platform

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) announced Tuesday (Oct 02) that the Company and AF Offshore Decom (AFOD), together known as the HAF consortium, have been awarded a contract from Marathon Oil Decommissioning Services LLC …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Heerema's DP3 Vessel Aegir Installs First Offshore Wind Turbine

Heerema's DP3 Vessel Aegir Installs First Offshore Wind Turbine

Yesterday morning, Sunday September 30, Heerema’s Aegir successfully installed the DOT wind turbine on its previously installed monopile connected by a Slip Joint. Heerema Marine Contractors, project stakeholder …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
MAN Wins Propulsion System Order for Impressive Trawlers

MAN Wins Propulsion System Order for Impressive Trawlers

Order for largest factory vessels in a generation includes main and auxiliary engines, and propellers MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply the propulsion system for 7 × 109-metre Russian factory …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Curious
New Offshore Decommissioning Project for Heerema Marine Contractors

New Offshore Decommissioning Project for Heerema Marine Contractors

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) in a consortium with AF Gruppen (AFG) have received notice that Fairfield Betula Limited intends to enter into a contract for the removal and disposal of the Dunlin Alpha topside in the …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
Acta Marine reveals name of their third walk-to-work vessel

Acta Marine reveals name of their third walk-to-work vessel

The construction of Acta Marine’s third walk-to-work vessel and second Ulstein SX195 design is progressing well and has reached complete hullbeam at Crist shipyard in Poland. Acta Marine announced earlier today …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Vessels
The new 25 metre harbour tractor tug Kinaki arrives home to Port Taranaki

The new 25 metre harbour tractor tug Kinaki arrives home to Port Taranaki

In June 2018 the new 25 metre harbour tractor tug Kinaki completed its 73-day journey via heavy lift transport ship from Istanbul, Turkey, and arrived safely in Lyttelton, New Zealand. From there it sailed on its own …
Aug 16, 2018 /  Vessels