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  • 5 September 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) wishes to engage with up to 8 suitably qualified and experienced individuals as external assessors to provide technical expertise during the assessment of applications to the Quick Connection Systems R&D Services call. To ensure projects with the most promise are selected for support, WES intends to engage with independent External Experts […]

  • 26 July 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) is seeking concepts for innovative Quick Connection Systems suitable for use with a variety of wave energy converters. Quick Connection Systems are the next subcomponent to be developed by WES in its multi-million pound wave energy technology programme. The ideal technological solution would function in large wave conditions, connect quickly to […]

  • 7 August 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) is hosting a Brokerage Event that gives industry, science and technology professionals the opportunity to make new business contacts, and to identify potential partners to develop Quick Connection Systems for wave energy converters. The event is being held at the Technology Innovation Centre (TIC), Glasgow on August 14. WES recently launched […]

  • 1 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

      A new “quick connect dredge hose coupling” designed by VOSTA LMG has been successfully tested in the United States in a joint effort with a USA customer. The new coupling was developed to enhance safety and to make the assembly and disassembly procedures for floating dredge hoses easier and faster, which is traditionally slow […]

  • 15 January 2020
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland has recently named all the winners in a Europe-wide call to find new technologies to quickly and easily connect wave energy devices at sea. The seven winning projects for WES Quick Connections System programme have a total value of around £460,000. According to the tender documents, out of 21 candidates, WES has […]

  • 15 May 2019
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) said it is exploring options for the design and development of a system which will allow rapid connection/disconnection of a wave energy device from its moorings and/or electrical system. The connection system and method would aim to reduce the time and cost of installation and marine operations relating to a wave […]

  • 28 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    VOSTA LMG will showcase a new range of floating dredge hoses with integrated quick connect coupling and a mechanical adapter for dredge cutterheads at the 2015 Europort exhibition for maritime technology in Rotterdam. The new range of floating dredge hoses became a logic addition to VOSTA LMG’s standard range of dredge hoses after the recent […]

  • 5 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Firms from the subsea and offshore engineering sectors were among the winners in a Europe-wide call to find new technologies to quickly and easily connect wave energy devices at sea. The call from Wave Energy Scotland will award contracts to firms keen to bolster their involvement in the renewables sector. Aberdeen-based offshore engineers Apollo, subsea […]

  • 14 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Machinefabriek L. Straatman has successfully completed the production, assembly and test of a quick release ball joint with an inner diameter of 700 mm. This specific type of ball joint, also known as pinch ball joint, will be used on a cutter suction dredger. This typical Straatman design, which is invented decades ago, is well […]

  • 29 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Deep Down, a U.S.-based oilfield services company, has received orders for subsea equipment from two unnamed West African operators.

  • 29 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Deep Down, an oilfield services company, said it has received orders for subsea equipment valued at over $4 million directly from two West African operators, one of whom is said to be a new customer. The orders include a full suite of Deep Down’s own Multi-Quick Connect (MQC) plates, some of which will be free-issued […]

  • 11 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    Shanghai-based Wison Offshore & Marine (Wison) has developed a multi-functional carrier named Wison-LNG-Distributor (LNGD) with scalable capacity between 5000 to 20,000 cubic meters. The vessel, which integrates the functions of LNG loading, bunkering and container delivery, “could make regional LNG redistribution more affordable and efficient,” according to the company. While conventional LNG carriers are designed […]

  • 3 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    MacArtney has received and delivered multiple orders for SubConn Micro connectors placed via its Finnish sales representative, ARWELL-Tekniikka Oy, by Finnish defence contractor DA-Design Oy. The SubConns are standard micro connectors that are subjected to adaptation in MacArtney’s workshop in order to tailor them for use together with the underwater defence products designed and engineered […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy has retrieved the second CETO 5 unit and deployed CETO unit #1 in its place last week. CETO 5 Unit #2 was retrieved by disconnecting the Unit from the seabed foundation, using the hydraulic “quick connect” technology. CETO 5 Unit #1, which had been inspected and overhauled over the past months, was then installed […]

  • 18 July 2018

    Italian energy giant Eni and Algerian state-owned Sonatrach are aiming to create a natural gas hub in the Berkine basin area. In that regard, the chairman of Sonatrach, Abdelmoumem Ould Kaddour, and the boss of Eni, Claudio Descalzi, on Wednesday signed an agreement that represents a further step towards the strengthening of their partnership in […]

  • 21 January 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Equinix IBX data centers have been selected by RTI Connectivity (RTI) to extend its connectivity solutions in Tokyo, Japan, and Sydney, Australia. RTI’s transpacific submarine cable systems are the newest secure long-haul routes interconnecting the Asia-Pacific region and Australia via Guam. RTI selected Equinix IBX data centers due to the company’s expertise in delivering and […]

  • 20 May 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Carnegie Wave has retrieved the first CETO 5 unit for onshore maintenance and inspection. The unit has been operating over 4.000 hours. The retrieval was completed using hydraulic ‘quick connect’ technology to disconnect the unit from the seabed foundation. The disconnection was then followed in succession by deballasting of the buoyant actuator and floating up […]

  • 13 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Subsea Riser Products (SRP), an Acteon company and part of its risers and moorings business, has completed the third and final installation using the SRP Rocksteady mooring connector for the Perth Wave Energy demonstration project, offshore Western Australia. Summarising the original sourcing decision, David Kessel, Carnegie Supply Chain and IMS Manager, said: “As part of […]

  • 29 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Sembcorp bags its first design-and-construction ropax ship project.

  • 6 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    No longer will ports need to hire large commercial dredging outfits to do expensive deep maintenance dredging. Now they can invest in their own maintenance dredging system that will allow them to maintain a maximum depth of 55 ft (16.7m) at their port. The DM-55™ is IMS’s solution to making deep maintenance dredging and environmental […]

  • 16 October 2019

    Canadian offshore regulator has reported a near miss incident on the Terra Nova FPSO operating in the Atlantic Ocean offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. 

  • 20 May 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Carnegie Wave Energy Limited reported this morning that the first of its CETO 5 Units has been retrieved after over 4,000 hours of operation and over 8,500 across all three Units. The retrieval was completed on the first attempt by using its hydraulic “quick connect” technology to disconnect the Unit from the seabed foundation. The […]