Search results for: FPROV

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  • 22 January 2015
    Equipment

    Van Oord, a Dutch offshore contractor, has chosen Seatools to upgrade the Fall Pipe ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) on its newly refitted Flexible Fall Pipe Vessel (FFPV) ‘Nordnes’. The FPROV is an underwater robot that steers the mouth of the fall pipe, thereby allowing high-precision rock dumping in water depths up to 1200 meters and being […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Van Oord’s Flexible Fall Pipe Vessel (FFPV) ‘Nordnes’ has been refitted at Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen under a tight schedule with the Seatools completing upgrades  of the vessel’s Fall Pipe ROV (remotely operated vehicle). The FPROV is an underwater robot that steers the mouth of the fall pipe, thereby allowing high-precision rock dumping in water depths up to […]

  • 8 September 2017
    Equipment

    Seatools has completed the upgrade of the fall pipe remotely operated vehicle (FPROV) installed on Van Oord’s flexible fall pipe vessel ‘Stornes’. The work entailed a depth upgrade that enables Van Oord to perform precision rock installation in water depths of up to 2100 meters. Seatools initially delivered the fall pipe ROV in 2007, with […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Equipment

    Van Oord has developed Deep Excavation System (DES), a new technique for dredging at great water depths. The system, patented by Van Oord, is used to prepare a sea bottom profile for installing offshore pipelines. Uneven sea beds are traditionally prepared for laying offshore pipelines by installing large volumes of rock. As an alternative to this […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Over the past few years, Van Oord has developed a new technique for dredging at great water depths. This Deep Excavation System (DES), patented by Van Oord, is an innovative method to prepare a sea bottom profile for installing offshore pipelines. Uneven sea beds are traditionally prepared for laying offshore pipelines by installing large volumes […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Van Oord, a Rotterdam-based private company, has developed Deep Excavation System (DES) which is a new method for preparing sea bottom profile for installing offshore pipelines. The system has been patented by Van Oord. Explaining the benefits of the new system, the company says the new system is an alternative to traditionally prepared seabeds for laying […]

  • 27 July 2012

    With infrastructure development as a key driver of economic development and job growth, RIEDC Chairperson Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Board of Directors approved up to $42 million in a bond for the purchase and development of the I-195 surplus land to act as a catalyst for knowledge-based industries and jobs. The Board also […]

  • 8 May 2013
    Authorities & Government, Storage

    On Monday, May 6, the Narragansett Town Council voted 5-0 to suspend negotiations with Deepwater Wind, which is developing the Block Island offshore wind farm, in order to gather more information on the project’s local impact. The motion to bring all talks and negotiations with the developer to a standstill and address taxpayer concerns was […]

  • 26 July 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Dominion Diving recently mobilized on onboard the vessel “RollingStone”, to complete the remaining subsea work for the natural gas development–The Deep Panuke Project. Over the next five weeks, Dominion Diving will be working with Tideway to provide free fly ROV services for the ‘Deep Panuke Rock Placement Project’. The scope of work will involve rock […]

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Governor Lincoln D. Chafee, the Rhode Island Congressional delegation, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, and ProvPort officials announced two new state-of-the art mobile harbor cranes for the Port of Providence have been ordered and are now being manufactured by Austria-based Liebherr Group. The two cranes are part of a $20-million enhancement project funded by a federal […]

  • 8 December 2015

    With all five steel jacket foundations fully installed at the Block Island Wind Farm (BIWF) site, Deepwater Wind officially completed the first offshore construction season for America’s first offshore wind farm. The last deck platform was placed on top of a foundation on 21 November and all of the construction and crew vessels associated with the operation […]

  • 23 February 2011

      After the authorties in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania have given the approval for the NEL pipeline (Nordeuropäische Erdgaspipeline), today the Lower Saxony Office of Mining, Energy and Geology (LBEG) also approved the construction of the pipeline in Lower Saxony. The approval is valid for a distance of about 197 km from the River Elbe near Hittbergen […]

  • 25 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

      Dominion Diving Ltd has recently been awarded a contract for the remaining subsea work which is scheduled this summer to complete the natural gas development led by Encana –The Deep Panuke Project. For the duration of approximately two weeks, Dominion Diving will be working with Tideway- a Dutch offshore contractor, to provide free fly […]

  • 14 July 2011

      Cornwall Council cabinet today unanimously approved proposals for the development of the Port of Falmouth that will create and protect… ( businesscornwall ) [mappress] Source: Businesscornwall, July 14, 2011;

  • 9 December 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The first offshore construction season is now complete for America’s first offshore wind farm, with all five steel jacket foundations fully installed at the Block Island Wind Farm site. Construction crews installed the last deck platform on November 21. All of the construction and crew vessels associated with the operation have now demobilized from the […]

  • 1 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Human Capital

    Deepwater Wind will invest USD 250 million locally for its Revolution Wind offshore wind project in Massachusetts, US, including a USD 40 million private investment in Rhode Island ports ProvPort and Quonset Point.

  • 20 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    FAR Limited has received final credit aprovals for an underwritten USD 300 million senior secured reserve-based lending (RBL) facility for the Sangomar field development offshore Senegal. The approvals come after a joint Final Investment Decision for the field development signed by Woodside, as the operator, Cairn and FAR. FAR RBL facility has been approved by […]

  • 20 November 2015

    The first five of total 15 tower sections arrived Wednesday at the Port of Providence, where Deepwater Wind and General Electric (GE) are setting up a new temporary facility for the assembly of turbine components for the Block Island Wind Farm.  GE recently acquired Alstom’s offshore wind unit and is thus in charge of supplying the Haliade 6MW […]

  • 1 May 2012

    Qatargas is the first ever company outside of Europe to have trained up in-house City & Guilds, assurance scheme assessors.  The Ras Laffan Terminal Operations (RLTO) team of Qatargas embarked upon a “Terminal Training Assurance Scheme” in early 2011 which consisted of three stages; Training, On-The-Job Assessment and Examination which then leads to certification by […]