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  • 19 November 2019
    Equipment, Research & Development

    The National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium has selected RCAM Technologies to support its second round of wind research and development projects. RCAM’s award, which is one of two totaling $1,8 million, will support development of its innovative offshore wind turbine support structure. The project goal is to prove the feasibility and advance the […]

  • 24 April 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Leask Marine’s C-Odyssey vessel has provided marine services for Scottish and Southern Electricity’s three new cable replacement projects between the islands of Yell and Unst. The vessel was contracted by Global Marine for the work. Leask Marine was contracted for installation of concrete mattresses to protect the replacement cables where the cables cross existing subsea […]

  • 28 April 2017
    Storage

    Construction teams have completed concrete pouring at Blackhillock where the onshore substation is being built for the 588MW Beatrice offshore wind farm project, Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Limited (BOWL) said.

  • 27 November 2014

    Bjørn Gundersen has decided to leave the position as Executive Vice President (EVP) for Concrete Solutions at Norway’s Kvaerner. Arnt Knudsen, who comes from the position as leader for Technology & Business Development in Concrete Solutions, will take over as new EVP for the business area. Since the 1980s, Bjørn Gundersen has held a range […]

  • 28 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Bjørn Gundersen has decided to leave the position as Kvaerner’s Executive Vice President (EVP) for Concrete Solutions. Arnt Knudsen, who comes from the position as leader for Technology & Business Development in Concrete Solutions, will take over as new EVP for the business area. Since the 1980s, Bjørn Gundersen has held a range of key […]

  • 25 October 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Construction work on the concrete gravity structure and related topsides is progressing

  • 21 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Some of the concrete facilities resting on the seabed on the Norwegian shelf are nearing the end of their lifetimes. In the coming years, the authorities need to address how to dispose of these. A report has been prepared on disposal of concrete facilities on initiative from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), which invited the […]

  • 11 October 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Ideol and Taisei corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the joint development and promotion of concrete foundations for floating offshore wind in Japan. The concrete foundations will be developed using Ideol’s patented Damping Pool technology. In Japan, the potential of floating offshore wind is three times larger than for bottom-fixed offshore wind […]

  • 26 April 2019
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    DEME Offshore has signed an agreement with Equinor to undertake a study examining potential floating concrete substructures for the planned Hywind Tampen wind farm in the North Sea off Norway. The study is a part of the engineering works before the final investment decision. The scope of the front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract is […]

  • 13 July 2017
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Nord Stream 2 contractor Wasco Coatings Germany has begun concrete weight coating pipes for the project in the port of Mukran on the Baltic Sea island of Rügen. Up to 90,000 pipes will be coated by the end of 2018 at the location. Currently 39,000 pipes are already at a specially prepared storage area after being […]

  • 27 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Honorable Dr. Norma Jean Mattei, civilian Mississippi River Commission member/civil engineer, has paid a visit to the Army Corps of Engineers Mat Sinking Unit (MSU) team that was installing new articulated concrete mat material in Vicksburg, Miss. During the visit, Dr. Norma helped one of the crew members tie together blocks of concrete that […]

  • 14 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has approved the town of Concrete’s updated shoreline master program. The town’s shoreline program will result in significant improvements in the protection, use, development and restoration of the shorelines, and the water quality of roughly a mile-and-a-half of the Baker and Skagit rivers and Lake Shannon. The updated master […]

  • 5 May 2014

    Bechtel Gladstone posted a video which shows the start of work to cap off the APLNG Tank B roof construction with 3,000 cubic metres of concrete poured over 10 nights by a team of 40 people.

  • 7 October 2014

    The B.C. Liberal government’s singular focus on LNG development in their speech from the throne was significant for its lack of detail on where the government is going with this file, the B.C. Government and Service Employees’ Union says.  “Liquid natural gas development is potentially important for the B.C. economy, but it will be years before […]

  • 23 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) conducted an audit of the application of concrete coating on the Polarled pipeline. The audit focused on Statoil and the company’s follow-up of its suppliers. The Polarled pipeline project consists of a 481 km long, 36″ pipeline between the Aasta Hansteen facility in the Norwegian Sea and the Nyhamna […]

  • 20 December 2012

    On December 20th 2012, an extremely difficult and complicated operation of concreting the first tank’s roof has been started at the construction site of Swinoujscie liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal. Covering the roof with concrete is a continuous operation and will take approximately 48 hours. All work is performed over 40 meters above the […]

  • 21 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Some of the concrete facilities resting on the seabed on the Norwegian shelf are nearing the end of their lifetimes. In the coming years, the authorities need to address how to dispose of these. A report has been prepared on disposal of concrete facilities on initiative from the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), which invited the […]

  • 4 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) is seeking public comment on Concrete’s recently updated shoreline master program. The proposed updated shoreline program will guide construction and development in the town’s 1.5 miles of shorelines along the Skagit and Baker rivers and Lake Shannon. It combines local plans for future development and preservation with new development […]

  • 12 June 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    Mocean/DBD Systems/Ewind was selected by Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN) to conduct a 2 week long wave tank tests on a unique TLP foundation for deep water sites suitable for the Siemens SWT 6.0-154 6MW offshore wind turbine generators (WTG) and other similar WTGs. The results of the tests conducted on a 1:50 scale model […]

  • 21 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    In a few months, the first of a new generation of concrete foundations will be installed for the first time in the English Channel. Optimised production methods and easy installation concept opens up the possibility of major deepwater offshore wind turbine parks. There was applause all round when the base plate for the prototype for […]

  • 2 December 2014
    Storage, Technology

    Subsea Protection Systems (SPS) has started supplying 255 concrete mattresses to Vattenfall’s extension of the Kentish Flats Offshore Wind Farm, approximately 7 km off Whitstable and Herne Bay. The Great Yarmouth company, which employs 20 in the town, will transport approximately 1,250 tonnes of concrete mattresses to the site which will be used to protect […]

  • 12 June 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    Mocean/DBD Systems/Ewind was selected by Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN) to conduct a 2 week long wave tank tests on a unique TLP foundation for deep water sites suitable for the Siemens SWT 6.0-154 6MW offshore wind turbine generators (WTG) and other similar WTGs. The results of the tests conducted on a 1:50 scale model […]