Monday, April 10, 2023

Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit Wins More Wind Work in France

Offshore contractor Allseas has been awarded a contract to install the offshore substation for the Yeu and Noirmoutier islands’ offshore wind farm

April 10, 2023
Total Views: 1656

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

New Polymetallic Nodules Collection System Tested Key Region of the Pacific Ocean

NASDAQ-listed The Metals Company (THC) says it has successfully collected polymetallic nodules from the seafloor of the Pacific Ocean as part of a trial of a

October 12, 2022
Total Views: 3953

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Ship Photos: Pioneering Spirit Lifts Massive 11,000-Metric-Ton Steel Jacket

Another milestone for the world’s strongest heavy lift vessel. Allseas is reported that the Pioneering Spirit successfully lifted the 11,000 metric-ton

July 19, 2022
Total Views: 10577

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Allseas-Backed EV Battery Developer DeepGreen to Go Public via $2.9 Billion SPAC Deal

March 4 (Reuters) – DeepGreen Metals, an EV battery metals maker, said on Thursday that it will be acquired by blank-check firm Sustainable Opportunities

March 4, 2021
Total Views: 3541

Monday, March 2, 2020
Maritime News

Allseas to Convert Drillship to Deep-Sea Metals Collection Vessel

A former Petrobras drillship will be repurposed to harvest deep-sea metals needed to unlock the full potential of electric-powered vehicles and other

March 2, 2020
Total Views: 449

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Allseas Planning Bigger, More Powerful Version of Record-Setting Pioneering Spirit -Report

Swiss offshore engineering company Allseas is said to be planning a bigger version of its famous Pioneering Spirit, the giant offshore installation and

February 8, 2018
Total Views: 212

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Allseas Wins Nord Stream 2 Pipelay Contract in Baltic Sea

The operator of the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea has signed an offshore pipelaying contract with Swiss-based Allseas. Allseas will

April 11, 2017
Total Views: 41

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Allseas Pioneering Spirit Approaches Platform For First Oil Rig Decommissioning Job

Decades in the Making, Record-Breaking ‘Pioneering Spirit’ Completes First Lift [PHOTOS]

Allseas’ giant installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel Pioneering Spirit successfully executed her maiden heavy lift project on Monday with the

August 23, 2016
Total Views: 424

Monday, August 8, 2016
pioneering spirit departs rotterdam

WATCH: Giant Supercat Pioneering Spirit Departs Rotterdam

One of the most highly anticipated ships of the past decade has departed Rotterdam for a series of offshore trials prior to commissioning later this summer.

August 8, 2016
Total Views: 171

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Maritime News

Fake London Trader Jailed for 14 Years After Scamming Allseas Out of $113 Million

By Suzi Ring (Bloomberg) — A conman posing as a millionaire London trader who defrauded a Dutch shipping company of 100 million euros ($113 million) was

February 9, 2016
Total Views: 98

Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Awesome Drone Video of Pioneering Spirit in Rotterdam

At 382 meters long by 123.75 meters wide, Allseas’ twin-hulled installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel Pioneering Spirit (ex-Pieter Schelte) is

November 25, 2015
Total Views: 115

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Delivery Delayed for World’s Biggest Catamaran, Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit

  Swiss-based Allseas has confirmed that delivery of one of the decades most anticipated new ships, the Pioneering Spirit (ex-Pieter Schelte), will be

October 7, 2015
Total Views: 183

Friday, March 27, 2015
solitaire pipelay vessel

MV Solitaire Gets to Work on World Record Polarled Subsea Pipeline

On Thursday 26 March, Allseas’ pipelay vessel Solitaire commenced operations on the first stage of the Polarled pipeline project. The 482-kilometer

March 27, 2015
Total Views: 51

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Maritime News

Pieter Schelte Loses Pipelaying Gig

The giant Pieter Schelte pipeline installation/rig decommissioning ship has lost its 2015 summer job laying pipe for the $40 billion-euro South Stream

December 3, 2014
Total Views: 7

Monday, November 24, 2014
Maritime News

Giant Pieter Schelte Sets Sail for Rotterdam

After at least 4 years under construction and decades of planning, the giant Pieter Schelte catamaran has set sail from the shipyard in South Korea for

November 24, 2014
Total Views: 71

Monday, October 27, 2014
Maritime News

Time-Lapse Video: Allseas ‘Audacia’ Offshore Pipelay Vessel In Action

Check out this great time-lapse video showing exactly what Allseas’ newest pipelay vessel was built to do. In service since December 2007, the MV

October 27, 2014
Total Views: 771

Friday, July 11, 2014
Engineering News

Giant ‘Pieter Schelte’ Supercat Headed for Rotterdam By Year-End

A giant catamaran-like vessel destined to become the largest vessel in the world will be completed in Rotterdam at the end of 2014, the Port of Rotterdam

July 11, 2014
Total Views: 31

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

WATCH: Laying Big Pipe from Allseas’ Audacia

Thanks to Wouter Haverkamp for sharing this awesome video that he created which provides a unique inside look at the day-to-day operations on board

May 7, 2014
Total Views: 37

Monday, November 11, 2013

Allseas to Build Second Platform Decommissioning Cat Larger Than Pieter Schelte

Swiss-based Allseas announced Monday its plans to build a second single-lift platform installation and decommissioning catamaran at Daewoo Shipbuilding and

November 11, 2013
Total Views: 35

Friday, October 11, 2013

Giant Catamaran ‘Pieter Schelte’ to Carry Worn Out North Sea Platforms Ashore

A giant catamaran strong enough to lift four Eiffel Towers will set off from a South Korean shipyard next year with the task of decommissioning North Sea oil

October 11, 2013
Total Views: 468