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  • 1 November 2013

    Leopard Catamarans recently launched their all new, spacious, Leopard 51 Powercat (PC), built by Robertson and Caine and designed by Simonis Voogd Design. The newest member of the power fleet brings with it a multitude of exciting features: a new sleek and stable design, a large forward cockpit, additional lounging areas, an expansive flybridge and […]

  • 28 November 2016
    Equipment

    Japan’s Kaiyo Engineering, which recently acquired Saab Seaeye Leopard ROV system, has added an active heave compensator (AHC) to the ROV’s launch and recovery system. Kaiyo Engineering, a specialist marine science company, is undertaking seabed research for Tokyo University and is using the Leopard to explore the feasibility of seabed mining. The AHC system will […]

  • 28 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Grindrod Shipping and Vitol started the wind up of their joint venture Leopard Tankers.

  • 29 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Technology

    French subsea installation company Louis Dreyfus TravOcean has ordered two Saab Seaeye Leopard remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) for touchdown monitoring and support. The Leopard work vehicle comes equipped with eleven thrusters and iCON intelligent control system, expected to provide TravOcean with a stable work platform even in strong currents. The iCON system delivers greater flight stability under variable loads, including pitch […]

  • 30 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Tokyo University has engaged Kaiyo Engineering, a specialist marine science company, to undertake seabed research using two Saab Seaeye robotic systems, the Leopard and the Falcon, to explore the feasibility of mining the gold, cobalt and the copper-rich manganese crust, offshore Japan. Alongside mineral exploration is research into protecting the ecosystems around extraction sites. The […]

  • 1 August 2008

    Efforts are still being made to secure another company willing to share the cost of drilling a new well on the UK Northern North Sea Leopard prospect with prospect partners hoping drilling can start before the end of the year Operated by Elixir Petroleum, Leopard lies in UK block 211/18b in licence P1381 which was […]

  • 27 May 2008

    At 15:00 ECT yesterday ICAP Leopard, the Farr designed 100ft supermaxi owned by Mike Slade, departed North Cove Marina, New York, to begin her transatlantic speed record attempt from Ambrose Light. ICAP Leopard will be looking to break the record currently held by the 246ft luxury yacht Phocea. Having smashed the Rolex Fastnet Race record […]

  • 15 July 2016
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Israel’s University of Haifa has ordered a Saab Seaeye Leopard remotely operated vehicle (ROV). The University noted that the Leopard will be a key resource for a new deep-sea research centre which opened recently. The ROV will serve the entire marine research community in Israel through the national consortium of universities, colleges and government research institutes […]

  • 28 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Specialist submarine cable installation company, Louis Dreyfus TravOcean, has ordered two Saab Seaeye Leopards for touchdown monitoring and support. The Leopard ROVs, with eleven thrusters and iCON intelligent control system should provide TravOcean with a stable work platform particularly in strong currents. According to Saab Seaeye, the iCON system delivers pitch and roll stabilisation, allowing a stable […]

  • 25 June 2020
    Technology

    Brazilian contractor Belov Engenharia has ordered four Saab Seaeye Leopard work vehicles for Petrobras operations in Brazil. The Leopards join Belov’s Saab Seaeye fleet of ROVs, set for deployment from three dive support vessels (DSVs). Belov will utilise them for cleaning and inspecting risers on floating production storage and offloading vessels (FPSOs), amongst other tasks. […]

  • 14 August 2007

    Super-maxi ICAP Leopard, with a clutch of Whitbread/Volvo sailors among the crew, completed a record-breaking victory in the 2007 Fastnet Race. The Farr-designed canting keel 100 footer crossed the line at 08:53:53 BST (Wednesday) to complete the course in 1 day 20 hours 18 minutes and 53 seconds. Leopard’s time shaved nearly nine hours off […]

  • 29 May 2008

    At 00:01 GMT today, ICAP Leopard – the Farr designed 100 foot super maxi yacht owned by Mike Slade – officially began her transatlantic speed record attempt from Ambrose Light, off New York. In order to beat the current record of eight days, three hours and 29 minutes set by 246ft yacht Phocea in July […]

  • 6 June 2008

    ICAP Leopard, the 100ft super maxi yacht owned by Mike Slade, yesterday evening broke the transatlantic speed record held by luxury yacht Phocea. Finishing the 2,925 nautical mile crossing from New York to the Lizard, Cornwall, UK, in seven days, 19 hours and 21 minutes, ICAP Leopard shaved eight hours off the existing record, to […]

  • 22 October 2014

    Shell made a frontier exploration discovery offshore Gabon, West Africa. The well Leopard-1 encountered a substantial gas column with around 200 metres net gas pay in a pre-salt reservoir. Leopard-1 is located around 145 kilometres off the Gabonese coast, west of Gamba. It was drilled in water 2,110 metres deep to a total vertical depth of […]

  • 21 May 2020
    Technology

    Rovco has recently purchased a Saab Seaeye Leopard remotely operated vehicle, expanding its subsea capability and capacity. Rovco’s purchase of the Seaeye Leopard is the latest investment in its asset pool, which strategically increases the capability to serve a growing number of customers. Rovco aims to serve customers’ needs in areas such as construction support, […]

  • 29 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    ROVOP has expanded its fleet of remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) for the US region. Namely, the company said it has taken delivery of Seaeye Leopard electric work class ROV, the first of its kind for the Gulf of Mexico (GoM), and believed it could help operators reduce costs by 40 percent. The ROV is suited to work tasks such […]

  • 13 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    With 11 thrusters, unrivaled payload, and a host of advanced technology features, the new Saab Seaeye Leopard is the most powerful ROV of its size in the world. Aimed at the compact work-class market, the Leopard can handle more tooling, cameras and survey equipment than any other ROV in its class. The minimal deck footprint […]

  • 27 November 2006

    Mike Slade’s sailing team Ocean Marine have today announced ambitions for their new super-maxi build to become the fastest charter yacht on the planet. The predecessor to the team’s current 98ft Leopard of London(pictured), Leopard 3 will be launched in June 2007, and plans are already underway for a late 2008 attempt at sailing non-stop, […]

  • 8 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    DeepOcean has opted for the new concept Leopard ROV from Saab Seaeye. Seen as the most powerful ROV of its size in the world, its combination of 11 thrusters, unrivalled payload, and a host of advanced technology features won over DeepOcean, which itself is an innovator in providing subsea services. “It’s a pioneering design from […]

  • 22 October 2014

    Shell has made a frontier exploration discovery offshore Gabon, West Africa. The well Leopard-1 encountered a substantial gas column with around 200 metres net gas pay in a pre-salt reservoir.

  • 12 January 2016

    The Rix Leopard, the latest wind farm workboat to the Rix Sea Shuttle fleet, was introduced to the water on 15th December at a launch ceremony at the Piriou shipyard in Vietnam. The small ceremony took place with the shipyard personnel and the team who are building the vessel. Rix Sea says that progress of the […]

  • 9 May 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    DeepOcean has opted for the new concept Leopard ROV from Saab Seaeye. Rick Green, Regional Manager Netherlands at DeepOcean, said: “Environmentally we wanted an electric vehicle – yet one with work class performance. “For our application the Leopard gives us the equivalent capability of a much larger hydraulic work class vehicle – and its 11 thrusters […]