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

    Trelleborg’s offshore operation recently developed a new standardized buoyancy module system. The Sstandardized buoyancy module is made up of small elements that stack together to increase the overall uplift of the complete distributed buoyancy module. The buoyancy segments are designed to mechanically lock around the clamp to securely attach the assembly to the desired location […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    DeepWater Buoyancy, Inc. has re-launched the reliable, time-tested oceanography/marine measurements line of syntactic foam ADCP buoys, StableMoor™ floats and trawl resistant bottom mounts formerly manufactured by Flotation Technologies. DeepWater Buoyancy opened their doors on January 1, 2014 after securing the designs and manufacturing rights to the Flotation Technologies line of oceanographic products. This month, the […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    DeepWater Buoyancy, Inc. has re-launched the reliable, time-tested oceanography/marine measurements line of syntactic foam ADCP buoys, StableMoor™ floats and trawl resistant bottom mounts (TRBMs) formerly manufactured by Flotation Technologies (Flotec). DeepWater Buoyancy opened their doors on January 1, 2014 after securing the designs and manufacturing rights to the Flotation Technologies line of oceanographic products. This […]

  • 16 March 2015
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering Ltd (Matrix) has been awarded a number of new contracts totalling US$32.2m (AUD$41.82m) for the supply of drilling riser buoyancy. A number of contracts are for the supply of riser buoyancy to a shipyard whose client, a large offshore drilling contractor, has not used Matrix buoyancy for any of their previous newbuilds, the company […]

  • 8 April 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering said it has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of McDermott International for the supply of the production buoyancy which will be used on the INPEX-operated US$34 billion Ichthys LNG Project. McDermott is the appointed main contractor for the subsea umbilical, riser, flowline project for INPEX. Matrix will supply nearly 1,000 tonnes of production […]

  • 12 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Matrix Composites & Engineering (MCE) has delivered one of the largest installation buoyancy structures in the world to Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC). The structure weighs 103MT in air and provides 150MT of uplift in seawater, the equivalent of eight large public buses. Made from a modular design, the buoyancy system (called ‘IsoBlox™’) can be assembled in […]

  • 8 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of McDermott International, Inc. in Australia for the supply of production buoyancy which will be used on the INPEX-operated US$34 billion Ichthys LNG Project. McDermott is the appointed main contractor for the subsea umbilical, riser, flowline project for INPEX. Matrix will supply nearly […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    DeepWater Buoyancy, Inc. has re-launched the reliable, time-tested oceanography/marine measurements line of syntactic foam ADCP buoys, StableMoor(TM) floats and trawl resistant bottom mounts (TRBMs) formerly manufactured by Flotation Technologies (Flotec). DeepWater Buoyancy opened their doors on January 1, 2014 after securing the designs and manufacturing rights to the Flotation Technologies line of oceanographic products. This […]

  • 31 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Trelleborg and Safe Marine Transfer (SMT) are working to develop what they call a step-change technology for the offshore installation and subsea operation arena. With US patents issued and additional ones pending, the new technology enables subsea deployment of equipment and chemical storage using SMT’s Subsea Shuttle powered via jointly developed Pumpable Buoyancy technology. To […]

  • 12 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Matrix Composites & Engineering (MCE) has announced the delivery of “one of the largest installation buoyancy structures in the world” to Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC). According to the company, the structure weighs 103MT in air and provides 150MT of uplift in seawater, the equivalent of eight large public buses. Made from a modular design, the […]

  • 8 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering (Matrix) has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of McDermott International, Inc. in Australia for the supply of production buoyancy which will be used on the INPEX-operated US$34 billion Ichthys LNG Project. McDermott is the appointed main contractor for the subsea umbilical, riser, flowline project for INPEX. Matrix will supply […]

  • 13 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Diamond Offshore Drilling and Trelleborg have entered into a joint development agreement to develop, manufacture and market Helical Buoyancy riser technology developed by Diamond Offshore. The agreement will see Diamond Offshore work with Trelleborg on further application engineering, data acquisition, testing and development of Helical Buoyancy applications across the offshore drilling market. Reportedly, this riser buoyancy design […]

  • 27 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Storage, Technology

    French cable maker Nexans has awarded its compatriot, Bardot Group, with a contract to supply buoyancy modules for the power cables of Hywind Scotland, the world’s first floating wind farm. The 30MW floating wind farm, located 30 kilometres off the coast of Peterhead, will be operated by Norwegian oil and gas major Statoil. Hywind will consist of […]

  • 27 December 2016
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    French company Bardot Group has been awarded by Nexans the supply of buoyancy modules for the power cables of Hywind floating wind farm in Scotland. The 30 MW floating wind farm, located 30km off the coast of Peterhead, will be operated by Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil. The project is expected to provide electricity […]

  • 18 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering (Matrix) announces that it has entered into an agreement with Subsea 7 for the supply of subsea installation buoyancy for their heavy lift tie-in package on the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project in Western Australia. Matrix will supply subsea installation buoyancy ranging from 0.5t to 10t to the Gorgon Project. The buoyancy will […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Makai Ocean Engineering, Inc. and the University of Hawaii (UH) have jointly developed a novel autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) that can effectively deploy seafloor sensing equipment by combining features of a free-swimming AUV and those of a bottom crawling vehicle. This ‘hybrid’ autonomous underwater vehicle is called the Bottom-Skimming AUV, or B-SAUV. The B-SAUV is […]

  • 10 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Trelleborg’s offshore operation was recently awarded three contracts for drilling riser buoyancy and associated riser protection that will be manufactured across two of its facilities in the UK and Brazil. Antony Croston, Business Group Director at Trelleborg’s offshore operation based in Houston, says: “Now that we have almost completed the relocation of our manufacturing operations […]

  • 20 January 2017
    Equipment

    Trelleborg and SubC Partner have joined forces to design, manufacture and test a distributed buoyancy module (DBM) for installation by a remotely operated vehicle (ROV). The DBM would be installed by an ROV on to a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) units’ 12 inch production riser in a steep wave configuration. By having an ROV installable […]

  • 10 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering announced that it has been awarded new contracts totaling USD$48.2 million for the supply of drilling riser buoyancy, centralisers and distributed buoyancy for use in subsea development and onshore environments. Drilling Products The contracts to manufacture and supply drilling riser buoyancy are from a major Korean shipbuilder and a US based […]

  • 18 September 2013
    Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering announced it has entered into an agreement with Subsea 7 for the supply of subsea installation buoyancy for their heavy lift tie-in package on the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project in Western Australia. Matrix will supply subsea installation buoyancy ranging from 0.5t to 10t to the Gorgon Project. The buoyancy will be used […]

  • 11 April 2013
    Project & Tenders

    Matrix Composites & Engineering announced it has entered into an agreement with Allseas for the supply of rigid pipeline installation buoyancy for the Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project in Western Australia. The agreement will aid in sustaining the local manufacturing industry and support 225 local jobs, particularly in Kwinana and Rockingham. Under the agreement, 35 people will […]

  • 6 November 2014
    Equipment

    Engineered Syntactic Systems (ESS), a global supplier of syntactic solutions, has equipped Bluefin Robotics’ subsea vehicles with syntactic buoyancy systems. ESS provides Bluefin Robotic with syntactic buoyancy systems for their family of AUVs, including the 4 500 meter Artemis 21 used in the ongoing search for missing Malaysian Airline’s Flight 370. The Bluefin 21 was […]