Offshore

Tetrahedron wins award for new offshore wind crane

Tetrahedron has won Windpower Monthly’s innovation of the year award for its novel cranes that can install the next generation of 12-20-MW offshore wind turbines. The cranes can upgrade existing wind turbine installation vessels with...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Breakbulk Middle East cancelled for 2021

Breakbulk Middle East is the first Covid-19 casualty of the planned breakbulk events this year. The postponement of the event to next year follows hot on the heels of the cancellation of Transport Logistic 2021...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

SAL jumps in offshore wind installation gap

Harren & Partner, the owner of SAL Heavy Lift, is jumping on the expected turbine installation vessel gap with a new company and a jack-up installation vessel. SAL Renewables will focus solely on offshore maintenance...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Boskalis performs float-over of 11,500-tonne topsides

Surgical precision, that’s how the float-over installation of the 11,500-tonne Bokor CPP-A platform topsides offshore Sarawak, Malaysia, can be characterised. For this incredibly precise operation, Boskalis’ semi-submersible heavy transport vessel Forte was fitted out with...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Heerema installs 1,650-tonne water handling module

PRESS RELEASE – Heerema Marine Contractor’s heavy lift vessel Aegir has transported and installed a 1650-metric-tonne water handling module for client Technip FMC. The module was installed on the Woodside operated Pluto Alpha platform.Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Van Oord wins Sofia OWF contract

RWE has awarded Van Oord the installation (EPCI) contract for the Sofia Offshore Wind Farm, one of the world’s largest offshore wind projects. Van Oord will deploy its offshore installation vessel Aeolus and cable-layer Nexus...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers