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  • 21 February 2011

    He is one of 14 local people employed so far by CWind, which has moved into Britain’s Energy Coast and is based in Barrow docks.   By By Jon Simpson (nwemail) [mappress] Source: nwemail, February 21, 2011

  • 22 May 2007

    THE order for a fourth Astute-class nuclear submarine is a boost for Barrow’s future, says the town’s mayor. Conservative councillor Ken Williams said: ‘It is overwhelming news and another wonderful plus for Barrow.’

  • 23 January 2013
    Operations & Maintenance

    West of Duddon Sands offshore wind farm, a 50-50 joint venture between DONG Energy and ScottishPower Renewables, has launched its campaign to recruit thirty skilled local workers for its operations and maintenance (O&M) team in Barrow-in-Furness. Work is now underway on a state-of-the-art Operations and Maintenance facility in Barrow, which will act as the base […]

  • 13 August 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    DONG Energy has signed a contract with Barrow-based supplier Elevated Systems Technology (EST) Ltd for new flooring in the offshore substation and the 30 turbines that make up the Barrow offshore wind farm. Work is underway and due to be completed by the beginning of October 2015. The replacement flooring is being supplied by Firbergrate Composite […]

  • 13 August 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    DONG Energy has signed a contract with Barrow-based supplier Elevated Systems Technology (EST) Ltd for new flooring in the offshore substation and the 30 turbines that make up the Barrow offshore wind farm. Work is underway and due to be completed by the beginning of October 2015. The replacement flooring is being supplied by Firbergrate Composite […]

  • 30 August 2018

    ABP Barrow has held a naming ceremony at the Port of Barrow for its newest survey vessel, the Christine H. ABP’s new vessel takes her name from ABP Barrow colleague, Christine Holmes, who passed away in July 2017. The team at the Port of Barrow felt it would be a fitting tribute to Christine to name […]

  • 5 February 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Cobham Aviation Services said it has secured a contract extension for the provision of a fourth aircraft to service the Chevron-operated Gorgon LNG project on Barrow Island until April 30, 2015. Ryan Both, Cobham’s General Manager Regional Services said the contract extension reflected Cobham’s ability to deliver customised services and unique operational requirements to the […]

  • 9 July 2014

    The Monadelphous Facilities Management and Monadelphous KT CO2 Injection Pipeline teams were recently awarded a Golden Barrow Award for their environmental performance on the Chevron-operated Gorgon LNG project on Barrow Island. The Facilities Management team were also recognised for their ongoing safety performance and commitment to the Incident and Injury Free (IIF) culture. They were awarded […]

  • 14 January 2010

    Shell is partnering with Olgoonik Corp., the Native village corporation for the Chukchi Sea coast village of Wainwright, and Ukpeaegvik Inupiat Corp., the Native village corporation for Barrow, to operate logistics bases in Wainwright and Barrow this summer, Shell spokesman Curtis Smith said.

  • 21 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Jumbo’s engineers and the crew of HLV Jumbo Jubilee have successfully transported and discharged fourteen of the twenty-five MOF caissons for the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project on Barrow Island, Australia. So far the operation was performed as planned with respect to every detail: safety, environmental conservation, transportation, mooring and tidal discharging. Diverse employability The contract for […]

  • 21 May 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Jumbo’s engineers and the crew of HLV Jumbo Jubilee have successfully transported and discharged fourteen of the twenty-five MOF caissons for the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project on Barrow Island, Australia. So far the operation was performed as planned with respect to every detail: safety, environmental conservation, transportation, mooring and tidal discharging. Diverse employability The contract for […]

  • 27 September 2011
    Storage

    Ofgem E-Serve has today confirmed that TC Barrow OFTO Limited (Transmission Capital Partners) has secured a licence to operate the high voltage link to the 90 MW Barrow offshore wind farm, near Barrow-in-Furness. TC Barrow OFTO Limited has taken over ownership of the £33.6m link from Dong Energy and Centrica, owners of the wind farm […]

  • 27 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

      Ofgem E-Serve has confirmed that TC Barrow OFTO Limited (Transmission Capital Partners) has secured a licence to operate the high voltage link to the 90 MW Barrow offshore wind farm, near Barrow-in-Furness. TC Barrow OFTO Limited has taken over ownership of the £33.6m link from Dong Energy and Centrica, owners of the wind farm […]

  • 15 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    ODE, Northland Power and Yushan Energy jointly hosted a delegation of Civic Leaders and industrialists from Taiwan during their recent offshore wind fact finding mission to the UK.

  • 5 June 2006

    A rare turtle species could block the development of an $11 billion gas pipeline on Barrow Island, off the north-west coast of Western Australia. Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) chairman Wally Cox says the development of the Gorgon Liquefied natural gas project would unnecessarily damage Barrow Island’s flora and fauna, especially the habitat of the flatback […]

  • 20 July 2012

    U.S. Congressman John Barrow, along with the rest of the Georgia delegation,  praised the Administration’s decision to expedite federal review of the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP). Since joining Congress, Congressman Barrow has been active in securing funds to modernize and expand the port. “This is great news, not just for Georgia, but for the […]

  • 10 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Combi Lift said it has signed a contract with Schenker for two of their semisubmersible ships for the Gorgon LNG project. The duration of the contract is 1 year with option of 2 years for delivery of supplies to the start-up of the project on Barrow Island in the western part of Australia. “This contract […]

  • 6 September 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    The 659MW Walney Extension offshore wind farm was officially opened on Thursday, 6 September, at a ceremony in Barrow in the north-west of England.

  • 5 March 2015

    Australia’s Federal Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce named Chevron as a winner in the Industry category of the 2015 Biosecurity Awards.

  • 22 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Jumbo’s engineers and the crew of HLV Jumbo Jubilee have successfully transported and discharged fourteen of the twenty-five MOF caissons for the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project on Barrow Island, Australia. So far the operation was performed as planned with respect to every detail: safety, environmental conservation, transportation, mooring and tidal discharging. The contract for the transport […]

  • 25 September 2006

    Campaigners are renewing their call for new ship orders for a Cumbrian yard at the Labour Party conference. The BAE Systems yard in Barrow is currently involved in building submarines for the Royal Navy. It is also bidding to be part of a multi-billion pound aircraft carrier building programme. Members of the Keep our Future […]

  • 28 June 2009

    Associated British Ports’ (ABP) has won a contract to import and store more than 100 wind turbines for Dong Energy at the port of Barrow. The agreement gives Dong Energy access to 7.2ha of land for the 102 wind turbines that will form Walney Offshore Windfarm off the Cumbrian Coast. Nick Ridehalgh, ABP port director […]