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
Photos: Costa Concordia Dismantling Completed in Italy

Photos: Costa Concordia Dismantling Completed in Italy

San Giorgio del Porto (SGDP) and Saipem have completed a project to dismantle and recycle Costa Cruises’ stricken Costa Concordia, which hit rocks and capsized off the coast of Giglio Island in Italy on 13 January …
Jul 14, 2017 /  Accidents
V.Ships Offshore awarded Saipem contract for ship management contract of Total’s Kaombo FPSOs

V.Ships Offshore awarded Saipem contract for ship management contract of Total’s Kaombo FPSOs

V.Ships Offshore, part of V.Group, has been awarded the contract from Saipem to provide ship management services for sea trial, transit and hook up assistance of Total’s Kaombo Norte and Kaombo Sul FPSOs. The …
Jun 12, 2017 /  Vessels
SAIPEM Awarded New EPCI Contract By EXXONMOBIL For Development Of The Offshore Field “LIZA” In Guyana

SAIPEM Awarded New EPCI Contract By EXXONMOBIL For Development Of The Offshore Field “LIZA” In Guyana

Saipem has been awarded a new EPCI contract for the SURF package of the proposed Liza project operated by Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited, an affiliate of ExxonMobil. Located approximately 120 miles …
May 10, 2017 /  Vessels
Solstad Offshore ASA signs frame agreement with Saipem for the CSV Normand Cutter

Solstad Offshore ASA signs frame agreement with Saipem for the CSV Normand Cutter

Solstad Offshore ASA (SOFF) has signed a frame agreement with Saipem (Portugal) Comercio Maritime (Saipem) for the CSV Normand Cutter. The frame agreement is valid for 4 years. Pipe Layer Normand Cutter - Image …
Apr 20, 2017 /  Vessels