Construction of French wind farm substation confirmed

A consortium around French yard Chantiers de l’Atlantique has received confirmation of an order for an offshore wind farm substation and other equipment. Customer is a group led by French power group EDF Renouvelables and the contract is to design,...

Shipbuilding, Offshore

Catamaran CTVs under construction in China

Chinese yard AFAI Southern Shipyard has an order for two hybrid catamaran crew transfer vessels (CTV) for Danish offshore operator MHO-Co. Construction has already started. The vessels have been designed by the shipping company in cooperation with...


Ulstein delivers third SOV to Bernard Schulte

Ulstein Verft has delivered the service operation vessel (SOV) Windea Jules Verne to Bernard Schulte Offshore GmbH. It is the third SOV to be built for the German company and, like its sisterships, has been built to an Ulstein SX195 design with a...

Covid-19 Update, Offshore

ABS Group expands remote capabilities

ABS Group of Companies, Inc. is expanding its remote process safety management (PSM) capabilities for facility owners to help the Oil, Gas and Chemical industries maintain effective and efficient safety management for critical assets and operations....


Penta Ocean Construction and DEME Offshore sign MoU

Japan’s Penta-Ocean Construction Co, Ltd., a marine contractor, and DEME Offshore of Belgium, an offshore marine engineering company, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work together in the construction of offshore wind farms in...


Svitzer wins ten-year towage service extension

The Sakhalin Energy Investment Company (SEIC), a consortium that is developing and managing the Sakhalin-II oil and gas export facility, has extended Svitzer’s terminal towage contract for another ten years with effect from November 2022. The Maersk...


Rystad: world oil storage full within months

Oslo-based analyst Rystad Energy warned on Friday that global storage capacity for crude oil and products could run out within months. The firm estimates that there are already about 7.2 billion barrels in storage, including 1.3 to 1.4 billion...




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