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  • 14 April 2020
    Safety

    Tekmar Group companies, Subsea Innovation and Tekmar Energy, have joined forces to manufacture personal protective equipment (PPE) for NHS workers in the North East of England. Subsea Innovation and Tekmar Energy have responded to the coronavirus pandemic and have begun manufacturing protective face shields for front line NHS workers at their facilities in Darlington (Subsea […]

  • 2 April 2020

    Due to the on-going COVID-19 pandemic, the 7th PRIMaRE conference will be held online, with no charge for attendance. The call for abstracts is open and has been extended until Friday 17th April 2020. Further information including the format of this virtual conference will be sent to registered delegates and announced on the PRIMaRE website […]

  • 17 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has said that due to the global COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, as of today, 17 March 2020, the Orkney Renewable and Innovation Campus (ORIC) will restrict public access to the Robert Rendall and Charles Clouston buildings. All planned visits to EMEC have been canceled and the measures have been put […]

  • 13 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Due to the limited impacted of the COVID-19 outbreak during the first quarter of 2020, offshore drilling contractor Odfjell Drilling was able to post a higher profit than in the first quarter of 2019.

  • 23 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    In response to the current market environment, oil major Shell has decided to reduce its operating costs by up to $4 billion in 2020 and to cut its capital expenditure from $25 billion to $20 billion.

  • 17 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Seabed Geosolutions is feeling the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its activity. A significant ongoing project in the Middle East has been cancelled and another project that was scheduled to start imminently in Brazil has been postponed. In response, Seabed will implement rigorous cost and capex reduction measures. A deep water project in Brazil, […]

  • 27 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Australia’s Woodside is postponing final investment decisions for its Scarborough, Pluto Train 2 and Browse liquefied natural gas growth projects worth more than $50 billion in a response to the oil price crash and the COVID-19 pandemic. Woodside announced a number of measures on Friday which include an approximately 50 per cent reduction in spending […]

  • 16 March 2020

    LNG engineer TechnipFMC has put its planned split into TechnipFMC and Technip Energies on hold.

  • 6 April 2020
    Research & Development

    Carnegie said it has achieved the first milestones of its new CETO ‘Digital Development Pathway’. Namely, the company has developed the machine-learning-based Wave Predictor capable of predicting the characteristics of waves that will reach the CETO Unit up to 30 seconds in the future. This is the first product in Carnegie’s so-called intelligent control products […]

  • 18 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    WavEC Offshore Renewables has temporarily closed its office given the current COVID-19 pandemic situation. Following the official recommendations and the World Health Organization, WavEC has implemented a plan of measures and best practices, which includes remote work for employees. “We believe that the measures taken will ensure the continuity and quality of the services we […]

  • 25 March 2020
    Business developments & projects, Operations & Maintenance

    Norway-based floating LNG giant Höegh LNG reached for mitigating measures to cope with the effects of COVID-19 outbreak and continue operations.

  • 25 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Ørsted’s construction projects are all progressing according to plans, the offshore wind developer reported on 25 March, referring to the current situation with the world fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. The company said it did not see any permits, consents, tax credits, or offtake agreements in relation to its construction projects being at risk due to […]

  • 2 April 2020
    Research & Development

    Subsea engineering firm JFD said it will bring to market a new patient ventilator system to support global health systems in fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. JFD has responded to the UK Government’s Rapidly Manufactured Ventilator System call to manufacturers, to support the provision of essential medical equipment to the front-line NHS. According to JFD, […]

  • 27 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    96 percent of Europe’s wind turbine and component manufacturing factories continue to operate, WindEurope said. Currently, only seven wind energy manufacturing sites are closed, according to WindEurope. All of them are located in Spain and Italy, the countries with the strictest lockdown regulations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In Spain, the closed factories are […]

  • 26 March 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    The developers behind the Woodfibre liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project on Canada’s West Coast are pushing back the start of construction. Woodfibre LNG, owned by Pacific Oil & Gas, planned to start construction on a 2.1 million metric tonnes per annum LNG terminal and associated facilities this summer. However, the project has been postponed […]

  • 25 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Prada and UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) have decided to postpone the start of activities of the Sea Beyond project to September 2020, as a precautionary measure in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to data released by UNESCO, the COVID-19 outbreak is now impacting 1,254,315,203 learners worldwide, from the pre-primary to tertiary level, […]

  • 16 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    TechnipFMC has been forced to put off its planned separation into two independent entities amid challenging market conditions which have emerged recently.

  • 6 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic affected Siemens Gamesa’s operations and commercial activity, leaving a € 56 million mark on the company’s profitability in its second quarter of the fiscal year 2020 (January–March). Siemens Gamesa adjusted its operations to employ COVID-19 health and safety measures, and applied new solutions to ensure operations continue. The latter included re-routing […]

  • 21 April 2020
    Safety

    Wave energy tech pioneer OPT is manufacturing face shields for those on the front lines of the COVID19 outbreak. OPT reached out to contacts in their local communities to see what the need was for donations of face shields. The company connected with organizations and individuals to lend 3D printers and donate the materials needed […]

  • 25 March 2020
    Research & Development

    Prada and UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) have decided to postpone the start of activities of the Sea Beyond project to September 2020, as a precautionary measure in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to data released by UNESCO, the COVID-19 outbreak is now impacting 1,254,315,203 learners worldwide, from the pre-primary to tertiary level, […]

  • 23 April 2020
    Safety

    The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s centre in Blyth has resumed testing and validation activity after a pause of some ten days. ORE Catapult had suspended access to the Blyth site for approximately 10 days to implement COVID-19-related protocols and measures. During that time, engineering and analysis operations saw no interruption, according to a spokesperson […]

  • 9 April 2020
    Safety, Vessels

    DEME Group has chartered a floatel which will serve for pre-quarantine for the company’s crews working on offshore wind and dredging vessels.