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  • 6 October 2015
    Project & Tenders

    DOF Subsea has completed the outfitting of its vessel Skandi Africa and the vessel started on a five-year time charter contract to Technip. Skandi Africa was awarded “Ship of the year 2015”, and it is designed for harsh environment and deepwater subsea construction and flexlay operations, down to 3000m depth. The long-term financing of Skandi Africa is […]

  • 6 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    DOF Subsea has completed the outfitting of its vessel Skandi Africa and the vessel started a 5-year charter contract with Technip. Skandi Africa is a newbuild DP3 construction support vessel, designed for harsh environment and deepwater subsea construction and flexlay operations, up to 3,000 m depth. The vessel was awarded “Ship of the year 2015” award. […]

  • 10 June 2016

      Construction support vessel Skandi Africa has been caught on camera while arriving in the Port of Blyth, England. Port of Blyth shared via social media a photo of Norway’s ‘Ship of the Year 2015’, the Skandi Africa, while passing the Blyth Boat House Restaurant on its way to the port. According to data found on […]

  • 29 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The video above is a timelapse movie of the Skandi Africa, from its arrival at Huisman Schiedam quayside, until departure, including the installations of the Pipelay System and Cranes. The Skandi Africa is a DP class 3 offshore subsea construction vessel, built for Norwegian offshore vessel owner DOF and chartered by French contractor Technip. The […]

  • 24 April 2015
    Equipment

    Huisman Equipment has installed the 650mt Pipelay Tower onboard DOF’s Skandi Africa. In addition, Huisman also installed the crane house of the 900mt Crane onboard the vessel. The vessel arrived to Huisman’s yard in March 2015. The Skandi Africa is a newbuild DP3 construction support vessel, designed for harsh environment and deepwater subsea construction and flexlay operations, […]

  • 9 April 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Skandi Africa is a DP class 3 offshore subsea construction vessel, built for Norwegian offshore vessel owner DOF and chartered by French contractor Technip. The video shows VARD 3 12-design newbuild as it departs the shipyard at Vard Søviknes. The vessel, build by VARD, arrived at the Huisman Schiedam quayside, at the end of […]

  • 15 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Red Marine has recently delivered a high capacity Load Test System to Technip for the periodic load testing of the pipelay system onboard the Skandi Africa. The vessel has been specifically designed for pipelaying in harsh environments and in water depths of up to 3,000m. The Load Test System allows all key pipelay system elements […]

  • 3 June 2015

    The Offshore Subsea Construction Vessel “Skandi Africa” was yesterday awarded the prestigious “Ship of the Year” award, instituted by Nordic shipping magazine, Skipsrevyen. The award was presented by Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry, Mrs. Monica Mæland, at the maritime exhibition Nor-Shipping to representatives of DOF Subsea as ship owner and VARD as designer and builder. According to Vard, […]

  • 27 March 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    DOF’s Skandi Africa and its crew have docked at the Huisman Schiedam quayside. The next months Huisman will install a 650mt Pipelay Tower, a 150mt Knuckleboom Crane and a 900mt Pedestal Mounted Crane onboard the vessel. In February 2014, Technip chartered a new construction vessel on a long-term basis from DOF Subsea, for delivery in 2015. The […]

  • 24 April 2015
    Equipment

    Huisman, the specialist in lifting, drilling, and subsea solutions, has completed the installation of 650mt Pipelay Tower onboard DOF’s Skandi Africa. Earlier this month, the company also installed the crane house of the 900mt Crane onboard the vessel. All the equipment installation work is being done at the Huisman Schiedam facility, where the vessel arrived […]

  • 11 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (October 05 – October 11). Oil services company, Subsea 7, has decided to adjust its offshore workforce capacity in Norway after a continued decline in activity levels. About 70 employees will lose their jobs, bringing it to a 37 […]

  • 7 June 2015

    The most popular article on Offshore Energy Today in the first week of June was a story about production delay from Chevron’s Big Foot platform due to damage to subsea installation tendons. This was followed by Statoil’s Energy Perspectives 2015 report that outlines a possible way to meet the 2-degree target which was followed by a report […]

  • 11 June 2019

    One of the largest subsea construction vessels in the world has arrived in Aberdeen on Thursday to collect the Ithaca Vorlich Mid Water Arch (MWA) project, fabricated by Global Energy Group’s South Fabrication Division. The load out was the final chapter for the company, completing a nine month project consisting of a MWA, hold back […]

  • 15 September 2015
    Equipment

    Red Marine has recently delivered a high capacity load test system to Technip for the periodic load testing of the pipelay system onboard the subsea construction vessel Skandi Africa. The vessel has been specifically designed for pipelaying in harsh environments and in water depths of up to 3,000m. In February 2014, French Technip chartered the […]

  • 3 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Subsea World News has gathered all the highlights to bring you a summarized version of the most popular articles from the previous month. The month of October marked announcements from some of the major subsea players including Subsea 7, Technip and Saipem. The trio managed to secure new contracts in the third quarter in Africa, Gulf of Mexico and […]

  • 30 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting videos of 2015.  Top videos include vessel launching ceremonies, naming ceremonies, the introduction of the first subsea gas compression facility. Top 10 videos of the year were: SSV Maersk Connector Launched at Damen Senior representatives of Maersk Supply Service, DeepOcean UK and the Damen Shipyards […]

  • 22 July 2015

    Vard Holdings Limited, a global designer and shipbuilder of offshore and specialised vessels, has started implementing cost-cutting measures including layoffs due to lack of orders in the last quarter.  Namely, the company said in its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 and first half ended June 30, 2015 that it faced […]

  • 22 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Vard Holdings Limited (VARD) has faced a slowdown in activity at some yards during 2Q2015 as the overall weakness in the oil and gas sector began to impact operations. Order book development remained muted, with one new vessel order secured by the Group during the quarter. New order intake, including variation orders and repair and conversion work, amounted […]

  • 24 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norway’s DOF Subsea has won contracts for two of its offshore vessels, the Skandi Seven and the Skandi Skansen.

  • 10 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    DOF Subsea has entered into a two-month long contract with an international energy client in Africa.

  • 24 October 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    DOF Subsea has secured two contracts totaling more than 160 vessel days for Skandi Seven and Skandi Skansen in Africa. Skandi Seven has started operations for a repeat international energy company in Angola, delivering integrated FSV services, project management and engineering. DOF Subsea will during this contract deliver onshore and offshore work scopes within deepwater […]

  • 25 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Well Ops, Inc. a subsidiary of Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. has announced that its well intervention vessel, Skandi Constructor, will be available for operation in the Gulf of Mexico for the first quarter of 2015. The Skandi Constructor is a dedicated light intervention mono hull equipped with the Helix 7 3/8” 10,000psi Subsea Intervention […]