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  • 26 January 2015
    Equipment

    Motion Software, the Aberdeen-based hardware, software and tagging specialist for the oil and gas industry, has announced the availability of a new smartphone for use in hazardous areas in the offshore market. The new Smart-E 01, which is suitable for use in Zone 1 ATEX-compliant areas, is designed for operationally challenging environments such as the […]

  • 10 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The pilot and the captain of the Panama-flagged car carrier City of Rotterdam, which was involved in a collision with a ferry in December 2015, have received suspended sentences of four months in prison each. Judge Jeremy Richardson of The Crown Court at Kingston Upon Hull, was cited by Hull Daily Mail as saying that the case […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Barge Master has delivered its first Barge Master T40 (BM-T40) motion compensated knuckle boom crane. The BM-T40 is installed on the ‘Walk to Work’ vessel the Kroonborg of Wagenborg. The BM-T40 is designed for offshore support vessels that are used to transfer small loads and personnel to (unmanned) offshore oil and gas platforms or wind turbines. The […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Barge Master has delivered its first Barge Master T40 (BM-T40) motion compensated knuckle boom crane. The BM-T40 is installed on the ‘Walk to Work’ vessel the Kroonborg of Wagenborg. The BM-T40 is designed for offshore support vessels that are used to transfer small loads and personnel to (unmanned) offshore oil and gas platforms or wind turbines. The […]

  • 22 February 2017

    The Dutch LNG supplier, PitPoint said the LNG Motion project received €27.8 million (Approx: US$29.2 million) under the European Union’s CEF Transport facility.

  • 2 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    OSIL  announced the launch of a Vessel Motion Monitoring System (VMMS), a system designed to monitor motion of a vessel in order to increase safety of transfers during offshore wind farm operations. With a second generation 6 DoF (Degrees of Freedom) motion sensor, the Vessel Motion Monitoring System monitors safety thresholds for heading, heave, pitch, […]

  • 16 July 2014

    The Government of Georgia has invited local and international companies for the expressions of interest in the Deep Water Sea Port of Anaklia project.   “I do believe that the new Deep Water Sea Port of Anaklia will be of historical importance for the country. We have worked very hard on this issue and the decision […]

  • 24 July 2014

    German operator of crew transfer vessels, OPUS MARINE GmbH, has decided to invest into innovation and report impact forces applied to boat landings in offshore wind farms. Also body forces which the service technicians have to experience during the transit will be reported. For this purpose OPUS MARINE has signed an agreement with MIR Maritime […]

  • 13 May 2015
    Technology

    Van Aalst Group has introduced a new motion compensated gangway system under the brand name Safeway. Thanks to several innovations, the Safeway gangway bridge makes it possible for vessels to land at a broad range of offshore constructions, varying from small unmanned installations in the Southern North Sea to large offshore production units in the […]

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    DHT Holdings, Inc. announced that Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries filed rejection motions on December 6, 2012 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, which motions seek the Court’s approval to reject the bareboat charters for the Overseas Newcastle and the Overseas London. Pursuant to these two bareboat […]

  • 31 August 2016
    Equipment

    By Boy Biemans and Eelko May  at Bosch Rexroth Transferring people and cargo at open sea can result in dangerous situations for ships, platforms and crew. To enable safe and efficient transfer of personnel and cargo from ships to offshore platforms, wind turbines at sea or other ships, Barge Master teamed up with Bosch Rexroth to […]

  • 3 September 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    Temporary Works Design (TWD) combined their experience with the design of various pile handling tools and motion compensated systems to get to a revolutionary new concept: a motion compensated piling gripper, allowing straight piling of monopiles from a floating vessel or barge. Due to the tight tolerances related to monopile installations, it is for most sea conditions inevitable […]

  • 8 February 2016

    Subsea services company Acteon has launched a new service offering to directly address the demands and changing conditions of the global oil and gas industry. According to a press release, Acteon Field Life Service (FLS) offers a “joined-up” approach to the capex and opex challenges presently being experienced by the industry. By bringing together the […]

  • 30 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian offshore services provider Boa Offshore has initiated a financial restructuring process due to difficult financial situation and severe liquidity position.  In an Oslo Stock Exchange filing on Tuesday, Boa Offshore informed that the financial situation of Boa Offshore and its subsidiaries has become significantly worse than anticipated only a few months ago. This is mainly […]

  • 13 December 2018
    Project & Tenders, Technology

    Ørsted has awarded BMO Offshore with a contract extension for the supply of vessel motion monitoring systems onboard its crew transfer vessels (CTVs).

  • 3 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The movement of tectonic plates over a volcanic hotspot typically results in a narrow chain of seamounts, such as the Hawaiian-Emperor Seamount Trail. This hotspot trail is fed by a deep-mantle plume, which scientists believe drifted 15 degrees southward over millions of years because of a Pacific Ocean-wide “mantle wind.” But a new study that […]

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Senate’s passage of the federal Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (WRRDA) has cleared the way for construction to begin on the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project. The House passed identical legislation on Tuesday. Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis Foltz called the bill’s passage a critical milestone. “This action is an […]

  • 21 October 2014
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Humphree, the Swedish based manufacturer of Interceptor Trim Tabs, has introduced a system for Vessel Motion Monitoring, which provides monitoring of real time impact forces, vessel heave motions and sea sickness index with a possibility of complete data recording. Humphree has developed the Vessel Motion Monitoring (VMM) system in-house as a request from their customers in different […]

  • 6 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ghent Port Company has applauded the agreement to build New Lock Teurnzen signed between Belgium and the Netherlands, saying the new lock will improve the access to the Flemish port of Ghent and the Dutch port of Terneuzen. Flemish minister for Mobility and Public Works Ben Weyts and Dutch minister for Infrastructure and Environmental Affairs Melanie Schultz van Haegen signed […]

  • 19 January 2015

    APGA informed it has filed motions to intervene in opposition to two LNG export applications.

  • 2 November 2012

    OSIL announced the launch of a Vessel Motion Monitoring System (VMMS), a system designed to monitor motion of a vessel in order to increase safety of transfers during offshore wind farm operations. With a second generation 6 DoF (Degrees of Freedom) motion sensor, the Vessel Motion Monitoring System monitors safety thresholds for heading, heave, pitch, […]

  • 12 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    At the beginning of June the Budgetary Committee of the German Federal Parliament allocated $359m for the widening of the Eastern section of the Kiel Canal. The committee had already approved $657m for construction of a fifth lock in Brunsbüttel in April this year. To speed up the remaining planning and tendering for the widening, the first […]