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  • 10 December 2014

    There has been an improvement in terms of the severity level of incidents reported in November 2014 compared to the past two years, according to piracy watchdog ReCAAP ICS. There were no “very significant” incidents reported in November 2014, and the number of Category 2 (moderately significant) incidents had remained fairly consistent throughout the past […]

  • 23 March 2016

    A damage assessment conducted on the grounded bulk carrier Sparna revealed multiple fractures, the largest being 25-foot by 5-foot wide with a visible boulder lodged inside, the United States Coast Guard said. The report, submitted by Ballard Marine Construction early on Tuesday morning, showed significant damage to the ship which was contained to two flooded compartments. Although there […]

  • 11 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Farstad Shipping ASA announced today that the company has been awarded with new charter contracts. Statoil has awarded contracts to PSV Far Spica (2013, PSV 08 CD, 4,000 DWT) and PSV Far Scotsman (2012, PSV 08 CD, 4,000 DWT) to support the Statoil drilling campaign on the coast of East Africa. Commencement is expected to […]

  • 15 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Leiv Eriksson Consortium has today awarded Eidesvik two contracts, Viking Lady and Viking Athene. The firm periodis 15 wells + up to 18 optional wells, starting Q1 2013. Lundin Norway AS has also declared an option for the use of Viking Prince for totally 7 wells. Statoil and Eidesvik have agreed to exchange Viking Lady […]

  • 28 August 2012

    The Republic of Indonesia has formally acceded to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL Convention), Annexes III, IV, V and VI, and the International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue (SAR Convention). His Excellency Mr. T. M. Hamzah Thayeb, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United Kingdom and Republic of […]

  • 26 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Over the years Macduff Ship Design Ltd has accumulated a wealth of experience in the design of marine craft from small open fish farm work boats up to large self propelled backhoe dredger units, from classically styled motor yachts to the most modern of deep water stern trawlers. In December 2011, Macduff completed the year […]

  • 22 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Solstad Offshore ASA (SOFF) announced today that the company has entered into several new contracts for its offshore support vessels. SOFF has extended its contract with BG Tunisia for hire of SOFF’s anchor handling vessel (AHTS) “Nor Star”. The duration of the new contract is 2 years firm and with one yearly option. SOFF has […]

  • 13 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    DOF Subsea AS, a subsidiary of DOF ASA, has been awarded several contracts, with a total value of approx. NOK 150 million. In the Atlantic region, DOF Subsea has been awarded a call-off contract for 2014 by Statoil Petroleum AS under an existing Survey Frame Agreement. The call-off covers a minimum 4 months’ work including […]

  • 21 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    DOF Subsea AS, a subsidiary of DOF ASA has been awarded several contracts, with a total value of approx. NOK 400 million (approx. USD 65.4 million). In the Brazil region DOF Subsea has been awarded an RSV contract with Petrobras. The contract has a firm period of 18 months and mobilization will commence early December. […]

  • 24 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Coastal announced that its wholly-owned subsidiaries have secured contracts for the sale of seven units Offshore Support Vessels and two units Oil Barges for an aggregate value of approximately RM434 million (approx. USD 142 million). Including the new contracts and after adjusting for revenue recognition from vessels delivered to buyers up to 23 April 2013, […]

  • 8 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    InterManager, the international trade association for the ship management industry, has boosted its membership with several new members joining its ranks during the first quarter of this year. Full members joining include ship management company Nigeria LNG and crew manager Nedcon. They are joined by Associate members KVH, Cubisol, Jadran Pismo and Stark Moore Macmillan. […]

  • 6 August 2012

    The Republic of Indonesia has formally notified IMO of its intention to ratify the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL Convention), Annexes III, IV, V and VI, and the International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue (SAR). Mr. E.E. Mangindaan, Minister for Transportation of the Republic of Indonesia, told IMO Secretary-General […]

  • 2 September 2006

    Firefighters have spent three hours controlling a blaze in the engine room of a tugboat in the Solent. The crew, who alerted emergency services just after 0200 BST on Sunday, sealed off the area and returned to the dockside in Southampton, Hampshire. None of the four people on board the 385 ton vessel, Lyndhurst, were […]

  • 22 March 2008

    Four members of a fishing boat crew are confirmed dead after it sank off the Alaskan coast in high seas and a fifth member is missing, US coast guards say. The Alaska Ranger’s other 42 crew members were rescued after it began taking on water around 0300 (1100 GMT), 120 miles (190km) west of Dutch […]

  • 21 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Harkand has increased its presence in the burgeoning Asia Pacific region by securing a clutch of multi-million dollar contracts for execution in 2013/14. Under a deal with PTSC Offshore Services, the ROV support vessel Harkand Harmony has been deployed on its first charter since joining the fleet in August and is carrying out flexible lay […]

  • 13 March 2020

    The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) has hosted a couple of visits during the month of March at its facilities. Dr Eleanor Frajka-Williams of the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) of UK, who is currently a research scientist on the RAPID team that monitors the Atlantic Meridional overturning circulation, visited the facilities of PLOCAN […]

  • 30 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Seacat Services, a leading offshore wind farm vessel transfer operator, has won several significant charter contracts for work taking place off the UK and German coasts. The contracts incorporate five separate offshore wind farm projects. During 2013 this will include; the 288MW Meerwind project, located 50 kilometres off the German coast, the 389MW West of […]

  • 26 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Trading in pre-owned vessels continues to be a popular choice for many customers. Damen Trading facilitates the sale and purchase of both Damen and third-party vessels. Recent deals highlight how trading in vessels results in a win-win situation for buyer and seller. Under these arrangements vessels have been sold in Australia and bought by clients […]

  • 16 March 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Kraken Robotics has secured new contracts for batteries, sonar sensors, and support totaling $2.8 million.  Kraken has received orders from four unnamed US companies and one Canadian company. The company expects to fulfill these contracts in the first half of 2020. A new customer primarily targeting the defense industry will be using Kraken SeaPower batteries […]

  • 18 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The 15-month OPEC (Offshore Platform for Energy Competitiveness) feasibility project has produced a number of conclusions and recommendations which may be taken forward if further funding can be sourced. OPEC, explored the technical and economic feasibility of using large offshore floating platforms to support various combinations of revenue generating applications such as renewable energy (wind, […]

  • 26 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Trading in pre-owned vessels continues to be a popular choice for many customers. Damen Trading facilitates the sale and purchase of both Damen and third-party vessels. Recent deals highlight how trading in vessels results in a win-win situation for buyer and seller. Under these arrangements vessels have been sold in Australia and bought by clients […]

  • 26 September 2013

    Trading in pre-owned vessels continues to be a popular choice for many customers. Damen Trading facilitates the sale and purchase of both Damen and third-party vessels. Recent deals highlight how trading in vessels results in a win-win situation for buyer and seller. Under these arrangements vessels have been sold in Australia and bought by clients […]