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  • 3 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    SKF, a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and technical services, today, at Posidonia 2014, took the opportunity to present to its customers and visitors new ways of  improving sustainability, safety and efficiency in the marine industry. Among the solutions on show there was a new innovation from SKF Blohm + Voss Industries […]

  • 20 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The International Association of Dredging Contractors (IADC) has released a new article: Early Contractor Involvement; Improving Complex Maritime Infrastructure Projects. This paper was presented at the PIANC World Congress San Francisco, USA 2014. With the advent of the jumbo dredging fleet and advanced technologies, the ability to execute ever larger and more complex maritime infrastructure projects […]

  • 28 August 2014
    Equipment

    Harkand has completed the transportation and installation of two large jumpers in the Gulf of Mexico utilising the HOS Mystique vessel.

  • 8 March 2011

    Constellation Energy says requiring utilities to buy offshore wind power will cost customers billions at the expense of more cost-effective…   (fredericknewspost) [mappress]   Source: fredericknewspost , March 08, 2011    

  • 7 May 2013

    In a move that could change the way the maritime industry views propulsion technology, GE’s Power Conversion business has increased its offshore systems portfolio with Inovelis, a podded thruster with unmatched fuel efficiency and overall performance. Inovelis incorporates an electrically powered propeller with its motor housed within a steerable pod mounted beneath the hull of […]

  • 29 January 2017

    Choosing the best deck layout is crucial to the efficiency of the operational and service quality of any offshore installation vessel. Therefore, IHC IQIP is becoming increasingly involved in the handling of structures and piles on deck of installation vessels.

  • 8 March 2011

    Constellation Energy says requiring utilities to buy offshore wind power will cost customers billions at the expense of more cost-effective…   (fredericknewspost) [mappress]   Source: fredericknewspost , March 08, 2011    

  • 16 April 2020
    Collaboration

    Depro and VideoRay have joined forces to develop field lighter and less expensive equipment for subsea operations down to 2,000 metres water depth, primarily in the oil and gas sector. The partnership aims to expand the capabilities of oil and gas companies to inspect and clean their underwater assets. VideoRay and Depro are working under […]

  • 16 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Tidal Energy Today has talked to GWave’s Chief Executive Officer, Robert Stoddard, to learn more about the wave energy device whose nameplate capacity of 9MW is larger than that of the biggest offshore wind turbine currently available on the market.

  • 5 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    AccessESP, the provider of rigless electric submersible pump (ESP) conveyance solutions, has showcased its rigless ESP conveyance system in the industry’s first pump swap for an operator on the North Slope of Alaska. In two days, through a live well intervention, the AccessESP system enabled retrieval of the existing ESP pump and the install of […]

  • 19 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Some of the innovative elements introduced on the 28MW Nissum Bredning Vind offshore demonstrator site in Denmark have led to cost reductions of up to 30% compared to traditional elements, Siemens Gamesa said.

  • 5 September 2013
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    Increasing safety and reducing costs – two aspects that play a major role in offshore wind farms. The achievement of these goals has been coordinated by the Oldenburg-based OFFIS computer science institute project group SOOP – Safe Offshore Operations. A recently published study on behalf of the Offshore Wind Foundation on energy cost reduction potential […]

  • 10 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    In the North Sea area alone several thousands of wells have to be abandoned. Governments and regulatory agencies are informing the offshore oil & gas industry that unproductive wells must be adequately sealed to prevent potential environmental threats. In the conference part of Offshore Energy 2014 a specific session about ‘Permanent Well Abandonment’ is planned to […]

  • 5 September 2013
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    Increasing safety and reducing costs – two aspects that play a major role in offshore wind farms. The achievement of these goals has been coordinated by the Oldenburg-based OFFIS computer science institute project group SOOP – Safe Offshore Operations. A recently published study on behalf of the Offshore Wind Foundation on energy cost reduction potential […]

  • 20 September 2011

    When it comes to dredging and maritime infrastructure projects, everyone in the major international dredging companies is examining and re-examining how they do business. And that includes scrutinising all aspects of the business, like contracts and procurement; environment and sustainability; appropriate equipment and cost-efficiency. For major infrastructure projects, innovative ideas and excellent execution are the […]

  • 16 February 2016

    French oil company Total, and Norwegian oilfield services provider Aker Solutions will collaborate on research and innovation with the aim to develop new cost-effective subsea field technology. The initial four-year technical collaboration agreement will build on earlier cooperation and bring both companies closer in developing technologies that will reduce costs and increase value at subsea oil […]

  • 30 January 2013
    Research & Development, Technology

    Wind is an important source for renewable energy. Wind turbines have become important generators for electricity. Masterflow Wind Turbine Grouts of BASF anchor wind turbines onshore and offshore safely and durably. They connect the tower with the foundation – a crucial point in the whole installation. BASF experts have been working closely with wind energy […]

  • 19 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Some of the innovative elements introduced on the 28MW Nissum Bredning Vind offshore demonstrator site in Denmark have led to cost reductions of up to 30% compared to traditional elements, Siemens Gamesa said.

  • 30 June 2011

    When it comes to removing old paint from a ship’s hull, the archaic and conventional way is to erect a scaffold from which a bunch of guys blast garnet grit propelled by compressed air. This was inevitably despicable, morally reprehensible and quite a dangerous task as the workers risk falling off the scaffolding and the […]

  • 20 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    When it comes to dredging and maritime infrastructure projects, everyone in the major international dredging companies is examining and re-examining how they do business. And that includes scrutinising all aspects of the business, like contracts and procurement; environment and sustainability; appropriate equipment and cost-efficiency. For major infrastructure projects, innovative ideas and excellent execution are the […]

  • 8 October 2012
    Equipment

    A new moulded PIR pipeline cryogenic insulation whose performance qualities mean that fewer contraction joints are needed is now available from Hertel, the specialist installers of LNG insulation. Cetrafoam is a 50 kg/m3 rigid, closed cell foam, which is formulated to operate from 120c to -200c, has been designed with a low tensile modulus which […]

  • 20 January 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    Successful trial results of the next generation of multi-purpose buoys tailored for the renewable energy industry have led to recent orders from operators in the wind energy sector. Dutch energy company Eneco has purchased Fugro’s used wind LiDAR buoy whilst a Japanese company is to deploy their buoy close to a floating power generation system. […]