Image of the Day: Platforms Resting in the Sun

Image of the Day: Platforms Resting in the Sun

The image shows two platforms located in the Golden Eagle and Peregrine fields resting in the sun taken from offshore supply vessel Ocean Tay. Nexen Petroleum’s Golden Eagle Area Development (GEAD) project includes ...

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ICS: Oil Pollution Compensation Regime Threatened

IOPCF Wind Up Threatens Current Regime

The smooth running of the well-established global regime for compensation from oil pollution from ships may be ...

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Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine, has secured a USD 696 ...

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Interview: Offshore Ports – The Way Forward

Khalifa Port

Thinking outside the box has sprung a myriad of innovations throughout history and it is what is keeping us “alive ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Oct 6 -12)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Freight rates are likely to fall further as carriers stand firm in their reluctance to reduce capacity on the ...

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Image of the Day: Rigged Up!

Image of the Day: Rigged Up!

On October 8, 2014, Coslprospector, the fourth semi-submersible drilling rig being built for China Oilfield ...

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Keppel Wins Repeat Orders

Keppel Wins Repeat Orders

Singapore-based Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd.’s wholly owned subsidiaries Keppel Shipyard Ltd., and ...

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Craig Group’s Two ERRVs Hit the Water

Craig Group's Two ERRVs Hit the Water

Two new D-class IMT 950 Emergency Response and Rescue Vessels (ERRVs) have been launched at the Balenciaga Shipyard ...

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New Seafloor Map Reveals Mysteries of the Deep

New Seafloor Map Reveals Mysteries of the Deep

Accessing two previously untapped streams of satellite data, scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at ...

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BP Asks for Review of Gross Negligence Ruling

BP Asks for Review of Gross Negligence Decision

Oil major BP asked on Thursday a U.S. court to review the ruling that found the company “grossly ...

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UPDATE 1: Baker Fire Out. Responders Stand Down (Video)

Fire Breaks Out on board Baker Platform, Alaska

After a damage assessment team boarded the fire-striken Baker platform in Alaska to assess conditions in the fire ...

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Secondhand Dry Bulk Market Flooded by Vessels for Sale

Secondhand Dry Bulk Market Flooded by Vessels for Sale

The secondhand dry bulk market has been struck by the latest stagnation in the market and depressed charter rates. ...

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Saipem Snaps Up GoM Offshore Deals

Pemex Picks Saipem

Saipem has been awarded new offshore Engineering & Construction contracts in the Gulf of Mexico, for a total ...

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Swissco Doubles Rig Fleet

Swissco Doubles Rig Fleet

Singapore-headquartered Swissco Holdings Limited has completed the acquisition of four additional mobile offshore ...

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Skandi Santos Extends Brazil Stint

Skandi Santos Extends Brazil Stint

AKOFS Offshore, a part of recently re-named Akastor ASA (former Aker Solutions ASA), has been notified of a ...

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Nam Cheong Beefs Up Portfolio

Nam Cheong Beefs Up Portfolio

Singapore Main Board-listed Nam Cheong Limited  has sold one 5,150 bhp Anchor Handling Towing Supply Vessel (AHTS) ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Sep 22-28, 2014)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Radioactive SUV Found Aboard Carrier in Vladivostok Customs officials at the Russian port of Vladivostok held up ...

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Russia Exploring Fukushima Accident Effects

Russia Exploring Fukushima Accident Effects

Russian  research vessel ”Professor Khlyustin” sailed out from Vladivostok on a 28-day expedition to ...

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Siem Industries Takes Over FSG Shipyard

Siem Industries Takes Over FSG Shipyard

The German Shipyard Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) has found a new owner. The Norwegian controlled Siem ...

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Petronas FLNG Step Closer to Completion

Petronas FLNG Step Closer to Completion

Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) started lifting of the first topside module for floating ...

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Offshore Renewables Vessel Construction Guideline Released

Offshore Renewables Vessel Construction Guideline Released

The UK’s Crown Estate and the Energy Institute (EI) have collaborated on the development of the publication ...

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Effects of Russia Sanctions Start to Kick In

Effects of Russia Sanctions Start to Kick In

Consequences of economic sanctions imposed by the European Union against Russian companies and officials have ...

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UPDATE: Vessels Mobilizing for MH370 Underwater Search

Fugro Equator

Vessels involved in the search for the ill-fated Malaysia airlines plane, flight number MH 370 that went missing ...

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Offshore Drilling Facing Soft Market Conditions

Offshore Drilling Facing Soft Market Conditions

Five-year credit default swaps (CDS) for offshore drilling companies in North America have widened 46% over the ...

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Chouest Kicks Off B-Port Project in Brazil

Chouest Kicks Off B-Port Project in Brazil

Los Angeles-headquartered Edison Chouest Offshore has begun construction works on a logistics support base and ...

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