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  • 6 February 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Ecosse IP (EIP) has recently completed pre-trial tests of its newest product, the Ambient Lifter (AL10T), in Buckie Harbour, UK.  These tests form part of the development of EIP’s new range of subsea lifting products, the company said. The recent tests follow on from trials completed in September 2018 in which the Ambient Lifter successfully lifted […]

  • 1 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Ecosse IP (EIP) recently held an industry showcase to demonstrate the capability of its Ambient Lifter subsea and decommissioning solution, in a two-day event held in Fraserburgh. EIP, a subsea tools and technology developer based in Aberdeenshire, welcomed representatives from across the industry, including the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) which is jointly funding […]

  • 12 August 2014

    Norway-based marine heavy lift contractor Twin Marine Heavylift AS signed a joint venture deal with China’s Shandong Shipping Corporation of Qingdao. The new JV company, Shandong Twin Marine, will own and operate the 34,000 tonne Twin Marine Lifter (TML) System, transportation vessels and associated equipment, for installation and removal of large offshore structures as well as […]

  • 16 August 2017

    Oil giant Shell on Tuesday shared an image through its social media channels of the Appomattox hull being loaded on a heavy lift and transportation vessel in Geoje, South Korea before heading to the U.S.  Prior to its departure, the hull was loaded onto Cosco’s  heavy lifter Xin Guang Hua. According to Shell’s Tuesday update, the […]

  • 4 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Mike Wilson, former chairman of Ecosse Subsea, has launched his new venture Ecosse IP Ltd (EIP), following the sale of Ecosse Subsea earlier this year to Oceaneering. EIP’s main objective is to save its customers time and money on subsea challenges, with a range of subsea technologies, the company said in a press release. EIP will offer subsea […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Oil giant Shell shared several images last Friday through its social media channels of the Appomattox hull reaching its destination. The hull was delivered to Ingleside, Texas, by Cosco’s heavy lifter Xin Guang Hua. Now that the hull has arrived in the U.S., a new phase of construction, entailing the hull’s integration with the topsides, can […]

  • 4 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    The winners of the 2019 Decom North Sea Awards have been revealed at the annual Decom Offshore conference and exhibition. The second annual awards shine the spotlight on the decommissioning sector for excellence in innovation and collaboration, whilst highlighting the contribution of young professionals in the industry. The winners of the three categories were announced […]

  • 17 May 2015

    News on Subsea 7 announcing it will have to let go 2.500 workers was the most read article on Offshore Energy Today this past week. You also read about the Dockwise Vanguard heavy lifter loading and sailing away with the Armada Intrepid FPSO. Among the popular articles were videos of a new offshore gangway solution […]

  • 6 December 2010

    GL Exchange Forum in Madrid looks at the offshore wind market through the lens of the future Madrid, 6 December 2010 – By 2020, the EU aims to get 20% of its electricity produced by wind energy technologies. That number is well within reach, since wind power’s share of total installed capacity has quadrupled in […]

  • 7 December 2010

    GL Exchange Forum in Madrid looks at the offshore wind market through the lens of the future. By 2020, the EU aims to get 20% of its electricity produced by wind energy technologies. That number is well within reach, since wind power’s share of total installed capacity has quadrupled in the past 10 years from […]

  • 7 December 2010

    GL Exchange Forum in Madrid looks at the offshore wind market through the lens of the future. By 2020, the EU aims to get 20% of its electricity produced by wind energy technologies. That number is well within reach, since wind power’s share of total installed capacity has quadrupled in the past 10 years from […]

  • 29 July 2010

    The MÆRSK LIFTER, an anchor handling tug supply vessel, moored in Grand Harbour, Malta

  • 19 April 2016

    Antwerp-based Scaldis Salvage & Marine Contractors N.V. has chosen the name of Gulliver for its heavy lift, DP2 vessel currently under construction in China. Gulliver, formerly known as RAMBIZ 4000 due to its lifting capacity, got its name following the keel laying ceremony held at the Hong Qiang shipyard near Shanghai on 27 February. The ship is ordered […]

  • 21 September 2017
    Equipment

    ROV services provider M2 Subsea has unveiled its recently commissioned purpose-built test tank at the company’s base in Westhill, Aberdeenshire. M2 said that the indoor freshwater tank, which can hold 73,600 liters of water, was created for the primary purpose of testing ROVs and ancillary equipment. “The facility will allow the company to be in […]

  • 17 July 2015

    China’s CIMC Raffles today delivered two 50,000 dwt semi-submersible heavy lift vessels. The vessels have been delivered to two separate owners,  United Faith Group and Zhenhua Heavy Industries, respectively. With the concept design completed by United Faith Group and basic design completed by SDARI, construction was accomplished by CIMC Raffles. The two semi-submersible heavy lift cargo vessels […]

  • 30 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The maritime engineering specialist [email protected] has just presented the prototype draft for a heavy goods transporter offering highly flexible application options. With its heavy lifter HLV1600, which as a so-called multipurpose vessel can transport extremely large size part loads and bulk goods with equal ease, the engineering company is presenting its second high-quality basic design […]

  • 14 April 2015
    Equipment

    Norwegian TTS Group ASA has, through its new 50/50 joint venture company TTS-SCM Marine and Offshore Machinery Co., Ltd. in China, entered into a contract for delivery of marine equipment packages, consisting of heavy lift cranes, hatch covers and winches to six new multipurpose heavy lift vessels. The package equipment approach brings the total order […]

  • 7 July 2016
    Equipment

    A heavy lift and transportation vessel was recently attacked in Conakry anchorage, Guinea. According to a report by the International Maritime Bureau’s Piracy Reporting Centre dated July 3, 2016,  six robbers in a boat armed with machine guns and knives boarded an anchored heavy lift vessel. The report claims the assailants attacked the duty O/S […]

  • 13 February 2017

    A troublesome outlook for heavy lift vessels within the market for topside and jacket installation, prompted by challenging market in recent years, has led contractors to seek out opportunities in less traditional markets. Two such bright spots are offshore wind and decommissioning, according to Douglas Westwood, an energy intelligence group, which claims that the former is […]

  • 3 June 2012

    ‘Plastic soup’, the name given to systems of plastic waste materials found in rotating ocean currents, form a very real concern. Plastic is used in almost every product we use on a daily basis. Though lightweight and economical, it has one major downside: plastic does not degrade naturally. Experts even predict plastic can ‘survive’ for […]

  • 9 February 2017
    Equipment

    OceanWorks International has completed an overhaul of its main indoor water tank. The 16’ x 25’ steel tank has a capacity of over 118,925 liters of water and it’s an integral part of the testing regimen for OceanWorks customized subsea engineering systems. The upgrades completed include the refinishing of the tank walls, replacement of the floor mats, […]

  • 24 January 2013

    Taizhou Sanfu Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. has secured an order from a Danish shipping company Nordana to build four 12,100 DWT multi-purpose heavy lift vessels. The new vessels with lifting capacity of 500 tonnes will be built according to a new energy-efficient design of heavy lifters that Nordana developed in cooperation with Sanfu Shipyard and […]