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  • 6 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Hibernia Networks was awarded two top honors for its recently launched Hibernia Express submarine cable at 2015 Global Carrier Awards in Paris. Hibernia Networks received “Best Project of the Year – Subsea” and “Best Subsea Innovation” awards in recognition of the performance capabilities of Hibernia Express, the first new cable in over 12 years to […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, announces the commencement of the new Hibernia Express submarine cable system. The 4,600 km cable will provide the lowest-latency fiber-optic path between New York and London, connecting Halifax, Nova Scotia and Brean, UK, with terrestrial fiber to extend connectivity to […]

  • 18 August 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Hibernia Networks is completing its project for a new 4,600km low latency submarine cable route connecting Halifax, Nova Scotia to London, England and Cork, Ireland. Ready for service in September 2015, the highly scalable Hibernia Express cable will yield in excess of 10Tbps per fiber pair, which is nearly triple the capacity delivered on current transatlantic systems, the company […]

  • 16 September 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Hibernia Networks announces that Hibernia Express, its new 4,600km ultra low latency submarine cable connecting Halifax, Nova Scotia to Slough, England and Cork, Ireland, is ready for service (RFS). The first transatlantic cable built in over 12 years, the Hibernia Express launch marks a milestone for global communications, the company wrote. According to TeleGeography, demand for […]

  • 22 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Hibernia Networks will land a direct connection of its Express cable to Cork, Ireland via a new landing station. Hibernia is the only transatlantic cable provider to own and operate three diverse cable landing stations in Ireland and the only provider with six diverse routes connecting the island of Ireland to North America and Europe […]

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Huawei Marine Networks Co., Ltd. (Huawei Marine) announced the signing of a construction contract of Hibernia Atlantic’s Global Financial Network (GFN) Project Express. Huawei Marine recently completed the first phase of the project’s marine survey work and is now commencing the manufacturing of the necessary cables and wet plant for the project. The Project Express […]

  • 16 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Hibernia Atlantic, the only American-owned, diverse transatlantic high bandwidth connectivity provider, announces another important milestone in its Project Express cable build; its deep-sea submarine survey is now underway. A critical step in this historic build, the submarine survey will use specialist ships to sail the exact planned route of the cable from Brean, England […]

  • 16 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Hibernia Atlantic, the only American-owned, diverse transatlantic high bandwidth connectivity provider, announces another important milestone in its Project Express cable build; its deep-sea submarine survey is now underway. A critical step in this historic build, the submarine survey will use specialist ships to sail the exact planned route of the cable from Brean, England […]

  • 8 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Hibernia Atlantic, the only US owned, diverse transatlantic high bandwidth connectivity provider, Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, and Huawei Marine, a global submarine solutions supplier, announce today they have successfully completed the first 100G transatlantic connection between Halifax, Nova Scotia in Canada to Southport, England. This test was historic […]

  • 2 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Just after setting out to the sea this morning, the Björgun EHF owned trailing suction hopper dredger Perla sank in the Reykjavik harbor. According to the managing director of the Slippur harbor area, Bjarni Thoroddsen, everyone on board was rescued and the incident was declared to be a “human error”. Thoroddsen explains that shutters in the […]

  • 18 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    The Björgun EHF owned trailing suction hopper dredger Perla, which sank in the Reykjavik harbor two weeks ago, has been lifted from the ocean. After numerous failed attempts, rescue teams succeeded in re-floating the vessel on Monday, according to the the local news site visir. The ship will stay moored by AEgisgardur as authorities investigate what caused […]

  • 1 July 2014

    Knud Bjarne Hansen, board member elected by the employees, has announced that he will retire from the Board of Directors of Vestas Wind Systems A/S as per 1 July 2014, as Knud Bjarne wants to dedicate all his efforts to supporting Vestas’ joint venture, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind A/S. Chief Specialist Kim Bredo Rahbek, employed […]

  • 1 November 2011
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Danish Finance Minister Bjarne Corydon rejects the proposal put forward last week to let state-owned energy group Dong Energy build wind farms on a non-profit basis. Corydon admits that everything should be done to reduce the costs for offshore wind turbine development but points out that offshore wind farms will not get cheaper only because […]

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    African Petroleum Corporation has announced the appointment of Bjarne Moe as a Norwegian based independent director to the Board. Moe has over 35 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry including being the former Director General of the Oil and Gas Department of the Ministry of Petroleum, Norway. Since 2011, Moe has been an advisor […]

  • 19 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dolphin Geophysical announced the appointment of three experienced Geophysicists who have recently joined in senior positions, reporting to Dr Gareth Williams, Chief Geophysicist. Sergio Grion has joined as Geophysical Research Manager and is based in the UK office in Tunbridge Wells. Sergio has previously worked for WesternGeco and CGGVeritas in various R&D roles and was […]

  • 18 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Autoship Systems Corporation (ASC) of Vancouver, Canada announced that long-time customer NAVIS, of Iceland, continue to upgrade their Autohydro Pro hydrostatics & stability software as demand rises for their exceptional naval architecture work. NAVIS has been in charge of the design of various kinds of newbuildings such as stern trawlers, purse seiners, pelagic trawlers, fish […]

  • 18 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norway’s Statoil has reportedly given up on constructing a new platform to develop its Snorre 2040 project offshore Norway for a subsea solution which should cut costs, help improve recovery and extend the lifetime of the North Sea field. In October 2013, Statoil and its licence partners recommended building a new drilling and processing platform […]

  • 13 March 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Ports & Logistics

    Swire Blue Ocean’s wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) Pacific Orca has arrived at the Port of Esbjerg, Denmark, to load the wind turbine components for Vattenfall’s European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC).

  • 18 June 2013

    Autoship Systems Corporation (ASC) of Vancouver, Canada announced that long-time customer NAVIS, of Iceland, continues to upgrade their Autohydro Pro hydrostatics & stability software as demand rises for their exceptional naval architecture work. NAVIS has been in charge of the design of various kinds of newbuildings such as stern trawlers, purse seiners, pelagic trawlers, fish […]

  • 21 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line has gone live with digital, fully-automated distribution of its contract rates.

  • 25 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Subsea 7 S.A. announced the award of a pipelay and subsea installation contract valued at approximately US$160 million from Statoil at the Oseberg Delta 2 field, located approximately 130 kilometres west of Bergen in the North Sea. The contract includes the design, fabrication and installation of two insulated rigid production pipelines totalling 10 kilometres; the […]

  • 5 February 2018

    Germany’s MAN Diesel & Turbo has signed a memorandum of understanding with a unit of the South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries for the development of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel engines. Under the deal, MAN Diesel & Turbo and Hyundai Heavy Industries Engine & Machinery Division will develop and produce MAN B&W ME-LGIP dual-fuel engines. The deal […]