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  • 22 September 2016
    Exploration & Production

    Some 15 km (9 miles) from the bustling port of Singapore,a rusting tanker as big as the world’s largest aircraft carriers lies idle in a muddy estuary flanked by mangrove trees on the coast of southern Malaysia.

  • 15 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    GE Power Conversion has developed a higher density power stack which enables the converters to remain small in size while delivering more power. The LV3 Stack, suitable for use across different sectors including tidal, solar, and wind, has increased density, reaching 1250 amps compared to previous offerings of 1000 amps. It was created out of multiple […]

  • 2 September 2015

    Norwegian marine geophysical company, Petroleum Geo-Services ASA (PGS), has decided to cold stack its 3D seismic vessel Ramform Viking. According to the company, the decision was made in order to further reduce cost and capital expenditures, and to improve utilization. The company said it would cold stack the vessel after it completes a MultiClient project offshore East […]

  • 6 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Oslo-listed seismic contractor, SeaBird Exploration, has decided to stack Munin Explorer following its completion of the long-term time charter contract with SeaBed Geosolutions in August 2015. M/V Munin Explorer, currently sailing under Cyprus flag, joined SeaBird in 2007. The vessel, currently rigged as source vessel, also operate as a 2D long offset vessel. The vessel was built in 1990 and […]

  • 20 February 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Rowan Companies, a Houston-based drilling contractor, will shut down another rig. This time it is the Rowan Louisiana jack-up drilling rig. In its fleet status report issued this week the company has said it is preparing the rig for cold stacking, meaning the rig will be idled, crew let go, and all the hatches welded, cutting the costs to […]

  • 18 December 2019
    Exploration & Production

    The rig has been stacked in Singapore since 2017.

  • 13 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    South Korea’s shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC) has signed a nearly USD 200 million contract to build two 180,000 DWT bulk carriers with an undisclosed European shipping company, and one PKX-B patrol vessel for the South Korea’s Navy. The 180,000 DWT bulk carriers will be 292 metres in length, 45 metres in width, with a […]

  • 27 January 2017
    Exploration & Production

    With over 70 ultra deepwater floating rigs stacked and waiting for contracts and over 20 newbuilds sitting virtually complete at shipyards under deferred delivery agreements, offshore rig reactivation risk stands in the way of market recovery, writes David Carter Shinn, a partner at Bassoe Offshore, a Norwegian rig brokerage agency.   By David Carter Shinn The […]

  • 15 January 2016
    Technology

    GE Power Conversion has created a higher density power stack that will enable wind converters to remain small in size while delivering more power. The LV3 power stack has increased density, reaching 1250 amps compared to previous offerings of 1000 amps. Looking at the wind sector in particular, when implanted at the heart of GE’s LV3 converter, it […]

  • 10 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Danish drilling contractor Maersk Drilling has been awarded a new contract for the jack-up rig Mærsk Giant with its compatriot firm DONG Energy. The firm contract covers 150 days of work on the Nini and Siri field in the Danish part of the North Sea. The estimated contract value is $6 million. The contract is […]

  • 5 June 2013
    Equipment

        Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) today announced the availability of a 10k psi capping stack for use in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The completion of the 10k psi capping stack – which stands 25 ft. tall including the necessary lifting gear and weighs approximately 50 tons – marks another step in MWCC’s commitment to advancing […]

  • 5 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) today announced the availability of a 10k psi capping stack for use in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The completion of the 10k psi capping stack – which stands 25 ft. tall including the necessary lifting gear and weighs approximately 50 tons – marks another step in MWCC’s commitment […]

  • 10 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Bergen-based supplier of equipment for marine and oil and gas industries TTS Group ASA has signed two supply contracts to equip four car/truck carriers and three cruise vessels with cargo and passenger access equipment. The contracts have a total order value of about USD 41,5 million (NOK 360 million). TTS said it will deliver cargo access equipment to four car/truck carriers […]

  • 21 April 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation has decided to cold stack one of its drillships.  In its latest fleet status report on Thursday, the driller said that the drillship Noble Bully I is en route to Curaçao, preparing to cold stack. The drillship has been working for Shell in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico from March […]

  • 21 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Virginia’s VIG completed another step in its expansion project with the launch of container stack No. 1.

  • 29 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    PSW Group has taken a strategic step to provide operators with a capping stack as part of Norwegian oil & gas emergency response plans. PSW Group’s capping stack was mobilized and deployed in Fensfjorden on the 22nd of August, as demonstration of the company’s ability to immediately respond to a well control incident. In preparation […]

  • 22 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Wild Well Control, a Superior Energy Services company, has added a new 10,000 psi-rated capping stack to its WellCONTAINED group of subsea containment equipment. The 10,000 psi-rated (10K) stack is rated to water depths of 10,000 ft, and should play a vital role in supporting quick and effective service for subsea well control events in […]

  • 4 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    UK-based developer and producer of marine engines Rolls-Royce has received orders from two major shipbuilding companies, namely the Turkish shipbuilder Sanmar Shipyards and Shanghai’s Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group. As part of the contract with Sanmar, the company said it has signed a letter of intent for the supply of MTU engines for the Class RAstar 2800-E Azimuth Stern Drive […]

  • 17 April 2018
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Diamond Offshore Drilling has launched its Sim-Stack service, the cybernetic blow-out prevention (BOP) service enabling the company to continuously and accurately assess BOP status. When issues arise, the Sim-Stack service immediately determines a proper course of action while providing a third party statement of fact to the operator, BSEE and other regulatory bodies, Diamond explained. Acting as the “virtual […]

  • 30 July 2014
    Equipment

    The American Petroleum Institute today published new guidelines for the design, manufacture and use of subsea capping stacks, equipment designed as part of industry’s emergency preparedness in the event of a spill at a wellhead on the ocean floor. “Enhanced industry standards are an essential piece of our collaboration with regulators to make offshore oil […]

  • 29 September 2017
    Equipment

    PSW Group, a maintenance and service provider to the Norwegian subsea and drilling industry, and oil and gas explorer Wellesley have conducted capping stack mobilization and deployment testing offshore Norway. PSW Group said on Friday that the capping stack was mobilized and deployed in Fensfjorden on August 22. According to the company, the test demonstrated […]

  • 25 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    US Virginia Port Authority (VPA) is looking to order a total of 86 automated stacking cranes under two separate contracts from the Finland-based manufacturer of cranes Konecranes. The first contract would include the delivery of 60 automated stacking cranes for Norfolk International Terminals (NIT), while the second contract would see 26 cranes provided to Virginia International […]