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  • 24 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player, Magseis, has bounced back in black at the end of the fourth quarter 2016 with its quarterly revenues at all-time high. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenues up to USD 20 million from USD 5.5 million same time last year. The Q4 2016 revenues is a result of the Saudi Aramco Red […]

  • 4 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Vessels

    Eidesvik Offshore has been awarded a four-month extension to the current time charter party for the platform supply vessel MV Viking Lady with Aker BP.

  • 15 June 2014

    Most popular articles of the week, June 9 – 15, 2014

  • 26 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian ocean bottom seismic specialist, Magseis, has reported net loss of USD 11 million or USD 0.37 per share in the fourth quarter 2015, compared to USD 4.1 million (0.15) net loss year-on-year, and net loss of USD 0.3 million during Q3 2015. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue drop to USD 5.5 million […]

  • 30 May 2017
    Exploration & Production

    The Norwegian safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Eni consent to use the Scarabeo 8 drilling rig at the Goliat field in the Barents Sea. The regulator said on Tuesday that the Scarabeo 8 rig would drill two production wells. One of the two wells to be drilled will be used for […]

  • 27 April 2016

    Prosafe, an operator of semi-sub accommodation units known as flotels, has decided to scrap three of its oldest units, and to cold stack other units starting with the Safe Astoria. The company said on Wednesday that it would scrap its 1982-built Jasminia, the 1977-built Hibernia and Safe Britannia, built it 1980. Prosafe’s Safe Astoria was built in 1983, […]

  • 9 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian oil major Equinor has awarded a contract to offshore vessel provider Eidesvik for one of its platform supply vessels (PSVs).

  • 12 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    Songa Venus achieved operating efficiency of 99% during the month, the rig continued its work on the second well of 4 firm wells for Shell Development (Australia). Songa Mercur achieved operating efficiency of 100% during the month; the rig continues to operate outside Sakhalin Russia on a one well contract for Gazflot and is expected […]

  • 9 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., in which Seadrill has a 75 percent ownership, has taken delivery of the new harsh environment jack-up drilling rig, West Elara from Jurong Shipyard in Singapore. The rig is expected to depart Singapore on August 11th and arrive at Westcon Shipyard in Ølen, Norway in early October in order to undertake […]

  • 21 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian geophysical contractor, Magseis, has reported net profit of USD 1.6 million or $0.06 basic earnings per share in the second quarter 2015, compared to net profit of USD 220K or $0.01 basic earnings per share during Q2 2014. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue almost flat at USD 16.6 million compared to USD […]

  • 9 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., in which Seadrill has a 75 percent ownership, has taken delivery of the new harsh environment jack-up drilling rig, West Elara from Jurong Shipyard in Singapore. The rig is expected to depart Singapore on August 11th and arrive at Westcon Shipyard in Ølen, Norway in early October in order to undertake […]

  • 3 March 2016
    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. In February, the industry was saddened by the death of a young diver from Karmoy, who reportedly ran out of air after getting stuck underwater during maintenance work on a platform at Westcon’s shipyard in […]

  • 25 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player, Magseis, has managed to shrink its loss as the revenue increased by close to 220 per cent in the first quarter of 2016. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue climb to USD 18.1 million compared to USD 5.7 million same time last year. Increase in revenue is mainly a result […]

  • 21 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (February 15 – February 21). Norway’s Statoil has reportedly given up on constructing a new platform to develop its Snorre 2040 project offshore Norway for a subsea solution which should cut costs, help improve recovery and extend the […]

  • 31 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The main shareholders of Robotic Drilling Systems AS (RDS) Odfjell Drilling, Statoil Technology Invest, Investinor and Westcon have entered into an agreement to sell 100 % of the RDS shares to Nabors Industries (Nabors). As part of the transaction, the largest shareholder in RDS prior to the transaction, Odfjell Drilling and Nabors have signed a […]

  • 13 December 2017

    Browsing through Linkedin the other day, I’ve stumbled across a beautiful photo of two heavy lift vessels carrying the giant Aasta Hansteen topside out of the Westcon yard in Ølensvåg, Norway.

  • 17 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player, Magseis, has seen red ink at the end of the second quarter 2016, on 53 percent revenue drop, but said it anticipates better days backed by the recently started Red Sea survey for Saudi Aramco. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue decline to USD 7.7 million from USD 16.6 […]

  • 13 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Equinor has awarded charter contracts to two platform supply vessels owned by Eidesvik and Havila Shipping.

  • 5 September 2010
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Songa Venus achieved operating efficiency of 93% during the month; the rig completed its work on the first and has now commenced work on well no 2 out of 3 firm wells for Shell Development (Australia). Songa Mercur achieved operating efficiency of 99% during the month; the rig continues to operate outside Sakhalin Russia on […]

  • 2 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles for the 2016. January: Subsea 7’s Ship on Its Way to Rotterdam After Fire Subsea 7’s pipelay vessel ‘Seven Waves’ returned to the yard in the Netherlands for repairs after a fire on its lay assembly. Subsea 7 spokesperson confirmed to Subsea World […]

  • 11 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian seabed seismic services player, Magseis, has seen red ink at the end of the third quarter 2016 as it booked impairment of asset related to the conversion of seismic node technology.  The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue up to USD 13 million from USD 12.8 million same time last year. The Q3 2016 revenue is […]

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    On Wednesday 2 July it was made public that Prosafe Offshore has been awarded a contract for the use of Safe Scandinavia in connection with this campaign. Support vessel Safe Scandinavia is currently a flotel, but it will be modified to enable it to store and treat drilling fluid and cuttings as the drilling operations […]