Offshore

Offshore

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,…

27.01.2022
Offshore

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…

20.01.2022
Offshore

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,…

18.01.2022
Offshore

Innovative crew transfer vessel with suspension system

The newly founded German shipbuilding company Wallaby Boats GmbH (WB) says it wants to build the world's first crew transfer vessel/daughter craft (CTV/DC) with a suspension system. Owned by WB and operated by Offcon GmbH – both companies are based…

15.04.2021
Offshore

Bureau Veritas completes Ghana LNG classification project

Bureau Veritas (BV) has completed classification of the newly built Torman LNG floating regasification unit (FRU) at Tema Port in Ghana. The import facility, developed by Luxembourg-headquartered Gasfin, involves both the FRU and a Moss-type floating…

30.03.2021
Offshore

Awind aims to take a lead in offshore

Norwegian company Awind AS has signed newbuilding contracts for two wind farm support vessels with Chinese yard China Merchants Industry in Hong Kong. Awind AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Integrated Wind Solutions AS (IWS), said the order is for…

18.03.2021
Offshore

Aibel to provide converter platform

Norwegian fabrication yard Aibel has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for an offshore wind platform. The contract is from Britain’s Dogger Bank Wind Farm to build the converter platform for the third phase of…

04.03.2021

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