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
Tidewater Announces Successful Completion of Business Combination with GulfMark

Tidewater Announces Successful Completion of Business Combination with GulfMark

Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) (Tidewater) today announced the successful completion of its business combination with GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (GulfMark). Tidewater and GulfMark stockholders overwhelmingly supported the …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Finance
ABS Awards Industry’s First Offshore Facility Cyber Security-Ready Notation to Sembcorp Marine

ABS Awards Industry’s First Offshore Facility Cyber Security-Ready Notation to Sembcorp Marine

ABS and Sembcorp Marine collaborate on cybersecurity standard for newbuild offshore units ABS awarded a Cyber Security-Ready (CS-Ready) Notation to a Sembcorp Marine jack-up drilling rig built to its proprietary Pacific …
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
TechnipFMC Signs a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron

TechnipFMC Signs a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron

TechnipFMC has signed a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron.  Caption: Offshore support vessel Deep Arctic (Image for illustrative purposes only) - Photo credits: TechnipFMC   This 5-year …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
TMC to compress Havfarmen offshore fish farm

TMC to compress Havfarmen offshore fish farm

TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) has won a contract to provide the marine compressed air system to the spectacular 385-metre long “Havfarmen” offshore salmon farm. TMC has been awarded the contract from …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Keppel secures production barge upgrade contract from KrisEnergy for S$30m

Keppel secures production barge upgrade contract from KrisEnergy for S$30m

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), clinched a contract worth about S$30 million for the modification and upgrading of a …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Topaz signs long-term agreement with Reach Subsea

Topaz signs long-term agreement with Reach Subsea

Topaz Energy and Marine (Topaz), a leading offshore marine logistics company has signed a long-term agreement with Reach Subsea (Reach) under which Reach will charter the newbuild subsea vessel, Topaz Tiamat. Topaz …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Solstad Offshore wins contract awards by Equinor UK Limited

Solstad Offshore wins contract awards by Equinor UK Limited

Equinor UK Limited (Equinor) has awarded Solstad Offshore ASA a two-year contract for the Platform Supply Vessel Normand Skipper (2005, VS4420 Design). Caption: Offshore/tug supply ship Normand …
Nov 8, 2018 /  Vessels
JUMBO awarded transportation & installation contract for Technip FMC

JUMBO awarded transportation & installation contract for Technip FMC

Jumbo has been awarded the transportation and Installation of a 410t subsea production manifold at a depth of 1643m off the coast of Israel for the Leviathan development. Technip is preparing for a project including a …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Vessels