Monday, January 19, 2015
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DeepOcean Signs Long Term Charter for Subsea Construction Vessel

Norwegian subsea contractor DeepOcean AS is hoping to sign a major contract at the end of this week according to Chief Financial Officer Dennis de Vreede. In the meantime however,...

January 19, 2015
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Farstad Signs Newbuild Order with VARD

Following up on their newbuild plan and associated charter contract announced last week, Farstad Shipping has today chosen Vard Holding Ltd. for the shipbuilding project. Farstad’s NOK 520 million (USD $70 million) Offshore...

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 28

Thursday, December 11, 2014
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Marin Teknikk Signs Order for High Spec DSCV

Marin Teknikk AS acknowledged today a contract with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC), for design & engineering delivery for a large Multipurpose Diving Support & Construction Vessel for Singapore-based subsea...

December 11, 2014
Total Views: 16

Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Upgraded Havila Phoenix Will Have Serious Subsea Capability

Lowering manifolds, trees, subsea processing equipment, and other items to the sea floor is pretty standard stuff in the subsea installation business, but what isn’t so standard, is subsea trenching....

October 30, 2014
Total Views: 64

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Petronas Hires McDermott’s DB30 Offshore Indonesia

McDermott International’s DB30 derrick barge, with its 2,794 metric ton-rated crane, will be put to work this year supporting Petronas’ Bukit Tua Development offshore East Java, Indonesia. “This is the...

October 21, 2014
Total Views: 218

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Mermaid Maritime Continues Asset-Light Growth Strategy, Wins Sat Diving Contracts

Singapore-listed Mermaid Maritime has announced the winning of a pair of saturation diving contracts in the Middle East worth upwards of USD $45 million.  The company notes the two contracts...

September 17, 2014
Total Views: 2

Monday, September 15, 2014
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Sat Divers Are Now Becoming Even More Obsolete as BG Group Unveils Project Flatfish

For BG Group, inspecting their vast arrays of production equipment lying on the sea floor is proving to be an enormous financial burden, and they are certainly not alone in...

September 15, 2014
Total Views: 3

Sunday, August 24, 2014
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Otto Marine Looks to go Subsea

Otto Marine Limited announced today they have appointed UOB Kay Hian Holdings Limited to advise on strategic options that will enable them to develop the international profile and competitive position of...

August 24, 2014
Total Views: 0

Monday, August 18, 2014
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DOF Keeps Filling the Bucket With Latest Award of Subsea Contracts

DOF Subsea announced today they have been awarded multiple new contracts adding approximately NOK 830 million (USD $135 million) to their existing backlog of subsea and offshore construction work. To...

August 18, 2014
Total Views: 6

Thursday, August 14, 2014
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Free-divers Search for 270-Ton Bell Resting Under 25 Feet of Mud

In 1608, a Portuguese warlord named Filipe de Brito e Nicote was causing trouble near Myanmar and attempted to steal the Great Bell of Dhammazedi from the Golden Pagoda in what is now, Yangon....

August 14, 2014
Total Views: 11

Saturday, August 9, 2014
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Hallin Marine’s John Giddens Partners with Mike Meade on New Subsea Venture

Subsea entrepreneur John Giddens, the founder of Hallin Marine who built his company into a global subsea services player after starting it from a container in his back garden, has re-entered the...

August 9, 2014
Total Views: 20

Monday, August 4, 2014
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EMAS AMC Wins $110 Million in Subsea Contracts

EMAS AMC, the subsea services arm of offshore contractor Ezra Holdings Inc. has won upwards of $110 million in new contracts according to a statement today by the Singapore-listed company....

August 4, 2014
Total Views: 3

Friday, July 4, 2014

Technip’s Deep Energy Gains Work West of Shetland

  Technip announced today they have been awarded a “large” contract by Total E&P UK to conduct subsea pipeline, PLEM, PLET and template installation at the Edradour Subsea Development, located approximately...

July 4, 2014
Total Views: 10

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
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Maersk Drilling Orders First 20,000 PSI Blow Out Preventers, Rig Orders Planned

Maersk Drilling has ordering the world’s first 20,000 PSI-rated blow out preventers from GE Oil and Gas today. These giant stacks of milled steel, heavy-duty piping and finely tuned electro-hydraulic equipment...

June 24, 2014
Total Views: 90

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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Maritime News

Maersk Tasked with Finding Hundreds of Missing Containers in Bay of Biscay

Following the loss of over 500 containers this February from the containership Svendborg Maersk during a storm in the Bay of Biscay, French maritime authorities have tasked Maersk Line with...

June 3, 2014
Total Views: 110

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Swiber Wins Subsea EPIC Contract Off Latin America

Swiber, the Singapore-based offshore contractor announced today the winning of a USD $80 million Engineering, Procurement, Installation and Construction (EPIC) contract offshore in Latin America for subsea development work including...

June 1, 2014
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
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McDermott Wraps Up Deepwater Pipelay Job Off Malaysia

McDermott International announced that the first installation of a rigid reel-lay pipe-in-pipe in the Asia-Pacific region has just been completed at Murphy Oil’s Siakap North-Petai (SNP) development project offshore Malaysia....

April 29, 2014
Total Views: 14

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Technip and Heerema Win Biggest Subsea Contract Ever

Following Total E&P Angola’s $16 billion final investment decision on Monday, Technip and Heerema Marine Contractors have been awarded the largest SURF (subsea, umbilical, riser, flowline) contract ever to develop...

April 16, 2014
Total Views: 22

Friday, April 11, 2014
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Ezra’s Subsea Unit Gains Traction, Q2 Profit Hits 1-Year High

SINGAPORE, April 11 (Reuters) – Singaporean oilfield service company Ezra Holdings Ltd reported its highest quarterly profit in a year thanks to improved performance in its mainstay subsea business. Ezra...

April 11, 2014
Total Views: 0

Monday, March 31, 2014
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Why Deepwater Drilling is Hard and What Statoil is Doing About It

Drilling in deepwater is a fairly complicated for a number of reasons. 1) You’re floating in the ocean while maintaining exact position over the well located over a mile and...

March 31, 2014
Total Views: 29