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  • 31 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Due to the success of the VENUS Coastal Network, originally built and deployed in 2006 and 2007, VENUS at Ocean Networks Canada with the support of the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s Leading Edge Fund has entered into a contract with OceanWorks International to effectively double the capacity of the seafloor network operating in the Strait […]

  • 30 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    On July 21, MV Forest Venus, an NYK-operated wood-chip carrier, rescued a family of five adrift in the Pacific Ocean. Forest Venus had departed from the port of Hachinohe in Aomori prefecture on July 7 for San Antonio, Chile. While en route on July 20, the U.S. Coast Guard based in Hawaii, phoned the vessel […]

  • 16 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    OceanWorks International has designed, manufactured, and delivered the SIIM-375, a new mini-Node variant of the Subsea Instrument Interface Module (SIIM) to the VENUS observatory. The SIIM-375 provides Node-like functionality for deployments on extension cables, significantly extending the capabilities of the observatory. Power to loads is controlled by four Oceanworks 3rd generation 375VDC breakers. This allows […]

  • 19 October 2009

    The naming ceremony for Havyard Leirvik’s newbuild Havila Venus took place in Fosnavåg, Norway on 17 October. Havila Venus is a Havyard 845 design, with hybrid propulsion system, modern hull lines, Clean Design class and selective catalystic reduction (SCR).

  • 15 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Italian giant Saipem has awarded GranEnergia a contract for the DP3 compact semi-submersible vessel Venus.

  • 26 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      OceanWorks International announces the successful re-deployment of the VENUS coastal network in the Strait of Georgia. In response to the failure of a power connector on the VENUS array in early fall 2012, a joint team of engineers from OceanWorks International (OWI) and Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) spent a week (Feb 5-9) aboard the […]

  • 30 June 2016

    Panama-flagged tanker Chem Venus allided with three moored sailboats on June 29 at the mouth of the Piscataqua River near Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine, the US Coast Guard said.  The USCG boarded the Chem Venus and determined that the 2004-built vessel sustained damage to its bow, causing the tanker to take on water. The rate […]

  • 15 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    GranEnergia has been awarded a contract for the provision of accommodation services in support of Total’s Kaombo Sul hook-up and commissioning project offshore Angola.

  • 2 November 2012

    VAALCO Energy, Inc. has acquired a 31% non-operating working interest in a production and development area (“PDA”) in Block P, offshore Equatorial Guinea from Malaysia’s Petronas. In a press release published yesterday, November 1, VAALCO said it paid $10 million for the working interest. The PDA, which is operated by GEPetrol, the national oil company […]

  • 5 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Songa Offshore SE, an international offshore drilling contractor, has delivered its operational update. Songa Dee achieved an operational efficiency of 100% and an earnings efficiency of 99% during the month working for Statoil in Norway. Songa Delta achieved an operational efficiency of 100% and an earnings efficiency of 100% working for Statoil in Norway. Songa Trym achieved […]

  • 25 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Marine Assets Corporation has announced the successful launch by undocking of its 4th Compact SemiSub (CSS) named Themis at Fujian Mawei Shipyard, Fuzhou, SE. China. Themis is following the launch of two other CSSs, Olympia and Venus. To remind, the CSS Olympia was delivered by MAC Offshore to GranEnergia in January this year. The 84.25 meters long CSS Olympia is being […]

  • 2 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., has held a naming ceremony for the LNG Venus, a newbuilding liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, at the Nagasaki Shipyard of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. The LNG Venus is co-owned by MOL and Osaka Gas’ wholly owned subsidiary, Osaka Gas International Transport Inc. After its completion, it will sail under a charter contract […]

  • 10 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Mubadala Petroleum has decided to further extend the Songa Venus rig contract to cover an additional two firm wells and two option wells in Vietnam under the current contract terms and conditions. The two additional wells have a total estimated duration of 80 days and corresponding revenue of approximately USD 19 million. The Venus program […]

  • 29 December 2010
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MEO Australia Limited advises that since the last progress report, abandonment operations were completed and the Songa Venus semi-submersible drilling rig was released at 04:15 hrs Perth time, Sunday 26th December 2010. Drilling operations on the Artemis-1 program were conducted safely and without environmental incident. This is the final progress report for the Artemis-1 drilling […]

  • 28 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Songa Offshore SE has entered into an agreement with Opus Offshore Group for the sale of the Songa Mercur and Songa Venus rigs and establishment of a strategic joint venture drilling management company, (the Songa-Opus JV). Opus Offshore will acquire 100% of the rigs, which will be operated by the Songa-Opus JV. Combining the resources […]

  • 13 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Mubadala Petroleum has decided to extend the contract for the Songa Venus offshore drilling rig, currently deployed in Malaysia. The rig’s owner Songa Offshore SE said that the extension would cover an additional one firm well in Malaysia under the current contract terms and conditions. Mubadala is using the rig for drilling at the SK […]

  • 2 October 2014

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines held a naming ceremony for the LNG Venus, a newbuilding liquefied natural gas carrier at the Nagasaki Shipyard of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.  “As a large group of guests looked on, Osaka Gas President Ozaki named the vessel, and his wife cut the rope,” MOL said in a statement. The 155,000 cbm LNG […]

  • 1 June 2015

    Arklow Venus, a 89.75m cargo ship registered in the Netherlands, is shown on today’s image entering the Port of Belfast, the UK last week. She was built in 2000 by the Netherlands-based Pattje Shipyard B.V. and classified by Bureau Veritas. Arklow Venus is powered by MaK 6M25 1499kW engine, with gearbox and controllable pitch propeller, […]

  • 23 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Songa Offshore SE, a Cyprus-headquartered offshore drilling contractor, has today completed the previously announced sale of the Songa Mercur and Songa Venus rigs to the Opus Offshore Group. In line with the press release dated 25 April, 2014, Songa Offshore SE  entered into an agreement with Opus Offshore Group for the sale of the Songa Mercur and Songa […]

  • 5 August 2014

     Songa Offshore,an international offshore drilling company, has announced its drilling rig fleet status update for July 2014. Songa Dee rig achieved an operational efficiency of 100% and an earnings efficiency of 99% during the month working for Statoil in Norway. Songa Delta achieved an operational efficiency of 100% and an earnings efficiency of 100% working for […]

  • 10 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Petronas, Malaysian state-controlled oil company, has exercised the 1 year optional contract for Songa Offshore’s semi-submersible drilling rig, Songa Venus. Songa Offshore, a Cyprus based drilling contractor and the owner of the rig, has revealed the information in its fleet status report for July 2012, without disclosing the value of the contract. The rig which […]

  • 16 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Bahamas-flagged bulk carrier M/V Venus, managed by Greece-based Super Eco Bulkers, collided with a fishing vessel on Tuesday, off the coast of Malaysia in the South China Sea. The bulk carrier came in contact with a fishing boat named AMROS on starboard side on September 14, 2015 at 10:20 a.m., Super Eco Bulkers confirmed in a statement emailed to […]