PRESS RELEASE – DEME’s new offshore vessel Orion has arrived at the Liebherr facility in Rostock where the crane manufacturer will install the biggest offshore crane it has ever constructed: the HLC 295000, capable of lifting 5,000 tonnes. Liebherr calls it a revolutionary project as it is the first crane of this type the company has manufactured. Preparations at the site...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

FESCO moves nuclear submarine parts

PRESS RELEASE – Under a state contract, FESCO has moved nine multisectional blocks of nuclear-powered submarines and a tanker from Kamchatka Territory to a decommissioning site in Primorye Territory. FESCO provided the full range of logistics services...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Jumbo delivers second Haliade-X prototype

PRESS RELEASE – Jumbo Maritime has delivered the nacelle of the second prototype of GE’s new Haliade-X mega offshore wind turbine. It was shipped to the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s testing facility in Blyth,...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

New record-breaking contract for Boka Vanguard

Boskalis has secured a new record-breaking contract for its flagship heavy transport vessel, Boka Vanguard. The giant semi-submersible ship will transport a 91,000-tonne FPSO from China to Brasil. With the new contract, the Boka Vanguard is...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Total awards Bourbon logistics contract in Namibia

Total E&P Namibia has selected Bourbon Marine & Logistics to support a deep offshore exploration campaign in South Namibia in 2020. The contract is a welcome addition for the financially struggling company which recently suspended...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Antonov flies two 57-tonne drying drums for Yara

PRESS RELEASE – Antonov Airlines has flown two 21-metre drying drums weighing 57 tonnes each for chemical company Yara. The mining equipment was delivered door-to-door in two separate flights from Paris tot Port Hedland in...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Media: Saipem and Subsea 7 consider merger

Saipem and Subsea 7 are considering to merge to weather the still difficult circumstances in the oil and gas services market. If the deal goes through, it would create the fourth-largest oilfield service company, after...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers