Tuesday, August 10, 2021
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Environment

The Ocean Cleanup Deploys Full-Scale System to The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Ocean Cleanup has deployed its first full-scale system designed to clean-up ocean plastics to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. The system, known as System002 or “Jenny”, left Victoria, British...

August 10, 2021
Total Views: 8362

Monday, June 21, 2021
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Offshore

Maersk Supply Service Wins Major Contract in Brazil

Maersk Supply Service has announced a major contract win that involves pre-laying mooring anchors for the newbuild Mero 2 floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) facility offshore Brazil. The contract, awarded...

June 21, 2021
Total Views: 1701

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
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Environment

Maersk Supply Service AHTS to Get Hybrid Battery Conversion Treatment

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to supply a Maersk Supply Service anchor handling tug with a hybrid battery system. The conversion, a first for Maersk Supply Service, will...

June 1, 2021
Total Views: 2004

Thursday, January 14, 2021
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Environment

Maersk Extends Partnership to Help Cleanup Plastic Pollution at Sea

Maersk and the Dutch non-profit The Ocean Cleanup are extending their partnership to rid the world’s ocean of plastic pollution. Founded in 2013, The Ocean Cleanup’s mission is to develop...

January 14, 2021
Total Views: 4870

Friday, March 29, 2019
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Maritime News

Maersk Ditches Offshore Services Sale in Blow to Simplification

COPENHAGEN, March 29 (Reuters) – A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Friday it had abandoned plans to sell its offshore services business, blaming tough market conditions for the blow to the Danish...

March 29, 2019
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
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Maritime News

China Leads Countries Plumbing the Ocean Depths for Metallic Rocks

By Barbara Lewis LONDON, Nov 14 (Reuters) – China, the leading holder of international deep sea exploration licences, has increased its lead in the race for alternative sources of battery...

November 14, 2018
Total Views: 11

Monday, July 2, 2018
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Maritime News

Maersk Unveils Maersk Decom, Its New Oil Rig Decommissioning Unit

A.P. Moller – Maersk’s new oil rig decommissioning unit had its name unveiled last week along with confirmation that its senior management team is now in place. The new company,...

July 2, 2018
Total Views: 26

Friday, April 27, 2018
News

Maersk Supply Service AHTS Embarks on Deep Sea Mining Study in Pacific

A Maersk Supply Service AHTS has departed San Diego on its first deep sea mineral study in the ultra-deep waters of the Pacific Ocean. The departure marks Maersk Supply Service’s...

April 27, 2018
Total Views: 68

Thursday, April 12, 2018
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Maritime News

Maersk Units Form New Offshore Decommissioning Company

Maersk Drilling and Maersk Supply Service have announced a joint venture that will provide decommissioning services to offshore oil and gas operators. The 50-50 joint venture will initially offer bundled...

April 12, 2018
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
News

WATCH: Maersk Cable Layer Performs ‘Engineered Grounding’ for First Time

Check out this video showing how a Maersk Supply Service cable layer carried out the company’s first ‘engineered grounding’ to run a cable and bring offshore wind energy ashore, meaning...

September 27, 2017
Total Views: 89

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Accidents

Denmark Issues Investigation Report Into Loss of Maersk Supply Ships Off France

The Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board has released its investigation report into the loss of two former Maersk Supply Ships during a side-by-side tow to the breakers in December 2016,...

August 31, 2017
Total Views: 2358

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Interesting

Sunken Maersk Supply Vessels Located Off France

A search team has located the wrecks of two Maersk Supply Service vessels which sank during a tow to a Turkish scrapyard late last month. The vessels are believed to be...

January 4, 2017
Total Views: 200

Thursday, December 22, 2016
Interesting

Two Maersk Supply Vessels Sink En Route to Turkish Shipbreaker

Two Maersk offshore supply vessels have sunk off the coast of France during a tow to a ship recycling yard in Turkey where they were due to be scrapped. The...

December 22, 2016
Total Views: 151

Friday, August 19, 2016
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Maritime News

Maersk Supply Service to Reduce Fleet by 20 Vessels, Making 400 Crew Redundant

Maersk Supply Service is planning to reduce its offshore vessel fleet by up to 20 vessels and axe 400 jobs over the next 18 months, the AP Moller-Maersk Group subsidiary revealed this...

August 19, 2016
Total Views: 25

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Maritime News

VIDEO: Kleven Verft Launches ‘Starfish’ AHTS for Maersk Supply Service

In the video below, Kleven Maritime launches the first of six new anchor handling tugs for Maersk Supply Service. The launch took place on June 10, 2016 at the Kleven...

June 14, 2016
Total Views: 11

Monday, December 21, 2015
Maritime News

Rem Offshore Sells One Vessel, Delays Another at Vard

Norwegian shipowner Rem Offshore says it has agreed to sell a construction support vessel (CSV) and delay delivery newbuild offshore construction vessel (OCV) at Vard. The agreements were announced separately...

December 21, 2015
Total Views: 25

Friday, July 24, 2015
News

WATCH: Subsea Cable-Layer Maersk Connector Launched

The Damen-built subsea support vessel Maersk Connector was launched Thursday at Damen Shipyards Galati, Romania. The vessel is owned and operated by Maersk Supply Service and is built to contract...

July 24, 2015
Total Views: 60

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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News

Maersk Announces Layoffs

The offshore sector took another hit today as Maersk Supply Service and Maersk Drilling both announced major layoffs at their corporate headquarter in Denmark.  Maersk Supply says they will be laying...

February 4, 2015
Total Views: 6

Thursday, October 16, 2014
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News

Maersk Orders Half Dozen Anchor Handlers from Kleven

With options for four more, Maersk Supply Service has signed a new-building contract with Norwegian shipbuilder Kleven Maritime for six, 95 meter Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessels.  The vessels are...

October 16, 2014
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
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Engineering News

COSCO’s Shipyards Sign $526 Million in Newbuild Orders

COSCO announced a heap of new orders today including two new 64,000 ton dwt bulk carriers and four subsea supply vessels at their Zhoushan and Dalian yards, respectively. The bulk carrier...

August 13, 2014
Total Views: 3