Van Oord acquires MPI Offshore

Van Oord acquires MPI Offshore

Van Oord completed the acquisition of MPI Offshore, a specialist offshore wind installation contractor, from Vroon Group. By acquiring MPI Offshore, Van Oord will further strengthen its global wind organisation and in …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Curious
Van Oord will acquire MPI Offshore

Van Oord will acquire MPI Offshore

Van Oord has signed an agreement with Vroon Group to acquire MPI Offshore, a specialist offshore wind installation contractor. Caption: MPI Adventure - Image courtesy of Van Oord   Van Oord will take over the …
Jul 16, 2018 /  Curious
VOS drives down fuel consumption and costs for clients

VOS drives down fuel consumption and costs for clients

Thanks to modern vessels and strong management practices, Vroon Offshore Services (VOS) is already achieving industry-leading low fuel consumption. However, that is not stopping the Netherlands-based company from driving …
Jul 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Vroon platform-supply vessel VOS Patriot named in a ceremony in Rotterdam

Vroon platform-supply vessel VOS Patriot named in a ceremony in Rotterdam

Vroon platform-supply vessel, VOS Patriot, was christened on Monday 28 May. In a ceremony conducted in Rotterdam, the vessel was named by Mrs van der Velde, wife of Mr Wim van der Velde, Chief Technical Officer of Seaway …
Jun 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Refit for Jack-up MPI Enterprise at Damen Verolme Rotterdam

Refit for Jack-up MPI Enterprise at Damen Verolme Rotterdam

Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a refit project on the MPI Enterprise, a 120-metre, self-elevating, DP2, wind turbine installation vessel owned and operated by MPI Offshore, part of the Vroon Group. The works …
May 29, 2018 /  Vessels
BP awards Vroon Offshore Services multi-ship contract

BP awards Vroon Offshore Services multi-ship contract

Vroon Offshore Services (VOS) Aberdeen has been awarded a long-term contract with BP Exploration & Production. Under this contract, VOS will provide emergency response and rescue vessels (ERRVs) supporting …
May 16, 2018 /  Vessels
VOS Napoleon commences Baltic-Sea charter

VOS Napoleon commences Baltic-Sea charter

Vroon announced on Thursday (Apr 19) that VOS Napoleon (MPI Napoleon), one of its larger crew-transfer vessels (CTV), has secured a charter in the German sector of the Baltic Sea. The vessel was delivered to her …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Vroon Offshore Services assumes ship management for MPI Workboats

Vroon Offshore Services assumes ship management for MPI Workboats

With effect from 1 May 2018, the MPI Workboats Ltd activities will be transferred to Vroon Offshore Services (VOS) Ltd. In addition, MPI Workboat Ltd personnel will transition to VOS Ltd. "Vroon Offshore Services …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Wind turbine installation vessel MPI Enterprise fitted with spudcans

Wind turbine installation vessel MPI Enterprise fitted with spudcans

Vroon has announced that the Company’s wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) MPI Enterprise has recently been upgraded with spudcans. Caption: MPI Enterprise - Image courtesy of Vroon   The spudcans, …
Apr 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Vroon reaches in principle restructuring agreement with its lender group

Vroon reaches in principle restructuring agreement with its lender group

Vroon has reached an in-principle agreement with all its lenders regarding the terms of its financial restructuring. The agreement, which is only subject to final documentation and credit committee confirmation, is an …
Apr 16, 2018 /  Finance