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  • 15 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Kenya is ready for the fourth undersea fibre optic cable connection wich is scheduled to land in upcoming year. France Telecom, is spending 14 million euros to boost the “Lower Indian Network 2” (LION 2) submarine cable to the LION cable to Kenya via Mayotte. Along with the LION and LION2 cables, France Telecom will […]

  • 17 August 2017
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Dredging International, part of the DEME Group, will deploy the company’s LNG-powered fleet for its contract with the Belgian transmission system operator Elia.

  • 17 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Normandie 3 is Jersey Electricity’s 10-year, £70 million project to lay a third interconnector to France, in partnership with Guernsey Electricity (GEL) as part of the Channel Islands Electricity Grid (CIEG), to secure imported supplies of low carbon, lower cost electricity for decades to come. A very busy weekend has seen the Cable Enterprise at last […]

  • 27 February 2012
    Environment, Research & Development

    Satrijo Tanudjojo, president of Nexans (China) Wires & Cables Co., stated in an interview “The future of power cable will be submarine. China has put a lot of efforts into renewable energy, and one of the areas which is considered to have the maximum growth potential is offshore wind farm,” therefore submarine cables are needed […]

  • 14 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    JDR has won a contract for the design and manufacture of a hybrid power steel umbilical from Wintershall Noordzee B.V. This umbilical will be deployed to the Ravn field development in the North Sea. JDR’s scope of work includes delivery of an 18.2 km umbilical which will provide power and control, connecting a new platform […]

  • 13 February 2018
    Project & Tenders, Storage

    TenneT TSO has issued a call for delivery and installation of HDPE pipelines which will house the nearshore and onshore sections of export cables in the Hollandse Kust (zuid) wind farm zone in the Dutch North Sea.

  • 16 May 2017

    After EnBW recently reached the final investment decision for the 112MW Albatros offshore wind farm and awarded the Tier 1 supply contracts, VBMS – in charge of inter-array cabling – informed that part of the scope is to interconnect Albatros and EnBW Hohe See.

  • 5 May 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Danish transmission system operator Energinet is seeking client representatives for the 1400 MW Viking Link interconnector project. Viking Link is a joint project of Energinet and the UK’s National Grid Viking Link Limited. The tender calls for consultants working onboard the cable-laying vessels as client representatives for the full duration of the offshore cable laying campaigns. […]

  • 6 March 2015

    Van Oord’s first cable-laying vessel used for constructing offshore wind parks, the Nexus, was captured today when she arrived in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. She will be christened on Saturday 7th of March by Ms J. Damen-Carli, the wife of Mr K. Damen, member of the supervisory board at Van Oord and chairman of Damen Shipyards […]

  • 15 December 2009
    Project & Tenders

    Google and a consortium of five telecommunication firms have joined together in a $400 million project to connect southeast Asia with the fastest undersea fiber-optic pipe in the world. The project is called Southeast Asia Japan Cable… Source: The Business Insider, December 14, 2009;

  • 9 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    TenneT, with the help of Van Oord, is building the Hollandse Kust (South) offshore grid to the north of the Maasvlakte, to connect new wind farms. The cables have to be buried more than 5 meters in the seabed for the first ten kilometers of the offshore cable route, as to be able to cross […]

  • 24 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Xtera pioneered the upgrade market in 2001 and is constantly testing new technologies on subsea cable systems of different types. This video is about the successful testing of 100G coherent interface cards on a transatlantic subsea cable system. Xtera Communications, Inc. (Xtera) specializes in network infrastructure that delivers maximum capacity, reach and value. Providing solutions […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    An engineering team of Enersea is rendering fabrication support during the manufacturing of the cable lay street of Tideway’s new built vessel Living Stone. Previously Enersea took care of the concept, basic and detailed mechanical design of the vessel’s deck lay-out and equipment. Enersea also specified the control, hydraulic and electric systems and even assisted […]

  • 17 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Dredging International, part of the DEME Group, has secured the contract from Belgian transmission system operator Elia for the submarine power cable installation for the Modular Offshore Grid (MOG) in the North Sea. Elia’s Modular Offshore Grid, or so-called electricity plug, includes an Offshore Switchyard Platform (OSY) located about 40 kilometers off the Zeebrugge coast, to […]

  • 15 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg has recorded the highest number of cruise ship visits this season,  with 110,000 visitors on board 73 cruise ships calling on Gothenburg from April to October. The port’s cruise operations generated around SEK 60 million in pure tourist revenue for the city. Jill Söderwall, Head of Cruise Operations at the Port of […]

  • 14 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Dong Energy, Fredericia (Denmark) and Nexans Deutschland have signed a contract for the delivery and installation of medium-voltage submarine cables for the West of Duddon Sands wind farm. The order for the wind farm located 15 kilometres west of Walney Island comprises 122 kilometres of submarine cable for connecting the individual wind turbines both with […]

  • 8 January 2007

    One of world’s largest vessels of its type makes first N.S. call. About 1,500 high-end vehicles hitched a ride to Halifax on Monday, arriving on one of the world’s largest car/truck-carrying vessels. Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics’ MV Toronto made its inaugural call at Autoport in Eastern Passage, arriving from Southampton, England, as part of the line’s […]

  • 8 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The 111 wind turbines in the wind farm are connected with’s offshore substation via approximately 160 kilometres of cable flushed down into the seabed. However, at several positions, it has not been possible to flush the cable at a sufficient depth due to stones or hard seabed. Therefore, the vessel, Tertnes, will lay a […]

  • 17 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The UK government is considering the installation of subsea cables which would transfer wind power from Ireland to the National Grid, BBC reports. The Irish-based wind farms could provide power for three million UK homes. According to Mike O’Neill from Element Power, the £6bln infrastructure project will benefit UK, Wales and Ireland economies. The electricity […]

  • 15 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Californian Port of Oakland has commissioned new equipment bolstering efforts to curb diesel emissions from ships. The port approved a high-voltage cable system that will connect more vessels to Oakland’s landside power grid as it continues working to reduce emissions. The port said the move would accelerate the program that has helped cut emissions 76 percent […]

  • 7 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have invented a new foam, called Oleo Sponge, that soaks up oil. Reportedly, the material not only easily adsorbs oil from water, but is also reusable and can pull dispersed oil from the entire water column-not just the surface. “The Oleo Sponge offers a […]

  • 12 July 2016
    Research & Development

    ScottishPower Renewables has hired Jee to carry out an array cable optimisation study for the East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm.  ScottishPower Renewables wants to optimise the wind farm array cable layout, focusing on minimising CAPEX and OPEX. The study will aim to minimise potential loss of revenue should one cable fail, by investigating the effect of […]