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

    JFD, part of James Fisher and Sons, recently facilitated a dry hyperbaric welding trial for Subsea 7 within its saturation diving complex in Aberdeen. Ten diver welders were welcomed to JFD’s National Hyperbaric Centre in May and were accommodated for 13 days at a depth of 43msw within the saturation diving system in order to […]

  • 23 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Antwerp-based underwater repair and maintenance specialist, Hydrex, has carried out a rudder repair on a 170-meter container vessel during the ship’s scheduled maintenance stop in Rotterdam.  Hidrex divers team, with one of its dive support workboats, installed a doubler plate over the cavitated area of the rudder after the damage has been detected during an earlier inspection carried […]

  • 20 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Underwater repair and maintenance specialist, Hydrex, has recently carried out rudder inspection and follow up repair on a tanker that was performing cargo operations in Antwerp. The vessel needed a fast on-site solution that would allow it to sail on after commercial operations were complete without losing time and with a fully functioning rudder. Hydrex […]

  • 9 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The Naval Sea System Command’s Office of the Director of Ocean Engineering Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV) recently began developing a prototype hyperbaric aluminum welding capability that will permit underwater welds to the U.S. Navy’s aluminum- hulled ships. The hyperbaric aluminum welding capability is being developed to support anticipated repair tasks in the Independence […]

  • 9 March 2012

    The Naval Sea System Command’s Office of the Director of Ocean Engineering Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV) recently began developing a prototype hyperbaric aluminum welding capability that will permit underwater welds to the U.S. Navy’s aluminum- hulled ships. The hyperbaric aluminum welding capability is being developed to support anticipated repair tasks in the Independence […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    DCN Diving, the Dutch diving contractor based in Bergen op Zoom, has opened  a new hyperbaric testing and training centre. Unique in the Netherlands and indeed uncommon anywhere in the world. In a hall alongside the company’s head office, a permanent professional centre has been established, in which every possible hyperbaric working situation can be simulated. […]

  • 30 August 2012

    Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) answered the call for 132 repairs to U.S. and foreign surface ships taking part in the 2012 Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise that ended August 3. Held every two years by the U.S. Pacific Fleet, the two-month-long RIMPAC is the world’s largest multinational […]

  • 29 August 2012

      Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) answered the call for 132 repairs to U.S. and foreign surface ships taking part in the 2012 Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise that ended August 3. Held every two years by the U.S. Pacific Fleet, the two-month-long RIMPAC is the world’s largest […]

  • 19 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    At the beginning of March a Hydrex team of diver/technicians sailed out with one of the company’s dive support workboats to a 200-meter vehicle carrier berthed in the port of Antwerp. They performed an underwater inspection and repair of the vessel’s malfunctioning rudder. The latest development allows Hydrex to perform permanent repairs on any type […]

  • 13 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Norway’s Westcon Yards has been given the Special Periodic Survey (SPS) contract for the  Transocean Leader drilling rig. According to Westcon, although the initial plan was for the rig to arrive in March, the rig will be in the Olensfjord tomorrow, February 14, 2014. “…Westcon Yards in Olen was notified only a week ago that we were given the […]

  • 18 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Neptune announces that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Singapore’s Unidive Marine Services Pte Ltd (Unidive) for the marketing and application of the NEPSYS® technology in Singapore and South East Asia. Under the terms of the agreement, Neptune and Unidive will collaborate on the investigation, tender and execution (where appropriate) of projects […]

  • 18 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      Neptune announces that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Singapore’s Unidive Marine Services Pte Ltd (Unidive) for the marketing and application of the NEPSYS® technology in Singapore and South East Asia. Under the terms of the agreement, Neptune and Unidive will collaborate on the investigation, tender and execution (where appropriate) of […]

  • 28 October 2019
    Human Capital

    The Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) has launched the nation’s first offshore wind training facility. The facility includes a crew transfer training vessel (CTV), which supports safety training for workers moving from relatively small CTVs to the fixed support structures of offshore wind turbines. Initially, MMA will focus on Basic Safety Training for the industry with a […]

  • 12 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    Wilhelmsen Ships Service has arranged a substantial logistics service for the M/Y Latitude, used by Oceana to study the after-effects of the oil spill from the Deepwater Horizon offshore rig in the Gulf of Mexico. The company supplied the 170 foot vessel , which was chartered by the non-profit environmental organization, Oceana, from owners Windstor […]

  • 2 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    DNV GL and Subsea Global Solutions LLC. (SGS) announce that they have completed an extensive joint research and development program, that will allow permanent repairs to be carried out by underwater wet welding on certain areas of vessels. Subsea Global Solutions’ global network of coded welder divers will be available to perform these permanent repairs […]

  • 6 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Palle Laursen, Head of Ship Management for Maersk Line, shares the latest update on the Emma Maersk incident that took place in the Suez Canal Friday evening. He explains that the investigation is still ongoing, and that repairs will take time. Initial inspections by divers show that the water ingress was caused by damage to […]

  • 8 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is investing $10 million this year in 27 new high-priority watersheds and 13 existing projects that will help improve water quality in the Mississippi River basin. This investment is part of a commitment of $100 million over four years to address critical water quality concerns […]

  • 14 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    JFD has announced a strategic partnership with the Aquacentrum Den Helder, which combines submarine escape training, commercial diving training and recreational pools for public use within a single building. The partnership between JFD and Aquacentrum Den Helder will allow both new and existing submarine operating nations to train their submariners in escape and abandonment in […]

  • 11 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    HYPACK, a software developer for the hydrographic and dredging industry, has recently finished testing the Diver6.DLL using a simulator and reading the network datagrams into HYPACK. Diver6 is a diver and dive operations mobile support system, which allows dive masters to monitor and track divers beneath the surface of the water for greater situational awareness. […]

  • 2 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Den Helder Support Service (DHSS), Den Helder Aircraft Systems (DHAS), Glomar Offshore and GEOxyz have formed a joint venture – Offshore Project Support (OPS) – to provide a complete package of specialized services above and below water in the offshore energy industry. The joint venture, called OPS, has resulted in one team which can offer a fleet of […]

  • 10 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    DOF Subsea has carried out the first major offshore dive with JFD’s new deep diving rebreather, COBRA (Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus). Earlier this year, JFD released COBRA into the market to replace conventional SCUBA bailout methods, providing divers with extended supply of breathing gas in the event of a primary supply failure. Last month COBRA […]

  • 23 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Royal Naval Divers in Plymouth have taken delivery of a sophisticated new remote-controlled bomb disposal vehicle called Cutlass. The Southern Diving Group (SDG) (comprising Plymouth-based Southern Diving Unit 1 and Portsmouth–based Southern Diving Unit 2 demonstrated the six-wheeled Cutlass to the new head of Royal Naval Mine Warfare and Diving Captain Phil Milburn when he […]