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  • 8 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Italian oil company Eni has awarded open contracts for saturation diving activities offshore Italy to Rana Diving.

  • 19 October 2012

    Cal Dive International, Inc. announced today that it has recently commenced a two-year charter of the DP saturation diving vessel Kestrel to a major contractor in Mexico to perform repair and maintenance work for Pemex. The charter started in mid-October and has a fixed term of two years with an additional one-year option. The charter […]

  • 6 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Aberdeen based diving consultancy, DiveSource, has strengthened their team by appointing Richard Jones (Jonah) as their diving technical authority, who will be responsible for advising, reviewing and revising client processes and procedures. Jones joins the team this month following seven years at Shell as diving and subsea advisor where he was the technical authority under […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cal Dive International announced that Brent D. Smith, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, voluntarily resigned from the Company effective June 13, 2014 to pursue other opportunities. The Company has commenced a search for a new Chief Financial Officer and will consider both internal and external candidates. Until a new Chief Financial Officer is named, Quinn […]

  • 4 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cal Dive International, Inc. has announced the sale of its U.S. Gulf of Mexico shallow water surface diving fleet to a privately held company for cash of $18.5 million and a 19.9% minority interest in the entity acquiring the assets. The assets sold are comprised of eight surface diving vessels and miscellaneous inventory and equipment. Cal […]

  • 11 August 2014

    Cal Dive has said that the second quarter was hit by unseasonably adverse weather.

  • 21 February 2018

    Namaka Subsea has upgraded its diving equipment asset management system, the DiveCert. DiveCert is a user-friendly software package that creates, controls, stores and synchronizes diving system and equipment maintenance, certification and assets information. As part of the upgrade of the DiveCert, generic maintenance routines have now been developed for every piece of diving equipment. Namaka […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dutch-based diving contractor DCN Diving has chartered the Normand Mermaid CSV from Norwegian offshore vessel owner Solstad Offshore.

  • 13 January 2015
    Equipment, Research & Development

    National Hyperbaric Centre’s Dive Tank and outdoor facilities were recently used by a client to provide a controlled environment where proving tests and demonstrations could be carried out on a new purpose-built, complete dive system.  The dive system, which consisted of: a dive control station, decompression chamber, LARS, H/W machine, HP compressor, machinery container, Electric […]

  • 12 October 2016
    Research & Development

    DNV GL has released a new “Offshore Diving Guideline” to fill the guidance gap and help to make offshore diving work safer. “With offshore diving growing in importance in Germany, we needed to examine the existing regulations and guidelines to make sure that they addressed the specific circumstances of professional diving in the offshore sector. […]

  • 10 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The National Hyperbaric Centre (NHC) has appointed Anglea Stephen as Dive Doctor Lead Coordinator at DiveDoctor, a diving medical information service. Sandy Harper, NHC Associate Director, commented on the new position, saying: “Angela has been a key individual in developing the Subsea Consulting Department, and I believe that her involvement with DiveDoctor will not only progress […]

  • 16 June 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    Boston-based subsea robotics firm Dive Technologies has completed the integration and build of its first full-scale commercial large displacement unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV) platform, the “DIVE-LD.” Founded in 2018, Dive aims to re-image design, build and deployment of UUVs. With a patent-pending technology platform, Dive builds its UUVs specifically with inherent mission critical features. According […]

  • 5 September 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Manufacturer Haux-Life-Support GmbH has gained GL certification for their Diving Simulator for the Royal Swedish Navy. The simulation system has been certified according to the GL Rules for Underwater Technology – Diving Systems and Diving Simulators. Harald Pauli and Dirk Pohlmann from GL’s Department for Pressure Vessels & Underwater Technology presented the certificate to Torsten […]

  • 26 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    JFD has acquired the closed bell saturation diving system and associated assets formally owned by The Underwater Centre. The acquisition should enable JFD to re-establish the global closed bell diver training programme – also known as sat diver training – and the only UK-based training capability that should fulfill market need for skilled saturation divers. […]

  • 11 April 2012

    Being a professional diver entails diverse work. A diver could work in an aquarium, within the offshore or inshore industries, within the military or as a customs, salvage or police diver. It is a dedicated profession that, without the correct training, cannot be done. A structured and high-quality professional diver training offer is demanded by […]

  • 3 April 2017

    DiveSource has partnered with PaleBlue to launch dive control simulator in Aberdeen. The companies presented the simulator to a range of operators and contractors, including Shell, BP and Bibby Offshore. Allan Nairn, director of Diving at Bibby Offshore said, “I think this will be a superb tool in our field, verifying competency is a big thing […]

  • 5 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Auditing and assurance plays a crucial part of ensuring the safety and integrity of any diving system as well as ensuring efficient diving operations. Therefore it is essential that all diving systems are audited by a competent auditor, periodically or post mobilisation. The past twelve months have seen a substantial change in diving system auditing […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Blueprint Marine officially launched DIVE Superyacht, the new SCUBA solution for the superyacht industry. In collaboration with PADI, the world-renowned diving organization, Blueprint Marine have created Dive Superyacht, specifically designed to assist superyachts with PADI recognition and training. This new service has been created as an effortless way for captains and management companies to ensure […]

  • 30 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Unique System FZE, a Unique Maritime Group company, is set to conduct National Hyperbaric Centre’s Diver Medic Technician Course starting 19th May 2013. The course is scheduled to run for a period of 2 weeks. The IMCA Diver Medic course is required for divers, as a pre-requisite for diving team selection that involves saturation and […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    In collaboration with PADI, the world-renowned diving organization, Blueprint Marine have created Dive Superyacht, specifically designed to assist superyachts with PADI recognition and training. This new service has been created as an effortless way for captains and management companies to ensure that their boats are delivering the safest and highest quality certified diving for their […]

  • 24 May 2017

    Unique Group’s Diving & Life Support division has delivered a Zone 2 rated classed surface nitrox dive system to FSDS Diving Services, the Asian based subsea service provider. The system comprises an 1800 decompression chamber, a dive control and client area, a machinery and a gas storage space, each housed in EN12075 offshore lift containers. […]

  • 1 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Aberdeen-based offshore diving consultancy DiveSource said it has secured three new contracts in the last six months worth a total of £4 million. The recent contract wins come on the back of a successful period for DiveSource which has also seen the company grow internationally and appoint two new members to the team. DiveSource managing […]