Monday, May 6, 2013
Uncategorized

Fincantieri Unveils New Drillship Design

New "OVERDRILL" design promises increased variable deck load capacity, reduced overall dimensions, and increased efficiency.

May 6, 2013
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Shipbuilding

Introducing VARD: Aka The Shipbuilder Formerly Known as STX OSV

The specialized and offshore vessel designer and shipbuilder formerly known as STX OSV Holdings Limited will now be officially known as VARD, the company said in a statement Tuesday. VARD...

March 5, 2013
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Thursday, February 14, 2013
Shipbuilding

STX OSV Completes OSCV Hat Trick

Recently acquired STX OSV, a global designer and shipbuilder of offshore and specialized vessels, announced Thursday three separate orders from three different companies totaling at least NOK 1.4 billion, or...

February 14, 2013
Total Views: 43

STX OSCV 07 offshore subsea construction vessel
News

Farstad Expands Subsea Construction Vessel Fleet with Latest $150M Newbuild Order

Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, announced today the signing of a NOK 825 million (USD $150 million) newbuild construction contract with STX OSV AS for...

February 14, 2013
Total Views: 27

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Shipbuilding

Fincantieri Completes STX OSV Purchase to Become World’s Fifth Largest Shipbuilder

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri on Wednesday said that it has successfully completed its previously announced purchase of a controlling stake in STX OSV from STX Europe. Fincantieri, which made the...

January 23, 2013
Total Views: 2

Sunday, January 13, 2013
STX's PSV 09
News

Tidewater Acquires PSV Newbuild Contracts from STX Pan Ocean

STX OSV announced on Friday that New Orleans-based offshore supply vessel operator Tidewater Inc. acquired contracts for three platform supply vessels which are currently under construction at STX OSV in...

January 13, 2013
Total Views: 34

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Shipbuilding

STX Europe Unloads Norwegian Yard

STX Europe said Wednesday that it has completed a deal to sell off its STX Norway Florø AS and STX Norway Design Florø AS units to Westcon Group AS as...

January 2, 2013
Total Views: 9

Friday, December 21, 2012
stx osv
Offshore

Fincantieri Drops $455 Million in “Desperately Needed” Cash for STX OSV

Fincantieri SpA agreed to buy a controlling stake in STX OSV Holdings Ltd., the world’s biggest maker of oil-rig support vessels, for 455 million euros ($600 million) as rising energy...

December 21, 2012
Total Views: 6

Monday, December 10, 2012

STX Group Near Deal to Sell STX OSV to Fincantieri – REPORT

A local media report in South Korea has sparked rumors that STX Group is very close to signing a deal to sell its majority stake in STX OSV Holdings to...

December 10, 2012
Total Views: 2

Thursday, November 15, 2012
Offshore

STX OSV Shows STX Europe’s Only Signs of Life

STX Europe, Europe’s largest shipbuilding group specializing in cruise ships, ferries, and specialized vessels, announced Thursday the group’s third quarter results, reporting that its STX OSV division has kept a...

November 15, 2012
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Wednesday, October 10, 2012
oscv siem offshore
Engineering News

Siem Offshore Orders Another Pair of Offshore Subsea Construction Vessels

STX OSV announced today that Norwegian offshore vessel owner, Siem Offshore has declared options for the design and construction of two additional Offshore Subsea Construction Vessels (OSCV). The vessels will...

October 10, 2012
Total Views: 14

Thursday, October 4, 2012
far solitaire
Engineering News

SMM Hamburg’s “Ship of the Year” Delivered to Farstad Shipping

The DNV-classed Far Solitaire (UT 754 WP) was delivered today from the STX OSV Langsten shipyard to its new owner, Farstad Shipping.  Last month, this vessel won the prestigious “Ship...

October 4, 2012
Total Views: 5

Monday, July 2, 2012
far scotsman farstad stx osv langsten
News

Destined for the North Sea Market. STX OSV Delivers the Far Scotsman

Originally ordered in November 2010, the STX OSV Langstan-built Far Scotsman (STX PSV08 CD) was delivered today to Farstad Shipping Limited and is slated to trade the spot market in the...

July 2, 2012
Total Views: 2

Friday, June 29, 2012

Island Offshore Adds Two to Tab at STX OSV

STX OSV Holdings Ltd. (MS7.SG) said Friday it secured contracts worth about NOK500 million ($83.5 million) to build two platform supply vessels for Island Offshore Group. The PSVs are scheduled...

June 29, 2012
Total Views: 2

Thursday, June 21, 2012
island crusader
Engineering News

STX OSV Delivers First Lean Burn Gas Powered Supply Vessel to Island Offshore

Island Offshore took delivery today of the MV Island Crusader from STX OSV, Brevik.  This is the first of two Rolls-Royce designed gas powered vessels ordered by Island Offshore and...

June 21, 2012
Total Views: 8

Thursday, June 14, 2012
OSCV 06L stx osv
News

Ocean Installer and Solstad Order New Hi Spec Subsea Construction Vessel from STX OSV

STX OSV announced today that they have secured a contract for the design and construction of a large, advanced Offshore Subsea Construction Vessel (OSCV) for Norwegian subsea entrepreneur Ocean Installer and shipping...

June 14, 2012
Total Views: 31

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
MV Troms Capella
News

STX Søviknes Delivers New PSV to Troms Offshore

Tromsø-based shipowner, Troms Offshore Supply announced the receipt of a newbuild offshore supply boat delivered by STX Søviknes shipyard in Norway today.  The ship will be given the name MV Troms...

May 30, 2012
Total Views: 8

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 Farstad Shipping. The total value...

March 30, 2012
Total Views: 8

Monday, March 19, 2012
stx offshore construction vessel oscv
Engineering News

STX OSV Adds to their Backlog, DOF ASA Sends Newbuild Order for Subsea Construction Vessel

In their second contract announcement so far today, Norway-based STX OSV adds to their offshore vessel newbuild orderbook with a NOK 650 million contract for the design and construction of an Offshore...

March 19, 2012
Total Views: 11

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: 13