Dana Gas spuds high-potential exploration well in the eastern Mediterranean in Egypt concession area

Dana Gas spuds high-potential exploration well in the eastern Mediterranean in Egypt concession area

Dana Gas PJSC, the Middle East's largest regional private sector natural gas company, Tuesday announced it has commenced drilling operations on 20 May at its Merak-1 well, offshore Egypt. The location is in 755 meters of …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Acta Marine named its third Walk to Work Construction Support Vessel in Den Helder

Acta Marine named its third Walk to Work Construction Support Vessel in Den Helder

Wednesday May 22nd, Mrs. Marianne van Oord named the vessel Acta Centaurus. Centaurus being one of the stellar constellations in the northern hemisphere. The ceremony took place in Den Helder with many guests attending …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Irving Shipbuilding yesterday released the following statement in response to Government of Canada’s announcement that the company will build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
CSV Southern Ocean reaches agreement on charter extension with McDermott

CSV Southern Ocean reaches agreement on charter extension with McDermott

As a result of the cyclone hitting the Indian coast early May, expected scope of work undertaken by the CSV Southern Ocean could not be finalized during the charter period. Caption: Offshore support vessel Southern …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Aker BP awards a six-month contract to Eidesvik’s supply vessel

Aker BP awards a six-month contract to Eidesvik’s supply vessel

Norwegian oil and gas company Aker BP has awarded Eidesvik Offshore a contract for Viking Athene vessel. Caption: Offshore Tug/Supply Ship Viking Athene - Image courtesy of Marcel Coster   Eidesvik said …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Solstad Offshore announces PSV contracts

Solstad Offshore announces PSV contracts

Equinor UK Limited (Equinor) have declared one-year options on two Solstad Offshore ASA platform supply vessel contracts. The Sea Frost and Sea Falcon (both 2013, PX105 Design) will now be on a contract until July …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
ECO-friendly shuttle tankers secure financing of innovative new VOC technology developed in Norway

ECO-friendly shuttle tankers secure financing of innovative new VOC technology developed in Norway

Teekay Offshore has secured long-term financing from the Norwegian Government for four new shuttle tankers being built at Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) in South Korea. The shuttle tankers are all equipped with a new …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Swan Hunter completes Modular Offshore Grid Cable Storage Load-in

Swan Hunter completes Modular Offshore Grid Cable Storage Load-in

Swan Hunter, along with partners DOC, have successfully completed load-in spooling operations for the Elia Modular Offshore Grid (MOG) project. The contract was awarded to load-in and store 5km of the Modular Offshore …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
The Port of Tyne is increasing their offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers

The Port of Tyne is increasing their offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers

Offshore wind could provide 30% of Britain's electricity generation by 2030, and the Port of Tyne is perfectly placed to support this growing renewable sector. Caption: Offshore construction vessel at the Port of …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
PGS and TGS Announce Torngat 3D Survey Offshore East Canada

PGS and TGS Announce Torngat 3D Survey Offshore East Canada

PGS and TGS announce the Torngat 3D MultiClient project in Offshore East Canada. Caption: Research vessel Ramform Titan - Image courtesy of Marcel Coster    Torngat 3D will cover approximately 3,287 …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels