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  • 27 April 2007

    Racing in Round Robin One of the Louis Vuitton Cup is scheduled to end today and with respect to the leaderboard, the competition is coming down to the wire, with Flights 10 and 11 offering points that will be critical to determining final positions.

  • 19 September 2018
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Storage

    A partnership between gas platforms and wind farms could see more power generated – maximising both gas production and renewable electricity generation offshore, according to a report from the UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).

  • 13 December 2005

    The duel between Blue Tango and Bree was the talking point of the annual Sail Rock race held on Saturday by the Whangarei Cruising Club.

  • 1 February 2008

    Cargotec has appointed Minna Karhu (40) as Vice President, Corporate Communications. Minna Karhu (M.A.) comes from the position of Communications Director of Cargotec’s MacGREGOR business area. She has worked for MacGREGOR since 1994.

  • 17 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    WireCo WorldGroup Inc. (WireCo), producer and marketer of specialty steel wire ropes and high performance synthetic ropes, has acquired the majority of assets of Endenburg B.V. (Gouda), a Netherlands based company. As part of the agreement, WireCo will establish a crane rope distribution center at the current Gouda location, called the WireCo Crane Center. Founded […]

  • 22 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has published a revised version of ‘Guidance on wire rope integrity management for vessels in the offshore industry’ (IMCA SEL 022 Rev. 2/IMCA M 194 Rev. 2). This document provides guidance on the necessary elements of an integrity management system required to achieve an acceptable level of ongoing safety […]

  • 16 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    WireCo WorldGroup Inc. (WireCo), global leader in producing and marketing of wire rope, electromechanical cable and a major producer of wire products announced that it has completed the acquisition of Koninklijke (Royal) Lankhorst Euronete Group B.V. (“Lankhorst/Euronete”). Lankhorst/Euronete holds a leading position in international markets for synthetic ropes, industrial yarns, netting, yachting products and recycled […]

  • 16 October 2018
    Project & Tenders, Storage

    Van Oord has won a contract to install inter-array cables on Ørsted’s Borssele 1 + 2 offshore wind farm in the Dutch North Sea.

  • 17 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Maritime Developments (MDL) has completed the first LiveWire system – a solution for wire rope inspection services and change-outs. Developed in a joint partnership between MDL and global mooring and subsea specialist Delmar Systems, LiveWire is designed to cut costs associated with large wire rope maintenance and operations, particularly by minimising disruption to rig or […]

  • 6 October 2010
    Research & Development

    American Superconductor Corporation, a global power technologies company, today introduced its Amperium wire, the new brand name for the company’s proprietary second generation (2G) high temperature superconductor (HTS) wire. Previously called “344 superconductors,” the new name reflects the product’s ability to conduct more than 100 times the electrical current (“amperage”) of copper wire of the […]

  • 19 April 2018
    Equipment

    Delmar Systems and Maritime Developments (MDL) have formed a joint-partnership to launch LiveWire, an innovative solution for wire rope inspection and change-out services. LiveWire will be based at Delmar’s Port Fourchon, LA facility and will support the Gulf of Mexico’s offshore crane and winch market including floating production platforms, drilling rigs and construction vessels. The […]

  • 24 August 2015
    Storage

    VBMS has been awarded a contract by E.ON for the installation of two 16 kilometre-long export cables for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm. The 150kV HVAC cables will transport the power ashore from the 400 MW wind farm to the onshore cable in Brooklands Pleasure Park in Worthing, South East England. VBMS will deploy the […]

  • 19 October 2016
    Equipment

    Seatools has completed the upgrade of a HighWire survey grade taut wire system, to be deployed by Boskalis to determine the position of a subsea cable plough during an installation project. Initially delivered in 2001, the HighWire system served Boskalis during the installation of submerged sewage outfall pipes. For this project the wire orientation needed to be […]

  • 12 May 2015
    Storage

    Cable laying barge, Nostag 10, carrying array cables, is on its way to Kentish Flats Extension offshore wind farm site. The vessel was first to arrive at the NSW’s factory berth in Nordenham on Friday 1st May. Currently in transit, it is expected to arrive on the site later this week. The second cable laying […]

  • 20 March 2020
    Equipment

    Tekmar Energy has delivered TekLink subsea cable protection systems (CPS) to DEME Offshore for the SeaMade offshore wind farm in Belgium. The delivery includes 136 TekLink Mechanical Latch cable protection systems and bellmouths for application on both J-Tube and J-Tubeless inter-array cable pull-ins. The systems were delivered from the company’s manufacturing facility in Newton Aycliffe […]

  • 30 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Lankhorst Ropes has announced an on-site, spooler rental service for pre-tensioning steel wire rope when installing onto a winch system. The service comprises a mobile tensioner with up to 100T back tension, hydraulic powerpack and control pedestal. Pre-tensioning rope when loading onto a winch is critical to ensuring longer wire rope service life and safe […]

  • 10 February 2017

    Atlantis Resources has signed an agreement to partner with Natural Energy Wire (NEW) to develop the Wyre tidal project. The project is planned to be built between Fleetwood and Knott’s End on the Lancashire coast in England. The Wyre project, which has been under development for several years, comprises a 160 MW tidal power plant […]

  • 19 October 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Dutch subsea technology company Seatools completed the upgrade of a HighWire survey grade taut wire system for its compatriot Boskalis. The upgraded position reference system will be deployed to determine the position of a subsea cable plough during a subsea cable installation project executed by Boskalis. The wire orientation for the new HighWire system needed to […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    W. Giertsen Services AS has signed a frame agreement with Statoil for the supply of lifting equipment and steel wire products.

  • 3 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Allspeeds has introduced Webtool ROV cutting tools designed to cut steel guide wires used during subsea installation. According to the company, the WCO30 tools, suitable for wire up to 30mm diameters (suitable for cutting wire rope, guide wire, cables, hoses and umbilicals), are compact and more reliable alternative to larger cuttings tools normally needed for guide […]

  • 7 September 2012

    InterMoor successfully replaced (8) spiral-strand platform wires on a permanent production facility in May 2011 without requiring a platform shutdown or loss of production. The operation was completed using a single Construction Anchor-Handling Vessel (CAHV) at a significant cost savings from the traditional method involving a derrick barge. Each mooring line consisted of unjacketed spiral-strand […]

  • 7 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    InterMoor successfully replaced (8) spiral-strand platform wires on a permanent production facility in May 2011 without requiring a platform shutdown or loss of production. The operation was completed using a single Construction Anchor-Handling Vessel (CAHV) at a significant cost savings from the traditional method involving a derrick barge. Each mooring line consisted of unjacketed spiral-strand […]