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  • 22 January 2021
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Edinburgh-based start-up Mocean Energy has made great progress on the construction of its Blue X wave energy device which is nearing completion ahead of spring deployment in Orkney waters.

  • 29 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Transition

    Norwegian company Saga Pure, formerly known as Saga Tankers, has committed to subscribe for NOK 35 million ($4 million) in a private placement of new shares in Horisont Energi AS.

  • 9 December 2020
    Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Transition

    Hydrogen production is expected to see a significant hike in investment in 2021, as more hydrogen projects get the green light.

  • 9 December 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Project & Tenders, Technology

    EU-backed Blue-GIFT project has launched the third call for applications to test marine renewable energy (MRE) technologies in real sea environments at four test sites in the Atlantic Area region.

  • 12 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Innovation, Operations & Maintenance, Regulation & policy, Research & Development, Technology

    Scottish tidal energy company Nova Innovation has secured an investment of £1.2 million from the Welsh government for its Enlli tidal energy project in north Wales.

  • 9 November 2020

    By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry We strongly believe that the priority of this sector has always been to have a low environmental impact getting the maximum benefits in terms of green energy. For this reason we have developed “ETICA IP “ that comes to the […]

  • 9 November 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    NOAA-funded Ocean Exploration Cooperative Institute (OECI) will acquire a DriX unmanned surface vessel (USV) from iXblue. The contract consists of one DriX USV along with a novel custom-designed universal deployment system. The deployment system can launch and recover the USV as well as other AUVs, iXblue noted. The autonomous solution should launch by mid-2021. In […]

  • 5 November 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    Ireland-based provider of hydrokinetic solutions GKinetic Energy has been selected to receive support from Europe’s BlueInvest Readiness Assistance Programme.

  • 4 November 2020
    Innovation, Technology

    The scaled-down BlueSATH floating wind turbine prototype has capsized offshore Santander, Spain, during what is described as a ”historic swell generated by Hurricane Epsilon”. The 1:6 BlueSATH prototype, installed in El Abra del Sardinero back in August, had already completed its testing campaign in operational and extreme scenarios and was to be decommissioned when the […]

  • 29 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Technology

    Australian robotic arms developer Blueprint Lab has shipped the first four commercial units of its Reach Bravo advanced electric manipulators. The company designed these specifically for inspection-class remotely operated vehicles (ROVs). Blueprint Lab rolled out the Reach Bravo robotic arm system in July this year. These manipulators come from a single-function grabber or tilt unit […]

  • 26 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Equipment, Technology

    San Diego-based unmanned semi-submersible vessels manufacturer SubSeaSail has appointed Australian-based BlueZone Group as its exclusive distributor for Australia and New Zealand. SubSeaSail unmanned semi-submersible vessels are wind-propelled and solar powered. The vessels have multiple patents including a sailing vessel with the hull below the waterline and a passive wingsail control mechanism that provides autonomous management […]

  • 16 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Developed by the Scottish engineering company Mocean Energy, the Blue X wave energy prototype is taking its final shape at AJS Production facilities ahead of deployment in early 2021.

  • 14 October 2020
    Business & Finance, Market outlooks, Transition

    BNP Paribas Asset Management has expanded its range of sustainable thematic investments with the launch of its first blue economy exchange-traded fund (ETF). The fund will build on the work BNP achieved with the circular economy ETF it launched in May 2019. This new ETF, called the BNP Paribas Easy ECPI Global ESG Blue Economy […]

  • 13 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Innovation, IT & Software, Technology

    Classification society DNV GL and FPSO specialist Bluewater have teamed up on a pilot project to use hybrid digital twin technology to predict and analyse fatigue on an FPSO hull.

  • 8 October 2020
    Business & Finance

    Swire Pacific Offshore is planning to list its subsidiary Swire Blue Ocean (SBO) on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The proposal to take Swire Blue Ocean public comes after the announcement of expansion plans, the company said. The subsidiary is also undergoing full rebranding and will be renamed Cadeler. The new name was selected to reflect […]

  • 16 September 2020

    Swire Blue Ocean (SBO) intends to order a new wind farm installation vessel (WFIV), with an option for a second newbuild, and plans to invest in new cranes for both Pacific Osprey and Pacific Orca. SBO said that it has shortlisted several international shipyards for the order of the WFIV which will have ”capacities unseen […]

  • 1 September 2020

    Blue Logic has been awarded the Innovation Award 2020 from ONS, in the SME (small and medium-sized enterprises) category, for its development of an open-standard subsea docking station for underwater vehicles. Blue Logic’s seabed installed docking station enables underwater vehicles or drones to be permanently deployed subsea by providing access to power for charging and […]

  • 11 August 2020

    The BlueSATH floating wind turbine prototype has been installed and commissioned at its site offshore Santander, Spain. Saitec Offshore Technologies set off the turbine towing operation from Astander’s Dock Pontejos towards the final destination 800 meters away from the Cantabrian coast. According to the company, the already-laid mooring lines were retrieved from the seabed and […]

  • 10 August 2020

    The BlueSATH floating wind turbine prototype has departed for installation offshore Santander in Spain, Saitec Offshore Technologies said. Once installed, the 1:6 prototype of the BlueSATH (Swinging Around Twin Hull) turbine will operate for a period of 12 months after which it will be completely decommissioned. The scaled-down version has a hub height of 17.45m […]

  • 28 July 2020
    Equipment, Vessels

    Blue Offshore’s double basket carrousel barge, CC Atlantique, has arrived in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, carrying more than 8000 tonnes of high voltage cable for the connection of TenneT’s Hollandse Kust (zuid) Alpha Platform to the onshore grid. According to the company, this represents cable transport record and “Blue Offshore is proud to be able to […]

  • 24 July 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    Bluestream Offshore has signed a contract for the inspection of above-water support structures at the Gemini offshore wind farm off the coast of the Netherlands. The company will provide management and inspection services, including the provision of a walk-to-work vessel, which will be one from the Chevalier Floatels fleet. The work is scheduled to be […]

  • 20 July 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Swire Blue Ocean (SBO) has secured a contract with MHI Vestas for the transportation and installation of turbines at the Seagreen offshore wind project in Scotland. Seagreen will comprise 114 MHI Vestas V164-10 MW turbines located some 27 kilometers off the Angus coast. SBO expects to commence the installation of the units in the second […]

  • 20 July 2020
    Equipment, Research & Development, Technology

    French National Institute for Ocean Science Ifremer has selected subsea tech company iXblue to equip its new 6000-metre AUV. Specifically, the autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is part of Ifremer’s CORAL project. The AUV will have synthetic aperture sonar (SAS), Sams-150, a Phins C7 Inertial Navigation System and a sub-bottom profiler Echoes 5,000. It will also […]

  • 2 July 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology, Transition

    The Blue-GIFT (Blue Growth and Innovation Fast Tracked) project has has recommended five ocean energy companies for support. This completes the second of three calls for applications in the Blue-GIFT project. The Blue-GIFT project, coordinated by the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), aims to help Atlantic Area companies test their marine renewable energy technology in […]

  • 29 June 2020

    Seatronics has partnered with Blueprint Lab to supply advanced electric manipulators for its VALOR standard and elite ROV systems. Seatronics has identified opportunities for its VALOR ROV, which will now utilise Blueprint Lab technologies as an integrated package. The Bravo 7, manipulator of choice for the VALOR, has a reach of 1 metre at full […]