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  • 31 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    DOF Subsea announced that it has secured new contracts for its vessels. Fugro has extended the contract on the construction vessel Skandi Carla until July 2017. The Skandi Carla is capable of conducting ROV operations down to 2,500m and it has excellent work platform for intervention, repair and maintenance activities. DOF Subsea Asia Pacific has […]

  • 28 December 2015
    Exploration & Production

      Oil giant Shell has terminated a rig contract with Transocean, for the Polar Pioneer semi-submersible drilling unit. The oil company had used the rig for its drilling campaign offshore Alaska, but in September it said it would stop its Alaskan operations for the forseeable future, citing bad drilling results and uncertain regulatory environment. The […]

  • 30 May 2017

    Jan De Nul’s heavy-lift jack up vessel Vole au vent has installed four of the ten gravity base foundations at the Tahkoluoto wind farm off Pori, Finland.

  • 15 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Odfjell Drilling has received a letter of intent from an undisclosed party for further employment for its semi-submersible, Deepsea Bergen, for one firm high pressure high temperature (HPHT) well on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS). The LOI also includes options for two additional HPHT wells. The contract is scheduled to start in Q1 2018 and […]

  • 19 October 2017

    Australia’s Woodside has narrowed its full year production guidance following a later than expected Wheatstone start-up. Wheatstone, the giant multi-billion dollar LNG project began production in the second week of October. The start-up of the giant Chevron-operated LNG development had been planned for year-end 2016, only to be put off for mid-2017 in February 2016. Then […]

  • 11 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Environment Agency and Teignbridge District Council (TDC) are working together on the Dawlish Warren beach management scheme. The main scheme is due to begin in 2017, but due to significant damage suffered to the groynes during the storms of winter 2015/16 a package of emergency works was completed in spring 2016. Over the summer […]

  • 8 August 2017

    US LNG export player Cheniere narrowed its net loss from $298 million in the second quarter of 2016 to $285 million in the second quarter of 2017.

  • 28 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Qatar Petroleum (QP) has concluded the competitive process which it initiated in 2015 for the further development and operation of its Al-Shaheen offshore oil field, starting July 2017.  QP said that the company that presented the best offer to meet QP requirements was Total. The announcement was marked by the signature by QP and Total […]

  • 11 January 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian offshore safety regulator has given its consent to Lundin to use the COSLInnovator rig to for an exploration well offshore Norway. 

  • 13 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. (HMD) from South Korea has secured two contracts from which the yard will make USD 607.6 million in total. Namely, Hyundai Mipo has been awarded a contract for the construction of 14 (fourteen) product tankers worth USD 572.6 million. The vessels have been ordered by Britain’s BP Shipping Ltd. Hyundai Mipo […]

  • 22 August 2018
    Ports & Logistics

    Japanese imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) remained flat in July when compared to the same month a year ago, according to the provisional data released by Japan’s Ministry of Finance. Japan, the world’s top LNG buyer, imported 6.81 million tonnes of LNG last month, down just 0.1 percent as compared to July 2017, the […]

  • 24 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    China’s dry bulk owner Fortune Ocean Shipping is looking to expand its fleet with up to six new bulk carriers to be built by its compatriot yard. Namely, the company placed four firm orders with Tianjin Xingang at a price of USD 23.5 million a piece. The contract for 82,000 dwt Panamax bulkers includes two […]

  • 24 January 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Danish offshore driller Maersk Drilling has decided to reduce its Gulf of Mexico staff by 84 employees. 

  • 17 July 2017

    Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, received approval to move its listing up to the Oslo Bourse main list. To remind, the LNG shipping company said earlier this month it submitted an application to the Oslo Bourse to transfer the company’s shares from the Oslo Axess board. The first day of […]

  • 9 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Helix Energy and Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard have agreed to postpone the delivery of Helix’s newbuild semi-submersible vessel, originally scheduled for delivery in mid-2016.  The two companies entered into a second amendment of a construction contract, dated September 2013, for the construction of Helix’s Q7000, which is a newbuild semi-submersible well intervention vessel. The second amendment […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Royal IHC recently announced that the new trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Shanti Sagar 17 successfully completed sea trials. The new TSHD – built for Adani Group – was lunched at IHC’s shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, the Netherlands, on 31 March 2017. This is the first of two Beagle 8 TSHDs for Adani – […]

  • 20 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District, has just released a beautiful photo of the 22″ cutterhead dredge Essex working on the Delaware River. The dredge, owned and operated by Norfolk Dredging Company, is busy working on the main navigational channel of the Delaware River under the 45-foot deepening project. The Corps awarded this $50.2 million contract […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Greek shipowner DryShips has entered into a time charter with an unnamed coal and steel trader for its fourth and last of its 206,000 dwt Newcastlemax drybulk vessels. As disclosed, the contract has a duration of about one year, with a gross rate linked to the Baltic Capesize Index (5 T/C route) plus 20%. Under the […]

  • 23 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Odfjell Drilling has secured further employment for its rig Deepsea Bergen with Faroe Petroleum in Norway.  The drilling contractor said on Friday that the contract is for one well plus one well option on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract start is back to back with expiry of the current contract with Statoil, expected to […]

  • 25 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Royal IHC has released a video showing the construction and launch ceremony of the 8,000m³ TSHD SHANTI SAGAR 17. The new trailing suction hopper dredger – built for Adani Group- was lunched at IHC’s shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, the Netherlands, on 31 March 2017. This is the first of two Beagle 8 TSHDs […]

  • 22 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Although it remain in the red, Greece-based dry bulk owner Diana Shipping managed to cut its net loss in the third quarter of 2017 ended September 30. The company’s net loss for the three months stood at USD 24.5 million, compared to a net loss of USD 78.3 million seen in the third quarter of […]

  • 18 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Fugro has extended the firm period of hire for the Skandi Carla time charter contract from July 2017 until end October 2019, the Oslo-listed DOF Subsea said on Friday. Skandi Carla is a purpose-designed and built ROV survey, IRM and construction support vessel. The 84 meters long vessel with accommodation for 80 personnel was built […]