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  • 6 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    MDL Marine Services has completed transpooling of a flexible product for Spirit Energy. The project was managed by MDL project engineering team and entailed relocating the client’s product stored on a third-party storage reel from Denmark to MDL base in Peterhead, using MDL’s reel drive system, and onto an MDL-owned 8.6m installation reel. Once set […]

  • 15 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has completed a four-project North Sea campaign with TechnipFMC. The work scopes on the jobs, which took place throughout 2018, included installation and retrieval of umbilicals, jumpers, risers and flowlines. In total 16 reels were handled and close to 40km of product was installed from three different vessels, using two different MDL […]

  • 12 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Following umbilical installation job with Bibby Offshore, Maritime Developments (MDL) has won a flex lay project with the EPCI contractor. The recently concluded project in a North Sea gas field used the MDL RDS-400, a 400-tonne reel drive system, operated by MDL offshore personnel and supported by the company’s 3m radius departure chute. The spread was […]

  • 18 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    MDL has concluded a maiden cable lay project offshore Mexico, marking a major milestone for the Mexican subsea market. The company’s modular tensioning spread, featuring the MDL TTS-2/140 Series Tensioner, was used for the installation of a 25mm fibre optic cable on the Eni Amoca/Miztón project. The mission was completed in cooperation with MDL’s Mexico-based […]

  • 31 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has been awarded a contract to supply a complete pipelay spread and personnel for a flexible installation offshore Equatorial Guinea. The award comes from a new client, whose workscope covers the launch of a number of new wells in an existing network of drill centres in the West African basin. The MDL […]

  • 13 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Flex-lay equipment specialist Maritime Developments Limited (MDL) has completed a deepwater project in the Gulf of Mexico for Subsea 7. The project work scope included handling and installation of a deepwater umbilical using the MDL RDS-400-02, supported by the company’s offshore personnel. The reel drive system is part of an MDL flex-lay spread, which has […]

  • 11 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has appointed Andrew Blaquiere as vice president – MDL Americas. Blaquiere joins MDL from a flex-lay equipment rental supplier where he held various positions including business development manager and proposal/project manager. He joins Mark Williamson, president – MDL Americas, in Houston to support the company’s growth in the offshore Americas market. Blaquiere […]

  • 6 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has completed two different work scopes for Rever Offshore and is en-route to the third project in the campaign. The completed missions, started in April, included installation and decommissioning of products in two North Sea fields, using a horizontal spread solution on board the Normand Clipper. For the first work scope, an […]

  • 15 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has completed a flexible installation project in the North Sea with i-Tech 7 – marking a return to the field two years after the original award. The work scope – part of i-Tech 7’s inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) campaign West of Shetland – consisted of a deployment of a jumper using […]

  • 20 May 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Technology

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has executed transpooling of 64 kilometres of MEG coiled tubing for subsea contractors Ocean Installer and DeepOcean. The operation consisted of transpooling MEG injection lines from 28 Tenaris transportation reels onto seven offshore installation reels. MDL project managed and engineered the complete operation for two separate subsea installation projects. . The MDL […]

  • 8 March 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Frontera, in cooperation with Maritime Developments Ltd. (MDL), has secured cable lay scope from Sapura Energy for Eni Amoca Miztón project offshore Mexico. The contract is due to begin in March 2019, Frontera informed. The Frontera-MDL scope includes provision and operation of the cable lay equipment spread, which features MDL’s modular tensioning system and related equipment. […]

  • 22 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has added a horizontal lay system (HLS) to its rental fleet following a double-project award from a new client. The HLS is designed to work in conjunction with the complete range of MDL 2-track or 4-track tensioners for installation or retrieval of SURF products. In its current configuration the system features a […]

  • 26 June 2020
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    MDL has completed a double decommissioning scope providing support to Ocean Installer on the Balder X field. MDL SURF equipment, project engineering team as well as offshore personnel facilitated the recovery of risers and umbilicals on the Balder FPSO, as part of the redevelopment programme on the Norwegian North Sea field. The work scope took […]

  • 30 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has concluded a flexible installation project offshore West Africa. The work scope, commissioned by DeepOcean, saw the company’s third-generation Reel Drive System (RDS) used on board the Polar Onyx for installation of a 2.5 km flowline in the EN-09 field. The flowline was installed in 1,750 meters water depth and marks the […]

  • 27 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Maritime Developments has secured a flexible installation project offshore Ghana. The work scope covers an installation of a flowline using MDL third-generation reel drive system, operated by the MDL offshore service team. The equipment was loaded out in components from MDL’s Peterhead, Scotland facility for road transportation to Cadiz, Spain to meet the client’s installation […]

  • 16 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    MDL has carried out a complete overhaul of a number of lifting equipment on board a North Sea FPSO, in the facility’s 20th year in operation. The marine services project, which reinstated a 25-tonne riser pull-in winch and three 200-tonne anchor chain winches, is estimated to have contributed to extending the working life of the […]

  • 3 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments has completed a project offshore Equatorial Guinea with new client, Ocean Installer. The project included installation of umbilicals and flexible flowlines using MDL’s equipment and service personnel: Horizontal Lay System (HLS) with 85-tonne tensioner plus work platform and 400Te reel drive system, mobilised on board the Viking Neptun. The aim of the project […]

  • 17 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has completed the first LiveWire system – a solution for wire rope inspection services and change-outs. Developed in a joint partnership between MDL and global mooring and subsea specialist Delmar Systems, LiveWire is designed to cut costs associated with large wire rope maintenance and operations, particularly by minimising disruption to rig or […]

  • 10 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    MDL Marina Consultancy, a division of MDL Marinas, has appointed Dr. Ben Carroll to the consultancy team as Assistant Project Manager. In his new role, Ben will be on hand to conduct geomorphology studies and advise on all matters relating to dredging, dredge licensing and general marine licensing on all of MDL’s consultancy projects. Prior to this assignment, […]

  • 8 December 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Delmar Systems has entered into a partnership agreement with Maritime Developments (MDL) to set up a flex-lay base in the USA. The agreement will see a whole suite of MDL’s equipment move into Delmar’s yard in Port Fourchon, Louisiana, from where it will be available for work in the Gulf of Mexico and elsewhere. The […]

  • 29 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has proven the complete portability of its flex-lay equipment design with a recently completed project in West Africa. The newest and largest pipelay tensioner in the company’s rental fleet, the MDL TTS-4/375 Series Tensioner was used for installation of oil offloading lines offshore Nigeria. The system was mobilised from MDL Peterhead facility […]

  • 23 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Maritime Developments has been awarded a steel pipe handling project in shallow water on the US West Coast. The project will utilise MDL’s 25Te, 2-track tensioner (MDL TTS-2/140) to handle an 8” steel pipe as part of a horizontal directional drilling project (HDD). MDL personnel will be on-site to provide project support and operation of […]