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
TORM establishes JV with Guangzhou Shipyard International and ME Production to manufacture scrubbers to reduce sulfur

TORM establishes JV with Guangzhou Shipyard International and ME Production to manufacture scrubbers to reduce sulfur

TORM plc (TORM) has established a joint venture with ME Production, a leading scrubber manufacturer, and Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI), which is part of the China State Shipbuilding Corporation group. The joint …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Vessels
FPSO Dhirubhai-1: Expiry of the charter contract and future employment opportunities

FPSO Dhirubhai-1: Expiry of the charter contract and future employment opportunities

The FPSO Dhirubhai-1, which is owned by Ocean Yield ASA's (Ocean Yield) subsidiary Aker Floating Production AS (AFP) has been operating on a 10-year charter contract with Reliance Industries Limited (Reliance Industries) …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Vessels
COSCO SHIPPING Specialized Carriers awarded contract to transport Vito FPU to the Gulf of Mexico

COSCO SHIPPING Specialized Carriers awarded contract to transport Vito FPU to the Gulf of Mexico

COSCO SHIPPING Specialized has been awarded a transportation contract by Shell for the Vito floating production unit (FPU). The integrated Vito FPU will be fabricated in Singapore and then transported to the Gulf of …
Jun 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Nautilus Minerals Seafloor Production Vessel Launched

Nautilus Minerals Seafloor Production Vessel Launched

Nautilus Minerals Inc. (Nautilus) announces that its production support vessel was today launched at the Mawei shipyard in China. The vessel will be used by Nautilus and its partner, Eda Kopa (Solwara) Limited at the …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Nautilus vessel construction surpasses 75%

Nautilus vessel construction surpasses 75%

Nautilus Minerals Inc. (TSX:NUS, OTC:NUSMF, Nautilus) announced earlier today an update on the status of construction of its Production Support Vessel and associated equipment, to be used by Nautilus and its partner, Eda …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Statoil awarded new production licences on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

Statoil awarded new production licences on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

In connection with the Award in Predefined Areas (APA) for 2017 Statoil has been offered interests in 31 exploration licences on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS), 17 of these as operator, and 14 as a …
Jan 17, 2018 /  Curious
Gazprom developing liquefied natural gas business amid rising demand

Gazprom developing liquefied natural gas business amid rising demand

The Gazprom Board of Directors took note of the information about the prospects of the shale gas and LNG sectors around the world, as well as the opportunities and threats facing the Company. It was noted that, …
Dec 22, 2017 /  Curious
Buchan Alpha arrives in Shetland for disposal

Buchan Alpha arrives in Shetland for disposal

The Buchan Alpha oil production vessel has arrived safely in Lerwick, Shetland for disposal.   A semi-submersible moored floating production vessel, weighing 12,000 tonnes, Buchan Alpha was built in 1973 as a …
Aug 15, 2017 /  Curious
Wood Group renews and extends North Sea contract with Premier Oil

Wood Group renews and extends North Sea contract with Premier Oil

Wood Group has been awarded a $50 million contract with Premier Oil, to deliver topside operations and maintenance services to the Balmoral floating production vessel (FPV) in the Central North Sea and the …
Mar 27, 2017 /  Curious