Tuesday, April 15, 2014

AUV Aborts Subsea Search for Flight MH370

A submarine scouring the floor of the Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian jet had to abort its maiden voyage after descending too deep, providing investigators with less than half the data the equipment was meant to capture.

April 15, 2014
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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
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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
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Thursday, March 20, 2014
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McDermott’s LV105 to Lay Deepwater Flexibles for Petrobras

McDermott International’s Lay Vessel North Ocean 105 (LV105), a deepwater reeled pipelay installation vessel, will be heading to work at Brazil’s pre-salt and Campos Basin area as part of a 200-day...

March 20, 2014
Total Views: 28

Thursday, March 6, 2014
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Technip Awarded “Major” Subsea Contract Off East Borneo

Technip announced today the award of a “major” subsea contract today, one valued between €500 to €1,000 million, by ENI Muara Bakau B.V. for the Jangkirk project offshore eastern Borneo. ENI Muara...

March 6, 2014
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Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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EMAS Eyes Big Opportunity in the Subsea Sector

In his company’s 2013 annual report, Mr. Koh Poh Tiong, chairman of Singapore-based Ezra Holdings, recently commented on his company’s growth in the subsea sector: Since coming on as a relatively new...

March 5, 2014
Total Views: 28

Monday, February 3, 2014
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Volstad Gains Financing for New Subsea Construction Vessel

Volstad Shipping has announced today they have secured the required financing to execute the previously announced construction contract for a new 128-meter offshore construction and subsea IMR vessel at Tersan shipyard...

February 3, 2014
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
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The Subsea Interweb

Below the surface of the ocean, wrapping invisibly around the planet covered mostly with fine mud particles and the carcasses of dead organisms is the internet, in its physical form....

January 29, 2014
Total Views: 8

Friday, January 24, 2014
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Offshore News

EMAS Focused on $9 Billion in Subsea Projects in 2014

Offshore/subsea contractor EMAS notes today that their year is off to a strong start so far with 22 percent high revenue than last year’s corresponding period.  The Subsea Services division...

January 24, 2014
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Monday, January 13, 2014
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Offshore News

DOF Subsea Awarded Survey Work Offshore Norway, Contract Extension

DOF Subsea AS, a subsidiary of DOF ASA, has been awarded several contracts, with a total value of approx. NOK 150 million. In the Atlantic region, DOF Subsea has been...

January 13, 2014
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
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The Technology Required to Contain Subsea Well Blowouts Continues to Evolve

In November 2010, following the tragedy of the Macondo disaster, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) issued a notice to all lessees and operators working on the...

December 11, 2013
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Thursday, October 31, 2013
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Technip and Subsea 7 Win $1.2 Billion in Deepwater Projects Offshore Ghana

Technip and Subsea 7 will be working together offshore Ghana on a USD $1.23 billion SURF project for Tullow Ghana announced today. The Tweneboa-Enyenra-Ntomme Development (TEN) Project, located in the...

October 31, 2013
Total Views: 28

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Meridian Takes a Look at Sunken Rigs Offshore Louisiana [IMAGES]

Rather than the costly process of scrapping offshore rigs once their production days are over, operators are choosing a perhaps more environmentally-friendly option, leaving the rigs in sea to become...

October 15, 2013
Total Views: 19

Friday, October 4, 2013

Oceaneering International Taps BAE Systems for New Jones Act Subsea Support Vessel

Houston-based oilfield provider Oceaneering International (NYSE:OII) has commissioned the construction of a Jones Act-qualified subsea support vessel at BAE Systems' Mobile, Alabama shipyard.

October 4, 2013
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
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Harvey Deep-Sea Heads to Work in the Gulf of Mexico

The recently delivered Harvey Deep-sea, a 302-foot subsea construction vessel designed by STX Marine, successfully completed commissioning this month and is currently preparing for its first subsea projects in the US Gulf...

September 18, 2013
Total Views: 24

Thursday, August 29, 2013
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DOF Subsea Awarded Installation Contract Offshore New Zealand

DOF Subsea has announced today the award of a NOK 150 million subsea installation contract offshore New Zealand from Austrian energy firm OMV. Located 50 miles west of Taranaki, New Zealand,...

August 29, 2013
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Friday, July 12, 2013
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EMAS AMC Awarded Over Half Billion in Offshore Project Contracts

Singapore-based offshore contractor EMAS AMC, a subsidiary of Ezra Holdings, has been awarded major new contracts around the world resulting in an increased contract backlog of approximately $505 million. Offshore...

July 12, 2013
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
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Volstad Shipping Orders $130 Million Subsea IMR Vessel

Volstad Shipping AS has signed a newbuild contract with Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for a new Subsea IMR and Construction Vessel. The vessel comes at a total project cost of...

July 10, 2013
Total Views: 22

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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Statoil Awards Technip Subsea Installation Contract at Snøhvit

Technip announced today they have been awarded a lump sum contract by Statoil for pipelay and subsea installation work on the Snøhvit CO2 Solution project. The Snøhvit field has been in...

June 26, 2013
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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Engineering News

Offshore Cranes Get Bigger and More Sophisticated

An interesting trend in recent years has been the increase in high spec supply vessels ordered to service the offshore oil and gas industry, in addition to larger vessels needed...

June 25, 2013
Total Views: 59