Uptime International enters into two new contracts with Island Offshore for walk to work gangways

Uptime International enters into two new contracts with Island Offshore for walk to work gangways

Uptime International has entered into two new contracts with Norwegian based Island Offshore. First delivery contains of a rental agreement of an Uptime 23,4m active motion compensated gangway for a 7-month period, …
Nov 5, 2018 /  Curious
First Damen Fast Crew Supplier with motion-compensated gangway system enters service

First Damen Fast Crew Supplier with motion-compensated gangway system enters service

First transfers took place in Gulf of Guinea in late March The partnership between Damen Shipyards Group and Ampelmann to extend the benefits of motion-compensated gangway systems to fast crew supply vessels has reached …
May 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Wagenborg’s W2W ERRV Blue Queen fitted with Ampelmann gangway

Wagenborg’s W2W ERRV Blue Queen fitted with Ampelmann gangway

Recently an Ampelmann gangway system was installed on 'Blue Queen', a Walk to Work vessel from the Wagenborg Offshore fleet. With this motion compensated unit offshore crews will be transferred safely from the vessel to …
Feb 16, 2018 /  Vessels
VOS Stone mobilised with Ampelmann A-400 gangway system

VOS Stone mobilised with Ampelmann A-400 gangway system

Vroon Offshore Services and Ampelmann announced earlier today that VOS Stone, latest addition to Vroon’s offshore-support fleet, will be mobilised with an Ampelmann A-400 gangway system to engage in walk-to-work …
Jan 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Safe transfer of Jumbo personnel via SMST gangway

Safe transfer of Jumbo personnel via SMST gangway

Recently SMST’s gangway was installed on board Jumbo’s DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel (HLCV), Fairplayer. The gangway, the SMST Telescopic Access Bridge M Series, makes sure that the Jumbo personnel walks …
Dec 5, 2017 /  Curious
Video: Optimizing gangway uptime - How Aquarius Brasil uses ABB Marine software

Video: Optimizing gangway uptime - How Aquarius Brasil uses ABB Marine software

Offshore support vessel Aquarius Brasil operates in challenging conditions off the coast of Brazil. Hundreds of workers live on the vessel and walk to the rig for their shift. Keeping the gangway open is vital to …
May 29, 2017 /  Curious
Vroon and Barge Master team up on Next-Generation Walk-to-Work Vessel

Vroon and Barge Master team up on Next-Generation Walk-to-Work Vessel

Vroon has announced that walk-to-work vessel VOS Start is to be equipped with the brand-new Barge Master Gangway. This unique combination will enable safe and efficient transfer of personnel and …
Oct 20, 2016 /  Vessels
Curious to Know and See: Safe transfer of personnel at sea

Curious to Know and See: Safe transfer of personnel at sea

Walk to work campaign for MODEC’s FSO MV15 Cidade de Macae in the Campos Basin, offshore Brazil, with the Boskalis anchor handling tug (AHT) Smit Nicobar and Ampelmann E-GXXL gangway. Image: …
Mar 9, 2016 /  Curious