Search results for: Norsafe

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  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norsafe completed four successful drop tests with the advanced GES45 freefall lifeboat during a factory acceptance test (FAT) this week. “The boats were released from 25.2 metres. All requirements were met, and these are some of the best Norsafe drops I have ever seen”, says project manager Rune Andersen. The free-fall drops comprise the second […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian life boat manufacturer Norsafe recently set a world record for the highest manned free fall lifeboat drop after the 70 passenger GES50 MKIII was dropped from 40 meters with 10 persons on board at the company’s training and test center in Rosendal. ”The feeling of diving into the water was amazing. It was even more exciting to […]

  • 28 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Norsafe has conducted the highest free-fall drop ever, featuring a so-called free-fall lifeboat. The test was conducted from a height of 61.53 metres and was very successful. The test came in the wake of another successful drop from a height of 52 metres earlier the same week. Norsafe’s groundbreaking new lifeboat, the GES50 MKIII is […]

  • 28 September 2012

    Norsafe has conducted the highest free-fall drop ever, featuring a so-called free-fall lifeboat. The test was conducted from a height of 61.53 metres and was very successful. The test came in the wake of another successful drop from a height of 52 metres earlier the same week. Norsafe’s groundbreaking new lifeboat, the GES50 MKIII is […]

  • 30 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Norsafe has signed a contract with Singapore-based drilling rig builder Sembcorp Marine to deliver freefall lifeboats and davit systems for and ‘FSO to be installed in the UK sector of the North Sea.’ While Norsafe does not reveal the name of the North Sea project, it is safe to say that the FSO is destined for […]

  • 7 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Infrastructure

    Norwegian provider of  lifesaving systems Norsafe has secured its largest ever offshore contract to supply lifesaving appliances to Eni’s Coral South floating LNG (FLNG) facility, off Mozambique.  The unit will be located in Area 4, approximately 50 km from the Mozambique coast. Norsafe said that the order is to deliver 8 freefall systems containing 5 […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian life boat manufacturer Norsafe recently set a world record for the highest manned free fall lifeboat drop after the 70 passenger GES50 MKIII was dropped from 40 meters with 10 persons on board at the company’s training and test center in Rosendal. ”The feeling of diving into the water was amazing. It was even more exciting to […]

  • 5 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s Norsafe has received orders from engineering and construction services company Kværner for the delivery of new lifeboat systems to Statoil’s Njord A platform. Norsafe said that it would supply three lifeboat systems of its largest freefall lifeboat, the GES 52, with compatible davits. The company added that the contract for the lifeboat systems was […]

  • 18 November 2014

    The twin-hull behemoth Pieter Schelte was recently launched at the DSME shipyard in Korea. Next summer, Pieter Schelte, one of the world’s largest vessels, will retrieve the entire deck of the troubled Yme jack-up production platform in the North Sea and bring it to scrapping.  Pieter Schelte, the 382 metre long and 124 metre wide dynamically […]

  • 28 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Implementation of the DNV-OS-E406 requirements has become a costly task for oil and shipping companies. Norsafe Group has introduced a davit refit solution that generates significant financial savings when davit and lifeboat replacements are necessary. “Norsafe’s engineering team has developed a davit cassette adapter that makes it possible to use the new free-fall lifeboats without […]

  • 24 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    At 7:50pm on Tuesday 3rd September, the world’s most advanced free-fall lifeboat performed a successful drop from a height of 66.8 metres. This is a new world record for free-fall lifeboats, and Norsafe has hereby reclaimed its record, which has been in the company’s possession since 1999, with only two brief exceptions. The new generation […]

  • 20 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Norsafe has received orders for 400 million NOK (approx. $69,6 million) over the course of one month, reinforcing its role as the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of maritime lifesaving systems. During October 2012 the sales department signed contracts for a value greater than NOK 400 million, thereby increasing the order backlog to a new […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Norsafe completed four successful drop tests with the advanced GES45 freefall lifeboat during a factory acceptance test (FAT) this week. Project manager Rune Andersen said “The boats were released from 25.2 metres. All requirements were met, and these are some of the best Norsafe drops I have ever seen”. The free-fall drops comprise the second part […]

  • 18 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Norsafe has been working alongside Kongsberg to develop an unmanned surface vessel (USV) to act as a combined autonomous and data collection platform with different sensors. Ideal for military and commercial maritime use, the USV has been designed to be robust and durable with easy servicing and the flexibility to allow for fast equipment changeovers. […]

  • 7 August 2017
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Norway’s Norsafe has secured a contract with Eni of Italy to supply life-saving appliances for the Coral South floating LNG facility to be located in Area 4, some 50 kilometres of the coast of Mozambique. 

  • 21 November 2012

    Norsafe has received orders for its newly developed GES50 MKIII freefall lifeboat worth NOK 400 million (approx $69.5 mln) over the course of one month, reinforcing its role as the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of maritime lifesaving systems. During October 2012 the sales department signed contracts for a value greater than NOK 400 million, thereby […]

  • 29 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Norsafe Recaptures World Record for Free-Fall Lifeboats (VIDEO) At 7:50pm on Tuesday 3rd September, the world’s most advanced free-fall lifeboat performed a successful drop from a height of 66.8 metres. This is a new world record for free-fall lifeboats, and Norsafe has hereby reclaimed its record, which has been in the company’s possession since 1999, […]

  • 20 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Norsafe has received orders for 400 million NOK (approx. 69 million USD) over the course of one month, reinforcing its role as the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of maritime lifesaving systems. During October 2012 the sales department signed contracts for a value greater than NOK 400 million, thereby increasing the order backlog to a […]

  • 9 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Kongsberg Maritime has unveiled a brand-new unmanned surface vehicle (USV). The Sounder USV System is designed and built to provide the highest possible standard of data acquisition, Kongsberg said. With the introduction of the Sounder USV System, Kongsberg strengthens its presence in the market for unmanned vessels capable of carrying out a broad range of […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Strategic Marine, a leading specialist shipbuilder, has delivered the On-Station vessel “Thaiyak” to the Australian Customs & Border Protection Service (ACBPS). The vessel was launched from Strategic Marine’s facility in Vietnam in March this year and was officially accepted in Fremantle, Western Australia, by representatives of Australian Customs & Border Protection Service yesterday, Monday 23 […]

  • 27 February 2007

    Twin UltraJet waterjet systems with triple station joystick control systems have been supplied by Ultra Dynamics for three 14.5m self-righting Rescue Craft being built by Arsenal Do Alfeite for the Portuguese Navy. All of the craft will be in service this year with the Institution of Rescue in Portugal. Each feature twin UltraJet 376 waterjets […]

  • 10 June 2011

    On June 10, 2011, Jens Stoltenberg, the Prime Minister of Norway, is expected to visit Gdansk in Poland to have bilateral meeting with Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk. Norwegian Prime Minister regularly meets his colleagues in the countries that are about to take over the EU presidency, which will be the case with Poland, from […]