Posts Tagged ‘Fugro’

FUGRO expands offshore and onshore services in Egypt with opening of new hub

FUGRO expands offshore and onshore services in Egypt with opening of new hub
The new Cairo facilities support Fugro’s integrated site investigation services for major civil infrastructure projects, in addition to the its expanding services for offshore oil and gas FUGRO EXPANDS OFFSHORE AND ONSHORE SERVICES IN EGYPT WITH OPENING OF NEW HUB Fugro has cut the ribbon at new premises...
March 26th, 2019 | Energy, Gas, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO to apply specialist geodata services in a return to Hollandse Kust (Zuid) wind farm development

FUGRO to apply specialist geodata services in a return to Hollandse Kust (Zuid) wind farm development
… Fugro has been awarded a further substantial marine site characterisation project off the Dutch Coast. This is the largest geotechnical site characterisation programme tendered by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy) and will...
February 27th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, News | Read More

FUGRO supports entire English Coast Monitoring Network with essential data

FUGRO  supports entire English Coast Monitoring Network with essential data
Wave measurement buoys, like this one near Lincs Offshore Wind Farm, are amongst 72 RCMP instruments under Fugro’s management around the 5,672 km of English coastline. The recent award of a three-year maintenance contract for the hydrodynamic element of the Anglian Coastal Monitoring programme means...
February 5th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Insight, News | Read More

FUGRO enhances IRM capability with new edda sun ROV support vessel

FUGRO enhances IRM capability with new edda sun ROV support vessel
 Fugro is set to commence its first project using new multipurpose ROV support vessel, Edda Sun, with mobilisation for the IRM contract planned for March 2019. With a recently announced two-year charter of the Edda Sun, Fugro has enhanced its IRM, construction and decommissioning support services...
January 18th, 2019 | Energy, Supply ships | 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

FUGRO’S Surveys to improve coastal resilience in Pacific island nation, Tuvalu I

FUGRO’S Surveys to improve coastal resilience in Pacific island nation, Tuvalu I
Fugro has been awarded a contract by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to survey the Polynesian island country of Tuvalu. Located in the Pacific Ocean, Tuvalu is the world’s fourth smallest nation with a population of around 11,000 and a total land area of 26 square kilometres. The country...
December 5th, 2018 | Climate, Environment, Oceanology | 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

FUGRO begins marine site investigation at the Iberdrola’s Baltic Eagle offshore wind farm

FUGRO begins marine site investigation at the Iberdrola’s Baltic Eagle offshore wind farm
Fugro Pioneer Fugro has commenced a marine site characterisation programme at Iberdrola’s Baltic Eagle Offshore Wind Farm, in German waters of the Baltic Sea. Under a contract worth over €10 million, Fugro will undertake a UXO survey to clear the investigation sites, followed by a geotechnical seabed...
September 14th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO secures E&P support contracts in Trinidad and Gulf of Mexico

FUGRO secures E&P support contracts in Trinidad and Gulf of Mexico
With specialised geophysical, geotechnical and drill support services, Fugro is supporting BHP’s exploration and production operations in Trinidad and the Gulf of Mexico Fugro has won three contracts with BHP Petroleum (Deepwater) Inc., which see the company delivering a range of specialist services...
September 6th, 2018 | Drill ships, Energy | Read More

FUGRO acquires data in frontier region seep hunting programme offshore Eastern Canada

FUGRO acquires data in frontier region seep hunting programme offshore Eastern Canada
High-resolution bathymetric map of the Carson Basin, a frontier region offshore Newfoundland. Fugro acquired the data which will help E&P companies to evaluate lease options for Newfoundland and Labrador’s 2019 licensing round. Fugro has successfully completed the geophysical acquisition portion...
August 28th, 2018 | Energy, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO resumes acquisition of data for Norway’s Mareano Seabed mapping programme

FUGRO resumes acquisition of data for Norway’s Mareano Seabed mapping programme
In an area that extends above 80 degrees latitude, Fugro is collecting high res seabed data for Norwegian authorities mapping programme, MAREANO. Fugro has been awarded a hydrographic survey contract, valued at NOK 44.7 million (approximately €4.7 million), by the Norwegian Hydrographic Service....
August 10th, 2018 | Fisheries, Markets, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO’S new RAMMS technology advances Bathymetric Lidar mapping capabilities

FUGRO’S new RAMMS technology advances Bathymetric Lidar mapping capabilities
Fugro’s new first-of-its-kind airborne multibeam system, RAMMS, provides efficient bathymetric lidar surveys for nearshore and coastal mapping Fugro is introducing a new bathymetric lidar system that delivers industry-leading depth penetration and point densities for nearshore and coastal mapping....
August 9th, 2018 | News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO’s David Millar to serve on IHO-IOC GEBCO Guiding Committee

FUGRO’s David Millar to serve on IHO-IOC GEBCO Guiding Committee
David Millar David Millar, Fugro’s government accounts director for the Americas region, has been appointed by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) to serve on the Guiding Committee of the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) Project. GEBCO is a non-profit organisation operating...
July 27th, 2018 | Associations, Charity, Person Profiles | Read More

Fugro returns to Ørsted’s Hornsea offshore wind farm sites for geotechnical site investigation

Fugro returns to Ørsted’s Hornsea offshore wind farm sites for geotechnical site investigation
Fugro has commenced marine site characterisation work at the Hornsea Two Offshore Wind Farm site. The contract,awarded by renewable energy company Ørsted, covers geotechnical site investigation and follows other contracts awarded earlier this year for geophysical investigation services...
July 6th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Fugro reports successful licensing of seep and geochemical data before Canada’s 2018east coast bid round

Fugro reports successful licensing of seep and geochemical data before Canada’s 2018east coast bid round
High-resolution bathymetric data acquired by Fugro, draped over pre-existing, publicly available GEBCO data for comparison Fugro and partner, Amplified Geochemical Imaging (AGI), have reported recent success selling licences for data from afrontier region offshore Canada. The data were acquired...
May 11th, 2018 | Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO provides seep hunting expertise offshore Brazil

FUGRO provides seep hunting expertise offshore Brazil
An actively seeping mud volcano as imaged by the MBE system of the Fugro Brasilis during calibration efforts. Working for multi-client geoscience data company, TGS, Fugro continues the hunt for hydrocarbon seeps, this time offshore Brazil. Two modern, purpose-built vessels – Fugro Brasilis and Fugro...
April 27th, 2018 | Energy, Gas, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO’S award-winning expertise at OTC 2018 includes novel hurricane modelling

FUGRO’S award-winning expertise at OTC 2018 includes novel hurricane modelling
Fugro is making its mark on the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) this year with 14 presentations in the technical programme. Involving 32 of its global experts, Fugro is taking part in six conference sessions throughout the show as presenter or collaborator, and for one session, provides the chairperson....
April 26th, 2018 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Weather | Read More

FUGRO returns to Hollandse Kust wind farm for marine site characterisation control

FUGRO returns to Hollandse Kust wind farm for marine site characterisation control
Fugro Synergy  – Fugro’s specialised support for the offshore wind industry includes state-of-the-art geotechnical drilling vessel, Fugro Synergy, and innovative technology to reduce operational costs and ensure high quality seabed data. Fugro is set to commence a site characterisation programme...
April 3rd, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO begins complex Geotech project for TenneT’s high capacity grid development

FUGRO begins complex Geotech project for TenneT’s high capacity grid development
.. Fugro is about to commence a new site characterisation campaign following a second contract award from TenneT, theleading European electricity transmission system operator.  The new contract is part of TenneT’s grid development in northern Germany and involves detailed site characterisation...
March 6th, 2018 | Energy | Read More

FUGRO leads the marine survey industry in support of global initiative seabed 2030

FUGRO leads the marine survey industry in support of  global initiative seabed 2030
David Millar, Fugro Government Accounts Director, Americas, speaking on the importance of sharing data to create a culture of international cooperation – Courtesy of The Nippon Foundation / GEBCO Fugro is leading the marine survey industry in support of NF-GEBCO Seabed 2030, a global initiative to...
February 26th, 2018 | Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO returns to China for Gas Hydrate research project in further GMGS contract

FUGRO returns to China for Gas Hydrate research project in further GMGS contract
Fugro Voyager Fugro has been awarded a contract by Guangzhou Marine Geological Survey (GMGS) for gas hydrate investigation on the Northern Continental Slope of the South China Sea. The contract is valued at approximately US$ 40 million and the project is expected to commence in the second quarter...
February 21st, 2018 | Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO to play pivotal role in Norway’s largest ever highway project

FUGRO to play pivotal role in Norway’s largest ever highway project
E39 Orthomap Courtesy of Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA) The largest road project in Norway’s history has seen Fugro win a second major contract from the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA). The work on the E39 Coastal Highway will involve a 1,100-kilometre-stretch from Kristiansand...
December 20th, 2017 | Construction, Land Trasnport, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO wins Ørsted contracts for site investigations at…

FUGRO wins Ørsted contracts for site investigations at…
The Fugro Explorer Fugro has been awarded contracts by Ørsted to undertake geotechnical investigations at two large-scale offshore wind development sites. Ørsted is pursuing the development of these two new projects – Bay State Wind, located 15 miles off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts...
December 1st, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO to bring survey expertise to the search for lost WWI submarine

FUGRO to bring survey expertise to the search for lost WWI submarine
… Fugro is to join a campaign to find the First World War Australian submarine, HMAS AE1. From its advanced survey vessel, the Fugro Equator, skilled survey personnel from Fugro will use a state-of-the-art multibeam echosounder to conduct a bathymetric survey and a sophisticated autonomous underwater...
November 28th, 2017 | Military, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More