Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Monday, March 14, 2016
Island Offshore Lays Up Two More PSVs as North Sea Lay Ups Top 100 Vessels
Island Offshore has announced the lay ups of its two platform supply vessels (PSVs), Island Dragon and Island Duchess, effectively immediately, pushing the total number of offshore vessel layups in the...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Ship Photos of the Day – Offshore Construction Vessel ‘Island Venture’ Nearing Completion in Norway
The new offshore construction vessel Island Venture was put through its paces this week during sea trials in Norway, where the vessel is under construction at the Ulstein Verft shipyard....
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Island Offshore Reduces Working Hours, Avoiding Layoffs
Norwegian offshore vessel operator Island offshore says it will be reducing working hours for its shoreside employees to avoid layoffs amid the severely weakened offshore market. Island Offshore will...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Lundin Finds Oil and Gas in the Barents, Transocean Arctic Spuds-In
Utilizing the Island Innovator semi-submersible drilling rig, Lundin Norway AS announced today a significant oil and gas discovery in the southern part of the Barents Sea. While wildcat drilling in the...
Friday, September 5, 2014
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
A Look at Island Offshore’s New State-of-the-Art Subsea Vessel, MV ISLAND PERFORMER
9 July 2014 - Norwegian shipbuilder Ulstein Verft delivered the state-of-the-art MV Island Performer to its owner Island Offshore today.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Island Offshore’s New X-Bow Gets Finished Up at Ulstein Verft [IMAGES]
Update 8 July 2014: The Island Performer has been delivered today to her new owner, Island Offshore. Earlier: Island Offshore’s latest well intervention vessel Island Performer was getting the last...
Monday, May 5, 2014
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Monday, January 27, 2014
Rolls-Royce and Island Offshore Prep for Heavy Weather with New Ship Design
Rolls-Royce and Norwegian ship owner Island Offshore have announced today a rather unique new vessel design they’ve been quietly working on, the UT 777. Designed for top hole drilling, subsea...
Monday, January 21, 2013
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Ulstein Receives PSV Newbuild Order From Island Offshore and Edison Chouest JV
Ulstein announced today they have entered into a contract with Island Ventures II LLC, a joint venture partnership between Norwegian offshore operator Island Offshore, and Louisiana-based Edison Chouest Offshore, for the...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
COSCO Qidong Delivers New Drilling and Well Intervention Rig to Odfjell Drilling
The Island Innovator, a DNV-classed semi-submersible drilling and well intervention rig was delivered today by COSCO Qidong shipyard to its new owner, Odfjell Drilling. This new rig has been contracted...
Friday, June 29, 2012
Island Offshore Adds Two to Tab at STX OSV
STX OSV Holdings Ltd. (MS7.SG) said Friday it secured contracts worth about NOK500 million ($83.5 million) to build two platform supply vessels for Island Offshore Group. The PSVs are scheduled...
Thursday, June 21, 2012
STX OSV Delivers First Lean Burn Gas Powered Supply Vessel to Island Offshore
Island Offshore took delivery today of the MV Island Crusader from STX OSV, Brevik. This is the first of two Rolls-Royce designed gas powered vessels ordered by Island Offshore and...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Island Offshore and Rem Offshore Sign Contracts for New Subsea Construction Vessels
Newbuild orders for subsea construction and supply vessels have been placed today by Norwegian shipowners Rem Offshore and Island Offshore. Having built a dozen ships in the past for Rem...
Monday, March 19, 2012
Island Offshore Sends Contract to STX OSV for Newbuild Subsea Support Vessel
SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–STX OSV Holdings Ltd. (MS7.SG) Monday said it had got a new contract for the construction of an advanced subsea support vessel for Island Offshore, worth more than...
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