Search results for: Ardent

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  • 8 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Ardent has completed removing the Troll Solution jack-up, reportedly the largest wreck removal completed in 2016. Weighing approximately 7,000 tons, the jack-up Troll Solution experienced a debilitating accident while carrying out maintenance work on the wellhead platform CAAN-A in 2015. Prior to Ardent’s involvement, efforts were made to refloat and salvage the jack-up. The Troll […]

  • 20 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Aurelius provided financing to support the buyout of Ardent from its co-owners Svitzer and Crowley Holdings.

  • 9 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Dutch offshore contractor Royal Boskalis Westminster has acquired maritime emergency response specialist Ardent Americas thus expanding its foothold in the US maritime salvage market. Ardent Americas is an OPA90-compliant player, which means that it meets the requirements of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90). The act was passed in the US Congress in […]

  • 19 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    Emergency management and wreck removal company Ardent, announced that it will no longer enter into new contracts from May 2020 on. The decision emerges five years after the company’s establishment in 2015, following the merger of Svitzer Salvage and Titan Salvage. Over the past five years, Ardent has completed over 300 contracts worldwide for the […]

  • 8 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Marine services provider Ardent completed the removal of the sunken Troll Solution jack-up in November, 2016, which represented the company’s largest wreck removal project in 2016. Weighing approximately 7,000 tons, the jack-up Troll Solution experienced a debilitating accident while carrying out maintenance work on the wellhead platform CAAN-A in 2015. During efforts to refloat and salvage the jack-up, […]

  • 25 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Ardent plans to refocus its strategy away from decommissioning towards its core business.

  • 20 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Alternative direct lender Aurelius Finance Company has provided financing to support the buy-out of global emergency management and offshore decommissioning company Ardent from co-owners Svitzer and Crowley Holdings.

  • 3 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Salvage and wreck removal company Ardent has completed 125 contracts without a lost time incident as it marked its second birthday with on May 1, 2017. “Despite the initial focus on implementing the merger and challenging market conditions Ardent has successfully won and executed 125 contracts over the last 2 years,” Peter Pietka, Ardent CEO, said. “Salvage operations are […]

  • 6 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Ardent, a company created in 2015 through a merger of Svitzer Salvage, part of Maersk Group, and Crowley Group’s Titan Salvage celebrated this May its first birthday.  “One year ago, we set off with our business plans, and today we are pleased that the merger has progressed in line with these plans” Ardent CEO Peter Pietka said, adding that […]

  • 14 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime services firm, Ardent and Ardentia Marine, a Spanish salvage, engineering and commercial diving company, have formally partnered for future operations. The cooperation agreement was signed in June this year. To remind, In May, 2015, Svitzer Salvage, a part of the Maersk Group, and Titan Salvage, under the Crowley Group, merged to form Ardent. “Through […]

  • 6 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ardent, Singapore Salvage Engineers partner up for salvage operations in Singapore and adjacent waters.

  • 8 December 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Two workers died in May last year when the Troll Solution jack-up rig tilted due to a fault in one of its legs, offshore Mexico. This was one of several accidents that hit the Mexican offshore oil and gas sector last year, and as the time passed, went out of the focus of general public. […]

  • 21 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Crowley Maritime and Svitzer Salvage have reached an agreement to merge their salvage divisions to create a new company named “Ardent.” The company will be equally owned by Crowley and Svitzer, and will start operations on May 1, 2015. Svitzer, an emergency response company, and Crowley’s Titan Salvage, a wreck removal company among other things […]

  • 23 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ardent Global, partners form the largest salvage company in the Mediterranean.

  • 2 June 2015
    Project & Tenders

    Ardent, the newly created company between Svitzer and Crowley, is launching a Joint Venture with Southern Africa’s diving and marine services company, Subtech. The Joint Venture will build on collaboration between Ardent and Subtech through projects such as the wreck removal of the MV SMART in Richard’s Bay and the emergency response salvage of the […]

  • 1 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Seafox and its main subcontractor Ardent have completed decommissioning of the two Forewind’s Dogger Bank meteorological masts. The two suction bucket monopile foundation and lattice tower structures were installed four years ago to gather climate data to assess the feasibility of one of the UK’s largest potential offshore wind farm developments. In light of minimising […]

  • 2 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ardent, the newly created company between Svitzer and Crowley, is launching a joint venture with Southern Africa’s diving and marine services company, Subtech. Subtech has an extensive infrastructure network with facilities and activities that cover both East and West Africa in addition to its home territory of South Africa, including experienced marine and sub-sea personnel. The […]

  • 17 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Kea Trader, which struck a reef off New Caledonia last week, remains aground five days after the grounding incident, however, the ship is stable on the Durand Reef, New Caledonia’s government said in an update. The crew is said to be working on board with eleven experts from the salvage company Ardent to prepare for pumping […]

  • 30 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime services provider, Ardent, Vernicos Tugs and Salvage, a greek-based tug & salvage service provider and Environmental Protection Engineering (EPE) a greek-based oil spill response provider, have formally partnered for future operations within Eastern Mediterranean and the adjacent waters. The three companies signed a cooperation agreement in March 2018 to work together on future opportunities and […]

  • 15 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Ardent, the recent merger of Titan and Svitzer Salvage and Ardentia Marine, a salvage and diving company based in Spain have been awarded the contract to remove oil from the sunken fishing trawler “Oleg Naydenov” off the coast of Gran Canaria, Spain. On the 11th of April, the vessel sustained a fire that quickly got […]

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  • 29 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 2017-built containership Kea Trader, which ran hard aground on a reef off New Caledonia on July 12, will have to be recycled, the ship’s owner Lomar Shipping said. The decision was made following the recent damage assessments that have shown that the 2,194-TEU ship cannot be repaired. Namely, underwater inspections have identified extensive damage to the ship’s hull, rudder […]