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Socatra chooses Norsepower sails for MR tanker

French tanker owner and RoRo operator, Socatra, has signed a contract for Norsepower Rotor SailTM installations on board its 50,000dwt medium-range (MR) product tanker, Alcyone. The 2022-built tanker, on charter to TotalEnergies, is to have two 35m x…

26.01.2023
Shipping

LNG prices likely to remain ‘elevated’ in 2023

As energy consuming nations in Europe scramble to replace Russian gas previously pumped by pipeline, the US has provided a vital source of LNG shipped by sea. Although spot prices have eased recently, Oslo analyst Rystad Energy, has predicted that…

16.01.2023
Shipping

Marlink provides Uni-Tankers with hybrid comms network

Marlink has completed the installation of a hybrid communications network on board all ships owned by Danish tanker operator, Uni-Tankers. The setup combines high-throughput connectivity with cloud-data access, remote IT support, and cyber security.…

10.01.2023
Shipping

Ulstein Sea of Solutions develops new derrick pipelay vessel

Abu Dhabi based National Petroleum Construction Company Ltd. (NPCC) has awarded Dutch design office Ulstein Sea of Solutions the basic design contract for their new large derrick pipelay vessel DLS-4200.

22.04.2009
Shipping

StatoilHydro and Statkraft to develop offshore wind farm

The Norwegian energy companies StatoilHydro and Statkraft join forces to develop an offshore wind park off the coast of Norfolk, UK.

21.04.2009
Shipping

First turbine installed at DONG Energy’s Gunfleet Sands Offshore Wind Farm project

In the Thames Estuary off the East coast of England the first turbine was installed at the Gunfleet Sands Offshore Wind Farm project of Danish energy company DONG Energy.

17.04.2009
Shipping

Rig-build contract

Rowan Companies' manufacturing subsidiary, LeTourneau Technologies, Inc. ("LTI") has signed contracts valued at appr. US$185 million with a Brazilian construction consortium to provide the rig kit, rig design and drilling equipment for two LeTourneau Super 116E jack-up rigs.

08.04.2009

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