Offshore Shipping Online http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/ A publication for the offshore shipping industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:09:14 +0200 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:08:14 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (OSO) Canyon Offshore to trench cables for Hornsea Project One http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20500 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20500 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:09:15 +0200 Canyon Offshore Limited has been awarded a contract for the provision of offshore cable trenching services on Dong Energy’s Hornsea Project One offshore windfarm. The multi-million pound subcontract was awarded by Siem Offshore Aquatic signs frame agreements with DOF Subsea http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20499 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20499 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:07:03 +0200 Aquatic has signed two regional frame agreements with DOF Subsea. The frame agreement with DOF Subsea Asia Pacific Pte Ltd covers the hire of Aquatic flexlay equipment and Fisher winches across the Asia Pacific region and is valid from May Blue Water Shipping to handle Nord Stream 2 pipe http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20498 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20498 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:04:16 +0200 Wasco Coatings in Germany has awarded Blue Water Shipping in Esbjerg, Denmark, a contract to transport 113,000 pipe pieces for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline through the Baltic. Nord Stream 2, the developer of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline through Workships Contractors sells DSV http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20497 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20497 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:01:52 +0200 Workships Contractors, as managers of the four-point mooring DSV Offshore Beaver has announced that the vessel has been sold to Seisund AS of Torangsvag, Norway. The vessel will transfer from her normal role of diving support Norwegian supply ship merger completed http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20496 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20496 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:12:51 +0200 Today (22 June 2017) marks the completion of the merger of Farstad, Solstad and Deep Sea Supply. The new entity, Solstad Farstad, has a fleet of 152 OSVs of which 33 are construction support vessels, 64 PSVs and 55 AHTS. The Secunda bags contracts for two anchor handlers http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20495 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20495 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:11:57 +0200 Secunda Canada LP, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siem Offshore, says ExxonMobil Canada has awarded the company a two year firm contract, plus 12 monthly options, for the anchor handling tug supply vessels Burin Sea and Trinity Sea Combi Lift calls on Damen with 19 vessel order http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20494 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20494 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:09:25 +0200 Damen Shipyards Group has secured an order from German heavy lift company Combi Lift to build a total of 19 specially customised shallow draught vessels. The vessels will be used to transport oversized and heavy lift cargo for the Gazprom Amur New CTO at Rovco http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20493 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20493 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:05:10 +0200 UK-based Rovco has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Dr Iain Wallace as chief technology officer (CTO).   A former technical lead for the European Space Agency, Dr Wallace will drive the development Green light for Njord and Bauge http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20492 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20492 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:04:15 +0200 Statoil has confirmed that plans for development and operation (PDO) of Njord and Bauge in the Norwegian Sea have now been approved by the authorities. The Njord A platform and the Njord Bravo floating storage and offloading vessel (FSO) w OCBC Bank commences action against Nam Cheong unit http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20491 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20491 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:38:29 +0200 The Straits Times newspaper reports that OCBC Bank has commenced legal action against a unit of offshore marine group Nam Cheong over US$10 million owed to the bank. On 19 June, Nam Cheong International (NCIL) received a Oceanteam completes sale of North Ocean 105 AS http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20490 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20490 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:34:36 +0200 Oceanteam and its joint venture partner McDermott have completed the sale of Oceanteam's remaining 25 per cent stake in vessel-owning company North Ocean 105 AS. The proceeds of the sale will be used for repayment of lenders and vendors up Ocean Installer awarded Libyan job http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20489 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20489 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:33:27 +0200 Ocean Installer has been awarded a SURF project at the Al Jurf oil field in the Mediterranean. The client is Mabruk Oil Operations, a JV between Total E&P and the National Oil Cooperation (NOC) of Libya. The work scope encompasses the Kotug expands with fifth infield support vessel http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20488 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20488 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:29:47 +0200 Kotug has recently acquired a fifth addition to its range of Infield Support Vessels (ISVs) in Australia and East Timor, as part of the group’s ongoing investments in offshore support. This latest addition to the fleet, Coral Knight, Expro secures extension to well services contract http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20487 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20487 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:26:56 +0200 Expro has secured a US$10 million well services contract extension with Apache North Sea.  The contract covers a range of well services including slickline, cased hole services and pumping services, as well as support in delivering coiled Claxton bags decommissioning job in southern North Sea http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20486 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=20486 Tue, 20 Jun 2017 08:46:31 +0200 Claxton has been awarded a contract to riglessly casing cut and recover a total of seven wells in the Southern North Sea across two of the operator’s, normally unmanned, platforms, along with an additional subsea suspended well at one of the loca