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  • 15 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Marine survey specialist, MMT, has been awarded a contract with the Black Sea Maritime Archaeological Project (Black Sea MAP) for archaeological and geological scientific surveys at the Black Sea. The second season of the project will be performed during September 2016 from the vessel Stril Explorer and will consist of seabed mapping, inspections and geotechnical sampling in close […]

  • 11 October 2016
    Equipment

    During MMT’s participation in the Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project (Black Sea MAP), the Surveyor Interceptor ROV (SROV) has set new records for depth and speed. The SROV, used for geophysical surveys to detect former land surfaces buried below the current seabed, set new records for both depth of 1800 meters and sustained speed over 6 knots […]

  • 20 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project (Black Sea MAP), led by the University of Southampton, and the largest maritime archaeology expedition ever undertaken, has discovered 60 shipwrecks. The project has during September continued to survey the Black Sea seafloor off the Bulgarian coast. The main aim has been to reconstruct old landscapes and shorelines which today […]

  • 10 October 2016
    Research & Development

    An international team, involving the University of Southampton’s Centre for Maritime Archaeology (UK) and funded by the charitable organisation for marine research, the Expedition and Education Foundation (EEF), is surveying the Bulgarian waters of the Black Sea, where thousands of years ago large areas of land were inundated as the water level rose following the […]

  • 24 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (September 18 – September 24). TechnipFMC has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract from Hurricane Energy. The contract covers the provision of subsea equipment including umbilicals, risers, flowlines and the subsea production system for […]

  • 12 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Kenya is mapping seven deep sea oil blocks as it steps up the hunt for the black gold, an energy official has said… (ce) [mappress] Source: ce, December 12, 2011

  • 11 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said it has identified a large area of sulphide minerals following a three-week data acquisition expedition on the Mohn’s ridge in the western part of the Norwegian Sea. The deposits could include important industrial metals such as copper, zinc, cobalt, nickel, vanadium, wolfram and silver. The NPD has been assigned the task […]

  • 5 September 2012
    Research & Development

    When WHOI geologist Liviu Giosan first reconstructed the history of how the Danube River built its delta, he was presented with a puzzle. In the delta’s early stages of development, the river deposited its sediment within a protected bay. As the delta expanded onto the Black Sea shelf in the late Holocene and was exposed […]

  • 10 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) is starting data acquisition expedition for mineral deposits in the deeper areas of the continental shelf in western parts of the Norwegian Sea. The NPD has engaged Swire Seabed, who partners with Ocean Floor Geophysics, to carry out mapping of potential sulphide minerals on the seabed over the Mohns Ridge. […]

  • 30 June 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet) Human Activities team has released the updated dataset on ocean energy related projects and testing facilities in the European Union.

  • 26 March 2019
    Exploration & Production

    Shell is preparing to start drilling an exploration well in the Black Sea offshore Bulgaria within days.

  • 17 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    OceanServer Technology, Inc. has recently delivered two AUVs to SC Marine Research SRL located in Bucharest, Romania. Marine Research is a new and dynamic company devoted to the research of aquatic environments in and around Romania. The two IVER2 systems will initially be used to map the sea bottom around the Danube Delta located on […]

  • 18 May 2012

    The tracking of ships in the Black and Azov Seas in the Ukraine’s area of responsibility will be carried out using a unified system for monitoring surface situation: an appropriate disposal of the Ministry of Infrastructure “On creation of a unified system for monitoring water surveillance using automated identification system in the Black and Azov […]

  • 24 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Marshall Islands-flagged King Edward lost power in the Bosporus strait and was carried dangerously close to the coast by strong currents before the crew managed to anchor the 182-meter tanker, The Daily Sabah reports. The 2004-built tanker was on its way from Italy to Russia’s Black Sea Kavkaz port when it suffered suspected engine failure […]

  • 9 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Within the frames of the Black Sea oil pollutions monitoring program natural oil sources were detected in south-eastern part out at sea of the town of Poti, Georgia. The source was detected based on analysis of multi-temporal radar satellite images by the scientists of the Shirshov Institute of Oceanology together with the specialists of the […]

  • 9 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Within the frames of the Black Sea oil pollutions monitoring program natural oil sources were detected in south-eastern part out at sea of the town of Poti, Georgia. The source was detected based on analysis of multi-temporal radar satellite images by the scientists of the Shirshov Institute of Oceanology together with the specialists of the […]

  • 10 August 2018

    The NPD will conduct a data acquisition expedition over the Mohns Ridge in the western Norwegian Sea.

  • 18 February 2011

      During the actual expedition of the German research vessel Poseidon of IFM-Geomar, the SeaBeam System 3050, recently installed onboard, reached peak values regarding depth performance and coverage with a beam width of 1.5 by 2 degrees. On the journey to the Black Sea, where the system was used for the detection of methane bubbles […]

  • 2 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

      GSP provides ROV and ROV crew, subsea compensated crane and marine crew for the South Stream project. GSP Prince is mobilized to provide services for an estimated six months period under a contract with one of the contractors, Peter Gas. GSP Prince, the DP2 Divers & ROV Survey Offshore Support Vessel is specialized in […]

  • 2 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    GSP provides ROV and ROV crew, subsea compensated crane and marine crew for the South Stream project. GSP Prince is mobilized to provide services for an estimated six months period under a contract with one of the contractors, Peter Gas. GSP Prince, the DP2 Divers & ROV Survey Offshore Support Vessel is specialized in performing […]

  • 22 August 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    European Commission, Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (Directorate C – Atlantic, Outermost Regions and Arctic), is seeking contractors for maritime consultancy and business services. The Commission will award four contracts, which amount from EUR 750,000 to EUR 4,350,000.  Contracts and their scopes are as follows: 1. Supporting services to the Ocean Energy Forum MARE/2014/12. An Ocean Energy […]

  • 24 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Minehunter Rimini (engaged in the Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 2) identified a mine still with its releasing device in the Black Sea. The discovery was exceptionally uncommon, due to the absence of mud on the device and the still existing connection with the anchor, as well as the physical-chemical properties of the water, thoroughly […]