Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Maritime News

Statoil Terminates ‘Stena Don’ Contract

Norway’s Statoil has announced it has decided to cancel the contract with Stena Drilling for the mobile rig Stena Don. The rig has been on contract to Statoil since 7 February...

October 25, 2016
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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Lego Stena IceMAX Build Time-Lapse

Here’s a time-lapse showing the building of the Lego-version Stena IceMAX drillship at LSME (that’s Lego Shipyard and Marine Engineering). The video is the second from creator Andrew Mcalpine, following...

August 27, 2015
Total Views: 24

News

Stena Drilling Pleads Guilty Over Fatal 2012 Rig Accident Off Australia

Stena Drilling has pleaded guilty in Australia to charges related to a fatal accident on board its Stena Clyde semi-submersible drilling rig in 2012 in which two people were killed....

August 27, 2015
Total Views: 74

Friday, November 21, 2014
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News

Statoil Cancels Another Deepwater Rig Contract

It’s going to cost them upwards of USD $350 million, however Norwegian energy major Statoil has decided to cancel the Stena Carron rig contract after fulfilling commitments in the Statoil-operated...

November 21, 2014
Total Views: 4

Thursday, November 20, 2014
News

Stena Line Ferry Converts to Green Methanol Fuel

Stena Line is taking Stena Germanica out of service for 6 weeks in early January for conversion to clean and green methanol fuel. Here's the video from ShippingTV:

November 20, 2014
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Maritime News

Arctic Ice Melt Seen Freeing Way for South Korea Oil Hub

Melting Arctic ice is widening a path for ships to deliver European oil to Asia, stoking South Korea’s ambition to become a regional storage and trading hub.

July 22, 2014
Total Views: 22

Friday, March 15, 2013
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News

Statoil Contracts the Stena Carron to Drill off Angola, Sends the Discoverer Americas to Mozambique

Statoil announced today that they have signed a three year contract with Stena Drilling to contract their drillship, Stena Carron, for exploration drilling in the pre-salt blocks (Blocks 38 and 39)...

March 15, 2013
Total Views: 8

Thursday, December 20, 2012
Grounding Incidents

M/T Stena Primorsk Runs Aground on Hudson River Near Albany

Update: The owners of the Stena Primorsk have contracted commercial environmental response experts to monitor for any pollution and assist in the salvage of the vessel. There continues to be no...

December 20, 2012
Total Views: 53

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
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News

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

Friday, July 13, 2012
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Blog

Who, Who… Who’s There? Drillship Crew Rescues Lost Owl

While operating north of the Shetland Islands, the crew of the Stena Carron drillship crew rescues an unexpected stowaway… With the Stena Carron less than a month away from successfully...

July 13, 2012
Total Views: 14

Friday, June 15, 2012
Breaking Bottom Hole Assembly
Blog

When Rigs Were Made of Wood | The Career of a Senior Tool Pusher

In the days when physical manual work was an every day occurrence – by George Cheyne,  Senior Toolpusher, Stena Carron It was a crisp December morning back in 1978 that I...

June 15, 2012
Total Views: 108

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
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News

Magne Viking Contracted by Chevron to Work Alongside the Stena Carron

Viking Supply Ships, one of TransAtlantic’s two business areas, announced today the receipt of a contract award for their AHTS-vessel, Magne Viking, to support Chevron Canada’s operations offshore Newfoundland.  ...

May 22, 2012
Total Views: 616

Friday, May 18, 2012
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Collision

Stena Ferry Knocks over Container Loading Crane in Gdynia, Serious Injuries Reported

Three port employees have been injured following an accident in the Port of Gdynia, following a collision between the Swedish ferry, Stena Spirit, and an arm of a container loading crane...

May 18, 2012
Total Views: 50

Thursday, April 5, 2012
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News

Stena Carron Drillship Wins Contract West of Shetland

Valiant Petroleum announced today that it had entered into a contract to secure a firm rig slot on the Stena Carron drillship to drill the Handcross prospect (Valiant, 90%, operator)...

April 5, 2012
Total Views: 19

Thursday, November 24, 2011
Blog

Is the Industry Ready to Drill in the Arctic? Stena Drillmax Ice Nears Delivery

By Alexander Wardwell, Det Norske Veritas Scheduled for delivery in March 2012, the most recent addition to Stena Drilling’s fleet will be the industry’s first ice class +1A1 dual-mast ultra deepwater...

November 24, 2011
Total Views: 20

Friday, April 8, 2011
News

Stena RoRo first to sign ‘Triple-E’ contract

The Triple-E rating obtained for ‘Stena Foreteller’ was handed over in a ceremony onboard the vessel in Gothenburg today. Stena RoRo has become the first operator to sign a contract...

April 8, 2011
Total Views: 9

Thursday, September 30, 2010
Uncategorized

Greenpeace Anti-Ship Tactics – The Anchor Pod

On March 24th 1999, ATC’s supertanker Marine Columbia entered Prince William sound to find the SeaLand SeaRiver vessels anchored far from port. The mate on watch was aware of the...

September 30, 2010
Total Views: 28

Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Uncategorized

DrillMAX ICE – Stena To Build Ice-Class Drillship

Stena drilling has announced plans to build an ice capable drillship. Rigzone tells us: Stena Drilling is delighted to confirm its order for a new drillship at Samsung Shipyard in...

May 20, 2008
Total Views: 26