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  • 25 March 2015

    Anholt offshore wind farm has been turned back on just over four weeks after faulty cable forced it to shut down. The wind farm went offline on 21 February after which NKT and JD Contractors worked to replace the faulty cable section. “It is a mammoth task to find the fault and replace the broken […]

  • 5 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    DCNS plans to remove both tidal turbines deployed off France to replace the faulty part which has blocked the system, French media report.

  • 3 August 2006

    Faulty electrical equipment on the captain

  • 9 March 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    TPG, an operator of PIPE Pacific Cable 1 (PPC-1) system stretching from Sydney to Guam, informed that the cable vessel started the repair work on the faulty cable. Since the vessel, which usually conducts the repairs in the region, Ile De Re, is working on the repair of the Basslink cable, the company contracted another vessel to do […]

  • 12 July 2019
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    C-Kore Systems has completed another offshore campaign for the unnamed client off the West Australian North West Shelf. C-Kore’s subsea testing tools located the faulty subsea equipment allowing it to be replaced to make the field operational again, the company explained. Stephen Leung, Subsea Controls engineer said, “Our customer was extremely pleased how the C-Kore […]

  • 12 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

      Petroleo Brasileiro SA , Brazil’s state-controlled oil producer, plans to replace the faulty risers in its Cascade Chinook deepwater … By Eduard Gismatullin and Karen Eeuwens (Bloomberg) [mappress] Source: Bloomberg, October 12 , 2011;

  • 14 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    DCNS Energies and its subsidiary OpenHydro have retrieved one of the two turbines of the Paimpol-Bréhat array to conduct repairs on the faulty part identified last year.

  • 13 October 2011

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA, Brazil’s state-controlled oil producer, plans to replace the faulty risers in its Cascade Chinook deepwater project… Reported by: Eduard Gismatullin and Karen Eeuwens (Bloomberg) [mappress] Source: Bloomberg, October 13, 2011;

  • 24 March 2011
    Business & Finance

    The blowout preventer that should have stopped the BP oil spill cold failed because of faulty design and a bent piece of pipe, a testing … By HARRY R. WEBER and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN (The Associated Press) [mappress] Source: AP,  March 24, 2011;

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Recently, a team on the cable vessel Global Sentinel arrived back in Victoria after successfully repairing a faulty connection that resulted a complete NEPTUNE Canada’s network shutdown on September. 20. Technicians from NEPTUNE Canada and equipment provider Alcatel-Lucent had tracked the problem to the Folger node site in the vicinity of Bamfield where instruments observe […]

  • 21 June 2010

    A Deepwater Horizon rig worker said he identified a leak in the oil rig’s safety equipment weeks before the explosion in April, it has been revealed. Speaking exclusively to the BBC, Tyrone Benton said the leak was not fixed at the time, but that instead the faulty blowout preventer was shut down. This meant that […]

  • 9 February 2008

    A Royal Navy vessel on its way to a diplomatic tour in the Indian Ocean remains stuck in port after a second mechanical failure in three weeks. HMS Illustrious is in Portland, Dorset, after a system that stops oil being discharged from the ship became faulty.

  • 19 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Naval Energies has retrieved the second tidal turbine that was deployed off Brittany in France as part of Paimpol-Bréhat tidal array demonstration project.

  • 13 February 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    A section of one of the export cables for the Rampion offshore wind farm, located in UK, was cut out due to a fault in the fibre optic communications core. According to E.ON’s email statement, the section will be jointed in Q2 2017. The faulty cable will not have any impact on the construction schedule […]

  • 15 March 2016

    The initial investigation onboard MOL’s Istra Ace car carrier revealed faulty piping that may have allowed oil to leak from the starboard side of the ship, the US Coast Guard said in an update. The finding comes after an unknown quantity of oil was reported on Sunday to be coming from the Bahamas-flagged car carrier […]

  • 18 October 2006

    A busy Hampshire port had to be closed overnight after a gas leak on board a tanker at an oil refinery. Southampton port was shut when a faulty valve caused a leak on Tuesday evening on a tanker taking liquid propane gas from Fawley oil refinery. There were fears the gas could ignite and the […]

  • 8 February 2013

    International drilling contractor, Ensco plc reported that a vendor, GE Oil & Gas, recently communicated that certain batches of bolts used in offshore drilling should be inspected for possible replacement. GE Oil & Gas issued notices regarding these bolts after a competitor’s rig experienced operational problems in connection with the bolts. Ensco’s rigs have not […]

  • 2 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The first voyage of Carnival’s cruise ship Grand Celebration from the Port of Palm Beach, scheduled for Sunday, was postponed, the Palm Beach Post writes. Namely, the US Coast Guard could not clear the ship’s inaugural voyage to Grand Bahama Island due to a faulty public address system. The voyage cancellation left 1,900 passengers waiting for hours in […]

  • 29 February 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Storage

    Pharos Offshore’s hydraulic cable grab and offshore personnel have successfully supported and completed the recovery of a faulty cable section at the 367.2 MW Walney offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. The cable grab had been built to client specification for this project and was delivered to Liverpool Port within a 6 day turnaround onboard […]

  • 15 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The faulty part identified on OpenHydro’s 2MW tidal turbine will be replaced in Saint John, located on the north shore of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick.

  • 11 May 2018

    Although the Rampion offshore wind farm is at a stage of looking at full commissioning, the project site recently saw boulder clearance and UXO identification works starting along one of its export cable routes, since the Rampion team has been replacing the initially installed export cables after identifying issues that would have affected the wind farm’s performance and longevity. 

  • 30 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) is seeking arbitration against Norwegian drilling contractor Songa Offshore for refusing to pay for losses arising from delayed construction of four semi-submersible drilling rigs due to Songa’s faulty designs, according to local media. DSME filed a compensation claim against Songa with the London Maritime Arbitrators Association (LMAA). […]