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Keel Laying Ceremony for China’s First SOVs for Offshore Wind

The Maritime Executive 02 Dec 2022
The two Ulstein designed vessels are being built at the ZPMC Shipyard for Shanghai Electric and will be used for operations and maintenance services in China’s growing offshore wind energy sector ... The construction of these two vessels also marks Ulstein’s entry into the Chinese offshore wind market.

Province buys Lunenburg Foundry Shipyard to protect a 'key piece of infrastrucutre'

CBC 01 Dec 2022
Economic Development Minister Susan Corkum-Greek said it was vital to preserve the shipyard for current and future opportunities related to the fishery, ocean technology, offshore wind energy development and other vessel maintenance ... .

Video: Liftboat Capsizes and Sinks off Trinidad & Tobago

The Maritime Executive 01 Dec 2022
... from 130 feet to 160 feet class operating in Trinidad & Tobago and has supported many projects such as oil and gas well drilling, production well workovers, wireline, coiled tubing, snubbing, offshore construction & maintenance on platforms, geotechnical boreholes, and CPT.

Windcat and Damen Will Build Hydrogen-Powered CSOVs

The Maritime Executive 30 Nov 2022
CSOVs are designed to remain in an offshore wind farm for an extended period of up to 30 days, providing maintenance materials and housing technicians in hotel-style accommodations ... The new CSOVs will also be equipped with the latest gangway, crane, thrusters, hybrid battery technology, and offshore charging capability.

IMO adopts code of safety for ships carrying industrial personnel

SAFETY4SEA 28 Nov 2022
Such personnel may be engaged in the construction, maintenance, decommissioning, operation or servicing of offshore facilities, such as windfarms, as well as offshore oil and gas installations, aquaculture, ocean mining or similar activities.

Europe Energy Logistics Market Report 2022: Introduction of Cloud Technology Boosts Efficiency & Security and ...

The Galveston Daily News 28 Nov 2022
The SaaS cloud technology platform enables companies to optimize difficult personnel logistics, accommodation, and material logistics operations in the LNG, hydroelectric, nuclear, underground mining, open pit mining, FIFO air charter, offshore wind energy, and oil and gas drilling, production, and maintenance sectors.

Why Britain is a world leader in offshore wind

Economist 24 Nov 2022
When the wind really blows it can power 1.4m homes.\n\nThe development of its offshore wind industry is one of Britain’s biggest infrastructural successes ... About 36% of British electricity now comes from wind, the majority of it offshore ... Offshore wind employs around 20,000 people in Britain, many of them in maintenance.

Top 10 Custom Software Development Companies in USA 2023

Hindustan Times 23 Nov 2022
Leveraging their years of experience and expertise they owned a portfolio offering custom software development services for Enterprise software solutions, Offshore software development services, Software integration services, Backend support and maintenance and many more.

Aker Solutions and Aibel secure more work on Equinor’s Johan Sverdrup

Splash24/7 21 Nov 2022
Norwegian offshore energy service companies Aker Solutions and Aibel have secured maintenance and modification contract extensions from Equinor for the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea.

The UK's privatisation drive cost lives, research suggests

Beijing News 21 Nov 2022
It was the result of a deficient safety culture where wiring and signal failures regularly went undetected by independent checks and inspections, and where maintenance staff and electricians worked week after week without a break ... This led to offshore safety regulations being introduced in 1992.

Letters: Solar and wind power won't meet our energy needs. Bob Marshall should know better

The Advocate 21 Nov 2022
He is high on scare tactics and extremely low on specific facts ... Those sources are supplemental power at best, which are high cost, high maintenance (think about hundreds of wind towers offshore in the Gulf of Mexico), low capacity sources, destroy natural resources, etc ... E.J. SENAC JR. retired engineer. Harahan ... .

US offshore wind farm to protect whales with autonomous lookout

SAFETY4SEA 18 Nov 2022
... to protect marine mammals during the construction of the Vineyard Wind 1 project, the first full-scale offshore wind farm in the US ... Object detection and avoidance are critical to the successful construction, operation, and maintenance of offshore wind projects.

Two Offshore Construction Vessels Assist Refugees in the Mediterranean

The Maritime Executive 18 Nov 2022
Dutch offshore construction and contracting firm Van Oord is reporting that it is the latest to provide assistance at the request of the authorities ... Van Oord’s report came just days after Belgian engineering and offshore construction and maintenance company Jan De Nul also encountered refugees in the Mediterranean.

Offshore Wind Ecosystem Fund from Equinor offers $5M in grants for New Yorkers

AM New York 17 Nov 2022
New York City has already committed $191 million to offshore wind projects — including $57 million for the South Brooklyn Marine Terminal project, slated to transform the shipping, warehousing, and manufacturing space into an operations and maintenance hub for offshore wind farms.

Sembcorp Marine forecasts continuing losses

Upstream Online 15 Nov 2022
The offshore and marine contractor had posted a net loss of S$143 million (US$104.18 ... Also, Sembmarine’s wholly owned subsidiary Sembmarine SLP recently secured an exclusive planned preventative maintenance (PPM) contract for Orsted’s Hornsea 2 offshore wind farm project in the UK.

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