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FUGRO integrades and rebrands UK based geotetechnical specialists

FUGRO integrades and rebrands UK based geotetechnical specialists
Fugro GeoServices works worldwide undertaking site investigation and marine construction support projects in challenging conditions. The renaming completes the integration of key UK specialists – Fugro Seacore, Fugro Engineering Services, EM Drilling, Fugro Loadtest, Fugro Instrumentation &...
October 1st, 2015 | Company Profiles, Drill ships, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO provides integrity monitoring system for Berkut Oil platform

FUGRO provides integrity monitoring system for Berkut Oil platform
Fugro delivered a bespoke structural monitoring system for Exxon Neftegas Ltd., as operator for, and on behalf of, the Sakhalin-1 Consortium, to monitor the structural integrity of its Berkut oil platform in the Arkutun Dagi field. Located on the North-East coast of Sakhalin island in the Russian Far...
July 13th, 2015 | Drill ships, Energy | Read More

HFW Briefing: Argentine judge orders seizure of assets of oil drillers operating in the Falkland Islands

HFW Briefing: Argentine judge orders seizure of assets of oil drillers operating in the Falkland Islands
Paul Dean, partner Holman Fenwick Willan On 27 June 2015 a Federal Judge of Tierra del Fuego, Lilian Herraez, ordered the seizure of goods and assets, worth US$156, 432, 000, of companies alleged to be involved in the illegal exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons off the Falkland Islands. The...
June 30th, 2015 | Drill ships, Energy, Legal, Seizures | Read More

FUGRO and CROSS Group awarded multi well GoM contract

FUGRO and CROSS Group awarded multi well GoM contract
The “Fugro Synergy” Fugro’s dynamically positioned multi-purpose drilling, well intervention and geotechnical vessel,  Fugro Synergy, is proving her capabilities on a multi well intervention campaign which recently started in the Gulf of Mexico. The campaign involves utilisation of a top...
June 29th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Drill ships, Energy, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO supports Alvheim well tie-in project

FUGRO supports Alvheim well tie-in project
Online display of wave time series graphs at Alvheim FieldNorway Fugro is providing wave measurements to support construction operations at an improved oil recovery (IOR) project on the Norwegian continental shelf, around 225 kilometres west of Stavanger. The subsea infrastructure on the Alvheim field...
June 24th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Drill ships, Energy, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry | Read More

ABS to Class Newbuild Semisubmersible, Liftboat

ABS to Class Newbuild Semisubmersible, Liftboat
Baoham Offshore General Manager Xu Jun and President and COO of ABS Greater China Division Eric Kleess sign the class award contract for a newbuild semi and liftboat at ABS world headquarters in Houston. (Image courtesy of ABS) Baoham Offshore (HK) Ltd. has selected ABS to provide classification services...
June 16th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops
Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism in the Scottish Government on his tour around the show proving that seeing products and meeting people is what events are all about All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference, proved it could pull out all the stops...
May 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Finance, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Markets, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Cyprus looks to offshore energy prospects as ‘game-changer, ‘…

Cyprus looks to offshore energy prospects as ‘game-changer, ‘…
His Excellency Euripides Evriviades, Lithuanian Ambassador Asta Skaisgirytė Liauskiené, and London Academy of Diplomacy director Dr Joseph Mifsud. Cyprus looks to offshore energy prospects as ‘game-changer, ’ High Commissioner Evriviades tells London Academy of Diplomacy,  By James Brewer Exploitation...
May 4th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Gas, Jobs, LNG, LPG, Markets, Military, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Story of the Week, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO sets water depth record for seafloor drills

FUGRO sets water depth record for seafloor drills
Fugro’s seafloor drill recently set a new water depth record in the Gulf of Mexico Fugro has set a new seafloor drill water depth record of 2, 923 metres (9, 589 feet) while completing a combined sampling and piezocone penetration testing (PCPT) borehole to 62 metres (203 feet) below the seafloor....
April 23rd, 2015 | Drill ships, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO completes of one offshore wind industry’s…

FUGRO completes of one offshore wind industry’s…
MV Bucentaur FUGRO COMPLETES OF ONE OF OFFSHORE WIND INDUSTRY’S LARGEST EVER GEOTECHNICAL CAMPAIGNS AT HORNSEA PROJECT ONE Fugro has successfully completed one of the largest seabed investigation campaigns in the history of the offshore wind industry in preparation for DONG Energy’s 1.2 gigawatt...
April 23rd, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…
mv Bucentaur FUGRO PROVIDES CRUCIAL INFORMATION FOR WIND FARM DEVELOPERS IN THE NETHERLANDS Fugro has been contracted by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, to execute the geotechnical site investigation and geological modelling of sites I and II of the future...
April 15th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Deadline Extension for the Offshore Licensing Round of Greece

Deadline Extension for the Offshore Licensing Round of Greece
We would like to inform you, from a relevant communique, that it has been officially announced by the Minister of Reconstruction of Production, Environment & Energy that the application deadline for offers’ submission regarding the Call for Tenders: Exploration for and Exploitation of Hydrocarbons...
April 6th, 2015 | Associations, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Gas, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Politics and Government | Read More

FUGRO provides ROV systems and innovative tooling…

FUGRO provides ROV systems and innovative tooling…
FUGRO PROVIDES ROV SYSTEMS AND INNOVATIVE TOOLING FOR NEW TOTAL CONTRACT Fugro has been awarded a five-year contract with an estimated value of USD 100 million by Total E&P Congo. The agreement is for ROV services and remote subsea tooling in the Moho Nord field, situated around 75 kilometres off...
April 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Drill ships, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO brings expertise to 2015 Arctic Technology Conference

FUGRO brings expertise to 2015 Arctic Technology Conference
Fugro will present its survey and geotechnical capabilities at the 2015 Arctic Technology Conference (ATC), scheduled for 23-25 March, at the Bella Centre in Copenhagen, Denmark. As part of the technical programme, Fugro representatives William Haneberg and Don Ventura will speak on topics related to...
March 19th, 2015 | Arctic Shipping, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Exhibitions, Gas, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

On Greece O&G: Negative Outlook For Licensing Rounds

On Greece O&G: Negative Outlook For Licensing Rounds
Marina S. Petroleka Negative Outlook For Licensing Rounds by Marina S. Petroleka, Head of Energy & Infrastructure Research at BMI Research.  Below and above-ground risks have deterred international participation in the Western Greece Onshore Licensing round. We expect an equally lacklustre result...
March 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Comment, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Gas, Insight, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Supply ships | Read More

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 22 Feb. 2015

Ship Efficiency Weekly – The Essential News – 22 Feb. 2015
In the News: Private Equity To Keep Shipping Afloat? Singapore MPA and ClassNK to Cooperate on Ship Safety and Sustainable Technologies Geneva Talks Target Shipping Emissions Cap by 2020 Scrubber Sales Impacted By Cheaper Low-Sulphur Fuel IMO Details Cases of Non-Compliant “ECA”...
February 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, HR, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

EIRA’s double special – Energy coverage at its best!

EIRA’s double special – Energy coverage at its best!
Donna Hatzioannou Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) double Newsletters for January and February 2015 are now available herebelow and given the importance of the issues covered, we eagerly expect to read your comments, evaluation  and points. Energy to all intents and purposes, as the latest...
February 17th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Organisations, Politics and Government, Press and Media, Stock Markets, Supply ships | Read More

Rowan Takes Delivery of Third Drillship Built Using ISQM

Rowan Takes Delivery of Third Drillship Built Using ISQM
Rowan Reliance The completion of the Rowan Reliance drillship marks the third successful delivery of high-specification units built at HHI using the ABS ISQM process. (Houston) ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the global offshore industry, continues to improve construction and...
February 13th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Record number sign-up for All-Energy 2015 as registration opens

Record number sign-up for All-Energy 2015 as registration opens
Both Professor Sir Jim McDonald and Fergus Ewing MSP (seen here meeting in the aisles at All-Energy 2014) will be amongst the opening plenary session speakers on 6 May. Well over 500 people from over 20 countries registered to attend All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and sustainable energy exhibition...
February 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Coastal Shipping, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Supply ships, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ABS Awards AIP for Next-generation HD12000 Drillship

ABS Awards AIP for Next-generation HD12000 Drillship
Ken Richardson Innovative hull design improves versatility, strength and load capabilities for ultra-deep water and harsh conditions. (Houston) ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the global offshore industry, has awarded approval in principle (AIP) for Hyundai Heavy Industries’...
January 20th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, Drill ships, Energy | Read More

Damen contracts large EPC redeployment upgrade for Teekay Petrojarl FPSO

Damen contracts large EPC redeployment upgrade for Teekay Petrojarl FPSO
The Petrojarl I Teekay Petrojarl contracts Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam for the ‘EPC Redeployment Upgrade’ of its FPSO Petrojarl I Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam (DSR), part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC), has been awarded an EPC contract by Petrojarl I LLC for the upgrade of its FPSO Petrojarl...
December 20th, 2014 | Drill ships, Energy, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sevan Marine’s cylindrical hull for FLNG

Sevan Marine’s cylindrical hull for FLNG
Following the slides presentation by Lars Odeskaug, Chief Operating Officer at Sevan Marine in Norway, at the RINA’s London branch event last Thursday 27 November 2014, one of the best ever events of its kind, we bring you an excellent account on the cylindrical hulls for FNLG.s by the speaker:  Background In...
December 2nd, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Shipyard risks described to IUMI as Asia-Pacific expertise builds in offshore construction

Shipyard risks described to IUMI as Asia-Pacific expertise builds in offshore construction
Samsung Heavy Industries newbuilding success: FPSO Bonga Shipyard risks described to IUMI as Asia-Pacific expertise builds in offshore construction,  By James Brewer A call for a closer look at the huge shipyard risks associated with giant energy construction projects has been made by two of the leading...
November 30th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Sevan Cylindrical high technology in FLNG

Sevan Cylindrical high technology in FLNG
Lars Odeskaug presenting his slides supported paper At a full house at ABS’ Auditorium earlier tonight RINA’s London Branch organised a rare presentation on advanced shipbuilding within the sphere of oil gas and LNG exploration. The slides presentation was delivered by Lars Odeskaug, Chief Operating...
November 27th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, Environment, HR, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

FUGRO awarded one of offshore wind…

FUGRO awarded one of offshore wind…
MV Bucentaur FUGRO AWARDED ONE OF OFFSHORE WIND INDUSTRY’S LARGEST EVER GEOTECHNICAL CONTRACTS Fugro has been awarded a contract for one of the largest seabed investigation campaigns in the history of the offshore wind industry by DONG Energy. Worth £13 million, the contract covers geotechnical...
November 24th, 2014 | Drill ships, Energy, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More