Search results for: Westcon

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  • 29 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norled and Westcon signed a contract for the construction of two green ferries.

  • 15 June 2018
    Project & Tenders

    The appetite is growing for hybrid offshore vessels in Norway, as Westcon has recently secured several contracts to convert conventional OSVs to hybrid operation.

  • 28 May 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Prosafe has filed a counter-appeal against Westcon in the TSV Safe Scandinavia conversion court case. 

  • 19 April 2018

    Norwegian Westcon Yards has filed an appeal against a court judgement in a dispute with Prosafe related to the conversion of the tender support vessel (TSV) Safe Scandinavia.

  • 8 March 2018

    Prosafe has won a court case against Westcon related to cost overruns for the conversion of the Safe Scandinavia unit. 

  • 23 January 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Prosafe expects to see an end of its dispute with Westcon in March.

  • 6 April 2017

    Prosafe, an operator of semi-sub accommodation rigs known as flotels, is still in dispute with Westcon over cost overruns related to Safe Scandinavia’s conversion from flotel to tender support vessel (TSV). In its 2016 annual report on Thursday, Prosafe said that the litigation process relating to the final costs of the conversion of the Safe Scandinavia […]

  • 23 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Westcon Yards in Floro has won a contract with Norwegian vessels owner and offshore services provider DOF for reconstruction of the vessel MV Skandi Darwin. The subsea vessel Skandi Darwin, previously known as Olympic Commander, will be used by DOF on the Shell Prelude inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR) contract in the Asia Pacific region. The […]

  • 15 August 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The drone video above shows a 2007-built Eidesvik subsea vessel “Acergy Viking” which went through a conversion project at Westcon yard in Norway this summer. Westcon Karmsund prepared the vessel for a contract with Siemens Wind Power in Germany. The Acergy Viking was previously a survey vessel, but after remodeling it was converted into a so-called windfarm support/light construction […]

  • 4 May 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Westcon has been awarded a maintenance contract for subsea tools and equipment at all Statoil base locations in Norway. The scope of the agreement is maintenance and overhaul of defined parts of the subsea equipment Statoil has at its bases, in addition to an option for extension of the scope both onshore and offshore. The framework […]

  • 4 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Westcon, a provider of solutions, services and products for the energy industry, has been awarded a maintenance contract for subsea tools and equipment at all Statoil base locations in Norway. Westcon will, together with WellConnection, be in charge of the maintenance and overhaul of defined parts of the subsea equipment Statoil has at its bases, in addition […]

  • 16 March 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Ocean Rig’s semi-submersible drilling rig Leiv Eiriksson arrived at Westcon Yards in Ølen, Norway, last night, before starting a drilling contract with Lundin.  Westcon was hired by the offshore drilling contractor Ocean Rig to prepare the rig for the contract with the oil and gas company. The contract with Lundin is for a minimum of 3 wells […]

  • 15 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Oil services company Subsea 7 has renewed a contract with Norwegian cranes and lifting operations specialist Westcon Løfteteknikk (WCL), adding 5 years to existing framework agreement. Over the last three years the framework agreement has seen WCL provide operation of Subsea 7’s own pool of lifting equipment, expert inspection, as well as the sale and […]

  • 3 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Eidesvik Offshore, a Norway-based supply, subsea, seismic and cable-laying shipping company, has chosen Westcon Power & Automation to deliver the energy storage system for their multi-purpose offshore vessel Viking Energy. According to Westcon, an offshore and maritime industry products, services and solutions provider, the system should reduce fuel consumption by 15-20 percent. Eidesvik Offshore announced a few […]

  • 7 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Norwegian supplier of products and services within cranes and lifting operations, Westcon Løfteteknikk AS, has been awarded a contract to work on Dolphin Drilling’s rigs.  Namely, the contract is for three Dolphin Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rigs Bideford Dolphin, Borgland Dolphin and Bredford Dolphin. In an e-mail sent to Offshore Energy Today, Westcon’s spokesperson said that the […]

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Westcon has been awarded a contract from Subsea 7 to deliver equipment to be used on the Martin Linge field. With a basis in Westcon’s facilities in Floro, the company has been contracted by Subsea 7 to produce three Riser Baser with associated protection structures, to be used on the Martin Linge field, which is operated […]

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Westcon, a provider of products and services to offshore rigs, ships and subsea modules, has been awarded a contract from Subsea 7 to deliver equipment to be used on the Martin Linge field, in the Norwegian North Sea.  With a basis in Westcon’s facilities in Floro, the company has been awarded a contract from Subsea 7 […]

  • 18 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Norway’s Westcon Yard has informed that the Floatel Victory flotel will be arriving at its yard in Ølensvåg, Norway today, May 18, 2015.  The rig will take its place next to semi-sub Transocean Leader that arrived in February and flotel Safe Scandinavia that arrived in March for a conversion work into a tender support vessel. Floatel […]

  • 13 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Norway’s Westcon Yards has been given the Special Periodic Survey (SPS) contract for the  Transocean Leader drilling rig. According to Westcon, although the initial plan was for the rig to arrive in March, the rig will be in the Olensfjord tomorrow, February 14, 2014. “…Westcon Yards in Olen was notified only a week ago that we were given the […]

  • 30 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Westcon Power & Automation has signed a frame agreement with Dolphin Drilling related to inspection and maintenance of Ex-equipment on board of three drilling rigs. Westcon Power & Automation has signed a frame agreement with Dolphin Drilling AS for the use of the Westcon IRM Ex system on board of three of Dolphin Drilling’s drilling […]

  • 8 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Westcon has been given the contract of modifying the flotel Safe Scandinavia to a support vessel for drilling operations.

  • 20 June 2014

    The health condition for the worker who was injured in an accident at Westcon Yard in Olen has improved, Westcon said in a press release.

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has entered into an option agreement with Westcon Yards in Florø for quay rental and preparations of the topside of the Valemon platform before installation in the North Sea. The Valemon topside will according to the current plan arrive at Westcon Yards in Florø in the end of July. The topside will be cleaned […]

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Westcon enters its 20 years anniversary as a rig modification yard by welcoming the world’s largest jack-up rig Maersk Intrepid.

  • 10 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Westcon Løfteteknikk will Statoil employees within cranes and lifting operations under a long term contract. Statoil has chosen Westcon Løfteteknikk as its supplier of a training program for Statoil employees within crane and lifting operations. The contract starts in mid-April and last for three years with an option for additionally two years (1+1).Westcon Løfteteknikk, which […]