Posts Tagged ‘Fugro’

FUGRO secures geotechnical site investigation contract…

FUGRO secures geotechnical site investigation contract…
Fugro vessel undertaking geotechnical site investigation FUGRO SECURES GEOTECHNICAL SITE INVESTIGATION CONTRACT AT HOLLANDSE KUST (ZUID) WIND FARM ZONE Fugro has been awarded a geotechnical site investigation survey contract for the Hollandse Kust (zuid) Wind Farm Zone. This follows previous contracts...
June 15th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

FUGRO opens training centre in Middle East

FUGRO opens training centre in Middle East
Presentation of plaque by Massimo Brebbia, Fugro Subsea MD to Mr Samir Al Gharbi, GASOS General Manager with Chris Blake, Director FSME. A new branch of the Fugro Academy Training Centre has been established in Abu Dhabi. The inauguration ceremony on 25th May was led by Mr Samir Al Gharbi, GASOS General...
June 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Company Profiles, Environment, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Fugro commits support to SUT’s eighth OSIG international conference

Fugro commits support to SUT’s eighth OSIG international conference
– More than 200 abstracts already submitted for 2017 event – The Society for Underwater Technology’s (SUT’s) eighth Offshore Site Investigation & Geotechnics (OSIG) International Conference has received substantial support from Fugro, with the company becoming the principal sponsor...
May 31st, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology | Read More

FUGRO enables safer drilling fro BP in area of strong currents

FUGRO enables safer drilling fro BP in area of strong currents
Fugro deployed its WARIS to monitor bpTT’s subsea equipment integrity in an area of strong currents Fugro has provided a spectrum of services to BP Trinidad and Tobago LLC (bpTT) to allow safe drilling and completion of five subsea wells in an area of strong currents. The services include wellhead...
May 25th, 2016 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Cost efficiencies event to hear from Bibby Offshore, Fugro and Schlumberger

Cost efficiencies event to hear from Bibby Offshore, Fugro and Schlumberger
Dr. Bob Allwood – SUT and The Hydrographic Society to host annual Aberdeen seminar in June – Delegates will hear from representatives of Bibby Offshore, Fugro and Schlumberger at The Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) and The Hydrographic Society in Scotland (THSiS) annual joint half...
May 23rd, 2016 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

FUGRO coomencs Barents Sea Metocean and Ice network project

FUGRO coomencs Barents Sea Metocean and Ice network project
Fugro has begun a three-year period of metocean and ice data acquisition as part of the Barents Sea Metocean and Ice Network Project. The data will help operators to better understand relevant operational uncertainties and risk factors in the region known as “The Far North.” The Barents Sea represents...
May 10th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO shortlisted in prestigious Ground Engineering Awards

FUGRO shortlisted in prestigious Ground Engineering Awards
Fugro has no less than four shortlisted entries in this year’s Ground Engineering (GE) Awards, a leading showcase of technical excellence and achievement in ground engineering. Geotechnical work performed by Fugro for the A9 trunk road dualling from Perth to Inverness, Scotland, is in contention for...
April 22nd, 2016 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

FUGRO to provide ROV services on board ONGC…

FUGRO to provide ROV services on board ONGC…
ROV and team FUGRO TO PROVIDE ROV SERVICES ON BOARD ONGC DRILLSHIP OFF EAST INDIA Fugro has been awarded a contract by Indian oil and gas company, ONGC, for the provision of ROV services on board the drillship Sagar Vijay. The contract, which was signed at ONGC’s offices in Mumbai, involves providing...
April 13th, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO completes offshore works for EOWDC at Aberdeen Bay

FUGRO completes offshore works for EOWDC at Aberdeen Bay
MV Bucentaur Fugro has completed offshore works undertaken in preparation for full construction of the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC) at Aberdeen Bay, Scotland. The geotechnical site investigation took place at 11 turbine locations to assess the seabed, with the data acquired being...
April 5th, 2016 | Construction, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

FUGRO commences ROV drill support contarct at Western Isles development

FUGRO commences ROV drill support contarct at Western Isles development
Fugro ROV FCV600 FUGRO is to supply ROV drilling support services on board the Ocean Guardian MODU under a new contract awarded by Dana Petroleum (E&P) Ltd. Operating one of its fleet of FCV 600 ROVs, specifically designed for North Sea drill support activities, Fugro will carry out drilling and...
March 21st, 2016 | Energy, Markets, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO to perform seabed surveys…

FUGRO to perform seabed surveys…
Fugro Helmert FUGRO TO PERFORM SEABED SURVEYS AT WORLD’S BIGGEST OFFSHORE WIND FARM DONG Energy has appointed Fugro to perform offshore pre-construction surveys at the Walney Extension offshore wind farm. Fugro will begin seabed survey work in the Irish Sea off the coast of Cumbria, UK in March. The...
March 14th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

FUGRO begins site investigations at Hollandse Kust (Zuid) wind farm zone

FUGRO begins site investigations at Hollandse Kust (Zuid) wind farm zone
Fugro Pioneer will perform geophysical surveys, mapping seabed characteristics and sub-surface soil conditions at the Hollandse Kust (zuid) Wind Farm Zone Fugro has commenced preliminary site investigations at the Hollandse Kust (zuid) Wind Farm Zone in the Dutch sector of the North Sea.   The site...
March 10th, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Experience innovation with FUGRO at OI 2016

Experience innovation with FUGRO at OI 2016
Fugro’s new ‘virtual surveyor’ service – OARS® – eliminates the requirement for a surveyor to be present onboard vessels operating offshore Leidschendam, the Netherlands,  2nd March 2016 EXPERIENCE INNOVATION WITH FUGRO AT OCEANOLOGY INTERNATIONAL 2016 Fugro will utilise its exhibition...
March 2nd, 2016 | Climate, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO provides offshore survey and positioning services at flagship Angolan project

FUGRO provides offshore survey and positioning services at flagship Angolan project
LBL acoustic positioning networks provide ultra-accurate subsea positioning at Kaombo development Fugro is to provide offshore survey and positioning services at the Kaombo oil development offshore Angola.   Under a contract awarded by Technip, Fugro will provide offshore deepwater survey and positioning...
February 22nd, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO delivers surface current data…

FUGRO delivers surface current data…
ROCIS is an airborne system for mapping surface current conditions over a wide area of ocean for current-sensitive offshore operations FUGRO DELIVERS SURFACE CURRENT DATA WITH INNOVATIVE NEW SYSTEM   Fugro and technology partner Areté Associates have successfully delivered near real-time, synoptic,...
February 9th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ince & Co advises Fugro on US$130 million sale and lease back of two vessels

Ince & Co advises Fugro on US$130 million sale and lease back of two vessels
  The Fugro Scout International law firm Ince & Co has announced today that it has advised Fugro on a sale and lease back agreement with ICON Investments regarding two of its geotechnical drill ships Fugro Scout and Fugro Voyager. ICON financed the acquisition of the vessels by loan facilities...
January 12th, 2016 | Banking, Drill ships, Energy, Legal, News, Shipfinance, Underwater Shipping | Read More

“Ask Fugro” campaign celebrates Fugro’s global ingenuity

“Ask Fugro” campaign celebrates Fugro’s global ingenuity
Fugro jackup on river Thames Dutch geoscience and inspection specialist Fugro is embarking on an ambitious, year-long celebration of its global ingenuity by launching ‘Ask Fugro’ – a media-wide campaign focusing on specific industry hurdles and innovative solutions. Each week during...
January 4th, 2016 | Construction, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

FUGRO provides survey survices for deepwater development at significant Guyana oil discovery

FUGRO provides survey survices for deepwater development at significant Guyana oil discovery
The “Fugro Americas” Fugro has been awarded a contract byEsso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited, an ExxonMobil affiliate, for survey services at a deepwater field development offshore Guyana. The contract provides for autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) geophysical survey and an environmental...
December 23rd, 2015 | Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

PEMEX extends FUGRO Offshore Geophysical and Geotechnial Campaign

PEMEX extends FUGRO Offshore Geophysical and Geotechnial Campaign
Fugro Synergy Mexican national oil company, Pemex, has awarded a further extension to Fugro’s contract to support its exploration drilling activities in the Bay of Campeche. The contract extension is valued at approximately USD 20 million and the workscope includes geophysical and geotechnical field...
December 23rd, 2015 | Construction, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO’s trenching system completes Gemini export cable burial

FUGRO’s trenching system completes Gemini export cable burial
Fugro Q1400 trencher on the Jan Steen Fugro recently completed the burial of export cables at the Gemini offshore wind park, off the Netherlands coast.   Fugro was awarded a contract by Van Oord in April and mobilised one of its two Q1400 trenching spreads onto the Van Oord support vessel Jan Steen...
December 22nd, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO to commence site investigation contract work for NuGen

FUGRO to commence site investigation contract work for NuGen
Fugro is commencing site characterisation work in West Cumbria, UK under a major contract awarded by UK nuclear company NuGen. The contract is worth approximately £20 million. The programme will provide vital information to support the design and layout, licensing, planning applications and other consents...
December 16th, 2015 | Energy, News | Read More

FUGRO to conduct airborne Lidar bathymetry surveys in Canada

FUGRO to conduct airborne Lidar bathymetry surveys in Canada
Mahon Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada – one of the many sites that Fugro will survey this winter Fugro has been awarded new task orders by the Canadian Hydrographic Service (CHS) to conduct airborne LiDAR bathymetry (ALB) surveys in Eastern and Central Canada. The task orders, which have been issued under...
December 15th, 2015 | Aviation, Construction, Energy, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Fugro awarded a three-year positioning contract by PGS

Fugro awarded a three-year positioning contract by PGS
Fugro awarded a three-year positioning contract by PGS Fugro has been awarded a three-year contract by PGS for the provision of precise satellite positioning systems for its entire seismic vessel fleet. PGS is a leading global provider of marine seismic and electromagnetic services, data acquisition,...
December 8th, 2015 | EEZ, Environment, Gas, Oceanology, Oil Industry | Read More

Fugro Performs offshore survey programe in Equatorial Guinea

Fugro Performs offshore survey programe in Equatorial Guinea
The 65-metre high spec. survey vessel, Fugro Searcher, is one of three specialist vessels deployed by Fugro on the contract at the Fortuna Project Fugro has been awarded a contract by Ophir Equatorial Guinea (Block R) Limited for the provision of survey services for the development of large scale assets...
November 30th, 2015 | Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Third FUGRO vessel – Havilla Harmony – joins search for MH370

Third FUGRO vessel – Havilla Harmony – joins search for MH370
Fugro is providing an additional vessel, the Havila Harmony, to join the search for the missing flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean. From the 93-metre multi-role vessel, Fugro will deploy the Echo Surveyor VII autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV). Havila Harmony is under long-term charter to Fugro...
November 27th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Aviation, News, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More