Shearwater GeoServices completes acquisition of Schlumberger marine seismic acquisition business

Shearwater GeoServices completes acquisition of Schlumberger marine seismic acquisition business

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS today announced the completion of the acquisition of the marine seismic acquisition assets and operations of WesternGeco, the geophysical services product line of Schlumberger. The …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

SceneScan Monopole is the first laser sensor developed for offshore wind farm applications where the need for installing fixed reflective targets is eliminated. This ground-breaking technology is designed to increase …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
Golden Energy Offshore Services announces contract extension with Wintershall Norge AS for PSV Energy Swan

Golden Energy Offshore Services announces contract extension with Wintershall Norge AS for PSV Energy Swan

Golden Energy Offshore Services AS (GEOS) announced earlier today that a contract extension has been secured with Wintershall Norge AS for PSV Energy Swan. The contract is in direct continuation of the charter …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Fifth Starfish anchor handler joins Maersk fleet

Fifth Starfish anchor handler joins Maersk fleet

Maersk Mobiliser was delivered from Kleven yard Wednesday (Oct 31); the fifth vessel in a series of six anchor handlers for Maersk Supply Service A/S. Built for deepwater operations, the so-called Starfish series is …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Vessels
BBC Chartering and Seaboard create joint “Andino Service”

BBC Chartering and Seaboard create joint “Andino Service”

As part of their mission to improve services for shippers moving cargo between the US Gulf Coast, Jamaica, and ports in Ecuador, Peru and Chile, BBC Chartering and Seaboard Marine announced on Monday a new strategic …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global operator in the underwater services market by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro

Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global operator in the underwater services market by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro

The technology group Wärtsilä has acquired Burriel Navarro, S.L, a company operating in underwater services in the main ports of Spain. The acquisition supports the growth of Wärtsilä’s …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Bourbon Subsea Services wins a turnkey contract for the installation of the 25 MW WindFloat Atlantic floating offshore windfarm

Bourbon Subsea Services wins a turnkey contract for the installation of the 25 MW WindFloat Atlantic floating offshore windfarm

Bourbon Subsea Services has been selected by Windplus to install 3 floating wind turbines of 8.3 MW, 20 km off Viana do Castelo, Portuguese coast. These turbines, with a total capacity of 25 MW, are the most powerful in …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Gulf Marine Services Announces New Contract Award for a Small Class Vessel

Gulf Marine Services Announces New Contract Award for a Small Class Vessel

Gulf Marine Services (LSE: GMS), the leading provider of advanced self-propelled self-elevating support vessels serving the offshore oil, gas and renewable energy sectors, announced earlier today a new contract award for …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
Aeolus Energy with agreement on SOV design to ULSTEIN - First Jones Act compliant offshore wind vessel

Aeolus Energy with agreement on SOV design to ULSTEIN - First Jones Act compliant offshore wind vessel

Florida based Aeolus Energy Inc. awarded Ulstein the design contract to develop the first ever Jones Act compliant offshore wind Service Operations Vessel (SOV). Based on Ulstein’s proven SX195 design, a customized …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Vessels
Shearwater GeoServices awarded two contracts, adding 7 vessel months

Shearwater GeoServices awarded two contracts, adding 7 vessel months

Shearwater GeoServices (Shearwater) has been awarded 3D surveys in the Mediterranean and South East Asia, adding 7 vessel months to the current backlog. The surveys will be starting in the first half of Q4 2018. The …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels