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  • 25 February 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      FoundOcean is awarded the freespan correction contract for the Troll P12 Project in the North Sea by Subsea7 FoundOcean will manufacture and install two fabric formwork grout bags to support the expected freespan of the new 36” pipeline at the approach to the Troll A Platform, in the Norwegian Sector of the North Sea. […]

  • 28 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    FoundOcean has completed the grouting for an 8-legged jacket in the Bay of Campeche, Mexico. The project, completed on behalf of McDermott was mobilised from Port Fourchon, Louisiana. In January this year, McDermott announced the contract award for the installation of the 8,400-ton offshore jacket, deck and piles for the Ayatsil-A drilling platform for PEMEX. […]

  • 20 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Following a very successful OTC, FoundOcean has announced that it has been awarded approved supplier status for offshore grouting services in the Mexican region by state-owned petroleum company, PEMEX. FoundOcean will provide a full range of offshore services from subsea foundation installation works, to inspection, repair and maintenance solutions. “This approval is very important to […]

  • 20 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    FoundOcean has been awarded approved supplier status for offshore grouting services in the Mexican region by state-owned petroleum company, PEMEX. FoundOcean will provide a full range of offshore services from subsea foundation installation works, to inspection, repair and maintenance solutions. “This approval is very important to us” commented Jim Bell, Managing Director at FoundOcean. He […]

  • 5 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    FoundOcean, a global leader in subsea and offshore grouting, today announced the opening of its new office in Bremen, Germany. Following exceptional growth in the last two years, the company is now expanding to maintain its presence in one of the key markets for the offshore wind industry. “Germany’s offshore wind sector holds a great […]

  • 1 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    FoundOcean is awarded the foundation grouting contract for a Jacket Installation by Saipem FoundOcean has been awarded the offshore grouting contract for a four-legged wellhead jacket in a greenfield location in the North Sea. The award forms part of a three year agreement between FoundOcean and Saipem UK. The jacket will be installed in 81m […]

  • 31 August 2016

    GeoSea has once again selected the Scotland-based subsea and offshore cementing specialist FoundOcean and their support partners BASF to secure the foundations at DONG Energy’s 580MW Race Bank offshore wind farm currently under construction some 17 miles off North Norfolk, UK. DONG contracted GeoSea, part of Deme Group, for the transportation and installation of the project’s 91 monopile […]

  • 10 April 2013

    FoundOcean recently completed the offshore foundation grouting at Thornton Bank Offshore Wind Farm Phase II and Narec’s Offshore Anemometry Hub (NOAH). In January, the company was awarded a major offshore wind farm grouting contract for 108 monopiles at West of Duddon Sands Offshore wind farm. Check out this video about FoundOcean’s grouting services for offshore […]

  • 31 August 2011

    FoundOcean, contracted to Volker Staal en Funderingen BV (VSF), has completed the offshore grouting operations for Walney Offshore Wind Farm (OWF) Phase 2 substation installation. The substation jacket is a four-legged steel structure with one pile sleeve per leg. The jacket was secured to the seabed by injecting grout into the annuli between the pile […]

  • 14 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    FoundOcean has been awarded the contract to grout the 150 monopile foundations for the 600MW Gemini Offshore Wind Farm, on behalf of main contractor Van Oord. The project will be the first to use MasterFlow 9800, a new material jointly developed by FoundOcean and BASF. The grouting work will take place in June 2015. FoundOcean […]

  • 4 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      FoundOcean has been awarded the offshore grouting contract by SBM Offshore for the MOPUstor Phase 2 installation in the Yme Oil Field, North Sea. Grouting equipment has been mobilised and set up on the work vessel, and a suitable work window is awaited prior to mobilisation of the 12-man crew. The MOPUstor installation consists […]

  • 18 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    FoundOcean announced that Ambienta SGR, Europe’s largest private equity fund focused on the environmental sector, has signed an agreement to acquire a 35% stake in the company. Jim Bell, Managing Director at FoundOcean explained, “We are delighted that Ambienta has chosen to invest in FoundOcean as it makes the transition from a 40-person company to […]

  • 14 April 2015
    Project & Tenders

    FoundOcean has been awarded the contract to grout the 150 monopile foundations for the 600MW Gemini Offshore Wind Farm, on behalf of main contractor Van Oord. The project will be the first to use MasterFlow 9800, a new material jointly developed by FoundOcean and BASF. FoundOcean proposed the material based on its properties. Sales Director […]

  • 14 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    FoundOcean, the world’s largest offshore grouting contractor, has secured two contract awards, on the Solan oil field development to the west of the Shetlands in the North Sea, with Heerema Marine Contractors and Bibby Offshore. The contracts cover the structural grouting for the 8,000-tonne Solan platform jacket and its specially designed 300,000-barrel subsea storage facility, […]

  • 2 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Offshore structures expert Naval Sondhi recently joined FoundOcean to lead its SMR design services division. Jim Bell, FoundOcean Managing Director said, “Naval’s 30 years’ detailed knowledge of the design and analysis of strengthening, modification and repair systems for jackets marries perfectly with our current range of offshore construction services.” With nearly 4,000 active oil and […]

  • 11 November 2013

    FoundOcean, the largest dedicated offshore construction grouting company in the world,  has announced its further overseas expansion with the opening of its newest office in the Middle East. “The region is a key oil and gas hub of the world” explained Jim Bell, Managing Director of FoundOcean. “And with Abu Dhabi being the biggest oil […]

  • 12 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    FoundOcean hit a milestone in its 45 year history in November, with a record number of personnel mobilised on offshore projects. “This is a very exciting and busy time for FoundOcean. The success of the company relies on the dedication and skill of our offshore personnel who provide our clients with the high quality, safe […]

  • 8 March 2012

    FoundOcean has now completed the offshore foundation grouting at Thornton Bank Offshore Wind Farm Phase II, 30km off the coast of Oostende, Belgium. FoundOcean was contracted to Geosea, the specialist piling and jacket installation arm of the DEME group of companies. The wind farm is owned by Cpower.  Jim Bell, Managing Director for FoundOcean commented, […]

  • 28 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    In 2013, FoundOcean played a key role in numerous foundation installations within the renewables industry. Contracted to Offshore Wind Force (OWF), FoundOcean completed grouting operations at the West of Duddon Sands 108-monopile wind farm. The DONG Energy project took just 5 months to complete, averaging 21 foundation installations per month. Once fully operational, the wind […]

  • 21 September 2010
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    FoundOcean, the subsea and offshore grouting specialist for the global energy construction industries, has mobilised grouting equipment and eight offshore personnel from Stavanger, Norway to the North Sea to perform jacket upgrade operations through member strengthening to the Valhall Quarters Platform. IK Stavanger AS contracted FoundOcean to complete the grouting operation, which is anticipated to […]

  • 1 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      FoundOcean has been awarded the offshore grouting contract for a four-legged wellhead jacket in a greenfield location in the North Sea. The award forms part of a three year agreement between FoundOcean and Saipem UK. The jacket will be installed in 81m water depth and the grouting is via a sub-sea grouting system. The […]

  • 15 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    FoundOcean, expert in subsea and offshore grouting, has been awarded multiple North Sea repair and strengthening contracts. Jim Bell, Managing Director of FoundOcean said, “Maintenance is an essential part of ensuring the longevity of an offshore structure. FoundOcean has a strong track record in providing inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) services. These cost-effective upgrade and reinforcement […]