Processing topside leaves Samsung Heavy Industries yard ready for Johan Sverdrup

Processing topside leaves Samsung Heavy Industries yard ready for Johan Sverdrup

Fully assembled and tested, the topside for the Johan Sverdrup processing platform is leaving the Samsung Heavy Industries yard on time, below budget and with no serious incidents. Caption: The Johan Sverdrup …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Transport: Three platforms installed offshore U.A.E. within 5 weeks

COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Transport: Three platforms installed offshore U.A.E. within 5 weeks

COSCO SHIPPING Specialized and DNV GL have completed the installation of three topsides as part of the NASR Full Field Development Package-2 Project, offshore United Arab Emirates. The Separation Platform (~11,000MT), …
Oct 25, 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
SBM Offshore puts safety in the limelight as topsides construction kicks off for Liza FPSO (Video)

SBM Offshore puts safety in the limelight as topsides construction kicks off for Liza FPSO (Video)

SBM Offshore announced earlier today that the first-steel cut event has officially kicked off work for the construction of the topsides for the Liza floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel project at …
Feb 22, 2018 /  Vessels
Boskalis completes successful Aasta Hansteen float-over installation (Video)

Boskalis completes successful Aasta Hansteen float-over installation (Video)

Early yesterday morning Boskalis successfully completed an impressive dual vessel float-over operation of the Aasta Hansteen topside. Over the last number of years Boskalis through its subsidiary Dockwise, has played a …
Dec 12, 2017 /  Curious
Pioneering Spirit sets world lifting record with Shell Brent Delta topsides removal (Video)

Pioneering Spirit sets world lifting record with Shell Brent Delta topsides removal (Video)

Allseas’ dynamically positioned single-lift installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel Pioneering Spirit set a world lifting record with the safe and successful removal of Shell UK’s 24,000 t Brent …
May 2, 2017 /  Vessels
Giant ‘Pioneering Spirit’ Moves One Step Closer to Delivery

Giant ‘Pioneering Spirit’ Moves One Step Closer to Delivery

Allseas’ has successfully completed commissioning of the Topsides lift system and the major part of the harbour test programme of the single-lift installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel Pioneering …
Aug 2, 2016 /  Vessels
Boskalis acquires USD 40 million contract for transporting Johan Sverdrup platform modules

Boskalis acquires USD 40 million contract for transporting Johan Sverdrup platform modules

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a contract by Samsung Heavy Industries for the transportation of the three topside modules of the riser platform and the topside of the processing platform for …
Apr 1, 2016 /  Vessels