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Subsea Expo 2017 is ‘Ideal Platform’ for Industry to Plot a Brighter Future

23 December 2016   Industry body Subsea UK is urging firms to embrace the "new norm” in order to safeguard their future. Today’s call comes amid a growing realisation that lower oil and gas prices are here to stay and as Subsea....

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OMS Complete Remote Measurement and Inspection for Statoil's Aasta Hansteen SPAR Project

22 December 2016   OMS have recently completed ground-breaking remote measurement and inspection of a number of 230 metre long pull tubes for Statoil’s deepwater Aasta Hansteen SPAR project, which at 1,300 metres below sea level is the first of its....

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Pharos Offshore Sells MD3 Cable Plough

22 December 2016   Pharos Offshore has sold MD3 cable plough to a telecommunications company in preparation for their upcoming installation campaigns. The company recently refurbished the SMD built MD3 cable plough in preparation for the sale. The plough is designed to minimize....

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Abu Dhabi Acquisition Expands Ashtead Technology’s Middle East Capabilities

21 December 2016   Ashtead Technology has announced the acquisition of Abu Dhabi based TES Survey Equipment Services LLC for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition will enable the leading independent provider of subsea equipment and services to the offshore oil and....

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Call for ‘Project Registrations’ to Align Against Collaborative Strategy, using Project Collaboration Toolkit

20 December 2016   The ECITB, in partnership with the Oil & Gas UK Efficiency Task Force (OGUK ETF) will offer support to a selected range of Oil & Gas Projects wishing to benefit from adopting a collaborative strategy. The ECITB will support a....

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Rovco Awarded Innovate UK Funding

20 December 2016   ROV services company, Rovco, has secured Innovate UK funding which will enable the firm to carry out extensive research and development activity and perform a full feasibility study into the advancement of underwater 3D modelling technology. Once....

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‘Adapt to the New Norm’ says Subsea UK as 2017 Subsea Expo Programme is Revealed

20 December 2016   With a growing realisation that lower oil and gas prices are here to stay, Subsea UK today urged the industry to embrace the ‘new norm’ to safeguard the future of the UK’s £9billion subsea sector. The call was issued as....

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Imenco Launch Global Cathodic Protection Company

20 December 2016   In September 2016 the privately owned Norwegian EPC Contractor Imenco AS launched a new division Imenco Corrosion Technology to concentrate on the promotion of its field proven anode systems globally to the offshore renewable energy sector and into late life....

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Kongsberg Maritime Launches New Training Portal

19 December 2016   Kongsberg Maritime has today launched its new global training website – www.training.km.kongsberg.com. The new portal improves functionality for selection and booking of Kongsberg Maritime’s diverse training course portfolio, which is available at modern training centres in 11....

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Osbit Grows by 33% in Challenging Market

19 December 2016   Osbit, the Northumberland based offshore engineering and technology company, has grown turnover by a third during its 2015/16 financial year after increasing its export activity in challenging market conditions. For the 12 months ending 30 September 2016, the....

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AISUS Offshore Wins Raft of Overseas Contracts

19 December 2016   Aberdeen-based AISUS Offshore has made significant progress in growing its global footprint following the award of 15 contracts and work scopes over the past three months. The company has reported that 20% of its revenues are now....

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Trelleborg Wins Prestigious Accolade for its OTC Marketing Campaign

19 December 2016   The Marketing Department at Trelleborg’s offshore operation has taken home the Award of Excellence at this year’s Business Marketing Association (BMA) Houston Lantern Awards of Texas for its Tradeshow Campaign: Driving Innovation Engagement at OTC 2016. The....

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Seatronics to Supply Subsea Rental Equipment to Bibby Offshore

19 December 2016   Acteon company Seatronics has won a contract to be the preferred supplier of subsea rental equipment for Bibby Offshore. Under the contract, Seatronics will provide marine electronic equipment including ROV, NDT and survey equipment from its rental....

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Aker Solutions Employees Buy Shares for NOK 40 Million

16 December 2016   Aker Solutions employees bought shares for NOK 40 million as part of annual programs for staff and managers. The company for the eighth consecutive year held share purchase programs to encourage employee ownership. About 900 employees, or 10....

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C-Kore Systems Supporting PTTEP on Offshore Deployment

16 December 2016   C-Kore Systems has been awarded another contract by PTTEP Australasia to supply them with four C-Kore Subsea Monitoring tools for an offshore operation in Australian waters. PTTEP has used the C-Kore devices on multiple deployments, and found "Offshore....

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Tracking the UKs Carbon from Soil to Sea

16 December 2016   This January scientists from a range of disciplines will come together to undertake the first ever coordinated sampling of the major rivers in Great Britain to look for soil derived organic carbon. This carbon is a large....

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Technip Awarded Multi-disciplinary Engineering and Project Management Services Contract

15 December 2016   Technip has been awarded an engineering and project management services contract by Shell Australia. This contract will provide multi-disciplinary engineering and design services in support of the Prelude FLNG project, and will allow the smooth delivery of....

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Seatronics Ink Partnership Frame Agreement with Bibby Offshore

15 December 2016   Seatronics Ltd, an Acteon company and global leaders in the rental and sale of marine electronic equipment, has secured a contract with Bibby Offshore to be their preferred supplier of subsea rental equipment. The agreement is structured....

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OGA Launches EOR Delivery Programme

15 December 2016   This EOR Delivery Programme builds on the EOR Strategy, which was published in July 2016, and describes in more detail how and when the near-term priority areas in EOR will be delivered. It takes into account the....

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Iqarus Launches Aberdeen Training Centre for Offshore Medics and Remote Workers

15 December 2016   Healthcare and medical solutions company Iqarus has launched a new training centre for offshore medics, emergency response teams and people who work in remote and challenging environments. The site, in Dyce, Aberdeen, located next to the fire training....

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Swan Hunter Continue Hardware Investment with a New 60Te Tensioner

15 December 2016   Swan Hunter continues to grow it’s installation equipment pool with the purchase of a 3-track 60Te tensioner. The 60Te tensioner, now the flagship in Swan Hunter’s tensioner range, enables the company to offer a substantial unit capable of....

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North East Engineering Firm Investing Towards Industry Upturn

15 December 2016   Along with many others, Aberdeenshire engineering firm Hiretech Limited has witnessed the prolonged turbulence in the oil and gas industry and associated dramatic changes within the respective supply chain. Hiretech has remained positive during this period....

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JFD Expands Hyperbaric Rescue Offering with Addition of Portable HRF

14 December 2016   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has recently accepted the delivery of a portable 18-man hyperbaric rescue facility (HRF) which will offer offshore operators an encompassing solution....

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Finalists Revealed for 2017 Subsea UK Awards

14 December 2016   Industry body Subsea UK has today announced the finalists who are in the running to triumph at its 2017 business awards. Some of the country’s most innovative and successful subsea businesses have made it on to the final....

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OCEANS 17: Call for Offshore Mining Expertise for Conference

14 December 2016   Experts in the world-wide offshore mining community are being invited to play their part in a major oceanic engineering conference taking place in Scotland next year. High quality technical and scientific papers are being sought for the 60TH....

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Technip Announces Extension of its Successful PTA Alliance with BP to Acetic Acid

13 December 2016   Technip announces today that it has extended its successful exclusive Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA) Alliance with BP to Acetic Acid. The Acetic Acid Alliance, relevant to Front End Loading (FEL) 1 and 2 stages of fully owned and....

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JDR to Supply Cables for European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre

13 December 2016   JDR, a leading supplier of subsea power cables and umbilicals to the global offshore energy industry, has been awarded a contract by offshore cable installation specialist VBMS, part of Boskalis, to supply 66kV inter-array and export cables....

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Subsea 7 Awards EnerMech Australian Contract

13 December 2016   EnerMech has been awarded its first contract by Subsea 7 in the Australian oil and gas market. The mechanical engineering group will perform a range of subsea flowline and umbilical pre-commissioning on the Woodside-operated North West Shelf....

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Dynamic Seabed Mapping Technology Showcased in Fort William

13 December 2016   Last week DOF Subsea, a leading provider of integrated subsea services, together with subsea technology companies Sonardyne, 2G Robotics, and Seatronics (an Acteon company), demonstrated a new, industry-leading, underwater surveying technique that will have a significant impact on the time....

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Kongsberg Maritime: DSME and Kongsberg Maritime Ink New Joint Development Agreement

12 December 2016   DSME and Kongsberg Maritime have signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) for a new LNG FSRU regasification control system. As part of the delivery scope for a vessel currently under construction at the Okpo shipyard in South....

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