Posts Tagged ‘ROV’

Fugro’s ROV support vessel successfully completes first IRM contract

Fugro’s ROV support vessel successfully completes first IRM contract
Fugro Elda Sun Fugro’s ROV support vessel successfully completes first IRM contract After initial vessel mobilisation and launch in March 2019, Fugro is pleased to confirm that its Edda Sun ROV support vessel has successfully completed its first IRM contract for a major energy company in the Danish...
June 4th, 2019 | Energy, Environment | 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

IMCA adds competence & training, remote systems and ROV specialist to its technical team

IMCA adds competence & training, remote systems and ROV specialist  to its technical team
Andre Rose              Andre Rose joins IMCA as Technical Adviser The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has announced the appointment of Andre Rose as Technical Adviser – Competence & Training, Remote Systems and ROV. Andre has spent most of the last 18 years...
December 20th, 2018 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles | 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

Reygar expands use of DP system

Reygar expands use of DP system
Mormaen 15 Barge Marine innovation company Reygar has successfully tested its StemTIDE dynamic positioning (DP) control system on the 60 x 22m multi-purpose barge “Mormaen 15”. In a project backed by Innovate UK, the Keynvor Morlift (KML) owned barge was converted to take twin 430kW modular deck...
April 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO features innovative solutions at ADIPEC 2017

FUGRO features innovative solutions at ADIPEC 2017
P.Quinn, Fugro Middle East Innovations designed to increase cost efficiency, safety and ease of operation for long term sustainability will be featured by Fugro at ADIPEC 2017 in Abu Dhabi. The geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions provider will be hosted by GASOS, its long-term partner in the...
November 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Panther is diving support vessel resource

Panther is diving support vessel resource
Flash Tekk’s diving support vessel, Van Gogh. Flash Tekk Engineering has chosen the Saab Seaeye Panther XT Plus ROV as a key diving support vessel resource. Flash Tekk is a major diving equipment supplier for the international offshore industry worldwide and supplies diving systems and ROVs for Ultra...
November 21st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

University of Haifa orders Saab Seaeye’s most powerful ROV

University of Haifa orders Saab Seaeye’s most powerful ROV
The Seaeye Leopard – A powerful resource for a wide range of tasks Israel’s University of Haifa has ordered a Saab Seaeye Leopard, the most powerful electric ROV of its size in the world. The University says that having no other technological platform like it in Israel, the Leopard will be a...
July 18th, 2016 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completes maintenance programme for fallpipe vessel Flintstone

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completes maintenance programme for fallpipe vessel Flintstone
The “Flintstone” on the drydock The fallpipe vessel Flintstone has departed from Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam, part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, following a six-week programme of maintenance and repairs together with her first Special Survey. Owned and operated by the Tideway group...
April 18th, 2016 | Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | 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

Corporate excellence award for SAAB SEAEYE

Corporate excellence award for SAAB SEAEYE
James Douglas of Saab Seaeye received the Corporate Excellence Award from The Marine Technology Society at the Underwater Intervention show in New Orleans. Saab Seaeye has won the Corporate Excellence Award from the Washingtonbased Marine Technology Society. The award is given in recognition of an organisation’s...
March 14th, 2016 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO provides underwater services to Total following contract award

FUGRO provides underwater services to Total following contract award
Atlantis Dweller in Haugesund Fugro has been awarded a five year contract for the provision of underwater services to Total E&P UK Limited (TEP UK). Under the contract, which runs from July 2015 and includes extension options for a further two years, Fugro is providing a full range of ROV services...
November 18th, 2015 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Falcon swims in turbulant water for tidal energy study

Falcon swims in turbulant water for tidal energy study
                    At Torr Head on Northern Ireland’s rugged and dramatic coast, where the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea meet and turbulent waters, strong tides and currents run fast, a Saab Seaeye Falcon spent three days gathering vital benthic...
October 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

FUGRO wins cable installation contract at Rampion offshore wind farm

FUGRO wins cable installation contract at Rampion offshore wind farm
Fugro Saltire trenching and cable-lay vessel Fugro has secured a contract for the installation and burial of 122 array cables at the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm being built in the English Channel, 13 kilometres off the Sussex coast, by E.ON alongside partners, the UK Green Investment Bank plc. The engineering...
September 8th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Saab Seaeye – Oceanica’s Petrobras operations get enhanced Lynx ROVs

Saab Seaeye – Oceanica’s Petrobras operations get enhanced Lynx ROVs
Brazilian subsea engineering company, Oceanica, is expanding its Saab Seaeye ROV fleet with two new Lynx vehicles extensively fitted with cameras and tools. Each Lynx will be used in conjunction with two new vessels being built for Oceanica’s growing Petrobras activities in the vast Brazilian oil...
August 12th, 2015 | Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

Programme launched for IMCA annual seminar 2015 in Abu Dhabi

Programme launched for IMCA annual seminar 2015 in Abu Dhabi
Jane Bugler How fit for purpose are the practices and technologies we employ in our industry? asks  the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) in launching the programme for the 19th IMCA Annual Seminar. This year’s event, being held 27-28 October in Abu Dhabi, has the theme ‘A Health...
August 10th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

IMCA publishes world-wide ROV stats for 2014

IMCA publishes world-wide ROV stats for 2014
Jane Bugler The International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) 2014 survey of remotely operated vehicle (ROV)s, and ROV personnel reveals that in February 2014 a total of 3, 369 ROV personnel (superintendents, supervisors, pilot techs and other offshore ROV support personnel) were working, and...
August 7th, 2015 | Associations, Construction, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Statistics, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Danish ports approve HullWiper eco-friendly underwater hull cleaning system

Danish ports approve HullWiper eco-friendly underwater hull cleaning system
GAC EnvironHull continues its global expansion Denmark, 07 July 2015 – Authorities at the Danish ports of Copenhagen, Kalundborg and Fredricia have granted permission for GAC EnvironHull’s pioneering, diver-free, underwater HullWiper solution to be used within their ports and outside of holding areas. These...
July 7th, 2015 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

ROV intervention during diving operations

ROV intervention during diving operations
Jane Bugler Safety is of paramount important offshore, and ‘Remotely Operated Vehicle Intervention During Diving Operations’ (IMCA D 054, IMCA R 020) is newly published by the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA)  to provide guidelines for the safe and efficient offshore operation...
February 2nd, 2015 | Associations, HR, Oceanology, Safety and Security, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ASI Marine wins on two continents with Falcon

ASI Marine wins on two continents with Falcon
Falcon with 5km umbilical winch on trailer at Toronto Deep Lake Cooling Project. In both Australia and Canada, ASI Marine has established the record for the longest tunnel swim with a Falcon ROV. By creatively modifying a Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV, they were able to send the vehicle through a pipeline stretching...
December 22nd, 2014 | Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ten SAAB SEAEYE Falcon ROVs for the Swedish Navy

Ten SAAB SEAEYE Falcon ROVs for the Swedish Navy
FMV, the Swedish Defence Material Administration, has ordered 10 Falcon ROVs, the biggest single order placed for an already top selling model from Saab Seaeye. It was chosen by FMV for the Swedish Navy as the best underwater vehicle of its class for performance and price. The contract follows orders...
November 13th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Military, Oceanology, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Record swim against flow for Hibbard with Sabertooth

Record swim against flow for Hibbard with Sabertooth
  Sabertooth – record breaking design for long tunnel inspection Hibbard Inshore has set the record for the longest flooded tunnel inspection against flow ever attempted. Success came from using the Saab Seaeye Sabertooth AUV/ROV hybrid, chosen as the only possible vehicle for the job. Used as...
October 20th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Respect in Brazil for Falcon

Respect in Brazil for Falcon
Oceanica, the long established Brazilian subsea engineering company, has  ordered two Saab Seaeye Falcon ROVs for its expanding operations with  Petrobras. The Falcon’s respected reputation in Brazil was a decider for Oceanica, says head  of ROV operations, Manoel Teixeira Lopes Filho. For him,...
September 15th, 2014 | Marine Equipment, Underwater Shipping | Read More

GAC gears up for SMM 2014, Hamburg

GAC gears up for SMM 2014, Hamburg
Hamburg, 3 September, 2014 – GAC is busy finalising preparations for its participation in next week’s SMM, the international maritime trade fair taking place in Hamburg from 9-12 September. It is the first time the shipbuilding, machinery and marine technology exhibition has been staged in Europe...
September 3rd, 2014 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Two well-intervention vessels to feature specialist ROV access equipment from MacGregor

Two well-intervention vessels to feature specialist ROV access equipment from MacGregor
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 3 SEPTEMBER 2014, AT 11 AM (EEST) – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured a contract from German shipyard Flensburger Schiffbau Gesellschaft (FSG) for the complete delivery of remotely operated vehicle (ROV) access doors and hatches for two well-intervention vessels (WIVs)....
September 3rd, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More