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  • 21 August 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    London-listed oil explorer Hurricane Energy has named a new chief executive officer (CEO) of the company.

  • 21 April 2020
    Equipment

    Pharos Offshore Group has delivered a fully refurbished telecoms plough for use in the North Sea region. The Cheltenham-based firm has delivered this full rebuild within a three-month period from start to finish. The delivery also included a new bespoke control system. Pharos will also be supporting the operation of the plough system with its […]

  • 23 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Pharos Offshore has boosted its subsea equipment fleet with the SMD built trenching vehicle, Q1000. The Q1000 jet trenching ROV has 1000hp (750kw) of installed power coupled to high – pressure water pumps, capable of up to 3 metre trench depth. Phil Walker, Pharos Offshore Group CEO, said: “The acquisition of Q1000 strengthens Pharos’ position […]

  • 6 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Pharos Offshore informed that Andy Warder has joined the team as chief operations officer with immediate effect. Andy joins Pharos with over 25 years’ experience in the offshore industry holding senior and executive management positions with a solid track record of successfully growing his business units and providing strong support and solutions to clients predominantly […]

  • 16 June 2017

    Pharos Offshore have paired their trenching and deburial systems with a rugged cable retrieval grab to aid the offshore industry with a solution for recovering damaged subsea products and out of service cables. Two of the company’s cable recovery spreads were sent out to work on the recovery of an array cable within an offshore wind […]

  • 21 February 2017
    Technology

    Pharos Offshore has recently completed the development and enhancement of a 2,500m rated SMD-built tracked jet trencher, which has subsequently been named the UTV400.

  • 21 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Pharos Offshore has recently completed the development and enhancement of a 2,500-meter rated SMD-built tracked (or free-flying) jet trencher, which has subsequently been named the UTV400. The 400hp trenching ROV (TROV) set the benchmark for cable maintenance scopes when it was first introduced in to the offshore market. Pharos Offshore said it has now brought […]

  • 21 December 2016
    Equipment

    Pharos Offshore has sold MD3 cable plough to a telecommunications company in preparation for their upcoming installation campaigns. The company recently refurbished the SMD built MD3 cable plough in preparation for the sale. The plough is designed to minimize pull force requirements and provide effective trenching capability from zero to 3 meters depth. Phil Walker, Pharos CEO, […]

  • 16 May 2016

    Pharos Offshore Group reported that it is preparing for 2016/2017 offshore works by mobilising the DP2 vessel Deepsea Worker.  The vessel, for which the company entered discussions with the vessel owners in early February, comprises Aleron Subsea’s Work Class ROV, an Observation Class ROV and a subsea excavation spread, and will also be equipped with a full Pre-Lay Grapnel Run spread, […]

  • 16 May 2016

    Pharos Offshore is mobilizing the DP2 vessel ‘Deepsea Worker’ with a work class ROV, an observation class ROV and a subsea excavation spread, for 2016/2017 operations. Aleron Subsea will be Pharos Offshore’s ROV partner during the period, providing the vehicle support package, whilst Pharos operates the equipment. The company entered discussions with the vessel owners in […]

  • 31 March 2016
    Equipment

    Pharos Offshore have designed and built a customized articulation and ballast frame for their SeaVex range of subsea controlled flow excavation (CFE) systems. The new design will allow the SeaVex CFE’s to target excavate products in the vertical plain or at an angle of up to 45° during excavation operations, the company said. The articulation frame will […]

  • 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 […]

  • 2 February 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Pharos Offshore reported that one of its subsea hydraulic cable grabs is being utilized aboard the Edda Fonn vessel to enable diverless cable repair at the Walney offshore wind farm. The company’s personnel are assisting with the ongoing cable recovery operations aboard the vessel. Pharos Offshore said its cable grab system was built to specification for this […]

  • 27 January 2016
    Equipment

    After completing London Array work, Pharos Offshore has secured a new job for its subsea hydraulic cable grab in Bass Strait off the Tasmanian coastline. The subsea hydraulic cable grab will be used to recover the Basslink subsea cable for repair. The cable experienced fault in December last year. The Basslink, connecting George Town in Tasmania […]

  • 17 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    As at 0600 WST on 16th July 2014 wireline logging of the Pharos-1 borehole was ongoing. Since the last update, the 6]1/2h hole section was drilled from 4,949mRT to a total depth of 5,220mRT. Final Total Depth of 5,220mRT was reached at 1940 WST on 10th July 2014. Wireline logging operations commenced on the 12th […]

  • 17 July 2014

    Karoon Gas Australia issued an update on the Pharos-1 exploration well in Browse Basin progress where wireline logging of the Pharos-1 borehole was ongoing. Since the last update, the 6-1/2″ hole section was drilled from 4,949mRT to a total depth of 5,220mRT. Final Total Depth of 5,220mRT was reached at 1940 WST on 10th July […]

  • 17 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. has reported that since the last update, the 6‐1/2” hole section was drilled from 4,949mRT to a total depth of 5,220mRT. Final Total Depth of 5,220mRT was reached at 1940 WST on 10th July 2014. Wireline logging operations started on the 12th of July 2014 and are ongoing at the time […]

  • 27 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    As at 0600 WST on 27 June 2014 preparations were being made to commence drilling in the 6-1/2″ hole section of the Pharos-1 well. The current well depth is 4,950mRT. Since the last update, the 8-1/2″ hole section was drilled from 4,570mRT to a depth of 4,950mRT. Two wireline logging runs were completed before 7-5/8′ […]

  • 27 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd. has reported that as at 0600 WST on 27 June 2014 preparations were being made to start drilling in the 6-1/2″ hole section of the Pharos-1 well, offshore W. Australia. The current well depth is 4,950mRT. Since the last update, the 8-1/2″ hole section was drilled from 4,570mRT to a depth of […]

  • 27 June 2014

    As at 0600 WST on 27 June 2014 preparations were being made to commence drilling in the 6-1/2″ hole section of the Pharos-1 well. The current well depth is 4,950mRT, Karoon gas said in a statement. Since the last update, the 8-1/2″ hole section was drilled from 4,570mRT to a depth of 4,950mRT. Two wireline logging […]

  • 16 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Karoon Gas Australia has reported that at 0600 WST on 16 June 2014 the Pharos‐1 well was drilling ahead at 4,570 mRT in the 8‐1/2” hole section. Since the last update, the 12‐1/4” hole section was drilled 1,719 metres from the 13‐3/8” casing shoe at 2,316 mRT to a depth of 4,035 mRT. The 95/8” […]

  • 16 June 2014

    Karoon Gas Australia has announced that as at 0600 WST on 16 June 2014 the Pharos-1 well, offshore W. Australia was drilling ahead at 4,570 mRT in the 8-1/2″ hole section.

  • 16 June 2014

    As at 0600 WST on 16 June 2014 the Pharos-1 well was drilling ahead at 4,570 mRT in the 8-1/2″ hole section, Karoon gas said in a statement. Since the last update, the 12-1/4″ hole section was drilled 1,719 metres from the 13-3/8″ casing shoe at 2,316 mRT to a depth of 4,035 mRT. The 9-5/8″ casing […]

  • 30 May 2014

    Karoon gas provided an update for the Pharos‐1, the sixth and final well in the Browse Basin Phase 2 exploration drilling campaign. As at 0600 WST on 30 May 2014 the cement shoe at the bottom of the 13-3/8″ casing has been drilled out and preparations are being made to drill ahead in the 12-1/4″ […]

  • 30 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Karoon Gas Australia Ltd  has released a Pharos-1 exploration well, WA-398-P progress report. As at 0600 WST on 30 May 2014 the cement shoe at the bottom of the 13-3/8″ casing has been drilled out and preparations are being made to drill ahead in the 12-1/4″ hole section. Since the last update, the 17-1/2″ hole […]