Offshore Construction

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Dive Weld Training

How Are Structures Built Underwater?

Despite being beautiful and useful, rivers, lakes, harbors, and oceans are not always the best places to build. Tools and construction materials work better

February 23, 2022
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Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Maritime News

Manson Construction to Construct the Largest Dredger in the United States

Seattle-based Manson Construction has awarded a contract to build the biggest hopper dredge ever built in the United States. The contract was awarded Keppel

September 22, 2020
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Friday, August 19, 2016
Versabar offshore Heavy Lift Barge VB 10,000

SPOTD VB 10,000 Hurricane Platform Detoppler

Today’s Ship Photo Of The Day (SPOTD) features Versabar’s heavy lift vessel the VB 10,000. In response to the many platforms toppled by hurricanes

August 19, 2016
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Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Nong Yao field mubadala

Nippon Steel Wins Offshore Engineering Contract in Gulf of Thailand

Southeast Asia-based upstream energy firm, KrisEnergy Ltd, has announced today the Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation and Commissioning

January 14, 2014
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Monday, August 12, 2013
mcdermott emerald sea offshore construction

McDermott Could be Targeted for Acquisition as Financial Woes Mount

Aug. 12 (Bloomberg) — McDermott International Inc. is so beaten down that buyers can snap up the offshore oilfield- construction company and its fleet at

August 12, 2013
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Sunday, July 28, 2013

Swiber Wins $435 Million in Offshore Construction Contracts

Swiber, a Singapore-based offshore construction firm announced today it has signed contracts worth approximately USD $435 million, plus $105 million in

July 28, 2013
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Thursday, April 12, 2012
Helix Express pipelay vessel

Helix Express Lays Nearly Two Miles of Pipe, in 9,000 Feet of Water

Helix ESG’s reeled pipelay vessel, the Express, recently undertook its deepest work ever during a project in the Gulf of Mexico. Working in the Lloyd

April 12, 2012
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Friday, March 30, 2012
UT 731 CD rolls royce
Engineering News

Farstad Shipping Orders a Pair of Rolls-Royce OSVs from STX Shipbuilding

STX OSV announced today that it had secured new contracts for the construction of two Multifunctional Deep Water Anchor Handling / Offshore Service vessels for

March 30, 2012
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Monday, March 19, 2012
UT 737 Island Frontier
Engineering News

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

March 19, 2012
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Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Engineering News

Introducing the Constructor-Class from GustoMSC

Oil and gas will remain the backbone of the world’s energy supplies for a long time to come, and the offshore sector continues to expand in every

March 13, 2012
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Friday, February 3, 2012
skanki hawk dof asa

DOF Rederi Takes Delivery of the Skandi Hawk from Cochin Shipyard

DOF Rederi II AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of DOF ASA, has today taken delivery of Skandi Hawk from Cochin Shipyard in India. The vessel is a combined

February 3, 2012
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Monday, July 18, 2011
subsea7 subsea 7

Subsea 7 Gets $80M Subsea Umbilicals Pact Offshore Australia

Norwegian seabed-to-surface engineering and construction contractor Subsea 7 S.A. (SUBC.OS) announced Monday the award of a $80 million contract from Chevron

July 18, 2011
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Friday, December 24, 2010

K Line Offshore’s KL Sandefjord: the world’s most powerful anchor handling tug

K Line Offshore’s KL Sandefjord just completed sea trials and set the new world record at 430 tons (390 metric) for a bollard pull by an anchor handling

December 24, 2010
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Thursday, November 25, 2010
Engineering News

Edda Fides, Accommodation Vessel – Interesting Ship Of The Week

The Edda Fides is a type of vessel that goes by many names. Officially designated as an Accommodation Vessel these Floating Hotels are often reffered to as

November 25, 2010
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