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  • 23 June 2017

    Brazil has introduced a new inspection requirement in its ports, following a number of recent casualties involving bulk carriers, marine insurer West of England informed. According to the requirement, all vessels 18 or more years old that are to load a cargo with a density of 1.78 t/m3 or greater – e.g. iron ore – […]

  • 30 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Lloyd’s Register (LR) has set up Subsea Inspection Service to support underwater inspections in offshore wind, oil and gas, and submarine cable sectors.

  • 13 October 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    French blade inspection specialist Cornis is about to complete a large blade inspection campaign for DONG Energy. Together with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, DONG Energy has contributed to Cornis’ offshore success story, the company told Offshore WIND. Cornis’ system is composed of a high-powered camera on a motorized head. From the transition piece, Cornis takes pictures of the entire surface of […]

  • 22 March 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    A Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicle (ROAV) inspection and survey company, Cyberhawk, is targeting expansion following an agreement on a new £2 million funding package from Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks’ Growth Finance team. Cyberhawk said the funding will enable it to accelerate growth, create jobs, develop its products and services and expand its global footprint, ensuring […]

  • 25 May 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    REETEC GmbH, part of EDF EN Group, has tested a new internal blade inspection system and method on an over 60m long offshore wind turbine blade. The required equipment for REETEC’s new internal blade inspection method, consisting of a high resolution rotary swivel head camera, measurement laser and supporting devices, is installed in about 1 […]

  • 29 August 2006

    The Port State Control (PSC) area of BLACK SEA MOU has announced that member states will conduct a Concentrated Inspection Campaign on MARPOL Annex Reg. 16+17 (Oily water separator arrangements) on board all visited ships. The campaign will last from October 1st until December 31st 2006 in the region. Masters have to expect that during […]

  • 2 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Underwater inspections are an essential aspect of ship repairs. Building upon conventional technical skills and know-how while also taking advantage of the latest technology, Hydrex offers a unique hull monitoring service to its customers. This gives ship owners total control of the underwater hull and the underwater gear of their vessels. An informed decision can […]

  • 30 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Lloyd’s Register (LR) has set up Subsea Inspection Service to support underwater inspections in offshore wind, oil and gas, and submarine cable sectors.

  • 10 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Subsea robotics specialist ROVOP has added full in-house inspection to portfolio of its underwater technologies services. With a fleet of 51 ROVs including work class, light work class and observation class, ROVOP now has the ability to provide preparation of inspection procedures, project execution offshore, reporting and inspection and asset integrity data management. The new […]

  • 22 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Halfwave has secured four contract wins for subsea inspection in the first half of 2019, marking a period of success for the company. The contracts will see its ROV mounted ARTEMIS tool utilized on major oilfield projects around the world. The tool, which utilities Acoustic Resonance Technology (ART) to provide wall thickness inspection of subsea […]

  • 11 July 2016

    Advanced Industrial Solutions (AIS) has formed a strategic partnership with a drone provider, RectrixAS, to bring a range of services to the oil and gas, wind and construction industries.  The companies will jointly offer specialist services including visual surveys, thermal inspections and risk assessments using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) – or drone – for […]

  • 12 April 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Bibby HydroMap has expanded its asset inspection survey technology with the purchase of the Carlson Software Merlin LiDAR mapping system. The Merlin LiDAR system will complement the existing marine and terrestrial survey equipment to deliver improved high-resolution datasets of objects of interest, with the aim of enhancing the validity of asset inspection services, the company explained. […]

  • 16 June 2020
    Business & Finance

    Fulkrum Technical Resources (FTR) has taken in Oceaneering’s third party inspection division – including two key members of staff. Joining Fulkrum’s team in Aberdeen are Kelly McKimmie and Mike Christie. Kelly joins FTR with nearly three decades of experience as a senior inspection coordinator and Mike Christie, a senior inspector and technical advisor, joins under the […]

  • 24 January 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Siemens Gamesa has awarded 1StopWind, a UK-based wind turbine inspection and maintenance specialist, with a contract for offshore Statutory Inspection and Repair works at four offshore wind farms in Germany. The contract is the third for the UK company for Siemens Gamesa’s offshore projects in Germany. Namely, 1StopWind executed similar contracts in 2017 and in 2018, […]

  • 6 October 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Cyberhawk Innovations, a specialist in aerial inspection and surveying using Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicles (ROAV), also known as UAVs or drones, has marked its busiest ever year in the renewables sector with the launch of a commercial scale inspection solution for wind turbine blades. This year, Cyberhawk’s work in the renewables sector has increased tenfold as […]

  • 2 November 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Den Helder-based Bluestream has inspected HVDC platforms DolWin alpha, BorWin alpha and DolWin beta in the German section of the North Sea. Bluestream has used divers, ROVs, multi skilled rope access teams as well as drones to carry out all three inspections. “One of the reasons why Bluestream was tasked with carrying out this extensive inspection […]

  • 30 October 2017
    Equipment

    AISUS has launched an improved internal gravity deployed ultrasonic scanning tool, SIRIUS-X, for completing ultrasonic corrosion mapping within offshore caissons, risers and conductors. Following the field trials, it recently completed its first caisson inspection programme for a UK oil and gas operator. The projects were completed in 14 days and included internal inspection of the […]

  • 14 October 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Motive Offshore Group has secured a major contract from TechnipFMC, representing the largest win to date for the company’s Spooling and Inspection division. With a work scope comprising global offshore inspection and wire rope services, the initial three-year contract includes the option for two, one-year extensions. Division managing director, Ally Forbes, said: “Since launching in […]

  • 2 November 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Halfwave has been awarded two new pipeline inspections by Woodside in Australia as a part of a Master Services Agreement (MSA). Woodside is an early adopter of Halfwave’s ultra-wideband acoustic resonance technology (ART), which provides measurement capabilities beyond those of existing inspection technologies. The ART Scan is suited for the inspection of gas and liquid […]

  • 10 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    HBC has completed the Ørsted subsea inspection campaign on Race Bank offshore wind farm, Borkum Riffgrund offshore wind farm, Gode Wind 1 offshore wind farm and Gode Wind 2 offshore wnd farm. According to the company, the campaign was carried out in a safe manner without any accidents, while maintaining a high quality standard, to […]

  • 28 August 2012

    The United Kingdom’s Secretary of State’s Representative for Maritime Salvage and Intervention (SOSREP) Hugh Shaw, has requested that the MSC Flaminia remains in a position 30 miles south of Lands End in order to allow SMIT Salvage to stabilise the ship. This is in preparation for an international coastal state inspection team to board her […]

  • 23 April 2015

    The German Accreditation Body (DAkkS) has renewed the accreditation of Deutsche WindGuard for inspection of wind turbines. Every five years, an accreditation must be renewed based on a fundamental re-examination by the DAkkS. “We see ourselves confirmed in our work,” said Jan Wallasch, Deutsche WindGuard. “Our reports are accepted without problems by all licensing authorities and insurers.” As part of […]