Topic: Oil-gas

Sleipnir’s mighty cranes require mighty parts

Pintsch Bubenzer has installed a new type of brake on the two 10,000-metric ton cranes of Heerema’s Sleipnir, the world’s new largest crane vessel. The manufacturer claims it provides 35% more torque than other brakes...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Baker Hughes sees LNG orders increase by 32%

General Electric’s oil field services provider Baker Hughes beat expectations for the second quarter thanks to strong growth in the LNG market. The company booked USD 6.6 billion in orders and recorded an operating income...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Pioneering Spirit removes another topside

The Pioneering Spirit has removed another platform topside. With a weight of 3,800 tons, the Valhall QP topside is the lightest one yet.  The Valhall QP platform removal is the first job for Allseas under a...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers