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  • 14 May 2015

      World’s largest heavy lift and transportation vessel Dockwise Vanguard has left the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands today, loaded with a very heavy cargo. Namely the vessel, owned by Dockwise, a subsidiary of Boskalis,  is now on its way to Indonesia, where it will offload the 60.000 tonnes heavy Armada Intrepid FPSO. Armada […]

  • 6 February 2013

    Hereby we bring you a short video of an innovating vessel design for heavy marine transport and offshore dry-docking developed by Dockwise and Delta Marine. Dockwise Vanguard is the first vessel of this design and it is the largest heavy lift vessel in the world. Dockwise Vanguard is a semi-submersible heavy transport vessel (SSHTV) built […]

  • 30 August 2010

    Statoil has received consent to conduct exploration drilling in the North Sea with the mobile facility Ocean Vanguard. The consent relates to the drilling of exploration well 15/6-11 S, as well as an option to drill a sidetrack. The well is part of production licence 303 and is located approx. 17 kilometres north of Sleipner […]

  • 7 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dockwise, a global leader in the transport and offshore installation of extremely large and heavy structures, has selected Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson (EMR), to supply the control systems that help maintain stability and structural integrity for Dockwise’s semi-submersible heavy transport vessel, the largest of its kind in the world. Named Dockwise Vanguard, […]

  • 1 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Following sea trials during the past few weeks, Dockwise now confirms the delivery of Dockwise Vanguard. The vessel has left the yard of Hyundai Heavy Industries (“HHI”) this morning and started its maiden trip. Dockwise Vanguard will sail to the Samsung Heavy Industries (“SHI”) yard in Korea to pick up the giant hull of the […]

  • 30 April 2018

    Boka Vanguard, a heavy lift vessel owned by Dutch offshore giant Boskalis, is preparing to load an FPSO platform.

  • 6 March 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Storage

    Vattenfall has started a three-year permitting process for the 1.8 GW offshore wind farm, Norfolk Boreas, the sister project to the 1.8GW Norfolk Vanguard.

  • 6 March 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Storage

    Vattenfall has started a three-year permitting process for the 1.8 GW offshore wind farm, Norfolk Boreas, the sister project to the 1.8GW Norfolk Vanguard.

  • 11 May 2015
    Equipment

    Boskalis made history in Rotterdam on Friday when it loaded the Armada Intrepid FPSO aboard its largest, actually the world’s largest, heavy lift and transportation vessel, the Dockwise Vanguard. According to Boskalis, this was the first ship-shaped FPSO loaded onto the 275 meters long Dockwise Vanguard, and the fact that the FPSO weighs 60.000 tones […]

  • 7 May 2015

    Dockwise will on May 8, 2015 load the Armada Intrepid Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) onto the Dockwise Vanguard in the Caland canal, Port of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. According to the press release, the loading operation is expected to last 3 to 4 hours, starting when the Armada Intrepid is brought into position and ending when […]

  • 25 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Vattenfall, the developer of the Norfolk Vanguard and Norfolk Boreas offshore wind farms, has invited local businesses to register their interest in the projects and provide more information about what they can do, especially installing onshore electrical infrastructure.

  • 16 June 2017

    Vattenfall, the developer of the Norfolk Vanguard and Norfolk Boreas offshore wind farms, has published maps showing a reduced number of search areas identified as potential locations for onshore electrical infrastructure.

  • 21 March 2017

    Following a recent start-up of Total’s Moho Nord field offshore Gabon, Boskalis has shared a video of the transportation of the Moho Nord field’s FPU Likouf. Boskalis claims the transport of the 80,500 ton Floating Production Unit (FPU) Likouf onboard the Dockwise Vanguard semi-submersible vessel, from South Korea to Gabon is a world record. The Dockwise Vanguard […]

  • 23 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 16/2-18 S at the Johan Sverdrup field with the Ocean Vanguard rig. Water depth at the site is 112 metres. The drilling is scheduled to begin at the end of May 2013 and has a duration of approximately 63 days, depending […]

  • 3 December 2012

    Hyundai Heavy Industries and Dockwise are about to start the sea trials for a new semi-submersible heavy-lift vessel Dockwise Vanguard. The name ‘Dockwise Vanguard’ refers to the forefront of a movement, an innovation in the Heavy Marine Transport Industry. The name also indirectly refers to Dockwise new vessel’s revolutionary bowless design, which will allow entire, […]

  • 20 June 2017

    Brazil’s state-run oil company Petrobras has settled a dispute with the Vanguard Group, one of its largest shareholders. Petrobras said on Monday its board had approved the settlement, resolving an action brought by Vanguard before the Federal Court of Pennsylvania in the U.S. According to the Wall Street Journal, the settlement resolves Vanguard’s losses stemming […]

  • 25 September 2014
    Technology

    With the constant growth of wind energy sector, an ever-growing need for effective and efficient lighting systems emerged. Accordingly, the Flash Technology Vanguard® LED series provides versatile options for the wind energy industry. Available as an integrated system or a split dual lighting system, the Vanguard LED series is a robust and durable system designed to cater to […]

  • 16 June 2017

    Vattenfall, the developer of the Norfolk Vanguard and Norfolk Boreas offshore wind farms, has published maps showing a reduced number of search areas identified as potential locations for onshore electrical infrastructure.

  • 27 January 2011

    A Perfect blend of technology and style Vicem Yachts, Turkish builders of luxury classic motor yachts and mega-yachts, opens 2011 with the new worldwide debut of its third line of yachts: the Vanguard Line. Composed of the Vanguard 45 and the Vanguard 33, the new Vanguard Line is a perfect blend of timeless elegance, performing […]

  • 4 October 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders

    Vattenfall and Peel Ports have agreed to reserve space at Great Yarmouth harbour to site an operations base for the Norfolk Vanguard and Norfolk Boreas offshore wind farms.

  • 2 June 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    The UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has postponed the statutory deadline for the decision on planning consent for the 1.8 GW Norfolk Vanguard offshore wind project to 1 July. Vattenfall is the developer of Norfolk Vanguard and the neighbouring 1.8 GW Norfolk Boreas project which also recently suffered a setback. Commenting […]

  • 25 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has received consent to use the Ocean Vanguard mobile facility in the northern part of the North Sea. The consent relates to drilling of three production wells on Visund Sør. The plan is to partially complete all three wells, 34/8-V-4 BY1H/BY2H, 34/8-V-3 H, 34/8-V-1 BY1H/BY2H, with Ocean Vanguard. Visund Sør is located approx. nine […]