Van Oord completes successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology

Van Oord completes successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology

The Carbon Trust and Fistuca, in conjunction with industry partners (E.ON, EDPR,  EnBW, Equinor, Ørsted, Shell, Sif, SSE, Van Oord, and Vattenfall) have announced the successful completion of the offshore …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Jumbo safely installs CNIV module on ERHA FPSO in Nigeria

Jumbo safely installs CNIV module on ERHA FPSO in Nigeria

The Jumbo Javelin and her team have successfully installed a 100t Calcium Nitrate Injection Vessel (CNIV) module on the ERHA FPSO offshore Nigeria for Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN). Mobilisation For this assignment, …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Curious
Ulstein redefines heavy lifting - OHT sets new benchmark in offshore heavy transport and installation

Ulstein redefines heavy lifting - OHT sets new benchmark in offshore heavy transport and installation

Norway based Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) is set to enter the offshore renewables and installation market with a unique new heavy lift transport and installation vessel, a customised ULSTEIN Alfa Lift design developed …
Jul 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Johan Sverdrup drilling topside sailaway on board Pioneering Spirit

Johan Sverdrup drilling topside sailaway on board Pioneering Spirit

The Johan Sverdrup drilling topside is now sailing from the Aibel yard in Haugesund on its way to the North Sea. The topside is the first, and biggest, structure to be completed and 85-percent fully tested onshore before …
May 31, 2018 /  Vessels
Heerema's Aegir installed DOT monopile at Eneco Amalia windpark

Heerema's Aegir installed DOT monopile at Eneco Amalia windpark

Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has installed, together with its client Delft Offshore Turbine (DOT) and their subcontractor CAPE Holland, the DOT monopile at the Eneco Amalia windpark. During the installation of the …
May 31, 2018 /  Vessels
ALE receives safety award for turret system move

ALE receives safety award for turret system move

ALE has been selected as the best safety performer working at the Port of Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia. After weighing, transporting and loading-out a 3,702t turret mooring system at the port in Johor, the client …
May 22, 2018 /  Curious
AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards

AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards

AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo’ at the prestigious 2018 Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain …
May 18, 2018 /  Curious
Boskalis creates new horizon in heavy marine transport

Boskalis creates new horizon in heavy marine transport

Boskalis is about to set a new record and create another new horizon. The BOKA Vanguard, the world's largest semi-submersible heavy lift vessel of Boskalis, is currently getting ready to load a 90,000 ton Floating …
May 2, 2018 /  Curious
THORCO PROJECTS: Increasing the lifting capacity

THORCO PROJECTS: Increasing the lifting capacity

In the first quarter of 2018, THORCO PROJECTS has already added several heavy lift vessels to its fleet, ranging from 12,000 to 25,000 DWT. Today THORCO PROJECTS announces that it will additionally increase the lifting …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Curious
The first Johan Sverdrup topside installed

The first Johan Sverdrup topside installed

Yesterday the last module of the Johan Sverdrup riser platform was lifted into place. With this, the first of four topsides of the next North Sea giant has been installed. “It’s a special feeling to see …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Curious