Sailing the Seven Seas

Have you ever thought about the first journey of a ship, her maiden voyage from the shipyard to its owner?

Shell Orders FPSO for Penguins Field

Shell has decided to order a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for its Penguins field.

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Bourbon Partners Up with Bureau Veritas on Automation

Bourbon has teamed up with Bureau Veritas on development and deployment of automation technology.

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MODEC Finds Partners for Brazil's FPSO Charter Project

MODEC inks deals with four compatriots to partner up on the FPSO charter project for the Sepia Area off Brazil.

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BW Offshore Extends Contract for FPSO Polvo

BW Offshore has secured a one-year extension for the lease and operation of the FPSO Polvo.

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Saudi Arabia's New Maritime Yard JV Launched

Saudi Aramco, HHI, Bahri, and Lamprell Plc launch their International Maritime Industries joint venture.

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Chemical Tanker Rams into Oil Platform in North Sea

Chemical tanker Elsa Essberger collided on New Year's Eve with an offshore oil platform in the Dutch North Sea.

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BW Catcher FPSO Produces First Oil

The first oil from the BW Catcher FPSO unit was produced on December 23, 2017.

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SBM Offshore Seals USD 720 Mn Loan for FPSO Liza

SBM Offshore has completed the project financing of FPSO Liza for a total of USD 720 million.

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Modec Wins FPSO Construction Gig from Libra Consortium

Modec has been hired by a Petrobras-led Libra consortium to build and operate an FPSO vessel.

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Video: Teekay’s Petrojarl I FPSO Revamped

Aibel AS shipyard in Norway has completed the upgrade of Teekay Offshore's Petrojarl I FPSO.

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KNOT Offshore Partners Takes Brasil Knutsen

KNOT Shuttle Tankers has acquired Brasil Knutsen, a shuttle tanker.

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Spotted: Blue Queen Readies for Conversion

Blue Queen, a standard platform supply vessel, will be converted to W2W ERRV.

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Video: Giant Spar Platform Mated off Norway

A dual vessel float-over operation of the Aasta Hansteen topside has been completed off Norway.

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Maersk's Focus Switch Prompts Moody's Rating Review

Maersk's separation of energy companies from its core business might drive its rating downgrade, according to Moody's.

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World's Largest Semi-Submersible Crane Vessel in the Making

China Merchants Industry Holdings has won a contract for construction of a 'revolutionary' semi-submersible crane vessel.

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Keppel Nabs USD 96 Mn in Contracts

Keppel Offshore & Marine has won projects worth a combined value of approximately USD 96.1 million.

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Jumbo Inks LoI for LNG-Powered Heavy Lift Vessel

Jumbo signed a Letter of Intent with China Merchants Industry Holdings for the engineering and construction of a ...

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Worker Dies after Falling from Maersk Drilling Rig off Norway

A worker has passed away following a fall on Thursday from the Maersk Interceptor jack-up drilling rig, off Norway.

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Excelerate Energy Buys Exmar’s Share in FSRU Quartet

Excelerate Energy has bought out 50 percent stake in four FSRUs from Belgium's Exmar NV.

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V.Ships Offshore Takes FSO under Management

V.Ships Offshore wins ship management contract for the floating storage and offloading vessel Pertamina Abherka.

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Worker Dies Aboard Petrobras' Drillship

A worker died on board one of the drillships operated by Brazil’s oil and gas producer Petrobras. The ...

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Tanker Market to Ride Out Another Year of OPEC Cuts

Aimed at rebalancing the oil market, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), joined by non-member ...

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Libra FPSO Starts Charter Contract in Santos Basin

The floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit Pioneiro de Libra has achieved first oil and started a ...

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SBM Offshore Settles Bribery Case, Agrees to Pay USD 238 Mn

Netherlands-based SBM Offshore and its US subsidiary have agreed to resolve criminal charges involving bribes in ...

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Hoegh LNG Pulls the Plug on FSRU Charter Deal with GEI

Owner and operator of floating LNG import terminals Höegh LNG Holdings has terminated the 20-year charter contract ...

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Ophir Opts for Alternative Financing for Fortuna FLNG

Africa’s first deepwater FLNG project situated in Equatorial Guinea, Fortuna FLNG, has been faced with some ...

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