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  • 26 April 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Marmok-A5 device, deployed for testing off the coast of northern Spain, will be retrieved for upgrades this summer as part of the EU-funded wave energy cost-cutting project.

  • 9 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Leading offshore rope manufacturer, Lankhorst Ropes has been awarded a contract by Aberdeen based Dana Petroleum to provide Gama 98 polyester mooring lines for the Western Isles Development FPSO vessel (Floating Production Storage and Offloading). Given the weather conditions in the North Sea, and relatively shallow water depth, the cylindrically shaped FPSO will use a […]

  • 16 February 2011
    Equipment

      Ropes made with Dyneema®, ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE), are proving a safe and secure alternative to steel wire rope for connecting barges and vessels in “push combinations” working on inland waterways. In push combinations, the barge and the unpowered vessel in front of it have to be tightly lashed together to prevent any […]

  • 11 October 2017

    On Tuesday, October 10, the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) hosted an Industry Panel where representatives from the oil and gas industry discussed the transition to a low carbon energy mix. The theme of the panel was Energy transition: Distinguishing facts from fiction when it comes to both fossil and renewable energy sources, their […]

  • 9 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Offshore rope manufacturer, Lankhorst Ropes has been awarded a contract by Aberdeen based Dana Petroleum to provide Gama 98 polyester mooring lines for the Western Isles Development FPSO vessel (Floating Production Storage and Offloading). Given the weather conditions in the North Sea, and relatively shallow water depth, the cylindrically shaped FPSO will use a semi-taut […]

  • 2 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The University of Exeter has carried out performance and durability tests of a set of elastometric mooring tethers as part of the H2020-funded OPERA wave energy project.

  • 16 February 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      Ropes made with Dyneema®, ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE), are proving a safe and secure alternative to steel wire rope for connecting barges and vessels in “push combinations” working on inland waterways. In push combinations, the barge and the unpowered vessel in front of it have to be tightly lashed together to prevent any […]

  • 29 June 2011

    The Gazprom headquarters hosted Tuesday the first meeting of the Joint Steering Committee within the framework of the Agreement on Strategic Cooperation with Foundation Project Delta Group. The meeting was moderated by Nail Gafarov, Deputy Head of the Gas Transportation, Underground Storage and Utilization Department of Gazprom and Gertjan Lankhorst, Chief Executive Officer of GasTerra. The meeting participants discussed the promising cooperation […]

  • 14 January 2019
    Research & Development

    Martin & Ottaway has formed a new company, SurfWEC, that will develop wave energy converters (WECs) using patented features that are expected to increase energy recovery rates by an order of magnitude over legacy WEC systems. SurfWEC said it has broken through the barriers holding back wave energy recovery technologies from successfully and economically harnessing […]

  • 27 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The elastomeric mooring tethers, said to be in position to address cost and reliability challenges associated with marine energy devices, have been installed at the BiMEP test site in the Bay of Biscay, on the northern coast of Spain.

  • 17 April 2014

    The Netherlands hosted the 13th meeting of the International Supervisory Board of the Energy Delta Institute (EDI). The meeting addressed the Energy Delta Institute performance in 2012 and 2013.  Taking part in the meeting were Sergey Khomyakov, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Han Fennema, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Nederlandse Gasunie, […]

  • 9 September 2016

    The three nominees for the first Offshore Energy Best Innovation Award have been announced. The jury consisting of Mr. Jan Hoegee (Director Maritime and Offshore, TNO), Prof. Dr. Andrei Metrikine (Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Delft University of Technology), Mr. André Steenhuis ( Vice President Innovations, Allseas), Mr. Eric van der Meer (CEO, Airborne […]

  • 31 October 2011
    Business & Finance

      With increasing interest in sustainable shipping, Ahoy in cooperation with HME will organise for the second time in line a special Green Route at Europort 2011. An exclusive number of 48 ‘green’ companies that products/services that show demonstrable reduction in the environmental impact of ships have signed up to be part of the Green […]

  • 9 April 2012

    On 28 January 2012, Boskalis’ first newly built fallpipe vessel Rockpiper was named at Keppel Singmarine in Singapore after a building period of 24 months. This new 159 metre DP-2 vessel is the third fallpipe vessel in the Boskalis fleet, which will strengthen their position in the oil and gas market. Rock dumping mother vessel […]

  • 19 September 2013
    Equipment

    Goliat will be the first production facility on the Norwegian shelf to be held in place by ropes. To achieve this, Eni Norge has developed the world’s strongest mooring rope. Goliat will be the first oil field to come on stream in the Barents Sea, and as part of this project, Eni Norge is continuing […]

  • 22 May 2013

      CEOs of eight European energy companies (Fulvio CONTI, Gertjan LANKHORST, Gérard MESTRALLET, Ignacio GALAN, Paolo SCARONI, Peter TERIUM, Johannes TEYSSEN, Rafael VILLASECA MARCO) have drawn to the attention of EU leaders the urgent need to tackle the perilous situation facing the European energy sector. Meeting in Brussels, the day before the European Council focused […]

  • 14 September 2015

    At the moment the offshore wind activities in Dutch waters are buzzing. Dutch utility Eneco is in the final phase of completing their 129 MW Eneco Luchterduinen wind farm. In the IJsselmeer, along the dikes of the Noordoostpolder, the near shore 144 MW Westermeerwind wind farm has all the foundations installed and with the turbine […]

  • 14 September 2015

    At the moment the offshore wind activities in Dutch waters are buzzing. Dutch utility Eneco is in the final phase of completing their 129 MW Eneco Luchterduinen wind farm. In the IJsselmeer, along the dikes of the Noordoostpolder, the near shore 144 MW Westermeerwind wind farm has all the foundations installed and with the turbine […]

  • 4 July 2011

    New technologies – cars, buses, trucks and ships that run on natural gas and biomethane, high efficiency home heating systems that can also produce electricity, hydrogen and biogas – can already today make a  large contribution to tomorrow’s low carbon economy. In the framework of the EU-Russia Energy Dialogue, more than 100 participants attended the […]

  • 16 August 2012
    Ports & Logistics

    Germany’s ambition is to have 2.500 turbines installed in its territorial waters in the North and Baltic Seas by 2030. This means that on an average of 250 turbines will have to be produced and installed each year. This cannot be handled by one port alone and therefore several German ports are now trying to […]

  • 22 August 2013

    Offshore WIND was present when in February this year graduate Bram Zijlstra received his degree in Mechanical Engineering specialising in offshore wind. This was the first specific offshore wind graduation on higher education level. Bram Zijlstra (22) studied mechanical engineering at the NHL Hogeschool in Leeuwarden, in the North of the Netherlands. By 2012, after […]

  • 26 June 2013

    With a history of serving the oil & gas industry dating back over 40 years, Danish steel manufacturer Bladt Industries A/S (Bladt) held all the essential knowledge and in house skills to take this experience into the offshore wind industry over ten years ago. It all started in 2002 when the company installed their very […]