Archive for the ‘Underwater Shipping’ Category

Fugro performs first deepwater AUV and geotechnical site survey for Brunei Shell Petroleum

Fugro performs first deepwater AUV and geotechnical site survey for Brunei Shell Petroleum
Fugro’s first deepwater autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) site survey for Brunei Shell Petroleum Company Sdn Bhd, who praised the HSSE leadership shown throughout the campaign Fugro performs first deepwater AUV and geotechnical site survey for Brunei Shell Petroleum Fugro has successfully completed...
December 6th, 2019 | Energy, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Ocean Infinity launches third vessel

Ocean Infinity launches third vessel
Ocean Infinity launches third vessel  Addition of Normand Frontier to the fleet expands global offering Ocean Infinity, the next generation sub-sea technology and data company, is pleased to announce the successful launch of its third vessel, Normand Frontier. The vessel has now been mobilised, having...
November 15th, 2019 | Oceanology, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore

IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore
Allen Leatt IMCA’s diving heritage to the fore The International Marine Contractor’s Association (IMCA) is participating as a partner in the globally renowned Bergen International Diving Seminar in Norway on 13-14 November 2019 NUI AS is hosting the seminar on behalf of the Association...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck

Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck
The “Typhoon” Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck The official video of the October 2019 “Return to Antikythera” diving expedition at the Antikythera Wreck site. Artifacts are coming to the surface. Among them an intact amphora from Kos and timber from the ancient...
October 31st, 2019 | Archaeology, Maritime History and Museums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMCA to give opening address at the International Underwater Operations & Offshore Industry EXPO 2019 China

IMCA to give opening address at the International Underwater Operations & Offshore Industry EXPO 2019 China
Allen Leatt IMCA to give opening address at the International Underwater Operations & Offshore Industry EXPO 2019 China The International Marine Contractor’s Association’s (IMCA) Chief Executive Officer, Allen Leatt will address the opening ceremony of the fourth International Underwater...
October 31st, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Fugro awarded multi-annual marine site characterisation project off the German coast

Fugro awarded multi-annual marine site characterisation project off the German coast
Fugro Scout   Fugro awarded multi-annual marine site characterisation project off the German coast Germany’s Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (Das Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH)) has awarded Fugro a multi-annual geotechnical site investigation contract in the...
September 3rd, 2019 | Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Fugro’s targeted approach secures second seep hunting success offshore Malaysia

Fugro’s targeted approach secures second seep hunting success offshore Malaysia
Three-dimensional rendering in Fledermaus of Sarawak bathymetry showing a water column anomaly indicative of active gas seepage Fugro’s targeted approach secures second seep hunting success offshore Malaysia Fugro has successfully completed the second of three Malaysian seep hunting and geochemical...
August 29th, 2019 | Underwater Shipping | Read More

Santi Find The Eagle – 8th expedition reaps seabed wrecks data

Santi Find The Eagle –  8th expedition reaps seabed wrecks data
Expedition team Santi Find The Eagle –  8th expedition reaps seabed wrecks data On 31st July 2019 the eighth Santi Find the Eagle team expedition got underway. For the third time the crew set off from the Danish port of Thyborøn, sailing on a 27 m trawler Nemo A which was converted into a fully...
August 21st, 2019 | Maritime History and Museums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Nothing can stop the “Typhoon”…

Nothing can stop the “Typhoon”…
The “Typhoon” Nothing can stop the “Typhoon”… The Athanasios K. Laskaridis Foundation purchase of the Typhoon, a 76 meters long built in 2004 in Norway,  a specialist vessel to clean up the seas and coast lines –  even in areas which are inaccessible,  is a more than welcome...
August 11th, 2019 | Charity, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Panasonic equips exploration expedition “Under The Pole III” with rugged mobile devices

Panasonic equips exploration expedition “Under The Pole III” with rugged mobile devices
Under The Pole III has arrived in French Polynesia. After a couple of weeks of workshop with the scientists of the CRIOBE to prepare for the upcoming scientific program ”Deep Hope” focusing on mesophotic corals, the program is done in Moorea and Bora Bora is the next island to be explored. Panasonic...
July 26th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Fugro to support climate change research in the Caribbean with coastal mapping data using RAMMS technology

Fugro to support climate change research in the Caribbean with coastal mapping data using RAMMS technology
RAMMS collected imagery and bathymetry data of a coastal environment Fugro to support climate change research in the Caribbean with coastal mapping data using RAMMS technology Geo-data specialist company Fugro is embarking on a coastal mapping project in Jamaica and Haiti to support The...
June 26th, 2019 | Climate, Environment, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Fugro supports two ocean mapping initiatives with large crowd sourced bathymetry contribution

Fugro supports two ocean mapping initiatives with large crowd sourced bathymetry contribution
High-resolution crowdsourced bathymetry data collected by Fugro using multibeam echosounder systems while transiting between project locations. Fugro supports two ocean mapping initiatives with large crowd sourced bathymetry contribution Fugro recently contributed more than 110,000 square kilometres...
May 20th, 2019 | Underwater Shipping | Read More

Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell

Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell
. Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell Ocean Infinity, the next generation seabed survey and ocean exploration company, is pleased to announce that it will be supporting its partner ‘Guardian Geomatics’ on an extensive hydrographic project for Shell, the leading multinational energy company. The...
May 16th, 2019 | Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

International Diving Industry Forum Established by the World’s Key Energy Industry Diving Bodies

International Diving Industry Forum Established by the World’s Key Energy Industry Diving Bodies
Bryan McGlinchy IMCA’s Diving Manager International Diving Industry Forum Established by the World’s Key Energy Industry Diving Bodies The International Diving Industry Forum (IDIF) has been established by three key industry stakeholders – the International Marine Contractors Association...
April 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Gas, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Santi Find the Eagle Team’s expedition update at packed event in London

Santi Find the Eagle Team’s expedition update at packed event in London
From left Tomasz Stachura, Dr Benedykt Hac, Piotr Michalik. Santi Find the Eagle Team’s expedition update at packed event in London Three members of the intrepid Santi Find the Eagle team united for an event in London at Ognisko Polskie – the Polish Hearth Club in South Kensington. The team’s mission...
April 24th, 2019 | Events, Featured, Insight, Military, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre

Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre
Underwater services Trident – a Wärtsilä company further extends its underwater servicing capabilities with opening of UAE diving centre Wärtsilä Corporation, 1 April 2019 at 2.30 pm EEST Trident, a subsidiary of the technology group Wärtsilä is strengthening its underwater-related servicing...
April 1st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Major partnership announced between The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project and The Five Deeps Expedition

Major partnership announced between The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project and The Five Deeps Expedition
Victor Vescovo (left) and Dr Graham Allen sign the Memorandum of Understanding in the presence of Dr Mathias Jonas, Secretary General of the International Hydrographic Organization (Photograph: IHO) Major partnership announced between The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project and The Five Deeps...
March 11th, 2019 | Underwater Shipping | Read More

Maersk Supply Service secures second walk-to-work contract with Total Denmark

Maersk Supply Service secures second walk-to-work contract with Total Denmark
The “Maersk Involver” Maersk Supply Service secures second walk-to-work contract with Total Denmark  Newbuild vessel, Maersk Involver, has been fixed for 161 days to support maintenance of the DAN F platform located offshore Esbjerg for walk-to-walk and accommodation services. The contract...
March 11th, 2019 | Energy, News, Supply ships, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMCA publishes guidelines on the shared use of ROV sensors

IMCA publishes guidelines on the shared use of ROV sensors
Nick Hough, IMCA’s Technical Adviser, responsible for IMCA’s Health, Safety, Security & Environment Committer Potential to improve efficiency and reduce costs The International Marine Contractors Association’s(IMCA) has published ‘Guidelines for the Shared Use of Sensors for ROV...
February 14th, 2019 | Associations, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO Recognised by Marine Technology Society for industry-leading efforts to close seabed mapping data gap

FUGRO Recognised by Marine Technology Society  for industry-leading efforts to close seabed mapping data gap
David Millar accepts the MTS Compass Industrial Award as Fugro is recognised for its industry-leading efforts to close the data gap in global seabed mapping. (Image courtesy of the Marine Technology Society); Left to right: Rick Martin, Vice President, Compass Publications, Inc; David Millar, Government...
December 13th, 2018 | Awards, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Searchers for lost Polish submarine image sunken Royal Navy sub

Searchers for lost Polish submarine image sunken Royal Navy sub
Wreck of HMS Tarpon. The Santi Find the Eagle project has made renewed progress with its fifth expedition after being hit by adverse weather in September 2018. The team’s quest is for the wreck of the Polish submarine ORP Orzeł which patrolled under Royal Navy command during the Second World War. Unrelenting...
December 8th, 2018 | Maritime History and Museums, Military, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO’s IRM efficiencies reduce and attract new North Sea clients

FUGRO’s IRM efficiencies reduce and attract new North Sea clients
Fugro’s IRM service efficiencies have accelerated projects and reduced costs and risks. Reaffirming its market-leading position in the UK North Sea ROV inspection market, Fugro has attracted seven new clients for its IRM services. Recent work includes significant pipeline and structure...
December 4th, 2018 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO Generates AUD 10 million cost saving award-winning ROV deployment technique

FUGRO Generates AUD 10 million cost saving award-winning ROV deployment technique
Fugro’s award-winning PDROV technology delivers substantial cost-savings and operational improvements. Fugro’s innovative use of platform deployed ROV (PDROV) technology has demonstrated substantial reductions in the costs of subsea jacket inspections and significant operational improvements. Recognised...
November 21st, 2018 | Energy, Gas, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Working Together: Getting back to business – oil companies and contractors finding new ways of working’

Working Together: Getting back to business – oil companies and contractors finding new ways of working’
Bryan McGlinchy WORKING TOGETHER: SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR DIVING TECHNICAL DAY AT IMCA’S ANNUAL SEMINAR IN THE HAGUE Revision of the IMO Diving Instruments covered from concept to delivery Oxygen uptake and medical fitness to dive explored New CPD scheme for Diving Supervisors and Competence Assessment...
October 9th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Underwater Shipping | Read More

UK Hydrographic Office to unlock the value of location-based information as part of the Geospatial Commission

UK Hydrographic Office to unlock the value of location-based information as part of the Geospatial Commission
Government invests £5 million to help the UK Hydrographic Office and five other partner bodies on Geospatial Commission maximise the value of location-based information, including marine geospatial data  TAUNTON, 08 OCTOBER 2018 – Location-based information, or geospatial data, is an increasingly...
October 8th, 2018 | Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More