Friday, May 29, 2015
Ocean Falcon
Press Releases

Launched: North Sea’s Newest Multi Role, Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel

Today Atlantic Offshore Rescue will unveil the third new vessel in the past 12 months as part of its fleet modernisation programme, representing an investment totaling £300 million.    Ocean...

May 29, 2015
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Monday, March 31, 2014
Interesting

Video: OSV Deck Crew Gets Pummeled By Crashing Wave

Check out this video of an OSV crew working on deck in extremely harsh conditions. At about the 1 minutes mark, a huge wave actually crashes over the rail, sending...

March 31, 2014
Total Views: 252

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Interesting

Petrobras-Contracted OSV Sinks Off Brazil

Petrobas has confirmed that a 68-meter OSV providing support to one of its rigs caught fire and sank last week off the coast of Brazil.

August 14, 2013
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Monday, June 10, 2013
Offshore

Harvey Gulf to Build United States’ First LNG Bunkering Facility at Port Fourchon

New Orleans-based Harvey Gulf International has secured plans to construct and operate the United States’ first LNG marine fueling facility out of Port Fourchon, LA, the companies CEO Shane Guidry...

June 10, 2013
Total Views: 33

Thursday, January 31, 2013
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Engineering News

Damen Unveils Beastly 200T Bollard Pull Anchor Handler

Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards Group unveiled today the AHTS 200, the latest vessel within their “Offshore Series” of designs.  A powerful, and versatile deepwater Anchor Handling Tug Supplier (AHTS), this ship is...

January 31, 2013
Total Views: 260

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Shipbuilding

Marin Teknikk to Design New Subsea Vessel for Otto Candies

Louisiana-based Otto Candies said this week that it will be working with Norway’s Marin Teknikk on a new subsea support and construction vessel (SSCV) to be built in the USA....

November 20, 2012
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Interesting

Hornbeck Offshore Expands Already Impressive Newbuild Program

Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE: HOS) announced Tuesday that it has expanded a massive U.S.-built, owned and operated OSV newbuild program and has commenced a new 200 Class OSV Retrofit...

September 4, 2012
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Ask and You Shall Receive: Arctic OSV’s To Be Delivered Ahead of Schedule to Russian Owner

Arctech said Wednesday that it plans to deliver the harsh-environment offshore supply vessel Vitus Bering four months ahead of schedule at the request of it’s eager Russian owner. Arctech Helsinki...

August 15, 2012
Total Views: 1

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News

Following in Norwegian Footsteps, Harvey Gulf Gains Charters for LNG-Powered OSVs

Louisiana-based Harvey Gulf International Marine announced to reporters recently that it has signed long term charters for 3 of its LNG powered offshore supply vessels, making Harvey Gulf the first...

August 15, 2012
Total Views: 35

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
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Engineering News

Rolls-Royce Signs £10 million Contract for New Wave-Piercing OSV

Rolls-Royce announced today that they have signed a £10 million contract with Simon Møkster Shipping for a wave piercing offshore vessel with a striking new bow design that will go...

July 17, 2012
Total Views: 8

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Harvey Gulf Expands Fleet with Purchase of Bee Mar Vessels and Assets

New Orleans-based Harvey Gulf International says that on June 4, 2012 the company signed an agreement with Bee Mar, LLC to purchase all of Bee Mar’s vessels and assets. The...

June 7, 2012
Total Views: 9

Thursday, May 17, 2012
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Engineering News

Simek AS Awards Rolls-Royce £6 Million Design and Equipment Contract for New OSV

Rolls-Royce announced today they have secured a £6 million contract to provide an integrated design, power & propulsion and equipment systems package for an offshore supply vessel to be built...

May 17, 2012
Total Views: 31

Sunday, May 6, 2012
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News

Shipbuilders Are Drooling…Swire Pacific Announces Big Budget for Offshore Vessels

HONG KONG (Dow Jones)–Swire Pacific Ltd. (SWRAY, 0019.HK) said it will spend HK$11 billion ($1.4 billion) over the next two years on building energy support vessels to tap the robust...

May 6, 2012
Total Views: 56

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 Island Offshore, worth more than...

March 19, 2012
Total Views: 14

Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Damen PSV 3300
Engineering News

Petrobras Orders 4 Damen Platform Supply Vessels from Wilson Sons

Wilson Sons Limited, a long time partner with Damen Shipyards, announced today that its joint venture partner Ultratug Offshore signed a contract with Petrobras for the construction and operation of...

March 14, 2012
Total Views: 19

Thursday, February 23, 2012
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News

Strong Demand for Offshore Supply Vessels, Norwegian Operator Doubles Profit in 4th Quarter

(Dow Jones) Norwegian supply vessel operator Siem Offshore Inc. (SIOFF.OS) said Thursday that a relatively strong market for supply vessels in the North Sea as well as rising demand in...

February 23, 2012
Total Views: 122

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Damen PSV 3300
Engineering News

WWS’s Fleet Expands: Additional Platform Supply Vessels Ordered from Damen Shipyards

Norwegian shipowner World Wide Supply (WWS) has ordered another two PSV 3300 CD’s with Damen Shipyards. The two platform suppliers are added to the four that WWS announced to be...

February 7, 2012
Total Views: 3

Friday, February 3, 2012
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News

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 Construction Support...

February 3, 2012
Total Views: 15

Thursday, December 15, 2011
News

Maersk Supply Service orders two vessels in Chile

Maersk Supply Service has signed a contract with Chilean shipyard Asenav for two innovative new offshore vessels with an option for – up to – four additional vessels. The project...

December 15, 2011
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Engineering News

Rolls-Royce’s UT 755’s in High Demand – North Sea Company Places Two Vessel Order

Rolls-Royce said today it has received orders for two of its popular UT 755 series offshore supply vessels. The vessels were ordered by Gulf Offshore North Sea in a contract...

December 7, 2011
Total Views: 40