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  • 30 November 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Innovation, Outlook & strategy, Regulation & policy, Research & Development, Technology

    The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO), together with the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas), have invited innovators to identify how marine geospatial data can be used to find suitable sites for offshore wind, and tidal and wave energy infrastructure.

  • 29 October 2020

    The talks show dives deep into how fresh ideas and new technologies drive the offshore energy industry. New technologies are created by start-ups and established companies, and they need exposure to take traction. Furthermore, fresh ideas can only blossom when they are embraced by a community. Moderated by Seriena Bal, Managing Director of Buccaneer, the […]

  • 26 October 2020

    Front-end engineering design study paves the way for development of new subsea mining riser system, ensuring feasibility, safety, and operational performance at ultra-deep water depths. Electric Vehicle battery demand set to grow Energy companies around the world have increasingly adopted strategies to achieve a broader energy mix to meet global demand as well as to […]

  • 19 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Operations & Maintenance, Vessels

    Norwegian contractor Reach Subsea has scored a contract for use of the Olympic Challenger in a project in the Gulf of Mexico.

  • 18 September 2020
    Environment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    Canada’s Ocean Startup Challenge has shortlisted 31 companies to compete for 10 prizes of $25,000 and in-kind support from partners. “Applicants accepted our challenge by proposing creative solutions to solve industry hurdles, with more than a third of the shortlisted companies having ocean technologies in the earliest stages of development,” said Don Grant, executive director, […]

  • 2 September 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Certification & Classification, Equipment, Exploration & Production, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation, Safety, Vessels

    Norwegian offshore safety watchdog has launched an investigation into challenges related to the completion of the hull and equipment for Equinor’s Johan Castberg FPSO.

  • 25 August 2020
    Vessels

    Sea Challenger has left the port of Esbjerg with one of the last batches of turbines for the Borssele 1 & 2 offshore wind farm. DEME’s vessel is working in tandem with its sister vessel Sea Installer on the installation of 94 Siemens Gamesa 8 MW turbines at the site in the Dutch part of […]

  • 13 August 2020
    Research & Development

    Vineyard Wind and Greentown Labs have selected three startups for the Offshore Wind Challenge focused on accelerating technologies that protect marine life. The startups will focus on innovations in marine mammal monitoring through data collection, real-time transmission, and analysis, which is expected to support the development of the offshore wind industry in Massachusetts and beyond. After […]

  • 9 August 2020
    Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance

    A maintenance dredging project in the Coos Bay harbor from River Miles twelve to fifteen, aimed to remove approximately 1,000,000 cubic yards of material from these areas, is currently underway. Dredging in this section of the Federal Navigation Channel was also conducted throughout the summer of 2019. This area of the Upper Bay spans from the […]

  • 26 June 2020
    Human Capital, IT & Software, Technology

    The shipping industry has been fairly slow in adopting digitalization, due to its conservative nature. Nevertheless, over the past few years, the pace of digitalization has sped up considerably and especially following the coronavirus pandemic. As the potential of digitalization is being unlocked, there are numerous issues that should be addressed. A crucial factor in […]

  • 24 June 2020
    Innovation, Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders, Technology

    Port operator Gulftainer has launched the Future of Ports Startup Challenge 2020 to identify startups from across the globe with the ambition to lead the transformation of the port management and logistics industries. Gulftainer has partnered with the Global Silicon Valley labs (GSVlabs), a global innovation platform, to engage startups in five unique areas of […]

  • 5 June 2020
    Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (NUS), have launched the Smart Port Challenge (SPC) 2020. The project invites technology start-ups to submit proposals based on any of the 17 innovation opportunities that have been curated in collaboration with 15 maritime corporates […]

  • 13 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Outlook & strategy

    The American Petroleum Institute has welcomed a historic OPEC+ agreement to curb global crude oil production. However, significant challenges remain in the weeks and months ahead, API has said.

  • 9 April 2020
    Ports & Logistics, Vessels

    DEME Group’s installation vessel Sea Challenger has started loading the first wind turbine components for the Borssele 1 + 2 offshore wind farm at the Port of Esbjerg in Denmark. Located some 23 kilometres off the coast of Zeeland in the Netherlands, the 752 MW Borssele 1 + 2 wind farm will feature 94 Siemens […]

  • 5 April 2020
    Research & Development

    To inspire transforming saltwater into drinking water using wave energy to power the process, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) launched the Waves to Water Prize in June 2019. This four-stage competition offers intrepid competitors up to $2.5 million in cash prizes to demonstrate small, modular, cost-competitive desalination systems that […]

  • 2 April 2020
    Innovation, Technology

    The rapid pace of technological innovation has had a growing impact on the shipping industry. But as owners and fleet managers face increasing pressure to improve environmental performance, new technologies will be necessary to ensure a profitable and sustainable future. The impact of biofouling on ship fuel use and emissions has generated increasing attention. According […]

  • 2 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Oilfield services company TechnipFMC is taking a set of actions in response to the current market environment, including a 30% reduction in capex. 

  • 18 March 2020
    Environment, Research & Development

    To inspire transforming saltwater into drinking water using wave energy to power the process, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) launched the Waves to Water Prize in June 2019. This four-stage competition offers intrepid competitors up to $2.5 million in cash prizes to demonstrate small, modular, cost-competitive desalination systems that […]

  • 18 March 2020
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Neptune Energy is partnering with a team of University of Aberdeen students, supporting their entry to a global engineering challenge to build a working remotely operated vehicle (ROV). Neptune was approached by the university’s Electrical & Electronic Engineering Society (EEESoc) and agreed to become their primary sponsor, providing funds to help purchase parts for the […]

  • 16 March 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Australia’s Santos and Carnarvon Petroleum are progressing as planned with the development of the Dorado project, located offshore Australia, despite recent challenges in the market. The partners are focusing on starting the project FEED as planned.  The giant Dorado development is located in permit WA-437-P. Santos is the operator and holds an 80% interest and […]

  • 12 March 2020
    Research & Development

    Vineyard Wind and Greentown Labs have launched the application process for the Offshore Wind Challenge focused on accelerating technologies that protect marine life. The parties are inviting submissions from startups that are innovating in marine mammal monitoring, either surrounding data collection and real-time transmission or data analysis. The six-month accelerator program is housed at Greentown […]

  • 10 March 2020
    Equipment, Research & Development

    A team of pupils from Northgate High School in Norwich have been crowned champions of the Subsea UK 2020 STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) Challenge, which saw six teams from across the UK compete to design an ROV (remotely operated vehicle) to solve an environmental incident. The STEM challenge, led and organised by Subsea […]

  • 22 January 2020

    Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor is facing a legal challenge over its offshore drilling plans in the Great Australian Bight following a legal action by an organization looking to protect wilderness areas.

  • 16 January 2020

    Chairman of the Oil and Gas Authority, Tim Eggar, has said that, if the industry wants to survive and contribute to the energy transition, it has to adapt.

  • 10 December 2019
    Research & Development

    Marine Performance Systems is the winner of the Offshore Wind Innovation Challenge 2019 with its solution for noise reduction during piling, Offshore Wind Innovators said. The three other finalists were Arc Marine, Witteveen & Bos, and Tribosonics. They came up with solutions to optimize a cage construction for flat oysters and to measure torque of […]