Kleven Verft delivers Maersk Minder - Fourth vessel in the Starfish series of six AHTS ordered my Maersk Supply Services

Kleven Verft delivers Maersk Minder - Fourth vessel in the Starfish series of six AHTS ordered my Maersk Supply Services

The 95-metre-long state-of-the-art vessel Maersk Minder was delivered from Kleven Verft last Thursday (May 31). Build no. 385 is the fourth vessel in the Starfish series of six anchor handling vessels ordered by Maersk …
Jun 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Deep Sea Mooring announces contract with Cooper Energy

Deep Sea Mooring announces contract with Cooper Energy

Deep Sea Mooring (DSM) and Vryhof Anchors, both Vryhof businesses, have secured a contract to provide full-scale mooring and anchoring services to Australian energy company Cooper Energy. The announcement also sees …
Apr 4, 2018 /  Curious
Breakwater and Hayfin grow AHTS fleet to 13 vessels with two acquisitions

Breakwater and Hayfin grow AHTS fleet to 13 vessels with two acquisitions

Breakwater Capital (Breakwater) and Hayfin Capital Management (Hayfin) yesterday announced the growth of their Anchor Handling Tug Supply (AHTS) fleet to 13 ships through the acquisition of two sophisticated UT 786 CD …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Vessels
DOF Group announces new framework agreement

DOF Group announces new framework agreement

The DOF Group has been awarded a Framework Agreement with Statoil for the vessel Skandi Vega. The firm period for the contract is for 1 year with 120 days guaranteed, in addition, there are 2 x 6 months …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Master wins vessel of the year

Maersk Master wins vessel of the year

On 7 February 2018 at the Annual Offshore Support Journal Conference in London, Maersk Master was awarded Vessel of the Year. It is the second year in a row that Maersk Supply Service received this award for one of its …
Feb 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Hartmann Group AHTS fleet secures long-term investment

Hartmann Group AHTS fleet secures long-term investment

Hartmann Group, the independent family-owned shipping company, earlier today announced the recapitalisation of an 11-strong fleet of Anchor Handling Tug Supply vessels through a partnership with, and long-term investment …
Oct 19, 2017 /  Finance
Royal Navy bomb disposal experts free tanker Skaw Provider from historic torpedo

Royal Navy bomb disposal experts free tanker Skaw Provider from historic torpedo

Royal Navy divers have destroyed a test torpedo which had been speared by the anchor of a merchant vessel ( Chemical/Oil Products Tanker Skaw Provider) – that was also carrying fuel - in Portland. The historic …
Oct 16, 2017 /  Accidents
Solstad Farstad’s AHTS gets two-year contract in Brazil

Solstad Farstad’s AHTS gets two-year contract in Brazil

Brazilian oil and gas company Queiroz Galvão Exploração e Produção (QGEP), a Queiroz Galvão Group company, has hired one of Solstad Farstad’s anchor handling tug supply …
Aug 15, 2017 /  Vessels
Topaz Energy and Marine awarded $100 million Dragon Oil contract

Topaz Energy and Marine awarded $100 million Dragon Oil contract

Topaz Energy and Marine (Topaz), a leading offshore support vessel (OSV) company, today announced a new $100 million contract with Dragon Oil, the upstream oil and gas subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) …
Aug 8, 2017 /  Curious
DOF’s anchor handler Skandi Pacific wins new contract in Argentina

DOF’s anchor handler Skandi Pacific wins new contract in Argentina

Offshore vessel owner DOF has been a awarded a contract for one of its anchor handlers from Total Austral in Argentina. DOF said on Thursday that the contract is for the vessel Skandi Pacific for a 3 years …
Jan 7, 2017 /  Vessels