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  • 13 April 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Balmoral Offshore Engineering has acquired Norwegian manufacturer, Seaproof Solutions, to accelerate its expansion into the offshore renewables market. Established in 1989 Bergen-based Seaproof designs and manufactures advanced cable protection systems, bend stiffeners and flexible J-tubes and is forecast to generate sales of 140m NOK in the current financial year. Balmoral Offshore Engineering, part of Aberdeen-based […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Wood Group has been awarded a $50 million contract with Premier Oil to deliver topside operations and maintenance services to the Balmoral floating production vessel (FPV) in the Central North Sea and the Solan installation, West of Shetland. According to Wood Group’s statement on Monday, the two-year contract which has three, one year extension options, […]

  • 24 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Balmoral Offshore Engineering, a division of Balmoral Comtec Ltd, has been presented with the UK Queen’s Award for Enterprise. It is the second time the company has won the International Trade award, the first success coming in 2010. Established only in 2006, Balmoral Offshore Engineering provides technology-led buoyancy, insulation and elastomer products for the global […]

  • 24 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Balmoral Offshore Engineering, a division of Balmoral Comtec Ltd, has been presented with the UK Queen’s Award for Enterprise. It is the second time the company has won the International Trade award, the first success coming in 2010. Established only in 2006, Balmoral Offshore Engineering provides technology-led buoyancy, insulation and elastomer products for the global […]

  • 13 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Aberdeen-based Balmoral Offshore Engineering has acquired Norwegian manufacturer, Seaproof Solutions, to accelerate its expansion into the offshore renewables market and strengthen the UK’s position as a major content provider for the offshore wind sector in particular.

  • 21 August 2014

    Premier Oil-operated Balmoral floating production vessel in the UK North Sea has reportedly been evacuated.

  • 5 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    KW Designed Solutions has secured a further order from Balmoral Offshore Engineering for the design, manufacture, installation and commissioning of six manual chock closure pressure vessels. The vessels are rated with an operating pressure of 690 bar and with a bore size of Ø500mm x 2500mm depth. Two of the vessels feature additional temperature control […]

  • 13 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Balmoral recently made a seven-figure investment in ACE Winches which will be used to strengthen ACE’s equipment fleet. The investment follows Balmoral’s previous boost of some £10 million at ACE Winches in 2017, aimed at expanding its international reach in the offshore heavy lifting, renewables and decommissioning markets. Jim Milne, chairman and MD of Balmoral […]

  • 18 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    In an announcement at the Rio Oil and Gas show in Brazil, Aberdeen-based deepwater buoyancy, insulation and elastomer product specialist, Balmoral Offshore Engineering, said its new Brazilian manufacturing facility will be up and running in the second quarter of 2015. Alex Ellis, the British Ambassador to Brazil, helped the company make the announcement at the […]

  • 19 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    M² Subsea has secured a contract to provide inspection services for Premier Oil’s Balmoral floating production vessel (FPV) in the North Sea. 

  • 8 May 2015

    The UK-based Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has chosen the Port of Tyne  as the home port of its newest and largest ship – the 1,350 guest capacity Balmoral – from May to August 2016. In 2016/17, Balmoral will sail as the fleet’s flagship from its new home port near Newcastle for the first time, with a record 11 departures, representing […]

  • 18 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    ROV services provider, M2 Subsea, said it has secured a contract to provide inspection services for Premier Oil’s Balmoral floating production vessel (FPV). M2 Subsea will carry out the 2018 inspection of the vessel’s hull, flowlines, umbilicals, risers and subsea template. The Balmoral is a purpose built semi-submersible FPV which is situated in the Balmoral […]

  • 7 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Sparrows Group has secured a five-year contract with Premier Oil for the provision of crane operations and maintenance across two of its North Sea assets.

  • 13 May 2020
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Underwater inspection provider Welaptega has completed a mooring inspection campaign for Premier Oil in the Central North Sea. An Ashtead company delivered the inspection solution using its Subsea Cleaning Tool and Subsea Caliper attached to an inspection-class ROV. Deployed directly from the platform rather than from a support vessel, led to significant daily cost savings […]

  • 10 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Balmoral Offshore Engineering (BOE) says a dynamic bend stiffener on its OTC stand represents significant investment that has driven the company to the forefront of the industry for these deceivingly complex products. Bend stiffeners are used globally to support flexible pipes and umbilicals at rigid topside or seabed connections. Balmoral’s OTC display sample was cut […]

  • 6 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea buoyancy, insulation and elastomer product specialist, Balmoral Offshore Engineering, announced the opening of its new test facility during the annual Offshore Technology Conference in Houston this week. The Balmoral Subsea Test Centre, located at company HQ in Aberdeen, offers a comprehensive range of procedures including hydrostatic, mechanical and laboratory testing and represents a multi-million […]

  • 20 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Design, engineering, and manufacturing company Balmoral Group has taken a substantial stake in hydraulic winches manufacturer ACE Winches by investing £10 million ($13.5M) in the Turriff-based company. ACE Winches said on Monday that the investment would strengthen and grow the company’s position as a provider of mooring, lifting, pulling, and deploying solutions provider in more […]

  • 16 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Balmoral Subsea Test Centre on Wellington Road has recently received a pressure test vessel which had to be moved from Aberdeen Harbour through city streets. The vessel itself weighs 285tonne but when the weight of the transportation vehicles is added the total amounted to well over 420tonne – a city-first. The load had to travel over […]

  • 18 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Multi-disciplined design, engineering and manufacturing company Balmoral has taken a substantial stake in ACE Winches by investing £10 million in the Turriff-based company. The investment should strengthen and grow ACE Winches’ position as mooring, lifting, pulling and deploying solutions provider. Both companies have seen success on the global stage and between them hold five Queen’s […]

  • 13 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Global sales responsibility for Balmoral’s range of SURF-related products has been handed to new sales director, Gary Yeoman, who attended OTC for the first time. Previously operating as a highly respected sales and marketing director with a multi-million pound organisation in Aberdeen, Gary brings a wealth of experience to the table. Jim Milne, Balmoral’s chairman […]

  • 25 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Allspeeds has recently tested its new cutting and sealing tool for the decommissioning sector at Balmoral Subsea Test Centre’s submersion tanks. Accrington-based Allspeeds, the sole manufacturer of ‘Webtool’ hydraulic ROV cutters and systems, was awarded a contract by Chevron USA to develop an environmentally friendly, fast intervention tool (FIT) for subsea pipeline decommissioning work. The tool […]

  • 7 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Balmoral Quay development project located in Corio Bay, Geelong, is near completion, reported today AW Maritime Pty Ltd.  According to the announcement, the quay development nears completion with an extension to the Rippleside stormwater outfall drain recently completed along with significant beach renourishment works to the Balmoral beach. The Balmoral Quay is luxury development consisting of […]