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STR adds iXblue new Gaps M5 USBL system to its rental pool of equipment

02 December 2020   iXblue new Gaps M5, has been selected by global rental company Subsea Technology & Rentals (STR) to offer a practical, easy to export and cost-effective USBL solution to their global base of customers. Broadening STR’s existing pool....

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Amphibious iFROG robot leaps ahead in ability to inspect and maintain offshore assets

02 December 2020   iFROG, an amphibious robot capable of working in teams to clean and inspect monopiles above water level and up to 60 metres below (~6 bar), has successfully completed trials at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s National....

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MDL supports PiP delivery

02 December 2020   MDL has delivered a comprehensive support package for pipe-in-pipe operations at a client’s spoolbase facility in Norway. The package of work covered maintenance and upgrades to the client’s facility for electrical heat-traced pipe- in-pipe (PiP); as well as....

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New SUT Chief Executive appointed

02 December 2020   The Society for Underwater Technology is delighted to announce that Dr Cheryl Burgess will join the SUT as Chief Executive in January 2021, bringing over three decades’ experience in the energy industry including oil & gas (both....

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IMCA's diving supervisors' CPD app to be made mandatory from 2021

02 December 2020   In launching the fourth knowledge unit for its App-based Diving Supervisors’ continuing professional development (CPD) scheme, the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has issued a reminder that the scheme will be mandatory from early 2021. The App....

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The UK can build a homegrown transition towards a clean energy future, OGUK’s Economic Report shows

01 December 2020   A flagship report published today by the leading representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry finds that the UK’s carbon emissions fell by an estimated 10.3 percent this year, as the economy contracted by....

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New Power Distribution System Completes FAT

01 December 2020   CSS Isotek, the electro-mechanical division of Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS), successfully completed factory acceptance testing on two sets of a new Power Distribution System (PDS). The testing was witnessed remotely through video conferencing with Equinor and the....

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Urgent clean energy investment critical to create 100,000 North Sea jobs by 2050

30 November 2020   The UK offshore energy sector will miss the opportunity to be a global leader in clean energy if it does not invest now in technology innovation to create a net zero North Sea, OGTC and the Offshore....

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Help CSS support the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) – Saving Lives at Sea

30 November 2020   RNLI volunteers provide a 24-hour lifeboat rescue service (UK and Ireland), seasonal lifeguard services and flood rescue. Since 1842 RNLI crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives. This last year alone, 38,713 people have been aided....

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Subsea Technology & Rentals further expands into mainland Europe

30 November 2020   Subsea Technology & Rentals (STR) are delighted to announce the appointment of Stephen Miller as Senior Business Development Engineer for the Europe, Middle East & Africa region. Stephen, who is based in France, began his Offshore Energy career....

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NOC success in technology pitch battle

30 November 2020   The NOC’s Aidan Thorn, Marine Robotics Innovation Centre Manager, was crowned the winner in the Oil and Gas Technology Centre’s (OGTC) ‘Technology Pitch Battle’ this week. Aidan was invited by the OGTC to take part in the....

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Businesses and Employers Bulletin

30 November 2020   Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, sets out England’s new coronavirus tier system The full list of local restriction tiers by area from Wednesday 2 December 2020 is available here. Decisions on which area goes into which tier are primarily....

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Matchtech's mission to help 1000 people out of work back into jobs

30 November 2020   It’s no secret that COVID-19 has affected many lives, both personally and professionally. That’s why Matchtech and its fellow sister brands within the Gattaca group, are on a mission to help as many people as we can....

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A message from the Business Secretary: Supplying the public sector after the end of the Transition Period

27 November 2020   Over the last few weeks, I have written to you about the changes coming from 1 January 2021 and I want to thank those of you who have already taken steps to prepare. If you have not started preparing yet, you....

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Online Event Set to Explore Technology for Business Continuity

27 November 2020   Unifying the "islands of information” created by remote working and other changes in practice will be the subject of an online event due to take place next week. The necessity for rapid and cost-effective solutions to keep a....

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Regional investment projects announced to boost local economies

27 November 2020   The UK regions were given a boost through new measures announced by the Department for International Trade (DIT) designed to increase inward investment into the UK and help the country build back better. Minister for Investment, Gerry Grimstone,....

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UK Government announces £1.3m for Aberdeen underwater engineering hub

26 November 2020   A planned global underwater engineering hub in Aberdeen could be launched as early as next year after Westminster announced more than a million pounds worth of support. The facility aims to reinforce the city’s reputation as the "go-to....

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CfD Consultation outcome and new CfD Supply Chain Plan consultation

26 November 2020   BEIS have announced this week the proposed changes to the Allocation Round 4 Contract for Difference following on from their consultation exercise earlier in the year. This includes a number of measures which will support the deployment....

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Innovative NOC project wins funding to support Blue Economy and sustainable energy

25 November 2020   A new project being led by the National Oceanography Centre to develop a system to improve the efficiency of offshore renewable energy generation and help develop the Blue Economy has been awarded funding from Innovate UK’s Sustainable....

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Nigel Ward appointed new Managing Director of MODUS

25 November 2020   Modus Seabed Intervention announces that Jake Tompkins is stepping down from his role as CEO of the company in order to pursue independent business interests, fulfilling a long-held ambition. Jake will continue in an advisory capacity until....

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MDL joins FPAL community

25 November 2020   Maritime Developments (MDL) has achieved the Achilles First Point Assessment Limited (FPAL) membership. Achilles FPAL is a supplier management system used by Operators and Contractors in the UK, Netherlands and Ireland to prequalify suppliers for opportunities in the....

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All-Energy / Dcarbonise exhibition and conference moves to August 2021

25 November 2020   Reed Exhibitions Limited has announced that All-Energy, the UK’s largest annual renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference - and the co-located Dcarbonise - will now take place on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 August 2021....

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Hiretech Limited Receives Queen’s Award Accolade

25 November 2020   Aberdeenshire based energy industry equipment rental firm Hiretech Limited has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade. The prestigious accolade was presented by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Aberdeenshire, Sandy Manson, during a visit to the company’s....

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Energy transition in focus at IMCA's North America regional webinar

24 November 2020   Registration is now open for ‘North America: Energy Transition to Renewables’ the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) North America Regional Webinar taking place on 3 December (08:30hrs CDT). The event is hosted by IMCA’s North America Regional....

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Mohamed Mounes Shahat to join Neptune Energy as MD for Egypt

24 November 2020   Neptune Energy today announced Mohamed Mounes Shahat will join the company in December to take on the role of Egypt Managing Director, based in Cairo. Mounes joins Neptune from Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum, having most recently held the....

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BAE Systems joins the Marine Robotics Innovation Centre as an Affiliate Partner

24 November 2020   The NOC’s Marine Robotics Innovation Centre has announced that BAE Systems is joining its thriving technology development community as an Affiliate Partner. The NOC and BAE Systems have collaborated on a number of exciting Marine Autonomous Systems and....

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CfD Fourth round increases by 100% from last round to include tidal and floating wind

24 November 2020   The fourth round of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme, opening late 2021, will aim to double the capacity of renewable energy compared to the last round and expand the number of technologies supported. The government has set....

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DOF Subsea Australia Contracted by Beach Energy

24 November 2020   Beach Energy has awarded DOF Subsea Australia the Otway Offshore Project Phase 4 contract which consists of subsea installation works in a tie-back program. The award includes Project Management, Engineering, Fabrication, Transportation and Installation Services and is expected....

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Rotech Subsea completes major North Sea sandwave clearance and cable recover

24 November 2020   Subsea, trenching and excavation pioneer, Rotech Subsea has completed a major sandwave clearance and cable recovery in the English North Sea for a leading engineering and underwater services provider. Rotech’s next generation controlled flow trenching and excavation....

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Businesses and Employers Bulletin

24 November 2020   PM's statement on the Government's winter Covid-19 Plan The Prime Minister, The Rt Hon Boris Johnson gave a statement to the House of Commons on Monday 23 November 2020 outlining the Government’s winter Covid-19 plan. The COVID-19 Winter....

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