SMC completes full inspection of Seajacks’ self-propelled jack-up vessel, Zaratan, ahead of her deployment to Taiwan

SMC completes full inspection of Seajacks’ self-propelled jack-up vessel, Zaratan, ahead of her deployment to Taiwan

UK company Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) have completed a full inspection of Seajacks’ self-propelled jack-up vessel, Zaratan, ahead of her deployment to Taiwan in the coming weeks. Both SMC and Seajacks …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Vessels
OSK-ShipTech appointed designers for new fishery inspection vessel by The Danish Fisheries Agency

OSK-ShipTech appointed designers for new fishery inspection vessel by The Danish Fisheries Agency

Danish Naval Architects OSK-ShipTech A/S have been assigned by the Danish Government to design and lead the tender for a new future-proof fishery inspection vessel to replace MV Vestkysten from …
Dec 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Aqualis Offshore’s first rig inspection in Brazil

Aqualis Offshore’s first rig inspection in Brazil

Aqualis Offshore recently completed its first rig inspection in Brazil with its team of specialist engineers. The drilling rig had been off-hire for several years and the inspection highlighted the importance of …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Cyberhawk completes first ABS-class survey and inspection of an oil tanker using UAVs

Cyberhawk completes first ABS-class survey and inspection of an oil tanker using UAVs

Cyberhawk, the world leader in inspection using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has successfully completed the first full ABS Intermediate Hull Survey 4 on an oil tanker using UAVs. Cyberhawk performed full class …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Curious
Detained vessel departs Baltimore after successful Coast Guard inspection

Detained vessel departs Baltimore after successful Coast Guard inspection

The 367-ft. Asphalt Trader departed Baltimore Saturday after it was detained for numerous safety discrepancies found during compliance inspections in 2016 and 2017. A three-person examination team from Coast Guard …
Aug 10, 2017 /  Vessels
AkzoNobel and partners developing drone technology to make marine industry safer

AkzoNobel and partners developing drone technology to make marine industry safer

Safety in the marine industry is set to be improved after AkzoNobel, oil and gas tanker operator Barrier Group and DroneOps joined forces to develop a drone capable of remotely inspecting enclosed spaces and ballast …
Feb 2, 2017 /  Curious
Peter Döhle turns to MacGregor for 70-ship service agreement deal

Peter Döhle turns to MacGregor for 70-ship service agreement deal

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has signed a three-year MacGregor Onboard Care (MOC) service agreement with the German shipping company, Peter Döhle Schiffahrts Group, for an annual inspection of deck machinery, …
Jan 17, 2017 /  Curious
Bibby Offshore secures second subsea inspection contract with Shell

Bibby Offshore secures second subsea inspection contract with Shell

Bibby Offshore, the leading subsea services provider to the oil and gas industry, has this year been awarded two contracts from Shell to provide inspection services on assets in the Corrib Natural Gas field in the North …
Nov 10, 2016 /  Vessels
Foreign Flagged Ships Under Detention In The UK During October 2016

Foreign Flagged Ships Under Detention In The UK During October 2016

The UK’s Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) announced yesterday that nine foreign flagged ships were under detention in UK ports during October 2016 after failing Port State Control (PSC) inspection. During …
Nov 9, 2016 /  Vessels
BMT Partners with Maersk for New Online Vessel Inspection Tool

BMT Partners with Maersk for New Online Vessel Inspection Tool

In partnership with Maersk, BMT Surveys (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group, has developed an online Marine Application for survey, Trend Evaluation and reporting (MATE) platform, which provides real time data on the …
Sep 16, 2016 /  Curious