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  • 8 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Norway’s Statoil informed that this morning (October 8) there was a report that oil had been observed in the sea close to the OLS B loading buoy at the Statfjord field. The oil spill was discovered during the loading of oil from the Statfjord A platform to the tanker “Hilda Knutsen” via the OLS B […]

  • 26 January 2015

    One of the major cost elements in developing an offshore wind farm is to be found in the area of cabling and grid connection. There are significant costs incurred with the production of the inter array and export cables, their installation and the related connection activities ensuring the transfer of the energy produced to the […]

  • 14 November 2017

    Sonardyne International has provided a major refurbishment of a network of deep water acoustic sensors which for the past decade have provided coastal communities around India with early detection of tsunami waves. Deployed at key locations in the Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea, the Sonardyne bottom pressure recorders (BPRs) detect the characteristic changes in water […]

  • 2 May 2018

    Clarus Subsea Integrity, an Acteon company, has introduced the iCUE digital anomaly detection app for rapid and accurate detection of anomalies by reviewing inspection video footage of subsea assets.  The iCUE represents the latest addition to the company’s Digital Integrity Management Services portfolio. “What sets it apart is that the development was led by integrity engineers […]

  • 3 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Recognised across the global subsea industry for its market leading leak detection capabilities, the OceanSENSE Leak Detection System has reinforced its cutting edge technology credentials by forging a new and discreet subsea application. Historically, the detection of seafloor cement returns during the spudding of new wells was an expensive and inexact science. With ROV mounted […]

  • 16 February 2017

    Tritech International has deployed its first full-beach shark detection system in collaboration with Shark Mitigation Systems (SMS). The clever buoy system is currently active at City Beach in Perth, Australia, the company said. Each clever buoy is solar powered and utilizes a PC running the jointly developed SharkTec software, with three sonars creating a continuous […]

  • 6 May 2019

    DNV GL has developed a solution that reduces the risk of offshore floating vessel mooring line failure going undetected by replacing physical sensors with a machine learning algorithm that accurately predicts line failure in real time. The company’s Smart Mooring solution addresses growing industry concern about the high frequency of mooring line failure, and a […]

  • 11 December 2017

    N-Sea has launched Magsense, a vertical gradiometer array designed for highly accurate unexploded ordnance (UXO) campaigns. Developed in-house by N-Sea, the system has been designed to collect and record high resolution data in magnetically noisy subsea environments and hostile conditions, delivering unprecedented accuracy, greater efficiency and enhanced safety in the detection of UXO. N-Sea chief […]

  • 8 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Up to 80% of the damage in hydraulic cylinders occurs due to corrosion, leading to serious issues such as operational costs and delay damages which can lead up to 300.000 euros a day. So far the detection of corrosion took place through visual inspection. C-Cube, a company originated from Delft, came up with a new solution. They developed a […]

  • 14 October 2015

    Commercial divers will be trained to detect unexploded ordinance (UXO) in a new partnership between explosives disposal experts Ramora UK and the Professional Diving Academy, Dunoon. The Professional Diving Academy (PDA) will be fully accredited by Ramora UK to enhance its existing commercial diver training courses with a 2 day module in underwater UXO detection […]

  • 12 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    DRAGFLOW team is at work for a cutting edge project: design a new and reliable system to detect seals’ damages in submersible pumps. The goal is to reduce maintenance costs and water contamination’s risks. This project is funded by FESR, Regional Development European Fund and is fulfill in collaboration with Heide Pumpen. Submersible pumps are […]

  • 9 January 2008

    An Indian Navy submarine was damaged after it collided with a merchant ship on Monday in the Arabian Sea, off the coast of Saurashtra. Navy officials said there were no casualties. The submarine, INS Sindhughosh, collided with merchant vessel MV Leeds, 140 nautical kms north west of the Mumbai coast and south of Diu on […]

  • 12 May 2016

    A fire broke out this week aboard the Hibernia platform, offshore Canada. According to Canadian safety authority Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (CNLOP) the incident involved a flame originating from under the insulation of a high pressure cleaning unit on the Hibernia Platform. “On May 9 at approximately 7:30 a.m., two workers observed the flame and […]

  • 11 February 2019

    Coda Octopus has trialed its new Survey Engine Automatic Object Detection (SEADP) package,  which is said to have shown a 91% accuracy rate. As a result of the trials, Coda Octopus introduced additional reporting tools in the new automatic boulder detection package which cover detection rates and qualitative analysis, among other data. According to the company, SEADP has been […]

  • 6 June 2013

    Increased activity in the oil and gas and petrochemical sectors, together with improved regulatory compliance, is boosting revenues in the otherwise mature and slow-growing Western European gas detection market. Growth during the short-term is also driven by the upgrade or replacement of existing gas detection systems, especially in the offshore oil and gas industry. New […]

  • 27 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Ashtead Technology has secured a deal with Neptune Oceanographics, adding underwater leak detection products to its rental fleet. Ashtead Technology will now offer Neptune’s leak detection systems and sensors including long range fluorescence and passive acoustics for rent to customers. Tim Sheehan, commercial director of Ashtead Technology, said: “With billions invested in installing subsea infrastructure […]

  • 28 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Seatronics Ltd, an Acteon company, has signed a rental agreement with Neptune Oceanographics, a provider of the detection of leaks in subsea pipelines, risers and control systems. This agreement now gives Seatronics access to Neptune’s range of leak detection systems globally. Neptune offers four leak detection methods – fluorescence long range; passive acoustics; differential temperature; and gaseous […]

  • 10 February 2011
    Research & Development, Technology

    DeTect, Inc. has announced that it has received an order from the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for two MERLIN Avian Radar Systems. The bird radar systems will be delivered to the USFWS Great Lakes – Big Rivers Region 3 in March 2011 and will be primarily used by the service to assess and […]

  • 5 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Total E&P Norge has selected Aptomar’s tactical collaboration and management system (TCMS) to digitalise and manage environmental monitoring and oil spill detection at its Martin Linge field.  The TCMS will combine subsea, topside and aerial oil spill detection sensors into one common operating picture (COP), the company explains. Aptomar will customise, commission and maintain a common […]

  • 21 March 2005

    High-tech equipment capable of detecting bombs attached to the hulls of ships will be introduced as part of a major security upgrade of the Port of Melbourne. The Royal Australian Navy and the Port of Melbourne Authority planned to install sonar systems to monitor activity on the harbour floor and protect ships and facilities, The […]

  • 11 April 2016
    Research & Development

    DNV GL has launched globally applicable guidance for leak detection systems for offshore fields. The Recommended Practice (DNVGL-RP-F302) is based on the findings of a DNV GL led joint industry project (JIP) completed in 2015 with 19 companies, including Eni, Lundin, Petrobras and FMC technologies, and industry regulators as observers. It covers all the lifecycle […]

  • 10 September 2014

    Telops, a provider of high performance infrared cameras and hyperspectral imaging systems for the Defense and Security, Environmental, Industrial and research markets, launched its newest gas imaging camera the Hyper-Cam Methane. This unique gas detection camera has been designed to detect, identify and quantify small quantities of methane even allowing the mapping of atmospheric methane at concentrations as […]