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
Maersk Drilling named preferred contractor by Wintershall Noordzee B.V.

Maersk Drilling named preferred contractor by Wintershall Noordzee B.V.

Maersk Drilling and Wintershall Noordzee B.V. have extended their previous cooperation in a new agreement which gives Maersk Drilling the status of preferred contractor to Wintershall Noordzee B.V.’s offshore …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Curious
Aeolus Energy with agreement on SOV design to ULSTEIN - First Jones Act compliant offshore wind vessel

Aeolus Energy with agreement on SOV design to ULSTEIN - First Jones Act compliant offshore wind vessel

Florida based Aeolus Energy Inc. awarded Ulstein the design contract to develop the first ever Jones Act compliant offshore wind Service Operations Vessel (SOV). Based on Ulstein’s proven SX195 design, a customized …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Vessels
ACCC: Port of Newcastle to reduce charge for Glencore

ACCC: Port of Newcastle to reduce charge for Glencore

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has finalised its arbitration of a dispute between Glencore Coal Assets Australia Pty Ltd (Glencore) and Port of Newcastle Operations Pty Ltd (PNO) about terms …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Curious
Louis Dreyfus Launches Wind Of Change, First SOV for Ørsted

Louis Dreyfus Launches Wind Of Change, First SOV for Ørsted

The LOUIS DREYFUS ARMATEURS Group (LDA) announced Saturday the launching of WIND OF CHANGE, Company’s first service operation vessel dedicated to the maintenance of offshore wind farms for the Danish giant …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Hamburg and St. Petersburg strengthen cooperation

Hamburg and St. Petersburg strengthen cooperation

More than 250 participants had the opportunity to nurture and deepen the good relationship between Hamburg and St Petersburg at the Port Evening staged by Port of Hamburg in St Petersburg. Since 1957 Hamburg and St …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

After the successful commissioning of Service Operations Vessel (SOV) Bibby WaveMaster 1, Damen Shipyards started building its successor Bibby WaveMaster Horizon, purpose-built for the transfer and accommodation of …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
AAL Shipping Completed a 90-day ‘One-Ship-Solution’ for Major AUS Oil Production Project

AAL Shipping Completed a 90-day ‘One-Ship-Solution’ for Major AUS Oil Production Project

Executed with optimum efficiency and safety, AAL has performed a 3-month off-shore pipe haul and ship-to-ship (S-T-S) operation for the Greater Enfield Project – a subsea oil production project located in Exmouth, …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Steel cutting ceremony for Ulstein SX195 design offshore wind vessel for Bernhard Schulte

Steel cutting ceremony for Ulstein SX195 design offshore wind vessel for Bernhard Schulte

The steel cutting ceremony of yard number 315, the next offshore wind vessel for Bernhard Schulte, was carried out on 10 Sept 2018. Steel cutting is considered as first step of a newbuild project. The Service Operation …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Fincantieri Extends Cooperation with China

Fincantieri Extends Cooperation with China

Fincantieri and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) are extending their industrial cooperation over and above their joint venture dedicated to building the first Chinese built cruise ships. The extended …
Aug 29, 2018 /  Finance