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  • 7 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    LMG Marin has secured a contract to design a new coastal research vessel for the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research. The design contract was recently signed with the Institute of Marine Research (Havforskningsinstituttet) on board their recent newbuild “Kronprins Haakon”. “We are very pleased to have the Institute of Marine Research as a customer – […]

  • 4 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Gondan shipyard has been awarded the construction of a new oceanographic vessel for the Institute of Marine Research of Norway. The signature of the contract is due to be signed on 14 March. The substitute of the present oceanographic vessel “Dr. Fridtjof Nansen”, designed by the Norwegian firm Skipsteknisk AS, will have dimensions of 74,5 […]

  • 29 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has entered into a data sharing agreement with the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Norway for use of surplus data to improve understanding of the oceans. In late March 2017 PGS announced its intention to open the Company’s surplus database for research on the ocean. The database has been built since […]

  • 6 January 2017

    Spanish Gondan Shipyard has delivered oceanographic research vessel ‘Dr Fridtjof Nansen’ to the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research (IMR). After recently completing the sea trials, the vessel is heading to Bergen, its port of registry. The vessel, of Skipsteknisk ST 369 design, is 74,5 meters long and has a beam of 17.4 meters. The vessel, outfitted […]

  • 6 July 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Institute of Marine Research, shipowner Torvald Klaveness, Kongsberg and the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association have entered into a public-private partnership to develop a pilot project with the aim of mapping marine plastic and other environmental parameters vital to the health of the oceans. The partners will equip several vessels with advanced sensors to collect data […]

  • 27 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Gondan Shipyard has celebrated the keel laying ceremony of the new Oceanographic Research Vessel for the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) of Bergen, Norway at its facilities in Figueras. The official keel laying ceremony, marks the start of the assembly of the hull in the slipway. Several representatives from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, […]

  • 29 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    In the presence of the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs Elisabeth Aspaker, Fincantieri, one of the world leading shipbuilding companies, and the Institute of Marine Research (IMR), the Norwegian governmental body for oceanographic research and fishing, signed a contract today in Oslo for the construction of an oceanographic icebreaker for operating in polar […]

  • 29 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    In the presence of the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs Elisabeth Aspaker, Fincantieri, one of the world leading shipbuilding companies, and the Institute of Marine Research (IMR), the Norwegian governmental body for oceanographic research and fishing, signed a contract today in Oslo for the construction of an oceanographic icebreaker for operating in polar […]

  • 4 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Gondan shipyard has been awarded the construction of a new oceanographic vessel for the Institute of Marine Research of Norway. The contract is due for signing on 14 March. The substitute of the present oceanographic vessel “Dr. Fridtjof Nansen”, designed by the Norwegian firm Skipsteknisk AS, will have dimensions of 74,5 m length overall and […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Gondan Shipyard in Figueras has launched a new fishery and oceanographic research vessel which will be operated by the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research of Bergen under a program led by NORAD, FAO and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The vessel, ordered in March last year, was designed by the Norwegian company Skipsteknisk, with 74.5 meters LOA and 17.4 […]

  • 27 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    The Institute of Marine Research (IMR), Norway’s largest centre of marine science, has issued a tender for hydrographic equipment. The tenders are required to provide observation instrument platforms that allow simultaneous measurement of parameter changes in the marine environment. The value of the tender is set to approximately $195 000 (NOK 1.2 million). The deadline […]

  • 9 November 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Bergen-based Metas has been awarded a contract from Statoil for the upgrade of the LoVe ocean observatory. The Lofoten-Vesterålen Cabled Ocean Observatory (LoVe) is a Norwegian infrastructure for marine research, monitoring and subsea technology development. The contract will cover an upgrade of LoVe, including installation of two satellites on the observatory, Metas informed.   The […]

  • 2 December 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian Institute of Marine Research (IMR) has invited tenders for the supply of hydrographic instruments for a polar research vessel. IMR is seeking two thermosalinographs with PVC manifold and water jacket for shipboard installation to collect information about the sea surface. The instruments will be installed on the polar research vessel ‘Kronprins Haakon’, currently under […]

  • 3 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Exactly ten years ago a new era began for marine research in Kiel, Germany. The Institute for Marine Research and the GEOMAR Research Centre for Marine Geosciences, teamed up to the Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences (IFM-GEOMAR). Retrospectively this decision has provided a positive impetus for the entire marine research in Germany: today’s GEOMAR Helmholtz […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Project & Tenders

    The Norwegian Institute of Marine Research (IMR) based in Bergen has invited tenders for the supply of winches for its research support vessel. The contract is for the procurement of two winches for the research vessel ‘G.O. Sars’. IMR’s G.O. Sars is a marine research vessel capable to perform various tasks, including pelagic and bottom […]

  • 7 January 2016
    Project & Tenders

    After seeking contractor for the supply of winch package for RV G.O. Sars, the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research (IMR) is now looking for the supplier of two underwater coaxial cables. The IMR requires two coaxial cables for underwater towing services to be used on G.O.Sars and Johan Hjort vessels. G.O. Sars is a research […]

  • 7 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Norwegian Institute of Marine Research in Bergen (IMR) has issued a tender invitation for delivery and deployment of electro-optical umbilical cables and subsea distribution units for extension of the ‘Lofoten-Vesterålen Cabled Ocean Observatory’ (LoVe). Lofoten-Vesterålen cabled observatory (LoVe) is an ocean observation infrastructure off Hovden, Vesterålen, comprising sea floor cables and sensors. The first part […]

  • 28 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has launched Kronprins Haakon, an oceanographic icebreaker being built for the Norwegian government, at its shipyard in Muggiano. The 9,000 gross ton newbuilding is expected to be delivered by the end of 2017. Featuring a length of 100 meters and a width of 21 meters, the ship will be able to accommodate 55 passengers. Designed […]

  • 29 November 2013

    In the presence of the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs Elisabeth Aspaker, Fincantieri, one of the world leading shipbuilding companies, and the Institute of Marine Research (IMR), the Norwegian governmental body for oceanographic research and fishing, signed a contract today in Oslo for the construction of an oceanographic icebreaker for operating in polar […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has entered into a data sharing agreement with the South African Marine Research and Exploration Forum (SAMREF) for use of surplus data to improve understanding of the oceans. Data recordings like temperatures and salinity through the water column, currents and weather observations are collected as a part of the PGS seismic acquisition […]

  • 10 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) today started seismic data acquisition in the Nordland IV and V areas in the northeastern Norwegian sea. The work is planned to last for one month. The  Norwegian Parliament has tasked the NPD with mapping the seabed to gain knowledge regarding potential petroleum deposits in the area. Originally, the acquisition […]

  • 17 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Harry Baayen, who was the Deltares managing director until 2012, is taking up the position of chairman of the new board of the Netherlands Institute for Marine Research (NIOZ). The NIOZ, which has operations on the island of Texel and in Yerseke, intends to adopt a new strategy involving an extension and upgrading of its […]