Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Singapore: Keppel to Deliver New FPSO to Bumi Armada

  Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard) is on track to deliver its latest Floating, Production, Storage and ...

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USA: Alpine Ocean Seismic Surveys Seize Renewable Opportunity

  Seeing U.S. renewable energy setting to sea, Alpine Ocean Seismic Surveys seized the emerging ...

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Cyprus: SeaBird Wins New Contracts for 2D Seismic Surveys

  SeaBird Exploration PLC to inform the following new 2D contracts awarded. The Osprey Explorer has been ...

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The Netherlands: Vroon Offshore Receives Delivery of ...

  Vroon Offshore  announces that yesterday, Thursday 9 June 2011, the company took delivery of VOS Vigilant.  ...

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Afren Selects RXT for Seismic Shooting Offshore Nigeria

  RXT  announces that the final contract with Afren Energy Services Ltd for acquisition of 4C seismic data ...

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USA: Incat Crowther Secures Contract to Design 45m ...

  Incat Crowther  secures a contract to design a 45m Monohull Crew Boat. The vessel will be built by Arpoador ...

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Ireland: Providence Commences 3D Seismic Acquisition ...

  Providence Resources P.l.c., the Irish oil and gas exploration and production company, whose shares are ...

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Seadrill Orders Another Semi-Tender Rig from Keppel, ...

  Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) has been awarded a US$142 million contract by Seadrill to build a repeat ...

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Norway: Farstad Shipping Wins Charter Contracts

  Farstad Shipping has been awarded the following charter contracts: AHTS Far Strait (2006, UT 712L, 14.688 ...

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Australia: Woodside Charters Two Offshore Support ...

  The Directors of Mermaid Marine Australia Ltd (MMA) announced that the company has been awarded two ...

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Gabon: Sea Trucks Wins Pipe Lay Contract from TOTAL

Sea Trucks Group (“Sea Trucks”), one of the largest and fastest growing oil and gas marine contractors in West ...

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Philippines: Otto Energy Starts 3D Seismic Data ...

Otto Energy Limited advises that it has commenced a 3D seismic data acquisition program in Service Contract 69 (SC ...

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USA: Wild Well Control Develops Oil Spills Response ...

A Houston company says it has developed a system ready to respond to oil spills worldwide using concepts engineered ...

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UK: Mersey Ports Expansion Masterplan Also Includes ...

Plans to increase the handling capacity of Mersey Ports and the Manchester Ship Canal by 70% over the next 20 years ...

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UK: Fred Olsen Orders OCTOPUS Suite of Products for Two ...

  The Norwegian company Fred Olsen Windcarrier has ordered OCTOPUS-Onboard and OCTOPUS-Office for two new ...

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Germany: Voith Turbo Marine Engineering Develops Voith ...

  Voith Turbo Marine Engineering has developed the Voith Offshore Shuttle for wind parks. Its special feature: ...

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Brazil: Chevron, DOF Subsea Ink Contract Extension for ...

  Chevron Brazil and DOF Subsea Brazil have agreed to extend the contract for “Skandi Salvadore” with one year ...

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UK: Multipurpose Installation Vessel Arrives into ...

  P&O Maritime Services announces the arrival of its Multipurpose DP2 Cable Installation vessel, the CS ...

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Brazil: Christening Ceremony for Petrobras P-56 Rig

  The christening ceremony for platform P-56 will be held today (Friday, June 3), at the BrasFELS Shipyard, in ...

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Canada: AXYS About to Ship First Commercial ...

  Victoria’s AXYS Technologies is on the verge of massive growth that could mean increasing its staff and ...

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UK: Offshore Wind Farm Plan Could Create 600 New Jobs ...

  GRIMSBY has been earmarked as the base for a firm erecting wind turbines in the North Sea – potentially ...

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USA: Wood Group Wins Jack & St. Malo Commissioning ...

  Wood Group, the international energy services company, has been granted a multi-million dollar, 42-month ...

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Fastwave Scores Brace at Subsea Energy Australia Awards

  Fastwave Communications, a developer of remote asset data acquisition systems, has scooped two out of five ...

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Brazil: InterMoor Wins Contract for Works on Papa Terra ...

  InterMoor, an Acteon company, has been awarded a contract for the installation of the drilling and ...

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South Korea: HHI Receives USD 1.12 Billion Order from ...

Hyundai Heavy Industries, the world’s biggest shipbuilder, said today it clinched a USD 1.12 billion order to build ...

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USA: Ensco Finalizes Acquisition of Pride International

  Ensco plc  announced the completion of its acquisition of Pride International, Inc. after both companies ...

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Thailand: Seadrill Wins Contract from PTTEP for Jack-up ...

  Seadrill has been awarded a new contract by PTTEP in Thailand for the jack-up rig West Leda. The assignment ...

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