DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000's digital twin

DNV GL supplies ShipManager Hull software to realize Saipem 7000's digital twin

Saipem, the energy and infrastructure solution provider, is implementing DNV GL’s hull planned maintenance system, ShipManager Hull, based on 3D digital twins of crane and pipelaying vessels. Digital twin for …
Aug 14, 2019 /  Curious
Successful heavy lift for Dvalin in the Norwegian Sea

Successful heavy lift for Dvalin in the Norwegian Sea

3,500 tonne lift onto an existing platform is one of the largest in the history of the shelf Major milestone for the Dvalin field development project After a major construction phase, the 3,500 tonne Dvalin module …
Aug 6, 2019 /  Curious
Saipem to establish a spool-base in the US Gulf of Mexico

Saipem to establish a spool-base in the US Gulf of Mexico

Saipem will establish a spool-base on Greenwood Island, Pascagoula, Mississippi. A spool-base is a facility which allows long lengths of pipe to be welded together before reeling them onto a pipelay vessel. The Saipem …
Aug 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Saipem: New contracts in offshore drilling in Romania and Abu Dhabi worth over 160 million USD

Saipem: New contracts in offshore drilling in Romania and Abu Dhabi worth over 160 million USD

Scarabeo 9 and the Perro Negro 8 respectively will be the vessels involved Saipem has been awarded new contracts in offshore drilling in Romania and Abu Dhabi worth over 160 million USD. According to one contract, …
Jul 26, 2019 /  Curious
Saipem awarded new offshore drilling contracts totalling over 200mln USD

Saipem awarded new offshore drilling contracts totalling over 200mln USD

Saipem has been awarded new contracts in Offshore Drilling in Norway and Middle East totalling over 200 million USD. One contract was signed with the German company Wintershall for the drilling of 2 wells plus 2 …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Second shipment of Liza Phase One undersea pipes arrives

Second shipment of Liza Phase One undersea pipes arrives

Italian firm Saipem, one of the Prime Contractors for ExxonMobil Guyana and its joint venture partners HESS and CNOOC Nexen, has brought in its second shipment of 2,684 pipes for the Liza Phase One project timetabled to …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Curious
SAIPEM 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade

SAIPEM 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade

The Saipem 7000, one of the largest semi-submersible crane and pipelaying vessels in the world, has arrived at Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) for a major upgrade of its current DP3 system to meet the new closed ring DP3 …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Saipem sings new offshore E&C contract in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo worth approx 400 mln USD in total

Saipem sings new offshore E&C contract in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo worth approx 400 mln USD in total

Saipem has signed new Offshore E&C contracts in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo. The overall value of the contracts is approximately 400 million USD. In Azerbaijan, Total has awarded a SURF …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Vessels
PETROLIS awarded contract by SAIPEM to provide the mooring and hook up operation teams on the second KAOMBO FPSO in Angola

PETROLIS awarded contract by SAIPEM to provide the mooring and hook up operation teams on the second KAOMBO FPSO in Angola

Following successful completion of such activities on the FPSO Kaombo Norte, Petrolis was contracted to perform FPSO mooring activities, SURF assistance activities, and FPSO hook-up activities offshore of the FPSO Kaombo …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
ALP Future Class Assisting the Kaombo Project (Video)

ALP Future Class Assisting the Kaombo Project (Video)

ALP will continue to support Interoil/Saipem with the SURF scope after completing the tow-assist and station keeping services of the KAOMBO Norte FPSO. Earlier this year, ALP Maritime Services (ALP) announced that …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Vessels