Search results for: platform

25481 results

A list of search results

  • 23 February 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    BlueTec Texel Platform modules nearing completion at port of Amsterdam, February 23, 2015. The modules are being produced at Niron Staal Amsterdam B.V., a specialized steel construction and machining company located in the port of Amsterdam. This will be the first floating tidal platform that will feed the electricity into the Dutch grid. The project […]

  • 7 July 2016
    Rules & Regulation

    Ships regardless of their flag should not be allowed to call at any EU port without a ship recycling license to incentivise sustainable ship recycling, the NGO Shipbreaking Platform cited a report from the European Commission. The report, written by Ecorys, classification society DNV-GL and the Erasmus University School of Law, looks into the possibility of […]

  • 2 June 2020
    Business developments & projects

    The shipbreaking industry in the Indian sub-continent is starting to exhibit some signs of phased reopening following weeks of shutdowns caused by the Coronavirus. However, the reopening doesn’t mean the pandemic is over, far from it, as the subcontinent continues experiencing infection cases. What is more, India reported a spike in daily infection cases that […]

  • 14 July 2016
    Exploration & Production

    The clock is ticking for the interested parties to submit their bids to acquire Petrobras’ production platform – the P 27. To remind, Petrobras in April launched a tender notice inviting bids for the unit, with a deadline for sealed bids set at July 19, 18:00 o’clock Rio de Janeiro time. The Brazilian oil company […]

  • 7 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Hexicon AB have secured new funds for the development of their floating offshore wind platform by receiving SEK 25 million (approx. € 2.7 million) through an oversubscribed issue of new shares. The share issue amounted to SEK 20 million (approx. € 2.2 million), and the company’s Board has decided to execute an over-subscription option that amounted to […]

  • 4 February 2013

    A collision of two FPSOs occurred on Saturday at the Honorio Bicalho shipyard in Brazil due to bad weather, according to Reuters. The FPSOs were under construction at the shipyard when they broke free of their moorings and collided. The owner of the FPSOs, Petrobras, said that the company will conduct an inspection to assess […]

  • 21 October 2014

    The image shows two platforms located in the Golden Eagle and Peregrine fields resting in the sun taken from offshore supply vessel Ocean Tay. Nexen Petroleum’s Golden Eagle Area Development (GEAD) project includes development of the Golden Eagle and Peregrine fields located in blocks 20/1, 20/1N and 14/26a of the North Sea, about 110km northeast […]

  • 13 May 2009

    Siemens Energy has awarded a major contract to supply the second substation platform for the Greater Gabbard offshore wind farm to McNulty Offshore Construction, based in South Shields, South Tyneside. The multi-million pound project began in January this year and is expected to be completed in May 2010. Specialising in offshore fabrication for the oil […]

  • 7 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Hexicon AB have secured new funds for the development of their floating offshore wind platform by receiving SEK 25 million (approx. € 2.7 million) through an oversubscribed issue of new shares. The share issue amounted to SEK 20 million (approx. € 2.2 million), and the company’s Board has decided to execute an over-subscription option that amounted to […]

  • 17 October 2017

    U.S. Coast Guard has called off a search and rescue mission for a worker who went missing after a platform explosion on a Lake Pontchartrain, near Kenner, Louisiana, on Sunday. According to a statement by Jefferson Parish, the missing worker has been identified as 44-year-old Timothy Morrison of Katy, Texas. After saturating the search area […]

  • 28 July 2010

    An offshore oil platform that has been towed into Darwin Harbour for repairs, apparently it will be here for a month or two.

  • 5 October 2016

    The NGO Shipbreaking Platform has called on the European Commission, the European Parliament and Member States to support the introduction of a financial incentive that will enhance safe and environmentally sound ship recycling in line with the standard set by the European Ship Recycling Regulation. The Platform asked the EC to develop a legislative proposal in […]

  • 1 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A technological consortium, led by the Government of the Canary Islands and the Ministry of Economy, has anchored the PLOCAN offshore platform to the seabed off Canary Islands, Spain.

  • 27 November 2017
    Equipment

    Taqa has shut down its Harding platform in the UK North Sea, and removed non-essential workers due to power issues and water leak. In a statement sent on Monday to Offshore Energy Today, a Taqa spokesperson said the company had shut down the platform on Tuesday November 21, as a result of a main power generation […]

  • 7 November 2018
    Storage

    Belgian utility Elia has shared a video showing the installation of the jacket foundation for the Offshore Switchyard Platform (OSY) in the Belgian North Sea.

  • 10 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    NGO Shipbreaking Platform: 142 ships ended up on South Asian beaches in the first quarter of 2019.

  • 27 September 2018
    Human Capital, Operations & Maintenance, Ports & Logistics

    Investing EUR 500 million to EUR 1 billion in new port infrastructure in Europe could help the offshore wind sector cut costs by up to 5.3% according to figures released by the WindEurope Ports Platform at the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg.

  • 7 June 2019

    The platform supply vessel Sjøborg crashed into Equinor operated Statfjord A platform on Friday, 7 June at 01:55 Norwegian time.

  • 29 July 2019
    Storage

    Drydocks World has signed a contract with Petrofac and end-client TenneT to construct the topside for the Alpha platform at the Hollandse Kust Zuid offshore wind farm zone. Drydocks will provide production engineering, construction, mechanical completion, pre-commissioning, commissioning assistance, load-out, sea fastening and HVAC (EPC) for the 700MW topside. This is the first time such a […]

  • 3 April 2015

    About 722,000 MWh of renewable energy was produced by 181 turbines located in the Belgian part of the North Sea in the first quarter this year. The produced electricity at Thornton Bank, Belwind and Northwind wind farms was enough to power around 800,000 households in the same period. With a total installed capacity of 712 MW, […]

  • 6 July 2015
    Technology

    Policy makers and other energy sector players can now access the world’s largest collection of global renewable energy standards and patents, thanks to a new online platform launched today by IRENA. The International Standards and Patents in Renewable Energy platform, also known as INSPIRE, is the first and most complete solution of its kind, helping […]

  • 10 April 2015

    Out of 262 vessels sold for breaking during the first quarter of 2015, more than half (151 ships) ended up on the beaches of South Asia as owners continue to scrap their vessels at substandard yards, the latest quarterly report of the NGO Shipbreaking Platform shows. All together, India, Bangladesh and Pakistan  accounted for 58% of the number […]