Thursday, July 23, 2020

Saipem Wins More Offshore Wind Work for Saipem 7000

Italian oil services giant Saipem has announced multiple new contract awards related to offshore wind projects currently under development off the coasts of England, Scotland and France. First, the Dogger...

July 23, 2020
Total Views: 392

Friday, November 15, 2019
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Maritime News

Italy’s Saipem to Consider Combining With Rival Subsea 7

By Ed Hammond, Daniele Lepido and Dinesh Nair (Bloomberg) –Saipem SpA is considering a combination with rival Subsea 7 SA in what could rank as one of the European oil...

November 15, 2019
Total Views: 11

Thursday, May 9, 2019
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Maritime News

Fourteen Injured in Explosion on Pipelayer in Caspian Sea

Offshore contractor Saipem has confirmed that 14 of its employees were injured in an explosion on board a pipelayer in the Caspian Sea on Wednesday. Saipem said the explosion occurred...

May 9, 2019
Total Views: 48

Monday, April 1, 2019
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Saipem Said to Be in Talks to Sell Drilling Business

By Kelly Gilblom, Dinesh Nair and Chiara Albanese (Bloomberg) — Italian oil field services firm Saipem SpA is in discussions to sell both its offshore and onshore drilling units in...

April 1, 2019
Total Views: 26

Monday, October 15, 2018
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Maritime News

Saipem Plans Renewables Push as Oil Clients Keep Lid on Spending

By Chiara Albanese (Bloomberg) — Saipem SpA is looking beyond black gold, to green. The Italian oil-services provider, which builds projects for the fossil-fuel industry, says it may get more...

October 15, 2018
Total Views: 0

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
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This Sanction-Proof Rig Beats U.S. Policy From Cuba to Russia

By Jack Farchy and Chiara Albanese (Bloomberg) — The oil rig was built mostly in China and drilled its first well in Cuba. Now it’s delivering a victory for Russia in its...

December 19, 2017
Total Views: 30

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Offshore Contractor Saipem to Cut 8,800 Staff After Unexpected Loss

By Marco Bertacche and Dan Liefgreen (Bloomberg) — Saipem SpA, Italy’s biggest oil and gas contractor, will cut jobs and exit businesses as writedowns led to an unexpected loss and...

July 29, 2015
Total Views: 16

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Saipem Gets Green Light for South Stream Pipelay Project

Saipem has just been given the go-ahead by South Stream Transport BV to commence construction of a multi-billion dollar 931 kilometer subsea gas pipeline that will connect Russia to Europe through the...

May 9, 2015
Total Views: 6

Sunday, February 8, 2015
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Saipem’s Giant Pipelay Ship Castorone Starts Work Off Darwin

Saipem’s deepwater pipelay installation vessel Castorone commenced laying the remaining 718 kilometer section of 42-inch pipe last week, according to INPEX, the Japanese exploration and production company.  This subsea pipeline, which will...

February 8, 2015
Total Views: 74

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Saipem Awarded $540 Million in Offshore Drilling Contracts

Saipem announced today the award of four new offshore drilling contracts worth $540 million for clients operating offshore Indonesia, Nigeria, the Arabian Gulf and South America. Offshore Indonesia, ENI Muara Bakau B.V. has contracted...

July 29, 2014
Total Views: 21

Thursday, June 5, 2014
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Bluewater’s Turret Mooring System Selected for Kaombo FPSOs

Netherlands-based single point mooring specialist Bluewater Energy Services B.V. has been contracted today by Saipem for the engineering, procurement and construction of two complete deepwater turret mooring and swivel systems...

June 5, 2014
Total Views: 31

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
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Saipem’s FDS 2 Gains More Work Offshore Brazil

Petrobras has awarded further subsea installation work to Saipem today within the Santos Basin Pre-Salt region utilizing their Field Development Ship 2 (FDS 2). This DP3 vessel is 183 meters in...

May 7, 2014
Total Views: 232

Monday, April 28, 2014

Jack-Up Rig Salvage Off Angola Could Take Upwards of 10 Months

By Oleg Vukmanovic MILAN (Reuters) – Salvage work to remove a capsized rig lying in shallow waters offshore from Angola’s new liquefied natural gas (LNG) export plant should be completed by...

April 28, 2014
Total Views: 26

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Saipem Picks up $4 Billion in Kaombo FPSO Contracts

Total’s final investment decision on Monday to develop Block 32 offshore Angola has resulted in extremely good news for Italian EPC firm Saipem.  Their company has just been awarded USD...

April 16, 2014
Total Views: 41

Monday, February 24, 2014
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ENI Orders New HHI-Built Floater Offshore Indonesia

Italian energy major ENI has ordered the construction of a barge-based Floating Production Unit (FPU) for the Jangkrik Complex Project development offshore Indonesia.  Winning the contract to lead the engineering...

February 24, 2014
Total Views: 14

Friday, July 19, 2013
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Saipem 7000 Delivers Statoil’s Gudrun Platform Topsides [IMAGES]

The world’s second largest crane vessel was contracted this week by Statoil to lift and transport the 10,600 ton topsides module into position atop the Gudrun jacket in the Norwegian...

July 19, 2013
Total Views: 142

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Perro Negro 6 Incident: Saipem Jack-Up Sinks Offshore Angola, One Missing

Saipem S.p.A. reported Tuesday that its jack up drilling rig, the Perro Negro 6, capsized and sank offshore Angola after the seabed beneath one of its three legs collapsed.

July 2, 2013
Total Views: 610

Friday, October 19, 2012

Saipem Awarded $1.1 Billion in Offshore E&C Contracts

MILAN – Saipem announced today they have been awarded new offshore engineering and construction contracts worth $1.1 billion in Brazil, Angola and the Caspian Sea. In Brazil, Saipem has signed an...

October 19, 2012
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
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Statoil Signs $1.6 Billion in Drilling Contracts for Work on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

Three contracts worth a total of NOK 9.17 billion (USD $1.6 billion) were signed today by Statoil and its partners for use of the semisubmersible drilling rigs the Bideford Dolphin, Stena...

October 3, 2012
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, June 26, 2012
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Saipem’s Ancient Scarabeo 3 Keeps on Truckin’ with New Contract Extension, Day Rates Increase

MILAN– Saipem announced today that they have been awarded new offshore and onshore drilling contracts worth approximately $500 million. In the Adriatic Sea, Saipem’s Perro Negro 8 jack-up was given a...

June 26, 2012
Total Views: 47