Offshore News

Nexans Aurora Fitted With Cable Lay Equipment

Norwegian offshore shipbuilder Ulstein, constructing the Nexans Aurora cable layer for Nexans, has this week said that the installation of Maats cable laying equipment on the vessel has begun.Per Ulstein, Maats’ & Marine Fabricators’ installation team arrived on site on October 14, to begin the installation, which kicked off with the two lay wheels being fitted at the stern.

Coast Guard targets addl 40 floating assets, plans own naval architects pool

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) bared that it is planning to acquire 40 more floating assets including offshore patrol vessels similar to its biggest ship, BRP Gabriela Silang.Admiral George Ursabia, Coast Guard commandant, said they are working on the acquisition of a total of 44 water crafts that will be utilized to…

Unique Group wins multi-million-dollar COOEC saturation dive system contract in China

Unique Group has been awarded a multi-million-dollar contract by China Offshore Oil Engineering Co., Ltd (COOEC), a market leading EPCI contractor in Asia Pacific. The contract was signed at the 2nd CNOOC Global Procurement signing ceremony held on November 7th, as a part of CIIE 2019 in Shanghai, China.Under this contract…

Diaphragm Coupling Market Industry Analysis - Altra, Voith, KOP-FLEX, EKK

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The Potential Impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Patrol Boats Market Current Trends, SWOT Analysis, St

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AXIS Insurance and Kennedys Law to create marine cyber product

Re/insurer AXIS Insurance and law firm, Kennedys Law LLP have announced a collaboration for services in connection with the new AXIS Marine Cyber Insurance product.This new product will provide insurance cover for the marine shipping market to protect against cyber exposures on board vessels and onshore in shipping company…

RMT union warns of catastrophic job losses due to coronavirus

Sign up here for GlobalData's free bi-weekly Covid-19 report on the latest information your industry needs to know.UK-based offshore energy workers’ union RMT is urging the British government to help the offshore industry through the coronavirus pandemic. It says it needs help to prevent “catastrophic” job losses and skills shortages in UK offshore.

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Environmental Groups Seeks Adequate Wildlife Protection In Gulf Of Mexico - Lawsuit

WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 22nd October, 2020) Four environmental groups have filed a lawsuit against the National Marine Fisheries Service accusing the Federal agency of failing to comply with the Endangered Species Act (ESA) by inadequately assessing the environmental harm of the offshore oilindustry in the Gulf of Mexico…

UK Task Group Exercise and Engagement in Montserrat

The UK Task Group in the Caribbean assembled in Montserrat following a day of engagement activities and Disaster Relief exercises.RFA Argus spent the day conducting tasking on the British Overseas Territory of Montserrat, a volcanic island so covered in lush green vegetation that it is known as the Emerald Isle of the Caribbean.

Cultivating Talent for the Offshore Wind Era

A new, globally certified training center in Taichung is helping Taiwan develop specialized personnel and talent for its offshore wind industry.Taiwans shortage of qualified talent to work in the offshore wind business is among its chief challenges in developing the sector. Unlike many nations that have developed offshore wind…

Report: Kidnappings By Pirates up 40% in Gulf of Guinea

By Emmanuel Addeh in Abuja with agency reportKidnappings rose by 40 per cent in the Gulf of Guinea in the first nine months of this year, a report by the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) , indicated yesterday.It noted that the region off West Africas coast now accounts for 95 per cent of global maritime kidnappings,…

Increased Security Threats For Vessels Operating In The Gulf Of Guinea

BIMCO, ICS, INTERCARGO, INTERTANKO and OCIMF warns that as the dry season approaches and sea conditions abate, an increase in attacks in the Gulf of Guinea has traditionally been seen, so maritime security risks to vessels operating in the Gulf of Guinea require renewed attention.Reference:A. BMP West Africa.B. UKHO Security…

Well Completion Equipment And Services Market 2020 Global Industry Size, Detail Analysis for Busines

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Ex-SNC-Lavalin CEO Joins McDermott  | Rigzone

McDermott International Ltd has revealed that Neil Bruce has joined its board of directors.Bruce started his career in the North Sea basin with Brown and Root, then moved to Atlantic Richfield. He subsequently spent over 20 years in public company environments with Amec plc, as executive director and chief operating officer…

South Africas default trajectory is sadly that of a sinking ship

Should I take my money offshore? A question which is often asked by investors who are fearful of the South African deterioration. Without digressing into a lengthy analysis of the pros and cons of offshore investing, let’s rather consider the facts which relate to the underlying issues within the question.The graph below…

Emerson's Automation Tech for BP's Caspian Sea

Engineering services giant Emerson has won a $14 million contract to provide automation technologies for the new Azeri Central East offshore platform in the Caspian Sea, the latest development in the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli oilfield. Emerson will serve as the main automation contractor to help BP bring the fast-track project onstream in 2023.

Mobile Offshore Drilling Units(Modu) Market 2020 By Business Opportunity, Innovations, Applications,

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