Offshore Shipping Online http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/ A publication for the offshore shipping industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:17:43 +0200 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:16:43 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (OSO) Caterpillar Marine unveils MaK M 25 E engine http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14964 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14964 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:17:44 +0200 Caterpillar Marine has unveiled a new engine, the MaK M 25 E. Developed for vessel designs with an emphasis on fuel savings, the engine was specifically designed to address the evolving global marine industry requirements while m Pacific Radiance makes move in Mexican market http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14963 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14963 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:15:30 +0200 The Board of Directors of Pacific Radiance Ltd has announced that its indirect subsidiary, Radiance Offshore Holdings Pte Ltd, has incorporated a 50:50 owned Mexican corporation known as CEIBA Maritima, SAPI de CV, SOFOM ENR with Hoteleria y Servicios Kongsberg vessel control systems for Siem Offshore newbuilds http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14962 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14962 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:12:17 +0200 Kongsberg Maritime will deliver integrated vessel control systems for two new Siem Offshore-owned, Helix Energy Solutions-chartered well intervention vessels being built at Flensburger-Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) in Germany. Both vessels are FOCAL awarded DP3 design contracts http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14961 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14961 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:07:59 +0200 Focal Marine & Offshore was recently awarded two design contacts for DP3 vessels - both from new clients. The first is a FOCAL 527 subsea vessel with length overall of 105m and diesel-electric propulsion. The vessel will be instal Rolls-Royce unveils new engine http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14960 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14960 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:06:26 +0200 Rolls-Royce has unveiled the first of a new family of medium-speed engines for the marine market that will include versions powered by diesel and gas. The new engines offer a 20 per cent increase in power per cylinder, while reducing fuel consu OSBIT Power to deliver two heavy weather ROV LARS http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14959 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14959 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:03:09 +0200 OSBIT Power in the UK has been awarded a multi-million pound contract by Helix Well Ops for the supply of twin, heavy weather ROV launch and recovery systems (LARS). OSBIT has to meet challenging space constraints and a need to operat The first Havyard 'WE' design delivered to Fafnir Offshore http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14958 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14958 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:14:41 +0200 Havyard Ship Technology's build number 120, Polarsyssel, a Havyard 832 L WE design, has been delivered to Fafnir Offshore. The vessel will go straight into an assignment for the Governor of Svalbard. The vessel is the first example of Damen launches first PSV 3300 for PROMAR http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14957 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14957 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:10:25 +0200 On 4 September Damen Shipyards Galati launched the PSV 3300 Mamola Reliance. The vessel is being built for PROMAR. Damen has incorporated several client-specific requirements into the vessel, including firefighting 1, an DOF Subsea starts work with Saipem http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14956 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14956 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:07:47 +0200 DOF Subsea UK Limited has been awarded and commenced work on a multi-million dollar contract with Saipem SA. The scope of work sees DOF provide Saipem with the DSV Skandi Singapore and project crew, to complete two key construction proje SMD unveils ROV training simulator http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14955 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14955 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:05:14 +0200 SMD has announced the release of an ROV training simulator. SMD's R&D department have been working together with technology partner TreeC to develop a new dynamic and intuitive simulator which addresses current training market needs and requirement McDermott names construction support vessel http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14954 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14954 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:02:58 +0200 McDermott International has formally named its construction support vessel (CSV) CSV 108 at Metalships & Docks shipyard in Vigo, Spain. The shipyard hosted a naming ceremony attended by Tony Duncan, Executive Vice President, Subsea for McDermot Venkatraman Sheshashayee joins MEO http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14953 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14953 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:59:52 +0200 Miclyn Express Offshore (MEO) has appointed Venkatraman Sheshashayee as Deputy CEO, effective 1 October 2014. Mr Sheshashayee brings strong industry experience to the role having recently led the Jaya Group through a business tra More newbuild milestones for VT Halter Marine's Super 320 programme http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14952 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14952 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:49:06 +0200 VT Halter Marine, a subsidiary of Vision Technologies Systems Inc in the US, has completed four separate milestones recently for its OSV Super 320 Program withHornbeck Offshore Services Inc. Firstly, the shipyard delivered HOS Captain< MDPL takes delivery of another MPSV http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14951 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14951 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:46:01 +0200 MDPL Group recently accepted delivery of its second newbuild MPSV this year: MDPLAnjali. This follows the earlier delivery of MDPL Randeep. According to broker Seabrokers, MDPL Anjali arrived in Singapore in mid- Seajacks Hydra commissioned at Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14950 http://www.oilpubs.com/oso/article.asp?v1=14950 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:37:47 +0200 Seajacks Hydra, a jack-up vessel owned by Seajacks UK Ltd, was commissioned recently, over a period of just 10 days, at Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam, part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion. In late July, a heavy-lift vessel