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  • 16 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has launched a fibre-rope retrofit option for its subsea cranes. According to MacGregor, the modular upgrade replaces the crane’s original steel wire rope with synthetic fibre rope, using the same technology as MacGregor’s fibre-rope crane, the FibreTrac 1500, which was introduced earlier this year. “We are proud to introduce our fibre-rope […]

  • 16 June 2016
    Equipment

    MacGregor, a part of Cargotec, has launched a new fibre-rope retrofit option for its subsea cranes. MacGregor said on Thursday that the modular upgrade replaces the crane’s original steel wire rope with high-performance synthetic fibre rope, using the same technology as MacGregor’s fibre-rope crane, the FibreTrac 1500, which was introduced earlier this year. The company […]

  • 3 November 2015
    Research & Development

    The results of two DNV GL led joint industry projects (JIPs) and a JIP pre-study commissioned by Statoil are now captured in a new Recommended Practice on offshore fibre ropes. DNVGL-RP-E305 provides new industry guidance for achieving cost reductions of overall mooring operations, by addressing the engineering, manufacture, and integration of offshore fibre ropes, DNV […]

  • 23 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Glasgow-based offshore handling system specialists, Caley Ocean Systems, and high performance rope manufacturers, Hampidjan from Iceland have formed a strategic alliance to bring, as they say, the benefits of steel-like fibre ropes to the offshore market. While the general benefits of fibres ropes have long been appreciated concerns over handling, inspection, qualification and reliability have […]

  • 24 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Lankhorst Ropes Offshore Division is announcing the latest results of offshore trials of its Lankofirst synthetic fibre rope mooring connector on booth 1517 at OTC 2013. The trials have shown a significant reduction in mooring line deployment times and improvements in health and safety using the Lankofirst connector, compared with traditional mooring line plate links […]

  • 16 June 2017
    Equipment

    LankoDeep fibre rope from Lankhorst Ropes has been selected for the MacGregor FibreTrac crane. The MacGregor FibreTrac crane will have a 150-tonne safe working load capacity. It has been designed and will be built to comply with the latest DNV GL lifting appliance, fibre and rope manufacturing rules. Lankhorst’s LankoDeep fibre rope will be used […]

  • 2 April 2013

    IHC Winches, part of IHC Merwede, has officially presented its 50-tonne fibre rope traction winch, known as IDsis, to the Dutch and Belgian offshore markets. The presentation on 20 March was attended by a large group of lifting specialists, who responded enthusiastically to the prototype and the results of its initial tests. The name IDsis […]

  • 29 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    IHC Winches, part of IHC Merwede, has officially presented its 50-tonne fibre rope traction winch, known as IDsis, to the Dutch and Belgian offshore markets. The presentation on 20 March was attended by a large group of lifting specialists, who responded enthusiastically to the prototype and the results of its initial tests. The name IDsis […]

  • 29 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    IHC Winches, part of IHC Merwede, has officially presented its 50-tonne fibre rope traction winch, known as IDsis, to the Dutch and Belgian offshore markets. The presentation on 20 March was attended by a large group of lifting specialists, who responded enthusiastically to the prototype and the results of its initial tests. The name IDsis […]

  • 29 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    IHC Winches, part of IHC Merwede, has officially presented its 50-tonne fibre rope traction winch, known as IDsis, to the Dutch and Belgian offshore markets. The presentation on 20 March was attended by a large group of lifting specialists, who responded enthusiastically to the prototype and the results of its initial tests. The name IDsis […]

  • 8 April 2020

    Hendrik Veder Group (HVG) is a leading, Rotterdam-based company active in steel wire and fibre rope products and services. With sites in five European countries, an extensive distribution network and the largest production and test facilities in Europe, HVG is easily accessible and assures efficient communication. HVG partakes in many activities: production of single-laid, cable-laid […]

  • 8 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has completed the construction of FibreTrac, the first fibre-rope offshore crane to enter the market. Designed to comply with DNV GL regulations, the FibreTrac crane has a 150-tonne safe working load (SWL) capacity and features an advanced rope monitoring and management system that maximizes rope lifespan and provides clear lift line […]

  • 21 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Leading deepwater rope manufacturer, Lankhorst Ropes Offshore Division has invested Euro 2M in a synthetic fibre rope test machine that, for the first time, will enable naval architects to run ‘what if’ scenarios to simulate the effects of storms and hurricanes on deepwater mooring lines. Located at Lankhorst Ropes’ fibre rope production facility in Portugal, […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Deepwater mooring rope specialist, Lankhorst Ropes Offshore Division is announcing a new improved creep HMPE mooring rope made with Dyneema® for a new generation of permanent deepwater moorings beyond 2,000m water depth, on booth 1353 at OTC 2012. The Lankhorst booth will also feature the latest developments in cut-resistant jackets for fibre rope mooring lines, […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Deepwater mooring rope specialist, Lankhorst Ropes Offshore Division is announcing a new improved creep HMPE mooring rope made with Dyneema® for a new generation of permanent deepwater moorings beyond 2,000m water depth, on booth 1353 at OTC 2012. The Lankhorst booth will also feature the latest developments in cut-resistant jackets for fibre rope mooring lines, […]

  • 8 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Deepwater mooring rope specialist, Lankhorst Ropes Offshore Division is announcing a new ultra-low creep HMPE mooring rope made with Dyneema® for a new generation of permanent deepwater moorings beyond 2,000m water depth, on booth 1353 at OTC 2012. The Lankhorst booth will also feature the latest developments in cut-resistant jackets for fibre rope mooring lines, […]

  • 28 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    DNV has now published its new standard for Underwater Deployment & Recovery Systems, DNV-OS-E407. This standard provides a framework for the verification and certification of underwater deployment and recovery systems using Technology Qualification methodology. The development of the new standard is based on wide industry involvement. The standard is the result of a Joint Industry […]

  • 11 June 2012

    There are great things happening aboard the vessel “Havila Phoenix” nowadays. During the last two years there have been installations and tests of a whole new system likely to revolutionise the offshore light well intervention market. The vessel, a Havyard 858 design, is designed and constructed by the ship technology group, Havyard Group AS, and […]

  • 11 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    There are great things happening aboard the vessel “Havila Phoenix” nowadays. During the last two years there have been installations and tests of a whole new system likely to revolutionise the offshore light well intervention market. The vessel, a Havyard 858 design, is designed and constructed by the ship technology group, Havyard Group AS, and […]

  • 13 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Bridon Group, a manufacturer of wire and fibre rope, has acquired the moorings business of ScanRope from the Parker Hannifin Corporation. Bridon is a global business with a UK Head Office in Doncaster that manufactures wire and rope solutions for applications across several sectors including Oil and Gas, Mining, Construction, Fishing, Marine, Crane and Industrial. […]

  • 12 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Offshore handling equipment specialist, Caley Ocean Systems is taking part in a Joint Industry Project (JIP) into the Requirements for Certification of fibre rope-based, Deepwater Installation Systems that will ultimately be incorporated in a new standard for Offshore Deployment and Recovery Systems. Managed by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Phase 1 of the JIP identified generic […]

  • 12 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Offshore handling equipment specialist, Caley Ocean Systems is taking part in a Joint Industry Project (JIP) into the Requirements for Certification of fibre rope-based, Deepwater Installation Systems that will ultimately be incorporated in a new standard for Offshore Deployment and Recovery Systems. Managed by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Phase 1 of the JIP identified generic […]