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  • 17 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    TNPA and KwaZulu Cruise Terminal ink deal that will see the delivery of a new cruise facility in Durban.

  • 24 January 2018
    Project & Tenders

    McDermott has secured a large contract from Saudi Aramco for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of 13 jackets offshore Saudi Arabia. The jackets will be installed at the Zuluf, Marjan, Berri and Abu Safah fields. According to McDermott, a large contract is between USD 50 million and USD 250 million. The combined total weight […]

  • 24 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    McDermott has been awarded a large contract from Saudi Aramco for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of 13 jackets in the Zuluf, Marjan, Berri and Abu Safah fields, offshore Saudi Arabia.

  • 22 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    UTEC, an Acteon company, has secured multiple geophysical survey contracts in Saudi Arabia in conjunction with its in Kingdom partner, Zamil Offshore. The contracts which include multiple work-sites are for geophysical surveys in the Safiniyah, Marjan and Zuluf fields, offshore Saudi Arabia. UTEC will utilize the Zamil 51 offshore support vessel using a combination of multibeam […]

  • 10 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Saudi Aramco has signed agreements with several oil and gas service contractors for mega projects aiming to increase gas production. 

  • 16 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    All navigable areas of the Port of Durban have now been declared safe for navigation, Transnet National Ports Authority said in its latest update following the mega-storm that ravaged the country on October 10. The announcement was made following the completion of Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) sounding surveys that found no obstacles in the […]

  • 13 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    South African terminal operator Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) has declared Force Majeure at its terminal facilities in Richards Bay following the strong storm that hit the region on Tuesday, October 10. TNT said that the decision was made due to the damage caused by extreme weather conditions which have impacted terminal operations. “These unforeseen incidents are beyond […]

  • 10 October 2017

    Three vessels have run aground in the Port of Durban, South Africa, amid heavy weather that has resulted in the suspension of all vessel movements in the port, Transnet National Ports Authority informed. MSC Ines containership, owned by Switzerland-based MSC container line, is said to be among the affected vessels as it has drifted into the […]

  • 20 September 2017

    Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands are yet again closed to vessels as Hurricane Maria approaches the area, only two weeks after the previously set port condition ZULU. Effective 8 am local time on September 19, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port San Juan, Capt. Eric P. King, set port condition ZULU for […]

  • 8 September 2017

    Florida’s Port Canaveral has closed commercial operations in preparation for the arrival of the Hurricane Irma, which is packing sustained winds of 180 mph. The Canaveral Port Authority has released all non-essential employees from work at a close of business on Thursday acting upon the Brevard County evacuation order. “As of 12 Midnight tonight, all non-hurricane […]

  • 6 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    A number of cruise ship itineraries, as well as US ports, have been affected by Hurricane Irma, which is forecast to remain a powerful Category 4 or 5 hurricane during the next couple of days. Miami-based cruise line operator Royal Caribbean canceled the Cuba and Bahamas sailings on Empress of the Seas, Enchantment of the Seas and Majesty of […]

  • 31 August 2017

    As of August 28, 22 oil tankers are stranded off Texas coast as they are unable to offload their cargo due to port closures, according to the US Department of Energy. The tankers are said to be carrying approximately 15.3 million barrels of imported crude oil near Texas ports. The Port of Corpus Christi remains […]

  • 31 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Galveston, which has been closed to commercial traffic due to extreme flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey, is working to get the port ready to receive cruise ships. Due to the port’s closing, Carnival’s three Galveston-based ships diverted course to New Orleans and stopped there to allow guests to disembark if they wished to […]

  • 30 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Despite refloating attempts undertaken on Monday, Paragon Offshore’s grounded drillship continues blocking the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas in the Hurricane Harvey aftermath, keeping the port closed to vessel traffic. “Until that vessel is moved no deep-draft vessels will be moving in the ship channel,” the United States Coast Guard said commenting on the ongoing […]

  • 29 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Corpus Christi is still closed for vessel traffic in the Hurricane Harvey aftermath as the entrance to the port has been obstructed following the grounding of a drillship. Namely, a laid-up drillship broke free from its mooring, sank a tugboat assigned to hold it in place and beached in the ship channel of […]

  • 28 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Hurricane Harvey, which was downgraded to a tropical storm over the weekend, has left three cruise ships stranded in the Gulf of Mexico as the Port of Galveston had to be closed to all vessel traffic and commercial activities amid heavy weather. Namely, as the port will remain closed on Monday, Carnival Cruise Line said […]

  • 9 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Subsea World News has put together a recap of the most interesting articles from the previous week (July 03 – July 09). Subsea 7 has acquired certain businesses of EMAS Chiyoda Subsea (ECS). The acquisition, under a US bankruptcy code Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganisation, was confirmed by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Saipem has been awarded a new E&C offshore contract by Saudi Aramco for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) activities and trunklines & installation ( T&I) works in Saudi Arabia, under the long-term agreement in force, renewed in 2015 until 2021. The scope of work includes the design, engineering, procurement, construction and installation of a […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Italian offshore contractor Saipem has been awarded new contracts worth total $500 million.  According to the company’s statement on Monday, it was awarded a new E&C offshore contract by Saudi Aramco for EPCI (Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation) activities and T&I (Trunklines & Installation) works in Saudi Arabia, under the long-term agreement in force, renewed in […]

  • 1 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    KwaZulu Cruise Terminal Pty Ltd (KCT), a joint venture between MSC Cruises and Africa Armada Consortium, has been selected as the preferred bidder for the Durban Cruise Terminal. South Africa’s Transnet National Ports Authority confirmed the decision, which was made following a lengthy and complicated procurement process, on May 30. “The development of a new world-class cruise terminal […]

  • 17 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Saudi Aramco has awarded a contract to Abu Dhabi’s National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC) for four offshore platforms and associated subsea infrastructure for three offshore oilfields in Saudi Arabia. “These EPC contracts for Al Safaniya, Zuluf and Berri oilfields include engineering, procurement, fabrication, load-out, transportation, installation, hook-up and pre-commissioning work of four offshore platforms (SSS Wellhead […]

  • 18 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Chinese submarine cable manufacturer ZTT Group received the purchasing contract from EMAS Chiyoda and Saipem and has been confirmed as the bidder of 33kV, 15kV of Hasbah II, Marjan & Zuluf, and Safaniya 10 these three projects from Saudi Aramco with total value of $30 million. ZTT said it has passed the supplier qualification from […]

  • 18 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    ZTT Group, Chinese manufacturer of cable systems, has received a contract from Emas Chiyoda and Italian company Saipem for three projects with oil giant Saudi Aramco worth $30 million. ZTT said that its 33kV and 15 kV cables would be installed at Saudi Aramco’s Hasbah II, Marjan & Zuluf, and Safaniya projects. To clarify, the […]

  • 25 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    McDermott, a provider of EPCI services for the oil & gas industry, has been awarded an EPCI contract with Saudi Aramco and a pipelay contract with an unnamed client, both in the Middle East.  McDermott informed on Wednesday it has been awarded a ‘substantial contract’ from Saudi Aramco for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) […]

  • 25 January 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    McDermott has been awarded a contract from Saudi Aramco for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services in the Safaniya and Zuluf fields offshore Saudi Arabia. The brownfield project is part of a wider program to replace aging facilities with electrified platforms to enhance the potential of the fields. The contract includes the design, procurement, […]