IOG awards Phase I EPCI contract

British energy company Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has ordered two offshore platforms from Dutch yard HSM Offshore BV. The company has awarded the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract for two platforms which will...


Leading port authorities to cooperate on MASS standards

Under the auspices of the Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS) Port Network, established in Singapore, port authorities from China, South Korea, Japan, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Singapore and Rotterdam are to collaborate on the drawing up of...


Intellian unveils new range of GX antennas

Satellite antenna manufacturer, Intellian, has unveiled the latest addition to its GX range of antennas type-approved to work with Inmarsat’s Global Xpress Ka-band VSAT network. The 65cm GX60NX terminal is the smallest in the range and is designed...


Taiwan’s first offshore installation vessel to be classed by ABS

The first floating heavy-lift offshore installation vessel to be built in Taiwan, the 216.5m-long Green Jade, is to be classed by ABS. The vessel, ordered by CDWE, a joint venture between Taiwan’s CSBC and Belgium marine engineering group DEME, will...

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FSG gets a lifeline

Businesses linked to Lars Windhorst’s Tennor Holding are involved in a transferred reorganisation of Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) which had earlier applied for insolvency under German law. The reorganisation will include the transfer of...


Van Oord wins EPCI contract for Dutch wind farm

Rotterdam-headquartered marine engineering contractor, Van Oord, has won a contract to provide the Balance of Plant scope for the Hollandse Kust (Noord) offshore wind farm. It follows the announcement that CrossWind – a joint venture between Shell...

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