Maersk Supply unveils offshore charging buoys to save emissions

A.P. Moller-Maersk subsidiary, Maersk Supply Service (MSS), has launched Stillstrom – an offshore charging system to provide renewable power for idle vessels at offshore wind farms, in ports, and at other operational hubs. MSS describes Stillstrom,…


BV to certify first floating wind farm in Celtic Sea

Classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) is to certify the Erebus wind farm, the first floating facility off the Welsh coast in the Celtic Sea. The farm, due to be commissioned in 2026, lies some 44 km off the Pembrokeshire coast in waters about…


World’s first large-scale floating wind projects planned in Scotland

Energy major Shell and ScottishPower plan the world’s first large-scale floating wind farms off the east and north-east coast of Scotland. Two joint ventures – MarramWind and CampionWind – will generate 3 GW and 2 GW of energy respectively,…


WTIV design tailored for offshore windpark installations

Danish marine architect Knud E. Hansen has developed a new design for a wind turbine installation vessel of 155.4m length. The new Atlas A class vessel will be able to carry four new-generation 14-MW wind turbines and aims to achieve cost-effective…


Hydrogen-ready CSOV takes to the water at Gondan

A hydrogen-ready commissioning service operation vessel (CSOV) being built at the Spanish shipyard, Gondan, in Figueras has just been launched. Under construction for Norway’s Edda Wind AS, the CSOV is the fourteenth ship built for companies related…


Keppel O&M awarded AiP by DNV for digital asset support

Singapore-based Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has been awarded Approval in Principle by DNV for its proprietary AssetCare system. This consists of a range of digital services to support assets over their lifecycle. The AiP follows an earlier…


Maersk upscales in Norway

Maersk Supply Service (MSS) is to strengthen its Norwegian operation by registering one of its anchor handlers under the Norwegian flag, hiring a Norwegian crew, and opening an office in Bergen. The company’s strategy is to take up opportunities in…




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