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Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Shipping

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
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Monday, April 25, 2022
Offshore

Giant ‘Pioneering Spirit’ Shows Off New Jacket-Lifting System

The world’s largest catamaran, Pioneering Spirit, has used its new jacket lift system for the first time with the removal of the 8,100 metric ton Ninian

April 25, 2022
Total Views: 8011

Friday, March 22, 2019
Pioneering Spirit world record
Interesting

Pioneering Spirit Sets New Offshore Lifting Record at Johan Sverdrup

A new offshore lifting world record has been set with the installation of the final topsides in first phase of the Johan Sverdrup field development project in

March 22, 2019
Total Views: 234

Monday, November 19, 2018
Pioneering spirit
Maritime News

Big Oil’s Latest Cost-Cutting Trick: Re-Use Platforms

By Mikael Holter (Bloomberg) — Oil companies have pushed through draconian cost cuts during the recent industry slump, but they’re not quite done yet.

November 19, 2018
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Maritime News

Russia’s Gazprom Says Offshore Part of TurkStream is Complete

ISTANBUL, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Construction of the offshore part of the TurkStream pipeline that will carry Russian gas across the Black Sea to Turkey has

November 19, 2018
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Maritime News

Pioneering Spirit Returns to Black Sea for Round Two of the TurkStream Pipeline Installation

The record-breaking Pioneering Spirit has returned to Black Sea to resume pipe-laying of the second string of pipe for the TurkStream offshore gas pipeline

June 26, 2018
Total Views: 64

Monday, June 4, 2018
pioneering spirit johan sverdrup
Maritime News

Pioneering Spirit Picks Up and Installs the Johan Sverdrup Drilling Platform in a Single Lift -PHOTOS

The 22,000-tonne topside for the drilling platform was lifted into position in one single lift on the Johan Sverdrup field over the weekend using the

June 4, 2018
Total Views: 67

Thursday, February 8, 2018
Offshore

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: 166

Friday, April 28, 2017
Interesting

Pioneering Spirit Sets World Lifting Record

The giant offshore installation and commissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit has set the new world lifting record with the successful removal of

April 28, 2017
Total Views: 432

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
News

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: 32

Thursday, December 8, 2016
News

Giant Pioneering Spirit Lands Pipelay Work in Black Sea

Swiss-based Allseas Group announced Thursday it has received offshore gas pipe laying contract in the Black Sea utilizing the world’s largest

December 8, 2016
Total Views: 126

Friday, October 21, 2016
Allseas Pioneering Spirit First Oil Rig Decommissioning Job
Interesting

WATCH: Pioneering Spirit Removes Yme Topsides in North Sea

Long video but worth a watch if you want to see one of the most unique ships of the last decade in action. The ship is Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit,

October 21, 2016
Total Views: 216

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Allseas Pioneering Spirit First Oil Rig Decommissioning Job
Offshore

Rigs to Reefs: Is it better to leave unused oil platforms where they stand?

By Susan Gourvenec and Erika Techera, University of Western Australia (The Conversation) – The global offshore oil and gas industry has installed a

August 24, 2016
Total Views: 78

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

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: 305

Monday, August 8, 2016
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Multimedia

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: 151

Monday, August 1, 2016
Maritime News

Giant ‘Pioneering Spirit’ Moves One Step Closer to Delivery

Offshore pipeline installation, heavy lift and subsea construction company Allseas has announced that its giant Pioneering Spirit has completed commissioning

August 1, 2016
Total Views: 192

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Maritime News

How Shell Plans to Decommission the Brent Oil Field – With Help from Pioneering Spirit

Later this year Shell will begin removing the topside of the Brent Delta platform as part of the decommissioning of the Brent oil and gas field in the UK

July 20, 2016
Total Views: 21

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: 110

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
News

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: 143

Monday, February 9, 2015
News

Pieter Schelte Renamed

Allseas’ giant oil rig decommissioning vessel was initially named after Pieter Schelte Heerema who besides creating one of the world’s premier

February 9, 2015
Total Views: 39